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2017 Womens Basketball Photos

Plattsburgh State Cardinals Vs Buffalo State Bengals

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Plattsburgh State's Frannie Merkel (20) with the jumper along the baseline as part of a 15 point night. It would be the Plattsburgh State Cardinals hosting the Buffalo State Bengals in SUNYAC. It would be a game that would be tightly contested as the Cardinals would trail 20-15 after the 1st quarter. Meanwhile in the second quarter the Cardinals would fight back and win the quarter 10-6 and only trail 26-25 at the intermission. The third and fourth quarters would be even as they both would score 20 and 17 respectful in the quarters. As the Cardinals would fall 63-62. In the losing effort Frannie Merkel would lead the way with 15 points as the Cardinals fall to 1-4 on the season. Gallery

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Plattsburgh State's Taylor Durnin (10) with the wide open three pointer as part of a 13 point night. Gallery

Cardinal Classic Third Place Game
Plattsburgh State Cardinals Vs Clarkson Golden Knights

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Plattsburgh Sate's Taylor Durnin (10) with the off balance shot as she is falling to the court. It would be the third place game of the Cardinal Classic as the Plattsburgh State Cardinals would take on the Clarkson Golden Knights. The game would be tight from the start as the Golden Knights would have the 19-16 lead after the first quarter. In the second quarter the Cardinals would fight back and win the quarter 16-12 and have the 32-31 lead at intermission. When the teams came back for the second half the Golden Knights would regain the lead by winning the quarter 15-13 and have the 46-45 lead. In the fourth quarter the Golden Knights would be to much for the Cardinals as they won the quarter 18-14 as the Cardinals fall 64-59. In the losing effort Frannie Merkel would lead the way with seven points as the Cardinals would fall to 0-2 on the season. Gallery

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Plattsburgh State's Anna Thompson (3) with the running floater in the lane for the basket. Gallery

Cardinals Classic Semi-finals:
Plattsburgh State Cardinals Vs Plymouth State Panthers

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Plattsburgh State's Oliva Souky (14) takes flight on the awkward take off as she avoids the defender on the layup attempt. It would be opening night for the Plattsburgh State Cardinals Women's basketball team as they host the Plymouth State Panthers in the first round of the Cardinal Classic. It would be a very even game throughout the first quarter as the Cardinals would have the slimest of leads at 12-11 at the end of the first. The Panthers would comeback and inch ahead as they would win the quarter 19-13 and have a 30-25 lead at the intermission. When the teams came back for the third quarter the Panthers would inch further ahead as they win the quarter 12-11 and have a 42-36 lead as they ahead into the fourth. In the fourth quarter the Cardinals would do the best to make up the difference but it wouldn't be enough as they would tie the quarter at 17 and fall in the game 59-53. In the losing effort Taylor Durrin and Taylor Clare would lead the way with nine points as the Cardinals fall to 0-1 on the season. Gallery

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Plattsburgh State's Theresea Quinn (12) with the open baseline jumper for two points. Gallery

NYS Class B Quarterfinals
#8 Beekmantown Eagles Vs #4 Glens Falls Indians

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Beelmantown's Alyssa Waters (2) with the underhanded layup for the score. The #8 Beekmantown Eagles would meet up with the Glens Falls Indians in the Quartersfinals of the New York State Tournament. The Eagles jump out to a big lead at 22-5 after the first quarter. In the second quarter the Indians would start to come back winning the quarter 13-10 although the Eagles would have the 32-18 lead at the break. When the teams came back for the third quarter the Eagles wouldn't let up and win the quarter 15-11 and have a 47-29 lead. In the fourth quarter the Indians would do there best to try and comeback winning the quarter 27-19 although it wouldn't be enough as the Beekmantown Eagles hold on for 66-56 victory. In the winning effort the Eagles go to 22-1 on the season and advance to final four and will face #1 Binghamton Seton Catholic. Gallery

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Beekmantown's Brooke Bjelko (32) with the contested shot in close for the score. Gallery

NYS Class C 1st Round
Northern Adirondack Bobcats Vs Madrid Waddington Yellow Jackets

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Northern Adirondack's Danya Burl (5) with the contested short range jumper for the basket. The Northern Adirondack Bobcats would meet up with the Madrid Waddington Yellow Jackets in the first round of the New York State Class C basketball championships. The Bobcats would jump out to the quick 16-9 lead after the first quarter. In the second quarter the Bobcats would extend there lead by winning the quarter 11-6 and have a 27-15 lead at the break. When the teams came back for the second half it would be more of the same as the Bobcats win the quarter 13-6 and have a 40-21 lead. In the fourth quarter the Bobcats would step back a bit and the Jackets would win the quarter 15-6. Although the Northern Adirondack Bobcats would hold on for the 46-36 victory and advance to the quarterfinals. Gallery

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Northern Adirondack's Grace Thume (25) with the entry pass for the assist on the basket. Gallery

Plattsburgh State Cardinals Vs Middlebury Panthers

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Plattsburgh State's Brooke Brenna (13) battles for the loose ball at midcourt. The Plattsburgh State Cardinals would host the Middlebury Panthers in the last home game of the season. The game would be tight through the first quarter as the Cardinals would have a slim 15-14 lead. In the second quarter the defenses would step and the Cardinals win the quarter 12-9 and have a 27-23 lead at the break. When the teams returned for the second half the Panthers would run away with it and win the third quarter 22-7 and have a 45-34 lead. In the fourth quarter the Cardinals would fight hard to stay in the game and win the quarter 20-14 although it would not be enough as the Cardinals would fall 59-54. Leading the way for the Cardinals would be Taylor Clare and Hope Cerasoulo with 11 points as they fall to 10-13 on the season. Gallery

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Plattsburgh State's Hope Ceerasuolo (24) slices done the lane for the basket as part of a 11 point night. Gallery

Plattsburgh State Cardinals Vs Buffalo State Bengals

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Plattsburgh State's Moe Jones (10) with the underhand layup as part of a 18 point night. It would be the Plattsburgh State Cardinals hosting the Buffalo State Bengals in SUNYAC play. In the first quarter it would be a tight one as the Cardinals take a 20-16 lead. In the second quarter the Cardinals would extend there lead winning the quarter 25-15 and have a 45-31 lead at intermission. In the third quarter it would be more of the same as the Cardinals win the quarter 24-10 and have a 69-41 lead. In the fourth quarter the Cardinals would coast and lose the quarter 19-17 but hang on for the 86-60 victory. In the winning effort Bella Despaquale would lead the way with 24 points as the Cardinals go to 6-6 on the season. Gallery

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Plattsburgh State's Frannie Merkel (20) drives hard down the lane for the basket as part of an 11 point night.

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