High School Sports


Lakers football stopped by VVS

Skaneateles gives up all of Red Devils' points in second quarter

Twelve minutes of football was all it took for the Skaneateles Lakers’ Section III Class B championship dreams to dissipate.

Girls Lakers shut out Holland Patent

Woodruff scores four goals; Green injured in first half

While the Skaneateles girls soccer team was quite happy to work its way out of its first foray into the Section III Class B playoffs and earn a semifinal date with a long-time rival and nemesis, it may have paid a high price for that result.

Skaneateles volleyball sweeps twice

Lakers romp past LaFayette on Senior Night

Just two matches remained in the regular season for the Skaneateles girls volleyball team, and at the very least, securing a winning record was on the Lakers’ minds.

Willcox fifth at OHSL Liberty meet

Skaneateles boys, girls battle for league honors at Long Branch Park

Full rosters from each of the Skaneateles cross country teams would descend upon Liverpool’s Long Branch Park to compete in Wednesday’s Onondaga High School League Liberty division championship meet.

Skaneateles boys blank Caz, West Genny

Lakers have no. 3 seed for sectional title defense

The notion of a second consecutive Section III Class B championship is quite real for the Skaneateles boys soccer team, especially given the way it has torn through opponent in the latter stages of the regular season.

Skaneateles girls have no. 4 Class B seed

Lakers split pair of games in last week of regular season

Knowing that the pressure associated with the Section III Class B playoffs loomed, the Skaneateles girls soccer team continued to test itself against high-quality opposition in higher classes, knowing the results might not always turn out satisfactory.

Lakers rout Cortland, clinch playoff spot

Skaneateles to take on VVS in opening round

Even a 4-2 record had not secured a Section III Class B playoff berth for the Skaneateles football team, which meant that a lot rode on Friday night's regular-season finale against Cortland at Hyatt Stadium.

Tennis Lakers rule at sectionals

Seven Skaneateles players advance to state qualifier

There wasn’t much time for the Skaneateles girls tennis team to regroup after its 5-2 defeat to Cazenovia in the Oct. 10 Section III Class C final – but it did, and in the sweetest way possible.

Skaneateles tennis drops final to Caz

Unbeaten season upended in Class C title clash

With an undefeated season and OHSL Liberty division regular-season title already in the books, the Skaneateles girls tennis team now wanted to add a Section III Class C championship during a whirlwind tournament week.

Lakers sprint out, get win over ITC

Skaneateles records 26 first-quarter points

Many different things could yet happen to the Skaneateles football team - but at least it has a winning regular season locked up. Helped by a 27-point first-quarter outburst, the Lakers defeated Syracuse's Institute of Technology Central 33-6 Friday night at Hyatt Stadium to improve to 4-2 and, due to other events, still hold an outside chance of hosting a first-round Section III Class B playoff game.

Soccer Lakers get even with Marcellus

Skaneateles atones for earlier defeat to Mustangs

Thanks to that big 2-1 victory at Westhill on the first day of October, the Skaneateles boys soccer team again found itself a target, but it didn’t mind, especially when it still had some unfinished business on the agenda.

Skaneateles swimmers take defeats

Lakers challenged by C-NS, B'ville

Part of the reason why the Skaneateles girls swim does so well in post-season events like the Section III championships is the fact that it races against most of the area’s top squads during the regular season, even if it affects the won-loss record.

Girls soccer Lakers have 3-0 week

Skaneateles caps stretch by defeating Auburn

At just the right time, the Skaneateles girls soccer team is finding some good, consistent form, as evidenced by three wins in four nights, the last of them an exciting victory over its Class AA neighbors to the west.

Football Lakers fall to Homer

Skaneateles unable to stop defending sectional champs

Though the Skaneateles football team has taken enormous steps forward, it still hasn’t yet reached the top level in the Class B West division ranks.

Skaneateles volleyball tops Marcellus

Lakers also sweep ITC, improve to 7-4

Though the Skaneateles girls volleyball team only carried a 6-4 record into the decisive month of October, it did so with far more momentum than it had for most of the first half of its regular-season slate.