Sports

November 9, 2019

MILWAUKEE, WISC. - Chatham's Marshall Hong took 8th place out of 273 competitors at the Junior Men's Saber, USA Fencing NAC tournament held Friday. Hong was the only cadet fencer to gain a place in the top eight and earned an A rating for 2019.  

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COLONIA, NJ - Chatham came into the second round of the NJSIAA Group 3 state girls volleyball tournament as the No. 18 seed and the decided underdog on the road against No. 2 seed Colonia. The Cougars departed the tournament as the team that pushed Colonia, the No. 11-ranked team in the state by ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - Senior Chatham football player Peter Schelling is the No. 1 high school kick returner in the nation, according to national statistics compiled by MaxPreps. Schelling owns a 48.5 kickoff return average in his 11 returns, which places him ahead of C.J. Ratliff of New Lexington, Ohio, ...

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MENDHAM, NJ - If next season's crop of seniors carries on what the 2019 Cougar football seniors started this season, Chatham football will be just fine. Chatham closed out its second season under coach Dan Czepiga by winning two of its last three games and playing out the season to the very last ...

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MOORESTOWN, NJ - Junior setter Brenda Jaroker had 15 assists and senior middle Laura Macri collected six kills, two blocks and two digs in Chatham's 25-23, 25-6 girls volleyball win at Moorestown in the opening round of the NJSIAA Group 3 state tournament on Monday. No. 18 seed Chatham (15-9) ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - Chatham football coach Dan Czepiga dubbed his team the "Road Warriors" this season, with all three of the team's wins coming away from Cougar Field in 2019. Chatham (3-6) will try to close out its season with its third straight road win, 7 p.m. Wednesday when it travels to meet ...

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MIDDLETOWN, NJ - Chatham got to experience what November field hockey feels like on Friday afternoon. It was a bittersweet finish for the second-seeded Cougars, a 1-0 loss to top-seeded Middletown South in the NJSIAA North Jersey, Section 2, Group 3 state final. Kayla Freibott's goal off a ...

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EAST HANOVER, NJ - During the course of the 2019 season there might have been times that the Chatham football team wished it could get some extra help from on high. As it turned out, that moment came Friday night when the coaches overlooking the field from the booth made the call down to head ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - After playing one of the best games of his Chatham High football career, senior defensive end Jeremy Pollard had one of his CHS teachers quoting him in school. Following the win, Pollard had touted his ability to "ball out" during the game. "To me, 'ball out' means working as a ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - The wet weather contributed to a dreary end of the season for the Chatham boys soccer team on Tuesday with a 1-0 home loss to West Morris in the opening round of the state tournament at Cougar Field. "It was a tough one," Chatham coach Mark Maka said. "We just couldn't find that ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - Senior Laura Macri collected seven kills, a block, four digs and two service aces in helping Chatham  score a 25-5, 25-12 girls volleyball win over Johnson on Tuesday. Lauren Burke contributed eight kills and six digs for Chatham, which received three kills, four digs and 15 ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - In the first half of Chatham's field hockey state sectional semifinal on Tuesday, junior forward Alexa Lee was "hidden" behind the Colts Neck defense. "In the beginning, she was hiding a little bit and we talked to her and said you really have to show yourself to be exposed to ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - As an ice hockey goalie with a reputation for excellence at the position, Chatham senior Jen Olnowich can certainly relate to what a standout performance in goal can mean to a girls soccer team. Olnowich was reminded of the effects of a hot goalie on Monday when Summit ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - Senior Daniel Witthuser converted a pass from classmate Marlon Kripzak in overtime, lifting the Chatham boys soccer team to a 2-1 victory over Mount Olive on "Senior Day" held Saturday at Cougar Field. Senior Ian Kagan scored for Chatham off a feed from senior Jameson Shi in the ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - Lauren Burke came up with nine kills, nine digs, two blocks and a service ace in boosting Chatham to a 24-22, 17-25, 25-22 girls volleyball win over Pope John on Friday. Brenda Jaroker collected three kills, 19 assists and four service aces for Chatham, which received nine kills ...

