Large Turnout for Sparta Education Foundation's 10 Annual Krogh's Turkey Trot

December 1, 2016

SPARTA, NJ - The 10 year for the Sparta Education Foundation Turkey Trot was as popular as ever. More than 1,860 runners participated in the Tradition Before the Tradition as it has come to be known, according to the SEF. 

Sparta High School student Blaze Dalio sang the national anthem to open the event. Sparta Superintendent Dennis Tobin made some opening remarks to all that gathered in ...

Newton Boys Soccer Lose Heartbreaking Championship Game Against Bernards

UNION, NJ—Despite the snow falling and windy weather, the Newton High School boys soccer team met on the field at Kean University to go up  against Bernards for the State Championship Title on Sunday.

The Newton Braves defense,  anchored by Omar Ba, Cameron Saks, Liam Kerrick and Kevin Ayoso, played hard and strong against Bernards, but was unable to stop them as they ...

Newton Basketball Player Commits to St. Michael's

NEWTON, NJ - Newton High School's Jason Heter has committed to play basketball at Division II St. Michael's of Vermont.


Newton Boys Soccer Shuts Out Harrison to Advance to Final Championship Round

LIVINGSTON, NJ—The Newton High School boys soccer team shut out Harrison, 2-0, on Tuesday in the semifinals of the 2016 NJSIAA Group 2 Championship.

Senior captain Cameron Saks scored both goals for the Braves. 

“I still get butterflies before the game, even though I’ve played so many games,” Saks said. “Coming together as brothers and getting ...

Newton Field Hockey: Heartache After Fall to Madison

NEWTON, NJ—The Newton High School field hockey team was heartbroken after falling to Madison 4-1, in the first round of the 2016 NJSIAA Group 1 Championship at Madison on Thursday, November 10.

Madison scored two goals in the first half of the game against the Newton Braves, going into halftime leading with a 2-0 score.

Newton got themselves on the board late in the second half, when ...

Newton Boys Soccer Team Takes Home the Championship

NEWTON, NJ—The Newton High School boys soccer team became the 2016 North Jersey Section 1, Group 2 Champions on Thursday, November 10, when they played home against Lakeland in the final round of the NJSIAA tournament and won 1-0.

Edward Lynch was the only player to score a goal during the game on Newton’s turf field. Lynch scored with an assist by Nick Daschko.

Top-seeded ...

Newton Boys Soccer Team Sweeps Elmwood Park to Move to Final Round

NEWTON, NJ—The number one-seed Newton High School boys soccer team shut out 13-seed Elmwood Park 4-0, in the semi-final round of the NJSIAA, North Jersey Section 1, Group 2 tournament when they played them home at 2 p.m. on Monday, November 7.

At halftime, Newton and Elmwood Park found themselves tied 0-0. Nick Dashko broke the tie with a diving header off Shawn Coiro’s ...

Newton Braves Football Team Shuts Down North Warren

NEWTON, NJ—The Newton High School football team shut out North Warren 47-0, when they played them away on Thursday, November 3.

On Defense, Jimmy Harding and Jonathan VanNess each had one sack and Ryan Kaiser had two interceptions.

Newton’s Chase Cramer led the team scoring 12 points.  Marcus Coward, Kaiser, Will Larsen, Nick Polyak and Price made it to the end zone as ...

Newton Boys Soccer Team Advances to Semi-Final Round in Tournament

NEWTON, NJ—Newton High School boys soccer team beat ninth-seed Demarest, 2-0 in the Quarterfinal round of the NJSIAA North 1, Group 2 tournament on Thursday, November 3 on their home field.

Patrick Bresney and Shawn Coiro each contributed one goal, one in each half of the game leading to Newton’s win over Demarest. Jefferson Argandona-Mecias had the only assist in the ...

Newton Field Hockey Wins North Jersey, Section 1 Group 2 Title Over Mountain Lakes

NEWTON, NJ – The Newton High School field hockey girls got a threepeat on Friday, winning the North Jersey Section 1, Group 2 title over Mountain Lakes 2-1.

With all three goals coming in the first half, it was an intense game to the last whistle.  Newton broke out first with a goal by Newton Sophomore Victoria Docherty from a battle in front of Mountain Lakes net.  Docherty ...

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November 29, 2016

New Jersey State Baseball Umpires Association Cadet Class Registration


Bloomfield, NJ November 16, 2016:  The New Jersey State Baseball Umpire Association was founded in 1936 and is now 81 Years Old. The association consists of a dedicated group of men and women officials who are committed to the improvement of officiating Baseball and Softball games in our service area. We ...