Chiefs’ Late-Game Dramatics Propel Team To Overtime Win Over Brooklyn Tech


By Jerry Del Priore No one would blame the Canarsie Chiefs for celebrating as if they won the Super Bowl after beating Brooklyn Tech, 23-22, on an extra point kick, in overtime, sealing a thrilling comeback win Saturday at home in a City Division affair. After all, it has been a tough season for the … Continue reading Chiefs’ Late-Game Dramatics Propel Team To Overtime Win Over Brooklyn Tech

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Canarsie Shutout, 32-0, By Juggernaut Erasmus


By Jerry Del Priore The Canarsie Chiefs football squad knew they would be in an uphill battle against perennial championship contender Erasmus Hall on Saturday. Unfortunately for Canarsie, it’s prediction came true as the Dutchmen scored quickly in the first quarter, and never let up, blowing past the Chiefs, 32-0, in a PSAL City Division … Continue reading Canarsie Shutout, 32-0, By Juggernaut Erasmus

Canarsie Football Drops Fourth Straight in Tough Fashion to Grand Street


The Canarsie Chiefs varsity football team was in their game against Grand Street Campus, going toe to toe with the opposition for two and half quarters. But then came the pivotal play, with the tilt tied, in which junior Calvin Hutchinson failed to scoop up a Wolves’ fumbled screen pass and run it in for … Continue reading Canarsie Football Drops Fourth Straight in Tough Fashion to Grand Street

Growing Pains Plague Canarsie In 36-0 Defeat to Midwood


By Jerry Del Priore With a team made up of mostly juniors and other underclassmen, the Canarsie Chiefs’ varsity coaching staff expected them to endure a measure of woes, due to inexperience, during the season. Unfortunately for Canarsie (0-2), its greenness was on full display against Midwood, as it was shutout, 36-0, Friday night at … Continue reading Growing Pains Plague Canarsie In 36-0 Defeat to Midwood

Ex-Chief Defensive Star Devonte Malone Ready to Take it to Next Level


By Jerry Del Priore   Former Chiefs defensive standout Devonte Malone was arguably the best player on the team in 2015. That speaks volumes as Malone didn’t start playing organized football until his freshman year at Canarsie Educational Campus High School. He learned the game quickly, and went on to become a defensive stalwart at … Continue reading Ex-Chief Defensive Star Devonte Malone Ready to Take it to Next Level

Undersized Ex-Football Chief Shawn Cabbell Ready To Prove Doubters Wrong At College


By Jerry Del Priore At a modest five-foot-seven and 167 pounds, many people had their doubts if Shawn Cabbell could make a college gridiron squad due to his lack of size. But they failed to measure the one intangible that mattered most: Cabbell’s intense desire to play the game he loves at the next height. … Continue reading Undersized Ex-Football Chief Shawn Cabbell Ready To Prove Doubters Wrong At College

Chiefs End Disappointing Football Season With Shutout Loss to Campus Magnet


Text and Photos By Jerry Del Priore The Canarsie Varsity football team was in a must-win situation Sunday in its regular season finale against Campus Magnet. If the Chiefs pulled out the victory, the possibility of obtaining one of the final PSAL City Conference playoffs spots would improve. But Canarsie (3-7) failed to cash in … Continue reading Chiefs End Disappointing Football Season With Shutout Loss to Campus Magnet

South Shore Vikings Nab Neighborhood Bragging Rights Trophy with 25-0 Domination of Canarsie Chiefs


By Jerry Del Priore From the opening kickoff, everything went right for South Shore, and wrong for the Chiefs, as they failed to field the football, giving the Vikings momentum, and a short field to work with. South Shore (8-0) took advantage of the good field position by scoring a touchdown a few plays later. … Continue reading South Shore Vikings Nab Neighborhood Bragging Rights Trophy with 25-0 Domination of Canarsie Chiefs

Chiefs Edge Curtis With Gutsy 20-18 Performance


By Jerry Del Priore Canarsie head football coach Kyle Allen told his players, particularly the seniors, that it was gut check time. If they wanted to stay relevant in the PSAL City Conference playoff hunt, this was the time to go all out, and leave it all on the field. They might not get another … Continue reading Chiefs Edge Curtis With Gutsy 20-18 Performance