The Rensselaer Bombers win their first Class 2A State Championship in 2014. (WLFI Photo)

Local sports headlines of 2014

As we near 2015, Sports 18’s Rob Hughes takes a look at which headlines topped the courts in sports for 2014.

FILE - In this file photo Oct. 29, 2014, San Francisco Giants pitcher Madison Bumgarner, left, and Buster Posey celebrate after winning 3-2 to win the series over Kansas City Royals after Game 7 of baseball's World Series in Kansas City, Mo. (AP File Photo/Matt Slocum)

Games to Remember from 2014

They kept us on the edge of our seats and brought us to our feet. They sent us into joyful celebration or left us in anguished disbelief. Wh…

FILE - In this photo dated Sunday, Dec. 28, 2014, New York Jets head coach Rex Ryan listens to a questions during a news conference following an NFL football game against the Miami Dolphins, in Miami Gardens, Fla. Jets owner Woody Johnson fired Ryan and general manager John Idzik on Monday, Dec. 29, 2014. (AP File Photo/Lynne Sladky)

Jets fire coach Rex Ryan, GM John Idzik

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — Woody Johnson was tired of all the losing, the four straight seasons without going to the playoffs. So, the New Yo…