Roxbury Hockey Star Billy Hefferle Receives Halvorsen Memorial Award

March 23, 2018

ROXBURY, NJ - Roxbury High School ice hockey player Billy Hefferle, a senior, was recently chosen for the 2018 Edward Halvorsen Memorial Award, an honor given to the Mennen and Halvorsen divisions' most valuable player.

Hefferle and fellow senior, Johnny Facchini also received All-Mennan Division honors.

Hefferle is Roxbury High School’s all-time leading ice hockey ...

Championship Banners on Wish List in Roxbury Lacrosse Fundraiser

ROXBURY, NJ - The Roxbury High School boys lacrosse team is asking residents to donate money that wil help it pay for a number of necessities, including a team storage shed, indoor practice fees and - thinking positively - championship banners.

The team has raised about $600 so far but hope to reach $6,000 with the online fundraiser that will last for about a ...

Roxbury Wrestlers Battle Hard, End Seasons at Individual State Championships

ATLANTIC CITY, NJ – Four Roxbury High School wrestlers competed in the unofficial tournament of year this weekend at the 2018 NJSIAA Individual Wrestler State Championship at Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City.

Franco Mazza (106 pounds), Scott Jarosz (138 pounds), Dominick LaRusso (145 pounds) and Michael Roumes (160 pounds) earned bids into the tournament by placing in the Top 4 of last ...

Morris Freeholders Honor Youth Hockey Team for its Europe Success

MORRISTOWN, NJ - A Morris County-based youth hockey team that traveled to Europe in December and beat elite teams from Finland and Sweden was honored recently by the Morris County freeholders.

The Team USA Bulldogs travel team, based in Randolph, took all five games it played during the trip overseas. The "invite only" team is composed of 9- and 10-year-old players from ...

Roxbury and Randolph Mountain Bikers Ride With National Champion

RANDOLPH, NJ - A youth mountain bike team made up of students from Roxbury and Randolph, recently had the opportunity to ride some local trails with with Katie Compton, a 14-time winner of the elite women’s class USA Cycling Cyclocross National Championships. 

The event, arranged by Marty’s Reliable Cycle and Trek, brought Compton from her home in ...

Talking Baseball in Februrary; Roxbury Teen Keeps Swinging for Cancer Patients

ROXBURY, NJ - Major League pitchers and catchers reported for their first workouts last week, one sign that baseball season is on its way. Another: The beginning of Roxbury High School student Landon Monro's annual effort to register players and sponsors for his anti-cancer baseball tournament.

The 5th Annual Landon Monro Stand Up to Cancer tournament ...

Roxbury Athletes to Compete in Worldwide CrossFit Open

ROXBURY, NJ - Forty athletes from the Strong Together Roxbury CrossFit in Ledgewood are currently participating in a worldwide event to find the most physically fit person on the planet.

The contest, the "CrossFit Open" begins on Thursday and runs for five weeks. It is dubbed "the world's premier test to find the Fittest on Earth," and is known to be a ...

Victorious at Districts, Roxbury Wrestling Heads to Region Tourney

ROXBURY, NJ – Eleven Roxbury High School wrestlers, who helped take the school to a team championship in Saturday’s district tournament, are now gearing up for the NJSIAA Region 2 competition taking place at Mount Olive next weekend.

Roxbury had five wrestlers finish in first place at Saturday’s District 7 tournament. Three finished in second place and three finished in third ...

Roxbury Ruckus Girls Soccer Team Wins Tournament

ROXBURY, NJ - The Roxbury Ruckus U-9 girls soccer team won all of its games at an indoor tournament on Sunday.

Playing in the 2018 New Jersey Indoor Cup in Randolph, the team got to the championship by beating STA Morris United White 7-0, Morris United SA Avalanche 2-0 and NJ Stallions Academy Fusion 7-0.

In the championship game, Roxbury trounced Morris United SA Avalanche ...

Roxbury Jr. Gaels Future Stars Win Championship

ROXBURY, NJ - The Roxbury Jr. Gaels Future Stars Wrestling Team took first place at the Future Stars Championship Tournament on Feb. 4.

The tournament was held at Hackettstown High School and included many local teams and some from as far away as Berkley Heights.

At the midway point of the tournament, Roxbury was down 68-62 to Hackettstown but the Jr. Gaels came storming ...

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