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November 22, 2013

Roy-Hart boys basketball team aims high in 2013-14



Offensively, the team feels it has a nice blend of guard play and size inside, providing various scoring options from the inside as well as on the perimeter.

Rydza said the team will miss three departed seniors — Brad Bobbitt, Blake Coppola and Ryan Farewell. Bobbitt was a three-year starter at point guard who limited his turnovers while providing an integral blend of toughness and experience, and has moved on to play basketball at St. John Fisher outside Rochester, Rydza said.

Bobbitt earned first-team all-league honors during his time as a Ram, while Coppola earned second-team honors as a tough inside player who could also score from outside, Rydza said. Farewell was a strong player as well, earning honorable mention all-league.

The Roy-Hart roster is rounded out by junior guard Nelson Andrade, senior guard Cody Breedlove, senior forward Robert Frasier, senior forward Austin Heschke, junior forward Bailey Hudson, junior forward Aaron Metz, senior guard Marc Roman, junior forward Sam White and senior guard DaRon Woods. 

Roy-Hart is classified in Class B-2 for the sectional playoffs, and varsity boys soccer coach Barry Webber will serve as the JV basketball coach.

The Rams open their season on Dec. 3 with a 7 p.m. non-league contest at Tonawanda.


2013-14 Roy-Hart Boys Basketball Schedule
12/3     @ Tonawanda     7 p.m.
12/11     BUFFALO ARTS     6:30 p.m.
12/13     WILSON     6:30 p.m.
12/17     @ Tapestry     6:30 p.m.
12/20     MEDINA     6:30 p.m.
12/27     @ Alden     7 p.m.
1/7     @ Newfane     6:30 p.m.
1/10     ALBION     6:30 p.m.
1/14     @ Barker     6 p.m.
1/17     @ CSAT     6 p.m.
1/21     @ Wilson     6:30 p.m.
1/24     @ Medina     6:30 p.m.
1/28     AKRON     6:30 p.m.
1/31     NEWFANE     6:30 p.m.
2/4     @ Albion     7 p.m.
2/7     @ Akron     6:30 p.m.
2/11     BARKER     6 p.m.
2/13     CSAT     6 p.m.


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