WCDO Sports Congratulates High School Football Student Athlete Award Winners

WCDO Sports broadcast 19 local High School football games, featuring a total of 16 local and area varsity football programs as they competed throughout the season. Games can be followed throughout the season both on-the-air on WCDO 100.9 FM and 1490 AM, as well as online at WCDORadio.com. During the post-game of each broadcast, three separate awards are given to outstanding players. WCDO Sports would like to thank NBT Bank, The Catalog Outlet Stores, and Smith Insurance of Sidney for supporting the player of the game awards program throughout the season with the NBT Bank Outstanding Offense award, The Catalog Outlet Dynamic Defense award, and The Smith Insurance All-Purpose Player award. A total of 57 awards were given this season honoring 41 student athletes from 14 area schools.

Sidney Warriors:
The Sidney Warriors (6-3) had 9 athletes recognized for a total of 16 awards this season. Nate McDonald brought home a team leading 4 awards, 2 offense and 2 all-purpose. Billy Kozak had a total of 3 awards, one in each category. Jerrid Cubby and Brandon Walters were awarded twice each, Cubby for Defense, and Walters the all purpose player. Pat Vibbard and Austin McCarroll were each awarded an Offensive player of the game award . Michael Chase and Damien Zimmer each received a Defensive Player of the game award, and Austin Dean was honored as an All-Purpose Player. Congratulations to the Sidney Warriors on their season.

Unatego Spartans:
The Unatego Spartans (6-3) had 6 athletes recognized for a total of 9 awards this season. Tyler Butler brought home a team leading 3 awards, 2 All-purpose and 1 Offense. David VanAlstine was awarded offensive player twice. Josh Feyerabend was awarded an Offensive player, and Ethan Barber, Norman Andaya, and Derek Liner each brought home a Defensive award apiece. Congratulations to the Unatego Spartans on their season.

Harpursville Hornets:
The Harpursville Hornets (7-2) had 6 athletes recognized for a total of 7 awards this season. Steven Lee brought home a team leading 2 awards, 1 Offense and 1 All Purpose. John Andrews was awarded an Offense player. Taylor Niles and Dylan McCaffrey were awarded Defensive player, while Mason Dean and Devon Dean each were awarded an All-Purpose player. Congratulations to the Harpursville Hornets on their season.

Bainbridge Bobcats:
The Bainbridge Bobcats (5-4) had 5 athletes recognized for a total of 8 awards this season. Jake Mazzarella brought home a team leading 3 awards, 2 All-Purpose and 1 Offense. Justin Cirigliano and Corbin Palmer with an Offensive award each, and Mike Nordberg and Cole Webb with a Defensive each. Congratulations to the Bainbridge Bobcats on their season.

Groton Indians:
While outside of our typical coverage, the Groton Indians figured prominently into WCDO Sports broadcasts during the final weekends of play, defeating Bainbridge-Guilford on 10/19 and Harpursville on 10/27. Three Groton players brought home a total of 4 nods for player of the game awards. Zeke Wright was awarded twice, (one in each game) one for defensive play on 10/19 and one for offensive play on 10/27. Joey Scaglione was awarded the offensive player 10/19 and Zack Didrickson the Defensive player 10/27.

Chenango Forks Blue Devils:
The Chenango Forks Blue Devils were featured in two broadcasts this season as Unatego traveled to Chenango Forks on 9/1 and Chenango Forks took on Sidney on 10/5. Three Chenango Forks athletes were awarded a total of four awards in these two games. Isaiah Zimmer won an Offense and on All Purpose Player award. Jack Sherwood was awarded a defense and Cody DeOrdio an All Purpose Player.

Other Area Schools:
A total of 9 awards were awarded in 8 other area schools. Norwich players Zan Stewart and Grant Brightman received an Offense and a Defense respectively. Offensive awards were also awarded to Dylan Guttierez of Waverly and Mike Beckwith of Greene. Defensive awards were also awarded to Devlin Farr of Newark Valley, Mike Beers of Walton, and Justin Hofer of Unadilla Valley. All Purpose Player awards went to Ben Denison of Delhi and Ryan Vergason of Tioga.

