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April 17, 2019

LIVINGSTON, NJ — After opened its spring 2019 campaign last week, the Livingston High School (LHS) boys track and field team is not only currently undefeated in the Super Essex Conference (SEC) American division, but has also earned the title of the 16th annual Dodgertown Relays.  First up was a ...

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WEST ORANGE, NJ -- Hailey Reuter racked up three hits and three RBI and scored four runs to lead Livingston to a 15-0 softball victory over West Orange on Wednesday. Jess Bullion pitched four hitless innings for the victory with eight strikeouts and one walk allowed. She received ample support ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ -- Evan Kamikow drove in five runs to lead Livingston to a 16-0 baseball victory over Columbia on Tuesday. Kamikow drilled two triples and scored two runs for the Lancers (3-3). Chris Senney had two hits, two RBI and two runs scored.  Anthony Barbella hit a double and a single, ...

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MILLBURN, NJ -- Senior Kelly O'Connor scored a season-high seven goals and passed for four assists to lead Livingston to a 20-15 girls lacrosse victory over previously unbeaten Millburn for the annual Border Cup Trophy on Tuesday. Both teams came into the contest playing some of their best ...

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CALDWELL, NJ -- Senior Emily Gaffney scored the 100th goal of her career and Livingston went on to a 13-8 girls lacrosse victory over Mount St. Dominic in the wind Monday afternoon. Gaffney totaled four goals and four assists in the game, and Avery Conklin also scored four goals for the Lancers ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ -- Kelly O'Connor scored six goals and handed out three assists to lead Livingston to an 18-12 girls lacrosse victory over Cedar Grove on Saturday. Emily Gaffney scored four goals and had one assist for the Lancers (5-3), who outscored Cedar Grove, 10-5, in the second half to ...

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MONTCLAIR, NJ -- Livingston broke it open with six runs in the fifth inning and went on to an 11-1 softball victory over Montclair on Friday. Jess Bullion pitched a two-hitter, walked four and struck out 11 for the Lancers (6-2). Giulia Wilson was 2-for-2 with two RBI and two runs scored, and ...

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NORTH CALDWELL, NJ -- The Livingston baseball team secured its first victory of the season, 4-2, over West Essex on Monday. Winning pitcher MJ DePaola and Chris Senney, who earned the save, did not allow an earned run. DePaola (1-1) struck out 10 batters in six innings, gave up six hits and ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ -- In the 16th annual "Jake Cup Game," the Livingston boys lacrosse team defeated Millburn, 15-8, on Monday. The victory was Livingston's fifth in the past six meetings with Millburn and the eighth overall in the yearly game played in honor of former Livingston and Millburn ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — Emily Gaffney scored six goals and had two assists to lead Livingston to a 19-11 girls lacrosse victory over Newark Academy on Friday. "Emily Gaffney was on fire today," said head coach Jodi Mensch, who noted that the Lancers were on a mission coming out of the half. "The ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ -- Jess Bullion struck out 10 batters in four innings and Livingston pounded out 15 hits in a 19-1 softball victory over Newark Academy on Thursday. Junior secondbaseman Gracie Bent was 3-for-3 with a double and five RBI with two runs scored for the Lancers (3-0). Megan Downey, ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ -- Brian Russo scored five goals to lead Livingston to a 12-7 boys lacrosse victory over Delaware Valley on Thursday. Dylan Mandelbaum scored two goals and assisted on three others for the Lancers (4-0), who outscored Delaware Valley, 4-1, in the third period to open an 8-4 ...

