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Tanagers Edge Greenwich in Season Opener
The Hartford boys basketball team used a big fourth quarter to rally from a 12 point deficit to edge Greeniwch 71-70 in a non-league contest at the Ella Colvin Gymnasium.
Logan Reynolds sunk a free throw in the final seconds to give the Tanagers the win.
Hartford trailed by 11 at the half and 12 heading to the fourth, but outscored the Witches 27-14 in the final stanza on the strength of a 2-3 trapping zone defense.
Reynolds and JP Lavin paced the Tanagers with 17 points each. Ray Harrington added 15 points.
Lavin had a double-double with 10 rebounds. Harrington dished out eight assists.
Jesse Kuzmich led the Witches with 23 points. Jacob Zinn and Jayden Hughes added 11 apiece.
Hartford is 1-0. Greeniwch is 0-1.
Salem Girls Roll Over Waterford in Opener
Salem opened up a 12 point lead in the first quarter and led by 20 at the half as they opened the season with a 62-37 win over Waterford in non-league girls basketball.
The Generals led 19-7 after a quarter and 37-17 at halftime.
Amber Terry had an outstanding game for Salem with 29 points. MaryKate McPhee added 14 for the Generals.
Annabelle Dean pulled down eight boards. Alyssa Vandercar added seven.
High School Bowling
Lake George 4 Granville 0
Fort Edward 4 Whitehall 0
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With the Border Country Sports Blog, I'm Keith Harrington.