Oriskany boys run to Class D title

Sports The Oriskany boys track and field team captured the Section III Class D title on Tuesday at New York Mills High School. The Redskins finished with a winning score of 136. Remsen also competed in the meet and came in sixth place with a score of 31. Individual champions for Oriskany were John Domenico in the 200-meter dash, Sam Sharlow in the 1,600, and Geo Silvestri in the... 4:10pm 05/23/18

Westmoreland edged in five-inning playoff game

Sports The No. 13 seed Westmoreland baseball team’s season came to an end in the Section III Class C tournament after the Bulldogs suffered a 2-1 loss on the road against fourth-seeded Beaver River on Tuesday. The game was shortened to five innings due to rain. Justin Matteson suffered the loss on the mound for Westmoreland, tossing five innings, giving up two runs on three hits... 4:10pm 05/23/18

Sports Calendar

Sports calendar — May 23, 2018

Tonight’s Schedule...Scholastic boysBaseball — Section III second-round playoffs, Class B: Phoenix at VVS, 4:45; Watertown IHC at Oneida, Camden at Adirondack, Bishop Grimes at Holland Patent, 5. Class C: Weedsport at South Lewis, 5. Class D: Morrisville-Eaton at Oriskany, 5.Scholastic girlsSoftball — Section III second-round playoffs, Class B: Cazenovia at Adirondack, APW at... 12:00pm 05/23/18

Vernon Downs results — May 19, 2018

Sports Agate Vernon Downs Saturday's Results 1ST RACE--Pace 1 Mile. Purse $3,000.1 Persephonie (L. Bailey) $4.60 $2.50 $2.102 Oh Mare Ahs Bella (A. Capizzano) $7.70 $6.307 I Saw Red (J. Macdonald) $3.10Off: 6:11 Time: 1:54.3ALSO STARTED: Island Adventure, Won Sweet Dream, Rockn Legend, Megyn KExacta (1-2) Paid $108.50.Trifecta (1-2-7) Paid $232.25.2ND RACE--Trot 1 Mile. Purse $2,500.1 7:00am 05/21/18

Vernon Downs entries — May 19, 2018

Sports Agate Vernon Downs Saturday's Entries Post Time 6:10 p.m. 1ST RACE--Pace 1 Mile. Purse $3,000.1 Persephonie (Leon Bailey) 2-1 7-X-X2 Oh Mare Ahs Bella (Adam Capizzano) 8-1 4-4-63 Rockn Legend (Joe Nassimos) 9-2 5-2-54 Won Sweet Dream (Ben Mcneil) 5-1 6-5-55 Megyn K (Ronald Harp) 10-1 8-8-86 Island Adventure (George Harrison) 8-1 3-2-77 I Saw Red (John Macdonald) 3-1 6-4-3 2ND... 9:00am 05/19/18

Vernon Downs results — May 18, 2018

Sports Agate Vernon Downs Friday's Results 1ST RACE--Pace 1 Mile. Purse $3,000.3 Ms Cheesman (L. Bailey) $12.60 $5.20 $4.002 Surreal Feeling (J. Macdonald) $2.90 $2.106 Kissesfromheaven (G. Brunet) $3.80Off: 6:12 Time: 1:53.3ALSO STARTED: Cheyenne Deo, Too Much Sun, So So Sweet, Princess Gazela, Southernhallelujah, Love Over GoldExacta (3-2) Paid $36.60.Trifecta (3-2-6) Paid $36.87.2ND... 7:00am 05/19/18

Sports agate — May 23, 2018

Sports BASEBALL Section III Tournament Class AA Wednesday 7-Syracuse at 2-Cicero-North Syracuse, 5 6-Liverpool at 3-West Genesee, 5 FM at 1-Baldwinsville, 5 5-Auburn at 4-Proctor, 6 Class A Wednesday 9-New Hartford at 8-Cortland, 5 10-Owsego at 7-Carthage, 5 Thursday Winner of New Hartford/Cortland at 1-Christian Brothers Academy, 5 Winner of Oswego/Carthage at 2-Watertown, 5... 4:00pm 05/23/18

Baseball agate — May 23, 2018

Sports Agate American League East Division W L Pct GB New York 31 14 .689 — Boston 33 15 .688 — Toronto 23 25 .479 9.5 Tampa Bay 22 24 .478 9.5 Baltimore 15 33 .313 17.5 Central Division W L Pct GB Cleveland 23 23 .500 — Minnesota 21 23 .477 1 Detroit 20 28 .417 4 Kansas City 15 33 .313 9 Chicago 14 31 .311 8.5 West Division W L Pct GB Houston 31 18 .633 — Seattle 28 19 .596 2 Los Angeles... 4:00pm 05/23/18

RFA golfers place third in sectionals

Sports Dan DeHimer, Evan Sears and Justin Watson led the Rome Free Academy golf team to a third-place finish at the Section III Class C boys team championship on Monday at Barker Brook Golf Course. New Hartford won the large school match with a score of 390 and Whitesboro finished second with a 403. RFA placed with a team score of 437, followed by Vernon-Verona-Sherrill with a 477,... 10:45am 05/23/18

Murray powers Rams in finale

Sports REMSEN — Griffin Murray doubled twice and drove in three runs for the Remsen baseball team as the Rams picked up a 17-1 season-ending victory over Waterville on Monday. Morgan Rotach and Wyatt Jones also had three RBIs for the Rams and Charlie Appleton and Andrew Paige added two RBIs each. Jacob Rowlands earned the win for Remsen, tossing four innings, giving up a run on one... 4:00pm 05/22/18

College Sports

Albany faces Denver in NCAA lacrosse quarterfinals

College Sports ALBANY (AP) — Albany attackman Connor Fields is out of the running for college lacrosse's highest individual honor, and that's OK. He's after something else, something that will leave a much more lasting impression. The soft-spoken senior, second in scoring in Division I history with 356 points (196 goals, 160 assists), is intent on leading the second-seeded Great Danes (15-2)... 11:30am 05/19/18

SU signs three-star basketball recruit out of South Carolina

College Sports SYRACUSE (AP) — Syracuse has signed three-star recruit Robert Braswell to a national letter of intent. Coach Jim Boeheim made the announcement on Tuesday. Braswell, a 6-foot-9 forward from Blythewood High School in South Carolina, joins Boeheim’s son Buddy and Jalen Carey of New Jersey’s Immaculate Conception High School in Syracuse’s 2018 recruiting class. Blythewood reached... 11:34am 05/16/18

Former Colgate DE Afriyie signs with NFL’s Chargers

College Sports HAMILTON (AP) — The Los Angeles Chargers have signed former Colgate defensive end Pat Afriyie. Afriyie and former Stephen F. Austin wide receiver Jessie Liggins were the only players signed from among the 13 the Chargers invited to rookie minicamp over the weekend. The Chargers announced the signings on Monday. Afriyie was a three-time All-Patriot League first-team selection... 4:10pm 05/15/18

SU’s Carrier Dome getting new roof, air conditioning

College Sports SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — The Carrier Dome at Syracuse University is getting a makeover that will include a new fixed roof and air conditioning. The university’s board of trustees has authorized $118 million for improvements to the dome, the school announced Monday . The money also will be used for a vertically hung scoreboard, state-of-the-art sound and lighting systems, and... 12:00pm 05/15/18