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Cornwall RB Woods continues to make name for himself this season

By Sean Lynch Section 9 Insider Staff CORNWALL — No one in the history of the Cornwall football team ever hang-cleaned more than 280 pounds — until junior running back Amin Woods did it in May. Woods kept working on his hang-clean, months after he had broke the Cornwall record. Two months later, he added …
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Cornwall rolls into Class A championship with blowout win

By Sean Lynch Section 9 Insider Staff MIDDLETOWN — The pressure didn’t get to Aidan Semo in his first career playoff game. The freshman quarterback made it look easy, making plays all game in leading top-seeded Cornwall to a 41-0 win over Minisink Valley, the fifth seed, in a Section 9 Class A semifinal playoff …
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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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Cornwall moves to 5-0 after win over M-W in much hyped showdown

By Sean Lynch Section 9 Football Insider Staff CORNWALL — The field at Cornwall Central Middle School was filled with mud holes and cleat spikes after Cornwall’s 34-21 victory over Monroe-Woodbury in a showdown of Section 9 powers. Within minutes of the opening kickoff, the football field looked like a battlefield.  And there were two …
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