WATERTOWN, N.Y. (WWNY) - The Watertown boys' basketball team is hoping a large group of veteran players will spell success this season.
The Cyclones were off to a 3-1 start on the young season, with their latest win coming Monday night over Indian River, 62-51.
The Cyclones are coming off a 9-11 overall record last season.
Coach Jeff Britton is optimistic about the season ahead.
"I think every coach is always optimistic when the season starts. You always have plans that you want to make sure you accomplish during the season, but I think everybody's also realistic that it's going to take time and that's pretty much where we are, also.
There’s more from the coach in the video. Players Ryan Peters and Marlon Hinds-Ventour also share their thoughts on the coming season.
Tuesday’s local scores
Boys’ high school basketball
Sackets Harbor 79, LaFargeville 35
Lyme 67, Thousand Islands 59
South Lewis 47, Belleville Henderson 36
Copenhagen 66, Sandy Creek 59
Lowville 65, General Brown 45
Girls’ high school basketball
Belleville Henderson 36, South Lewis 34
Copenhagen 73, Sandy Creek 26
Lyme 59, Thousand Islands 46
Canton 55, Gouverneur 48
Massena 54, Salmon River 13
Chateaugay 36, Colton-Pierrepont 33
Harrisville 48, Morristown 28
Boys’ high school swimming
Watertown 94, Lowville 66
Beaver River 49, South Jefferson 44
High school wrestling
Indian River 54, South Jefferson/Sandy Creek 33
Watertown 48, Copenhagen 27
Carthage 60, South Lewis 21
General Brown 41, Beaver River 40