Sports

Livingston Boys Varsity Lacrosse Dominates West Orange, 16-1

April 20, 2014 at 10:38 AM

LIVINGSTON, NJ - The Livingston boys Varsity lacrosse team dominated once again on Saturday with a 16-1 victory against West Orange High School. This was the second game in which Livingston did not let their opponent score more than one goal.

"They work really hard," Livingston head coach Brad Dzama said. "And with hard work, you get results. I’m so proud of these boys and the effort they put in at every practice and game. Congratulations to them.”

In the first quarter, Livingston set the tone. They kept the majority of play on their offensive side and West Orange was no match for their brisk passes and shots. Seniors Billy Mandl, Jake Hoffer, and Dylan Kruse played storng offense. Hoffer was on fire from the start, whipping in Livingston’s first goal 35 seconds into the game and then went on to score three more in the game.

Sign Up for E-News

Kruse handled the draw, winning the ball time after time. In fact, his one goal resulted from a beautiful ground-ball pickup after the draw. Mandl had four great goals overall, with two in the first quarter. One was assisted by junior Tommy Heller, who also had an outstanding game with four total points—two in the first quarter.

Defensively, senior Jake Karp played strong, resulting in many drops for the Mountaineers. Livingston had a total of eight goals in the first quarter while holding West Orange scoreless.

The second quarter was similar to the first, with Livingston dominating both offensively and defensively. Juniors Ryan Chisarick, Brendan Flaherty, and Max Scher got their names on the board. Chisarick and Scher each had a goal, while Flaherty added two.

West Orange scored their lone goal at the end of the first half, sending the Lancers into halftime with a16-1 lead.

With their victory clearly clinched, Livingston started the third quarter with some fresh legs. Sophomores Brendan Myers and Matt Ringler were added to the game, and as the quarter progressed, junior Chris Matia and sophomores Billy Donahue and John Pindea were put in, as well. 

The Lancers are looking forward to their next game against Morris Knolls on Tuesday night at 7 p.m. on the Livingston High School turf.

TAP Into Another Town's News:

TAP Into Another Town's News:

Sign Up for E-News

Livingston

Modernization of Northfield Ave. and Pleasant Valley Way/Cherry Lane Intersection Announced

August 25, 2016

WEST ORANGE, NJ – Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, officially announced today that the intersection of Northfield Avenue and Pleasant Valley Way/Cherry Lane was upgraded with new traffic-signal equipment and a new design to enhance motor vehicle and pedestrian safety.

The work is part of the Executive’s ongoing initiative to ensure infrastructure is up-to-date and ...

Upcoming Events

Carousel_image_8e33a929011d4e9dc76c_c3f4e2654d337e1cfbd9_mcalisters_1

Mon, August 29, 12:00 PM

McAlister's Deli, Livingston

McAlister's Deli is Now Offering 50% Off Menu ...

Food & Drink

Carousel_image_8e33a929011d4e9dc76c_c3f4e2654d337e1cfbd9_mcalisters_1

Tue, August 30, 12:00 PM

McAlister's Deli, Livingston

McAlister's Deli is Now Offering 50% Off Menu ...

Food & Drink

Carousel_image_8e33a929011d4e9dc76c_c3f4e2654d337e1cfbd9_mcalisters_1

Wed, August 31, 12:00 PM

McAlister's Deli, Livingston

McAlister's Deli is Now Offering 50% Off Menu ...

Food & Drink

Do You Know Amanda? She’s got Children’s Learning Concierge Services Down Pat

If you have a little one at home, chances are, you have to make an obscene amount of decisions on a daily basis.  Little ones…big ones….little ones that seem like big ones…and everything in between.  You probably even reserve some time in your week by now to pull a few strands of hair out in frustration while facing all these decisions that will affect your little ...

Some Like it Hot

“Oh boy!” exclaimed my husband. “There’s a hot sauce shop in town!”

We were away antiquing for the weekend in a quaint village populated by Bed and Breakfasts, art galleries, and apparently, a hot sauce shop. For my husband, this was like discovering that someone had bought you a lottery ticket and you won… if the lottery prize was a fireball that would ...

Going for Brass

I get all teary-eyed watching the Olympics on TV.  You  know, the human drama, the sacrifice, the dedication, the thrill of competition, the athletic lip sync murmur to the national anthem on the podium.  

 

This year I discovered that there are many other Olympic champions besides the usual cadre of spring-wound gymnastic pixies and ferociously wedged, hairless swimmers ...