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August 11, 2022

YORKTOWN, N.Y. - Yorktown recently found its new girls' basketball head coach in Kristi Dini, who had great success coaching at Somers and Putnam Valley, which included winning a Section 1 Class B title for the latter in 2020.  She replaces Brian Mundy, who in his four years with Yorktown went ...

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YORKTOWN, N.Y. - Julianna Vano and two other rising Yorktown seniors, Olivia Lucas and Alyssa Lassen, play for the NY Patriots U17, which participated in the US Youth Soccer national championships at ESPN’s Wild World of Sports in Orlando, Fla., July 18-24. Yorktown rising freshman Sydney Soliz, ...

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YORKTOWN, N.Y. -  No. 2B Yorktown beat rival and defending Class A state champion, No. 2A Somers 1-0 in the summer-league title game on July 31, led by Antonio Frucco (1G) and J.P. Frucco (5 saves). “It means a lot since we didn’t get this far in the summer league last year,” J.P. Frucco said.

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POUND RIDGE, N.Y. - The Yorktown Dive Team celebrated an undefeated season in the Northern Westchester Swimming Conference. Head dive coach, Beth Kear and assistant dive coach, Madison Townes led the team to top spots at the Diving Championships held at the Pound Ridge town pool.  The team ...

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WESTCHESTER, N.Y. - Over 70 boys from John Jay, Somers, Mt. Kisco, North Salem, and Mahopac attended the 2nd Annual BodyArmor SCC All-State Football Training Camp at Kennedy Catholic Preparatory School between July 19-22.  The camp, run by Sports Center Counseling, helps prepare its athletes for ...

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YORKTOWN, N.Y. - Recent Yorktown graduate Matt Alduino was on the Huskers’ varsity baseball squad the last two seasons. He actually made the team his sophomore year, but that season was canceled because of the pandemic. Alduino, who was one of the Yorktown captains along with Jon Munoz, Stephen ...

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YORKTOWN, N.Y. - Yorktown Athletic Club’s 12u Huskers Softball Team returned home as champions in the 2022 Allendale Summer Sizzle Tournament.  The tournament was held July 16 and 17 in Allendale, New Jersey.  “I’m very proud of this program, its players, and the way they have progressed.

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YORKTOWN, N.Y. - Recent Lakeland graduate and softball standout Leah Cohen played on the Hornets varsity squad the last three years, being named All-League in both her senior and junior campaigns. Cohen, who was a senior captain along with Stella Bale and Shannon Scotto, pitched and played third ...

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YORKTOWN, N.Y. - It was another exciting week of Summer League action.  Field Hockey at Lakeland High School  Lakeland Gold (7-0) jumped out to a 3-0 halftime lead, en route to a 6-1 triumph versus Mahopac on July 20 in varsity-division action. Emily Yazzetti (2G), Alyssa Petrilli (2G), ...

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YORKTOWN, N.Y. - It was a great season for 2020 Yorktown graduate Matt Regan, who earned United States Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association Division III All-America honorable mention honors, playing for Muhlenberg College as a sophomore defenseman. “While individual awards have never been the ...

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YORKTOWN, N.Y. - The Yorktown Athletic Club First Down Football Camp was held July 11-14 at Granite Knolls Park. The camp included 75 campers and 15 “player-coaches” along with the entire Yorktown high-school coaching staff. “This is just the first step in our plan to develop and foster ...

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SHRUB OAK, N.Y. – Chris Macaluso, who recently graduated from Lakeland, was a midfielder for the Lakeland/Panas varsity boys lacrosse team for three years. A senior captain for the Rebels, along with Nick Graap and Nic Conetta, Macaluso was named All-League this past season How old were you ...

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YORKTOWN, N.Y. – Yorktown pitcher Maya Servedio enjoyed a legendary career for the Huskers, one that finished with her being named Class A First Team All-State. It was an honor that Servedio said definitely meant a lot to her. “Being named First Team All-State was one of the personal goals I ...

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Girls Soccer at Granite Knolls Park Yorktown (5-0-1) continued to roll with a 1-0 win with against Carmel on July 7. Rachel Gevanthor scored in the second half, with Ciara O’Brien recording 5 saves to secure the shutout. Yorktown also defeated Lakeland 1-0 on July 5, courtesy of a ...

