Rain slowing season start for Roxbury Legion baseball squad

By Julia Green Thanks to a climate more suited to a rainforest than a summer in the mountains, local Legion baseball teams have struggled to maintain their schedule as rainouts and field conditions wreak havoc on their calendars. More...

Posted 6/23/2009 08:00 PM

Roxbury Nine and Mountain Athletic Club swing it out at Kirkside

Roxbury — The gorgeous green ball field of Kirkside Park in Roxbury makes the perfect setting this Saturday, June 20 at noon for an old-fashioned game of hard fought vintage baseball between the Roxbury Nine and their neighborly rivals, the Mou More...

Posted 6/16/2009 08:00 PM

Legion teams get into swing of a new season

By Julia Green Local baseball players didn’t get much of a break when the school baseball season came to a close recently, as the Legion baseball season is already in full swing. More...

Posted 6/16/2009 08:00 PM

Legion baseball teams start games June 8

Delhi — The Delaware County American Legion Junior Baseball season will begin play on Monday, June 8 with all eight-league teams in action. More...

Posted 6/2/2009 08:00 PM

Deposit stops Devils in baseball sectionals

By Julia Green “It was a game that could have gone either way,” said Margaretville Head Coach Rick Funck of his team’s 4-2 sectional loss at Deposit on Thursday. More...

Posted 6/2/2009 08:00 PM

Margaretville student-athletes, coach honored at year-end sports banquet

Margaretville Central School held its 16th annual athletic awards banquet on Monday to honor the achievements of MCS student-athletes. More...

Posted 6/2/2009 08:00 PM

Roxbury Lady Rockets win Mountain Division title

By Julia Green The Roxbury girls’ softball team, which finished last in 2008, completed a stunning turnaround on Monday by beating visiting Downsville, 1-0, to clinch the Delaware Mountain League division title. More...

Posted 5/19/2009 08:00 PM

Margaretville boys battle for league lead as baseball season enters final weeks

By Julia Green Margaretville 19, Gilboa 7 (Tuesday) The Blue Devils dealt a hardy loss to visiting Gilboa last Tuesday, defeating the Wildcats 19-7. More...

Posted 5/12/2009 08:00 PM

Roxbury softball team rolling; Margaretville girls split pair

By Julia Green RCS 15, Stamford (Thursday) It was another solid showing for the Roxbury Lady Rockets on Thursday, when they posted a 15-0 victory over visiting Stamford to improve their record to 6-1 overall and 4-1 in league competition. More...

Posted 5/5/2009 08:00 PM

Delarc Bike-a-Thon expands with walk/run

The Arc of Delaware County (Delarc) will be holding its Annual Bike-A-Thon this Saturday, May 2, with a rain date of May 9, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. with routes in Walton, Delhi and Roxbury. More...

Posted 4/28/2009 08:00 PM

Golf tourney in Delhi May 8

Delhi — The annual Big Wheels Golf Tournament, held at the Delhi College Golf Course will take place on Friday, May 8, according to the Big Wheels tournament committee. More...

Posted 4/28/2009 08:00 PM

Roxbury pitcher tallies three wins in three days, two one-hitters

By Julia Green Windham 1, Roxbury 12 Roxbury pitcher Heather Davie won three games in three days, two of which were one-hitters as the Roxbury Rockets posted wins over Windham, Hunter-Tannersville and Davenport this week. More...

Posted 4/28/2009 08:00 PM

O’Connell is ‘pitcher perfect’ in MCS victory over Windham

By John Bernhardt When Windham’s Mike Iacono lofted a pop-up near the line between home plate and first base in Thursday’s high school game at Margaretville, there were three Blue Devils’ infielders who might have been able to make More...

Posted 4/14/2009 08:00 PM

Reservoir open for boating use in North Blenheim

North Blenheim — The New York Power Authority (NYPA) reopened the upper and lower reservoirs at its Blenheim-Gilboa Pumped Storage Power Project on Thursday, April 9, to recreational boaters. More...

Posted 4/14/2009 08:00 PM

MCS features young tennis squad; Andes wins opening match

By Julia Green Two matches into the tennis season, Margaretville Head Coach Jim Owdienko is working with a fairly young roster. “We’re definitely in a rebuilding year,” he said. More...

Posted 4/7/2009 08:00 PM

MCS, RCS boys of spring look ahead to diamond season

By Julia Green Despite the lingering chill of the Catskill winter, spring is on its way, as evidenced by the ring of aluminum bats coming from baseball diamonds in local schoolyards. More...

