Sports

Saturday, April 6, 2013

Briarwood

Gallagher picked as best in boro

Queens was again home to some of the city’s best players and teams. Archbishop Molloy was the premier squad in the borough, powered by a special group of seniors. The Stanners won the school’s first CHSAA Brooklyn/Queens regular season title. Comment.
Briarwood

Yankee pitcher praises Coach Curran

Mike Jerzembeck shared a bullpen with Mariano Rivera and played under Joe Torre as a member of the 1998 New York Yankees World Series championship team, yet he cites his recently deceased high school Coach Jack Curran as the biggest influence in his baseball career. Upon receiving the news of the death of his mentor, Jerzembeck was filled with emotion from his formative years. Comment.

Friday, April 5, 2013

Briarwood

Molloy starts season after Curran’s death

The Archbishop Molloy baseball team is keeping former Coach Jack Curran in their hearts, on their jerseys and in their dugout as they get set to begin the program’s first season without him in 55 years. Comment.
Block Shots

Mets manager aims to excite fans after overhaul of roster

There was a hint of defiance in the voice of Mets manager Terry Collins, the type you like to hear before an Opening Day game for a club with not much expected of it. Comment.
Briarwood

Queens stars head to Final Four

With Louisville and Syracuse winning in the Elite Eight, two players from Queens will be featured in the Final Four next weekend. Comment.

Thursday, April 4, 2013

Fresh Meadows

St. Francis Prep opens season with high hopes

St. Francis Prep couldn’t have asked for a better start to a year where it believes it can change its recent fortunes in CHSAA Brooklyn/Queens softball. Comments (3).
Jamaica Estates

Red Storm look to rebuild with freshmen players

The St. John’s baseball team competed in its first NCAA Super Regional last year after being crowned the Big East conference’s regular season and tournament champions. Comment.

Sign up for daily news emails!

archive

CNG: Community Newspaper Group