The William Smith College soccer team held the No. 1 spot in both the NSCAA and D3soccer.com polls this week. It's the seventh week in a row the Herons have been the top team in the D3soccer.com poll, and third straight week at No. 1 in the coaches' poll.
Two members of the William Smith College field hockey team received Liberty League awards as announced by the conference office this afternoon. Junior Alexandra Frary was named the Offensive Performer of the Week, while senior Cydney Conley garnered Defensive Performer of the Week honors.
Hobart College junior punter Rio Schmidt was named the Liberty League Football Special Teams Performer of the Week by the conference office today. Senior linebacker Marcus Jemison and junior wide receiver Brandon Shed earned a spot on the Liberty League's weekly honor roll.
The Hobart and William Smith Colleges sailing team turned in a pair of strong performances at the MAISA fall championships this weekend. HWS won the MAISA Match Race Championship in Kings Point, N.Y., to claim its 16th conference championship. Heron sailors finished third in the MAISA Women's Fall Championship.
BOSTON – For the 11th consecutive season, the Hobart College rowing team's varsity eight finished in the top 10 at the Head of the Charles in Boston. The Statesmen finished sixth in the Men's Collegiate Eights event at the world's largest two-day regatta.
GENEVA, N.Y.-The 19th-ranked William Smith College field hockey team used a strong defensive effort to upset 14th-ranked Skidmore 3-0 and claim its second straight Liberty League regular season championship on McCooey Field this afternoon.
GENEVA, N.Y.—The Hobart College soccer team remained undefeated in overtime as it edged Union College 1-0 in a Liberty League game played tonight on a windy Boswell Field. The Statesmen are now 5-0-3 in games going into overtime this season.
The No. 1 William Smith College soccer team set a program record for wins to start a season, posting its 15th straight victory, topping Union 4-0 in Schenectady, N.Y., this afternoon. Senior Kara Shue had a hand in every goal, leading the Herons with five points on a goal and three assists.
Doubledays General Manager Mike Voutsinas has been selected as the recipient of the 2016 Robert Stedler New York-Penn League Executive of the Year Award. Voutsinas was also named the co-winner of the league's Hon. Robert F. Julian Community & Baseball Service Award.
The Washington Nationals and Auburn Doubledays have announced that the teams have extended their Player Development Contract for an additional two years. Auburn will remain part of the Washington system through the 2018 season.
The Seneca County Chamber of Commerce recently presented its 2016 Small Business of the Year Award to the Auburn Doubledays Baseball Club during a ceremony at the Chamber's Annual Membership BBQ event held at Knapp Vineyard Winery and Restaurant.
Minor League Baseball has announced that the average cost for a family of four to enjoy a Minor League Baseball game this season is only $64.97; a price that includes parking, two adult tickets, two child tickets, four hot dogs, two sodas and two beers. The cost for a family of four to buy those same items at an Auburn Doubledays home game at Falcon Park is only $50.00, 23% lower than the Minor League average.
As they prepare to face off in what promises to be a historic World Series, Aroldis Chapman and Andrew Miller have heard no regrets from their new employers, fitting in just fine after the Cubs and Indians stripped them of their Yankees pinstripes in a pair of midseason blockbuster trades.
Healthy again, Dillon Tate is getting some extra work as a reliever with the Arizona Fall League's Scottsdale Scorpions. Though he gave up four runs in five innings over his first four appearances, he has flashed the fastball and slider that made him the first first-round pick in UC Santa Barbara history and earned him a $4.2 million bonus.
Yankee Stadium is set to undergo its first series of major design enhancements this offseason, including the addition of the Sunrun Kids Clubhouse, which will be located on the 300 level in right field and is the stadium's first-ever children's zone.
Voting is underway through Nov. 11 at MLB.com/awards to help decide who wins Best Rookie regardless of league affiliation, and all five of your candidates are currently playing key roles in pennant races: Tigers right-hander Michael Fulmer, Indians center fielder Tyler Naquin, Yankees catcher Gary Sanchez, Dodgers shortstop Corey Seager and Nationals center fielder Trea Turner.
