Sports

March 17, 2019

BETHLEHEM, PA - After clinching the NJCAA Region XIX Women's Basketball Championship title earlier this month, the Passaic County Community College women’s basketball squad traveled to Bethlehem, Pennsylvania to participate in the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Women’s ...

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PATERSON, NJ - With the final outcome in doubt until the last moments of play the Paterson Charter School for Science and Technology boys’ basketball squad suffered a heartbreaking 52-47 loss to Wood Ridge in Group NJSIAA North I, Group I state tournament action on their home court ...

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HAMBURG, NJ - The Paterson Charter School for Science and Technology (PCSST) advanced in NJSIAA Section I-Group I state tournament play with a 46-42 victory over Wallkill Valley Saturday.   The first frame saw the Rangers’ guard Mason White and co-senior forward Shane Geene lead the way. With ...

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VERONA, NJ - Former head baseball coach at Montclair State University and Rutgers University and longtime Verona resident Fred Hill Sr. passed away on Saturday. Hill was 84 years old. With 1,089 collegiate wins, including 941 in 30 years leading the Scarlet Knights, Hill was a member of the ...

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PATERSON, NJ- Buckley Park will soon have a new artificial turf field after the Paterson City Council voted on Tuesday to approve a $1.37 million contract for the much needed upgrades. The new field is designed to host multiple activities and sports including football, baseball, softball, ...

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PATERSON, NJ - Leading by three coming out of halftime, Paterson Charter outscored Hasbrouck Heights 15-9 in the third quarter en route to a 55-46 victory Thursday night, eliminating the Aviators from the North 1, Group 1 playoffs. Senior Anthony Palmer had 21 points to lead the Aviators in ...

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PATERSON, NJ - Despite a valiant effort, the John F. Kennedy High School’s varsity boys’ basketball squad dropped a hotly contested battle to Ridgewood in State Tournament play. Playing on the Maroons’ home court, the Knights were able to rally late in the second half to pull even, but a final ...

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PATERSON, NJ - In their Monday contest against the Passaic County Technical Institute (PCTI), the John F. Kennedy’s boys’ varsity basketball team implemented a relentless full court press for virtually the entire game to garner a hard earned 55-43 conquest. Led by the sensational play of Avante ...

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PATERSON, NJ - If ever there was a game that could be said that there was no actual winner or loser, but only one team ahead at the buzzer, John F. Kennedy’ High School varsity girls’ state tournament basketball match against Morris Knolls on Monday would be it. In a battle that was hotly contested ...

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WAYNE, NJ - John F. Kennedy’s boys’ varsity basketball turned in a pulsating 48-45 victory over Clifton to capture the Passaic County championship crown on Saturday.  Played before a standing room only crowd at Wayne Valley High School, the game was hotly contested throughout. JFK Head Coach ...

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PATERSON, NJ - In a hard fought contest with Paramus Catholic the John F. Kennedy High School varsity boys’ basketball squad posted a 63-55 win Tuesday.  The teams were even throughout the entire contest until the Knights pulled away from the visiting Paladins late in the fourth quarter. Prior ...

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PATERSON, NJ - Growing up in St, John, Antigua, Keith Henry was a wicket keeper for Faith and Hope High School. Now 61, the acclaimed cricketer once played before a crowd of over 5,000 people at the Antigua Recreation Ground, the national stadium of Antigua and Barbuda. The now Paterson ...

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PATERSON, NJ - John F. Kennedy High School avenged last year’s Passaic County Tournament loss to rival Wayne Hills with a 44-39 heart- stopping win over the visiting Patriots on Saturday.   Freshman guard Jayquan Briggs scored nine points in the decisive fourth quarter to lead the Knights to the ...

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PATERSON, NJ - In a contest with a  nail-biting finish, the Lady Knights of John F. Kennedy High School bowed to Wayne Valley by a score of 49-46.  The outcome was in doubt until the very last moments as a parade to the free throw line by both squads added to already mounting tension.   Kennedy ...

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PATERSON, NJ - In their continued quest to win their league’s championship in 2019 Paterson's Silk City Sharks are holding a second round of tryouts on Sunday, February 17, and looking for the very best gridiron talent Paterson has to offer. The tryout will be held indoors at 183 Grand Street, ...

