High School Sports


Skaneateles boys soccer draws Westhill

Lakers earn back-to-back shutouts over Warriors, Solvay

When Skaneateles and Westhill, the last two Section III Class B boys soccer champions, gathered last Saturday at Hyatt Stadium, the heat and humidity was a clear winner, but neither human side would prevail.

Chittenango football beats Skaneateles, 26-21

Late TD pass by Bears spoil Sindoni's return

Though it was the Skaneateles football team sending it through the air in Friday night's season opener at Chittenango, it was a pass given up by the defense that put the Bears on top, and spoiled Joe Sindoni's return to the coaching sidelines.

Skaneateles soccer splits CBA twin bill

Clymer hat trick helps boys Lakers beat Brothers 4-2

Sam Clymer made sure of two things when he led the Skaneateles boys soccer team to a 4-2 victory over Christian Brothers Academy in last Tuesday night’s 2015 season opener at Hyatt Stadium.

Skaneateles girls tennis tops Caz, Westhill

Lakers improve to 3-0 with impressive league wins

Even at this early stage in the season, the Skaneateles girls tennis team is proving that, whatever combinations are used, the results tend to be the same.

Doctor returns to coach Skaneateles volleyball

Lakers off to 2-0 start with sweeps of Hannibal, Phoenix

Look who is back on the sidelines for the Skaneateles girls volleyball team. Doreen Doctor, the long-time mentor of the Lakers’ program, ended a brief retirement and returned to duty this fall, determined to bring Skaneateles back to championship form.

Sindoni starts again with football Lakers

Coach returns to Skaneateles after three-year absence

The second act of Joe Sindoni with the Skaneateles football program is something no one had expected – least of all Sindoni.

Skaneateles tennis handles Marcellus

Lakers sweep singles against rival Mustangs

Even though it has three consecutive Section III Class C championships in the books, the Skaneateles girls tennis team is far from content.

Skaneateles announces fall sports schedule

Lakers defend sectional boys soccer, swim titles

Among the many storylines for Skaneateles fall sports is the return of Joe Sindoni as varsity football coach, sectional title defenses for boys soccer and girls swimming, along with what should be strong teams in cross country and volleyball, too. Here is the 2015 fall sports varsity schedule, with all dates and times subject to change.

Sindoni returns as Skaneateles football coach

Lakers re-hire leader of 2012 sectional champs

Three years ago, in the aftermath of a stormy, scandalous season that cost the Skaneateles football team a shot at championship glory, the Lakers won a Section III title no one could take away. Joe Sindoni was the head coach of that Lakers team in 2012, but then left to try and rebuild the program at Cicero-North Syracuse, little imagining that he would return to Skaneateles.

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Hill second in 400 at state track meet

Skaneateles relay teams each earn medals

A successful spring for each of the Skaneateles track and field teams would culminate with strong efforts in the New York State Public High School Athletic Association championship meets, contested at the University at Albany, and very nearly led to a gold medal for Connor Hill.

Track Lakers impress at sectional state qualifier

Relay teams prevail; Hill wins boys 400-meter dash

On both the boys and girls sides, the Skaneateles track and field teams made a big impact during Friday’s Section III state qualifying meet at Cicero-North Syracuse’s Bragman Stadium. As a result, the Lakers will be well-represented on the Division II (small school) side during next weekend’s New York State Public High School Athletic Association championship meet at the University at Albany.

Lakers stopped by Mt. Sinai in state semis

Skaneateles girls can't recover from first-half struggles

Only one program from Long Island has kept the Skaneateles girls lacrosse team from a possible run of three consecutive state Class C championships. Mount Sinai, in 2015, did exactly what it did in 2013, leading from start to finish and upending the Lakers 13-7 in Friday's state semifinal at SUNY-Cortland.

Girls lax Lakers return to state final four

Skaneateles routs Chenango Forks, Salmon River in regionals

Once the Skaneateles girls lacrosse team had locked down its third consecutive Section III Class C championship, two regional games in the state tournament quickly followed, but neither proved too taxing as the Lakers, again, are going to SUNY-Cortland for the state final four.

Baseball Lakers go 1-1 in sectionals

Skaneateles stops Clinton, falls to Westhill in quarterfinals

When the Skaneateles baseball team got a glimpse of the Section III Class B playoff bracket, it saw that, in order to make a deep run, it would need to beat the two sides responsible for winning five of the last six championships, and do so on the road.

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Skaneateles girls track wins sectional B-1 title

Sprinters pile up points; Neal, Grasso, Carlile win events

From sprints to distance runs to field events, the Skaneateles girls track and field team had everything covered – and the end result was a Section III Class B-1 championship.