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ON TAP TODAY: WEEK PICKS UP WITH A BUSY DAY, HIGHLIGHTED BY THE STAC GOLF CHAMPIONSHIPS (2021-10-12)

Southern Tier Sports Report
After a light day of local to start the week on a holiday, things pick up this week with the busiest day of the sports week.

There are nine events on the schedule, including the STAC Golf Championships, and a big swim meet between Corning and Horseheads.

Here’s a look at the day’s schedule.

GOLF
HORSEHEADS, CORNING, ELMIRA AT STAC MEET, 9 A.M.:

Area teams join the rest of the STAC meet at Mark Twain. The three division winners and three wildcards in the STAC bring full teams, while everyone else brings top individuals for the meet that will crown a team, and individual champion. Corning won at the class sectionals last week.

CROSS COUNTRY
HORSEHEADS, ELMIRA, CORNING AT BIG FLATS, 5:30 P.M.:

Running at the Big Flats Community Park, the Hawks, Blue Raiders and Express runners will all meet. Elmira is coming of a strong showing at the Bob Greene Invitational, while Corning’s runners shined against the best teams in the Northeastern United States at Eastern States in Manhattan.

SWIMMING AND DIVING
CORNING AT HORSEHEADS, 5:30 P.M.:

The two teams are both unbeaten in dual meets as they meet in a key STAC matchup. Horseheads is coming off a strong showing at the Shenendehowa Invite, while Corning last swam at Elmira.

ELMIRA AT BINGHAMTON, 5:30 P.M.:
The Express hit the road to take on Binghamton in a swimming and diving meet.

BOYS’ SOCCER
NOTRE DAME AT ODESSA-MONTOUR, 7 P.M.:

The Crusaders wrap up their season on the road. Notre Dame will be looking for their first win of the year, although they have been finishing the season strong, with back-to-back one goal losses, the last one to a 10-1 Trumansburg team.

GIRLS' SOCCER
ITHACA AT HORSEHEADS, 6 P.M.:
The Blue Raiders need to pick up a win today to clinch a spot in the sectional playoffs.

VOLLEYBALL
WAVERLY AT EDISON, 6:30 P.M.:

The Spartans host the Wolverines in a key IAC matchup. Edison is coming off a win over Newark Valley.

VESTAL AT ELMIRA, 6:30 P.M.:
The Express play host to a tough Vestal team in a STAC matchup.

BINGHAMTON AT HORSEHEADS, 6:45 P.M.:
The Blue Raiders host Binghamton. Horseheads is unbeaten on the season.

UNION-ENDICOTT AT CORNING, 6:30 P.M.:
The Hawks play host to Union-Endicott in STAC volleyball action.


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