H.S. basketball wrapping up regular season

By Mike Wertman, Sports Writer Posted 12 February 2023 at 8:17 am

Regular season high school basketball action will wind up this coming week.

In the Niagara-Orleans League, undefeated (10-0) Newfane has already locked up outright possession of the boys’ championship while unbeaten (10-0) Wilson has clinched at least a tie for the girls’ title.

The title is the third in the last six years for Newfane. The Panthers shared the crown with Albion at 9-3 during the 2019-20 season and with Medina at 10-2 during the 2017-18 campaign.

The championship is Wilson’s fifth in a row and 13th in the last 14 years.

The Section V tournament seeding meetings are scheduled for Friday and the Section VI meetings for Saturday.

Weekly Schedule
Boys Basketball – Byron-Bergen at Albion, 6:30 p.m.; Holley at Mt. Morris, Red Jacket at Kendall, 7 p.m.
Girls Basketball– RAC at Kendall, 4:30 p.m.

Boys Basketball – Medina at Wilson, 6 p.m.; Barker at Roy-Hart, Akron at Newfane, 6:30 p.m.
Girls Basketball – Wilson at Medina, Roy-Hart at Barker, Newfane at Akron, 6:30 p.m.; Elba at Lyndonville, Holley at Attica, Kendall at Alexander, 7 p.m.

Boys Basketball – Albion at Akron, 6:30 p.m.; Lyndonville at Elba, Holley at Attica, Alexander at Kendall, 7 p.m.
Girls Basketball – Akron at Albion, 6:30 p.m.

Boys Basketball – Newfane at Medina, Wilson at Barker, 6:30 p.m.
Girls Basketball – Barker at Wilson, 6 p.m.; Medina at Newfane, 6:30 p.m.

N-O Basketball Standings
Boys – Newfane 10-0, Albion 7-4, Roy-Hart 7-4, Akron 5-5, Barker 3-7, Wilson 3-7, Medina 1-9
Girls  – Wilson 10-0, Akron 8-2, Newfane 5-5, Albion 5-6, Medina 4-6, Barker 2-8, Roy-Hart 2-9.