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2018 footballers

Selfless QB Diorio does it all for Marlboro

By Doug Johnston Section 9 Football Correspondent One night Marlboro football head coach, Brian Beck, was fed up with his team about how unfocused they were at practice. So coach Beck ended practice early and told everyone to go home. After all the players were sent off the field, one player wouldn’t allow any of …
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J-Rod’s Week 7 Section 9 Football Picks

Friday Ellenville at O’Neill, 6:30 p.m.: Talented O’Neill RB James Tehui-Matautia coming off biggest game of year in loss to Dobbs Ferry, 170 rushing yards and a TD. T The pick:  he pick: O’Neill Pine Bush at Newburgh, 7 p.m.: We find out if Pine Bush belongs in “The Big 3” conversation or not. The pick: Newburgh …
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J-Rod’s Week 7 Power Rankings

Newburgh (5-1): Pine Bush is always a revenge game for coach Bill Bianco after the dreaded 2012 “SAT Job” at the hands of the host Bushmen, which left Bianco in a semi-catatonic state when he left the field. Cornwall (6-0): No need to speculate who Cornwall’s next coach will be. Todd Bowles could be calling …
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New Cornwall interim coach Holzapple not fazed by unexpected promotion

By Justin Rodriguez Section 9 Football Insider Cornwall departed for its Section 9 Class A game at Roosevelt in Dutchess County on Friday in a state of shock, still reeling from the news two hours earlier that successful coach Mike Connolly had abruptly resigned. It was new interim coach Eric Holzapple’s job to keep the …
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Cornwall coach Mike Connolly abruptly resigns on Friday, hours before Green Dragons’ game

By Justin Rodriguez Section 9 Football Insider In a Section 9 shocker on Friday, Mike Connolly abruptly resigned as Cornwall’s football coach and as a physical education teacher at the High School. Connolly had gone 42-8 since taking over at Cornwall before the 2014 season and never lost to a Section 9 Class A opponent. …
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