WAVERLY'S RALLY FALLS SHORT IN 58-46 LOSS TO NEWARK VALLEY
By: Tim Birney | Waverly Athletics | December 6, 2019
WAVERLY — Waverly trailed by 20 late in the first half, but battled back to within seven midway through the fourth quarter before dropping a season-opening 58-46 decision to IAC South Large School rival Newark Valley here Friday night in IAC boys basketball action.
About the Author
Tim Birney is the founder / owner of River Road Media Group. He was born and raised in the Valley, graduating from Waverly High School in 1984.
Birney earned an Associate's Degree in Journalism from SUNY Morrisville in 1986 and a Bachelor's Degree in Journalism / Public Relations from Utica College of Syracuse University in 1988. He began his newspaper career at The Daily Review in Towanda in 1989, before moving on to The Evening Times in 1995. He spent more than 10 years at the Times, the last four as Managing Editor.
River Road Media Group includes Valley Sports Report (launched Aug. 10, 2009), Tioga County (NY) Sports Report (Aug. 13, 2018), and Northern Tier Sports Report (Aug. 31, 2020). Southern Tier Sports Report is set to launch in 2021.