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Sports, Technology

Getting Baseball Up to Speed

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By Josh Horwitz SYRACUSE, NY (NCC NEWS) Baseball is still a big influence on many American lives. The nation’s pastime has been around for the better part of two centuries and there is a reason for that. It’s because Baseball adapts. These adaptations, usually in the form of technology, have been well-received by both players […]

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Central New York, Community, Feature, Health, Sports, Syracuse

Peyton Sefick Is Kicking Out Doubt and Scoring Big

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By Elissa Candiotti SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) – A typical day for Peyton Sefick consists of an early morning breakfast, work email, and video games. However, the 26-year-old has accomplished quite a lot for his age, like competing in a World Cup competition, for example. “Soccer runs my life,” Sefick said. “It means everything.” While watching […]

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Business, Central New York, Sports, Things to do

Major Bowling Championship Coming to Central New York

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By Brooke Meenachan LIVERPOOL, N.Y. (NCC News) – One of the four major bowling tournaments of the Professional Bowlers Association is taking place in Central New York this week. It’s all thanks to a local bowling alley employee who was at the right place at the right time to make it happen. Flamingo Bowl Pro Shop owner Mike McCracken […]

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Camps, Central New York, Community, Education, Feature, Sports, Syracuse

Syracuse Area Boxing Club Creates Champions Inside and Outside the Ring

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By Jose Cuevas Syracuse, N.Y. (NCC News) — The West Area Athletic and Education Center has helped give kids from the inner city a positive outlet through the sport of boxing. The owner, Mr. Ray Rinaldi has a philosophy in training his boxers. “No du-rags, no having your pants low or to your ankles, and no swear […]

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Central New York, Government, Sports

Onondaga County War Memorial Set to Undergo Renovations

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By Tim Scott SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — One staple of the Syracuse sports scene is set to undergo a major face-lift. Onondaga County lawmakers recently approved an $8.5 million renovation plan for the Onondaga County War Memorial. To correspond with the upcoming Syracuse Crunch season, the upgrades will be gradually implemented throughout the winter and […]

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Central New York, Religion, Sports

Haudenosaunee Traditions were on Display at Wooden Lacrosse Stick Festival

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Listen to hear about the events of the 2017 Haudenosaunee Wooden Lacrosse Stick Festival. BY NICHOLAS KUZMA NEDROW, NY (NCC NEWS)- The descendants of the creators of lacrosse kept the traditions alive at a wooden stick lacrosse festival in Nedrow. The people of the Haudenosaunee Confederacy, a conglomeration of New York Native American nations, who […]

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