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October 18, 2019

CHATHAM, NJ - Senior Laura Macri knocked down 10 kills and junior setter Brenda Jaroker finished with two kills, 22 assists and five digs in Chatham's 2-1 girls volleyball win over Madison on Cougar Night held Thursday. Lauren Burke contributed eight kills, three blocks, 10 digs and two service ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - After spending three weeks in the Dominican Republic working on local health care projects over the summer, Cameron Sims realized that her problems as a sophomore at Chatham High School weren't that hard to overcome. "I really don't have any third-world problems," Sims said. "I ...

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MORRIS PLAINS, NJ - Senior Alec Gironda ran 16:21 to finish 10th in pacing the Chatham boys cross-country team to its best team average of the season, earning the Cougars fifth place in the Large School Division at the Northwest Jersey Athletic Conference Championships held Tuesday at Greystone ...

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MORRIS PLAINS, NJ - Senior Ally Franz placed 18th with a time of 20:50 in pacing the Chatham girls cross-country team to a fifth-place team finish in the Northwest Jersey Athletic Conference Championships on Tuesday at Greystone Park.  Chatham won the Freshman/Sophomore NJAC race with ...

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MILLBURN, NJ - Chatham freshman Nora Wiekert won her second-singles match in the Cougars' 4-1 girls tennis loss to Millburn in the NJSIAA North Jersey, Section 2, Group 3 state final played Tuesday.

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Senior Laura Macri led the way with eight kills, three blocks and five service aces in Chatham's 25-21, 25-15 girls volleyball win over Morristown on Tuesday.

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BRONX, N.Y. - Freshman Lauren Davis led the way for the Chatham JV girls cross-country team, which gained seventh place out of 23 teams competing at the Manhattan Invitational on Saturday. Ally Franz led Chatham in the varsity race with a time of 17:14. Davis ran 17:52 over the 2.5-mile course ...

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BRONX, N.Y. - Alec Gironda led the way with a 13:34 time, good for ninth place, in leading the Chatham boys cross-country team to a second-place team trophy in the D Division race at the Manhattan Invitational on Saturday. Chatham had an average time of 14:00 over the 4K course at Van Cortlandt ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - The undefeated Ridgefield High football team from Connecticut muscled its way past Chatham, 42-0, on Saturday for its fourth win of the season. For Chatham (1-5), the positive aspect is that it might serve as a tutorial on what it will face next Saturday when Parsippany Hills (4-2) ...

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ROCKAWAY, NJ - Lauren Burke knocked down nine kills and came up with 15 digs and setter Brenda Jaroker collected 16 assists, 11 digs, a block and a service ace in Chatham's 2-0 girls volleyball win over Morris Hills on Saturday. Chatham, the 11th seed, defeated No. 6 Morris Hills, 25-22, 25-21 ...

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BOONTON, NJ - The Chatham field hockey team came in as the underdogs as the No. 5 seed trying to upend the No. 1 team in the Morris County Tournament semifinal on Saturday at Boonton High. Chatham, on its heels defensively from the start, hung in until West Morris scored twice during a 38-second ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - It was a matchup the Chatham girls tennis team won pretty handily when the two teams met on Sept. 12. But the rematch, a 3-2 win over Scotch Plains in the NJSIAA North Jersey, Section 2, Group 3 state tournament semifinals, came with a few surprises on Friday at the Strand Tennis ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - Sophomore striker Gabe Toledo scored off a pass from senior Danny Witthuser with a minute left in overtime to give Chatham a 1-0 boys soccer victory over Morris Knolls on Thursday at Cougar Field. Chatham improves to 6-5-2. Peter Han came on to play goalie for the Cougars in the ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - Peter Schelling has something going for him that can't be taught. The Chatham running back can see the smallest opening on a football field and turn it into big yardage. "Pete will take a little sliver of an opening, a crack, and turn it into a giant play," Cougar left guard ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - It wasn't a case of getting off to a slow start or wilting under the pressure. It's just that to beat a team like Mendham, the Chatham girls volleyball team needed to play better than just good. Facing the powerful right arm of Mendham's Lauren Wilcock, the Cougars were within ...

