Category Archives: Boys Basketball

Darby wins Mr. Basketball, All-LHBCA first team awards (with video)

Shion Darby became the first Peekskill basketball player since Elton Brand in 1997 to receive the Section 1’s Mr. Basketball award, which was revealed at the annual Lower Hudson Basketball Coaches Association banquet on Tuesday night. Darby highlighted the evening, which honored the top players from the 2018-19 season. Darby averaged 25 points, five rebounds and five assists as a

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Championship Weekend Rewind: Relive 6 unforgettable Section 1 finals

Six championship basketball games. Five came down to the final possession. The other was a three-point game entering the fourth quarter. In another year of controversy surrounding the Section 1 Basketball Tournament, the drama on the court drowned it all out. WHAT’S NEXT: NYSPHSAA Basketball Tournament Schedule Take a look back on Championship Weekend from Pace University, as seen on

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What’s next: Full NYSPHSAA basketball tournament schedule for Section 1 champs

The march to Binghamton for the NYSPHSAA Boys Basketball Final Four — and to Troy for the Girls Championship weekend — begins for nine Section 1 champions this week. Here’s a look at the full schedule of games for the local teams. For a complete look at the brackets for the entire state, visit: NYSPHSAA Boys Brackets: RoadtoGlensFalls.comNYSPHSAA Girls Brackets: RoadtoTroy.com MONDAY,

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Video: Dobbs Ferry, Blind Brook rally in 2nd half for semifinal wins

Day 2 of Championship Week at the Westchester County Center featured three more dramatic finishes in a quadruple-header of action. After the Somers girls stormed past second-seeded Panas in the Class A semifinal opener, 39-27, top-seeded Tappan Zee slipped past rival Pearl River, 38-35, on a missed 3-pointer at the buzzer. Photo credit: Erin Locascio (@EDLphotography) Brackets: Section 1 Girls

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Empire Invitational brings major talent to showcase at Iona Prep, Mount St. Michael

Dozens of the region’s elite basketball recruits will take the court this weekend in the Empire Invitational, a two-day, eight-game showcase. Westtown (Pa), Brewster Academy, Roselle Catholic (NJ) and Ranney School (NJ) headline this year’s event, which begins with two games on Saturday at Iona Prep and six games on Sunday at Mount St. Michael. Tickets for the event can

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Inside Bracketology: Section 1 boys basketball strength of schedule

Bracketology calculates a teams ratio based on the opponents they’ve faced, issuing Bonus Points to determine their Ratio for postseason seeding. You can find the latest Bracketology standings for Section 1 boys basketball here. Below is a look at a slightly different number: the combined overall wins and losses for every game played to date in Section 1, sorted by

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Iona Prep wins Slam Dunk, Byram salvages split, Ossining girls survive

After winning at the buzzer on Wednesday night, Iona Prep held its breath on the final shot in Thursday’s Slam Dunk Tournament final. The Gaels hung on for a 65-62 win over Newburgh at the Westchester County Center as the Goldbacks’ buzzer-beating attempt from 3-point range fell short of the rim. VIDEO HIGHLIGHTS: Will Rubin took home MVP honors for

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