Marlboro Football

Marlboro Runs Through Burke Catholic in Semifinal For Statement Victory

By Doug Johnston Special to Section 9 Football Insider KINGSTON, NY- Marlboro running back Ameer Williams made his mark early by scoring three first half touchdowns, leading Marlboro to a 27-0 shutout over rival Burke Catholic in the Section 9 Class B Semifinals. “The guy just doesn’t stop. He wants every point he can get, …
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Section 9 standouts talk preseason camp and season expectations

By Justin Rodriguez Section 9 Football Insider Preseason camps in Section 9 open on Monday: Let the grueling two-a-days, which are a rite of passage, begin. The build-up for the fall under Friday Night Lights, the big games, the clutch plays, the championship runs, is here. There is certainly energy and excitement in the air …
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Marlboro grad Beck honored to take over successful program he grew up in

By Justin Rodriguez Section 9 Football Insider Brian Beck’s connection to Marlboro football dates back to when he proudly roamed the sideline as a water boy when he was five-years-old. He went on to star at quarterback for the Iron Dukes and joined Marlboro’s coaching staff fresh out of Marist College in 2006. He’s been …
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Marlboro football coach Rich Ward fired after going gaudy 74-13 in eight seasons

By Justin Rodriguez Section 9 Football Insider Rich Ward’s eight-year successful run as Marlboro’s football coach came to a stunning end on Monday. Ward told Section 9 Insider that Marlboro superintendent Michael Brooks has informed him that he would not be recommended for the position for the 2018 season due to a heated text message …
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Mongelli, Verney lead contingent of six Section 9 players on Class B all-state second-team

By Justin Rodriguez Section 9 Football Insider Quarterbacks Sam Mongelli of Marlboro and New Paltz’s Jimmy Verney are rivals, but they enjoy a mutual respect for each other. They also share a spot on the New York State Sportswriters Association Class B all-state second-team. Mongelli and Verney led a group of six Section 9 Class …
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