Month: February 2019

Quinn Kelly drives to the hoop against Nyack. On Feb. 23, the Garnets topped Byram Hills to advance to the Class A semifinals.
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Garnets break Bobcat curse

In seven years as the head basketball coach at Rye High School, John Aguilar has never walked out of the gymnasium at Byram Hills as a winner. But on Feb. 23, the underdog Garnets gave Aguilar his first road win over the Bobcats in their biggest game of the year, […]

Danny Fitzgibbons brings the puck along the boards. Photos/Mike Smith
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Rye advances to semis

A slow start wasn’t enough to slow down Rye’s hockey team on Feb. 19, as a physically relentless Garnets team was able to shake off some early rust to earn a convincing 6-2 win over Byram Hills in the Division II quarterfinal round. The victory, which puts the Garnets just […]

Jake Logan competes at the 2018 Section I championships. The New Rochelle senior claimed a state title at 182-pounds last year and has not lost a match since his sophomore year.
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Wrestlers prepare for Sectionals

The top high school wrestlers in the area will get the chance to showcase their talents at the Section I championships this weekend, as competitors hit the mat for a two-day event that will see 15 sectional champions crowned. With a number of local athletes in the mix, the competition […]