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Verona High School Dismisses Volleyball Coaching Staff After Record Season

February 22, 2018

VERONA, NJ - TAPinto Verona/Cedar Grove has learned from a reliable source that Verona head volleyball coach Jeff Stiefbold and assistant coach Scott Stiefbold have been dismissed from their coaching posts at Verona High School.  Under the Stiefbolds, the Verona girls volleyball team had a historic 31-1 season that earned them the Divisional, County, Sectional and Group 1 State ...

Two Bloomfield Wrestlers Place in District 9 Tournament

Philipsburg, N.J. - Two Bloomfield Bengals placed in the District 9 wrestling tournament yesterday. Senior Danel Felix placed 3rd in the 132lbs. weight class. Junior Xavier Gulley placed 2nd in the 285lbs. weight class. Both wrestlers now move on the regions which take place in West Orange starting Wednesday. The top 4 place winners in each weight class there then move on to Atlantic City the ...

New Law Requires Amateur Sports Organizations To Report Sexual Abuse

WASHINGTON, D.C. — . – Senate Bill 534, Protecting Young Victims from Sexual Abuse and Safe Sport Authorization Act of 2017 was signed into law on Jan. 14, 2018, effective immediately.

The bill imposes a duty on amateur sports organizations, including US Equestrian and its members, to report suspected sex-abuse to local or federal law enforcement or to a ...

Bloomfield Baseball Senior Standout Emmanuel Corporan Commits to FDU

BLOOMFIELD, NJ - As the sun begins to rise upon the 2018 baseball season, Bloomfield High School senior standout Emmanuel Corporan has committed to play college ball next year at Fairleigh Dickinson University in Teaneck.

Corporan is a three-year varsity starter at Bloomfield High School under FDU Baseball Hall of Famer Mike Policastro.  Policastro, in his 23rd year coaching ...

Missed Traveling to the Winter Olympics? Good News You Can Still Watch the Opening Ceremony

TAPinto Travels - The opening ceremony for the XXIII Winter Olympic Games in Pyeongchang starts at 8PM KT on Friday which is 6AM EST.  

Do not fret!  Although, Korea is 14 hours after EST and the opening ceremony is at the early hours of our rush hour, you will still be able to see them.  NBC will rebroadcast the opening ceremony during our prime time TV ...

Montclair State University Student Heads to the Olympics

MONTCLAIR, NJ - Isadora Williams will be competing in the 2018 Winter Olympics held in Pyeongchang, South Korea, in February for Brazil.

The Montclair State University student, who first competed in the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, learned to skate at the age of 5. 

“It was honestly a dream come true to compete in Sochi,” Williams told the Montclairion. “As a ...

Boys Basketball: Verona Topples Glen Ridge

GLEN RIDGE, NJ - Joey Zecchino put 18 points on the board, including four 3-pointers, to lead the Verona Hillbillies  Boys Basketball team to a 49-33 victory over Glen Ridge on the road Saturday.

Verona dominated the first half, outscoring Glen Ridge 23-10.  The Ridgers had a 16-12 run in the third, but it was not enough to overcome the Hillbillies decisive ...

Somerville: Immaculata’s Tashawn Bower (’13) Heads to NFL Conference Final with Vikings teammates

SOMERVILLE, NJ – Just five years removed from an outstanding football career at Immaculata High School, defensive end Tashawn Bower and his Minnesota Vikings teammates are one step away from Super Bowl LII, thanks to what has been dubbed the “Minnesota Miracle.”

It was to be the final play of the game; the Vikings were on the short end of a 24-23 score in last Sunday’s ...

N.J. State Golf Association Unveils Hall of Fame

The New Jersey State Golf Association, with 118 years of golf history behind it, is proud to announce the formation of the NJSGA Hall of Fame.

The inaugural class boasts the most prominent names in that 118-year period including both famed players and those who have made a unique and lasting impact on the game of golf.

Among those honored are professionals Byron Nelson, Johnny Farrell and ...

U.S. United States Golf Association Junior Amateur to be Held at Baltusrol July 16-21

SPRINGFIELD, NJ - The United States Golf Association (USGA) officially announced its 2018 Championship Schedule on Tuesday and can you guess which golf course is back in the USGA mix?

You guessed it: Springfield’s own Baltusrol Golf Club.

The 71st U.S. Junior Amateur Championship will be held on both the Lower and Upper Courses, July 16th-21st.  Both courses will be used ...

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Young Montclair Dolphins Swimmers Shine at NJ State Championships

February 12, 2018

This past weekend was a chance for the youngest members of the YMCA of Montclair Dolphins swim team to shine, as they turned in fantastic performances at the state championships.

At the YMCA championships for swimmers ages 8 and under on Feb. 4 at Raritan Valley Community College, 13 Dolphins competed in events ranging from the 25 freestyle to the 100 intermediate medley. They were joined by ...