Looking Back At A Great Season

BBCapCThe Roslyn Bulldogs, under head coach Craig Murphy, are quietly building a winning tradition in varsity basketball. For the second time in three years, the Bulldogs made it to the Final Four in Nassau County tournament action. The Bulldogs’ goal is to win a country title and that day keeps drawing nearer. [Read more…]

Bulldogs Fall Short In Playoffs

Keandre Augustine looks for the open man.

Keandre Augustine looks for the open man.

The Roslyn Bulldogs traveled a long way in the 2014-15 basketball season. They regrouped from last year to post winning records in both Conference A-III and overall play. Seeded number 11 in Conference A playoff action, the Bulldogs won a string of improbable victories to make it to semifinal action. However, a great season came to an end last Saturday night as Roslyn fell, 47-42 to Valley Stream South. [Read more…]

Rugby Tryouts Ongoing

RUgby_022515ARugby, one of the world’s most popular sports, has its presence on Long Island with the Long Island Colts Boys’ Rugby Club. [Read more…]

More Honors For Leahy

2015-02-04-11-08-53Alana Leahy, senior captain of the Wheatley High School soccer team was named to the All-County and All-State soccer team. [Read more…]

Turf Fields Put To Work

Thomas Davis goes for a touchdown in the 2014 Homecoming game against Great Neck North.

Thomas Davis goes for a touchdown in the 2014 Homecoming game against Great Neck North.

The issue of installing turf fields at public school facilities is an ongoing one all around Long Island. Roslyn High School, as often is the case, is ahead of the curve. In October 2007, the Bulldog football squad played their first game on the artificial turf installed on high school grounds. [Read more…]

Gjonlekaj Scores A Big Year

Mark_022515AWhile his old team, Roslyn High School, is busy making its way through the highly-competitive Conference A-II playoffs, former Bulldog star Mark Gjonlekaj, now a sophomore for the Old Westbury Panthers, said farewell to the 2014-15 regular season with a monster game of his own. [Read more…]

Cardiac Kids Advance To Semis

Keandre Augustine

Keandre Augustine

Maybe playing on the road isn’t such a bad thing for the Roslyn Bulldogs. Last Friday, the 11th seed Bulldogs won their second straight heart-stopping Conference A playoff game, stunning number three-seeded Roosevelt, 62-61 to advance to the conference semifinals. [Read more…]

Kafri Organizes Cycling Event

Yariv Kafri

Yariv Kafri

Equinox of Roslyn recently hosted a successful Cycle For Survival, an all-day event designed to raise funds for people with rare forms of cancer. Now, Roslyn Heights resident Yariv Kafri is involved in a similar cycling event. The founder of Supportersize, Kafri, along with CYCLElogy, is hosting a cycling event for people living with cancer. The event takes place on Saturday, Feb. 28 at 10 a.m. at Equinox Woodbury.  [Read more…]

Kaplan To Kick For Tulane

Pictured standing behind Jeremy  Kaplan are Roslyn High School  Principal Andrew Scott, Jeremy’s mother Elayna Kaplan, Michael Corcoran, Athletic Director Peter Melore, and Jeremy’s father, David Kaplan.

Pictured standing behind Jeremy
Kaplan are Roslyn High School
Principal Andrew Scott, Jeremy’s mother Elayna Kaplan, Michael Corcoran, Athletic Director Peter Melore, and Jeremy’s father, David Kaplan.

Roslyn High School Senior Jeremy Kaplan has committed to play football for Tulane University, New Orleans. Kaplan, a kicker, was offered a preferred walk-on position by the Tulane football program, guaranteeing him a roster spot on the team. He will report to training camp on Aug. 2.  [Read more…]

Track Star Headed To Johns Hopkins

Scott Pourshalchi

Scott Pourshalchi

Emily Lipari isn’t the only recent Roslyn High School athlete to enjoy great success on the track field. Scott Pourshalchi, who is graduating this spring, has been a star athlete for the Bulldog track team throughout his time at the high school. [Read more…]