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Fri.-Sat., June 9, 2018

m-w jackets' shane tiernan hits 2-run blast in states


Madrid-Waddington's Shane Tiernan (16) celebrates with teammates after driving a ball over the fence just inside the leftfield foul pole for a 2 RBI home run to cut into the Fort Plain lead, 6-2 in the top of the fifth inning. The Yellowjackets fell in the NYSPHSAA Class D semifinal to the Hilltoppers 8-2.  (Cody Jenne photo)  Game Gallery

NCSN Weekend HeadlineS

Boys Baseball: M-W Jackets Bow in State Semifinal 8-2

n.c. Tigers slide to the Ithaca Worriers 24-13 


North Country Tiger’s Zach Raymond (29) runs inside to avoid the tackle and brings the ball across the 50-yard line for a first down.  The Tigers fell to Ithaca 24-13 in the regular-season opener. (Sam Wangerin photo) Game Gallery

madrid-waddington BOWS TO FORT PLAIN IN NY SEMIFINAL


A Fort Plain base runner slides head first into home plate beating out the tag from Madrid-Waddington catcher Owen Uppstrom to score the fifth run for the Hill Toppers in the fifth inning.  The Jackets put runners on base in every inning, but were unable to string enough hits together, stranding 11 runners on base over the course of the semifinal.  Fort Plain pitchers struck out 14 M-W batters to outlast the Jackets.

Sat.-Thu., June 2-June 7, 2018

NCSN THIS WEEK'S Headlines

Semipro Football: Upstate Pulls Away From NC Tigers
Ogdensburg''s Pinkerton Drafted by Minnesota Twins

madrid-waddington preps for n.y.s. class d final four


Madrid-Waddington's Ryan VanPatten takes a couple swings in batting practice prepping for their NYS Class D Final Four game this Friday afternoon when they will face Section II's Fort Plain at 2:00 p.m. at NYSEG field in Binghamton NY.
 

N.C. TIGERS KEEP IT CLOSE, BUT FALL TO UPSTATE 29-13  


North Country Tigers' Richie LaBier (63) gets the sack for a loss against the Upstate Predators in the second annual Sandstone Bowl at Potsdam High School.  In the preseason opener, the Upstate Predators pulled away from a 15-13 lead in the fourth quarter to win 29-13.   (Sam Wangerin photo)  Game Gallery  

 f.a. falls to Averill park
15-0 in state regional final


Malone's Brooke Myers (8) pitches for a pop fly to end the fourth inning. Malone fell to Averill Park 15-0 in the New York State Class A state regional final at SUNY Potsdam. (Sam Wangerin photo) Game Gallery 

DRAFTED: OGDENSBURG'S PINKERTON TO M.L.B. TWINS


Ogdensburg's Seth Pinkerton was drafted on Wednesday, June 6th by Major League Baseball's Minnesota Twins.  Pinkerton is the first Section X player to be drafted by a major league team in 30 years.  The last Section X player drafted by an MLB team was Mike Farrell of Ogdensburg who was tapped by the Montreal Expos in 1988.  Other MLB draftees have included Paul Patterson of Massena with the New York Mets in 1968 and Jim Deshais of Massena by the Yankees and Expos in 1978.  Pinkerton, currently attending the University of Hartford where he is a relief pitcher, was selected around 2:10 p.m. on Wednesday in the 20th round. The former OFA player, who graduated high school in 2015, had been contacted by as many as 16 big-league teams, with Atlanta and Milwaukee also making last-minute pitches. Pinkerton will travel to Minnesota in the next week for negotiations over a contact.
 


