John Giorgi Basketball League Opens 31st SeasonNORTH ADAMS, Mass. — The John Giorgi Summer Basketball League opened its 31st season on Sunday with Sam G. defeating Sunshine Pool & Fence in OT 61 to 54.
For Sam G., Sam Garivaltis led the way with 25 points five boards and two blocks, Chris Geannelis had 13 points and Greg Payton had 12 points 11 boards and a block. For Sunshine, Brandon Hurst scored 12 points had six boards and a block, Rob Malloy 11 points 10 rebounds and a blocked shot while Nick Martinelli had 10 points and 11 rebounds.
Sam. G - 61
Sunshine Pool & Fence 59
Game two saw Central Radio beat Messenger Digital Dentistry 77 - 62. For Central Radio it was Pat Kennedy having a big night with 22 points, 18 rebounds and one blocked shot. Dave Wellington contributed 15 points and Sean Trottier had 14 points and eight rebounds. For Messenger it was Nick Bourdon leading the way with 27 points hitting five three pointers. Aaron Solari chipped in with 10 points
Central Radio - 77
Messenger Digital Dentistry – 62
Monday: PNA defeated Messenger Digital Dentistry 61-30. It was a battle of former Hoosac Valley players. PNA's Brian Skiffington and Andrew Harmon led the way with 12 points each and Dan Kondel chipped in with 10 points. Messenger’s saw Nick Bourdon score 16 points and Gaylord Hunter had seven.
PNA – 61
Messenger Digital Dentistry – 30
Key West got by S&S Auto Care 49 – 46. Adam O'Neal led the way with 13 points and 6 rebounds while Garret Harvey and Mike Vadnais had 12 and 11 points respectively. Vadnais also had 7 rebounds. For S&S it was Tim Maselli with 12 points and Mike Decker and Greg Moran each with eight points.
Key West – 49
S&S Auto Care – 46
Wednesday: Champlain Masonry defeated MacDonald's 45 – 39. For Champlain, John Meczywor led the way with 14 points 12 rebounds four blocks. James Rivers had 12 points .Mac's Ryan Donovon scored 12 points had 10 rebounds and one block while Donyle Daugherty scored 10 points.
Champlain Masonry – 45
MacDonald's - 39
Moulton's Hearing Aids/Hot Dog Ranch beat N.A. Law 69 – 57. Moulton's Mike Meaney had a big game with 25 points, shooting 14 of 18 from the foul line while Ben Falkingham had 14 points seven rebounds. N.A. Law's Nate Williams led the way with17 points and Zach Ziemba had 12 points five boards and one block
Moulton's Hearing Aids/ Hot Dog Ranch – 69
N.A. Law - 57
In the high school division, Mount Greylock beat McCann 56 - 31. For Mount Greylock, Tyrell Thomas led the way with 20 points 13 rebounds and Nathan Majumder chipped in with 12 points. McCann's Justin Cote scored 16 points and had seven rebounds.
Mount Greylock – 56
McCann - 31