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Ardsley falls in state final to Long Island power Amityville

Sean Cappiello looked around his locker room on Sunday afternoon, moments after walking off the floor together for the final time, and didn’t have to search far for the appropriate words to say. “I told them thank you,” the second-year Ardsley coach said. “I said thank you for letting me coach them. Thanks for listening to me. Thanks for letting

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VIDEO: Ardsley’s dream run continues into Class A state championship game

Ardsley pulled off another unlikely playoff win on Saturday, knocking off Section 2 champion Mohonasen 61-56 in a NYSPHSAA Class A semifinal at Floyd Maines Arena in Binghamton. Sean Casey scored 13 of his 20 points in the first half and then Zeke Blauner shouldered the load in the second. The junior scored 26 points as Ardsley turned a three-point

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Blauner outscores New Paltz, Ardsley reaches state final four

In scouting New Paltz entering Friday’s NYSPHSAA Regional Final, Ardsley coach Sean Cappiello identified two areas he felt his team could exploit: the athleticism of Zeke Blauner and the effectiveness of their zone. Blauner had the game of his season. New Paltz didn’t score a single point in the fourth quarter. And Ardsley is headed to the state final four.

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Breakdown, KDJ picks for state basketball regional finals

Four boys and two girls basketball teams from Section 1 are a win away from a berth in the state final four. Five of those six games are scheduled for Pace University this weekend, starting with tonight’s Class AA boys and girls doubleheader. Road to a State Title: NYSPHSAA Tournament Results and Schedule of how each team advanced to this point

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Playoff Preview: Underdogs reign in Class A boys, favorites in girls, KDJ’s picks

They’ve been playing basketball at the Westchester County Center for 80 years because of days like this one. Class A will host its boys semifinals at the area on Tuesday night with a pair of enticing matchups featuring four programs starving for a title. Hen Hud and Ardsley are both making their first playoff visit to the County Center this

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Playoff Preview: Breaking down the Class A boys quarters, KDJ’s picks

NOTE: The Class A boys quarterfinals have POSTPONED to Friday because of weather The top four seeds in the Section 1 Class B boys brackets advanced to the semifinals at the County Center on Monday. Don’t expect that to necessarily be the case on Friday night in Class A. All four Class A quarterfinal contests feature their share of intrigue

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Inside the Opening Round: Hen Hud storms, Ardsley escapes, more from Class A

Photo by Kyle Gardner (@RyeBball) Zeke Blauner slumped his shoulders and shook his head. The Ardsley point guard knew he was probably two feet away from victory on Friday night when his own two feet got him in trouble. With the Panthers leading Somers by 1 point and under a minute to play, Blauner came up with a steal and

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