Saturday, March 30, 2013

Block Shots

Severe sets strong example for others

ALBANY — Jon Severe is everything a New York City basketball player should be, but he is more the exception to the rule than the norm. Comment

Thursday, March 28, 2013


Molloy guard dedicates March Madness to Curran

Somewhere Jack Curran is smiling as former Archbishop Molloy guard Russ Smith helped the top-seeded Louisville Cardinals get in the Sweet 16 of the NCAA men’s basketball tournament. The junior guard has done so while dedicating the post-season to his former high school coach, who died two weeks go. Smith believes Curran has been watching over him. Comment
Middle Village

CK claims state hoops crown

ALBANY — The Christ the King seniors took a moment to savor what they had accomplished. Comment
Rockaway Beach

Scholars Academy falls short in final

The Scholars Academy girls’ basketball team’s season ended with the same heart it displayed throughout the year. Comment
South Ozone Park

Poor shooting key in Spartans’ defeat

ALBANY — John Adams finally felt the nerves and emotions that come with playing in a big game — unfortunately, it came at an inopportune time. Comment
Jamaica Estates

St. John’s women drop NCAA heartbreaker

Senior guard Nadirah McKenith sat on the bench with her head in her hands as she watched her St. John’s team lose 96-90 at home to Dayton in double overtime in the first round of the NCAA women’s basketball tournament Sunday afternoon. Comment
Jamaica Estates

Johnnies end season with NIT loss to VA

Phil Greene IV’s team-high 18 points Sunday afternoon weren’t enough as No. 5 St. John’s lost to top-seeded Virginia 68-50 in the second round of the NIT tournament at Paul Jones Arena. Comment

Sunday, March 24, 2013

Middle Village

CK claims Class AA Federation hoops title as Adams and Scholars fall in finals

ALBANY – Christ the King can again call itself Federation champions. Comment

Saturday, March 23, 2013

Middle Village

Severe leads Royals to state semifinal victory

ALBANY – Jon Severe made a statement and history on the same night. Comment
South Ozone Park

John Adams heads to state ‘A’ basketball final

ALBANY – Every game, every win is even more special for Paul Johnson and his John Adams teammates. Comment


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