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LIBERTY, NY — It takes a real grappler to know what the sport of wrestling is all about. In other words, when you’re teaching a generation of new matmen in a sport where the rubber … more
GRAHAMSVILLE, NY — It was one of those late-fall afternoons when the soccer field was shrouded with a misty haze. By game’s end, the mist turned into a cold drizzle, giving notice that … more
SULLIVAN COUNTY, NY — In this time of the world-wide COVID-19 pandemic, sports of all sorts are in limbo: the Summer Olympics have been postponed until 2021, professional sports are on … more
LAKE HUNTINGTON, NY — In this time of the world-wide COVID-19 pandemic, sports of all sorts are in limbo: the Summer Olympics have been postponed until 2021, professional sports are on … more
GRAHAMSVILLE, NY — No time is a good time to lose, and in the homecoming game, it really stings.But at the end of the match on Thursday, October 24, the home team Lady Bears of Tri-Valley shook … more
HONESDALE, PA — For some folks, home is never far away. On Monday, January 20, Natasha Hessling returned to her high school alma mater to assist veteran coach Ron Rowe with leading the … more
Diane Scarfalloto is passionate about high school sports. She graduated from Honesdale High School as a three-sport sport athlete in 1992. After graduating from the “Home of the … more
BETHEL, NY — There’s always a sense of rebelliousness in the air at the local quarter-mile oval asphalt track. Picture Robert Mitchem in the cult classic flick “Thunder Road” … more
HONESDALE, PA — The grand stand was sold out for the ever-popular demolition derby on Friday night, August 2 during the 157th Annual Wayne County Fair, co-sponsored by the Wayne County … more
HONESDALE, PA — On Saturday, August 3, the Wayne County Fair, now in its 157th season, presented the 36th Annual Woodsmen’s Competition in center court as an exhibition before the … more
LAKE HUNTINGTON, NY — What should have been a night of celebration for Sullivan West’s winter scholar-athletes got sidelined by the COVID-19 pandemic. But not to be benched without a … more
WHITE LAKE, NY — What a way to wrap up a season of auto racing at Bethel Motor Speedway (BMS) on Saturday and Sunday, November 2 and 3. The local quarter-mile asphalt oval presented its final … more
LAKE HUNTINGTON, NY — It all came down to a penalty kick, and what a PK it was. With 5:03 remaining on the game clock, Sullivan West’s ace penalty driller Luis Leon blasted a shot past … more
JEFFERSONVILLE, NY — Reflections of past glory: the triumphs and tears of last year’s season of swats. In an effort to keep the spirit of local high school sports alive, the River … more
LAKE HUNTINGTON, NY — There’s an old seafaring adage that goes, “Red sky at night, sailors delight; red sky in the morning, sailors take warning.”While this proverb has … more
LAKE HUNTINGTON, NY — It was quite a night to remember, as Sullivan West hosted a varsity volleyball senior night game against the Lady Hambletonians of Chester Academy on Thursday, October … more
ROSCOE & BEYOND, NY — In years past, the local region marked the opening day of NY’s trout season on April 1 with a celebration at Junction Pool: “One of the most famous pools … more
LAKE HUNTINGTON, NY — The past is prologue. Spartacus, described by the Greek essayist Plutarch as “a Thracian of Nomadic stock” was an escaped slave and gladiator who was at the … more
LOCH SHELDRAKE, NY — On Wednesday, February 12, SUNY Sullivan hosted the annual Sullivan County Indoor Track Championship “Down in the Bunker” at Paul Gerry Fieldhouse. The event … more
ACCORD, NY — Roller derby is a sport of passion and empowerment, combined with the flavor of punk-meets-pop-culture camp in a full-contact sport that showcases a rainbow of colors, mixing it up … more
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