IAC GIRLS BASKETBALL: WAVERLY KNOCKS OFF BINGHAMTON, 58-41 (15 PHOTOS) (2020-02-11)

Valley Sports Report
WAVERLY — Waverly jumped out to an early lead, then pulled away in the middle two quarters en route to a 58-41 win over Class AA Binghamton here Tuesday night in non-league girls basketball action.

Junior Sidney Tomasso scored six points in the first quarter, and freshman Kennedy Westbrook added four points to help the Lady Wolverines to an 18-11 lead after the first eight minutes.

Westbrook scored six points in the second quarter, while Tomasso canned a 3-pointer and scored five points, and senior Paige Lewis added a 3-pointer in an 18-9 run that gave Waverly a 36-20 lead at the half.

Senior Gianna Picco drained a pair of 3-pointers in the third quarter, and Tomasso added five points, including her second 3-pointer, to fuel a 17-5 blitz that extended the Lady Wolverines’ lead to 53-25 heading into the final eight minutes.

Tomasso led a balanced Waverly attack with 18 points, while Westbrook scored 10 points, sophomore Olivia Nittinger had eight points, senior Morgan Adams added seven points, and Picco and Lewis chipped in with six points apiece.

Xaneya Thomas led Binghamton with 18 points.

Waverly, now 14-3, returns to action Thursday at Watkins Glen.

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IN PHOTO 1: Waverly’s Sidney Tomasso. … PHOTOS COURTESY OF DAVID ALLIGER — TRAVELING PORTRAITS PHOTOGRAPHY.