AOW EXTRAS: Riverside’s Karissa Ghigiarelli

AOW EXTRAS: Riverside’s Karissa Ghigiarelli

The Riverside freshman dropped only one game on her way to the District 2 Class 2A championship, beating Wyoming Area’s Brianna Pizzano, 6-0, 6-0, in the final. Age: 14 Family: Mom, Christy; dad, Chad; brother, Tony Favorite food: Probably steak. Athletes you admire:...
AOW EXTRAS: Mason Kordish, Valley View football

AOW EXTRAS: Mason Kordish, Valley View football

The Valley View senior ran for 175 yards and scored three touchdowns as No. 1 Valley View withstood a furious battle against No. 4 Western Wayne and remained undefeated at 7-0. Here’s more from Kordish’s interview with Joby Fawcett. Cougars football is...
Sheffield ready to take on new role

Sheffield ready to take on new role

Justus Sheffield got a call on his day off Monday. The RailRiders talented young southpaw wouldn’t be making his scheduled start Tuesday at Buffalo. He was moving to the bullpen instead — orders from New York and a Yankees team that is trying to figure out how...
King on the hill

King on the hill

A couple things on Michael King’s resume stood out before RailRiders fans got their first look at him Sunday. He gets ground balls, he’s a quick mover and he’s put up some of the best numbers in the Yankees organization this season. At High-A Tampa:...
Lail takes moment to evaluate career

Lail takes moment to evaluate career

ROCHESTER — Brady Lail said he wasn’t expecting it, but then again, no player who spent parts of four seasons at Triple-A would ever really expect to be sent down. Especially after the way this year started, too. Lail shifted out of the rotation and into...