Category: Scholastic

NYS gives high-risk sports green l starting 2/1

Legislators react to news that high school sports allowed to resume on Feb. 1

FL1 Sports Archive New guidance from the New York State Health Department released Friday afternoon says high-risk sports can resume competition starting February 1. Final approval must come from individual county health departments. Here’s the official announcement from New York State Department ... MORE
Marc Blankenberg named Athletics Director at North Rose-Wolcott

Marc Blankenberg named Athletics Director at North Rose-Wolcott

The North Rose-Wolcott Central School District is excited to carry on the storied tradition of Cougar Athletics under the leadership of the district’s new Director of Health, Physical Education and Athletics. Marc Blankenberg was hired in December and began his new role ... MORE
Lyons basketball paused on the brink of history

Lyons basketball paused on the brink of history

It’s no secret that the Lyons boys basketball program has consistently been a dominating force in Section V. They have won a sectional title in Class C for three consecutive years and were looking to get their unprecedented fourth in early March ... MORE
Halftown Lacrosse brings

Halftown Lacrosse brings professional expertise for kids to Finger Lakes community

For the Halftown’s lacrosse runs in the family and is all about giving back. Lee, Kori, and LeRoy Halftown have been playing the game since they were young kids, and the passion they have for it hasn’t faded. Kori and LeRoy followed ... MORE
HOLIDAY HOOPS CLASSICS: Rewind some of our best holiday week HS basketball webcasts on FL1 Sports

HOLIDAY HOOPS CLASSICS: Rewind some of our best holiday week HS basketball webcasts on FL1 Sports

High School Basketball is a big deal to us here at FingerLakes1.com and while the FL1 Sports Team is enjoying a relaxing holiday at home, we do miss the action normally heating up the gymnasiums throughout the Wayne-Finger Lakes. While we await ... MORE
Architect of 4-time state champion Victor lacrosse stepping down

Jim Andre, coach of 4-time state champion Victor lacrosse program stepping down

Victor Blue Devils boys lacrosse head coach Jim Andre is reportedly stepping down. Under Coach Andre the program captured state titles in 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2019 and won six Section V titles including two consecutive undefeated seasons. Andre told WHAM that ... MORE
Savannah hoops standout makes debut at Detroit Mercy

Savannah hoops standout makes debut for Detroit-Mercy Titans

Savannah, NY native and Path Light Academy (Wolcott) graduate Noah Waterman is one of the lesser known big-time basketball prospects to come out of the Finger Lakes area. In his senior high school season in 2018-19, Waterman led Finger Lakes Christian School ... MORE
Weedsport’s Suzie Nemec receives, All-CNY, state field hockey honors

Weedsport’s Suzie Nemec receives, All-CNY, state field hockey honors

Weedsport senior athletic standout Suzie Nemec has been named to the 2020 Section III All-CNY Field Hockey team and the NYS Class C first team. The All-CNY Field Hockey team is chosen by Section III coaches and the syracuse.com high school sports ... MORE
Section V Basketball names Hall of Fame Class of 2020

Section V Basketball Hall of Fame names Class of 2020

The following players, coaches, officials, and contributors to Section V Basketball were announced this week as the Class of 2020 for induction to the Section V Basketball Hall of Fame. This is an extensive class with several honorees from the Wayne-Finger Lakes ... MORE
NYSPHSAA expected to cancel winter championships, postpone high-risk sports indefinitely

NYSPHSAA cancels winter championships, postpones high-risk sports indefinitely

The New York State Public High School Athletic Association said Friday that it was canceling all 2021 winter state championships. They also announced the postponement of all high-risk sports until authorization is granted by state officials. The NYSPHSAA Officers rendered these decisions ... MORE
Bristol Mountain making snow, getting ready to open after “I AM Snow” (video)

Fresh off “I AM Snow” recognition, Bristol Mountain gets ready to open for winter season (video)

Bristol Mountain is getting ready for the 2020-21 season. Snowmaking resumed over the weekend and will continue this week as temperatures stay cold enough to keep some of that man-made snow around. “We plan on running the guns as much as we ... MORE
No answer from Governor Cuomo's team on when winter sports might be allowed in high schools

No answer from Governor Cuomo’s team on when winter sports might be allowed in high schools

At this point it’s not clear when high risk sports will take place in New York’s high schools again. “We’re not in a position to put out guidance for the high risk sports to continue,” said Robert Mujica last week. He’s Governor ... MORE
FL1 SPORTS: Sectional Champion Waterloo Cross-Country team in-studio (podcast)

FL1 SPORTS: Sectional Champion Waterloo Cross-Country team in-studio (podcast)

On Saturday, the Waterloo Indians Varsity Girls Cross Country Team captured the 2020 Section V Class C Championship. Jim Sinicropi is joined in-studio by junior Lissen Turner, junior Chance Rice-Porter and sophomore Natalie DiSanto to talk about their title and being a ... MORE
Section V soccer 2020 championship scoreboard

Section V Soccer: Naples wins first title since 2020, ER captures C1 crown

Section V crowned multiple boys and girls soccer champions for 2020 on Wednesday night and will conclude championship week on Thursday night. With no state tournament scheduled this season these title games will also be the season finale for each team. Below ... MORE
Bristol Mountain starts making snow, says it will be ready for start of season

Bristol Mountain starts making snow, says it will be ready for start of season

Snowmaking is happening at Bristol Mountain. Even though temperatures will rise on Thursday and Friday — snowmakers at the local destination know that now is the time to get things rolling. Vice President Steven Fuller told 13WHAM-TV that while this year will ... MORE