Potsdam Tops Canton in Route 11 Rivalry Game 

It was Kolby Todd, Ben Kenna, Ian Thrasher and Daniel Richardson that would coordinate the Bears offense Thursday night. Thrasher and Richardson led the bears in rushing yards both averaging five yards a carry. Todd and Kenna broke tackles to get a Golden Bear first down. However, a strong Potsdam defense would keep the Bears …

Canton Modified Football Edged by Massena at Home Thursday Evening

Daniel Richardson finds the endzone after a 60-yard sprint. Ian Thrasher would secure the extra point for the Bears.  Wyatt Delorme, Ian Thrasher and Daniel Richardson coordinated the Bears offense and would break tackles to get a Golden Bear first down.  Defensively for the bears, Richardson would make a SportsCenter top 10 one-handed interception to …

Modified Football Tops Malone at Home

The Boys In the “Trenches” carry the Canton Golden Bears Modified football team to their first win of the season! Offensive and Defensive lineman Ayden Ashlaw, Blake Woods, Nate Berkman, Noah Friot, Ryan Mitchell, Parker Hurlbut, Thomas O’Brien, and Brendan Deshane dominated the line of scrimmage on both sides of the ball Thursday evening at …

Bears Fall To Cyclones

Watertown 41, Canton 14 In Canton on John Oliver Field on Saturday, September 25, 2021 The Canton Golden Bears showed a ton of grit as the boys endured not only a lack of numbers, but also the two pronged senior attack by the Watertown Cyclones Deonte Hall and Joel Davis. Davis is a very large, …

Modified Football Ties Tupper Lake

In Thursday night’s gridiron action, the Canton Golden Bears Modified football team settled for a scoreless tie against the Tupper Lake Lumberjacks.    Wyatt Delorme for the Bears led the team in rushing yards and picked up a set first downs.  Parker Hurlbut and Ian Thrasher would break tackles to pick up a Golden Bear …

Modified Football Drops Home Opener to OFA

The Golden Bears modified football team played host to the Ogdensburg Blue Devils in a 18-6 loss on Thursday afternoon. Daniel O’Neil (#30) would connect to Daniel Richardson (#2) for a Golden Bears Touchdown! The Canton Wyatt Delorme (#34) and Ryan Faunce (#81) would break tackles to get a Golden Bear first down. Cael McCarthy …

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 …

Fall Two?

I am writing this article to dispel some of the confusion surrounding the “Fall 2” season. When the school year began and the virus was forcing decisions to be made regarding higher risk sports, the NYSPHSAA decided to create a fourth season. Several sports were placed into this category and moved to the timeframe of …

Canton Fall Sports Coaching Staff in 1967

Editor’s Note: Each week, Plaindealer Sports will add a new contribution to its History section, courtesy of Canton Historian Linda Casserly. These posts will contain photos and sometimes contextual information about a sports team from a time in Canton’s illustrious sports history. Be sure to check back with us each Tuesday for more Canton sports …

Schedule Change: Class A Football Championship Moved

The Section X Class A Football Championship between the Canton Golden Bears and the Watertown Cyclones has been postponed until Saturday at 11 a.m. The game, originally scheduled for Friday night at 7 p.m., has been moved due to high wind warnings into the evening. The game will still be played in Watertown. The team …