Watervliet scored the final five points of the game to defeat Lansingburgh 58-52 in a Colonial Council girls basketball game Tuesday, Jan. 8.
Raynelle Davis scored 13 points, and Makayla Milligan contributed 12 points for the Cannoneers. Autumn Anderson netted 14 points for the Lady Knights, who closed the gap to one point with less than one minute left in the fourth quarter. Patience Riley chipped in with 11 points for Lansingburgh, and Madison Teta added 10 points.
Elsewhere in the Colonial Council, Catholic Central pulled away late to defeat Voorheesville 48-42. Sarah Mattefield had 12 points, and Riqiya Harris added 11 points for the Crusaders. Olivia Barringer poured in 19 points for the Blackbirds.
Mohonasen jumped out to a 26-8 halftime lead and defeated Cobleskill-Richmondville 54-31. Breanna Lott led the Mighty Warriors with 20 points, and Sam Purzycki contributed 11 points. Sabrina Pressley paced the Bulldogs with 11 points.
Academy of the Holy Names led 19-6 after the first quarter and cruised to a 53-31 victory over Albany Academy for Girls. Eleanor Cepiel, Lauren Ladopoulos and Cassandra Paul led a balanced Holy Names attack with eight points apiece. Aaliyah Juste scored 13 points for Albany Academy for Girls.
Ravena-Coeymans-Selkirk closed the game on a 16-4 run to defeat Ichabod Crane 45-30. Lauren Sanderson had 16 points, and Grace Engel scored 11 points for RCS. Kyla Elliott paced Ichabod Crane with 12 points.
Schalmont powered past Cohoes 48-27 behind 17 points from Payton Graber and 12 points from Haley Burchhardt. Shawna Ferris and Olivia Huneau each netted eight points for Cohoes.