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  • B.B. girls’ hoops season ends with playoff loss to Bronxville

    The Blind Brook girls’ varsity basketball team faced off against the Bronxville Broncos on Saturday, Feb. 18 for their post-season sectional matchup. As of Tuesday, Jan. 10, the Broncos were ranked among the top 25 in the state, so the Trojans knew they would face a competitive team. 

  • The Rye Town/Harrison Titans could not repeat their success in the playoffs, losing to Clarkstown in a thriller. The Titans finished their ice hockey season with a final record of 11 wins and 10 losses, losing their last four straight.

  • Garcia wrestles into state championships looking to make P.C. history as 2nd seed

    Port Chester Rams freshman wrestling phenom Ivan Garcia will try to go where no other Ram wrestler has ever gone before in the state wrestling championships Friday and Saturday, Feb. 24-25 in Albany, but he will have his hands full in his history-making bid to come out on top. 

  • 3 T&F top talents running & jumping their way into Armory state qualifiers

    From senior Dennis Almeida to sophomore Erika Yupangui, exactly 90 runners and jumpers participated in fall/winter Track & Field events for the Port Chester Rams and Lady Rams. Of that number, featuring almost as wide a variety of talent as there are letters in the alphabet, just three performers from three different years in a 2-3-4 grouping made it into the indoor state championship qualifying rounds Friday, Feb. 24 at the New Balance 168th St. Regiment Armory in New York City.

  • P.C. basketball saga has a poetic zing without the ring-a-ding-ding this year
    With apologies for paraphrasing the poet T.S. Eliot, this is how it ended, not with a bang or even a whimper, but with a clang that will echo in their collective minds at isolated times for as long as they live, the clang of a basketball banging off the rim, ricocheting off the backboard into a missed rebound snared by the opposition after yet another missed layup, that desperate carom passed on into the hands of a rival gunner who hit a trey from somewhere around Yonkers Raceway that against all odds swished through the net to give Yonkers a one-point buzzer-beating win over the Port Chester basketball Rams in a season-ending away game that P.C. had to win to make the playoffs.
  • #11 Trojans pull off upset over #6 Valhalla

    As we approach the beginning of March, the biggest basketball month of the year, many begin to get eager to fill out their brackets and enjoy the madness that surrounds the NCAA tournament. Upsets are always a given and no team is guaranteed to make it to the next round. The same can be said for the high school Class B sectional playoffs. The #11 seed Blind Brook Trojans just busted a lot of brackets with their huge upset win over the #6 seed Valhalla Vikings.

  • Near misses forecast future success for budding P.C. Ram swimmers
    It all came together yesterday (Thursday, Feb. 16) for the Port Chester Rams swim team in a very different kind of after school pool, a scheduled celebratory gathering at Frankie & Louie's Restaurant & Pizzeria on Willett Avenue where they pooled their memories of how far they had come during their third consecutive winless season. 
  • Lady Rams wind down hoop season with 3 losses
    Chicken Joe's yummy fast-food specialists from Greenwich may be one of the Port Chester Lady Rams basketball team sponsors, with residents Joe and Nina Marini supplying P.C. with all kinds of goodies gratis to sell at their home games to raise funds for the team, but P.C. sure ain't chicken when it comes to booking quality opponents. 
  • RTH Titans skate into playoffs

    The Rye Town/Harrison Titans were hoping to head into the playoffs coming off two big road wins but failed to win either of them and went 0-2, finishing the ice hockey season with a record of 11 wins and eight losses. They look to bounce back from their late season slump and make a deep run in the playoffs. 

  • Garcia wins sectional wrestling title

    Up until last week Port Chester had a "Magnificent 7" when it came to Section I Division 1 wrestling champions dating back to 1967 when heavyweight George Smith became the first to qualify for the state championships. He was followed over the years by Bill James (wrestling in the 126-pound weight class in 1979), George Tucker (132 in 1982), Declan Josephson (171 and 189 in 2002 and 2003 respectively), Joe Facciola (189 in 2006) and Josue Cardenas (189 in 2009).

  • B.B. boys’ hoops finish 10-10, hope to reach county center
    After an impressive road victory over Rye Neck, the Blind Brook boys’ varsity basketball team returned home feeling confident and ready for a tough rematch against Bronxville. The Broncos had defeated the Trojans by 13 points earlier in the season, giving them an even greater desire to get revenge. 
  • Ups and downs for P.C. T&F team in Armory Class A Championships

    British pop singer Adele upset favored American superstar Beyonce in the Grammy Awards last Sunday, with Adele's "Hello" winning Album of the Year, Record of the Year and Song of the Year over Beyonce's favored "Lemonade."

  • Hoop Rams lose to Yonkers by one point in game they had to win to make playoffs

    The coach saw it coming from the outset. But it snuck up on his disbelieving Port Chester basketball Rams. They never knew what hit them. Until it was too late. In more ways than one. Because now the days of all the playoff possibilities are over. And the ain't going to never happen no way realities have set in.

  • The Blind Brook girls’ varsity basketball team will play their first playoff game at Bronxville High School on Saturday, Feb. 18 at 2:30 p.m.

  • RTH boys’ varsity hockey struggling to regain momentum going into playoffs

    After coming off devastating back-to-back losses, the Rye Town/Harrison Titans split their hockey games this week with a win over Carmel and a tough loss against John Jay. As they prepare to enter the playoffs, the Titans currently sit with a record of 11 wins and seven losses on the season.

  • Hoop Lady Rams humbled by Pride, but a menu of better days awaits them

    It may well have taken a village for the struggling Port Chester Lady Rams basketball team to have any kind of shot against the Ossining Pride, winner of four state championships, six consecutive Westchester championships, and a team that hadn't lost a Section One game since Feb. 4, 2011, a streak of 93 consecutive games that ended last Wednesday (Feb. 1) when 16-1 Albertus Magnus beat the Pride 80-75 to become Westchester's top-ranked team, relegating Ossining to an unaccustomed second place.

  • Playoffs in sight for B.B. boys’ hoops
    Playoff fever has returned to the air for the Blind Brook boys’ varsity basketball team. After a poor loss to Bronxville and subsequent bounce-back wins over Keio and Rye Neck, the squad is feeling energized and confident as it enters the last two games of the regular season. 
  • Garcia & Mendez wrestle way into Sectionals

    Ivan Garcia, wrestling at 99 pounds, and Brayan Mendez, grappling in the 120-pound weight class, looked good in the wrestling Rams’ final regular season home tune-up last Wednesday (Feb. 1) against Pleasantville. That was not the case for the rest of the team except for Brandon Defreitas who continued his late season heavyweight surge with a win in the bruising 220-pound weight class.

  • After a short five meets, the regular Blind Brook ski season is over. Overall the team had great success from many people on the team. 
  • Eventful up and down week for Blind Brook girls’ hoops
    The Blind Brook girls’ varsity basketball team had a mixed week, with two wins and two losses. Both Trojan victories—against Keio and Rye Neck—were league games and would be of tremendous help in securing a higher seeding in the post-season. 
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