On Saturday we got the first look at the 2020 Golden Bears Boys JV Soccer team. The boys were excited to hit the road to Malone after a six month layoff from any organized sports. The first 15 minutes of the game was very sloppy by both teams. “I was expecting this because of the long layoff,” […]
WPDM will be broadcasting several Canton varsity soccer games this season for its local radio audience. All games are on 100.1 FM, 1470 AM, and starcountry.fm. Saturday, Oct. 17Boys Soccer Home vs. Malone, Noon Saturday, Oct. 24Boys Soccer Away vs. Potsdam, 1 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 28Girls Soccer Home vs. Massena, 4 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 5Boys […]
“There are only a handful of people who we come across in our lives who possess just the right amount of positive attributes and qualities which set them apart from the rest of us. Aggie was one of those individuals,” Canton Athletic Director Bill Porter said Tuesday morning, reflecting on the life of one of Canton Central’s […]
The 24 school districts in Section X made a collective decision to move forward with an abbreviated fall sports season starting as early as September 21, according to an email from Section X Director of Interscholastic Athletics Carl Normandin. In accordance with NYSDOH guidance (Interim COVID-19 Guidance for Sports and Recreation), the ability to participate […]
The Officers of the New York State Public High School Athletic Association (NYSPHSAA),voted to delay the official start date of the Fall 2020 sports season, cancel the Fall 2020 Regional andState Championships and prepare to implement a condensed season schedule in January 2021 if highschool sports remain prohibited throughout 2020 due to COVID-19. This decision […]
The Canton Athletic Hall of Fame Ceremony normally held in the fall has been cancelled for 2020. Plaindealer Sports will post more information if/when it becomes available.
While COVID-19 has put a bit of a damper on the spring lacrosse season, the Canton Varsity Girls Lacrosse team is keeping a positive attitude. The team, who made it though only one week of practice before the pandemic, has been constantly communicating with zoom meetings and other virtual platforms. That first week of practice […]
Growing up and playing sports in high school is a common dream for most children. Hitting a walk off home-run, striking out the last batter or making a game winning catch to save the game are all scenarios that go through your mind when playing in your backyard as a child. Not every athlete has […]
In accordance with Governor Cuomo’s announcement today that New York schools will be closed to in-person learning for the remainder of the school year, the New York State Public High School Athletic Association’s 11 member Sections have cancelled all remaining spring sports.
The New York State Public High School Athletic Association (NYSPHSAA) announces the cancellation of the 2020 spring state championship events.