Thursday, October 2, 2014

WKTV - Sports

Comets fall in preseason opener
WILKES-BARRE. Pa. - The Utica Comets opened up their three-game preseason schedule with a 4-2 loss at the hands of Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Wednesday.

Generals beat HVCC on Pete McAvoy Night
HERKIMER, N.Y. (WKTV) - The Herkimer men's soccer team beat Hudson Valley 2-0 Wednesday on Pete McAvoy Night at Wehrum Stadium.

UC scores early and often, downs Hamilton
UTICA, N.Y. (WKTV) - The Utica College field hockey team used five first half goals to down cross town rival, Hamilton College, 8-2 Wednesday evening.

Peter McAvoy night held to honor, celebrate the life of a leader both on and off the field
HERKIMER, N.Y. (WKTV) - Peter McAvoy passed away earlier this year in April, just months after captaining the Herkimer Generals men's soccer team to their third straight national title, scoring the championship winning goal in the process.

Comets continue camp with day two
UTICA, N.Y. (WKTV) - Training camp continued for the Comets with day two Tuesday featuing the debuts of familiar faces like Darren Archibald and Brandon DeFazio.

Clinton gets revenge for early loss to Hamilton
CLINTON, N.Y. (WKTV) - After losing 1-0 at Hamilton earlier this year, the Clinton boys soccer team got revenge on the Emerald Knights, winning 4-0 Tuesday at home.

Generals host Pete McAvoy night Wednesday
HERKIMER, NY (WKTV) - The Herkimer men’s soccer team will host Pete McAvoy Night Wednesday, as they take on HVCC.

HOF to celebrate Community Day this Sunday
COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. - The Baseball Hall of Fame will host Community Day this Sunday.

Olympian Michael Phelps apologizes for DUI arrest
BALTIMORE - Olympic champion Michael Phelps is apologizing for his latest brush with the law, saying he is "deeply sorry to everyone I have let down" with an arrest early Tuesday on a DUI charge.

New Hartford hockey player hits the ice with the Utica Comets
UTICA, N.Y. (WKTV) -- Most people leave home to chase their dreams, but for Mike Zalewski his dreams have brought him back.