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Rye falls in double-OT thriller
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Rye falls in double-OT thriller

Rye’s hopes for a run to a state title were dashed on June 3, when the Garnets dropped a double-overtime heartbreaker to Section II’s Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake. Although an ill-timed turnover led to the goal that ended Rye’s season, head coach Dennis Hurlie remains confident that the Garnets’ relative youth […]

Softball not a hard sell
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Softball not a hard sell

The best baseball game I watched all year wasn’t a major league contest. It wasn’t a Section I playoff tilt, either. In fact, it wasn’t even technically “baseball.” On Monday night, softball teams from Oklahoma and Florida played the first game in a best-of-three College World Series finals. Seventeen innings […]

The Rye girls lacrosse team celebrates after its Class C section title win. The championship is Rye’s first in five years. Contributed Photo
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Rye nabs Class C title

They may not have boasted a gaudy regular season record, but in the end, the Rye Garnets proved they were the team to beat in Class C. On May 25, Rye’s lacrosse team downed Hendrick Hudson 11-6 at Yorktown High School to hoist the Class C sectional title, in a […]

Olivia Dunn throws a pitch against Valhalla on May 27. Dunn threw three innings for the Panthers.
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Panthers fall in title game

A promising season for Rye Neck came to an end on May 27, as the Panthers fell 11-0 to Valhalla in the Class B title game. Despite Saturday’s surprisingly one-sided defeat, the Panthers’ depth and talented returnees should allow them to once again compete for a sectional title in 2018. […]

Olivia Dunn throws a pitch on May 23. Dunn had seven strikeouts in the win.
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Rye Neck headed to finals

During last season’s softball playoffs, an upstart team from Albertus Magnus dashed Rye Neck’s high hopes, handing the No. 1 seed a stunning defeat in the opening round. On May 23, in the Class C quarterfinals, Rye Neck returned the favor, rallying late to top the Falcons 4-1. According to […]