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

Lakers rally past Marcellus in Class C semis

Skaneateles, trailing 10-8, scores three in last two minutes

It only figured that the Skaneateles girls lacrosse team would, once again, have to climb over its feisty, hungry neighbors from Marcellus to get back to the Carrier Dome for Tuesday’s Section III Class C title game.

Boys Lakers survive South Jefferson in double OT

Major nets game-winner; Skaneateles meets Caz in Class C semis

After a pair of regular-season attempts to upend the reigning Section III Class C champions from its throne, the Skaneateles boys lacrosse team has earned one more shot at Cazenovia.

Skaneateles girls run to OHSL Liberty track title

Lakers hold off Westhill-Ludden, earn 133 points

Though it had to wait a couple of extra days, the Skaneateles girls track and field team didn't mind, given the results. The Lakers claimed the Onondaga High School League Liberty division championship meet on Wednesday at Fulton, earning 133 points to fend off Westhill-Bishop Ludden (120 points) for that top spot.

Golf Lakers finish second at sectional tourney

Fontana ties for individual honors; McDonald takes third

With a regular-season OHSL Liberty division title already in the books, the Skaneateles boys golf team wanted more honors when it ventured to Marcellus Golf Club for Monday’s Section III West Division Qualifier.

Boys Lakers top Cortland in playoff opener

Skaneateles to face South Jefferson in sectional quarterfinal

When the Skaneateles boys lacrosse team entered the Section III Class C playoffs, it did so with a 10-6 record and an understanding that it had to play better if it wanted more than just a token post-season appearance.

Skaneateles track sweeps Jordan-Elbridge

Lakers carry momentum into league, sectional meets

With the post-season looming, each of the Skaneateles track and field teams both wanted to make strong statements – and did so in last Thursday’s meet against Jordan-Elbridge.

Skaneateles tennis beats Phoenix

Lakers fall to Westhill, CBA before sectional tournaments

Three more league matches remained for the Skaneateles boys tennis team before going into this week’s various Section III tournaments – and the Lakers would win just one of them.

Skaneateles track sides sweep J-E

Peterson, Dickensen lead girls Lakers; boys sweep sprints

With the post-season looming, each of the Skaneateles track and field teams both wanted to make strong statements – and did so in Thursday’s meet against Jordan-Elbridge.

Golf Lakers find late-season accolades

Skaneateles boys win twice, claim league title

On both the boys and girls fronts, the Skaneateles golf teams found plenty of reason to fell proud early last week as the regular season wound down and the post-season got underway.

Skaneateles track teams beat Hannibal

Boys Lakers win Weedsport Invitational; girls second at B'ville

Fresh off their combined victory in the May 1 CBA-Brother Basilian Invitational, the Skaneateles track and field teams found more success when league action resumed.

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