Sports

December 12, 2018

NORTH ARLINGTON, NJ - An inconsistent day on the lanes led to a less than satistying result, as Hasbrouck Heights dropped its match with Lyndhurst, 5-2, in boys high school bowling on Tuesday.   After jumping out to an early lead through six frames, the Aviators cooled off just as Lyndhurst got ...

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NORTH ARLINGTON, NJ - Hasbrouck Heights Dylan O’Connor opened up with six straight strikes in route to a 257 game and a sparking the Aviators Boys bowling team to a 7-0 sweep over Wallington Monday afternoon at North Arlington Bowling Lanes.    O’Connor threw a “clean” game (a strike or spare in ...

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LODI, NJ -  The challenge Saturday was more than just bowling well, as five Hasbrouck Heights High School bowlers competed in the North Jersey High School Singles Championships at Lodi Lanes on Saturday morning in conjunction with Fairleigh Dickinson University,   Daniel Behrens (60th) and Dylan ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - The honors keep rolling in for members of the Hasbrouck Heights Cross-County teams as senior Jeremy Bailey and sophomore Shannon Artuso were named to the Third Team All-Group I team announced Saturday.  Bailey led the boys' team to its first-ever appearance in the State ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ -  Sometimes things just happen to work out.   When Hasbrouck Heights Girls Basketball Coach Amanda Minervini resigned in the fall to stay home with her infant daughter, Hasbrouck Heights went searching for a new coach. At such a late date, most of the qualified candidates ...

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ROBBINSVILLE, NJ - Hasbrouck Heights midfielder Emiland Elezaj was named First Team All Group 1 and Wood-Ridge defender Jason Lopez was named to the Third Team All Group 1 it was announced on Thursday. Elezaj led the New Jersey Interscholastic Conference with 33 goals and six assists for the ...

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LODI, NJ - Hasbrouck Heights behind the consistent strong bowling of Shawn Calhoun started out the season on Thursday with a 7-0 victory over St. Mary. Head coach David Rispoli was pleased with the win. "On paper it looks like we had no competition," Rispoli stated, "But St. Mary's came close ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - Hasbrouck Heights Head Coach David Rispoli is optimistic when he thinks about the prospects for his 2018 bowling team Why wouldn’t he be, with five returning seniors, four of whom made second team All-League a season ago, why wouldn’t he be optimistic for a good ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ -  The awards keep rolling in for the Hasbrouck Heights High School football team. From northjersey.com (aka The Record) First Team All North Jersey (Bergen and Passaic County) Jasiah Purdie - Wide Receiver Third Team All North Jersey Anthony Marino - Offensive ...

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LYNDHURST, NJ - The Hasbrouck Heights/Garfield swims teams once again split their dual meet, this time against Lyndhurst, this time with the results reversed. The boys captured the 84-73 decision over the Bears, while the girls dropped a 93-84 result. “Everyone worked really hard,” stated head ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS , NJ - This off-season, Jasiah Purdie is grabbing accolades at  faster pace than he scored touchdowns.   It was announced that Purdie was selected to the USA Today Network All New Jersey First Team, as a running back.   The multi-purpose performer, who lined up usually as the ...

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HARRISON, NJ - It was a split decision in the season opening meet for the newly formed Hasbrouck Heights/Garfield swim team.  The girls handily defeated Harrison, 115-53, while the boys narrowly dropped a 85-77 decision. “I think it went great,” head coach Laura Schuette stated. “Everyone swam ...

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GARFIELD/HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - It will be a different year for the fledgling swimming Hasbrouck Heights swim program, as they have entered into a co-op arrangement with Garfield High School after some issues arose in the off-season, including not being able to find a coach for the upcoming year.

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WOOD-RIDGE, NJ - Senior Jake Colon was selected as the Second Team All-County punter by the Bergen County Football Coaches Association. There are a set number of spots for players in the Super Football Conference, the non-public schools in the Super Conference, and the NJIC on each of the ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ -  The recognition keeps coming for the Hasbrouck Heights football team as Jasiah Purdie and Ian Rinke were named to the First Team All-Bergen County Team by the Bergen County Coaches Association, while Chris Thibault was named to the Second Team. There are a set number of ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - In the euphoria of Hasbrouck Heights third straight NJSIAA State Sectional Title, its second NJIC Bowl Championship, and the First-ever North Group I Bowl Championship, an important individual milestone was overlooked.   Jasiah Purdie’s five touchdowns against Butler in ...

