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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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Section 9 super powers Monroe-Woodbury and Cornwall set for showdown

By Justin Rodriguez Section 9 Football Insider The game was built up last season like it was the Super Bowl and Cornwall vs. Newburgh lived up to the hype. Final score: Cornwall 31, Newburgh 28 in a game that had a championship buzz surrounding it. The countdown to Super Bowl II has begun and it …
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Cornwall puts away Warwick in Class A showdown with 14 unanswered second half points

By Justin Rodriguez Section 9 Football Insider Cornwall — The addition of Warwick and Minisink Valley to Class A is expected to add intrigue to the division and put pressure on seven-time defending Section 9 champion Cornwall. On Friday night, when Warwick faced Cornwall there was suspense, for at least the first half. Cornwall put …
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