Sports

July 20, 2021

HACKENSACK, NJ - For those who watched Hackensack High School football last year, it will come as no surprise that two players from that team have committed to play college football in 2022.   Running back/defensive back Curtis Whiting has announced that he will be attending West Point next ...

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HACKENSACK, NJ - Bergen Tech hurdlers Jordan Nelson and David Kriz were named to the Bergen County Coaches Association First Team announced recently.  The Knights 4  x 800 relay team was granted Second Team honors. Nelson finished second in the Group 4 state meet, qualifying for the State Meet ...

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HACKENSACK, NJ - The domination that the Bergen Tech boys tennis team showed on the court this season was rewarded when the Big North announced it All-Liberty Team last week. The Knights won the Liberty regular season title, going 4-0, and finished the regular season with a 16-3 overall ...

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HACKENSACK, NJ - Six members of the Bergen Tech boys track team were named to Big North All-Liberty First Team which was announced last week. They will be joined on the All League by three more individuals, as well the 4 x 400 relay team David Driz (400 meters, Relay), Jordan Nelson (100 high ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - Four members of the Bergen Tech boys track competed in the NJSIAA Meet Of Champions at Frank Jost Field in South Plainfield.   Cole Goodman was the top finisher for the Knights, finishing sixth in the triple jump, leaping 45 feet, 8.5 inches.   Jordan Nelson, qualified in ...

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SOMERSET, NJ - Bergen County Tech finished 13th in the boys NJSIAA Group 4 Track Championships held over the weekend in Somerset.  The Knights finished the meet with 16.33 points behind meet champion Southern Regional High School, who captured the meet with 54 points. East Brunswick was second with ...

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SOMERSET, NJ - Bergen Tech's Cole Goodman finished third in the triple and fellow Knight Jordan Nelson finished fourth in the High jump at the NJSIAA Group 4 Group Championships held Friday afternoon in Somerset.  The meet will conclude tomorrow with the second day of the events. Goodman jumped ...

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HACKENSACK, NJ - Hackensaack High School’s Andrew Cangialosi was named the Big North All Freedom League First Team in boys volleyball it was announced earlier in the month.  Cangialosi, a freshman, was second on the Comets in digs, with 108, while recording three service aces for Hackensack, who ...

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CLIFTON, NJ - Hackensack’s Hassan Bailey captured the North 1, Group 4 discus with a throw of 158 feet, 9 ½ inches at Clifton High School on Saturday afternoon.  The Comets finished eighth overall in the boys team competition with 33 points.  Passaic County Tech captured the crown with 78 points, ...

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CLIFTON, NJ, - The Bergen Tech boys track team recorded a fifth place finish at the North 1, Group 4 Sectional Championships held at Clifton High School Friday and Saturday.  Passaic County Tech captured the boys division, defeating second place Ridgewood 78-75.  Montclair (69) and Mount Olive ...

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HACKENSACK/TETERBORO, NJ - Ryan Jordan pitched a complete game, limiting Livingston High School to three runs, none earned on six hits, on Wednesday afternoon.  However, it was not enough as two Livingston pitchers limited the Knights to just two hits, as Livingston upset Bergen Tech, 3-0, in the ...

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HACKENSACK, NJ - Riley Sobel had three hits and two runs batted in as Bergen Tech defeated Morristown, 7-0, in the opening round of the North 1, Group 4 girls softball tournament on Tuesday afternoon in Hackensack. The Knights jumped out to a 4-0 lead in the bottom of the third, and added a run ...

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OLD TAPPAN, NJ -  Hassan Bailey was the highlight of the weekend for Hackensack at Bergen County Championships for the Hackensack Track team Friday and Saturday at Old Tappan High School. The Hackensack boys team finished, with an eight place finish, with 28 points.  Ridgewood finished first, ...

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OLD TAPPAN, NJ - Bergen Tech’s Jordan Nelson led the Knights boys track to a third place at the Gene Littler Bergen County Championships, held Friday and Saturday at Old Tappan High School.   Nelson captured first place in both the 110 meter high hurdles and the high jump to score 20 of the ...

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EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ – The official ceremonial flag of the reimagined Donate Life Transplant Games made its first promotional signing tour stop at American Dream on May 4 to promote the Games and highlight the importance of organ, eye and tissue donation. Hundreds of supporters stopped by to sign ...

