New Youth Soccer Program Taking Shape

St. Bartholomew, Elmhurst, recently began a free indoor youth soccer program in the parish gymnasium. More than 70 young athletes signed up to play within the first two weeks.

The 2016 MAGBO Hall of Fame class included Eileen Shea (represented from left by Matt Shea, Kayleigh O’Brien, Kate Shea and Jim Shea and from right by Chris Kelly and Terry O’Brien), Anita Morse, special award winner Kenwyn Christian and Sue Shepherd. Photo © Jim Mancari

Local Girls Hoops Referees Honor Three of Their Own

On Oct. 1, Metropolitan Approved Girls Basketball Officials (MAGBO) hosted its second annual gala at The Oak Room at Buckley’s Tavern in Marine Park to honor three individuals who have made an impact through their officiating.


Scoring Is the Goal for Loughlin Soccer

A pride of lions is a family unit. The animals travel together, protect each other and share any prey. While there isn’t exactly any hunting going on in Fort Greene, the Bishop Loughlin Lions boys’ soccer program has adopted this same family mentality.

KNOXVILLE, TN - Women's NCAA Tournament Second Round Game between St. Johns Red Storm and Tennessee

St. John’s Hoops Teams Raise Cancer Awareness

The St. John’s University, Jamaica, men’s and women’s basketball teams partnered with the Pediatric Cancer Research Foundation (PCRF) on Saturday, Sept. 24 for the sixth annual Dribble for the Cure event.

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Holy Cross HS Mourns Death of Brandon Jackson, ’14

U.S. Military Academy Cadet Brandon T. Jackson, a member of the Class of 2019, and a member of the West Point football team, died as the result of a single car accident Sept. 11 in Croton, N.Y.