Shrub Oak Hangs on to Win GHVBL Championship

August 17, 2017

DANBURY, C.T. — After a series of gasps for air and action-packed moments, Shrub Oak’s 9-and-under baseball team prevailed in a 7-5 victory over the Greenwich Thunder-Red in the Greater Hudson Valley Baseball League ‘B championship game Sunday, July 30, at Rogers Park in Danbury.

Thomas Imperati gave up a leadoff triple to start the bottom of the sixth inning while the Storm ...

10U Indians capture softball championship

The Mahopac Indians 10-and-under softball team won the WPBA summer travel league championship. The Indians finished their season undefeated with a record of 13-0-1. The Indians faced tough competition from Carmel, Somers, Cortland A and East Fishkill teams.

Starting pitcher Riley Evers led the team, pitching 47.5 innings and recording 103 strikeouts. Additional defensive support was provided ...

14U Mahopac Softball Team Captures Title

The Mahopac 14-and-under girls softball team won the WPBA North Division title on July 31.

Photo caption: Top row, from left: coach Paul Galizia, Dominique Gagne, Kiara Donovan, Caitlin Duffy, Megan Hoag, Lauren Zecca, coach Ron Zecca. Bottom row: coach Mike McKenna, Carolyn Galizia, Catherine Senatore, Ava Copeland, Ela Riccabono, Emily McKenna, Isabel Omboni. Missing: Victoria McKenzie, ...

Mahopac Football Competes with the Best

LINCOLNDALE, N.Y. — Somers varsity football coach Tony DeMatteo has been hosting preseason camps for years, but this season’s summer training at the high school was different.

Neighboring Mahopac’s varsity team as well as powerhouse New Rochelle were invited to practice on Monday through Thursday afternoon for the Tuskers’ Block and Tackle Camp.

“With the ...

Mahopac Claims 14U GHVBL Title

DANBURY, C.T. — Mike Ambrosecchia has been a part of the Greater Hudson Valley Baseball League since it first started a few years ago, but the Mahopac coach had never taken home the ultimate prize.

After Sunday, July 30, Ambrosecchia and his Indians got their first taste of a championship.

Fourth-seeded Mahopac defeated No. 3 Sleepy Hollow 5-1 in the 14-and-under GHVBL 'B' ...

Mahopac Comes Up Short in 15U Final

DANBURY, C.T. — Despite steamrolling its way to the top seed of the Greater Hudson Valley Baseball League playoffs, North Salem’s 15-and-under baseball team suffered two gut-wrenching losses to Mahopac in this summer’s regular season.

The third time was a charm as the Tigers gritted out a 5-2 championship victory over second-seeded Mahopac in the ‘B’ final on ...

Mahopac 11U Battles in Finals Defeat

DANBURY, C.T. — Mahopac's 11-and-under 'B' baseball team is used to winning the games that seem out of reach, but it fell shy in the Greater Hudson Valley Baseball League championship against East Fishkill, 10-5, on Sunday, July 30, at Rogers Park in Danbury.

"This was another game that represented how resilient this team has been all year," Mahopac coach Dan ...

Mahopac's White Dazzles in Amateur Baseball League

DANBURY, C.T. — Before graduating from Mahopac High School in 2016, starting pitcher Brendan White was a staple in the Indians’ rotation.

After completing one academic year and baseball season at Siena College, he is spending most of his summer days playing baseball with the Danbury Westerners, a team that is part of the New England Collegiate Baseball League.

White has excelled ...

Mahopac Rallies Past North Salem in 15U Action

MAHOPAC, N.Y. — Mahopac coach Jim Castrataro and North Salem coach Scott Schafer have seen their teams play the closest of games the past five years when competing against each other.

Tuesday night’s matchup at Crane Road was exactly that when the host Indians’ fifth-inning comeback lifted them to a 5-4 victory to close the gap with North Salem in the Greater Hudson Valley ...

Gambacorta Named Coach of the Year

MAHOPAC, N.Y. — Mahopac varsity softball coach Amanda Gambacorta was named the Conference 1 League A coach of they year in Section 1 at the Section 1 softball awards dinner.

Left fielder Alissa Copeland, a recent graduate, received the prestigious Diamond Nine award. Rising freshman pitcher Shannon Becker was named all-section and all-league. Rising senior shortstop Kim Astrologo earned ...

TAP Into Another Town's News:

TAP Into Another Town's News:

Sign Up for E-News