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Central New York, Sports

Not Seen on TV

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The S.I. Newhouse School at Syracuse University has had a history of being a pipeline for talent to ESPN. Many sportscasters and producers have graduated from SU and gone on to ESPN, including the likes of Mike Tirico, Sean McDonough, and Dave Pasch among many more. Today, students are getting involved with the company even […]

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Central New York, Community, Entertainment, Sports

Soccer Fans Unite Every Weekend at Wolff’s Biergarten

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By Matt Liberman Syracuse, N.Y. (NCC News) — While the rest of Armory Square (Syracuse) remained quiet and desolate, cheers from Wolff’s Biergarten echoed through the cold, morning air. Syracuse residents sat, tucked inside, on their couches, waiting for football to begin. Yet, a small group of soccer fans ventured downtown to watch the Premier […]

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The official Allstate AFCA Good Works Team award given out to Kielan Whitner.
Education, Entertainment, Sports, Syracuse

High School Sports In Central New York May Be Delayed Due To A Contract Disputre

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By: Kylan Watson, Syracuse, N.Y. (NCC News) — The start of the fall high school sports season is less than three weeks away in Central New York.  However, there is an ongoing contract dispute which could delay it. Section III Athletics and the New York State Certified Football Officials Association (NYSCFO) have been engaged in […]

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Central New York, Community, Consumer, Sports

Syracuse Orange Veteran Players React to 2018 Football ACC Rankings

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Audio Transcript: Otto Zaccardo on 2018 ACC Football Rankings Click the link above to learn more about Otto Zaccardo’s thoughts on ACC 2018 rankings. By Kayla Burton Syracuse, N.Y.  (NCC NEWS)- Syracuse University’s football team was predicted to finish last in the 2018 Atlantic Coast Conference this season by the media members at the ACC Kickoff. The […]

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(C) Tyler Dudley 2018
Central New York, Sports

CNY Special Olympics Athlete is First Registered Lobbyist with Down Syndrome

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By Brooke Meenachan SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) – Kayla McKeon has been participating in the Special Olympics for 14 years, competing in bowling, floor hockey, softball and many other events. “It’s a way of keeping us physically fit and having fun with playing a sport,” McKeon said. “This is where we make our lifelong friendships, in […]

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Dale Hall being interviewed (c) 2018 Make-A-Wish CNY
Central New York, Community, Non-profit, Sports

Make-A-Wish CNY Holds 31st Annual Golf Outing

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By Tommy Farrell Baldwinsville, N.Y. (NCC News) – Make-A-Wish CNY has been fulfilling children’s dreams since 1985, and for more than three decades they’ve been holding a golf outing to raise money for those children. This year, the 31st Annual Make-A-Wish Open took place at the Timber Banks Golf Club in Baldwinsville on June 4. Diane Kupperman, […]

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