TWC SportsChannel Play of the Year Contest
The Time Warner Cable SportsChannel Play of the Year contest recognizes the best plays from our coverage of high school football this fall. Weekly winners advance to a final competition at the end of the season that will crown a Play of the Year. A $1,000 Grand Prize will be donated to the school that executed the winning Play of the Year. You can vote once per day, every day.
Shenendehowa vs Newburgh Free Academy
11/22/2014 - The undefeated Shenendehowa Plainsmen meet the Goldbacks of Newburgh Free Academy for the right to play for a Class AA state championship.
Schalmont vs Marlboro
11/22/2014 - Schalmont won last year's Class B semifinal 66-0. Marlboro has been focused on getting back here for a full year to get some retribution.
Millbrook vs. Hoosick Falls
11/22/2014 -- The Millbrook Blazers and the Hoosick Falls Panthers meet up in a Class C state semifinal football game.
Irondequoit vs. Indian River
11/23/2014 -- The Indian River Warriors and the Irondequoit Eagles face off in the NYSPHSAA Class A semifinal game to determine who will make it to the finals in the Carrier Dome in Syracuse.
Chester vs. Cambridge/Salem
11/21/2014 -- The Chester Hambletonians take on the Cambridge/Salem Indians in a Class D state semifinal game.
Cornwall Central vs. Queensbury
11/21/2014 -- It's a rematch of the state semifinal game from 2013 as the Cornwall Central Dragons take on the Queensbury Spartans in this Class A matchup.
Cheektowaga vs. Maine-Endwell
11/23/2014 -- The Cheektowaga Warriors and the Maine-Endwell Spartans battle in the Class B state semifinal football game.
Chenango Forks vs. Maple Grove/Chautauqua Lake
11/22/2014 -- The No. 1 state ranked Chenango Forks Blue Devils and the No. 2 state ranked Maple Grove/Chautauqua Lake Thunderdragons face off in a Class C semifinal football matchup.
Henninger vs. Jamestown
11/22/2014 -- The Henninger Black Knights and the Jamestown Red Raiders meet in the Class AA state semifinal game.
Tioga vs. Randolph
11/21/2014 -- The No. 2 state ranked Tioga Tigers take on the No. 1 state ranked Randolph Cardinals in the Class D state semifinal game. This is the third year in a row that these two teams have met in this game and Tioga is hoping to finally make it to a state final.
Orange Overtime: Syracuse vs Pitt
Our Orange Overtime team, Bill Scharr and Brendan McDaniels, recap the Syracuse-Pitt game, a 30-7 loss by the Orange.
Syracuse Prepares for Pittsburgh
Head coach Scott Shafer discusses where his team stands heading into Pittsburgh on Saturday.
Mattituck vs. Beekmantown
11/16/2014 -- The Beekmantown Eagles take on the Mattituck Tuckers in the Class B boys state soccer championship.
Somers vs. Rockville Centre South Side
11/16/2014 -- The Somers Tuskers and the Rockville Centre South Side Cyclones girls soccer teams battle for the Class A state championship title.
Mount Academy vs. International Prep at Grover
11/16/2014 -- The Mount Academy Eagles and the International Prep at Grover Presidents meet in the Class D boys state championship soccer game.
Port Jefferson vs. Bronxville
The Port Jefferson Royals battle the Bronxville Broncos in the Class B Women's Soccer Championship game.
Massapequa vs. North Rockland
The Class AA Women's Soccer Championship game features the Massapequa Chiefs and the North Rockland Raiders.
Rhinebeck vs. World of Inquiry
The Class C Men's Soccer State Championship game features the Rhinebeck Hawks battling the World of Inquiry Griffins. Join Brian Sinkoff and Robery Shaw from Faller Field.
Union-Endicott vs. Indian River
11/14/14 - The Union-Endicott Tigers face off against the Indian River Warriors in this Class A Regional matchup from the Michael J. Bragman Athletic Complex.
Maine-Endwell vs. Homer
11/15/14 - The Maine-Endwell Spartans face off against the Homer Trojans in this Class B Quarterfinal game.
Corning vs. Henninger
11/15/14 - The Corning Hawks battle the Henninger Black Knights in the Class AA Regional matchup from Michael J. Bragman Athletic Complex.
