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For a second straight year, late-game heroics lifted New York City over Long Island in a thrilling Empire Challenge. Paul Inzerillo drilled a 32-yard field goal as time expired to give NYC a 37-35 victory before a crowd of 8,621 at Hofstra in the 22nd edition of the high school football all-star showcase on June 21. more
Tapwrit surged past favorite Irish War Cry in the stretch and edged clear under jockey Jose Ortiz to win by two lengths, becoming the fifth Belmont winner in nine years to skip the Preakness after competing in the Derby. more
The 149th running of the Belmont Stakes this Saturday won’t include the Kentucky Derby (Always Dreaming) or Preakness (Cloud Computing) winners but could attract its largest field since a record 15 broke from the starting gate in 1983. more
At the onset of the high school softball season, there were a ton of unknowns at West Hempstead. The Rams were very competitive in 2016 and had a half-dozen returnees, but the extended winter gave head coach Chris Van Kovics little time to assess his team’s strengths or get in much work on situational softball. more
There’s been a little bit of change and some of the usual on the baseball diamond at West Hempstead, this spring. With the return of seven seniors who are leaving their mark on the program, a few newcomers on the roster, and the arrival of an energetic coach who took over the varsity after a short stint with the JV, the program is in good shape for the present and future. more
Hewlett exploded for 10 runs in the fifth inning to rally past West Hempstead, 11-8, to remain undefeated atop the Conference ABC-IV softball standings. more
The 2017 Monster Energy Supercross season has proven to be most exciting in years as the battle for the hotly contested 450SX Class title intensifies. As Round 16 nears the New York area, 3-time Champion, Ryan Dungey, and top contender, Eli Tomac, now sit tied atop the championship standings. more
Building a girls lacrosse program at West Hempstead hasn’t been easy. With the lack of a feeder program or a junior varsity team, and a dearth of players who pick up a stick more than just a few months out of the year, simply being competitive has been a chore. more
While adjacent and surrounding communities are lacrosse hotbeds, where children seemingly hold and twist a stick in their hands before they learn to walk, West Hempstead is relatively new to the game. more
Behind the scenes access to the new NYCB Live Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum. more
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