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27 Section 10 teams, 276 athletes shine in classroom


Twenty-seven teams and 276 athletes from Section 10 were honored by the New York State Public High School Athletic Association, and Pupils Benefit Plan, Inc. as Scholar Athlete Teams for the winter 2012-13 campaign.

To qualify, teams must have a certain number of athletes with grade point averages of 90 or above.

All six Ogdensburg Free Academy winter sports team earned the distinction.

The Varsity Boys Basketball team at OFA had 12 participants for an average of 92.470. The Girls Varsity Basketball team had nine participants with an average of 91.510. The Blue Devils Girls Track team has a average of 91.825 for 20 participants. The Blue Devils boys track team had 16 participants for an average of 91.834. The OFA Wrestling team had 10 participants for an average of 90.261. The Blue Devil Hockey program had 15 participants for an average of 91.004.

Sectional Champions include: Gouverneur in Boys Basketball with an average of 93.079, Chateaugay in bowling with an average 90.569, OFA in boys track with an average of 91.834 and wrestling with an average of 90,261, Heuvelton in girls basketball with an average of 95.857, Canton in girls track-field with an average of 93.685 and Tupper Lake in Ice Hockey with an average of 91.523.

Section 10 Scholar-Athlete Teams

Boys Basketball: Gouverneur (7 part. 93.079), Heuvelton (10 part. 93.000), OFA (12 part. 92.470), Edwards-Knox (7 part. 90.495), Tupper Lake (7 part. 90.217), Harrisville (7 part. 90.197).

Bowling: Chateaugay (10 part. 90.569).

Boys Track-Field: OFA (16 part. 91.834).

Girls Basketball: Heuvelton (11 part. 95.857), Gouverneur (10 part. 94.754), Tupper Lake (7 part. 92.844), Madrid-Waddington (7 part. 92.143), Malone Franklin Academy (7 part. 91.925), OFA (9 part. 91.510), Chateaugay (8 part. 90.717), Edwards-Knox (7 part. 90.373), Harrisville (10 part. 90.325), Canton (7 part. 90.079), Hammond (7 part. 90.000).

Girls Track-Field: Canton (16 part. 93.685), Malone (12 part. 93.416), OFA (15 part. 91.004).

Wrestling: OFA (10 part. 90.261 ave).

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