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Sparta High School Track and Field Sends Four Athletes to NJSIAA Meet of Champions

June 16, 2017

COLUMBUS, NJ—The top High School Track and Field athletes in New Jersey showed up at Northern Burlington Regional High School to compete one last time locally for the season.  Sparta High School sent four athletes to this year’s competition on Saturday, June 10, senior Billy Loewen, junior Ben Davis, junior Gianna Macones, and sophomore Carlie Wilson.

Macones competed in two ...

Sparta Diamonds Softball Take Home Long Valley Atalese Trophy

LONG VALLEY, NJ – Sparta Diamonds have another successful tournament on the books for the young 2017 Spring season.  The U12 girls played in the one day Long Valley Atalese Tournament and brought home the title.

It was a long day of softball on May 21 with three preliminary games before playing in the finals.  In all it was a 12-hour day for players, coaches and parents.  ...

Sparta High School Track and Field Have a Strong Showing at NJSIAA Group 2 Championships

COLUMBUS, NJ – Sparta High School track and field had several representatives at the New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association Group 2 Meet of Champions on June 2 and 3.

Gianna Macones took third in the 100 Meter.  Carlie Wilson finished in fourth place in the 400 Meter race.  Macones also finished fourth in the Triple Jump and ninth in the Long Jump.  Rounding ...

Sparta Golf Defeats Morris Hills

SPARTA, NJ - The Sparta High School golf team took down Morris Hills last week, winning 165-185.  The teams played at Lake Mohawk Golf Club.

Sparta had the top three golfers in the match.  Jack Simon had the best score of the day, finishing at par with a 36.  Jimmy Apostolico, Jack Maloney and Morris Hills' Alex Budd all shot at 41.  Sparta's Ryan Richardson shot a ...

Sparta Girls Lacrosse Season Ends with Loss to Bernards in NJSIAA North Jersey Group 2 Semi-finals

WASHINGTON, NJ – The season has come to an end for the Sparta High School girls lacrosse team, in the semi-final round of the NJSIAA Group 2 Tournament.  Having gone further than any team in the school’s history, the girls lost to Bernards in a heartbreaking one goal game 16-15.

Both teams played tough on the turf at Warren Hills High School.  With two minutes left on the ...

Sparta Girls Lacrosse Wins First NJSIAA North Jersey, Section 1, Group 2 Title Over Ramapo, Mead Breaks Records

SPARTA, NJ – Sparta High School girls lacrosse took their first title ever on Friday, beating Ramapo 15-14 in the NJSIAA North Jersey, Section 1, Group 2 final game.  As the score shows it was not an easy win.  With family, students and scouts looking on at Reis field, both teams played hard from the first faceoff all the way to the final horn.    The lead went back ...

Sparta High School Golf: Simon Individual Champ, Hunterdon/Warren/Sussex and NJSIAA Group 2 Tournaments

SPARTA, NJ – It was a big week for Sparta High School golf.  At the Hunterdon/Warren/Sussex tournament on Tuesday, Jack Simon took first place with a 73 crowning him the tri-county Individual Champion.  Fellow team mate Jimmy Apostiolico placed second with a 74.

The Sparta team took third in the Hunterdon/Warren/Sussex tournament. 

On Monday the team played in the ...

Sparta High School Celebrates Senior Athletes at 48th Monogram Dinner

SPARTA, NJ – Perona Farms was the site of the 48th annual Monogram Dinner celebrating the Sparta High School senior athletes.  With parents, coaches and guests looking on, each of the student athletes were announced by Athletic Director Assistant Maureen Longo, including the varsity sports they played and their plans for after graduation.

The dinner is packed with tradition.  ...

Sparta Girls Lacrosse Easily Takes Semi-Final Game from Mahwah in NJSIAA North Jersey Section 1 Group 2

SPARTA, NJ – Sparta girls lacrosse easily moved through the semi-final round of the NJSIAA North Jersey, Section 1 Group 2 when they defeated Mahwah 21-12.  The top ranked girls played at home on Reis field on Tuesday.

Katilin Mead was just about unstoppable with nine goals and an assist.  Jacqui Hallack found the back of the net four times with two assists.

Courtney Klein, ...

Sparta High School Baseball Walks Over Morris Hills

SPARTA, NJ – Sparta High School Baseball added one more to the win column defeating Morris Hills 6-1 on Wednesday.  Playing on the home field Ronan Jarvis was on the mound allowing only two hits and one run.  Jarvis struck out three and walked three.  He also scored.

Eric Lesch, Jake Zerillo, Dylan Blendiger, Sebastian Jeroma and Thomas Ferrara all contributed to the ...

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Walk-On Hockey Clinics Offered at Skylands Ice World

June 21, 2017

STOCKHOLM, NJ – Skylands Ice World is holding daily hockey clinics with Patrick Choules and Adam Mitchell.  For only $30 per player young and aspiring hockey players are invited to walk on, Monday June 26 through Thursday, June 29.

The schedule for Monday and Wednesday:

8 -9:10 a.m. Mite, Squirt and Peewee – Shooting Clinic to improve a player’s release, power and ...