Holy Trinity uses fourth quarter comeback to edge Burke Catholic in Class C state semifinals

Eagles lose heartbreaker in final four for second year in a row By Justin Rodriguez Section 9 Football Insider Middletown — It’s a trick play that you might draw up with your Uncle Larry at your Thanksgiving Day football game next week. However, on Saturday, it helped Holy Trinity of Troy hold off Burke Catholic …
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Week 12 Scores

ORMC SCOREBOARD State Semifinal Games Coaches: Report your game scores to the Section 9 Football Insider: jrod845sports@gmail.com Friday 11/17/17   Saturday 11/18/17 Game Score   Game Score Millbrook 8   Burke Catholic 23 Cambridge 56   Holy Trinity 28         Troy 20       Newburgh 13  

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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Week 12 Picks

J-Rod’s State Semifinal Picks (all games at Faller Field in Middletown) Friday Class D Millbrook vs. Cambridge, 4 p.m.: Cambridge is the defending state champion and top-ranked team in the state, but guess what? Millbrook won’t be intimidated or back down. I love the way the young Blazers have developed this year, but the champs …
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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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