Bears XC Stay Strong at OFA, Utica

Last week the Bears Cross Country teams had two meets, one in Ogdensburg on Sept. 20 against most of Section X and a large invitational in Utica on Sept. 24. Although these two courses were very different, the Bears did very well at both meets. In Ogdensburg the girls team placed second and the boys …

Bears XC Place Second in Three-Team Meet

On Tuesday, Sept. 13th was the Bears’ first scored meet of the season. They ran against Norwood-Norfolk and Potsdam on the Munter Trail behind Clarkson University. For the boys, the Flyers beat the Bears 21-34 (lower score wins), the Bears beat the Sandstoners 20-37, and the Flyers beat the Sandstoners 17-39. Because this was a …

Bears XC Begins Season with Scrimmage

Canton’s Cross Country teams began their season with a 5k scrimmage in Norwood-Norfolk last week against most of Section X. Their opponents included Norwood-Norfolk, Malone, Brushton-Moira, Potsdam, Massena, and Gouverneur. The Bears boys varsity team right as the starter gun went off. (Photo courtesy of Shannon Shannon) The season opener was an unscored scrimmage, but …

Booster Club Meeting Tues., September 13th

The next meeting of the Canton Golden Bears Booster Club will be on Tuesday, September 13, 2022 at 7:00 pm in the High School Cafeteria. The Booster Club is looking for volunteers to join our meetings, staff concession stands, organize events, and help with merchandise sales. Join the fun and support Golden Bear Athletics! 

There is Still Time To Sign Up For Sports!

Sports sign-ups for the 2022-2023 schoolyear are still taking place. Any student in grades 7-12 may register at this link, Sports Sign-Ups . After completing a number of health related questions, the site will ask for an electronic signature and date. It will then ask you and your athlete to familiarize yourself with the student-athlete …

Canton Varsity Cross Country Starts Season on a Good Foot!

Last week, Tuesday the Canton XC team had their first and only home meet. There were many Personal Records (PR) set and honorable mentions to start of the season. For the girl’s team, Grace McDonough (11) came in fourth overall with a 23:18 time! Also, Emily Ames (12) cut a minute off of her 5K …

Booster Club Meeting Monday, August 30, 2021 at 7pm

The Canton Golden Bears Booster Club has been supporting student-athletes since 1992.  We are looking for new members to help us continue the tradition.  For a history of the Booster Club, please read the following post: https://plaindealersports.com/2019/11/15/canton-athletics-booster-club-a-solid-foundation-and-a-strong-future/Please join us for our next meeting on Monday, August 30, 2021 at 7pm Pee Wee Fields concession stand.Bring a …

XC Battle Beside the Bridge

With the Ogdensburg-Prescott International Bridge as the backdrop, the Canton Golden Bears distance running crew set out to run their fastest times of the season…….so far! The meet today in Ogdensburg which is held at the Bridge and Port Authority is a favorite course for many who tighten the spikes. Running the short and extremely …

Section X Will Move Forward with Some Fall Sports Starting as Early as Sept. 21

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 …

Whittaker Commits to Geneseo

Arianna Whittaker, daughter of Jennifer and Erik Whittaker, recently committed to run Cross Country and Track and Field at SUNY Geneseo.  Arianna has run for Canton Central School since the 10th grade when she transferred in from the Little River School in Canton. Arianna has had an amazing career as a Canton Golden Bear. She …