Libby Lamport scored a game-high 23 points to lead the Delhi girls basketball team to a 54-33 victory over visiting Cooperstown on Friday, March 5.

Delhi grabbed a one-point lead at the end of the first quarter. The Bulldogs extended the lead to five points at halftime after outscoring the Hawkeyes 15-11 in the second quarter.

Melissa Schuermann scored seven of her team-high 17 points in the first half to lead the Hawkeyes.

In the second half, the Bulldogs offense erupted, outscoring Cooperstown 22-11 in the third quarter to take a 16-point lead.

Delhi held Cooperstown to just five points in the fourth quarter to put the game out of reach.

Syliva Liddle and Cella Schnabel added 14 and 10 points respectively for Delhi.

Delhi 54, Cooperstown 33

at Delhi

Cooperstown …. 6 11 11 5 – 33

Delhi …. 7 15 22 10 – 54

Cooperstown: Melissa Schuermann 6 2-2 17, Gabby Woeppel 2 0-0 4, Dani Seamon 2 0-0 4, Addy Lewis 0 2-2 2, Lindsey Trosset 1 0-0 2, Anna Lambert 1 0-0 2, Sarah Fiek 1 0-0 2, Claire Jensen 0 0-0 0, Savannah Kirkby 0 0-0 0, Meg Niles 0 0-0 0, Maria Miller 0 0-0 0, Delaney Merwin 0 0-0 0. Totals: 13 4-4 33.

Delhi: Libby Lamport 9 0-0 23, Sylvia Liddle 5 3-3 14, Cella Schnabel 4 2-3 10, Abby Leahy 2 0-0 4, Sophia Wakin 1 1-4 3, Anneliese Taylor 0 2-4 2, Shaina Mondore 0 0-0 0, Alyssa Gioffe 0 0-0 0, Cadence Wakin 0 0-0 0, Amanda Nealis 0 0-0 0, Julia Baxter 0 0-0 0. Totals: 21 8-12 54.

3-point field goals: C 3 (Schuermann 3); D 6 (Lamport 5, Liddle).

Boys basketball

Delhi 59, Cooperstown 55

The visiting Delhi boys basketball team defeated Cooperstown behind Alex Haight’s team-high 18 points on Friday, March 5.

Delhi grabbed an early 16-11 lead and extended it to 10 points at halftime.

The Bulldogs recieved 15 and 12 points respectively from Hunter Sanford and Josh Baxter.

John Kennedy scored a team-high 18 points for Cooperstown, who outscored the Bulldogs 17-13 in the third quarter to close Delhi’s lead to six-points.

Despite outscoring Delhi in the fourth quarter (17-15), Cooperstown’s comeback fell just short.

Chris Criqui added 16 points for the Hawkeyes.

Delhi 59, Cooperstown 55

at Cooperstown

Delhi .... 16 15 13 15 – 59

Cooperstown .... 11 10 17 16 – 55

Delhi (10-0): Alex Haight 7 4-5 18, Hunter Sanford 7 1-2 15, Josh Baxter 4 0-0 12, Luke Branigan 3 1-2 7, Luke Schnabel 2 0-0 4, Kenny Rasmussen 1 0-0 2, Logan Aikens 0 1-2 1, Owen Haight 0 0-0 0, Jeryd Cheshire 0 0-0 0, Garrett Pinney 0 0-0 0, Justin Stewart 0 0-0 0, Ryan Wilson 0 0-0 0. Totals 24 7-11 59.

Cooperstown: Kennedy 9 0-2 18, Criqui 6 2-2 16, Lewis 3 1-1 9, Furnari 2 0-0 6, Senchyshyn 2 0-0 4, Hage 0 2-2 2, Burns 0 0-0 0, Weldon 0 0-0 0, Grigoli 0 0-0 0, Quinn 0 0-0 0. Totals 6 5-7 55.

3-point field goals: D 4 (Baxter 4); C 6 (Lewis 2, Furnari 2, Criqui 2).

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