ANOTHER FIRST: Tuohy wins Gatorade Athlete of the Year award in two sports

ANOTHER FIRST: Tuohy wins Gatorade Athlete of the Year award in two sports

BY JON CALIXTE  On Tuesday, North Rockland High School star athlete, sophomore Katelyn Tuohy, was awarded the 2017-2018 Gatorade National Girls Track & Field Athlete of the Year  just two weeks after breaking the high school’s girl national mile record; running a time of 4:33.87.  Tuohy is the first athlete in history to win the […]

Alderson Takes Leave of Absence from Mets

Alderson Takes Leave of Absence from Mets

Cancer Diagnosis for Mets GM BY JOE RINI A season like no other Mets season, with its formidable start followed an epic slide, took a sudden sad turn on Tuesday, June 26 when General Manager Sandy Alderson announced he was taking a medical leave of absence to undergo treatment for a recurrence of cancer. In […]

As records fall, Tuohy’s star continues to rise

As records fall, Tuohy’s star continues to rise

BY DYLAN SKRILOFF She may still be the girl next door to friends and family in north Rockland, but Katelyn Tuohy, the 16-year-old cross country wunderkind, is carving her name in history along side the greats of her sport. On Sunday, June 17 Tuohy not only took the national title at the New Balance Nationals […]

SUFFERN ROWING TEAM PLACES SIXTH IN NATION

SUFFERN ROWING TEAM PLACES SIXTH IN NATION

Suffern High School rowers  Jordan Irving , Jake Hoffman, Danny Kaufman and Matt Dain  were impressive in postseason competition this year.  The four senior boys won the Hudson Valley Rowing League championship and placed sixth in national competition. They will be attending Marist, Stanford, Northeastern and Bucknell this fall.   Their run for glory started with unassuming beginnings. […]

RCT Chats With Author Brian Wright of “Mets in 10s”

RCT Chats With Author Brian Wright of “Mets in 10s”

  Where to Rank “Bobby O” and “El Sid?” By Joe Rini Given the early extremes of optimism and pessimism for the 2018 Mets, perhaps it’s appropriate that writer Brian Wright has authored the recently published, “Mets in 10s: Best and Worst of an Amazin’ History.” It’s a collection of lists and stories of Mets […]

Rockland Sports Hall of Fame Continues Philanthropic Tradition, Honors First Team

Rockland Sports Hall of Fame Continues Philanthropic Tradition, Honors First Team

BY JAMIE KEMPTON The Rockland County Sports Hall of Fame has contributed to numerous worthy causes during its 45-year history. The venerable organization continues that tradition on June 14 when it holds its annual Rockland County Sports Hall of Fame Night at Palisades Federal Credit Union Park in Pomona, home of the Rockland Boulders minor-league […]