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Syracuse Defeats Rutgers 84 – 80 in Overtime

Syracuse had to use overtime to defeat Rutgers University 84-80 at the Carrier Dome on Saturday. The Orange seemed to have the game in hand, but midway through the fourth quarter, Rutgers took a 66 – 64 lead on a 10 – 0 run. Rutgers kept the pressure up and had a one point lead…

Tony Stewart Wins Daytona Nationwide Race by Inches

Tony Stewart won today’s 300 mile ‘Drive for COPD’ Nationwide race at Daytona by 7 thousanths of a second over Clint Bowyer. The race was characterized by two car drafting. Landon Cassill pushing Stewart to the lead at the very end. The ‘Big One’, a standard feature of Daytona races, did not happen. Stewart made…

Nascar Nationwide Race on WEBO at 12:45PM Saturday

Saturday’s Nascar Nationwide race at Daytona will be broadcast on WEBO with coverage starting at 12:45PM. The 300 mile ‘Drive for COPD’ has Clint Bowyer on the pole with Landon Cassill beside him. Dale Earnhardt Jr and teammate Danica Patrick are in the second row. Danica knocked Carl Edwards off the pole, and for quite…

Owego Seeks Ninth Straight Swimming Class B Win

Owego seeks to defend its Class B swimming title Saturday at the Section 4 swimming championships. The competition starts at 11AM at OFA. The Indians again have a strong team, led by Jake Mendelson in the 200 and 500 freestyles. Owego is going for their ninth straight Class B swimming title.

Girls Basketball: Owego Defeats Union-Endicott 58 – 39

The Owego girls basketball team defeated Union-Endicott 58 – 39 in a non-league game on Wednesday. Brittany Rando’s 23 points led Owego with Rachel Merrill adding 17 points. Owego fell behind early in the game, but a 17 – 2 run put OFA in the lead for good. Union-Endicott’s Mariah Norris had 15 points.

Girls Basketball: Owego Loses to Corning 45 – 39

The Owego girls basketball team led Corning for most of Monday’s game, but a surge in the last four minutes gave Corning a 45 – 39 win. Brittany Rando led the Indians with 18 points. Owego now has 12 wins and 5 losses. The Sectionals begin on February 22nd.

Union-Endicott High School to Present Les Miserables

The Union-Endicott High School Music Department will present the musical, “Les Misérables,” during the last weekend of February. The show opens at 7:30pm on Thursday, Feb. 24 in the UEHS Auditorium in Endicott. It will continue with performances at 7:30pm on both Friday and Saturday, Feb. 25 and 26, before concluding with a matinee at…