WAVERLY'S LEWIS SIGNS TO PLAY COLLEGIATE VOLLEYBALL AT DeSALES UNIVERSITYMarch 28, 2020 Tim Birney
WAVERLY — Waverly senior Paige Lewis signed a National Letter-of-Intent Thursday to play college volleyball at DeSales University.
SECTION IV FOOTBALL: NEW DIVISIONAL ALIGNMENTS, 2020 SCHEDULES RELEASEDMarch 13, 2020 Tim Birney
THE VALLEY — The 2020 Section IV football divisional alignments and schedules have finally been released, with Waverly getting what appears to be a favorable division draw, but opening the season with back-to-back games against defending state champions, while Tioga is joined in its division by arch-rival Newark Valley.
S-VE, CANDOR MERGER LEADS TO DIVISIONAL RE-ALIGNMENTMarch 11, 2020 Tim Birney
THE VALLEY — The merger of the S-VE and Candor baseball programs has caused a slight realignment of the three divisions in the Interscholastic Athletic Conference.
WAVERLY'S CHANDLER CAPTURES BRONZE WITH RECORD-SETTING EFFORT AT STATE MEETMarch 7, 2020 Tim Birney
OCEAN BREEZE PARK, N.Y. — Waverly senior Isaac Chandler put the finishing touches on a record-setting indoor track & field season with a bronze medal in the pole vault here Saturday at the New York State Championships at the Ocean Breeze Track & Field Facility on Staten Island.
RECORD-SETTING ATANASOFF WINS TWO MEDALS, INCLUDING BRONZE, AT STATE MEETMarch 7, 2020 Tim Birney
EAST MEADOW, N.Y. — Waverly senior Mike Atanasoff capped a brilliant high school career with two more record-setting performances and a pair of state medals Saturday at the New York State Swimming & Diving Championships here at the Nassau County Aquatic Center.
ATANASOFF ADVANCES TO FINALS IN 50 AND 100 FREESTYLE SPRINTSMarch 6, 2020 Tim Birney
LONG ISLAND — Waverly senior Mike Atanasoff advanced to Saturday’s finals in both the 50- and 100-yard freestyle sprints, while senior diver Gage Streeter saw his career come to an end here Friday in Day 1 of the New York State swimming & diving championships here at the Nassau County Aquatic Center.
WAVERLY BOWS OUT OF CLASS B PLAYOFFS WITH LOSS TO UNBEATEN NEWARK VALLEYFebruary 29, 2020 Tim Taylor
NEWARK VALLEY — Newark Valley held the Waverly offense in check early and gradually pulled away for a 55-37 victory in the Section IV Class B girls basketball playoffs here Saturday evening.
STOTLER FALLS IN SEMIS; BATTLES BACK FOR FOURTH PLACE AT STATESFebruary 29, 2020 Tim Birney
ALBANY — Waverly senior Ethan Stotler dropped a hard-fought decision in the semifinals, but bounced back for a fourth-place finish here Saturday afternoon in the 160-pound bracket at the New York State Division 2 Championships at the Times-Union Center.
WAVERLY'S SEASON COMES TO AN END AT ONEONTA IN CLASS B QUARTERFINALSFebruary 28, 2020 Tim Birney
ONEONTA — Senior Scott Woodring closed out his high school career with another monster double-double, but it wasn’t enough as fourth-seeded Oneonta ousted fifth-seeded Waverly from the Section IV, Class B boys basketball playoffs with a 65-53 win here Friday night.
STOTLER MAKES QUICK WORK OF THIRD SEED IN STATE QUARTERINALSFebruary 28, 2020 Tim Birney
ALBANY — After a slow start in his opening-round match, Waverly senior Ethan Stotler, the 11th-seed at 160 pounds, left little doubt in the quarterfinals of the 160-pound bracket, decking third-seeded Onteora junior Pat Ross in 67 seconds to advance to Saturday’s semifinals at the New York State Division 2 Championships at the Times-Union Center.
STOTLER WIPES OUT EARLY DEFICIT WITH PIN; ADVANCES TO STATE QUARTERFINALSFebruary 28, 2020 Tim Birney
ALBANY — Waverly senior Ethan Stotler had faith in his cradle, and it paid off in a third-period pin of Marcus Whitman / Pen Yan senior Justin Smith in the opening round of the 160-pound bracket here Friday morning at the New York State Division 2 Championships at the Times-Union Center.
WHEELER, ATANASOFF, BENNETT LEAD WAVERLY TO THIRD-PLACE FINISH AT CLASS B CHAMPIONSHIPSFebruary 22, 2020 Tim Birney
WATKINS GLEN — Sophomore Kaden Wheeler recorded four top-three finishes, and senior Mike Atanasoff and junior Ryan Bennett each had four top-six finishes to lead Waverly to third place in the team standings here Saturday at the Section IV, Class B boys swimming championships.
WAVERLY'S VICTORIA HOUSEKNECHT PLACES 13TH AT STATE QUALIFIER, RACHEL HOUSEKNECHT FINISHES 37THFebruary 22, 2020 Tim Birney
WAVERLY — Freshman Victoria Houseknecht was less than 50 pins away from a berth at States here Saturday at the Section IV State Qualifier at the Valley Bowling Center.
WAVERLY'S WOODRING EARNS SOUTH'S LARGE SCHOOL DIVISION MVP HONORS — TWO WOLVERINES EARN SECOND-TEAM HONORSFebruary 22, 2020 Tim Birney
WAVERLY — Six-eight Waverly senior Scott Woodring, who had a potentially historic season derailed by a knee injury last year, bounced back this season to average a double-double and earn MVP honors in the IAC South Large School Division.
WAVERLY FINISHES FIFTH AT STATE QUALIFIERFebruary 21, 2020 Tim Birney
WAVERLY — Junior Matt Mauersberg finished in the top 20 to lead Waverly’s efforts at the Section IV State Qualifier here Friday. The Wolverines finishes fifth in the Division 2 team standings, while Tioga was seventh.