Girls hoops opens Nov. 25 against Cortland
Cazenovia High School’s 2014-15 winter sports schedule, with all dates and times subject to change.
Boys basketball Bears host Dec. 22-23 tournament
Chittenango High School’s 2014-15 winter sports schedule, with all dates and times subject to change.
Seven turnovers doom Caz football three-peat quest
All of the history, tradition and vast success the Cazenovia football team has gained through the decades meant little in the face of a turnover wave that helped deliver Homer its first Section III Class B championship since 2005. Seven different takeaways, five of them in the first half, doomed the Lakers in a 38-24 defeat to the Trojans Sunday afternoon in the Class B title game at the Carrier Dome.
Caz shut down by Whitney Point in 2-0 defeat
As originally intended, the plan for the Cazenovia field hockey team was to make one trip to Maine-Endwell High School for the Class C regional final, and then a second trip a week later to try and gain the state championship that eluded the Lakers by such a slim margin one year ago. But the second trip would not take place.
Cazenovia sweeps Byron-Bergen in three sets
With the Section III Class C championship secured, the Cazenovia girls volleyball team would now face the two-tiered regional playoffs, where wins in both levels would mean a trip to Glens Falls for the state championship tournament next weekend.
Cazenovia advances to regional final against Whitney Point
Ever since the overtime defeat to Pierson/Bridgehampton in last year’s state Class C final, the Cazenovia field hockey team has put all of its energies into returning to that round and producing a different – and happier – ending.
42-second outburst in second half decisive in 2-0 defeat
Forty-two seconds, in the course of an 80-minute game, counts for less than 2 percent of the field time, which isn’t much – unless a championship is at stake and a decisive blow is rendered.
McLaughlin nets hat trick; Willard had two goals, three assists
Right after the Cazenovia field hockey team handled Holland Patent last Wednesday to earn yet another Section III Class C championship, attention turned to the Class C-D final Saturday at Rome Free Academy Stadium, where the Lakers would reunite with Weedsport to see who advances to the state tournament.
Cazenovia duo earns third-place finishes in sectional races
Kevin Ridings has waited until his senior year to achieve his ultimate goal. Clara Rowles didn’t even have to reach high school to get to that same point. Regardless of their diverse paths, Ridings, a senior, and Rowles, an eighth-grader, will both represent the Cazenovia cross country program at SUNY-Canton this Saturday and compete in the New York State Public High School Athletic Association championship meet.
Caz fends off Westhill, meets Homer at Carrier Dome
Moments of concern had popped up for the Cazenovia football team throughout this fall, but here, in Saturday's Section III Class B semifinal at Chittenango High School, was a true crisis point. The Lakers, who had not trailed in the second half of any game this season, were behind Westhill, who had a erased an early 14-point deficit and appeared ready to bring an end to Cazenovia's two-year reign as sectional champions.
Caz handles Westhill in four sets for Class C title
First in September, and then in October, the Cazenovia girls volleyball team took the measure of Westhill, and both would emerge with four-set victories on their respective home courts. When they met for the third time, though, it was with the Section III Class C championship on the line at Jamesville-DeWitt High School Thursday night – and propelled by a great start, the Lakers would conquer the Warriors in four sets.
Caz boys soccer blanks General Brown, to meet Skaneateles in title game
All season long, the Cazenovia and Skaneateles boys soccer teams have been inked up together, and not just because they share the same nickname.
Lakers smash Holland Patent in one-sided Class C final
It's getting to a point for the Cazenovia field hockey team where it's not a question of whether or not it ends a season with a Section III championship - just what are the details that lead to the title.
Top seed Lowville shuts down Cazenovia, 1-0
According to the plan, the Cazenovia girls soccer team would step up, reach its first Section III Class B final since 2007 and then, with the most at stake, end a quarter-century of waiting for a championship banner. Those plans fell two wins short of fulfillment, though.
Sets groundwork to make cheerleading a sport next year
The Cazenovia school district Board of Education last week approved two combination sports teams with other school districts, added a new combination team and set the groundwork for making cheerleading a school sport in 2015-16.