December 3, 2009 RSS feed / Sports

Carmel Matmen Hope to Stay in Thick of League Race

Rams look to fill some big holes

CARMEL—After a solid 2008-2009 season that saw the Carmel High wrestling team finish fifth at sectionals, the Rams are hoping they have enough talent left on the roster to retain their status as one of the big kids on the block. More...

Brewster Winter Track Team Gears Up for a Strong Season

PUTNAM VALLEY—The Brewster High boys and girls track teams look strong again this year. That’s saying a lot coming off a year that saw the boys win the indoor and outdoor league championships. More...

Kennedy Boys Basketball Look to Return to Playoffs

SOMERS—After a first-round exit —compliments of Pelham—from the sectional tournament last winter, the Kennedy Catholic High School boys basketball team is itching for a return to the post-season tournament. More...

Kennedy Girls Basketball Eyes Turnaround

SOMERS—In his first year as coach, Al Morales and the Kennedy Catholic Gaels girls basketball team finished with just two wins and 12 losses. But with eight seniors returning - including all five starters - he has high expectations. More...

Young Indians Look to Gain Experience

MAHOPAC—The Mahopac High School girls basketball team comes into the 2009-10 season looking to gain experience but also make some noise League 1-B Coach Jerry Fioretti, who is starting his third season at the helm and whose team is coming off More...

Rams Look for Good Things on Ice

CARMEL—After a strong finish that lead to a birth in the sectional playoffs the Carmel High hockey team is looking to build on their success. More...

Put Valley Girls to Build on Last Year’s Success

PUTNAM VALLEY—The Putnam Valley High girls basketball team finished last year with a 15-7 record. The season ended in the quarterfinals with a loss to Irvington. More...

THE PUtNAM SpORts MAN

Runaway Whitetails and Other Woodland Lore

The striped bass season ended onNovember 30, as this column was being written, and the seasons for both large and smallmouth bass also closed that day. More...

Carmel Girls Plan to Step Up Defense

Rams will be tested early, often

CARMEL—Carmel High girls basketball coach Dan O’Hare is hoping his team learned some valuable lessons last season – especially at the end, when the Rams lost in the sectional quarterfinals, closing the winter with a 15-7 slate. More...

Bears Loaded, in the Hunt Again

Brewster girls hungry for return to County Center

BREWSTER—After a solid season last winter ended with the Bears playing in the Westchester County Center, the Brewster high girls basketball team has one major goal in mind for the 2009-2010 season: take it one step farther. More...

Hardened Brewster Grapplers Return to the Mats

BREWSTER—With virtually the entire starting lineup returning from a team that went 27-8 in dual meets last year, the Brewster High wrestling team is looking for a strong season on the mats this winter. More...

Mahopac Boys Hoops Team Gets Younger, Expects Success

MAHOPAC—One year after recording a 17-5 record and making it to the sectional quarterfinals, the Mahopac High boys basketball team is experiencing a bit of a youth movement after losing 10 players from last year’s squad. More...

Mahopac Grapplers Look to Continue Program’s Success

MAHOPAC—Despite having a new coach and a young roster, the Mahopac High School wrestling team is still aiming high. More...

One Small Step at a Time for Carmel Boys

CARMEL—There’s not really any way to sugar coat it – the Carmel High boys basketball program has seen some rough times the last few years. More...

Putnam Valley Boys Look to Improve on Last Year’s Season

PUTNAM VALLEY—The Putnam Valley High boys basketball team is coming off of a year to forget. The Tigers only managed to win a single game last season, and fortunately they return six upper-classmen. More...

‘Geezer Bowl’ Marks 12th Year

This past weekend, on the Saturday after Thanksgiving the 12th annual Geezer Bowl was played on the turf field at Carmel High School. Every year fathers in the area get together to play in this highly anticipated event. More...

Kelly Bentson Signs Letter of Intent

Kelly Bentson has become the latest senior athlete at Brewster High School to sign a national letter of intent. More...

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