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

Tweedie, Cole named to Delaware League Coaches Hall of Fame

By Julia Green Two local coaches were inducted into the Delaware League Coaches Hall of Fame on Friday. More...

Posted 2/24/2009 08:00 PM

MCS girls headed to postseason

By Julia Green Roxbury 52, Andes 41 (Tuesday) Jessica Utsler and Jenna Johnston combined for 33 of Roxbury’s total 52 points when the Rockets defeated the visiting Andes Mountaineers 52-41 on Tuesday night at Roxbury. More...

Posted 2/17/2009 08:00 PM

Andes, Roxbury boys secure spots in sectionals

By Julia Green Roxbury 53, Jefferson 41 (Thursday) Roxbury’s Ryan Skipper and DaVaun Morgan tallied seven points apiece in the opening quarter of Thursday’s home game against Jefferson to set the pace for the Rockets in a win that qualifi More...

Posted 2/10/2009 08:00 PM

Coaches vs. Cancer fund-raiser Friday night at Margaretville gym

By Julia Green Sneakers will be the footwear of choice for Margaretville Central School basketball coaches on Friday night, when MCS takes part in the American Cancer Society’s Coaches vs. Cancer Awareness Week. More...

Posted 2/3/2009 08:00 PM

Fly tying workshops planned

Phoenicia — The Jerry Bartlett Memorial Angling Collection at the Phoenicia Library will be offering fly tying workshops this winter. More...

Posted 2/3/2009 08:00 PM

Two-day Snow Cross planned in Stamford

Stamford — The Central Catskills Trail Association is inviting all to witness a two-day action packed show! More...

Posted 2/3/2009 08:00 PM

Basketball results mixed for girls' teams; Lady Rockets post first win of the season

By Julia Green Downsville 54, Andes 43 (Wednesday, Jan. 21) Mariah Ruff led Andes with 19 points, including three three-pointers when Andes hosted Downsville last Wednesday. More...

Posted 1/27/2009 08:00 PM

ACS boys down Eagles, Devils in hoop play

By Julia Green Downsville 46, Andes 71 (Tuesday, Jan. More...

Posted 1/27/2009 08:00 PM

Margaretville girls split pair in week's basketball action

By Julia Green Margaretville 39, Windham 29 The Margaretville girls improved to 7-3 overall after a convincing 39-29 win at Windham last week Tuesday. More...

Posted 1/20/2009 08:00 PM

Girls' basketball teams battle as they face top-tier league competition

By Julia Green SK 44, Margaretville 22 (Jan. 8) The Margaretville girls’ varsity basketball team played host to the Rams of South Kortright on Thursday night in a game rescheduled due to inclement weather. More...

Posted 1/13/2009 08:00 PM

Local ski teams compete at Plattekill, Windham

Boys’ varsity skiers from Roxbury Central School took three of the top seven places at Friday’s giant slalom competition at Plattekill Mountain. More...

Posted 1/13/2009 08:00 PM

Host Blue Devils fall in first round of Booster Club tourney; Roxbury boys win on the road

By Julia Green Roxbury 65, Gilboa 35 (Dec. 9) “I thought we played well,” said Roxbury Head Coach Tom Faraci of his team’s convincing victory over Gilboa last Tuesday. More...

Posted 12/16/2008 08:00 PM

Holiday basketball tournament at MCS

The Margaretville Central School Booster Club will hold its 2nd Annual MCS Booster Club Holiday Basketball Tournament at MCS on Dec. 11 through 13. More...

Posted 12/9/2008 08:00 PM

Margaretville basketball preview: Lady Blue Devils prepare for season opener

By Julia Green The hoop season is underway, and Margaretville girls’ basketball Head Coach Kyle Holden is optimistic about his Lady Devils’ chances this season. More...

Posted 12/9/2008 08:00 PM

Margaretville boys win season opener

The Margaretville Blue Devils boys’ varsity basketball team opened the 2008-09 season with a win at home over the visiting Purple Devils from Franklin Monday night. More...

Posted 12/9/2008 08:00 PM

Andes basketball preview: Head coach looking for defensive aggressiveness from young girls' squad

By Julia Green “It’s funny, on paper we’re not that young,” said Head Coach Jeff Rhone of his Andes girls’ varsity basketball team. More...

Posted 12/9/2008 08:00 PM

It's women vs. men at MCS on Tuesday

There’s a battle of the sexes heating up at Margaretville Central School. The Class of 2010 is sponsoring a faculty/staff volleyball game on Tuesday, Dec. 16 at 6 p.m. with the women taking on the men. More...

