This week brought a full slate of action for Averill Park sports! The AP boys’ basketball team had a big week to begin their regular season. On 11/28, they took down South Glens Falls 90-60 behind a huge 33-point effort from Zach Price. Avery Pascucci also had 10 points in the win. The Warriors followed this win on 11/30 by ousting Ballston Spa 51-44. AP finished the game on a 16-2 comeback run. Pascucci led the way with 17 points and Price recorded 12 more for the Warriors. AP will next take on Albany on 12/7.
Girls’ basketball defeated Ballston Spa 61-51 on 11/30. Kelsey Wood scored 27 points and EmmaLee Morgan had 13 of her own in the victory. Up next for AP is Albany on 12/7.
The Capital District Jets hockey team took on the Storm, another merged team from Guilderland, Mohonasen, Schalmont, Scotia-Glenville, and Voorheesville on 11/30. The Jets fell 4-3 in a tight match that saw its end after an overtime goal in the final seconds. AP senior Tristan Shelhamer scored twice in the loss. On 12/1, the Jets fell to Albany Academy 7-1. AP freshman Kyle Millington assisted the lone goal for the Jets.
The wrestling team fell to Shen 48-26 on 11/28. On 11/30 and 12/1, AP competed in the Clyde Cole tournament. Andrew Lee, Dom Paradise, Sean Malenfant, Mason Lumbra, and Xavier Graham all placed fourth in the tournament.
Make sure to some out and support AP in their upcoming games. Go Warriors!