JV Bears Finish Sweep Gouvernuer

Canton Guard Hayden Towle drives off a pick toward the basket on Jan. 12 at home against Gouverneur. (Photo courtesy of Jay Berkman) On Jan. 12 the junior varsity Golden Bears defeated the Gouvernuer Wildcats for the third time this year by a score of 41-26. The Golden Bears played their best defensive game all …

Boys Varsity Basketball prevails against Gouverneur

Canton 42, Gouverneur 41 The Bears faced the Wildcats for the third and final time of the regular season on Jan. 12 in Canton and left the gym with the win. This was a highly anticipated matchup and it did not disappoint as the game was back and forth all night and came right down …

Boys Varsity Basketball sweeps games

Canton 39, Heuvelton 30 The Bears gutted out a defensive battle on Jan. 3 in the Houli Dome to take down the fourth ranked team in the state for class D, the Heuvelton Bulldogs. The final score of this contest was 39-30 in favor of the Golden Bears. This was a highly anticipated game, as …

Boys Varsity Basketball Wins Burkman Classic, Confidence Builds

Canton 67, Parishville-Hopkinton 34 The Bears faced off against the Panthers on Dec. 27 in the Semi-Finals of the Burkman Classic, looking to advance to the finals with a win. And they did just that, beating Parishville-Hopkinton 67-34 in dominant fashion. Junior Point Guard Ryan Jones carries the ball up the court against Gouverneur in …

JV Bears Win Burkman

On Dec. 27 and 28 the Golden Bears JV boys basketball team won two games in their home holiday tournament against the Massena Red Raiders and the Gouvernuer Wildcats. The Bears played great in both games, despite a slow start in the championship game against the Wildcats. The Canton boys JV basketball team was crowned …

Boys Varsity Basketball picks up steam with crucial wins

Canton 57, Potsdam 42 The Bears picked up their first win in five games on Monday night in Potsdam against the Sandstoners. With a final score ending up at 57 to 42, the Bears snuck out a much needed win. The Bears now advance their record to 2-5 on the season. Junior point guard Ryan …

Boys Varsity Basketball struggles at start of season

Malone 49, Canton 46 The Bears struggled on the offensive end in their contest against the Malone Huskies on Dec. 12. Their struggles ended up costing them, as they lost 49-46 and dropped their second straight game of the season. Ryan Jones led the charge for the Bears on Monday night, scoring a game-high for …

Varsity Basketball drops game in Gouverneur

Canton’s boys varsity basketball team lost a heartbreaking game on Monday night in Gouverneur, with a final score of 56-53 in favor of the Wildcats after starting point guard Ryan Jones missed a game tying three-pointer at the buzzer. Canton struggled offensively throughout the game. Missing free throws left and right as well as getting …

JV Boys Basketball Starts Season with Weekend Split

The JV boys basketball team started their season Dec. 9 and 10 with a win and a loss in Watertown. The Bears played both the Watertown Cyclones and the Central Square Redhawks. The Bears also started league play on Monday night against Gouvernuer. On Friday night the Bears suited up to play against the Watertown …

Boys Varsity Basketball splits games in season-opening tournament

Canton 65, Watertown 58 Canton faced off against a solid Watertown team on Friday night. The Bears took home the win and jumped to an undefeated start on the season. Coming from behind after being down more than 10 points in the game is a testament to how much this team wants to win. Canton …