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Section 9 footballers

Warwick LB Nick Garcia reflects on big season and the “Pick of the Year”

By Justin Rodriguez Section 9 Football Insider If you made a highlight reel that included Section 9’s Top 2018 Plays, Warwick linebacker Nick Garcia’s one-handed interception during a regular-season win at Minisink Valley would have to be part of the tape. That play was a testament to Garcia’s grit and toughness. He made plays such …
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Gazzillo, Juncaj named first-team Class A all-state

By Justin Rodriguez Section 9 Football Insider Cornwall linebacker Steve Gazzillo helped the Green Dragons to a perfect season and scored the game-winning touchdown on a 1-yard run in the Class A state championship. For an encore, Gazzillo has been named a first-team all-state selection by the New York State Sportswriters Association (NYSSWA), which released …
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Spackenkill coach Clint DeSouza resigns; Here is his letter to the team

January 9, 2019  To Spackenkill Football Family, Friends, and Community: Spackenkill Football has been a part of my life for the past 22 years. From playing on the modified team in 7th grade to fulfilling my dream job of coaching the Varsity team for the past nine years, my experience wearing green and white has …
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Marlboro’s Young, Spackenkill’s Lewinson named first-team all-state; TV’s Streimer also honored

By Justin Rodriguez Section 9 Football Insider Marlboro defensive back Jack Young’s game is a blend of speed and power, something he said developed as a lacrosse player. Young will play lacrosse at Siena next year, but he certainly made an impact on the football field for the Iron Dukes the last three years. Just …
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Interim Cornwall coach Holzapple takes himself out of running for full-time job

By Justin Rodriguez Section 9 Football Insider Interim Cornwall football coach Eric Holzapple, who led the Green Dragons to the Class A state championship last month, has decided not to make a run at the job full-time. Cornwall is expected to begin its search for its new head coach in the coming weeks. “This is …
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