Rockland Boulders Sweep Sussex County Miners

The Rockland Boulders, with a three-game winning streak, looked to sweep the Sussex County Miners yesterday in Pomona. They had a lead in the eighth, but piled on some insurance runs…

And that was Mark Ernay on the Boulders Broadcast Network. The Boulders would score five in the eighth, Luis Cedenyo struck out the side 1-2-3 in the ninth, and the final score was 13-4, for the sweep of the first-place Miners. The Boulders are off today but start a four-game series against the Ottawa Champions at Palisades Credit Union Park with a doubleheader tomorrow afternoon at 4pm.

CanAm Drops First All-Star Game Versus Frontier League

It was the inaugural edition of the Frontier League versus the CanAm League All-Star game at Palisades Credit Union Park last night in Pomona. The CanAm League, which includes your hometown Rockland Boulders, dug themselves into a deep hole, down 5-0 in the 7th. The Frontiers started piling it on with no one out in the 7th and two men on base…

And that was Marc Ernay on the Boulders Broadcast Network. The Frontiers would go on to win, 7-0. No rest for the Boulders…they start a road trip up north, facing the Three Rivers Eagles for a four-game series starting tonight.

Boulders Split Doubleheader with Three Rivers Eagles

The Rockland Boulders split a doubleheader with the Three Rivers Eagles yesterday. The Boulders lost the first game 5-2, but rebounded mightily in the second game, jumping out in front early in the first inning…

The Boulders would go on to win 9-1. Game 3 of the 4-game series is tonight at 6:30 p.m. at Palisades Credit Union Park in Pomona. You’ll be able to hear all the action right here on WRCR, your radio home for the Rockland Boulders.

In other news, the CANAM League All-Stars were announced yesterday. Representing the Boulders are pitchers Robbie Gordon and Nick Kennedy, catcher Adam Ehrlich, and infielders Ryne Birk and John Brontsema. The 2019 All-Star Game is being held at Palisades Credit Union Park Wednesday, July 10th, featuring the Can-Am League taking on the Frontier League.

WRCR Sports: Boulders Recap

The Rockland Boulders took on the Sussex County Miners in the final game of their three-game series in Pomona last night. Down two to one in the ninth with a man on first, one of the newest Boulders delivered…

That was Marc Ernay with the call on the Boulders Broadcast Network. The final score 3-2, Boulders with the win. The Boulders are off today but Tuesday afternoon at four there’s a double-header against the Three Rivers Eagles. You’ll be able to hear that one right here on WRCR, your radio home for the Rockland Boulders.

Tappan Zee Basketball Tourney to Raise Money for Genetic Disorder Research

Tappan Zee High School is hosting the third annual “Two Counties, One Cause” basketball tournament starting tonight and tomorrow, a fundraiser to support the Children’s Tumor Foundation. 10 teams — five from Rockland and five from Westchester – face off on Saturday starting at noon. For the first time two girls’ teams will play each other, the Tappan Zee girls varsity team will face Sleepy Hollow on Friday night. Money raised will fund research into neurofibromatosis, a genetic disorder that causes tumors to grow on nerves throughout the body. For more information and game schedules, click here.

Ardsley Buzzer-beater Tops TZ in State Class A Section 1 Title Game

In high school basketball, Ardsley High School topped Tappan Zee in the State Class A Section 1 title game Saturday, 52-51. Ardsley senior Julian McGarvey had just missed two free throws that would have tied the game. But with 2.4 seconds left in the game, he got back to intercept Tappan Zee’s in-bounds pass, and in a viral video that landed on ESPN, McGarvey is seen heaving the ball 70 feet for a 3-pointer to win the game as time expired. Congratulations Ardsley.

Harlem Wizards Vs. Team North Rockland Friday in Stony Point

The Harlem Wizards will be taking on Team North Rockland tomorrow night in a friendly game of basketball. Stony Point Supervisor Jim Monaghan says “Team North Rockland” is made up of all-stars from the North Rockland Central School District and the Stony Point Police Department…

Audio: Jim Monaghan

The fundraiser takes place Friday night at the North Rockland High School Annex Gym at seven, the doors open at six.

For more info, click here

Haverstraw Diner Featured in Super Bowl Ad Promoting NBC TV Show

If you watched the Super Bowl last night and paid attention to the commercials, you might have seen a promotion for the new NBC show called “RISE.” If you watched closely, you also saw a few shots inside and outside of North Rockland’s most famous diner, Sparky’s, our neighbor right across the street. “Rise” is about a “school’s lackluster theatre department,” described as a “drama about finding inspiration in unexpected places.” As part of the show’s launch NBC is giving away grants to 50 high schools in their “RISE America Project.” Visit nbc.com/rise for more information.

Pearl River Re-hires Fired Baseball/Football Coach

The Pearl River Varsity football and baseball coach who was inexplicably fired last month has been rehired by the district. Students and parents were mobilized after Mike Oliva was let go with no explanation following Pearl River’s first baseball sectional championship in decades.

North Rockland NYFD Chief to be Honored by Mets

Michael Fahy, the North Rockland NYFD fire chief who died last September after an explosion in the Bronx, will be honored before tonight’s Mets game. His children are going to throw out the ceremonial first pitch, thanks to the group “Answer the Call” which aids the families of city firefighters and other first responders killed in the line of duty. His son threw out the first pitch at a Mets game last October, and again during spring training in Florida earlier this year.

Snow Closings Updated Regularly

Please click on the image below to view all snow closings for Rockland County.