Active duty and retired NYPD officers run a successful youth boxing ring in the basement of the Flatbush Gardens Housing Complex.
Though boxing sometimes is considered a violent sport, these kids are actually taught proper methods of self defense as well as discipline, responsibility and respect.
St. Adalbert’s gymnasium in Elmhurst hosted a two-day series of CYO basketball exhibition games Oct. 11-12 to raise cancer awareness.
All proceeds will be donated to the Coaches vs. Cancer Foundation, which will host CYO Night Nov. 21 at Barclays Center during the annual college basketball classic.
The Holy Cross H.S. varsity football team earned a decisive 35-8 victory Oct. 4 over St. Francis Prep in the annual “Battle of the Boulevard” game.
This rivalry has been considered one of the best in New York City high school football, and the Knights have now won six straight matchups.
Of the 20 players on the St. Francis College Men’s Soccer roster, 10 are international players.
Just like New York City itself is a melting pot, so is this team, with six different countries represented.
Xaverian H.S. hosted the 26th annual P.O. Christopher Hoban Memorial 5-Mile Run Sept. 21 in Bay Ridge.
Nearly 500 runners ran in the race to keep alive the legacy of NYPD Officer Hoban, a 1980 Xaverian graduate who was killed in the line of duty.