Bears Shine on Senior Night

Monday, February 7, 2022 in Canton. Canton 72, Salmon River 21 The Canton Girls Varsity Basketball team inched a little closer to a share of the Central Division lead last evening with a convincing 72 to 21 win over the visiting Salmon River Shamrocks. With the win the Bears move to a record of 8-3 …

Girls Basketball Tops Massena

JV Score: Canton: 39  Massena: 23 The Canton JV girls Basketball game played host to the Massena Red Raiders on Friday night in Jerry Hourihan Gymnasium.  Earlier in the year, the Raiders beat the Bears by one point in Massena in a tight game.  On Friday it was a very different story as the young Bears showed …

JV Girls Basketball Tops General Brown

Canton JV 48-23  On a cold breezy Saturday afternoon the Canton girls JV Basketball team hosted the General Brown Lions in Jerry Hourihan Gymnasium in a matinee event.  The young Lions made the trip without some key players because of Covid protocols but still demonstrated toughness and determination. With their typical defensive pressure and fast break style offense …

Girls JV Basketball Downs Saranac Central

Canton 31  Saranac  25  The Canton Girls JV Basketball team traveled to Saranac Lake to play Saranac Central at North Country Community college on Thursday afternoon.  The young Bears took a while to shake off the bus legs going into the game and were down 7-5 going into the half. The second half was a different …

JV Girls Basketball Wins Petty Memorial

Front (L-R) Salma Moumen, Olivia Francey, Sara Aldous, Olivia White, Laurel Whittier  (Back) Tessa Alguire, Winnie Downs, Jenna Larrabee, Haley Burnett, Vivian Coburn Game 1Canton 42  SLC 27On Wednesday night the Girls JV Basketball Team opened up the Don Petty Memorial Christmas Tournament by outscoring the St. Lawrence Central Larries by the score of 42-27. Leading …

JV Girls Win At Home

Canton 50  Malone 23 , In Canton Thursday The Canton JV Girls (3-1) faced off with the Malone Huskies on Thursday night at Jerry Hourihan Gymnasium.  The Bear outscored the Huskies by the score of 50-23 and were led in scoring by Freshman Winnie Downs who netted 15 points.  Also filling up the scoring column for …

JV Girls Hoops Defeat Stoners

Canton 45  Potsdam 25, In Potsdam Monday, December 6 The Canton JV girls Basketball traveled to Potsdam for their first game of the 2021/22 season.  The route 11 rivalry was very close through the first half until the young Bears started to pull away. “The game was very fast paced and a little on the …

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 …

Canton Modified Girls Basketball Tops St. Lawrence Central

The Canton “Mod squad” girls basketball team defeated the St. Lawrence Central Larries on Thursday April 1. This was Canton’s first home game and the second game for the Canton Lady Bears. After a tough loss on Wednesday night in Potsdam they came back eager for their first win of the season. The Bears worked …

The Lady Bears Take down the Lady Stoners

The Bears arrived at the Potsdam gym with hopes to stay undefeated and that they did. The Lady Bears started the first half very sloppy and made a lot of mistakes but were still able to tally in 28 points while the stoners tallied in 11 points. Going into the second half the Bears knew …