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YORKTOWN, N.Y. – It was a great senior season for both Lakeland/Panas’ Connor McGannon and Yorktown’s Dillon Carter, who each wrestled in the state tournament, at 189 pounds and 160 pounds, respectively. Both grapplers, who were each team captains, are now taking their talents to the next level, ...

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SHRUB OAK, N.Y. – Yorktown's boys squad started off its summer season with a 1-0 triumph against Rye at Lakeland on June 19, on a goal by Matthew Pozo, with J.P. Frucco making 3 saves. “It was a great first win, knowing that we lost to them last year,” Frucco said. “All of the boys were excited ...

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YORKTOWN, N.Y. – Yorktown senior Nick Jacoby, a two-year varsity baseball player, enjoyed a great season this spring for the back-to-back co-league champion Huskers. The Huskers won a share of the league crown this season with Somers after splitting the title with Carmel in 2021. Offensively, ...

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PHILADELPHIA – Yorktown senior Sydney Leitner concluded her legendary high-school career by finishing in third (17:01.49) in the 5,000-meter run at the New Balance Nationals at historic Franklin Field in Philadelphia on June 16. “I don’t normally cry after races, but I hugged my mom after ...

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SHRUB OAK, N.Y. – Lakeland softball shortstop Shannon Scotto was pulled up to the varsity at the end of her seventh-grade campaign, playing her first full season on varsity when she was in eighth grade. She was named All-Section three times, during her freshman, junior and senior years, while ...

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SYRACUSE, N.Y. – Yorktown senior Sydney Leitner took fifth place in the New York State Track and Field Championships and sixth place in the state federation championships in the 3,000-meter run (9:52.39). The championships were held June 10 and 11, at Cicero-North High School in Syracuse. “To ...

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YORKTOWN HEIGHTS, N.Y. – It takes someone special to standout in both the classroom and the field. One of those people is Yorktown senior goalie Vito DeBellis, who recently was named Academic All-American. Yorktown has a tradition of not only producing All-Americans on the field, but also in ...

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WHITE PLAINS, N.Y.−Yorktown senior Sydney Leitner placed first in the 3,000-meter run (10:06.12) at the Section 1, Division 1 state qualifiers, which were held June 3 at Arlington and June 4 at White Plains. “It was honestly pure stubbornness and determination, as I’m currently fighting off a ...

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GARDEN CITY, N.Y.— It was a dream season for Adelphi University, which finished 47-15 and earned a berth to the NCAA Division II National Championship, the Panthers first appearance in it since 2016. A major reason why the Panthers did as well as they did was because of the pitching of 2019 ...

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For first cousins, Yorktown graduate Brett Makar and Lakeland graduate Sean Makar, NCAA Final Four weekend was an incredible experience. Brett, a senior defenseman, was one of four Terrapins named First-Team United States Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association (USILA) All-American before the Final ...

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YORKTOWN, N.Y. — Another year, another All-American nod for Yorktown senior attackman Harry Griff. Griff registered 43 goals and 34 assists this past spring in a season that he was named All-American for the second consecutive campaign. He’s the first Husker to be named All-American in ...

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YORKTOWN, N.Y. — Yorktown senior softball standout Olivia Salveggi (1B/P) earned All-Section honors this past spring. Salveggi, who was on the team since her freshman year, registered a .479 batting average, a .494 on-base-percentage (OBP), 1.154 slugging percentage (SLG), and 37 hits this ...

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PLEASANTVILLE, N.Y. – It was a great season this spring for Pace University, which finished 11-4 and ranked No. 16 in the United States Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association (USILA)/Dynamic Men’s Coaches Division II poll. Three big reasons for the Setters’ success were local players, Yorktown ...

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Section 1 Class AA Championships Wednesday, May 25 (Hendrick Hudson High School) Saturday/Sunday, May 28/29 (Arlington High School) Grace Gallagher (sixth-place, 2,000-meter) and Bobby Mayclim (fourth, 3,000-meter) competed in the steeplechase on May 25 to start the Rebels in the right ...

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YORKTOWN, N.Y. – The Section 1 Class B championship game between No. 2 Yorktown and No. 1 Rye at Lakeland on May 26 was a tale of two halves. The first half was a wildly entertaining, back and forth affair, but the second half was all Rye, as the Garnets outscored the Huskers 7-0 after halftime ...

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