Sectional Champs!


Waterville girls won the Section Three Class C basketball title Saturday with a 39-31 win over West Canada Valley at OCC. The Indians never trailed in winning their first sectional title since 2018.


Up next the Indians head west for the third weekend in a row, this time to Cicero-North Syracuse High School. Waterville plays Section Four Class C winner Newark Valley in the regional contest at 11 a.m. Saturday, March 12. The Cardinals come in to the game at 22-1 and as the state’s No. 1 ranked team in Class C. Waterville is No. 13. Newark Valley, in the Southern Tier, won their sectional championship 59-19 over Delhi. The team has five seniors and has won the league two years in a row, including a 67-12 win over Whitney Point in this year’s league title game. They led 48-0 at the half.


The winner moves on to the Class C Final Four state tournament at Hudson Valley Community College for a game at 10:45 a.m. Saturday, March 19. The winner of that game plays in the state title game Sunday, March 20 at 10 a.m. at HVCC.



The full story is in this week's edition of the newspaper. 

THE WATERVILLE TIMES