The Oneonta girls basketball team rallied to defeat Waverly 48-42 at home, with Selene Wellman leading with 18 points and Jordan Bellinger contributing 17 points, eight rebounds, and four assists. Hayden LeFever and Isabella Giacomelli also made significant contributions. Schenevus, Cherry Valley-Springfield, Hunter-Tannersville, and Bainbridge-Guilford also secured victories in their respective matches.

By the Numbers
  • Oneonta's Selene Wellman scored 18 points, Jordan Bellinger scored 17 points, and Hayden LeFever pulled down 16 rebounds with six points.
  • Schenevus' Autumn Burton had 21 points while Sam Barrett and Amber Burton added 11 and 9 points, respectively, in their win.
  • Cherry Valley-Springfield's Morgan Huff scored 24 points, and Hunter-Tannersville's Julia Legg had a game-high of 19 points.
  • Bainbridge-Guilford's Jayslin Henderson tallied 14 points, nine rebounds, and six steals while Johnna Henderson had 12 points and six steals.
State of Play
  • Oneonta advances to 6-9 and will visit Susquehanna Valley on Friday.
  • Schenevus will host Laurens/Milford on Wednesday.
  • Cherry Valley-Springfield will visit Charlotte Valley, while Franklin will be at South Kortright both on Thursday.
  • Hunter-Tannersville secured a victory on the road against Roxbury.
  • Bainbridge-Guilford improves to 8-7 and will host Greene on Friday, while Walton/Downsville falls to 8-8 and will visit Deposit-Hancock on Wednesday.
Bottom Line

The Oneonta girls' basketball team, along with other victorious teams, showcased impressive performances, highlighting the competitive spirit and skill in high school basketball. These wins position the teams strategically within their leagues, setting the stage for an exciting season.