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 [...]

Canton grapplers down OFA

The Canton Golden Bears wrestling team defeated Ogdensburg Free Academy 54-25 on Wednesday. The mat results are as follows:152: Gage Dean (CAHS) over Dylan Moran (OFAH) (Fall 2:03) 160: Keenan LeBoeuf-Davis (CAHS) over   (OFAH) (For.) 170: Hunter Blauvelt (CAHS) over Xavier  Stewart (OFAH) (Fall 1:50) 182: Blake Hall (OFAH) over Brandon Murcray  (CAHS) (Fall 3:49) [...]

Bears down Shamrocks in boys varsity basketball

The Golden Bears topped the Salmon River Shamrocks by a score of 63-40 Tuesday in Fort Covington. The Golden Bears got off to a fast start, building a large lead in the first quarter, and not giving it up. The Bears had very balanced scoring production led by Chris Downs, 16 points, Ashton Cloce, 14 [...]

Playing Multiple Sports in High School Paves Way for Mahomes’ Success

Dr. Karissa L. Niehoff, NFHS Executive Director On football’s grandest stage this past weekend, its latest star attraction not only delivered another virtuoso performance but demonstrated the best career path to success. In leading the Kansas City Chiefs to victory in Super Bowl LIV, quarterback Patrick Mahomes brought to an end another tremendous year of [...]

Canton Girls Modified Basketball Team Final Coaches for 1/2 Hoopsters

The Canton girls modified basketball team, head coach Stevie Nellenback and assistant coach Art Quackenbush were the final guest coaches for the 1st and 2nd Canton Hoopsters in January. The Bears helped the kids with dribbling, passing, and shooting. They played several games with them including the final dribble derby of the season. The Canton [...]

Girls Modified Basketball Splits With Gouverneur

The Canton girls modified basketball team split with Gouverneur on Friday.  The seventh graders ran by the Wildcats 27-3, while the eighth graders dropped a close 28-26 decision. Vivian Coburn scored 12 points, all in the first half, to lead the seventh-grade team.  Sara Aldous dropped in seven points.  Winnie Downs added four points, and [...]

Bears top Wildcats in Boys Varsity Basketball

The Canton Boys Varsity Basketball Team downed the Gouverneur Wildcats by a score of 64-47 Friday night. Canton started off hot in the first quarter building a 14-point lead. Despite being down early, Gouverneur battled back in the second quarter to cut the Golden Bear lead to 10 points at the half. Canton struggled from [...]

Canton JV girls drop hard-fought contest to Gouverneur

On Thursday night, the Canton girls JV basketball team faced off with the undefeated Gouverneur Wildcats in a packed Jerry Hourihan Gymnasium.  The Bears were trying to avenge a 25-point loss to the Cats in December.   The Bears showed off their improved game keeping the game tight throughout the entire game but ended up losing [...]

Girls Varsity Basketball Beats Gouverneur at Home

In an electric atmosphere, the Canton girls varsity team beat Gouverneur and clinched the Central Division title for Section X with a 53-42 victory. The Golden Bears came out playing fast and continued this speed throughout the contest. The Wildcats played a scrappy game and made baskets in critical moments, however the Bears knew how [...]