Category: High School Baseball

Yankees select Newark native Benjamin Cowles in Round 10 of 2021 MLB Draft

New York Yankees select Newark native Ben Cowles in MLB Draft

To wrap up Day 2 of the MLB Draft on Monday, the New York Yankees selected 21-year-old shortstop Ben Cowles with the 303rd overall pick. Cowles graduated from Newark in 2018 before moving on to play college baseball at Maryland. BENNY TO ... 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
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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
NYSPHSAA releases expanded guidance for high school athletics

NYSPHSAA releases expanded guidance for high school athletics

On Friday, in response to questions and concerns expressed by member schools, the New York State Public High School Athletic Association, released a 41-page document as a recommended resource on how schools may consider approaching the “Return To Interscholastic Athletics.” As NYSPHSAA ... MORE
Syracuse Jr. Chiefs 16U baseball team wins back-to-back championships

Syracuse Jr. Chiefs 16U baseball team wins back-to-back championships

The 16U Jr. Chiefs Elite Travel Team traveled to Allentown, PA on July 3-5 to take the In the Net Independence Day Blast Championship then moving on to capture the Jakob Gehring Memorial Wood Bat Tournament in Northeast Ohio on July 10-12 ... MORE
NYSPHSAA cancels spring state championships, regular season high school spring sports remain on hold

NYSPHSAA cancels spring state championships, regular season high school spring sports remain on hold

The New York State Public High School Athletic Association (NYSPHSAA) announces the cancellation of the 2020 spring state championship events. The impacted events are boys and girls track & field, boys tennis, softball, baseball, golf and both boys and girls lacrosse state ... MORE
Honeoye’s Dom Trippi to play baseball at Ithaca College

Honeoye’s Dom Trippi to play baseball at Ithaca College

Honeoye Bulldogs senior Dominick “Dom” Trippi announced over the weekend that he would be playing baseball at Ithaca College beginning in the fall. He announced his intentions via his Twitter account on Sunday afternoon. He is expected to be part of the ... MORE
NEED A SPORTS FIX? Check out our Top 10 FL1 Sports high school basketball broadcasts from the past several years

NEED A SPORTS FIX? Check out our Top 40 FL1 Sports high school basketball broadcasts since 2012

With the NBA, NHL, PGA Tour, MLS and MLB seasons on-hold, the postponement of March Madness and the NYSPHSAA Winter Championships, we thought it would be a good time to break out our top forty Wayne-Finger Lakes HS basketball broadcasts over the ... MORE
Adam Scott’s quick rise through low minors

Canandaigua grad Adam Scott’s quick rise through low minors

Underneath the NYSEG Stadium concourse on Saturday, avoiding the pouring rain, Adam Scott leaned in to answer a question, as if to impart deeper knowledge. But then, before he got to the punchline, he admitted he was stating the obvious. “There’s a ... MORE
Auburn native Tim Locastro’s 2019 Major League Baseball season by the numbers

Auburn native Tim Locastro’s 2019 Major League Baseball season by the numbers

It has been a good year for Auburn native Tim Locastro, who joined the Arizona Diamondbacks this season after being in the Los Angeles Dodgers organization during the 2017 and 2018 seasons. Locastro didn’t receive a lot of opportunities to play when ... MORE
Gananda baseball will lean on senior experience at NYS Final Four

Gananda baseball will lean on senior experience at NYS Final Four

Bill McClare figured his squad’s breakthrough season was 2018, but the Gananda Blue Panthers fell to eventual state champion Avon in the Section V Class C1 finals. “That was an eye-opening experience for the guys,” McClare said Thursday night by phone. “We ... MORE
Baseball: Canandaigua’s drive for state title ends in Class A semifinals

Canandaigua’s drive for state title ends in Class A semifinals

Canandaigua lost a game short of the Class A state baseball final for a second straight year Friday, falling 5-4 to Section IV champion Maine-Endwell at Union-Endicott High School. Seth Vigneri tagged a first-pitch, three-run home run with no one out in ... MORE
Gananda baseball’s season ends in state Class C semifinals

Gananda baseball’s season ends in state Class C semifinals

An early lead and another impressive pitching performance from Tim McClare were not enough as Gananda saw its season come to a close in a 3-1 loss to Ticonderoga of Section VII in the Class C state semifinals at Maine-Endwell High School, ... MORE
Do you like baseball but don’t have time to study?

Do you like baseball but don’t have time to study?

If your answer was “yes”, then you really have to read this. It may be true that many students find it rather difficult to combine their interest in sport with their academics, and usually take one seriously than the other. According to ... MORE
Vigneri grand slam keeps Canandaigua on track for 4th straight Section V title

Vigneri grand slam keeps Canandaigua on track for 4th straight Section V title

Cooper Crunick pitched a two-hitter and a grand slam by catcher Seth Vigneri on Thursday launched Canandaigua into the Section V Class A1 final, where the Braves have a chance to win a fourth title in four years. Crunick struck out six ... MORE