Category Archives: High School Sports

Weather prompts seven postponements

Tuesday’s sleet and ice storm prompted numerous school delays, but only seven varsity athletic postponements for this evening. By the way: Keep an eye out for the Wednesday-into-Thursday forecast for more snow. Alpine skiing Monroe-Woodbury, Warwick, Cornwall, Goshen, O’Neill in giant slalom, at Mount Peter, Warwick, PPD. Boys basketball New Paltz at Wallkill, PPD. Poughkeepsie [...]

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Tuesday sports slate nearly wiped clean

The early Tuesday snowstorm has cancelled all Section 9 high school sports action, and all but two local collegiate events. Still on, as of 2:10 p.m., is a men’s basketball game pitting St. Joseph’s Patchogue and host Mount Saint Mary (7 p.m.). The Tuesday postponement slate is as follows: Alpine skiing Monroe-Woodbury, Warwick, Cornwall, Goshen, [...]

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Monday’s weather prompts postponements

It was a small schedule that got even smaller with the Nor’easter headed into the Mid-Hudson Valley on Monday. As of noon, only one Section 9 varsity athletic event was still scheduled: the boys’ swim meet between Burke Catholic and host Warwick, at 4:30 p.m. Boys basketball Chester at Fallsburg, PPD. to TBA Roscoe at [...]

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Most of Tuesday high school action is postponed

Tuesday’s inclement weather and forecast for freezing rain has led to the postponement of most of tonight’s high school varsity action. Alpine skiing Monticello, Rondout Valley, Kingston, Onteora, Liberty, Fallsburg/Tri-Valley, Sullivan West in giant slalom at Holiday Mountain, CCD. Monroe-Woodbury, Warwick, Cornwall, Goshen, O’Neill in slalom at Mount Peter, 4:30 p.m. Boys basketball Millbrook at [...]

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Tuesday snow forecast prompts numerous high school postponements

Tuesday’s inclement weather forcecast for this afternoon and this evening has prompted the vast majority of local high school varsity athletic events to be postponed (many to Wednesday). All but five events, as of 2:20 p.m., have been cancelled. Keep checking Varsity845.com for further updates. Alpine skiing Monticello, Rondout Valley, Kingston, Onteora, Liberty, Fallsburg/Tri-Valley, Sullivan [...]

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High school, college schedules for Wed. Jan. 4

High school Boys basketball Chapel Field at Sullivan West, 5:30 p.m. Onteora at Spackenkill, 5:45 p.m. Millbrook at Highland, 5:45 p.m. Monticello at Wallkill, 6 p.m. Rhinebeck at Goshen, 6 p.m. Fallsburg at Chester, 6 p.m. Tri-Valley at Livingston Manor, 6:30 p.m. S.S. Seward at Eldred, 6:30 p.m. Tuxedo at Roscoe, 6:30 p.m. Valley Central [...]

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Section 9 XC ski results from first two meets

The results from the first two Section 9 nordic (cross-country) ski meets, held last month (the next meet is also a national junior qualifier on Saturday at Gore Mountain): December 15 at Lake Minnewaska Boys (6 miles) Team scores and key: 1. Wallkill (W) 36 points; 2. New Paltz (NP) 32; 3. Monticello (M) 5. [...]

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XC skiing: New Paltz’s Nagel fourth at state meet

New Paltz’s Jordan Nagel placed fourth to lead all Section 9 competitors at the state championships held at Mount Van Hoevenberg in North Elba on Monday. Nagel skated 7.5 kilometers in 26 minutes, 37.3 seconds. Abby Williams of Wallkill placed 30th (29:51.8), New Paltz’s Kelly Vinett was 36th (31:48.1), Wallkill’s Kayleigh Joyce was 39th (33:01.4), [...]

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Section 9 alpine ski championships

(at Hunter Mountain, Hunter) State qualifiers marked by asterisk (*); alternate marked by hashtag (#) Girls Team: 1. Rondout Valley/Kingston/F.D. Roosevelt/Coleman Catholic (RKFC). Combined slalom, giant slalom times: 1. Shiau Tau Ciecierska* (RKFC) 54.76; 2. Jackie Ford* (Onteora) 58.71; 3. Miranda Davenport* (RKFC) 58.75; 4. Mackenzie Mitchell* (Monticello) 59.27; 5. Giovanna Fichera* (Cornwall) 59.59; 6. [...]

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Track and field: Section 9 leaders

BOYS (through January 5) Top-50 state rankings are listed, or top mark 55-meters (Fully Automatic Timing only): 2. Jahnique Dessaline (Newburgh, Sr.) 6.47 (No. 13 in USA); 42. Izahiah Moore (Middletown) 6.74; 42. Bobby Williams (Newburgh), Sr.) 6.74; Blaine Billings (Newburgh, Sr.) 6.76; Ivan Dorsett (Newburgh, Sr.) 6.82; Stephan Scott (Newburgh, So.) 6.85; Curai White [...]

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