Sports

February 16, 2019

RANDOLPH, NJ - After it was over, Joe Gaba couldn't help but talk about the love for each other that he sees in his Chatham girls basketball team. "I've had 12 teams get to the MCT final four and this team shows more love for each other than any team I've coached," Gaba said. The bond that ...

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PERTH AMBOY, NJ – No. 1 Chatham proved too fast and too deep for Scotch Plains-Fanwood as the Cougars reclaimed the NJSIAA North Jersey 2, Group B sectional crown from the Raiders by a margin of 98-72 at the Raritan Bay YMCA in Perth Amboy Friday night. Scotch Plains-Fanwood took the opening ...

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UNION, NJ - When Charlotte Crutchlow scored to tie the game in the third period for Kent Place, the anxiety naturally heightened for the Chatham-Madison girls ice hockey team. "I told the girls to be calm and play their game and everything will be all right," Chatison coach Kevin Hannon said.

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CHATHAM, NJ - His Chatham track coaches talk about certain athletic qualities Anthony Scerbo possesses that can't be coached, such as his instincts when it comes to the end of a race. But last Sunday, Cougar coaches Patrick Barry and Nick DeSantis discovered that Scerbo could be coached with a ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - Sophomore guard Tess Ford dropped in a 3-pointer with 35 seconds left to give Chatham the lead for good in its 39-35 girls basketball victory over Mendham that clinched the conference title on Wednesday night. Shannon Donohoe threw the kick-out pass to Ford, who drained the ...

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MENDHAM, NJ - Junior forward E.J. Leskauskas scored 13 points for Chatham in its 52-46 double-overtime loss to Mendham on Wednesday night. Ryan Doherty scored 12 points for Chatham (7-16), which received three 3-pointers and nine points from Tim Fell. Mendham (12-9) pulled away by outscoring ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Observers of the Chatham boys ice hockey team might assume that the Cougars were down after their 1-0 loss to Randolph in the Mennen Cup semifinals on Wednesday night. But senior Colin Pierce refuses to waver from his belief that the current Chatham team can make a run in the ...

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LODI, NJ - Tess Ford led the way with 13 points for Chatham in a 45-39 girls basketball loss at Lodi Immaculate on Monday. Maddie Hartnett finished with 12 points and Carly Frohnapfel had 11 points for the Lady Cougars. Jariah Patterson scored a game-high 20 points for Lodi ...

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The Chatham Girls Swimming defeated Summit in the Sectional Semifinals on Monday, moving on to the finals against Scotch Plains Fanwood in the NJSIAA State Tournament. Sara Barrett placed first in the 200 Free; Hailey Harkins finished first in the 200 IM; Olivia Polemeni won the 50 and the 100 ...

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TOMS RIVER, NJ - Jessica Vespasiano anchored the winning 4x400 relay and also placed fourth in the 400-meter dash for Chatham at the NJSIAA North Jersey, Section 2, Group 3 track & field championships held Sunday in the Bennett Center. The Chatham girls finished seventh overall in the ...

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TOMS RIVER, NJ - Anthony Scerbo set a personal record in winning the 800-meter race at the NJSIAA North Jersey, Section 2, Group 3 indoor track meet, helping Chatham finish third as a team Sunday at the Bennett Center. Scerbo clocked 2:00.11 in winning the 800 while Cougar teammates Sam ...

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Chatham's 6th grade Blue girls basketball team went undefeated with a 14-0 record in winning the Jersey Basketball Association regular-season championship.  Members of the team included: Kiki Rooney, Ryan Bolger, Lauren Tracey, Ella von Doussa, Arden Alvarez, Ella Kreuzer, Mia Semoli, Riley ...

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ROCKAWAY, NJ - The message from Chatham coach Joe Gaba after his CHS girls basketball team defeated Montville in the quarterfinals of the Morris County Tournament was to enjoy the accomplishment. Top-seeded Chatham, the defending MCT champion. is headed back to the county semifinals for the ...

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LINDEN, NJ - Freshman Jack Konrad hit for nine straight strikes to open his second game, finishing with a 265 for Chatham at the NJSIAA North Jersey, Section 2, Group 2 bowling state tournament on Friday at Jersey Lanes. Chatham finished seventh in the section by knocking down 2,487 pins. St.

