Peter Schwartz

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Schwartz: Jets DE Stephen Bowen Lends A Hand At Long Island Youth Football Camp

Bowen was on the field with the kids Monday night for the two-and-a-half-hour session. He helped the campers with drills and was more than happy to answer any questions that the youngsters had.


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Schwartz: Football For A Good Cause At 20th Annual Empire Challenge

There was nothing that could take away from the real meaning of the 20th annual UnitedHealthcare Empire Challenge, an All-Star high school football game presented by the Boomer Esiason Foundation.


Big Daddy Youth Football Camp

Schwartz: Big Daddy Youth Football Camp Returns To Long Island

Last year, the kids that attended the inaugural Big Daddy Youth Football Camp had a great time and learned the game of football from some big names.


U.S. Open Cup

Schwartz: NYCFC To Face Cosmos In U.S. Open Cup

The Cosmos, fresh off of winning the NASL’s spring season championship, face NYCFC in round four of the Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup at Shuart Stadium on the campus of Hofstra University.


Chris Boden

Schwartz: A Football Program Grows In Brooklyn

It’s worth a trip out to MCU Park to catch the team in person. You might just see a few players that will move on to major programs in the near future.


Jamie Loeb

Schwartz: McEnroe Academy Product And N.Y. Native Jamie Loeb Wins NCAA Title

Last Monday, Loeb — the seventh seed — knocked off No. 2 seed Carol Zhao of Stanford 6-2, 4-6, 6-1 to become the first women’s singles champion in Tar Heels history.


Citi Field Sleepover

Schwartz: Mets Set To Hold Third Annual Citi Field Sleepover In June

The sleepover is another way for Mets fans to have fun at the ballpark. They can watch the game, enjoy a movie, meet Mets alumni and then sleep under the stars in the outfield.


Team USA will be in action against Cuba when Beat The Streets Wrestling holds its annual event in Times Square on May 21, 2015. (Photo: Beat The Streets Wrestling)

Schwartz: ‘Beat The Streets’ Set To Showcase Wrestling Extravaganza In Times Square

“Salsa in the Square” will take place on Thursday, and will pit Team USA against Cuba as part of a fundraising event for “Beat The Streets Wrestling.”


Jack Perlungher, who played for Levittown North Baseball, was diagnosed with Wilm’s Tumor, a rare form of cancer, at the age of 4 in 2009. He died 13 months later. (Photo: Matt Perlungher)

Schwartz: Levittown North Baseball Ready For Big Sunday To Benefit J.A.C.K.

Levittown North Baseball is set to hold its second annual All-Star Benefit, a series of four games that will raise money for J.A.C.K


Nate Checketts (Photo: Weston Wells)

Schwartz: Son Of Former Knicks GM Could Probably Teach Dolan A Thing Or Two

Growing up, Nate Checketts had a big advantage over his friends, at least those that were big sports fans.


Bradley Schwartz (R) and proud dad Peter at Nassau Coliseum (Photo by Peter Schwartz/CBSNewYork)

Schwartz: My Son’s Emotional Farewell To The Coliseum

“It will be our real home forever.” Spoken like a true Islanders fan.


Kyle Hartzell of the New York Lizards celebrates after scoring the game-winning goal in overtime against the Denver Outlaws at James M. Shuart Stadium on August 9, 2014 in Hempstead, New York. Lizards defeated the Outlaws 12-11 in OT. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Schwartz: Lizards Star Hartzell Honoring Late Father On Field

“I think that every day I step onto the field, it’s for him,” New York defenseman Kyle Hartzell says. “I play for him. I let it be known that my dad was a big part of my life.”


Jordan Spieth waves to the gallery after making a birdie on the ninth hole during the second round of the RBC Heritage at Harbour Town Golf Links on April 17, 2015 in Hilton Head Island, South Carolina. (Photo by Matt Sullivan/Getty Images)

Schwartz: Jordan Spieth Is Becoming Golf’s New Marketing Sensation

“His sponsorship dollars will increase,” said Rosner. “His appearance fees will increase. He’s got everything going for him.”


David Villa card (Credit: Topps)

Schwartz: Topps, MLS Team Up To Create ‘Healthy Habits’ Trading Cards

After partnering with MLS to produce trading cards two years ago, Topps has teamed up with MLS WORKS, the league’s community outreach initiative, to create the “Topps Healthy Habits Card.”


The interior of Nassau Coliseum. (Photo: Peter Schwartz)

Schwartz: Memories Are Many As Islanders Near The End At The Venerable ‘Old Barn’

Yeah, Nassau Coliseum is a dump. There’s no question about it. But just like Mets fans felt about Shea Stadium, the Coliseum was my dump.