Sports

September 22, 2018

CHATHAM, NJ - If there was any doubt about the enthusiasm the 2018 Chatham football team is generating in town, it was put to rest in the home opener on Saturday. The parking lot at Cougar Field had to be closed down because it had reached capacity and there was plenty of excitement generated on ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - The first sign that it was going to be a good day for the Chatham girls soccer team came in the seventh minute of action. Sophie Straka won a ball at the end line and cut it back to Jen Olnowich, who finished her chance for the early lead in the Morris County Tournament preliminary ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Olivia Graham scored to give Morristown a 1-0 field hockey win over Chatham on Friday. Chatham is 3-2 on the season.  

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - When the Chatham boys soccer team got off the bus at Ryan Family Field to play Delbarton on Thursday, one starter had his arm in a sling and two others were limping with foot fractures. It would have been understandable if the Cougars were overwhelmed by undefeated Delbarton, ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Senior right side Delfine Greeve collected two kills, two blocks, three digs and two service aces in Chatham's 25-18, 25-13 girls volleyball win over Morristown on Thursday. Senior outside Mary Williams knocked down three kills, and had a block and five digs for Chatham, which ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - Goalie Calli Snyder registered eight saves for Chatham in its 3-0 girls soccer loss to Randolph on Thursday at Haas Field.

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CHESTER, NJ - Elana Tognola and Tori Ankel won the decisive third set at first doubles to help Chatham sweep past West Morris, 5-0, on Thursday. Singles players Lana DePasquale, Libby White and Cameron Sims each won in straight sets for Chatham (3-0), as did the Lady Cougars' second-doubles ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - The Chatham football team is still working on balancing out the run and pass production of its offense in the early part of the season. But Cougar head coach Dan Czepiga didn't mind that his offense leaned toward the running game last Friday at Millburn. All the equilibrium he ...

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MORRIS PLAINS, NJ - Freshman striker Audrey Van Wie scored the first two goals of her varsity career in Chatham's 4-2 girls soccer victory over Parsippany Hills on Tuesday. Midfielder Grace Van Sciver contributed a goal and an assist for Chatham, which received a goal from Meredith Enslow and ...

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ROCKAWAY, NJ - Sophomore setter Brenda Jaroker collected 15 assists, three digs and a kill for Chatham in its 25-17, 26-24 girls volleyball loss to Morris Hills on Tuesday.  

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RANDOLPH, NJ - Charlotte Hamilton and Lauren Mumby each collected a goal and an assist to pace Chatham to a 4-1 field hockey victory over Randolph on Monday. Sophia Lally and Annie Leverich contributed a goal apiece for the Lady Cougars.

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MORRIS PLAINS, NJ - Senior captain Yuwen Zhang led Chatham with a time of 17:50 as the Cougars boys cross-country team defeated Mount Olive, 19 to 44, on Monday at Greystone Park. "Running as a pack, the team was able to overwhelm the opposition taking 13 of the first 14 spots," Chatham coach ...

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MENDHAM, NJ - Sara Szalay had four kills and Eliza Kaye had a kill and three blocked shots for Chatham in its 25-12, 25-15 girls volleyball loss at Mendham on Monday.    

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FLANDERS, NJ - The undefeated Chatham boys soccer team won its fifth straight game, but lost a key player when senior midfielder Nick DiMaggio suffered a broken collarbone in the Cougars' 3-0 decision over Mount Olive on Monday. Junior Marlon Kripzak converted two penalty kicks and junior Nick ...

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MADISON, NJ - Nancy Stepanian won the Madison Golf Club Women's Flight A Championship over runner-up Alice Schedlbauer on Sunday. Both women are Chatham residents.

