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Hockey Lakers aim for sectional title

Skaneateles takes over top state ranking

Only in Section III ice hockey, circa 2016, could the reigning state Division II champions still find itself in search of a championship. Yet that’s the quest the Skaneateles Lakers would undertake starting on Feb. 19, at Allyn Arena, when it welcomes Whitesboro in the opening round of the Section III playoffs at 7 p.m.

Skaneateles wrestlers fourth at Class C meet

Lakers get wins from Simmons, Goetzmann

With a chance to prove itself against some of the strongest squads in Central New York, the Skaneateles wrestling team did so, rising to a fourth-place finish in Saturday's Section III Class C championship meet at Adirondack High School in Boonville.

Hockey Lakers shut out CBA/J-D again

Skaneateles clinches regular-season league title

Just 12 months ago, the ice hockey battles between Skaneateles and CBA/Jamesville-DeWitt largely defined the local Division II scene, with the Brothers getting the best of it in the Section III final, but the Lakers, as an at-large team, getting revenge at Utica Memorial Auditorium two weeks later en route to its first state championship in 26 years.

Skaneateles girls take third at sectional meet

Lakers finish behind Cazenovia, CBA

Earning victories on both the boys and girls sides, the Skaneateles indoor track and teams both would make an impact during Friday night's Section III Class B championships at SRC Arena.

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Skaneateles girls finish regular season 14-6

Lakers fall to Hannibal, rebound to defeat J-E

When they announce the pairings for the Section III Class B girls basketball playoffs on Wednesday, the Skaneateles Lakers, after a 14-6 regular season, will be there again, but will face a steep and difficult path to the title.

Skaneateles hockey ties Syracuse, 2-2

Lakers follow up with shutout of Oswego

Buoyed by its 4-2 win over Auburn on Jan. 22, the Skaneateles boys ice hockey team remained at no. 2 in the state Division II rankings, trailing only St. Lawrence, and ahead of two other Section III sides – New Hartford at no. 4 and Cazenovia at no. 5.

Wrestling Lakers end league title drought

Skaneateles finishes second at OHSL Liberty meet to Marcellus

Far from just an isolated accomplishment, what the Skaneateles wrestling team pulled off, going through an entire season of 21 head-to-head matches without a defeat and earning its first league championship in 35 years, ran deep within its family.

Skaneateles basketball sides sweep week

Girls get pair of wins; boys handle Cazenovia, Solvay

Twice in as many games, the Skaneateles girls basketball team countered the presence of a big-time star with spreading its production around. Each time, it led to victory.

Girls hockey Lakers blanked in sectional final

Alex Bay defense contains Skaneateles in 2-0 decision

All of the forces, personal and otherwise, lined up at just the right time - or wrong time to keep the Skaneateles girls ice hockey team from claiming the Section III championship.

Skaneateles girls take third at OHSL meet

Grasso wins three events; Krause takes triple jump

Strong competition greeted each of the Skaneateles indoor track and field teams when they went to SRC Arena for Wednesday night’s Onondaga High School League Division 2 championship meet.

Lakers win dual meet, improve to 20-0

Skaneateles sweeps four foes after rout of Onondaga

Another big week in this memorable season for the Skaneaeteles wrestling team culminated with Saturday’s dual meet where the host Lakers took on four foes – and beat them all to improve its record in head-to-head matches this winter to a perfect 20-0.

Skaneateles girls hockey has 3-0 week

Lakers hold top seed for sectional playoffs this week

One more impressive effort from the Skaneateles girls ice hockey team insured that it will have the no. 1 seed for this week’s Section III playoffs.

Skaneateles girls topple Weedsport

Boys Lakers clinch sectional playoff spot

Even though the heavy snow didn’t hit, the Skaneateles basketball teams still saw their games against Hannibal postponed last Tuesday night, though things cleared out in time for the rest of the week.

Indoor track Lakers stay strong

Skaneateles competes in NYC, wins at Kirschenheiter meet

In order to further test itself, each of the Skaneateles indoor track and field teams would travel to New York City and take part in the Molloy Stanner Games, held Jan. 16 at the Armory Track and Field Center.

Hockey Lakers take out Auburn, 4-2

Skaneateles avenges defeat to Maroons on Jan. 5

So this is what getting even looks like for the Skaneateles boys ice hockey team. It involves attacking the net at will, providing physical play along the boards and elsewhere, getting timely saves from the man in the net and providing a relentless drive for 45 minutes, from opening face-off to closing horn.

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