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Summer heat rears ugly head again

It may be September but summer is officially here for another two weeks, and the current heat wave is the proof. The heat index rules have come into play on Thursday with the cancellation of six varsity sporting events and five junior varsity events. Also, the Twitterverse is full of news of postponed and delayed [...]

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Creating a better planet through soccer

A week ago soccer trainer David Copeland Smith was working with a handful of Olympians. He’s spent the past week working with the future of the sport. Smith and his staff from Beast Mode Soccer LA have been conducting a week-long clinic for 57 players from the travel program Nirvana FC, under the guidance of [...]

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Girls soccer: OCIAA league schedules

OCIAA Division I (2015 standings: Monroe-Woodbury 8-0; Pine Bush 5-3; Kingston 3-4-1; Newburgh 2-5-1; Middletown 1-7) Wednesday, September 14 Middletown at Monroe-Woodbury, 4 p.m. Newburgh at Kingston, 4:30 p.m. Friday, September 16 Monroe-Woodbury at Newburgh, 4 p.m. Kingston at Pine Bush, 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, September 20 Newburgh at Middletown, 4 p.m. Pine Bush at Monroe-Woodbury, [...]

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Boys soccer: OCIAA league schedules

OCIAA Division I (2015 standings: Monroe-Woodbury 7-1; Newburgh 6-1-1; Kingston 4-3-1; Middletown 2-6; Pine Bush 0-8) Tuesday, September 13 Middletown at Monroe-Woodbury, 4 p.m. Newburgh at Kingston, 4:30 p.m. Thursday, September 15 Monroe-Woodbury at Newburgh, 4 p.m. Kingston at Pine Bush, 4:30 p.m. Saturday, September 17 Newburgh at Middletown, 10 a.m. Pine Bush at Monroe-Woodbury, [...]

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State golf: Rodriguez ties for 10th

Cornwall senior Ryan Rodriguez played the fourth-best round of the day in the final 18 holes of his high school career. Rodriguez shot a 2-over 73 at Robert Trent Jones Golf Course in Ithaca. The five-time state qualifier’s two-day score of 8-over 150 earned Rodriguez his first top-10, state finish. Rodriguez, who tied for 10th, [...]

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State golf: Powers five shots off lead

Eldred senior David Powers opened his fourth state tournament with a 4-over-par 75 at Robert Trent Jones Golf Course at Cornell University in Ithaca. Powers is tied for 12th place and five shots behind leader Nathan Han of Somers, who shot a 1-under 70 in the first round, which was delayed for more three hours [...]

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State golf: Tartaglione finishes 18th

Pine Bush sophomore Pasqualina Tartaglione shot a 11-over-par 83 in the second and final round and placed 18th place (16-over-par 160) at Bethpage State Park’s Yellow Course in Farmingdale. Rondout Valley eighth-grader Amber Pennington carded the best round by a Section 9 golfer, shooting a 6-over 78. Pennington finished tied for 22nd (163). Auburn’s Lindsay [...]

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VIDEO: Wallkill’s state quarterfinal win

Wallkill’s Anthony Pacifico limited John Jay-Cross  River to three hits in a 3-1 state Class A quarterfinal. The senior recorded the final out on a swing and miss by Matt Hegarty. The victory sent Wallkill to its first state Final Four in school history. VIDEO: Pacifico on Wallkill’s historic win VIDEO: Final Out/Celebration

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State girls golf: Tartaglione tied for 11th

Pine Bush’s Pasqualina Tartaglione turned in the lowest first-round score by a Section 9 golfer in girls championship history Saturday at Bethpage State Park’s Yellow Course in Farmingdale. Tartaglione shot a 5-under-par 77 with 13 pars. The sophomore is tied for 11th place at the state championship, which concludes with 18 holes on Sunday. Valley [...]

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State tennis first-day results

Newburgh Free Academy junior and Section 9 champion Tyler Reede and Wallkill junior Jarrett Monte each won their first-round match and were eliminated from the state tournament with second-round defeats. State championships (at Billie Jean King Tennis Center, Flushing Meadows) Singles Second round: No. 7 Sean Mullins (Cold Spring Harbor) d. Tyler Reede (Newburgh Free [...]

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