Friends Academy defeats boys; girls win against Friends
The tournament run by the Haldane boys’ basketball team ended on Friday (March 7) at Beacon High School, where it lost to Friends Academy, a private Quaker school in Locust Valley (Long Island), 71-49. (See MSG Varsity for video highlights).
The next morning, on Saturday (March 8), the Haldane girls team won the Class C regional finals to advance to the final four with a victory at New Rochelle High School over Friends, 46-38 (video highlights at MSG Varsity). The Blue Devils came back after being down two at the half.
The Haldane girls (16-6) next play Chautauqua Lake (winner of the Far Western regional) on Saturday, March 15 at 12:30 p.m. at Hudson Valley Community College in Troy. The winner advances to the state championship game.