Sports

May 14, 2021

MORRISTOWN, NJ -- Senior Anthony Gonzalez made it look easy in pitching Chatham into the quarterfinal round of the Morris County Tournament on Friday at Harry Shatel Field. The right-hander took a no-hitter into the sixth inning and finished with a two-hitter as No. 22 seed Chatham upended No. 6 ...

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FLORHAM PARK, NJ -- Maddy Peckham shot a 46 over the front nine at the Pinch Brook Golf Club in leading Chatham to a 190 to 198 girls golf victory over Parsippany on Thursday. Claire Nowikas carded a 47 and Jorah Burns scored a 48 for Chatham (11-0). Burns carded a birdie during her round, her ...

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WEST ORANGE, NJ -- Chatham was forced to take the good with the bad in its lacrosse game against Seton Hall Prep and, unfortunately for the Cougars, all the bad happened in the second half of its 10-5 loss at Porcello Field on Thursday. The Cougars looked as though they were poised to ruin Seton ...

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RIDGEWOOD, NJ -- Senior attack Haley Riabov fired in five goals and senior middie Sophie Straka registered four goals, two assists, three ground balls and three draw controls in Chatham's 16-9 girls lacrosse win over Ridgewood on Thursday. Sophomore attack Ashley Kiernan produced six points for ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ -- Owen Walewander doubled to key a three-run rally in the first inning and sophomore left-hander Ryan Barry pitched six strong innings in Chatham's 5-2 baseball win against Morristown on Thursday in a regular-season matchup. Chatham (3-8) will return to play Morristown (3-6), 4 ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - Four years from now, an assessment can be made about the accuracy of Chatham girls track coach Gianna Parlavecchio's prediction for freshman runner Ella Spina. "She wants to be the best," Parlavecchio said. "She has that drive about her. She can only go forward from here. I could ...

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CHATHAM, NJ -- The Chatham boys 1600 relay team of Ryan Beegle, Alex Krack, Finn Grosso and Sam Ellis set a school record in placing first at the Morris County Relays on Wednesday at Randolph High. Chatham finished fifth overall with 36 points behind Randolph, Delbarton, Morris Hills and Mount ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ - The 2021 Chatham girls track & field team made history by winning its first-ever Morris County Relays championship Wednesday at Randolph High. Chatham's sprint relays led the way as the Cougars finished in the top three in every speed event. The sprint medley placed second ...

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CHATHAM, NJ -- In his sixth year as the Chatham softball coach, Brian Figueiredo has come to expect a mid-season slump. That's why Figueiredo told the team after its fourth straight loss, 7-1 to Roxbury on "Senior Day" Wednesday, that he was giving them Thursday off from softball so that they ...

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CHATHAM, NJ -- Chatham won every match in straight sets in scoring a 5-0 win vs. Mendham on Wednesday at Colony Courts. Freshman Joseph Yang was inserted to play third singles for Chatham (9-3) and won his match 6-1, 6-2.

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CHATHAM, NJ -- After playing its first nine games on the road, the Chatham baseball team finally got a chance to play a home game. Unfortunately for the Cougars, the opponent was a Pope John team, ranked No. 8 in the state by NJ.com. Lions catcher Jimmy Brennan finished the day with six RBI in ...

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MADISON, NJ -- Senior attack Haley Riabov scored four goals and was credited with two assists and three ground balls in Chatham's 14-3 girls lacrosse win vs. Madison on Tuesday. Sophomore attack Ashley Kiernan contributed three goals, an assist and two ground balls for Chatham (8-1), which ...

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CHATHAM, NJ -- JP Allen and Jamie Eckles won their second doubles match to give Chatham its only points in a 4-1 boys tennis setback to undefeated Pingry on Tuesday at Colony Courts.        

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RANDOLPH, NJ -- Senior shortstop Kayla Friedman singled, doubled and scored a run for Chatham in its 5-2 softball setback to Randolph on Tuesday. Friedman and Sophie Koehler scored in the top of the first when Chatham (8-5) moved to a 2-0 lead. Koehler and Marea Bley each knocked in a run for ...

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WAYNE, NJ -- When Cole Ekert dropped in a 20-foot putt for a birdie on the first hole, he had the jump-start he needed, and he rode a hot putter through the first nine holes of his championship round on Tuesday. The Chatham High senior was under par at the turn and finished with a 3-under-par 67 ...

