High School Sports


Boys Hornets fall to Baldwinsville, Nottingham

Wittig misses game with Bees, returns for Senior Night

What the Fayetteville-Manlius boys basketball team had in mind for the last week of the regular season, and what actually took place, proved quite different.

J-D girls ready to start sectional title defense

ESM, CBA also busy in last week of regular season

Clearly, the Jamesville-DeWitt girls basketball team arrived to the last week of the regular season in a bad mood, and all subsequent opponents would pay for it. On Feb. 7, the Red Rams lost at home to Catholic Central (Section II) 45-36, a game where it played brilliant defense in the first half and led, 19-10, only to see the Crusaders dominate the last two periods and lead by the fourth quarter.

CBA falls to Ludden in ‘Holy War’ rematch

Brothers can't stop senior duo of Rauch, Walser

All the pieces were in place last Friday night for the Christian Brothers Academy to end a three-year drought in the “Holy War” against Bishop Ludden.

MPH volleyball advances to Class D final

Trojans survive five-set semifinal, then fall to Remsen

In difficult times, people have rallied around sports as a way to feel proud and happy. Much uncertainty surrounds the future at Manlius-Pebble Hill, but with an inspired run through the Section III Class D tournament, the girls volleyball Trojans proved an inspiration.

J-D/CBA finishes third at sectional swim meet

Red Rams unable to hold off Liverpool, Watertown

Just a few successful events separated the Jamesville-DeWitt/CBA boys swim team from toppling Liverpool and winning the big prize during Thursday night’s Section III Class A championship.

J-D girls win OHSL indoor track meet

Payne, Martin both win twice for Red Rams

A deep, diverse lineup of talent helped the Jamesville-DeWitt girls indoor track and field team claim victory in Thursday night’s Onondaga High School League Division I championships.

F-M indoor track adds league championships

Hornets earn one-sided sweeps in CNYCL American meets

Neither of the Fayetteville-Manlius indoor track and field teams was going to get caught in the course of last week’s CNY Counties League American division championship meets, providing a successful follow-up to their Section III Class AA championship sweep a week earlier.

Grimes girls hoops takes first loss to RFA

Vaught passes 1,000 points in Cobras' defeat

When the Section III Class B playoffs start next week, the Bishop Grimes girls basketball team will have plenty of reason to think it can win a championship, and plenty of opponents targeting them as the consensus favorite. It just won't go there with a perfect record.

CBA/J-D finishes third at AA wrestling sectionals

F-M's Broddus wins 145-pound title

Post-season action has now begun for the area’s high school wrestling teams, including Saturday’s Section III Class AA championship meet at Baldwinsville, where CBA/Jamesville-DeWitt finished in third place and Fayetteville-Manlius was seventh.

Dieroff wins sectional Class A diving title

J-D/CBA diver holds off teammate Wanamaker for top spot

All the work that the CBA/Jamesville-DeWitt boys swim team has done has led to what happens late this week – and beyond. Come Thursday, the Red Rams will venture to the Section III Class A tournament at Liverpool. Then it will venture to SUNY-Cortland Saturday for the overall sectional meet, with the top finishers advancing to the Feb. 27-28 state championships at Ithaca College.

MPH volleyball reaches Class D semis

CBA, ESM both fall in sectional quarterfinals

Nothing was made easy for the trio of girls volleyball teams that plunged into the Section III winter playoffs last week, and only one - Manlius-Pebble Hill - made it to the semifinal round.

CBA/J-D hockey stunned by Skaneateles rally

Brothers see 2-0 lead vanish late in third period

For most of Friday night’s game at Onondaga Nation Arena, the CBA/Jamesville-DeWitt ice hockey team put together the effort it needed to defeat Skaneateles and clinch the Division II American Conference regular-season championship. And then it all disappeared.

Hornets get wins over Corcoran, Liverpool

Wittig earns second triple-double of season against Cougars

Those following the Fayetteville-Manlius boys basketball team got a full glimpse of what an ideal performance looks like during the penultimate week of the regular season – at least on the offensive side of the ball.

Grimes rallies past Caz, stays unbeaten

Third-quarter comeback thwarts Lakers' upset bid

At some point in the third quarter of last Thursday night’s game at Cazenovia, the Bishop Grimes girls basketball team realized that its perfect record, and no. 2 state Class B ranking, might be in a bit of jeopardy.

F-M rolls to sectional AA indoor track titles

Girls, boys Hornets get several sweeps of distance races

A stream of strong distance runners, on both the girls and boys sides, made sure that the Fayetteville-Manlius indoor track and field teams did not get caught in the quest for the Section III Class AA championship Wednesday night at SRC Arena.