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.

Harpursville @ Afton – Final

Congratulations to the Harpursville Hornets on the win tonight, beating Afton 45-38.

Tonight’s Top Scorers:

Mason Dean (H) – 16 points

Mitch Decker (A) – 15 points on 5 three-pointers

Congratulations to tonight’s award winners:

NBT Bank Outstanding Offense – Mason Dean – Harpursville

Mang Insurance Dynamic Defense – Mitch Decker – Afton

Join us Thursday night when we again feature the Afton Crimson Knights.  They will take on the Bainbrige-Guilford Bobcats at BG.  The Chambers and O’Hara pregame show is anticipated in the 6:45 – 7:00pm range.  We’ll see you then!

Harpursville @ Afton Update 3

At the end of 3, Harpursville leads 35-30.

Leading Scorers:

Mason Dean (Harp) – 12 points

Mitch Decker (Afton) – 9 points on 3 three-pointers

Join us for the conclusion of this game on the air at WCDO, and streaming live at WCDOSports.com!

Harpursville @ Afton Update 1

Harpursville leads 20-12 at the end of the 1st quarter.

Leading scorers so far include:

Mason Dean (Harp) – 7 points

Mitch Decker (Afton) –  6 points on 2 three-pointers

John Andrews (Harp) – 5 points

Join us for the game on the air at WCDO, or streaming online at WCDOSports.com!

WCDO Sports Congratulates High School Football Student Athlete Award Winners

WCDO Sports broadcast 19 local High School football games, featuring a total of 16 local and area varsity football 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, three separate awards are given to outstanding players. WCDO Sports would like to thank NBT Bank, The Catalog Outlet Stores, and Smith Insurance of Sidney for supporting the player of the game awards program throughout the season with the NBT Bank Outstanding Offense award, The Catalog Outlet Dynamic Defense award, and The Smith Insurance All-Purpose Player award. A total of 57 awards were given this season honoring 41 student athletes from 14 area schools.

Sidney Warriors:
The Sidney Warriors (6-3) had 9 athletes recognized for a total of 16 awards this season. Nate McDonald brought home a team leading 4 awards, 2 offense and 2 all-purpose. Billy Kozak had a total of 3 awards, one in each category. Jerrid Cubby and Brandon Walters were awarded twice each, Cubby for Defense, and Walters the all purpose player. Pat Vibbard and Austin McCarroll were each awarded an Offensive player of the game award . Michael Chase and Damien Zimmer each received a Defensive Player of the game award, and Austin Dean was honored as an All-Purpose Player. Congratulations to the Sidney Warriors on their season.

Unatego Spartans:
The Unatego Spartans (6-3) had 6 athletes recognized for a total of 9 awards this season. Tyler Butler brought home a team leading 3 awards, 2 All-purpose and 1 Offense. David VanAlstine was awarded offensive player twice. Josh Feyerabend was awarded an Offensive player, and Ethan Barber, Norman Andaya, and Derek Liner each brought home a Defensive award apiece. Congratulations to the Unatego Spartans on their season.

Harpursville Hornets:
The Harpursville Hornets (7-2) had 6 athletes recognized for a total of 7 awards this season. Steven Lee brought home a team leading 2 awards, 1 Offense and 1 All Purpose. John Andrews was awarded an Offense player. Taylor Niles and Dylan McCaffrey were awarded Defensive player, while Mason Dean and Devon Dean each were awarded an All-Purpose player. Congratulations to the Harpursville Hornets on their season.

Bainbridge Bobcats:
The Bainbridge Bobcats (5-4) had 5 athletes recognized for a total of 8 awards this season. Jake Mazzarella brought home a team leading 3 awards, 2 All-Purpose and 1 Offense. Justin Cirigliano and Corbin Palmer with an Offensive award each, and Mike Nordberg and Cole Webb with a Defensive each. Congratulations to the Bainbridge Bobcats on their season.

Groton Indians:
While outside of our typical coverage, the Groton Indians figured prominently into WCDO Sports broadcasts during the final weekends of play, defeating Bainbridge-Guilford on 10/19 and Harpursville on 10/27. Three Groton players brought home a total of 4 nods for player of the game awards. Zeke Wright was awarded twice, (one in each game) one for defensive play on 10/19 and one for offensive play on 10/27. Joey Scaglione was awarded the offensive player 10/19 and Zack Didrickson the Defensive player 10/27.

Chenango Forks Blue Devils:
The Chenango Forks Blue Devils were featured in two broadcasts this season as Unatego traveled to Chenango Forks on 9/1 and Chenango Forks took on Sidney on 10/5. Three Chenango Forks athletes were awarded a total of four awards in these two games. Isaiah Zimmer won an Offense and on All Purpose Player award. Jack Sherwood was awarded a defense and Cody DeOrdio an All Purpose Player.

Other Area Schools:
A total of 9 awards were awarded in 8 other area schools. Norwich players Zan Stewart and Grant Brightman received an Offense and a Defense respectively. Offensive awards were also awarded to Dylan Guttierez of Waverly and Mike Beckwith of Greene. Defensive awards were also awarded to Devlin Farr of Newark Valley, Mike Beers of Walton, and Justin Hofer of Unadilla Valley. All Purpose Player awards went to Ben Denison of Delhi and Ryan Vergason of Tioga.

WCDO Sports will be back with more local sports broadcasts featuring both Men’s and Women’s Varsity Basketball teams this upcoming season. Games can be heard on the air at 100.9 FM and 1490 AM. Games are also streamed courtesy of SFCU 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.