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Yorktown's Softball Season Ends in Heartbreak

June 10, 2018

YORKTOWN, N.Y.— Yorktown’s softball squad enjoyed a dream season, winning its second consecutive Section 1 Class AA title but unfortunately for the Huskers, their campaign came to an end in the Class AA regional semifinals at Union-Endicott High School near Binghamton on May 31.

With the game tied at 3-3, Horseheads’ left-handed hitter Tess Cites hit a walk-off three-run home ...

Nardelli, Luctamar Make States Again for Lakeland/Panas

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. —  Lakeland/Panas’ Michael Nardelli qualified for states by winning the 110-meter hurdles in a time of 14.83 seconds at the Section 1 state qualifier meet, which took place May 31 and June 1 at Arlington and White Plains High Schools.

He will also compete at states in the 400-meter hurdles, where he placed third at the state qualifiers in 55.62, good enough ...

Lights Out: Vetrano Leads Lakeland to Final Four

LAKELAND, N.Y.— Joe Vetrano’s dominant pitching performance in the Class A regional championship game would have been all for naught if Lakeland was unable to push a run across home plate.

Matt Schenck had his back.

The senior captain delivered a bases-clearing triple in the top of the seventh and Vetrano closed out a complete game one-hitter to propel Lakeland to a 3-0 win ...

Lakeland/Panas fall to Mamaroneck

LAKELAND, N.Y.— It was quite a run for the Lakeland/Panas boys lacrosse squad as it started out as the No. 7 seed but made it to the Section 1 Class A finals, where it hosted top-seeded Mamaroneck in the championship game on May 30.

For the Rebels, they were looking for their fourth title in the last five years and hung tough with the Tigers but in the end fell 16-9, which finished their ...

John Jay Holds off Yorktown for Title

SHRUB OAK, N.Y.— Top-seeded John Jay-Cross River defeated No. 2 Yorktown 10-8 in the Section 1 Class B sectional championship game, which gave the Indians their first sectional title since 2010 and ended the Huskers’ streak of seven straight sectional crowns.

“We’ve been working hard all year,” said John Jay’s Sean Nolan (3G), who was named the game’s ...

Lakeland Softball Blanked by Ardsley in Semifinals

LAKELAND, N.Y.— Second-seeded Ardsley shut out No. 3 Lakeland 6-0 in the Section 1 Class A semifinals on Wednesday, May 23.

The Panthers scored four runs in the first inning. They added a run in both the third and sixth innings.

Stella Bale and Sabrina Reichelt each had two hits for the Hornets, who concluded the season with an 18-5 record.

Back to Back: Yorktown Holds off Patriots

YORKTOWN, N.Y.— With one out and the game-winning run on second base for John Jay-East Fishkill, Yorktown’s softball team was in dire straits in the seventh inning of the Section 1 Class AA championship game.

But the Huskers thrive in big moments when the game is on the line.

Senior second baseman Angie Serrano made a heads up play to catch a runner at third base and fellow ...

Lakeland Wins First Sectional Title Since 2010

LAKELAND, N.Y.— Many people feel that the New York Yankees, for all their offensive prowess, need to acquire another starting pitcher, maybe even two, if they want to seriously contend for a World Series championship this fall.

If that’s the case, they should call Lakeland baseball coach Bill Casey to see if his pitchers are available. That’s because they have been as clutch ...

John Jay-Cross River Defeats Yorktown 8-6

YORKTOWN, N.Y.— Top-seeded Yorktown’s girls lacrosse squad’s attempt to win three straight sectional titles came to an end when it lost to No. 2 John Jay-Cross River 8-6 in the Section 1 Class B championship game at Torne Valley in Rockland County on May 24.

“Our team didn’t play the best that I think we could have,” Yorktown senior captain Ellen ...

Lakeland/Panas Returns to Finals With Win Over Mahopac

YORKTOWN, N.Y.— Seventh-seeded Lakeland/Panas’ boys lacrosse squad traveled to No. 3 Mahopac on May 24 for a Section 1 Class A semifinal with the Rebels coming up with a sweet 9-7 triumph.

“It means a lot to be able to move on and advance,” Lakeland/Panas senior captain Joe Janavey said. “This group doesn’t want to lose and the mantra is earn another day ...

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Yorktown Youth Soccer Club Results

June 15, 2018

Sunday, June 10  - The Yorktown Crew clinched the Westchester Youth Soccer League JV-1 Division with a 4-3 win over Rivertown FC on Sunday. The team has been on a remarkable run for the past 2 seasons with a team record of 16-1-1. Sunday’s matchup vs Rivertown had a championship like atmosphere as Rivertown trailed Yorktown by 1 point in the standings. The Crew worked hard all week in ...