Girls JV Soccer Welcomes In The Snow With The Win!

On a cold Tuesday afternoon the Canton Girls JV Soccer Squad hosted the Madrid-Waddington Yellowjackets. The game began with what looked to be a continuation of pre-game practice as it took each team several minutes to get warmed up before the soccer action began to take place. The Bears found themselves on the Jackets doorstep …

Bears XC Show Strides at FA

The Canton Cross Country teams each showed improvements when compared to last weeks times. The girls continue to make strides as Grace McDonough lead all runners on the hilly course in a time of 22:43. Taking third for the young Bears squad was Julia Bessette in a time of 23:18, Lydia Kennedy in 4th place …

Girls Soccer Has Bright Future!

The Canton modified girls started off their season with two strong wins over Madrid-Waddington and Potsdam on Oct. 15 and 19 respectively.  Both games ended 5-0 and showed the talent, athleticism, teamwork, unity, and sportsmanship in this young team.  Gracen Parker had two goals and an assist against M-W as she dominated in front of the net.  …

We Have One Chance to Get This Right!

On Thursday evening, September 24, 2020 the Canton Central School Board of Education approved the modified and junior varsity soccer and cross country teams for inter-scholastic participation in Section X. The special board meeting carefully and thoughtfully examined all aspects of the topic and agreed to move forward and join twenty-two other schools in St. …

Canton Central School Board Carefully Considers Fall Sports

Addressing the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic in a manner that is focused on the health and safety of all remains a priority of the Canton Central School District.  The participation in Section X interscholastic athletics by our students was discussed in depth by the Board of Education during a presentation on the safety measures that are …

High School Athletics, Performing Arts – Don’t Call Them Extracurricular Activities

Dr. Karissa L. Niehoff, NFHS Executive Director      @KarissaNFHS The popularity of sports and performing arts in our nation’s schools has been a constant as long as we can remember, but the COVID-19 pandemic has made even more people aware of the importance of these programs to our nation’s youth. In those states that have started …

The Canton Fall Athletic Landscape

It’s been a long haul but I am pleased to announce that fall sports are here!! Having taken just about a half of a year off from competitive athletics has been exceptionally difficult for athletes, coaches, officials, parents and families and fans alike. The decision to move forward was announced last evening by Section X …

NYSPHSAA Football, Volleyball, Competitive Cheer (Fall) Seasons moved to March 1, 2021;

Traditional Spring Sports Start Date Revised to April 19, 2021 Latham, NY – The New York State Public High School Athletic Association (NYSPHSAA) announced today that football, volleyball and competitive cheer fall seasons will be postponed until March 1, 2021 to address membership concerns associated with high-risk fall sports.  The decision was rendered by the elected …