Thu.-Fri., May 31-June 1, 2018

canton drops state opener to south Jefferson 15-2 


Canton’s Hannah Stevenson (7) rips a bounce shot into the back of the net for Canton's first goal of the game to trim the South Jeff lead to 5-1.  However, the Bears managed just one other goal on the night, also scored by Stevenson, falling to the South Jeff Spartans 15-2 in the New York State Class D Class D opener. (Sam Wangerin photo) Game Gallery

massena beaten 18-4 by j-d red rams to close season


Massena attacker Madison Weir (16) dashes past Jamesville-Dewitt defender Riley Burns (14) as she storms her way toward the Red Rams' goal early in the first half. Jamesville-Dewitt jumped to an early 4-0 lead in the first half leading them to an 18-4 victory over the Red Raiders in the New York State Class C opener. (Cody Jenne photo)  Game Gallery
 

LARRIES Fall to GreenVille 5-0 in N.Y. statE opener


St. Lawrence Central’s Sydney Collins fouls the ball of to stay alive in the bottom of the seventh inning.  The Larries went quietly in the final inning, getting just one hit for the game, as the Larries fell to Greenville 5-0 in the New York State Class C opening game. (Sam Wangerin photo) Game Gallery

Malone boys crowned champs; potsdam close 2nd


Malone's second runner in the 4x400 relay sprints around a turn and eyes the exchange ahead. This race was one of the few events Malone did not win, as they were dominate for most of the boys meet.  Malone captured the Boys Section X Track and Field Championship with 132 points, Potsdam a close second with 130 and Canton with 114.5.  (Troy O'Brien photo)  Championship Gallery

lady Huskies run away with section title; POTSDAM 2ND


A Norwood-Norfolk relay runner nears the finish line, during the 4x400 relay.  At the end of the two-day championship meet, the Malone Huskies won the title with 202 total points, strongly outdistancing the rest of the league.  Potsdam finished second with 119 overall and Gouverneur brought in third with 110 points. (Troy O'Brien photo)  Championship Gallery

NCSN THURSDAY-FRIDAY Headlines

Boys Baseball: Malone, O.F.A., Brushton-Moira Beaten
Girls Softball: O.F.A. Wins, SLC & SRF Fall in NY Opener
Girls Lacrosse: Massena, Canton Bow in State Opener
Boys Track: Malone Repeats Section Title; Potsdam 2nd
Girls Track: Malone Wins Sectional Title; Potsdam 2nd

albany pitches comeback to eliminate ogdensburg


Ogdensburg starting pitcher Ethan Baldwin (17) during his first at bat, rockets the ball into deep centerfield. Baldwin scored during the inning and drive in two other runs. Ogdensburg scored four runs in the first inning.  However, Albany changed up pitching and turned the game around with a five-run fourth inning that vaulted the Cadets into a 7-5 lead, en route to a 10-7 in the opening round of the New York State Class B playoffs.(Troy O’Brien photo) Game Gallery

Malone falls 7-3 to e.s.m.
to close out 2018 season


East Syracuse-Minoa’s David Rivers (11) drives the ball into the gap between center and leftfield to earn an RBI double driving home a run from second base in the top of the third inning. The Spartans captured the 7-3 victory in the New York State Class A opening round, to close out the Malone Huskies' 2018 season. (Cody Jenne photo) Game Gallery
 

 

Wednesday, May 30, 2018

St, Lawrence central slides to Johnson city 20-14


St. Lawrence Central’s Isaiah Lyon (12) rips the ball left corner to draw the Larries within a goal, 7-6 for Johnson City in the second quarter.  Johnson City won 20-14 over St. Lawrence Central in the opening round of the New York State Class C quarterfinal. (Sam Wangerin photo) Game Gallery

Canton falls to Chenango forks 12-2 with a 10-0 half


Canton’s Cody Sipher (3) takes a falling shot blocked by Chenango Forks Guari Reyer (11) . Canton fell to Chenango Forks 16-2 in the first round of the New York State Class D playoffs. (Sam Wangerin photo) Game Gallery

