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Hornets rely on veterans, new stars for key victories
Even as it built itself up as a steady, strong program, the Fayetteville-Manlius wrestling team could not battle its way past Central Square, the reigning power in the CNY Counties League American division.
Great man fought for freedom, forgiveness in extraordinary life
A Sunday morning, February 11, 1990, and I was still a freshman in high school. We were all about to head out to church, but we turned on CNN – and the most astonishing, remarkable and wonderful sight greeted us.
Free throws key Cobras' 59-51 win in season opener
Even in the relentless competitive environment of the OHSL Liberty division and Section III Class B, the Bishop Grimes girls basketball team has good reason to think that it can not just survive, but thrive in the 2013-14 season.
Avery wins girls race in 18:05.3; Pearl takes third place
For the Fayetteville-Manlius cross country teams, all that is left is a venture to Oregon with the goal of a national championship foremost in their minds.
Steinberg named MVP with 40 points against Oneida, Cortland
By its high standards, the Bishop Grimes boys basketball team did not make Kevin Haven’s first season at the helm a particularly great one – but it already might be on the way to making the 2013-14 campaign a bit more memorable.
Brothers trying to follow improbable state title run
The question facing the CBA/Jamesville-DeWitt ice hockey team is a particularly difficult one – namely, how does a perfect ending get topped?
Boys basketball Hornets open Dec. 6 at Henninger
Even as fall sports winds down and cross country teams pursue national honors, Fayetteville-Manlius High School’s winter sports teams are already deep into practices for the 2013-14 season. Here is the varsity schedule. All dates and times are subject to change.
Girls basketball Red Rams seek third straight sectional title
Jamesville-DeWitt High School’s 2013-14 winter sports schedule, with all dates and times subject to change.
Basketball teams to host Vince Celi Memorial Tournament Dec. 27-28
East Syracuse-Minoa High School’s 2013-14 winter sports schedule, with all dates and times subject to change.
Hockey side starts state title defense with weekend tournament
Off its first-ever state championship, the combined ice hockey teams at CBA and Jamesville-DeWitt are set to go again, with the season starting this weekend at a tournament in the Buffalo suburbs. Here is the entire CBA varsity winter sports schedule for 2013-14. All dates and times are subject to change.