Category Archives: Sports

Mamaroneck Roundup

      Class AA Football qualifying round preview 10/16, 7 p.m. No. 12 Mamaroneck (0-6) at No. 5 Carmel (5-10) If one were to simply take the teams’ regular seasons record into account, it would seem as though the Tigers have wouldn’t have much of a of a chance in Friday’s playoff game against […]

Broncos gear up for postseason

By MIKE SMITH As Bronxville gets ready to play out the final stretch of the regular season, they appear to be firing on all cylinders. After a convincing 4-2 win over Class A North Rockland on Oct. 10, the Broncos are hitting their stride as the Class C playoffs loom. Lilly Grass and Mia Bettino […]

Section I football playoff preview

Class B qualifying round Oct. 17, 2:30 p.m. No. 11 Valhalla (6-0) at No. 6 Bronxville (3-3) As a result of the new seeding format, the undefeated Vikings will have to travel to Bronxville on Saturday to take on the .500 Broncos in the opening round of the Class B playoffs. Although the game should be a […]

Game at a glance

Offense Coming into the season, many people wondered how the Garnets’ offense would fare after losing a heap of key seniors to graduation. And through five games, they’ve proven that they are still one of the most explosive teams in the section. The Garnets have gotten good play from both TJ Lavelle and Mat Bruno […]

No use in predictions

By MIKE SMITH There’s an old adage in sports that says when it comes to rivalry games, you can throw a team’s record right out of the window. While it might not always ring true, there is a certain wisdom to it. On Oct. 10, the Harrison Huskies head into their annual showdown with Rye, […]

Garnets blast Huskies

By MIKE SMITH After locking down a signature win against Byram Hills on Sept. 29, the Rye Garnets kept the ball rolling against Harrison two days later, beating their league foes 4-1 in a rain-soaked Thursday night game. Although it would have been easy for some teams to have a letdown after knocking off the […]

Huguenots fall to Scarsdale

By MIKE SMITH On Oct. 5, the New Rochelle Huguenots fell to league rival Scarsdale 2-1, losing their second game of the 2015 season. Despite the setback, however, the team is in the midst of an otherwise stellar fall campaign, and head coach Jarohan Garcia is confident that his team is on the right path […]

New Rochelle Roundup

  Girls Soccer 10/2 Scarsdale d. New Rochelle 2-1 A first-half goal for the Raiders proved the difference-maker on Friday, as Scarsdale topped the visiting Huguenots 2-1. Sophie Wolf scored the lone goal for New Rochelle and Mary Fay made eight saves, but Scarsdale’s Olivia Higgins and Katie Donovan both found the net to ensure a […]

Tigers blank Foxes

By MIKE SMITH If opposing defenses have had a hard time slowing down the Mamaroneck Tigers this year, a little inclement weather wasn’t going to fare any better. On Oct. 2, Mamaroneck drubbed visiting Fox Lane 6-0 despite the downpour, extending its record to 9-0 on the season.  According to Mamaroneck coach John Savage, Friday’s […]

Harrison Roundup

Boys Soccer 10/1 Rye d. Harrison 4-1 After knocking off Byram Hills, the top-ranked team in New York state, the Garnets came into Thursday’s rivalry game with enough focus and tenacity to beat the Huskies 4-1 and earn their sixth win of the season. Bernardo Hammes had two assists in the win, and Leo Gomes, […]