Boswell Field will host the 100th lacrosse meeting between Hobart and Syracuse on Saturday, April 19. The game will be televised by Time Warner Cable Sports Channel and is scheduled to face off at 3:07 p.m.
?The Hobart varsity eight was selected as the Liberty League Men's Rowing Boat of the Week today by the conference office. The Statesmen were very impressive in their first official weekend of spring racing, capturing the gold medal at the Knecht Cup.
The Northeast Conference selected Hobart senior attackman Cam Stone as its Men's Lacrosse Player of the Week. The Syracuse native became the Statesmen's Division I career leader in assists while guiding Hobart to a 15-6 NEC win at Wagner on Friday.
The Hobart and William Smith Colleges sailing team competed in the Truxtun Umsted and the Thompson Trophy over the weekend. In Annapolis, Md., HWS claimed seventh at the Truxtun Umsted and the Colleges placed 18th at the Thompson Trophy in New London, Conn.
The Auburn Doubledays of the New York-Penn League have announced the hiring of Kenny Lindberg as the club's Operations Manager. Lindberg was officially introduced during the team's 'Meet the Staff' event at Buffalo Wild Wings on February 25 and will begin his duties with the team on March 3.
The Auburn Doubledays of the New York-Penn League have announced that the team will host a "Meet the Staff" event on Tuesday, February 25, at Buffalo Wild Wings in Auburn. The event is open to the public and fans will have the opportunity to ask questions and offer suggestions to the team's new General Manager, Mike Voutsinas, as well as members of the Auburn Community Baseball Board of Directors.
The Auburn Doubledays of the New York-Penn League have announced the hiring of Michael Voutsinas as the club's General Manager. Voutsinas will begin his duties at the Doubledays' Falcon Park offices immediately.
With his pitching staff clicking and the Rays' offense sputtering, Yankees manager Joe Girardi hopes that this may be a good time to reverse some of the team's fortunes at the Trop as Hiroki Kuroda takes on Erik Bedard on Friday night.
The Yankees turned yet another triple play behind CC Sabathia, their third since 2010, Alfonso Soriano and Brian McCann went back to back, and Yangervis Solarte hit his first Major League homer in a 10-2 victory over the Rays on Thursday.
Scott Sizemore had been told to "be ready for anything," and so that was the mantra he followed while preparing to play his first career game at first base on Thursday. He certainly wasn't counting on completing a triple play in his second inning of action.
On June 21, 1990, Nelson Mandela made a visit to the old Yankee Stadium. Just freed after nearly three decades in prison, the future president of South Africa delivered his speech donned in a Yankees jacket and cap. On the occasion of the 67th anniversary of the day Jackie Robinson forever shattered Major League Baseball's color barrier, the Yankees chose to honor Mandela.
The Cubs had mixed results with replay challenges in Wednesday's 3-0 loss in the opener of a doubleheader at Yankee Stadium. They were successful in overturning a call in the second inning, but were denied on another close play at first in the seventh.
Brian Roberts said that he is feeling better after being diagnosed with what he called a lower back strain, but manager Joe Girardi would like to give the Yankees infielder all of Wednesday's day-night doubleheader off.
The Yankees are not hiding their high hopes for catcher John Ryan Murphy, who was called up from Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre on Tuesday and will serve as the backup catcher to Brian McCann for the immediate future.
After having more time than anticipated to rest his tight right quadriceps, Yankees captain Derek Jeter is returned to the lineup for the second game of Wednesday's day-night doubleheader against the Cubs.
Scott Sizemore held the lineup card in his hands for a few extra beats at his Yankee Stadium locker on Wednesday, scanning the Yankees' lineup and finding his name in the No. 9 spot, playing third base.
Masahiro Tanaka limited the Cubs to a pair of bunt singles over eight scoreless innings and recorded 10 strikeouts in leading the Yankees to a 3-0 victory on Wednesday afternoon in the first game of a day-night doubleheader.
Now that he's about to take the mound for his next start, let's stop discussing the "pine" in Pineda and talk about Michael Pineda himself. Because if his early April output is any indication, he just might be -- all pine tar drama aside -- one of the best stories in baseball this season. And the Yankees, frankly, might need him to be.
The Yankees have summoned catcher John Ryan Murphy and infielder Scott Sizemore from Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre, and both players will be with the club for Wednesday's day-night, separate-admission doubleheader against the Cubs.
With all the questions that the Yankees packed onto their charter flight leaving Spring Training -- and there were plenty -- the club headed into their first off-day of the regular season confident about the state of its starting rotation.
