Comets stung by Yellow Jackets

MIDDLETOWN, NY — Sometimes a great defense isn’t the best offense.

In the first half, the Fallsburg Comets (16-1-1) adopted a defensive strategy against the Section 1 Hastings Yellow Jackets of Hastings High in a state tournament showdown.

But the plan backfired, as Section 1 Hastings dominated the field of play, playing a strong offense until their previously unvanquished opponents literally ran out of gas.

“Our legs were starting to get a little heavy by that time,” lamented Fallsburg’s coach Michael Geller.  Read more