Section 9 Playoff Results, Tuesday, February 26th

Boys basketball

Class AA

No. 4 Washingtonville 55, No. 5 Warwick 54

Washingtonville (17-4): Kareem Lubin led the Wizards with 16 points & 10 rebounds. Romeo Aquino added 15 points & 10 rebounds, and Ryan Hendricks added 14 points, 3 rebounds and 3 steals.

Romeo Aquino blocks Zac Goldstein and it turns into a Ryan Graham go-ahead three-pointer with 29 seconds left.

Warwick (13-8): Zac Goldstein led both sides with 19 points, and scored his 1,000th career point. Josiah Joseph added 17.

Washingtonville advances to the Class AA semifinals at Kingston on Thursday at 6 p.m.

Class A

No. 6 Monticello 57, No. 3 Goshen 55

Monticello: Jordan Ruggerio led the Panthers with 14 points, Josh Gattling had 12 points & Dannez Moore had 11.

Goshen: Zack Foley led both teams with 19 points. Tom Colgan had 12 & Eric Romero added 10.

Monticello advances to the Class A semifinals at Minisink Valley tomorrow at 6 p.m.

Class B

No. 2 Marlboro 62, No. 7 Chester 58

Marlboro: Big-man A.J. Musacchio led the Dukes with 20 points and Zach Bayon added a career-high 10 points.

Chester: Junior forward Kevin Stein led both teams with 26 points.

Marlboro advances to the Class B semifinals vs. Highland on Thursday at 6 p.m.

No. 6 Highland 60, No. 3 O’Neill 59

Highland: Dylan Barry hit a 3-point buzzer beater to give Highland the upset win at O’Neill; John Scalo led the Huskies with 17 points. 6-foot-10 center Cameron Ness added 15 points & 17 rebounds.

Dylan Barry’s Game-Winner over O’Neill. Insane.

O’Neill: Darius Boben scored 20 points.

Highland advances to the Class B semifinals at Marlboro on Thursday at 6 p.m.

No. 5 Spackenkill 72, No. 4 Liberty 66

Spackenkill: Jayden Bennermon led the Spartans with 20 points in a furious comeback over Liberty; Ryan Libolt added 18.

Liberty: Ashton Barrett led Liberty with 20 points. Kymanni Dennis added 15. 

Spackenkill advances to the Class B semifinals at Ellenville on Thursday at 6 p.m.

Girls basketball

Class AA

No. 3 Valley Central 54, No. 6 Kingston 20

No stats provided.

Valley Central advances to the Class AA semifinals at Monroe-Woodbury on Thursday at 6 p.m.

No. 5 Newburgh 55, No. 4 Washingtonville 54

No stats provided.

Newburgh advances to the Class AA semifinals at Warwick on Thursday at 6 p.m.

Class B

No. 1 Spackenkill 47, No. 8 Rondout Valley 31

No stats provided.

Spackenkill advances to the Class B semifinals vs. Onteora on Thursday at 6 p.m.

No. 2 Burke Catholic 58, No. 7 O’Neill 36

No stats provided.

Burke Catholic advances to the Class B semifinals at Marlboro on Thursday at 6 p.m.

No. 3 Marlboro 73, No. 6 Highland 56

Marlboro: The Lofaro girls were at it again, combining for 55 points. Erin scored 33, while Lizzy scored 22.  

Highland: Bri Rozzi ends her illustrious career with 27 points.

Marlboro advances to the Class B semifinals vs. Burke Catholic on Thursday at 6 p.m.

No. 4 Onteora 54, No. 5 Fallsburg 46

No stats provided.

Onteora advances to the Class B semifinals vs. Spackenkill on Thursday at 6 p.m.