"We had to dig our way out of a huge hole, and we missed opportunities down the stretch," said Holmes.
Shaker reached the Division II finals with a 43-34 semifinal victory over Niskayuna Thursday, while Bethlehem downed Averill Park 67-59 in the other semifinal game.
Sullivan scored 11 points, and three other Shaker players added eight points for the Blue Bison, who broke the game open with a 16-9 third quarter. Garrett Bush had 13 points for Niskayuna.
Drazan and Gleason Judd each netted 17 points to lead four Bethlehem players in double figures in the Eagles' win over Averill Park. Muncil contributed 13 points, and Kevin Wendth added 11 points. Gerard O'Shea's 27 points paced the Warriors.""