By Derek Liebig The Whitehall Central School varsity football team will have a new coach roaming the sidelines of Ambrose Gilligan Field next fall. The Board of Education voted Monday night to appoint assistant coach Justin Culligan as its next head coach. Culligan received five of seven votes (board members Michael Putorti and Theodore LaRose [...]
In the first quarter, it looked like the Whitehall that played in every other game of the season. After that, it looked like the Whitehall that played Rensselaer two weeks ago. The Railroaders varsity football team jumped out to an opening drive 8-0 lead against the Rams in the Section II Class D semifinals Oct. [...]
Consider this returning the favor. The Whitehall varsity football team finished out the home portion of its 2010 Class D regular season schedule with a 48-7 victory over Warrensburg on Oct. 9. Last year, the Burghers scored a 41-0 win over Whitehall. “We came out with a vengeance this year,” said senior lineman Sam Merriman. [...]
Throughout high school, Wayne Marviglio would watch from the bleachers as his son, Ryan, played football for the Railroaders.