Cortland County High School Sports Recaps (June 2nd)

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

Varsity Girls Lacrosse: Cortland vs. Jordan Elbridge

The Cortland Purple Tigers played their last game of the season on Wednesday. They defeated Jordan Elbridge with a score of 13-9.

“Though we had a slow start, I am glad we were able to rely on our habits and finish the season with a win,” said Cortland Head Coach Kindra Catalano. 

Cortland’s offense was led by Cortland Gabby Cranfield (2 goals), Megan Harrington (2 goals & 2 assists), Paige Ludwig (4 goals & 1 assist), Lily Call (4 goals & 3 assists), and Margaret Starr (1 goal)

Cortland goalie Daina Gutierrez recorded 8 saves. 

Varsity Baseball: Cortland vs. Auburn

Cortland’s hot 15 game winning streak came to an end on Wednesday, as they lost their first game of the season to Auburn with a score of 4-0. Cortland’s overall record is now 15-1.

All of Auburn’s scoring runs came in the third and fourth innings. 

Cortland’s Tyler Blake still had a great game on the mound with a total of 9 strikeouts. Caden Congdon also contributed with 3 additional strikeouts from the mound. 

Varsity Track & Field: Cortland vs. Oswego

The Cortland Purple Tigers competed in a dual meet against Oswego on Wednesday. Here are some individual highlights of both the boys’ team and the girls’ team. 

Cortland Boys


  • Joe Cataldo finished 1st in the 1,600 meter run (Time- 4:54.8) and the 800 meter run (Time- 2:14.2). His 1,600 meter time qualifies him for Sectionals.
  • Jack Waldbauer placed 1st in the high jump event (Result- 5’5”). His result qualifies him for Sectionals. 

Final Result:

  • Cortland (34) – (97) Oswego

Cortland Girls


  • Malana Booker- came in 1st place in the 100 meter dash (Time- 13.3),  the high jump event (Result- 5’0”), and the long jump event (Result- 16’7”)
  • Campbell Bush- placed 1st in the 100 meter high hurdles (Time- 18.5) 
  • Ella Quick- finished 1st in the 400 meter dash (Time- 60.5) 
  • Celeste Perkins – placed 1st in the triple jump event ( Result- 31.5’0”)
  • Cortland’s 4×100 relay team- Campbell Bush, Celeste Perkins, Rileigh Madden, Malana Booker( placed 1st (Time- 54.6)

Final Result:

  • Yet to be determined. 

Varsity Track & Field: Cincinnatus vs. Multiple Schools (OHSL Patriot American Championships)

The Cincinnatus Varsity Track & Field team competed in the OHSL Patriot American Championships this week. The Lions competed against six other teams (Tully, Fabius-Pompey, Onondaga, DeRuyter, Bishop Grimes, and Faith Heritage). 

Here are the team results of the meet for both the boys’ teams and the girls’ teams: 

Boys Team Results:

  1. Tully- 206
  2. Fabius-Pompey- 98
  3. Cincinnatus- 62
  4. Onondaga- 39
  5. DeRuyter- 34
  6. Bishop Grimes- 30
  7. Faith Heritage- 23

Girls Team Results:

  1. Tully- 241
  2. Fabius-Pompey- 97
  3. Cincinnatus- 53
  4. Bishop Grimes- 43
  5. Onondaga- 24
  6. DeRuyter- 19
  7. Faith Heritage- 1

Click here for individual highlights and results of the meet.