The Granville Golden Horde will face a familiar post-season opponent during the first week of cross over contests as Class C South’s Voorheesville comes to town. Granville will host the 1 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 22 game at Sam Eppolito Field against the 3-4 Blackbirds. Granville head coach Mario Torres said he planned to meet with [...]
With the clock running out tight end Jared Beattie popped up out of nowhere and caught a pass over the middle and fell on the goal line at Sam Eppolito Field for a touchdown. The Granville Golden Horde had just pulled even in an improbable Class C North shoot out game with the Corinth Tomahawks [...]
Do you want to play football for the Granville Golden Horde? If you do, head coach Mario Torres wants you to come on down to the Coaching Connections Camp from Aug. 1 to 4. Anyone in grades 9-12 who would like to play football is advised to come to the high school auditorium July 29 [...]
Controversy should be the farthest thing from Granville Golden Horde fan’s minds this fall after the recent release of the 2011 football schedule for Class C North. Head coach Mario Torres said with a handful of teams dropping into Class D the teams in Class C and evened up with eight in the north and [...]
Win and not in? Questions surround Horde playoff ouster When the lights went out on the Corinth football field last Friday night, the Granville Golden Horde headed home confident it had secured a spot in the playoffs by virtue of its 48-20 win over the Tomahawks and 4-3 season record. All that changed Sunday, however, [...]
The Granville football team is on a winning streak. The combination of an opportunistic defense and an overwhelming rushing attack led the way for the Horde as it earned a 56-26 victory over Hoosic Valley last Friday evening during the annual “Lights Week” game. The win was the second in a row for Granville and [...]
It was going to come down to execution Saturday and both head coaches knew it. Both men, Granville’s Mario Torres and Greenwich’s Brandon Linnett, said so way back in August when the two teams met at Granville’s annual Coaching Connections football camp while preparing for the season. Each coach said the team to execute, commit [...]
Horde opens at home The Granville Golden Horde kicks off the 2010 high school football season at home against the Stillwater Warriors at 1 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 4. This will be the second year in a row Granville has opened its football season in front of the home crowd at Sam Eppolito Field.