High School Zone: Hudson Valley NY

Here’s the rundown of Saturday’s New York and Connecticut state championship and New Jersey Tournament of Champions winners: New York NYSPHSAA championship games played at St. John Fisher College in Rochester. Class A Ward Melville (Section 11) 15, West Genesee (Section 3) 2 Class B Garden City (Section 8) 7, Victor (Section 5) 6 Class […]

The first of four New York state championship games in Rochester started out with a first on Saturday as Pleasantville pulled away for a 16-2 win over Penn Yan in the Class D title game. Though a first in lacrosse, 13 Panther players had experience winning a state title as members of the football team […]

Two tristate standouts are among the first 11 boys who have been selected to compete in the 13th annual Under Armour All-America Lacrosse Game on June 30 at Johns Hopkins University’s historic Homewood Field. The girls game will get underway at 5:30 p.m., immediately followed by the boys’ game at 8 p.m. The game’s participants, […]

Who’s the No. 1 varsity boys lacrosse team in the tristate as the 2018 season starts? We conducted a series of four polls and now have our regional winners. The winner of our final 24-hour poll will be voted best team in the tristate entering the seasons. The Final Four consists of Darien (Connecticut), Ward Melville […]

Who’s the No. 1 varsity boys lacrosse team in the tristate as the 2018 season starts? We’re conducting region-by-region polls and then a final tristate poll with each of the regional winners. Our second 24-hour poll is the Hudson Valley. Be sure to vote here: Who's your choice as the No. 1 Hudson Valley varsity #boyslax […]

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A standout varsity girls lacrosse player in the Hudson Valley died Saturday at age 16. Allison Lorraine Kidney was a goaltender at Warwick High School in Orange County, which won the Section 9 Class B title last season. “Allison was a great teammate on the Warwick girls JV and varsity lacrosse teams,” said Coach Denis O’Connor. For […]

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A popular high school teacher and coach in the Hudson Valley was killed in crash in which his vehicle crashed into a utility pole. Christopher Page, 27, far left in photo above, was an assistant coach on the boys varsity lacrosse team at James O’Neill High School in Highland Falls and also coached JV football […]

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As we start a new year, we thought this would be a good time to take a quick look back at this past year. So now, here are the Top 20 stories our readers most enjoyed in 2017. Former Hudson Valley lacrosse star dies on Long Island at age 27 NJ varsity lacrosse player dead […]

One of the top goaltenders to play high school lacrosse in the Hudson Valley the last decade has died. Michael Mackay, who lived and worked on Long Island, died on Thursday, Nov. 9 after a long battle with addiction. He was 27. Mackay, who starred at Lakeland/Panas and attended the University of Delaware, also competed in USSA alpine […]

It won’t be long now. National Letter of Intent Fall Signing Week will be getting underway very soon. Right after Election Day, in fact. This year’s fall period starts Wednesday, Nov. 8 and lasts through Wednesday, Nov. 15. As always, we will be providing in-depth coverage of this once-in-a-lifetime moment for so many throughout the […]