Francisco Cervelli's career with the Yankees has taken another unfortunate twist. The catcher sustained a Grade 2 strain of his right hamstring during New York's 3-2 victory over the Red Sox on Sunday and is headed to the 15-day disabled list.
When Francisco Cervelli strained his right hamstring running out a ground ball in the fourth inning Sunday night at Yankee Stadium, manager Joe Girardi looked down his very shortened bench and didn't have many options at first base: That's when Carlos Beltran again came through in the clutch.
Francisco Cervelli's career with the Yankees is about to take another unfortunate twist. The catcher appeared to injure his right hamstring during New York's 3-2 victory over the Red Sox on Sunday and is likely headed to the 15-day disabled list.
The Yankees unveiled a plaque to honor Nelson Mandela today, an event that was to coincide with the annual celebration of Jackie Robinson Day by Major League Baseball but was postponed a day due to rain.
Yankees first baseman Mark Teixeira, who hopes to be activated from the disabled list when he is eligible in one week, took batting practice on the field Sunday prior to the team's game against the Red Sox.
Carlos Beltran homered as part of a three-hit performance, and Ivan Nova pitched solidly into the eighth inning as the Yankees defeated the Red Sox, 3-2, in an eventful contest on Sunday night at Yankee Stadium.
What began as gentle prodding from staff members in Mets general manager Sandy Alderson's regime -- swing at strikes, not at balls -- has evolved into a system in which hitters are graded, judged, evaluated, acquired, traded, released and paid based upon their adherence to the Bases Per Out system.
Dillon Gee's seven shutout innings Wednesday put a cherry on their winning road trip, leading to a 5-2 victory over the D-backs and a 6-3 romp through Atlanta, Anaheim and Phoenix. Leaving home a struggling club, the Mets will return to Citi Field this weekend sitting one game above .500.
Mets starter Jenrry Mejia left Tuesday's 9-0 win against the D-backs after five innings with what manager Terry Collins termed "a hell of a blister" on his right middle finger, but he expects to make his next start.
Curtis Granderson proudly showed off the pair of cleats he had custom made for Tuesday's Jackie Robinson Day celebration at Chase Field -- black with white trim and the words "Thank You Jackie" printed on the back.
The Mets placed Juan Lagares on the disabled list Tuesday, a day after he strained his right hamstring running out a ground ball. To take Lagares' spot, the Mets recalled outfielder Kirk Nieuwenhuis from Triple-A Las Vegas.
Syracuse had coach Scott Shafer has a generous offer for 'Cuse Nation to celebrate his second season with the Orange. His 'Next Fan Up' campaign means that for every ticket purchased for the 2014 season against Villanova on Friday, August 29, Coach Shafer will buy an additional ticket for that fan. The offer includes season tickets already purchased. This special offer is available through Saturday, May 31, 2014.
CHAPEL HILL, N.C.—Day one of the ACC Outdoor Track and Field Championships has finished and the Orange already earned its first-ever ACC Individual Champion with Martin Hehir winning the 10,000-meter run in school record time on Thursday evening at North Carolina's Belk Track.
The honors continue to come in for sophomore Kayla Treanor for her performance in Syracuse's victory against North Carolina. Treanor has been named the national player of the week by the Baltimore Sun and by Womenslax.com.
Today Syracuse Football unveiled their new Nike Pro Combat football uniform design for the 2014 season. Syracuse's football history is highlighted by a string of legends including Jim Brown, Floyd Little, and Ernie Davis, all sharing the number 44. Their collective legacy has forged the familiar Syracuse "Legend of 44" story, transcending football to become part of the fabric of the University. The number 44 has been woven into campus landscapes, its zip code, and even the school's phone extensions.
The No. 17 Syracuse men's crew heads to Ithaca on Saturday to take on No. 8 Cornell and No. 9 Navy in the annual Goes Trophy regatta. Head coach Dave Reischman's Orange varsity eight will contend for the Goes Trophy, awarded annually to the winner of the V8 race between the three schools, while the programs also compete for the Stagg Trophy, awarded to the overall points winner.
The No. 18 Syracuse women's rowing team heads to South Carolina this weekend for one of the premier events on its schedule, the Clemson Invitational. The Orange will be one of 21 schools at the two-day event to be held Saturday and Sunday on Lake Hartwell.
The Syracuse Orange will host the LSU Tigers on Sept. 26, 2015 at the Carrier Dome, the first game of a two-game series between the two schools. The second game in the series will be played on Sept. 9, 2017 at LSU's Tiger Stadium.
Breanna Johnson will likely be remembered as the best girls basketball player to ever suit up for Pembroke Central. The four-year varsity player is the school's all-time leading scorer. She also plays for the volleyball and softball team.