Rocket Power

ROXBURY GIRLS' SOCCER— Bella Poniros, Leigha Lalosh, Courtnea Demaio, Erin Garza, Emma Haynes, Payge Demaio, Brianna Cross, Kimora Brown, Ayla Vorisek, Myah Johnston, Kylie Demaio, Byannna Meeh More...

Posted 9/4/2018 08:47 PM

Wiltwyck Golf Club

Only opened to the public in the last year, Wiltwyck Golf Club is a course with a rich history, challenging play, and plenty of other amenities that ensure guests a pleasant experience. More...

Posted 9/4/2018 08:47 PM

TEE TIME: Regional Golf Roundup

It was an exciting week at Meadows Golf Course in Margaretville as owner Russ Matson reported another turn of events at the top of its league standings as the Hulls retake first place with a 14.5 point win while second place team Mike Bartfeld and Bi More...

Posted 8/28/2018 08:13 PM

TEE TIME: Regional Golf Roundup

 Russell Matson reported that it was a week of blowouts at Meadows Golf Course in Margaretville. More...

Posted 8/21/2018 08:02 PM

On Course In Stamford

TOPPING THE FIELD — Gov Govern of Stamford bested Kurt Swenson to capture the championship of the Stamford Golf Club Invitational tourney on Sunday. More...

Posted 8/14/2018 08:23 PM

Hanah Mountain Resort offers great golf, food, lodging and more

With beautiful views of wide expanses of mountains and misty mornings in the Catskill Peaks, The Country Club at Hanah Mountain Resort offers a unique 18 holes of top quality golf. More...

Posted 8/14/2018 08:23 PM

Headwaters Soccer Club receives R-B grant funds

North Blenheim — The Headwaters Soccer Club, celebrating its 29th Anniversary recently received funding support from the Robinson-Broadhurst Foundation, Inc. based in Stamford. More...

Posted 8/7/2018 07:27 PM

TEE Time: Roundup of golf happenings

The 17th annual 4-H Golf Tournament tees off on Friday, September 14th at the Delhi College Golf Course. Proceeds generated by the tournament will support youth development activities in Delaware County. More...

Posted 7/31/2018 07:49 PM

TEE TIME: Weekly golf course happenings

The Hull family continues to hold /stretch their lead at the midway point of the season at the Meadows Golf Club in Margaretville More...

Posted 7/24/2018 08:25 PM

TEE TIME: Golf roundup

The Stamford Golf Club will hold its first annual Four-Person ScrambleonSunday,Aug.5witha2p.m.shotgunstart.Thetournament is hosted by the Stamford Central School Alumni Association and proceeds from the event will benefit that group. More...

Posted 7/17/2018 09:26 PM

Tee Time: Roundup of area golf action

Bill Zeeh garnered some attention when he hit a hole in one on hole number 18 at the Woodstock Golf Club. Zeeh used a five wood to launch the 185-yard shot into the hole. More...

Posted 7/10/2018 07:09 PM

Players riding high in PONY League baseball

Summer and baseball are synonymous in America, one fits nicely with the other. More...

Posted 6/26/2018 07:47 PM

Headwaters Soccer Club to serve 1,000+ kids this summer

Summer program entering 29th year of soccer training

Stamford —The Headwaters Soccer Club’s annual summer soccer camp series and team camps are set to begin with seven sessions and over 1,000 youth. More...

Posted 6/19/2018 07:43 PM

TEE Time: Local links roundup

Here’s a look at what’s happening at the area’s golf courses this week:  Windham Country Club   More...

Posted 6/19/2018 07:43 PM

MAC plays two games in opening weekend

On the weekend of what would have been team founder Julius Fleischmanns’ 147th birthday, the resurrection of the Mountain Athletic Club (MAC) and 19th century baseball was in full swing in Fleischmanns.  The events began with a presentatio More...

Posted 6/12/2018 08:58 PM

Red, White & Blue Golf Tourney proceeds benefit Parkinson’s fight

The Red, White, and Blue Golf Tournament returns to Hanah Mountain Resort & Country Club this summer where it will team up with the Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research and Rock Steady Boxing.  More...

Posted 5/29/2018 09:32 PM

All-Stars selected for spring season

Delaware League All-Stars have been announced for the spring 2018 baseball, softball and tennis teams.   More...

