Friday Sports: South Jeff Girls Basketball beats General Brown

It was a busy Friday night on the high school hardwood with a full slate of contests on both the boys and girls side in the Frontier League and the Northern Athletic Conference.

  GB Lions hope to build on last season’s success

  Red Raiders looking for another long postseason run

  Highlights & scores: High school & college hoops, plus NAC swimmers

  Lady Spartans plan tough defense of sectional title

  Highlights & scores: NAC boys’ hoops action

  IHC looks for improvement under new coach

Continued Coverage

  Athlete of the Week: Nick Cavallier

Sunday Sports: JCC Mens Basketball seeks 7th straight win

Saints come out on short end of shootout against 49ers

  Saturday Sports: Clarkson Hockey comes out on top of Route 11 rivalry

  Friday Sports: Letter signings and hardwood action

  Highlights & scores: Lowville boys & General Brown girls hoops wins

  Highlights & scores: NAC hoops & hockey

It was 45 seconds into the second period of a Northern Athletic Conference boys' hockey matchup against Ogdensburg when Norwood-Norfolk's Reed Gravlin fired his own rebound into the mesh. Score: 1-0 Icemen.

  Highlights & scores: plenty of high school hoops

A boys' basketball contest pitting General Brown against Watertown was just one of the contests on local courts Tuesday night.

  Lyme hopes transfers will help boost team to repeat success

The Lyme boys' basketball team opened up its season Tuesday night with a win against visiting Sackets Harbor.

  All eyes on defending champs Lyme as basketball season gets underway

The Frontier League basketball season opens Tuesday night.

  Winter Sports Preview: South Jeff girls basketball

  Saturday Sports: Watertown Wolves win weekend sweep against Delaware

  Gouverneur football loses to defending state champs

  Athlete of the Week: Sarah Kilburn

  Carthage loses a heartbreaker in state championship game

  Comets sent off in style for team’s first-ever state title game

  Carthage running back Fombo Azah racks up big numbers on the gridiron

This year has been a breakout one for Carthage running back Fombo Azah. He has certainly opened many eyes with his ball-carrying ability.

  Fear the ‘G’: Wildcats prepare for state title match-up

The Gouverneur football team hopes to give defending state champion Susquehanna Valley reason to fear the "G" when the teams meet for the Class C state title Friday.

  Highlights & scores: wrapping up the John Dineen tourney

It was the final two games Wednesday in the John Dineen Tournament at Madrid-Waddington.

  Highlights & scores: Chamberlain Tournament at Madrid-Waddington

The championship game would go down to the wire in the Jessie Chamberlain girls' basketball tournament at Madrid-Waddington.

  Carthage football: It takes a team to coach a team

The Carthage Comets are one of two north country football teams looking for state titles on Friday.

Local sports scores

There are a few scores to report from a fairly quiet local sports scene:

  Athlete of the Week: Colton Kempney

This Beaver River super sophomore is tearing up cross country courses this season.

  Sunday Sports: Carthage, Gouverneur football title matches announced

WATERTOWN, N.Y. (WWNY) - It is rare to have one area high school football team playing for a state championship on the gridiron, but this year, the north country has two teams.

  Saturday Sports: Gouverneur football punches ticket to state championship

MIDDLETOWN, N.Y. (WWNY) - The Gouverneur Wildcats earned their first ever trip to the state football championship Saturday at Middletown High School where they met Valhalla in the State Class C Semifinals.

  Friday Sports: Carthage football advances to state final

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (WWNY) - Carthage football earned a trip to the state final at the Carrier Dome by defeating Canandaigua 16-6 Friday night.

  Comets are 1 game away from state title berth

Four quarters of football are all that stand between the Carthage Comets and their first trip to the state championship game at the Carrier Dome.

  Big-league manager visits fans in Watertown

Local baseball enthusiasts had a chance to meet a former major league manager and player in Watertown Wednesday.

