BOYS BASKETBALL: York Sweeps Geneseo in Season Series

YORK — The York Golden Knights defeated the Geneseo Blue Devils 57-41 for their 11th win of the season. Hunter Stella led the golden Knights with 15 points and 10 rebounds. Josh Kobylanski added 14 points and 10 rebounds as well for the Golden Knights. "I was very pleased with our defensive effort versus a dangerous team," said Ed Orman Jr., York Coach.  "We didn't play great offensively and a lot of that credit goes to Geneseo, but we … [Read more...]

WATCH: Spectacular Finish as York Nips Cal-Mum

RETSOF— The York Golden Knights beat the Cal-Mum Raiders 55-53 as the final bucket arrived with mere seconds left. It was Clay Cutting who delivered the winning shot after a missed free throw by Hunter Stella. Dylan Zambito came off the bench and scored 9 points for York including a clutch 3-pointer to tie the game at 53-53. For the Raiders Vin Molisani had 15 points and Ian Lenhardt had 10. York moves to 10-2 and Cal-Mum slides to … [Read more...]

BOYS BASKETBALL: York Tops Geneseo in SUNY Showdown Rivalry Game

GENESEO — The York Golden Knights took down the Geneseo Blue Devils in their annual rivalry game at the SUNY Geneseo Carl Schrader Gymnasium 57-41. The Knights were led by Clay Cutting who had 24 points, 7 assists and 4 steals. Matt McFarland added 12 points, 6 assists and 3 steals. Dylan Zambito had 11 pts. York was on fire from behind the arc hitting 12  3 pointers. "I'm really proud of our effort tonight in a really big environment, … [Read more...]

Livingston County Loves Hoop-Shooting Deputy

LIVINGSTON COUNTY – Local communities are buzzing about a pickup basketball game between some local kids and Livingston County Deputy Sheriff Mike Williams. On Aug. 24, Nicole Silvernail shared these photos on Facebook. In the past two days, the post has been 'liked' over 1,000 times and shared more than 150 times. "Today while the kids were playing basketball at the park, they had a Livingston County Sheriff's Deputy stop to play with … [Read more...]

GIRLS BASKETBALL: Livonia Bulldogs Win First Ever State Title

LIVONIA – The Livonia Bulldogs won at Saturday's state finals over the Westhill Warriors for their first ever state title. The final score was 74-63 Bulldogs. The game was closely matched, but the Bulldogs established a 45-44 lead with 15 minutes left and refused to let it go. The returning champs were welcomed home with a parade that started Leisure's in Lakeville at about 11 p.m., proceeded through Livonia, and stopped at the Livonia … [Read more...]

GIRLS BASKETBALL: Livonia Heads to Semis with Inspiring Victory Over Olean

LIVONIA – The Livonia Bulldogs battled through a tough game and came out on top Saturday with an inspiring victory over the Olean Huskies. The final score was 56-52 Livonia. "The girls' hearts were 100%," said Livonia coach Karen Schuster. "We were down 7 with, I don't even know, 3 minutes to go. I called a time out, and the look in their eyes was just like 'we're going to do this.' And they did it. I am so proud of these girls." Molly … [Read more...]

School and Community Tip Off for Geneseo Central Education Fund

GENESEO – Members of Geneseo Central's faculty will meet the Geneseo community at the half-court line on Friday for a friendly game of basketball in support of the Geneseo Central Education Fund. Game time is 7 p.m. in the Geneseo Central gym. Among the players for Geneseo Central under the team name Bad Apples will be High School math teacher and varsity basketball coach Brian Paganin, Assistant Principal and Athletic Director Craig Veley, … [Read more...]

Dansville Mustangs Win Statewide Tom Emmanuel Sportsmanship Award

DANSVILLE – The Dansville High School basketball team has been awarded by the International Association of Approved Basketball Officials Board #60, which searches for exceptional sportsmanship on basketball courts across New York State. The Dansville Mustangs received the Tom Emmanuel Sportsmanship Award, which is annually awarded to the highest-rated boys basketball team. This honor is presented to the school that most conscientiously … [Read more...]

GIRLS BASKETBALL: Livonia Tops Wellsville with Rock Solid Defense

LIVONIA – The Livonia Bulldogs cruised past the Wellsville Lions Tuesday night and credited their solid defense for putting them over the edge. The final score was 52-23 Livonia. "You know we started the season slow, we went through a bit of a funk, but the girls buckled down after the first of the year," said Livonia coach Karen Schuster. " These kids have really come to play, especially on the defensive end. They really did a great job … [Read more...]