WCDO Sports Congratulates this years’ Boys Basketball “Player of the Game” award winners

WCDO Sports, a division of WCDO Broadcasting Inc. based in Sidney, broadcast 14 local High School Boys Basketball games, featuring a total of 11 local and area varsity basketball programs as they competed throughout the season. Games can be followed throughout the season both on-the-air on WCDO 100.9 FM and 1490 AM, as well as online at WCDORadio.com. During the post-game of each broadcast, two separate awards are given to outstanding players. WCDO Sports would like to thank NBT Bank and Mang Insurance for supporting the player of the game awards program throughout the season with the NBT Bank Outstanding Offense award, and The Mang Insurance Dynamic Defense award. A total of 28 awards were given this season honoring 17 student athletes from 7 area schools.

Unatego Spartans:
The Unatego Spartans are the 2012/2013 MAC Champions. The Unatego Spartans had 5 athletes recognized for a total of 12 awards this season. Quinn Barnhart led the team with 4 awards, 2 for offense and 2 for defense. Tanner Winchester won 3 offensive awards, while Phil Youngs received 2, one for offense and one for defense. Kellen Komenda received 2 defensive awards and Tyler Butler picked one up on defense as well.

Sidney Warriors:
The Sidney Warriors had 5 athletes recognized for a total of 10 awards this season. Damian Zimmer brought home a team leading 3 awards for Defense. Brandon Walters, Bill Kozak, and Hunter Sowersby brought home 2 awards each this season. Walters for offense, Kozak for offense, and Sowersby for defense. Joe Matzel also earned an offensive award. Congratulations to the Sidney Warriors on their season!

Other Area Schools:
A total of 5 awards were awarded in 4 other area schools. At Bainbridge-Guilford, Corbin Palmer received an offensive and Brooks Harmon a defensive player of the game. Harpursville’s Mason Dean brought home an offensive award, while Afton’s Mitch Decker received a defensive award. Unadilla Valley’s Justin Hofer also received an offensive award this season.

WCDO Sports will be back with more local sports broadcasts in the upcoming seasons. Games can be heard on the air at 100.9 FM and 1490 AM. Games are also streamed on the internet at WCDOSports.com. WCDO Sports says “Congratulations and Well Done!” to all Student Athletes throughout our area on their accomplishments this season, and thanks the Coaches, Parents, and Volunteers who make School Athletics possible throughout our local area. WCDO Sports also thanks the many local businesses who recognize the importance of supporting School Athletics and make the broadcasts throughout football and basketball seasons possible.

MAC Championship – Unatego vs Sidney Boys – FINAL

This was a hard fought, back and forth overtime game all the way through with 16 lead changes and 9 ties in the game!  Congratulations to the Unatego Spartans, winning the MAC Championship for the 2nd year in a row!  Final score 53-50!

Congratulations to today’s award winners:

NBT Bank Outstanding Offense: Quinn Barnhart – Unatego

Mang Insurance Dynamic Defense: Phil Youngs – Unatego

Leading scorers in today’s game (*All stats unofficial*)

Joe Matzel (Sid) 17

Quinn Barnhart (Una) 12

Kellen Komenda (Una) 12

Damian Zimmer (Sid) 12

Tanner Winchester (Una) 11

Tyler Butler (Una) 11

Brandon Walters (Sid) 9

Join us again Tuesday night as we enter Sectional play!  Get the complete schedule as it’s announced on the sports page at WCDORadio.com!  Greg Davie is back to call the action Tuesday night, live on WCDO AM/FM and streaming online at WCDOSports.com!

MAC Championship – Unatego vs Sidney Boys – Update 3

At the end of 3 quarters, Sidney leads Unatego 32-30!  Kellen Komenda (Una) leads the scoring with 10 points, Damian Zimmer (Sid) and Joe Matzel (Sid) both have 9 points and Quinn Barnhart (Una) has 6.  As we are about to post this, Unatego has tied it back up 32-32….. Join us for the exciting 4th quarter of the MAC Championship, live on WCDO AM/FM and streaming online at WCDOSports.com!

MAC Championship – Unatego vs Sidney Boys – Update 2

At the half, Unatego leads Sidney 21-19!  These teams have swapped the lead 4 times in the first half.  Leading scorers in the game include Kellen Komenda (Una) 8 points with 2 three-pointers, Joe Matzel (Sid) has 6, and Brandon Walters (Sid) has 5.  The 2nd half is coming up on WCDO AM/FM and WCDOSports.com!

Sidney @ Unatego – Final

Sidney gets the win at Unatego tonight, final score 61-48.

If you missed the game on the air, you can catch the replay out of the archives with WCDO Sports on Demand at http://wcdoonline.com/wcdo-sports-on-demand.html

Congratulations to tonight’s award winners:

NBT Bank Outstanding Offense: Joe Matzel – Sidney

Mang Insurance Dynamic Defense: Damian Zimmer – Sidney

Leading scorers in tonight’s game (*all stats unofficial*)

Quinn Barnhart (Una) 16

Billy Kozak (Sid) 14

Joe Matzel (Sid) 14

Tanner Winchester (Una) 10

Tyler Butler (Una) 9

Join us again next Thursday and Friday as we follow the Bainbridge-Guilford @ Sidney matchups.  The girls play on Thursday night and the boys on Friday.  Both games are set for a Chambers and O’hara pregame show at around 7pm on WCDO AM/FM and streaming online at WCDOSports.com!

Sidney @ Unatego – Update 3

At the end of 3, Sidney continues to lead on the Unatego floor, 49-35.

Leading scorers:

Billy Kozak (Sid) 13

Joe Matzel (Sid) 12

Tanner Winchester (Una) 10

Quinn Barnhart (Una) 10

Join us for the 4th quarter on the air at WCDO AM/FM, or stream it online at WCDOSports.com!

UV @ Sidney Boys – Final

A great game at the Sidney High School gym tonight!  Sidney gets the come-from-behind win tonight, outscoring UV 48-35.  If you missed this one, don’t forget, you can catch the replay anytime from the archives with WCDO Sports on Demand!  Check it out at http://wcdoonline.com/wcdo-sports-on-demand.html

Congratulations to tonight’s award winners:

NBT Bank Outstanding Offense: Bill Kozak – Sidney

Mang Insurance Dynamic Defense: Hunter Sowersby – Sidney

Leading Scorers tonight include (*All Stats Unofficial*)

Bill Kozak (Sid) 14

Damian Zimmer (Sid) 11

Joe Matzel (Sid) 9

Kurt Haycook (UV) 7

 

Join us again on Tuesday night for a women’s match-up as the Sidney Lady Warriors travel to Afton to take on the Lady Crimson Knights.  We’ll hit the air semi early with the Chambers and O’Hara pregame show set for around 6:00pm (dependent on how timely the previous JV game(s) run)  We’ll see you Tuesday night!

UV @ Sidney Update 2

Sidney puts the points on the board in the 3rd quarter to lead 34-28!  Sidney is led by Bill Kozak and Joe Matzel with 7 points apiece.  David Dufresne leads UV with 6.  Join us for the conclusion of this great game on the air at WCDO AM/FM and online at http://www.WCDOSports.com!