  Watertown swimmers on their way to states

A Frontier League team is represented once again on the Section 3 squad in the girls' state high school swimming championships scheduled for this weekend in Ithaca.

  Another delay for SLU’s Appleton Arena

There's been another delay for St. Lawrence University's Appleton Arena project.

  Trophy case grows crowded with another Beaver River state title

There are some sure signs of late fall: the weather grows colder, the holidays are approaching, and Beaver River wins another boys' cross country state title.

  Highlights & scores: women’s basketball & hockey

Potsdam was a hotbed of local sports Tuesday, highlighted by women's college basketball and women's college hockey.

  Buckingham signs to play lacrosse at Albany next fall

A talented lacrosse player from South Jefferson is heading to Albany.

  Athlete of the Week: Deante Hall

It was a coming-out party this season for sophomore Deante Hall of Watertown.

  Sunday Sports: Clarkson women’s volleyball advances to Elite 8

POTSDAM, N.Y. (WWNY) - On the volleyball court, the Clarkson Lady Golden Knights advanced to the NCAA Division 3 Elite 8 Sunday afternoon, beating Ithaca 3-2 in the Potsdam Regional Final.

  Saturday Sports: States play in football, soccer and cross country

he Girls’ State Class D soccer semifinals took place Saturday at Homer High School with the Hammond Lady Red Devils looking to advance to the title game on Sunday as they faced Avoca.

  Friday Sports: Carthage, Gouverneur football advance in state tournament

The quarterfinals of the State High School Football Tournament on Friday night involved three local schools.

  Morning sports: college, high school volleyball

Jefferson Community College’s volleyball team made it through the quarter-finals Thursday at the National Junior College championships, before falling to number one seed Owens.

  Morning Sports: S.U. starts slow, beats Colgate

The Orange missed their first nine shots against Colgate, going the first six minutes without a make. The Orange offense finally got going but defense still keyed the win.

  Wednesday morning sports: Potsdam, Canton tops in b’ball

Potsdam beat St. Lawrence 84-74, while Canton beat Clarkson 60-52.

  Sports: JCC makes return trip to volleyball nationals

The JCC team travels to Rochester, Minnesota this week, where it will compete in the junior college nationals.

  5 north country teams still in the running for state titles

WATERTOWN, N.Y. (WWNY) - Five area high school teams remain alive after this weekend with hopes for a State Championship. Four on the football field and one team on the soccer field.

  Saturday Sports: Lowville battles undefeated Cato-Meridian

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (WWNY) - The Section 3 football championships continued Saturday at the Carrier Dome in Syracuse with the Lowville Red Raiders looking to keep their perfect season alive as they met undefeated Cato-Meridian in the Class C championship game.

  Friday Sports: Carthage dominates at the Carrier Dome

Plenty on the local sports menu Friday night including the Section 3 Class A football final at the Carrier Dome in Syracuse as Carthage took on Auburn for the title under the big top.

No. 22 LSU basketball takes on Bowling Green

The No. 22 LSU men’s basketball team begins its 2019-2020 season in the Pete Maravich Assembly Center against the Bowling Green Falcons.

  Highlights & scores: Wildcats ready for states & Section 10 CC titles

On Saturday the Gouverneur Wildcats punched their ticket to the state Class C football playoffs by beating OFA 25-6 in the Section X Class C championship game, completing an undefeated season in Section X play...

  Brennan retires from Red & Black

There's a handful of players who are synonymous with the Watertown Red & Black.

  South Jeff swimmer overcomes obstacles & inspires

Elise Hill is a member of the South Jefferson swim team.

  Highlights & scores: state play in soccer

A pair of Section X soccer teams fell in state play at Potsdam High School Wednesday night.

  Highlights & score: Section X soccer & volleyball championships

Kelsey Bennett continued her torrid postseason scoring run, notching both goals in Hammond's 2-0 win over Edwards-Knox in the girls' Section X Class D soccer championship Tuesday.

