On the air this weekend, our High School Football Game Of the Week takes us to Dryden, where the Purple Lions entertain Trumansburg this Friday night at 7pm. Our coverage begins at 6:45. On Saturday, SUNY Cortland heads to Montclair State, trying to raise their NJAC record to 3-0 and get above "500" overall. Coverage begins at 1:25 Saturday afternoon, with a 2pm kickoff. The Red Hawks lost to TCNJ on the road 21-16 Last Friday night. On Sunday, the Jets host the Steelers at 1pm .. our coverage begins at noon.
The Jets are 3-2 on the season after rallying to beat the Atlanta Falcons 30-28 last night on the road. After the hosts scored to take the lead with less than two minutes left, Rookie Quarterback engineered a drive which put them in Field Goal range ... and Nick Folk connected from 43 yards out as time expired to give the Jets the victory. Smith finished 16-20 passing for 199 yards and 3 touchdowns ... and was not Intercepted in the contest.
In High School Girls Soccer yesterday, Tully beat McGraw 5-0 and the Dryden matches at Marathon were postponed until Thursday.
John Smoral has been named the new General Manager of the Syracuse Chiefs. Smoral held the same post for the Auburn Doubledays and attendance went up around 40 percent during his temure.