Sports

November 15, 2018

SPARTA, NJ — It was an historic football season for the Sussex Technical School’s Fighting Mustangs. The 2018 team set a school record of 7-3. It was head coach Brian Stellingwerf’s second season with the young team. Many of his players will be returning next year. He is joined by assistant ...

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NEWTON, NJ—Despite the cold and rainy conditions, With a score 27-3, top-seeded Newton took down fifth-seeded High Point with a score 27-3,  in the semi-final round of the NJSIAA North 1, Group 2 playoffs to advance to the final round. The Braves and Wildcats were evenly matched for most of the ...

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NEWTON, NJ—After clinching the North 1, Group 1 Championship Title in the NJSIAA Tournament, Newton field hockey headed down to West Essex High School to take on Shore in the semifinal round of the Group 1 championship.  The Blue Devils played a fast paced game, being able to dominate possession ...

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NEWTON, NJ—The Newton Field Hockey Team clinched the NJSIAA North 1, Group 1 Championship title on Wednesday after beating Belvidere in overtime, 1-0. Leading them into victory was Victoria Docherty, who scored the winning goal for Newton in the first overtime period of the game. She was ...

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NEWTON, NJ—The Newton High School girls soccer team lost a close game against Emerson Boro on Tuesday when they played them away. The final score was 2-1. Newton began the tournament as the number 10-seed, while Emerson Boro began as the seven-seed team. Jessie Brannick scored for the Braves ...

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NEWTON, NJ—The Lady Braves Field Hockey team swept Lenape Valley 4-0 in the quarterfinal round of the NJSIAA, North 1, Group 1 tournament on Sunday. After having their game rescheduled due to the nor’easter that came through town on Saturday, fourth-seeded Newton played home against fifth-seeded ...

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NEWTON, NJ – Newton football handily defeated Madison on Saturday 35 -14 on Newton’s turf.  Ryan Kaiser led the Brave’s effort with three trips to the end zone.  Nick Brigante had two touchdowns with a game total 212 rushing yards on 13 carries. Kaiser had 111 yards on seven carries. Derek ...

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NEWTON, NJ—The Lady Braves field hockey team lost 2-1 against Hackettstown when they played them home in a regular season game on Wednesday. Jade Luciani, assisted by Victoria Docherty was the only Brave to score a goal against Hackettstown’s keeper. Hackettstown outshot Newton 22-1. Newton’s ...

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NEWTON, NJ—The Newton High School girls soccer team shut out Hackettstown 1-0 on Tuesday, when they played them home. The game was tied 0-0 going into the second half, which was also scoreless, causing an overtime period. Unfortunately for Hackettstown, Braves, Nina Matullo assisted by Lanie ...

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NEWTON, NJ—The Lady Braves field hockey team won big over North Warren on Tuesday, when they hosted them as the fourth-seeded team in the first round of the NJSIAA North 1, Group 1 tournament. North Warren, who came into the tournament as the 13-seeded team was shut out by Newton ...

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NEWTON, NJ—The Newton High School football team jumped back on the winning band wagon with their beating Kittatinny 28-17 on Friday. Newton’s 18 game winning streak, the longest active winning street in the state, was broken last week after losing to Wallkill Valley, the longest active winning ...

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NEWTON, NJ—The Newton High School  field hockey team won 2-1 over High Point when they played them home on Friday. Victoria Docherty and Jade Luciani scored for the Braves. Lauren Barbato was credited with an assist. The game was tied as the second half begun, but Newton was able to score, ...

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NEWTON, NJ—The Newton High School boys soccer team shut out Lenape Valley 2-0, on Wednesday, when they played them away. Owen Power and Kevin Ayoso, led the Braves' effort with a goal each.  Christian Calderaro and Luca Morello made the assists. Newton’s starting keeper, Noah Metzgar had five ...

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NEWTON, NJ—The Newton High School girls field hockey team edged out Vernon 1-0 on Tuesday, when they played them away. Helping the Braves secure their victory over Vernon was Bridget Kerrick with an assist by Victoria Docherty. Newton out shot Vernon 17-8. The Braves’ keeper Abby Berkowitz ...

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NEWTON, NJ—The Newton High School girls soccer team beat Lenape Valley 2-1 at home on Wednesday after sweeping past High Point 5-1 on Monday, when they played them away. It was Blaise Ballorosi who scored both goals against the Patriots, one in each half.  She was assisted by Jessie Brannick and ...

