Sports

January 19, 2019

ROXBURY, NJ - The United States Fistball Association (USFA) is seeking male and female athletes under the age of 18 interested in competing in the Youth European Fistball Championships in Austria. The championships take place this summer July 13- July 19. Tryouts are taking place Jan. 29 and ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ - The Roxbury High School ice hockey team on Saturday night beat Mount Olive 2-0 at Aspen Ice in Randolpn. The Gaels jumped out to an early 1-0 lead two minutes into the game on a goal by Brendan Hartos with assists by Nick Thomas and Brian Westergaard. After a scoreless ...

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ROXBURY, NJ - The Roxbury Rebels Travel Softball players recently delivered more than10 shopping carts full of food, health and hygiene products to the Roxbury Social Services food pantry. The players collected donations after receiving a list of most needed items from Janet Wald, director of  ...

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ROXBURY, NJ - The Roxbury High School Competition Cheerleading team took first place in the Super Varsity Division last weekend at UCA Regionals in Long Island, N.Y.  The win earned the team the title of Super Varsity Regional Champions. The team also received two bids to attend the National ...

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ROXBURY, NJ - The Roxbury High School ice hockey team evened out its record at 2-2 on Saturday with a dominating win over Vernon. Playing at Skylands Ice World, the Gaels got off to a slow start in the first period getting outshot 17-9. However, the excellent goal-tendng of Tyler Marston ...

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ROXBURY, NJ – The Roxbury High School ice hockey team started its season Saturday the right way: A shut-out victory. Playing at Aspen Ice in Randolph, the Gaels trounced Paramus Catholic 4-0. Roxbury’s scoring started with a first-period short-handed goal by Kevin Keane at 9:53. Nicholas ...

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ROXBURY, NJ - Roxbury High School saw three seniors recently sign letters of intent to continue their athletic careers at institutions of higher learning. Surrounded by friends, family and teammates, Ben Palanchi signed to play men’s lacrosse at Sacred Heart University, Will Findlay signed to ...

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ROXBURY, NJ – Tara Liska, coach of Roxbury High School’s inaugural girls gymnastics team, said Sunday she “couldn’t be more proud” of the team’s performance and is looking forward to next season. The team’s final effort, a “States” battle, took place Nov. 10 at Montgomery Township High School.

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ROXBURY, NJ - The Roxbury High School football team came out on top Thursday in a post-regular-season game against Plainfield. The NJSIAA crossover game - a type of consolation game made available to teams that don't make it into the state tournament - saw the Gaels defeat the Cardinals ...

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ROXBURY, NJ - The Roxbury High School football team's season ended Friday with a loss to West Morris Central at home on Senior Night. The Gaels' 27-14 loss left their season record at 2-6 and their eyes aimed on a better record next year. The Wolfpack was first to get on the scoreboard with a ...

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ROXBURY, NJ – The new Roxbury High School gymnastics team was narrowly beaten Tuesday in league championship competition, losing to Montclair. The Gaels total of 100.575 wasn’t enough to beat Montclair’s 100.625, but coach Tara Liska said she was pleased with the performance. “The girls went ...

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Mouht Olive, NJ - The Roxbury High School football team fought hard Friday night but lost 6-0 against Mount Olive. The away-game loss brings the Gaels' record to 2-5.  Mount Olive got its six points with a 3rd Period touchdown by Flynn Brown. It was 0-0 until the Marauders No. 2 broke ...

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ROXBURY, NJ - The inaugural Roxbury High School gymnastics team wrapped up its regular season on Oct. 12 with a meet against Indian Hills High School where the girls stuck another win in the books beating Indian Hills 99.05 to 89.7. Tiffany Zieba was the leading point scorer, earning the highest ...

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ROXBURY, NJ - Despite scoring first and eventually racking up 24 points, the Roxbury High School football team on Friday lost to Morris Knolls. The 34-24 defeat came on the Gaels' home field during the team's annual homecoming game. It leaves Roxbury with a 2-4 record so far. With the Gaels ...

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ROXBURY, N.J. - By October, summer’s roar of activity at Hopatcong State Park in Landing fades to little more than the whisper of windswept leaves scraping along pavement. But some days are exceptions. The sixth annual Lake Loop, which took place Oct. 7 at the park, pulled in several hundred ...

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ROXBURY, NJ – The Roxbury community is invited to attend an Oct. 20 ceremony honoring the Tardive family for its role in starting youth football in the township 60 years ago. The ceremony will take place around 6 p.m. at the Horseshoe Lake Park football field before the Roxbury Jr. Gaels varsity ...

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ROXBURY, NJ – It's been a season of challenges, growth and upbeat attitude for the Roxbury High School volleyball team,which reached 8-8 on Oct. 5 with a win over Kinnelon in a Morris County Tournament (MCT) first-round match,  The team, which takes on Jefferson today, will face West Morris on ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ - The Randolph High School football team celebrated homecoming Friday by showing no mercy to its rival neighbors from Roxbury, running out to 26-0 halftime lead, and then cruising to a 33-0 victory to move to 6-0 on the season. The loss, which came on the heels of a Sept. 29 35-12 ...

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ROXBURY, NJ - The Roxbury High School field hockey team today beat Butler in a Morris County Tournament preliminary round game. The Gaels beat the Bulldogs 4-1 in a game that saw two goals by Emily Stanich and a goal each by Jenna Segrave and Taylor Woolford. In addition to the goals, ...

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ROXBURY, NJ - Steve Alford and the Roxbury Rotary Club have launched a GoFundMe effort to raise money for Joyce Bambach, a veteran sports photographer who is battling cancer. The site hopes to raise $30,000 on behalf of Bambach. It says that Bambach, who has been snapping photos of high school ...

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