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September 22, 2022

JERSEY CITY, NJ – In preparation for the Spring 2023 season, Jersey City Lacrosse is seeking volunteers to serve as coaches for the youth sports program.  The upcoming season, which will run from March to June, includes a travel program for girls and boys in grades three through eight, as well ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ — Hudson County Executive Tom DeGise proudly announces that the Hudson County Sports Hall of Fame will induct 15 remarkable Hudson County athletes into its ranks at the Hall’s 25th Dinner and Awards Ceremony to be held in the St. Peter’s University Duncan Family Sky Room on the 6th ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ - After a two-year hiatus due to the COVID-19pandemic, the Manhattan Yacht Club, the largest and most active sailing club in the New York Harbor, will host the Lady Liberty Regatta, an all-women’s regatta September 17-18. For the first time in its history, the regatta will be an ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ – The New York Yankees have announced that No. 1 prospect, INF Anthony Volpe, has been promoted from the Double-A Somerset Patriots to the Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders. Volpe played his last game with the Patriots on Thursday night against the Binghamton Rumble ...

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HOBOKEN, NJ — Up for a challenge? Look no further than Pier A Park, where, on July 30, the City Challenge Race will make its return to Hoboken. Since it debuted nearly a decade ago in the Mile Square City, the race, which turns city streets into an urban obstacle course, has become ...

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ALLIANCE, Ohio -- Cheickna Traore, a Jersey City native who recently completed his junior year at Ramapo College, recently became a three-time NCAA All-American when he finished second in two performances at the 2022 NCAA Outdoor Track & Field Championships at the University of Mount ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ - The biggest tournament in the world’s most popular sport is coming to New Jersey in a big way. On Thursday officials from FIFA, soccer’s governing body, announced that MetLife Stadium will be one of just 15 locations across North America and 11 in the U.S. to play host to the ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ - The first Jersey City marathon will be held on April 23, 2023.  Steve Lipski, a former Jersey City Councilman, who currently serves as Jersey City Road Runners Executive Director made the announcement last week. The event is expected to draw thousands of runners and ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ - When R&B group The 5th Dimension sang “Let the Sunshine in,” they weren’t singing about the Pershing Field Pool. But they might as well have been. The pool has been the mainstay of youth recreation year-round in Jersey City Heights, but the retractable roof that would allow ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – C. Vivian Stringer, a Rutgers icon, a trailblazer in women’s basketball and the first Black coach (man or woman) to reach 1,000 wins in Division I competition, has announced her retirement. Stringer, who also coached at Cheyney State and Iowa during her Hall of Fame career, ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ -- Gabriel Rivera drove in five runs to lead Dickinson to a 9-3 baseball victory over Hoboken on Thursday. Rivera went 2-for-4 with a home run for Dickinson (6-2), which scored four runs in the first inning and four in the fourth. Kyle Valenzuela went 2-for-4 with a solo home ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ -  Jersey City Mayor Steven Fulop will take part with more than 5,000 runners in the New York Road Runners inaugural Newport Fiesta 5K on May 1. The route will take runners on a tour of downtown Jersey City highlighting local businesses, city hall, and views of the World Trade ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ -- East Brunswick prevailed after a thrilling fourth quarter to take an 8-7 boys lacrosse decision from St. Peter's Prep on Saturday. Marco Guddat and Ben Solimini each scored three goals for the Bears (3-2), who were tied with St. Peter's, 4-4, after three quarters. Steven ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ - Thousands of people from across Hudson County, and beyond greeted the members of the historic St. Peter’s University Peacocks men’s basketball team at a parade held in their honor Friday. The parade for the Peacocks started at the statue at Lincoln Park and made its way up JFK ...