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ROBBINSVILLE, NJ - On Monday New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy lifted requirements to wear mask at outdoor events, caveated by saying that local officials could still enforce their own rules.  On Tuesday, the NJSIAA did the same for high school sports events. NJSIAAA Executive No. Order 241 ...

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RIVER DELL, NJ - A strong showing from the Hackensack boys discus and shot put teams was the highlight for the Comets track team at the 2021 Jack Yockers Bergen County Relays held Friday and Saturday at River Dell High School.  In the overall standings, in the Comets finished seventh with 37 ...

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ORADELL, NJ  - Three second place relay finishes led the Bergen Tech boys track team to a fifth place finish in the Jack Yockers Bergen County Relays Friday and Saturday at River Dell High School.   In the overall standings, the Knights finished in a tie with Fair Lawn for fifth place with 42 ...

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HACKENSACK, NJ - The Hackensack Boys track team recorded a fourth place team finish in at the Comet Relays held at Hackensack High School on Saturday.  The host school finished behind meet champion Hasbrouck Heights, Ramapo and Bergen Academy in standings. The top scorers for the Comets was the ...

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LITTLE FALLS, NJ -  Passaic Valley rallied for three runs in the bottom of the seventh to defeated Bergen Tech, 9-8, Friday afternoon at Passaic Valley High School in Little Falls.  Passaic Valley’s Austin West’s single with the bases loaded lifted the Hornets to the victory. Bergen Tech had led ...

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WOOD-RIDGE, NJ - Wood-Ridge’s Trey Packen out-dueled Hackensack’s Kevin Reimer, as the undefeated Blue Devils edged the Comets, 2-1, Tuesday night at Wood-Ridge High School in an independent game. Hackensack opened the scoring with a run in the top of the fourth as Sam Rothwell homered to left ...

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OAKLAND, NJ - Track is back.   After a nearly two-year break due to COVID, the Outdoor Track season fully got underway on Saturday with the Season Opener Relays, held this season at Indian Hills High School in Oakland. While media was allowed to attend, fans were banned from attending the meet, ...

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HACKENSACK, NJ - Richard Cirigliano's two run double in the first inning was the difference in the game as Bergen Tech edged River Dell, 2-1, in a pitcher's duel Saturday morning in Hackensack.   Cirigliano's drove in Mike Savino and Sebastian Smith who had walked to open the game for the ...

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HACKENSACK, NJ - Bergen Tech rallied for five runs in the fifth and sixth innings to lead the Knights to a 7-2 win over Hackensack Friday afternoon in a Big North non-divisional game. Ryan Jordan pitched five innings to pick up the victory. With the score tied at 2-2, the Knights struck for ...

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HACKENSACK, NJ - Hackensack senior defensive back Jayden Smith has committed to continue his athletic and academic career at Caldwell University it was announced via Smith's Twitter page on Thursday.   Caldwell plays in College Sprint Football Association, a weight-restricted collegiate football ...

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OAKLAND, NJ - It took extra innings, but Indian Hills prevailed over Hackensack, 4-3, in the season opener for both teams on Tuesday afternoon at Indian Hills High School in Oakland. Hackensack jumped out to a 3-0 lead in the third inning. After Gene Liggon led off with a walk, the Comets ...

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HACKENSACK, NJ - Bergen Catholic jumped out to an early lead as they defeated Bergen Tech, 11-1, Monday afternoon in the season opener for both teams. Bergen Catholic took a 1-0 lead in the first inning before putting the game away with a seven run second inning, roughing up Bergen Tech starter ...

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HACKENSACK, NJ -  The Big North Conference has announced its boys basketball All-Division teams, as voted on by the coaches, with five Hackensack players receiving mention to the All-Freedom teams, while three Bergen Tech players also being named the All-Liberty teams. Hackensack head basketball ...

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HACKENSACK/TETERBORO, NJ - Alana Baginski had 18 service points, including eight aces, as the Bergen Tech girls volleyball team defeated Passaic, 2-0, on Tuesday afternoon in Teterboro.  The Lady Knights improve their record to 5-0 overall, 4-0 in the Big North.  Passaic falls to 1-4. Bergen ...

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TETERBORO/HACKENSACK, NJ - The Bergen Tech girls bowling team was ranked number two in the state by New Jersey Advance Media in its season ending poll.   (With NJ Advanced Media's relationship with the NJSIAA in all sports statewide, their rankings are generally considered as the de facto ...

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