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Spackenkill’s Hutchinson makes impressive transition from futbol to football

By Justin Rodriguez Section 9 Football Insider The kid was only a freshman, but already a specimen, checking in at approximately 6-foot-2, 250 pounds. It’s no wonder that Spackenkill coach Clint DeSouza was intrigued by Ozzie Hutchinson the first time he saw him walk onto the field. Still, there was one problem facing DeSouza: His …
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Former NFA star Jalen Williams helps lead the way for talented brother Josh

By Sean Lynch Section 9 Football Insider Staff NEWBURGH— It was a beautiful Thursday morning at Newburgh Free Academy. The sun was shining without a cloud in the sky. The slight breeze kept the temperature reasonably low; especially considering it’s the middle of July. Senior defensive lineman Josh Williams was sitting in the corner of …
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BC not afraid to move up in Class at Camp of Champions

By Sean Lynch Section 9 Football Insider Staff MONTGOMERY— Shoulder pads crunched together like two cars colliding head-on in an intersection. The violent tackles, trash talking, and loud screams from coaches meant only one thing — the start of preseason football. Camp of Champions, a popular Section 9 football camp, lasted from Sunday to Thursday …
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Rivalry brings out best in VC’s Toth brothers

By Justin Rodriguez Section 9 Football Insider Growing up, Valley Central quarterback Chandler Toth and his younger brother, Chase, competed in everything. A pick-up basketball game in the driveway could turn into a full-fledged battle royal. A game of two-hand touch football might turn into a sparring match. “It’s been me and Chase every day …
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Transfer Robert Jackson could have breakout season for Pine Bush

By Justin Rodriguez Section 9 Football Insider Pine Bush coach Jim Wright hasn’t seen Robert Jackson play in four years and doesn’t have any game film on him. Still, Wright has a good idea about the type of player Jackson, a transfer, can be this season based on some of the schools interested in the …
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