Fistball Championships Wrap Up With Action-Packed, Emotional Matches

July 16, 2018

ROXBURY, NJ - Under the hot Succasunna sun, players pushed themselves to their limits Sunday as the the U18 Fistball Championships closed out a 4-day run at Horseshoe Lake with Germany taking home the gold in the women’s division, and Brazil winning it in the men’s division.

Despite rain earlier on, players continued to play their game to the very end with great shows of ...

Roxbury Football Players Tackle Home Construction

ROXBURY, NJ - On Friday nights during its season, the Roxbury High School football team plays under the lights. 

But on Friday, July 13, the team shined a light on its generosity. The Gaels donated their time and strength to help build a house for Habitat for Humanity, a non-profit organization that helps families build a place to call home. 

The goal was to have ...

Fistball Championships Officially Announced, What's in Store for Roxbury?

ROXBURY, NJ - The upcoming U18 Fistball World Championships, taking place at Horseshoe Lake Park, are not expected to cause any major traffic problems for Roxbury, said Roxbury Township Manager John Shepherd today.

Although the international event, which runs July 11 through July 15, will bring quite a few newcomers to the township, Shepherd said he doesn't foresee traffic ...

Roxbury Board Recognizes Great Spring for Gaels Athletics

ROXBURY, NJ - School's out for summer, but before that happened the Roxbury School Board took some time to hear from, and congratulate the educators and athletes involved in Roxbury High School's spring sports successes.

At the recent meeting, Roxbury Schools Director of Athletics Stuart Mason attributed part of the success to the way the school's coaches mix ...

Roxbury Helpers Sought for Upcoming Fistball World Championships

ROXBURY, NJ – The organizers of the upcoming U18 Fistball World Championships, an international even taking place in Succasunna, are seeking volunteers to work with visitors from across the globe.

Werner Adam, the northeast regional director for the United States Fistball Association (USFA), said planning for the big event is going well. However, one hurdle that remains is ...

A Birthday Bash for Roxbury's Biggest Fan: Eddie McCarthy

ROXBURY, NJ - Roxbury High School sports’ "No. 1 fan," Eddie McCarthy, turned 75 last week, a milestone celebrated June 16 with a surprise birthday party at the Knights of Columbus hall in Netcong.

Family, friends, coaches and players joined at the party to shower McCarthy with affection and thanks for being a die-hard Gaels fan.

McCarthy is a Roxbury ...

Roxbury Ruckus Girls Rule the Soccer Field

ROXBURY, NJ - The MSC Roxbury Ruckus Elite U9 Girls soccer team certainly lived up to its name this spring soccer season; It finished the season undefeated and in first place.

The girls won their U10 division despite the fact that every player is only nine years old or younger.

The teams only loss this spring was in the Morris County Tournament to one of the county’s top ...

Course Record Stays Intact, Barely, at Roxbury 5K

ROXBURY, NJ – Collin Frost of Randolph blasted through the annual Roxbury Community Benefit 5K race today and crossed the finish line with a time of 15.20.

Afterward, not really seeming all that winded, the 25-year-old said he and the other top runners – including Succasunna’s Justin Scheid and Randolph’s Seamus Higgins – didn’t really push themselves.

Forker and Roumes Named 2018 Morris County Scholar Athletes

ROXBURY, NJ - Roxbury High School Seniors Karly Forker and Michael Roumes were named 2018 Morris County Scholar Athletes by the Morris County Secondary Schools Athletic Directors Association. They received their awards at a May 23 ceremony at the Hanover Manor.

Karly and Michael were also named Roxbury High School's 2017/2018 Athletes of the Year at the Senior Athlete Recognition ...

Roxbury Baseball Season Ends with 1-0 Defeat

ROXBURY, NJ - The Roxbury High School baseball season ended Tuesday in disappointing fashion as the Gaels lost 1-0 to Somerville in a NJSIAA Group 3 semifinal game.

Roxbury did not go down easy, enduring a pitcher's duel that saw an excellent performance by its man on the mound, Donovan Brady, an effort matched by Somerville's Thomas Babalis.

The hurlers kept the game ...

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July 13, 2018

Events Will Include STEM, Shooting sports, games and More!


STANHOPE, NJ – July 5, 2018– Time for the whole family to experience adventure this summer!  Have some free summer evenings and ready for a summer evening of family fun?!  Families are invited to attend any of four Family Adventure Nights at Camp Wheeler or Watchung Day Camp at no ...