Tuesday, May 29, 2018

st. regis falls wins first softball title in ITS history


The St. Regis Falls Saints softball team celebrates with their championship banner after capturing the Section X Class D Championship by outlasting the Heuvelton Bulldogs 11-10. The Saints scored three runs in the sixth inning to capture the first softball championship in school history. (Cody Jenne photo)  Game Gallery

O.F.A. ACCELERATES PAST POTSDAM FOR CLASS B TITLE


Ogdensburg’s Callee Zulauf (25) singles to centerfield to bring in two runs in the bottom of the third.  She also delivered a grand slam in the bottom of the fourth in the Section X Class B title game. Ogdensburg outhit Potsdam in capturing a 19-6 win. (Sam Wangerin photo) Game Gallery 

madrid-waddington WINS 6-2 TO earn 1st title since 1995


The Madrid-Waddington Yellowjackets storm the field in celebration after recording the final out in the seventh inning to capture the Section X Class D Championship by defeating the Heuvelton Bulldogs 6-2. The Yellowjackets drove in five runs in the sixth inning to to overcome a 2-1 deficit. This is Madrid-Waddington baseball’s first Section X Championship since 1995. (Cody Jenne photo)  Game Gallery

 

NCSN TUESDAY Headlines

Boys Baseball: M-W Jackets Late Rally Secures Title
Girls Softball: St. Regis Wins First Crown; O.F.A. Wins
Girls Lacrosse: Massena Outlasts Canton 9-8 For Title

Massena EDGES CANTON 9-8 GIRLS LAX CHAMPIONSHIP


The Massena Red Raiders beat the Canton Lady Bears 9-8 to capture the Section X overall girls lacrosse championship and will advance to state play.  Raider sophomore Claire Tyo produced the game winner, assisted by Meg Wilmshurst with 3:53 remaining to break an 8-8 tie.  Canton held the ball for over two minutes seeking the equalizer that did not come, thanks to the sharp goalkeeping of Gisele Todd, who made 17 saves, including a pair of crucial point-blank stops to preserve the win.  (Sam Wangerin photo) Game Gallery


Thursday, May 24, 2018

massena wins section x title; o.f.a 2nd, m-w 3rd


The Massena Red Raiders celebrate winning the Section X Team Championship at the Malone Golf Club course posting the meet's lowest score at 430.  The Ogdensburg Blue Devils secured second place with 451 points narrowly beating the Madrid-Waddington Yellowjackets who took third with 453 points. The Malone Huskies (481) and the Clifton-Fine Eagles 475 rounded out the top five team finishes. (Cody Jenne photo) Championship Gallery

ogdensburg tops potsdam 11-1 to claim championship


Ogdensburg’s Jared Barr (7) celebrates with his teammates after driving a ball deep to left field for a two-run home run to extend the Blue Devils lead to 8-0 in the second inning. Ogdensburg rolled past the Potsdam Sandstoners 11-1 to capture the Section X Class B Championship.  (Cody Jenne photo)  Game Gallery

 

Canton captures section x title over st. lawrence


After an epic comeback performance, the Canton Golden Bears celebrate their 11-6 victory over the St. Lawrence Larries in the Section X Boys Lacrosse Championship. During the action, Cody Sipher led Canton with five goals, helping his team climb back from a 4-1 deficit to start the game. Canton’s defense proved to be the difference, holding the Larries to just two goals in the last three periods. (Cody Jenne photo) Game Gallery

Canton scores early; cruises past shamrocks


Canton’s Sarah Wells (17) jukes away from her defender for an open shot on Salmon River goalkeeper Dava Thompson (30). Canton lit up the scoring early, jumping to a 7-3 halftime lead, en route to a 13-5 victory in the Section X Class C-D semifinals. (Troy O’Brien photo) Game Gallery

red raiders BLAST red storm with scoring surge


Massena Red Raider Katelyn Kennedy (21) is chased by two defenders as she looks for an open teammate downfield. Massena found open lanes that led to their quick scoring, including seven unanswered goals to open the game. The Red Raiders went on to win 18-6 in the Section X Class C-D semifinal.  (Troy O’Brien photo) Game Gallery

