ELMIRA, N.Y. (WETM) – We continue our countdown of the top sports moments from the year in review.
2018 was a year that many won’t soon forget in the region. Plenty of great plays, moments and times captured the entire local sports scene. 18 Sports finishes the countdown with our Top 5 Sports Moments from the year that was. All of us at WETM are looking forward to another big time year in sports.
18 Sports Top Stories of 2018
10. Elmira College Women’s Hockey advances to NCAA DIII National Championship
9. Horseheads Baseball advances to the New York State Class AA Final Four
8. WWE Hall of Famer Mick Foley takes down Elmira’s own Rob Cook in the ring
7. Elmira native Jeff Mathers makes MLB debut as a strength coach with Detroit Tigers
6. Elmira’s own Johnny Beecher signs with Michigan Wolverines hockey to play in college
5. Chase Elliott wins first NASCAR race at Watkins Glen International
4. Kiara Fisher commits to Syracuse University basketball
3. Mike Weaver tries out for new Alliance of American Football League
2. Eli Thomas on the road to recovery for UConn football
1. Elmira Enforcers come to Elmira and hit the ice at First Arena