Tag Archives: Basketball

Free throws doom Railroaders in nail-bitter loss

Evan St. Claire is guarded by Brandon Drollette, as he drives the lane

By Dan King The Whitehall boys’ basketball team concluded its regular season with a barnburner of a cross-over game against the Corinth Tomahawks. The Tomahawks were able to top the Railroaders 63-60 in a back and forth affair. Whitehall jumped out to a 14-7 lead at the end of the first quarter, but the Tomahawks […]

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Granville basketball team peaking


The Granville boys basketball team is peaking just in time for Sectional play. The boys defeated Stillwater 60-55 on Monday night to pick up its second win in three games. Granville made 9 of 14 free throws in the final quarter and played spirited defense to hold for its fourth Wasaren League win of the […]

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Boys’ rally falls short against Greenwich

The Granville boys basketball team dug itself out of an early hole and nearly rallied to beat Greenwich last Wednesday. After falling behind 17-4 in the first quarter, Granville fought back, cutting Greenwich’s lead to only three points entering the final quarter, but was unable to get any closer as the Witches held on for […]

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Basketball falls in close match to Salem

Granville started off with a healthy lead against Salem Friday night but fell behind by the end and suffered a 57-47 loss. Following a 19-18 first quarter, the Horde pulled ahead in the second quarter for a score of 34-25 at the half. But Salem outscored Granville 22-4 in the third sealing the win despite […]

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Still searching


Anyone interested in coaching modified basketball for either boys or girls should contact Athletic Director Mike Macura at 642-1051. The school does not have coaches for the grade seven teams and needs to fill those positions as soon as possible.

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hot ticket

Basketball thoughts   While another hot ticket has the nation and probably the world preoccupied, I’m looking forward to Wednesday when the GRanville boys travel to Hoosick Falls. The Panther came to Granville early in the season before the Horde found thier groove and won by 11 or 13, a pretty fair margin. But I recall […]

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Classifieds 11/25/15

Sweeping drug bust nets 11

Drug Bust Press Conference

By Dan King Seven Granville residents were among a group of 11 “mid to high level drug dealers” arrested in […]

Suboxone: A growing scourge in the area


By Dan King Illicit sale and use of Suboxone, a prescription drug used to treat heroin addiction, is a growing […]

McDonald’s future uncertain

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By Dan King The sign along Route 4 telling drivers that a McDonald’s is coming up on the left has […]

Whitehall, Granville close to finalizing chief contract

Whitehall Police

By Dan King and Jamie Norton In September, Granville Police Chief Ernie Bassett was tabbed to take on the same […]

Hampton may use, restore historic cemetery

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By Jamie Norton The town of Hampton is considering an idea that would allow its residents to be buried in […]

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