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PHILADELPHIA, PA - As the St. Peter's University Men's Basketball Team boarded their bus for the two-hour journey to Philadelphia on Wednesday one fan predicted to TAPinto Jersey that there was "something huge coming" for the Peacocks. On Friday, having already achieved more than enough success ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ - Before heading to Philadelphia for the next round in the NCAA tournament, students, faculty, and staff gathered to see the St. Peters University Peacocks off and wish them continued luck in their unlikely run which has already seen them defeat No. 2 Kentucky and No. 7 Murray ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ - Local college basketball fans are strutting around like Peacocks on Friday after Jersey’s City’s Saint Peter’s University ousted No. 2 seed Kentick from the NCAA tournament. In a thrilling match from start to finish the Peacocks beat one of the most celebrated college ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ – Women's basketball graduate student Kendrea Williams of Piscataway has been named the 2022 Saint Peter's University Woman of the Year award recipient by the New Jersey Association of Intercollegiate Athletics for Women (NJAIAW). The NJAIAW honors outstanding female ...

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PATERSON, NJ – Assemblyman Benjie Wimberly is organizing a general membership meeting for the New Jersey Minority Coaches Association (NJMCA) on February 23. The meeting will help recruit more members into the association. “Currently, in New Jersey, only two percent of all teachers are African ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ -- Snyder opened a 14-point lead in the first quarter and went on to defeat the Bayonne boys basketball team, 58-46, in the second round of the Hudson County Tournament on Saturday. Ahmad Robertson fired in 27 points for Snyder (8-10), which led, 18-4, after one quarter. Donte ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ -- The Bayonne girls basketball team erased a two-point deficit and outscored Snyder in the fourth quarter to post a 43-38 victory on Tuesday. Eniya Scott finished with 20 points, five rebounds, four assists and four steals for the Bees (8-4), who outscored Snyder, 15-8, in the ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ -- The hot shooting touch that the Hoboken boys basketball team exhibited in the first quarter abandoned the Redwings in the second period. They were never quite able to recapture that level of accuracy the rest of the way, as McNair Academic rallied for a 54-52 victory over ...

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BAYONNE, NJ -- The Bayonne girls basketball team rebounded from a close Monday loss to Paterson Eastside with a 50-23 victory over Lincoln on Tuesday. Bayonne built a 13-point lead after one quarter, then shut Lincoln out during an 18-0 run in the third quarter en route to the ...

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HOBOKEN, NJ -- Snyder built an 11-point first-half lead and went on to a 45-38 boys basketball victory over Hoboken on Saturday. Joel Lopez scored 15 points for the Redwings (4-3), who trailed, 24-13, at halftime before coming back with a 16-7 rally in the third quarter. Dorien Moorman had 11 ...

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NEW JERSEY — Every New Year's Day, free and guided hiking events are offered in state parks across the U.S. It's the perfect way to introduce individuals and families to both the outdoors and a healthy lifestyle. Due to COVID-19, many organized First Day Hikes in 2021 were canceled. In 2022, ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ - Since he’s only been the head girls’ basketball coach at Snyder High School for two years now – one of which was the truncated season caused by COVID-19 – Reggie Quinn isn’t about to know all the history about the Tigers and their program. If there is a positive history at that.

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JERSEY CITY – For the better part of the last decade, Lincoln High School has fielded one of the premier public school boys’ basketball teams in Jersey City. And this year should be no exception. Veteran coach Bill Zasowski welcomes back a solid group of proven performers, including one of ...

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PISCATAWAY, N.J. – Some may consider it a Christmas miracle after a tough season for the Rutgers University Scarlet Knights football team still is ending with an invitation to play in the TaxSlayer Gator Bowl against the Wake Forest University Demon Deacons.  This marks the Scarlet Knights' ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ -- The Hoboken boys basketball team won its third game in a row to start the season, defeating Ferris, 71-38, on Wednesday. Tyshawn Lane scored 12 points for the Redwings (3-0), who outscored Ferris, 22-8, in the second quarter to open a 41-17 halftime lead. E.J. Walker and ...

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HOBOKEN, NJ -- Hoboken surged back from an early deficit to come away with a 65-55 boys basketball victory over Dickinson on Monday. Joel Lopez scored 17 points for Hoboken (2-0), which outscored Dickinson, 20-8, in the second quarter to take a 29-23 lead. Robert Brockman and Dorien Moorman ...

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