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July 30, 2021

YORKTOWN, N.Y. – Yorktown 2013 graduate, Jimmy Kaishian, is coming back to his alma mater to coach the Huskers’ wrestling squad. He was an All-Section wrestler twice and was a two-time captain at Yorktown, where he garnered two letters in lacrosse as well. Kaishian, who graduated in 2017 from ...

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GIRLS SOCCER Yorktown earned a 3-0 victory against Lakeland Green in the final night of the Lakeland Girls Summer Soccer League at Granite Knolls Park on July 22. Drita Tinaj (1G), Iva Chee (1G), Olivia Delgadillo (1G), and Ciara O’Brien (4 saves) produced for Yorktown, which finished 6-2-2 ...

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BOYS SOCCER Led by Peter Tinaj’s 4 goals, Yorktown defeated Valhalla, 8-1, on July 13 in the Lakeland Boys Summer Soccer League at Lakeland High School. “My teammates were able to find me through and play me some great passes,” Tinaj said. “All I had to do was finish those chances.” Gabe ...

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SHRUB OAK, N.Y. – Matt Mikulski—whose interscholastic baseball career started at Kennedy Catholic and culminated at Lakeland—was selected by the San Francisco Giants with the 50th overall pick in last week’s Major League Baseball draft. The 6-foot-4, 205-pound left-handed pitcher, who was named ...

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SHRUB OAK, N.Y. – Recent Lakeland graduate, Katelyn Cerrato, was on the Lakeland/Panas girls varsity lacrosse squad for four years, where she played both midfield and attack. In her senior year, she was one of the Rebels’ captains and tied for second in goals on the team with 18, along with ...

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YORKTOWN, N.Y. – Recent Yorktown graduates, goalie Sophia Altimari (All-American) and midfielder Sophia Spallone (Academic All-American), earned postseason honors for their excellence on the field and in the classroom. “The focus of the Yorktown girls lacrosse program is to develop dedicated ...

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SHRUB OAK, N.Y. – Lakeland Green (4-0) won, 10-0, against Yorktown (1-2) in a Hudson Valley Summer Field Hockey League varsity-division contest on Wednesday, July 7, at Lakeland High School, scoring six times in the second half. Mia Smith paced Lakeland Green with 6 goals, with Meaghan Casey ...

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YORKTOWN, N.Y. – Yorktown goalie Adam Norris enjoyed an outstanding senior campaign this spring, as he was named All-American for a Husker squad that was the Section 1 Class B finalist. Norris, who played boys varsity lacrosse at Yorktown for three years, made approximately 140 saves in his ...

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BROCKPORT, N.Y. – It didn’t take long for Matt O’Dair, once a standout baseball player at Lakeland High School, to realize he was no longer the big man on campus when he got to SUNY Brockport in 2017. Three days, in fact, was all it took for the freshman’s dreams of playing college ball to come ...

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SHRUB OAK, N.Y. – Lakeland/Panas midfielder/attackman, Conor Hufnagel, who recently graduated from Lakeland, registered 37 goals and 35 assists in his senior campaign for the Rebels, one that saw him earn All-American honors. Hufnagel played two years of boys varsity lacrosse for Lakeland/Panas, ...

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YORKTOWN, N.Y. – Yorktown has a proud tradition lacrosse tradition, one that is as good in the classroom as it is on the field. The Huskers continued that tradition when three of their recently graduated players, salutatorian and attackman Dylan Beck, attackman Will Embury, and defenseman Ethan ...

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YORKTOWN, N.Y. – Rising senior pitchers, Lakeland’s Stella Bale and Yorktown’s Maya Servedio are coming off historic All-Section campaigns this spring that were truly legendary. Their numbers on the mound were video-game-like. Bale had an 18-2 won-loss record, threw eight no-hitters, pitching ...

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FIELD HOCKEY Senior Citizens (2-0) won, 6-1, against Hudson Valley (0-1) in the open division of the Hudson Valley Summer Field Hockey League at Lakeland High School on Thursday, July 1, with all the goals being scored in the second half. Lakeland graduates, Emily Kness and Julia ...

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SHRUB OAK, N.Y. – For those who compete in it, not being able to play in the Hudson Valley Summer Field Hockey League because of the pandemic last summer was a big loss. Fortunately, the league is returning this summer, with all games being played at Lakeland High School. League founder, ...

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COLLEGE PARK, Md. – This past spring was one that Brett Makar, a 2018 Yorktown High School graduate and two-time All-American for the Huskers, will never forget. That’s because he was one of the key cogs for a Maryland squad that made it to the NCAA championship game at Pratt and Whitney Stadium ...

