HEMP GEEK WAVERLY 12U TRAVEL TEAM HOSTS U-E IN FIRST SCRIMMAGE

By: Tim Birney | | March 12, 2020

 
HEMP GEEK WAVERLY 12U TRAVEL TEAM HOSTS U-E IN FIRST SCRIMMAGE
 

CHEMUNG — The Hemp Geek Waverly 12U AAU travel team had its first scrimmage Wednesday night against Union-Endicott in the Chemung Elementary School gymnasium.

The team is coached by Reggie Hawkins, who is the head coach at Montrose High School and of the Binghamton Bulldogs. He will be assisted by Jordan Shaw, and Waverly High School players Ryan Lambert and Joey Tomasso.

The Hemp Geek Waverly roster is comprised of Waverly’s Bryce LaForest, Peyton Robinson, Rylen Larson, Porter Daddona, Preston Besmer, and Ben Shaw, as well as Athens; James Friend and Eli Hobday, Tioga’s Jackson Bombard, Owego’s Calvin Smith, Horseheads’ Keagan Zeller, and Sayre’s Carson Rockwell and Hogan Shaw.

The team is sponsored by Hemp Geek, Broad Street Barber Shop, Pudgie's Pizza, Tomasso's Restaurant, Big Foote's, and Texas Roadhouse.

 

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Tim Birney

Tim Birney is the founder / owner of River Road Media Group. He was born and raised in the Valley, graduating from Waverly High School in 1984.

Birney earned an Associate's Degree in Journalism from SUNY Morrisville in 1986 and a Bachelor's Degree in Journalism / Public Relations from Utica College of Syracuse University in 1988. He began his newspaper career at The Daily Review in Towanda in 1989, before moving on to The Evening Times in 1995. He spent more than 10 years at the Times, the last four as Managing Editor.

River Road Media Group includes Valley Sports Report (launched Aug. 10, 2009), Tioga County (NY) Sports Report (Aug. 13, 2018), and Northern Tier Sports Report (Aug. 31, 2020). Southern Tier Sports Report is set to launch in 2021.