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CHATHAM, NJ - New York Jets rookie quarterback Sam Darnold will make his only public signing appearance of the year at 257 Main Street in Chatham on Tuesday, Oct. 16. Darnold will signing autographs on photos and memorabilia from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. For advanced tickets and more information ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ - Junior midfielder Marlon Kripzak put away a penalty kick for the first goal and senior striker Aedan Joel scored in the closing seconds to lead the undefeated Chatham boys soccer team to its fourth straight win, 2-0 over Randolph on Saturday. Joel drew the foul that preceded the ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - It hardly matters that the scoreboard at Haas Field is currently out of commission. The Chatham girls soccer team hasn't been able to light it up much recently. Dating back to the second half of its Sept. 7 tie with Mendham, Chatham has gone more than 200 consecutive minutes ...

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MILLBURN, NJ - Cougar Nation started chanting his name "Schell, Schell, Schell" in the first half. The crowd continued to call out his name after the halftime break. And Chatham coach Dan Czepiga also kept calling Peter Schelling's name on run plays, as the junior rushed the ball 29 times ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - Junior libero Eesha Nagpal piled up 57 digs for undefeated Chatham in a 2-1 girls volleyball win over New Providence on Friday. Nagpal produced 44 percent of the 129 digs Chatham (5-0) had in its 25-20, 24-26, 25-18 win. Senior outside Sara Szalay contributed 28 digs and five ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - Senior outside Sara Szalay came through with nine kills, seven service aces, 24 digs and an assist as Chatham came back from a set down to score a 2-1 girls volleyball win over Montville on Thursday. Chatham (4-0) dropped the first set, 23-25, before pulling out consecutive sets of ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - His Chatham teammates encouraged Miles Robertson to have his say in the post-game huddle, but it was something he was reluctant to do. The shy Chatham sophomore already had done all his talking on the field, coming off the bench to set up the first goal by Nick Suter in the ...

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MORRIS PLAINS, NJ - Senior Alex Williams clocked 16:52, placing fourth overall as Chatham opened the boys cross-country season with losses to American Division foes on Wednesday at Greystone Park. In the varsity race, Chatham was edged by Morris Hills, 20-41; Mendham 18-41, and Pope John, ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - Coaches often make the observation that certain senior athletes have matured and grown into their roles as leaders. When it comes to Nick DiMaggio, it's obvious that the Chatham soccer player has grown physically, sprouting four inches in height over the summer. That maturation ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - Senior forward Julia Mueller produced two goals and an assist, leading Chatham to a 3-2 field hockey victory over Mendham on Wednesday at Haas Field. Avery Buckman also scored for Chatham (2-0), which received five saves from Sarah McCabe. Annie Leverich and Alexa Lee were each ...

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MORRIS PLAINS, NJ - Mary Williams knocked down seven kills and Sara Szalay hit six service aces and came up with nine digs in pacing the Chatham girls volleyball team past Parsippany Hills, 2-0, on Wednesday. Chatham libero Eesha Nagpal finished with 16 digs and four service aces.  

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HACKENSACK, NJ - Chatham fencers Darren Yen and Marshall Hong earned medals competing in the Division 1-A division of the Albert Chikayev Memorial ROC tournament held over the weekend in Fairleigh Dickinson University's Rothman Center. Yen placed second and Hong finished eighth.  

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CHATHAM, NJ - Dan Czepiga's debut as the Chatham football coach wasn't about the final score. It was more about how the Cougars handled adversity against, perhaps, the best team on its schedule - Mount Olive. Czepiga's team left the field on the short end of a 35-9 score against Mount Olive on ...

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SUCCASUNNA, NJ - Anthony Scerbo clocked 17:26 to earn eighth place and Sam Viola clocked 17:27 for ninth place, pacing the Chatham boys cross-country team in the Future 4 race Saturday at the Roxbury Invitational. Future 4 (Varsity--3.1 mile  (5000 meters) 3rd place Anthony Scerbo:  ...

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CHESTER, NJ - Sophomore midfielder Charlotte Hamilton scored two goals in the second half as Chatham rallied for a 2-1 field hockey win over West Morris in its season opener on Saturday. Senior forward Lauren Mumby was credited with an assist for Chatham. Emily Hoskin scored to give West Morris ...

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