NCSN THURSDAY Headlines

Boys Baseball: OFA Wins Class B Title; Heuv., M-W Win
Girls Softball: St. Lawrence Central Wins Class C Title
Boys Lacrosse: Canton Wins Section X Championship
Girls Lacrosse: Massena, Canton Win Big in Semifinals
Boys Golf: Massena Wins Championship; C-F Tops D2
Boys Track: Malone Captures Regular Season Crown
Girls Track: Potsdam Captures Regular Season Title

potsdam blanks canton in final inning; rallies 9-8


Canton slugger Ticia Yerdon (12) launches the ball deep into right ield to bring in her teammate Katelyn Flanagan (11) for their first score of the evening. Flanagan was able to score twice, contributing to her teams eight total points. However, three scores in the seventh inning led the Sandstoners past the Golden Bears 9-8.  (Troy O’Brien photo) Game Gallery

st. lawrence wins class c title over n-n in 11-6 win


St. Lawrence’s Kelsy Waite (2) slides into home plate for the score, beating the throw from first basee. Waite’s run was one of many as the Larries scored early and often, advancing in the playoffs after their 14-2 win over the Norwood-Norfolk Flyers in the Section X Class C championship at SUNY Potsdam.  (Cody Jenne photo) Game Gallery
 

Wednesday, May 23, 2017

NCSN Wednesday Headlines

Boys Baseball: B-M Wins Class C; Potsdam, O.F.A. Win
Girls Softball: Malone Wins Class A; P-H, H-D Upset Win

Malone leads early TO BEAT Massena 16-1 IN TITLE GAME


Malone’s Taylor Gadway (6) slaps on the tag at second base on the attempted steal by Massena's Jessica Amo (15).  Malone captured the Section X Class A Championship with a 16-1 victory over Massena.  (Sam Wangerin photo)  Game Gallery

  Heuvelton scores early, cruises past harrisville


Heuvelton’s Emma Ladouceur (1) reaches back in her windup and rockets a pitch in the strike zone.  Heuvelton piled up two runs in the first, five in the second and three in the third inning to gain the early cushion. as Heuvelton defeated Harrisville 16-1. (Troy O’Brien photo) Game Gallery

p-h PANTHERS RALLY TO UPSET M-W JACKETS 8-6 IN Q-FINAL


Madrid-Waddington’s Danielle Hough sends the ball past the Parishville-Hopkinton infield for a base hit and to move a runner into scoring position.  The Yellowjackets took a 4-2 lead early, but the Panthers came back to capture the 8-6 victory over Madrid-Waddington in the Section X Class D quarterfinals.  (Cody Jenne photo)  Game Gallery

flyers advance to title game with 6-5 win over b-m


Norwood-Norfolk’s Alexandra Allen (17) drills the ball deep into rightfield for a double and to score the runner from second base in the bottom of the first inning. The Flyers jumped to an early 3-0 lead.  However, the Panthers came back to tie the game.  The Flyers outdueled the Panthers in the final three innings to capture a 6-5 victory in the Section X Class C semifinal.  (Cody Jenne photo)  Game Gallery

Ogdensburg rolls past Gouverneur IN SEMIFINALS


Gouverneur’s Jacob Link (10) connects with the ball. Link was walked in this at bat, but was left stranded on base. Strong hitting performances by the Ogdensburg Blue Devils proved to be the key for O.F.A. as they defeated Gouverneur 11-1 in the Section X Class B semifinals.  The Devils will face Potsdam in the final.  (Troy O’Brien photo)  Game Gallery

