Sports

November 3, 2018

SPRINGFIELD, NJ - The Dayton boys soccer team notched another shutout victory to its state title run Thursday. Senior forward Chito Jaykwaan and junior forward/midfielder Jagger Kebea each scored two goals apiece to propel top-seeded Dayton to a 5-0 victory over eighth-seeded Palisades Park in ...

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SPRINGFIELD, NJ - Senior forward Chito Jaykwaan scored three goals with two assists and junior midfielder/forward Ian Drogowitz and junior forward/midfielder Jagger Kebea added two goals apiece to power top-seeded Dayton to a 12-0 victory over 16-seeded West Caldwell Tech in the first round of ...

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ELIZABETH, NJ - The Jonathan Dayton High School (JDHS) boys and girls cross country teams both competed in the 81st annual running of the Union County Cross Country Championships, which were held Wednesday, Oct. 24 at Warinanco Park in Elizabeth. Sophomore Abbey Hochreiner clocked in with a time ...

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SPRINGFIELD, NJ - The Dayton girls volleyball team will host Roselle Park in a Thursday matchup, and no matter who wins or loses, the match will be for a great cause. The junior varsity squad will kick things off at 4 p.m., followed by the varsity match at 5 p.m. Dayton (10-11), which has won ...

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SPRINGFIELD, NJ - The drought is over for the Dayton boys cross-country team. Dayton edged Linden, 27-30, Tuesday at Oak Ridge Park in Clark to capture its first Union County Conference-Valley Division title since 1985. To say Dayton stepped up in the meet is an understatement. Six of the ...

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SPRINGFIELD, NJ - Freshman forward Gabby Palermo scored a first-half goal and senior midfielder Carina Servello, sophomore midfielder Eliana McNamee and sophomore forward Ali Pinho each added scores in the second half to power Dayton to a 4-1 home victory over Linden last Saturday. Dayton ...

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NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - In the highly-competitive Mountain Division of the Union County Boys Soccer Conference, it appears that parity is king. "Everyone has just about beaten everyone else and I think that's a good thing," said New Providence head coach Craig Barclay. "Its good to be challenged in ...

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Bulldogs sport wrap up and upcoming games schedule: BOYS SOCCER: After a season-opening 4-1 home loss to neighbor Union on Thursday, Dayton hit the road and erupted for a 6-0 victory over winless Bogota on Friday. David Tjan had one goal with an assist, Elie Kapengut dished out two assists ...

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SPRINGFIELD, NJ - After a transition season a year ago, the Dayton Girls Tennis team is looking to take a step forward as the 2018 season draws near. Dayton (9-11), which lost three straight and five of its last 11 matches to end last year, graduated 11 players in 2016 and had a lot of junior ...

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FLORHAM PARK, N.J-The New York Jets have announced a new partnership with Marvel Entertainment. The deal will include various Marvel themed features for fans at MetLife Stadium throughout the season. “We are excited to announce our new partnership with Marvel Entertainment,” said Jets ...

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SPRINGFIELD, NJ - Get rid of this heat. Can you believe the fall sports season for Jonathan Dayton High School starts next week? Below are the start dates for all eight fall sports: Cross Country: Monday, August 13 Football: Wednesday, August 15 Girls Soccer, Girls Tennis: Thursday, ...

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SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- Olympian and Union Catholic High School alum Sydney McLaughlin, who turned pro after one of the greatest "one and done" seasons in NCAA Track and Field history at the University of Kentucky, has signed with talent agency WME (William Morris Endeavor), according to a report in ...

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SPRINGFIELD, NJ - The Springfield Storm U12 Girls Softball team had a chance to play for a championship as they faced off against a squad from Kenilworth at the Jonathan Dayton High School turf field complex on Thursday July 26. Playing in a one game winner-takes-all format, the second-seeded ...

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SPRINGFIELD, NJ - Find a way. Just find a way to grind and maybe an opportunity will present itself. 16-year-old and seventh-seed Michael Thorbjornsen of Wellesley, Mass. did just that on Saturday afternoon as he edged fellow 16-year-old and good friend 12th-seeded Akshay Bhatia of Wake Forest, ...

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SPRINGFIELD, NJ - As provided by the United States Golf Association, meet the finalists for Saturday’s 36-hole matchup at the 71st annual USGA U.S. Junior Amateur Championship at Baltusrol Golf Course’s Upper Course in Springfield. 1st 18 holes begin at 7 a.m. EDT: Akshay Bhatia, 16, of Wake ...

