2018 players

Longtime friends Shannon and Kunis a dynamic WR duo for Goshen

By Sean Lynch Section 9 Football Insider Staff  GOSHEN — Goshen wide receivers Jake Kunis and Jack Shannon knew they had a special bond at a young age.   As early as third grade, Kunis and Shannon played football during recess at Goshen Intermediate School, often lining up against each other trying to catch the ball. …
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J-Rod’s Week 6 Power Rankings

Newburgh (4-1): Following River Dell loss, Goldbacks took out their frustrations on Kingston, putting up 72 points on the Tigers. In general, does defense exist in Section 9 anymore? Cornwall (5-0): Now has wins over Class AA’s three top teams, Newburgh, Monroe-Woodbury and Pine Bush, over the last two seasons. Marlboro (4-1): First-year coach Brian …
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Diorio, Laird lead Marlboro to win over rival Burke Catholic in Class B rivalry showdown

Goshen — Marlboro’s Christian Diorio is the most utilized back-up quarterback in Section 9, often making cameos for starter Sam Mongelli in addition to fulfilling other roles. However, Mongelli found himself in perhaps his biggest spot on Saturday against rival Burke Catholic, and never flinched. Diorio helped shepherd the Iron Dukes to a 26-14 win …
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Miller’s 11-yard TD run leads Warwick to dramatic triple OT win

By Justin Rodriguez Section 9 Football Insider Slate Hill — Warwick quarterback Joey Miller was about to put the ball in Kyle Rooney’s hands when he saw Minisink Valley defensive lineman Anton Juncaj closing in on the running back with a full head of steam. On the fly, Miller pulled the ball back, kept it …
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Burke Catholic and Marlboro ready to renew heated rivalry on Saturday

By Justin Rodriguez Section 9 Football Insider Offensive lineman Matt Jackson was introduced to the intense rivalry that is Burke Catholic vs. Marlboro as an up-and-coming Iron Duke four years ago and he craved to be a part of it. However, Burke Catholic moved from Class B to Class C after the 2015 season and …
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