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Close friends Manfredi and Jackson make Class D all-state second team

By Justin Rodriguez Section 9 Football Insider The bond between Millbrook’s Erik Manfredi and Drew Jackson began when they started playing modified together and it grew over the years, culminating this season with another state playoff run. Manfredi and Jackson, both seniors, were the leaders of a young Millbrook team which reached the Class D …
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Burke Catholic stars Ross and Przybocki named Class C first-team all-state

By Justin Rodriguez Section 9 Football Insider Burke Catholic running back David Ross felt underrated by some of his peers in Section 9 early this season. However, it didn’t take long for Ross to make a name for himself, and everyone has much respect for him now. Ross was named a Section 9 Football Insider …
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Brian Vegliando returns as head coach of Wallkill

By Justin Rodriguez Section 9 Football Insider It was a difficult decision, but four years ago Brian Vegliando stepped down as Wallkill’s football coach. Returning to a program which he cares deeply about wasn’t hard at all. Vegliando is excited to be back as Wallkill’s football coach and hopes to make the Panthers a contender …
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Spackenkill’s Bennermon eager to sign National Letter of Intent to play at B.C.

Star defensive end will sign on Wednesday at the school’s library By Justin Rodriguez Section 9 Football Insider Kyiev Bennermon verbally committed to play at Boston College back in March, but he will officially be signed and sealed to play at the Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC) school on Wednesday when he puts his autograph on …
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2017 Section 9 Football Coach of the Year

Cavanagh’s dedication helps spark turnaround at Ellenville this season By Justin Rodriguez Section 9 Football Insider Ellenville coach Dan Cavanagh admits second-guessing himself as he tried rebuilding the program. However, Cavanagh believed in the process, even if it was painstaking, draining and sometimes demoralizing. The Blue Devils went 1-8 in each of Cavanagh’s first three …
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