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03/27 - Ryan McAdam named to McDonald's All Star Team (d&c article)



03/17 - Fairport Boys' Basketball Finishes Season with Impressive Awards (article)



03/12 - Boys' JV Hoops end year with 14-4 Record (Lampion Article by Cory Magee)


03/12 - The History Behind the Rivalry : The Raiders and the Royal Comets (Lampion Article by Jessie Assimon)


03/12 - An Emotional Ending to a Season Cut Short (Lampion Article by Joe DiPerna)



03/15 - Niagara beats Arcadia (d&c article)


03/11 - Arcadia over Rush! (d&c article)



3/10 - Fairport Cheerleaders Win National Competition (d&c article)


3/09 - Fairport Varsity Cheerleading wins National Championship in Orlando (news)



03/07 - Rush Henrietta wins the Section V Class AAA title with a 62-52 win over our varsity Raiders. Congratulations to RH on an undefeated season and to coach Chris Reed for winning Coach of the year!


Congratulations to our Red Raiders for  an absolutely OUTSTANDING season!


(d&c article . stats)




03/06- Scott is a perfect Fitch for Fairport basketball (d&c article)



3/05 - The Section V Class AA playoffs are down to four teams. (buffalo news article)



3/02 - Fairport's Boys' Varsity Red Raiders beat East High by 8 points to advance to the Section V finals ... AGAIN!  (d&c article)





2/29 - Randy Bills, former FHS Red Raider (1999) and current Brockport basketball stand-out, has earned a spot on the 2003-04 SUNYAC Men's All-Conference Second Team. Congratulations, Randy! (source)


2/28 - Boys' Varsity wins in Round 2 of the Section V Playoffs, defeating Gates Chili 74-51 (d&c article)

photo by Bill Poray


February Lampion:


2/25 - The Lady Raiders come up short against #1 seed Penfield; 54-73 (stats)



2/22 - Girls' Varsity (9th seed) defeats Edison Tech (8th seed) by 19! Final score was 60-41. (d&c article)



2/22 - Fairport Varsity Cheerleaders take home three trophies from the Kiss 98.5 "Cheer for the Cure" competition. (news)



2/22 - The JV Cheerleading Team took home First Place! (news)




02/18 - Boys' Varsity ends regular season with a two-point victory over Mendon. (d&c article)


02/18 - Boys JV Wraps up a 14-4 Season (summary)



02/15 - Former Fairport star, Randy Bills, in the news (d&c article)


02/15 - Boys' Varsity Seeded #2 in 2003-2004! Congrats Guys! (seeding)

Section V Class AAA Playoff Bracket


2/15 - The Lady Raiders played their final game of the season at home against Penfield. The JV Raiders won by five points (48-43) while the Varsity Raiders finished the season with a 39-61 performance. (stats)



02/12 - Boys Varsity bested by Rush Henrietta, 59-50 (d&c article)



2/11 - Girls Varsity loses a heart-breaker to RH: Rush-Henrietta 46, Fairport 45 (d&c article)


2/11 - Geneseo freshman Steve McDonnell (Fairport) leads the SUNYAC in 3-point field goal percentage (51 percent). He sat out last season because of an injury while a walk-on at Division I Buffalo. (d&c article)



02/08 - Bird's Eye Foods - Section V Player of the Week

Adam Blanchard of Greece Arcadia and Ryan McAdam of Fairport Blanchard, a 5'11" senior guard, totaled 46 points, 17 rebounds, 17 assists and 17 steals last week in wins over Pittsford Sutherland, Greece Athena, and Webster Thomas to remain undefeated. In the 67 to 64 win over Thomas, he hit a three-point basket from half court as the buzzer sounded. In that game, he had 21 points, six assists, eight steals, 12 rebounds, and three blocked shots. McAdam, a 6'3" senior forward, led the Red Raiders to wins over Brockport, Hilton and Gates Chili, lifting their record to 13 and 2. Against Gates-Chili, he scored 15 points, against Brockport 20 points, and against Hilton 10 points including two 3-pointers for a total of 45. He also pulled down a total of 25 rebounds in last week's three wins.


