LATHAM — The New York State Public High School Athletic Association held its annual summer meeting of the Central Committee on Wednesday via video teleconference. The primary focus of the meeting was to vote on proposals and introduce discussion items pertaining to interscholastic athletics.

BATAVIA — Things are obviously going to look vastly different on Wednesday night at Batavia Downs as the track opens for its 74th season of live racing.

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LATHAM — On Thursday the New York State Public High School Athletic Association, as recommended by its COVID-19 Task Force, chose to postpone or delay the start of the 2020 fall sports season until September 21, while also canceling all Regional and State Tournaments for the season in the ho…

BATAVIA — Genesee Community College has made the decision to suspend its fall athletic season to protect the health and safety of the students and community in light of the challenges created by the COVID-19 pandemic. This decision will affect men’s and women’s soccer, basketball, swimming a…

BATAVIA — A historic night at Genesee Speedway featuring the return of fans, fireworks and a full moon was accompanied by a full pit area with 106 cars in competition. The return to normalcy so saw familiar winners return back to Victory Lane as well as some new names.

BATAVIA — Since a report last week by The Daily News based on independent sources stating all New York community (junior) college fall sports had been canceled has yet come to fruition, a number of New York colleges have since announced cancelation of their fall sports seasons.

BATAVIA — On Tuesday afternoon, the hammer finally came down on the Minor League Baseball season for the summer of 2020, as well the possible end to the New York-Penn League and it’s longest running — and original member — the Batavia Muckdogs.

SYRACUSE – The State University of New York Athletic Conference will split into two divisions in the sports of men’s and women’s soccer and women’s volleyball for the 2020 athletic season, while women’s tennis will move its entire conference schedule and championship to the spring of 2021.

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ALBANY — A statewide free fishing weekend will take place Saturday and Sunday according to the state Department of Environmental Conservation.

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LAS VEGAS – Only one qualified ride separated Teams Boot Barn and Cat when the dust settled inside the Let ‘Er Buck Saloon at South Point Arena in Las Vegas and it was Team Boot Barn that won the middle game of Division B action of PBR’s new team tournament, 169-83.75.

LE ROY — Le Roy High School senior Andrew Englerth certainly decided to make the most of his final year as an Oatkan Knight, at least athletically. Having concentrated nearly solely on wrestling for much of his high school career, Englerth decided he was going to become a three-sport athlete…

OAKFIELD/ELBA — In the past number of years, there have been some big shoes to fill for high school football coaches in the local region — Brian Moran at Le Roy, Mike Monacelli at Caledonia-Mumford, Steve Girolmo at Livonia, to name a few. And if a few more ever stepped down — Brennan Briggs…

GREIGSVILLE — For those who have watched Riley Stella compete in sports during his high school career — whether on the football field, basketball court or the baseball diamond — nobody had more fun competing with his teammates than the 6-foot-4 York senior.