Sports

Blydenburgh, Mitchell, Melchionna Lead Chatham Fall Honorees

December 22, 2013 at 10:45 PM

CHATHAM, NJ - The fall sports season of 2013 was one of high achievement for Chatham High athletic teams. The boys soccer team, the boys cross-country team and the girls tennis team all won North Jersey, Section 2, Group 3 state championships.

Chatham athletes and coaches were rewarded for their outstanding seasons with honors announced in The Star-Ledger on Sunday.

Girls tennis players Scarlett Blydenburgh, Alison Ramsland and Emily Sroczynski, field hockey player Danielle Melchionna, cross-country runner Will Mitchell and his coach, Pat Barry, and soccer player Brian Graham and his coach, Mark Maka, were among the top award winners.

Sign Up for E-News

Freshman Blydenburgh was named the Morris County Player of the Year in compiling a 20-4 mark at first singles, leading Chatham to a No. 10 ranking in the state, the Morris County Championship and the state sectional title. The doubles tandem of Ramsland and Sroczynski were named first-team Group 3 All-State, along with Blydenburgh.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E9CHhjumCBc&feature=youtu.be

Field hockey midfielder Melchionna was selected to first team All-Morris County, even though her season was cut short by an injury. Goalie Emily Buckman was named third-team All-Morris.

Barry was named the Morris County Coach of the Year for guiding the Cougars to the sectional championship and a No. 20 state ranking. Mitchell was named first-team All-Morris and second team Group 3 All-State.

Maka was named the Morris County Coach of the Year as Chatham surged late in the season to win the state sectional championship. Graham, who finished with 17 goals, netted seven goals in the state tournament and was named second-team All-Morris and third-team Group 3 All-State. Also earning recognition were Pat DiBenedetto, third-team All-Morris, and goalie Henry Stusnick, mentioned for his nine shutouts.

In girls soccer, Kelsey Burke was named second-team All-Morris and Morgan Maltby gained third-team All-Morris.  In girls volleyball, Caroline Beardsley was selected third-team All-Morris. In girls cross-country, Julie Hamilton, made third-team All-Morris.

TAP Into Another Town's News:

TAP Into Another Town's News:

Sign Up for E-News

Chatham

Upcoming Events

Carousel_image_0f018be935f7977c8242_photo2005_houston_15s_download_3

Fri, December 2, 2:00 PM

Madison Area YMCA - Kids Central, Madison

Kids Central Playgroup

Education Giving Back

Sat, December 3, 9:30 AM

Morristown Unitarian Fellowship, Morristown

13th Annual "Gifts of Conscience" Holiday Fair

Arts & Entertainment Other

Carousel_image_3776fc19810c288e3c33_picture1

Sat, December 3, 10:00 AM

Madison Area YMCA, Madison

Christmas Tree Lot at the Madison Area YMCA Opens

Giving Back Home & Garden

Chatham Borough Council can Eliminate the Waiting List for Train Station Parking Permits

November 22, 2016

To the Editor: 

To the 151 Chatham Borough residents who are on the waiting list for permit parking at the train station, which is a minimum of a 3-year wait, and also to Borough residents seeking daily parking spots that all seem to be gone by about 6:30 a.m: GOOD NEWS! Please attend the next Borough Council meeting on Monday, Nov. 28, 7:30 p.m., Borough Hall, third ...

Emma Einhorn: Being Herself and Finding a Place to Belong

 

Emma Einhorn is still in disbelief of the honor bestowed on her. “Amazing,” says the vivacious, chatty 18 year old, describing how she felt when she attended the New Jersey YMCA State Alliance dinner to accept the Madison Area YMCA’s 2016 Youth Volunteer of the Year award. “To do good for people makes me feel good,” she says.

Sitting behind her handiwork ...

Chatham Emergency Squad Launches 2017 Cadet Program

December 1, 2016

The Chatham Emergency Squad is looking for current Sophomores who are residents of Chatham Borough or Chatham Township and will turn 16 by September 1st to join our thriving Cadet Program! 

The purpose of this program is to provide high school students the opportunity to help their community and learn more about the healthcare delivery system. Interested Sophomores can find ...