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Roxbury Girls Basketball Dominates Hopatcong

January 12, 2019

ROXBURY, NJ - The Roxbury High School girls basketball team, having lost its prior three games, got on a better track Friday by easily defeating the team from Hopatcong High School.

The Gaels brought their record to 4-6 with the 50-30 victory over the Chiefs, a win that saw senior Melissa Murphy score 18 points and senior Emily Metje score 10.

Roxbury rolled over ...

Roxbury Boys Basketball Defeats Montville

ROXBURY, NJ - Led by senior Will Findlay, the Roxbury High School boys basketball team on Monday stomped Montville 53-43.

Playing on the home court, Findlay scored 16 of the Gaels' points in the victory, a game that brings the team's record to 5-3.

Roxbury's other points were from a culmination of player effort. Max Schabel racked up eight, Kyle Haegele got ...

A Bronze Medal in Europe for Youth Hockey Squad with Roxbury Players

ROXBURY, NJ – For the second year in a row, a youth hockey team that includes several Roxbury players traveled to Europe last month to play the strongest youth hockey teams in Europe.

The trip culminated with the team, Team USA Bulldogs, winning the bronze medal at the world famous "Hvezda European Hockey Christmas Cup Tournament" in Prague, Czech Republic.

The ...

Roxbury Basketball Soundly Beats Morris Knolls

ROXBURY, NJ - Bouyed by the efforts of Kyle Haegele and Will Findlay, the Roxbury High School boys basketball team on Friday defeated Morris Knolls.

The Gaels beat the Golden Eagles by a score of 59-39 in the home game. The victory brings Roxbury's record for the season to 4-3.

Haegele scored 13 points and Findlay chalked up 12. Other Gael scorers included Brian Nichols, Justin ...

Roxbury Girls Basketball Evens Record with Win Over Irvington

ROXBURY, NJ – The Roxbury High School girls basketball team brought its season record so far to .500 on Friday by beating Irvington.

Playing in a consolation game of the Somerville Holiday Tournament, the Gaels defeated the Blue Knights by a score of 57-45. The win brought Roxbury’s record to 3-3.

In the game, Roxbury’s Cassidy Miller scored 21 points and Melissa Murphy ...

Roxbury Kids Invited to Knights of Columbus Free Throw Contest

MENDHAM, NJ - Roxbury boys and girls ages nine to 14 are invited to participate in the 2019 Knights of Columbus Free Throw Championship.

The local competition will be held on Saturday, Jan.12 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the St. Joseph’s School Gym at 8 W. Main St., in Mendham.

The Knights of Columbus Free Throw Championship is sponsored annually, with winners progressing ...

Roxbury Hockey Stays Hot Against West Milford/Pequannock

ROXBURY, NJ – The Roxbury High School Ice Hockey Team improved its holiday tournament record to 2-0 on Wednesday with a win over West Milford/Pequannock.

Skating at the Ice Vault in Wayne, the Gaels jumped out to a 1-0 lead five minutes into the game on an unassisted goal by Nick Hefferle.

That goal was all Roxbury needed as goalie Tyler Marston was terrific again. He ...

Roxbury Ice Hockey Dominates Brick

ROXBURY, NJ - The Roxbury High School ice hockey team on Saturday got off to a great start in the holiday tournament at the Ice Vault in Wayne, beating Brick 5-0.

The Gaels had many chances early on, hitting three posts, but the game remained scoreless after the first period. However, they jumped out to a 1-0 lead early in the second period with a goal from Kevin Keane and ...

Roxbury Soccer Players Honored at Banquet

ROXBURY, NJ - Four Roxbury High School soccer players were honored recently at an awards banquet.

The players, Ryan Sclar, Julian Randall, Omar Mougharbel and Max Schabel, were honored at the 2018 All-Morris County Soccer Banquet which took place Nov. 20.

The Gaels, led by 30-year veteran coach Gary Irwin, ended the season with a record of 10-5-3 losing to Morris Knolls and Ramapo ...

Roxbury Wants Horseshoe Lake Turf Field Ready by Football Season

ROXBURY, NJ – It’s about a year behind the initially proposed schedule, but if things go right from now on, a planned upgrade to Horseshoe Lake Park in Succasunna - particularly an artificial turf sports field – should be substantially finished by autumn, said town officials.

To meet that goal for the $1.5 million project, the township plans to issue a request for ...


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