Local News for Farmingville, Holbrook, Holtsville, Lake Grove, and Lake Ronkonkoma
If the Division I Football Oversight Committee’s proposed changes to preseason camp practices are approved later this month, the ramp-up to college football season will include considerably less physicality. Read more from OnSachem News.
May 7—A University of Jamestown baseball team looking for a spark nearly got one Thursday in Crete, Nebraska. Senior starting pitcher Dru Fitz tossed seven brilliant innings for the Jimmies to open Great Plains Athletic Conference tournament play facing the Lancers of Mount Marty but ran out of gas leading 1-0 in the eighth. The Lancers plated four runs in the frame, with the knockout blow ... Read more from OnSachem News.
In today’s 10 a.m. video, columnist Ben Hochman shares some Albert Pujols numbers that put his Cardinals career in perspective. Also, a happy birthday shoutout to actor Breckin Meyer, who appeared in every single movie from 1996-1999. And, as always, Hochman chooses a random St. Louis Cards … Read more from OnSachem News.
Summit Christian Academy named fifth grade teacher Mrs. Michelle Bacon as SCA’s 2021 Teacher of the Year during a school-wide assembly this week. Read more from OnSachem News.
Modifications to the amount of full contact allowed during preseason practices are expected to be ratified by the NCAA Division I Council later this month. Read more from OnSachem News.
Boxing promoter Eddie Hearn tells CNN that "pound for pound No. 1" Canelo Alvarez is looking to "go in there and dominate" Billy Joe Saunders. Read more from OnSachem News.
Boxing promoter Eddie Hearn tells CNN that he "can't wait to see" the Anthony Joshua vs. Tyson Fury bout in August and that it's the fight that everyone wants to see. Read more from OnSachem News.
Ex-UA star T.J. McConnell has 19 points, five assists and four steals in Indiana's win over Atlanta. Read more from OnSachem News.
May 7—SIOUX CITY — The Morningside College softball team will have to wait to learn its national tournament fate. The 13th-nationally-ranked Mustangs lost their second game of the Great Plains Athletic Conference tournament at Jensen Complex to Concordia in a 4-0 loss. In fact, the Bulldogs beat the Mustangs twice in the double-elimination tournament. Concordia was the No. 3 seed of the Sioux ... Read more from OnSachem News.
May 7—SEWARD, Neb. — Behind a dominant performance from Jacob Wesselmann, the Briar Cliff baseball team opened the GPAC Postseason Tournament with a 12-1 win Thursday over Morningside. Wesselmann (8-2) threw nine strong innings to pick up his eighth complete game of the season. He surrendered just one unearned run and seven hits while striking out 10 batters. "Always great to start 1-0 in the ... Read more from OnSachem News.
May 7—Ben Anteau, a senior at JHS, placed third in the 3200-meter run at the Howard Wood Dakota Relays in Sioux Falls, South Dakota with a time of 9 minutes, 13 seconds — a personal best by 20 seconds and the 10th fastest time ever run by a North Dakota high school athlete. The senior also ran a PR in the one-mile race with a time of 4:22.80. Katie Falk has been an anchor on the field for the ... Read more from OnSachem News.
In Dave Matter's weekly chat he explains that Eli Drinkwitz can tell his recruits they can reach the NFL by playing at Mizzou - and that's the dream/goal for most of them. Read more from OnSachem News.
The Midland softball team bounced back to rattle off three wins Thursday to secure a spot in the GPAC tournament championship series. Read more from OnSachem News.
Scott Frost (again) says the team is "comfortable" behind Adrian Martinez at QB. Heinrich Haarberg might have something to do with that. Read more from OnSachem News.
The latest news and notes from around the Arizona Wildcats' men's basketball program. Read more from OnSachem News.
SEWARD, Neb. — Behind a dominant performance from Jacob Wesselmann, the Briar Cliff baseball team opened the GPAC Postseason Tournament with a 12-1 win Thursday over Morningside. Read more from OnSachem News.
World champion bodybuilder Rene Campbell has dedicated her life to building the physique of her dreams. She gained over 85 pounds and went from size 8 to 14 and is trying to transform the view of what a woman should look like. Read more from OnSachem News.
It's the world's first all-female Teqball club, BellaTeq. And it's on mission to grow the sport's popularity, particularly among women. Read more from OnSachem News.
Cat Phillips is a multi-sport athlete who is fighting for change in both the AFLW and in ultimate frisbee. She is a leader for young women in both her sports and is determined to provide more opportunities for them to compete than she had growing up. Read more from OnSachem News.
SIOUX CITY — The Morningside College softball team will have to wait to learn its national tournament fate. Read more from OnSachem News.
- Lake Ronkonkoma man, 29, killed after FedEx truck hit his crashed car on LIE: Suffolk Police
- New York lawmakers move to once again extend ban on evictions
- Only about 10 percent of New York hospitals get top grade in safety report
- New Yorks joins New Jersey, Connecticut in plan to ease COVID-19 restrictions
- COVID-19 vaccines now at every Rite Aid for online and walk-in appointments
- Dramatic increase in New York's census numbers compared to estimates draws concern from onlookers
- Analysis: Repealing cap on SALT deductions would increase disparities in New York
- Sachem High School East hosts museum walk displaying world cultures
- DiNapoli: New York budget draws on $26.7 billion from new revenue sources
- Report: Cuomo administration ordered health officials not to release nursing home death toll numbers