High School Sports


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McEntee, Goris announce college lacrosse plans

Cazenovia High School seniors Olivia McEntee and Sophie Goris last Friday announced their respective plans for where they plan to attend college and play lacrosse.

Girls soccer Bees stopped in state final

Massapequa tops B'ville after semifinal win over Monroe-Woodbury

In order for the Baldwinsville girls soccer team to add a second state title to the one it earned 13 years ago, it merely had to take down the reigning two-time state champions from Massapequa.

J-D girls reach state Class A title game

Red Rams' 24-game win streak stopped by West Islip

All that is missing from the extraordinary recent run of the Jamesville-DeWitt girls soccer team is a state Class A championship. For the second time in four years, the Red Rams got to the brink of that ultimate prize, but like in 2012, fell one victory short, falling 1-0 to Section XI champion Islip in Sunday’s state final at SUNY-Cortland.

Football Warriors edge Elmira, 27-22

Late TD drive sends Liverpool to state semifinals

With a 17-year Section III title drought finally behind them, the Liverpool football team now began the quest to end another long wait – this one for the program’s first-ever state Class AA championship.

Cross country Warriors earn state championship

Petrella sets course record at Monroe-Woodbury

Early on Saturday evening, the bus carrying the Liverpool boys cross country team received a grand welcome back home, complete with a police escort and wailing sirens. It was the sort of greeting only winning a state championship could provide - and the Warriors have it.

F-M girls earn 10th straight state title

Walters break through as individual champion

Even by the terms of routine greatness that it offers every single autumn, the Fayetteville-Manlius girls cross country team accomplished something special during Saturday's New York State Public High School Athletic Association Class A meet at Monroe-Woodbury High School.

Soccer Lakers fall again in state semis

Skaneateles takes 2-1 defeat to Plattsburgh

Twelve months later, on the same grounds at Middletown High School where it got run over by Mattituck in last fall’s state Class B semifinals, the Skaneateles boys soccer team was bound and determined to write a different conclusion and capture a second state Class B championship to go with the one it earned in 2010. Instead of redemption, though, the Lakers felt even more pain.

Willcox runs at state cross country meet

Skaneateles junior takes 21st in Class C race

Skaneateles girls cross country runner Juila Willcox had worked hard, and gone through plenty, in order to earn her place at Saturday’s New York State Public High School Athletic Association Class C championship race.

WG’s Benson takes fourth at state meet

Wildcats' Leff also part of Section III winning team

All the work done by the area’s top cross country teams and individuals would culminate at Monroe-Woodbury High School in Orange County, close by the Hudson River valley, for Saturday’s New York State Public High School Athletic Association championships.

Volleyball Warriors reach state final four

Westhill claims epic Class B regional over Honeoye Falls-Lima

Not content with claiming a second Section III Class B title in three years, the Westhill girls volleyball team attained new heights – and by doing so, is going to Glens Falls Civic Center this weekend in pursuit of a state championship.

Lakers survive OT battle with Waverly

Caz football advances to state Class B semifinal

Though it has ventured into the state football playoffs many times before, the Cazenovia football team has to feel that its best chance at a first-ever state championship was right in front of them. Thanks to the combined efforts of young men like Cole Willard and Paul McLaughlin, that dream remains alive – at least for another week.

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Field hockey Lakers take state semifinal

Shephard goal lifts Caz past Pierson/Bridgehampton

Everywhere the Cazenovia field hockey team looked during state Class C final four weekend at Maine-Endwell High School, reminders of frustrations of the recent past were right in front of them.

Rowles runs to fifth at state meet

Caz freshman helps Lakers take fifth in Class C

When the Cazenovia girls cross country team earned the right to represent Section III in Saturday’s New York State Public High School Athletic Association Class C championship meet at Monroe-Woodbury High School, it knew exactly what it was facing.

J-D volleyball falls in sectional finals

Girls Red Rams drops five-set classic to Oswego

So close on one front, and so far away on another front, each of Jamesville-DeWitt’s volleyball teams could not get past their counterparts from Oswego in Wednesday night’s pair of Section III Class A finals at Onondaga Community College’s Allyn Hall.

Skaneateles volleyball falls in sectional final

Cazenovia relies on serves to prevail in three sets

A moment arrived Wednesday afternoon during the Section III Class C championship match at Onondaga Community College’s Allyn Hall when the Skaneateles girls volleyball team finally felt like it was ready to challenge its Laker counterparts from Cazenovia.