Category Archives: Sports

Garnets edge Eagles

  By MIKE SMITH Just hours after earning a nod in the New York State Soccer rankings on Oct. 5, the Rye Garnets had to battle to maintain their spot, as they hosted a hungry Eastchester team. After over 80 minutes of action, however, Rye escaped with a 3-2 overtime win to preserve a spot […]

Eastchester Roundup

Football 10/3 Eastchester d. Pearl River 31-7 In a matchup of undefeated teams on Saturday, the Eagles pulled away early on their way to a rout over the Pirates to celebrate Eastchester’s Homecoming. Eastchester quarterback John Arcidiacono continued his stellar play, rushing for three touchdowns and throwing for two more in the one-sided win. Arcidiacono […]

Rye Roundup

Boys Soccer 9/29 Rye d. Byram Hills 1-0 On Tuesday, Rye continued their impressive play, downing a highly-touted Byram Hills team 1-0 on a goal from sophomore Bernardo Hammes. Hammes’ goal came off an assist from Jack Bryan. The Bobcats entered the game against the Garnets as the top-ranked team in Section I and also […]

Huskies top Panthers

By MIKE SMITH Sometimes, playing with confidence can make all the difference in the world. On Sept. 28, a supremely-confident Harrison team traveled to Rye Neck and exploded offensively, topping the Panthers 5-0 to improve to 6-3 on the season.  For the Panthers, the game was another learning experience against a highly-skilled opponent. Karina Barchlow […]

Harrison Roundup

Football 9/26 Pearl River d. Harrison 34-28 (OT) Harrison suffered a heartbreaking loss on Saturday as it saw a late lead evaporate in overtime to Pearl River. The Huskies held a 28-13 lead over the Pirates late in the fourth quarter before Pearl River’s Kyle Murphy found the end zone twice in the final seven […]

Eagles stay perfect

By MIKE SMITH Through the first four games of the 2015 season, there have been few teams in Section I that are playing as well as the Eastchester Eagles. With a 32-7 win over Sleepy Hollow on Sept. 26, Eastchester improved to 4-0 on the year and is enjoying its best start since 2007. As […]

Broncos bounce back

By MIKE SMITH After a relatively tough stretch last week, the Bronxville girls soccer team got back on track with consecutive wins over Sleepy Hollow and North Salem in the last few days. And with a few difficult games on the horizon, the Broncos seem to be hitting their stride at just the right time.  […]

Rye Roundup

Football 9/19 Rye d. Yorktown 31-20 After some uneven play early in the game created a deficit for the Garnets, Rye came roaring back in the second half with 21 unanswered points to topple Yorktown in a rematch of last year’s Class A champion- ship game. Rye’s defense was the difference-maker on Friday, as the […]

Panthers notch first win

By MIKE SMITH After two losses to open the 2015 season, the Rye Neck Panthers seemed to find their stride on Sept. 19, earning a 40-12 win over Haldane at home. And as the Black Hats begin to gain experience, more wins will be on the horizon for the Rye Neck program, head coach Nick […]

Harrison Roundup

Boys Soccer 9/19 Scarsdale d. Harrison 2-1 Taking on the larger Raiders last week, Harrison battled gamely but ultimately fell by a single goal. Paul Bernard and Fazi Shaikh both found the net for Scarsdale, which is currently 5-0-1 on the season and ranked as one of the top teams in Section I.   9/21 […]