Sports

February 21, 2020

NORTH SALEM, N.Y. - Thursday's Section 1 Class B tournament opener was a microcosm of the season for North Salem boys basketball. After beginning the year 2-6, the Tigers looked unstoppable the rest of the way, using their length and inside-out play to win 12 games in a row and outscore ...

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NORTH SALEM, N.Y. – Junior Ava Jolley and senior Juliette Intrieri did North Salem proud at the Section 1 Class C championships, finishing in first and second place, respectively, in the 3,000-meter run. On Feb. 10 at the Armory in New York City, Jolley, who has established herself as one of the ...

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NORTH SALEM, N.Y. – North Salem’s girls and boys basketball teams celebrated their seniors on successive nights last week. First up on Monday, Feb. 10, was the senior-laden girls squad, which will graduate seven of its nine players: Julia DeSanto, Liz Squire, Joan Herlihy, Hannah Carminucci, ...

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HUNTER, N.Y. – Girls skiers from John Jay/North Salem won seven of nine possible medals at the Section 1 championships held Monday, Feb. 10, at Hunter Mountain. North Salem’s Ashley Binette took first in giant slalom and third in slalom, and John Jay’s Samantha Spieler took second in both in ...

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NEW YORK – For young athletes, practicing less may be the key to long-term success. Specialization, where athletes exclusively train in one sport year-round, can lead to more injuries and a lack of passion, particularly in athletes aged 13 or younger, said Dr. Eric Small, clinical assistant ...

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NORTH SALEM, N.Y. – Plans are underway for the building of a new turf field at the middle school/high school campus in North Salem. On Wednesday, Feb. 5, the district’s design team, construction manager, architectural team and financial adviser presented the master plan for the Athletic Fields ...

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NORTH SALEM, N.Y. – On Jan. 14, the North Salem boys’ basketball team won their second straight game to improve to 4-6. Considering the Tigers’ early-season woes, even a minor win streak seemed worth celebrating at the time. Nearly a month later, the Tigers’ win streak has ballooned to 12 games, ...

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Wrestling Somers/North Salem 64, Beacon/Haldane 24 Tuesday, Feb. 4 In a 64-24 win over Beacon/Haldane, Somers/North Salem received a win from North Salem’s Carolyn Barrella, who recorded a pin at 126 pounds. Also registering victories were Ryan Cole (160, forfeit), A.J. D’Orazio (182, ...

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BREWSTER, N.Y. – The BYSNS (5-11) defeated Lakeland/Panas, 3-2, at the Brewster Ice Arena on Saturday, Feb. 1, avenging an early-season loss to the Rebels (3-1 on Jan. 15). “The win means a lot to us on this final stretch, to try and make sectionals,” said BYSNS co-coach Joey ...

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HILLSDALE, N.Y. – Four boys and girls from the John Jay/North Salem ski team finished in the Top 19 at the sectional qualifiers on Tuesday, Jan. 28, at the Catamount Mountain Resort, automatically qualifying them for the section championships, which will be held on Monday, Feb. 10 at Hunter ...

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NORTH SALEM, N.Y. – After losing two games to start the week, North Salem girls basketball rallied on Saturday (Feb. 1), with a 46-24 home win over Rye Neck. The Tigers were led by Liz Squire (10 points, 8 rebounds, 4 blocks). Five players scored 6 points each (Julia DeSanto, Amanda Marano, Leah ...

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NORTH SALEM, N.Y. – North Salem boys basketball continued their dominant run with a trio of double-digit wins last week. The Tigers, who finished the week at 10-6, have won eight games in a row as of Monday. North Salem 67, Keio Academy 37 Monday, Jan. 27 (North Salem High School) North ...

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Dozens of Westchester natives have played in the National Football League but only eight have made it to the Super Bowl. Art Monk White Plains High School (Class of 1976) Art Monk, a wide receiver who spent most of his 14-year career with the Washington Redskins, is the only Westchester ...

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Super Bowl LIV (54) Matchup: San Francisco 49ers (13-3, 1st NFC) vs. Kansas City Chiefs (12-4, 2nd AFC) Stadium: Hard Rock Stadium, Miami Gardens, Florida Time: 6:30 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 2 TV Channel: Fox TV Announcers: Joe Buck (play-by-play), Troy Aikman (color ...

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THE BEGINNING. The Super Bowl began 54 years ago as a matchup between the champions of the American Football League (AFL) and the National Football League (NFL), the latter of which was considered the far-superior league from a competitive standpoint. WHAT’S IN A NAME? AFL co-founder Lamar Hunt, ...