Potsdam holds on for 4-2 win vs. shamrocks in semis


Potsdam’s Sylvain Foisy (7) throws a strike to close the inning and the game in Section X Class B semifinals. Potsdam held off Salmon River 4-2.  The Shamrocks brought the potential tying run to the plate in their last at bat.  Potsdam will face O.F.A. for the title.  (Sam Wangerin photo) Game Gallery

b-m panthers upset flyers 7-6 in class c championship


Brushton-Moira’s Cameron Johnston (11) pulls the ball to leftfield for a single in the top of the third.  The Panthers increased their lead to 3-1 in the inning, then built a 7-1 lead, before Norwood-Norfolk's rally came up just short.  Brushton-Moira upset Norwood Norfolk 7-6 in the Section X Class C Championship, ending the Flyers' previously-undefeated season.  (Sam Wangerin photo) Game Gallery

Madrid-Waddington shuts out morristown in q-finals


Madrid-Waddington’s Caleb Lawrence (18) slides under the tag from Morristown second baseman Randy Durham (25) to advance into scoring position in the bottom of the fifth inning. The Yellowjackets shut out the Green Rockets in an 8-0 victory to advance to the Section X Class D semifinals.  (Cody Jenne photo)  Game Gallery

Bulldogs bounce back to defeat Tupper Lake 15-10


A Tupper Lake batter sprints to first, beating the throw on a ground ball to second base.  Bryce Lake (10) fields the throw at first.  The Heuvelton Bulldogs came back from a 7-1 deficit and outlasted the Tupper Lake Lumberjacks in a 15-10 slugfest. (Troy O’Brien photo) Game Gallery

Tuesday, May 22, 2018

NCSN Tuesday Headlines

Boys Baseball: Malone Wins Class A; B-M, Salmon Win
Girls Softball: M-W Sweeps, Gouverneur, O.F.A., E-K Win
Boys Lacrosse: St. Lawrence, Canton Win Semifinals
Girls Lacrosse: Saranac Lake, Salmon River Advance
Boys Track: Malone, N-N, Massena Win Two; Gouv. Wins
Girls Track: Flyers Win Three, Malone Twice in Meets

Salmon River holds on to defeat Heuvelton 12-8


Salmon River’s Jadie Burns (13) runs up the right side of the field where she is met by Heuvelton’s Cyera McNamera (3) and attempts a stick check to jar the ball loose.  Burns and the Shamrocks were able to hold on for a 12-8 win against the Bulldogs in the Section X Girls Lacrosse quarterfinals.  (Troy O’Brien photo)  Game Gallery

malone closes reg. season with 6-5 win OVER CANTON


Malone's Taylor Gadway (6) slides onto second base with her toe, just beating the tag from the Canton third baseman to steal the base in the top of the first inning.  The Huskies jumped to a strong 4-0 early lead over the Golden Bears.  The Bears mounted a comeback bid, but fell just short in a 6-5 Huskies' victory. (Cody Jenne photo) Game Gallery

Canton'S 2ND HALF RALLY SINKS O.F.A. 12-8 IN SEMIFINAL


Canton’s Aiden Knight (6) blasts the Golden Bears' first goal of the game early in the first quarter.  After trailing 6-4 to O.F.A. at the half, Canton dominated a majority of faceoffs and possession in rallying to beat Ogdensburg 12-8 in the Section X Class C-D boys lacrosse overall semifinal.  (Sam Wangerin photo)  Game Gallery

s.l.c. nets 12 unanswered to beat salmon river 17-9 


St. Lawrence Central’s Jayden Ashley (3) fires in the goal, snapping a 9-9 tie in the third quarter.  In lightning speed, the Larries emerged from a 9-6 deficit with three quick goals to tie the game early the third period.  Ashley, an 8th grader, also scored the next goal.  St.Lawrence Central scored the final 12 goals of the game to eliminate Salmon River 17-9 in the Section X Class C-D semifinals.  ( Sam Wangerin photo) Game Gallery


Malone outswings Massena 7-5 in class a title game


Malone’s Evan Keegan singles to rightfield for Malone’s first run of the game.  After Massena scored a run in the top of the first and Keegan pitched out of further damage, Malone would win score in the bottom of the second and twice in the third to gain the lad, going on to win the Section X Class A championship 7-5 over Massena. (Sam Wangerin photo) Game Gallery 

