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Rangers Stanley Cup Goaltender Richter Got His Start in CYO Play

Long before Mike Richter hoisted the Stanley Cup with the 1994 New York Rangers, he suited up in a helmet and pads to play CYO football in the Archdiocese of Philadelphia. “I was a product of … more

St. Charles, Staten Island, Captures CYO Track and Field Championships

St. Charles, Staten Island, cruised to the boys and girls team titles at the Archdiocesan CYO Track and Field Championships at Icahn Stadium on Randalls Island in Manhattan June 10. The St. … more

Lourdes’ Jones Leads Catholic School Athletes at State Track Meet

Jaheim Jones won two state public high school championships and later that day placed second in both events at the state federation meet to lead Catholic high school runners at Cicero-North Syracuse … more

St. Charles, Staten Island, Captures CYO Track and Field Championships

St. Charles, Staten Island, cruised to the boys and girls team titles at the Archdiocesan CYO Track and Field Championships at Icahn Stadium on Randalls Island in Manhattan June 10. The St. … more

Moore Catholic Softball, Kennedy Catholic Lacrosse Win State Titles

The Moore Catholic High School softball team survived a late rally to capture the program’s second consecutive CHSAA Class AA state championship with a 4-3 victory over Long Island champion St. … more

Staub Called ‘God’s Hall of Famer’ at Memorial Mass

Rusty Staub was remembered as a member of “God’s Hall of Fame” at a Memorial Mass celebrated by Cardinal Dolan at St. Patrick’s Cathedral April 25. “Rusty has bypassed Cooperstown … more

New CYO Sport ‘Bowling’ Over Staten Island Youth

Chris Trapp is a newcomer to bowling with a 130 average and a high game of 201. The 12-year-old at St. Ann’s School is one of many children enjoying Staten Island CYO’s bowling … more

CHSAA Hall of Fame to Welcome Seven Members

The Catholic High School Athletic Association (CHSA) will induct seven members into its Hall of Fame at the 33rd annual CHSAA Golf Outing and Hall of Fame Dinner at Inwood Country Club in Nassau … more

CYO, Nets to Hold Basketball Clinics

CYO New York and the Brooklyn Nets are teaming up this spring to bring the Brooklyn Nets Basketball Academy’s Sunday CYO Clinics to La Salle Academy and the Lt. Joseph P. Kennedy Jr. Memorial … more

Our Lady Help of Christians Leads CYO Cheerleading Championships

Our Lady Help of Christians, Staten Island, won three titles at the archdiocese’s CYO Cheerleading Championships at the College of Staten Island March 24. Twenty-five teams from 11 parishes, 10 … more

St. Teresa, Sacred Heart, St. Gregory Barbarigo Win Two CYO Hoop Titles

St. Teresa and Sacred Heart, both of Staten Island, and St. Gregory Barbarigo of Rockland County each won two CYO archdiocesan basketball championships at Mount St. Michael Academy in the Bronx March … more

Stepinac Wins First State Federation Hoops Title

The Archbishop Stepinac High School boys’ basketball team captured its first New York State Federation Class AA championship with an 88-76 victory over PSAL champ South Shore in Glens Falls March … more

Stepinac Captures Elusive CHSAA Intersectional Hoops Championship

Senior Alan Griffin collected 20 points, eight rebounds and three blocks, leading the Archbishop Stepinac High School boys basketball team to its first CHSAA AA intersectional championship since 1960 … more

Iona Set for NCAA Play After Third Straight MAAC Hoops Crown

The Iona College men’s basketball team earned another trip to the NCAA Tournament by defeating Fairfield University, 83-71, for a third consecutive Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference Tournament … more

Stepinac Wins Archdiocesan Basketball Title

Alan Griffin finished with 29 points and 11 rebounds as the Archbishop Stepinac High School boys’ basketball team won the archdiocesan championship with a 78-62 victory over Cardinal Hayes High … more

Msgr. Farrell Wrestler Earns State Crown

Msgr. Farrell High School’s Terry Adams became the only CHSAA wrestler to win a state title this season when he beat Rush Henrietta’s Jayden Scott in a 3-2 decision, in Division I’s 106-pound … more

Baseball Miracles Clinic Brings the Game Home for Newburgh Kids

Marlboro’s Roy Underwood Jr. plays six different positions but enjoys shortstop the most because Yankees legend Derek Jeter played the position. The 8-year-old was one of the 150 boys and girls … more

Catholic Faith, Family Guide Santini to National Hockey League

Steven Santini says family and faith guided him in fulfilling his dream of being an NHL defenseman with the New Jersey Devils. “I think God played a big part of my life on and off the ice,” … more

Passion for Hockey Runs in the Family

Steven Santini developed a passion for hockey at a young age. The 22-year-old defenseman for the New Jersey Devils grew up at the family-owned Brewster Ice Arena in Putnam County and inherited his … more

La Salle Wins State Federation Title

La Salle Academy won the program’s first State Federation Tournament of Champions boys’ basketball title with an 80-67 Class B victory over Westhill at the Glens Falls Civic Center March … more
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