Category Archives: Sports

Panthers top Vikings

By MIKE SMITH The Rye Neck Panthers notched their first win of the season on Sept. 5, beating Valhalla 3-2 to improve to 1-1 on the year. Rye Neck saw a 2-0 lead evaporate thanks to a furious Valhalla comeback in the second, but senior Nicole Miller scored twice in the win, supplying the game-winner […]

Tigers win opener

By MIKE SMITH On Sept. 6, Tuckahoe’s football team took the field looking to put an entire preseason’s worth of distractions in the rear-view mirror in the opening week of the football season. 48 minutes later, the Tigers had their first win of 2014 in the books, routing an over-matched Valhalla squad 34-0. The Tigers’ […]

Tigers shine at scrimmage

By MIKE SMITH The Mamaroneck Tigers got their first taste of competition on Aug. 30 when they took the field at Bronxville High School as part of a five-way scrimmage involving teams from both Connecticut and New York. As the Tigers prepare for their week-one showdown with R.C. Ketcham, the scrimmage provided one last chance […]

Broncos host scrimmage

By MIKE SMITH The Bronxville Broncos played host to a five-way scrimmage on Aug. 30, inviting a handful of local squads to get some last-minute work in as the regular season opens this weekend. Mamaroneck, Fordham Prep, Hackley and St. Lukes from Connecticut were all on hand for a series of half-field, full-contact competition. According […]

Huskies looking to gel in 2014

By MIKE SMITH In 2013, the Harrison girls soccer team took a while to gel, but came together toward the end of the season to finish with a 9-8-1 record and a second-round playoff appearance under its belt. This year, with a roster full of returning players, the Huskies are poised to build upon last […]

Huguenots prepare for 2014

By MIKE SMITH After a down year in 2013, the New Rochelle Huguenots are looking to bounce back this season with a host of players returning to the pitch. But even with his team gearing up for the regular season, second-year head coach Francesco Notaristefano is working hard on laying the foundation for continued success […]

Panthers set for title defense

  By MIKE SMITH Replacing a team that made it to the state championship game just one year ago might be a tough act to follow, but this year’s Rye Neck Panthers have just one goal on their mind as the season begins; getting back in the win column after a heartbreaking loss in Syracuse. […]

Tigers retool for 2014

By MIKE SMITH The numbers might be low for Tuckahoe this year, but the expectations, unsurprisingly, aren’t. As a shorthanded and understaffed Tigers team prepares for the 2014 football season, it will be relying on a battle-tested senior class looking to capture yet another Class D championship for the school’s trophy case. With 11 seniors […]

Huskies eye Panas opener

By MIKE SMITH With a first-year head coach and quite a bit to prove, the Harrison Huskies find themselves heading into 2014 playing an unfamiliar role, underdogs. But with a talented group of returners—and a sizeable chip on their shoulders—the Huskies are eager to show they belong with the top teams in Class A. According to […]

WFAN All-Stars hit home run

On Aug. 13, Flower Park in New Rochelle played host to the third annual WFAN Celebrity Softball Game, hosted by New Rochelle grad and current WFAN radio host Craig Carton. Carton’s team, including his co-host, Jets great Boomer Esiason, former Mets closer John Franco and retired Yankees like Jim Leyritz, Willie Randolph and Cecil Fielder, […]