Canton Trumps Salmon River in Season Opener

After more 675 days, the Canton Boys Varsity Lacrosse team finally returned to action Monday with a victory over league rival Salmon River. Salmon River struck first, opening the scoring with a 2-0 run in the first quarter. Senior attackman Aiden Hoose then got Canton on the board with two goals of his own, the …

Bears Best Stoners in Season Opener

After 374 days the Canton boys varsity hockey team finally returned to action with a triumphant win in game one of the Route 11 Rivalry. Junior Forward Rhett Palmer enters the offensive zone in the first period Thursday night against Potsdam. Palmer had two goals and four assists in Canton’s 11-2 rout of the Sandstoners. …

Bears Tie Raiders 1-1

The Canton Boys Varsity Hockey Team came out of its league rivalry match-up against the Massena Red Raiders with a 1-1 tie on Friday. The Canton Pavilion was packed to the brim Friday night, with both schools’ student sections filling nearly half of the arena. In front of the packed crowd, Massena struck first banging …

Bears Lose Both Games on Road Trip

The Canton Boys Varsity Hockey team ran into two tough opponents on their Cortland/Ithaca trip, and came up winless. On Friday night the Bears faced a talented, hardworking Cortland team, and it seemed the Bears had not yet shaken out their bus legs when the game started. Cortland jumped out to a quick 2-0 lead, …

Bears Beat Sandstoners in League Match Up

The Canton varsity hockey team came away with a big 3-2 win against Potsdam on Friday. The Bears fell behind early, with Potsdam netting the first goal of the game, but the Bears did not stay down for long. Soon after sophomore forward Rhett Palmer scored to tie the game 1-1. Palmer would score again …

Bears Drop Two Games in Vermont

The annual trip to St. Albans, Vt. brought two games against top level competition this year for the Canton Bears boys varsity hockey team. On Friday night, the Bears faced off against a strong Bellows Free Academy team, and BFA came to play. The Bears effort was there, and they kept it tight early but …

Canton Hockey Falters at Potsdam Tournament

The Canton Bears varsity hockey team lost to both Hilton and Adirondack to open their season last weekend at the Potsdam Tournament. The Bears started off their season facing Hilton, a strong team from the Rochester area. The Bears started sluggish, falling behind 2-0 early in the first period. The momentum started to shift late …

Bears Looking To Build on Last Season’s Success

Last year’s 2018-19 season was one to remember for the Bears. Not only did the boys varsity hockey team capture its first Section X championship in 11 years, they also went on to participate in the NYSPHSAA Division I Hockey Final 4. But it wasn’t just the winning that felt different. The whole culture surrounding …