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GENEVA — The Geneva City Golf Championship is just around the corner, a tournament that for the past three seasons has belonged to Mike Long.
LYONS — Waterloo’s John Siblosky is moving on.
CLIFTON SPRINGS — On Saturday afternoon, Clifton Springs Country Club was host to this year’s Section V boys golf individual sectionals with the top 20 golfers advancing to today’s super sectionals.
PITTSFORD — Keuka baseball’s postseason hopes came down to the final day of the regular season on Sunday.
NORTH ANDOVER, Mass. — Hobart lacrosse is getting its steam back it lost after the first two games of the season. A key game against Merrimack College awaited the Statesmen and after falling behind four goals early in the game, Hobart showed grit and determination to claw their way back and …
KEUKA PARK — Things didn’t look promising early on for Keuka College baseball on Friday. In the first game of a doubleheader and a four-game weekend series against Utica, the Wolves found themselves down 5-0 early to the Pioneers. Keuka not only fought back but took complete control of the g…
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PENN YAN — Finger Lakes winters and golf don’t really mix, but golf and southern California winters certainly do.
GENEVA — All sports were a go at Geneva High School this past fall season for the first time since 2019. Many athletes earned high marks to be recognized as scholar athletes and five out of seven teams earned “Scholar Team” honors.
In an effort to recognize academic excellence coupled with athletic participation, the New York State Public High School Athletic Association sponsors the Scholar Athlete award based on a team concept of academic achievement.
SENECA FALLS — What better way to get the day off from school after a long Columbus Day weekend than to play golf in Tuesday morning’s 18-hole sectional qualifier.
GENEVA — The Geneva golf team (9-3, 8-3) has been waiting for a rematch against the Waterloo Indians (9-5, 8-4), who broke the Panthers’ winning streak at 59 back at Silver Creek on Sep. 17.
WATERLOO — In typical conversation, when something is referred to as “below par,” the person saying it usually means something doesn’t meet expectations or is below reproach.
GENEVA — Former Geneva High School football star and state champion running back Brian K. Fowler is preparing to put on his first Brian K. Flower Golf Tournament benefitting the Brian K. Fowler Health Professions Scholarship.
GENEVA — The Geneva City Championship has been going on since 1940 as it brings in some of the best golfers in the area. On Sunday afternoon, the championship was concluded at Geneva Country Club.
Stubbe Memorial returns for its annual 8 a.m. shotgurn start at Port Bay Golf Club in Wolcott on Aug. 21. The four-person scramble format costs $55 per golfer which includes green fees and cart rentals. To register, contact Mike Douglas at (315) 394-1284.
KEUKA PARK, — The Keuka College Department of Athletics has announced that Josh Robinson, a 2009 Keuka College graduate, has returned to lead the men’s and women’s golf teams.
KEUKA PARK — Keuka College and its Department of Athletics announced on Tuesday the reinstatement of the men’s and women’s golf and cross country programs.
RUSH — Not often do teams get to end their season with a win. It’s even rarer for players to end their careers on a postseason victory.
Shortly after sending 12 emails to the different athletic directors in our area like a Gatling flare gun, I was pancaked by emotion and elation in anticipation of next week.
UTICA — The Keuka baseball and softball teams both split their doubleheaders this past weekend.
GENEVA — The cliche of “back in business” doesn’t get old when it references sports returning from COVID-induced hiatus.
GENEVA — High-risk winter sports began practice this week, with games set to begin next week. In less than a month, the winter season will ramp up and overlap with the Fall II sports season — a rare crossroads of football and basketball meeting before spring sports get underway.
SENECA FALLS — If ever there was a time to double-take at a December headline, this would be it:
This has been a wild fall sports season, and I’m not talking about national sports. The high school campaign has given my colleagues and I emotional whiplash from the constant cycle of postponements, cancellations and changing start times.
GENEVA − 42 golfers were represented from the 14 Finger Lakes schools on Tuesday morning at Geneva Country Club for the Finger Lakes Sectional Qualifiers.
GENEVA — Geneva golf reigns supreme once again as senior John Mittiga shot an even-par 71 to win his fourth straight Finger Lakes Tournament and sectional qualifier.
GENEVA — Not only did the return of high school competition in the Finger Lakes bring with it heaps of joy, it provided a hint of a return to normalcy.
GENEVA — It was senior day at Geneva Country Club for a Finger Lakes East matchup between the Midlakes Screaming Eagles and the Geneva Panthers.
WATERLOO — There was a light sprinkle of rain about a half hour before the sun pushed it’s way out of the clouds prior to Thursday evening’s golf match between the Geneva Panthers at the Waterloo Indians.
In the months of May, June and July, sports junkies like myself took to watching Korean baseball at 5:30 in the morning or even table tennis to get our sports fix. Even I struggled to find positivity in that.
OVID — On Monday night the South Seneca school board hosted another meeting with the public in order to discuss the latest with fall sports.
OVID — South Seneca school board voted to permit cross country and golf for Section V play a week after it was announced that no sports would be played at South Seneca in the fall.
HOPEWELL — The sports fall season was finally underway on Thursday evening for a boys golf matchup between the Geneva Panthers and the Midlakes Screaming Eagles at Clifton Springs Country Club.
GENEVA — It could not have been a better day for golf. A high of 62 degrees Fahrenheit and dotted with the smallest of clouds and little wind meant for a picturesque City Golf Championship, even if it was only 18 holes.
GENEVA — The 2020 Geneva City Golf Championship had been in doubt because of the COVID-19 pandemic, but organizers have managed to schedule the annual event in a 10-day window.
GENEVA — It has been known for approximately two weeks that high school student-athletes will get the chance to compete in interscholastic sports this fall season.
On Aug. 24, Gov. Andrew Cuomo opened the gates for low-risk high school sports to resume activities on Sept. 21.
The last high school sports event that took place in the Finger Lakes was March 11, when the Geneva boys basketball team routed Avon 84-56 to advance to the New York state tournament for the first time.
GENEVA — It may not be perfect, but fall in the Finger Lakes will have sports.
KEUKA PARK — The fall of 2020 was supposed to usher in a new era of Keuka Wolves athletics; a fresh start in a new conference with a blank canvas ready to be filled with new records and history.
STAFFORD — It’s become nothing out of the ordinary for John Mittiga to win amateur golf tournaments and local high school matches.
Playing youth golf in Florida made me both hate and appreciate the game. It’s a strange statement for anything but golf.
WATERLOO — Waterloo High School’s 54th annual sports award ceremony wasn’t the usual night of celebration it has been in years past. Nonetheless, the Athletic Department ensured the district’s student-athletes were honored for their hard work and dedication.
SENECA FALLS — Mynderse Academy still found a way to honor its athletes for the hard work put in during the fall and winter sports seasons.
PENN YAN — Area high schools continue to come up with clever ways to make sure their student-athletes receive recognition for their hard-fought fall and winter seasons.
LATHAM — The New York State Public High School Athletic Association has put together a task force to begin examining the potential impact of COVID-19 on the upcoming fall 2020 season — as well as the entire 2020-21 school year.
LATHAM — The announcement that many suspected came down from the New York State Public High School Athletic Association Monday morning: There will be no state championships for spring sports in 2020.
GENEVA — Sports memories typically come from moments you witnessed during a game that you played, or times you shared with a family member at a sporting event.