Whitesboro's historic season ends with state title game loss to defending champs
SYRACUSE — The Whitesboro football team ran into what head coach Curtis Schmidt called a "phenomenal" Somers team Saturday afternoon, losing 35-6 to the defending Class A state champs from Westchester County at the JMA Wireless Dome. Both teams lost their first game of the season before running off...
Girls basketball: See who made the 2023-24 Journal News/lohud Players to Watch List
In a stellar season for Section 1 girls basketball, three teams reached state public high school championship games last winter with Panas claiming the state Class B crown and White Plains finishing as Class A runner-up and Putnam Valley as Class C runner-up. Some stars from those teams have gone on to collegiate squads. But others will suit up again this year for their high school teams. ...
Somers goes back-to-back in NYSPHSAA football title game with a win over Whitesboro
SYRACUSE – How do you top a storybook ending? It’s not impossible. After graduating most of the headliners from last year’s championship team, Somers worked diligently to get a new...
Cro-Hud-Haldane Girls Swim Team
Montrose, NY – The Croton-Hen Hud-Haldane swim team is making waves once more in the 2023 fall season. Coach Lauren Siegel, a fifth-grade teacher at Furnace Woods Elementary School, returned to lead the team and Juliet Soriceli, a general music teacher at B-V Elementary School coached alongside Siegel for the first time.
North Jersey traffic - NY Jets host Falcons at MetLife Stadium Sunday
At MetLife Stadium, the Jets face the Falcons Sunday afternoon, with parking lots opening early in the morning. Daytime and overnight construction will cause lane closures on major roadways including Interstates 80 and 287; and State Routes 10, 20, 21 and 94. The Jonas Brothers return to their home state...
Cross-country: Lakeland/Panas's Bobby Mayclim finishes in top third at Nike Nationals
No, he won't have to find room in his luggage for a gold, silver or bronze medal, but Babbly Mayclim put an exclamation point on his near fairy-tale cross-country season Saturday, finishing in the upper third of all runners in the Nike Cross Nationals boys championship in Portland, Oregon. The...
White Plains Elementary Hoop Shoot Champs named
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Army-Navy Rivalry Brings Unmatched History To Gillette Stadium
The Army-Navy Game will be played in New England and at Gillette Stadium for the first time on Dec. 9, marking the start of a new chapter in the 124-year history of America’s Game. Yes, it’s been around that long. The one-of-a-kind rivalry will see plenty of firsts...
Scovens’ 11 help Army down Maritime 74-39
WEST POINT, N.Y. (AP) — Josh Scovens scored 11 points as Army beat Maritime 74-39 on Friday night. Scovens added eight rebounds for the Black Knights (1-7). Ryan Curry scored nine points, going 3 of 5 (2 for 4 from 3-point range). Abe Johnson shot 4 of 5 from the field to finish with eight points.
CHBC Wins Third in a Row with Second Win Over Ramsey in a Week
For the second time in a week, the Cowden-Herrick/Beecher City Bobcats and Ramsey Rams squared off and CHBC again came away with a win, beating Ramsey 70-33 in Egyptian Illini Conference action on Friday night. The Bobcats got off to a quick start, taking a 20-6 lead after the first quarter backed by the hot start of senior Gage Lorton who dropped 12 points in the quarter. Ramsey would play the Bobcats a little closer in the second quarter, but the Rams were outscored again, 16-10, as CHBC would take a 36-16 halftime lead. The two teams would battle point for point, each scoring 16 points in the third quarter with Ramsey senior Gunner Finley hitting 8 points as CHBC continued to hold the lead, 52-32. CHBC would shut down the Ramsey offense in the fourth quarter, outscoring the Rams 18-1 as they would close out the big 70-33 win. CHBC’s Lorton would finish the game with 30 points to lead all scorers with teammate Clayton Wojcik also hitting double digit scoring with 11 points. Ramsey was led by Gunner Finley with 14 points. CHBC improves to 4-2 on the season (1-0 in the EIC) and will have a tough test on Tuesday when they travel to Effingham to take on St. Anthony in a National Trail Conference matchup. Ramsey will travel to Edinburg today where they will face Hartsburg-Emden in the Ben Theilen Shootout at 7:00pm.
