Sports

May 3, 2018

SUMMIT, NJ - The Girls' Spring Track Relay Team -- consisting of Icisys Sadler, Aaliyah Corrica, Mariana Peñuela, and Sara Peñuela -- and Baseball Team member Danny Isralowitz have been selected as Summit High School Athletes of the Week, presented by TAPinto Summit, for the week ending April ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - If this was a game of "21" or "Blackjack," it would not been a straight 'Ace plus Face' card route to the unbeatable number. No, the Summit High School Girls Varsity Lacrosse Team's route to a rout over New Providence in the Union County Tournament semifinals at AL Johnson High ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - The kick is up, and the kick is goooood! University of Miami record-setting placekicker and Summit Hilltopper alum Michael Badgley has signed a free-agent contract with the National Football League's Indianapolis Colts. Badgley, who completed his Hurricane career first on the list ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - Head Coach Kevin Kostibos would have been pleased. Fourteen Summit points at the half, massive amount of ball control and, better yet, seeing a big 'goose egg' on the scoreboard for the opponent. Yes, had this been a football game, a 14-0 halftime lead would have bode well for ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - They have ran, passed, tacked, checked, punted, thrown, tackled, kicked, lobbed, saved, scored, blocked, swished, jibed, snapped, caught and volleyed with honor and distinction while proudly wearing the Maroon and White. 'They' are the Summit High School Class of 2018 student ...

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BRONXVILLE, NY - As they did in their previous game against Westfield, the Summit High School Girls Varsity Lacrosse Team threw down a dominant second-half performance to break open a relatively tight game, on this day outscoring their  Bronxville High School opponents 7-1 and surging to a 14-5 ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - There are plenty times that the saying 'What a Difference A Day Makes' is both salient and apropos. Comparing the Summit High School Boys Varsity Lacrosse Team's last two games would not, however, be one of those occurrences. Two days. Two different opponents. Same vibe. Same ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - Junior Alex Boburka threw a 63-pitch complete-game gem, striking out two and walking none while allowing just two hits as the Summit High School Varsity Baseball Team blanked Rahway 3-0 at Memorial Park. The win, the Maroon and White's third in a row after six straight losses -- evens ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - In distance running,  the 'rabbit' is the individual that goes out to push pace of the race, hoping to set a fast pace, something which, at times, can mess with with the tactics of the elite runners in the race, taking them out of their 'MO'. The challenge for the 'rabbit' is that ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - Playing before a rocking Main Gym crowd, the Summit High School boys Varsity Volleyball Team took Top 20-ranked Dover to three games, but fell 25-15. 17-25 and 22-25. Summit came out en fuego and, behind the blocking exploits of juniors Harry Walsh and David Axtell and the hitting ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - FC Motown, the Morristown-based soccer club -- and the latest expansion team to join the National Premier Soccer League (NPSL) -- is set to kick-off its inaugural NPSL campaign May 19 when it takes on FC Monmouth at their home -- Ranger Stadium at Drew University in Madison. The ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - Junior Mike Competiello pitched three scoreless innings of five-hit ball, went 2-4 with three RBI and stole two bases as the Summit High School Varsity Baseball Team mercy-ruled Union Catholic 10-0 at Memorial Park. The victory, the Hilltoppers second in a row, takes the Maroon and ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - Suffice it to say that, in the mythical tome 'Ten Musts to Beating Delbarton in Lacrosse', one will not find the words, "Spot Them a Six-Goal Lead." The same reader will likely look in vein to also discover, "Play Them Right After They Have Suffered Defeat at the Hands of a Morris ...

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MOUNTAIN LAKES, NJ - Junior Katia Carnevale scored three goals -- the Hat Trick lifting her season tally-haul to 40 -- as the Summit High School Girls Varsity Lacrosse Team won at Mountain Lakes, 8-5. The victory, coming less than 48 hours after they dropped a 10-5 decision to nationally Top ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - Softball Team member Jessica Natunen and the Boys Tennis Team's Thomas Shung have been selected as Summit High School Athletes of the Week, presented by TAPinto Summit, for the week ending April 22. Each week throughout the school athletic year, an athlete or athletes will be ...

