December 7, 2007 RSS feed / Sports

Former Beach Channel Star Robertson Nets Milestones

Senior swingman Arthur Robertson, the Far Rockaway native who starred igh School, was named Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference (CACC) men's basketball honorable mention on Monday, December 3. More...

Locals Swim For TMLA In CHSAA Championships

The Mary Louis Academy competed in the N.S.C.H.S.G.A.A. Swimming Championships at Eisenhower Park on November 10 and 11, as the team secured a fourth place finish. More...

Pepper Steppers Step Up To Speed Champions At Apollo

At the World Famous Apollo Theater, Far Rockaway's own Stan's Pepper Steppers once again took many top honors at the 16th Annual Double- Dutch Holiday Classic on Sunday, December 2. More...

Corry Inducted Into Manhattan College Hall of Fame

John Corry, a Rockaway resident, was inducted into the Manhattan College Hall of Fame at an athletic award dinner held on December 1. More...

Sorrentino Hosts 16th Annual Family Double Dutch Event

Giving mothers and their children a chance to spend quality time together, the Sorrentino Recreation Center hosted the 16th Annual Mommy & Me Double Dutch Tournament over the Thanksgiving weekend. More...

Fontbonne Hall Wins Swim Meet Over BKHS

On Sunday, December 2, the Bonnies, of Fontbonne Hall Academy met their long time arch-rivals, the Tigers of Bishop Kearney High School. The sport was swimming; the venue was a dual meet at the Saint Francis College pool. More...

Far Rockaway High School Fades Into Oblivion

In September of 2011, the grand tradition and legendary history of Far Rockaway High School will fade into history. More...

Championship Time at Hammel Community Center

After an unbelievable playoffs series this past weekend the teams are set for the 4th Annual Stop the Violence Basketball Tournament "Championship Saturday". In the 14 and under division, the game every body wants to see will be the Da B.K. More...

Kids Rule Over Parents in SFDS Soccer Tilt

A win and a tie, in the last weekend of the CYO soccer season was not enough to secure a playoff position for the St. Francis de Sales Sixth grade girls (team 1).But that did not mean their season was over. More...

Student Athletic Scholarship Program Provide Opportunities

The Student Athletic Scholarship Support Program are proud to announce that with the support of Councilman James Sanders Jr., the Rockaway Sports Association (RSA), and the New York City Housing Authority's (NYCHA) lacrosse program, our young-stude More...

Bears Maul Cowboys To Win Pee Wee Junior Title

Congratulations go to the young football Bears, who were victors last month in the 2007 Hurricanes Pee Wee Jr. Championship. In the final game of the season on November 17 at Aviator Field, the Bears won a tough contest against the Cowboys, 22-20. More...

Xavier High Ends Banner Season With Turkey Win Over Fordham

On Thanksgiving Day, Xavier High School lined up to play Fordham Prep in a contest that has come to be known as the Turkey Bowl. The traditional rivalry between the two Jesuit schools dates back to 1886. More...

SFDS CYO Basketball Completes Winning Weekend

It was Pee Wee Day at St. Francis on Saturday as the basketball schedule began the SFDS girls facing off against St. Margaret in back-to-back games. The Golden Girls dug a hole in the first half, but held St. More...

WCKC Takes The Grand Championship

At a recent Karate Tournament at York College in Jamaica, Queens, Justin Pine garnered the Grand Championship Kumite (sparring) Trophy. Pine persevered through his lightweight division to take on and defeat the heavyweight winner. More...


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