RYE, N.Y. The Rye Country Day School boys basketball team reached the Fairchester Athletic Association championship final Friday with a convincing 69-52 victory over visiting King & Low-Heywood Thomas School.
Rye, the No. 3 seed, will face No. 1 seed Hamden Hall of Connecticut in Saturdays title game at Hamden Hall at 6 p.m. Hamden Hall defeated fourth-seeded Masters of Dobbs Ferry in a close contest 49-47 Friday at Hamden Hall.
Matt Staubi led all scorers with 21 points and made five 3-point shots to lead Rye Country Day. Darren Douglas added 13 points and Alex Gendelman contributed 11 for the winners.
The Wildcats rushed to a 39-26 halftime lead and grew the lead to 15 points in the third and fourth quarters.
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