Sports Scores: Tough Day for North Country Teams
The playoff push ended for many teams throughout the north country on Saturday.
Two north country boys hockey teams suffered losses in state final four competition.
Bishop McQuaid beat Massena 5-1 and John Jay Cross River beat St. Lawrence Central 6-4.
In high school basketball playoffs, Beaver River's championship season ended Saturday with a 65-42 loss to Moravia.
Beaver River scored the first four points, but Moravia responded with a 25 point run, with Beaver River only able to score another two. By the end of the first quarter, the score was 25-6.
As well, Beaver River had trouble with three point shots, dropping only one during the game.
The Beavers finished the season with a 21-2 record.
(Click on the picture for highlights from both hockey games and the Beaver River contest.)
Boys High School Basketball
Moravia 65 Beaver River 42
Watervliet 73 OFA 58
Argyle 71 Madrid Waddington 59
Girls High School Basketball
Fort Edward 64 Hammond 45
Salmon River 73 Watervliet 65
Troy 63 Massena 45
Boys High School Hockey
John Jay-Cross River 6 St. Lawrence Central 4
Bishop McQuaid 5 Massena 1
Women's College Hockey
Cornell 4 St. Lawrence 2
Men's College Lacrosse
SUNY Potsdam 10 SUNY Morrisville 4
Clarkson 5 SUNY Brockport 4
Women's College Lacrosse
Utica College 11 SUNY Potsdam 7
Saturday, August 30, 2014, Watertown, NY