Anderson pours it on to win county golf tourney

Order was restored in the Delaware County amateur golf world last weekend when DeLancey resident Brad Anderson shot a two-over-par, 54-hole score of 218 at the Delhi College Golf Course to capture the county championship for the seventh time. More...

Posted 7/22/2008 08:00 PM

Area's top female athletes took different paths to success

Carianne Fairbairn, Alisa Fersch and Jessica Srp honored for athletic achievements Following are profiles of the top female athletes at Andes, Margaretville and Roxbury schools for the 2007-08 academic year. More...

Posted 7/8/2008 08:00 PM

Cannonsville fishing day scheduled for June 21

A family fishing day has been scheduled for Saturday, June 21 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. More...

Posted 6/17/2008 08:00 PM

MCS Booster Club hosts three summer sports camps

The Margaretville Central School Booster club will sponsor three summer sports camps for student-athletes in kindergarten through eighth grade beginning June 30. More...

Posted 6/17/2008 08:00 PM

Hillis crosses up Lady Blue Devils in Crossover play

JayHawks avenge only loss of season By John Bernhardt Jordyn Hillis was on a mission. The Jefferson sophomore was determined to avenge her team’s only Delaware League loss, a 6-5 early-season setback to Margaretville earlier in the spring. More...

Posted 6/3/2008 08:00 PM

Pete Wright Memorial is ringing success

The All-Star break marks the midpoint of the Major League baseball season. Stars from the American and National Leagues come together to play a feel-good contest that is as much about camaraderie and a good time as it is about winning. More...

Posted 6/3/2008 08:00 PM

Deposit ousts Lady Devils

Brittney Hull turned in a solid pitching performance and the Margaretville defense turned in a stellar performance in Section IV open round play. More...

Posted 6/3/2008 08:00 PM

Rockets edge Devils in Sectionals; Wildcats stop RCS in semifinals

By John Bernhardt Steven Hubbard is a Roxbury baseball machine. The Rockets’ senior excels at every facet of America’s pastime. More...

Posted 6/3/2008 08:00 PM

MCS girls win Upper Delaware League crown

By John Bernhardt Margaretville’s nonleague tune-up left a well-oiled machine as the Blue Devils pounded Hunter-Tannersville 16-1 on Tuesday. More...

Posted 5/20/2008 08:00 PM

Hunter-Tannersville tennis squad downs Rockets

   The Roxbury Rockets tennis team hosted the Wildcats of Hunter-Tannersville in the last match of the regular season on Thursday, from which Hunter emerged with a 5-2 victory.  More...

Posted 5/13/2008 08:00 PM

Margaretville teams hit their strides on baseball, softball diamonds

   It’s been many years since both the Margaretville softball and baseball teams entered the final weeks of the season with a shot at winning their respective Mountain Division titles. More...

Posted 5/13/2008 08:00 PM

Andes serves up a tennis ace; USTA pro loves coaching

By John Bernhardt For Mark Birman the spring of 2008 has been a tennis homecoming of sorts. More...

Posted 5/13/2008 08:00 PM

Roxbury’s Hubbard squashes Stamford with bat and arm in Delaware baseball; MCS wins

By John Bernhardt Pitching a no-hitter and hitting for the cycle are two of the rarest feats in baseball. Roxbury senior Steven Hubbard nearly realized both in Delaware League baseball last week. More...

Posted 5/6/2008 08:00 PM

Teams at Margaretville Bowl rolled in Catskill Mtn. Tourney

Spring welcomed three annual tournaments to the lanes at Margaretville Bowl. Teams from Walton and Margaretville competed in the Catskill Mountain Bowling Association Tournament over the first two weekends in April. More...

Posted 4/29/2008 08:00 PM

Margaretville baseball club improves to 7-1

By John Bernhardt Margaretville rolls The Margaretville boys’ baseball team is on a roll. A three-game sweep last week boosted the Blue Devils overall record to 7-1. Margaretville is 3-0 in Delaware League play. More...

Posted 4/29/2008 08:00 PM

Blue Devils' tennis record is 4-0

¬†  By Marjorie Miller  Margaretville‚Äôs varsity tennis team is now 4-0 after blanking Stamford 7-0 in match play April 10 at home.  More...

Posted 4/15/2008 08:00 PM

Women's events, hunter safety on Sporting Weekend schedule

¬†  A Spring Sporting Weekend at Frost Valley YMCA in Claryville from Friday, April 18 to Sunday, April 20 will include a two-day Hunter Safety Course as well ‚ÄúWomen in the Outdoors‚Äù programming.  More...

