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Glens Falls proves too much for Marlboro in Class B state semis

By Sean Lynch Section 9 Football Insider Staff MIDDLETOWN — Marlboro came out in the second half ready for a dog-fight.  The matte finish glistened on the Iron Dukes’ helmets as the sun peaked through the clouds that hung over Faller Field during the entire first half. They had worked tirelessly to get to this …
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Marlboro prepping for Glens Falls star QB Joe Girard III, A.K.A: Mr. Basketball

By Justin Rodriguez Section 9 Football Insider Marlboro will face a New York State legend when it takes on Glens Falls in the semifinals of the Class B state football playoffs on Saturday at Faller Field in Middletown. Senior Joe Girard III has made a big name for himself as an electric, high scoring guard. …
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Marlboro’s Jackson a selfless role-model on and off the field

By Justin Rodriguez Section 9 Football Insider In recent years, Marlboro has never named team captains, but that changed at last year’s football banquet without any notice. Quarterback Sam Mongelli and center Matt Jackson received the honor. On the fly, the pair of newly minted captains was asked to give speeches to the audience at …
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Williams shines again, leading Marlboro to Class B championship

By Sean Lynch Section 9 Football Insider Staff KINGSTON — Marlboro running back Ameer Williams doesn’t fear mother nature — mother nature fears him. For most of the game, the turf at Dietz Stadium was like walking on an ice hockey rink, caused by the heavy rain throughout the game.  Somehow, Williams was able to not …
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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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