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Teaghan Flaherty drives past a Somers players during last year’s Class A semifinal game at the Westchester County Center. Flaherty is one of several returning Garnet players.
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Garnets look for repeat

As the Rye Garnets get set for their first taste of competition with a Saturday scrimmage, head coach Dennis Hurlie wants his players to be clear about one thing: they’re not here to pick up where they left off. The 2017-2018 Section I Class A champions may have high expectations, […]

Declan Lavelle looks for a receiver downfield. The driving rain limited Rye’s ability to throw the ball on Friday night.
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Rye falls short in title game

Rye couldn’t have come much closer to winning a section title on Friday night, without actually winning the game. Playing in the Class A finals at Mahopac High School on Nov. 2, No. 4 seed Rye fell victim to a banner day by John Jay quarterback Bryce Ford—as well as […]

Declan Lavelle runs with the football against Harrison on Oct. 7. Lavelle accounted for 73 percent of Rye’s total offensive yards.
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Garnets down Huskies in finale

On Sunday, Oct. 7, the Rye Garnets authored another chapter in a dominant stretch against their rivals from Harrison, drubbing the Huskies 41-14 to win the 89th meeting between the two foes. Behind a blistering passing attack led by sure-armed quarterback Declan Lavelle, the Garnets were able to top the […]

Garnet head coach Dino Garr speaks to his team after the Garnets’ 47-7 win over Sleepy Hollow on Sept. 14. The win was career victory No. 300 for the longtime head coach.
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Garr wins 300th game

The Rye football team’s win over Sleepy Hollow on Sept. 14 may have seemed largely unremarkable at first glance. The Garnets—picked as a top Class A contender by most pundits at the beginning of the season—had no problems with the young Horsemen, trouncing the visitors 47-7 in a one-sided affair. […]

Rye Golf Club’s Katie Laverty accepts her first-place medal at the Westchester Swimming and Diving Championships on July 24. Laverty took the top spot in the girls 14-17 age division with a score of 223.85. Photo/Mike Smith
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Laverty wins dive crown

On July 24, the Westchester County Swimming and Diving Championships officially kicked off at Eastchester’s Lake Isle Country Club, as local divers were able to find a break in the inclement weather to showcase their talents. The first event champion would come from the Rye Golf Club, as Katie Laverty […]