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Ithaca High debuts pristine baseball scoreboard

Spectators watching the Ithaca High School baseball team at Tatascore Field this season can leave the pencil and paper at home. After years of playing in front of a scoreboard which faced the wrong direction and would rarely turn on when needed, a community-wide effort has turned an eyesore into a jewel. IthacaJournal.com: Read More more

Union Springs defeats Trumansburg, 4-3

Trumansburg was heating up. Then the baseball team ran into Union Springs Thursday afternoon. The Wolves walked out of T’burg with a 4-3 victory, plating three runs in fourth inning that gave them a 3-2 lead. They pushed one across in the sixth and allowed one to the Blue Raiders in the bottom of the seventh before closing out the... more

East Rochester loses vital member of sports community

On the surface it looks like business as usual for the East Rochester baseball team. Practicing indoors ahead of another season, but unlike the last 20, something is missing… equipment manager Dan Marra. Dan Marra served Rush-Henrietta and East Rochester sports for over 50 years. “Its very different because he’s been around for as long as I can remember,” East... more

Mynderse tops FL1 Sports Power Rankings, South Seneca remains at top of Super Six

The latest edition of the FL1 Sports Wayne-Finger Lakes Boys Basketball Power Rankings and Girls Super Six were released on Christmas Day. The rankings are below. The Upstate Hoops Podcast on FingerLakes1.TV returns next Sunday night at 8:00 pm. Also receiving votes: North Rose-Wolcott, Sodus, Naples, Bloomfield, Dundee Also receiving votes: Midlakes, Pal-Mac, East Rochester, Wayne, Bloomfield, Geneva more

Upstate Hoops Podcast: Midlakes rising & shake-up in FL1 Sports Power Rankings & Super Six

Bryce Burri and the Midlakes Screaming Eagles varsity basketball team picked up a pair of key wins this week but not without controversy. Marcus Whitman and Naples take early control of the wild Finger Lakes West and it looks like East Rochester and Clyde-Savannah may be the class of Wayne County. The latest FL1 Sports Power Rankings and girls Super... more

Chemistry leading the way for unbeaten Mynderse boys basketball team

Heading into this season, members of the Mynderse Academy boys basketball team knew they had the talent to compete with anyone on their schedule — but even they will admit they weren’t expecting this start. The Blue Devils have opened the season with an 8-0 record, including a big win over three-time defending Finger Lakes East champion Newark last Friday.... more

W-FL Friday: ER’s Michele gets 300th win, Clyde wins double-overtime shootout

A busy Friday night in Wayne-Finger Lakes boys basketball that saw East Rochester Coach Mark Michele win his 300th game. Also, Clyde-Savannah survives in a double-overtime shootout, Gananda picks up a convincing win, and the first round of the Hall of Fame Classic was completed in Waterloo with Lyons and Weesport advancing to Saturday night’s final. Full results are below…... more

Waterloo Hall of Fame Classic will feature former athletes, alumni on Saturday

For many years the Waterloo Varsity Club hosted a Boys Basketball Tip-Off Tournament. This had been suspended the last two years and has been reinstituted as a fundraiser for the Waterloo Athletic Hall of Fame On Saturday, Waterloo High School welcomes five of six schools that have either a coach or an administrator that is a former Waterloo Varsity Athlete.... more

Maine-Endwell beats South Korea to win Little League World Series

A day after winning the United States championship, the little team that could from Maine-Endwell won the Little League World Series championship Sunday, defeating South Korea 2-1 becoming the first team from New York State to win the World Championship since 1964. Read More at IthacaJournal.com WORLD CHAMPS! Maine-Endwell beats South Korea to win Little League World Series championship. pic.twitter.com/2CRlCjj2sJ... more

Section V basketball playoffs will not take place at Blue Cross Arena

Section V basketball playoffs will not take place at Blue Cross Arena next year. Organizers say this is due to scheduling conflicts. The Amerks are home both Friday, March 3rd and Saturday, March 4th. These are usually the prime dates for Sectional finals. Rochester’s hockey schedule just came out on Monday. Section Five is going to relocate the games… Read... more

M-E wins wild one to advance to U.S. Little League World Series final

The first Broome County team to advance to the Little League World Series in its 70-year history, M-E scored three times in the bottom of the fifth inning and finally fended off a stubborn from Bowling Green, Ky., squad ,13-10, a final score absolutely indicative of a memorable and at times wacky ballgame. Read More at IthacaJournal.com more

Lansing ballplayers leave legacy with leadership

t’s early to talk about Lansing’s 2017 baseball season. Way early. Yet one thing about the year is certain. Ben Kutler and Jared Strait won’t be there. “Ben and Jared are going to be difficult if not impossible to replace,” head coach Stuart Dean said. The statistics from their senior year on the diamond are gaudy. The ace right-hander performed... more

SVE Baseball Young, Talented

SVE Baseball Young, Talented
After starting last season 0-5, the Spencer-Van Etten varsity baseball team finished with a record of 7-11. The second half turn around, however, was too little too late, as the Panthers failed to makAfter starting last season 0-5, the Spencer-Van Etten varsity baseball team finished with a record of 7-11. The second half turn around, however, was too little too... more