Girls Cobras look to contend for sectional Class C honors
Ever since a semifinal defeat to Fabius-Pompey in last fall’s Section III Class C semifinals, the Manlius-Pebble Hill boys soccer team has geared up for a championship run in 2014.
CBA, defending sectional champs, get off to quick start
Having battled it out for Section III Class A honors a season ago, the Christian Brothers Academy and Jamesville-DeWitt boys soccer teams could have that same fight once more.
Cobras rally past New York Mills, 18-12, with late surge
A long time has passed since the Bishop Grimes football team really offered a challenge to the top Section III programs - and when Section III threw a lifeline, the Cobras jumped at the chance to fight for a championship. At least for the moment, those dreams aren't far-fetched as, with a hard-fought comeback Sunday night in the Carrier Dome, Grimes defeated New York Mills 18-12 in overtime.
Golembieski burns F-M for 305 yards, six touchdowns
Challenges surrounded the Fayetteville-Manlius football team even before it set foot in the Carrier Dome Saturday night to face Cicero-North Syracuse in the Kickoff Classic.
Spartans fall to Vestal; Red Rams beaten by Indian River
A combination of opening-night jitters and high-quality opposition led to a long, difficult Friday evening for the East Syracuse-Minoa and Jamesville-DeWitt football teams. The short-handed Spartans could not keep up with Section IV Vestal in a 47-13 defeat in the Kickoff Classic at the Carrier Dome, while the Red Rams, making the long trip to the north country, was contained for most of the game and fell to Indian River 37-21.
Turnovers hurt Brothers; Alletzhauser lost for season
A long, hard and emotional week for the Christian Brothers Academy football program culminated in a game that reflected those struggles.
CBA falls to C-NS; F-M has new coach in Gallivan
Three area girls swim teams all began their respective 2014 seasons on the same Thursday night, but only one of them emerged victorious.
Wildcats' 4-3 victory ends 329-match Hornets run
Someone, somewhere was eventually going to end the Fayetteville-Manlius girls tennis win streak that stretched out over 21 years and covered 329 consecutive matches. And West Genesee was all too happy to be the side that pulled it off.
Ostrander, long-time boys JV soccer coach, takes over for Hornets
Brent Ostrander finally gets his chance to coach high school soccer at the varsity level – on the girls side. For nearly a quarter-century, Ostrander had led the Fayetteville-Manlius junior varsity boys soccer team, molding the players that the varsity team, under Jeff Hammond, would later take to a string of league and Section III titles.
Spartans return plenty on offense, break in new QB
A big reason why the East Syracuse-Minoa football team has kept itself among the top Section III Class A programs in the last decade is its ability to absorb the inevitable departure of star players and find new ones to shine in their place.
J-D football starts life after Baker, Crossett graduate
No longer is the Jamesville-DeWitt football program concerned about reaching the top of the Section III Class A ranks. It now confronts a different challenge – staying there.
Wittig keys Hornets after massive roster turnover
Sequels are inevitably compared to what took place the first time around. Damien Rhodes’ debut season as Fayetteville-Manlius football coach was close to ideal. It included a perfect 7-0 regular season and a high-octane offense that averaged more than 46 points per game. Hornets fans dreamed of a Section III Class A title.
Football Cobras to open Sept. 7 at Dome against NY Mills
Bishop Grimes Junior/Senior High School’s 2014 fall sports schedule, with all dates and times subject to change.
Football Hornets open against C-NS Sept. 6 at Carrier Dome
Fayetteville-Manlius High School’s 2014 fall sports varsity schedule, with all dates and times subject to change.
Girls soccer Red Rams go after sixth straight sectional title
Jamesville-DeWitt High School’s 2014 fall sports varsity schedule, with all dates and times subject to change.