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.

Unadilla Valley @ Unatego Boys 1st Round Sectional – FINAL

Congratulations to the Unatego Spartans, who held off the Unadilla Valley Storm tonight, final score 64-56.  Unatego continues on to the next round, taking on Watkins Glen on Saturday.

Congratulations to tonight’s award winners:

NBT Bank Outstanding Offense: Quinn Barnhart – Unatego

Mang Insurance Dynamic Defense: Tyler Butler – Unatego

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

Justin Hofer (UV) 35!!!

Quinn Barnhart (UNA) 21

Tanner Winchester (UNA) 13

Phil Youngs (UNA) 13

Join us Friday night for our next Sectional Match-up.  It will be the Harpursville Lady Hornets taking on the Unadilla Valley Lady Storm.  The Chambers and O’Hara Pregame Show hits the air at 6:45pm and tip-off set for 7pm, live on WCDO AM/FM and WCDO Sports.com!

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!

UV @ Unatego Boys – FINAL

The Unatego Spartans hold on and are victorious over the UV Storm tonight, final score 61-54.

Congratulations to tonight’s award winners:

NBT Bank Outstanding Offense: Justin Hofer (UV) and Phil Youngs (UN)

Mang Insurance Dynamic Defense: Quinn Barnhart (UN)

Leading Scorers in tonight’s game (*All Stats Unofficial*)

Justin Hofer (UV) 23, including 14 in the 4th quarter!

Phil Youngs (UN) 18 and 7 of 8 from the line

Tanner Winchester (UN) 15

Quinn Barnhart (UN) 15

David Dufresne (UV) 14

Join us Friday night for what may just be the BIGGEST game in MAC Girls Basketball this year!  The UV Lady Storm travel to take on the Unatego Lady Spartans at Unatego High School!  Greg Davie calls the action starting around 7pm, and you can catch it all, live on WCDO AM/FM, and streaming online courtesy of SFCU at WCDOSports.com!

UV @ Unatego Boys – Update 3

3 quarters are in the books, and Unatego maintains the lead over UV 53-38.

Leading scorers:

Phil Youngs (UN) 14

Tanner Winchester (UN) 13

Quinn Barnhart (UN) 12

David Dufresne (UV) 12

Justin Hofer (UV) 9

UV @ Unatego Boys – Update 2

At the half, Unatego continues to hold the lead over UV 38-31.

Leading scorers:

Phil Youngs (UN) 14

Tanner Winchester (UN) 11

David Dufresne (UV) 10

Join us for the second half, live on WCDO AM/FM, and streaming online at WCDOSports.com!

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