NEWBURGH, NY — It was the end of a really tough week for the Lady Yellow Jackets of Eldred.
LOCH SHELDRAKE, NY — The championship crown was on the line.
On Wednesday, February 28 at SUNY Sullivan, two local basketball rivals squared off to see who would take the tiara as the victor of the Section IX Class D boys basketball title.
LOCH SHELDRAKE, NY — The number-one-seeded Lady Yellow Jackets lived up to their reputation as hardscrabble never-say-die hoopsters, as they defeated second-ranked Lady Warriors of Webutuck 49-27 “Down in the Bunker” at SUNY Sullivan on Wednesday, February 28.
LAKE HUNTINGTON, NY — Charles-Arnold Kurr van Gennep (1873-1957) had it right when he penned “Les Rites de Passage” almost 110 years ago, in a work in which the noted Dutch-German-French folklorist and ethnographer described ceremonies that mark significant changes in a person’s life.
LAKE HUNTINGTON, NY — Maybe it was fate, or perhaps it was destiny.
But whatever the case, the home team Bulldogs of Sullivan West boys' basketball team posted a win in their final home stand of the season by defeating the Eldred Yellow Jackets 44-34.
LAKE HUNTINGTON, NY — It was a bittersweet moment for the Lady Bulldogs of Sullivan West.
For the players, it was their last hurrah on the home court, and for their parents it was a time to watch them move on in life to the next challenge once this season of girls’ varsity hoops draws to a close.
LAKE HUNTINGTON, NY — It was a real honest-to-goodness nail-biter, hang on to the edge of your seat girls' varsity basketball game.
On Thursday, February 15, the home team Lady Bulldogs of Sullivan West (10-7 overall, 0-3 league) took to the floor against the James I’ O’Neill Lady Raiders (7-1 overall, 4-4 league).
LAKE HUNTINGTON, NY — Sometimes sports—similar to life—is like a roller coaster.
You’re up, then down. You’re along for the ride. Just don’t get stuck in the middle.
Before the game against the visiting Lady Bulldogs of Sullivan West, a trio of senior home team captains took center stage at Roscoe Central School during senior recognition night at “Coach” Fred Ahart Gymnasium on February 6.
LOCH SHELDRAKE, NY — Figuratively speaking, it seemed as if the game was possessed by a shapeshifter.