Sports

September 18, 2018

MADISON, NJ - The Madison Girls’ soccer team got their first victory in an exciting game against Morristown Beard this Thursday afternoon. Their season opener came late this year as their game against Morris Catholic was postponed due to bad weather last week. The Dodgers were off to a slow ...

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Alzheimer’s New Jersey hosts Annual “Walk to Fight Alzheimer’s®” events throughout the state MORRISTOWN, NJ – Alzheimer’s New Jersey’s will hold its inaugural Skylands Regional Walk in Morris County on Sunday, September 30 at the College of Saint Elizabeth in Morristown as part of its 2018 Walk ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ- In a battle for their first win of the season, Mendham prevailed over the Colonials 23-21 in a nail-biting affair. Penalties loomed large for Morristown as 2 huge penalties pinned them deep in their own end ending up in a Mendham safety which gave them the lead back in the 3 rd ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ- On a Tuesday afternoon early in the season, Morristown had volleyball and girls’ soccer in action. The soccer team won their 2 nd straight at Princeton Day by a 1-0 score line handing Princeton their first loss of the season. Morristown volleyball lost in their opening match of ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Despite the dreary weather conditions, thousands of cyclists traveled to Morristown for the 8th annual Gran Fondo marathon on Sept. 9, starting near the Morristown Green. Originally started by Marty Epstein, owner of Marty’s Reliable Cycle, this event benefits multiple charities ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ -  While the end result was a strong all-around team victory, senior receiver Ryan McDermott provided the electricity by hauling in three 50+ yard Touchdown passes from QB Anthony Sofia, as Randolph belted Morristown 43-14. But before all that, for the second straight week the Rams ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - It was a split day for the Morristown High School soccer teams. On the home side, the Morristown High School boys soccer team fell to Chatham; 3-2. The Colonials got on the board with goals from Jordan Viotto, assisted by Gerson Escobar and a penalty kick by Marco Piccolo. Chatham ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ- The Colonials continued their early season dominance Friday afternoon by defeating Mendham in straight sets. Grace Starcher, a winner in straight sets in her opening match, did more of the same winning 6-1, 6-2 over Tessa Welch. Lauren Blaustein and Maggie Siegel also won in ...

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MORRIS COUNTY AREA, NJ — Some Morristown County chapters of Girls on the Run (GOTR), an afterschool program designed to enhance girls’ social, emotional and physical skills and behaviors to successfully navigate life experiences, are currently seeking participants for the Girls on the Run Chapter ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - High temps and a heat advisory forced an early dismissal for all Morristown High School students and staff and postponed all games scheduled for today. The athletic calendar indicated that all games scheduled for today, Thursday September 6 are postponed. The field hockey game ...

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MORRIS PLAINS, NJ - The Colonials girls soccer team played their first game of 2018 at home against Chatham and were on the wrong side of a 2-1 result in a very close match. Chatham's Sophie Straka scored on the first shot taken in the game and Grace Van Sciver connected on a shot from 27 yards ...

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MENDHAM, NJ- In the opening game of the 2018 season, the Colonials squared off against one of New Jersey’s top ranked teams and were handed a 5-2 loss. It could not have started any worse for Morristown after trailing by 3 only 30 minutes in before Camilo Loaiza netted Motown’s first goal of the ...

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MADISON, NJ-- The Drew University cross country teams will be led this season by a strong core of experienced runners under second-year head coach Zack Mower. Mower brings back three harriers on the men's team and four on the women's side, including several of his top performers from last ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ – Alzheimer’s New Jersey’s will hold its inaugural Skylands Regional Walk in Morris County on Sunday, September 30 at the College of Saint Elizabeth in Morristown as part of its 2018 Walk to Fight Alzheimer’s® campaign comprised of five regional walks. Alzheimer’s New Jersey has ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - The Morristown Football Team and Cheerleading Squad will be hosting a car wash on Saturday August 11 to help offset some equipment and program costs. The car wash will take place at Morristown High School, in the Staff Parking Lot near the field house from 9am to 1pm. There is a ...

