BALANCED SCORING CARRIES WAVERLY JVs TO 71-29 ROUT OF TRUMANSBURG
By: Tim Birney | Waverly Athletics | January 8, 2020
TRUMANSBURG — Waverly used a balanced attack to roll over Trumansburg in a 71-29 win here Tuesday evening in IAC junior varsity boys basketball action.
Davis Croft scored six points in the first quarter, while Nalen Carling and Liam Traub scored four points apiece, and Thomas Hand and Brennan Traub each knocked down 3-pointers in a 22-1 first-quarter blitz.
Carling scored six points in the second quarter, while Liam Traub added five points, including a 3-pointer, and Declan Murphy added four points in a 21-12 run that extended the Waverly lead to 43-13 at the half.
Carling led Waverly with 16 points and six rebounds, while Liam Traub had 11 points, six assists, and five rebounds, Brady Blauvelt had 11 points and four rebounds, and Croft had nine points, three boards, and two assists.
Hand had six points on a pair of 3-pointers, five steals, and two assists in the win, while Brennan Traub had six points and two assists, Isaiah Bretz added five points, and Murphy chipped in with four points and six rebounds.
Waverly returns to action Friday when it hosts Lansing.
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.