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Kenilworth 7-Year-Old Competes for National Motocross Championship

July 23, 2018

KENILWORTH, NJ - Tyler Sztancsik, a 7-year-old dirt bike racer, recently made his own dream come true by qualifying for the largest amateur motocross race in the world, the 37th Annual Rocky Mountain ATV/MC AMA Amateur National Motocross Championship.

The race will take place in August at the historic Loretta Lynn Ranch in Tennessee.  Sztancsik took on more than 22,000 hopefuls from ...

Union Catholic Grad and Olympian Sydney McLaughlin Turns Pro, Signs With Talent Agency WME

Olympian and Union Catholic High School alum Sydney McLaughlin, who turned pro after one of the greatest "one and done" seasons in NCAA Track and Field history at the University of Kentucky, has signed with talent agency WME (William Morris Endeavor), according to a report in Sports Business Daily. McLaughlin turned pro after a dazzling freshman year at Kentucky.

WME represents ...

U.S. Junior Amateur: Michael Thorbjornsen Rallies to Edge Akshay Bhatia for Title

SPRINGFIELD, NJ - Find a way. Just find a way to grind and maybe an opportunity will present itself.

16-year-old and seventh-seed Michael Thorbjornsen of Wellesley, Mass. did just that on Saturday afternoon as he edged fellow 16-year-old and good friend 12th-seeded Akshay Bhatia of Wake Forest, North Carolina, 1 up, to capture the 71st annual USGA U.S. Junior Amateur Championship at Baltusrol ...

US Junior Amateur: Two Top 10 Seeds Remain, Top-seed Kelly Chinn Out in Round of 32

SPRINGFIELD, NJ - What a difference a day makes.

Thursday’s round of 32, 16 scores

Friday’s quarterfinal matchups
(Quarterfinal winners advance to the afternoon semifinals, starting at 12:18 p.m. EDT)

After the top nine and 13 of the first 14 seeds advanced to the round of 32 Wednesday, chaos ensued on Thursday at the 71st U.S. Junior Amateur Championship on another ...

Kenilworth Teacher Shohfi Named to NJSIAA Post

KENILWORTH, NJ - Kenilworth schools teacher Steve Shohfi has been named second vice-president of the New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association (NJSIAA) for the 2018-‘19 school year, the NJSIAA said.

Also a board of education member for the Point Pleasant Beach School District, Shohfi has been an NJSIAA Executive Committee member since 2014, representing the New ...

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