Tuesday, April 7, 2015

Block Shots

Alkins at peace with potential end to his CK career

Rawle Alkins sat on the end of the scorers’ table staring into an uncertain future. Comment

Monday, April 6, 2015

Springfield Gardens

Springfield Gardens shows Mase’s spirit in season-ending loss

ALBANY – Springfield Gardens honored alum Anthony Mason to the end. There were numerous occasions for the Golden Eagles to roll over against a hot shooting Albany Academy team, but the club battled until it couldn’t anymore. Comment

Sunday, April 5, 2015


Maspeth’s magical season ends with state final defeat

Maspeth played with the same heart, unselfishness and belief in itself that it displayed throughout its historic playoff run. Comment

Saturday, April 4, 2015

Middle Village

Christ the King falls short of Federation title

Winning a state title was the goal for Christ the King girls’ basketball team when the season started despite those on the outside unsure if a young and inexperienced team was capable of achieving it. Comment

Friday, April 3, 2015

Middle Village

Wings’ rally ends CK hopes for historic three-peat

Three was supposed to be the magic number for Christ the King in the New York State Federation Class AA final against Wings. Comment

Sunday, March 29, 2015

Untamed: Wild rally sends Maspeth to Federation ‘B’ final

The challenge of overcoming an 18-point deficit in the second quarter was made more difficult for Maspeth with star Paolo Tamer sitting on the bench with three fouls in the first quarter. When you have Tamer Tamer, Paolo’s younger brother, it proved to be no trouble at all. Comment

Saturday, March 28, 2015

Christ the King digs out of first quarter hole to beat LuHi in Federation semifinals

ALBANY – Christ the King put itself in a tough position early only to wiggle out and keep its three-peat dreams alive. Comment

Lavin won’t return to St. John’s bench

Steve Lavin is out as St. John’s men’s basketball coach. Comment

Royal Rally: Toussaint’s big fourth sends CK to Federation final

ALBANY – Dominique Toussaint’s stellar fourth-quarter performance helped her make good on her promise to her teammates and turned Christ the King Coach Bob Mackey’s defensive adjustment into a genius move. Comment


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