Walsh Leads Chatham to Second Place at Dodgertown Relays

John Walsh placed in hurdles, long jump and high jump for Chatham at Dodgertown Relays Credits: TAP Chatham

MADISON, NJ - Senior John Walsh was part of the winning shuttle hurdles relay team and also teamed up to place second in the high jump and long jump relays, leading Chatham to a second-place finish at the Dodgertown Relays on Saturday.

Chatham earned 47 points, placing second overall behind Livingston with 55 points.

The team of Walsh, Devesh Dajee, Harris Eisenhardt and Phil Heller clocked 1:07.47 to win the shuttle hurdles.

Varsity medal winners included: 4 X 100:  5th place;  team of Noah Walsh, James Langan, Harris Eisenhardt, Phil Heller:  46.53; 4 X 200:  4th place;  team of N. Walsh, Langan, Eisenhardt and Heller: 1:37.85; 4 X 400:  6th;  team of James Langan, Hunter Stusnick, Steve Bondurich, Noah Walsh3:50; Distance Medley:  4th place;  team of Dominic Vernazza, Steve Bondurich, Kevin Gesell, Parth Shah: 10:53.26; Sprint Medley:  3rd place;  team of Kevin Gesell, Dominic Vernazza, John Walsh, Nick Ferrone: 3:43; High Jump:  2nd;  team of John Walsh, Harris Eisenhardt: 11ft., 4 inches; Long Jump; 2nd;  team of John Walsh and Nick Ferrone;  39 ft, 2.25 inches;
Triple Jump;  4th;  team of Dylan Ott and Jason Alexis;  75 ft, .75 inches

Junior Varsity:

Distance Medley;  2nd;  team of Liam Hynes, Luke Malanga, Chris Schneider, Tanner Pentony12:04; 4 X 200:  2nd;  team of Devesh Dajee, Nick Ferrone, Dylan Ott, Jaylen Haye;  1:39.52

TAP Into Another Town's News:

Sign Up for E-News


A Week at the Library of The Chathams Monday, February 19 – Sunday, February 25, 2018


By Galina Natenzon

Friends of the Library are continuing their book collection in preparation for Annual Book Sale.  Kids are off from school on Monday for Presidents’ Day – bring them to the library!  We have plenty for them to do.  For adults, Professor Licklider’s second lecture on North Korea will take place on Tuesday.  The ...

Imagine a Chatham Toboggan Ride from the Top of Fairmount Avenue to Main Street

Did you know….
there was a time when Chatham kids could ice skate from downtown Chatham all the way to Florham Park? And that a toboggan ride could last from the top of Fairmount Avenue down to Main Street and beyond?

Those were the days!

This was back in the early to mid-1900s. The Passaic River meandered through grassy meadows and woods on the north side of Chatham. The marshy ...


February 20, 2018

To the Editor,

I told my daughter I needed to write about gun violence. Know what she told me? “Mom, be sure you’re not too polarizing. People won’t listen.” She’s right. At age eleven she’s figured out that we adults need to be reminded how to speak to one another in order to fix a problem. But I have hope and belief that we can fix that discourse in our ...


AtlantiCast: Episode 12

On this week’s episode of AtlantiCast, decade of excellence makes headlines, as Atlantic Health’s place on Fortune Magazine’s 100 Best Companies to Work For List leads off the newest episode of AtlantiCast. Also on this week’s show, check out the newest “hybrid” operating room at Morristown Medical Center and find out how Atlantic Health is helping local ...

Adults Who Interact With Teens Offered Free Youth Mental Health First Aid Training

February 23, 2018

With teenage suicide rates on an upswing, a barrage of tragedies in the news, and the heightened pressures of adolescence in a media-frenzied world, it’s more important than ever for caring adults to know how to intervene effectively.

Morris County again this year is funding Youth Mental Health First Aid training through NewBridge Services for adults who regularly interact with children ...