BOYS' BASKETBALL: Foran's Austin Woods named New Haven Register Male Athlete of the Week (video)
Austin Woods, Foran boys’ basketball: Senior finished with 15 points, 12 rebounds and five blocked shots to earn the Platt Tech Tournament MVP honors in a 45-31 win over Bullard-Havens. Woods had 17 points and 16 rebounds in the Lions’ 80-54 win over Sheehan in the opening round.
Nick Lamberti, East Haven boys’ basketball: Junior had 17 points, five assists and three steals in a 78-47 win over Whitney Tech in opening round of East Haven’s Christmas tournament. Lamberti had 21 points to lead East Haven past Lyman Hall 70-63 and the tournament title.
Devin Cruz, Lyman Hall boys’ basketball: Senior had 23 points and 12 assists in the Trojans’ 58-24 win over Amistad Academy in the opening round of the East Haven Christmas tournament. Cruz had 21 points in a 70-63 loss to East Haven in the tournament final.