Buckley goes deep vs. Tupper

TUPPER LAKE — Jayda Buckley drained eight 3-pointers on her way to a 29-point performance Friday night to lead the Saranac Lake girls basketball team to a 71-31 non-league victory over Tupper Lake.

The Red Storm exploded for 45 points in the second half as Saranac Lake swept Tupper Lake in the two-game series between the teams. Saranac Lake won the first meeting 44-21 on Wednesday, Dec. 27.

Roslyn McClatchie chipped in 12 points and Shania Lincoln hit for 11 to contribute for the Red Storm on Friday.

Sophia Martin and Rebecca Delair each scored 10 points to lead the way for Tupper Lake.

Saranac Lake returns to action Thursday with a home game against Northeastern Clinton, while Tupper hosts Colton-Pierrepont on Friday.