Category Archives: Sports

Huskies win league

By MIKE SMITH On May 6, the Harrison track team completed a sweep at the League Championship Meet as both the boys and girls squad far outpaced the competition to add even more hardware to Harrison’s trophy case. Harrison’s boys racked up 172 points during the two-day event, winning the championship by 68 points, while […]

Sarmiento takes fifth

By MIKE SMITH On May 5, Harrison graduate Nina Sarmiento—running for Binghamton University—placed fifth in the 400m hurdles in the America East Conference Championships. The finish wasn’t just a reflection of the immense talent of the former Huskies track star, it was a testament to the sophomore’s dedication and resilience in the face of adversity. […]

Broncos unveil field upgrades

By MIKE SMITH On May 3, the renovations to Bronxville’s Lower Scout Field were officially unveiled, as legislators and fans took part in a dedication ceremony prior to the Broncos’ home contest against rival Eastchester. Although the Eagles came away with a win, the day still belonged to Bronxville, whose new field should serve generations […]

New Ro nips Raiders

By MIKE SMITH On May 3, New Rochelle protected its perfect league record with an extra-inning win over visiting Scarsdale. With the win, the Huguenots improve to 10-2 on the season, 4-0 in the league. With the playoffs looming, the Huguenots appear to be a threat, not only to win a league title, but to […]

‘Chap’ gets 500th win

By MIKE SMITH On May 2, Mamaroneck’s baseball team beat Mount Vernon 12-0 to continue an in-league winning streak coming into an inevitable showdown with New Rochelle. But the win was more than just another step towards claiming a league title for the Tigers, it also marked the 500th time Tigers coach Mike Chiapparelli has […]

Huskies eye home stretch

By MIKE SMITH What has been a trying season for Harrison continued on May 5 when the Huskies fell 13-7 to a good Westlake team to drop to 4-8 on the season. According to head coach Jon-Erik Zappala, it might just take one good game to propel his squad into playoff contention. With just four […]

Cruz signs with co-promoters

By MIKE SMITH Undefeated local fighter, Bryant “Pee Wee” Cruz, made an appearance at Mickey Spillane’s Pub in Eastchester on May 5, celebrating his recent agreement with two major promotions and drumming up interest for his upcoming May 16 fight. At 9-0, Cruz is already something of a local hero, but his fight team is […]

Rye holds 26th annual derby

On Sunday, April 27, scores of runners turned out for the 26th annual Rye Derby, one of the highlights of the local running season. Competitors of all ages hit the streets of Rye, competing in the 5-mile, 5k or 1k fun run-walk. Moroccan long distance runner Mourad Marofit, 31, won the overall 5-mile race, posting […]

Tigers edge Scarsdale

By MIKE SMITH Mamaroneck might not have gotten the bats going on April 29, but the team did come through when it counted. Taking on league foe Scarsdale, the Tigers were able to pull out an extra-inning, walk-off win to beat the Raiders 2-1 on Tuesday afternoon. With runners on second and third and one […]

Eagles clip Tigers

By MIKE SMITH On April 28, two local rivals squared-off as Eastchester and Tuckahoe went head-to-head on the baseball diamond. When the dust had settled, it was the Eagles who came out on top with a 3-2 victory, but the Tigers pushed them to the limit. Mike DiSanto got the start for Eastchester and pitched […]