ORISKANY, N.Y. (WUTR/WFXV/WPNY) – The Oriskany and Sauquoit Valley girls’ basketball teams each finished under .500 in 2021-22 but come into 2022-23 with renewed efforts to win a sectional championship. Oriskany got a better start this year than their opponent did Monday night, defeating Sauquoit Valley 52-44 and picking up their first win of the year in their first game.

Jordyn Coleman led the scoring for the winning side with 22 points, while Sauquoit’s Alaina Weaver led all scorers with 26 in defeat.