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CHATHAM, NJ - Andrew Bergman hit for 21 points and Ryan Doherty scored 18 points for Chatham in a 66-63 boys basketball setback to Delbarton on Thursday night. Jaedon Khubani hit three 3-pointers in scoring a game-high 26 points for Delbarton (14-3). The Green Wave hit nine 3-pointers in the ...

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DENVILLE, NJ - Junior guard Maddie Hartnett scored 15 points, pacing Chatham to a 42-32 girls basketball victory over Morris Knolls on Thursday. Chatham (15-4), the top seed in the Morris County Tournament, meets Montville 4:30 p.m. Saturday in the county quarterfinals at Morris Knolls High.

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - The ending hasn't always been great for the Chatham ice hockey team when it comes to matchups with Morristown-Beard in the Mennen Cup. In fact, the last two years of Mennen Cup play have been knock-out losses to the Crimson. But this year Brian Nall made it a night to celebrate ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - Early in the second period, one parent offered that she thought she was watching a boys ice hockey game. That's because it got a little more physical than the usual Chatham-Madison girls game when "Chatison" faced off with Pingry in the semifinal round of the Morris-Union Girls ...

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NEW YORK - Chatham's 4x200 team set a school record with the fastest Chatham Indoor Boys Track time of 1:35.31 in the Morris County Coaches Invitational held at Ocean Breeze on Monday. The team of Mike Culleton, Anthony Scerbo, Aedan Joel, and Sam Viola ran a time that was half a second faster ...

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NEW YORK - The Chatham shuttle hurdles team of Leila Kirton, Julia Piness, Melina Panagakos and Lauren Clark placed fourth in a time of 36.41 at the Morris County Invitational winter track and field meet held on Monday at Ocean Breeze. Other notable highlights for Chatham included Jessica ...

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CHESTER, NJ - Shannon Donohoe, a 6-1 junior, scored 17 points in powering Chatham to a 48-40 girls basketball victory over West Morris on Tuesday. Michaela Ford finished with 12 points and Tess Ford dropped in 10 for Chatham (14-4), which held a 29-15 lead at the halftime break.  

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CHATHAM, NJ - Andrew Bergman set the tone early with eight points in the opening quarter and was part of a big third-quarter surge that sent Chatham to a 62-41 boys basketball victory over Randolph on Tuesday. The 6-3 junior finished with a game-high 18 points and production like that inside is ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - The Chatham varsity paddle team won both boys and girls state championships on Sunday. A little more than 24 hours later, the team took its game to the Chatham Board of Education meeting, asking the BOE to fund the program. Paul Ivans, one of the founders of the program, said it ...

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PRINCETON, NJ - Jen Olnowich scored two goals and Molly Coyne was credited with three assists when the Chatham-Madison girls ice hockey team defeated Princeton Day, 4-1, last Wednesday. Chatison closed out the regular season with a 17-1-1 mark and received a bye for the Morris Union Girls Ice ...

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SOUTH ORANGE, NJ - Lauren Mumby, a senior field hockey player for Chatham, represented CHS at the National Girls and Women in Sport Day held at Seton Hall University on Sunday.  

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CHATHAM, NJ - The Chatham Hight Paddle team swept the first-ever NJ High School Paddle Team State Championships Sunday, winning both the Boys and Girls Divisions in the tournament played at Noe Pond and the Fairmount Country Club. The Chatham boys defeated Delbarton, 3-1, to win the Boys ...

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MOUNTAIN LAKES, NJ - The Cougars were part of a historic basketball event on Saturday, but it wasn't the kind they'll likely cherish since it knocked them from the Morris County Tournament. Mountain Lakes ended Chatham's three-year reign as Morris County Tournament Champion with a 49-38 decision ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - Top-seeded Chatham took a two-game losing streak into its opening game of the 2019 Morris County Tournament and coach Joe Gaba wanted to make sure there wasn't a letdown. Defending champion Chatham put visiting Pequannock on its heels with a full-court press that eased the Lady ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - The Chatham boys basketball team was in need of a confidence-booster heading into its Morris County Tournament matchup at No. 3 seed Mountain Lakes on Saturday.  The Cougars got the shot in the arm they needed on Thursday night with a convincing 48-32 win over Morristown. Junior ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Senior Colin Pierce converted a pass from Nick Meyer with 3:53 left in the third period to gain Chatham a 1-1 ice hockey tie with Northern Highlands on Thursday night at Mennen Sports Arena. Senior goalie Zach Pendergrast made 15 saves for Chatham (9-10-2). Northern Highlands ...

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