Sports

The Dutchess Day School 8th grade soccer team, or “White Tigers”, won the annual DDS 7 a side tournament on Friday. The team won all of its 5 games in extraordinary fashion en route to a 1-0 championship victory over Poughkeepsie Day School. Each player played pivotal roles in the team’s success. Striker Jack Ellis had an impressive 8 goals in the tournament, which included a hat trick in the...

by Carola Lott

The afternoon of September 27, teams from nine schools participated in the Dutchess Day School annual 7-a-side Soccer Tournament. Organized by Athletic Director, Nigel Pink, the tournament brings communities together to raise money for a good cause. The proceeds this year of $1,143, were donated to Hudson River Housing’s homeless shelter in Poughkeepsie.

Dutchess Day School, Rumsey Hall...

Varsity Soccer v Washington Montessori School

Game played away on Wednesday September 18th, 2013

Result : Washington Montessori  0    Dutchess Day School  3

by Carola Lott

This year more people than ever before came to Orvis Sandanona for the autumn game fair. In fact, the parking lot was filled by noon each day making it necessary for over 100 cars to park at the Cary Institute’s Gifford House.

Two long rows of tents housed more than 70 vendors who offered everything from clothes, artwork, taxidermy, dogs and cigars. And of course guns. Demonstrations of...

by Carola Lott

Dutchess County Ducks Unlimited to hold benefit shoot

Saturday, September 28 The Dutchess County Ducks Unlimited Chapter is holding the Great Swamp Shoot, at the Beretta Shooting Grounds at Dover Furnace. This Sporting Clays Invitational Benefit, which runs from 8:30 am until 2:30 pm, includes a round of Sporting Clays, breakfast, lunch, and silent and live auctions. Tickets are $350....

by Carola Lott

The weekend of  October 3, 4, and 5 five Millbrook women will head to Indian Wells, California to compete in the USTA Nationals. The five Millbrook women -- co-captain Margaret Coughlan, Claudia Heunis, Julie DeStazio, Renée Mongon, and Andrea Feigelson are part of the Dutchess County 2.5 tennis team. The other members of the team are the other co-captain Jody Popple, Heidi Desiena, ,...

by Arvolyn Hill

The night lights shined bright on the artificial turf Sept. 19 for the first game played on the new athletic fields at Millbrook Central School District.  Although the official ribbon cutting ceremony for the fields won’t take place for another two weeks on Homecoming night, the boy’s varsity soccer team were the ones to christen the fields in a game against the Dover Dragons. Students,...