2009-09-25

The View From Here . . .



No one can accuse President Obama of avoiding the public spotlight lately as he pushes for health care reform. After delivering a speech before a joint session of Congress and appearing on 60 Minutes, Mr. Obama got himself interviewed on five different news shows on Sunday morning (Fox News was pointedly excluded) and this week is appearing on Dave Letterman. […]

Cherry Valley Club Crowns 2009 Golf Champions



On Sunday Sept 20th, Cherry Valley crowned its 2009 golf champions with Steve Sloane winning the men’s title by beating two time defending club champion Jay Sessa, Sally McLaughlin claiming the Ladies 18 holers by besting Ann Marie Blatz and Debbie Ohl earning the Ladies 9 hole competition. The entire Cherry Valley takes great pride in hosting Championship Sunday, a […]

Garden City Fire U15/16 Baseball Stays On A Roll



The U16 travel baseball team has been playing extremely well. They team found it groove over this past summer and has gotten excellent pitching, timely hitting and superb fielding. The FIRE closed out the summer season in August with 9 consecutive wins and headed into the playoffs where they upset the 2nd seed in the semi-final and then took the […]

Thunder 9’s Win Over East Rockaway



The Maroon 9 year old boys fought out a hard willed win over a big and strong East Rockaway squad last Sunday at Stewart field. The boys competed hard for four quarters and displayed their skills on offense and defense to come away with the victory In the first quarter, Kyle Steinbach had a long breakaway run of over 50 […]

Kindergarten Girls Players of the Week



Kindergarten Team 1 Molly McGuiness Team 2 Brooke Blair Grace Duffy Team 3- Cotton Candy Erin Ann McEvoy Naia Sampieri Team 4 -The Lollipops Caroline Kneafsey Megan Rode Maeve Doherty Team 5 – The Orange Tigers Marissa Bommarito Erin Katradis Team 6 – The Blue Diamonds Julia Conroy Nicole Fedor Kaylin Kufs Team 7- The Green Butterflies Sophia Ortiz Maria […]

Boys Kindergarten Soccer MVPs – (9/19)



Team 1 – Giants Joseph Esposito Luke Schmitt Michael Fargione Team 2 – Chocolate Thunder Dom Genovese Will Bonvissuto Ben Kaiserman Team 3 – Broncos Luca Pipitone Roberto Martino Nicolas Newcomb Team 4 – Chargers Houston Kufs Patrick Heber Bradley Bostrom Team 5 – Cowboys Rowan Stenson Luke Paskewitz Brendan Staub Team 6 – Eagles Ethan Meringolo Michael Mangione Andrew […]

1st Grade Boys Players of the Week 9/19



Maroon Marauders Pierce Archer Matthew Joseph Matthew McLeod Red Rockets Kyle Carney Sahib Sohal Daniel Sekas Fireballs Simon Ferris Quinn Sullivan Jack Scali Rams Ryan Olson Cameron Yuen Michael Haass Team 5 Ian Paisley Daniel Hernandez-Arroyo Drew Quinn Raptors James Winter Joseph Pedone Dermot Sullivan Team 7 Tommy Conway Connor Eschmann PJ Allen Blue Light-Sabers Bryce Krupa Gerard O’Connor Bryan […]

1st Grade Girls Players of the Week



Team 1 Olivia Como Katherine Berkery Team 2 – Purple Grapes Kimberly Farkas Christina Caluori Team 3 Molly Madigan Julienne King Team 4 – Smashing Pumpkins Sophie Read Kaelin Haggerty Olympia VanBlenis Team 5 Lauren Sullivan Sela Scarangella Team 6 The Entire Team Team 7 Gabriella Parente Molly Bardong Team 8 The Entire Team Team 9 Emma Sullivan Lily Milone […]

Girls Division IV Garden City Centennials



Scores and Players of the Week September 19 Penn State 0 Brown University 2 Penn State: The Whole Team Brown University: Maddie Dowd Caroline Rieger Mackenzie Smith Yale 1 Princeton 3 Yale Lauren Deluca Gabriella Meringolo Princeton Kaylah Bozkurtian St. John’s 3 Boston College 0 St. John’s Nora Stenson Nicole Moody Kerry McHugh Boston College Caroline Vesnaver Sarah Walker Lauren […]

2nd Grade Boys players of the week



REAL MADRID Joseph Bernieri John Berkery Joseph Gisolfi BARCELONA James Connolly Vladimir Wooten Jack Palmer AC MILAN James Adams Shane Ross Joseph Pieraccini INTER MILAN Connor Holfester Adam Baksh Jack Penney ARSENAL Alex Horn Nathan Parini Tom Strauss MANCHESTER UNITED William Wieland Nate Fridrich Tom Aneser ROMA Christian Ottomanelli Jack Ryan Jack Thompson CELTIC John Plunkett Timothy Ryan Liam Banahan […]