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MAPLEWOOD, NJ -- Livingston scored all its runs in the last two innings to erase a three-run deficit and go on to an 8-3 softball victory over Columbia on Wednesday. Sophomore right-hander Jess Bullion scattered four  hits, walked six and struck out 1 to get the victory. Livingston (2-0) ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ -- Avery Conklin and Kelly O'Connor each scored five goals to pace Livingston to a 22-9 onslaught over Gov. Livingston of Berkeley Heights in girls lacrosse on Wednesday. Leah Silvestri connected for three goals for the Lancers (3-1), who had a 15-5 lead at halftime. Hayley Locke ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ -- Avery Conklin scored on a free position with two seconds left in the game to lift Livingston to a 14-13 girls lacrosse victory over Columbia on Tuesday. The two teams battled the entire game matching goal for goal. Conklin finished with four goals and one assist for the Lancers ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ -- The Livingston softball team got a standout performance from its bats and from sophomore pitcher Jess Bullion in a 12-1 victory over West Orange on opening day Monday. Bullion allowed just one hit and one walk and struck out 15 batters in five innings. Every out she recorded ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ -- Disregarding the 48-degree temperatures, the Livingston baseball team was thrown right into the competitive fire by being scheduled against Nutley on opening day Monday. The two teams met in the Greater Newark Tournament in 2018, when Livingston won the Essex County crown, and ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — In the week leading up to the start of the Livingston High School baseball team’s 2019 season, the Lancers found time for a little fun when members of the Livingston Police Department joined them at the Oval for a mixed-team softball game to kick off the annual "Blue-Green Shield ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — Now that the preseason has come to an end, the Livingston High School baseball team has established itself as a strong defensive team leading up to Monday’s home opener against a talented Nutley squad. The Lancers enter the rematch as the defending county champions after defeating ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ -- West Morris defeated the Livingston girls lacrosse team, 13-10, on Saturday. Kelly O'Connor and Leah Silvestri each scored three goals for the Lancers. Emily Gaffney added two goals, and Erin O'Donnell and Carsyn Balter netted one goal apiece. Skyler Alpert took the loss in ...

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EDITOR'S NOTE: This article has been updated to reflect that there are in fact two seniors on the 2019 team, as a previous error indicated there were none.  LIVINGSTON, NJ — Youth shall be served, and in the case of the 2019 Livingston varsity softball teams, that means a lot of young players ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ -- Luke Nardone scored four goals to lead Livingston to a 9-6 boys lacrosse victory over West Essex on Friday. Brian Russo (one assist) and Tommy Werner each scored two goals for Livingston (2-0), which scored four goals in the second period to take a 5-2 halftime lead. Dylan ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ -- The Livingston girls lacrosse team erased a one-goal halftime deficit with a big second half to defeat Caldwell, 15-11, on Thursday. Emily Gaffney and Kelly O’Connor scored four goals each for Livingston (1-0), which outscored Caldwell, 8-3, in the second half. Leah ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ -- The Livingston boys lacrosse team racked up five third-quarter goals en route to a 10-4 opening day victory over Voorhees on Wednesday. Andrew Cilenti scored three goals for the Lancers, who had a 4-1 lead at halftime before breaking it open with a 5-2 showing in the third ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ -- The Livingston basketball teams will be moving up to a more competitive division of the Super Essex Conference next winter. The Lancers girls basketball team, who competed in the Independence Division this past season and finished with an 18-6 overall record, next season will ...

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STATEN ISLAND, NY — A talented group of seniors on the Livingston High School (LHS) boys track and field team ended the invitational portion of their season in one of the most competitive meets of the year at the Morris County Coaches Invitational, where the relay squad emerged with a new ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — In his final season as the Livingston High School (LHS) boys fencing coach, George Janto led the Lancers to their first-ever state title in addition to surpassing several other milestones during the historic season—including defeating the top program in the state and earning the ...

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ATLANTIC CITY, NJ – Three Lancer wrestlers made the trek to Atlantic City’s infamous Boardwalk Hall for the 2019 NJSIAA Individual Wrestling Championships on Thursday and Friday. Livingston’s Sean Neary (113 pounds), Agostino Petrillo (126 pounds) and Austin Paris (195 pounds) earned their spot ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — The Livingston girls basketball team fought valiantly to the very end as a 46-42 loss to Bloomfield in the North 1, Group 4 state tournament on Wednesday ended one of the best seasons for the program to date. “We played one of our better games of the year,” said Livingston Head ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — The Livingston boys basketball team was defeated by Hackensack on Monday, 65-45, ousting the Lancers from the North 1, Group 4 state tournament and finishing their season with a record of 13-10. “[Hackensack] is a great team,” said Livingston Head Coach Dave Cohen. “The first ...

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