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Section 9 Football Coaches Association announce All-League and All-Section teams

Section 9’s football coaches met earlier this week to select its annual All-Section and All-League All-Star teams. The Section 9 Football Insider all-star teams will be announced next week. Two teams will be selected on offense and defense, and Player of the Year and Coach of the Year will be picked. All-League: Class AA Newburgh …
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Newburgh almost pulls off upset, but falls to Troy late in Class AA state semifinals

By Justin Rodriguez Section 9 Football Insider Middletown — Running back Jadon Munroe’s impressive career had just ended and now he implored Newburgh’s underclassman to make the graduating seniors proud next year. The Goldbacks’ Saturday night wasn’t supposed to end like this. Newburgh seemed primed to upset Troy in the Class AA state semifinals at …
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Burke Catholic eager for shot at redemption in Class C state semifinals

By Justin Rodriguez Section 9 Football Insider Some fans may have questioned Burke Catholic’s ability to make another deep run into the playoffs after graduating 12 players from last year’s Class C state semifinal team. However, the Eagles never doubted themselves. “That was our goal from the start, from the first time I stepped on …
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Middletown eager to host Eastern State semifinals at Faller Field this weekend

Middletown’s Faller Field is hosting the New York State Public High School Athletic Association (NYSPHSAA) Eastern State semifinals this weekend and is eager “to roll out the red carpet” for everyone in attendance. “Ten years ago, we started hosting high level sporting events with the intentions of highlighting our wonderful athletic facilities, Middletown athletic director …
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Players pumped up for Wednesday’s Section 9 Exceptional Senior Game

By Justin Rodriguez Section 9 Football Insider Monroe-Woodbury Bradley Byrnes has spent the early part of this week catching up with Class AA opponents and making some friends. Even better, he gets to play in a football game on Wednesday night, the Section 9 Exceptional Senior Game. The all-star game will be held at 6 …
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