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QB battle brews for Bushmen

August 27th, 2014 No comments

There was nothing they could do, as they got ready for practice last week. Pine Bush’s football team was in the locker room getting ready for the afternoon into evening practice Friday and water main breaks kept the players off the field because there was no water to drink after drills. Read more…

QB battle shaping up for Goldbacks

August 27th, 2014 No comments

The Newburgh Goldbacks have three quarterbacks hoping to play for them this year, and they also have three returning running backs, who each gained about 900 yards each in 2013. Read more…

Rough schedule ahead for Huskies

August 27th, 2014 No comments

Highland’s football team returned to the playoffs in 2013 after a struggling for a few years to get back there, and the Huskies finished with a 6-3 season and a loss to Rondout in the Section 9, Class B semis. Read more…

United Way to sponsor General Montgomery Day 8K

August 20th, 2014 No comments

Registration is now open for the annual General Montgomery Day 8K race hosted by United Way of the Dutchess-Orange Region. Read more…

NFA organizes basketball camp for boys

August 20th, 2014 No comments

About 30 kids descended upon the Newburgh Armory Unity Center last week for the Newburgh Future Prospects Basketball Camp. Read more…

Kozlowski recruited to play soccer in college

August 20th, 2014 No comments

Katina Kozlowski of Milton, a graduate of Our Lady of Lourdes, will be attending Felician College in Rutherford, N.J. where she was recruited to play on its women’s soccer team. “The coach came to one of my games, and he recruited me.” Read more…

The tallest peak in the Catskills

August 13th, 2014 Comments off

This summer has been one with a little chill, and that was the feeling as the trail leveled off through the spruces near the peak of Slide Mountain last week. Read more…

Bannerman Castle Trust offers tours of the island

August 13th, 2014 Comments off

Kayaking to Bannerman’s Island is an experience of what nature offers– and how man enjoys it – on one of the narrowest points on the Hudson River. Read more…

The strongest Husky

August 13th, 2014 Comments off

Hunter Dailey will be a junior at Highland High School this fall, but the 300-pounder at about six-feet and an inch will not be a coveted offensive lineman for the Huskies this fall.

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Junior Cobras defend state title

August 6th, 2014 Comments off

The Middletown Cobras American Legion junior American team defended its 2013 state title Saturday in Rome with a 7-3 victory over Clinton County. Read more…

Lady Goldbacks beat Marlboro 25-21

August 6th, 2014 Comments off

Newburgh’s girls’ varsity basketball team played its final summer league game at SUNY Orange in Middletown Thursday July 31, beating Marlboro 25-21. Read more…

Huskies foiled by the elements in state playoffs

August 6th, 2014 Comments off

The Lloyd Huskies, the senior District 9 American Legion champs, played in the state tournament in Utica last week, and they were eliminated in the double-elimination tournament, winless and going 0-2. Read more…

Montgomery girls lose in state tournament game

July 29th, 2014 Comments off

Montgomery went to Nanuet Friday, July 18 with its District 19, 9-10-year-old softball title and lost in the second game of the Section 4 tournament. Read more…

Lady Goldbacks develop skills in summer league

July 29th, 2014 Comments off

The Lady Goldbacks varsity basketball team will finish their summer league season at SUNY Orange against Marlboro this week after playing two games a week during the month of July. Read more…

Lloyd Huskies headed for state tournament

July 29th, 2014 Comments off

In the middle of July, the Lloyd Huskies senior American Legion team dropped a 3-1 decision to Ellenville that came down to unearned runs for both teams. The Huskies were below .500 and their league play record was even worse. Read more…