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March 29, 2017

MAHOPAC, N.Y.— With 11 seniors returning from a team that finished 14-5, won a league title and reached the Section 1 Class A semifinals last year, the Mahopac girls lacrosse team is confident heading into the new campaign.

The team is led by a talented midfield trio of captains in seniors Briana Corace and Kristen Maxwell, along with junior Morgan Kirby.

“The strength of our ...

Mahopac Ready to Put Offense in Gear in 2017

MAHOPAC, N.Y.— Building on a positive season is difficult to do, especially after losing a star-pitching duo to graduation. Workhorse starting pitchers Brendan White and Anthony Mirditaj paved the way to Mahopac’s 13-7 finish. The Indians fell in the quarterfinals of the Class AA sectionals to Mamaroneck, 3-0.

“I always tell the guys that your goal is to always be better than ...

New Coach Expects Big Things from Mahopac

MAHOPAC, N.Y.— The Mahopac softball team has a new head coach for the upcoming 2017 season, but it’s a person they are already familiar with.

Amanda Gambacorta, who was an assistant under former coach Brian Hunt the last two seasons, will lead the Indians. Her familiarity with the girls on the team as well as her passion for the sport of softball, much like her predecessor, made ...

Mahopac Lax Undergoes a Makeover

MAHOPAC, N.Y.— With the loss of longtime standout midfielders Christian Donahoe and Dan Foley to graduation, Mahopac lacrosse is poised to have an entirely different look in 2017.

“Last year it was nice having [Foley and Donahoe] around but it has created some openings for some guys to see what they can do,” said Tony Tanzi, who serves as the team’s co-head coach ...

Faceoff Guru: Senior Secures Possession for Mahopac

Mahopac senior Andrew Evans is a faceoff expert and midfielder on the varsity lacrosse team.

How old were you when you started playing lacrosse and how did you get started?

I started playing lacrosse in third grade because my older brother played and he got me into it.

As a returning senior, how do you see your role on the team and how much do you value being a team leader?

My role on ...

Youth Mahopac Wrestlers Place Second at States

SYRACUSE, N.Y.— A pair of MSA youth wrestlers placed second at states on March 18 at the SRC Arena at Onondaga Community College in Syracuse.

Angelo Centrone and Nicolas Greco both took the second-place honors. Centrone competed in the Division 4 seventh-grade division at 80 pounds. Greco was in the Division 4 fifth-grade division at 60 pounds.

The duo made states by finishing first ...

Mahopac Senior Shortstop Relishes Game Day

Mahopac senior Pat McGee plays shortstop for the varsity baseball team.

How old were you when you started playing baseball and how did you get started?

I was 6 years old when my dad signed me up for Little League.

What do you feel is the strongest aspect of your game as a baseball player?

Definitely my hands defensively. I have worked very hard on that this offseason.

How have you ...

Mahopac JV Girls Lacrosse Team Reaches Finals of Tourney

MILTON, N.Y.— Mahopac’s JV girls lacrosse team made it to the finals at the Laxabunga Lacrosse Tournament in Milton and went 3-1. Their only loss was in the championship game when they fell to Suffern, 10-7. Mahopac scored 45 goals and gave up 19 in four games. 

Mahopac's 4D Sports a Diamond in the Rough

MAHOPAC, N.Y. — 4D Sports Performance Center, located in Mahopac, is renowned by athletes both locally and nationally as a premier training facility. 

Baseball and softball clients travel to 4D Sports from all over the USA to train with the professional staff housed under one roof. The facility offers one of the best pitching instructors in the country as well as one of the leading ...

Mahopac Freshman Basketball Completes Unbeaten Season

MAHOPAC, N.Y.— There is a light at the end of the tunnel for Mahopac boys basketball’s future after its freshman squad pieced together an undefeated 2016-2017 campaign, finishing 18-0.

“I never had a group like this,” second-year freshman coach Anthony Nappi said. “Not even speaking to their talent, they were truly a family. This is the best group I ever coached ...

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