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Girls basketball: Mid-Hudson BCANY all-star team

A pair of Varsity 845 girls basketball first team all-stars have been chosen to represent the Mid-Hudson in the upcoming Basketball Coaches Association of New York tournament. Lauren Desrats of Warwick and Maggie Malone of Cornwall are among the 12 players (and one alternate) who were selected by co-coaches Catie Biordi of James I. O’Neill [...]

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All-state softball teams released

All-state teams Class AA: Fourth team – Alayna Savaglio (Minisink Valley, Jr., P); Fifth team – Shannon Bonewit (Kingston, Soph., SS); Seventh team – Jennifer Lawson (Monroe-Woodbury, Sr., CF); Jazmyn Martinez (Middletown, Sr., P); Eighth team – Brittney Garcia (Newburgh Free Academy, Sr., SS) Class A: Third team – Jill Harrison (New Paltz, Jr., P); [...]

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Track championships day one notebook: Samuels a strong second

It was a big day for gold medals for Section 9 athletes with six on the opening day of the New York State track and field championships, and yet there were a couple other top-three medals earned as well. Wallkill senior Richard Samuels came into the meet with the state’s top time in the 800 [...]

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Section 9 girls track and field leaders

State rankings in parenthesis (through May 23, 2017) 100-meters: (7) Greer Liguori (Warwick, Sr.) 12.23; (33) Kayla Meade (Cornwall, Jr.) 12.55; De’ja Bowen (Middletown, Soph.) 12.67; Maimuna Jammeh (Newburgh, Sr.) 12.67; Aniyah Fisher (Washingtonville, Sr.) 12.70; Sam Rodriguez (Wallkill, Fr.) 12.84; Mikaylin Williams (Saugerties, Soph.) 12.86; Marielle Apronti (Newburgh, Sr.) 12.87; Samara Herzog (Kingston, Soph.) [...]

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Section 9 boys track and field leaders through May 22

(State and USA rankings in parenthesis) 100-meters: (10) Kabongo Barry (Spackenkill, Sr.) 10.82; (24) Markese Shelby (Roosevelt, Sr.) 10.98; (27) Khadeem Richards (Monticello, Jr.) 10.99; Brendon Harrison (Newburgh, Jr.) 11.28; Xzayviea Stephens (Port Jervis, Soph.) 11.31; Henry Bowers (Port Jervis, Jr.) 11.32; Phillip Cash (Fallsburg, Jr.) 11.42; Ethan Penner (O’Neill, Sr.) 11.42; Brandon Pierre (Goshen, [...]

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Softball standings through Thursday, May 4

OCIAA Division I Monroe-Woodbury;3-1;9-4 Middletown;3-2;7-4 Newburgh;3-2;8-5 Kingston;2-2;4-3 Pine Bush;1-5;3-10 OCIAA Division II Minisink Valley;3-0;9-0 Warwick;3-1;7-5 Valley Central;1-2;7-4 Washingtonville;0-4;1-9 OCIAA Division III Goshen;4-0;9-3 Port Jervis;1-1;5-2 Cornwall;1-2;7-4 Monticello 0-3;4-5 OCIAA Division IV Chester;4-0;6-2 Liberty;1-1;1-5 O’Neill;0-1;1-10 Burke;0-3;0-4 OCIAA Division V Sullivan West;1-0;2-6 Tri-Valley;0-1;3-5 OCIAA Division VI S.S. Seward;2-0;8-2 Eldred;1-1;4-2 Tuxedo;0-2;0-4 MHAL Division I Saugerties (17);7-2;8-4 … magic number: [...]

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Most of Friday schedule wiped out

The saturating rains have washed out most of Friday’s high school and college sports schedules, and have even reached into Saturday’s slate. The Skyline Conference softball tournament at Mount Saint Mary has been moved to Saturday, with just four teams remaining. The SUNY Athletic Conference baseball tournament at SUNY Cortland was cancelled altogether, ruining a [...]

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Not a lot of Tuesday cancellations, but some

The heavy rainstorms overnight left a couple fields unplayable. Here is the Tuesday varsity cancellation schedule: Softball Pine Plains at Rhinebeck Valley Central at Kingston Sullivan West at Hancock Girls golf Sullivan West, Goshen vs. Liberty Note: An early forecast of Thursday rain has actually changed into a forecast of heavy rain on FRIDAY.

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OCIAA softball standings through Thur. April 27

OCIAA Division I Monroe-Woodbury;3-0;7-1 Middletown;2-1;5-2 Newburgh;1-1;5-4 Pine Bush;1-3;2-7 Kingston;0-2;2-2 OCIAA Division II Minisink Valley;2-0;5-0 Warwick;2-1;6-3 Valley Central;1-1;6-2 Washingtonville;0-3;0-6 OCIAA Division III Goshen;2-0;6-2 Cornwall;1-1;4-3 Port Jervis;0-0;2-1 Monticello 0-2;2-4 OCIAA Division IV Chester;3-0;5-1 Liberty;1-1;1-3 O’Neill;0-1;1-5 Burke;0-2;0-3 OCIAA Division V Tri-Valley;0-0;2-2 Sullivan West;0-0;1-4 OCIAA Division VI S.S. Seward;1-0;4-0 Tuxedo;0-0;0-1 Eldred;0-1;1-2

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Boys lacrosse standings through Thur. April 27

Boys lacrosse standings (through Thursday, April 27) Team;League W-L;Overall W-L (GF-GA) OCIAA Division I Kingston;0-0;7-0 (100-37) Monroe-Woodbury;0-0;7-1 (107-40) Middletown;0-0;2-6 (50-79) Valley Central;0-0;2-6 (58-56) Pine Bush;0-0;1-7 (33-83) Newburgh;0-0;0-6 (19-85) OCIAA Division II Minisink Valley;0-0;6-3 (85-75) Warwick;0-0;4-2 (58-49) Cornwall;0-0;3-6 (60-90) Roosevelt;0-0;2-6 (31-77) Washingtonville;0-0;2-6 (46-95) OCIAA Division III Highland/Marlboro;1-0;7-2 (81-34) Rondout Valley;3-1;5-4 (89-78) Goshen;0-0;4-1 (58-22) Saugerties;0-0;4-2 (53-41) New [...]

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    Ken McMillan

    Ken McMillan has been covering sports since he got his first writing job in 1979. He has covered Section 9 athletics for the past 34 years. He reports on college sports, including Army and Marist College. He also writes on TV/radio sports news, ... Read Full

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