Sports

by Carola Lott

The Millbrook Blazers girls’ volleyball team gave their coach, Sean Stoliker, the best of  birthday presents - a sweep of Dobbs Ferry in the New York State Class C quarterfinals.

The scores were 25-18, 25-21 and 25-19.

Screams and loud cheering followed the winning shot as the Blazers celebrated their victory with hugs and high fives all around. 

Meredith Dignan...

by Carola Lott

The Millbrook Blazers’s 22–16 loss to the James I. O’Neill team in the first round of the playoffs on Friday, although disappointing, should in no way detract from what has otherwise been a triumphant season. That the Blazers were undefeated going into the game, is remarkable in that for their last several games, the majority of the team’s seniors were on the injured list and unable to play....

Varsity Soccer

Poughkeepsie Day School  1 Dutchess Day School 1 Game played on Friday November 1st, 2013

Although the score appears to tell a different story, this game was really a one way affair with the PDS goal under siege for much of the game. Dutchess Day got off to an early start with a well taken Will Kantaros goal. From there it looked as though the flood gates...

by Arvolyn Hill

Spike, set, ace, mine—this is the volleyball jargon one hears on a visit to the Millbrook High School gymnasium on a weekday afternoon.  The Blazers’ girls' varsity volleyball team is getting in shape for sectionals after a season of ups and downs. 

Last year the volleyballers made their way to the state championships, where they lost to Voorheesville.  The lady Blazers...

Varsity Soccer

Dutchess Day 5  Steiner 5    Game played on Wednesday October 23rd, 2013

With Dutchess Day comfortably ahead 4 - 1 at half-time with goals from Jack Ellis (3) and Connor Finemore, it seemed very unlikely that steiner would get back into this match. But get back into it they did. A second half DDS defensive collapse  in a desperate 15 minute...

On Friday night Millbrook High School’s football team closed out the regular season with a 62–36 blowout win over Red Hook, to remain undefeated. Before the game the seven seniors on the football team were honored for Senior Night. Although most of the seniors have suffered season-ending injuries, they all showed up for the game. Before the game began, the entire team huddled up and chanted “...

by Carola Lott
We had a spectacular autumn day for the Millbrook Hunt Hunter Pace.  There were 34 teams adding up to 74 horses competing. Thanks go to Lisa Schwartz for coordinating the event; to Rodney Paterson, Christy Parsons and Dick Verrilli for setting the courses; and to Nancy Hathaway and Sandy O'Donnell for setting the Pace. Thanks as well to Paul Schwartz and the Center for Veterinary Care for...