JV Girls Continue Winning Ways

JV Score: Canton 46,  Potsdam 13     Round two of the "Route 11 Rivalry" between the Canton Golden Bears and the Potsdam Sandstoners took place at a standing room only Jerry Hourihan gymnasium on Friday night.   The JV girls came away with a 46-13 win over the young Sandstoners.  Coach Wentworth said "This was a nice …

NYSPHSAA Announces It Will Be Subject To NYSDOH Guidelines Requiring Vaccinations Or Negative Test For Large-Scale Events

LATHAM, NY- The New York State Public High School Athletic Association (NYSPHSAA) has announced it will be subject to the New York State Department of Health guidance for large-scale indoor events for two of its state tournaments—the Wrestling Individual Championships and the Boys Basketball Championships—in which all attendees ages 5 and older will be required to …

Boys Hockey Outlasts Thousand Islands/Alexandria Bay

The Canton Golden Bears Varsity Boys Hockey team picked up a league win against Thousand Islands on Friday night, 4-3. Canton started off very quickly and pinned TI in their own zone for the two opening shifts, but suffered thereafter when they quickly found themselves stuck in their own zone unable to break out. This …

CLP Boys Swimming takes 5th at Indian River Invitational

January 15th was a typical cold North Country winter morning.  Temperature outside was negative a lot with a bright sun and driving wind.  The boys team was undaunted by the frigid temperatures as they schlepped to Indian River to face the Frontier League swim teams.  (A huge thank you goes to the bus driver for …

JV Girls Basketball Tops General Brown

Canton JV 48-23  On a cold breezy Saturday afternoon the Canton girls JV Basketball team hosted the General Brown Lions in Jerry Hourihan Gymnasium in a matinee event.  The young Lions made the trip without some key players because of Covid protocols but still demonstrated toughness and determination. With their typical defensive pressure and fast break style offense …

CLP Boys Swimming Hosts Winter Invitational

The boys swim team hosted squads from Plattsburgh, Ausable Valley, and Gouverneur on Saturday January 11th for an invitational.  Due to the small number of teams in both Section X and Section VII, the boys swim in a merged sectional format for championships.  On February 13th, all the boys swim teams from Section VII and …

Carthage sinks Boys Swimming

The boys swim team, going by the nickname CLP, traveled to Carthage on a winter Tuesday evening.  Facing a Section III squad in their home pool is alway a daunting task, but the team was ready.  During break, the team practiced, focused, and prepared for the second half of the season.   The first relay showed …

Boys Hockey Rallies to Beat Northwood

The Canton Golden Bears Varsity Boys Hockey team fought for a win against Northwood, 6-5. The Bears started off flat footed and unprepared, and plays were not being completed. It was not long before the Bears found themselves in a two goal deficit. Things were not looking good when Northwood scored their third goal, and …

Bears Drop Two at Home Over Weekend

The Canton Bears Varsity Hockey team lost both games over the weekend while battling injury and illness. The Bears faced adversity on and off the ice after a number of players could not play and two defensemen suffered injuries early in the Friday night game versus Malone. The Bears lost 3-1 to Malone and 4-2 …