Sports

May 23, 2018

NEWARK, NJ - The 11th-seeded Summit High School Varsity Baseball Team rallied from two runs down by scoring three runs in the fifth inning, and junior hurler Alex Boburka went the distance as the Maroon and White defeated number-six seed Barringer, 5-4, to open play in the NJSIAA North Jersey, ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - A River Road Rivalry, softball-style, is on tap as the Summit High School Girls Varsity Softball Team will face Chatham in the second round of the NJSIAA North Jersey, Section 2, Group 3 Tournament after the Maroon and White beat Parsippany Hills 6-2 at Memorial Field. Freshman Ava ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - Nine Hilltoppers scored goals as the Summit High School Girls Varsity Lacrosse Team made quick work of West Windsor-Plainsboro North, 16-1, to open its NJSIAA North 2. Group 3 state tournament. The Maroon and White, seeded number one, had received a first-round bye and began play at ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - Two games into the NJSIAA North, Group 2 Boys Lacrosse Tournament, the top-seeded Summit High School Boys Varsity has played a grand total of 96 minutes and outscored their first- and second-round opponents by the tidy sum of 31-0. The latest whitewash win was a 14-0 victory over ...

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UNION, NJ -- The Summit High School Boys Varsity Volleyball Team rocketed out of the gate, winning the first game 25-20, dropped the second game and then fought to the very end but ultimately were defeated by Scotch Plains-Fanwood in the Union County Final at Union High School. The Raiders were ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - The NJSIAA State Lacrosse Tournament isn't quite like NCAA 'March Madness' in terms of early-round upsets, so when number-one seeded Summit took to a soggy Investors Bank Field to face 16th-seeded Governor Livingston in the opening round of the North, Group 2 bracket, drama was not on ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - Softball Team player Gianna  Acitelli and Baseball's Will Gibson have been named Summit High School Athletes of the Week, presented by TAPinto Summit, for the week ending May 13. Each week throughout the school athletic year, an athlete or athletes will be honored for distinguishing ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - Andrew Miller acted like it was 'BP' when he and his Maroon and White teammates took on 'OP'. The senior went 3-4 with a double and a three-bagger, and junior Mike Competiello threw 4 2/3 innings of two-hit ball and struck out seven while walking none, as the Summit High School Boys ...

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gauntlet, (noun) -- a line, series, or assemblage; especially one that poses some sort of ordeal. SUMMIT, NJ - If, a few weeks ago, while sitting down enjoying a tasty beverage, one was to have pulled out their handy, pocket-sized Summit High School Boys Varsity Lacrosse Team 2018 schedule, they ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - The skies lifted and the drops stopped just in time for the Summit High School Boys Varsity Lacrosse Team's game against big-time opponent Moorestown, and the Maroon and White took advantage of Mother Nature's benevolence -- the day before Mother's Day -- to deliver a vintage Jim ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - For 25 minutes of game action, it looked like if one was to grab their handy copy of Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary, Eleventh Edition, and looked up the word 'Morristown', the entry for the definition would say something to the effect of "see 'Party Pooper'." That's because ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - The chance of a post-Union County Championship game letdown for any Jim Davidson-coached team is about on par with the probability that the Morris Avenue Bridge will re-open any day now. Zilch. No, while the celebratory memories were still wafting about in the light breeze at ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - Girls' Lacrosse Team player Julia Szynal and Golf Team member Kieran McKeown have been named Summit High School Athletes of the Week, presented by TAPinto Summit, for the week ending May 6. Each week throughout the school athletic year, an athlete or athletes will be honored for ...

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FRANKLIN LAKES, NJ - Katia Carnevale scored her 50th goal of the season and then just kept right on going, potting four more and leading the Summit High School Girls Varsity Lacrosse Team to a comprehensive 17-4 victory over Ramapo. The junior's quintet of tallies raises her season total to 54 ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - Just as most Hilltop City folks do some errands and tidying up on the weekends, the Summit High School Girls and Boys Lacrosse Teams used their Saturday at AL Johnson High School to take care of some unfinished business, sweep aside their opponents, and make a stop at the 'hardware ...

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CLARK, NJ - Call it a 'Super Saturday Sweep'. Or, perhaps, a 'Resounding Redemption Re-Union'. Whatever label one chooses to affix, the throne rooms of Union County Lacrosse are once again cloaked in Maroon and White, as both the Summit High School Girls and Boys Varsity Lacrosse Teams have ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - Sophomore Abby Thompson struck-out 13 over five innings, and senior Taylor Thompson (3 and 1) and freshman Maddie Murphy (2 and 4) combined for five hits and five RBI as the Summit High School Softball Team beat Roselle Catholic, 15-1. in a mercy-rule shortened game at Memorial ...

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CLARK, NJ - Here we go, again. A fourth consecutive Union County Tournament Final versus Westfield is on the horizon after the Summit High School Boys Varsity Lacrosse Team dispatched tenacious New Providence, 8-2, at AL Johnson High School. The semifinal was tight -- the Hilltoppers led just ...

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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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