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Lady Mustangs Christen New Softball Field With Win

Friday, 30 March 2012 00:00

The Mineola High School Girls Varsity Softball team celebrated its inaugural softball game on the newly constructed girls softball field with a 9-1 victory over the West Hempstead Rams. The day began with opening ceremonies conducted by athletic director Ralph Amitrano. Families and friends of the players, school administrators, teachers and even the contractors who built the facility joined in to christen the new diamond.

 

Winter Sports in Mineola Concludes with All County, Conference Honors

Friday, 30 March 2012 00:00

The winter sports season at Mineola High School recently concluded. Several teams qualified for the playoffs and multiple student athletes qualifying and competing at the state competitions the Mustangs excelled both on the courts and in the classroom.

The boys track team won its conference championship and had an impressive list of All County and All Conference runners. They were also awarded the conference Sportsmanship Award.

 

Islanders Playing First NHL Game at Brooklyn’s Barclays

Friday, 23 March 2012 00:00

Game to be held October 2 against New Jersey Devils

The New York Islanders will play the first-ever NHL game at Barclays Center on Tuesday, Oct. 2, when they take on the New Jersey Devils at 7:30 p.m. The preseason game will mark the first hockey event at Barclays Center, the new major sports and entertainment venue, which will officially open on Sept. 28 with the first of multiple Jay-Z concerts. The game will also mark the first NHL game to be played in Brooklyn.

“We’re extremely excited to play the first NHL game in the new, state-of-the-art Barclays Center,” Islanders General Manager Garth Snow said. “We already have some of the most passionate fans in the league supporting our young team, and we are looking forward to expanding our base into Brooklyn.”

 

Karatatots Receive Coordination Tips At Charles Water

Friday, 23 March 2012 00:00

The foundation for character building and success starts at home. The schools and role models that impact your child’s life assist in reinforcing the aspirations that you have for your child’s development and future.

Karatatot which is a unique program offered by Charles Water Karate & Fitness, located at 122 Hillside Avenue in Williston Park, is a combination of exercise and karate in a format specifically designed for children ages 4½ and up. In a fun-filled and nurturing setting, your children learn concentration, discipline, respect, as well as an understanding of self defense at their own level.

 

Karatatot’s Graduate to Next Tip or Belt Level

Friday, 16 March 2012 00:00

The foundation for character building and success starts at home. The schools and role models that impact your child’s life assist in reinforcing the aspirations that you have for your child’s development and future.

Karatatot is a combination of exercise and karate in a format specifically designed for children ages 4 and up. In a fun-filled and nurturing setting your children learn concentration, discipline, respect, as well as an understanding of self-defense at his or her own level.

 

Wheatley’s Winter Athletic Teams Receive NYS Scholar/Athlete Recognition

Friday, 16 March 2012 00:00

The Wheatley School’s boys varsity and girls varsity indoor track, fencing, basketball and boys varsity wrestling have been recognized by the New York State Public High School Athletic Association (NYSPHSAA) for academic excellence in its Scholar/Athlete Recognition Award Program. This program, which was initiated by NYPHSAA 19 years ago, recognizes athletic teams from across New York State for the exemplary academic performance of its team members.

Based upon a composite of the grade point average among team members, team champions are selected for each varsity sport from those high schools across New York State that enter the competition.

 

Karate News: March 6, 2012

Friday, 09 March 2012 00:00

Karatatots Graduate to Next Belt Level

The foundation for character building and success starts at home.  The schools and role models that impact your child’s life assist in reinforcing the aspirations that you have for your child’s development and future.

Karatatot® which is a unique program offered by Charles Water Karate & Fitness, located at 122 Hillside Avenue in Williston Park, is a combination of exercise and karate in a format specifically designed for children ages 4½ and up.  In a fun filled and nurturing setting your children learn concentration, discipline, respect, as well as an understanding of self defense at his or her own level.

 

Islanders Playing First NHL Game at Brooklyn’s Barclays Center

Friday, 09 March 2012 00:00

Game to be held October 2 against New Jersey Devils

The New York Islanders will play the first-ever NHL game at Barclays Center on Tuesday, Oct. 2, when they take on the New Jersey Devils at 7:30 p.m. The preseason game will mark the first hockey event at Barclays Center, the new major sports and entertainment venue, which will officially open on Sept. 28 with the first of multiple Jay-Z concerts. The game will also mark the first NHL game to be played in Brooklyn.

“We’re extremely excited to play the first NHL game in the new, state-of-the-art Barclays Center,” Islanders General Manager Garth Snow said.  “We already have some of the most passionate fans in the league supporting our young team, and we are looking forward to expanding our base into Brooklyn.”

 

MPSC Adds Fourth Youth and First Ever Adult Women’s Team

Friday, 02 March 2012 00:00

Looks to add club’s fifth men’s state title in spring

A team that five-years ago was made up of a dozen friends has now exploded into one of the most envied soccer programs on Long Island. 2011 New York State Manning Cup Champion Mineola Portuguese Soccer Club (MPSC) will break an organization record this spring by fielding 10 teams and over 200 players at one time. Their existing 2 men’s amateur and 3 youth teams will be joined by four additional youth teams in the Just Say Soccer League and a new adult women’s amateur team in the LISFL.

MPSC’s trademark Premier team will be looking to win the club’s first ever League Cup in the spring, with a seventh League Championship still in sight.

 

Holy Trinity’s Ronnie Cameron An NFL Draft Hopeful

Written by Cory Twibell Friday, 02 March 2012 00:00

Westbury native, former Mineola Chief, was member of last football team at Hofstra

If Westbury native and Holy Trinity grad Ronnie Cameron receives a call from a National Football League general manager in late April, his road to the pros will certainly be one less traveled.

Cameron, who recently earned an information technology MBA, began his football career playing with friends in front of Park Avenue School in New Cassel and as a member of Mineola’s pee-wee program as a 7-year-old, yet described his younger self as more student than athlete.

 

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