Category Archives: Sports

Eagles finish strong

By Mike Smith The Eastchester Eagles may have finished the 2014 season with a pair of convincing wins, but the climb has just begun for the perennial playoff contenders. With the postseason seeding meeting scheduled for Oct. 22, Eastchester is hoping for a decent seed as they look to establish themselves as a top Class […]

Tigers finish strong

By MIKE SMITH After a dominant run that saw the Mamaroneck field hockey team rack up 13 straight wins and outscore its opponents 97-0 this year, the Tigers’ unblemished streak came to an end on Thursday, Oct. 16 with a 1-0 loss against a nationally-ranked Lakeland squad. That loss might be just what the Tigers […]

Garnets eye postseason

By MIKE SMITH On Monday, Oct. 20, the Rye Garnets faced one of their toughest tests of the season, taking on top-ranked Class A Mamaroneck at home in a much-needed tune-up before the start of the postseason. Although they played Mamaroneck tough, the visiting team caught fire in the second half, beating the Garnets 6-1. […]

Huguenots stay perfect

By MIKE SMITH On Oct. 11, the undefeated New Rochelle Huguenots notched another big win, trouncing previously unbeaten Scarsdale 27-0 on Senior Night at McKenna Field. With the win, the Huguenots improved to 6-0 on the season and guaranteed themselves a top seed in the upcoming Class AA playoffs.  The Huguenots came into Saturday’s game […]

Huskies turning corner

By MIKE SMITH The young Harrison field hockey team has been working to come together all year, and if the team’s last two games are any indication, the squad seems to be peaking at the right time; just before postseason play begins. The Huskies, who are currently 4-8-2, split their last two games but all […]

Panthers rout Eagles

By MIKE SMITH Area fans were treated to a playoff appetizer of sorts on Oct. 12, when Rye Neck hosted Dobbs Ferry in what would serve as a preview of a first-round Class C matchup. If Sunday’s game is any indication, the Panthers seem to have the Eagles’ number, coming away with a 33-7 win. […]

Admirals edge Tigers

By MIKE SMITH On Oct. 2, The Arlington Admirals handed Mamaroneck its first loss of the 2014 season, beating the Tigers 28-20 in a matchup between two Class AA powers. Although the Tigers, 4-1, are no longer in possession of an unbeaten mark this year, they are looking to close out the season on a […]

Rye Roundup

Boys Soccer 10/7 Bronxville d. Rye Neck 4-0 On Oct. 7, the Bronxville Broncos bested a stiff challenge from Rye Neck, beating the Panthers 4-0 at home. The win is the Broncos’ fourth straight, a good sign as the team gets ready for the postseason. Junior striker Sam Aherne led the way with two goals against […]

Broncos top Panthers

By Mike Smith Coming into a Sept. 27 matchup with Bronxville, Rye Neck’s football team hadn’t lost a regular season contest in two years. That streak came to an end this weekend, however, as Bronxville topped the Panthers 40-19 at home.  The two teams went into the half tied at 19, but a strong second […]

Huguenots rock Raiders

By MIKE SMITH On Sept. 27, the New Rochelle Huguenots got some measure of revenge against the team that knocked them out of the playoff picture last year, beating Class AA powerhouse North Rockland 35-7 at home.  For the rest of Section I, this latest one-sided win is even more proof that New Rochelle is […]