EYES ON THE BUCKET — New Hartford junior guard Kaia Henderson, left, chases Rome Free Academy sophomore guard Amya McLeod to the basket during Tuesday night’s Tri-Valley League contest at RFA. McLeod finished with a team-high 26 points.

RFA girls remain unbeaten; rout New Hartford

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The Rome Free Academy girls basketball team defended its home court on Senior Night, defeating Tri-Valley League foe New Hartford 75-54 on Tuesday night. It was the home-opener for the Black Knights, …
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EYES ON THE PUCK — Clinton forward Ariel Williamson watches the puck go in the net during the state Regional finals in February 2020 against Williamsville in Lake Placid. She is a senior at RFA.

Clinton girls hockey team aims to build on last season’s success

Yesterday at 1:00 PM
CLINTON — The Clinton girls hockey team won’t get a chance to defend its state title from last season but the team is ready to have another successful season. The team got the green light to have …
RETURNING THE BALL — Rome Free Academy junior Hayley Voelker returns the ball during the first set in a Tri-Valley League volleyball match against New Hartford Monday night at RFA. Match details were unavailable at press time.

Lusher leads Oneida over Chittenango

Yesterday at 12:10 PM
Sydney Lusher tallied a double-double as the Oneida girls basketball team picked up its third win of the season after the Indians defeated visiting Chittenango 60-31 on Sunday. Sydney Lusher recorded …

Sports agate — March 2, 2021

Yesterday at 12:00 PM
BASKETBALL Boys Feb. 26 Oneida 62,Vernon-Verona-Sherrill 58 Oneida: West 19, Smith 14, Wallis 13, McClenland 11, Clark 5. VVS: Palmer 19, Donegan 11, Dedic 10, Hicks 9, Horodnick 7, Wheeler 2. …
LOOSE BALL — North Carolina forward Day’Ron Sharpe (11) and Syracuse forward Quincy Guerrier, right, work on getting the ball during a college basketball game at the Carrier Dome in Syracuse on Monday night. The Orange won, 72-70.

Boeheim scores 26, Orange edge Tar Heels

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SYRACUSE (AP) — Buddy Boeheim scored 26 to become a 1,000-point career scorer and Syracuse breathed some life into its NCAA Tournament hopes by holding on for a 72-70 win over North Carolina on …

Bulldogs defeat Wildcats

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Kyle LaGasse scored 21 points for the Westmoreland boys basketball team as the Bulldogs defeated visiting Center State Conference foe Adirondack 69-39 on Saturday. LaGasse also dished out seven …
SCORING TOUCH — Vincent Arseneau of the Utica Comets celebrates his goal against the Syracuse Crunch with goalie Jake Kielly Saturday night in Syracuse. Arseneau, who scored his first goal of the season in Friday’s home win, scored twice Saturday. Utica won 4-2.

Arseneau powers Comets over host Crunch

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SYRACUSE — When Vincent Arseneau makes a big impact for the Utica Comets, it’s usually with his physical play. Saturday night, he scored two goals to power the team to a 4-2 win against the …

NIT moves 2021 event to Texas, interrupting 83-year NY run

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DALLAS (AP) — The NIT is moving the entire 2021 event to Texas, taking the semifinals and championship game out of New York’s Madison Square Garden for the first time in the 83-year history of …

Dempsey out as Binghamton men's basketball coach

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VESTAL (AP) — Binghamton University announced Monday that men's basketball coach Tommy Dempsey is out and assistant Levell Sanders has been named interim coach for next season. Athletic director …
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Having a ball: Judge, Yankees glad to see some seats filled

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TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Aaron Judge tossed several balls into the crowd, just like always. Only this year the fans can't toss them back to the New York Yankees star in a friendly game of catch. So while …

Colgate edged by Clarkson on ice

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POTSDAM — Despite tying the game twice, the Colgate men’s hockey team fell 3-2 to 13th-ranked Clarkson on Sunday evening. Seniors Josh McKechney and Evan Tschumi scored for the Raiders. In …
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Sports agate — Feb. 27, 2021

