TRAUB BROTHERS LEAD WAVERLY JVs TO A 63-33 WIN OVER LANSING
By: Tim Birney | Waverly Athletics | January 11, 2020 | Photo courtesy David Alliger
WAVERLY — Brennan Traub and Liam Traub combined for 37 points to lead Waverly to a 63-33 win over Lansing here Friday night in IAC Large School junior varsity boys basketball action.
Liam Traub drained a pair of first-quarter 3-pointers and scored eight points, and Brennan Traub made one 3-pointer and scored five points to help the junior Wolverines to a 18-16 lead after the first eight minutes.
Brennan Traub pumped in two more 3-pointers and scored 10 points in the second quarter, and Nalen Carling and Brady Blauvelt scored four points apiece to fuel a 22-8 run that put the junior Wolverines ahead 40-24 at the half.
Waverly put the game away with a 23-5 blitz in the third quarter. Seven different players put their name in the scorebook in the stanza for the Wolverines, led by Davis Croft, who had seven points, and Brennan Traub, who had five.
Brennan Traub led Waverly with 21 points, while Liam Traub had 16 points, five rebounds, three steals, and three assists, and Croft had 12 points and five rebounds
Carling added eight points and 10 rebounds in the win, and Blauvelt chipped in with seven points and five boards.
Waverly travels to S-VE Tuesday.
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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.