Holiday week skiing a busy time on the slopes

The President’s holiday weekend and week following it have been a boon to local ski centers, their employees and businesses in villages and hamlets. More...

Posted 2/21/2017 09:39 PM

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Posted 2/21/2017 09:39 PM

Vajtay is Section IV ski champ; RCS and MCS strong in sectionals

Events were held at Bristol Mountain

Two local skiers will head to Bristol Mountain in Canandaigua on February 27 and 28 to participate in the state ski championships against other New York State high school skiers thanks to top notch performance on the slopes through the entire winter More...

Posted 2/14/2017 08:46 PM

Hunters in NYS took 1,539 black bears during 2016 big game hunting seasons

Albany — Bear hunters in New York State took 1,539 black bears during the 2016 hunting seasons, Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) Commissioner Basil Seggos announced Friday.  More...

Posted 2/14/2017 08:46 PM

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Posted 2/14/2017 08:46 PM

MCS girls win; Eagles stop Roxbury

Host Margaretville was a 59- 42 winner over Davenport in girls’ basketball action on February 2.  The Blue Devils trailed by four points at halftime, but broke open the contest with a 36-15 run after the intermission.  More...

Posted 2/7/2017 06:12 PM

Mini Tourney opening round games Feb. 9-10

Matchups have been set for the Delaware League’s girls’ and boys’ “Mini Basketball Tournament” games this week.   More...

Posted 2/7/2017 06:12 PM

Roxbury stops MCS in boys’ hoop contest

The Rockets were 66-48 winners over visiting Margaretville on January 25.  A big second quarter was key to the Rockets’ victory, as the home team piled up 24 points.  More...

Posted 1/31/2017 07:39 PM

Mountain Movers

READY TO RACE — Denny Sebek, Lucas Brumm, Mary Martin, Sabine Demopolous, Katalin Mazansky, and Olivia Richards above left to right all represented Belleayre Mt. More...

Posted 1/31/2017 07:39 PM

Wildcats hold off Devils 56-50 in boys’ hoop play

The visiting Davenport Wildcats held off Margaretville to earn a 56-50 boys’ basketball win on January 20.  More...

Posted 1/24/2017 08:45 PM

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Posted 1/24/2017 08:45 PM

Race Is On

TURNING IT ON — Roxbury Central's Claire McDaniel takes a gate in ski race action at Windham Mountain last Friday. More...

Posted 1/17/2017 05:51 PM

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Posted 1/17/2017 05:51 PM

MCS Lady Blue Devils down RCS, WAJ in girls’ league basketball games

Margaretville earned a 49-27 girls’ basketball victory at Roxbury on January 4.  Up by four points at halftime, the Blue Devils came on strong after the intermission, out-scoring RCS, 33-15.  More...

Posted 1/10/2017 08:53 PM

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Posted 1/10/2017 08:53 PM

Mixed results in holiday hoop tourneys for teams

Roxbury boys, Blue Devil girls split contests

Deposit edged Margaretville, 55-52, in the opening round of the Downville Boys’ Holiday Tournament on December 30.  Margaretville staged a big rally in the final period, outscoring the Lumberjacks, 16-7, but fell just short of a victory.&n More...

Posted 1/3/2017 09:11 PM

DOWN THE COURT

DOWN THE COURT — Rocket Emma Hynes dribbles past Jefferson opponent Brigid Wenner in Delaware League hoop action on December 20. The host J-Hawks were 38-25 winners. More...

Posted 12/27/2016 11:47 PM

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Posted 12/27/2016 11:47 PM

MCS girls post 2 wins

The Blue Devils were 45-22 winners over visiting Jefferson on December 16.  The host club raced to a 17-4 lead after the opening quarter and slowly built its lead.  Kristena Westerfeld tallied 14 points and Emily Baker followed with 13 to p More...

Posted 12/20/2016 11:48 PM

MCS downs Roscoe to win boys’ tourney

Margaretville wins 5th straight Booster Club event

A smothering man-to-man defense overwhelmed visiting Rosce allowing the Margaretville Blue Devils to run off the first 19 points of Saturday's Margaretville Booster Club Tournament championship game en route to a 50- 41 victory. More...

Posted 12/13/2016 08:37 PM

MCS, Roxbury girls earn hoop wins

Margaretville was a 46-38 winner in girls’ basketball action on December 1.  The contest was tight from the opening tipoff, but the Blue Devils took control with a 19-10 outburst in the final period.  Katlynn Shamro and Emily Baker pa More...

Posted 12/6/2016 07:55 PM

Blending talent will be key to RCS boys’ basketball fortunes

A nice mix of experienced seniors and varsity newcomers has Roxbury boys’ basketball coach Thom Faraci feeling optimistic about the prospects for a good season.  The Rockets got off to a good start with a win over Margaret- ville (see rela More...

Posted 12/6/2016 07:55 PM

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Posted 12/6/2016 07:55 PM

Three returning seniors will be key for Margaretville girls’ success

A solid core of returning players has Margaretville Central School Coach Kyle Holden looking forward to a strong campaign from his squad. More...

Posted 11/29/2016 09:12 PM

MCS girls earn tourney split

The Margaretville girls’ basketball team earned a third-place finish in the Middleburgh Holiday Tournament with a 41-34 win over Gilboa in Saturday’s consolation game.  More...

Posted 11/29/2016 09:12 PM

Halcott Buck

HALCOTT 10-POINTER — Penny Finch of Halcott Center took this nice 10-point buck on Saturday while hunting near her home. Penny used a .308 caliber Savage Model 99 rifle to harvest her buck. More...

