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Boys basketball roundup: Felix Riascos leads Roosevelt to boys basketball win

12:00 AM, Dec. 08, 2012 EST

Felix Riascos scored a game-high 25 points as the host Franklin D. Roosevelt High School boys basketball team defeated Ellenville, 77-45, on Friday.

Ruben Jimenez added 17 points and Ishmael Chisholm scored 12 for the Presidents (2-0).

"I thought our defensive intensity in the second half was solid and was a difference in the game," Roosevelt coach Kevin Hart said. Marlboro 81, John A. Coleman Catholic 53 -- Junior Zach Sakadelis scored a game-high and career-high 20 points as the visiting Iron Dukes opened the season with a victory. Alex Smith had 15 points, seven rebounds and four assists for Marlboro. Tyler Banks contributed 11 points for Marlboro. Marlboro faces Pine Plains in the Danny "Butterfly" Washington Showcase at Newburgh Free Academy at 4 p.m. today. "I'm looking forward to it," Marlboro coach Mike Koehler said. "It should be a good atmosphere starting the season in a game like this. It should be fun." Beacon 62, Monroe-Woodbury 58 -- Junior Tyree Burns had 13 points, 10 rebounds and two blocks as the host Bulldogs won in their annual Terrence Wright Memorial Tournament. Beacon will face North Rockland in the tournament final at 1:30 p.m. today. North Rockland defeated John Jay, 63-37, in the tournament's other game. John Jay will face Monroe-Woodbury in the consolation game at 1 p.m. Elijah Hughes added 14 points, seven rebounds and four steals for Beacon (2-0). Tavon Luster contributed 12 points and four steals. Brandon Schneider scored 10 points in John Jay's loss. New Paltz 69, Onteora 53 -- C.J. Burke recorded 17 points to lead a balanced Huguenots effort in the home win. Austin Stewart and and Aden Gilmour each scored 14 in the win, and Kenna Gilmour added 10. Fieldston 78, Haldane 49 -- The Blue Devils (1-1) fell in the opening round of the Briarcliff Booster Club tournament, despite Stephen Zalys' 12 points. Rondout Valley 54, Webutuck 18 -- Vincent McDonald's 10 points paced the Warriors (0-2) in the home loss. Webutuck will visit John A. Coleman Catholic on Tuesday.

Oakwood Friends Academy 49, Upton Lake 47 -- Deionte Davis had a game-high 21 points and hit two free throws with seven seconds left to give host Oakwood the win.

Tony Zou added 18 points for Oakwood (2-1).

Cheshire 61, Trinity-Pawling 56 -- Aidan O'Sullivan scored a team-high 16 points, but the host Pride lost.

Ryan Yearwood and Tyronne Smith had 11 points apiece for Trinity-Pawling (2-1).

 

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Boys Basketball

Rank School Record
1 Red Hook Central High School
Red Hook, NY
7-1-0
2 Arlington High School
Lagrangeville, NY
6-3-0
3 Beacon High School
Beacon, NY
8-3-0
4 Our Lady of Lourdes High School
Poughkeepsie, NY
4-4-0
5 Marlboro Central High School
Marlboro, NY
3-2-0

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