Dec 082017
 
CHSFL Communion Breakfast and Awards Summary

By Matt Diano: Celebrating the conclusion of yet another exciting, action-packed, and character-building season of New York Catholic High School football, the best of the best in the NYCHSFL gathered together one final time on December 3rd, to take part in the cherished and incomparable tradition of the Annual Communion Championship Awards Mass & Breakfast. Addressing […]

Dec 032017
 
City Defeats the Island 47-27 in the 2017 Senior Bowl - Stats Included

By Matt Diano: Playing their last game as CHSFL student-athletes, the cohort from New York City would use a 19-0 fourth quarter run to blow open a razor thin contest, earning the 47-27 victory over Long Island in the 2017 Senior Bowl.  The triumph snapped host, LI’s, two-year winning streak and sent the boys from the […]

Dec 032017
 
2017 CHSFL PLAYER AWARD RECIPIENTS HONORED

The annual CHSFL Communion Championship Awards Breakfast  recognized the championship teams and players for the 2017 season.  The ceremonies began with mass and was followed by breakfast in the cafeteria of Kellenberg Memorial High School.  The 2017 award winner are as follows; Monsignor Matthew Peters Award – Student Athlete Award Matthew Valecce – Fordham Prep […]

Nov 302017
 
Thanksgiving Day Players of the Week Announced

Joseph Petti (Sr.); OT/DT – Fordham Prep Rams Donning the Ram colors for the final time in his scholastic football career, Petti closed out this chapter of his gridiron saga in much the same way all of the previous pages were written—by being a dominant force on both sides of the line of scrimmage in […]

Nov 282017
 
Schedule of Events for the Final Week of the CHSFL Season

Senior Bowl Practice Schedule; City Practice Schedule (11/28) Tuesday at Fordham University (4:30 – 6:30) (11/29) Wednesday at Fordham University (4:30 – 6:30) Island Practice Schedule (11/28)  Tuesday at Mitchel Athletic Complex (4:30 – 6:30) (11/29) Wednesday at Mitchel Athletic Complex (4:30 – 6:30) Combined Practice (11/30) Thursday at Holy Trinity High School (4:30 – 6:30) College […]

Nov 262017
 
Archbishop Stepinac Defeats Canisius to Claim NY CHSAA Football Crown

By Matt Diano: For the second weekend in a row, it would be a huge streak of unanswered points that proved to make the difference for Head Coach Mike O’Donnell, and his Archbishop Stepinac squad in propelling them to championship glory…Last Saturday, the Crusaders fought back from an initial 14-0 1st quarter deficit by putting […]

Nov 242017
 
NY CHSAA Football State Championship Primer by Matt Diano

Archbishop Stepinac (9-2; NYCHSFL) vs. Canisius (8-3; Monsignor Martin) When: Saturday November 25th, 2017 Where: Canisius High School Time: Noon Watch: News12Varsity.com How they won their respective Regional Titles: Canisius (Defeated St. Joseph’s Collegiate, 22-14) -Junior linebacker, Joe Jamison, broke a 14-14 tie early in the 4th quarter, forcing and recovering a fumble and returning […]

Nov 242017
 
Turkey Day Wrap-Up by Matt Diano

While no one will disagree that the true meaning of Thanksgiving is a celebration of family, friends, and good fortune, in the NYCHSFL it possesses an equally great purpose; many a time it is the day that we bid a fond fair well to some of our most accomplished and cherished student-athletes.  2017 proved no […]

Nov 232017
 
Archbishop Stepinac vs Canisius for the NY CHSAA Football Championship

On Saturday Archbishop Stepinac will travel up to Buffalo to play Canisius for the 4th edition of the New York State Catholic High School Athletic Association Championship.  Stepinac defeated St. Anthony’s 47-22 in the NYCHSFL Championship Game while Canisius defeated St. Joseph’s Collegiate Institute 22-14 in the MMA Championship Game. Kickoff is 12:00 Noon at […]

Nov 182017
 
STEPINAC BACK ON TOP!  CRUSADERS 2017 AAA CHAMPIONS

Mike Tyson was famously quoted as saying that “Everyone has a plan until they get hit”….For the third-seeded Crusaders from Archbishop Stepinac, they would get hit really hard during the opening quarter of the AAA title contest, surrendering a 75-yard punt return [by Friar junior DB, Makai Murphy] and an eight-yard touchdown run by Sean […]