New York State Sportswriters Association   
    
Search
 
→ Rankings
NYSSWA rankings are updated weekly. See the latest plus the earlier weeks' updates on our rankings page.

 
 
→ User tools

Useful sites on the web
Organizations
Media:
   Handy links to newspaper, television and cable TV sites across New York.

Sanctioning bodies
   Official sites of NYSPHSAA member sections, PSAL and CHSAA.

   N.Y. State Public Schools Athletic Association: The site for the largest sanctioning body for high school sports in New York contains tournament schedules (and contact info) as well as the all-important BEDS numbers, which are the enrollment numbers that determine classifications.

Others
   New York State Athletic Administrators Association:

Forums and chat boards
   SectionV.talksback.com: Launched in January 2007, this site is a combination of news and user opinion meshed into a forum format.

   Syracuse.com forums: Take a little trash-talking, stir in a dash of gossip and add liberal doses of opinion and you have the sports Syracuse.com discussion groups on Syracuse.com, the web site of The Post-Standard. Though the newspaper is a Syracuse publication, topics and contributors are from across N.Y. The football board is always very active, even in the offseason.

Multi-sport, section-focused sites
   FrontierLeagueSports.com: Covering a sliver of the north end of Section 3 since September 2006.

   New York City Sports News: The site covers some college and professional teams, but much of its bandwidth is dedicated to CHSAA and PSAL sports.

   SectionXSports.com: This is one-stop shopping for everything in Section 10, with the "S" staples of information -- schedules, statistics and stories.

National sites
Baseball
   Baseball America maintains an extensive site dedicated to draft prospects and other topics related to the high school game.

Basketball
   Links for basketball are now available at RoadtoGlensFalls.com

Cross country, track and field
   ArmoryTrack.com: Though primarily serving the metropolitan New York City area, ArmoryTrack.com compiles and posts considerable amounts of info on cross country and track from all over New York.

Dyestat.com    Dyestat.com: A fountain of information for cross country, indoor track and outdoor track. John Dye and crew set up shop at numerous major events across the country each school year, providing same-day coverage including stories, agate and photos.

   LeoneTiming.com: This outfit does the automated results for a number of cross country and track meets throughout the year, paricularly in Central New York. It's a nice resource for digging up old agate.

   TullyRunners.com: One-stop shopping for a ton of info related to scholastic cross country and track in New York. The speed ratings for cross country make it possible to compare performances and stimulate plenty of discussion in the running community.


   
Football
   Links for football are now available at RoadtoSyracuse.com

Ice hockey
   New York High School Hockey Coaches Association: Content includes al-state selections and the history of the NYSPHSAA tournament.

   U.S. High School Hockey Organization: The USHSHO does weekly national power rankings for boys ice hockey. One of the more interesting tools on the site is a list of scores from around the country for the last 10 days, which is a valuable resource during the playoffs.

Lacrosse
   LaxLessions.com: Heavily concentrated on the tri-state area, this site breaks a lot of news about recruiting, coaching changes, etc.

   LaxPower.com: With its daily scores lists, computerized rankings by state (and class) and numerous other bits of imformation, this is one of the better single-sport sites in the country.

Soccer
NCSAA    National Soccer Coaches Association of America: The NSCAA does weekly national rankings for boys and girls soccer and selects all-region and All-America teams each fall. Such a high percentage of N.Y. high school coaches belongs to the organization the New York is actually a region all by itself in the organization.

   Soccer Long Island Magazine has the lowdown on boys and girls action in Nassau and Suffolk counties.

Swimming
   SwimData.info: It's not a complete list, but there are numerous up-to-date reports on the leaders in individual events and relays from across the state.

Volleyball
   RochesterVBall.com: Not just limited to high school volleyball -- or volleyball in Rochester, for that matter. There's some useful information on the site, and the forum boards sometimes get quite active.

Wrestling
   Armdrag.com: Largely a Section 5 site, but consistently updated with info of use to fans from around the entire state.

   LongIslandWrestling.com: An impressive source of historial information for Sections 8 and 11, as well as results from every NYSPHSAA state tournament final since 1963.

   NewYorkWrestlingOnline.com: Regularly updated high school and college news related to New York.



  
→ Recent blogs and news       NYSSWA RSS feed
  • 3/27: SIA, Albany Academy defend 'A' titles
  • 3/26: Lincoln boys, South Shore girls triumph
  • 3/25: Fed recap: A .500 day for L.I. Lutheran
  • 3/23: Ex-Island ace Stroman hero of WBC
  • 3/22: Fired Garden City coach files suit
  • 3/21: St. Ray's guard is Mr. N.Y. Basketball
  • 3/20: Mount Vernon wins 11th state crown
  • 3/19: Boys basketball scoreboard, schedule
  • 3/19: Girls recap: Baldwin ends Ossining's run
  • 3/19: Boys recap: Westhill earns fifth crown
  • 3/18: Armory track visionary Sander dies
  • 3/18: Boys recap: Both Sec. 4 teams win
  • This Site
    HOME | BLOG | RANKINGS | BRACKETS | REFERENCE | KERR CUP | ABOUT US

    ©2017 New York State Sportswriters Association. All rights reserved. Contact us via e-mail.

    → Twitter
       Get all the latest:

    Follow the NYSSWA on Twitter

      
    Road To Syracuse H.S. football in New York   Ten Man Ride H.S. lacrosse in New York
    Road To Glens Falls boys H.S. basketball in N.Y.   Road To Troy girls H.S. basketball in N.Y.
    ROCVarsity.com