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May 18, 2022

SHRUB OAK, N.Y. – Emily Ahlstedt, who plays attack and midfield, has been on the Lakeland/Panas varsity girls lacrosse team the last three years. A Lakeland/Panas leadership award recipient last season, Ahlstedt is one of the Rebels’ three senior captains, along with Sara Costa and Gwen ...

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Yorktown senior Holly Raniolo, who plays attack, has been on the Huskers' varsity girls lacrosse squad for the past three seasons, including the Covid year. She is one Yorktown's three captains, along with juniors Kaitlin Regan and Nicolette DeBellis. How old were you when you started playing ...

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Track and Field Glenn D. Loucks Games May 12-May 14 (White Plains High School) Lakeland/Panas' girls sprint medley relay team, Brooke Sayre, Kailey Burdett, Grace Adeyeye, and Kiara Williams ran a season-best time of 4:16, finishing eighth in the East Coast Challenge, to qualify for ...

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SHRUB OAK, N.Y. - Led by Boston College standout Joe Vetrano, the Lakeland Hornets were poised to christen its brand-new turf field in 2020, on their way to a third straight Section 1 Class A title, but the pandemic wiped that out. Then last season, Lakeland's opening-round Section 1 Class A1 ...

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YORKTOWN, N.Y. - Yorktown (18-1, 10-0) finished its regular season with a 3-0 triumph against visiting Harrison on May 14, led by Maya Servedio (7 innings, 1 hit, 10 strikeouts/homer), Charlotte Constantine (triple, 2 RBI), Adrianna Albano (single, run) and Hailey Moran (walk, run). The Huskers ...

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YORKTOWN, N.Y. – Yorktown beat visiting Somers, 9-5, on May 5, but more importantly, raised more than $1,000 for the American Heart Association, in honor of Kim Salveggi, an active volunteer with the AHA, who died four years ago. “Raising all that money was amazing, more than I ever could’ve ...

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YORKTOWN, N.Y. – Yorktown senior All-American Harry Griff (4G, 1A) made himself a Husker legend by scoring a goal with just 48 seconds remaining in the first overtime, to give host Yorktown an exhilarating 6-5 victory versus Lakeland/Panas in the Murphy Cup game on May 7. Griff’s goal gave the ...

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YORKTOWN, N.Y. – Yorktown senior Kayla Howell is currently in her fifth season on the varsity girls golf team. Howell is two-sport standout, as she has been named All-League in both golf and winter track and field, All-Section in golf, All-County in track, and a team captain in both. How old ...

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Yorktown Baseball (9-9) Yorktown 10, Mahopac 5 Thursday, May 5 (Yorktown High School) Mahopac scored four runs in the top of the first inning, but Yorktown came back for a 10-5 victory, sweeping the season series against the Indians. “It felt amazing to come back against Mahopac there,” ...

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YORKTOWN, N.Y. – Yorktown came up with a big 10-4 victory against visiting John Jay-Cross River on senior night, giving first-year Husker coach Tim Schurr a victory against his former team on April 26. “Beating our rivals tonight really meant a lot,” said Yorktown’s Harry Griff. “Since our new ...

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Yorktown Girls Lacrosse (4-8) Hen Hud 13, Yorktown 7 Thursday, April 28 (Hendrick Hudson High School) Alex Scialdone (3G, 1A), Brie Gaccino (2G), Ava Cunneen (1G), Kaitlin Regan (1G), and Maggie Appelle (12 saves) led the Huskers in their 13-7 loss to Hendrick Hudson. Yorktown 14, ...

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YORKTOWN, N.Y. - Yorktown, the No. 4 ranked Class A team in the state, continued its strong season with a 10-0 victory over visiting Lakeland on April 28. The Huskers got their ace, Maya Servedio, an early lead by scoring four runs in their half of the first inning. Three of those runs came home ...

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SHRUB OAK, N.Y. – Lakeland senior Joe Torres is a captain for the Hornets baseball team his year. Last year, the shortstop and a catcher/utility player, was first on the Hornets in slugging percentage (.538) and second on the team in both batting average (.365) and on-base percentage ...

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SHRUB OAK, N.Y. – Lakeland hosted Mahopac in the Hornets’ first-ever girls flag football game on April 19, with the Indians winning 26-6. The score didn’t tell the whole story, however, as the historical significance of the game went well beyond the scoreboard. “I thought it was awesome,” ...

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SHRUB OAK, N.Y. – Back-to-back run-producing doubles by Brandon Forte and Dom Toscano (2-4, 2 RBI, run, 2 doubles) and an RBI single by Anthony DeCesare gave Lakeland a 3-0 first-inning lead. The Hornets held on for a thrilling 7-6 victory against Yorktown in the 40th anniversary of the Sorrentino ...

