BOYS LACROSSE: Victor boys take home state championship – Irondequoit Post

Irondequoit Post BOYS LACROSSE: Victor boys take home state championshipIrondequoit PostVESTAL — The Victor boys lacrosse team capped off a perfect season with a Class B state title, as the Blue Devils defeated Manhasset 17-8 at Vestal High School on Saturday. “It’s starting to sink in — it feels fantastic to go undefeated,” Victor …and […]

Rochester native named to 2015 collegiate lacrosse All-American team – Irondequoit Post

Rochester native named to 2015 collegiate lacrosse All-American teamIrondequoit PostJustin Buonomo, Rochester native and student at Stevenson University, was one of three men’s lacrosse players to be named to the 2015 United States Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association’s Scholar All-American Team. Buonomo’s lacrosse career ranked him … Read more…

SOCCER: United States prepares to face former coach – Irondequoit Post

Irondequoit Post SOCCER: United States prepares to face former coachIrondequoit PostWINNIPEG, Manitoba — On the eve of the match against her former team, Sweden coach Pia Sundhage addressed Hope Solo, Abby Wambach and the challenge of beating the talent-laden United States in the World Cup. About the only thing she didn’t do …and more » Read more…

Pucko's Perspective: Issues are plaguing baseball – Irondequoit Post

Pucko’s Perspective: Issues are plaguing baseballIrondequoit PostThese are not great times for the game of baseball, which finds itself under siege. It’s too bad too, because this time on the sports calendar gives baseball a relatively clear path. Basketball and hockey have crowned their champions and the NFL has …and more » Read more…

More than five dozen players invited to Richmond – Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Rochester Democrat and Chronicle More than five dozen players invited to RichmondRochester Democrat and ChronicleIt is the summer, and that means the season of recruiting for high school lacrosse. A total of 65 players in middle and high school were invited to eligible to play in the Brine National Lacrosse Classic, June 29-July 1 in […]

Why Irondequoit's John Lombardi is moving to Conn. – Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Rochester Democrat and Chronicle Why Irondequoit’s John Lombardi is moving to Conn.Rochester Democrat and ChronicleWhile the 5-foot-8 inch attackman had a standout season last fall as a running back with the Irondequoit varsity football team, his dream is to play high-level college lacrosse. Coaches at the University of Michigan believe Lombardi can play at the […]

Pucko's Perspective: Love for Tropicana Field is tough to find – Irondequoit Post

Irondequoit Post Pucko’s Perspective: Love for Tropicana Field is tough to findIrondequoit PostTropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida, is where the Tampa Bay Rays play. It is on all the lists of the worst baseball stadiums in America, usually at the bottom. If this is true, then it is iconic in its own twisted way. […]

5 can't-miss running events in July – Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Rochester Democrat and Chronicle 5 can’t-miss running events in JulyRochester Democrat and ChronicleCelebrate Independence Day, run through the Seneca Park Zoo or run through a nature preserve in Wayne County. As the temperature rises in July, the number of racing possibilities in the Rochester region dips. But there’s still a number of summertime … Read […]

US women's soccer victory is another triumph for Title IX – Irondequoit Post

US women’s soccer victory is another triumph for Title IXIrondequoit PostIf we’re being honest, most women’s soccer games involving the U.S. should resemble Kentucky basketball against a junior college side. But they don’t, and that has a whole lot to do with how we build our team. We are not the most tactical side. We […]

Fishing for room in high school sports – Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Rochester Democrat and Chronicle Fishing for room in high school sportsRochester Democrat and ChronicleWhen Irondequoit athletic director Anthony Lipani walked the halls at school last fall to recruit members for a new sports club, Kaitlyn Garbanzo was one of the students hooked. Garbanzo likes to fish. Combine that with a chance to represent the school […]