Sports

March 22, 2020

DENVILLE, NJ -- On St. Patrick’s Day in Denville Township, and during their regular council meeting, the governing body unanimously introduced an ordinance that will name Field #1 of Gardner Field as the “Bob Ranft Field” after lifelong township resident Robert A. Ranft Jr., who passed away in ...

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NEWARK, NJ – After a slow start in the first period, top-seed and returning state section champions Morris Knolls ice hockey battled it out to seal a hard-fought victory against a tenacious second-seed Montclair in overtime, 3-2, in the final round of the New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ – Top-seed Randolph defeated eighth-seed Morris Knolls, 41-24, in the quarterfinal round of the New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association Tournament, North Jersey, Section 1, Group 4, on Thur., March 5, at Randolph High School. Performing according to their seeding, the ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ – Top-seed Morris Knolls ice hockey defeated fifth-seed Jackson Liberty, 8-1, in the quarterfinal round of the New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association Tournament, Public A, on Wed., March 4, at the Mennen Sports Arena in Morristown. Morris Knolls’s Jason Kwestel ...

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DENVILLE, NJ – Eighth-seed Morris Knolls girls basketball dominated ninth-seed Ridgewood at home, 54-36, from start to finish thanks to the three-point shooting of senior Gabby Perna in the first round of the New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association Tournament, North Jersey, Section 1, ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ – After a slow start in the first period, top-seed Morris Knolls ice hockey found its pace and defeated ninth-seed Marlboro, 4-1, in the quarterfinal round of the New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association Tournament, Public A, on Mon., March 2, at the Mennen Sports Arena ...

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DENVILLE, NJ – The Morris Knolls boys basketball team ended its regular season with a close 62-59 victory over Morristown at home on Thur., Feb. 27. Stephen Carri scored the game's high with 26 points. Other Morris Knolls players who put points on the board included Andrew Sceurman (10 points), ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ – Top-seed Morris Knolls ice hockey defeated 17th-seed Ocean Township, 5-0, in the first round of the New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association Tournament, Public A, on Thur., Feb. 27, at the Mennen Sports Arena in Morristown. Going scoreless in the first period, the ...

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DENVILLE, NJ – The Morris Knolls boys basketball team fell to Boonton, 64-63, on the road on Wed., Feb. 26, despite Patrick Sinegra's 28-point performance. Stephen Carri contributed 14 points to Sinegra’s effort. Down by one point at halftime, 37-36, Morris Knolls failed to crack the code to ...

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DENVILLE, NJ – The Morris Knolls boys basketball team earned its fourth win of the season with a 58-51 victory over Morris Catholic at home on Fri., Feb. 21. Down by eight at the half, the Golden Eagles adjusted and managed to even the score, 42-42, 1:38 minutes into the fourth quarter and ...

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DENVILLE, NJ – The Morris Knolls wrestling team swept its quad meet while girls basketball got eliminated in the quarterfinal round of the Morris County Tournament, both on Sat., Feb. 15. The Golden Eagles wrestling team dominated Pompton Lakes, 54-18, and Ramsey, 48-15, while eking out a close ...

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DENVILLE, NJ – What would it take for 10-seed Morris Knolls to defeat two-seed Chatham in the quarterfinal round of the Morris County girls basketball tournament on Sat., Feb. 15, at Morris Knolls? “Patience, patience, patience -- and keeping the score in the 30s,” according to Golden Eagles ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ – Despite outshooting Madison 43-21, third-seed Morris Knolls ice hockey fell to sixth-seed and defending champion Madison, 1-0, in the first round of the Mennen Cup on Thur., Feb. 13, at the Mennen Sports Arena in Morristown. Madison’s Liam Fry scored the game’s only goal, ...

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DENVILLE, NJ – The Morris Knolls wrestling team’s journey to a 2020 sectional title came to an end at Mount Olive on Wed., Feb. 12. Fourth-seed Morris Knolls fell to top-seed Mount Olive, 55-15, in the semifinal round of the New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association North Jersey, ...

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DENVILLE, NJ – Fourth-seed Morris Knolls wrestling defeated fifth-seed Northern Highlands, 37-31, at home in the quarterfinal round of the New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association North Jersey, Section 1, Group 4, Tournament on Mon., Feb. 10. Seven wrestlers earned wins for the ...

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DENVILLE, NJ – Morris Knolls varsity ice hockey, wrestling and girls basketball earned victories while boys basketball fell to their opponents over the weekend. Gehrig Eckoff earned a hat trick in Morris Knolls ice hockey’s 5-2 victory over Mendham on Fri., Feb. 7, at the Ice Vault Arena in ...

