County Seat Realty Donates to Outdoor Sport Court Project

A fundraiser is underway to renovate the outdoor rink adjacent to the Canton Pavilion. The project is expected to cost $35,000 with work to include a complete replacement of the boards and restructuring of the steel framework. Above, Debbie Gilson, owner of County Seat Realty, Canton, presents a check for $500 to Tim Abplanalp, project …

Knights of Columbus Makes Donation to Outdoor Sport Court Project

The Knights of Columbus Sarto Council 1059 in Canton recently made a $2,000 contribution to the ongoing Outdoor Sport Court renovation project. Volunteers, supported by Canton Minor Hockey, are working to raise money to revitalize the outdoor rink adjacent to the Canton Recreational Pavilion. Pictured, from left, are volunteers Tim Abplanalp, Miranda Schryver, and Scott …

Lady Bears Lacrosse Falls in Title game, Coburn earns MVP

On Thursday, the #2 Lady Bears started strong and held on with #1 Salmon River to a 7-4 halftime before falling to a 16-5 final.  In the first half, the Lady Bears were able to hold Salmon River to a 1 goal lead in the first 8 minutes- something no team has previously done this …

Bears Lacrosse Eliminate Massena in Semifinals

The No. 2 Lady Bears Varsity lacrosse team hosted No. 3 Massena in the Section X semifinals on Monday, defeating the Raiders by a score of 11-6. The Lady Bears earned a first round playoff bye due to their second place regular season finish. Massena qualified for the semi final game after eliminating No. 6 …

Modified Baseball Routs Gouverneur in the Rain

It was a wet, messy game, but the Canton Modified Baseball Team came away with a 16-3 win at Gouverneur Friday. The Bears (6-5) started the game with four runs in the first inning, including RBI hits by Paul Redfern and Zadok Roiger. They added five in the second, five more in the third and …

Lady Bears Lacrosse Wrap up Regular Season

Varsity girls lacrosse (10-2, 10-3 overall) currently sit in second place in the league and look to wrap up the regular season this week. The Bears host Heuvelton on Monday at 4:30 p.m. which will include a senior ceremony and travel down Route 11 to Potsdam for a Thursday afternoon regular season finale at 5 …

Modified Baseball Plays Well in Loss at Massena

Playing the toughest team in the league on the road after a five-game home stand, the Canton Modified Baseball Team played one of its best games of the season in a 8-2 loss to the Raiders. Strong defense and aggressive hitting helped the Bears stay in this one, trailing 2-0 after four before Massena scored …

Boys Lacrosse completes season sweep of Larries 11-7

The Golden Bears got off to a hot start in Canton, scoring three in the first two minutes to take an early lead.  Midfielder Charlie Grandaw got the ball rolling with the first goal from a feed from junior attackman Daniel Mahoney.  Mahoney then assisted on goal number two as Aiden Hoose stuck one in …

Banford’s Landyn Clifford Crowned State Wrestling Champion

Banford third grader Landyn Clifford was recently crowned a New York State Wrestling Champion after topping the podium at the New York Wrestling Association for Youth Championships at the 59lbs. weight class on May 8. Clifford, who has been wrestling for four years, said finally getting to stand at the top of the podium after …

Canton Modified Loses Heartbreaking Extra-Innings Game at Malone

The Canton Modified Baseball Team saw two late-inning leads evaporate, resulting in a heartbreaking 12-11 eight-inning loss at Malone Tuesday. The Bears (1-2) used a seven-run fifth inning to propel themselves to a 9-6 lead going into the bottom of the seventh, but the Huskies rallied to tie the game. The coaches and umpires decided …