Chenango Forks vs. Notre Dame
11/15/14 - The Chenango Forks Blue Devils battle the Notre Dame Jugglers in this Class C Regional matchup.
Victor vs. Jamestown
11/15/14 - The Victor Blue Devils look to win their 10th straight against the Jamestown Red Raiders, who are looking for their eighth straight win.
St. Francis vs. Canisius
11/13/14 - The St. Francis Red Raiders battle the undefeated Canisius Crusaders in this semi-final matchup.
Batavia vs. Cheektowaga
11/15/14 - The Batavia Blue Devils face off against the Cheektowaga Warriors in this NYSPHSAA Playoff game from Robert E. Rich All-High Stadium.
LeRoy vs. Maple Grove/Chautauqua Lake
11/15/2014 -- The LeRoy Oatkan Knights face off against the Maple Grove/Chautauqua Lake Thunderdragons in the NYSPHSAA Class C Far West Regional Championship.
Irondequoit vs. Sweet Home
11/14/2014 -- The Irondequoit Eagles and the Sweet Home Panthers meet in this NYSPHSAA Class A Far West Regional Championship game.
Tioga vs. Dolgeville
11/14/2014 -- The Tioga Tigers and the Dolgeville Blue Devils meet in the NYSPHSAA Class D Regional Playoffs.
Red Jacket vs. Randolph
11/14/2014 -- The Randolph Cardinals and the Red Jacket Indians meet in the NYSPHSAA Class D Far West Regional Championship.
Timon Saint Jude vs. Saint Joe's
11/13/14 - The Timon St. Jude Tigers take on the St. Joseph Marauders in this semi-final matchup. Catch all the action from Ralph Wilson Stadium!
South Park vs. Sweet Home
11/6/2014 -- The South Park Sparks take on the Sweet Home Panthers in the Section VI, Class A title game.
Syracuse Enters a Bye Week
The Syracuse Orange enter a bye week after losing their most recent game at home to the Duke Blue Devils.
Liverpool vs. Henninger
11/9/14 - The Liverpool Warriors battle the Henninger Black Knights in the Section 3 Class AA Championship game. Join Kevin Brown and Dale Drypolcher from the Carrier Dome for the call!
Avon vs. Red Jacket
11/8/14 - The Avon Braves (6-3) battle the Red Jacket Indians (9-0) in this Section5 play-in game. Join Chuck Hinkel and David Miller from Sahlen Stadium for the call.
Newburgh vs. Monroe Woodbury
11/8/14 - The Newburgh Goldbacks face the Monroe Woodbury Crusaders in the Section 9 Class AA Championship game. Join Lou Brogno and Marsh Canosa for the call!
Batavia vs. Livonia
11/8/14 - The Batavia Blue Devils (8-1) battle the Livonia Bulldogs (8-1) in the Sectin 6 Class B Championship game. Join David Miller and Chuck Hinkel from Sahlem Stadium in Rochester.
Homer vs. Cazenovia
11/9/14 - The Homer Trojans battle the Cazenovia Lakers in the Section 3 Class B Championship game. Join Kevin Brown and Dale Drypolcher from the Carrier Dome for the action!
Notre Dame vs. Herkimer
11/9/14 - #6 Notre Dame faces #1 Herkimer in the Section 3 Class C Championship game. Join Eric Gallanty and Dale Drypolcher from the Carrier Dome for the call!
Victor vs. Pittsford
11/8/14 - The Victor Blue Devils battle the Pittsford Panthers in the Section 5 Class AA Championship game.
Schalmont vs. Schuylerville
11/8/14 - Two undefeated teams take the field as Schalmont (7-0) battles Schuylerville (9-0) from Brent T. Steuerwald Stadium in Clifton Park, New York.
Orchard Park vs. Jamestown
11/7/2014 -- The Orchard Park Quakers and the Jamestown Red Raiders meet in the Section VI, Class AA title game.
Southwestern vs. Maple Grove/Chautauqua Lake
11/7/2014 -- The Southwestern Trojans and the Maple Grove/Chautauqua Lake Thunderdragons meet up in the Section VI, Class C title game.
Cheektowaga vs. Bennett
11/7/2014 -- The Cheektowaga Warriors and the Bennett Tigers face off in the Section VI, Class B title game.
Irondequoit vs. Greece Athena
11/7/2014 -- The Irondequoit Eagles take on the Greece Athena Trojans for the Section V, Class A crown.
