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SCORES Boys Basketball Suffolk

Centereach vs Ward Melville

Friday January 27, 2023 at Ward Melville

Overall 13 - 8 | Conference 10 - 6

Overall 11 - 9 | Conference 7 - 9

Teams 1 2 3 4 1OT 2OT 3OT F
Centereach 12 15 15 15 0 0 0 57
Ward Melville 6 10 21 16 0 0 0 53

Top performers CR: Zheng 14, Buzaid 13, McCarthy 9, Kiernan 7, Grant 6, Torres 6, Norman 2. Totals 7-9-57. WM: Beaton 17, Lynch 16, Chitkara 5, Velez 5, Raghurama 3, Sano 3, Hughes 2, Kilduff 2. Totals 16-4-53. Three-pointers: CR 9 (Buzaid 4, Zheng 4, McCarthy); WM 4 (Beaton, Chitkara, Sano, Velez)

HIGHLIGHTS

Centereach 57, Ward Melville 53: Derek Zheng scored 14 points and Chris Buzaid added 13 points to lead Centereach (8-5) to a playoff berth in Suffolk II. Tim McCarthy scored nine points and Will Kiernan added seven. Lorenzo Beaton scored 17 points for Ward Melville (5-7).

GAME STATS

Centereach FGs 3Pts Fts Assist Reb Points
Derek Zheng 1 4 0 0 0 14
Christoper Buzaid 0 4 1 0 0 13
Tim McCarthy 2 1 2 0 0 9
Will Kiernan 2 0 3 0 0 7
Evan Grant 1 0 4 0 0 6
Xander Torres 0 0 6 0 0 6
Logan Norman 1 0 0 0 0 2
Ward Melville FGs 3Pts Fts Assist Reb Points
Lorenzo Beaton 5 1 4 0 0 17
Devin Lynch 7 0 2 0 0 16
Luke Chitkara 0 1 2 0 0 5
Lorenzo Velez 1 1 0 0 0 5
Neelesh Raghurama 1 0 1 0 0 3
Ben Sano 0 1 0 0 0 3
Eddie Hughes 1 0 0 0 0 2
Aidan Kilduff 1 0 0 0 0 2