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!

MAC Championship – Unatego vs Sidney Boys – Update 1

Billy Kozak drains a LONG 3 pointer at the buzzer and gives Sidney the lead 12-11 at the end of the 1st!  Kellen Komenda has 5 points for Unatego and Brandon Walters leads Sidney with 5.  Join us live on WCDO AM/FM or stream the game online at WCDOSports.com!

#3 Greene @ #2 Unatego – MAC Semifinal – FINAL

The Unatego Spartans get the win tonight 56-46 over the Greene Trojans, and will face the Sidney Warriors on Saturday in the MAC Championship at SUNY Oneonta!

Congratulations to tonight’s award winners:

NBT Bank Outstanding Offense: Tanner Winchester – Unatego

Mang Insurance Dynamic Defense: Kellen Komenda – Unatego

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

Tanner Winchester (U) 18 with 2 three pointers

Brandon Davis (G) 16

Zach Wentlent (G) 11

Kellen Komenda (U) 10

Tyler Butler (U) 8

Join us on Saturday for the MAC Championship games live from SUNY Oneonta!  On the Ladies side, the Unatego Lady Spartans will tangle with the Unadilla Valley Lady Storm, while on the boys side, the Unatego Spartans will take on the Sidney Warriors!  We’ll hit the air at 1:45 Saturday afternoon.  Greg Davie will cover both games live on WCDO AM/FM and of course, streaming worldwide on WCDOSports.com!

Unatego @ BG Boys Final

WOW WHAT A GAME!!!!!!  Unatego holds out to get the win on the BG floor, 72-69.

Congratulations to tonight’s award winners:

NBT Bank Outstanding Offense: Tanner Winchester – Unatego

Mang Insurance Dynamic Defense: Kellen Komenda – Unatego

Tonight top scorers include: (*all stats unofficial*)

Austin Bauerle (BG) 21

Brooks Harmon (BG) 18

Quinn Barnhart (UNA) 17

Tanner Winchester (UNA) 17

Tyler Butler (UNA) 16

Corbin Palmer (BG) 16

Kellen Komenda (UNA) 15

WOW, If you missed this one on the air, you can catch the replay with WCDO Sports on Demand!  Check it out at http://www.wcdoonline.com/wcdo-sports-on-demand.html! We’ll be back with more high school basketball action after the Christmas break!  Have a Merry Christmas, and Happy Holidays from all of here at WCDO Sports!

Unatego @ BG Boys Update 3

at the end of 3, we’ve got an absolute BARN BURNER at the BG gym!  Unatego is up 54-52!

Leading scorers:

Brooks Harmon (BG) 16

Quinn Barnhart (UNA) 15

Austin Bauerle (BG) 14

Tyler Butler (UNA) 12

Kellen Komenda (UNA) 12

Corbin Palmer (BG) 10

Join us for the conclusion of this great game on WCDO Sports!

Oxford @ Unatego Boys – Final

Congratulations to the Unatego Spartans on their win over the Oxford Blackhawks tonight, final score 73-48.

Also congratulations to our award winners in tonight’s game:

NBT Bank Outstanding Offense – Tanner Winchester – Unatego

Mang Insurance Dynamic Defense – Quinn Barnhart – Unatego

Leading Scorers in tonight’s game include: (note* all stats unofficial)

Andrew Golden (OX) – 29 points(!) 

Kellen Komenda (UNA) – 16 points

Tanner Winchester (UNA) – 16 points (w/ 2 three pointers)

Quinn Barnhart (UNA) – 14 points

Tyler Butler (UNA) – 10 points (1 three pointer)

Phil Youngs (UNA) – 9 points

Join us both Thursday and Friday night for more High School Basketball action on WCDO!  Thursday night it’s the Battle of the Lady Warriors!  Walton @ Sidney!  And on Friday night, the Unatego Boys travel to BG!  Both games set for around 7pm on the air at WCDO AM/FM and streaming online at WCDOSports.com

Oxford @ Unatego Boys Update 3

At the end of 3, Unatego leads 52-38 over Oxford.

Leading scorers in the game so far:

Andrew Golden (OX) 25 points!

Tanner Winchester (UNA) 12 points

Kellen Komenda (UNA) 12 points

Quinn Barnhart (UNA) 10 points

Join us for the conclusion of the game on WCDO AM/FM and streaming online at WCDOSports.com!