Pine Plains Bombers defeat Hawthorne Wildcats in varsity boys basketball, 49-41

The Pine Plains Bombers defeated the Hawthorne Wildcats during a varsity boys basketball home game on Wednesday, Feb. 15. Photo by Kaitlin Lyle

PINE PLAINS — An unexpected flurry of snowflakes didn’t stop families and fellow students from coming out to support the Pine Plains varsity boys basketball team on Wednesday, Feb. 15.

At the strike of 5 o’clock, attendees and student athletes alike stood tall in the Stissing Mountain High School gym to salute the American flag. Starting lineups for both teams were announced with gusto, including Matt Beam, Evan Proper, Matt Funk, Jacob Lydon and Logan George of the Pine Plains Bombers. At the sound of the buzzer, the game was afoot.

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