Bath-Haverling vs. LeRoy
11/07/2014 -- The Bath-Haverling Rams and the LeRoy Knights face off in the Section V, Class C title game.
East Syracuse Minoa vs. Indian River
11/7/2014 -- The Indian River Warriors and the East Syracuse Minoa Spartans face off in the Section III Class A title game.
CBA vs. Shenendehowa
11/7/2014 -- The CBA Brothers and the Shenendehowa Plainsmen face off for the Section II Class AA title.
Frewsburg vs. Portville
11/06/14 - The Section 6 Class DD State Championship features the Frewsburg Bears battling the Portville Panthers, a rematch from three weeks ago.
Franklinville-Ellicottville vs. Randolph
11/6/14 - The Section 6 Class D State Championship game fetters the Franklinville-Ellicottville Eagles taking on the Randolph Cardinals from Ralph C. Wilson Stadium.
Hamburg vs. South Park
10/31/2014 -- The Hamburg Bulldogs and the South Park Sparks face off in the Section VI, Class A semifinal game.
Cicero-North Syracuse vs. Baldwinsville
The NYSPHSAA boy's volleyball championship game features the Cicero-North Syracuse Northstars battling the top seeded Baldwinsville Bees. Join Kevin Brown and Kathy Patton for the call!
Liverpool vs. Baldwinsville
The NYSPHSAA Volleyball Championship features (1) Baldwinsville matching up against (2) Liverpool. Join Kevin Brown and Kathy Patton from North Syracuse.
Eastridge vs. Irondequoit
10/31/2014 -- The Eastridge Lancers take on the Irondequoit Eagles face off in a Section V, Class A semifinal game.
Syracuse in 60: Duke
Syracuse needs to run the table in order to be bowl eligible and it all begins with the final home game Saturday against Duke. Our Syracuse in 60 team, Brian Higgins and former SU linebacker Glen Young, preview the matchup.
Morrisville-Eaton/Hamilton vs. Sandy Creek
10/31/2014 -- The Morrisville-Eaton/Hamilton Vipers and the Sandy Creek Comets meet up in the Section III, Class D semifinal game.
Brockport vs. Greece Athena
10/31/2014 -- The Section V, Class A semifinal features the Brockport Blue Devils taking on the Greece Athena Trojans.
CBA vs. Shaker
10/31/2014 -- The CBA Brothers and the Shaker Blue Bison meet in this Section II, Class AA semifinal football matchup.
Cato-Meridian vs. Dolgeville
10/31/2014 -- It's a battle of the Blue Devils as Dolgeville and Cato-Meridian face off in a Section III, Class D semifinal playoff game.
Syracuse Returns Home to Take on N.C. State
Join Brian Higgins and former Syracuse linebacker Glen Young as they break down the Orange's upcoming game against the N.C. State Wolfpack.
Canandaigua vs. Irondequoit
10/24/2014 -- The Irondequoit Eagles host the Canandaigua Braves in a Section V, Class A playoff game.
Depew vs. Cheektowaga
10/24/2014 -- The Cheektowaga Warriors host the Depew Wildcats in a Section VI, Class B playoff matchup.
Cornwall vs. Wallkill
10/24/2014 -- The Wallkill Panthers host the Cornwall Dragons on a Section IX football matchup.
Bill Scharr and Brendan McDaniels host Orange Overtime. The guys talk about SU's loss to Clemson.
Saratoga Springs vs. LaSalle
10/24/2014 -- The LaSalle Cadets host the Saratoga Springs Blue Streaks in a Section II Class AA playoff game.
Marcellus vs. Oneida
10/24/2014 -- The No. 6 Marcellus Mustangs and the No. 3 Oneida Indians meet in a Section III Class B playoff game.
McFarlane and Backs Ready for Clemson
Devante McFarlane discusses the "running back by committee" situation in Syracuse, along with their upcoming game against Clemson.
A.J. Long Gets Second Start in Clemson
Freshman quarterback A.J. Long started his first college football game last week against Wake Forest. Now, the young leader gets the Tigers in Clemson.
Robert Welsh Looks Ahead to Clemson
Robert Welsh discusses his performance against Wake Forest and the challenge that awaits in Clemson.
Micah Robinson Discusses Defense and Clemson
Defensive End Michah Robinson scored a touchdown last week, as he hopes the defense can continue it's dominance into Clemson.