2/06 - Boys Varsity goes to 12-2 on the season with a win over Gates-Chili; 61-46 (photos)


2/06 - Boys JV racks up 3 wins in a busy week (summary)



2/05 - Girls Varsity takes it on the road to Gates Chili and wins by 6 (stats)


2/05 - Girls JV trumps Gates Chili 45-37 (stats)



February 7, 2004: Newsflash from Jamestown, NY:

The Fairport Raiders stormed into town today, and cheerleading will never be the same. Fairport's Modified squad was untouchable, bringing home another first place performance. Meanwhile, the JV team again showed why they ARE the best of the best, taking top honors, and the coveted Grand Champions Award. ( )



2/03 - Boys Varsity wins at home over Brockport by a score of 71-57 (stats)



2/1 - Former Fairport Raider, Randy Bills, in the news in this D&C article!



1/31 - Girls JV wins 13th game of the season over Irondequoit; 42-25


1/31 - Girls Varsity bested by Irondequoit; 46-55


1/31 - Boys Modified A Red team checks in with an 11-1 record and an average 16 point spread! stats...



1/30 - The Red Zone makes it into the D&C (article)



1/23 - A great interview with former Fairport Star, Caitlin Howe, at Duke (article)


1/22 - Fairport's Boys' Varsity over Churchville-Chili by 9; 57-48 (d&c article)


1/22 -- Lampion Article -- Boys Varsity Basketball Team Looking Dominant


1/22 -- Lampion Article -- Girls JV Basketball : Off to a Perfect Start


1/21 - Fairport's Dave Rizzo in the news in the Rochester D&C:

  DANESE KENON D&C staff photographer

1/20 - Girls' Varsity drops a tight one to Churchville-Chili; 46-47


1/20 - Girls' JV over Churchville-Chili by 14; 49-35


01/13 - Girls' JV beats Penfield, 55-34!


01/13 - Boys' JV beats Gates by 20 but lose to Rush Henrietta by 2 at the buzzer in OT. (summary)



01/10 - Rush over Fairport Boys' Varsity by 3 (d&c article)


01/09 - Fairport Boys' Varsity ready for Rush Henrietta! (d&c article)



01/08 - Fairport Boys' Varsity over Gates Chili 62-45 (d&c article)


01/07 - Fairport Girls' Varsity wins first game of the season over Gates Chili, 50-39 (d&c article)


12/30 - Fairport's JV Lady Raiders win the Holiday Classic! (summary)


12/30 - Fairport's Boys' JV Team takes second in the first annual Fairport Holiday Classic (summary).



12/29 - Boys Varsity defeats Lockport in game 1 of this year's Fairport Holiday Tournament but drop their first of the season to McQuaid in game 2. (d&c article)


12/29 - Boys JV team beats Webster Schroeder & Hilton (summary)



12/19 - Boys Varsity wins over Hilton, 70-49. (d&c article


18-Dec: Howe Cleared to Play -- Fairport's Caitlin Howe will make her long awaited collegiate basketball debut Saturday when third ranked Duke plays at Northwestern State in Louisiana. Article by Mike Hedeen @ RNews 


See also:


Redshirt Freshman Caitlin Howe Cleared To Play @ GoDuke

photo by Bob Gosney



12-Dec: Brockport defeats Fairport's Lady Raiders Varsity 79-71 in OT (d&c article)


12-Dec: Boys Varsity defeated Brockport, 49-31 (d&c article)


12-Dec: Boys JV out to a 3-0 start on the season with a win over Brockport, 66-51


10-Dec: Boys Varsity defeated Churchville-Chili, 68-36


10-Dec: Boys JV puts up second win over Churchville-Chili, 49-27

Boys JV vs. Churchville Chili


07-Dec: Boys Varsity wins season opener 70-35 over Edison Tech


07-Dec: Boys JV win season opener over Edison, 57 to 52. The team made 6 of 8 foul shots in the fourth quarter to seal the victory.



04-Dec: Girls Varsity drops season opener to Athena, 64-37. (more)



17-Sep: Section V Honors Fairport's Mike Ruff, Class of 1975 (more)





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