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Geneva advances to States for first time in school history with win over Avon

The Geneva Panthers defeated the Avon Braves 84-56 in the Class B State Play-In game at Bloomfield High School on Wednesday night. They will advance to the NYSPHSAA Far West Regional for the first time in program history. They will face Section 6 Class B Champion Olean on Saturday at Buffalo State College. (UPDATE: The NYSPHSAA has postponed their winter championships indefinitely)

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Geneva led after every quarter, but didn’t pull away until the second half. Avon trailed by just three points at the end of the first quarter and nine at the break. Geneva outscored Avon 30-15 in the third quarter and 17-12 in the fourth. The Panthers won by 28 points.