At the Section 3 Tournament Feb. 15, James Bailey, senior captain of the Fulton Red Raiders wrestling team at Bodley High School, was the recipient of the Central New York Wrestling Officials scholarship. Next year he plans to major in communications at St. John Fisher College in Rochester.
By Rob Tetro The Fulton girls varsity basketball team fell to top seeded Jamesville-DeWitt on Feb. 18 in the quarterfinal of the Class A, Section 3 Playoffs. The score was 59-34. Fulton’s season comes to an end with a 7-13 overall record. J-D built a 9-point lead during the first quarter. Fulton became more competitive(…)
The state Department of Environmental Conservation announced last week that 2013 New York hunting season had the lowest number of hunting related shooting incidents on record. DEC Commissioner Joe Martens said New York’s hunting incident rate (incidents per 100,000 hunters) has fallen by more than 70 percent since the 1960s. The past five-year average is(…)
By Rob Tetro Trevor Alton, Charlie McCraith, Zane Pointon and Billy Skipper recently played in their final games for the Hannibal boys’ varsity basketball team. Coach Mat Burridge said the players who will be returning next season learned a lot about determination from the Warriors four seniors. “Hopefully (the returning players) learned to work hard(…)
By Rob Tetro An impressive third quarter propelled Bishop Ludden past the Hannibal girls’ varsity basketball team in the opening round of the Class B, Section 3 Playoffs Feb. 15. Hannibal’s season concludes with an 11-7 overall record. Bishop Ludden turned a 1-point halftime deficit into an 8-point lead during the third quarter en route(…)
By Rob Tetro Skaneateles upset the Phoenix boys’ varsity basketball team in the opening round of The Class B Section 3 Playoffs Feb. 14 by a score of 53-49. The Firebirds season comes to an end with an overall record of 11-8. Skaneateles jumped out to an early 7-point lead over Phoenix during the first(…)
By Rob Tetro The Hannibal boys’ varsity basketball team went 2-2 in its last 4 games of the regular season and ended with a 6-12 record. Hannibal fell to Jordan-Elbridge, 62-48, on Feb. 4. However, The Warriors cruised past county foe Altmar-Parish-Williamstown, 63-49, on Feb. 6. On Feb. 8, Cazenovia beat Hannibal, 74-48. The Warriors(…)
By Rob Tetro The Fulton girls’ varsity basketball team lost 3 out of its last 4 games to conclude the regular season with a 6-12 overall record. The Lady Raiders qualified or the postseason and won its opening round of Section 3 playoffs by topping Homer Feb. 14 by a score of 37-33. Fulton ended(…)