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  • Two Edison Softball Stars to Play for Corning CC

    Two Edison Softball Stars to Play for Corning CC

    Two members of Edison's Class C Section IV Championship squad will be playing for the Red Barons next season.  Haley Maggs and Hailey Burdick will be wearing the red and black for Corning Community College.

    Two members of Edison's Class C Section IV Championship squad will be playing for the Red Barons next season.  Haley Maggs and Hailey Burdick will be wearing the red and black for Corning Community College.

  • 7 Local Section 4 Baseball Players Named to NYSSWA All-State Team

    7 Local Section 4 Baseball Players Named to NYSSWA All-State Team

    Thursday, July 19 2018 8:28 PM EDT2018-07-20 00:28:56 GMT

    Horseheads, N.Y. (WENY) - Seven local Section 4 baseball players have been named to the New York State Sportswriters Association All-State Team.  In Class AA, Horseheads' Michael Limoncelli was named to the the First Team. His teammate, Tony Burlingame, was selected to the Third Team. Also in Class AA, Corning's Trevor Henneman made the Fifth Team. His teammates, Kellan Beall and Alex Bardo, made the Seventh Team. In Class C, Edison's Nate Chorney was named to the Third Team. 

    Horseheads, N.Y. (WENY) - Seven local Section 4 baseball players have been named to the New York State Sportswriters Association All-State Team.  In Class AA, Horseheads' Michael Limoncelli was named to the the First Team. His teammate, Tony Burlingame, was selected to the Third Team. Also in Class AA, Corning's Trevor Henneman made the Fifth Team. His teammates, Kellan Beall and Alex Bardo, made the Seventh Team. In Class C, Edison's Nate Chorney was named to the Third Team. 

  • Dunn Field Hosts PGCBL Home Run Derby, All-Star Game

    Dunn Field Hosts PGCBL Home Run Derby, All-Star Game

    The PGCBL West All-Stars took down the East All-Stars 8 to 5 at Historic Dunn Field on Wednesday night. Additionally, the Newark Pilots' Allen Murphy took home the Home Run Derby crown. 

    The PGCBL West All-Stars took down the East All-Stars 8 to 5 at Historic Dunn Field on Wednesday night. Additionally, the Newark Pilots' Allen Murphy took home the Home Run Derby crown. 

  • The PGCBL All Star Game Returns to Dunn Field on Wednesday

    The PGCBL All Star Game Returns to Dunn Field on Wednesday

    The PGCBL All Star Game returns to Dunn Field for the first time since 2014.  Four Pioneers will represent Elmira on their home field.  The festivities start with the Home Run Derby at 7pm, with the game to follow.

    The PGCBL All Star Game returns to Dunn Field for the first time since 2014.  Four Pioneers will represent Elmira on their home field.  The festivities start with the Home Run Derby at 7pm, with the game to follow.

  • Former Elmira Jackal on Board with Hockey's Return to First Arena

    Former Elmira Jackal on Board with Hockey's Return to First Arena

    Professional hockey is back in Elmira for the first time since the end of the 2016-17 season with the Jackals.  We caught up with former Jackal Andy Iles, and he says he's on board with the idea. 

    Professional hockey is back in Elmira for the first time since the end of the 2016-17 season with the Jackals.  We caught up with former Jackal Andy Iles, and he says he's on board with the idea. 

  • Pioneers Owner Helps Bring Hockey Back to Elmira

    Pioneers Owner Helps Bring Hockey Back to Elmira

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 12:05 AM EDT2018-07-18 04:05:04 GMT

    Elmira, N.Y. (WENY) - It's official. Hockey is returning to Elmira for the first time since the Elmira Jackals departed after the 2016-2017 season.  Elmira Pioneers Owner and former Elmira Jackals General Manager Robbie Nichols announced in a news conference on Tuesday that he has obtained the rights to a hockey franchise in Elmira. The team will be the sixth team to join the Federal Hockey league for the 2018-2019 season. The FHL season will begin at some point in November, and...

    Elmira, N.Y. (WENY) - It's official. Hockey is returning to Elmira for the first time since the Elmira Jackals departed after the 2016-2017 season.  Elmira Pioneers Owner and former Elmira Jackals General Manager Robbie Nichols announced in a news conference on Tuesday that he has obtained the rights to a hockey franchise in Elmira. The team will be the sixth team to join the Federal Hockey league for the 2018-2019 season. The FHL season will begin at some point in November, and...

  • Big Flats Little League Baseball Falls in Sectionals

    Big Flats Little League Baseball Falls in Sectionals

    The Big Flats Little League 11 and 12 year-old baseball All-Stars fell to Auburn 7 to 6 in the Section 1 East Tournament on Monday. Congratulations to Big Flats on a great summer. 

