Nov 102019

Varsity Championships at Mitchel Athletic Complex, Uniondale Saturday, November 16, 2019 AA – 2 Championship – Joe Lamas Memorial Trophy (10:30 am) #2 St. Joseph by the Sea v. #1 Moore Catholic AAA League Championship – Michael Cunnion Memorial Trophy (2:00 pm) #4 Cardinal Hayes v. #2 Archbishop Stepinac AA – 1 Championship – Joe […]

Nov 082019
Round 2 Playoff Matchup Previews

By Matt Diano: This weekend will feature the A Division Championship as well as the AA & AAA Semifinals.   “A” Finals: #1 Kennedy Catholic vs. #2 Cardinal Spellman (Nov. 10th, 5pm @ Kennedy Catholic)—New York Yankee icon, Yogi Berra, said it best, “It’s déjà vu all over again” in the NYCHSFL “A” finals this Sunday […]

Nov 062019
Playoff Round 1 Players of the Week

By Matt Diano Ethan Ortiz (Sr.); RB/LB – Cardinal Spellman Pilots When it comes to the 6’0, 177-pound, ironman out of Mount Vernon, the Pilots’ coaching staff must wish that every game could be a playoff contest, because that is when #7 in Scarlet & White truly is at his best. A Player of the […]

Nov 012019
Round 1 Playoff Matchup Previews

By Matt Diano: “A” Semifinals: #2 Cardinal Spellman vs. #3 Nazareth Regional (Nov. 2nd, 2:30 @ Spellman)—A tale of two games during the regular season, despite the victor [Spellman] being the same, nothing could have been more day and night in terms of the level competitiveness…In the first meeting on September 21st, the two-time defending […]

Oct 302019
Week 8 Player's of the Week

By Matt Diano: Justin McDuffie (Sr.); RB/S – Nazareth Regional Kingsmen The first and only student-athlete from a losing team to be named to the POTW list in 2019, even if the Kingsmen fell slightly short (33-20) against Kennedy Catholic last Friday night, it in no way negates or detracts from the absolutely staggering, career […]

Oct 232019
Week 7 Players of the Week

By Matt Diano: Emilio Ramirez (Sr.); QB – Holy Trinity Titans On an afternoon when the school honored one of the best teams in program history (the 2009 AAA Regula Season Champions & Playoff Runners-up), it was the 5’7, 165-pound, junior field general that truly owned the day in shepherding the Green & White to […]

Oct 232019
2019 Board of Governors Inductees

THE CHSFL CONGRATULATES THE BOARD OF GOVERNORS INDUCTEES Class of 2019 Rich Carroll – St. Francis Prep Joseph Venice – Archbishop Stepinac John Travers – Monsignor Farrell Abdurrahim Ali – Cardinal Hayes Derrick Duncan – Holy Cross Nick Cuomo – IAAFO Officials Anthony DeSimone – Nazareth/Xaverian (Posthumously) Son Matthew DeSimone Accepted the Award Dennis Bligen […]

Oct 172019
Week 6 Players of the Week

Nicholas DeStefano (Jr.); RB – St. Francis Prep Terriers Having rushed for 109 yards through the first five weeks of the season, it is doubtful that those in attendance this past Saturday were expecting the 5’8, 161-pound, 11th grader [DeStefano] to have the kind of breakout performance that he did in the Terriers’ 35-14 road […]