St. John’s Sixth-Grade Girls Cap Perfect CYO Season With Hoops Title

March 17, 2018

MAHOPAC, N.Y.-The St. John the Evangelist of Mahopac sixth grade girls basketball team defeated Elizabeth Ann Seton 31-12 in the CYO Division C Championship at Iona Prep on Feb. 25.

The girls finished the season with a perfect record of 15-0. They are coached by Gabrielle Pranzo and Jim O’Boyle.

MHS '15 Graduate Qualifies for U.S. Collegiate Ski Championships

MAHOPAC, N.Y.-Kelly McPartland, a 2015 Mahopac graduate, qualified and competed in the giant slalom event at the 40th Annual United States Collegiate Ski and Snowboard Association (USCSA) National Championships, held this year at Lake Placid from March 4-10. She placed 64th out of the top 110 female grand slalom skiers in the USCSA. Participating racers came from the top 20 teams that qualified ...

Sixth-grader First Youth Wrestler in Mahopac History to Win State Title

MAHOPAC, N.Y.-Nicolas Greco, a sixth-grader at Mahopac Middle School, became the first youth wrestler in Mahopac history to bring home a NYWAY state championship title. He competed in a 13-man bracket and placed first in the 70-pound division the weekend of March 10 in Brockport. Greco went 4-0 and won in the finals by a 7-5 decision. He recorded a pin in the semifinals, won by an 18-2 technical ...

St. John's Fourth-Grade Girls Claim Hoops Title

MAHOPAC, N.Y.-St John’s fourth grade Division A CYO girls basketball team of Mahopac defeated Ardsley 30-15 in the league championship game on Sunday, Feb. 25, at Iona Prep.

The team, which avenged a loss to Ardsley last year in the finals, started playing together last year and is coached by Dan Callahan and K.J. Koch.

Mahopac Gymnasts Contribute to Section 1 Fifth-Place Team Finish

MAHOPAC, N.Y.-Mahopac and Lakeland/Panas’ gymnastics teams helped Section 1’s squad earn fifth place out of 10 sections on Saturday, March 3, at Cold Spring Harbor High School on Long Island.

Section 3 took first place with 185.725 points to Section 1’s 176.575. Among Section 1’s top contributors, a handful came from Mahopac and Lakeland/Panas.

“Our team did ...

Mahopac Athlete Spotlight: Sarah Citarella

Mahopac senior Sarah Citarella was a team captain on the varsity gymnastics team.

How old were you when you first took up gymnastics and how did you get started?

I was about 3 years old when I started gymnastics. My mom enrolled me in classes because I always wanted to run and flip around.

What is your favorite event to compete in? Why?

My favorite event is floor. I love expressing my ...

Mahopac Freshman to Play Soccer in Scotland

MAHOPAC, N.Y.-Hailey Pereira, a freshman at Mahopac High School, is one of 18 players selected to the Region 1 2003 Girls Olympic Development Program Team selected to travel to Scotland the week of March 5 to play against top club teams, which in the past have included teams such as Rangers FC and Celtic. She plays for the Force FC of the Monroe-Woodbury Soccer Club coached by Joe Duffell and ...

Mahopac Falters in Division 1 Playoff on Ice

MAHOPAC, N.Y.-Hockey is one of those sports where the team that controls possession or outshoots the opponent doesn’t always win.

That was the story of Mahopac’s first round Division 1 playoff defeat to Clarkstown, 3-1, on Friday evening at the Brewster Ice Arena. The Indians outshot Clarkstown 36-16 but struggled finding the back of the net.

“I couldn’t ask for more ...

Mahopac Boys Fall in Hoops Sectional Matchup

MAHOPAC, N.Y.-Coming into Saturday’s first round Class AA sectional matchup at sixth-seeded Spring Valley, the No. 11 Mahopac Indians were as prepared and intense as they could be, but ultimately fell 64-54 in a physical affair.

“I’m extremely proud with how hard we played,” third-year Mahopac coach Matt Simone said. “When we were up, we never got too high. And ...

Three Skiers From Mahopac Compete in Section 1 Championships

MAHOPAC, N.Y.-It was a bright and sunny day, perfect for ski racing as the top skiers in Section 1 lined up at the starting gates for the Section 1 championships on Wednesday, Feb. 14, at Hunter Mountain.

Three Mahopac skiers qualified to compete at the championships among the top 60 girls and boys from Section 1.

Abby Edwards turned in the best finish for Mahopac as she ended the day in ...

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