Canton Girls Varsity Team to Play for Sectional Title

With a win against Potsdam at home, the Canton girls varsity basketball team advances to the Section X championship game next week. The final score of 71-34, Canton came into the game ready to work hard and show off their improvements in the areas of defense and shooting. This team’s passion showed through on the […]

Girls Varsity Basketball Finishes League Play Undefeated

On Wednesday night, the Canton girls varsity basketball team beat Potsdam on the Road. The 63-42 win put the team at 14-0 in league play and ended their regular season. Senior Katie Chisholm also scored her 1,000th point during this contest, an incredible accomplishment. The game was close throughout the first half and Canton struggled […]

Girls JV Basketball Wins Season Finale at Potsdam

Wednesday night the Canton Girls JV Basketball team traveled to Potsdam to face their Route 11 Rival for their final game of the season. The young Bears have been playing their best basketball of the season lately and it showed by outscoring the Sandtoners 23-8 in the first quarter en route to a 51-38 final.  The win […]

Canton Girls Modified Basketball Wraps Up Season With Sweep of OFA

The Canton girls modified basketball team wrapped up their outstanding season under first-year head coach Stevie Nellenback with a pair of wins over OFA in Canton on Monday.  The seventh graders won 25-20 and the eighth graders shot past the Blue Devils 32-17. In the seventh-grade game, Winnie Downs pumped in seven points to lead […]

Canton JV girls basketball cruise past OFA

The Canton girls JV basketball team played their last home game on Monday night at a packed “Hawaiian Themed” Jerry Hourihan Gymnasium.  The young Bears continued their strong late season play and held OFA to just 16 points in the game, finishing with a 51-16 victory.  The win pushes Canton’s record to 14-5 on the season […]

Girls Varsity Basketball Puts on a Thriller

On senior night, the Canton girls varsity basketball team beat Ogdensburg 45-42. The game was back and forth while Canton came out to an early deficit and struggled to score. The first half was a tale of the Bears inability to score and lackadaisical defense. At the half, Canton clung to a 17-15 lead. The […]

Canton Girls Modified Basketball Sweeps Potsdam

The Canton girls modified basketball team swept Potsdam Wednesday night in Potsdam.  The eighth graders won 27-17 and the seventh graders were also victorious, but the final score was not available. Katie Metcalf pumped in a team-high eight points to pace the Bears.  Josie Gabriel had six points.  Laurel Whittier contributed five points. Stella Shipman […]

Canton Girls Modified Basketball Splits with Salmon River

The Canton girls modified basketball team split with Salmon River Central School on February 3 in Canton.  The eighth-grade team won 19-9 and the seventh graders dropped a 23-20 decision to the Shamrocks. Josie Gabriel led the eighth-grade team with nine points.  Stella Shipman added four points.  Katie Metcalf had three points, and Laurel Whittier, […]

Canton JV girls roll vs. South Jeff

The Canton girls JV basketball team hit the road again and traveled to Adams on Wednesday night to face the north country powerhouse South Jeff Spartens in a non league matchup.  The young Bears were trying to get back into the win column after a tough loss to Gouverneur last Thursday.  The Bear Cubs got off […]