The Hudson Valley boys basketball team beat Adirondack 67-65 this afternoon to finish 5-0 and win the gold medal at the second annual BCANY Summer Hoops Festival in Johnson City.
North Salem’s Umar Singh made the winning layup off a feed from Mahopac’s Brendan Hynes with 1.5 seconds remaining. He finished with 13 points and nine rebounds and also hit a 3-pointer with 1:30 remaining to give Hudson Valley a 63-62 lead.
Brian Daniels of Briarcliff had 20 points and eight rebounds in the game and was named tournament MVP. Kennedy’s Mike DeMello chipped in 15 points in the championship.
Mike DeMello, Kennedy, 4-2-1-15
Jack Daly, Eastchester, 0-0-0-0
John Decker, Somers, 0-0-0-0
Vaughn Dweck, Panas, 0-0-0-0
Jack Eisenberg, Pleasantville, 0-0-0-0
Stephen Espinosa-Hunter, Ossining, 0-0-0-0
Brendan Hynes, Mahopac, 3-0-4-10
Ian Thom, Croton, 1-0-0-2
Brian Daniels, Briarcliff, 8-0-4-20
Kevin Degnan, Pearl River, 2-0-1-5
Umar Singh, North Salem, 5-1-0-13