J-D given scare from West Genny in 3-2 win
While it has accomplished a lot in its long run atop the Section III Class A ranks, the Jamesville-DeWitt girls soccer team would find an undefeated, untied regular season as something particularly special.
Other local sides battling for playoff spots
Even with the relative success it has found this fall, the Fayetteville-Manlius boys soccer team knows that it’s difficult to live up to the standard that the 2014 team, who won a Section III Class AA title and rose to the top of the state rankings, managed to set.
Red Rams stay undefeated, topple Oswego
Activity picked up for the area’s girls swim teams, but each of them met the tasks with a string of meet victories.
CBA hammers West Genny; F-M falls to C-NS
Now the Christian Brothers Academy football team is assured of one of the top two seeds for the Section III Class AA playoffs. When the Brothers went to Mike Messere Field last Friday night and knocked off the West Genesee Wildcats 65-14, it passed an important hurdle in that, following a massive 28-17 win over Liverpool the week before, it didn’t suffer a letdown, nor did it look ahead to more important games down the road.
F-M again is Class A champs; CBA reaches finals
To fans of Fayetteville-Manlius girls tennis, the story was familiar – a Section III Class A team championship – as was the way that it was achieved. Once more, the Hornets were challenged by Baldwinsville. Once more, F-M prevailed, but it had to endure four different three-set matches in Saturday’s final at Utica’s Mott Courts before it could claim a 4-3 victory over the Bees.
J-D wins big at Oswego, matches ESM's 5-1 mark
Seeing the rain and hard wind present for Friday night's game at Fulton, the East Syracuse Minoa football team didn't have to change its game plan too much - except if the change involved more of Jeremy Perry.
Win streak ends, but Kousmanidis scores twice to beat Red Raiders
Eight consecutive victories had not propelled the Jamesville-DeWitt boys soccer team into the state Class A rankings, but it still hadn’t lost to a Class A team this fall, either, making the defense of its Section III title a realistic possibility.
Black Knights get even for earlier loss to Cobras
This was, without question, the biggest week of the regular season for the Bishop Grimes girls soccer team. Having risen to no. 4 in the state Class C rankings, with top-ranked Sauquoit Valley in front of them, the Cobras would clash with no. 6-ranked Tully last Thursday night on the turf at Onondaga Community College.
F-M finishes fourth in close Class AA team battle
Though none of the area’s boys golf teams went to the top of the standings during Wednesday’s Section III fall tournament at Arrowhead Golf Course, there was still plenty of individual glory to be found.
F-M prevails twice; Grimes falls to LaFayette
A strong fall campaign continues for the Jamesville-DeWitt girls volleyball team, who moved to 10-1 on the season last week with consecutive three-set sweeps over Homer and Fulton.
Girls Hornets victorious at Manhattan Invitational
For a brief moment, the Fayetteville-Manlius boys cross country team was not in its usual spot atop the state Class A rankings, having seen Liverpool displace them following its overall victory at the Oct. 3 McQuaid Invitational in Rochester.
Two schools raise money for American Heart Association
As they do each fall, the Fayetteville-Manlius and Christian Brothers Academy soccer programs gathered together for a doubleheader, this time held under the lights last Saturday at Alibrandi Stadium.
J-D earns team titles at Whitesboro Invitational
Fayetteville-Manlius, in its second CNY Coutnies League cross country road meet in as many weeks, went to Oneida Shores last Wednesday to face Cicero-North Syracuse, who is state-ranked on both the boys and girls sides, yet still could not keep up with the Hornets.
F-M also gets key league win over C-NS
Plenty of important matches awaited the field hockey teams at Fayetteville-Manlius and East Syracuse Minoa as the calendar turned from September to October, including a head-to-head neighborhood clash last Friday afternoon.
J-D also gets 2-0 shutout over Skaneateles
Even with a five-game win streak and both defeats coming to Class AA opponents, the Jamesville-DeWitt boys soccer team remained missing from the state Class A rankings, though that might not last too much longer.