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LAST  UPDATE 3/4/14
12/6/13:  HUDSON STARTS
NEW SEASON WITH BIG
WIN OVER SOLON, 54-35
Balanced Scoring and Strong Defense
Lead To Victory In Home Opener
Hudson Explorers began their 2013-14 season
in convincing fashion by defeating Solon, 54-35.  
The scoring was balanced -- Kevin Zullo with
12 points, John Zuccaro with 10, Derek Schwarz
with 10, Chris Koscho with 8, and Kyle Ator
and Zack Meder with 7 points each. The JV and
Freshmen teams also beat Solon with strong
defensive and rebounding performances.  The JV
won 30-25, and the Freshmen won 37-32.
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GOOD LUCK EXPLORERS!
2013 NORTHEAST OHIO CONFERENCE
RIVER DIVISION CHAMPIONS
1.  Cuyahoga Falls
9-1
2.  Stow-Munroe Falls
8-2
3.  Brush
5-5
4.  Hudson
3-7
5.  Solon
3-7
6.  Twinsburg
2-8
FINAL 2013-2014
NOC River Division Standings
12/13/2013:  HUDSON LOSES
1ST GAME OF THE SEASON
AT STOW IN A CLOSELY
FOUGHT CONTEST, 41-33.
Brendan Burdett has great first
half to lead all scorers with 15.  Derek
Schwarz has 8 points.  JV wins 36-28.
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12/10/13:  HUDSON IMPROVES
TO 2-0 WITH 63-50 VICTORY
OVER MAYFIELD
Kevin Zullo led the Explorers with 18
points and Derek Schwarz finished
with 14 points and 15 rebounds.  
Brendan Burdett and John Zuccaro
added 11 and 10 points, respectively.
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12/20/13:  HUDSON IMPROVES TO 4-1 WITH
64-56 VICTORY OVER YOUNGSTOWN EAST
Kevin Zullo leads with 23 points and 10 rebounds.  
Mitch Guadagni adds 14 points, and Ian Laver takes a record 4 charges.  
JV win 51-37, and Freshmen win 69-33.  
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12/17/13:  HUDSON COMES
STORMING BACK TO
DEFEAT BRUNSWICK, 36-30
Down 14-2 in the 1st half, the Explorers
use pressing defense and turnovers to  
rally for their 3rd victory of the season.  
Derek Schwarz led the Explorers with
8 points, and Jack Sullivan scored 6 points
with 3 steals to fuel comeback.
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HOLIDAY TOURNAMENT:  
HUDSON LOSES 47-46 TO
KENSTON IN FINAL AFTER
BEATING STREETSBORO, 50-34

Kenston Sneaks Past Hudson (12/28)
Hudson Rolls Past Streetsboro (12/27)
1/10/14:  HUDSON FALLS TO
CUYAHOGA FALLS, 68-55
Zullo leads with 9 pts, Guadagni,
Koscho and Zuccaro each have 8 pts.  
JV win 36-24, and Freshmen win 47-35.
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1/21/14:  HUDSON LOSES
CLOSE ONE TO
NORDONIA, 47-44.  
Kevin Zullo leads with 17 pts.
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1/17/14: EXPLORERS
LOSE IN OT TO
TWINSBURG, 39-37
Schwarz leads with 12 pts.,
Guadagni and Zullo add 9 pts.
each.  JV win 33-21.
1/24/14:  HUDSON SHUTS
DOWN SOLON, 40-21.  
Strong 18-5 1st Qtr. Leads To 19-pt.
Victory. Derek Schwarz leads with 10 pts
and 10 rebounds. Kevin Zullo has
10 pts. and Brendan Burdett adds 8 pts.

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2/11/14:  HUDSON LOSES TO
#10 NORTH ROYALTON, 58-48.  
Mitch Guadagni leads with 15 pts.,
and new starter, Isaac MacGillis,
contributes 6 pts. and 5 rebounds.
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1/18/2014:  HUDSON REBOUNDS
WITH 17-PT. VICTORY
OVER ORANGE, 56-39.  
Guidagni leads with 12 pts., Zullo adds
11 pts., and Zuccaro finishes with 10 pts.  
JV and Freshmen Also Win Big.
1/3/14:  2ND HALF
COMEBACK FALLS SHORT,
AS HUDSON LOSES TO
BRUSH, 63-56
Guadagni and Zuccaro both
score 15 pts.  JV Win 39-32.
 
1/31/14:  HUDSON LOSES
TO STOW, 47-32.
  
Senior John Zucarro leads Explorers
with three 3-pointers and 13 points.
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2/7/14:  HUDSON FALLS TO BRUSH,
66-55.
 Zullo and Guadagni lead
with 14 pts. each.  
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2/4/14:  HUDSON UPSET  
#4 MEDINA, 55-51.
Facing a 14-2 opponent ranked #4 in
the Plain Dealer poll, the Explorers play
great team basketball to pull off the upset.
Schwarz and Zullo score 15 pts. each,
Burdett has 12, Guadagni has 10.  

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2/14/14:  HUDSON LOSES TO
CUYAHOGA FALLS, 62-54.  
Sophomore Zack Meder has breakout
performance, scoring 16 pts. with 4
3 pointers.  Guadagni has 13 pts. and
Schwarz and Laver add 10 pts. each.  
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2/18/14: EXPLORERS RALLY TO
DEFEAT KENT-ROOSEVELT, 58-56
Down by 5 pts. at the end of the 3rd quarter,
Explorers go on a 10-2 run to win the game.  
Mitch Guadagni leads the team with 20 pts and
a breakway dunk. Kevin Zullo breaks team
record for most 3-pointers in a single season.  
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2/21/14:  SENIORS LEAD HUDSON
TO 53-34 WIN OVER TWINSBURG
Explorers end the regular season in style, storming
to a 22-4 lead and then cruising to a 19 pt. victory.  
Seniors led the way, with Zuccaro scoring 14 pts.,
Koscho with 10, Schwarz with 9, and Laver with 6.    
JV win 44-21 to claim the River Divison JV Title
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2/19/14: HUDSON LOSES
TO WADSWORTH, 63-52
Kevin Zullo Breaks Team
Record for Most Career
Three-Point Field Goals
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