Category Archives: Schenectady County Sports Trivia

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Joey Loudis Blasts JCC Scoring Mark With 80 Points

Joey Loudis was a star all-around athlete at Mont Pleasant High School in the late 1950s, and later one of the premier basketball coaches in the Capital Region.  As a junior high cager, Loudis scored 80 points in a game at the the Jewish Community Center on Germania Avenue in Schenectady.  Over a span of seven games,  the 5’4″ marksman averaged 56.2 points per game.

Zyir Beverly & Notre Dame-Bishop Gibbons High School Have Risen From the Ashes

The Notre Dame- Bishop Gibbons basketball team is 8-3 through January 13th.  The player most responsible for this upturn from previous seasons is Zyir Beverly, a transfer from Albany High.  Among other high scoring efforts, Beverly canned 38 points in the final game of the Kirvin Cup over the Christmas holiday and 43 more in a superb effort against Canajoharie.