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J-Rod’s Week 11 Section 9 Power Rankings

Cornwall (9-0): My only concern with Cornwall is that its schedule, aside from Newburgh, didn’t challenge the Green Dragons at all. They face a battle tested Yorktown team in the quarterfinals. As in the past, Cornwall has to step its game up a notch. Newburgh (8-2): Once again, the Goldbacks are playing their best ball …
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J-Rod’s Week 10 Section 9 Power Rankings

Cornwall (8-0): To commemorate its 49th straight win against Section 9 Class A opponents, Cornwall put up 49 points against Roosevelt (49-0) in the Class A semifinals. Newburgh (7–2): Crafty offensive coordinator Tim Hendershot, who does a phenomenal job, deserves plenty of credit for preparing the Goldbacks to go from a shotgun to a Wing-T …
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J-Rod’s Week 8 Section 9 Power Rankings

Cornwall (7-0): Gets a bye in the quarterfinals of the Class A playoffs, but the way Cornwall dominates divisional opponents, they might as well get a bye every week. Monroe-Woodbury (6-1): Free safety extraordinaire Tyler Toldeo with 19 tackles against run-heavy Pine Bush last week. Newburgh (5-2): The Goldbacks have had a little bit of …
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J-Rod’s Week 6 Section 9 Power Rankings

Cornwall (5-0): Cornwall averaging 46.2 points per game….and that’s with coach Mike Connolly calling off the first-team Green Dragons in most games. Newburgh (4-1): After missing one game, running back Jadon Munroe returned in a big way against Warwick last week, rushing for 181 yards and two touchdowns. Monroe–Woodbury (4-1): Running back Bradley Byrnes, he …
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Cornwall’s big win over Newburgh propels Green Dragons into the top five of Class A state rankings

Cornwall’s win over Newburgh last Saturday had Section 9 abuzz and the state has taken notice, too. Cornwall (4-0) has jumped from seventh to fourth in the latest New York State Sportswriters Association (NYSSWA) rankings, which were released on Wednesday. The Green Dragons defeated visiting Newburgh 31-28 in a much anticipated game. Veteran sportswriter Neil …
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