High School Sports


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F-M coach named National Girls’ Cross Country Coach of the Year

Fayetteville-Manlius High School’s cross country, indoor and spring track head coach has earned another accolade to add to his list of honors.

Kim, Jones compete in state tournament

J-D golfers join Auburn's May, who repeats as champion

Two of Jamesville-DeWitt’s top girls golfers would finish a memorable season by appearing in the New York State Public High School Athletic Association championship tournament.

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Millar, Barber run to state track championships

CBA's Schug, J-D's Payne also earn medals

One more time, Bryce Millar and Kyle Barber participated in a high school state championship meet with the intent to add more victories to the titles they have accumulated over the years across the fall, winter and spring.

Track stars win big at sectional state qualifier

F-M, J-D, ESM, CBA all have first-place finishes

From Fayetteville-Manlius to Jamesville-DeWitt to East Syracuse Minoa to Christian Brothers Academy, local track and field athletes earned a large share of the winner’s glory during Friday’s Section III state qualifier at Cicero-North Syracuse’s Bragman Stadium.

Red Rams fall to Victor in state semifinal

J-D unable to make late comeback against unbeaten Blue Devils

Since claiming its last state Class B title in 2011, the Jamesville-DeWitt boys lacrosse team has, in each of the ensuing four seasons, come close to adding another crown, but have not quite pulled it off.

J-D softball drops Class A final to Oneida

Red Rams unable to hold 2-0 lead in late innings

Everything was falling into place for Jamesville-DeWitt’s softball team when they finally got around to playing the Section III Class A championship game against defending champion Oneida Wednesday night at Onondaga Community College.

Grimes softball beaten in sectional final thriller

Cobras rally, but fall to Sandy Creek in extra innings

If the events of the Section III Class C playoffs was any indication of how Tuesday night's championship game at Onondaga Community College would conclude, it was almost a given that the Bishop Grimes softball team would fight back from a 5-0 hole late to force extra innings.

CBA baseball stopped again in sectional final

VVS pulls away late, beats Brothers 11-3

Christian Brothers Academy's quest to claim the Section III Class A baseball championship got thwarted, in the championship round, by a hard-hitting opponent wearing red - again.

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Bellardini helps Section III win state golf tourney

CBA star shoots 35 on final nine holes to play key role

When Christian Brothers Academy boys golfer Jack Bellardini completed his fall season at the Section III tournament at Marcellus Golf Club, it was amid cold, raw and windy conditions. And when Bellardini’s season ended nearly eight months later at Cornell University’s Robert Trent Jones course during the New York State Public High School Athletic Association championship tournament, it was again cold and raw.

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J-D appoints new varsity boys’ basketball coach

Hear concerns from McKenney about district communication

The Jamesville-DeWitt board of Education announced June 1 that the new coach for the varsity boy’s basketball team will be current J-D physical education teacher Jeffrey Ike. This appointment comes about two months after the district’s announcement that five-time championship winning coach Bob McKenney would not return for the 2015-16 school year.

Red Rams rip Vestal in lacrosse regional

J-D takes on undefeated Victor in state semifinals

With a seventh consecutive Section III Class B title secured, now it was back to the state tournament for the Jamesville-DeWitt boys lacrosse team, who met Section IV champion Vestal in Sunday’s regional final at Cicero-North Syracuse's Bragman Stadium after heavy rain and lightning forced a Saturday-night postponement.

CBA baseball advances to Class A final

Brothers get past Marcellus, Camden, to meet VVS in title game

By the time the Christian Brothers Academy baseball team entered the Section III Class A playoff fray as the top seed, their two neighbors were already out of the tournament.

Grimes baseball reaches Class B semis

Cobras upend South Jefferson, Lowville, fall to Holland Patent

While their softball counterparts made an inspired run through the Section III Class C playoffs, Bishop Grimes was trying to make a run on the baseball side, too, rising from its own no. 6 seed in the sectional Class B bracket.

Tennis players make mark at state tournament

F-M's Druger wins consolation bracket in singles

Fayetteville-Manlius, East Syracuse Minoa, Jamesville-DeWitt and Manlius-Pebble Hill all had a rooting interest during last week’s New York State Public High School Athletic Association championship tournament.

Grimes softball makes run to Class C final

Cobras stop Herkimer, Cato, will face Sandy Creek for title

When the Bishop Grimes softball team started out on its Section III Class C playoff journey, the notion that it could win the whole thing was absurd with so many strong squads in the bracket.