Newburgh almost pulls off upset, but falls to Troy late in Class AA state semifinals

By Justin Rodriguez Section 9 Football Insider Middletown — Running back Jadon Munroe’s impressive career had just ended and now he implored Newburgh’s underclassman to make the graduating seniors proud next year. The Goldbacks’ Saturday night wasn’t supposed to end like this. Newburgh seemed primed to upset Troy in the Class AA state semifinals at …
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Week 12 Scores

ORMC SCOREBOARD State Semifinal Games Coaches: Report your game scores to the Section 9 Football Insider: jrod845sports@gmail.com Friday 11/17/17   Saturday 11/18/17 Game Score   Game Score Millbrook 8   Burke Catholic 23 Cambridge 56   Holy Trinity 28         Troy 20       Newburgh 13  

Week 12 Picks

J-Rod’s State Semifinal Picks (all games at Faller Field in Middletown) Friday Class D Millbrook vs. Cambridge, 4 p.m.: Cambridge is the defending state champion and top-ranked team in the state, but guess what? Millbrook won’t be intimidated or back down. I love the way the young Blazers have developed this year, but the champs …
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Players pumped up for Wednesday’s Section 9 Exceptional Senior Game

By Justin Rodriguez Section 9 Football Insider Monroe-Woodbury Bradley Byrnes has spent the early part of this week catching up with Class AA opponents and making some friends. Even better, he gets to play in a football game on Wednesday night, the Section 9 Exceptional Senior Game. The all-star game will be held at 6 …
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week 11 Picks

JRod’s state quarterfinal playoff football picks Note: Newburgh has received a bye in the state quarterfinals and will play New Rochelle or Troy in the semifinals. Class A Cornwall vs. Yorktown, 7 p.m. Friday at Dietz Stadium, Kingston: After four straight state semifinal appearances, Cornwall has lost its first state playoff game (quarterfinals) the last …
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