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PATERSON, NJ - On perhaps the most emotional evening of their high school athletic careers five seniors of Eastside High School girls’ varsity basketball squad were honored in a pre-game ceremony and then went on to lead their team to a dramatic 43-40 win over visiting Passaic.  The seniors, Mia ...

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PATERSON, NJ- In a moving tribute for the team’s senior players Eastside Ghosts’ Head Coach Michael Baker and his staff honored each one before tipoff Wednesday.  As the appreciative home crowd watched and visiting Bergen Tech stood by, each graduate-to-be strode to half court and were awarded a ...

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PATERSON, NJ – John F. Kennedy Football Knights’ Jahmall Readus will continue his student athletic career at Caldwell University. According to a statement released by Paterson Public Schools, Readus, who will report to practice for the Cougars in July, was surrounded by his family and many of ...

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PATERSON, NJ - John F. Kennedy’s varsity girls’ basketball squad advanced in the Passaic County Tournament with a convincing victory over Passaic County Technical Institute by a score of 56-33.  The Knights raced to a seven point lead in the first quarter and gradually added to their advantage ...

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PATERSON NJ - In a moving ceremony of tribute, players, coaches, teachers, administrators, and fans honored the leading scorer in Passaic County high school basketball history, Nicole Louden.  Before the opening tip of the game against visiting Passaic, Louden and family members, including her ...

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PATERSON, NJ - In a contest that featured spectacular, individual plays as well as team chemistry, John F. Kennedy’s boys’ varsity basketball squad raced to a 28-14 halftime lead and never looked back in a convincing victory over Bergen County Technical High School.   A staunch defense, ...

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PATERSON – Surrounded by many of his coaches, John F. Kennedy Football Knights defensive lineman Jaysen Triunfer signed a letter of intent and scholarship agreement from Fort Scott Community College (FSCC) in Fort Scott, Kansas. In signing the letter, Triunfer accepted a full scholarship awarded to ...

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PATERSON, NJ - In a contest that went down to the wire, Eastside High Schools’ boys’ varsity basketball squad was narrowly nipped by Passaic County Technical Institute with the final score reading 55-51.   In what could be called a tale of two halves, the visiting Ghosts  dominated the first two ...

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PATERSON, NJ - In a battle of crosstown rivals, John F. Kennedy High School’s girls’ varsity basketball squad employed a non-stop fast break with a stifling full court defense to handily defeat Eastside High School on Thursday.  The visiting Lady Knights were led by co-seniors, forward Taniesha ...

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PATERSON, NJ - While most team would relish a 10-2 season and trip to their League's championship, Paterson's Silk City Sharks are hoping for more in their upcoming 2019 campaign. In order to take the next step, team management said, they are holding tryouts on Sunday, February 10, and looking ...

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PATERSON, NJ - Employing a relentless fast break and stifling full court pressure, Eastside High School’s varsity boys’ basketball squad withstood a staunch first half stand by Eastern Christian but eventually blew out the Eagles in the final two quarters.  The final score read: Eastside 78-Eastern ...

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HALEDON, NJ - In a hard fought contest that remained close until the fourth quarter, the Eastside High School’s girls’ varsity basketball squad was defeated by Eastern Christian.  The home court Eagles were able to deploy a consistent defensive effort and, combined with the scoring of senior center ...

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PATERSON, NJ - John F. Kennedy High Schools’ girls varsity basketball squad continued play in their own Lady Knights Holiday Showcase by competing in an evenly matched contest against Morristown on Friday.   Despite, keeping pace until the very last minutes of the final quarter, and a stellar ...

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PATERSON, NJ- In a game that lacked nothing in spectacular plays, the John F. Kennedy Knights boys’ varsity basketball squad fell short to highly ranked state powerhouse Gill St. Bernard’s High School. Held before a raucous capacity crowd at the gymnasium of Paterson’s Don Bosco Technology ...

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It was a tremendous honor on December 3 to induct the largest, most impressive Hall of Fame class in NJSIAA history. This stellar, 16-member group entering the NJSIAA Gallagher/Bollinger Hall of Fame includes an Olympic Gold Medalist, a Heisman Trophy winner, a Cy Young Award winner, a NCAA ...

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