Category Archives: Sports

Huskies open with win

By MIKE SMITH Under first-year head coach Caitlin Rooney, the Harrison girls lacrosse team has gotten off to a fine start, soaring in its season opener on March 26 with a 9-5 win over Nanuet.  Freshman Brianna Losito’s three-goal, two-assist effort led the way for Harrison, who also got solid performances from Maddy Specht, who […]

Tigers fall to Broncos

By MIKE SMITH On March 26, two of the preeminent lacrosse programs in the section kicked off the 2015 season against one another when the Mamaroneck Tigers took on reigning Class C champion Bronxville in the spring opener for both teams. Despite a competitive start to the game for the Tigers, it wasn’t long before […]

Broncos start fast

By MIKE SMITH If Bronxville ended last season on a hot streak, it would appear that they haven’t cooled off a bit in 2015. On March 31, the reigning Class C state champions won their second game of the season, overpowering Briarcliff 18-2 to improve to 2-0 on the year.  Although the Broncos graduated an […]

Whitted out as Knicks coach

On March 30, The Westchester Knicks, the official NBA Development League affiliate of the New York Knickerbockers, announced today that head coach Kevin Whitted has been relieved of his duties. “Our focus remains on developing players and preparing them for the next step in their careers,” Westchester Knicks General Manager Allan Houston said. “The support […]

Panthers gear up for 2015

By MIKE SMITH After falling one game short of a section crown in 2014, the Rye Neck Panthers are gearing up this spring with one thought on their mind: winning the Class B title. With a huge crop of returning players this year, Rye Neck’s goals, while lofty, are certainly attainable.  The Panthers return all […]

New Ro set for 2015

By MIKE SMITH Over the last few seasons, New Rochelle’s baseball program has been firmly entrenched as one of the tops in Section I, a feat they will look to continue this year.  With 11 seniors and a talented group of youngsters on the team, big things could be in store for the Huguenots this […]

Healthy Harrison eyes 2015

By MIKE SMITH After being hit by injuries last spring, the Harrison softball team is heading into this season looking to stay healthy and make a deep playoff push. With a handful of returning stars on the roster, head coach Dean Marino feels that, if everything breaks the right way, it could be a tremendous […]

Tigers eye quick start

By MIKE SMITH After starting the 2014 season with six straight losses, the Mamaroneck Tigers pulled off an improbable run, winning 10 of their last 12 games to finish the season on a high note. This season, with all but one player returning, the Tigers are hoping to build on last year’s finish and come […]

Huskies set for season

By MIKE SMITH After going 6-16 last season, the Harrison baseball team is looking to retool this spring and make waves in one of the most competitive leagues in Section I. Buoyed by a host of returning players, the Huskies are hoping to turn things around in 2015.  Harrison has 11 players coming back this […]

Knicks fall to Charge

The Westchester Knicks, the official NBA Development League affiliate of the New York Knickerbockers, took a tough loss on the road, falling 104-73 on March 17 to the Canton Charge, the Cleveland Cavaliers’ affiliate. The teams traded a pair of twos to start the game, but it was all Charge basketball after that as Canton […]