Brian McCann strapped on his shin guards for the final time this season on Oct. 1 as the Yankees put the finishing touches on a 7-3 victory over the Orioles, catching the ninth inning after coming off the bench as a pinch-hitter. It remains to be seen whether that was McCann's final game in pinstripes or a sign of things to come in 2017.
Gleyber Torres may be one of the younger players in this year's Arizona Fall League, but you would never know it based on the 19-year-old shortstop's impressive showing in the season's first week. The Yankees' No. 2 prospect delivered a bases-loaded walk-off single to lead Scottsdale past Glendale, 8-7, on Friday.
The thought was presented to Adam Warren, one day after the math no longer added up for the Yankees in postseason chase. Should things break right this October, he still might wind up with a World Series ring, having spent the season's first four months with the Cubs.
New York already had a strong farm system, and the deals they pursued made it one of baseball's best and arguably its deepest. That depth is on display in the Yankees' instructional league camp, which opened Sept. 18 and runs through Friday in Tampa, Fla.
The spotlight may shine on the Arizona Fall League more than ever in the prospect circuit's 25th season. Usually packed with phenoms, the league has even more blue-chip prospects than usual. And, as you may have heard, a certain Heisman Trophy winner will take the next step in his baseball development with the Scottsdale Scorpions.
Yankees general manager Brian Cashman and manager Joe Girardi are heading into the final year of their respective contracts in 2017, and neither of them are expected to be extended until that season ends, Cashman said on Wednesday.
As the Yankees prepared to open their final series of the regular season, manager Joe Girardi closed the clubhouse so he could address the members of his roster, many of whom will be expected to play key roles when the team reassembles next spring in Florida.
The Yankees were forced to make a hard pivot quickly in late July, as an extended losing skid forced management to look in the mirror. Ultimately, they realized that their roster no longer seemed equipped to stand out in the ultra-competitive American League East.
Mark Teixeira's baseball life started in a Maryland backyard, where his father, John, taught him how to switch-hit by raking Wiffle balls across the lawn. It ended on Sunday in the Bronx, where the slugger said he will always consider himself a Yankee.
The grainy, black-and-white images of Roger Maris hitting his record-breaking 61st home run flickered across Yankee Stadium's high-definition video screen on Saturday. Fifty-five years to the date of the event, the slugger's family gathered at home plate and said they felt goosebumps.
Aaron Judge started his Yankees career in memorable fashion, hitting a tape-measure home run in his first Major League plate appearance, but the touted prospect recognizes that he will need to do more to earn a place in the starting lineup next year.
The Orioles took this run for the postseason down to the final week. Now it will go down to the final day. Austin Romine's two-run single off Brad Brach broke an eighth-inning tie and sent the Yankees to a 7-3 win Saturday at Yankee Stadium, ending any chance the Orioles had to clinch an American League Wild Card spot with a day to spare.
The Orioles are doing everything in their power to secure a postseason spot. Led by Jonathan Schoop, who homered and matched a career high with five RBIs, the Orioles bashed their way to an 8-1 win over the Yankees on Friday night, whittling their magic number to two in the process.
Seven weeks to the date of his final game in a Yankees uniform, Alex Rodriguez was back in his pinstripes on Friday, working with instructional league prospects at the team's Minor League complex in Tampa, Fla.
The Yankees recognize that they are heading for their third October in four years that will not include a playoff game, but manager Joe Girardi wants his club to embrace a spoiler role in the final three contests of the season.
On the evening that the Yankees' playoff hopes met their end, CC Sabathia completed his season on a strong note, striking out eight over 7 1/3 efficient frames in a 5-1 victory to complete a three-game sweep of the Red Sox on Thursday night at Yankee Stadium.
The Yankees granted CC Sabathia's request to head back to the mound for one more out as the eighth inning began on Thursday, and once he returned to the dugout with his season's workload complete, pitching coach Larry Rothschild was waiting with a morsel of good news.
The Yankees recognized that their chances of reaching the postseason had faded, most recently following a four-game sweep at Fenway Park and then certainly when they lost three of four games to the Blue Jays at Rogers Centre this past weekend.
There are no second thoughts for Mark Teixeira as he rides out the final regular-season homestand of his career. When the Yankees' season ends after Sunday's game No. 162, he will be at peace, knowing that the aches have become too much to manage for another year.
