M-W uses big plays and special teams to beat rival Newburgh

Crusaders extend win streak to five games and snap three-game skid against Goldbacks By Justin Rodriguez Section 9 Football Insider Central Valley  — This is what got Jack Colbath and his Monroe-Woodbury teammates through grueling off-season workouts. This is what got the Crusaders through two-a-day practices in the searing heat. This is what got them …
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Monroe-Woodbury v Newburgh

Monroe-Woodbury v Newburgh October 6, 2017

Rivals Monroe-Woodbury and Newburgh primed for latest showdown on Friday night

By Justin Rodriguez Section 9 Football Insider Central Valley  — Steven Campione’s introduction to the rivalry that is Monroe-Woodbury vs. Newburgh came last season. Let’s just say the rivalry lived up to the hype. “I saw how intense it was, I saw how many fans came to the game,” said Campione, Monroe-Woodbury’s first-year quarterback. “I …
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Middletown v Monroe-Woodbury

Do-it-all Byrnes enjoying his successful return for Monroe-Woodbury this season

By Justin Rodriguez Section 9 Football Insider Bradley Byrnes walked into Monroe-Woodbury coach Ryan Baldock’s office last July and politely told him that he wouldn’t be playing football for the Crusaders as a junior. By the end of August, Byrnes regretted his decision, but it was too late to come back to the team. He …
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