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NFA wrestlers win four of five dual meets

The Newburgh Free Academy wrestling team won four out of five dual meets on Saturday to finish second at the Jeff Cuilty Duals on Saturday at Newburgh Free Academy. The tournament, named for …

Goldbacks avenge earlier loss to Middies

The Newburgh Free Academy boys’ basketball team had this one circled on their calendar for a while – ever since their 22-point loss to the Middletown Middies on December 17. They faced …

Goldbacks 3-1 in the new year

For as much as they struggled through 2022, the Newburgh Free Academy boys’ basketball team has been rolling through the early part of 2023, winning their first three local games of the year, …

Eighth-seeded Newburgh had the misfortune to draw top-seeded Minisink Valley in the opening round of the Section 9 Duals Tournament, with the Warriors eliminating the Goldbacks from the tournament on …
Six members of the Newburgh Free Academy football team were named state all-stars by the New York State Sportswriters Association after the Goldbacks reached the New York State Public High School …
What a difference a new year makes. The Newburgh Free Academy boys’ basketball team struggled mightily in December, missing several key players for various eligibility reasons. But when the …
Army West Point hockey player junior Eric Huss returned to West Point following a near-fatal injury during a game on Thursday, January 5 which was averted by the quick efforts by West Point Senior …
The Newburgh Free Academy boys’ swimming and diving team started the 2023 portion of its schedule by winning two events in a second-place finish at a three-way meet with the Monroe-Woodbury …
The Newburgh Free Academy girls’ basketball team is still searching for its first victory six games into the regular season. It hasn’t been for a lack of effort, or hustle. The …
The Newburgh Free Academy wrestling team finished third out of 27 teams at the Mid-Hudson Tournament over two days last week at Arlington High School. Cooper Merli won the 102-pound bracket with a …
It’s been a difficult start for the Newburgh Free Academy girls’ basketball team. They’re long on youth and short on experience to start the 2022-23 season, and it showed in a …
It’s been a long road for Deondre Johnson since he arrived at Newburgh Free Academy West three years ago. Then, an at-risk student, the Newburgh football team’s standout wide receiver …