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Joseph Girard III named Class B football Co-Player of the Year in New York state

Glens Falls quarterback Joseph Girard III was named the Class B Co-Player of the Year for the second year in a row when the New York State Sportswriters Association revealed its small school all-state football teams Tuesday, Jan. 8.

Girard threw for 3,084 yards and 36 touchdowns against six interceptions to lead the Indians to their second state Class B title in three years. He also carried the ball 107 times for 395 yards and 13 touchdowns, and he had three touchdowns on defense and special teams.

Girard split Player of the Year honors with Batavia running back Ray Leach, who set Section 5 records for rushing yards, touchdowns and points scored in leading the Blue Devils to the state final against Glens Falls.

Glens Falls kicker Sam Hogan and Hudson linebacker Spencer Goldstein were first team all-state selections in Class B. Hogan converted 57 extra point kicks and added a pair of field goals, while Goldstein was one of the top defenders for a Hudson team that finished second in the Reinfurt Division. Continue reading “Joseph Girard III named Class B football Co-Player of the Year in New York state”


Hudson football team is ready to contend for Reinfurt Division title again


Head coach: John Davi

Last year’s record: 5-4

Playoff result: lost in Class B quarterfinals

Returning starters: Spencer Goldstein (senior OL/LB), Nick Bernockie (senior TE/DL), Corey Topple (senior QB/LB), Charles Goodermote (senior WR/DB), Tristen Collins (senior OL/DL), Tyler Bleau (senior RB/LB)

Graduated: Willie Walker (RB/LB), Zach Wilburn (QB/LB)

Newcomers: Mike Green (sophomore WR/DB), James Robinson (junior RB/LB), Zyonn Clanton (junior RB/DL)

Outlook for season: After falling short in its bid for the Reinfurt Division title and suffering a quarterfinal loss in Sectionals, the Blue Hawks need things to go right this year in order to get back to the playoffs.

Our season will hinge on us staying healthy,” said Davi. “Low numbers leave us with little depth. We have an athletic and talented group, and a solid line on both sides of the ball.”