Sports

March 10, 2019

BELMAR, NJ — For Lucas Revano of Belmar, nothing could top winning his first state high school wrestling championship — except winning his second. The Camden Catholic High School senior reached that pinnacle on March 2 when he won the 145-pound title in the NJSIAA Wrestling State Tournament in ...

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BELMAR, NJ — It’s been two decades since a wrestler from a Monmouth County high school won a state championship. But all that changed last weekend when Bella Serrano of Belmar took the mat in the NJSIAA Wrestling State Tournament in Atlantic City. Not only did the Manasquan High School senior ...

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BELMAR, NJ — The spotlight shined on the Belmar Elementary School’s championship-winning boys soccer team one more time, as the borough council last night recognized its achievement. In presenting the 20-member team with a proclamation of recognition, Councilman Thomas Brennan, who is the ...

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BELMAR, NJ — For Belmar Elementary School eighth-grader Tyler Lisko, it’s been an achievement in the making for four years — emerging as the winner in the Middle School Cross Country Meet of Champions. With a time of 8:34 over a 1½-mile course, the 13-year-old was the first to cross the finish ...

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BELMAR, NJ — Belmar Elementary School’s championship-winning boys soccer team ruled Main Street yesterday. With dozens of students gathered on the sidewalk in front of the school on November 2, many holding handmade congratulatory signs, two Belmar fire trucks came roaring by with the players ...

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BELMAR, NJ — The Belmar Elementary School’s boys soccer team has captured the Monmouth County Athletic League’s championship, ending its season undefeated with a 1-0 win yesterday over Spring Lake Heights. Ever Mendoza scored the only goal in the win on November 1, while goalie Rory Mather put ...

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BELMAR, NJ — Open gym featuring basketball, dodgeball and indoor soccer for children will be held every Wednesday and Thursday afternoon at the Belmar recreation gymnasium. From 3:15 to 4:30 p.m., third- to fifth-graders will take over the gym on Wednesdays and sixth- to eighth-graders will call ...

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BELMAR, NJ — Online registration for Belmar Recreation’s youth basketball league will continue through October 31 and can be made by clicking here. Per-person costs are $55 for students in second through eighth grade for the 2018-2019 season, and $35 for kindergarten and first-grade clinics that ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ — Fans going to Scarlet Knights football games will find a long list of ways to improve their game day this year, from the convenience of digital tickets, to opportunities for sideline passes to bottomless popcorn buckets, or maybe a healthier BBQ chicken and mushroom ...

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FLUSHING, NY — Throughout the past decade, New Jersey has produced copious baseball talent at the major league level. There are currently 19 New Jersey natives in the league, a number that is higher than it’s ever been.  "We got a lot of good guys and we represent where we’re from,” said the New ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ — Collectors can own a unique piece of New York Yankees history if they attend Joe Bodnar’s Sports Memorabilia Auction this weekend and are willing to dig deep in to their pockets. A pair of cleats worn by former New York Yankees relief pitcher Sparky Lyle in the early 1970s will ...

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ELMONT, NY — Triple Crown winner Justify came out of his stall to meet the media bright and bouncing on the morning after his gate-to-wire win in the 150th running of the Belmont Stakes. When asked to assess his colt's win, Hall of Fame trainer Bob Baffert reported, “We were watching replays of ...

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OCEANPORT, NJ — Monmouth Park is ready to open a sports book. That is not news. Track management has been working on a sports book area in a no longer used cafeteria area in the rear of the grandstand for months. The news is: On May 14, the U.S. Supreme Court struck down a federal ban on race ...

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NEW YORK — As baseball approaches the April 15 anniversary of Jackie Robinson’s breaking the color barrier, a new book, Babe Ruth - A Superstar’s Legacy by Jerry Amernic, makes the case that The Bambino never got the coveted opportunity to become a big-league manager for fear that he might push for ...

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BELMAR, NJ — “To all the male women’s basketball haters, y’all can get in the kitchen and make us a sandwich now, thanks.” That’s what Belmar’s Marina Mabrey told the Twitterverse after she helped lead the University of Notre Dame women’s basketball team to the 2018 NCAA National Championship win ...

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