Weekly Sports Recap (10/19/17)

This past Saturday, the Knights took the short bus ride up 9W to take on the top team in the league, Storm King School. It was an intense game and both teams played with passion and good sportsmanship. NYMA had some amazing shots on goal, but unfortunately the score ended up being 7-0 Storm King. The player of the game for NYMA was Brandon Fooks. Cadet Fooks did an outstanding job as goalkeeper and had a countless number of amazing saves.

On Wednesday, October 18th, the Knights boarded the bus for a long two-hour bus ride to play the Watkinson School. NYMA played with great energy and determination as they provided some of the best defense of the year. The NYMA player of the game was again Brandon Fooks with outstanding contributions from Nigel Petti-Fernandez and Remy Sykes. The cadets took a hard loss with the end score being 6-0. The next game will be played this Saturday (Homecoming) against Marvelwood.

The Cross Country team also made the trip to Storm King on Saturday and had to take on the mountain. They all did great and the Knights came in 2nd place overall. Sophomore Matthew Montes finished in 3rd place, sophomore Karif Isaacs came in 6th and junior Josh Antoine finished in 7th place. On Wednesday, October 18th, the XC team traveled to Poughkeepsie Day School and came in 3rd place overall. Matthew Montes came in 5th and Josh Antoine came in 10th place for the Knights.