Category Archives: Sports

Huskies return from Florida

By MIKE SMITH Although the winter weather conspired to keep the Harrison baseball team inside for much of the preseason, the Huskies made the most of their spring break last week, when they traveled to Fort Pierce, Fla., for a condensed spring training experience. After scrimmaging five times down South, the Huskies returned to New […]

Tigers net first win

By MIKE SMITH After two tough losses to start the season, Mamaroneck got back on track on April 3, securing its first victory of the season with a 20-8 win over an over-matched North Rockland team. Although the performance was a step in the right direction for the Tigers, Tiger coach Jeff Barnard said there […]

Girls Lacrosse

4/1 Rye d. Scarsdale 14-9 Rye had a strong showing against Scarsdale, downing the Raiders 14-9 to win its first in-section game of the season. Charlotte Tucci had four goals to lead Rye and Abby Abate added three of her own in the winning effort. For Scarsdale, Michaela Nicholas and Sarah Melman combined for six […]

Garnets fall in opener

By MIKE SMITH After a preseason that was impacted by bad weather, the Rye Garnets finally opened up their 2015 schedule on March 31, taking on a powerful Fordham Prep team at home. Although the Rams came away with a 6-5 win over the Garnets, Rye’s coaching staff is still confident that the season will […]

Huskies start hot

By MIKE SMITH Through the first three games of the 2015 season, Harrison’s lacrosse team is continuing to show signs of improvement. With a 7-6 win over Irvington on March 28, the Huskies find themselves undefeated as they ready a young, but talented, group for league play.  With the score tied late in the fourth […]

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 […]