The first official sign of a big 2014 National Baseball Hall of Fame Induction Weekend came from the Expansion Era Committee on Monday with the unanimous elections of World Series champion managers Bobby Cox, Tony La Russa and Joe Torre.
Jerry Mackey had no reason to be surprised. Three weeks after Oneonta High won its first girls soccer state championship, the New York State Sportswriters and Coaches Organization for Girls Sports honored the Yellowjackets coach and two of his players as the best in Class B.
Lexi DuBois' triple-double featured 10 points, 17 rebounds and 10 steals, helping South Kortright to a 63-24 girls basketball triumph over visiting Davenport on Monday in the Delaware League.
High school girls soccer all-state teams for the 2013 season, as selected by the New York State Sportswriters and Coaches Organization for Girls Sports and the New York State Sports Writers Association. Section followed by grade, position, player and school.
Bill Kozak scored a varsity-high 27 points Saturday, but Sidney opened its boys basketball season with a 67-60 loss to Susquehanna Valley in the first round of the Thomas Schwann Tournament at Norwich.
ONEONTA -- A total of 21 days separates two championships for Oneonta High. Mariah Ruff was a big part of this one, too.
Zach Mager scored a game-high 21 points Saturday to lead Oneonta State to a 67-54 SUNY Athletic Conference men's basketball victory at Fredonia.
David Dufresne scored nine of his team-best 22 points in the fourth quarter Friday, when Unadilla Valley scored 30 points to secure a 73-63 boys basketball victory over Vernon-Verona-Sherrill in the opening round of the Sherburne-Earlville Tournament.
Grace Schilling finished with 15 points, seven rebounds and four assists Friday, but Oneonta State opened SUNY Athletic Conference play with a 58-52 women's basketball loss at Buffalo State.
Unatego rode a pin from Nate Wilsey and four straight forfeits to a season-opening wrestling victory Thursday as the host Spartans defeated Walton, 34-32, in a Midstate Athletic Conference dual meet.
Jessica Peeters scored a game-high 11 points to lead Worcester to a 41-26 girls basketball victory over Delhi in the championship game of the Walton Tip-Off Tournament on Thursday.
Maria Foglia and Brittney Dumas scored 17 points apiece Thursday to lead Hartwick College to an 84-33 non-conference women's basketball rout of visiting Sage.
I was on my hill sitting in a tree stand about a month ago when a large, gray squirrel ran across a branch not far from me. I was actually surprised. There hasn't been a gray squirrel in my woods for many years, at least none that I've seen. I watched him go from branch to branch and then down the trunk of a large, red oak tree.