Category: High School Lacrosse

Pal-Mac girls lacrosse deaded to States for a third year in a row

Pal-Mac girls lacrosse headed to States for a third year in a row

Pal-Mac is headed to their third straight state tournament following a regional win over Eden on Saturday, but another final four appearance isn’t enough for the Red Raiders. “We have a lot of motivation,” Pal-Mac Senior Midfielder Emma Arnold said. “We’ve made ... MORE
Victor rolls over Vestal to advance to a 5th straight state title game

Victor rolls over Vestal to advance to a 5th straight state title game

To think, a little more than a week ago, Victor was less than a minute away from seeing its dominance in Section V boys lacrosse interrupted for the first time since 2013. Now, thanks to a surprisingly easy 12-6 Class B state ... MORE
Penn Yan season ends in state semifinals

Penn Yan season ends in state semifinals

The Penn Yan Mustangs boys lacrosse season came to an end in the Class D State Semifinals where they were defeated by the LaFayette/Onondaga Lancers 13-6 at Cicero-North Syracuse High School on Wednesday night. Class D BLAX State Semifinal: Your score heading ... MORE
Victor wins state Class B boys lacrosse championship

Victor wins NYS Class B boys lacrosse championship

Liam Haller waited his entire high school career to get his chance to be the starting goaltender for perennial boys’ lacrosse powerhouse Victor who have now won four NYSPHSAA championships in the last five years. And after standing on the sidelines watching ... MORE
Pal-Mac girls lacrosse falls in state Class D semifinals

Pal-Mac girls lacrosse falls in state semifinals

The Palmyra-Macedon girls lacrosse team had its season come to an end after falling to defending Class D state champion Mattituck/Southold of Section XI, 9-5, in the state semifinals at SUNY Cortland on Friday. Palmyra-Macedon (16-5) has now lost in the state ... MORE
FL1 SPORTS PODCAST LIVE AT 5 PM: Mynderse girls lacrosse concludes successful 2019 season (podcast)

FL1 SPORTS PODCAST: Mynderse girls lacrosse concludes successful 2019 season (podcast)

The Mynderse Academy girls lacrosse team just concluded the most successful season in their program’s history. Head Coach Corey Foster is in-studio with captains Regan Fleming, Caitlyn Korzeniewski, Sadie Bonetti and Jordan Howell to talk about their 2019 campaign and the growth ... MORE
NYS high school sports seasons will start one week later beginning in 2020

NYS high school sports seasons will start one week later beginning in 2020

Summer for high school athletes in New York will be a little longer starting with the 2010-21 school year. The state public high school athletic association’s executive committee approved a move to cut a week off of the fall, winter and spring ... MORE
Section V girls lacrosse: 50 players to watch this season

Section V girls lacrosse: 50 players to watch this season

While more than half of the 2018 Democrat and Chronicle All-Greater Rochester Girls Lacrosse Team graduated, there is a serious amount of talent back in Section V. Fairport junior Morgan Schwab was invited to train with the United States Under-19 women’s team ... MORE
Canandaigua defeats Penn Yan 10-9 in overtime

Canandaigua defeats Penn Yan 10-9 in overtime

A big win for the Canandaigua Braves over the Penn Yan Mustangs in boys high school lacrosse on Saturday afternoon at Canandaigua Academy. Check out photos from the game at Canandaigua Academy here… D&C: Read More At the half host Penn Yan ... MORE
BOYS LACROSSE: Penn Yan falls to Marcellus in season opener

BOYS LACROSSE: Penn Yan falls to Marcellus in season opener

Sometimes, all you need in lacrosse is a lucky bounce to go your way. The Penn Yan Academy boys lacrosse team ended up on the wrong side of the luck factor Saturday afternoon, as Marcellus sophomore Sean Tierney slipped a shot past ... MORE
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5 storylines for the 2019 Section V boys lacrosse season

The boys lacrosse season is already underway with a few teams securing impressive victories as a new wave of talent takes over. One of the themes of last season was experienced stars; 15 of 16 spots on the All-Greater Rochester first team ... MORE
Victor laxers surprised with shiny new helmets

Victor laxers surprised with shiny new helmets

The Victor Blue Devils boys lacrosse team is the class of New York with state champions in 3 of the last 4 seasons. On Monday, after practice, the varsity boys were surprised by the coaches with brand new helmets for the upcoming ... MORE
Newark names scholar athlete teams

Newark names scholar athlete teams

Newark High School Winter teams have qualified for scholar athlete team status. The recognition is given by the New York State Public High School Athletic Association to varsity athletic teams that collectively achieve averages of 90 or better. “Education-based athletics provides the ... MORE
Meet the All-Greater Rochester spring sports selections

Meet the All-Greater Rochester spring sports selections

Meet the 2018 All-Greater Rochester Spring Sports picks — 128 athletes and 10 coaches selected to represent eight all-star teams. One Athlete of the Year finished her decorated career with 56 state titles and another was the best player in the state ... MORE
Big Blue wrecking crew: Victor athletic program becomes dominant force

Big Blue wrecking crew: Victor athletic program becomes dominant force

Ron Whitcomb received some advice back in 1991 when he was deciding whether to leave his alma mater, East Rochester, to become the new athletic director at Victor Central Schools. “Take the job,” outgoing AD Jeffrey Crane told Whitcomb. “Victor is a ... MORE
Pal-Mac girls fall in state Class D semifinal

Pal-Mac girls fall in state Class D semifinal

Victoria Ruffo scored five goals and Allie Berkery and Fiona Jones each netted a hat trick as Bronxville-I got its year-long wish to get another shot at a state championship. The Broncos, now 18-4, defeated Palmyra-Macedon 14-5 Friday in the Class D ... MORE
Legendary Ithaca lacrosse coach Frank Welch retires

Legendary Ithaca lacrosse coach Frank Welch retires

Frank graduated from IHS three years later, and he took his game to Ithaca College. After graduating from IC, Frank worked as an assistant coach for the Bombers before taking over the Little Red program. 43 years later, Welch has decided that ... MORE
Penn Yan over-matched in Class D state title lacrosse game

Penn Yan over-matched in Class D state title lacrosse game

With a roster filled with underclassmen, several of which were freshmen and sophomores, there were whispers that perhaps this would be just the second time in 22 years that Penn Yan would fail to win a Section V championship and advance to ... MORE