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Somers Girls Basketball Team Makes Quick Work of YMA

December 14, 2018

SOMERS, N.Y. - The Somers girls basketball team raced out to a huge lead and cruised past visiting Yonkers Montessori Academy, 73-13, on Friday, Dec. 7.

Dani DiCintio made four threes and scored 16 of her game-high 22 points in the first quarter. The Tuskers built a 28-5 lead after one. DiCintio also had 6 assists.

Taylor Penzo and Lily Carino (10 rebounds, 4 steals) scored 10 and 9 points, ...

Somers Senior Soccer Player Lucas Fecci Named an All-American

SOMERS, N.Y. - You only had to watch the Somers boys soccer team for a few minutes to see the hustle, passion and fire that Lucas Fecci plays with on the field.

It’s a mindset for the whole team.

But Fecci set the tone for the rest of his teammates. His incredible senior season, which featured section and regional titles for the Tuskers, was capped off with the ultimate honor: being ...

Quick Start: Tuskers start 2-0, Somers Cruises Past Saunders, Gorton

SOMERS, N.Y. - The pace that the Somers boys basketball team plays with can be dizzying.

Up and down the floor they go. The Tuskers press the opposition into submission, creating countless turnovers leading to easy buckets. There’s no hesitation on 3-pointers.

That tenacity has led to a 2-0 start, with wins over Saunders and Gorton to open the season.

“That’s been our ...

Friendship Goals: Lifelong Somers Friends Make Soccer Dreams Come True

SOMERS, N.Y. - Ali Kalayjian and Katrina Kurtz grew up on the same street in Somers and began playing soccer together when they were 5 years old. Over the years, they’ve gone on to different teams, Katrina to the New York City Football Club and Ali to FC Fury in Bay Shore, Long Island, but their friendship has remained strong, as has their love of the game.

So much so that, when other ...

Low Player Turnout Means No Hockey for Somers/North Salem this Season

NORTH SALEM, N.Y. - North Salem athletic director Henry Sassone and Somers athletic director Roman Catalino told members of the Somers/North Salem ice hockey team earlier this month that their merged squad will not be hitting the ice this season due to a low number of players.

The team had only 15 players on the roster, Catalino said, compared with more than 20 for most Section 1 hockey ...

Soccer: Somers Stampedes Past Cornwall in Regionals

It was a windy first half to say the least when Somers took on Cornwall in a Class A boys soccer regional final on Nov. 3 at Middletown High School. The Tuskers, with the wind at their back, built a 1-0 first-half lead.

The wind slowed down in the second half but the Tuskers sure turned on the afterburners, exploding for four second-half goals to propel them past the Green Dragons of Section ...

Football: Ford, John Jay Roll Past Somers in Semis

In a season when John Jay quarterback Bryce Ford has posted video-game numbers on the offensive side of the ball, his two biggest plays in the semifinals might have come on defense. 

Ford made two crucial interceptions to help propel second-seeded John Jay to a 29-7 win over sixth-seeded Somers in the Class A section semifinals on Friday, Oct. 26. 

With Somers driving and John ...


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