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Faith Helps Rookie Ref Achieve NFL Dreams

INDIANAPOLIS (CNS) – The emotion poured out of Bryan Neale when he learned that the dream he had pursued for 25 years had finally come true. The NFL informed Neale earlier this year that he had been chosen as one of the 13 new referees hired for the 2014 season.

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Youth Service Title Win Celebrates 20 Years

It’s been 20 years since the 1994 Brooklyn Youth Service team won the AAABA Tournament, and eight of the nine players from that team signed MLB contracts.

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Local Inductees Highlight Class of NYC Basketball Hall of Fame

Holy Cross’ Mike Riordan and the 1993 Christ the King women’s basketball highlight the inductees of the N.Y.C. Basketball Hall of Fame.

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CYO Night with NY Cosmos

The CYO held its second annual soccer outing on Sept. 13. as members of diocesan teams and their families attended a NY Cosmos game.

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Football Film Teaches Catholic Values

Praise continues to roll in for the football movie “When the Game Stands Tall,” as jersey-clad teammates are seeing the film together.

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St. Thomas Aquinas Coaches Clinic

St. Edmund Prep varsity boys’ basketball coach Dan Wiatre will be running a CYO/BCBA coaches clinic on Saturday, Oct. 11.

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Coach Don Kent (Photo by Jim Mancari)

Donald Kent: A Coach, Gentleman and Friend

Msgr. McClancy M.H.S. head basketball coach Don Kent will no longer coaching the Crusaders, but his impact will still be felt.

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St. Francis Terrier Hoops Star Turns Pro

Former St. Francis College basketball standout Ben Mockford signed a pro contract with Caceres, a team in the Spanish Basketball Federation.

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3 New Coaches for Cathedral Prep Crusaders

Cathedral Prep and Seminary, Elmhurst, has announced three new coaches for the upcoming seasons.

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St. Joseph’s Brooklyn to Join NCAA’s Skyline Conference in 2015-2016

The varsity athletic teams of the Brooklyn Campus of St. Joseph’s College will join the Skyline Conference effective with the 2015-2016 academic year.

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