Watervliet coach scores 200th win
Feb. 8, 2012
Watervliet Girls Basketball Coach Gordie
Johnson pocketed his 200th win Tuesday as the first place Lady Cannoneers defeated Albany Academy for Girls 51-35.
During media interviews after the game, Johnson praised the program, its hard working players and gave a nod to the athletes who were part of the team when the program first began 13 years ago.
Coach Johnson also delivered a special message to his mother in the St. Mary’s Hospice Center.
“I just want to say: Ma, thanks,” the coach said.