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May 9, 2013


Staff report
Cooperstown Crier

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at New York Mills


Emily Calkins won the 100, the 200 and the long jump to help Cooperstown’s girls to Center State Conference victories over Canastota and New York Mills. Calkins won the 100 in 13.5, the 200 in 28.4 and long jumped 14-11 ½.

Kristin Ratliff and Kesley Lent swept the hurdles for Cooperstown. Ratliff won the 100 hurdles in 17.2. Lent won the 400 hurdles in 1:13.6.

at CV-S


Dustin Collins’ three-win day included a 41-foot, 1 ½-inch triple jump as Cherry Valley-Springfield won a Tri-Valley League track meet.

The Patriots finished with 91 points. Gilbertsville-Mount Upton/Morris finished with second with 36.5.

Collins also cleared 5-8 in the high jump and won the 400-meter hurdles in 1 minute, 8.1 seconds.

On the girls’ side, CV-S and G-MU/M tied with 62 points. Olivia Preston and Roberta Zaccagnino had two wins apiece for the Patriots. Preston won the 1,500 and 3,000, and Zaccagnino swept the hurdles events.

at Milford


Hannah Saggese won two events and anchored two winning relay teams, and Josh Bush won two events as Milford swept a Tri-Valley League meet.

Saggese won the 400- and 800-meter races with times of 1:08.33 and 2:45.68, respectively. Keira Higgins also won two events for the Wildcats, the 1,500 and 3,000.

Bush’s wins came in the shot put (34-0) and discus (97-6).

at Cooperstown


Liz Millea, Kristin Ratliff and Lucy Ford won two events apiece to lead host Cooperstown to victories over Sherburne-Earlville (83-56) and Oriskany (103-25).

Millea swept the sprints with a 13.9 in the 100 and a 29.3 in the 200. Ratliff swept the hurdles, winning the 100 in 17.4 and the 400 in 1:11.8. Ford’s double came in the high jump (5-2) and the shot put (30-9).

Cooperstown also received victories from Hayley White (400, 1:08.0), Samantha Fanion (3,000, 11:50.2), and Suzy Zhang (triple jump, 28-5).

On the boys’ side, Jacob Miller and Max Bonderoff won two events apiece Wednesday to lead Cooperstown to victories over Sherburne-Earlville (117-15) and Oriskany (111-22).

Miller placed first in the 200 (23.7) and the 400 (57.3) and Bonderoff won in the 110 hurdles (20.7) and the 400 hurdles (1:08.9). Cooperstown also won eight other individual events and swept the relays.


Cooperstown 4, Sauquoit Valley 1


Jimmy Anania, Jason Cadwalader and Will Cadwalader won singles matches in straight sets to lead host Cooperstown to a Center State Conference victory.

Cooperstown is 11-1.

Cooperstown 4, Sauquoit Valley 1

at Cooperstown

Singles: Jimmy Anania (C) def. Oleg Vernich, 6-3, 6-0; Jason Cadwalader (C) def. Eric DeRosia, 6-0, 6-0; Will Cadwalader (C) def. Keith Marble, 6-0, 6-1.

Doubles: Ruslan Brutsky and Eric Rogowski (S) def. Tanner Clinton and Renee Friedman, 6-2, 6-1; Max Clinton and Andrew Von Tsurikov (C) def. Connor Brown and Mark Vernich, 6-3, 6-0.

Cooperstown 4, Sidney 1


Jason and Will Cadwalader won at second and third singles to lead Cooperstown to a 4-1 non-league victory at home against Sidney.

Cooperstown 4, Sidney 1

at Cooperstown

Singles: Nick Meno (S) def. Jimmy Anania, 6-4, 7-6; Jason Cadwalader (C) def. Kwok Hing Chen, 6-1, 6-2; Will Cadwalader (C) def. Daylon Barr, 6-3, 6-0.

Doubles: Max Clinton and Lyman Townsend (C) def. Andy Burpoe and Jerrid Cubby, 6-0, 6-3; Tanner Clinton and Renee Friedman (C) def. Riley MacPherson and Conner Gregory, 6-3, 6-1.


at Leatherstocking GC


Matt Frevele and Teddy Trosset each shot a 46 to pace Cooperstown on the par-35 front nine of the Leatherstocking Golf Course for a non-league win, 199-202.

at Leatherstocking GC

Front nine, par-35

Team scores: Cooperstown 199, Morris 202.

Morris: Levi Decker 44, Cam Law 51, John Nitto, 53, Tom Hite 54.

Cooperstown: Matt Frevele 46, Teddy Trosset 46, Lucas Lyons 53, Liam Dolan 54.


Richfield Springs 15, CV-S 1


Madisyn Butler went 3-for-3 with three RBIs to lead Richfield Springs to a home victory in the Tri-Valley league.

Rebecca Smith hit a two-run triple, singled and scored four runs for the Indians (6-4, 6-2), who got eight strikeouts and one walk in five innings of one-hit ball by winning pitcher Kaity Richvalsky.