Brushton-Moira rallies back to eliminate Larries


St. Lawrence Central’s Ansen Weegar (7) slides into third as Brushton Moira’s catcher attempts to throw him out at the base, but overthrows the mark.  Weegar scampered home to provide the first score for SLC. Brushton-Moira rallied from behind to defeat the Larries 6-5 . (Troy O’Brien photo) Game Gallery

SHAMROCKS WIN FIRST GAME OF SEASON IN PLAYOFFS 9-2


Salmon River's Logan Foster (25) drills the ball down the leftfield line for a base hit and advance a runner into scoring position in the top of the first inning.  The Shamrocks jumped to an early 2-0 lead over the Canton Golden Bears and continued to stack up a 9-2 win, their first win of the season, in the Section X Class B play-in. (Cody Jenne photo) Game Gallery

Monday, May 21, 2018

Salmon River Advances past massena in 18-4 win


Salmon River attacker John Jacobs (66) dashes his way past Massena defender Michael Gardner (6) and fires a shot past the Red Raiders goalie to score early in the second quarter. The Shamrocks took an early 6-2 lead over Massena midway through the second quarter and held off the Red Raiders to capture the victory. (Cody Jenne photo) Game Gallery
 


NCSN Monday HeadlineS

Playoff Brackets/Schedules Baseball, BLax, GLax Posted
Boys Baseball: Chateaugay, Brushton-Moira Split Pair
Girls Softball: Larries Clinch Central; Cats Upset Malone
Boys Lacrosse: Salmon River, O.F.A. Win Quarterfinals
Boys Golf: Ogdensburg, Potsdam, Canton Win Matches
Boys Track: Potsdam Beats M-W Jackets 183½-111½
Girls Track: Potsdam Unbeaten, Downing Madrid-Wadd.

O.F.A. WINS first playoff game, DOWNING RED STORM


Ogdensburg’s Isaac Testani rips the ball into the back of the net, one of his two goals in the game, as the #3 Blue Devils defeated #6-seeded Saranac Lake 6-2 in the Section X Class C-D and overall quarterfinals, advancing to face Canton.  (Sam Wangerin photo)  Game Gallery

O.F.A.'S FAST START DOOMS SALMON RIVER IN 24-2 VICTORY


Ogdensburg’s Calle Rishe (25) drive home an RBI with a single to extend the Blue Devils' lead to 16-0 in the second inning.   O.F.A. went on to beat Salmon River 24-2 in the first game of a split doubleheader.  O.F.A. beat Canton in the second game, winning 14-3 and clinching the top seed for the Section X Class B playoffs.  (Sam Wangerin photo)  Game Gallery

 


Friday-Sunday, May 18-20, 2018

MASSENA claims 202-222 GOLF victory over POTSDAM


Potsdam’s Carson Reagan tees off on the first hole to begin the match with the Massena Red Raiders on the Potsdam Town and Country club golf course. The Red Raiders captured the victory over the Sandstoners 202-222. Tanner Thomas shot the lowest score for the Red Raiders with a 36. Reagan shot the lowest score for the Sandstoners with a 42.  (Cody Jenne photo) Match Gallery


NCSN FRIDAY Headlines

Boys Baseball: N-N Flyers, Malone, M-W Jackets Clinch
Girls Softball: SRF, SLC, Lisbon, Heuv. Clinch Shares
Boys Lacrosse: Saranac Lake Upsets Shamrocks 6-3
Girls Lacrosse: Massena Clinches Regular-Season Title
Boys Golf: Clifton-Fine, Ogdensburg Clinch Div. Titles

