ODESSA—The Odessa-Montour girls varsity basketball team beat Sidney, 55-47, in a home game, Saturday, Feb. 27.
With the win, the girls advance to the next round of sectionals. Michelle Melanson was the team's highest scorer, with 18 points. Whitney Ayers and Rebecca Ayers followed with 11 and 10 points respectively. That included two three-point shots each for the Ayers twins. Odessa-Montour was 13-15 at the free throw line.
"We took very good care of the basketball and played outstanding defense for three and a half quarters and that was the big difference in the game," said Coach Greg Gavich.
O-M play next at Southern Cayuga, Wednesday, March 3. Gavich said Cayuga is the number two seed.