Canton Wrestlers Squeak Past Massena

The Bears wrestling team travelled to Massena on Jan. 11 for a matchup with a lot of importance in the divisional standings. Throughout the match there were several forfeits. Seven matches were decided by forfeit and just five had two contenders. Of the seven forfeits, Canton won three and Massena took four. The first match …

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 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 …

Girls Varsity Hockey splits games

Clinton 2, Canton 1 The Girls Varsity hockey team dropped their first game of the year in a contest against Clinton on Dec. 5 with a final score of 2-1, not in favor of the Bears. Losing a tough game to a solid Clinton team dropped the Bears record to 1-1 on the season. Unlike …

Varsity Volleyball Claims Class and Sectional Championship, States to Come

Canton 3, Potsdam The Varsity Volleyball team advanced to the Class C championship with a win in the Semi-Finals against the Potsdam Sandstoners. The Bears won three sets to zero in dominant fashion, beating Potsdam by six points or more in all three sets. Canton came into this game with their eyes on advancing and …

Bears XC Send Five Runners to States from Sectionals

On Saturday, November 5 the Bears cross country teams had their last regular meet of the season competing in sectionals on the Cedarview Golf Course in Massena. This course is very flat and bouncy, leading to fast times although the strong wind and surprising 70-degree November weather slowed runners down. The boys’ team placed third …

Five Bears XC Runners Win All-Northern Honors at Interdivisionals

The Bears XC teams returned to Ogdensburg for Section X Interdivisionals, where the top seven runners received First Team All-Northern honors, and the next seven comprised Second Team All-Northern. Freshman Bennett Schmitt made First Team All-Northern and sophomores Johanna Tupper, Lucas Watts, Daniel Armendariz-Huang, and Kaden Worthley made Second Team All-Northern. The entire section competed, …

Early Lead Fizzles for Bears Football

On Oct. 21 the varsity football team lost to the Massena Red Raiders by a score of 36-12. The Bears had a total of 13 penalties which gave the Red Raiders 82 free yards. In the first quarter of the game the Bears’ line played well offensively, creating holes for senior James Bailey to score …

Modified Volleyball Splits Two Matches

The Canton modified volleyball teams split in two matches this past week. On October 11, the Gold Team fell to a hard-serving Massena squad 8-25, 9-25, and 13-25. On Thursday October 13, the Brown Team swept Gouverneur 25-20, 25-13, 25-17. Amal Moumen collected three digs for the Gold Team against Massena. Zoey Zebedee nailed a …

Varsity Soccer Wins Two More, But Falls to Massena Again

Canton 6, Malone 1 The Bears hosted the Huskies on Oct. 11 for Canton’s senior night. While the game was filled with excitement, ultimately the focus was turned to the senior ceremony. The game consisted of what has become a constant for the Bears, juniors Ethan Francey and Ryan Jones controlling the offense while senior …