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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 ...

Cardiac kids: Shrub Oak Surges Past Harrison

DANBURY, C.T. — After pulling off a heart-pounding one-run win over top-seeded Putnam Valley in the semifinals, Shrub Oak was in a similar situation in the finals during a tight contest against Harrison.

The fourth-seeded Storm was able to prevail again, pulling out the 7-6 comeback win over No. 3 Harrison in the Greater Hudson Valley Baseball League ‘B’ championship game on ...

Yorktown Lightning Strikes in Extra Innings

DANBURY, C.T. — Coming from behind to win has become second nature for Yorktown’s 9-and-under baseball squad, as it did so one more time this summer in thrilling fashion over the Larchmont/Mamaroneck Tigers in the Greater Hudson Valley Baseball League championship game on Sunday, July 30, at Rogers Park in Danbury.

The second-seeded Lightning ended up beating top-seeded Larchmont, ...

Shrub Oak Makes Quick Work of Larchmont

DANBURY, C.T. — It was over in just over an hour as the top-seeded and unbeaten 8-and-under Shrub Oak Storm defeated Larchmont/Mamaroneck 12-0 in a four-inning win by mercy rule in the Greater Hudson Valley Baseball League ‘A’ championship game on Sunday, July 30, at Rogers Park in Danbury.

Top-seeded Shrub Oak finished the season 20-0 and won its third GHVBL championship in ...

Vogel has Big Night in Yorktown Green Win

CORTLANDT MANOR, N.Y. — Yorktown Green started the week off with a 10-0 victory against Pleasantville, led by rising senior midfielder Katie Vogel (6G, 2A) in the Hudson Valley Summer Field Hockey League.

“My teammates played a huge role in enabling me to have such a big game,” Vogel said. “The defense did a great job in clearing the ball up the field and the offense ...

Yorktown Residents Participate in Lacrosse Combine

BROOKLANDVILLE, M.D. — Four Yorktown residents earned the right to participate in the Under Armour 150 Combine at the St. Paul School for Girls in Brooklandville, Md., on July 11-12.

“Participating in the Under Armour 150 Combine was a great learning experience,” said goalie Sophia Altimari, who plays for Primetime 2021. “It meant a lot to me that I was selected from ...

Lakeland Gold Stays Unbeaten

CORTLANDT MANOR, N.Y. — After a week off, the Hudson Valley Summer Field Hockey League at Walter Panas High School resumed and with plenty of games, the league got back into the swing of things in a big way.

Lakeland Gold blanked Walter Panas 10-0 in a varsity-division matchup on July 20, with Kelsey McCrudden (6G), Kiera Wax (2G), Julia Papanicolaou (1G, 3A) and Sophia Gloade (1G) ...

Lakeland Blanked by Somers in Boys Soccer Title Game

CORTLANDT MANOR, N.Y. — Top-seeded Somers and No. 2 Lakeland were the two best teams in the 10th Annual Lakeland Boys Summer Soccer League and fittingly played each other in the title game on July 23 at Walter Panas High School.

While the Hornets displayed a lot of potential this summer, Somers showed why it is the defending Class A state champions, recording a 2-0 victory.

For ...

Shrub Oak Baseball Outslugged by Mahopac

SHRUB OAK, N.Y. — A game that looked to be a washout turned into a classic between Mahopac and Shrub Oak’s 10-and-under ‘B’ baseball teams the morning of Sunday, July 16.

Hitting the ball with authority for most of the contest, the undefeated Indians held on for a 17-14 road victory at Lakeland High School in a Greater Hudson Valley Baseball League game.

But it sure ...

Francese Named Academic All-American

YORKTOWN, N.Y. — Yorktown graduate Alyssa Francese, who will play soccer at Stony Brook University this fall, was named to the National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) Girls High School Scholar All-America team with a 3.75 grade-point average.

“It means so much to me,” said Francese, who was a four-year starter at Yorktown and is a striker. “All-American ...

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