It was a big year on the local sports scene. The Auburn Doubledays hired a new general manager with past ties to the ball club. Skaneateles had four state champions. An Auburn native made his Major League Baseball debut. A new playing surface was unveiled at Holland Stadium in Auburn. And the Moravia boys basketball team overcame adversity to win a state a championship. 

Here are the top 5 Cayuga County-area sports stories of 2017.