Posted 5/29/2018 09:32 PM

Stamford Golf Club holding Junior Golf Clinic

Stamford — Finally, the snow has melted and the Stamford Golf Club has officially opened for the season so it’s time to get ready for the Junior Golf Clinic which will be held Monday June 25 through Thursday,   June 28.  More...

Posted 5/29/2018 09:32 PM

MCS and Roxbury teams fall in sectional diamond openers

Seasons over for local clubs

The combined Davenport / Stamford baseball team edged Roxbury, 13-9 in the Section 4, Class D Girls’ Softball Tournament on May 17.  Roxbury held a five-run lead entering the seventh inning, but the winners staged a big rally to tie the sc More...

Posted 5/22/2018 08:40 PM

Roxbury girls down Wildcats to earn Delaware League softball title

Clutch hitting, tough pitching lead to crown

The Roxbury girls’ softball team clinched the Delaware League championship with a 14-4 win over Gilboa- Conesville on May 10.  Both clubs had been unbeaten in league play, but it was the Rocket squad that took control of the contest.  More...

Posted 5/15/2018 10:16 PM

Mountain Athletic Club Splits 1864 Doubleheader

PLAY BALL! — Mountain Athletic Club Vintage Base Ball club opened its season on Saturday, May 5 at the Smithtown Historical Society with pair of games played by 1864 rules. More...

Posted 5/15/2018 10:16 PM

Exploring

STEPPING OUT — Two baby foxes strayed from their mama and sibling last week in Halcott Center where they were caught on camera as they ventured from the den. // — Photo by Jake Fronckowiak More...

Posted 5/8/2018 08:20 PM

TOUGH POSITION

TOUGH POSITION — Margaretville's Tanner Reither gets caught in a pickle during the Blue Devils' 4-2 over the combined Downsville-Roscoe squad on May 1. More...

Posted 5/8/2018 08:20 PM

Blue Devils edged D-R baseball club; Roxbury drops two of three

Regular season is winding down

The Margaretville Blue Devils earned an impressive 4-2 win on May 1 at home against Downsville-Roscoe.  MCS freshman hurler Connor Joedicke picked up the win when he threw 90 pitches over six full earnings, giving up only two runs, before the Pi More...

Posted 5/8/2018 08:20 PM

McDaniel fires perfect game to lead Roxbury softball win

Rockets win 3 of 4 in softball contests

Claire McDaniel fired a perfect game on April 24, leading Roxbury to a 19-0 victory over visiting Windham.  McDaniel dominated from the outset and chalked up eight strikeouts in her dominant performance. More...

Posted 5/1/2018 06:50 PM

Spring Sports Standings

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Posted 9/4/2018 08:47 PM

TEE TIME: Regional Golf Roundup

The 12th Annual O’Connor Hospital Golf Invitational Tournament tees off on Wednesday, Sept. 19th, at the College Golf Course in Delhi. Individual golfer spots are limited, so early registration is strongly encouraged. More...

Posted 9/4/2018 08:47 PM

The College Golf Course at Delhi

In addition to offering some of the finest golf in the Catskills, The College Golf Course at Delhi features other top-notch amenities such as its pro shop and café.  More...

Posted 8/28/2018 08:13 PM

Shephard Hills Golf Club in Roxbury

The historic Shephard Hills Golf Club in Roxbury was built by Helen Gould Shepard and Finlay Shepard and opened in 1917 under the name Mount Helen. Located at 562 Shephard Hill Road, it is one of the premiere golf courses in the Catskills. More...

Posted 8/21/2018 08:02 PM

DEC accepting applications for Pheasant Hunt Program

Albany — New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) Commissioner Basil Seggos announced today that the application period for DEC’s sponsored pheasant hunts is now open. More...

Posted 8/14/2018 08:23 PM

TEE TIME: Regional Golf Roundup

  Week 12 at The Meadows Golf Center saw a big change at the top as Larry and Mitch Hull had a fierce match with Dan O’Neil and Tom Squires. More...

Posted 8/14/2018 08:23 PM

Fall practices start Monday, Aug. 13 at MCS & Roxbury

Margaretville Central School varsity soccer players will begin practice for the 2018 season on Monday, Aug. 13 Practice for the girls’ varsity team gets underway August 13 at 8 a.m. The MCS boys’ varsity team begins practice on August 13 at 6 p.m. More...

