Fulton softball continues to win

By Rob Tetro

The Fulton varsity softball team went 2-1 in its last three games and now has an overall record of 4-1.

On April 24, the Lady Raiders won a fireworks-filled game against Christian Brothers Academy, 22-21. Fulton knocked off Syracuse West 4-2 on April 25. The Jamesville-DeWitt Lady Red Rams were the only loss, topping the Lady Raiders 6-0 on April 26.

A brutal hard-fought win over CBA began with a scoreless first inning, followed by a Fulton scoring six runs in the second. Continue reading

Free fishing program for kids May 17

Local author/photographer Spider Rybaak and Mike McGrath, McGrath & Associates Carp Angling Services, will conduct their popular kids fishing program from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. May 17.

The event will be at Lake Neatahwanta’s Bullhead Point (where the pier reaches out into the lake), on State Route 3 on Fulton’s west side.

Fishing tackle will be donated by Shakespeare, Cortland Line Co., SAMPO, Berkley, Alvey, Eagle Claw and Marukyu Baits. Attendees also can bring their own equipment.

Live bait also will be provided.

Students aged 16 and over must possess a valid NYS fishing license.

For more information contact Mike McGrath at 882-1549 or Spider at srybaak@yahoo.com.

Fulton tennis scores

May 5

Fulton 4, Chittenango 3

Singles

1S: Petr Byrtus (Chittenango) defeated Dakota Stoutenger (Fulton) 10-1

2S: Thomas Distin (Fulton) d. Max Smith (Chittenango) 10-4

3S: Kyle Brazell (Chittenango) d. Bayley Raponi (Fulton) 10-8

4S: Austin Nairn (Fulton) d. Daniel Cleary (Chittenango) 10-5

Doubles

1D: Conor Delaney and Connor Martin (Chittenango) d. Benjamin McKay and Jacob Strauss (Fulton) 10-1

2D: Brad Crofoot and Zach Perry (Fulton) d. Michael Ackerman and Aaron Norman (Chittenango) 10-0

3D: Joel Feliciano and Seth Reidy (Fulton) d. Jacob Fields and Austin Purcell (Chittenango) 10-9

May 5

Fulton 5, Chittenango 2

Singles

1S: Conor Delaney (Chittenango) d. Benjamin McKay (Fulton) 10-4

2S: Connor Martin (Chittenango) d. Brad Crofoot (Fulton) 10-4

3S: Zach Perry (Fulton) d. Kyle Brazell (Chittenango) 10-0

4S: Dakota Stoutenger (Fulton) d. Daniel Cleary (Chittenango) 10-2

Doubles

1D: Thomas Distin and Jacob Strauss (Fulton) d. Petr Byrtus and Max Smith (Chittenango) 10-6

2D: Joel Feliciano and Seth Reidy (Fulton) d. Michael Ackerman and Aaron Norman (Chittenango) 10-6

3D: Danny Davis and Austin Nairn (Fulton) d. Jacob Fields and Austin Purcell (Chittenango) 10-8

May 2

Fulton 4, ESM 3

Singles

1S: Brandon Stone (East Syracuse Minoa) d. Benjamin McKay (Fulton) 6-0, 6-0

2S: Tyler Underwood (East Syracuse Minoa) d. Jacob Strauss (Fulton) 6-1, 6-1

3S: Dakota Stoutenger (Fulton) d. AJ Laury (East Syracuse Minoa) 6-4, 6-1

4S: Danny Davis (Fulton) d. Forfeit (East Syracuse Minoa) 1-0

Doubles

1D: Brad Crofoot and Zach Perry (Fulton) d. Jeff Episcopo and Connor Bayly (East Syracuse Minoa) 6-4, 6-3

2D: Ryan Vollmer and Brett Dufore (East Syracuse Minoa) d. Thomas Distin and Austin Nairn (Fulton) 6-1, 7-6(9-7)

3D: Seth Reidy and Joel Feliciano (Fulton) d. Tristen McNeil and Michael Bullis (East Syracuse Minoa) 6-1, 6-2

Honor society members inducted

The newest members of the Oswego Middle School National Junior Honor Society were recognized recently at induction ceremonies at the Robinson-Faust Theatre for the Performing Arts. In front (left to right) are  Jillian Dowdle, Nick Brown, Sophia Griffiths, Kelly Lizotte, Elly Maniccia, Elizabeth Martin while in back are faculty Adviser Danielle Rombough, Dylan Reitz, Olivia Rando, Dane Richardson, Sydney Terpening and faculty Adviser Sue Roik. Absent from photo are Jenna Bradshaw and  Clarissa Miller.
The newest members of the Oswego Middle School National Junior Honor Society were recognized recently at induction ceremonies at the Robinson-Faust Theatre for the Performing Arts. In front (left to right) are Jillian Dowdle, Nick Brown, Sophia Griffiths, Kelly Lizotte, Elly Maniccia, Elizabeth Martin while in back are faculty Adviser Danielle Rombough, Dylan Reitz, Olivia Rando, Dane Richardson, Sydney Terpening and faculty Adviser Sue Roik. Absent from photo are Jenna Bradshaw and Clarissa Miller.

Submitted by Oswego schools

The Oswego Middle School National Junior Honor Society conducted its annual induction ceremony Sunday, May 4 as a dozen students signed the membership book and took the oath.

The newest inductees were honored at ceremonies in the Oswego High School Robinson-Faust Theatre for the Performing Arts. Continue reading

Actors needed for production of “Shrek”

The Oswego Children’s Theater is looking for many more than a few good actors to participate in their upcoming production of “Shrek the Musical.”

Auditions are scheduled for 5 to 8 p.m. Tuesday May 13 and 6 to 8 p.m. Friday May 16 at the New Haven Congregational Church, on Route 104 east between Oswego and Mexico.

The production will then get off to a quick start with the first rehearsal scheduled for 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. May 17 also at the church. Continue reading

New site added for annual Arts Fest

Images of sweets from Treat Me Sweet and the grandchildren of owner Diane Sokolowski at a previous Arts Fest.
Images of sweets from Treat Me Sweet and the grandchildren of owner Diane Sokolowski at a previous Arts Fest.

CNY Arts Center announced a new downtown location for the 4th annual Arts Fest, which runs 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. June 14.

Included in the festival will be the Arts in the HeART Gallery at 47 S. First St., Fulton.

“We are celebrating the first anniversary of the gallery the entire month of June and felt the downtown location was perfect for our annual celebration of handmade original art,” said Nancy Fox, director.  Continue reading

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