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DENVILLE, NJ – Following a 56-29 victory against 23rd-seed Whippany Park last week in the preliminary round of the Morris County Tournament, 10th-seed Morris Knolls girls basketball defeated seventh-seed Morristown-Beard, 56-49, in the first round on Sat., Feb. 8, in Morristown. After ending the ...

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DENVILLE, NJ – Morris Knolls wrestling defeated Randolph, 55-11, at home on Wed., Feb. 5. Ten wrestlers earned wins for Morris Knolls: Lenny Cocca (113 lbs.), Dominic DelleMonache (126 lbs.), Jack Wemmlinger (132 lbs.), Alex Palacios (138 lbs.), David Turner (145 lbs.), Edison Scherr (152 lbs.), ...

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DENVILLE, NJ – Morris Knolls ice hockey defeated Montville, 3-2, on Wed., Feb. 5, at Mennen Sports Arena in Morristown. Nick Forsythe scored two of three goals for the Golden Eagles. The first came with 5:11 minutes remaining in the second period, assisted by Dylan Idland and James Betz. The ...

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DENVILLE, NJ – Morristown girls basketball outperformed Morris Knolls, 47-33, on the Lady Eagles’s home court on Tue., Feb. 4. Morristown stymied Morris Knolls in the third quarter, allowing just two points in the entire quarter. The Colonials sank six three-pointers and made all their free ...

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DENVILLE, NJ – Morris Knolls varsity ice hockey and girls basketball earned victories over the weekend. Boys basketball’s Morris County Tournament appearance ended in the preliminary round while the girls advanced to the first round of their county tournament. The wrestling team landed in 13th ...

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DENVILLE, NJ – Tenth-seed Morris Knolls girls basketball defeated 23rd-seed Whippany Park, 56-29, in the preliminary round of the Morris County Tournament on Sat., Feb. 1, in Denville. Morris Knolls dominated the game from start to finish with double-digit scoring in three of four ...

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DENVILLE, NJ – Morris Knolls varsity ice hockey, girls and boys basketball, girls and boys swimming, and wrestling saw action over the weekend with varying degrees of success. The Morris Knolls ice hockey team again tied Randolph, 1-1, during the teams’ second encounter of the season on Fri., ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ – The Morris Knolls girls swim team placed sixth of 17 while the boys took 16th of 18 in the annual Morris County Tournament at Morristown High School on Sat., Jan. 25. Bailey Rynkiewicz, Katrina Vianello, Caroline Weldon and Tara Wiarda earned 62 points for the girls. Matt Baresh, ...

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DENVILLE, NJ – Morris Knolls varsity ice hockey and boys basketball fell to their opponents over the weekend. The Morris Knolls ice hockey team’s winning-streak ended at four with a 6-2 defeat by Summit on Fri., Jan. 17, at the Mennen Sports Arena in Morristown. Jason Kwestel scored a ...

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DENVILLE, NJ – The Morris Knolls boys basketball team defeated Parsippany Hills, 62-58, at home on Thur., Jan. 16, earning its first home-game win and second victory of the season. Ending the first half down by seven, the Golden Eagles maintained their focus and gradually clawed their way back ...

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DENVILLE, NJ – Pinfall victories by Lenny Cocca (113), Quentin Arcibal (120), Dominic DelleMonache (126), Shane Perry (132), Ronan Buckingham (182), Kevin Walter (220) and Nicholas Sullivan (285) led Morris Knolls to a 54-15 victory over Morristown on the road on Wed., Jan. 15. Jack Wemmlinger ...

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DENVILLE, NJ – Chatham halted the Morris Knolls girls basketball team’s winning streak at two with a 46-25 victory on the Lady Eagles’s home court on Tue., Jan. 14. Outperforming Morris Knolls in all four quarters, Chatham sealed the lead after outscoring Morris Knolls 17-4 in the third quarter.

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DENVILLE, NJ – Morris Knolls varsity ice hockey and girls basketball dominated their opponents over the weekend while boys basketball fell to its neighboring rival. In its second encounter of the season against Madison, boys ice hockey shut out Madison, 9-0, on Fri., Jan. 10, at the Mennen ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ – The Morris Knolls ice hockey team dominated Madison, 9-0, on Jan. 10 at Mennen Sports Arena in Morristown. Seven players sent the puck to the back of the net: Jeffrey Quinn (2), Gehrig Eckoff (2), Andrew Ryan (1), J.D. Florio (1), Kyle Thornton (1), Derek Coleman (1) and James ...

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