TAYLOR MADE: 2020 SUCCESS JUST SCRATCHING THE SURFACE (2020-03-22) It was a pretty impressive season for Tioga County wrestlers. Nine of the local area's finest made the trek to Albany last month to represent Section IV at the state championships. All of them won at least one match and eight of them reached the podium.
TAYLOR MADE: JUST WAIT 'TIL NEXT YEAR (2020-03-20) At the risk of putting any undue pressure on the Newark Valley girls basketball team, NYSPHSAA can issue my 2020-21 state playoff credentials right now. I fully expect to be court-side somewhere in Section III when state play begins (if the format remains the way it has the past several years).
Last week, the New York State Public High School Athletic Association announced an indefinite postponement of the state playoffs for all remaining winter sports because of COVID-19 (coronavirus). ...more
TAYLOR MADE: MY FAVORITES FROM 2019 (2019-12-31) Tioga County high school athletes and teams provided fans with numerous memorable moments in 2019, all of which were covered by either the Tioga County Sports Report or Valley Sports Report websites.
BY LISA BEACH Special to Tioga County Sports Report CANDOR — On Sunday at the Candor High School football field, people were filling the stands. All three levels of SVEC Youth Football were preparing for the first playoff game of the season. ...more
TAYLOR MADE: SHEDDING THE RODNEY DANGERFIELD IMAGE (2019-09-25) I've covered a lot of field hockey and I'm still not sure I understand it, but there is one thing I do know (aside from the fact there are far too many whistles) — it is the Rodney Dangerfield ("I get no respect") of high school sports. ...more
TAYLOR MADE: 10 SCHOLASTIC HIGHLIGHTS FROM 2018-19 (2019-08-17) Tioga County produced several successful sports teams and athletes during the 2018-19 school year. Following are a few highlights from the past school year which made their way onto the Tioga County Sports Report or Valley Sports Report websites. Without further ado, here is my Top 10. ...more