Rich Monetti

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Wladimir Klitschko Leaves Nothing to Chance by Preparing 100%
a month ago
Heavyweight Champion Wladimir Klitschko was born in the Ukraine to a military father and spent much of his childhood moving around. The life on the run included the Czech Republic, Lithuania and Kazak...
Author Recalls Mt Vernon’s 1959 High School Championship Baseball Team and Season
2 months ago
Without a cloud in the sky, a spring day always begs for baseball. In one similar pristine moment for a Mt Vernon graduate of the late 50s, the High School Sectional Championship is on the line. The n...
Suburban Brawl Brings Roller Derby to Yonkers
3 months ago
Suburbia Roller Derby does not need a Jimmy Dugan to dissertate on the incompatibility of skating and crying. But when it's more than hurt feelings at stake, a salty discharge is certainly not tolerat...
Author Remembers Ardsley Baseball’s Four Straight State Titles
3 months ago
The Yankees did it twice. So did the Montreal Canadians. The Islanders may have the most impressive string of Championships by winning 19 straight playoff series. But right here in Westchester, Ardsle...
Rye Duo Helps Defeat Somers 19–9
3 months ago
After giving up 34 points to John Jay last week, Somers would gladly have taken a 19 spot against Rye in their follow up. The same goes for jumping out to a 9–0 lead after trailing the entire game las...
John Jay Takes 2018 Season Opener Versus Somers
4 months ago
Last night at Somers High School, the Tuskers opened with two first down drives and quickly showed that they had a grinding running game on the heels of FB Jack Kaiser. Stalling across midfield, thoug...