Posted 12/9/2008 08:00 PM

Margaretville girls split as Andes, Roxbury fall

By Julia Green Andes 48, Stamford 54 Defense was the main problem for the Andes girls when they traveled to Stamford to face the Indians last Tuesday. The Mountaineers fell 54-48 to Stamford in the Delaware League match-up. More...

Posted 12/9/2008 08:00 PM

Soccer success: It takes a village

By Pete Palen The 2008 high school boys’ soccer season was a special one. It was marked by excellent play by all our area boys’ teams. More...

Posted 11/18/2008 08:00 PM

Roxbury basketball preview: Lady Rockets get new coach, new style of play

By Julia Green While first-year head coach Tom Sherwood is no stranger to the game of girls’ basketball, he’s a newcomer to the home court at Roxbury Central School. More...

Posted 11/18/2008 08:00 PM

Margaretville alumnus Max Mead named Coach of the Year in Mid-Hudson Athletic League

By Julia Green Margaretville graduate and Ellenville boys’ head soccer coach Max Mead was named the Mid-Hudson Athletic League Coach of the Year at the close of the fall season. More...

Posted 11/11/2008 08:00 PM

Margaretville boys advance to semifinals as Lady Devils fall

By John Bernhardt The Margaretville boys’ soccer team was backed up against the wall. More...

Posted 11/4/2008 08:00 PM

Local grad inducted into college Hall of Fame

An alumna of Andes Central School received distinguished athletic attention last month with her induction into her college’s athletic Hall of Fame. More...

Posted 11/4/2008 08:00 PM

2008 Delaware League Soccer All-Stars

Following are the names of the boys' and girls' soccer players from the Delaware League who have been selected for first-team, second-team, and honorable mention recognition as 2008 Delaware League Soccer All-Stars. More...

Posted 10/21/2008 08:00 PM

Pairings announced for Section IV tournament

Following is the schedule for the first- and second-round match-ups in the 2009 Section IV Class D high school basketball tournament. More...

Posted 2/24/2009 08:00 PM

Hunter-Tannersville boys rally past Davenport for league title

By John Bernhardt A trio of unsung heroes helped propel the Hunter-Tannersville Wildcats past Davenport during Monday night’s boys’ Delaware League playoff showdown in Stamford. More...

Posted 2/17/2009 08:00 PM

RCS boys top Andes; teams look ahead to sectionals

By Julia Green Roxbury 60, Andes 46 (Wednesday) Despite a change of venue in the Roxbury/Andes boys’ varsity basketball game Wednesday night, the outcome was the same as the last meeting between the two teams. More...

Posted 2/17/2009 08:00 PM

Margaretville girls clinch spot in sectional play

By Julia Green SK 57, Roxbury 19 (Wednesday) Jenna Johnston led Roxbury with seven points when the Roxbury Rockets hosted the visiting Rams of South Kortright on Wednesday night. More...

Posted 2/10/2009 08:00 PM

MCS grad Owen Finberg receives soccer coaching honors

South Kent, CT — Margaretville Central School graduate (1995) and South Kent School Director of Athletics and Head Soccer Coach Owen Finberg has been recognized as one of the top high school soccer coaches in the nation by the National Soccer C More...

Posted 2/3/2009 08:00 PM

Snowshoe hike, open house Feb. 8 at Frost Valley YMCA

Claryville — A Snowshoe Hike through some of the most pristine surroundings in the Catskills will be held at Frost Valley YMCA on Sunday, Feb. 8 from 1-3:30 p.m. Frost Valley will be hosting an open house on that same day. More...

Posted 2/3/2009 08:00 PM

MCS girls edge DCS Eagles

By Julia Green Downsville 36, Margaretville 38 ( Jan. 29) It all came down to the fourth and final quarter of the Margaretville Blue Devils’ league win over Downsville on Thursday night. More...

Posted 2/3/2009 08:00 PM

Charlotte Valley boys' team outlasts ACS Mountaineers

By Julia Green Davenport 89, Andes 47 (Thursday, Jan. 29) The Andes Mountaineers moved to 8-7 overall and 4-7 in the league following an 89-47 defeat at the hands of the Charlotte Valley boys on Thursday. More...

