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03/09/03 - Pat Curtin wins 2003 Breese Scholarship (article)

 

03/09/03 - Boys' Varsity Players Receive All-County and All Star Honors (photos)

 

03/09/03 - Boys' Varsity Red Raider and Spark Plug Awards (photos)

 


 

03/09/03 - The Boys' Modified A Blue team completes the season with an undefeated 14-0 record and the Boys' Modified A Red team concludes the season with an outstanding 11-2 record!

(stats)

 


 

03/08/03 - State Quarterfinal Match-ups - Section V vs. Section VI (d&c article)

  • Class A - #1 McQuaid (24-0)  vs. #5 Niagra Falls (23-0)

  • Class B - #12 Pittsford Mendon (18-6)  vs. #14 Olean (22-2)

  • Class C - #10 Lyons (21-3)  vs. #11 City Honors (19-4)

  • Class D - #2 Genesee Valley (25-1)  vs.  #5 Ellicottville (18-4)

03/06/03 - McQuaid Beats East 67-46 in the Class A state qualifier (d&c article)

 


 

03/08/03 - 2002-2003 HoopsUSA Boys' Basketball Consensus Poll (article)

 


 

03/03/03/ - Boys' Varsity Red Raiders finish 2002-2003 season with an incredible Section V Final game, going into overtime against #5 East High at the War Memorial. The game was decided with four seconds remaining ... (d&c article)

 

03/02/03 - Seven Section V Champions Crowned (rnews article)

 

03/02/03 - 14,000 Section V Fans fill arena (d&c article)

 

03/02/03 -- Raiders play with heart and class - One Fan's Perspective

 

 

 


 

02/27/03 Fairport escapes Greece Athena in AA semifinals (d&c article)

 


 

02/23/03 Fairport just too big for scrappy Edison in 'AA' (d&c article)

  • #2-Fairport 52, #7-Edison 47

  • #1-Rush-Henrietta 74, #9-Penfield 45

  • #5-East 71, #4-Gates-Chili 60

  • #3-Greece Athena 65, #6-Brockport 53


 

02/14/03 Fairport boys' varsity beats Greece Athena in Monroe County Tournament Consolation Game (d&c article)

 


 

02/11/03 - Boys' Varsity upset by Class AA Batavia (18-1) in round one of the Monroe County Tournament; 38-58. Raiders will face No. 4 Greece Athena in the consolation match.

 


 

02/09/03 - Boys' Varsity ranked No. 2 in Section V Class AA behind Rush Henrietta. (section V seeding points)  Fairport Girls' Varsity is ranked No. 1 in Section V Class AA!

 

Section V Boys' Basketball
Records and Seeding Points Report
2002-2003 Season
 
Class AA Schools
  Team League Class Record Points Average
1. Rush-Henrietta MN 1 AA 17 - 1 80 4.444
2. Fairport MN 1 AA 16 - 2 69 3.833
3. Greece Athena MN 2 AA 15 - 3 59 3.278
4. Gates-Chili MN 1 AA 12 - 6 29 1.611
5. East High C-C AA 11 - 8 8 0.421
6. Brockport MN 1 AA 9 - 9 -6 -0.333
7. Edison Tech C-C AA 6 - 12 -33 -1.833
8. Penfield MN 1 AA 5 - 13 -44 -2.444
9. Webster-Schroeder MN 1 AA 4 - 14 -52 -2.889
10. Churchville-Chili MN 1 AA 0 - 18 -92 -5.111

 


 

02/09/03 - Former boys' varsity star, Randy Bills, in the news (d&c article)

 


 

02/08/03 - Boys' Varsity over Schroeder by 22; 65-43

 


 

02/06/03 - Boys' Varsity over Penfield by 19 (d&c article)

 


 

02/03/03 - Boys' JV Raiders drop a heart-breaker to Churchville Chili, losing by 3. JV season now stands at 15-1.

