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Saturday, August 23, 2014
Sports
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Kennedy Sports Boosters was reinvented this past school year. A small group of interested parents, led by Bob Pizzimenti, began meeting and discussing how to best serve the school’s student athletes in a supportive role. Over the past year Kennedy Sports Boosters grew from eight to 130 members. more
As always, expectations are sky high on the football field at Nassau Community College. The Lions, who have been among the top junior college programs in the country for decades, are coming off back-to-back 9-2 seasons. more
For the second straight year, Jake Silverman, a Kennedy High School rising senior, recently organized an event to raise awareness and funds for the Alzheimer’s Foundation of America. more
Noah Rubin, an 18-year-old Merrick tennis star, won a Wimbledon championship last month, but that alone was not enough to propel him into this month’s U.S. Open. A tennis court victory on Sunday in Kalamazoo, Mich., however, netted Rubin the U.S. Tennis Association’s Boys 18s National Championship and secured him a berth in the Open. more
On Monday, Aug. 18, all 56 Nassau County public high school football teams will begin preparations for the upcoming season, scheduled to open Friday, Sept. 12 with a handful of games under the lights. more
Tim Hardaway Jr., fresh from his strong rookie NBA season, in which he averaged 10.2 points per game off the New York Knicks bench, headed to summer camp. No, not to the USA Basketball select team’s training camp in Las Vegas, where he spent the last few days scrimmaging with the U.S. national basketball team — but to Coleman Country Day Camp, where he demonstrated his skills before enthusiastic crowds of campers. more
Six Bellmore-Merrick baseball players are national champions. The boys are members of the Long Island Prospects, a 14-and-under travel baseball team that won the Athletx Youth Nationals tournament in Elizabethtown, Ky., on July 10. more
William Wegmann’s car, color and number hasn’t changed in the two and a half decades he’s been competing at Riverhead Raceway, but this year called for some special artwork to be added to his 1974 Oldsmobile Cutlass. more
Established in 2009 by Vince Roth and Dan Zanatta, Final Furlong Racing Stable has come a long way in a short time despite its share of ups and downs. more
When the octagon door closed at the Mandalay Bay Events Center on July 6, one man, Dhiego Lima, stood between Freeport’s Eddie “Truck” Gordon and the opportunity of a lifetime — a six-figure contract with the Ultimate Fighting Championship. more
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