Sports

December 17, 2018

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - Junior guard D.J. Alicea picked up right where he left off last season, scoring a team-high 15 points with five rebounds, three steals and two assists to pace Dayton in a season-opening 66-26 loss to rival New Providence in the season opener for both schools last Friday in New ...

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MAPLEWOOD, NJ -- The Columbia boys basketball team opened its season with a 48-44 victory over East Orange Friday night. Columbia broke out to an 18-8 lead, but East Orange rallied with a 12-2 run in the second quarter to forge a 20-20 halftime tie. The game was close the rest of the way, with ...

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WEST ORANGE, NJ -- The Millburn ice hockey team scored four goals in each of the first two periods en route to a 9-2 victory over Bayonne Friday at Codey Arena. Vladislav Ragozin had a hat trick with three goals for Millburn (3-1-2), which led, 8-2, after two periods. Jack Williams finished with ...

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MONTCLAIR, NJ -- Leila Dean Stansberry scored 31 points to lead Millburn to a 68-46 girls basketball victory over Montclair on opening night Friday. Stansberry hit five 3-pointers, made eight steals and passed for three assists for Millburn, which led by 15 points at halftime. Abigail ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ - There are few things better in college wrestling than a good old-fashioned rivalry dual, and there aren’t too many states better at having them than New Jersey. The crowd at Rutgers Athletic Center certainly made it seem that way, as the Rutgers wrestling team, ranked No. 25 in ...

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Edison, NJ – The J.P. Stevens Girls Basketball team defeated Monroe 50 to 42 on Friday. Megan Duffy (Jr.) led the Hawks with 20 points and 7 rebounds.  Kayla Gatling (Sr.) added 10 points and 12 rebounds. Kiarah Turner (Sr.) rounded top scorers for the Hawks with 12 points and 7 rebounds. The ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ - There are few things better in college wrestling than a good old-fashioned rivalry dual, and there aren’t too many states better at having them than New Jersey. The crowd at Rutgers Athletic Center certainly made it seem that way, as the Rutgers wrestling team, ranked No. 25 in ...

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WOOD-RIDGE, NJ -  Natalie Cala and Amanda DiMase each scored seven points, but it was not enough as Ramsey rolled to a 63-27 win over Wood-Ridge in independent girls high school basketball Sunday morning in Wood-Ridge.   Wood-Ridge was down 25-7 and trailed 40-16 going into halftime.  Following ...

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EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - Hasbrouck Heights Head Football Coach Nick Delcalzo was named Coach of the Year by the New York Giants for leading the Aviators to their third straight sectional Group 1 title and winning the inaugural Group I Bowl Championship.   The Giants posted the announcement on the ...

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SPRINGFIELD, NJ - Senior guard Sayre Brandstatter scored a game-high 21 points, hitting two 3-pointers, with three rebounds and six steals to pace Dayton in a 50-39 loss to rival New Providence in the season opener for both schools Friday in Springfield. Senior forward Caitlynn McTernan added 10 ...

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MADISON, NJ - Cat Madden set a new Chatham school record for the girls shot put on Friday at the Jack O'Leary Lid Lifter indoor track & field meet held at Drew University. Madden threw the shot put 29 feet, 10.35 inches to break the old mark of 28 feet, six inches.  

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HILLSDALE, NJ - The Chatham girls basketball team is used to warming up to music that features upbeat hip-hop artists, so they all got a laugh out of the more mellow Bob Dylan tunes being played in the Pascack Valley High gym on Sunday morning. Once the game started, however, Chatham quickly ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ - There are few things better in college wrestling than a good old-fashioned rivalry dual, and there aren’t too many states better at having them than New Jersey. The crowd at Rutgers Athletic Center certainly made it seem that way, as the Rutgers wrestling team, ranked No. 25 in ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ- With only one senior last year on the 2017-18 roster, all signs pointed to “rebuilding year” for Randolph girls’ basketball.  The young squad turned out to be quick learners however, and by winning four of their last five games, the Lady Rams secured a winning record (14-11 ) and ...

