By Ashley M. Casey They didn’t get to stay for the game, but two Syracuse University students from Mexico, N.Y., played in the school’s marching band at Super Bowl XLVIII. Anthony Veiga, a junior music education major, and Shaun Kinney, a sophomore music industry major, are alumni of Mexico High School. They boarded a bus(…)
Seventeen students from John C. Birdlebough High travelled back to their elementary school, Michael A. Maroun, recently to assist educators in teaching for the day. The Back to the Future program is held annually during Regent’s week, allowing high school students to volunteer when they aren’t taking tests. The purpose of the program is to(…)
By Rob Tetro The Fulton boys’ varsity basketball team went 1-1 in its last 2 games and now have a 5-9 overall record. On Jan. 24, Fowler knocked off Fulton, 76-71, but then the Red Raiders bounced back with an exciting 53-49 win over Chittenango on Jan. 29. The first quarter of the Fowler game(…)
By Rob Tetro The Phoenix boys’ varsity basketball team beat Solvay, 52-46 on Feb. 4, but were crushed by Westhill 78-48 on Jan. 29. The Firebirds now have a 9-6 overall record. Westhill proved why its ranked number 1 in the New York State Sports Writers Association state rankings in Class B when the Warriors(…)
The 2014 baseball season for Oswego Little League will kick off with the annual Spaghetti Dinner and Player Registration from 5 to 9 p.m. Tuesday Feb. 11 at the Oswego Elks Lodge. The season will be highlighted by Little League Baseball’s 75th Anniversary, which was established in 1939 in Williamsport, Pennsylvania. It will be the(…)
Submitted by the Oswego school district A number of Buccaneer varsity teams who achieved New York State Public High School Athletic Association Scholar-Athlete Awards for fall sports. All recognized fall varsity teams earned the academic honors. Two of the teams accumulated an average above 96 percent while three other teams were above 95 percent. The(…)
By Rob Tetro The Fulton girls’ varsity basketball team went 1-2 in its last 3 games and now have an overall record of 5-9. On Jan. 24, Fulton rolled past Fowler, 50-29. Corcoran came away with a 48-40 win over the Lady Raiders Jan. 28. Chittenango held off Fulton, 43-41 Jan. 29. Fulton got off(…)
The Fitzhugh Park Elementary School Student Council held a Super Bowl event Friday Jan. 31 to assist the Oswego County Humane Society. Students, teachers and staff wore the colors of their favorite National Football League team. More than $100 and a substantial amount of food were donated to the local organization.