Category Archives: Sports

Broncos bury Bears

By MIKE SMITH After giving up an early goal to Briarcliff on Sept. 17, the Bronxville Broncos were able to hang tough and outlast the Bears, beating the visitors 3-2 for their fifth win of the season. Although the Broncos have already compiled a 5-1 record this season, head coach Donny Lucas knows that his […]

Rye off to hot start

By MIKE SMITH Despite a tumultuous start to the season, the Rye field hockey team appears to have hit the ground running, notching three straight wins to kick off their 2015 campaign. With the Garnets, led by first-year head coach Emily Townsend Prince, planning to vie for a Class A crown this year, the squad […]

Huguenots hang on against Tigers

By MIKE SMITH After scoring a victory over preseason favorite John Jay on opening day, the New Rochelle football team was back in action against Mamaroneck on Sept. 11. Although the Huguenots improved to 2-0 on the season with a 14-6 win over the Tigers, head coach Lou DiRienzo admits that his team needs to […]

Huskies serve up success

By MIKE SMITH On Sept. 11, the Harrison volleyball team pulled off its third straight win of the season, downing New Rochelle to stay unbeaten in 2015. As the Huskies gear up for league play next week, they hope to continue their strong play and make a late-season playoff push.  Harrison’s match against the Huguenots […]

Town Report Roundup

Field Hockey 9/10 Bronxville d. Pleasantville 2-1 On Thursday, the Broncos survived a tough test from Pleasantville, beating the Panthers at home 2-1. Ellie Walsh led the way for Bronxville, netting a goal and setting up the other in the Broncos’ win.   9/11 Bronxville d. Rye Neck 2-0 The Broncos picked up their second […]

Garnets topple Tuskers

    By MIKE SMITH It may have taken two days of football to do so, but the Rye Garnets finally nailed down their first win of the season on Sept. 5, topping Somers 21-6 on the road. Rye’s strong showing sent a message to the rest of Section I that, despite graduating key seniors […]

Eagles sack Huskies

By MIKE SMITH On Sept. 4, Eastchester and Harrison kicked off the 2015 campaign, with both teams hoping to start the season on a positive note. Thanks to a devastating running game and a suffocating defense, however, it was the Eagles who emerged victorious with a 23-6 road win over  the Huskies. Week one victories […]

Tigers clipped by Falcons

By MIKE SMITH The Tuckahoe Tigers faced a stiff test on Sept. 5 when they hosted the reigning Class C champion Woodlands in their season opener. Although Woodlands triumphed 23-6, Tuckahoe coach Tom Itri saw enough positives in his team’s performance to make him confident moving forward.  Woodlands made the most of their chances on […]

Garnets aim high in 2015

By MIKE SMITH With a group of younger players and a first-year head coach, Rye’s soccer team might seem to be in for something of a transition year this fall. One thing the Garnets haven’t done this preseason, however, is lower their expectations. With a strong group of underclassmen and a terrific amount of depth, […]

Tigers top White Plains

By MIKE SMITH Mamaroneck’s defense of its 2014 league title got off to a good start on Sept. 1, when the Tigers topped rival White Plains 2-0 in their season opener. For a Tiger team with a few new faces, Tuesday’s game was a strong showing and a sign, perhaps, of good things to come.  […]