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Red Hook »

Red Hook Transfer School's Cheerleading Team Is Only for the 'Tough'

South Brooklyn Community High School started its first official cheerleading squad last fall.

Upper West Side »

Exhibit on All-Black Basketball Teams Offers Scholarship Contest

The New York Historical Society is offering its first scholarship challenge to go with its new exhibit.

Upper East Side »

10,000-Square-Foot Kids' Basketball Facility Opens on UES

Fastbreak Sports offers kids a chance to use the same tools as professionals.

Grasmere »

Staten Island Basketball Team Struggles to Raise Rent for Gym

The Staten Island Vipers are trying to raise money to rent a gym for their third season.

Bed-Stuy »

Youth Fitness Program Teaches Health Lessons Through Basketball in Bed-Stuy

The Youth Fitness Ambassador Program teaches kids ages 5 to 15 exercise and healthy eating.

Crown Heights »

National Football Recruits Grow in Brooklyn

The borough known for basketball success is churning out high-level football players.

Coney Island »

Lincoln Basketball Star Becomes Top Football Recruit After Just 8 Games

Thomas Holley is an All-American and the top-ranked recruit in New York State.

DUMBO »

DUMBO Hosts Elite 24 Bball Game on Custom Built Court in Tobacco Warehouse

"Future NBA stars" are set to play in the nation's premier high school basketball event, Elite 24.

Bed-Stuy »

Mother Channels Grief into Life Lessons in Bed-Stuy Basketball Tournament

Oresa Napper-Williams founded the group Not Another Child after the death of her son, Andrell, in 2006.

Bed-Stuy »

Nets Point Guard Joins Nonprofit to Teach Kids the Importance of Sleep

Tyshawn Taylor hung out with 10-to-14 year olds for an afternoon to teach them about sleep deprivation.

East Harlem »

Woman Pinned Under Fallen Tree Branch During Basketball Game, FDNY Says

A woman was playing basketball in East Harlem when a branch fell on her, witnesses said.

Central Harlem »

Famed Rucker Park Tournament Returns With Significant Changes

A new wooden court should appeal to more NBA players, EBC Commissioner Greg Marius said.

Crown Heights »

Crown Heights Couple Coaches Free Summer Hoops Clinics in Central Brooklyn

Game On Brooklyn combines sportsmanship, academics and volunteerism in a free summer course for kids. 

Park Slope »

Meet Brooklyn's Rising High School Sports Stars

In the second of a five-part series, we bring you the top 10 rising stars from Brooklyn.

New York City »

Meet Manhattan's Rising High School Sports Stars

In the first of a five-part series, DNAinfo New York brings you the top 10 rising stars in Manhattan.

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