NORTH SALEM, N.Y. – North Salem boys basketball continued their dominant run with a trio of double-digit wins last week. The Tigers, who finished the week at 10-6, have won eight games in a row as of Monday.
North Salem 67, Keio Academy 37
Monday, Jan. 27 (North Salem High School)
North Salem opened play last week with a 30-point defeat of Keio Academy. They overwhelmed the Unicorns by forcing turnovers and scoring in transition, going up 31-3 midway through the second quarter.
The efficient Tigers shot 29-50 (58 percent) from the floor. Junior Anthony Foglia led the charge with 10 points (5-5 FG), 9 rebounds, 3 assists and 2 steals.
Eleven players scored for North Salem, led by Roger Squire (12 points, 3 rebounds, 2 blocks) and Jake Torres (11 points, 2 assists). Shane Waldron, Steven Herlihy and Kevin Ryan added 6 points each.
North Salem 59, Pawling 39
Thursday, Jan. 30 (Pawling High School)
North Salem got off to another fast start against Pawling, leading 20-7 after the first quarter.
Steven Herlihy had perhaps his best game of the season, scoring 17 points (6-11 FG). He added 3 assists, 3 rebounds and 3 steals.
Kevin Ryan (6 points, 6 assists, 6 rebounds, 2 steals and 1 block) and Roger Squire (6 points, 5 assists, 7 rebounds, 4 steals 1 block) were all-around superstars for North Salem.
Christian Norberto (11 points, 5 rebounds) and Anthony Foglia (10 points, 3 rebounds) also played well.
North Salem 54, Rye Neck 40
Saturday, Feb. 1 (North Salem High School)
The Tigers finished their week with a 14-point home win over Rye Neck.
North Salem was led by: Roger Squire (14 points, 9 rebounds, 2 blocks), Steven Herlihy (12 points, 7 rebounds), Kevin Ryan (10 points, 4 rebounds, 2 steals), Anthony Foglia (12 rebounds, 6 assists), Christian Norberto (6 points, 7 rebounds) and Mike Horan (9 points, 4 rebounds, 3 assists).
During their eight-game win streak, North Salem has outscored their opponents 506 to 344—a 20 point-per-game margin.
They were scheduled to take on Biondi (Feb. 3), Haldane (Feb. 6) and Putnam Valley (Feb. 7) this week.