Little League Baseball Hall enshrines Rome’s Manfred

Sports NEW ORLEANS — Rome native and MLB commissioner Rob Manfred was the 56th person enshrined in the Little League Baseball’s Hall of Excellence over the weekend. Manfred was honored on Friday during the 27th Little League International Congress as he was recognized for his youth-oriented initiatives for Little League baseball and softball during his tenure as baseball... 4:10pm 01/23/18

Sports calendar — Jan. 23, 2018

Sports Tonight’s Schedule...Scholastic boysBasketball — Auburn at RFA, 6:30; VVS at General Brown, 7.Hockey — Baldwinsville at RFA, 7.Volleyball — Mount Markham at Oneida, Westmoreland at Sauquoit Valley, 7.Wrestling — Adirondack at Holland Patent, 6.Scholastic girlsBasketball — RFA at Corcoran, 6:30; Clinton at West Canada Valley, 7; Westmoreland at Richfield Springs, Adirondack at... 4:00pm 01/23/18

Sports Calendar

Sports calendar — Jan. 22, 2018

Tonight’s Schedule...Scholastic boysBasketball — Dolgeville at Remsen, 7:30.Scholastic girlsBasketball — Altmar-Parish-Williamstown at Oneida, 6:30; Oriskany at Madison, 7.Volleyball — Oneida at Camden, 7.Tuesday’s Schedule...Scholastic boysBasketball — Auburn at RFA, 6:30; VVS at General Brown, 7.Hockey — Baldwinsville at RFA, 7.Volleyball — Mount Markham at Oneida,... 2:00pm 01/22/18

Jones set to join familiar names in Baseball Hall of Fame

Sports ATLANTA (AP) — When Chipper Jones took stock of all of the familiar names he’s on the cusp of rejoining, he wondered if it might be time to expand the Baseball Hall of Fame. “We need to see if we can erect our own room in Cooperstown,” Jones quipped, flashing that dry sense of humor he was known for during his playing days. All signs point to Jones becoming the latest member... 4:00pm 01/23/18

Comets sign Comrie to AHL deal

Sports UTICA — The Utica Comets signed Adam Comrie to an American Hockey League contract on Monday. Comrie skated in 12 games for the Comets this season, tallying six points, four goals and two assists. Comrie signed a professional tryout contract on Dec. 27. 4:00pm 01/23/18

Oriskany boys earn league hoop victory over Poland

Sports Donovan Williams scored a game-high 17 points for the Oriskany boys basketball team as the Redskins defeated visiting Center State Conference Division IV foe Poland, 69-38, on Monday night. Williams knocked down three three-pointers and pulled down five rebounds for the Redskins. Aaron Warcup had 13 points and six boards for Oriskany in the win and Ricky Phelps finished with... 4:00pm 01/23/18

Sports agate — Jan. 23, 2018

Sports Agate BASKETBALL Boys Remsen 63, Dolgeville 47 DOLGEVILLE — Fahd 15, Green 15, Miller 9, Carpenter 6, Walrath 2. REMSEN — Lahan 19, Jones 19, Appleton 11, Rowlands 7, Kohl 7. Three-point baskets: Remsen, Jones 3, Kohl 2, Rowlands, Lahan; Dolgeville, Fahd 5, Miller. Halftime: Remsen 33, Dolgeville 24. Oriskany 69, Poland 38 POLAND — LaSalle 12, Mahoney 8, Grimaldi 8, Miller 5, Szarek... 4:00pm 01/23/18

College Sports

Cornell shuts out Colgate hockey team

College Sports ITHACA — The No. 19 Colgate hockey team was shut out for the first time in over two months as the Raiders suffered a 2-0 loss to No. 4 Cornell on Friday night. Colgate goalie Colton Point made 27 saves in the loss for the Raiders. The Raiders will look to rebound tonight when they and the Big Red continue their home-and-home series tonight in Hamilton at the Class of 1965... 4:00pm 01/20/18

Syracuse women making slow strides on basketball court

College Sports (AP) — It's been almost two years since Syracuse lost to powerful Connecticut in the women's national championship game, and coach Quentin Hillsman is trying to recapture some of the magic that produced a program-record 30 victories in that breakthrough season. Fielding one of the more inexperienced teams in the nation this season has made it an uphill climb. There's no Alexis... 11:30am 01/20/18

College notebook — Jan. 19, 2018

College Sports MORRISVILLE — Oneida alum and SUNY Morrisville junior Kyle Peck has been named the Mustang Athlete of the Week for the week ending Jan. 14. During last week’s action, Peck averaged 11.3 points per game for the Mustangs men’s basketball team across four games. In conference play, Peck averaged 13.3 points per game. The junior forward had five points against No. 4 ranked... 4:00pm 01/19/18

Michigan State transfer among SU additions

College Sports SYRACUSE (AP) — Syracuse has added five players to its football roster. Coach Dino Babers, who signed 15 players to national letters of intent last month, announced Thursday that the newcomers include transfers Trishton Jackson, a wide receiver from Michigan State, and Chattanooga linebacker Zack Lesko, who rejoins the Orange after one year with the Mocs. Both will have to sit... 12:00pm 01/19/18