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Lacrosse Wildcats roar past Liverpool

WG avenges early-season defeat in 14-4 romp

West Genesee's boys lacrosse team is a far different side from the one that fought to find consistency early this spring. Emphatic proof of this was offered when the Wildcats dominated Liverpool, 14-4, Tuesday night, easily gaining a measure of revenge after losing an 7-4 decision to the Warriors at LHS Stadium on April 4.

Grimes girls taken out in Class B semifinal

Cobras cold in second half against Utica-Notre Dame

For a half, all went to plan for the Bishop Grimes girls basketball team in Saturday night's Section III Class B semifinal. It was just the second half that proved to be the Cobras' undoing.

Caz girls drop Class B semifinal to South Jefferson

Spartans defense shuts down Lakers in second half

Cazenovia is one of the few girls basketball teams to interrupt South Jefferson's decade-long run atop the Section III Class B ranks, having done so in 2009. But it would not happen in 2013. The Spartans played like an unbeaten top seed and defending champion should in pounding the Lakers 58-28 in Saturday night's Class B semifinal at Onondaga Community College's SRC Arena.

CBA/J-D stuns Skaneateles in 3-OT hockey semifinal

Durkin goal sends Brothers to championship game

Long into the night they went, the CBA/J-D and Skaneateles ice hockey teams taking more than five periods to settle Tuesday night's epochal Section III Division II semifinal at Allyn Arena. Only when Ryan Durkin scored early in the third OT did the thing get settled - and the top-seeded Lakers were out, beaten by the Brothers 4-3 as Skaneateles remains without a sectional title since 2008.

Boys hoops Lakers rout Ilion in Class B opener

Skaneateles to play Holland Patent in quarterfinals

Ideally, the Skaneateles boys basketball team would take what it did in Saturday's opening round of the Section III Class B playoffs and maintain it the rest of the way. The Lakers were in devastating form from the opening tip in its 79-35 rout of Ilion, which sets up a quarterfinal date Tuesday against Holland Patent.

C-NS hockey blanks Syracuse in playoff opener

Northstars to face West Genny in Division I semis

Cicero-North Syracuse ice hockey's big guns had big nights, and that was bad news for Syracuse. The No. 1 state-ranked Northstars top line of Eric Hamilton, Jesse Farabee and Matt Fiume accounted for four goals between them in a 5-0 win over the Cougars in a Section III Division I quarterfinal Friday night at Cicero Twin Rinks.

WG hockey ties Syracuse, clinches top seed

Wildcats' 1-1 decision secures Division I West title

Even though it wasn't victorious, the West Genesee ice hockey team got exactly what it needed from Wednesday night's game at Syracuse and, as a result, reigns as Division I West's top side once again.

Hockey Wildcats turn back B'ville, 3-1

WG inches closer to Division I West title

Despite its youth, and despite real struggles at different times this winter, the West Genesee ice hockey team is still on the brink of another first-place finish, and again Baldwinsville is chasing them. The Wildcats outplayed the Bees, 3-1, Saturday night at Shove Park, completing a regular-season sweep in a long-simmering rivalry.

Boys hockey Lakers win regular-season league title

Skaneateles clinches with late goal, tie at New Hartford

No, it wasn't a win, but it was still good enough. Skaneateles clinched the Division II boys’ hockey regular season league championship thanks to a 3-3 tie with New Hartford on Saturday afternoon.

Lakers, Oswego play to 0-0 hockey standoff

Tie keeps Skaneateles in Division II lead for now

Forget the lack of movement on the scoreboard in this instance, and just focus on the reasons why it stayed that way. Skaneateles and Oswego played to an anything-but-boring 0-0 tie Friday night in a Division II boys’ hockey game in front of a big, enthusiastic crowd at Allyn Arena.

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