Boys Basketball Roundup: Cougars top OESJ, 58-43

CANAJOHARIE -Cougars’ center Josh Gonzalez poured in a game-high 28 points to help Canajoharie improve to 3-2 overall and 3-2 against WAC competition with a 58-43 win over Oppenheim-Ephratah on Wednesday.

Dylan Klock connected for three 3-pointers to pace the Wolfpack (3-3 overall, 1-2 WAC).

Canajoharie 58, Oppenheim-Ephratah/St. Johnsville 43

Oppenheim-Ephratah13 9 12 9 – 43

Canajoharie17 15 18 8 – 58

Oppenheim-Ephratah/St. Johnsville

Vicciarelli 2-0-4, Klock 8-0-19, Hart 1-1-3, Blair 1-1-3, Cook 1-0-2, Smith 3-1-9, Moyton 1-0-3. Totals: 17-3-43.

Canajoharie

Folts 1-0-2, Davis 1-0-2, Sala 3-0-9, Anderson 1-0-3, Chapman 1-0-2, Veeder 1-1-4, Ouderkirk 4-0-8, Gonzalez 13-2-28. Totals: 25-3-58.

3-point goals: Oppenheim-Ephratah/St. Johnsville 6 (Klock 3, Smith 2, Moyton); Canajoharie 5 (Sala 3, Anderson, Veeder).

Saratoga Catholic 56, Fort Plain 47

FORT PLAIN -The Saints made the most of 21 Fort Plain turnovers to run their early-season win streak to six games and improve to 4-0 in the WAC North Wednesday.

Luke Spicer led Saratoga Catholic with 14 points, while Brian Hall had 11 and Michael Naughton and Evan Pescetti added 10 points apiece.

Aiden Van Loan led the Hilltoppers (2-4 overall, 1-3 WAC) with 11 points, while Zach Florian added 10.

Saratoga Catholic 56, Fort Plain 47

Saratoga Catholic16 8 13 19 – 56

Fort Plain12 11 5 19 – 47

Saratoga Catholic

Czamecki 1-0-2, Hall 3-5-11, Hmura 2-0-4, Murphy 1-2-3, Naughton 1-1-3, Pescetti 5-0-10, Spicer 3-7-14, VanPatten 1-0-2. Totals: 20-15-56.

Fort Plain

Calbert 3-0-7, Empie 2-2-8, Florian 4-2-10, Orlogio 3-1-7, Stever 2-0-4, VanLoan 3-4-11. Totals: 17-9-47.

3-point goals: Saratoga Catholic 1 (Spicer); Fort Plain 4 (Empie 2, Calbet, Van Loan).