Posted 4/15/2008 08:00 PM

Three-run seventh lifts MCS past RCS; Blue Devils score a pair of softball victories

By John Bernhardt It’s been said that out numbers 19, 20 and 21 are the three toughest in a softball game. That was the case at Roxbury last Thursday night. More...

Posted 4/8/2008 08:00 PM

Andes team wins Oneonta tournament

It was the best of three as Jefferson and Andes clashed in the Oneonta Boys and Girls Club basketball tournament over the weekend. The two teams met three times before the Andes squad was crowned the 2008 champions. More...

Posted 4/8/2008 08:00 PM

Youth movement underway for MCS baseball club

By John Bernhardt “It’s hard to believe, but every kid wants to pitch,” marveled longtime Margaretville baseball coach Rick Funck. More...

Posted 4/1/2008 08:00 PM

Local racers score well at Plattekill Mountain

Local winners in last weekend’s 11th annual snowmobile drag races at Plattekill Mountain included Erick Hinkley of Roxbury, who won the four-wheeler class on a Honda 330; Brandon Johnson of Arkville, who won the 1000 Improved Class in his Art More...

Posted 4/1/2008 08:00 PM

Margaretville nine wins opener

By John Bernhardt Cold, damp weather caused Margaretville baseball coach Rick Funck to put a 40-pitch limit on members of his pitching staff during the Blue Devils’ opener in Roxbury last Thursday. More...

Posted 4/1/2008 08:00 PM

Team play key to organizing annual college hoops tourney in Delhi

By John Bernhardt When the final horn sounded and the players from the NJCAA Division III, National Champion North Lake College basketball team celebrated their victory in an impromptu mosh pit at center court of SUNY Delhi’s Clark Gymnasium More...

Posted 3/18/2008 08:00 PM

40 teams compete in MCS Booster Club's indoor soccer tourney

By Julia Green The Margaretville Central School Booster Club held its fifth Annual Indoor Soccer Tournament on Friday, March 7 and Saturday, March 8 at MCS. More...

Posted 3/11/2008 08:00 PM

Andes girls finish season with win over Roxbury

It’s been a season of growing pains for Andes coach Jeff Rhone and his Mountaineers basketball team. Leading the youngest team in the Delaware League, it has sometimes been hard for Rhone to track his team’s progress. More...

Posted 2/12/2008 08:00 PM

Magic a winner over Roxbury in men's soccer

By Pete Palen The Margaretville Magic kicked off their inaugural season in The Mine Kill Division of the Sears/Latte Lounge Men’s Adult Soccer League on July 10 with a 14-7 win against Roxbury. More...

Posted 7/22/2008 08:00 PM

Margaretville Magic give Gilboa the boot in men's soccer

By Pete Palen The Margaretville Magic bested Clark’s of Gilboa, 9-2, Monday night in the Minekill Adult Soccer League. A hotly contested opening stanza saw The Magic leading 3-1 at half time. More...

Posted 7/22/2008 08:00 PM

Area vintage baseball teams win both games on Saturday

With every bit of nine innings needed to tilt the score in Roxbury’s favor, the home club fought back from a game-long deficit to beat the Westfield Wheelman 26-24 in Saturday’s game in Kirkside Park. More...

Posted 6/24/2008 08:00 PM

Vintage Base Ball on Power Authority field June 14

The New York Power Authority’s grounds in North Blenheim make the perfect setting for an old-fashioned game of gentlemen’s base ball between the Roxbury Nine and their neighborly rivals, the Mountain Athletic Club of Fleischmanns on Satur More...

Posted 6/10/2008 08:00 PM

Kayaking club hosting races this weekend

The Kayak and Canoe Club of New York, a northeast regional kayaking club, will host its 42nd annual kayak and slalom races on the Esopus Creek the weekend of June 7 and 8. Racing will start at noon on Saturday and 10 a.m. on Sunday. More...

Posted 6/3/2008 08:00 PM

H-T wins title at Shephard Hills

Roxbury Central School and the Shephard Hills Golf Course hosted the Delaware League Golf Championships Wednesday. More...

Posted 6/3/2008 08:00 PM

MCS honors players, coaches at athletic banquet

By Julia Green Margaretville Central School held its 15th annual athletic awards banquet Monday evening to honor the achievements of MCS student-athletes. More...

Posted 6/3/2008 08:00 PM

Legion baseball season to open June 9

Nine Delaware County teams are entered in this year’s junior American Legion baseball league. More...