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CHATHAM, NJ -- The Chatham boys lacrosse team has been so reliant on its defensive mindset this season that even the Cougars on the offensive end have joined the pack. Senior attack James Platek dislodged the ball from a Ridge defender and scooped up the ground ball, setting up the possession ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ -- Chatham's 4x400 of Ryan Beegle, Ted Joel, Patrick Grosso and Sean Dutton won the final event of the meet, and Joel and Kaye Stevenson finished 1-2, respectively, in the long jump to give the Cougars the decisive points in their 74-66 track win over Montville on Monday. The final ...

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CHATHAM, NJ -- Senior Cole Ekert shot a three-under-par 33, pacing the undefeated Chatham boys golf team to a 159 to 162 win vs. Delbarton at the Fairmount Country Club on Monday. David McNamara shot a 41 and Timmy Triano carded a 42 for Chatham (7-0).  

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CHATHAM, NJ - Jenna Devens hit a home run and also pitched a two-hitter in leading Parsippany to a 5-0 softball win vs. Chatham on Monday at Shunpike Field. Kayla Friedman and Sophie Koehler had the base hits for Chatham (8-4). Julia Yukniewicz struck out eight and walked one in pitching the ...

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MENDHAM, NJ -- After taking the lead in a game that had to be suspended because of a downpour in the second inning on Saturday, Chatham baseball coach Todd Leathers came back to finish the game on Sunday with a pitcher who he knew could hang the opposing batters out to dry. Senior John Kowalczyk ...

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CHATHAM, NJ -- The rain falling from the sky was the least of Chatham's worries when it met Summit on Saturday. What was happening on the ground was what put a wet blanket on Chatham's upset bid against undefeated Summit, ranked No. 2 in the state by NJ.com. The Hilltoppers picked up 22 ground ...

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MENDHAM, NJ -- Senior midfielder Sophie Straka collected two goals, an assist, seven ground balls, six draw controls and forced three turnovers in leading Chatham to an 8-6 girls lacrosse victory over Mendham on Saturday. Callie Riabov and Kayleigh Coughlin netted two goals apiece for Chatham ...

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MENDHAM, NJ - The Chatham baseball team will be batting with the bases loaded and two outs in the top of the second inning at Mendham when play resumes 1 p.m. Sunday in preliminary-round action of the Morris County Tournament. The Cougars held a 4-1 lead when play was suspended by rain on ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ -- Ryan Beegle, Finn Grosso, Greg Himstreet and Sam Ellis set a new Chatham school record in winning the 4x1600 relay in 18:21.43 the Randolph Relays on Saturday. The old school mark of 18:23.45 was established by Matt Stasiukevicius, Bo Radaam, Liam Cadden, and Colin Logsdon in ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ -- The Chatham girls track & field team won the Large School A Division of the Randolph Relays, placing first in the 4x200, 4x800, the Sprint Medley and the Shuttle Hurdles on Saturday. Ella Spina, Maya Lee, Sophia Lally and Jess Vespasiano won the 4x200 relay in 1:49.83 for ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ - The Cougars switched up its singles players with senior Dennis Isak moving up to first singles in place of Pedro Cattaruzzi, who was rested, in Chatham's 5-0 boys tennis match against Randolph on Friday. Isak won his match, 6-3, 6-1 and Jyotil Rai won 6-1, 6-4 in moving up to ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ - Chatham's 4x100 relay team of Ted Joel, Ryan Arias, Mikey DePasquale and Luke Pike clocked 47.4 to take first place and help the Cougars win the Sophomore Division of the Morris County Frosh/Soph Relays held at Randolph High on Thursday. Chatham also won the combined frosh/soph ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ -- Freshman right-hander Trent Jenks pitched a three-hitter, striking out seven and walking one as the Chatham baseball team won its first game of the season, 4-2, over Montville on Thursday. Jenks allowed three singles and did not give up an earned run in his 91-pitch performance ...

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CHATHAM, NJ -- The Chatham boys tennis team won every set in sweeping visiting Sparta, 5-0, on Thursday at Colony Courts. Jyotil Rai won all 12 games of his match at third singles for Chatham (7-2).      

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POMPTON PLAINS, NJ - Junior co-captain Claire Nowikas shot a career-best 42, garnering four pars in her nine-hole round, to lead the undefeated Chatham girls golf team to its 10th win, 202 to 220 over Pequannock at the Sunset Valley Golf Course on Thursday. Junior co-captain Maddy Peckham carded ...

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