The Channel View High School team defeated the Bronx Science Wolverines at Yankee Stadium to win its first-ever city title.
Benjamin Cardozo ace pitcher Rodgers came through in the final inning with his bat, not with his arm, to lead the Judges to its first PSAL Division A championship in 26 years.
Channel View proved the critics wrong with four consecutive wins in the postseason, including three against higher-ranking teams, to reach the PSAL Division B championship game at Yankee Stadium on June 12 against five-seeded Bronx High School of Science.
Benjamin Cardozo junior tennis player Sabrina Xiong became a two-time PSAL individual champion after defeating Stefani Lineva of Forest Hills High School on Wednesday at the National Tennis Center.
For 13 years Benjamin Cardozo physics teacher Joshua Glasel has been the coordinator of the school’s table tennis club. Glasel, who played table tennis recreationally for 16 years, had asked the school’s athletic directors for years about the sport — also known as ping-pong — being included in the PSAL.
A year has passed, but the results stayed the same for the Benjamin Cardozo boys and girls tennis teams in the PSAL finals.
Benjamin Cardozo senior Jun Young “David” Lim was humble going into his final high school home baseball game Monday against the Aviation Flyers.
John Adams High School’s Anderson Deleon will lead the Spartan’s charge in the end of the season and into the playoffs.
Nohah Vickers, who led the PSAL averaging 33.2 points per game and finished with 466 points scored, chose getting a college degree and focusing on education rather than playing basketball.
Charles “Chuck” Granby, who retired from coaching the Campus Magnet High School boys basketball team after 45 years, had his official retirement party on Saturday.