High School Sports


Girls volleyball Bears fall in semis

Whitesboro ousts Chittenango in three sets in Class A duel

All that the Chittenango girls volleyball team wanted was a chance to play on its home floor with a Section III Class A winter championship on the line. But the no. 2 seed Bears fell one match short of that goal, falling to no. 3 seed Whitesboro in Wednesday night’s Class A semifinal at Clinton High School as it could not hold on to early leads in the first two sets and saw a third-set rally fall short.

Bears sixth in boys, girls sectional meets

Capeling wins boys 3,200, is second in mile

Strong efforts on both sides, helped Chittenango’s boys and girls track and field teams both finish sixth in their respective divisions during Wednesday night’s Section III Class A championship meet at Onondaga Community College’s SRC Arena.

Caz hockey defeats Auburn, Clinton

Lakers to face CBA/J-D in sectional playoffs

Even before it took to the ice in the last week of the regular season, the Cazenovia ice hockey team knew its fate.

Surge sends hoops Lakers into sectionals

Caz beats APW, Sherburne-Earlville to qualify

To call it a miracle is too much, but to call it an astounding finish is quite true. At 5-12, and needing to win each of its last three games to get into the Section III Class B playoffs, the Cazenovia boys basketball team pulled it off, culminating in Tuesday night's 63-50 victory over Sherburne-Earlville at Buckley Gym.

Volleyball Bears reach sectional semis

Chittenango boys remain undefeated after pair of wins

Just as in recent years, a primary motivation for the Chittenango girls volleyball team is the knowledge that, this Saturday, all of the Section III winter championships will get decided in its home gymnasium.

Three Caz wrestlers reach Class C final

Wells, Curr, Frega all advance to sectional meet

The Cazenovia wrestling trio of Jacob Wells, Alex Curr and Kevin Frega still find themselves in the hunt for Section III championships that will get decided this Saturday at Onondaga Community College's SRC Arena.

Caz boys basketball stays alive

Lakers get pair of wins, maintains push for sectional berth

The challenges continued for Cazenovia’s boys basketball team, who found itself needing to win each of its last three games just to reach the Section III Class B playoffs.

Hockey Lakers edged by New Hartford

Late goal pushes Caz into third place in league

A chance at the regular-season championship in the Division II National Conference, along with a home game in the Section III playoffs, was completely within the reach of the Cazenovia ice hockey team.

Caz girls go 2-1, take loss to VVS

Lakers still could earn winning record before sectionals

Not having to worry about scrambling to reach the Section III Class B playoffs, the Cazenovia girls basketball team could relax a bit, but also add to its win total in the early days of February.

Lakers win another indoor track sectional title

Caz edges CBA by half-point in close finish

All of the other events in Friday night's Section III Class B girls indoor track and field championships at Onondaga Community College's SRC Arena were done by the time they reached the conclusion of the triple jump, and Cazenovia trailed Christian Brothers Academy by 5.5 points.

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Shaffner to be a Raider – signs letter of intent to attend Colgate University

Cazenovia High School senior Jake Shaffner, one of the standout players on the Lakers 2015 state champion football team, has announced that after graduation he will attend Colgate University, where he will study liberal arts with a pre-engineering focus and play football for the Raiders.

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Lakers football team honored with Believe to Achieve award

The Cazenovia Lakers varsity football team was honored on Jan. 27 with the Joe LaGuardia Male Team Award at the annual Believe to Achieve Awards in Syracuse. The awards, sponsored by Visit Syracuse and Syracuse Sports Corporation, recognize meritorious contribution to the Central New York sports community through the hard work and commitment of individuals and teams. The state champion Cazenovia football team shared the award with the Liverpool boys cross country team.

Caz wrestlers finish third at league meet

Curr, Frega both victorious for Lakers

Alex Curr and Kevin Frega were both victorious for the Cazenovia wrestling team at last Saturday's Onondaga High School League Liberty/Patriot tournament at Onondaga High School, where the Lakers finished third among a 10-team field.

Caz girls hoops reaches sectionals

Boys struggle in Friday loss to Skaneateles

During its most pivotal four-day stretch of the season, the Cazenovia girls basketball team could not only lock up a Section III Class B playoff berth, it could also show that getting rid of them in the post-season won’t prove easy.

Girls volleyball Bears improve to 15-1

Boys Bears still undefeated after 3-0 week

Four matches in a five-night span would provide a busy conclusion to a remarkable regular season for the Chittenango girls volleyball team, and while the opponents were quite good and things got nervous at times, none of its foes could stop the Bears from improving to 15-1.