Cross-country: 2023 All-County honors
BERGEN COUNTY Boys FIRST TEAM Chris Brady, Ridgewood senior ...
Funding Opportunity for Local Youth Sports Programs: Westchester County Youth Bureau Invites Proposals
The Westchester County Youth Bureau (Bureau) has introduced a new funding opportunity for the 2023-2024 Youth Team Sports Programs (YTS). This funding, up to $50,000, is available for not-for-profit and community-based organizations running youth team sports programs for those under 18.
John Jay Girls Basketball Falls to Lakeland
CROSS RIVER, N.Y. - The last time John Jay faced Lakeland, the Wolves pulled out a 55-44 first round sectional one win. A year later, the team roster has almost completely turned over, but a 10-9 second quarter game looked like a pretty good start for the young Wolves. That is until inexperience caught up with the girls on Friday, December 1. Lakeland took the quarter 11-2 and easily cruised to a 41-30 victory. Even so, the road game began from a position of strength for John Jay. Sela Halaifonua put up a jumper, Jane Brennan boxed out the rebound and muscled...
Gomez-Alonso, Mustangs Set Single-Game Steals Records as Monroe Women’s Basketball Cracks Century Mark against Harford
NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y., December 2, 2023 – Carlota Gomez-Alonso and the Monroe College Mustangs women's basketball team put on a ridiculous defensive effort on Saturday in a 102-39 victory over Harford Community College at the Monroe Athletic Complex, setting the individual and team records for single-game steals in the win at home. The Mustangs improve to 5-4 overall with the win, while the Fighting Owls drop to 3-4.
Army Black Knights vs. New York, State U. of Privateers live stream info, start time, TV channel: How to watch NCAA Basketball on TV, stream online
New York, State U. of Privateers @ Army Black Knights. Current Records: New York, State U. of 0-0, Army 0-7 Fubo (Try for free) For a limited time, new subscribers can save $20 on Fubo’s Pro, Elite, and Premier plans. What to Know. The Army Black Knights will host...
Con Edison Athlete of the Week: Somers football's Ryan Cole
Athletics: In the state semifinals, Cole had two sacks, three tackles for loss and eight total tackles as the Tuskers beat Niskayuna, 21-7, to advance to this weekend's championship game. ... The weekend before, he had six total tackles, three for a loss and two sacks in a 31-7 win over Averill Park in the regional final. ... As of Wednesday, the captain of the football team has 68 solo tackles, 27 tackles for losses, 15 sacks, one interception, one blocked kick and two forced fumbles for the season. ... He's garnered All-State, All-Conference, All-League, top linebacker in Section 1 Class A, and Section 1 all-star team honors. ... Cole is also a member of the varsity wrestling team.
Yonkers Raceway stall application available
Yonkers, NY — The Yonkers Raceway stall application for 2024 is on our website, under racing-schedules & forms. If you are already racing here in the last year, you must remember that you have to add any new horses to your stall app. We approve on a horse by horse basis.
Crusaders basketball eyes the title
The Monroe-Woodbury Crusaders boys’ varsity basketball team is ready for the 2023-2024 season. Head Coach Jimmy Hahn and Assistant Coach Steven Pallogudis go into their third year with a 24-18 record still looking for their first Section 9 title. The Crusaders season ended last year in Kingston when they...
Hill, Cortez-Fields set records at Cougar Splash
Over the weekend of Nov. 17, the Ramapo men’s and women’s swim teams participated in the Cougar Splash Invitational in Dallas, Pennsylvania. The men’s team finished in third place out of five competing teams, and the women’s team finished in fifth place out of six competing teams.
Girls soccer: 2023 All-County and All-League honors
Here are the All-County and All-League girls soccer teams, selected by the coaches. Back - Audrey Campbell, Northern Highlands, junior. Coach of the Year - Tara Madigan, Northern Highlands. SECOND TEAM. GK - Micaela Tracey, Mahwah, senior. Back - Abigail Roche, Pascack Hills, junior. Back - Nicole Freiler, Park Ridge,...