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Big Win: Syracuse Defeats Villanova 69 – 64 in Philadelphia

The 20th ranked Syracuse Orange defeated the #14 Villanova Wildcats 69 – 64 in Philadelphia. Villanova had a poor shooting night, going 21 for 65 or 32%, but the home team advantage kept them in the game throughout. Syracuse took the lead six minutes into the game and never relinquished it. Four foul calls in…

Jake Mendelson Leads Owego Swimmers to Ninth Straight Class B Title

Owego swimmers won their ninth straight Class B title, narrowly defeating Maine-Endwell, 564-544. Owego’s Jake Mendelson was a winner in three events, held at Owego Free Academy. He won the 200 and 500 freestyle events and with Dustin Jochum, David Campbell, and Matt Kisloski won the final event of the day, 400 free relay. Maine-Endwell’s…

“Welcome Back B-Mets” Dinner Scheduled for Tuesday, April 5th

The Binghamton Mets have announced that their annual “Welcome Back B-Mets” Dinner is scheduled for Tuesday, April 5th at the Binghamton Riverwalk Hotel & Conference Center. Tickets are $20 per person. B-Mets players and mascots will arrive at 5:30PM. for the “Meet the Mets” autograph reception. Dinner will be served promptly at 7PM, followed by…

WEBO to Broadcast the Daytona 500 Today at Noon

WEBO will be broadcasting the Daytona 500 this afternoon on 1330AM and 107.9FM. Race coverage begins at Noon. Today’s race will see a different race strategy than in prior years. The surface of the track was repaved over the off-season at a cost of $20 million. Last year’s race had several long delays due to…

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…