Posted 11/22/2016 09:23 PM

Hitting The Slopes

HOLIDAY FUN — Above, Plattekill Mountain Ski Center was the scene of lots of family activity as skiers flocked to the mountain in Roxbury for the President's holiday weekend. More...

Posted 2/21/2017 09:39 PM

Delaware League Tournament

DELAWARE LEAGUE TOURNAMENT — The Roxbury Rockets and the Charlotte Valley Wildcats hooked up in a terrific high school basketball game on February 14. More...

Posted 2/21/2017 09:39 PM

Ball In The Family

BASKETBALL LEGEND — A Catskill Mountain snowstorm last week was not enough to keep Michelle Fernandez and her children from making the trek to Glens Falls to see one of their own, Tay “Fi More...

Posted 2/14/2017 08:46 PM

MCS boys win opener in league tourney

Margaretville was a 62-40 boys’ basketball winner over visiting Gilboa in Delaware League Tournament play on February 10. More...

Posted 2/14/2017 08:46 PM

Margaretville boys split hoop contests

Visiting Stamford downed the Blue Devils, 74-34 in Delaware League boys’ basketball play on February 3.  The winners built a 35-18 lead at the half and then dominated the final two periods. More...

Posted 2/7/2017 06:12 PM

Ski mountains looking to strong holiday period

Despite some rain Monday night into Tuesday this week, local ski area operators are predicting a strong weekend coming up and a great lead in to the President’s holiday week. More...

Posted 2/7/2017 06:12 PM

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Posted 2/7/2017 06:12 PM

H-T girls edge Blue Devils in key league contest

The Margaretville Lady Blue Devils lost a heartbreaker at home Monday night when Hunter-Tannersville’s Jordan Jacobs sank two free throws with just three seconds left on the clock to give the Wildcats an important 36-34 league win. More...

Posted 1/31/2017 07:39 PM

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Posted 1/31/2017 07:39 PM

Local ski racers burning up the slopes

High school skiers from Roxbury and Margaretville central schools have raised the bar for competitors in the Delaware League and in Section 4 this year as they careen toward sectional races next month.  More...

Posted 1/24/2017 08:45 PM

Margaretville girls down RCS; fall in close game vs. Kortright

Host Margaretville posted a 36-21 win over Roxbury in girls’ hoop action on January 11. The Blue Devils used a strong defense to limit RCS to single-digit scoring in every quarter. More...

Posted 1/17/2017 05:51 PM

Rockets down WAJ; Rams top Devils

Roxbury was a 79-56 winner over visiting Windham in boys’ basketball play on January 12. The Rockets jumped to a blistering start, building a 29-12 lead after one period. More...

Posted 1/17/2017 05:51 PM

On The Slopes

LET IT SNOW — Officials at Plattekill Mountain are gearing up for a big Martin Luther King Holiday weekend. The Roxbury facility will be open at 845 a.m. More...

Posted 1/10/2017 08:53 PM

Blue Devils win two boys’ hoop games

Margaretville tops Downsville, J-Hawks; Rockets fall to SCS

Margaretville was a 47-21 boys’ basketball winner over the host team in the January 7 consolation game in the Downsville Holiday Tournament.  More...

Posted 1/10/2017 08:53 PM

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Posted 1/3/2017 09:11 PM

SK boys roll past Roxbury; Blue Devils down Windham

Host South Kortright had too much firepower and raced past visiting Roxbury, 89-37, in boys’ hoop action on December 21.  The Rams came out of the gates with a relentless attack and built a 29-3 lead after one quarter. More...

Posted 12/27/2016 11:47 PM

RCS, Devils add more wins in boys’ basketball contests

Both clubs take two in week’s hoop play

Roxbury raised its record to 3-0 with a 73-52 boys’ basketball victory at Gilboa on December 15. More...

Posted 12/20/2016 11:48 PM

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Posted 12/20/2016 11:48 PM

Blue Devil girls third in tournament

Host Margaretville earned a third-place finish in the MCS Holiday Tournament with a 28- 13 decision over Frankly in girls’ basketball on Saturday.  Neither team hit double-digits in any quarter, but the Blue Devils steadily increased an ea More...

Posted 12/13/2016 08:37 PM

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Posted 12/13/2016 08:37 PM

Rockets take boys’ hoop opener; MCS gets 1st win

Roxbury opened its season with a 56-40 boys’ basketball win at Margaretville on December 1.  The Rockets held MCS to just 22 points over the first three periods and built a 16-point lead entering the final quarter.  More...

Posted 12/6/2016 07:55 PM

Young RCS girls’ team will look to build off opening victory

Only two players have returned from last season

Roxbury Central School Girls’ Varsity Coach Lisa Faraci will field a very young team during the 2016-17 basketball season. The team will count on two returning players to provide experience. More...

Posted 12/6/2016 07:55 PM

Experienced players lead MCS boys’ hoop squad

The Margaretville boys’ basketball program has a full, talented roster, with 15 juniors and seniors playing hoops this winter, according to veteran Coach John Bernhardt. More...

Posted 11/29/2016 09:12 PM

Trophy Takers

EIGHT-POINTER — Michael Didyk of Westbury and Margaretville harvested this eight-point buck on November 22 in the Dry Brook Valley while hunting with his son Mike. // — Contributed photo More...

Posted 11/29/2016 09:12 PM