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Father Daniel Murphy, pastor of St. Saviour parish, Park Slope, not only is a huge New York Mets’ fan, but he also served as the team’s chaplain from 1984 to 1990, including the memorable World Series championship year of 1986. (Photo courtesy NET-TV)

World Series Memories Alive for St. Saviour Pastor

St. Saviour pastor Father Daniel Murphy recalls his memories of serving as Mets’ team chaplain during the 1986 World Series.

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Discounted Coaches vs. Cancer Tickets Available for CYO Teams

Get your tickets to the annual Coaches vs. Cancer College Basketball Classic Nov. 21-22 at Barclays Center. Nov. 21 will be “CYO Night.”

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R.I.P. ‘Shotgun’ Shuba

George “Shotgun” Shuba, who played seven seasons with the Brooklyn Dodgers, died peacefully Sept. 29 at the age of 89.

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CYO Welcomes New Brooklyn Parishes

A few Brooklyn parishes have joined the CYO, including St. Columba, St. Bernadette and Holy Innocents.

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St. Stan’s Continues Raising Breast Cancer Awareness

St. Stanislaus Bishop and Martyr, Ozone Park, continued its slate of games in its first annual “Battle Against Breast Cancer” hoops tournament.

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CYO Mass Opens Hoops Season

Queens Deanery No. 5 held a special CYO Mass Saturday, Oct. 18 at Our Lady of the Snows Church, North Floral Park.

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St. Clement Pope Takes Long Strides

The St. Clement Pope, Jamaica, Catholic Youth Organization track team hosted its annual “Long Stride” event on Oct. 18.

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Former St. Francis Prep, Fresh Meadows, football standout Marco Battaglia, ’91, is pictured at the Red & Blue Terrier Ring of Honor ceremony in March, 2014 with the school’s alumni director, Brother Robert Kent, O.S.F., center, and his family: wife Maria, daughter Ava and son Marco Jr. (Photo courtesy Robert Johnston)

Former NFL Tight End Supports Alma Mater

Former NFL tight end Marco Battaglia is a 1991 graduate of St. Francis Prep and still supports his alma mater.

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A ‘Breezy’ Day in the ‘Windy City’

Brian Lang, a parishioner at Blessed Trinity, Breezy Point, finished the Chicago Marathon on Oct. 12 with a time of 3:44.

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Video: CYO Hoopsters ‘Playing For a Cure’

St. Adalbert, Elmhurst, hosted the CYO’s Cancer Awareness Games Oct. 11-12 to support the Coaches vs. Cancer Foundation.

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