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COLD SPRING HARBOR, NY - Surrendering two separate five-goal runs, the Summit High School Girls Varsity Lacrosse Team dropped a 10-5 decision to Garden City, NY, High School, which is currently ranked inside the nation's Top 20 squads. Senior captain Helen Louise Johnson and junior Katia ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - A glance back at the recent chapters of the Summit versus Westfield Boys Lacrosse rivalry shows a plethora of close encounters -- six games have been decided by one-goal over the past five seasons -- with games between the two foes almost universally noted for a low-scoring, ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - Fans coming to the Upper Turf Field looking for -- or perhaps even expecting -- the Summit High School Girls Varsity Lacrosse Team to metaphorically knock-out neighboring Chatham probably left disappointed. What they got instead was a tussle that literally went down to the final ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - The Summit High School Boys Varsity Volleyball Team beat Plainfield in three games to improve their season slate to 7-3. The Hilltoppers emerged victorious with a 25-18, 26-28, 25-19 triumph at the Main Gym. Junior Cole Model ran the show with four aces and 16 assists, with ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - The Girls Varsity Lacrosse Team's Katia Carnevale and Baseball's Will Hellings have been selected as Summit High School Athletes of the Week, presented by TAPinto Summit, for the week ending April 15. Each week throughout the school athletic year, an athlete or athletes will be ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ - The Summit High School Girls Varsity Lacrosse team raced out to a 13-2 halftime lead, then activated the restrictor plate and cruised to a 15-4 victory at Randolph. Juniors Julia Szynal -- with six scores -- and Katia Carnevale, who hit twine four times, combined to notch 10 goals ...

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CHESTER, NJ - The Summit High School Lacrosse programs' march through Chester is complete and it was, in a word, complete. Days after the Girls Varsity demoed their West Morris Central counterparts 19-6, the Hilltopper Boys Varsity Lacrosse Team beat the Wolfpack 13-0 on a 'where is spring?' ...

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CHESTER, NJ - Pedigree and talent notwithstanding, the probability was high that the team that next faced the Summit High School Girls Varsity Lacrosse Team was, to use a non-scientific term, in for it. Having just dropped their first game of the season -- a 9-8, last-minute decision to rival ...

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SPARTA, NJ - On a day when Mother Nature continued her brief, two-day foray into summer, the Summit High School Boys Varsity Lacrosse Team made the sojourn northwest to Sparta, where the Hilltoppers continued to demonstrate that, like the weather on the day, they are pretty darn hot. Blazing out ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - Charging back from a three-goal deficit to tie the game late in the second half and having the ball with less than three minutes to go, the Summit High School Girls Varsity Lacrosse Team appeared poised to seize a signature win over fellow juggernaut Ridgewood. The Hilltoppers, ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - While the specific statistic may not be kept, when a team's face-off man scores as many goals as the opposing team combined, it is a safe bet that their chances of winning are meteorically high. So, when Summit High School Boys Varsity Lacrosse Team senior Joe Persche won two ...

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MENDHAM, NJ - Athletes are creatures of habit, grounding their efforts and performances in routine and repetition. Student athletes are no different, so -- during Spring Break -- when the 'student' part of that equation is temporarily suspended, performances can be unpredictable. Such was the ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - When Spanish fútbol giants Barcelona and Real Madrid meet, the resulting match is known as El Classico. Until a better moniker is unearthed perhaps -- in the spirit of "imitation is the sincerest form of flattery" -- it is allowable that this label is borrowed to describe the clash ...

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EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - Ryan O'Malley will continue his NFL career journey -- and continue to enjoy some home cooking -- after the former Summit High School Hilltopper and Penn Quaker re-signed with the New York Giants. The one-year deal keeps the Summit native in blue and comes after he joined ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - She came, she saw, and she scored -- seven times. While she had plenty of help, Summit High School Girls Varsity Lacrosse Team junior Katia Carnevale nearly single-handedly laid waste to Northern Highlands, cranking home a septet of tallies as the Hilltoppers rolled to a 15-2 win ...

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