The Dryden baseball team defeated Waverly 8–1 on May 1. Trey Tyler pitched a complete game, striking out three and walking none while only giving up one run on five hits. Jacob Babcock went 1-for-2 with a solo blast, a walk and two runs scored. Sam Dow went 1-for-2 with a double, a walk, two runs scored and three runs batted in. Adam Buttaccio went 2-for-4 with a run scored and a RBI. Cody Senecal went 1-for-3 with a two-bagger and a run scored. Dylan Bell went 1-for-3 with a run scored and a RBI. Sean Peck went 1-for-2 with a walk and a RBI.
The Lions also won its game against Trumansburg on May 3 by the score of 13–6. Senecal swatted a grand slam, driving in four runs and scoring two on the day. Tyler also homered and went 2-for-5 with a run scored and three RBI. Bell went 3-for-5 with a double, two stolen bases, a run scored and two RBI. Buttaccio went 2-for-4 with two doubles, a RBI and three runs scored. Ben Maza went 3-for-4 with a RBI and a run scored. Zach Rochford went 2-for-4 with two runs scored. Dalton Cornell went 2-for-3 with a stolen base, a run scored and a RBI. Peck went 1-for-3 with a run scored and two walks. He also pitched six and a third innings, giving up five runs (four earned) on eight hits while walking two and striking out seven. Brandon Mailler went 1-for-3 with a walk, a hit-by-pitch and a run scored.
For Trumansburg, Liam Reynolds went 2-for-4 with two doubles and two runs scored. Lucas Taves went 2-for-4 with a run scored.
Dryden’s boys golf team won its match against Moravia 215–263 on May 2. Kevin Gardner shot a 37, two-over par to lead the Lions. Connor Smith shot the second-lowest score on the squad with a 42. Patrick O’Neill finished a stroke behind Smith with a 43. Brandon Madigan tied his personal-best score of 45 on the day. Jack Whyte shot a 48.
Dryden’s boys lacrosse team lost a tight match to Chenango Valley by the score of 9–8 on May 4. Joey Schufelt scored four goals in the match. Ethan Hicks scored three goals and recorded one assist. Garet Marsh scored once and assisted on three goals. Finn Wise tallied three assists. Robbie Busby assisted on a goal as well.
The Lions topped Waverly 12–5 on May 6. Marsh netted six goals on the day. Hicks scored once and assisted on six goals. Busby scored three times and dished out a pair of assists. Schufelt scored two goals.
Several boys and girls outdoor track and field teams from the area competed at the IAC Divisional Meet on May 6 at Marathon. Dryden, Lansing and Trumansburg competed against one another as well as other schools in the large school section. Groton competed in the small school section. Newfield competed in a separate section from the two above.
Dryden’s Vincent Scott won two individual events. Scott won the boys 110 meter hurdles with a time of 16.62 seconds, and the triple jump with a mark of 41’6”. Kyle Brown won the boys 400 meter hurdles, clocking in at 1:01.93. Brown finished in second place in the boys 110 meter hurdles with a time of 17.10 seconds.
Jakob Greenwood was victorious in the boys 400 meter run with a time of 53.27 seconds. Brad Hume won the boys high jump with a mark of six feet. Steven Morrow won the boys 800 meter race with a time of 2:02.47.
The Lions swept the podium in the girls shot put. Teghan Garris won with a mark of 35’9.75”. Sindiswa Pinckney came in second with a toss of 27’11.5”. Nicole Owens placed in third with a mark of 24’11.25”. Garris also won the girls discus toss with a throw of 78’5”. Owens finished in second place in that event with a distance of 74’9”.
Lansing’s Catalina Zaloj won two individual events and placed in second in another. Zaloj won the girls 400 meter hurdles, crossing the finish line at 1:10.11. She also won the girls high jump with a leap of 5’5”. She came in second in the girls 100 meter hurdles with a time of 16.98 seconds. Ellie Howell won that event when she tallied a time of 16.91 seconds.
Gwen Gisler earned gold in the girls long jump and pole vault. Gisler won the long jump with a mark of 15’5”. She won the pole vault with a height of 10’6”.
The Bobcats swept the podium in the girls 800 meter run. Emmaline Jackson won with a time of 2:33.84. Eden Jackson finished in second place with a time of 2:41.27. Kinsley Jacobs came in third with a time of 2:44.37. Emmaline also won the girls 1,500 meter race when she recorded a time of 5:12.55.
Sam Panzer won the boys 100 and 200 meter dash with times of 11.50 and 23.52 seconds, respectively. Catie Eisenhut was the only participant in the girls 3,000 meter run, finishing with a winning time of 10:41.14. Jack Thomas won the boys 3,200 meter run with a time of 10:40.49. Teresa Garcia won the girls triple jump with a mark of 30’9”.
Trumansburg’s Glenn Parker won the girls 100 meter dash with a time of 13.26 seconds. John Wofford won the boys 1,600 meter race with a time of 5:00.91. Finley Edmonds won the girls 200 meter dash with a time of 26.98 seconds. Zeb Whitford won the boys shot put with a mark of 40’8.75”.
The Blue Raiders swept the podium in the boys long jump. Josiah Lopez won the event with a mark of 20’4”. Cristian Pia Miller placed in second with a mark of 18’10.5”. Dean Sheerer came in third with a mark of 18’9”.
Alex Zoner and Evelyn Van Ness were the only two competitors in the girls 2,000 meter steeplechase. Zoner won with a time of 9:08.90 and Van Ness finished in second with a time of 9:53.80.
Aiden Begeal, Kevin Lampman and Robert Andrew competed as the only participants in the boys 3,000 meter steeplechase. Begeal won with a time of 10:58.46, Lampman came in second with a time of 11:25.35 and Andrew placed in third with a time of 11:30.39.
Groton’s Lillyan McCormick won the girls 400 meter race with a time of 1:04.21 and the 200 meter dash with a time of 27.73 seconds. Jaylyn Comstock won the girls 100 meter dash with a time of 13.57 seconds. Emma Kennett won the girls long jump with a leap of 14’8.5”. Jay Vanvalkenburg finished first in the boys high jump with a mark of 5’5”. Ella Repper won the girls high jump with a height of 4’5”. Lauren Reeves placed first in the girls 400 meter hurdles with a time of 1:17.65. Nick Radley won the boys long jump with a mark of 17’6.75”.
Newfield’s Jenna Goodwin and Renee Bickham competed against each other in the girls 2,000 meter steeplechase. Goodwin won with a time of 8:23.40. Bickham finished in second with a time of 9:44.90.