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!

#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!

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!

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!

Unatego @ BG Boys Update 2

Tyler Butler hits a buzzer beater at the half to pull Unatego ahead 36-30 over BG!

Leading scorers in the game include:

Quinn Barnhart has 13 points, and Tanner Winchester has 8 points for Unatego.

BG has 3 players with 8 points apiece!  Corbin Palmer, Austin Bauerle, and Brooks Harmon.  BG has also gone 12 of 13 from the free throw line.

It’s an exciting game and you can catch the second half on the air at WCDO AM/FM, or stream it on your computer or mobile device 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

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.