WCDO Sports will be back with more local sports broadcasts featuring both Men’s and Women’s Varsity Basketball teams this upcoming season. Games can be heard on the air at 100.9 FM and 1490 AM. Games are also streamed courtesy of SFCU on the internet at WCDOSports.com. WCDO Sports says “Congratulations and Well Done!” to all Student Athletes throughout our area on their accomplishments this season, and thanks the Coaches, Parents, and Volunteers who make School Athletics possible throughout our local area. WCDO Sports also thanks the many local businesses who recognize the importance of supporting School Athletics and make the broadcasts throughout football and basketball seasons possible.

Score updates:

Some quick score updates from games going on in the area tonight:

Sidney leads Chenango Forks 22-16 at the end of the 3rd.
Bainbridge Guilford leads Oxford 19-14 in the 4th.
Greene leads Newark Valley 22-14 in the 4th.
Maine Endwell over Norwich 42-7 in the 4th.

Norwich gets the win at home tonight.

Norwich gets the win tonight.  Final Score 20-14.

Congratulations to tonight’s award winners:

NBT Bank Outstanding Offense: Zan Stewart – Norwich

Catalog Outlet Dynamic Defense: Grant Brightman – Norwich

Smith Insurance All Purpose Player: Brandon Walters – Sidney

Join us tomorrow afternoon as Bainbridge-Guilford travels to Unadilla-Valley.  The Chambers and O’Hara pregame show comes your way at 1:15pm, and game kicks off at 1:30 on your local sports leader, WCDO!

Join us this weekend for great high school football!

2 great games on the lineup this weekend!  Join us Friday night as Sidney travels to Norwich!  The Chambers and O’Hara Pregame show starts around 6:45pm and kickoff is set for 7pm.  Then on Saturday, we’ll bring you the Bainbridge-Guilford Bobcats taking on Unadilla Valley at UV!  Saturday’s Chambers and O’Hara pregame comes your way at 1:15pm with kickoff set for 1:30p!  Harry Graves and Billy Blake call the action and will feature the Mirabito Half-time show, plus awards for the outstanding student athletes of the game, presented by NBT Bank, The Catalog Outlet Stores, and Smith Insurance, your State Farm Agent in Sidney!  You can check out the full schedule of our broadcasts for the season on the sports page, and of course catch any of the games after the broadcast with WCDO Sports on Demand!

Unatego gets the win!

Unatego blows away Seton Catholic 50-14 at Alumni Stadium tonight!

Congratulations to tonights award winners:

NBT Outstanding Offense – David VanAlstine – Unatego

Catalog Outlet Dynamic Defense – Ethan Barber – Unatego

Smith Insurance All Purpose Player – Tyler Butler – Unatego

Join us next weekend for more great high school football action as Sidney travels to Norwich Friday night, and on Saturday afternoon we bring you Bainbridge-Guilford at Unadilla Valley!

 

Sidney goes 1-0 on opening night!

Sidney gets the win with a thorough stomping of Oneonta 45-7!  The game is now posted on WCDORadio.com in the WCDO Sports on Demand Section!

Tonight’s award winners are:

NBT Outstanding Offense – Austin McCarroll – Sidney

Catalog Outlet Dynamic Defense – Damien Zimmer – Sidney

Smith Insurance All Purpose Player – Nate McDonald – Sidney

Congratulations to the athlete’s, coaches, and the volunteers that make it all possible!

Sidney Leads at the Half!

The Sidney Warriors lead the Oneonta Yellow Jackets at the half 25-7!  You can now access the 1st half of the game on WCDO Sports on Demand.  Just click on the Sports page at WCDORadio.com and then click the big WCDO Sports on Demand logo to enter the audio archive!