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WOOD-RIDGE, NJ - The honors keep coming in for the Wood-Ridge Girls Volleyball Team.   Junior Madylin Marino was named to the NJSIAA First Team All Group I squad, while senior Ashley Gareffa was named to the Third Team it was announced today. The two led Wood-Ridge to a NJIC Meadowlands regular ...

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MONTCLAIR, NJ - Montclair State senior linebacker Mauro Altamura was named the Sam Mills Defensive Player of the Year by the New Jersey Athletic Conference last week.   The Hasbrouck Heights resident was one of the top Division III football players in 2018, as he led the Red Hawks to an 8-2 season ...

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LODI, NJ - Felician University men's soccer team finished the season with a 5-10-1 record, but the blame should not fall at the feet of goalkeeper Joe Sartori.  The junior goalie from Wood-Ridge had his best season as a collegian in 2018, earning the starting goalie position as a junior. Sartori ...

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KINGSTON, RHODE ISLAND - After taking a redshirt year as a freshman, Tyler Wipper was able to break through and contribute to the Rhode Island Rams during the 2018 season. The Hasbrouck Heights native and Paramus Catholic graduate appeared in 10 games for the Rams in 2018,  recording 17 tackles ...

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SECAUCUS, NJ - When Jasiah Purdie said the team's defense was just as good as the offense earlier this year, he was not kidding.  And the rest of the NJIC Meadowlands coaches agreed.  Five defenders joined five offensive players and kicker Matt Gwiszcz on the First Team of the All-Meadowlands ...

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SECAUCUS, NJ - Six seniors, led by tight end Eric Drotos and running back Jake Colon, made up the Wood-Ridge contingent on the First Team of the NJIC All-Patriot League team.  Defensive lineman Drew Tomat and defensive backs Johnoi Martin and Drew Packen and linebacker Jake Reiter  were the ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ -  Some final thoughts on high school football and the 2018 season, at least for now.   With 83 yards rushing Friday afternoon, Michael Robertson broke through the 1000 mark for the season, in only 10 games.  Robertson missed the season opener against Saddle Brook ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - Unable to make the trip top MetLife Stadium  yesterday, and want to see more of what you missed? Go to the photo gallery.  From exclusive photos of the team arriving at the stadium, to a shot inside the locker room pre-game, it is all here.    After the post-game photo ...

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EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - Jasiah Purdie’s football farewell to Hasbrouck Heights was spectacular.   Purdie scored five touchdowns to lead Hasbrouck Heights to a convincing 41-7 win over Butler to capture the first-ever New Jersey North Group 1 Bowl Championship. In reality, the game was not even as ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - Butler, the reigning North 1, Group 1 Sectional Champion will face North 2, Group 1 Sectional Champion Hasbrouck Heights for the North Group 1 Championship.  The Aviators don’t want you to forget, they are the two-time defending North 1, Group 1 Champions, a title they were ...

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NEWARK, NJ -  Hasbrouck Heights' last two opponents in the NJSIAA North 2, Group 1 playoffs battled in their Annual Thanksgiving grudge match, Thursday morning, with Shabazz coming out on top, 6-0, in overtime over Weequahic.   Shabazz intercepted a pass to end Weequahic's first drive in ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ -  While it is not as rare as a sighting of Bigfoot, high school football teams playing each other twice in the same season is not exactly a common occurrence.  It means that two teams in the same league both made the state playoffs, and wound up matching up for a ...

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SECAUCUS, NJ -  Just as they did in the regular season, Wood-Ridge dominated the NJIC Meadowlands All-League Team, announced Tuesday.   The Blue Devils placed five girls on the first team and one received honorable mention.   Wood-Ridge Head Coach Andrea Marino was named Coach of the ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - The accolades keep coming for the Hasbrouck Heights Boys Cross Country team as they were named the Small School Team of the Year by the Bergen County Coaches Association.  (The small school designation for Group 1 and Group 2 schools). Senior Jeremy Bailey and junior Nick ...

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