F-M, CBA football staggered by home losses

Brothers stunned by Corcoran; Hornets fall to Henninger

That the Fayetteville-Manlius football team would struggle on Friday night, taking a 36-6 defeat to Henninger, wasn't a big surprise, since the Black Knights enjoy a no. 14 state Class AA ranking and are considered the favorites for the Section III title. What was surprising, though, was what happened a few miles down the road at Alibrandi Stadium.

ESM football rolls to shutout over J-D

Grimes holds off South Lewis, improves to 2-1

Someone was going to move to the top of the wide-open Class A American division when neighbors East Syracuse-Minoa and Jamesville-DeWitt met up for their annual showdown Friday night. And it was the host Spartans warming up to that task, using its ground game to pound away at the Red Rams from start to finish on its way to a 41-0 victory.

F-M cross country overwhelms West Genny, C-NS

Girls Hornets beat two state top-10 foes; boys break WG course record

Another week brought another showdown for the Fayetteville-Manlius cross country teams – only this time, it was the girls taking the spotlight.

J-D swimmers get key win over Oswego

CBA battles hard in defeat to West Genesee

Facing a challenger for Onondaga High School League supremacy, the Jamesville-DeWitt girls team was up to that threat. The Red Rams, piling up points through top-three sweeps in two different events, overcame the individual brilliance of Oswego in Wednesday’s meet, putting together a 100-84 victory over the Buccaneers.

F-M field hockey rallies past B’ville in OT

Late goals by Bansbach put Hornets into league lead

Autumn chill had arrived in Central New York, just as the Fayetteville-Manlius and East Syracuse-Minoa field hockey teams dealt with important contests in their respective leagues.

Grimes girls rout Cato, hold off Ludden

MPH boys soccer remains undefeated

Even before the middle of September, the Bishop Grimes girls soccer team was making a deep and indelible mark on the rest of the OHSL Patriot division.

F-M, CBA soccer sides gather for 'Red Out' games

Third annual fund-raiders benefits American Heart Association

Two years ago, in memory of his daughter, Christian Brothers Academy boys soccer coach Joe Papaleo joined his side with Fayetteville-Manlius for an early-season showcase. Now it's turned into a big event, and the faithful gathered again Saturday night at Swan Pond for the third annual "Red Out" to benefit the American Heart Association.

J-D, ESM football head into showdown winless

Red Rams edged by Whitesboro; Spartans fall to Indian River

A large portion of the regular season remains for the Jamesville-DeWitt and East Syracuse-Minoa football teams, including all of their play in the Class A American division. But when the two neighbors clash next Friday at ESM Stadium, they'll do so sporting 0-2 records after the Red Rams' valiant comeback fell short in a 24-21 defeat to Whitesboro and the Spartans took a 32-21 defeat to Indian River.

F-M, CBA football roar back with big wins

Hornets rout Proctor; Brothers take out Nottingham

Injuries at key spots, along with poor performances, had followers of the Fayetteville-Manlius and Christian Brothers Academy football teams concerned in ways far beyond the losses they took in their respective season openers at the Carrier Dome.

J-D girls soccer maintains unbeaten mark

Rams crush Cortland, Oswego; ESM wins twice

The confidence gained by Jamesville-DeWitt’s girls soccer team in the wake of its sweep of the Marcellus Tournament, where it blanked West Genesee and Westhill by a combined 9-0 margin, carried over when OHSL Freedom division play resumed.

F-M tennis roars back, sweeps trio of foes

Auburn, C-NS, Liverpool fall after long win streak ends

Freed from the burden of having to carry a 21-year, 329-match win streak, the Fayetteville-Manlius girls tennis team moved on in a splendid manner.

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J-D Board of Education moves forward on $3 million turf field project

Public meeting scheduled for Sept. 22, possible vote in October

Plans to move forward with an estimated $3 million capital project to update the main athletics stadium at Jamesville-DeWitt High School were approved by the J-D Board of Education at its Sept. 8 meeting. The project, which is scheduled to be presented to the public Sept. 22 and put to a vote Oct. 28, will cause a slight increase in taxes for residents, according to the district.

F-M cross country sweeps showdown with Liverpool

Millar, Ryan lead state champs past Federation champs

When it comes to regular-season cross country meets, few were as big as what took place Wednesday afternoon at Long Branch Park. On one side was Fayetteville-Manlius, the reigning state Class A champions. On the other was Liverpool, the reigning Federation champions, running on its home course. Baldwinsville served as a third participant, but the real battle was between the Hornets and Warriors.

J-D’s Roach picks up 400th coaching victory

Red Rams blank Cortland, 6-0, for veteran mentor

And on the third try, Jamesville-DeWitt boys soccer coach Joe Roach climbed to a new plateau – that of 400 career victories.

ESM hosts season-opening cross country meet

J-D girls finish third; Butler, Marra lead individuals

The hot weather broke just in time for East Syracuse-Minoa’s season-opening cross country meet, which drew 12 boys and 11 girls teams to the Pine Grove Junior High School course, all of them eager to get the 2014 campaign underway.