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ORLANDO, FL – Sparta players on the Pope John Middle School’s sixth grade football team earned a chance to play for the national title in Florida earlier this month.  The path to Florida began when the team of nearly all Sparta residents won their division, according to team parent Eileen ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ - After getting shut out in a disappointing loss to Vernon earlier on in the week, the Montville ice hockey team rebounded in a big way on Saturday afternoon as it rolled to a 9-2 win over West Morris at Mennen Arena. Joe Nuzzi led the charge for the Mustangs, as he netted four ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ - There are few things better in college wrestling than a good old-fashioned rivalry dual, and there aren’t too many states better at having them than New Jersey. The crowd at Rutgers Athletic Center certainly made it seem that way, as the Rutgers wrestling team, ranked No. 25 in ...

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Freshman guard Jack Rooney, a Chatham High graduate, came off the bench to score a team-high 13 points for Gettysburg in a 77-54 loss to Catholic in Washington, D.C. on Sunday. Rooney, Chatham's all-time leading scorer in boys basketball, hit four of six shots from the floor, including 3-of-4 of ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ - There are few things better in college wrestling than a good old-fashioned rivalry dual, and there aren’t too many states better at having them than New Jersey. The crowd at Rutgers Athletic Center certainly made it seem that way, as the Rutgers wrestling team, ranked No. 25 in ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ--The Randolph Rams Girls Ice Hockey team destroyed the Princeton Tigers, 9-1, in the team’s first victory of the season at Aspen Ice on Friday night, December 7. Team coaches also recognized thirteen seniors at a moving ceremony on the ice.   Before the game started, families and ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ – The Bloomfield High School Varsity Wrestling Team placed fourth overall out of 11 schools in the 2018 Kearny Holiday Tournament on Saturday at Kearny High School.   This is the second consecutive year Bloomfield competed in the prestigious tournament and crowned their initial ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ – Two games in 17 hours could be a daunting task for any team, but the Bloomfield High School Boys Varsity Basketball squad couldn’t wait to take the court Saturday afternoon after falling in their season opener Friday night.   The result was a 91-28 domination over Science ...

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ELIZABETH, N.J. -- Union Catholic came storming back late in the fourth quarter to force overtime, but came up short in its season opener on Saturday night, falling to Manasquan, 78-74, at the Hoop Group Tip-Off Classic at the Dunn Center in Elizabeth.      The Vikings, which trailed by nine ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - The Gov. Livingston boys basketball team erased a late deficit to defeat the Oratory Rams 38-34  Friday night in Summit. On a night when baskets were hard to come by, Gov. Livingston senior Matt Faller came through with two big hoops in the last 1:30 to push the Highlanders back in ...

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PLAINFIELD, NJ - TAPinto what's going on in and around town this week.  Read on to learn more about upcoming Plainfield meetings and events. MONDAY The PMUA is sponsoring Helping Hands.  Starting today, bring little ones by the office at 215 West Front St. to pick out a new pair of gloves ...

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ORLANDO, FL – Sparta players on the Pope John Middle School’s sixth grade football team earned a chance to play for the national title in Florida earlier this month.  The path to Florida began when the team of nearly all Sparta residents won their division, according to team parent Eileen ...

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WEST ORANGE, NJ -- The West Essex ice hockey team scored four goals in each of the first two periods and went on to a 9-2 victory over Pascack Valley on Saturday. Jack Santoro, Connor Barnette and Peter Andolino each scored two goals for the Knights (2-1-2). Santoro also had two assists and ...

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PARSIPPANY, NJ – The Parsippany High School boys basketball team dropped the season opener to Kinnelon, 49-46, on Friday, Dec. 14. In the first home game of the season, Parsippany fought back from a double-digit deficit. Kinnelon led 21-11 through one quarter, and 35-24 at the ...

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PARSIPPANY, NJ – The Parsippany Hills High School boys basketball team opened the 2018-19 season with a 49-46 loss at West Morris on Friday, Dec. 14. The Vikings led 39-33 through three quarters, but a 16-7 final period gave the Wolfpack the three-point win. Jason Reid led Par Hills with 12 ...

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MONTCLAIR, NJ -- The Columbia girls basketball team rallied late, but couldn't overcome an early deficit in a 52-41 loss to Montclair Immaculate on opening night Friday on the road. The Cougars fell behind, 34-20, at halftime before making a run in the second half. Gia Gillens scored 10 points ...

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