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HACKETTSTOWN, NJ - After losing two straight games at home by lopsided shutout scores, Chatham football fans had to be wondering what was in store for them Friday night when Hackettstown scored a touchdown just 27 seconds into the game. But that turned out to be the only downside to this game as ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - Jameson Shi believes that what he's experienced on the soccer field at Chatham High will stay with him throughout his future. "There are a lot of lessons I can take from soccer and apply it to the rest of my life. There have been ups and downs," the senior said. "One lesson is just ...

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MORRIS PLAINS, NJ - Sam Ellis place first in 17:33, leading the Chatham JV boys cross-country team to a first-place finish at the Morris County Championships held Wednesday at Greystone. The win marked the third straight first-place finish for the Chatham JVs, following wins at the Manhattan ...

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MORRIS PLAINS, NJ - Ally Franz ran a season-best time of 20:18 to gain 18th place and help the Chatham girls cross-country team finish eighth out of 21 teams competing at the Morris County Championships held Wednesday at Greystone. The Chatham varsity, missing two of its top five runners, ...

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MORRIS PLAINS, NJ - Senior Alec Gironda clocked 16:07, good for seventh place overall, in leading the Chatham boys cross-country team to second place at the Morris County Championships held Wednesday at Greystone. Chatham ended with 88 points, second only to Mendham, which had 56 points. The ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - The Chatham boys soccer team won't get another crack at undefeated Delbarton, ranked No. 1 in the state by NJ.com, this season after its 4-2 loss to the Green Wave on Tuesday at rainy Cougar Field. But the third loss to the Green Wave in 2019 may have provided some hope for next ...

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MOUNTAIN LAKES, NJ - Junior setter Brenda Jaroker produced 18 assists and four service aces in leading Chatham to a 25-10, 25-20 girls volleyball victory on Tuesday. Laura Macri ended with six kills, four service aces, a block and a dig for Chatham (12-9).

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CHATHAM, NJ - Senior goalie Callie Snyder came up with nine saves to preserve a scoreless tie for Chatham in a girls soccer game against Randolph on "Senior Day" Tuesday at Haas Field. "Created some good chances but couldn't finish them off," Chatham coach Gary Adair said. "Defended very well ...

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PATERSON, NJ - Laura Macri and Eesha Nagpal each had six kills and Brenda Jaroker collected 17 assists and four service aces in Chatham's 2507, 25-12 girls volleyball win over Paterson Arts and Science on Monday

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CHATHAM, NJ - The way things have gone at Cougar Field this season for the Chatham football team, the fact that the Cougars will play on the road at Hackettstown Friday night has to be considered good news. Cougar Nation came to cheer their classmates on during "Cougar Night", but there was ...

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KINNELON, NJ - Junior Lauren Burke knocked down nine kills and made 10 digs for Chatham in a 2-0 girls volleyball setback to Kinnelon on Saturday in the Morris County Tournament quarterfinals. Junior setter Brenda Jaroker collected a kill, nine digs and 16 assists in the 26-24, 25-17 loss for ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - The Carillo boys and their father got ready to meet Giants legend Lawrence Taylor by watching a youtube video of his greatest hits on the football field Friday night. L.T. was at Legends Gallery in Chatham on Saturday afternoon to sign autographs and pose for photos. Chatham ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - There is evidence that the energizing atmosphere produced by the fans on "Cougar Night" can set the stage for some special moments on the field. Jameson Shi, Luke Haley and Marcel Kripzak buoyed that theory about Cougar Night as they all experienced memorable moments for the ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - On most nights, the frustration of a scoreless tie in a game that was dominated by Chatham in possession and scoring opportunities would feel like a loss rather than a tie. But the Chatham's girls soccer tie with Parsippany Hills on "Cougar Night" was viewed as a positive by coach ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - Chatham goalie Grace Zinn came up with five saves in helping preserve a 0-0 field hockey tie with Madison on "Cougar Night" Thursday at Cougar Field.

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