Sports

by Arvolyn Hill

November 6, 2014

The Town of Washington Park parking lot in Mabbetsville bustled with bundled up parents and uniformed children whose cleats clattered on the pavement. 

It’s a chilly first day of the month but the last day of  Washington’s recreation soccer program. Since the beginning of September over 200 kids from the town and village and surrounding areas gathered...

by Carola Lott

November 6, 2014

The annual Millbrook Pony Club Hunter Pace, dedicated to the memory of longtime Millbrook equestrian Barbara Meyer, drew 65 teams for a Sunday ride over the rolling hills of Woody and Saida Baxt’s Beckenrah Farm in Ancramdale. 

Each team had two or three riders, many from the Millbrook Hunt. The youngsters were mostly in the Hilltopper Division that went...

Recent Field Hockeyt Games

The Past weeks have been busy for Field Hockey with two games against Mizzentop and two against Rumsey. DDS has kept their undefeated season with the following scores in those games.  

Mizzentop 1-1 (Tie)  - Friday October 10th

Rumsey 4-2 (Win) - Thursday October 16th

Rumsey  1-0 (Win in Overtime) - Wednesday October 22nd...

October 27, 2014

Dutchess Day Varsity Soccer 2   Steiner 1

Match played at Steiner School, Gt. Barrington on Wednesday October 22nd, 2014

by Carola Lott

October 23, 2014

There is something magical in the bond between little girls and their ponies. Seldom, however, is the bond quite as magical as the one four-year-old Kaitlin Linck, known to her family as KK, has established with her pony, Sweet Potato Pie. This summer the pair has been winning most of the classes they have entered in major horse shows along the East Coast.  ...

by Arvolyn Hill

This past week Milbrook High School had a rousing series of Homecoming events that ended with a victory for the varsity football team against Tri-Valley 54-16. Kicking off the week, MHS students participated in “Hawaiian shirt day” where students and staff dressed up like beach goers and roamed the halls to music of the Beach Boys. This “Spirit Week” at MHS provided an overwhelming amount of...

by Arvolyn Hill

Posted: 10/8/14

After this year’s great start, the Blazers footballers ran into stiff opposition.  They lost an unbearably tight game against the Highland Huskies last week, losing 31-30 in the last 19 seconds of the game. They then took on the Sullivan West Bull Dogs Saturday night in Jeffersonville, NY.  Coach Sean Keenan warned the team during their weekly practice that...