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Virus shutters local business, sports
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Virus shutters local business, sports

As the spread of the coronavirus has continued to disrupt nearly every facet of American life over the last week, it should come as no surprise that the Section I spring athletics season is no exception. With public schools in the area closed indefinitely, Section I Executive Director Todd Santabarbara […]

Rafael Velazquez celebrates the final moments of Rye’s historic victory on March 8. Photos/Mike Smith
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Rye rolls to Section I championship

If Rye was looking for the perfect time to play its most complete basketball game of the season, they couldn’t have picked a better moment to do so than Sunday night. Squaring off against defending state champion Poughkeepsie with the Class A Section I title on the line, the No. […]

Natasha Meyer looks for an open teammate against Somers on Feb. 26. Meyer scored 16 points, including the game-winner.
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Meyer’s putback sends Rye to semis

On Feb. 26, Natasha Meyer hit what was undoubtedly the biggest shot of her high school career, collecting the rebound on a half-court shot and converting on a put-back as time expired to give Rye a 61-59 victory over Somers in the Class A quarterfinal game. But even though Meyer’s […]

Anabelle Thomas makes a save against John Jay on March 1. Thomas made 26 saves in the Garnets' 5-1 championship win.
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Rye dominates in D2 title game

The Rye hockey team might have come into Sunday’s Division 2 Section I championship game as the lower seeded squad, but someone failed to tell the Garnets’ skaters that they were, in fact, the underdog. On March 1, No. 2 Rye dominated top-seeded defending champion John Jay for three periods, […]