N-N FLYERS FINISH 2ND IN DIVISION II, BEATING CANTON


Canton's Sam Sieminski puts for par on the second hole at St. Lawrence Golf Course in Canton.  Sieminski (51) finished one stroke behind teammate Cole Ladison for the low score for the Golden Bears.  Norwood-Norfolk outshot Canton 244-276.  The Flyers finished the regular season with an 8-2 record and second-place finish in Division II.  (Bob LaRue photo)  Meet Gallery


M-W JACKETS FINISH 2ND IN DIVISION I, BEATING WILDCATS


A Madrid-Waddington fires his shot up the fairway at the Partridge Run Golf Course in Canton.  Grant VanBuren led the Yellow Jackets with a team best 43, followed by Lucas Ryan at 44, Cade VanBuren 47, John McCall 48 and Brennan Harmer 55.  Harrison Wert posted a 59, as the Jackets beat Gouverneur 237-271 to lock up a second-place regular-season finish with Massena, both 7-3.  (Sam Wangerin photo)  Match Gallery

salmon river beats colts to finish 3rd in division ii


Salmon River’s Carter Benedict chips the ball from the edge of the wooded area on the third hole of the Potsdam Town and Country Club golf course.  Payne Benedict (45) and Carter Benedict (47) led both teams with the lowest scores.  Ben Kelly followed close behind at 48, while Jalen Cook fired a 52 and McKenzie Oakes-Lazore came in at 53.  Alex Oakes shot 63.  (Cody Jenne photo)  Match Gallery

Thursday, May 17, 2018

NCSN Thursday HeadlineS

Boys Baseball: Malone Clinches Share of Central Title
Girls Softball: St. Regis Sweeps, B-M, C-P, C-F, SLC Win
Boys Lacrosse: Larries Clinch; O.F.A., Potsdam Win
Boys Golf: Salmon River Sweeps Tupper Lake & Canton

CANTON DOWNS SALMON RIVER 7-3 IN CENTRAL DIVISION


A Canton batter drives the ball back to the fence in rightfield for a two-RBI triple in the bottom of the second inning. The Golden Bears carried a 3-1 lead over the Salmon River Shamrocks into the middle innings, before claiming a 7-3 victory.  (Cody Jenne photo)  Game Gallery

O.F.A. BLANKS POTSDAM 5-0 IN KEY MATCHUP FOR PLAYOFFS


Ogdensburg’s Jared Barr (7) hits a leadoff single in the first inning.  The Blue Devils plated a run on a wild pitch in the second inning, then broke out for four more runs in the third, as Ogdensburg outswings Potsdam 5-0 in a game with playoff position implications in Class B.  Both teams split the season series and are now tied at 7-3 in second place in the Central Division as the regular season starts of wind down.  (Sam Wangerin photo Game Gallery

s.l.c. takes division title after 6-4 win over canton


St. Lawrence Central’s Zachary St. Hilaire (8) curves his shot top shelf to even the score 3-3 in the third quarter.  After Canton grabbed 3-2 lead with two goals in the final 22 seconds of the first half, St. Lawrence Central countered with three straight goals and went on to beat Canton 6-4 to take the Northern Athletic Conference regular-season crown.  (Sam Wangerin photo)  Game Gallery

Wednesday, May 16, 2018

st. lawrence central STAYS IN FIRST, BEATING O.F.A. 6-2


St. Lawrence Central’s Brooke Rubado (8) slides at home plate, just getting under the tag from the Ogdensburg catcher to expand the Larries lead to 3-0 lead over the Blue Devils in the top of the fifth inning.  The Larries captured a 6-2 win over Ogdensburg, to remain in first place, a half-game ahead of Massena in the Central Division. (Cody Jenne photo) Game Gallery

norwood-norfolk slugs out 14-1 win vs. Chateaugay


Norwood-Norfolk’s Alyssia Simons (11) races safely into second base, during a ground out to third.  Norwood-Norfolk defeated Chateaugay 14-1 in East Division action.  (Sam Wangerin photo)  Game Gallery