Cuse's Carolina Road Trip Continues in Clemson
The Syracuse in 60 team, Brian Higgins and former Orange linebacker Glen Young, look ahead to another Syracuse road game in the Carolinas, this time against powerful Atlantic Division rival Clemson.
Pittsford vs. Victor
10/17/2014 - -The Pittsford Panthers visit the Victor Blue Devils in this Section V high school football matchup.
Kenmore West vs. Kenmore East
10/18/2014 -- The Kenmore West Blue Devils take on the Kenmore East Bulldogs in this Section VI high school football rivalry matchup.
Depew vs. Lancaster
10/17/2014 -- A local rivalry that dates back to 1919 between the Depew Wildcats and the Lancaster Redskins takes center stage in this Section VI football game.
Queensbury vs. Burnt Hills
10/17/2014 -- Burnt Hills hosts Queensbury in a battle of the Spartans in this Section II Class A battle.
Bill Scharr and Brendan McDaniels host Orange Overtime, where they discuss SU's 30-7 win over ACC conference foe Wake Forest.
Indian River vs. Watertown
10/16/2014 -- The Indian River Warriors and the Watertown Cyclones meet in a Thursday night Section III battle.
Niskayuna vs. Shenendehowa
Join Kelly O'Donnell and James Allen for the Niskayuna Silver Warriors vs. Shenendehowa Plainsmen in this girls soccer matchup. Shenendehowa comes into the game ranked eighth while the Silver Warriors are ranked 26th in this rivalry showdown.
Orange Hit the Road Looking to Get Back on Track
The Syracuse in 60 team, Brian Higgins and former SU linebacker Glen Young, get you ready for an ACC Atlantic matchup between the Orange and Wake Forest. It’s a noon kickoff in Winston-Salem.
Williamsville North vs. Frontier
10/10/2014 -- The Williamsville North Spartans and the Frontier Falcons meet in a Section VI, Class AA showdown.
Some Positives as Orange Fall to Top-Ranked Seminoles
The Orange OT team, Brendan McDaniels and former SU quarterback Bill Scharr, breaks down Saturday's 38-20 loss to No. 1 Florida State.
Syracuse ITC vs. Bishop Ludden
10/9/2014 -- The Syracuse ITC Eagles and the Bishop Ludden Gaelic Knights meet in this Section III, Class C West battle.
Rush-Henrietta vs. East High
10/7/2014 -- The East High Orientals host the Rush-Henrietta Royal Comets in this Section V matchup.
'Cuse to Rely on New-Look Offense in Upset Bid
The Syracuse in 60 team, Brian Higgins and Glen Young, talks about what the Orange have to do to pull off the upset of the year when the top-ranked Seminoles come to town Saturday.
Brendan McDaniels and Bill Scharr are joined by former Orange lineman Glen Young in this edition of Orange Overtime.
Burgard vs. Bennett
10/3/2014 -- Two of the top small schools in Section VI meet in this matchup on the gridiron.
LaSalle vs. Shaker
10/2/14 - The LaSalle Cadets (1-4) battle the Shaker Blue Bisons (3-1) after winning their first game of the year a week ago. Join Robert Lee and James Allen from Arthur E. Walker Athletic Field for all the action.
Jamesville-Dewitt vs. Cortland
Both teams search for their first wins as the Jamesville-Dewitt Red Rams face the Cortland Purple Tigers.
Penfield vs. Fairport
Join J.C. Delass and Chuck Hinkel for this Section 5 matchup between the Penfield Patriots (2-2) and the Fairport Red Raiders (2-2).
Cuse Looks to Rebound in Friday Night Clash with Cards
The Syracuse in 60 team, Brian Higgins and Glen Young, preview an early-season "must-win" game for the Orange.
Eastridge vs. Irondequoit
9/26/2014 -- The Eastridge Lancers take on the Irondequoit Eagles in this Section V high school matchup.
Stillwater vs. Mechanicville
9/26/2014 -- The Stillwater Warriors and the Mechanicville Red Raiders meet in the Indian Bowl in this Class C matchup.
Fayetteville-Manlius vs. Baldwinsville
9/26/2014 -- The Fayetteville-Manlius Hornets and the Baldwinsville Bees meet in a high school football matchup aptly nicknamed the "Bug Bowl."
