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Montgomery girls edge closer to title

July 22nd, 2014 Comments off

About a month ago, the Montgomery Little League 9-10 softball all-stars were spread throughout the league’s various spring teams. Read more…

Rowing Camp collects supplies for local charities

July 22nd, 2014 Comments off

The Newburgh Rowing Club’s Summer Rowing Camp campers are collecting back to school supplies for two organizations, Safe Homes of Orange County and Families 4 Families, which will be distributed to needy children. Read more…

Huskies rally to beat Middletown, 6-5

July 22nd, 2014 Comments off

Lloyd’s American Legion team, the Huskies, rallied in the bottom of the seventh inning with four runs to tie Middletown and then in the bottom of the eighth inning scored when Gavin McCann got a bases loaded walk as the Huskies won an improbable game, 6 -5 at Highland’s Historic Tony Williams Park. Read more…

Pine Bush juniors win delayed title game

July 15th, 2014 Comments off

Defending champion Pine Bush and Montgomery started their District 19 junior Little League baseball final on Wednesday, July 9, and Pine Bush led 4-0 before darkness ended the game after three innings. Read more…

Town of Newburgh girls fall in final

July 15th, 2014 Comments off

The Town of Wallkill Little League senior softball all-stars handed the Town of Newburgh, the defending District 19 champions, their first loss June 26, and the two teams met again July 7 in the final. Read more…

Huskies held to three hits in 3-1 loss

July 15th, 2014 Comments off

C.J. Tozzi singled for Lloyd’s senior American Legion team Saturday on the Field of Dreams diamond in Montgomery. But the Huskies could only muster two more hits off Ellenville’s Dave Sicina in the 3-1 loss. Read more…

Town of Wallkill girls reach championship

July 8th, 2014 Comments off

The Town of Wallkill’s senior softball all-stars will play in the District 19 championship this week at home. Read more…

Cobras survive Newburgh scare to win 8-6

July 8th, 2014 Comments off

The Middletown Cobras senior American Legion team put up some early runs to lead 5-1 – but survived a late Newburgh rally to beat the Nukes 8-6 on the road Monday, June 30. Read more…

Lloyd Huskies let one slip away, 1-0

July 8th, 2014 Comments off

The Lloyd Huskies junior American Legion team entered July on the first day of the month with a 6-9 record, winning three of their last five games, including a 9-3 victory over Kingston Monday, June 30. Read more…

VC Coach Jordan stepping down

July 3rd, 2014 Comments off

Frank Jordan, who guided Valley Central’s varsity softball team to a pair of state Class AA final four appearances since 2012 and four sectional titles in the last five years, has decided to step down. Read more…

Young Nukes off to fast start

July 3rd, 2014 Comments off

The youngest squad in the Newburgh Nuclears organization, the 17 and under group, is using wood bats, like those being used by all the American Legions teams throughout New York state. Read more…

Kingston rallies to beat Huskies 6-2

July 3rd, 2014 Comments off

Lloyd’s senior American Legion team lost to Kingston 6-2 Tuesday, June 24, as the Huskies managed to muster just five hits behind Gavin McCann’s start. Read more…

Pine Bush holds on to beat Wallkill 8-7

June 25th, 2014 Comments off

Neither team wanted to lose, and they pushed their fight toward darkness when the met in Middletown Friday.
Pine Bush’s Little League intermediate baseball team was leading Wallkill Area 6-3 in the bottom of the sixth before Wallkill Area scored four runs in the top of the seventh to take a 7-6 lead. Read more…

Big inning paces Newburgh girls in opener

June 25th, 2014 Comments off

The Town of Newburgh’s 11-12-year-old softball team was eliminated by Pine Bush 14-12 in Cornwall Wednesday, June 18. But when they were facing elimination Tuesday, June 17, they scored 11 runs in the first inning in Otisville to beat Florida 14-10. Read more…

Huskies rout Newburgh again

June 25th, 2014 Comments off

The Lloyd Huskies senior American Legion team hosted the Newburgh Nuclears Wednesday, June 18, and the Nuclears turned a Lloyd 5-1 lead in the fifth into a 5-4 game with a sacrifice fly by Nick Pacifico, Chris Introcaso’s RBI-double and Eddie O’Donnell’s RBI-single. Read more…