Author Archive: Douglas Lattuca

My name is Douglas Lattuca. I am the Assistant Sports Editor for the Hills West school paper, "The Roundup". I am also the co-founder of the 2016 award- winning Colts Corner Podcast which can be found at https://soundcloud.com/user-344615416

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Coach’s Corner: Colts look to bounce back against 2-0 Harborfields

| 09/21/2017 | 0 Comments
Coach’s Corner: Colts look to bounce back against 2-0 Harborfields

After a disappointing 33-7 loss to Westhampton,  I caught up with Coach Madden for his weekly spot. Enjoy…. Your team ran into a real buzzsaw last weekend in Westhampton. How’s the psyche of your team right now? It’s pretty good. I think they realized that they have to stop reading their press clippings and actually go […]

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Coach’s Corner: Defense unable to stop the run in loss to Westhampton

| 09/16/2017 | 0 Comments
Coach’s Corner: Defense unable to stop the run in loss to Westhampton

Week 2 of the 2017 season didn’t go as Coach Madden planned. The Colts were soundly outplayed in all three phases in a disappointing 33-7 loss to Westhampton. The Hurricanes star running back Dylan Laube rushed for 216 yards on 25 carries and also had a 92 yard punt return for a touchdown in the […]

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Coach’s Corner: A new season begins for the defending Suffolk County champs

| 09/07/2017 | 0 Comments
Coach’s Corner: A new season begins for the defending Suffolk County champs

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Coach’s Corner: Colts season comes to an end

| 12/07/2016 | 0 Comments
Coach’s Corner: Colts season comes to an end

The 2016 football season came to a disappointing end for the Colts last Sunday in Long Island Championship Game  at Stonybrook University.  Our beloved Colts, this years Suffolk County Champs , came up a touchdown short against perennial Nassau County powerhouse Garden City in a physical and well played title game. I talked to coach […]

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Coach’s Corner: Colts advance to the Long Island Championship

| 11/23/2016 | 0 Comments
Coach’s Corner: Colts advance to the Long Island Championship

This Sunday the Hills West Colts battle the Garden City Trojans for the Division ll Long Island Championship at Stony Brook University at 12pm. Last week the Colts annihilated West Islip in the Suffolk County Championship game 38-20. As soon as West kicked the ball off they had the momentum and confidence after a muffed […]

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Coach’s Corner: Colts advance to the Suffolk County Championship

| 11/17/2016 | 0 Comments
Coach’s Corner: Colts advance to the Suffolk County Championship

The Hills West Colts battle the West Islip Lions this Saturday afternoon at 12pm at Stony Brook University in the Suffolk County Championship game. Last Saturday the Colts offense was dominant against the North Babylon defense in a 55-34 pounding. This week I asked Coach if the fact that West Islip is undefeated this season […]

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Coach’s Corner: Maddens Playoff Prep

| 11/17/2016 | 0 Comments
Coach’s Corner: Maddens Playoff Prep

Last week the Colts put a bow on another successful regular season (6-2) with a 49-0 lashing over the Deer Park Falcons.  Next up for coach Madden and the team is a 1st round playoff match-up against the Newfield Wolverines (4-4). Earlier this season the Colts defeated the Wolverines 49-33 on Homecoming weekend. In my […]

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Coach’s Corner: Colts Advance to Second Round

| 11/11/2016 | 0 Comments
Coach’s Corner: Colts Advance to Second Round

The Hills West Colts have advanced to the 2nd round of the 2016 playoffs after a hard fought 35-27 victory over the Newfield Wolverines last Saturday on their home turf.  This week the team hits the road for what is sure to be a tougher matchup against the North Babylon Bulldogs.  I caught up with […]

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