The Yankees put the heat of their long-standing rivalry with the Red Sox aside for a few minutes on Thursday night with a thoughtful ceremony to honor David Ortiz, who was playing his 117th and final game in the Bronx.
Mark Teixeira was the one mobbed by his teammates at home plate, hitting a walk-off grand slam off Joe Kelly in the bottom of the ninth inning to lift the Yankees to a 5-3 victory, but the Red Sox still clinched the American League East title on Wednesday evening at Yankee Stadium.
Consider Mayor Bill de Blasio's bet settled. The New York City mayor, a Red Sox fan himself, shrugged on a San Francisco Giants Willie Mays jersey in the MLB.com studio in Manhattan on Monday, honoring a friendly wager with San Francisco mayor Ed Lee over the outcome of this year's National League Wild Card Game.
Asdrubal Cabrera, Noah Syndergaard, Bartolo Colon, Terry Collins and the Mets' TV broadcast team are vying for baseball's top honors in the 2016 Esurance MLB Awards. Vote now to help your Mets win big.
Gavin Cecchini continued his strong Arizona Fall League campaign by going 3-for-5 with a solo home run on Saturday, though the performance wasn't enough to keep Scottsdale from falling to Peoria, 3-2, at Peoria Stadium.
For the third time this season, Syracuse claimed the USTFCCCA National Athlete of the Week honors in men's cross country. This time, it was Adam Palamar earning the honor after winning the John Reif Memorial on Sunday.
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. – The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame announced that senior guard Alexis Peterson of the Syracuse women's basketball team is on the watch list for the 2017 Nancy Lieberman Award, which annually recognizes the top point guard in women's NCAA Division I college basketball.
While quarterback Eric Dungey has grabbed most of the headlines the last two weeks, the Orange defense has been as big a reason as any for Syracuse's back-to-back conference wins against Virginia Tech and Boston College.
BOSTON— Syracuse quarterback Eric Dungey hesitated a bit before finally admitting that being in a first-quarter melee got him a little more excited.Dungey threw three touchdown passes, Ervin Phillips had a pair of scores and Syracuse beat Boston College 28-20 on Saturday, sending the Eagles to their 12th straight Atlantic Coast Conference loss.Dungey went 32 for 38 for 434 yards. He also [...]
Running back Zack Estabrooks carried the ball seven times for 44 yards and four touchdowns to helplead the host Victor Blue Devils to a 39-0 victory over the East Eagles Friday night in the openinground of the sectional playoffs. The Blue Devils ran 14 less plays than East but outgained them253-146 and held [...]
The NCAA committee that proposed football recruiting reforms, which include the addition of early signing periods, wants to create more transparency and access for coaches and players in a process that has been accelerated in recent years, said a key…
SHANGHAI (AP) — Winning a PGA Tour event for the second straight year, especially the manner in which Justin Thomas rallied in Malaysia, made it easy to assume that a player of his polish and power could be on the…
LONDON (AP) — English soccer authorities are investigating newspaper allegations that Watford supplied falsified financial information to allow Italian businessman Gino Pozzo to become the club's owner.
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — DraftKings and FanDuel will pay $6 million apiece to New York state to resolve lawsuits alleging the daily fantasy sports companies engaged in false advertising under a legal settlement announced Tuesday by state Attorney General Eric…
In this photo taken March 25, 2016, Washington Wizards guard John Wall (2) and Washington Wizards guard Bradley Beal (3) stand on the court during an NBA basketball game against the Minnesota Timberwolves, in Washington. With only one ball on…
MIAMI (AP) — Dwyane Wade, Kyle Korver, Chris Paul and Carmelo Anthony are among the NBA stars featured in a video where the league and its players continue trying to address the divide in many communities throughout the country.
Washington Capitals left wing Alex Ovechkin (8), of Russia, tapes his stick on the bench during the third period of an NHL hockey game against New York Rangers, Saturday, Oct. 22, 2016, in Washington. The Rangers won 4-2. (AP Photo/Nick…
Washington Capitals left wing Alex Ovechkin (8), of Russia, celebrates his goal during the first period of an NHL hockey game against New York Rangers, Saturday, Oct. 22, 2016, in Washington. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)