Finochio already making an impact as Washingtonville’s coach

By Sean Lynch Section 9 Football Insider Staff Surrounded by the Section 9 Class AA and A champions from last year, the Washingtonville football team looked like a small fish in a big pond. The Wizards, who finished 3-6 last season, fielded only 21 players on the first day of Cornwall’s camp at New York …
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Anthony Finochio named new Washingtonville coach

By Justin Rodriguez Section 9 Football Insider Former James I. O’Neill head coach Anthony Finochio, who led the Raiders to two Section 9 championships, is the new head man at Washingtonville. Finochio, 36, had served as a Washingtonville varsity assistant for the last two years. He previously worked on the Wizards’ staff from 2007-09. Washingtonville …
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NFA Cruises to Semifinal Win

By Sean Lynch Section 9 Insider Staff MIDDLETOWN — After Newburgh Free Academy went down 7-0 early in the first quarter, there was no finger-pointing or head-shaking. The result of the Goldbacks level-headed attitude was 49 consecutive points, defeating Washingtonville 49-15 in the Class AA semifinal Sunday night. The Goldbacks will play Monroe Woodbury in …
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Football right sport for Hartwick-bound DelGuidice

By Sean Lynch Washingtonville – It took a passionate plea and a promise to prioritize his academics, but Rob DelGuidice’s mom Laura let him participate in football for the first time as a sophomore at Washingtonville High. Like most parents, she feared for the injuries that happen in the sport. He had watched football since …
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Monroe-Woodbury vs Washingtonville

September 8, 2017 Photos by William Dimmit