Hamilton, which graduated only one key player, has won two straight Section Three Class D titles. Come tournament time, Bliss said he also wants to watch out for Sandy Creek and South Lewis.
“What it’s gonna take to get us over the top is bunting, especially when we get going in toward sectionals,” Bliss said.
This year the team will play in Center State Conference Division III. In addition to Hamilton, the opponents division opponents are Mount Markham, Morrisville-Eaton, Sauquoit Valley, Westmoreland and Waterville.
Cooperstown will start the season on April 3 at Clinton.