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SPRINGFIELD, NJ - What a difference a day makes. Thursday’s round of 32, 16 scores Friday’s quarterfinal matchups (Quarterfinal winners advance to the afternoon semifinals, starting at 12:18 p.m. EDT) After the top nine and 13 of the first 14 seeds advanced to the round of 32 Wednesday, ...

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Wednesday’s playoff, round of 64 Scores Thursday’s round of 32 matchups (Round of 32 winners advance to the round of 16, starting at 1:15 p.m. EDT) SPRINGFIELD, NJ - After an early morning eight-player playoff to decide the final three spots of match play later in the afternoon, top-seed ...

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Tuesday’s Second Round Scores, playoff participants (8 for 3 spots) Wednesday’s Round of 64 matchups SPRINGFIELD, NJ - Kelly Chinn of Great Falls, Va., continued his stellar play Tuesday morning and missed an afternoon four plus hour rain delay on arguably Baltusrol Golf Club’s toughest ...

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SPRINGFIELD, NJ - Australian 16-year-old Karl Vilips and 15-year-old Kelly Chinn of Great Falls, Va., each fired the lowest scores of the day at 5-under-par 66 on Baltusrol’s Golf Club’s Upper Course after the first round of the 71st U.S. Amateur Championship in Springfield Monday. Monday’s ...

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SPRINGFIELD, N.J. – The USGA U.S. Junior Amateur Championship starts Monday.  The pairings for the first two rounds of the 71st edition were recently announced. Monday (July 16) and Tuesday (July 17) tee times will be played on the 7,280-yard, par-71 Upper Course and at the 7,313-yard, par-70 ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - For all the critics of the athletics program at New Jersey’s largest public university, there are more than a dozen reasons to cheer for successes of the sports programs and teams on the playing fields, in classrooms and beyond. Here are 17 on the field and off the field ...

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SPRINGFIELD, NJ – Jonathan Dayton boys tennis team had three players make Second Team All-Conference and two members make Honorable mention. Senior Colin McCormack was named Second Team All-Conference for second singles.  During the season he played about half of his matches as second singles ...

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SPRINGFIELD, NJ - Some individual honors were picked up by the Jonathan Dayton boys track team late last month. Four Bulldogs were named to the Union County Conference (UCC) All-Valley Division team.  They were: Junior Adam Cohen for the 3200 meters. Sophomore Joani Lico for the ...

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SPRINGFIELD, NJ - Some individual honors were picked up by the Dayton softball team late last month. Sophomore outfielder Victoria Delia, senior shortstop Amanda Lau and junior outfielder Maggie Phillips each were selected to the Union County Conference (UCC) All-Mountain Division ...

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SPRINGFIELD, NJ – Late last month, the Dayton baseball team recently picked up some individual post-season honors. Senior pitcher Ryan Lashuk and sophomore third baseman Michael Cacioppo each were selected to the Union County Conference (UCC) All-Valley Division team. Seniors third baseman ...

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SPRINGFIELD, NJ - The PGA of America announced that historic Baltusrol Golf Club in Springfield will host two of its pillar championships: the KPMG Women’s PGA Championship in 2023 and the PGA Championship in 2029. More from the press release announcement below: Founded in 1895, Baltusrol has ...

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There may be no American 'side' at this year's FIFA World Cup in Russia, but there is a Garden State connection, one that is vital to every match -- the ball itself. The official match ball -- the adidas Telstar 18 -- is named and designed after the Telstar satellite, which was developed right ...

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OCEANPORT, NJ — Governor Phil Murphy officially ushered in sports betting in New Jersey when he made the initial wager at Monmouth Park  on June 14. Governor Murphy, an avid soccer fan who has called ESPN’s “Sportscenter” his favorite show, placed the first bet  — $20 on Germany to win the World ...

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SPRINGFIELD, NJ - The second journey has been made a reality for Springfield’s hometown hero. Just a little over nine months ago, former Rutgers and Jonathan Dayton football standout Anthony Cioffi was released on the final day of roster cut downs from the National Football League’s Oakland ...

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SPRINGFIELD, NJ – At Jonathan Dayton High School’s Senior Awards Night many of the scholarships and awards given were for athletic achievement.  There were many other awards and scholarships given and they will be highlighted in other articles.  In athletics, Dayton seniors enjoyed many some ...

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