by Alyssa Szalowski
On Friday, February 11, The Plainsmen Boys Varsity Basketball matched up against the Niskayuna Silver Warriors. Shenendehowa also honored the Varsity Basketball and Cheerleading seniors for its annual senior night. The final score of the game was Shen-58, Niskayuna-48.
The Plainsmen (15-0 in the league, 15-1 overall) led the Warriors (6-8 in the league, 6-9 overall) by 7 at the half, 32-25. Shenendehowa’s key players in Friday night’s game were Jose Reyes, Jackson Shea, and Farshad Sarrafi-Nour, scoring clutch 3-pointers, as well as sophomore Ted McCarthy scoring several baskets.
Recognized seniors on the varsity basketball team consisted of Jose Reyes, Matt Pierson, Brian White, and Farshad Sarrafi-Nour.
Senior varsity cheerleaders consisted of Taylor Rao, Ashley Gagnon, Nicole Pedone, Hannah Jones, Mackenzie Barry, Caryle Guyatte, Katrina Baker, Sarah Brodsky, Sarah Nealon, Bethany Meyes, Marlee Mangino, Grace Davila, Cailyn Burke, Victoria Barasone, Steve Taylor, Tyler Rajeski, Bronson Greene, Alec Chatterton, and Caleb Mairs.
The Plainsmen’s next game is Tuesday, February 15th, at Saratoga High School.