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NEWTON, NJ—The Newton High School boys soccer team won over Hackettstown, 3-1, on Monday, with they played them home. Owen Power found the net twice and Christian Hastie got passed the Tigers goalie once.  Christian Calderaro and Luca Morello were each credited with an assist. On Saturday, ...

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NEWTON, NJ—The Newton High School football team lost their first game this season, when they played at Wallkill Valley on Friday and lost 13-12. Nick Brigante and Ryan Kaiser each had one touchdown against Wallkill Valley. Kaiser racked up 133 yards on 28 carries.  Brigante ran for 65 yards on ...

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NEWTON, NJ—The Newton High School boys soccer team played away against Wallkill Valley on Wednesday and got shut out 2-0. While Newton out shot Wallkill Valley 11-7, they were just unable to find the backside of the net. Newton’s keeper, Noah Metzgar had five saves. Newton remains in first ...

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NEWTON, NJ—The Newton High School girls soccer team had a tough week. They lost to Sparta on Saturday in the tri-county tournament 2-0.  They were shut out 8-0 against rivals Kittatinny away on Friday after a 2-0 loss to  Morris Tech on Wednesday, when they played them home. The Cougars outshot ...

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NEWTON, NJ—The Newton High School Lady Braves field hockey team shut out Wallkill Valley 3-0 on Wednesday, when they played them home. Lauren Barbato led with two goals. Victoria Docherty added one. Sidney Pavlishin, Erin Fucito and Barbato all had assists. Newton out shot Wallkill Valley ...

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NEWTON, NJ—The Newton High School girls tennis team won 3-2 over Vernon on Wednesday, when they played them away. The results of the matches: Singles: Arianna Gali (N) won over Erika Sofis (V), 6-2, 6-3 Eve Sylvester (N) won over Juliet Ross (V), 6-2, 6-2 Kaylee Westerfield (N) won ...

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SPARTA, NJ — The evening began with hearty handshakes and heartfelt hugs as Sparta High School alumni and their families gathered for the second Athletic Hall of Fame Induction ceremony. The newly appointed Skyview Country Club was the backdrop for the evening’s festivities. The 2018 Sparta High ...

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NEWTON, NJ—The Newton High School boys soccer team gave sweat and some even gave blood to shut out Mount Olive 3-0, when they hosted them on Monday night. David Crowley, Owen Power, and Joey Spadafora, who each scored one goal apiece. Assists were made by Anthony Briones, Michael Cleary, and AJ ...

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NEWTON, NJ—The Bravesl field hockey team fell 2-0 to Hackettstown in the quarterfinal round of the Hunterdon/Warren/Sussex tournament on Monday. Newton began the tournament as the fifth-seeded team and took on Hackettstown the fourth-seed team in an away game for the quarterfinal ...

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NEWTON, NJ—The Newton High School girls soccer team hosted Belvidere in a night game on Saturday, October 6 and shut them out 5-0. Fifth-seeded Newton, began the Hunterdon/Warren/Sussex tournament with a bye in the first round and then took the victory against Belvidere in the second round to ...

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NEWTON, NJ—The Newton High School football won 40-15 against North Warren, when they played them home on Friday. Unfortunately the game was cut short in the last minute when a Newton player was injured. According to those in attendance, on the last play of the game and with 45 seconds left on ...

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NEWTON, NJ—The Newton High School Lady Braves Field Hockey team defeated Sparta 4-0 in the second round of the Hunterdon/Warren/Sussex tournament on Friday. Newton began the tournament as the fifth-seeded team with a bye in the first round. Twelfth ranked Sparta took on 17-seeded team Pope John ...

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NEWTON, NJ—The Newton High School boys soccer took the second round of the tri-county tournament on Saturday, beating 12-seed Voorhees 2-1.  Newton, ranked fifth, was ranked fifth when hosted the Vikings. Kevin Ayoso and Luca Morello each found the net for the Braves, assisted by John Ananoria ...

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NEWTON, NJ—In a game that was 0-0 until 20 minutes were left on the timer in the second half, the Newton Braves came out on top, winning against Jefferson 2-1. Starting the Braves on the scoreboard was a goal by Christian Hastie with the assist from Michael Cleary. The second goal was scored by ...

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NEWTON, NJ—The Newton High School field hockey team got shut out 5-0, by Hackettstown on Wednesday, when they played them away. Hackettstown, who was tied for first with Newton in the standings, outshot the Braves 23-2. Abby Berkowitz, Newton’s keeper had 14 saves. Newton played against ...

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