Day: February 23, 2020

UPSTATE HOOPS: 2020 Sectional Tournament Preview Special Edition (podcast)

UPSTATE HOOPS SPECIAL EDITION: 2020 Sectional Championship Preview (podcast)

The 2020 Section V boys and girls high school basketball championship tournaments begin this week and the brackets are set across all 18 classification who will be vying to bring home a sectional block in just 2 weeks. Join Jim Sinicropi, Kevin ... MORE
Hobart improves to 3-0 with win over Colgate

Hobart improves to 3-0 with win over Colgate

The Hobart College lacrosse team defeated Colgate 21-13 in the Thomas B. Poole ’61 and Family Sports Dome this afternoon. Senior Eric Holden, sophomore Jason Knox, and first-year John Herlihy scored five goals apiece. The Statesmen are now 3-0 overall this season. Sophomore Derrek Madonna and first-year Jack Grooms added ... MORE
Deputies: Clifton Springs man hospitalized with head injury after crash

Deputies: Clifton Springs man hospitalized with head injury after crash

The Ontario County Sheriff’s Office reports that a 61-year-old Clifton Springs man was transported to Clifton Springs Hospital with a head injury after a crash on Kyle Road. It happened around 10:30 a.m. on Friday when Glen Trautman, 61, of Clifton Springs ... MORE
RIT earns 3-2 OT comeback win over Niagara; clinches Atlantic Hockey top-4 seed

RIT earns 3-2 OT comeback win over Niagara; clinches Atlantic Hockey top-4 seed

RIT senior defenseman Adam Brubacher (Elmira, Ontario/Powell River Kings) tied the game with 47 seconds left in regulation and won the game 1:06 into overtime as the Tigers defeated visiting Niagara, 3-2, in Atlantic Hockey action, Saturday. The victory clinched no lower than the fourth ... MORE
Crunch defeat Phantoms, 2-1

Crunch defeat Phantoms, 2-1

The Syracuse Crunch defeated the Lehigh Valley Phantoms, 2-1, at the Upstate Medical University Arena. Alex Barre-Boulet tallied a goal and an assist, while Dominik Masin potted the game-winner to advance the Crunch to 26-22-3-5 on the season. Syracuse and Lehigh Valley split the ... MORE
Cornell wins seventh straight with 3-0 win over Brown

Cornell wins seventh straight with 3-0 win over Brown

Junior Matthew Galajda made 19 saves for his fourth shutout of the season, and the Cornell men’s hockey team wrapped up the road portion of its schedule with a 3-0 victory over Brown on Saturday night at Meehan Auditorium. It was the seventh straight ... MORE
ORANGE GAME DAY: Syracuse Men’s Lacrosse takes on Army this afternoon (preview & info)

Syracuse men”s lacrosse storms back to beat Army

As he ran to the Syracuse sideline, Jamie Trimboli was mobbed by teammates. After high-fives to players and coaches, Trimboli took off his helmet and sprayed water into his hair. The SU senior midfielder had just scored his fourth goal of the ... MORE
Strong second half leads Syracuse Women’s Lacrosse past Northwestern

Strong second half leads Syracuse Women’s Lacrosse past Northwestern

No. 7 Syracuse outscored No. 6 Northwestern, 8-1, over the final 19 minutes to record a 16-11 victory in Evanston, Ill. on Saturday, Feb. 22. The Orange defense limited the Wildcats, which entered the game as the top-scoring team in the nation, ... MORE
Amerks rally from down 2-0, but fall to Monsters in overtime

Amerks rally from down 2-0, but fall to Monsters in overtime

The Rochester Americans (30-17-4-4) needed overtime for the third consecutive game on Saturday night at The Blue Cross Arena, but the Cleveland Monsters (24-26-3-2) picked up a 3-2 win 1:35 into the extra frame. Despite the overtime loss, the Amerks, who have ... MORE
In foul-filled sectional contest, Weedsport beats Westmoreland

In foul-filled sectional contest, Weedsport beats Westmoreland

t was choppy. It was often ugly. But style points matter little this time of year. Weedsport is happy to be moving on. The Warriors did enough to take down Westmoreland, 72-56, in a Section III Class C boys basketball first-round game ... MORE
Protesters call for Halftown to step down after

Protesters call for Halftown to step down after buildings demolished in Seneca Falls

Protesters lined up along State Route 89 in Seneca Falls little more than 24 hours after members of the Cayuga Nation woke up stunned to learn than businesses, schools, and other property had been destroyed. The showing of support was significant, as ... MORE
Deputies: Rochester man threatened juvenile in Ontario County

Deputies: Rochester man threatened juvenile in Ontario County

The Ontario County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of a Rochester man following an investigation into an incident that occurred in the town of Farmington. Tommy Williams, 24, of Rochester was charged with endangering the welfare of a child after an alleged ... MORE
Deputies: Woman stole from convenience store in Wayne County

Deputies: Woman stole from convenience store in Wayne County

The Wayne County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of a 31-year-old Savannah resident following a larceny investigation at a convenience store. Candice Schmoke, 31, of Savannah was arrested after taking two alcoholic beverages from the Quick Stop convenience store in Savannah without ... MORE
Ithaca man charged with DWI after stopped speeding down Ovid St. in Seneca Falls

Ithaca man charged with DWI after stopped speeding down Ovid St. in Seneca Falls

Police say a traffic stop initiated due to a vehicle speeding through the town of Seneca Falls resulted in a DWI arrest. Nathaniel Barton, 41, of Ithaca was charged with driving while intoxicated, driving with a BAC over 0.08, speed in zone, ... MORE
Empire Center says billions could be saved through Medicaid cost-cutting proposals

Empire Center says billions could be saved through Medicaid cost-cutting proposals

New York could reduce its Medicaid costs by more than $3 billion under proposals released by the Empire Center’s director of health policy, Bill Hammond. The 11 proposals, summarized in the table below, were submitted to Governor Cuomo’s Medicaid Redesign Team at ... MORE