NCSN Wednesday HeadlineS

Boys Baseball: Flyers Clinch East Share; Massena Wins
Girls Softball: N-N, Larries, Potsdam, Heuvelton Win
Boys Lacrosse:O.F.A. Nets First-Ever Win vs. Shamrocks
Girls Lacrosse: Saranac Lake & Massena Score Wins
Boys Golf: Massena, M-W, Tupper, Salmon, C-F Win

FLYERS CLINCH SHARE IN EAST TITLE, BEATING CHATEAUGAY


Out at the plate, but... Norwood-Norfolk's Bobby Voss (15), trying leg out a home run in the second inning, is tagged out at the plate by Chateaugay catcher Jake Reville.  However, while the ball was hit fair, it curled and went out-of-play down the rightfield line.  The hit was changed to a ground-rule double and dead ball, returning Voss to second.  N-N's late-inning scoring produced a 13-1 win over the Bulldogs.  The Flyers also clinched at least a share of the regular-season East Division title.  (Bob LaRue photo)  Game Gallery


ogdensburg BEATS salmon river FIRST TIME EVER 16-13


Ogdensburg attacker Noah Strader (20) leaps over two Salmon River defenders to laser a shot past the Shamrocks' goalie to score and extend the Blue Devils lead to five goals early in the fourth quarter. Ogdensburg pulled away in the second half to beat the Shamrocks for the first time in team history 16-13. (Cody Jenne photo)  Game Gallery

massena's quick scoring sinks ogdensburg 19-3


Massena’s Julia Barr (14) dashes past Ogdensburg defender Maria Pelusi (11) and charges her way toward the Blue Devils' goal.  The Raiders jumped to a quick 5-0 lead in the opening minutes of the game, setting the stage for a 19-3 win over the Blue Devils. (Cody Jenne photo) Game Gallery

Tuesday, May 15, 2018

suspended game finished: potsdam beats shamrocks


Potsdam's Don Johnson lifts a bloop single to centerfield, putting runners on first and second.  Johnson was driven home later in the inning on a Keller McGowan single to the opposite field.   Potsdam went on to beat Salmon River 17-9 in the completion of their suspended game from May 2nd.  (Sam Wangerin photo)  Game Gallery

Potsdam drives in 9 runs in fifth to beat Heuvelton


Potsdam's Sylvain Foisy (7) sprawls backwards to snag the ball behind second base for an out..  Potsdam broke open a close 3-2 contest with a nine-run outburst in the fifth inning.  The Sandstoners outswing Heuvelton 11-5 in a non-league contest.  (Sam Wangerin photo) Game Gallery   

NCSN TUESDAY HEADLINES

Boys Baseball: Potsdam Sweeps; Larries Defeat P-H
Girls Softball: Massena Sweeps Salmon; All Others Ppd.
Boys Lacrosse: Salmon River, Saranac Lake Win Game
Girls Lacrosse: Canton Beats Heuvelton in Lone Game
Boys Golf: Jackets Sweep Tri-Meet; Flyers Top Eagles
Boys Track: Gouv Beats Potsdam; Wildcats Beat Raiders
Girls Track: Potsdam, Gouverneur Win in Double Dual

potsdam beats wildcats; gouverneur TOPS massENA


Athletes from Potsdam, Massena and Gouverneur make the first turn in the 1500-meter event that was won by the Sandstoners. Potsdam picked up a victory over the Gouverneur Wildcats 177.5-140.5.  Meanwhile, the Wildcats captured the 184-130 victory over the Massena Red Raiders in the double dual. (Cody Jenne photo)  Meet Gallery


gouvERNEUR nips potsdam; wildcats down massena


Gouverneur’s Alex Fuller leads runners from Massena and Potsdam halfway through the final heat of the 100-meter dash. The Wildcats narrowly edged the Sandstoners to pick up the 121-119 victory. Gouverneur beat the Red Raiders 140-101. (Cody Jenne photo)  Meet Gallery