Playing for SLU is Family Business

For two soon-to-be St. Lawrence University Saints, representing the Scarlet and Brown is a family affair. Both Chris Downs and Daniel Mahoney will follow in their brothers’ footsteps and play for their fathers as members of SLU’s basketball and lacrosse teams, respectively. For Head Men’s Lacrosse Coach Mike Mahoney, adding his youngest son will mean …

Jones Competes at New York State Junior Amateur Championship

Canton’s Ryan Jones competed at the New York State Junior Amateur Championship at Soaring Eagles Golf Course at Mark Twain State Park in Horseheads on July 26 and 27. Jones shot 76 and 82 for the tournament, good for a tie for 44th place at 16-over par. Jones will head back to the North Country …

Sieminski Wins Back-to-Back on Junior Golf Tour

Canton’s Sam Sieminski took home back-to-back wins on the North Country Junior Golf Tour in the 16-18 division last week on the third and fourth stops of the Tour. Canton’s Sam Sieminski won back-to-back North Country Junior Golf Tour events last week. (Photo courtesy of North Country Junior Golf Tour) Sieminski fired a 75 at …

Canton Men’s League Soccer Remains Unbeaten

Canton Men’s League Summer Soccer team (Locke Design and Build, Canton Sergi’s, Josie’s Pizzeria, Stadium Sports Bar, K&S Cropping, and Potsdam Little Italy) has remained undefeated through 11 games of the season and is in sole possession of first place in the league. On Wednesday July 13, the boys in red hosted Potsdam (Duff’s) at …

Canton Minor Hockey Opens Registration for 2022-23 Season

Canton Minor Hockey has opened registration for the 2022-23 season. Click here to register. Opportunities for players age 8 and under include:Cub ClubSnowplow Sam/St. Lawrence Figure Skating (Learn to Skate) 6U8U Opportunities for players age 9 and older include:Bears 10U TravelBears 12U TravelBlades 12U Non-Tournament BoundBears 14U TravelBears 18U Travel

Jones Qualifies for New York State Men’s, Junior Amateur Championships

Ryan Jones, a rising junior at Canton Central School, continued his successful summer golf campaign on July 9, shooting a 78 at Malone Golf Club and qualifying for both the New York State Men’s Amateur Championship and the New York State Junior Amateur Championship in the process. Jones will travel to Soaring Eagles Golf Club …

Canton Trio Places in Top 15 at Junior PGA Championship Qualifier

A trio of Canton golfers placed in the top 15 at the Junior PGA Championship Qualifier held at Timber Banks Golf Club in Baldwinsville on June 29 and 30. Ryan Jones led the way for the Canton golfers, firing rounds of 79 and 72, good for a tie for fifth at seven over par. Nathaniel …

Canton Men’s League Soccer Team Remains Unbeaten

The Canton Men’s League Summer Soccer Team, sponsored by Locke Design and Build, Canton Sergi’s, Josie’s Pizzeria, Stadium Sports Bar, K&S Cropping, and Potsdam Little Italy, has stayed undefeated through their first seven games of the summer season. On Wednesday, June 22, the boys in red traveled to Madrid-Waddington Central School to take on the …

Volunteers Needed for Outdoor Sport Court Project

The next phase of the Outdoor Sport Court renovation project is underway at the Canton Recreational Pavilion, and the volunteers leading the charge are seeking volunteers to help complete the work. Beginning Thursday, July 7, organizers and work leaders will be working each Tuesday and Thursday starting at 3 p.m. to complete various tasks to …

McGovern Named NYSPHSAA, NFHS Northeast Regional Girls Swimming Coach of the Year

Varsity Swim Coach Meg McGovern with Aggie Toth at the New York State Swimming competition in Webster, NY in 2009. While her record is certainly impressive, Canton Girls Swimming Coach Meg McGovern does not measure her career in wins and losses. Although those numbers surely contributed to her being recognized at the national level this …