Phil Blackwell

Sports Editor
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Phil Blackwell has been sports editor of Eagle Newspapers since 1998 and is the co-host of the Inside High School Sports show, Saturday mornings from 10 to 11 a.m. on ESPN Radio 97.7 and 100.1.

He can be reached at pblackwell@eaglenewsonline.com.

Recent Stories

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.

Boys soccer Lakers top Westhill, 2-1

Skaneateles rallies, hands Warriors first defeat of season

On an important level, the Skaneateles boys soccer team of 2015 is starting to resemble its 2014 predecessors, perhaps proving itself as the single entity stopping a single opponent's championship dreams.

Cross country Lakers sweep Solvay

Skaneateles girls take seventh at B'ville Invitational

Kai Soderberg and Julia Willcox each had individual race victories for the Skaneateles cross country teams in last Wednesday’s meet against the Solvay Bearcats.

Mustangs, J-E’s Gugel win at B’ville Invitational

Marcellus boys have no. 5 spot in state Class B rankings

Cross country teams from Marcellus, Jordan-Elbridge and West Genesee were all together as part of Saturday’s Baldwinsville Invitational, and each of them played a big role of some kind.

Skaneateles claims OT thriller over Cazenovia

Boys soccer Lakers finish second hosting Finger Lakes Cup

More than anything else, the Skaneateles boys soccer team’s run to last year’s Section III Class B championship, along with a berth in the state final four, was defined by what it did against that other set of Lakers.

Lakers roll past Solvay, move to 3-1

Skaneateles win sets up key B West game at Homer

Though the Skaneateles football team was quite happy with the 2-1 start it put together, what it didn't like was the fact that each of those first three games had the issue in doubt until the final minutes.

Skaneateles tennis are league champs again

Big wins over Marcellus, Caz keep Lakers unbeaten

After getting through one of its toughest stretches of the regular season, the Skaneateles girls tennis team is poised to again post an undefeated record.

Skaneateles volleyball has 1-2 week

Westhill, Cazenovia both defeat Lakers

In what was clearly its toughest stretch of the season, the Skaneateles girls volleyball team would try to take down three top-level opponents in a four-day span, but could only beat one of them.

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