Cortland County High School Sports Recaps (May 25th)

Here are some local high school varsity sports recaps from Tuesday’s events:

Varsity Baseball: Cortland vs. Syracuse

The Cortland Purple Tigers defeated Syracuse 6-4 to keep their unbeaten season alive. This brings Cortland to a 12-0 record. 

The Tigers were led offensively by Kooper Knabe (3 runs & 2 RBIs), Caden Albright (2 runs), and Caden Congdon (1 run). 

Cortland’s Jason Carr threw a total of 4 strikeouts. 

Varsity Softball: Homer vs. Skaneateles

The Homer Lady Trojans lost 11-22 to Skaneateles on Tuesday. 

“Skaneateles had some good hitters,” said Homer Softball Coach Cris Colasurdo. “Two of them hit 5 homers between them: Tatum Pas’cal hit 3 homers, while Lexie Cottrill had 2.”

The Trojans were led by Catherine Apker (3-4 from the plate, 3 runs & 8 RBIs). She also hit 2 triples and 1 home run. Alexis Small had 2 runs, and Isabell Read went 3-4 from the plate with 1 run and an RBI. 

“The girls have worked hard these past couple of weeks and will have a little break before we face Westhill next Tuesday,” added Coach Colasurdo.

Varsity Boys Lacrosse: Homer vs. Chittenango

The Homer Trojans defeated Chittenango 16-6. 

The Trojans were led by Jared Mathews (3 goals & 3 assists), Jake Calabro (4 goals & 1 assist), Hunter Riehlman (3 goals & 1 assist), Reid Partis (3 goals & 1 assist), Ben Morenus (1 goal & 2 assists), Sam Bieber (1 goal), Carter Newcomb (1 goal), Logan Goodman (1 assist). 

Homer goalie Collin Perks had 3 saves. 

Varsity Girls Lacrosse: Homer vs. Chittenango

The Homer Lady Trojans took down Chittenango with a score of 21-4 on Tuesday. 

Homer was led by Kloey Roos (5 goals & 4 assists), Leeanna Peck (4 goals), Katlyn Sovocool (3 goals & 3 assists), Annika Roos(2 goals & 3 assists), Keira Miller (2 goals & 1 assist), Hannah Slade (2 goals), Camryn Calabro (1 goal & 4 assists), Kayla Miller (1 goal), and Aleta Gross (1 goal). 

Varsity Boys Golf: Marathon vs. Dryden

The Marathon Olympians fell to a 4-6 record after losing to Dryden with a score of 191-173. (Reminder: lowest score in golf wins). 

Individual Results


  • Braeden Morrison-45
  • Joey Hulbert-45
  • Sam Castellot-50
  • Bode Carter- 51
  • Evan Larrabee-54
  • Kaiden Cornell-59


  • Connor Smith-37
  • Patruck Oneill-39
  • Zach Wilson-45
  • Seth Coudriet-52

Varsity Boys Tennis: Cortland vs. ESM

The Cortland Tigers lost to ESM (East Syracuse Minoa) 3-4. 

Without a full team, Cortland had to forfeit their 2nd, 3rd and 4th double teams; giving ESM a 3-0 advantage from the start. 

Here is a breakdown of Tuesday’s matches:

  • First Singles: Cortland’s Daniel Zhang defeated ESM’s  Luke Tumulty (10-0)
  • Second Singles: Cortland’s Henry Storch defeated ESM’s Joshua Spilka (10-2)
  • Third Singles: Cortland’s Mike Guido lost to ESM’s Noah Satterlee (3-10)
  • First Doubles: Cortland’s Matt Meagley & Connor Tasselmyer defeated ESM’s Jayce Domres, Naythan Worden (10-1)
  • Second Doubles: ESM wins after Cortland’s forfeit
  • Third Doubles: ESM wins after Cortland’s forfeit
  • Fourth Doubles: ESM wins after Cortland’s forfeit

Varsity Boys Tennis: Homer vs. Phoenix

The Homer Trojans defeated Phoenix 5-0 on Tuesday.

Here is a breakdown of Tuesday’s matches:

  • First Singles: Homer’s Spencer Rusyniak defeated Phoenix’s Alex Olschewske (6-0 & 6-0). 
  • Second Singles: Homer’s Raymond Meng defeated Phoenix’s Garrett Strang (6-0 & 6-0). 
  • Third Singles: Homer’s Jake Camp defeated Phoenix’s Liam Campanino (6-1 & 6-1). 
  • First Doubles: Homer’s Nik Kruman and Conor Powers defeated Phoenix’s Isaiah Gordon & Liam Sweeney (6-3 & 6-1)
  • Second Doubles: Homer’s Brandon McLaughlin and Elijah Smith defeated Phoenix’s Cayden McKay & Nate Quaco (6-0 & 6-0).