John Adams Spartans

Queens PSAL high school football roundup
News Queens Courier Staff 11/01/2013 at 4:20PM

HEATHER ZWILLENBERG Roundup as of October 31, 2013   -CITY CONFERENCE-   BULL-DOGS BARKING  The Campus Magnet Bull-dogs (4-5) dominated the Thomas Jefferson Orange Wave (0-8) to a tune of 33-0. The Bull-dogs had a total of 345 yards with 277 yards on the ground. The Orange Wave amassed just 127 offensive yards. Bull-dogs senior [...]

Queens PSAL high school football roundup
News Queens Courier Staff 10/04/2013 at 1:42PM

HEATHER ZWILLENBERG Roundup as of September 29, 2013   -CITY CONFERENCE- FLUSHING AWAY THE KNIGHTS The Flushing Red Devils improved to 3-1, after they beat the John F. Kennedy Knights (2-2) by a score of 21-18. The Red Devils were losing 18-7 going into the fourth quarter where they scored 14 unanswered points to win [...]

PSAL basketball roundup
Sports Heather Zwillenberg 12/12/2012 at 3:47PM

The Bayside Commodores improved to 5-0 by beating the Forest Hills Rangers (0-4) by a score of 85-65. Senior Austin Williams led the way for the Commodores scoring 29 points. Senior Cantrell Barker scored 18 points. Senior Gagandeep had a double-double with 16 points and 13 rebounds. Junior Daqauise Andrews scored 14 points. Next up for [...]

PSAL basketball roundup
Sports Heather Zwillenberg 11/30/2012 at 12:13AM

The John Adams Spartans (1-0) beat the Richmond Hill Lions (0-1) in the first game of the season by a score of 66-45. The Spartans who outscored the Lions in each of the first three quarters, road the strength of their incredible start. The Spartans shutout the Lions 15-0 in the first quarter. Senior Ahmed [...]

PSAL Queens high school football roundup
Sports Heather Zwillenberg 10/09/2012 at 6:21PM

The Campus Magnet Bull-Dogs lost their second game of the season to the Port Richmond Red Raiders (4-1) by a score of 24-14, dropping to 3-2 on the season. While the Bull-Dogs were outscored by the Red Raiders they did compile more offensive yards. The Bull-Dogs totaled 327 yards while the Red Raiders managed only [...]

PSAL baseball roundup
Sports Heather Zwillenberg 4/06/2012 at 11:15AM

A Division The John Adams Spartans (2-0) beat the Long Island City Bulldogs by a score of 4-2. For the Bulldogs junior Charlie Mendes got the start and pitched five innings allowing six hits, three runs, one earned while striking out seven and walking four. Sophomore Albert Ramirez made an appearance on the mound for [...]

High School Basketball Roundup
Sports Heather Zwillenberg 1/31/2012 at 1:35PM

The Springfield Gardens Golden Eagles (11-2) beat the Franklin K. Lane Knights (4-9) by a score of 52-46. For the Knights, senior Kalil Johnson led the team with 16 points. Three Knights’ players scores eight points and junior Eugene Thwaites Jr. almost achieved a triple-double with eight points, 10 rebounds and seven assists. Senior Gaoussou [...]

PSAL Playoff Football Roundup
PSAL Playoff Football Roundup
News Heather Zwillenberg 11/15/2011 at 12:54PM

The Bayside Commodores who were 7-2 during the regular season lost in the first round of the Bowl Division playoffs, 22-20, to the Tilden Educational Complex Blue Devils (8-1). The Commodores’ defense was not up to the task, allowing the Blue Devils to amass 335 yards. For the Blue Devils, quarterback Shawn Brathwaite completed 11 [...]

John Adams Spartans bow out of PSAL soccer playoffs
News Heather Zwillenberg 11/08/2011 at 12:43PM

In the Public School Athletic League (PSAL) soccer playoffs, the John Adams Spartans lost a heartbreaker at the hands of the Aviation Flyers by a score of 1-0. It was the third loss for the Spartans against their division rivals this season and in all three contests the Spartans failed to score. The game was [...]

High School Football Roundup
Sports Heather Zwillenberg 11/01/2011 at 1:59PM

The Bayside Commodores (7-1) lost their first game of the season to the Beach Channel Dolphins (5-3) by a score of 36-20. The Commodores had 272 total offensive yards, with all but three yards coming on the ground. Senior Timothy Capers rushed for 128 yards on 15 attempts and a touchdown. Senior Richard Vaughan rushed [...]