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YORKTOWN, N.Y. – Yorktown won its own tournament championship game with a walk-off homer by tourney MVP Olivia Salveggi to defeat visiting John Jay-East Fishkill, 1-0, in nine innings on April 22, finishing off a no-hitter thrown by all-tournament player Maya Servedio. “Hitting this walk-off ...

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YORKTOWN, N.Y. – Yorktown’s Jon Munoz is one of the Huskers’ four senior baseball captains this spring, along with Nick Jacoby, Stephen Haglund, and Matt Alduino. Munoz, an outfielder/pitcher, got pulled up freshman year to varsity at the end of the season for the playoffs and has been on the ...

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Lakeland Softball (2-7) Clarkstown South 3, Lakeland 2 Monday, April 18 (Lakeland High School) Nicole Mautone (1-3, RBI, run), Leah Cohen (1-4, RBI), Jenna Yazzetti (1-2, run, walk), and Ryleigh Melendez (1-4, double) led Lakeland in their 3-2 loss to Clarkstown South. Nanuet 5, ...

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SHRUB OAK, N.Y. – The Lakeland Central School District is hosting its fourth Girls in Sports Day, for those female athletes in the district in first through fifth grades, 1-4:30 p.m. on Sunday, May 1 at Lakeland High School. Those who are part of this significant day can’t wait for it, ...

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SHRUB OAK, N.Y. – Lakeland’s 2022 boys’ tennis team has endured rain, sleet, and bouts of frigid weather to break even at 1-1 before the Spring Break respite. In an opening-day loss to an always-strong Somers opponent, Lakeland fought to the end only to come up short. Dexter Pretnar — retuning ...

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YORKTOWN, N.Y. – In a possible preview of this year’s Section 1 Class B championship game, Rye scored the first five goals of the fourth quarter and held on to defeat host Yorktown 9-7 on April 16. The game was also a rematch of last year’s Section 1 Class B title game, won by the Garnets at ...

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Lakeland/Panas Boys Lacrosse (2-4) Mamaroneck 15, Lakeland/Panas 9 Tuesday, April 12 (Walter Panas High School) Lakeland/Panas' Nick Graap (3G), Nic Conetta (1G, 1A), Justin Stabile (1G, 1A), Augie Kocaj (2A), Joe Alleva (1G), Chris Macaluso (1G), Joe Malaspina (1G), Oban Rader (1G), Myles ...

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PLEASANTVILLE, N.Y. – Pace University is ranked No. 11 in the USILA National Coaches Poll, and two big reasons are Yorktown graduates – attackman Kyle Casey and senior goalie Louis Ragusa. “I’m happy that I was able to get the opportunity to play for Pace. Every kid on the team has the same goal ...

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SHRUB OAK, N.Y. – Lakeland/Panas attackman Nick Graap was on fire last week, scoring 4 goals in a 12-5 win at Carmel on Tuesday, April 5, and then notching 5 goals and an assist in a 11-6 triumph versus visiting Horace Greeley two days later. Graap, one of the Rebels’ three senior captains along ...

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Yorktown Boys Lacrosse (2-1) Yorktown 8, Mahopac 5 Tuesday, April 5 (Mahopac High School) Up 5-4 going into the fourth quarter, the Huskers outscored Mahopac, 3-0, in the final stanza to secure an 8-5 victory and give Yorktown graduate Tim Schurr his first win as Husker coach. “It was ...

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YORKTOWN, N.Y. – Yorktown senior boys lacrosse attackman Harry Griff is a four-year varsity player. He is coming off a season last year where he was named All-American, in a campaign that saw him register 26 goals and 28 assists. Your team finished the 2021 season in the Section 1 Class B ...

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SOMERS, N.Y. – Lakeland participated in the National Football League-supported girls flag football pilot program’s kickoff jamboree at Somers High School on April 1. It was a freezing and rainy night but one that was definitely worth it for the Hornets, as the team gained plenty out of the ...

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CHESTNUT HILL, Mass. – Lakeland 2020 graduate Joe Vetrano enjoyed a legendary run with the Hornets, leading them with his arm and bat to back-to-back Section 1 Class A titles in his junior campaign. That campaign saw him go 5-2 with a 0.77 ERA and 61 strikeouts in 45.2 innings. As a hitter, ...

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Yorktown Girls Lacrosse (1-1) Suffern 16, Yorktown 8 Tuesday, March 29 (Yorktown High School) Gianna Altimari (3G), Alex Scialdone (2G, 1A), Brie Gaccino (2G), Alison Passarella (1G), and Annie Durante (7 saves) produced in the Huskers' 16-8 defeat to Suffern. Yorktown 22, Wappingers ...

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Phoenix and Reign, two cheerleading teams that train out of Extreme Force AllStar Company in Mahopac, have been selected to compete at one of the nation’s most prestigious cheerleading competitions, the Summit Championship. The Summit Championship, held at Walt Disney World Resort’s ESPN Wide ...

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