FDR boys basketball couldn’t swing it against Highland, falling 57-51 behind 20 turnovers. “We have not been setting the tone lately, and we let the team dictate their style instead of ours,” coach Kevin Hart told The Observer.
FDR’s Lady Presidents basketball also fell to Highland, 61-53, in overtime.
Red Hook girls basketball almost took a huge game before they fell 46-43 to Wallkill, the top-ranked Class A girls basketball team in the state, per the New York Sportswriters Association. The Lady Raiders had an opportunity to tie the game with a three in the final seconds, but it did not sink. Julianne Wilkinson led all scorers with 17 points.
Red Hook boys basketball managed to topple Wallkill, 73-43.