Cornwall’s big win over Newburgh propels Green Dragons into the top five of Class A state rankings

Cornwall’s win over Newburgh last Saturday had Section 9 abuzz and the state has taken notice, too. Cornwall (4-0) has jumped from seventh to fourth in the latest New York State Sportswriters Association (NYSSWA) rankings, which were released on Wednesday. The Green Dragons defeated visiting Newburgh 31-28 in a much anticipated game. Veteran sportswriter Neil …
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J-Rod’s Week 5 Section 9 Power Rankings

Cornwall (4-0): Takes over the top spot after taking out Newburgh last week. The Green Dragons are expected to be No. 1 for a while. Newburgh (3-1): I was being sincere when I gave Newburgh sophomore Sincere Tatum a plug in my picks last week and he made me look good against Cornwall (152 rushing …
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Onteora savoring its first varsity win in four years

By Justin Rodriguez Section 9 Football Insider The celebration that is Homecoming just hasn’t been the same for Onteora quarterback Miles Eberhard the last three years. After all, what is Homecoming without varsity football? Until this year, Onteora hadn’t fielded a team since 2013 due to a lack of players. The Eagles celebrated Homecoming in …
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Cornwall’s T.J. Gayle

Cornwall Running back T.J. Gayle

Believe the hype! Cornwall outlasts Newburgh in classic game between Section 9 heavy hitters

  By Justin Rodriguez Section 9 Football Insider It’s rare that anyone predicts against Cornwall’s football team, but that changed this week. The media picked Newburgh over Cornwall. Cornwall running back T.J. Gayle said he heard the same prediction from many of his classmates and some Newburgh fans before Saturday’s showdown. Gayle and his teammates …
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