Sports

by Carola Lott

September 14, 2014

The Millbrook High School was triumphant again this week defeating Spackenkill 65-20.  

Delvin Wood carried the ball 13 times for four touchdowns. He also scored two two-point conversions to finish with 232 yards rushing.  

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by Carola Lott
September 10, 2014 On a blisteringly hot and humid Labor Day afternoon, Heathcote defeated Hawk Hill, 8–7, to win the Tracey Mactaggart Challenge Tournament. This year five teams competed in the 12-goal tournament held in memory of Tracey Woodcock Mactaggart, who died tragically playing the game she loved.  ...
by Arvolyn Hill

The Millbrook Blazers Football team is back in action after winning their first game  against Dover on Sunday. The Blazers think of themselves as a family one of whose more prominent members we pinned down for a few minutes.   

Senior Reggie Colley guides the team...

Germany and England dominate

Posted September 8, 2014

The World Equestrian Games, the pinnacle of equestrian sport, happens every four years at a new international location, gathering the best of the best from all over the world. WEGs as they are known in the equestrian world, rival the Olympics for world- class equestrian competition. The equestrian community finds itself waking up at odd hours because of...

This question arose when we noticed that Ada Plumb was riding in the Junior Training class at the Millbrook Horse Trials, where she finished with a very respectable sixth place. We remembered that Mike Plumb rode in the MHT back when it first started in 1984. Mike was, in those days, already a senior rider, having ridden in more Olympics than any other athlete. It was Louise Meryman who lured...

by Carola Lott

The finals of the Tracey Mactaggart 12 goal polo tournament will begin at 11:00 am on Labor Day, Monday September 1.

The five teams in the tournament – Buena Vista, Smithfield, Gardenvale, Hawk Hill and Heathcote have been competing among to see who qualifies for the finals.  Philip Mactaggart’s undefeated Hawk Hill team will meet the winner of the semi-finals to be played on...

by Carola Lott

Before leaving for the World Equestrian Games at Le Pin National Stud in Normandy, members of the US Eventing Team brought their younger horses to the Millbrook Horse Trials last weekend.  Not surprisingly they took home most of the top ribbons. 

Phillip Dutton was second and third in the Advanced Division followed by Buck Davidson in fourth and fifth. Boyd Martin was second...