New York High School Basketball - Deer Park prevails Hauppauge
(January 19, 2012: Deer Park, NY 11729) Deer Park Falcons (Deer Park, NY) backers were in high spirits Thursday as they witnessed their basketball squad thwart the visiting Hauppauge Eagles (Hauppauge, NY), 50-40 in a league bout.
With the victory, Deer Park improves its record to 9-1 on the campaign. The Falcons host Copiague (Copiague, NY) to battle the Eagles in a Section 11 AA-4 challenge on Thursday, January 26. The Eagles come into the challenge with a record of 4-7. Copiague won 71-47 in their recent league challenge against Comsewogue (Port Jefferson Station, NY)
Next up, the Eagles battle the Half Hollow Hills West Colts (Dix Hills, NY) in a Section 11 AA-4 challenge, on Thursday, January 26. Hauppauge will attempt to improve on its 1-10 season record. The Colts come into the challenge with a 8-3 record after their 71-59 league win over Bellport (Brookhaven, NY).