Posted 2/3/2009 08:00 PM

SK nips RCS in boys' hoop thriller

By Julia Green SK 55, Roxbury 51 (Jan. 13) A 21-4 third quarter got the Roxbury Rockets back in the game last week Tuesday night, but it wasn’t quite enough to lead them to victory. More...

Posted 1/20/2009 08:00 PM

12th Annual Primitive Biathlon is Sunday

By Jay Braman Jr. If someone who doesn’t already know what is going on walks into the upper Esopus Fish and Game Club lodge in Oliverea Sunday, it might take them a minute to figure out what century they are in. More...

Posted 1/13/2009 08:00 PM

Hoop teams grapple with weather-affected schedules

By Julia Green Charlotte Valley 55, Roxbury 46 (Jan. More...

Posted 1/13/2009 08:00 PM

MCS girls, Andes boys win Devils' tourney titles

By Julia Green It was second-half domination for the Margaretville Central School girls’ varsity basketball team in the championship game of the Second Annual MCS Booster Club Tournament on Saturday, in which the Blue Devils posted a convincing More...

Posted 12/23/2008 08:00 PM

Margaretville girls advance to championship; Andes posts first win of the season

By Julia Green Downsville 43, Andes 31 (Dec. 10) Point guard Mariah Ruff scored 14 points for the host Mountaineers and Karli Tait added nine rebounds and four steals when Andes played host to the Downsville Eagles last Wednesday. More...

Posted 12/16/2008 08:00 PM

Andes hoop team starts season with a win at home

Junior Josh Bonifacic led the Mountaineers with 12 points and 16 rebounds as the Andes?Central School boys’ varsity basketball team opened the 2008-09 season with a 67-38 win at home over Roscoe on Monday. More...

Posted 12/9/2008 08:00 PM

Margaretville basketball preview: Boys' hoop team looks to gain experience

By Julia Green After a 6-13 overall record in the 2007-08 season, the Margaretville Blue Devils are looking to a young squad to continue laying the foundation. More...

Posted 12/9/2008 08:00 PM

Andes basketball preview: Bernhardt returns to coach boys with new outlook on the game

By Julia Green For the Andes boys’ varsity basketball team, it’s a little less “out with the old, in with the new” and more “in with the old with a new point of view.” Head Coach John Bernhardt is returning to the More...

Posted 12/9/2008 08:00 PM

Shandaken Primitive Biathlon to be held Jan. 18

Shandaken — After 11 previous years of highly successful competition, the Shandaken Primitive Biathlon will again be held January 18 in New York State’s Catskill Mountains. More...

Posted 12/9/2008 08:00 PM

MCS hoop tourney this weekend

The Margaretville Central School Booster Club will hold its 2nd Annual MCS Booster Club Holiday Basketball Tournament at MCS on Dec. 11 through 13. More...

Posted 12/9/2008 08:00 PM

Roxbury boys win on the road; ACS, MCS fall at home

By Julia Green Roxbury 64, Margaretville 35 It was as if two different teams were alternating quarters for the Margaretville Central School Blue Devils last Wednesday night, when the visiting Roxbury Rockets defeated MCS on its home court, 64-35. More...

Posted 12/9/2008 08:00 PM

Youth basketball sign-ups at MCS

Sign-ups will be held for the Margaretville Central School Youth Basketball on Saturday, Dec. 6 at MCS. More...

Posted 11/18/2008 08:00 PM

Roxbury basketball preview: Rockets look to continue success from 2007-08 season

By Julia Green After a strong run in the 2007-08 season that included division and league titles and a trip to the state tournament, the Roxbury Rockets boys’ varsity basketball team is looking to build on the foundation that it laid last year. More...

Posted 11/18/2008 08:00 PM

SK boys fall in state tourney

The South Kortright boys’ soccer season came to an end Saturday when the Rams dropped a tough 5-1 match to Hamilton Central School in the quarterfinal of the Class D state tournament. More...

Posted 11/11/2008 08:00 PM

Blue Devils advance to sectional championship, fall to South Kortright

By Julia Green In typical Margaretville Blue Devil fashion, the team showed up to play when the game was on the line. More...

Posted 11/4/2008 08:00 PM

MCS boys win division; face South Kortright for league title

By John Bernhardt The road to the Delaware League Boys’ Soccer Championship may have taken some unexpected twists and turns. More...

Posted 10/21/2008 08:00 PM

Rams hold off Devils to capture Crossover

By John Bernhardt Lightning didn’t strike twice for the Margaretville boys’ soccer team. More...

Posted 10/21/2008 08:00 PM