Posted 3/31/2009 08:00 PM

Lady Devils, Rockets set to start softball campaigns

By Julia Green First-year Margaretville head coach Bill Lonecke returns a strong roster from the 2008 Lady Blue Devils’ softball team, including five seniors and three 2008 Delaware League All-Star selections. More...

Posted 3/31/2009 08:00 PM

Local Scoreboard: Week of Feb. 26, 2014 - Sectionals

Check here for the latest scores from area school sporting events. More...

Posted 3/31/2009 08:00 PM

South Kortright girls defeated

The South Kortright girls' basketball team was defeated in the semi-finals of the state championship on Saturday. The Lady Rams fell to Sherman's Lady Wildcats 55-30. Further details in Wednesday's Catskill Mountain News. More...

Posted 3/24/2009 08:00 PM

Plattekill to host snowmobile drag races

Roxbury — Plattekill Mountain will host its annual Snowmobile Drag races this weekend, March 28 and 29, in an event which will mark the resort’s 12th year and crown the coveted “King of the Hill 2009.” This annual event, which More...

Posted 3/24/2009 08:00 PM

South Kortright boys bring home state hoop title

By John Bernhardt History making. There’s no other way to describe the enormity of what the South Kortright boys’ basketball team accomplished this season. More...

Posted 3/24/2009 08:00 PM

Teams got a kick at MCS indoor tourney

The Margaretville Booster Club held its sixth annual Booster Club Indoor Soccer Tournament this past weekend. The competition for teams of sixth-, seventh- and eighth-graders was held Friday night. More...

Posted 3/17/2009 08:00 PM

SK teams bring home sectional hoop crowns

By John Bernhardt The landscape of Section IV was painted a deep shade of South Kortright Blue Saturday in Binghamton. More...

Posted 3/10/2009 08:00 PM

Wildcats bounce RCS boys in sectional thriller

By Julia Green By all accounts, it couldn’t possibly have been closer. More...

Posted 3/3/2009 08:00 PM

Davenport girls cruise past South Kortright in crossover game

By John Bernhardt The Davenport girls’ basketball team unleashed a dizzying display of hardwood skills Friday night in the Delaware League crossover championship game played before a packed house at SUNY Delhi. More...

Posted 2/24/2009 08:00 PM

Chamber golf tourney a big hit

The 10th annual Delaware County Chamber of Commerce Golf Tournament was another great success, stated Mary Beth Silano, executive director. More...

Posted 6/23/2009 08:00 PM

MCS holds summer camp

The Margaretville Central School Booster Club will hold a week of summer camp during the month of August. More...

Posted 6/16/2009 08:00 PM

Strong season ends for Lady Rockets

By Julia Green The remarkable 2009 season came to a close for the Roxbury softball team last Tuesday, when the visiting Rockets dropped a tough 6-2 decision to the host Eagles of Downsville in the quarterfinal round of the Section IV Class D tourname More...

Posted 6/9/2009 08:00 PM

Slow-pitch softball league organizational meeting set

An organizational meeting for a newly forming Fleischmanns softball league will be held on Thursday, June 11 at 6 p.m. at the Fleischmanns ball field. More...

Posted 6/2/2009 08:00 PM

Davie fuels Rockets past SK; Milford edges Margaretville girls

By Julia Green Roxbury 9, South Kortright 3 (Thursday) Heather Davie was a thorn in the side of the South Kortright Rams’ softball team on Thursday – and not just from her place inside the pitcher’s circle. More...

Posted 6/2/2009 08:00 PM

MCS boys take Upper Delaware; fall to South Kortright in Crossover

By Julia Green Margaretville 8, Hunter-Tannersville 3 It was the same scenario as last year, but with a very different outcome. More...

Posted 5/26/2009 08:00 PM

Three-run homer by Williams propels Margaretville boys to victory

Margaretville 5, Roxbury 2 The elusive sunlight glinted off the silver barrel of Margaretville slugger Ian Williams’ brand-new bat in the bottom of the sixth inning of Tuesday’s non-league showdown with the Roxbury Rockets. More...

Posted 5/19/2009 08:00 PM

Davie's no-hit outing paces Lady Rockets

By Julia Green Roxbury 2, H-T 1 (Tuesday) Roxbury pitcher Heather Davie had been knocking on the door for quite awhile, and in last Tuesday’s home game against Hunter-Tannersville, the door finally opened. More...

