High School Sports


C-NS girls hoops stays unbeaten

Northstars beat Mary Louis Academy at end of 4-0 week

When the Cicero-North Syracuse girls basketball team returned to New York City for a weekend appearance in the Mecca Tournament, it left behind a Section III Class AA field that, including Liverpool, seemed as far away as ever, especially with the Northstars rising all the way up to no. 10 in the latest USA Today Super 25 rankings of the best teams in the nation.

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Liverpool boys hoops holds off C-NS

Big crowd watches Warriors keep local supremacy

Much more than the typical hoopla associated with a rivalry was present when Cicero-North Syracuse and Liverpool square off in boys basketball last Friday night, especially from the Northstars’ perspective.

C-NS indoor track nearly sweeps Utica meet

Northstars, Liverpool also take part in Arcaro Invitational

Only by the margin of a single point did the Cicero-North Syracuse indoor track and field teams miss sweeping a large field of challengers from Section III and elsewhere during last Friday night’s Utica Challenge Invitational.

Liverpool, C-NS wrestlers take losses

Warriors fall to Central Valley; Northstars beaten by CBA/J-D

Now it’s the Liverpool wrestling team’s turn to host the Section III Class AA championship meet following years of travel to other venues, including Cicero-North Syracuse and Baldwinsville.

Girls Red Rams win NYC tournament

J-D continues stay atop state Class A rankings

Still possessing the top spot in the state Class A rankings, the Jamesville-DeWitt girls basketball team tested itself again by venturing to New York City – or, more specifically, the Bronx – for the Mecca Tournament.

Grimes boys hoops beats SAS

J-D topped by Ludden again; CBA returns to winning form

Just once in this renaissance winter had the Bishop Grimes boys basketball team tasted defeat, at home in a loss to Syracuse Academy of Science on Jan. 17. Less than two weeks later, the Cobras paid a visit to SAS, looking to get even, and did so last Friday night, though it took working all 32 minutes to get in front and withstand all of the possible charges to edge the Atoms 66-62.

Hornets gain sweep at Arcaro Invitational

F-M girls tops CBA despite Schug claiming three wins

Over a two-week stretch, the area’s indoor track and field teams would have six different competitions on the agenda, including both league and Section III meets that will take place at SRC Arena.

Grimes girls get even with Ludden

Cobras roll until late-week defeat to Seton Catholic

From a broken clock to a late-game injury, the Bishop Grimes girls basketball team underwent many different kinds of adversity in last Thursday’s game against Bishop Ludden, any of which could have provided an excuse had the Cobras faltered.

CBA/J-D hockey routs New Hartford

F-M drops close decision to Rome Free Academy

Going into the decisive month of February, the CBA/Jamesville-DeWitt ice hockey team just may have timed it right.

Girls Hornets rip Corcoran, Henninger

F-M boys struggle in home loss to Black Knights

It was crucial for the Fayetteville-Manlius girls basketball team to recover from its Jan. 22 defeat at West Genesee and get some victories before the tough regular-season homestretch in early February.

CBA girls take fourth at OHSL meet

J-D makes noise at Utica Challenge Invitational

Post-season action for each of the area’s indoor track and field teams would commence in the last full week of January, when Christian Brothers Academy contended for top honors in the Onondaga High School League Division 2 meet at SRC Arena.

ESM volleyball has 3-1 week

Spartans push Chittenango to five sets in lone defeat

One common thread that the East Syracuse Minoa and Christian Brothers Academy girls volleyball teams would have in the last week of the regular season was both of them having to take on the challenge of the Chittenango Bears.

Boys Bees roar to Arcaro meet title

Delola, Donhauser, Keegan each win races for B'ville

Though it had to wait nearly two weeks, the Baldwinsville boys indoor track and field team proudly accepted top honors in a CNY Indoor Track Association meet named for a Bees legend.

Marcellus wrestlers win league meet

Mustangs edge Skaneateles after topping West Genesee

When the Marcellus wrestling team went to Onondaga High School for last Saturday’s OHSL Liberty/Patriot championship meet, it did so as one of the favorites – and with local bragging rights secured.

B’ville girls go 1-1, beat Nottingham

Boys Bees also split pair of games

When the Baldwinsville girls basketball team took its second shot at the reigning power of Cicero-North Syracuse last Monday night, it ended just as the first meeting did at home earlier this season.