    The Big Flats Little League 11 and 12 year-old baseball All-Stars fell to Auburn 7 to 6 in the Section 1 East Tournament on Monday. Congratulations to Big Flats on a great summer. 

  • A Big Day for Area Little League on Saturday

    A Big Day for Area Little League on Saturday

    Big Flats 11-12 Little League will be playing in Round 1 of Sectionals on Saturday in Maine-Endwell against Union-Endicott.  Horseheads 9-11 Little League will be playing for the Section 1 title in Syracuse on Saturday as well.

    Big Flats 11-12 Little League will be playing in Round 1 of Sectionals on Saturday in Maine-Endwell against Union-Endicott.  Horseheads 9-11 Little League will be playing for the Section 1 title in Syracuse on Saturday as well.

  • RACKER RIVALS BIG RED CHARITY HOCKEY GAME RETURNS SATURDAY

    RACKER RIVALS BIG RED CHARITY HOCKEY GAME RETURNS SATURDAY

    The annual Racker Rivals Big Red charity hockey game returns to Lynah Rink on the Cornell Campus on Saturday.  NHL hockey players, Cornell Hockey alumni, and area celebrities take part in the event to raise money for individuals with disabilities in the community.

    The annual Racker Rivals Big Red charity hockey game returns to Lynah Rink on the Cornell Campus on Saturday.  NHL hockey players, Cornell Hockey alumni, and area celebrities take part in the event to raise money for individuals with disabilities in the community.

  • Horseheads 9-11 Little League Advances to Section 1 Title Game

    Horseheads 9-11 Little League Advances to Section 1 Title Game

    Horseheads 9-11 Little League defeated Vestal on Thursday in Syracuse, 9-6.  The team now plays in the Section 1 title game on Saturday at 1 pm at Cummings Field in Syracuse.

    Horseheads 9-11 Little League defeated Vestal on Thursday in Syracuse, 9-6.  The team now plays in the Section 1 title game on Saturday at 1 pm at Cummings Field in Syracuse.

  • Elmira Handed a Tough Loss at Home From Newark, 7-4

    Elmira Handed a Tough Loss at Home From Newark, 7-4

    Elmira had won 7-of-10 PGCBL games coming into the night, but Newark hands the Pios the loss at Dunn Field, 7-4.  Ryan Winn helps steer his Pilots to the big win on the road.

    Elmira had won 7-of-10 PGCBL games coming into the night, but Newark hands the Pios the loss at Dunn Field, 7-4.  Ryan Winn helps steer his Pilots to the big win on the road.

  • Three Cornell Lacrosse Stars Named OJALL All-Stars

    Three Cornell Lacrosse Stars Named OJALL All-Stars

    Three Cornell Men's Lacrosse standouts are standing out in the off-season.  Jeff Teat was named an Ontario Junior A First Team All Star in the OJALL.  His teammates Clarke Petterson, and Jonathan Donville were named to the Second Team.

    Three Cornell Men's Lacrosse standouts are standing out in the off-season.  Jeff Teat was named an Ontario Junior A First Team All Star in the OJALL.  His teammates Clarke Petterson, and Jonathan Donville were named to the Second Team.

  • Hornell's Kyler Kent Earns More Honors

    Hornell's Kyler Kent Earns More Honors

    Hornell's First Baseman Kyler Kent has another accolade to add to the collection.  Kent, two days after being named NYCBL Offensive MVP in the All-Star game, was named NYCBL Player of the Week.  His week included an impressive .526 batting average, three doubles, seven runs, and three stolen bases.

    Hornell's First Baseman Kyler Kent has another accolade to add to the collection.  Kent, two days after being named NYCBL Offensive MVP in the All-Star game, was named NYCBL Player of the Week.  His week included an impressive .526 batting average, three doubles, seven runs, and three stolen bases.

  • Big Flats Takes the District 6 Title for 11-12 Little League

    Big Flats Takes the District 6 Title for 11-12 Little League

    Big Flats brought the big bats on Wednesday night in Painted Post.  They defeated Horseheads 13-3 for the District 6 11-12 Little League title.

    Big Flats brought the big bats on Wednesday night in Painted Post.  They defeated Horseheads 13-3 for the District 6 11-12 Little League title.

  • Bills RB McCoy accused of orchestrating assault of woman

    Bills RB McCoy accused of orchestrating assault of woman

    Wednesday, July 11 2018 10:00 AM EDT2018-07-11 14:00:35 GMT

    The lawyer for the ex-girlfriend of NFL star LeSean McCoy says the Buffalo Bills running back orchestrated an attack that left her bloody amid attempts to get her to leave his suburban Atlanta mansion.

    The lawyer for the ex-girlfriend of NFL star LeSean McCoy says the Buffalo Bills running back orchestrated an attack that left her bloody amid attempts to get her to leave his suburban Atlanta mansion.

