McKinney, Ximines to start practicing with Giants

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CELEBRATING THREE — Giants punter Riley Dixon (9) and place kicker Graham Gano (5) celebrate a field goal kicked by Gano in the first half of an NFL game against the Cowboys in Arlington, Texas, on Oct. 11.
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Second-round draft pick Xavier McKinney and linebacker Oshane Ximines will start practicing with the New York Giants this week. The Giants, who had a bye this past …
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MV Golf and Event Center: A playable course for everybody

Saturday, September 26
(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
(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
(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
(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
(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
(Fourteenth in a Series) WHITESTOWN — The Rome Sentinel Golf Tour made the short trip to Whitestown this week to visit Hidden Valley …

Mets sign pitcher McWilliams, was in minors with Rays

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NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Mets have signed right-hander Sam McWilliams, who’s spent six years in the minor leagues with three other organizations. The Mets announced the one-year contract …
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Bills' Hughes isn't mellowing, but growing wiser with age

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ORCHARD PARK (AP) — Jerry Hughes dismisses any talk of him mellowing. At 32, the Buffalo Bills defensive end might no longer be the angry young man of his youth, when his various on-field eruptions …

SUNY Poly women’s basketball team waits for decision on season from NAC

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MARCY — The COVID-19 pandemic has caused a lot of uncertainty in the world of sports, most recently, casting a lot of unknowns in the world of college basketball at all levels. Locally, the SUNY …
ARGUING A CALL — Syracuse head coach Jim Boeheim reacts during the first half of a college basketball game against North Carolina at the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Greensboro, N.C., on March 11.

No. 4 Virginia opens year in rare position: as favorite to win ACC

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(AP) — Tony Bennett was pleased how his Virginia team played in the weeks before the coronavirus pandemic abruptly shut down last season. That’s the foundation he is relying on for the …

Sports agate — Nov. 21, 2020

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KING PIN LANES Jack Spencer Memorial Revere League James Giordano and Norm Young, 258 and 670. Rick Nasci, 632; Giordano, 630; Larry DeFrees, 624; Jesse Menard, 623; Dave Nimmo and Ed Horvath, 620s; …

Local girls soccer players named to Section III, TVL All-Star teams

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Three Rome Free Academy girls varsity soccer players have been named to the Tri-Valley League Colonial Division All-Star team. Junior midfielders Lauren Dorfman and Grace Engelbert and sophomore …

HP duo lead Section III in scoring

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Holland Patent seniors Rory Richard and Hanna Corrigan led Section III in goals in girls soccer and field hockey, respectively, for the 2020 season. The area’s top scorer in boys soccer was …

Washington Nationals moving Triple-A affiliate to Rochester

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ROCHESTER, N.Y. (AP) — The Washington Nationals are moving their Triple-A affiliate back to upstate New York after two years on the West Coast. The Nationals announced Thursday that they will …
POSITIVE TEST — Maryland head coach Mike Locksley, center, talks with his players during a timeout late in the fourth quarter of an NCAA college football game in State College, Pa., Saturday, Nov. 7. This weekend’s game between Maryland and Michigan State has been canceled due to the coronavirus.

Maryland-Michigan State canceled after Terps’ virus outbreak

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(AP) — The Big Ten game between Maryland and Michigan State was canceled Thursday after a COVID-19 outbreak on the Terrapins resulted in a positive test for coach Michael Locksley. It’s the …

Former football coach Lou Holtz tests positive for COVID-19

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COLUMBIA. S.C. (AP) — Lou Holtz has tested positive for the coronavirus. The 83-year-old former college football coach confirmed the test Thursday to Columbia TV station WOLO. “I don’t have a …
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Sports agate — Nov. 20, 2020

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KING PIN LANES John Lenihan Memorial League Salvatore Calcara and Larry DeFrees, 278 and 676. Dave York, 666; BJ Borst, 659; Doug Williams II, 648; Daniel Clements, 647; Dick Larkin, 646; Patrick …

Sports agate — Nov. 19, 2020

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KING PIN LANES John Knight’s Bowlers Shop League in Memory of Marty Rieck Steven Arehart, 300 and 789. Jim Giordano, 784; James Oakes, 709; Steve Carro, Jason Burning and Aaron Finster, 704s; …

Sports agate — Nov. 18, 2020

Wednesday, November 18
National Football League American Conference East W L T Pct PF PA Buffalo 7 3 0 .700 272 265 Miami 6 3 0 .667 251 182 New England 4 5 0 .444 189 211 N.Y. Jets 0 9 0 .000 121 268 South W L T Pct PF PA …
Vernon Downs entries — Nov. 2, 2019
Saturday, November 2, 2019

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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