Trio of area high school golfers qualify for state tourney

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Three high school golfers from the Mohawk Valley qualified for the state tournament Friday. New Hartford’s Cam Jenkins, Vernon-Verona-Sherrill’s Caleb Decker and Waterville’s Gabe Williams each …
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Yankees, Rays use social media to spread gun violence facts

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(AP) — The New York Yankees and Tampa Bay Rays used their social media accounts during Thursday night’s game between the teams to spread information about how gun violence affects American life. …
New York Yankees starting pitcher Nestor Cortes pitches to the Tampa Bay Rays during the first inning Thursday night in St. Petersburg, Fla. Cortes won his third straight start, striking out five and walking one in eight-plus innings as the Yankees won 7-2.

Cortes leads Yanks over Rays

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Nelson Cortes took a three-hit shutout into the ninth inning, Matt Carpenter sparked a go-ahead, three-run rally in his Yankees debut and New York beat the Tampa Bay Rays …
New York Rangers goaltender Igor Shesterkin makes a save in the first period of Game 4 of a second-round playoff series against the Carolina Hurricane on Tuesday night in New York.

Rangers’ Shesterkin succeeds Lundqvist as ‘King’ of NY

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(AP) — Igor Shesterkin pulls the mask up on top of his head, takes a sip of water and looks around. Instead of squirting the bottle through the cage and shuffling back into position, he takes a few …
Holland Patent freshman Jacob Olearczyk watches his drive during a recent match this spring. He’s trying to qualify for the state tournament.

Holland Patent freshman golfer Olearczyk pushing for more success

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Jacob Olearczyk, a freshman golfer for Holland Patent, has had a stretch of good results on the links. 

Sports agate —  May 27, 2022

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BASEBALL Section III playoffs Class AA Quarterfinals Tuesday Cicero-North Syracuse 10, Rome Free Academy 0 Fayetteville-Manlius 5, Utica Proctor 4 West Genesee 14, Syracuse …
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Whitesboro's Colin Skermont delivers a pitch during the game against Jamesville-Dewitt on Thursday. Skermont threw a complete game in the team's 4-2 win to advance to the Section III Class A semifinals.

Skermont’s complete game, 10 Ks lead unbeaten Whitesboro past J-D

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Top seed Whitesboro continued its undefeated season as the Warriors defeated eight seed Jamesville-DeWitt 4-2 on Thursday. Whitesboro jumped out to a 1-0 lead in the bottom of the first inning. A …

Boilermaker amends COVID vaccine requirement for race participants

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The Boilermaker Road Race has revised its COVID-19 restrictions for its return to July.
New Hartford’s David Fenner competes in the Section III Class B postseason in first singles at the Parkway Center tennis courts in Utica, which he won. Fenner has earned a spot at states for his performances at the Section III state qualifier this week at the Parkway. He was playing Thursday in the finals of the qualifier though results were not available at press time.

ROUNDUP: RFA girls track and field, New Hartford boys tennis, Oriskany softball

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The Rome Free Academy girls track and field team finished second in the Section III Class AA Championships Wednesday...

MVCC athletes earn honors

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Mohawk Valley Community College track and field standout and Whitesboro High School graduate Andy Hadasz earned two national championship titles and All-American status at the National Junior College …