The Super DIRTcar Series will be visiting the Land of Legends Thursday, June 30 for the Stars and Stripes 76.
WATKINS GLEN — With a bold move, little fuel and a broken car, Filipe Albuquerque turned a weather delay into victory.
NEWARK — The rivalry for two franchises that are less than 20 miles apart was renewed on a gorgeous night for some baseball Saturday at Colburn Park.
WATKINS GLEN — The excitement and emotion were palpable. Yet Canadian racer Robert Wickens delivered the ultimate of understatements following the victory drive he and co-driver Mark Wilkins put together in the Touring Car (TCR) class of the Tioga Downs Casino Resort 120 IMSA Michelin Pilot …
GENEVA — Pulling a community together is what a local neighborhood is all about. That was the case with cleaning up Jefferson Park in Geneva, which is on Jefferson Avenue, across the street from Hobart and William Smith Colleges’ athletic fields.
PENN YAN — When Dan Rector looks at his two gold medals from the Empire State Senior Games he can’t help but think of Ambrose “Amby” Cook, a legendary physical education teacher and coach at Penn Yan Academy.
GENEVA — The Dove Block Project, an arts center in historic downtown Geneva, is announcing a call for programming proposals for the 2022-23 season. The deadline for submissions is July 15.
GENEVA — In 1972, football was beginning its exponential rise in popularity and revenue across the country, but baseball was still very much America’s pastime.
Let’s address the obvious right away: It’s summer. Summer usually means boating, grilling, partying and, if you live near one of the Finger Lakes, outdoor swimming.
The boys swimming regular season ended on Jan. 25. That’s nearly five months ago, but until recently, the Times hadn’t received the all-league selections from the 2021-22 season. And, it is never a bad time to give due recognition to the Finger Lakes swimmers who had terrific seasons. For so…
GENEVA — On Thursday, June 23 at 7 p.m., The Second Impact, in conjunction with the Geneva Red Wings, will be holding an “Honor Your Role Model” night where kids bring their role models to the park to show their appreciation.
The Super DIRTcar Series will host a pair of events before the end of June.
NEWARK — Very rarely does a one-hitter get overshadowed in baseball. Saturday night in this upstate New York town, the gem thrown by Geneva Red Wings pitcher Jack Eshlemen nearly fell out of sight.
It was 4:30 a.m. The sun was just popping out, and I was on my last cup of coffee before heading out to Corky Cansdale’s house for our catfishing adventure.
NEWARK — There were over 234 participants at the 7th Annual Laurel House 5K Walk/Run ON June 11. Rochester Regional Health was Platinum Sponsor of the event held under clear skies, starting in front of the Newark Post Office and ending at the entrance to the Alex Eligh Community Center parking lot.
Finger Lakes East had it all in 2022. An undefeated season from Palmyra-Macedon, a Perfect Game from Newark’s Preston Berrios, pitcher dominance from Penn Yan’s Brady Bouchard, a 29-run game between Geneva and Waterloo, and finally, a state semifinal berth from Pal-Mac wrapped up what was a …
For four local athletes who ended their high school careers with state titles, those efforts are being recognized in this year’s all-league awards.
Finger Lakes West baseball proved that the regular season is only a decent indication of what might happen in the postseason.
GENEVA — The Geneva City Golf Championship is just around the corner, a tournament that for the past three seasons has belonged to Mike Long.
ROCHESTER — Greece Athena and Upstate New York basketball hero Jason “J-Mac” McElwain has been hospitalized after a crash in Greece Monday.
In what was a back-and-forth battle this year from Waterloo and the Palmyra-Macedon Red Raiders, it is little surprise that the two girls lacrosse programs headlined this year’s all-league selections.
NEWARK — Newark Pilots outfielder Aaron Whitley and Batavia Muckdogs right handed pitcher Nolan Sparks were named Players of the Week for the PGCBL for the week of June 6-12.
GENEVA — Another year of Finger Lakes league lacrosse proves once again that the Finger Lakes region in Section V represents one of the finest lacrosse hot spots in the state and even the country.
