High School Sports


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Hadley-Luzerne and Lake George athletes join forces on 'WarEagles' football squad

FOOTBALL MERGER: Students at a local school get to play interscholastic football for the first time in 33 years, while a neighboring school's program — once championship-caliber but now ailing due to declining enrollmnent — gets a substantial boost with a wealth of new athletes.

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Snow, frigid weather delay spring sports

With North Country ballfields covered in snow, high school softball and baseball season schedules have been cut dramatically and practices have been held indoors — or on parking lots when the temperatures permit.

MVAC announces scholar athletes

The Mountain and Valley Athletic Conference (MVAC) announces Scholar Athletes for the 2014 Winter Sports Season.

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Minerva Central School braces for budget showdown

Like other districts in the North Country, MCS is feeling the effects of the GEA and hopes a solution is on the horizon.

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North Warren JV Girls Basketball Team sets school record

A team of female athletes from Northern Warren County conquers far larger schools in tallying an undefeated record.

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After stellar Sectional run, Cougars look toward future

Four years ago, a group of North Warren Central basketball players endured a woeful 1-17 season. Undeterred, they set their sights on lofty goals, practiced hard, and now they're one of the top Class D teams in the region -- although they are from a school with quite small enrollment. The players talked this week about their odyssey to the top — and their expectations for next year.

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Cougars defeat Fort Ann, advance in Sectional tourney

The North Warren boys basketball team continues their remarkable winning streak — after suffering deep early-season losses.

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Surpassing 11 wrestling teams, Warrensburg takes 2nd in Class III tourney

With a lot of grit and heart, the Warrensburg wrestling team takes home the runner-up Class III trophy by defeating some very tough teams in the Sectional tournament.

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Warrensburg to host Sectional wrestling tourney Saturday

The town that loves wrestling is hosting a major regional tournament featuring some of the top wrestlers around.

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L.G. Warriors - reigning state champs - continue their winning ways in 2014

Following a year in which they won the New York State Class C Championship, the Lake George Basketball Team is headed toward competing for the title again as they fend off one talented team after another. Their effort is being led by Joel Wincowski, the high-scoring, ultra-quick athlete with a deadeye shot who was named the state's Class C Player of the Year — and is now being scouted by Division I college teams.

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WCS wrestlers capture crown in Granville tourney

Surpassing expectations of area sports fans, the Warrensburg High School Wrestling Team defeats 15 other wrestling teams from New York and Vermont to capture First Place in the Ken Harrison Memorial Lions Wrestling Tournament held annually in Granville.

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Burgher wrestlers start off season strong

The Warrensburg wrestling team is surpassing expectations so far this season, giving far larger schools some intense competition.

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Eagles working hard toward a turnaround year

Last year’s varsity boys basketball team had a disappointing record, heavy in the losses, a tally that didn’t reflect the athleticism of the team.

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Cougars seek to return to 2011-12 season’s glory

With an experienced lineup for 2013, The North Warren Girls Basketball team is looking to be very competitive, coach P.J. Hogan said this week.

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With tons of talent and dedication, Burgher wrestlers eye promising year

Following a successful 2012-13 season, the Warrensburg High School Wrestling team has bright prospects, considering their deep roster of battle-tested veterans and their promising new teammates, most of whom have years of experience in the sport.