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We asked Halston Media readers how they enjoy Super Bowl Sunday. Here’s what they had to say. Will You Watch the Super Bowl? The Super Bowl is more than a football game. It’s a spectacle enjoyed by savvy and clueless sports fans alike, as they bond together over commercials and half-time ...

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Chris DeCicco, Joe DeCicco Jr. and John DeCicco Jr., DeCicco & Sons, deciccoandsons.com Kansas City Chiefs 28, San Francisco 49ers 24 JOHN: “So guys, I know we have all these awesome sales for the big game. But who’s gonna win?” CHRIS: “Well, I think San Francisco has the better beers ...

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BRIARCLIFF, N.Y. - Briarcliff defeated North Salem, 45-36, on Friday, Jan. 31. Leading the way for North Salem were Liz Squire (14 points, 9 rebounds, 6 blocks) and Julia DeSanto: 11 points, 7 rebounds. The Tigers fell to 8-8 with the loss. They will get right back at it Saturday (Feb. 1) ...

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. – No local teams made the Super Bowl this year, but many Mahopac residents have a clear rooting interest on Sunday. Dave Toub, the assistant head coach and special teams coordinator for the Kansas City Chiefs, is a former Mahopac High School football player, graduating from the ...

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Track and Field Westchester County Championships Friday, Jan. 24, The Armory (New York City) • Junior Ava Jolley finished in first place out of 25 runners in the 1,500-meter run (4:47.40), edging Kaitlyn Casas. a freshman from New Rochelle, by 2 seconds. • Senior Katie Mogg finished in ...

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NORTH SALEM, N.Y. – After a difficult start to the season which saw the North Salem boys’ basketball team drop four straight games, the Tigers opened league play Monday (Jan. 13) with a decisive 67-43 home win against league rival Putnam Valley. They found themselves in the win column again two ...

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VALHALLA, N.Y. – The North Salem girls’ basketball team was at a crossroads after suffering their worst defeat of the season—a 72-29 road loss to league rival Putnam Valley on Tuesday, Jan. 14. But the 6-6 Tigers would have little time to dwell on the loss. They would be on the road again just ...

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Don’t see your team’s results or statistics listed? Coaches, parents or players can send them to sports@halstonmedia.com. Girls Basketball (6-5) North Salem 55, Westlake 51 Monday, Jan. 6 (Westlake High School) A dominant performance by senior co-captain Liz Squire (26 points, 10 rebounds ...

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NORTH SALEM, N.Y. – Five months after being named North Salem’s “interim” athletic director, Denise Kiernan has been given the full-time gig until at least the end of the 2022-23 school year, when her probationary period ends. Her appointment as the district’s director of K-12 physical ...

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Don’t see your team’s results or statistics listed? Coaches, parents or players can send them to sports@halstonmedia.com. Girls Basketball (4-4) Briarcliff 50, North Salem 37 Saturday, Jan. 4 (North Salem High School) In their first contest after the holiday break, the Tigers dropped a home ...

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BREWSTER, N.Y. - The BYSNS completed a season sweep of league rival Mahopac on Friday, Jan. 3, at the Brewster Ice Arena. Trailing 2-1 late in the second period, the BYSNS rallied for a thrilling 3-2 triumph against the Indians. “The win against Mahopac was a great start to the new year,” ...

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NORTH SALEM, N.Y. – Steven Herlihy is co-captain of the North Salem boys’ basketball team. The boys’ basketball team has a new coach this season. How has the team adapted to Coach Chris Regan and his new system? All of us have been in the program at some point in time throughout high school, ...

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NORTH SALEM, N.Y. – North Salem’s Emily Dreyer will continue her volleyball career next year at SUNY Canton. A co-captain for the Tigers this fall, Dreyer helped lead North Salem to their best season in many years, including a home playoff win in the opening round of the Section 1 Class C ...

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IRVINGTON, N.Y. – Dominic Barrella, an eighth-grade wrestler from North Salem, took first place in the 99-pound weight class at the first-ever Michael Tarulli Memorial Tournament at Irvington High School on Saturday, Dec. 14. A member of the combined Somers-North Salem team, Barella competed ...

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Don’t see your team’s results or statistics listed? Coaches, parents or players can send them to sports@halstonmedia.com. Boys Basketball (2-4) North Salem 46 @ Woodlands 61 Monday, Dec. 9 Free throws and rebounds made the difference in last week’s road game at Woodlands. The home team ...

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