Syracuse, N.Y. -- J.J. Starling, a sophomore at Baldwinsville’s Baker High School, received a basketball scholarship offer from Syracuse on Sunday.Syracuse extended the offer to Starling after the point guard attended SU’s Elite Camp on Saturday.Starling broke the news of Syracuse’s offer via Nottingham High School assistant coach Antwan Ballinger’s Twitter page.*Top high school recruits expected to attend Syracuse’s Elite Camp *Syracuse offers scholarship to Class of 2022 guard Zion CruzStarling averaged 16.7 points for Baldwinsville as an eighth-grader and upped that to 20.7 ppg game this past season.Starling, who also plays for the AAU Albany City Rocks, was one of 65 high school prospects - comprised of rising sophomores to seniors - invited to the NCAA Next Generation during the Final Four in April. He was one of 26 members of the Class of 2022 to earn an invite.Starling also attended SU’s Elite Camp a year ago. Follow Syracuse basketball on … [Read more...] about Syracuse extends offer to Baldwinsville guard J.J. Starling
Syracuse, N.Y. -- The Syracuse Mets will begin the last full week of the 2019 International League regular season in a near dead-heat for first place in the North Division.The sizzling Mets closed a series against Rochester on Sunday by hammering the Red Wings 11-3 at NBT Bank Stadium.Syracuse’s win, combined with Scranton/Wilkes-Barre’s loss at Lehigh Valley, moved the Mets to within a half-game of the RailRiders atop the division. Syracuse has nine games left, one more than the RailRiders. Both teams have 62 losses. The Mets, who have won 10 of their last 11, host Lehigh Valley for a double-header starting at 6 p.m. on Monday. The first game is a resumption of the contest suspended by rain at Lehigh Valley on Thursday. The game will pick up in the top of the second inning with the Mets up 1-0. Syracuse will be the visiting team in that game, which is scheduled to run nine innings.The Mets will be the home team in the second game, which is scheduled for seven frames. After … [Read more...] about Syracuse Mets close in on North Division lead
Away from the coast, Sunday started off rather cool in the 50s. Temperatures at the coast held in the low to mid 60s, but clouds quickly filled in after dawn with a few showers that moved in from the ocean. Inland locations quickly warmed into the 70s with sunshine. Even along the coast, clouds and showers cleared for some afternoon sunshine. Monday is looking beautiful. We are expecting another taste of fall. Skies will be sunny as high temperatures range from the upper 60s to the low 70s. Tuesday will equally as nice with temperatures about 5 to 10 degrees warmer. Live Interactive Weather Radar Wednesday through Friday the warm up will continue. Temperatures will climb from the upper 70s into the low 80s as humidity levels increase slightly. A few showers and thunderstorms will be possible Wednesday night into Thursday morning. The holiday weekend starts to cool off. Saturday looks to be the beach day with sunshine and temperatures in the 80s. Showers will be possible by … [Read more...] about Beautiful Monday Ahead, Will Bring Another Taste of Fall
A Massachusetts woman passed away Saturday, and her family is convinced she died after contracting eastern equine encephalitis, or EEE. State health officials have not confirmed the case, but Robert Sylvia, Jr., tells NBC10 Boston that he believes his wife of 40 years died from the rare virus. He says Laurie, a 59-year-old realtor, started feeling sick on Monday and then died in the hospital Saturday. Sylvia Jr., who is president of Teamsters Local 59, a union based in New Bedford, says his wife could've been bitten anywhere, and he is urging people to take precautions against mosquito bites. The Fairhaven Health Department confirms they received a report of someone contracting EEE and are investigating a potential case. For the third time this season, a person in Massachusetts was diagnosed with EEE. (Published Friday, Aug. 23, 2019) Fairhaven health officials tell NBC10 Boston they cannot definitively say that Laurie died of EEE as they have not received any notification … [Read more...] about Fairhaven Woman Dies, Family Believes From EEE
Mixed dementia is a term used when an individual has more than one type of dementia.Most commonly, the term is used when someone has been diagnosed with both Alzheimer’s disease and vascular dementia, but it can also refer to a combination of Alzheimer’s disease and any other type of dementia. Physicians sometimes call this condition, “Dementia-multifactorial.”The determination of “mixed dementia” is often hard to validate and is infrequently diagnosed while the person is alive. Traditionally, physicians identify just one type of dementia.However, researchers are increasingly discovering through autopsies that many individuals had more one type of dementia. A National Institute on Aging study revealed that 94% of the participants had been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s, and their autopsies showed that 54% had another type of dementia.The symptoms of mixed dementia are similar to Alzheimer’s disease. The symptoms may progress faster or … [Read more...] about Alzheimer’s Q&A: What is meant by the term mixed dementia?