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Holy Cross Baseball Players Sign

Three baseball players from Holy Cross H.S., Flushing, have signed with their respective colleges.

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Clippers Set to Sail

Though basketball season is underway, a few CHSAA varsity baseball players have committed to continue their playing careers in college.

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Gil Hodges Is in Our Hall of Fame

Gil Hodges was once again not voted into baseball’s Hall of Fame, and sports reporter Jim Mancari shares his thoughts on the topic.

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The McCarthy family, from left, Emma, Ed Sr., Eddie Boy, Ann and Aine, enjoyed a weekend of basketball at St. Thomas Aquinas’ first annual “Giving Thanks” Hoops Classic (Photo by Jim Mancari)

Team Effort at B’klyn Parishes to Battle Cancer

The St. Thomas Aquinas Sports Association hosted the first annual “Giving Thanks” basketball classic to benefit Team Eddie Boy.

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Mary Louis Swimming Strongly

The Mary Louis Academy (TMLA), Jamaica Estates, capped off a strong varsity swimming season with a second-place finish.

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CYO Soccer Champions Crowned

The 2014 CYO soccer season concluded on Nov. 23, and the champions and runners-up are listed here.

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The Lapchick Legacy (with slideshow)

As an original Boston Celtic and as a college and professional hoops coach for nearly 30 years, Joe Lapchick is a pillar of leadership and sportsmanship. So to keep alive the late St. John’s University coach’s memory, the Joe Lapchick Character Award Foundation each year honors deserving individuals who have left their mark on the game of basketball.

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Getting Kick Out of Freshman Year

What a first season for St. Joseph’s College Clinton Hill, freshman forward Cansu Usta!

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Welcome Back, Casey

Originally from Jackson Heights, Niagara University head men’s basketball coach Chris Casey returned to Carnesecca Arena at St. John’s University, Jamaica, Dec. 2 for a non-conference game against the Red Storm.

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St. Stan's 8th Grade CYO

St. Stan’s Shines in Coaches vs. Cancer Tournament

St. Stan’s CYO basketball team battled hard to win a recent Coaches vs. Cancer Tournament.

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