  • Pios Win Their Sixth of Last Seven League Games

    Pios Win Their Sixth of Last Seven League Games

    The Pioneers continued their hot streak on Tuesday night in Dunn Field against Geneva, 6-2.  The win is Elmira's sixth in it's last seven league games.  

    The Pioneers continued their hot streak on Tuesday night in Dunn Field against Geneva, 6-2.  The win is Elmira's sixth in it's last seven league games.  

  • Horseheads Route to the Little League District Final

    Horseheads Route to the Little League District Final

    Before Horseheads 10-12 year-old Little League defeated Waverly on Monday night to advance to the District 6 final, they had to get by a tough Corning Painted Post American League squad.  Horseheads prevailed on Saturday to advance to the semifinal with an 8-2 victory.

    Before Horseheads 10-12 year-old Little League defeated Waverly on Monday night to advance to the District 6 final, they had to get by a tough Corning Painted Post American League squad.  Horseheads prevailed on Saturday to advance to the semifinal with an 8-2 victory.

  • Little League Corning Painted-Post vs Horseheads (10-12-Year-Olds)

    Little League Corning Painted-Post vs Horseheads (10-12-Year-Olds)

  • Hornell's Kyler Kent Named Offensive MVP in All-Star Game

    Hornell's Kyler Kent Named Offensive MVP in All-Star Game

    The NYCBL All-Stars faced the Atlantic Collegiate Baseball League All-Stars on Monday night in Syracuse.  Hornell's Kyler Kent was named NYCBL's Offensive MVP in the game.  Drew Hefner drew a walk and scored a run, while Keegan Tyrell drew two walks in the game.

    The NYCBL All-Stars faced the Atlantic Collegiate Baseball League All-Stars on Monday night in Syracuse.  Hornell's Kyler Kent was named NYCBL's Offensive MVP in the game.  Drew Hefner drew a walk and scored a run, while Keegan Tyrell drew two walks in the game.

  • Horseheads and Big Flats Advance to District Championship

    Horseheads and Big Flats Advance to District Championship

    Big Flats and Horseheads 10-12 year-old little league teams advance to the District 6 championship game.  The two will play for the title on Wednesday in Painted Post at the Painted Post Little League Field on Canada Road.

    Big Flats and Horseheads 10-12 year-old little league teams advance to the District 6 championship game.  The two will play for the title on Wednesday in Painted Post at the Painted Post Little League Field on Canada Road.

  • Furyous Summer Invitational Gets Underway in the Southern Tier

    Furyous Summer Invitational Gets Underway in the Southern Tier

    The Buffalo Wild Wings Furyous Summer Invitational kicked off today across the region.  63 teams will play in over 150 games across six fields when all is said and done on Sunday.  The action will resume Saturday morning at a "furyous" pace.

    The Buffalo Wild Wings Furyous Summer Invitational kicked off today across the region.  63 teams will play in over 150 games across six fields when all is said and done on Sunday.  The action will resume Saturday morning at a "furyous" pace.

  • Corning Painted Post Takes the District 6 Little League Crown

    Corning Painted Post Takes the District 6 Little League Crown

    Horseheads and Corning Painted Post playing for all the marbles in the District 6 Little League title game for 8-10 year olds in Waverly, NY.  Corning Painted Post comes away as your champion, 13-3.

    Horseheads and Corning Painted Post playing for all the marbles in the District 6 Little League title game for 8-10 year olds in Waverly, NY.  Corning Painted Post comes away as your champion, 13-3.

  • Pios Drop Their First Game in Last 6 to Team Canada

    Pios Drop Their First Game in Last 6 to Team Canada

    Elmira came to Dunn Field on Friday night on a hot streak, but was promptly cooled off by their neighbors to the north.  Team Canada wins game 2 of the three game exhibition 21-6.

    Elmira came to Dunn Field on Friday night on a hot streak, but was promptly cooled off by their neighbors to the north.  Team Canada wins game 2 of the three game exhibition 21-6.

  • Mansfield Alum Named to United States Women's Armed Forces Soccer Team

    Mansfield Alum Named to United States Women's Armed Forces Soccer Team

    Wednesday, July 4 2018 7:43 PM EDT2018-07-04 23:43:01 GMT

    Elmira, N.Y. (WENY) - Mansfield University alum Alana Kreiger has been named to the United States Women's Armed Forces Soccer Team. The team is open to active duty and reserved service members from the Air Force, Army, Coast Guard, Marines, and Navy. Krieger is an electrical power production journeyman with the Air Force. The team recently competed in the 2018 World Military Women's Football Championship in Texas, where the U.S. Placed 3rd in Group A. 

    Elmira, N.Y. (WENY) - Mansfield University alum Alana Kreiger has been named to the United States Women's Armed Forces Soccer Team. The team is open to active duty and reserved service members from the Air Force, Army, Coast Guard, Marines, and Navy. Krieger is an electrical power production journeyman with the Air Force. The team recently competed in the 2018 World Military Women's Football Championship in Texas, where the U.S. Placed 3rd in Group A. 

