Big Apple Classic 7 on 7 set for Saturday at Briarcliff HS

The 10th annual “Big Apple Shootout” 7 on 7 football event is set for Saturday, June 9 at Briarcliff High School. Stepinac, the reigning Catholic state champions, headline the field of 20 teams vying for the tournament title. The complete list of teams entered: Stepinac Briarcliff Rye Neck Canarsie Tuckahoe Spring Valley Clarkstown North Rye…

KDJ Show: Recapping the Section 1 baseball championships

The 2018 Section 1 baseball championships were held on Saturday at Palisade Credit Union Park in Pomona and I was there for all three games. Afterwards, I recorded this week’s KDJ Show, recapping the entire tripleheader of games. On this week’s show, I talk to Clarkstown South coach Mike Amendola and ace left-hander Kieran Finnegan…

Four dream matchups await in Section 1 boys lacrosse championships

You could have confidently predicted before the season each of the eventual four matchups in the Section 1 boys lacrosse championships. But you probably couldn’t have mapped out the route each of the eight teams took to get here. Two-time Class A champion Lakeland/Panas spent much of the season under .500. Neither Rye nor Pelham…

Lakeland outduels Byram Hills for Class A baseball title (VIDEO)

Joe Vetrano took a sharp liner off his foot in the sixth inning on Saturday, a moment where Lakeland collectively held its breath as its prized pitching prospect hopped gingerly around the mound. Vetrano had been brilliant up to that point, shutting out Byram Hills in the Section 1 Class A baseball championship. And with…