The Benjamin Cardozo boys basketball team want to prove to the people that doubt them this year that they are still good team, even after losing a top player.
A Queens native is hoping to establish a new baseball culture in the borough to foster more skilled players.
The New York Cosmos soccer team was on top the universe as they presented the 2013 North American Soccer League (NASL) championship trophy on Wednesday to local officials. Following a 30-year hiatus in the NASL, the Cosmos won the championship last month in their first season back in the league, for its sixth NASL title [...]
Dozens of Queens campers learned Brooklyn basketball. Nets All-Star center Brook Lopez hosted his second annual youth basketball camp on Sunday at Fitzgerald Gymnasium in Queens College. “I was doing these camps not that long ago and I have very fond memories of that,” Lopez said. “So I really enjoyed my time out here.” Lopez, [...]
The PSAL football semifinals between the Lincoln Railsplitters and Flushing Red Devils Saturday at Lincoln High School field in Brooklyn seemed to be decided by halftime. Leading 41-0, players on Lincoln’s sideline were dancing to Jay Z’s “Brooklyn we go hard,” featuring Santigold from a live DJ, while the fans chanted “Brooooooklllynn,” a cheer now [...]
O say can you sing? The New York Mets hosted the first round of their 2014 Anthem Search on Thursday to find the person who will sing the national anthem at opening day next year. More than 150 contestants auditioned for the position, giving 60 seconds of their best vocals to a panel of judges. [...]
The St. Francis Preparatory School gymnastics team has become a powerhouse. On Friday, October 25, the team swept all events at the Catholic High School Athletic Association (CHSAA) championships to win its third consecutive title. Junior Khayla Martinez and senior Nicole Donini led the team and finished first and second in the individual showcase. Senior [...]
O say can you sing? The New York Mets will host their 2014 Anthem Search on Thursday from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Citi Field. The first 100 contestants to arrive will be guaranteed an audition, which is 60 seconds to perform a song of their choice, excluding the Star Spangled Banner. The winner [...]
In the bar where Darren Meenan once sold t-shirts, he now holds court. People shake his hand and wish him well. Only about four years ago Meenan, a Queens native, founded The 7 Line clothing company. Now he and his brand have become fixtures in Mets culture. It’s hooked a younger generation, he said, that [...]
CITY CONFERENCE- FIRST ROUND RED DEVILS ON FIRE The fourth seeded Flushing Red Devils (7-2 regular season) routed the Curtis Warriors (4-5) by a score of 44-6. The Red Devils had a total of 352 offensive yards. Junior Terrence Chavis completed 12 of 20 passes for 159 yards, and three touchdowns. Senior Deandre Ross Lomax [...]