High School Sports


Bishop Ludden releases basketball schedules

Boys Gaelic Knights to move up to Class AA

A big change for Bishop Ludden Junior/Senior High School’s boys basketball team comes at the end of the 2014-15 season, when it will move up to Class AA for the Section III playoffs after winning the Class A title each of the last two seasons. Here are Ludden’s basketball schedules, with all dates and times subject to change.

Cazenovia announces winter sports schedule

Girls hoops opens Nov. 25 against Cortland

Cazenovia High School’s 2014-15 winter sports schedule, with all dates and times subject to change.

Chittenango releases winter sports schedule

Boys basketball Bears host Dec. 22-23 tournament

Chittenango High School’s 2014-15 winter sports schedule, with all dates and times subject to change.

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Lakers’ Neal finishes strong at Federation meet

Skaneateles runner takes 27th, five spots ahead of J-E's Gugel

She’s led the Skaneateles girls cross country team all season. And the running community around the state took proper notice.

Benson runs to sixth at Federation meet

Randall, Gugel also have strong efforts at Bowdoin Park

West Genesee’s Carly Benson and Will Randall, along with, Jordan-Elbridge’s Abby Gugel each had one more chance this fall to offer a major impression to cross country followers at the end of a memorable freshman campaign that included a Section III Class A championship and a top-five finish at the state meet.

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Westhill girls soccer falls in state semis

Bronxville hangs on, eliminates Warriors 1-0

Not once, in its run to the state Class B final four, had the Westhill girls soccer team trailed in the post-season. Yet that is what the Warriors had to deal with during Saturday night's state semifinal against Bronxville on the turf at SUNY-Cortland.

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J-D girls stunned by Somers comeback

Late goals lead to 2-1 state Class A semifinal defeat

Mere minutes away from a berth in the state Class A championship game for the second time in three years, the Jamesville-DeWitt girls soccer team saw the whole thing fall apart - due in some way to the strong work of its opponent, but also due to a call that will sting for a long time to come.

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Skaneateles falls to Mattituck in state semifinal

Big first half by Tuckers ends Lakers' championship run

Months of work, and years of dreams, accumulated by the Skaneateles boys soccer team went into its 2014 run to the state Class B final four in Middletown. But it only took a few minutes for the ultimate prize of a state championship to drift far away from the Lakers' collective reach.

Boys soccer Red Rams fall in state semis

East Hampton starts fast, stops J-D 3-0

For the second time in five years, the Jamesville-DeWitt boys soccer team had made it to the last weekend of the season, bound and determined to bring the program's first state championship home. But before it could really settle down in Saturday morning's state Class A semifinal at Middletown High School, East Hampton had seized the initiative, and would not let go.

Petrella takes second at state cross country meet

Liverpool boys trio each posts top-20 finishes

Though the Liverpool boys cross country team, as a whole unit, could not make it to last Saturday’s New York State Public High School Athletic Association Class A championship meet at SUNY-Canton, Ben Petrella went there – and nearly brought home a state title of his own.

J-D swimmers repeat as Farwell Cup champs

Schultz, Fletcher win; Coyne second in four events

For the Jamesville-DeWitt girls swim team, the bad feelings that arose from surrendering the Section III Class B team championship to New Hartford quickly subsided – if they existed at all.

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Grimes football beaten in NFF title game

Cobras take second defeat to LaFayette/Fabius-Pompey

A magical season for the Bishop Grimes football team that started in the Carrier Dome two months earlier finished on that same Dome turf Sunday night. The first time it was there, the Cobras kicked off its 2014 campaign by beating New York Mills Sept. 7 in the Kickoff Classic. Now, it was vying for the first National Football Foundation championship, trying to avenge a regular-season defeat to LaFayette/Fabius-Pompey.

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Liverpool overwhelmed by Henninger in second half

Football Warriors fall in first sectional final since '98

In reality, the Section III Class AA football championship game, played between Liverpool and Henninger Sunday night at the Carrier Dome, was two games rolled into one outcome.

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Lakers surrender sectional title to Homer

Seven turnovers doom Caz football three-peat quest

All of the history, tradition and vast success the Cazenovia football team has gained through the decades meant little in the face of a turnover wave that helped deliver Homer its first Section III Class B championship since 2005. Seven different takeaways, five of them in the first half, doomed the Lakers in a 38-24 defeat to the Trojans Sunday afternoon in the Class B title game at the Carrier Dome.

Volleyball Bees fall in regional finals

Girls stunned by Shen in five sets; boys lose to Bethlehem

Four consecutive times, the Baldwinsville girls volleyball team had followed up a Section III Class AA championship with a conquest of Section II power Shenendehowa on the way to another state tournament appearance in Glens Falls. But on the fifth try, the Bees finally got tripped up, beaten in a five-set epic by the Lady Plainsmen in Saturday's regional final at Niskayuna High School, near Albany, just as the boys Bees fell in four sets to Bethlehem in its regional final at Cicero-North Syracuse.