Cougars beat Bears

OBSERVER Photo by Lisa Monacelli Adam Goot (22) of Cassadaga Valley drives to the basket while defended by Aaron Hair of Frewsburg during Tuesday night’s CCAA Division 2 West boys basketball game.

OBSERVER Staff Report

SINCLAIRVILLE — Quinn Conlan scored 16 of his game-high 22 points in the second half as Frewsburg pulled away from Cassadaga Valley for a 60-40 CCAA Division 2 West victory.

The Bears led by four at halftime, and the Cougars actually cut the deficit to two early in the third quarter before the visitors pulled away for good, outscoring the hosts 18-9 in the third quarter and 20-13 in the fourth.

Conlan also led Frewsburg (11-8, 8-4) with 13 rebounds while Brad Nelson had 12 points. Dylan Pearson grabbed six rebounds, Aaron Hair had two steals, Tyler Marchincin had two steals and Nolan Brink handed out four assists.