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Friday, December 13, 2019

Sports > Awards/Milestones

Manor's Samantha Severing.

2019 Girls' Soccer All-Stars

SULLIVAN COUNTY -- Our fall athletes gave it their all in their respective sports. After sorting through coaches' nominations and statistics, our sports staff made their all-star selections.
We will continue this season's all-star announcements on the pitch with our girls' soccer selections.

Zelda Adams, Downsville.

Emily Bair, SW.

Grace Boyd, SW.

Brenda Barahona, Falls.

Ana Barragan, Lib.

Karen Perilla Buitrago, Mont.

Emma Carlson, Manor.

Alexandra Gonzalez Caballero, Falls.

Jordan Carmody, T-V.

Kassidy DeGroat, Lib.

Sydneigh Fleischman, Lib.

Ahliyah Hart, Mont.

Samantha Houghtaling, T-V

Lenae Kelty, Eld.

Jailyn LaBuda, Eld.

Jissela LaBuda, Eld.

Lindsey Parks, Manor.

Samantha Severing, Manor.

Paige Weyant, Eld.

In Other Sports News

Bulldogs beat Bears

GRAHAMSVILLE -- Basketball has a saying, “You can live or die with three-point shooting," and it came true for the Tri-Valley Bears this past Friday night as the Sullivan West Bulldogs posted a 53-45 league win off the outstanding 25-point scoring of Junior forward Cody Powell.
Tri-Valley Coach ... read more

Lady Bears improve to 2-0 with win over Liberty

Tri-valley 43
Liberty 27

GRAHAMSVILLE -- A slow first quarter with a total of only 12 points by both teams quickly turned in favor of the Tri-Valley Lady Bears last Thursday night as they outscored a young and inexperienced Liberty team 15-7 in the second quarter to post their second ... read more

Roscoe struggles in Hancock

The Roscoe Blue Devils opened their season Friday night in a non-league matchup against Deposit-Hancock in their annual tip-off tournament. The Blue Devils struggled on both sides of the ball, and ultimately fell to the tournament-hosting team, 81-10. Roscoe struggled early and often with ... read more

Last second shot rims out giving Wallenpaupack victory over Montis

WALLENPAUPACK, PA -- Riveting basketball was front and center as Monticello and Wallenpaupack squared off in the championship game of the annual Lake Region Tip-Off Tournament. Both teams were coming off convincing wins over their first-round rivals. Monticello handily defeated East Stroudsburg ... read more

Starting over: New mix of SW Lady hoopsters outlasted by O'Neill

LAKE HUNTINGTON- “Journey of a thousand miles begins with single step,” averred Confucius, the sage Chinese philosopher. While a basketball season amounts to far less distance it is nonetheless a sojourn that, like all others, has a definitive beginning.
For the Sullivan West Lady Bulldogs ... read more

Fallsburg/TV, ELSW wrestling teams defeat Rondout Valley

ACCORD -- It was a great day to be a Sullivan County high school wrestler on Wednesday, as both the Fallsburg/T-V and Eldred-Liberty-Sullivan West merged wrestling teams earned victories over Rondout Valley. It was the Fallsburg/T-V wrestling teams' first win since restarting the varsity ... read more

Season opening barnburner: Liberty edges Tri-Valley, 47-45

GRAHAMSVILLE -- Four fourth quarter tie scores were broken with 8.9 seconds on the clock by Liberty's Kymanni Dennis who stole a Tri-Valley pass in open court and raced to the hoop to score the winning layup that sealed Liberty's 47-45 win Wednesday night in Grahamsville.
This game was up for ... read more

2019 Boys Soccer All-Stars

SULLIVAN COUNTY -- Our fall athletes gave it their all in their respective sports. After sorting through coaches nominations and statistics, our sports staff made their all-star selections.
We will begin the fall season's all-star announcements on the pitch with our boys'soccer ... read more

On your mark: SCCC Field House comes alive with start of indoor track

LOCH SHELDRAKE -- The sharp report of the starting gun echoes through the Paul Gerry Fieldhouse at SUNY Sullivan as the first wave of sprinters and hurdlers race 55 meters as coaches check their stop watches to note times. And so it begins, the grueling, arduous task of the indoor track season for ... read more

Middies beat Monties by four

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MONTICELLO -- When asked how he thought the game would go against last year's Section 9 Class AA runner-ups, Middletown, Monticello Coach Chris Russo believed it would be a very close game. And he was right, as the contest came right down to the wire. ... read more

Manor defends home court with win vs. Fallsburg

LIVINGSTON MANOR -- Both Livingston Manor and Fallsburg learned Tuesday night that it isn't how you start a game, it's how you finish. The two teams got off to a slow start, scoring a combined 12 points in the first quarter. Between turnovers, defensive stops, and missed shots, neither team could ... read more

Back on track

In our Tuesday, December 3 edition, we misstated which county harrier had the fastest time at the Nike Cross National Regionals. Monticello senior Brandon Mancroni (pictured) was the top county finisher in the Nike Cross National Regionals at Bowdoin Park. Mancroni was 31st with a time of 18:16.9. ... read more

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Sportsman Outdoors

Early bear results in PA

The PA Game Commission stated that the final bear hunting results are not complete at this time but stated, in the early bear archery season a 879- lb. black bear was taken in the Poconos just north of the Fernwood Resort in Pike County.
David Price of Barrett Township, a bow hunter, harvested a more

Further Review

Can it be, Belichick is losing his edge

I am ready to concede that my New England Patriots have finally fallen from their regal perch. Yes, they will probably still win 12 or 13 games, the AFC East and host a home playoff game. But they are not going anywhere on the road and beating anyone.
You definitely can look to a deteriorating more

Golfing Highlights

Bowers Jr. is new superintendent at Oneonta Country Club

Thirty-nine year-old James Bowers Jr. of Roscoe is the new golf course superintendent at the Oneonta Country Club, the area's premier golf course in nearby Oneonta NY.
Named to that position this year Bowers has previously worked as the general manager, golf course superintendent and assistant more


DEC proposes controversial new regs on trout fishing in NYS

Last Monday evening we attended a public meeting at Orange County Community College in Newburgh presented by DEC Region 3, in conjunction with the Coldwater Fisheries Unit.
The meeting centered on the DEC's proposed new statewide regulations for trout fishing, with about 40 members of the public more

Bowling Highlights

Importance of Bowling Shoes

Like many other sports, bowling requires the players to wear a specific type of shoe and today we are writing about choosing the right pair.
And since it's also close to the holidays bowling shoes make a great gift for your favorite bowler.
So, let's first look at the reason why bowling more

Raceway Wrap

Walt Henry, Ed Dachenhausen have big nights in Bethel

WHITE LAKE -- It was ‘Music Night', sponsored by Frank Stevens Roofing, at Bethel Speedway last Saturday. The night was highlighted by the ‘Detroit Iron 35' which was a special race for the fan popular street stock division. Track Championship races also continued to gain attention as there are more

In Sports Calendar

Sports Calendar

Friday, December 13

High School

Boys Basketball

Ellenville, Minisink Valley @ Monti Tourney, 4:15 pm

Fallsburg @ Tri-Valley, 5 pm

Sull West @ Deposit, 7 pm

Girls Basketball

Ellenville @ Liv Manor, 4:30 pm

Chester @ Fallsburg, 6 pm

Monti more

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