Winter storm wipes out some Saturday athletic events

Winter storm wipes out some Saturday athletic events

Heavy snow throughout Upstate New York on Saturday morning has forced postponements and cancellations of Hamilton College winter athletic events.

The swimming and diving dual meet against Rochester Institute of Technology at Hamilton's Bristol Pool scheduled for Saturday, Jan. 13 has been postponed. A new date for the meet has not been finalized. The teams' next event isn't until Friday, Jan. 26 when they travel to Union College for a dual meet that starts at 6 p.m.

The track and field teams were going to open the 2018 portion of their schedules at the Rochester Institute of Technology Invitational on Saturday morning but that meet has been canceled and will not be rescheduled. The Continentals will host the 2018 Hamilton Indoor Invitational on Friday, Jan. 19 at 4 p.m.