Trio of defeats in Lakers rivalry includes sectional quarterfinal
Even with two regular-season defeats on the ledger, the Skaneateles girls soccer team knew quite well that it could still maintain the bragging rights in the long-standing Laker rivalry with Cazenovia if it won the third – and most important – clash.
Skaneateles duo finishes second at Section III qualifier
Two days of hard work and grace under pressure helped the Skaneateles girls tennis doubles team of Makenzi Herbst and Grace Magee reach next weekend’s New York State Public High School Athletic Association championship tournament.
Both matches take four sets; Sknaeateles record at 6-12
Even with all the improvement it had made late this season, the Skaneateles girls volleyball team could not quite catch up to the sides atop the OHSL Liberty division.
Westhill-Ludden tops Skaneateles; sectional meet awaits
Kaitlyn Neal easily won last Wednesday’s Onondaga High School League Liberty division championship race at Jordan-Elbridge despite a rough day in the classroom, as she clocked a course-record time of 19:41.4 to lead her Skaneateles girls cross country team to the runner-up spot behind the merged team from Bishop-Ludden and Westhill.
Lakers fall in non-league game at New Hartford
Four years ago, when the Skaneateles football team last ventured into the Class B portion of the Section III playoffs, Cazenovia awaited them in the opening round – and knocked them out.
Lakers go 2-1 in three-day stretch, close regular season 11-4-1
Now the Skaneateles girls soccer team is ready for the challenge of the Section III Class B playoffs, even though the last week of the regular season brought a small setback.
Skaneateles gets sweeps over Hannibal, ITC
That spark the Skaneateles girls volleyball team received from its hard-fought, down-to-the-wire, five-set win over neighbor and rival Marcellus on Oct. 11 endured into the following week’s action.
Skaneateles cross country claims showdown with Cazenovia
The heavens wept during Wednesday’s OHSL Liberty National division girls cross country regular-season championship race between state Class C no. 3-ranked Skaneateles and no. 10-ranked Cazenovia as storm clouds, heavy with rain, welcomed the runners to the Polo Grounds on Andrews Road, the running Nirvana of Central New York.
Skaneateles defeats Sauquoit Valley in Class C final
Through nine regular-season matches and three post-season encounters, no one could beat the Skaneateles girls tennis team. As a result, the Lakers are the Section III Class C champions, having attained the title Tuesday afternoon at Mott Courts in Utica with a 4-1 victory over Sauquoit Valley.
Laker rivals offer possible sectional playoff preview
Should the boys soccer teams from Skaneateles and Cazenovia find themselves in one more encounter during the upcoming Section III Class B playoffs, they'll have a lot to resolve. That was the takeaway from Monday night's hard-fought 0-0 battle at Hyatt Stadium, where the two Laker rivals went at it for 100 minutes without putting a shot in the net, each settling for their first draw of the season.
Neal finishes second among individuals in elite field
The fields were gold, the mountains that surrounded the flood plain were vibrant shades of Autumn red, and the Skaneateles girls cross country Lakers took home the bronze in Friday's 32nd running of the Newark Valley Invitational.
Skaneateles hot in advance of rematch with Cazenovia
Given the competition right in front of them, there was no chance of the Skaneateles boys soccer team looking too far ahead to its Columbus Day showdown with Cazenovia.
Skaneateles gets 28-7 road win at Phoenix
To go from a 60-point defeat to a 21-point margin of victory is quite extreme, but the Skaneateles football team did not mind one bit. When the Lakers went on the road Friday night to Phoenix, it took charge in the opening minutes and did not let go until it had beaten the Firebirds 28-7 and clinched a Section III Class B playoff berth.
Though Lakers blow 2-0 lead in sets, it still tops Mustangs
Ever since its five-set win over Solvay on Sept. 25, the Skaneateles girls volleyball team had given every opponent plenty of headaches, even if it hadn’t shown up in the win column.
Skaneateles handles Cazenovia, MPH in early rounds
An undefeated regular season and an OHSL Liberty division regular-season championship were all nice accomplishments for the Skaneateles girls tennis team, but it wouldn’t be completely satisfied until it added the Section III Class C team title.