CANTON – There were several signature moments this season for the Canton High boys basketball team.
There was a one-point win over Enfield in January when Rieley Hoffman sank a game-winning field goal with four seconds left. On opening night, Andrew Zukowski scored 21 points in a victory against Hartford’s Sport Medicine Science Academy (SMSA). Just two weeks ago, Cam Lange hit two free throws with six seconds left to secure a three-point win over Bolton.
At one point, the Warriors won six of seven games and turned in their first winning season since 2010. Canton (13-7, 10-6 NCCC) played well enough to earn a first round home game in the Class S tournament.
But there were also periods of inconsistency and that cost Canton in a 49-46 loss to SMSA Monday night in Canton. The visiting Tigers built up a 13-point lead after one quarter and held of a furious Warrior rally. Continue Reading