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Max Samberg passes to a teammate against Pleasantville on Dec. 8. Samberg’s unselfish style of play will make him a valuable asset to the Garnets this season.
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Garnets win tourney title

Despite coming into the season with a young, untested roster, the Rye boys’ basketball team got off to an auspicious start this week, capturing top honors at the annual Cliff Clinton Classic with back-to-back wins over Pleasantville and Blind Brook. For head coach John Aguilar, the club’s early showing could […]

Declan Lavelle celebrates a first period goal against the Indians. Photos/Mike Smith
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Skaters off to hot start

After a somewhat disappointing 10-12 campaign last year, Rye has wasted little time this winter re-establishing itself as one of the top teams around. Led by a talented crop of younger players, the Garnets have gotten off to a 2-1 start, earning wins against both local and out-of-section competition. On […]

Declan Lavelle looks for an open receiver against Eastchester on Sept. 16. Lavelle threw for three touchdowns in the win.
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Rye ruins Eastchester homecoming

If Rye’s Week 2 loss to defending state champion Somers was something of an eye-opener for the young ballclub, the team’s Sept. 16 romp over Eastchester proved that the Garnets have short memories. On Saturday, Rye got back on track, fueled by a terrific performance from sophomore quarterback Declan Lavelle, […]

The unwritten rulebook
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The unwritten rulebook

The tricky thing about unwritten rules is that when edicts aren’t spelled out in black and white, it leaves an awful lot of room for gray area. Perhaps no sport in the world has more unwritten rules than baseball. Coming in at 284 pages long, the official Major League Baseball […]

Gus Rodriguez, right, and Sean Hayes crew the RowAmerica Rye pair boat in Worcester, Massachusetts on May 21. On June 11, they won the gold medal at the USRowing National Championships in Sarasota, Florida.
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Local rowers shine at nationals

If one thing is certain, it’s that RowAmerica Rye men’s team has a taste for gold. Since RowAmerica Rye opened its doors in March of 2013, the fact that the men’s team captured a total of three gold medals—in back-to-back years—is just unfathomable. One of the gold medalists savoring the […]