THE BRONX - News 12 is counting down the top five stories in sports from 2012.

Coming in as the best story of the year is Bronx native and U.S. Olympic star John Orozco's performance at the London Olympics.

Other top stories include a Catholic league city championship for Saint Raymond's basketball team, Fordham Prep's Andrew Velazquez getting drafted by the Arizona Diamondbacks and the retirement of New York Yankees catcher Jorge Posada.