Spartans erase 25-point deficit, stun Whitesboro
Whether the East Syracuse-Minoa football team prevails in the Carrier Dome against Indian River with the Section III Class A championship on the line, it will never, ever forget the way it got to that game. In a comeback for the ages, the Spartans, trailing 35-10 at halftime to Whitesboro in Friday night's Class A semifinal at Chittenango High School, made it all the way back and, on Jake Rodman's last-second touchdown pass to Fred Johnson, beat the Warriors 38-35.
F-M top C-NS, draws B'ville again in title game
It only figures that the undefeated, state no. 1-ranked Fayetteville-Manlius boys soccer team will need to gets past its recent post-season nemesis if it wants to reclaim the Section III Class AA championship. The top-seeded Hornets' 2-1 victory over no. 4 seed Cicero-North Syracuse in Thursday night's AA semifinal at Liverpool High School Stadium sets up a title-game showdown on that same Liverpool turf Monday night at 7:30 against Baldwinsville, who edged Fowler 1-0 in the other semifinal.
Red Rams upend top seed, will face Marcellus Saturday
Four years after it finally broke through for a Section III Class A championship, the Jamesville-DeWitt boys soccer team moved closer to another title in the most exciting way possible. Jordan VanStry's goal late in the first overtime helped the no. 4 seed Red Rams upend top seed Indian River 2-1 in Wednesday night's Class A semifinal at Watertown High School.
Cobras fall to defending champion Beaver River
Once more, in a particularly painful manner, the Bishop Grimes girls soccer team discovered just how tough it is to navigate through the Section III Class C playoffs, regardless of the high regard shown toward them.
Project will improve the district’s athletic stadium and install a new turf field
After two years of work, the Jamesville-DeWitt school district will be allowed to install a turf field at the high school’s main athletic stadium. School district voters gave their overwhelming approval to the $3.1 million capital project during a public referendum vote on Oct. 28. The results showed a nearly 3-to-1 victory ratio for the referendum, with 619 votes to approve and 254 to reject.
ESM falls to Marcellus in penalty kicks
For the fifth consecutive year, the Jamesville-DeWitt girls soccer team thwarted Whitesboro's championship dreams. This time, it took place in Tuesday night's Section III Class A semifinal at Chittenango High School, where the unbeaten, top-seeded Red Rams relied on Alex Catanzarite to pull away and beat the no. 4 seed Warriors 4-1.
Polls will be open 7 a.m. to 9 p.m.
The possibility of construction for a $3.1 million capital project and update to the main athletics stadium, which includes installation of a multi-use turf field, at Jamesville-DeWitt high school is approaching with a Tuesday, Oct. 28 vote. The vote goes from 7 a.m. to 9 p.m. and will take place in the main high school gym foyer.
The Fayetteville-Manlius school district is hosting a seminar focusing on NCAA recruiting and eligibility on Monday, Oct. 27 at the high school’s main auditorium.
Yearby's four goals propel Cobras to Class C semifinal
In many ways, the 15-0-1 regular season, and no. 1 state ranking, attained by the Bishop Grimes girls soccer team was the easy part. The hard portion started now, in the very place where things got upended a season ago during the early rounds of the Section III Class C playoffs – where familiar faces awaited the Cobras.
Trojans survive upset bids, meet Fabius-Pompey again
Working from a no. 3 seed in the Section III Class C playoffs, the Manlius-Pebble Hill endured a pair of tense, low-scoring struggles in the opening rounds, but made it through.
Spartans stop Whitesboro; F-M ousted by C-NS
In pursuit of a third consecutive Section III Class B championship, the East Syracuse-Minoa field hockey team knows that few will expect that to happen.
Hornets smash Liverpool after reaching top of state rankings
An undefeated, untied regular season did much more than give the Fayetteville-Manlius boys soccer team the top seed for the Section III Class AA playoffs. It also made the Hornets the top-ranked team in the latest state Class AA poll, a big honor that would mean little if F-M didn’t secure its first outright sectional title in a decade.
Red Rams draw top seed Indian River in Class A semis
Even though they were together throughout the regular season, the Jamesville-DeWitt and Christian Brothers Academy boys soccer teams found themselves in separate brackets once the Section III playoffs got underway.
Missed chances, turnovers costly in 28-20 defeat
Christian Brothers Academy’s football team had to grow up a lot in the 2014 season, but it still carried the dream of repeating the Section III Class AA title its more experienced predecessors claimed a season ago.
Fishkin qualifies for state championships in February
Even at less than full strength, and even with several challengers poised to topple them, the Jamesville-DeWitt/F-M girls gymnastics held on to the Section III large school team championship.