  • Sahlen's Six Hours of the Glen Kicks off WGI Race Season

    Sahlen's Six Hours of the Glen Kicks off WGI Race Season

    Friday, June 29 2018 9:05 PM EDT2018-06-30 01:05:55 GMT

    Watkins Glen, N.Y. (WENY) - The first race event of the season is in full gear at Watkins Glen International, as the Sahlen’s Six Hours of the Glen weekend is underway. The main highlight of the weekend is the WeatherTech Championship on Sunday, but there is plenty to look forward to throughout the weekend. There are multiple supporting races throughout the weekend. Friday featured the first of two Porsche GT3 Cup races. Canadian Roman De Angelis won that by two secon...

    Watkins Glen, N.Y. (WENY) - The first race event of the season is in full gear at Watkins Glen International, as the Sahlen’s Six Hours of the Glen weekend is underway. The main highlight of the weekend is the WeatherTech Championship on Sunday, but there is plenty to look forward to throughout the weekend. There are multiple supporting races throughout the weekend. Friday featured the first of two Porsche GT3 Cup races. Canadian Roman De Angelis won that by two secon...

  • Cornell Hockey Star Selected in NHL Draft

    Monday, June 25 2018 7:42 PM EDT2018-06-25 23:42:31 GMT
    Ithaca, N.Y. (WENY) - Cornell Hockey Defenseman Alex Green was selected by the Tampa Bay Lightning in the Fourth Round of the NHL Draft on Saturday.  The 20 year-old Sophomore was a key part of a Cornell Defense that allowed the fewest goals in the nation this past season. Green was selected with the 121st overall pick.  Green is the 74th player from Cornell to be selected in the NHL Draft. The Big Red have now been represented in the past 8 drafts, with 14 players selecte...
    Ithaca, N.Y. (WENY) - Cornell Hockey Defenseman Alex Green was selected by the Tampa Bay Lightning in the Fourth Round of the NHL Draft on Saturday.  The 20 year-old Sophomore was a key part of a Cornell Defense that allowed the fewest goals in the nation this past season. Green was selected with the 121st overall pick.  Green is the 74th player from Cornell to be selected in the NHL Draft. The Big Red have now been represented in the past 8 drafts, with 14 players selecte...
  • Elmira-Native Molly Huddle Wins Fourth-Consecutive U.S. 10K Title

    Elmira-Native Molly Huddle Wins Fourth-Consecutive U.S. 10K Title

    Thursday, June 21 2018 9:53 PM EDT2018-06-22 01:53:46 GMT

    ELMIRA, N.Y. (WENY) - Elmira-native Molly Huddle won her fourth-consecutive U.S. title in the 10,000 meters on Thursday.   The race was part of the USA Track and Field Championships at Drake Stadium in Des Moines, Iowa.  The former Elmira-Notre Dame star finished the 25-lap race in 31 minutes, 52.32 seconds.   Huddle got the lead early, and used a strong final lap to pull away from the eventual runner-up Marielle Hall.  Huddle has added to her local-legend lore, ...

    ELMIRA, N.Y. (WENY) - Elmira-native Molly Huddle won her fourth-consecutive U.S. title in the 10,000 meters on Thursday.   The race was part of the USA Track and Field Championships at Drake Stadium in Des Moines, Iowa.  The former Elmira-Notre Dame star finished the 25-lap race in 31 minutes, 52.32 seconds.   Huddle got the lead early, and used a strong final lap to pull away from the eventual runner-up Marielle Hall.  Huddle has added to her local-legend lore, ...

  • Elmira Native Molly Huddle Looks to Extend Impressive Streak

    Elmira Native Molly Huddle Looks to Extend Impressive Streak

    Wednesday, June 20 2018 7:08 PM EDT2018-06-20 23:08:45 GMT

    Elmira, N.Y. (WENY) - Elmira native Molly Huddle will look to win her fourth consecutive title in the 10K finals in the USA Track and Field Outdoor Championships.  The race will take place tomorrow night at Drake University in Des Moines, Iowa at 8:00 PM. The Elmira Notre Dame graduate has not participated in an outdoor track race since the 2017 IAAF World Championships in London.  Though she hasn't raced as much as she usually would have leading up to this point in t...

    Elmira, N.Y. (WENY) - Elmira native Molly Huddle will look to win her fourth consecutive title in the 10K finals in the USA Track and Field Outdoor Championships.  The race will take place tomorrow night at Drake University in Des Moines, Iowa at 8:00 PM. The Elmira Notre Dame graduate has not participated in an outdoor track race since the 2017 IAAF World Championships in London.  Though she hasn't raced as much as she usually would have leading up to this point in t...

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