Akinpelu wins twice for girls Warriors in 200, 400 hurdles
Whether it was the male or female side, the Cicero-North Syracuse and Liverpool track and field teams could not separate from each other in Wednesday’s Section III Class AA championship meet at Bragman Stadium.
C-NS lacrosse ousted by Baldwinsville, 11-0
Once again, the Liverpool boys lacrosse teams finds itself in the Section III Class A semifinal round, facing off with Fayetteville-Manlius. Only now it's the case of a Warriors team that, despite its status as defending champions, is an underdog against the unbeaten, top-seeded, state Class A no. 3-ranked Hornets.
B'ville earns semifinal date Friday with West Genesee
So the Baldwinsville boys lacrosse team has earned a shot at upending long-time power West Genesee in Friday night's Section III Class A semifinal, though it took two days just to earn that date with the Wildcats.
Boys win 4x400 relay; Allen claims girls 400-meter dash
Both of Baldwinsville’s track and field teams ended up together for last week’s Section III Class AA championship meets, though that wasn’t the original plan. The girls Bees were supposed to go first with its AA meet at Fulton on Tuesday, but violent storms kept the event from even getting started. So it was moved on Wednesday to Cicero-North Syracuse’s Bragman Stadium, where the boys AA championships were already scheduled.
Ryan wins three races; Brislin takes girls 1,500, 800 runs
Due to circumstances well beyond its control, the Fayetteville-Manlius boys and girls track and field teams were together again Wednesday at Cicero-North Syracuse’s Bragman Stadium for the Section III Class AA championship meet. What the Hornets could control, though, was the way it responded to those different conditions, and the response was a sweep of the boys and girls sectional titles.
Lakers advance to Class C semifinal against LaFayette
The most adversity that the Skaneateles girls lacrosse team had to deal with early in the Section III Class C playoffs had little to do with the game itself. Rain and lightning swooped down on Hyatt Stadium Tuesday night, keeping the top-seeded Lakers from even starting its quarterfinal game against no. 9 seed General Brown.
Hunt gets seven assists in weather-delayed sectional quarterfinal
A Marcellus girls lacrosse season that began with storms of the winter variety came full-circle as storms of the summer variety altered the Section III Class C playoff schedule.
Cannizzaro burns Warriors for six goals in 10-6 decision
It mainly took the work of the reigning Central New York Player of the Year to put an end to the Westhill boys lacrosse team’s dreams of a first-ever Section III Class C championship.
Brothers' late surge falls short against top seed
The Christian Brothers Academy boys’ lacrosse season came to an end Wednesday night in a 14-11 loss to No. 1-seeded Lafayette in the Section III Class C semifinals at Chittenango High School. Three goals from JR Zazarra and two apiece from Andrew Romagnoli, Braedon Gait and Jack Jeschke weren’t enough to prevent the Brothers from finishing 13-5 and a game short of the finals.
Caz senior All-American scored six goals in 10-6 win
Connor Cannizzaro, the Cazenovia boys lacrosse All-American, matched Westhill goal for goal all by himself as the Lakers fought from behind to earn a tough 10-6 win in a Section III Class C semifinal matchup of two state top 10-ranked teams Wednesday night at Chittenango High School.
Two sides endure weather delays, reach sectional semis
Two days, two venues, three delays and countless momentum shifts passed before the Cicero-North Syracuse girls lacrosse team could finally put away Fayetteville-Manlius in the opening round of the Section III Class A playoffs. Liverpool endured the same sorts of delays, but far less suspense and no mid-game location shift, as it beat the combined Syracuse city squad 16-6 and joined the Northstars in reaching the semifinal round.
Kent, Pittman both win events for Lakers
The presence of Ashley Winn in sprint races almost meant automatic points for the Cazenovia girls track and field team in recent years. And Winn’s absence was felt inTuesday’s Section III Class B-1 championship meet, held at the same Chittenango High School track where the OHSL Liberty division meet was held a week earlier.
No. 5 seed ousted in opening round of Class B sectionals
What was a Cazenovia baseball season mostly filled with bliss and capped by a landmark accomplishment came to an abrupt and stormy ending. At home, and against an opponent it beat twice during the regular season, Cazenovia lost the third and most important Laker clash with Skaneateles, taking a 14-3 defeat in Tuesday’s opening round of the Section III Class B playoffs.
Just as in league meet, Lakers hold off Cazenovia
True, it was a new week, and higher stakes, but in the same Chittenango High School venue where it won a week earlier, the Skaneateles girls track and field team topped Cazenovia again.
Garn claims B-1 800, 1,500-meter runs
They managed to beat the storms Tuesday and finish most of Section III Class B girls track and field championships last Tuesday at Chittenango High School, and local athletes would find plenty of success.
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