Sports

December 9, 2018

WAYNE, NJ – Morris Knolls ice hockey was unable to get the puck in the net in its 1-0 loss to the Wayne Knights on Dec. 9. Both teams went scoreless during the first two periods. Jared Cohen eventually scored the only goal of the game at 8:20 into the third period, assisted by Anthony Mazzerina.

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MORRISTOWN, NJ – Morris Knolls ice hockey rebounded from its first and only loss of the season against Randolph and garnered a 3-2 victory against Sparta Jefferson on Dec. 6 at the Mennen Sports Arena. The teams ended the first period scoreless with 12 shots on goal by Morris Knolls and five by ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ – Morris Knolls varsity girls and boys swimming both began the 2018-19 season with a victory against Mount Olive on Dec. 5 at the County College of Morris. The girls placed first in eight of its 11 events, garnering 101 points to Mount Olive’s 69. The boys showed no mercy, swimming to ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ – Undefeated Randolph dominated Morris Knolls 4-0 on Tuesday, Dec. 4, at the Mennen Sports Arena. Although the first period ended without a single goal by either team, with Randolph’s 21 shots on goal versus Knolls’s three, it was merely a matter of time before the Rams would put ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ – Morris Knolls hockey defeated Morristown 2-0 at Mennen Sports Arena in Morristown on Nov. 30. The team scored both goals in the first period. Golden Eagles seniors Joe Rabeno and Sean Murray continued their scoring ways with Rabeno again putting the first point on the ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ – The newly formed Morris Knolls/Morris Hills varsity hockey co-op defeated Chatham 5-3 at Mennen Sports Arena in Morristown on Nov. 28. The team did most of its damage in the second period, scoring three of its five goals. Senior Joe Rabeno scored Morris’s first goal of the ...

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UNION, NJ – No. 14 Morris Knolls suffered a 2-0 shutout to No. 2 Washington Township in the New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association Group 4 state finals at Kean University on Nov. 17. Despite the loss, the Golden Eagles did not leave Kean University empty-handed. Morris Knolls ...

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ROCKAWAY, NJ – The Morris Knolls boys soccer NJSIAA Group 4 final against Washington Township has been moved to 8 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 17, due to Thursday’s snowstorm.   TAPintoDenville.net is a member of the New Jersey Press Association and is a hyperlocal news site that serves residents, ...

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SOMERSET, NJ – After shutting out Elizabeth 3-0 on Nov. 13, Morris Knolls boys soccer will face Washington Township in the championship round of the New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association Group 4 Tournament on Saturday, Nov. 17 at Kean University. The Golden Eagles’ last trip to the ...

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WAYNE, NJ – Morris Knolls’ football season came to an end with a 42-7 loss to Wayne Hills on Nov. 9. Top-seed Wayne Hills took the lead in the first quarter of the semifinals of the New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association, North Jersey, Section 1, Group 4 playoffs and continued to ...

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MONTCLAIR, NJ – It took two overtime periods and a penalty kick by senior Tommy Scalici for 14-seed Morris Knolls to defeat top-seed (and previously undefeated) Montclair in the title round of the New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association, North Jersey, Section 1, Group 4, Tournament at ...

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ROCKAWAY, NJ – The Morris Knolls football team defeated Northern Highlands 20-14 at home in the first round of the New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association North 1, Group 4 playoffs on Nov. 3. A week earlier, the Golden Eagles finished their regular season also with a victory at home ...

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ROCKAWAY, NJ -- Morris Knolls girls soccer team's season came to an end on Nov. 2 against Sparta. After going scoreless for two regular and two overtime periods, sixth-seed Sparta landed three penalty kicks to third-seed Morris Knolls' two during the shootout. Sparta had 13 shots on goal while ...

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ROCKAWAY, NJ – It took two overtime periods to accomplish it, but three-seed Morris Knolls girls soccer defeated 14-seed Montville 2-1 on Oct. 30 in the first round of the New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association state tournament. After ending the first period tied 1-1, the teams went ...

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Rockaway, NJ – After a first-quarter shutout, Morris Knolls’ offense made progress in the second quarter. The Golden Eagles ultimately defeated Northern Highlands 12-7 at home on Oct. 27. Senior Chris Marra ran the football into the endzone twice for a total of eight rushing yards. He was the ...

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ROCKAWAY, NJ – After a tough lose to Mount Olive, 24 hours later, the Morris Knolls girls volleyball team regained its footing and defeated Cedar Grove handily in two straight sets (25-7, 25-15) on Oct. 24. Immediately preceding the game, the Golden Eagles recognized the team’s four seniors: ...

