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High Hopes for John Jay Boys Hoops with Four Starters Back

December 6, 2018

CROSS RIVER, N.Y. - When senior Dean Ford tore his ACL early in the football season, it dealt John Jay’s boys basketball team a blow. With Ford out for the basketball season and twin brother Bryce nursing a shoulder injury after leading John Jay’s football team to a Section 1 title in November, the Indians have some adversity to overcome.

But with four starters coming back, plenty ...

Athlete Spotlight: Daisy O'Neill

John Jay senior Daisy O’Neill was a middle hitter and team captain on the varsity volleyball team. The Indians went 15-3 and advanced to the Section 1 Class A semifinals, where they fell to Nyack. O’Neill also is a member of the girls basketball team, which made the semifinals for the first time in 18 years last season.

How old were you when you started playing volleyball and how ...

John Jay Indians Ready to Roll

CROSS RIVER, N.Y. - The 2017-18 ice hockey season was one that John Jay-Cross River fans won’t soon forget.

John Jay won a Section 1 Division 2 championship, a regional title and went all the way to the state semifinals.

Eleven seniors have graduated for the Indians and several players are looking to step in and fill those skates.

John Jay coach Alex Smith called this year a ...

Victoria Piacentino ‘Drowns Stress’ in Pool

KATONAH-LEWISBORO, N.Y. - Victoria Piacentino is a senior at John Jay High School. She has swum on the varsity swim and dive team for three years. She was one of seven members of the team who went to the state competition at Ithaca College Nov. 16. 

How old were you when you started swimming and how did you get started?
I was 10 years old on the Lewisboro Swim and Dive team with my two ...

Girls Basketball: John Jay Indians Look to Build off Last Year’s Semifinal

CROSS RIVER, N.Y. - Disaster struck just 93 seconds into John Jay’s Class A girls basketball section semifinal game with Harrison last season.

In what was the Indians’ first appearance in the semifinals in 18 years, the team’s starting center, Elizabeth Jahn, went down with a left-knee injury.

John Jay, which was the top seed, ended up falling, 49-41, to conclude a 19-4 ...

Athlete Spotlight: Lauren Pollack a Leader for Cross-Country Team

John Jay senior Lauren Pollak was a member of the Indians’ varsity girls cross-country team. The team won its fourth straight Section 1 team title this season and also finished second as a team at states. Pollak regularly finished in the top 2-3 spots for the squad.

How old were you when you started running cross-country and how did you get started?
I started running cross-country in ...


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