Sarah Mancuso broke up the Indians’ shutout bid with an RBI double in the seventh for the Patriots.

RS 15, CV-S 1

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Kylie Graham (L) and Jessica Carson. Kaity Richvalsky (W), Madisyn Butler (6) and Emma Miner. 2B: Sarah Mancuso (C), Madisyn Butler (R), Heather Federow (R). 3B: Rebecca Smith (R).

Cooperstown 12, MM 1


Nicole Cring struck out 15 and walked one in a one-hitter that led Cooperstown to a road victory in the Center State Conference.

Cring took a perfect game into the fifth before walking a batter, then had her no-hit erased when Sarah Mondore led off the last of the seventh with an infield single. Mondore moved to second on Cooperstown’s only error and scored on two wild pitches.

Cring went 2-for-2 with a home run, three runs and two RBIs for Cooperstown. Catherine Borgstromhad two hits. Maggie Hall also homered.

Cooperstown 12, MM 1

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Nicole Cring (W,9-0) and Erin Hascup. Kaleigh Bryce (L) and Emily Barrett. 2B: Ellen Vibbard (C), Erin Hascup (C). HR: Maggie Hall (C), Nicole Cring (C).

Milford 16, CV-S 4


Natasha Skillen had three hits and three RBIs, and Addy Lawson had three hits and one RBI to lead Milford to a home win in the Tri-Valley League.

Amanda Fish and Kaley Chase contributed two hits apiece for Milford.

Kylie Graham had three hits for CV-S.

Milford 16, CV-S 4

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Maddie Archer (L) and Jessica Carson. Kaitlin Van Winkler, Kaley Chase (5,W) and Natasha Skillen. 2B: Amanda Fish (M), Addy Lawson (M), Kaley Chase (M). 3B: Addy Lawson (M).


Milford 13, CV-S 1


Will Ward pitched a one-hitter, had seven strikeouts and went 2-for-4 as Milford won on the road in the Tri-Valley League.

Milford 13, CV-S 1

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Will Ward (W) and Blake Elliott. Shawn Lowry (L) and Tristan Fralick. 2B: Peyton Griffiths (M), Paul Van Warner (M), Max Lang (M).

Cooperstown 8, Sidney 7


Sawyer Haney’s bases-loaded single in the eighth inning drove home the winning run in Cooperstown’s non-league win at Doubleday Field.

Winning pitcher Scott Curtis reached on an error to start the eighth. He went to third on Jack Donnelly’s double off the fence in left. After an intentional walk to Nico Knull, Haney singled sharply down the third-base line. Curtis, a freshman, held Sidney scoreless in the seventh and eighth innings to earn his first varsity victory.

Donnelly, Haney and freshman Ray Cabrera had two hits apiece for Cooperstown, which received an RBI single from Ethan Bliss during a three-run sixth inning that tied the score at 7.

Cooperstown 8, Sidney 7

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Jordan Constable, Jon Gorshack (4), Billy Kozak (7,L) and Pat Vibbard, Nick Jump (5). Sawyer Haney, Nico Knull (3), Park Summers (5), Ray Cabrera (6), Scott Curtis (7,W) and Jack Donnelly, Scott Segit (4). 2B: Billy Kozak (S), Pat Vibbard (S), Jack Donnelly (C), Ray Cabrera (C).

RS 20, CV-S 16


Luke VanRiper went 3-for-3 with seven RBIs and two runs to lead Richfield Springs to a home victory in a Tri-Valley League slugfest.

Spencer Supak went 5-for-5 with three runs and three RBIs for the Patriots.

RS 20, CV-S 16

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Johnson, Supack (4,L), Kroll (5) and Fralick. Ben Smith, Kyler Mower (4,W), Thomas Worobey (6,S) and Luke VanRiper, Joe Kelly (4). 2B: Fassett (C), Ben Smith (R) 2.

Herkimer 16, Cooperstown 4


Park Summers’ two-run single in the third inning highlighted Cooperstown’s efforts in a Center State Conference road loss. His single drove in Ethan Bliss and James Johnson as part of a three-run third inning that made it 7-3.

Herkimer 16, Cooperstown 4

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Nico Knull (L), Scott Curtis (5) and Scott Segit. Ryan Fahy (W), P. Ramsey (3), John Zaleski (5) and Dan Appley. 2B: Stephen Scialou (H). 3B: Stephen Scialou (H).

Milford 22, CV-S 11


Wyatt Waters and Blake Elliott had three hits apiece for Milford, which cruised to a Tri-Valley victory at home.

Waters was 3-for-5 with three runs and two RBIs. Elliott was 3-for-5 with three runs and three RBIs.

Pat Reid paced Cherry Valley-Springfield with three hits, a run and an RBI. Teammate Ethan Johnson had two hits, two runs and an RBI.

Milford 22, CV-S 11

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Spencer Supak (L), Ethan Johnson (5) and Tristan Fralick. Kevin Musser (W,2-0) and Blake Elliott. 2B: Kroll (C), Fassett (C), Blake Elliott (M). 3B: Peyton Griffiths (M).