Late offensive explosion lifts RFA over New Hartford in softball

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GUNNED DOWN — Rome Free Academy third baseman Adriana Varano tags out New Hartford baserunner Taylor Raux, who tried to stretch a double into a triple but was thrown out on a relay throw by shortstop Maggie Closinski. The play ended the top of the third in RFA’s 10-1 win Friday at Kost Field.
The Rome Free Academy softball team’s offense exploded for nine runs late in the game Friday for a 10-1 Tri-Valley League win over visiting New Hartford. The win gave the team three in two days. …

Sports agate — May 8, 2021

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BASEBALL Friday RFA 6, Proctor 0 RFA 100 020 3 — 6 7 0 Proctor 000 000 0 — 0 2 2 W: Williamson. L: Gross. SV: R. Brawdy. 2B: RFA, Premo. RBI: RFA, Lawless 2, R. Brawdy, T. Brawdy, Andergg, Premo. …
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First woman completing sport analytics degree at SU

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(AP) — Bailie Brown doesn’t consider herself a trailblazer, and yet in a way she is — and so is her school. Brown will graduate this month from Syracuse University’s Falk College with a …
INVITED TO BENGALS MINICAMP — In this Dec. 28, 2018, file photo, Syracuse quarterback Eric Dungey throws a pass against West Virginia during the first half of the Camping World Bowl in Orlando, Fla. Still hoping to get a chance at playing professionally, Dungey has been invited to the Cincinnati Bengals minicamp.

Former Syracuse QB Dungey not giving up on his dreams

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(AP) — Former Syracuse quarterback Eric Dungey has been on an emotional ride that would test the mettle of most. Not selected in the NFL draft despite a record-setting college career. Cut as a free …
Nationals' Josh Harrison celebrates with third base coach Bob Henley after hitting a three-run home run during the eighth inning of the team's baseball game against the Yankees on Friday night in New York. The Nationals won 11-4.

Nats rout Yankees 11-4 on late homers and three errors

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NEW YORK (AP) — Washington burst ahead in a six-run eighth inning that included three errors and Josh Harrison's three-run homer, and the National beat the New York Yankees 11-4 Friday night to …

Woo’s OT goal lifts Comets over rival Crunch

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UTICA — Jett Woo scored 42 seconds into overtime to lift the Utica Comets to a 5-4 AHL win at home Friday over the rival Syracuse Crunch. The Crunch scored twice in rapid succession late in the …
Brandon Beane

AP source: No cutting NFL players because they are unvaccinated

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(AP) — An NFL team can’t release a player simply because he is not vaccinated for COVID-19, a person with direct knowledge of the league’s directive told The Associated Press on Friday. Buffalo …

Buffalo tabs Michigan's Linguist to take over football team

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BUFFALO (AP) — Maurice Linguist was hired as the University at Buffalo’s football coach Friday night, just months after he became Michigan's co-defensive coordinator. Linguist joined Jim …
Robert Saleh

Jets kick off rookie camp with ‘high energy’ Saleh in charge

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NEW YORK (AP) — Robert Saleh wrapped up his first practice with the New York Jets by taking his usual spot behind the huddle and waiting for the head coach to address the team. Then, it quickly …

5 of 30 MLB teams able to relax coronavirus protocols

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NEW YORK (AP) — A fifth major league team has been able to relax coronavirus protocols after 85% of its players and other on-field personnel completed vaccination. Major League Baseball and the …

Baseball's Valentine running for mayor of hometown

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STAMFORD, Conn. (AP) — Former Major League Baseball player and manager Bobby Valentine is taking a swing at politics, announcing Friday that he's running for mayor of his Connecticut hometown. …
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Sports agate — May 7, 2021

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BASEBALL Thursday Whitesboro 8, Camden 3 WB 000 210 5 — 8 8 2 Camden 000 021 0 — 3 8 3 W: Skermont. L: Ciani. 2B: WB, Hutchinson, Zbytniewski; Camden, Melchiore. GOLF Boys Monday Oriskany 182, …

Sports agate — May 6, 2021

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GOLF Boys Wednesday New Hartford 212, RFA 255 at Rome Country Club Par 36 RFA medalists: Occhipinti, Engelbert, 48s. Other RFA scores: Wilson, 52; Denton, 53; Mooney, 54; Wilson, 59.NH Medalist: …

Sports agate — May 5, 2021

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GOLF Tuesday Boys at Westmoreland Golf Course Par 36 Holland Patent 182,Westmoreland 203 HP medalist: Olearczyk, 38. Other HP scores: Zielenski, 40; Miller, 48; Cotton, 55. Westmoreland medalist: …
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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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Jets cut 6 including WR Doctson, sign 6 of 10 draft picks

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NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Jets cut six players, including wide receiver Josh Doctson, among a flurry of moves before the team's first rookie minicamp practice under new coach Robert Saleh on …