 


02/01/03 Raider Varsity 63, Churchville Chili Saints 28

Democrat and Chronicle

(February 1, 2003) -- Fairport 63, Churchville-Chili 28: Corey Magee scored six of his 12 points in the first quarter as the Red Raiders (14-2) opened up a 24-4 lead. Phil Cullum scored nine for the Saints (0-16).


02/01/03 - Fairport Boys' Basketball Still Rolling Along

by Joey DiPerna from the 1-24-03 Lampion


 

01/07/03 Game Summary: Boys' Varsity @ Brockport

The Boys' Varsity Basketball team defeated Brockport by a final score of 48-32. The Raiders took a commanding 16-6 first quarter lead and never looked back. Up by 8 at the half, the Raiders went on to score 12 third quarter and 10 in the fourth.

As a team, the Raiders shot 40% from the field going 3-for-8 from 3-point range and 13-for-32 from within the 3-point arc. From the free-throw line the team was 13-for-16. Also as a team, they pulled down a total of 35 rebounds and 11 assists but turned the ball over 21 times.

Erik Johnson, Eric Snider and Adam Wale scored in double-figures for Fairport, accounting for 12, 10 and 10 points respectively. Snider lead the Raiders on the boards with 10 rebounds.

Next up on the Varsity Raiders schedule is Greece Arcadia at home on January 8th.

 

* Game stats compiled and reported by Mr. Stephen Snider

 

see also: d&c article


 

01/04/03 - Showdown?

Greece Arcadia expects a "showdown" when the Titans next meet the Red Raiders on January 8th on Fairport's home turf -- Fitch Court. It may be a minor reference in this D&C article by James Johnson, but might it signal a game to watch closely?


 

12/29/02 - Fairport's Boys' Varsity Team Wins the 2002 Coaches Versus Cancer Tournament.

Adam Wale was named to the All-Tournament Team and Eric Snider was named Tournament MVP! (summary)


 

12/27/02 - Bishop Kearney's BB Coach Wins Holleder Award

In other local basketball news, Bishop Kearney's Boys' Varsity Basketball Coach, Ed Nietopski, has been awarded the Maj. Donald Holleder Award by the Rochester Press-Radio Club.

 

Also mentioned in the D&C article by Scott Pitoniak is Fairport's Tennis phenom, Marcus Fugate, who received the Amateur Athlete of the Year Award. (more)


12/21/02 Raiders Defeat Patriots

Fairport 63, Penfield 42: Erik Johnson scored 10 of his 13 points in the first half as the Red Raiders took a 40-18 lead. Eric Snider scored five points in the opening five minutes, before leaving with an eye injury. The Red Raiders (3-1, 4-1) made 13 steals in the game. Jay Murphy scored 13 points for Penfield (1-5).


12/17/02 Fairport 64, Churchville-Chili 30:

Erik Johnson scored all of his 11 points in the first half as Fairport took a 36-7 halftime lead. Brett Havens scored 15 points for the Red Raiders (2-1, 3-1).


 

12/14/02 Varsity Boys hand Rush Henrietta their first loss ...

(December 14, 2002) — PERINTON — If anyone thinks the Fairport boys basketball team used up all its magic during last year’s surprising 18-5 season under first-year coach Scott Fitch, they weren’t at Friday night’s game with Rush-Henrietta...  (story)


 

12/12/02 Fairport J.V. Boys' Basketball Opens Season with a victory ... (story)

 


 

12/12/02 Varsity Boys Drop a Close One to Gates Chili

Democrat & Chronicle

(December 12, 2002) Gates Chili 63, Fairport 58: Devaughn Snowden scored 20 points for Gates Chili.

Adam Wale knocked in a 3-pointer with 42 second remaining in the fourth to bring the Red Raiders within three. Wale finished with 14 points for Fairport (0-1, 1-1).

Fred Calloway made 4 of 6 free throws in the final 25 seconds to ice the game for the Spartans (2-0, 2-2).

 


12/6/02 Boys' Varsity Wins Season Opener

Democrat and Chronicle

Fairport 41, Edison 30: Eric Snider grabbed 13 rebounds to go with his 12 points for the host Red Raiders (1-0).