WAVERLY JVs RIDES BIG SECOND QUARTER TO 46-30 WIN OVER S-VE
By: Tim Birney | Waverly Athletics | January 15, 2020
Valley Sports Report
WAVERLY — Waverly shook off a slow start with a big second quarter en route to a 46-30 win over Spencer-VanEtten here Tuesday evening in IAC South junior varsity girls basketball action.
S-VE led 10-8 after the first eight minutes, but the second quarter was all Waverly.
Ashlen Croft scored seven points, while Paige Robinson scored six points, Peyton Shaw added four points, and Addison Westbrook drained a 3-pointers to fuel a 21-6 run that put the junior Lady Wolverines ahead 29-16 at the half.
S-VE trimmed a point off the lead in the third quarter, but still trailed by 12, at 38-26, heading into the final eight minutes.
Alyvia Daddona scored four points in the fourth quarter as Waverly sealed the win with an 8-4 spurt in the stanza.
Robinson led Waverly with 15 points, while Shaw scored 10, Croft had eight points, Daddona added seven, and Westbrook chipped in with six points.
Waverly hosts Dryden Friday night.
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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.