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ROCKAWAY, NJ – The Morris Knolls girls soccer team dominated Chatham in its 3-1 victory on Oct. 24. Senior Kyra Bernardez scored two of the team’s goals, assisted by senior Maddison Perna. Junior Madison Palma made the other goal, assisted by Bernardez. Junior goalie Katelyn Walsh made five saves ...

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ROCKAWAY, NJ – The Morris Knolls girls volleyball team was unable to snag a victory against Mount Olive on Oct. 23. After falling to Mount Olive 25-23 in the first set, the Golden Eagles turned the table and snatched a win in the second set, 25-23. Mount Olive regained its bearings, however, and ...

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ROXBURY, NJ – Senior Kyra Bernardez kicked the ball to the back of the net late in the second half of tournament play to seal a repeat Morris County championship for second-seeded Morris Knolls against first-seeded West Morris Central on Oct. 20. Bernardez, assisted by senior Maddison Perna, scored ...

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ROCKAWAY, NJ – It took 15 shots on goal and two overtime periods for the second-seed Golden Eagles to clinch the semifinal round of tournament play against third-seed Hanover Park on Oct. 14. The first period ended tied 1-1, with each team unable to score a goal during the second and first overtime ...

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ROXBURY, NJ – Despite a 10-0 shutout in the first quarter, Morris Knolls dominated the second and third quarters to surpass and ultimately defeat Roxbury in a 34-24 victory away from home on Oct. 12. In the second quarter, senior Pat Gallagher scored two touchdowns, one on a five-yard carry and ...

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ROCKAWAY, NJ – Morris Knolls girls varsity soccer keeps doing what it does best … winning. The team defeated Mendham on Oct. 10 with a single goal in the second half by junior Madison Palma, assisted by sophomore Presley Anderson. Junior goalie Kate Walsh had five saves in the 1-0 victory. In ...

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ROCKAWAY, NJ – The Golden Eagles girls varsity tennis team faced Roxbury at home and won all their matches on Oct. 10. The players shutout their opponents as follows: 1st Singles: Sophomore Nofar (Lily) Katzav (6-0, 6-1, 0-0) 2nd Singles: Senior Gabi Parroco (6-2, 6-1, 0-0) 3rd Singles: ...

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ROCKAWAY, NJ – Morris Knolls defeated Morristown at home, 24-7, on Oct. 6, extending its record to 2-3 overall and 2-1 in its conference division. The offense overpowered Morristown’s defense, scoring a touchdown in three of four quarters and a field goal in the second. The Golden Eagles defense ...

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Rockaway, NJ – Morris Knolls girls varsity volleyball notched another win at home against Morris Hills on Oct. 5 during the first round of the 2018 Morris County Tournament. After falling to Morris Hills in a close first set (23-25), Morris Knolls rallied back to win handily the next two (25-16, ...

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ROCKAWAY, NJ – The Morris Knolls boys varsity soccer team was unable to score a goal at home against undefeated Delbarton on Oct. 2. With a final score of 3-0, Golden Eagles senior goalie Stephen Genung saved six of nine shots on goal. The Morris Knolls defense held the Green Wave to just one goal ...

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ROCKAWAY, NJ – Morris Knolls varsity football was unable to string a second win on Friday, Sept. 28, against Delbarton following the Golden Eagles’ 16-13 victory over Mount Olive on Friday, Sept. 21. After putting up points in three of four quarters, the Delbarton Green Wave shut out Morris Knolls ...

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DENVILLE, NJ – The offense on the Morris Knolls girls varsity soccer team overwhelmed Villa Walsh on Thursday, Sept. 27. Four Golden Eagles scored five goals during the home game, extending the team's record to 3-1. Senior Kyra Bernardez, senior Gabbie Lara and senior Maddison Perna scored one goal ...

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DENVILLE, NJ - Morris Knolls girls varsity tennis faced Morris Hills at home and won two of their five matches on Sept. 27. The results were: 1st Singles: Aakriti Mathur defeated Morris Knolls sophomore Nofar (Lily) Katzav (4-6, 6-1, 4-6) 2nd Singles: Morris Knolls senior Gabi Parroco ...

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The Morris County Tournament seeds have been released, and defending champion, Morris Knolls, takes the second seed in the bracket. West Morris, the only team to defeat Morris Knolls this season, grabs the top seed. Below is the preliminary round bracket: No. 1 -- West Morris (bye) No. 2 ...

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