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Max Chalfin fights for a puck last season. Chalfin comes into this season as the team’s returning leader in points.
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Titans up for new challenges

With a host of returning players—and a new coach calling the shots—the Rye Town/Harrison Titans hit the ice last week in preparation for the 2016-17. Given the team’s success over the past few years, the Titans are hoping to once again vie for supremacy in a crowded Division I landscape. […]

The unwritten rulebook
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The unwritten rulebook

The tricky thing about unwritten rules is that when edicts aren’t spelled out in black and white, it leaves an awful lot of room for gray area. Perhaps no sport in the world has more unwritten rules than baseball. Coming in at 284 pages long, the official Major League Baseball […]

Harrison’s 10u Little League Baseball team celebrates with the District 20 banner at Piccoli Field in Elmsford on July 9. Harrison beat Eastchester 14-1 to claim the tourney title. Contributed photo
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10u baseball team win district

According to Harrison 10u baseball coach Anthony DiFiore, the Huskies’ recent run through the Little League District 20 tournament wasn’t only a valuable lesson in hard work, it could also come in handy a few years from now when his young ballplayers find themselves preparing for college entrance exams. Harrison’s […]

Harrison’s 10u girls softball team poses with the District 20 Little League banner on June 30 after beating Eastchester 10-4 to win the title. Contributed photo
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Harrison softball wins district title

On Friday, June 30, the Harrison girls 10u softball team capped off a memorable tournament run, beating Eastchester 10-4 at Volunteer Field in Thornwood to claim the Little League District 20 championship. For a group of girls that has been together for a few years, head coach Gerry Salvo explained, […]

Local sailors reach Bermuda
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Local sailors reach Bermuda

A local sailor got his first taste of open-water competition last week, as Harrison resident Eli Lapkin completed the biannual Marion-Bermuda Race aboard a 47-foot yacht named Scarlet. The five-day journey, which saw Lapkin chart a course from Massachusetts to Bermuda, was a true family affair, as the rising Harrison […]