Posted 5/12/2009 08:00 PM

Local baseball clubs improve in diamond play

By Julia Green Windham 4, Margaretville 9 (Thursday) “Brian Faulkner pitched a complete game,” said Margaretville Head Coach Rick Funck of Faulkner’s performance at home on Thursday, when the Blue Devils hosted visiting Windham. More...

Posted 5/5/2009 08:00 PM

Dart fund-raiser May 9 in Andes

As Memorial Day approaches, the Village of Andes is looking to spruce itself up in anticipation by replacing the flags along Main Street. More...

Posted 4/28/2009 08:00 PM

Margaretville boys drop three in a row, despite two-run homer in extra innings

By Julia Green Downsville 5, Margaretville 4 (Thursday) An RBI single to left-center in the final inning was all the Downsville Eagles needed to edge out the visiting Margaretville Blue Devils on Thursday. More...

Posted 4/28/2009 08:00 PM

Big Wheels tourney set at Delhi links

Delhi — The annual Big Wheels Golf Tournament, held at the Delhi College Golf Course will take place on Friday, May 8, according to the Big Wheels tournament committee. More...

Posted 4/21/2009 08:00 PM

Senior Legion players wanted for summer play in Delhi

Efforts are underway to build a Delhi Senior Legion baseball roster in anticipation of fielding a team this summer. A try-out will be held for boys who are interested on Sunday, April 26 from 2 to 4 p.m. at Legion Park in Delhi. More...

Posted 4/14/2009 08:00 PM

Men’s golf league seeks new players; season starts May 5

The Tuesday night men’s golf league at Hanah Country Club will hold a sign-up meeting and practice round on Tuesday night, April 28 at 4 p.m. The league begins play on May 5 at 4 p. m. More...

Posted 4/14/2009 08:00 PM

Local teams battled in spring diamond play

Local teams saw plenty of action last week on the baseball and softball diamonds. More...

Posted 4/7/2009 08:00 PM

Longtime racer is King of the Hill at Plattekill snowmobile event

Roxbury — Ski Plattekill completed their 12th annual snowmobile drag races last weekend with The King of the Hill title won by Logan Gregory riding a Klinger Ski Doo 800. More...

Posted 3/31/2009 08:00 PM

Blue Devils fall to SK in baseball

South Kortright — The host South Kortright Rams used an 11-hit attack this afternoon to race by the Margaretville Central School Blue Devils, 15-2, in the season opener for both teams. More...

Posted 3/31/2009 08:00 PM

South Kortright boys defeat defending champs: 48-38

South Kortright's boys basketball team defeated defending champions Chateaugay by a score of 48 to 38 in the state championship semifinals. South Kortright will meet Greenport in Saturday's championship game in Glens Falls. More...

Posted 3/24/2009 08:00 PM

SK Boys are State Champs!

The South Kortright Rams defeated Greenport 47-43 to claim the NYS basketball championship. This was the SK Rams' first trip to the championship tournament. The Rams finish with an undefeated season, 26-0. More...

Posted 3/24/2009 08:00 PM

State title dream ends for South Kortright girls

By John Bernhardt Their roster read like a league all-star team. All five starters of Section IV’s Sherman Wildcats girls’ basketball team were seniors. More...

Posted 3/24/2009 08:00 PM

Pine Hill Arms Triathlon is Saturday

Belleayre — The annual Pine Hill Arms Triathlon takes off this Saturday, March 21. This is a unique iron-man style triathlon that should not be missed by area athletes. Participants can compete as individuals or as teams. More...

Posted 3/17/2009 08:00 PM

MCS hosts soccer tourney this weekend

Margaretville — The MCS Booster Club will host their sixth annual indoor soccer tournament at Margaretville Central School on Friday evening, March 13 and all day Saturday, March 14. More...

Posted 3/10/2009 08:00 PM

Lady Eagles fly past Devils in tourney play

By Julia Green It was a very different result – and, in fact, a very different game – from the first meeting between the two teams earlier this season. More...

Posted 3/3/2009 08:00 PM

NJCAA men’s hoop tournament

Delhi — Tickets are now on sale for the 2009 NJCAA Division III Men’s Basketball Championship March 12, 13, 14 in the Floyd L. Maines Arena, Clark Field House, on the SUNY Delhi campus. More...

Posted 3/3/2009 08:00 PM

Defensive switch propels Rams to Delaware County boys' title

By John Bernhardt With 6:34 left to play in the second quarter, veteran South Kortright coach Bob VanValkenburgh had seen enough. His undefeated Rams were in free fall. More...

Posted 2/24/2009 08:00 PM