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Monticello Speedster Richards Off to Fast Start

By Justin Rodriguez Section 9 Football Insider Monticello decided to make running back Khadeem Richards the focal point of its offense late last season. And how did that work out? Richards, a star sprinter, busted out for 900 rushing yards in the Panthers’ last four games. If Friday’s game against Wallkill was any indication, he …
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Warwick edges Goshen in thrilling Spirit Trophy game

By Justin Rodriguez Section 9 Football Insider Goshen — Connor Perez and his Warwick teammates watched as a 20-point halftime lead turned into a one-point deficit against Goshen during a frenetic four-minute span on Saturday. The Wildcats were reeling and in shock, but they found a way to hold onto the Spirit Trophy for another …
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Anderson to Hanson connection leads Newburgh over Minisink Valley

By Justin Rodriguez Section 9 Football Insider Slate Hill – Newburgh quarterback Terry Anderson and wide receiver Uh’Charion Hanson spent dozens of hours over the summer practicing routes at Academy Field. Let’s just say the pair have developed quite a connection and it was on display on Friday night. Anderson, a junior, hit Hanson for …
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Four seniors proudly carrying on family tradition at Chester

By Justin Rodriguez Section 9 Football Insider Chester — Aidan Wittekind still remembers all the hype leading up to Chester’s Class D state championship game in 2014 against Randolph at the Carrier Dome in Syracuse. Of course, Wittekind, a freshman at the time, had a rooting interest in the game. His older brother, Dan, was …
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Chester’s Danny Mulvey continues to inspire team and community

Named honorary soldier this weekend by distinguished U.S. Army Brig. Gen. John Hussey By Justin Rodriguez Section 9 Football Insider Chester — High school football seasons are usually filled with ups and downs, drama, adversity and challenges. During difficult times at Chester, former star two-way lineman Dan Wittekind, often thought about the team water boy. …
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