Posted 6/3/2008 08:00 PM

Fersch, Morse win Delaware League tennis titles

By Marge Miller Roxbury’s Alisa Fersch won the girls’ singles title while Margaretville’s Andersen Morse won the boys’ title at the Delaware League East Tennis Meet last week Tuesday at MCS. More...

Posted 5/20/2008 08:00 PM

MCS tennis team clinches league crown

   The Margaretville Central School varsity tennis team finished its regular season with two wins and won the Delaware League with a 9-2 record overall.  More...

Posted 5/13/2008 08:00 PM

Hot streak has RCS boys aiming for baseball title

By John Bernhardt  More...

Posted 5/13/2008 08:00 PM

RCS tennis team earns win, tie in league competition

The Roxbury Rockets tennis team hosted the visiting Wildcats of Charlotte Valley on April 29 in a match that Roxbury won 4-3. More...

Posted 5/13/2008 08:00 PM

Locals square off in vintage ball Saturday

The Roxbury Nine will swing into action at Kirkside Park in Roxbury on Saturday, May 17 at noon, playing just as they would have in the good old days, with the boys from the next village, the Mountain Athletic Club (MAC) of Fleischmanns.? More...

Posted 5/13/2008 08:00 PM

Andes' Little helps team to title in STIHL/TIMBERSPORTS series

By John Bernhardt Local channel-surfing sports buffs could be in for a surprise this fall. Flicking through the channels, Delaware County enthusiasts might spot Andes graduate Ryan Little competing in the STIHL/TIMBERSPORTS Collegiate Series. More...

Posted 4/29/2008 08:00 PM

MCS splits tennis matches; ties for league's top position

The Margaretville Blue Devils’ tennis team split matches with rival Hunter-Tannersville 3-4 and 4-3 last week to finish the week tied for first in the Delaware League with Hunter-Tannersville. More...

Posted 4/29/2008 08:00 PM

Hunter topples MCS in key softball tilt

A four-run seventh inning helped Hunter-Tannersville seal a key Mountain Division contest over Margaretville on the Blue Devils’ home field Monday night. More...

Posted 4/22/2008 08:00 PM

Fast start brings hope to MCS softball squad

¬†  By John Bernhardt  More...

Posted 4/15/2008 08:00 PM

Roxbury Nine opens its ninth season with fun and food event at Public

Just can’t wait for summertime, sunshine, BBQ and baseball? The Roxbury Nine vintage baseball champs are chomping at the bit too. More...

Posted 4/8/2008 08:00 PM

Equestrian-themed weekends set

Frost Valley YMCA is offering a full slate of equestrian programs in 2008, providing young people with opportunities to build their horsemanship knowledge and skills in a safe, pristine environment with professional riding camp counselors. More...

Posted 4/8/2008 08:00 PM

Roxbury hoops story

By John Bernhardt Everything has to fall in place perfectly to move forward in New York State basketball tournament play. From the onset, things just didn’t fall Roxbury’s way Saturday night at SUNY Cortland. More...

Posted 4/1/2008 08:00 PM

MCS tennis club looking to rebound with strong season

MCS varsity tennis, coming back from a mildly disappointing 2007 where they finished second in their league, looks strong for the new season which began March 31 at Andes, whose home games are being played in Fleischmanns. More...

Posted 4/1/2008 08:00 PM

Young talent holds promise at RCS

By John Bernhardt “I’m ready.” After 25 years, you might think another softball season would be old hat for Roxbury coach Jane Ware. Nothing could be further from the truth. More...

Posted 4/1/2008 08:00 PM

11th annual Snowmobile Races at Plattekill Mountain this weekend

Snowmobile drag racing will hit the slopes of Plattekill Mountain in Roxbury on March 29 and 30. This year will mark the resort’s 11th annual event and is sure to bring excitement to all ages whether racer or race fan. More...

Posted 3/25/2008 08:00 PM

Pine Hill Arms Triathlon set to roll Saturday

By Jay Braman Jr. The Pine Hill Arms and Belleayre Mountain Ski Center will present the 17th annual Pine Hill Arms Triathlon this Saturday. Created that long ago by Pine Hill Arms co-owner Robert Konefal, the race starts at 1:30 p.m. More...

Posted 3/18/2008 08:00 PM

Roscoe ends sectional bid for Margaretville girls; Roxbury, Hunter boys to meet for title

By John Bernhardt With their backs to the wall, the Margaretville girls’ basketball season was on the line. The Lady Blue Devils needed a three-game sweep during the final week of the season to qualify for the Section IV Playoffs. More...

Posted 2/12/2008 08:00 PM