  Cyclones look forward to 2nd season in Section X

The Watertown football team defeated Canton on Saturday to win the Section X Class A title.

  Falcons’ wings clipped in football semifinal

It was an 8-man Section 3 football semifinal in Lowville Monday night with a trip to the Carrier Dome on the line.

  JCC hopes for good season on the hardwood

The Jefferson Community College basketball team opens its 2019-2020 schedule Tuesday night when they travel to Genesee Community College.

  Sunday Sports: Carthage, Gouverneur football advance

DEXTER, N.Y. (WWNY) - The Carthage Comets punched their ticket to the Section 3 Class A Championship on Friday night, beating Whitesboro 48-28 at General Brown.

  Saturday sports: Football teams take to the gridiron for post-season action

Rob Krone has your look at sports

  Friday Sports: Carthage, Indian River compete in semifinal games

DEXTER, N.Y. (WWNY) - A Section 3 football doubleheader was at General Brown Friday night featuring both Carthage and Indian River.

  Athlete of the Week: Emma Dicob

Emma is the 7 News - Watertown Savings Bank North Country Athlete of the Week for November 1.

  3 area teams set sights on sectional titles

A pair of local high school teams are going after sectional titles this weekend -- one on the soccer field and one on the gridiron.

  Highlights & scores: Section 3 & Section 10 soccer postseasons continue

Trips to title games and championships were on the line as boys' and girls' sectional soccer continued Wednesday last night in both Section 3 and Section 10.

Nats beat Astros 7-2, force Game 7 in World Series

Stephen Strasburg gutted through without his best fastball to throw a five-hitter Tuesday night, and now it’s on to Game 7 in the first World Series ever in which the visiting team won each of the first six games.

  Highlights & scores: college & high school soccer postseason action

Postseason soccer took the spotlight Tuesday at both the college and high school levels.

  Local Tae Kwon Do school ‘kicks’ in some money for American Cancer Society

A local Tae Kwon Do school has raised money once again for a great cause by using what is taught in class and the students certainly got getting their kicks out of the event.

  Cannoneers eager for men’s soccer playoff win

The Jefferson Community College men's soccer team has a regional playoff game scheduled for Tuesday at South Jefferson.

  Athlete of the Week: Chad Bach

Lowville quarterback Chad Bach has put together a remarkable season in leading his team to an undefeated campaign so far.

  Sunday Sports: Semifinal schedule posted for Section 3 football teams

DEXTER, N.Y. (WWNY) - The Section 3 football semifinal schedule is set for this week.

  Saturday Sports: Post-season action in Section 3 & Section 10

BEAVER FALLS, N.Y. (WWNY) - The Section 3 football playoffs continued Saturday with a Class D first round battle in Beaver Falls involving two Frontier League teams as the Beaver River Beavers hosted the Thousand Islands Vikings.

  Friday Sports: Sectional play begins in high school football

It was another football Friday night, this time Sectional Play has begun.

  No diving board? No problem! Diver practices at ‘rival’ school

What do you do when you're a diver but your school doesn't have a diving board?

  Highlights & scores: Holland Patent stuns General Brown in sectional playoff

There were some big upsets as the Section 3 boys’ and girls’ soccer playoffs continued Wednesday.

  Red Raiders hope their magical season continues into sectionals

The Lowville football team completed an undefeated season last weekend and the Red Raiders hope that translate into great success in the postseason.

  MMA coming to Watertown this weekend

If you are a fan of mixed martial arts, you'll want to be at the Jefferson Community College athletic center on Saturday.

  Highlights & scores: Copenhagen girls advance in soccer sectionals

Section 3 soccer playoffs got underway in the rain locally Tuesday.

  Red Raiders hitting their stride heading into postseason

The Section 3 soccer playoffs get underway this week and the Lowville Red Raiders hope to make it a long run in the postseason.

  Athlete of the Week: Hannah Freeman

This talented senior has been racking up the goals on the soccer field.