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|Launched||September 24, 2009|
|Closed||August 29, 2013 (television channel)|
|Picture format||480i (SDTV)
|Broadcast area||New York metropolitan area|
|Replaced by||Optimum Channel (television channel)|
|Cablevision(Optimum)||14 / 714 (HD)|
MSG Varsity is an online high school sports programming service that was also a high school sports television network that focused on the New York metropolitan area, that covered schools from Connecticut, New Jersey, Long Island and New York City. Owned and operated by Cablevision, the network is advertised as "another Optimum exclusive" and was only available to Cablevision Optimum customers. As a result of layoffs announced in July 2013, the network switched to an online service on September 1, 2013.