Junior Stanley Cup Championship

Story By: Andrew KarenNovember 17th, 2007 The Garden City Hockey Junior Division held their Stanley Cup Finals Saturday, November 17th at the Community Park Roller Hockey Rink. In a highly anticipated game that pitted friends against each other the Avalanche, coached by James Crafa, challenged the Stars coached by Brian Johnston. The game would see two very evenly matched teams […]

Mites Stanley Cup Championship

Nov. 17

Thunder 9’s Are NCYFL B-Division Champs!

Two Sundays ago, the Hicksville Crusaders came to Garden City to take on the Thunder 9B’s and avenge a loss earlier in the season. They were big and had a good plan but the Thunder, like most games, came out focused, executed, and scored on their first possession. Hicksville was ready to play as well and marched down the field […]

Thunder 11 Maroon Play Finale In Farmingdale

The last game for the Thunder Maroon 11’s was a tough, but hard fought loss to Massapequa. The kids gave a game effort, but just couldn’t match the firepower of Massapequa. Instead of dwelling on the loss, let’s take a look the season. When they first took the field in August, it was hard to figure how this gang would […]

Force Finishes Strong In Final Weekend

So close, so close. Soccer, like most sports, is a game of inches and no team was reminded of that more than Garden City Girl’s U-10 Force this past weekend. The girls entered the weekend unbeaten and looked to finish the season strong, perhaps taking second place at the same time in division NN. Finish strong they did, but they […]

Rams Girl’s Lacrosse Late Registration

Registration continues to take place during the months of November & December at Olympic Den, 676 Dogwood Avenue in Franklin Square (486-0975). GC Rams Girl’s Lacrosse is open to all girls who reside or go to school within the village of Garden City in grades 3 to 8. Registration forms are available at Olympic Den Monday through Saturday from 10 […]

State Teams Seek Handball Players

The New York State Team Handball Federation has issued a call for new players of the international sport of team handball to fill rosters of two men’s and two women’s teams to compete against local clubs and prepare for the United States national team. The New York Eagles Team Handball Club under the direction of Coach Jesse Sorensen, a player […]

GCAA Basketball Intramurals

The Garden City Athletic Association (GCAA) Intramural basketball program starts December 1st and will run up to and including March 15, 2008. There are no tryouts necessary for intramural play. ** We run clinics for K and 1st. Don’t miss out on these clinics for our very young that the GCAA introduced and started last year. They are popular, fun […]

Final Results For Division IV

GC Centennial Soccer. Congratulations to the North Carolina team coached by Silvio Pironi for winning the GC Centennial Soccer Division IV championship this fall. The team went undefeated during the regular season and beat a tough Georgetown team 1 – 0 in the championship game. The players for North Carolina were Kelly Aneser, Sarah Banahan, Elizabeth Butler, Olivia Coffey, Olivia […]

Recreation Roller Hockey Wraps Up Busy Weekend

Story By: Andrew KarenNovember 18th, 2007 On Sunday, November 18th, the GC Rec. Hockey Staff hosted their End of the Season Pizza Party & Awards Ceremony over at Cluett Hall at St. Pauls. The kids were treated to an afternoon of pizza, awards and special raffles. All of the kids were also presented with medals for their participation in this […]