Orange OT: Syracuse-Notre Dame Recap
Brendan McDaniels and former Orange quarterback Bill Scharr, break down Syracuse's 31-15 defeat Saturday night to No. 8 Notre Dame at MetLife Stadium.
Canisius vs. Jamestown
9/26/2014 -- The No. 1 team in New York State, the Canisius Crusaders, take on the No. 3 team, the Jamestown Red Raiders, in this high school football matchup.
Homer vs. Chittenango
9/25/2014 -- The undefeated Homer Trojans face off against the 0-3 Chittenango Bears in this Thursday night high school football matchup.
Player Profile: Terrel Hunt
Terrel Hunt is the Orange quarterback this season. Find out what he thinks it takes to be a good quarterback and overall leader as he lead the Orange this year.
Syracuse in 60: Notre Dame Preview
Brian Higgins and Glen Young talk about the missed opportunities that did the Orange in last week in their 34-20 loss to Maryland, and they look ahead to a prime-time showdown with Notre Dame.
Player Profile: Brandon Reddish
Cornerback Brandon Reddish discusses his journey into football and his outlook on life and playing for the Syracuse Orange.
Williamsville South vs Grand Island
9/19/2014 -- The Williamsville South Billies help the Grand Island Vikings open up their new stadium in this Section VI battle.
Guilderland vs Saratoga Springs
9/19/2014 -- The Guilderland Dutchmen take on the Saratoga Springs Blue Streaks in the first league game for both teams of the 2014 season.
New Hartford vs Whitesboro
9/19/2014 -- The New Hartford Spartans take on the Whitesboro Warriors in this high school football matchup. Both teams are 2-0 on the season and ranked as two of the top ten teams locally.
Brendan McDaniels and Bill Scharr give you a recap of SU's Saturday loss to Maryland in Orange Overtime.
Skaneateles vs. Westhill
The Lakers of Skaneateles visit the Warriors of Westhill. Join Kevin Brown and Dale Drypolcher for this battle of the spread offenses.
Voorheesville vs Watervliet
9/12/2014 -- The Watervliet Cannoneers open up their brand new stadium with a Central Division rivalry matchup against the Voorheesville Blackbirds.
Clarence vs St. Joe's
9/13/2014 -- The Clarence Red Devils take on the St. Joe's Marauders in a cross league football matchup.
Churchville-Chili vs Brockport
9/12/2014 -- The Brockport Blue Devils host Section V opponent Churchville-Chili Saints in this high school football matchup.
Minisink Valley vs Pine Bush
9/12/2014 -- The Minisink Valley Warriors take on the Pine Bush Bushmen in this Section IX high school football matchup.
Liverpool vs Central Square
9/12/2014 -- In this Section III matchup, the Central Square Redhawks host the Liverpool Warriors on the field in this high school football battle.
Waterville vs. Sauquoit Valley
Both teams look to avoid an 0-2 start in this rivalry game. Join Steve Infanti and Dale Drypolcher in an Indian vs. Indian battle between Waterville and Sauquoit Valley.
Syracuse head coach Scott Shafer talks about the Orange's performance against Villanova, and their upcoming game at Central Michigan.
Westmoreland vs. General Brown
Join Dan D'Uva and Dale Drypolcher for the Class C vs. Class D matchup between the Westmoreland Bulldogs and the General Brown Lions.
Nottingham vs. Rome Free Academy
Join Steve Infanti and Dale Drypolcher for Nottingham vs. Rome Free Academy from Tom Hoke Field in Rome, New York.
Shaker vs. Christian Brothers Academy
Robert Lee and James Allen have the call for Shaker vs. C.B.A., a rematch from last year's Section 2 Super Bowl.
Syracuse Wins Opener in Double Overtime
The Orange Overtime crew breaks down a wild season opener in the Dome in which the Orange escaped with a 27-26 double overtime victory against the Villanova Wildcats.
Shafer Happy With W but Work to be Done
Matt Park caught up with Syracuse football coach Scott Shafer at Varsity as they get ready for this week’s episode of Syracuse Sidelines.
Early Bye Week May Help Orange Regroup
Coming off a wild win against Villanova and looking ahead to Central Michigan on Sept. 13, our Syracuse in 60 crew says the early bye week may be just what the Orange need to sort out personnel issues.