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MENDHAM, NJ - James Jeffs scored a goal late in the first half and Mendham made it stand up in its 1-0 boys soccer victory over Chatham on Tuesday. Ian Kagan and Gabe Toledo made bids to tie the game with near-misses for Chatham (5-5-2) in the second half. Mendham is 4-7-1. Aidan Babovic ...

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MOUNTAIN LAKES, NJ - Olivia Larson redirected home a corner kick taken by Grace Van Sciver in the 60th minutes, culminating Chatham's rally from a two-goal deficit in the Cougars' 3-2 girls soccer win over Mountain Lakes on Tuesday. Mountain Lakes (9-4) held a 1-0 edge at the break and increased ...

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BOONTON, NJ - Senior forward Hailey Coates scored two goals in the second half, boosting No. 5 seed Chatham to a 2-1 field hockey victory over No. 4 seed Boonton in the quarterfinals of the Morris County Tournament on Tuesday. Alexa Lee was credited with an assist for Chatham (10-3), which ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - Chatham singles players Libby White, Nora Wiekert and Cameron Sims won their matches in straight sets as the Cougars swept West Morris, 5-0, in the NJSIAA North Jersey, Section 2, Group 3 state tournament quarterfinals on Monday at the Strand Tennis Center.

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CHATHAM, NJ - The Chatham girls volleyball team got its week off to a good start by easing past Passaic Arts and Science Charter in straight sets, 25-5, and 25-3, on Monday. The Cougars now turn their attention to a tough Mendham squad, a team they lost to earlier in the season, on Tuesday in a ...

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HOLMDEL, NJ - Ally Franz and Anna Van Wie led the Chatham girls cross-country team to sixth place with respective times of 21:42 and 21:46 in its Varsity C race at the Shore Coaches Invitational held Saturday at Holmdel Park. The Chatham varsity posted an average time of 22:36 on the hilly 5k ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Ivan Scotto and Brendan McSorley each scored a goal for undefeated Delbarton, ranked No. 1 by NJ.com and the top-seeded team in the Morris County Tournament, in its 2-0 boys soccer win over Chatham on Sunday. Delbarton (12-0) advances to play Morristown in the MCT semifinal ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - Grace Van Sciver converted a pass from Elizabeth Droner for the Cougars in No. 2 seed Chatham's 4-1 girls soccer loss to No. 10 seed Jefferson in the quarterfinal round of the Morris County Tournament played Sunday at Haas Field.

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HOLMDEL, NJ - Senior Alec Gironda clocked 16:31 in the varsity race and Ryan Beegle was second in the two-mile freshman race, highlighting the Chatham cross-country team's showing at the Shore Coaches Invitational on Saturday at Holmdel Park. The Chatham varsity placed fourth out of 27 teams ...

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CHATHAM,  NJ - Chatham football coach Dan Czepiga referred to his team as "road warriors" after the Cougars won at Madison, 28-21, on Friday night on a 36-yard touchdown run by Peter Schelling with 1:36 left in the fourth quarter. Now in his second campaign as the Chatham head coach, Czepiga is ...

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After six-plus hours and 28 total races on a sunny, breezy Saturday on Toms River, the CHS Sailing Team placed 8th out of 14 schools at the New Jersey Interscholastic Sailing Association’s Fall Fleet Championship, held Sept. 28 at Toms River Yacht Club.  The finish qualified the team for the ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - Freshman Nora Wiekert won her second-singles match 6-2, 2-6, 7-6 (7-3) in helping Chatham edge past Randolph, 3-2, on Friday at Colony Courts.

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CHATHAM, NJ - Senior forward Hailey Coates collected a goal and an assist in leading the Chatham Field Hockey team to a 2-1 victory over Bernards on Friday at Haas Field. Ella DuRie also scored for Chatham (9-3), which credited an assist to Carlin Chazen.

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MADISON, NJ - The explanation could be that Chatham is a cool-weather football team. But that would be a disservice to Cougar senior Peter Schelling, who performs hot through all ranges of temperature in the biggest of situations. Such was the case on Friday night when Chatham won its first game ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - The Chatham girls volleyball starting lineup has been a work in progress for coach Anna Amster as she searches for the best six players to match up against certain opponents. "Like I said in the beginning of the year, we have a lot of talent," Amster said. "We're constantly seeing ...

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