Posted 8/7/2018 07:27 PM

DC United Youth Soccer teams capture titles

Margaretville — Two Delaware County United Youth Soccer teams captured division titles competing in the Broome County Soccer League.  More...

Posted 7/31/2018 07:49 PM

The Wrighter stuff Hancock golfer rallies to win County Men’s Amateur Golf Tourney

Hancock golfer Rob Wrighter overcame a four-shot deficit with just nine holes to play on Sunday to capture the annual Delaware County Amateur Golf Championship at the College Golf Course in Delhi with a three-round score of 221. More...

Posted 7/17/2018 09:26 PM

Catskills Cup Tennis Tourey moving to fall

Later date TBD

The area’s longest running tennis tournament, expanded last year to a four day event will undergo another major change this year when its scheduling moves from the first weekend in August to a fall date yet to be determined. More...

Posted 7/17/2018 09:26 PM

MAC rallies past Dairymen in classic vintage baseball contest

Fleischmanns — It was a great day for vintage baseball, unless you were a player or a spectator, and then it was just plain hot. More...

Posted 7/2/2018 08:18 PM

Soccer club earns financial support from Thomson Trust

Stamford — The Headwaters Soccer Club recently received funding support from the Robert B. and Addie P. Thomson Trust. Evelyn Goodspeed, Co-Trustee of the Thomson Trust told David Ranieri, director of the club that it would receive $3,500. More...

Posted 6/19/2018 07:43 PM

TEE Time

The News will be increasing coverage of golf this season and looks forward to hearing about tournaments, events, holes-in-one and other remarkable moments on the local links.  On the horizon   More...

Posted 6/12/2018 08:58 PM

TEE Time

The News will be increasing coverage of the golf this season and looks forward to hearing about tournaments, events, holesin-one and other remarkable moments on the local links. First hole-in-one More...

Posted 6/5/2018 08:48 PM

Delaware League Academic All-Stars named

Academic All-Stars for spring sports have been announced by Delaware League officials. More...

Posted 5/29/2018 09:32 PM

Rams Fall In Sectionals

HIT THE DIRT — South Kortright’s Aiden Fox starts his slide into home plate but the Deposit/ Hancock catcher is ready to apply the tag during Section 4, Class D Tournament play on May 23. More...

Posted 5/29/2018 09:32 PM

Edmeston nips MCS in classic sectional diamond matchup

Teams squared off in top-notch contest in tourney action

Following is a game recap by Margaretville baseball coach John Bernhardt recounting his team’s May 17 sectional contest against Edmeston.  More...

Posted 5/22/2018 08:40 PM

Joedicke fires no-hitter for Devils

Freshman hurler racked up 12 Ks in beating Gilboa

Margaretville blasted visiting Gilboa, 17-0, in baseball action on May 11 behind a no-hitter hurled by Connor Joedicke.  Joedicke shut down the Wildcats and piled up 12 strikeouts without walking a batter. More...

Posted 5/15/2018 10:16 PM

Turkey Time

EARLY THANKSGIVING — Joseph Dibble of Bovina bagged this 21-pound turkey in Bovina last week. More...

Posted 5/8/2018 08:20 PM

SLAMMIN' SAMMY

SLAMMIN' SAMMY — Sam Tanzer of MCS launches a hit that knocked in the go-ahead run in the Blue Devils' win over Downsville on May 1. — // Photos by Dick Sanford More...

Posted 5/8/2018 08:20 PM

FIST BUMP

FIST BUMP — Roxbury's Nick Vajtay (18) get a fist bump from Rockets' first-base coach Rick Funck after a sixth inning RBI single during Downsville's 10-8 win on May 1. More...

Posted 5/8/2018 08:20 PM

Roxbury earns pair of softball wins

The Roxbury girls’ softball team earned a 7-4 victory at Jeffeson on May 7.  Claire McDaniel tossed a seven-hitter for the Rockets and had eight strikeouts.  Emma Hynes had a triple and single for RCS and drove in one run. More...

Posted 5/8/2018 08:20 PM

On Track

IN STEP — Andes Central School students pulled down great times in a recent track meet at Cherry Valley Central School. More...

Posted 5/8/2018 08:20 PM

Rockets hand Rams first loss; SK blanks Devils

Roxbury was a 4-3 winner at South Kortright in baseball action on April 26.  The Rockets scored twice in the first inning and two more times in the fourth frame. More...

Posted 5/1/2018 06:50 PM