Brooks Helps Silver Creek Pull Out Win Over CVCS

SINCLAIRVILLE – Things were close in the battle between Silver Creek and Cassadaga Valley on Monday night, but the Lady Black Knights had just a little bit more, thanks to a big night from Jordan Brooks to pull out a 53-44 win in Division 2 girls basketball.

Brooks hit a trio of 3-pointers on the way to 23 points and she completed the double-double with 18 rebounds and added five blocks.

The Lady Black Knights held a 19-13 lead at the half and the Lady Cougars (4-8, 6-11) actually cut the lead to two points at one point, but Silver Creek pulled away late in the game.

Also for the winners, Marissa Donovan had 13 points and also hit the double-double with 15 rebounds.

For the Lady Cougars, Jessie Burch led with 13 points and Shawana Miller had six rebounds.

SILVER CREEK (53)

Brooks 10 3 23, Donovan 5 3 13, Orr 1 0 2, Lewis 3 3 9, Gorka 2 0 4, Pearl 1 0 2. Totals 22 9 53.

CASSADAGA VALLEY (44)

Carroll 2 0 5, Ames 3 2 9, Burch 5 0 13, Brown 2 0 5, Miller 0 2 2 , Braymiller 1 0 2, Johnston 1 0 2, Zink 2 2 6. Totals 16 6 44.

3-point goals: Burch 3, Carroll, Ames, Brown.

Silver Creek 13 6 14 20 – 53

Cassadaga Valley 6 7 16 15 – 44

Jayvees: Silver Creek won

SALAMANCA TOPS C-LV

SALAMANCA – For the first time this season, Salamanca put four players in double figures.

Shae Smith scored 14 points, Alyssa Coustenis 13, Andie Hill 11 and Keely Watt 10 as the Lady Warriors (7-5, 11-6) downed Cattaraugus-Little Valley, 69-17.

Coustenis added seven rebounds, six steals and five assists in a fine all-around performance for the Lady Warriors, who had 32 rebounds and 14 steals.

The Lady Warriors missed their first 10 floor shots, but then regrouped for an 18-2 lead at the end of the first quarter and continued to add on the final three quarters.

CATTARAUGUS-LITTLE VALLEY (17)

Jones 1 0 2, Harvey 1 0 3, Eaton 2 1 6, Morton 2 0 4, K. Brumagin 1 0 2, R. Brumagin 0 0 0, Rolfe 0 0 0, Wabik 0 0 0. Totals 7 1 17.

SALAMANCA (69)

Capron 2 0 4, Hill 5 1 11, Smith 6 2 14, Watt 5 0 10, Coustenis 6 1 13, Huffman 2 1 5, Miller 2 1 5, Sluga 2 2 7. Totals 30 8 69.

3-point goals – Eaton, Harvey.

Cattaraugus-Little Valley 2 4 6 5 – 17

Salamanca 18 20 18 13 – 69

Jayvees: Salamanca 37, Cattaraugus-Little Valley 29.