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BASKETBALL Boys Notre Dame 68, RFA 47 ND: Magano 25, Spina 13, Mason 12, Butler 7, Thomas 4, Kolison 3, Navarez 2, Hodgkinson 2. RFA: Adzajlic 10, Frisch 9, McCaskill 9, Smith 8, Davis 3, Salas 3, …

Sports agate — Feb. 26, 2021

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BASKETBALL Boys Westmoreland 69, Adirondack 45 Westmoreland: LaGasse 28, M. Doyle 15, Livingston 10, Suber 8, Dillon 6, Schram 2. Adirondack: n/a Halftime: Westmoreland 38, Adirondack 21. HOCKEY Boys …

Sports agate — Feb. 25, 2021

Thursday, February 25
BASKETBALL Boys Whitesboro 51, Rome Free Academy 36 Whitesboro: Meier 15, Morris 12, Lee 11, Crouch 6, Cook 4, Onate 2, Bushey 1. RFA: Smith 13, Frisch 9, McCaskill 5, Salas 3, Adzajlic 3, Wells 2, …
Vernon Downs entries — Nov. 2, 2019
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VERNON DOWNS Saturday's Entries Post Time 6:10 p.m. 1ST RACE--Trot 1 Mile. Purse $3,400.Claiming Price: $5,0001 Grand Finale (Roman Lopez) 9-2 5-4-42 Whizzer Hanover (Ronald Harp) 2-1 2-1-13 Lew's …

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Kenny Kudrewicz's Golf Tour

MV Golf and Event Center: A playable course for everybody

Saturday, September 26, 2020
(Nineteenth in a series) LITTLE FALLS — The final leg of the Rome Sentinel Golf Tour landed in my backyard, going all the way down to Little Falls to play my home course, MV Golf and Event Center; …
THENDARA GOLF PRO — Thendara Golf Club PGA professional Rich Chapman poses for a photo in front of the sign welcoming players to the club and the clubhouse.

Thendara Golf Club: A fair challenge

Saturday, September 19, 2020
(Eighteenth in a Series) THENDARA — The Rome Sentinel Golf Tour took a scenic ride up to Thendara this week to play Thendara Golf …
S IN THE GRASS — Bushes shaped like an “S” at Skenandoa Club Wednesday afternoon.

The Skenandoa Club: ‘A Great Place to Meet’

Saturday, September 12, 2020
(Seventeenth in a Series) CLINTON — The Rome Sentinel Golf Tour visited an exclusive club this week, the Skenandoa Club. “It’s a …
PATIO VIEW — The back deck of the Kanon Valley clubhouse overlooking the 10th tee on Wednesday morning.

Kanon Valley Country Club: Working back to glory days

Saturday, September 5, 2020
(Sixteenth in a Series) ONEIDA — The Rome Sentinel Golf Tour continued this week by taking a trip down to Oneida and visiting Kanon …
LINES ACROSS THE FAIRWAY —Power lines run across the fifth fairway at Casolwood Golf Course on Wednesday.

Casolwood Golf Course: Enjoyable for all players

Saturday, August 29, 2020
(Fifteenth in a Series) CANASTOTA — The Rome Sentinel Golf Tour took a trip to Canastota this week and visited Casolwood Golf …
GOLFING WITH TRAFFIC — Golfers tee off of the 16th hole at Hidden Valley Golf Club Wednesday morning with traffic moving westbound on the New York State Thruway in the background.

Hidden Valley Golf Club: An enjoyable course for all

Saturday, August 22, 2020
(Fourteenth in a Series) WHITESTOWN — The Rome Sentinel Golf Tour made the short trip to Whitestown this week to visit Hidden Valley …
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Mets to honor Seaver with 41 patch on jerseys this season

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NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Mets will honor the late Tom Seaver by wearing a “41” patch on their home and away jerseys this season. The Mets announced Monday they’ll pay tribute to the Hall …