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YORKTOWN, N.Y. – Zoran Milojevic is the new head coach of the Yorktown boys soccer team but he isn’t new to Yorktown soccer, as he was an assistant coach last season for the Huskers’ league champion girls squad. “As the COVID pandemic started to ramp up in April of 2020 and most business ...

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YORKTOWN, N.Y. – Yorktown senior Tyler Pugliese recently completed his four-year varsity baseball career for the Huskers. He was a captain and a catcher for this year’s Yorktown squad. Pugliese, who was named All-League, will play Division 1 baseball at SUNY Albany. Your team had one of ...

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YORKTOWN, N.Y. – Yorktown and Lakeland/Panas’ track and field student-athletes put up strong showings across many events at their respective section championships held earlier this month. The Huskers, who compete in Class B, saw their girls team finish in seventh place with 36 points. They were ...

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SHRUB OAK, N.Y. – After not being able to play last summer because of the pandemic, the Lakeland Boys Summer Soccer League is back in action for its 14th season. The league was founded by Lakeland coach Tim Hourahan in 2007. It started with four teams: Lakeland, Mahopac, Hendrick Hudson, and ...

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YORKTOWN, N.Y. – There is perhaps no greater accomplishment than being named All-American, a designation recently bestowed upon three local players. Yorktown senior goalie Adam Norris, Husker junior attackman Harry Griff, and Lakeland/Panas senior attackman Conor Hufnagel were three of the nine ...

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YORKTOWN, N.Y. – After not being able to play last spring because of the pandemic, Yorktown’s boys tennis team didn’t waste the opportunity to go after greatness this season. The Huskers won the league championship as a result of getting contributions from up and down its roster. “Our league ...

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RYE, N.Y. – No. 1 Rye got off to a 6-3 first-quarter lead in an 11-7 triumph in the Section 1 Class B title game against visiting No. 2 Yorktown (13-4) on Saturday, June 12. Air Force-bound Adam Norris (19 saves) stood out for Yorktown. “Adam Norris was fantastic all day,” said Yorktown coach ...

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YORKTOWN, N.Y. – No. 4 Yorktown made a run to tie host No. 1 Somers in the semifinals of the Section 1 Class B Tournament but in the end, the Tuskers prevailed, 10-8, on Thursday, June 10. “We played with a lot of heart today,” said Yorktown coach Lauren McAulay. “While the outcome was not what ...

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YORKTOWN, N.Y. – No. 1 Yorktown had a season to remember, battling with visiting No. 5 Clarkstown North in the Section 1 Class A1 semifinals on June 10, going to eight innings before falling 5-3. “Clarkstown North has a great team,” said Yorktown coach CJ Riefenhauser, of the eventual overall ...

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SHRUB OAK, N.Y. – At 11:30 a.m. June 19, the Shrub Oak Athletic Club, with the approval of the Lakeland school board, will dedicate the Administrative Baseball/Softball Field in memory of Detective Michael A. Houlahan. A 9/11 first responder, Houlahan spent many years volunteering in youth ...

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LAGRANGEVILLE, N.Y. – Lakeland, the A1 champion, completed its incredible season with a 7-0 triumph against A2 champion Tappan Zee at Arlington on Sunday, June 13, to win the Section 1 Class A title. The win was the third section title in Hornets’ history, as they also won in 2017 and ...

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RYE, N.Y. – No. 12 Lakeland/Panas fell at No. 5 Rye, 17-5, in the opening round of the Section 1 Class B Tournament on Saturday, June 5, led by Keirra Ettere (3G), Alyssa Signorile (1G), Linda Daly (1G), and Emily McGovern (8 saves). The game was the final one of Ettere's Rebel career, which saw ...

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CROSS RIVER, N.Y. - No. 9 Lakeland lost at John Jay-CR, 4-3, on a walk-off hit in the bottom of the seventh inning in the opening round of the Section 1 Class A1 Tournament on Saturday, June 5. Lakeland's Ray White threw six strong innings, allowing just two earned runs. “I was so effective ...

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YORKTOWN, N.Y. - No. 4 Yorktown started off the sectionals flying high, with a 15-2 triumph against visiting No. 13 Eastchester in the opening round of the Section 1 Class B Tournament on Saturday, June 5. “Starting with such strength in playoffs sets the tone for the rest of our season,” said ...

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YORKTOWN, N.Y. - Trailing 3-2 in the bottom of the seventh, with teammate Tyler Pugliese on third, Yorktown's Jon Sica strolled up to the plate as the song, “Dominick the Donkey,” blared through the air under the lights at Granite Knolls Park on Wednesday, June 2. “Once I heard my walk-up song, ...

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