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

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.

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.

Chittenango girls hoops routs Solvay

Boys Bears tripped up in loss to Mexico

As January neared an end, the Chittenango girls basketball team still had a chance at getting to the Section III Class A playoffs, especially if it triumphed on back-to-back nights - but it only got half the task accomplished.

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