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Dan Pasternak, the PGA General Manager at Essex Fells (New Jersey) Country Club, has been named the 65th recipient of the PGA Golf Professional of the Year Award. In winning the highest annual honor given to a PGA Golf Professional, Pasternak heads the 2018 PGA National Awards class for “qualities ...

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MADISON – They have walked a tightrope to get there, but FC Motown is going to play for the fourth tier of American soccer’s top prize.   David Nigro’s winner in the second session of extra-time propelled the locals to a 2-1 victory over FC Mulhouse Portland in the National Premier Soccer ...

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MADISON, NJ - The National Premier Soccer League (NPSL) is proud to announce that the 2018 NPSL National Championship will be played at Drew University’s Ranger Stadium in Madison, NJ on Saturday, August 4th at 7:30 pm ET.  FC Motown  will be hosting Miami FC 2 (Miami, FL) with a national title on ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - Three weeks into summer sessions for the Chatham football team, new head coach Dan Czepiga is cautiously optimistic as he prepares the Cougars for the 2018 season that will open Sept. 7 at Mount Olive. "We have good numbers," Czepiga said. "I like what we've got. It's tough to ...

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MADISON, NJ  – After a 3-2 win over New York Cosmos last Saturday night, FC Motown clinched the Northeast Regional Title. Now it's onto the 'Final Four'.  The win gave FC Motown, two weeks removed from capturing the Keystone Conference title, a place in the National Semifinals of the NPSL. “The ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - The Morristown American 9 year-old All-Stars avenged an 8-0 loss earlier in the regular season by defeating Randolph in the championship game of the Mendham 9U Little League Tournament, 6-5, on July 20th.  The team finished the season 10-1 with the final game ...

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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, ...

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SPRINGFIELD, NJ - As provided by the United States Golf Association, meet the finalists for Saturday’s 36-hole matchup at the 71st annual USGA U.S. Junior Amateur Championship at Baltusrol Golf Course’s Upper Course in Springfield. 1st 18 holes begin at 7 a.m. EDT: Akshay Bhatia, 16, of Wake ...

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Local man will ride to fundraise for live-saving cancer research and patient care at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute NEEDHAM, MA – On Aug. 4 and 5, Brian Cove and Gregory Sauter, both of Morristown, along with Bruce Levy of Morris Plains, will cycle up to 192 miles in the Pan-Mass Challenge (PMC) ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - FC Motown will host West Chester United in the conference final on Saturday July 14 at Drew University.  FC Motown defeated FC Monmouth, 4-1 in the semifinals. "Our guys understand its playoff time so the attitude switches to 'survive and advance', said Head Coach Sacir Hot.

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SPRINGFIELD, N.J. – The USGA U.S. Junior Amateur Championship starts Monday.  The pairings for the first two rounds of the 71st edition were recently announced. Will O'Neill, who is headed to Georgetown this fall, will tee off with Clay Stirsman and Daniel Core at 6:45am in round 1 on Monday.

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - FC Motown has secured the No. 1 seed in the conference semifinals. The game will pit No. 1 seed FC Motown against No. 4 seed FC Monmouth on Wednesday July 11 at Drew University. Kick off is at 7pm. Come support the team!     

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MADISON, NJ - The National Premier Soccer League is the third-tier of the American soccer pyramid, only behind the standard, MLS, and the United Soccer League. And of its 98 teams scattered throughout the country, the top team can be found in the area. FC Motown – in its first year playing ...

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MORRISTOWN – With its regular first season concluding this weekend, the National Premier Soccer League (NPSL) has had a successful first season in Morristown.   FC Motown, playing its first season based in the county seat after six seasons as the Clarkstown (NY) Soccer Club, has dominated the ...

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MORRISTOWN – Sitting on the maximum 21 points in seven games played, FC Motown – the National Premier Soccer League club that plays its home games at Drew University – is onward to the national NPSL playoffs this fall. “Our team is rolling now and it is nice to clinch a playoff spot this early", ...

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