It’s easy to believe that Kevin Root was not fully clear how many laps had elapsed or remained in the Modified feature Saturday night at Land of Legends Raceway.
CICERO — Newark seniors Broden Haltiner and Norwood Hughes were excited just to earn spots at the NYSPHSAA Championships at Cicero-North Syracuse High School Saturday morning.
HEMPSTEAD — The Canandaigua Braves boys lacrosse team was aiming for its first state championship since 2009 on Saturday afternoon when they battled Section XI’s Garden City.
CORTLAND — From 2017-19, the Palmyra-Macedon Red Raiders won three straight Section V girls lacrosse titles and each year, the program’s season ended in the state semifinal. The program returned to sectional supremacy in 2022 and found itself in an eerily similar spot.
MAINE — The hype was at an all-time high for the Palmyra-Macedon baseball team as the Red Raiders made their way south to Maine-Endwell High School for the program’s first trip to the state semifinals.
GENEVA — It seems every year the Finger Lakes and Wayne County tennis leagues produce some of the state’s best teams and individuals. 2022 was no exception.
CANANDAIGUA — The Finger Lakes Community College men’s and women’s soccer programs will be hosting “prospect ID camps”, this summer at the FLCC Turf Facility.
GENEVA — It was a battle for supremacy atop the standings of Wayne County baseball in the 2022 season.
CORTLAND — It has been quite a fun ride over the last few weeks for the Canandaigua Braves boys lacrosse team after capturing the Class B sectional title, their 10th sectional title and first since 2013.
GENEVA — The Finger Lakes West softball league had it all this season: A team with an undefeated league record, Cinderella-esque postseason runs, dominant pitching, and big-time hitting.
GENEVA — The first normal softball season since 2019 in the Finger Lakes East featured contested battles all year long. Of the eight teams competing in the FL East, four ended with records above .500 and Wayne Central took the league crown with a 12-2 record.
ROCHESTER — The Finger Lakes will be well represented this Saturday at the NYSPHSAA track and field state championship meet.
Nick Guererri parked his mount in victory lane Saturday night at the Land of Legends Raceway. Not far behind, parking right there with him was brother, Matt Guererri.
EAST AMHERST — The fourth quarter was one to remember in Penn Yan's class D sectional championship victory over Livonia/Avon. On Saturday morning in the Class D Regional, the Mustangs' boys lacrosse team had a fourth quarter to forget about at Williamsville East High School.
Penn Yan-Akron boys lacrosse regional game
Jennifer and Dewayne Evans have lived on Sodus Bay since 2009. They always thought the Sodus Point community needed a place where people could rent kayaks, canoes, and paddleboards.
FLUSHING — Drew Fishback has three more years to try and capture an individual tennis state title. Given that he’s a freshman, advancing to the 2022 NYSPHSAA state quarterfinal match is quite the accomplishment.
GENEVA — Amidst all the local high school sectional action, June seemed to have come out of nowhere. The arrival of June brings the start of the 2022 Perfect Game Collegiate Baseball League season.
HONEOYE FALLS — Waterloo softball arrived at Honeoye Falls-Lima High School with a Class B1 sectional title in tow. Their opponents — Wellsville — arrived with the Class B2 sectional title. Class B supremacy came down to a battle of the orange and black.
EAST ROCHESTER — It has been quite a journey this year for Geneva Panthers girls lacrosse after putting together its first winning season since 2016.
CANANDAIGUA — The Penn Yan boys varsity lacrosse program is the definition of a dynasty.
Penn Yan lacrosse Class D title game
Alan Johnson clicked off his 48th consecutive season with a victory, taking the checkers at Land of Legends Raceway Saturday night.
GENEVA — When you fish every day of the National Lake Trout Derby, you have a good chance of reeling in the grand prize.
HONEOYE FALLS — For two schools that are less than 15 miles apart, Saturday afternoon in the Section V Class D boys lacrosse semifinals was only the sixth time that Marcus Whitman and Penn Yan have met since 2009.
Penn Yan/Marcus Whitman boys lacrosse