Sports

February 9, 2018

SUMMIT, NJ - 'Bottom's up. Junior captain Malcolm Sidebottom is enjoying a very strong season, leading the Summit High School Boys Varsity Basketball Team in scoring, hitting big shots -- especially from beyond the arc -- and serving as a key piece of the puzzle that is the Maroon and White's ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - Down just three points at the half, the Summit High School Girls Basketball Team was outscored 17-5 in the third quarter, a differential that proved decisive in a 50-32 defeat at the hands of Westfield at the Main Gym. Freshman Kiran McCormick led the Hilltoppers with 10 points, but ...

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ROSELLE, NJ - Trailing in a game by multiple goals for the only the second time all season, the Summit High School Boys Varsity Ice Hockey Team fought back to earn a 3-3 tie with Ridge at Warinanco Skating Center. Freshman Aidan Wiseman scored on the Power Play with just one second remaining in ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - Girls Swim Team member Charlotte Greer and the Boys Hockey Team's Jack Murphy have each been named Summit High School Athlete of the Week, presented by TAPinto Summit, for the week ending February 4. Each week throughout the school athletic year, an athlete or athletes will be ...

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PLAINFIELD, NJ - A pair of career highs -- 26 points for junior captain Malcolm Sidebottom and 17 by sophomore Will Hellings -- led the Summit High School Boys Varsity Basketball Team to convincing 79-62 win at Koinonia Academy. The victory pushes the Maroon and White's season record to ...

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UNION, NJ - Intentional or not, the Summit High School Boys Varsity Hockey Team sent a message to the State Playoff seeding committee by virtue of their methodical dismantling of Governor Livingston. Specifically, that the Maroon and White is worthy of the number-one tourney seed which, based on ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - Senior captain Christina Richson led all scorers with 17 points, and Annabella Yorio delivered an 11-point, 12-rebound double-double, as the Summit High School Girls Basketball Team got a big road win at Oak Knoll, 38-33. The victory, which improved the Hilltoppers record to 10-6, is ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - Putting 11 wrestlers on the mat, the Summit High School Wrestling Team got pin-falls from Dan Cambronero, Palmer Shikany, Chris DiSibio and Landon Dixon and went on defeat area rival Madison, 40-30, at the Main Gym. DiSibio came up with the signature win of the evening, reversing a ...

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ROSELLE, NJ - In the 1982 film "Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan," antagonist villain Khan Noonien Singh, played by Ricardo Montalbån, quotes a Klingon proverb just before he commits the flick's protagonist , Starfleet Admiral James T. Kirk -- played by the iconic William Shatner -- to what Khan ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - The Summit High School Girls Swim Team made a point, as in one point more than their male Maroon and White counterparts. Continuing their strong campaigns, both the Hilltopper Girls and Boys squads swam past Cranford at the Summit YMCA, and they did so by near-identical scores. The ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - Girls Track Team member Icisys Sadler and Boys Swim Team member Conor Fagan have each been honored as Summit High School Athletes of the Week, presented by TAPinto Summit, for the week ending January 28. Each week throughout the school athletic year, an athlete or athletes will be ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - Over their first 14 games of the season, the Summit Girls Varsity Basketball Team averaged 41.5 points per game, with their previous high-water mark of offensive output coming against Hackettstown in the opening game of the Hilltopper Holiday Tournament when they tallied 53 ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - The depth of the margins that determine the difference between winning and losing are in direct proportion to the quality of one's opponent. When competing against the 'lesser lights', a solid effort will usually get the job done but, when pitted against an elite foe, the ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - The Summit High School Boys Swim Team -- continuing to feast on home cooking -- won all but one race and handily beat St. Peter’s Prep 103-67 at the Summit YMCA. The victory was the Hilltoppers' first against the Marauders in three years and improved their season dual-meet record to an ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - Oh captains, my captains. Hilltopper Hoops bombardiers senior Christina Richson and junior Malcolm Sidebottom each had prolific nights from the place known as Three Point Land', with the Summit Girls Varsity captain splashing four threes and Sidebottom knocking down seven treys in a ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - The Summit High School Girls and Boys Basketball programs are once again collaborating to host their 'Hilltopper Pink Out', a day of hoops that seeks to raise funds for the Connie Dwyer Breast Cancer Foundation. On Saturday, January 27, the 'Pink Out' will feature four games, with the ...

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UNION, NJ - Summit got a combined 28 points from senior captain Christina Richson, sophomore Sylvie Goudreau and freshman Kiran McCormick, and rode a solid first-half to win at Union, 43-34. Richson, who scored a joint game-high 12 points, added five assists, and six steals and three rebounds.

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SUMMIT, NJ - Winning 8 of 11 events -- which included a pair of individual victories each for Emma Claus and Natalie Wisniewski -- and which featured a 1-2-3 Hilltopper sweep of three races -- the Summit High School Girls Swim Team defeated Kent Place School, 110-62, at the Summit Area YMCA. The ...

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ROSELLE, NJ - If the Summit High School Boys Varsity Ice Hockey Team had a mental hangover after their disappointing loss to Westfield in the Union County Cup Final, it didn't last long. Back on the same sheet of ice that, just 72 hours earlier, had seen them drop a 3-2 decision to the Blue ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - Girls Basketball Team player Christina Richson, Girls Swim Team member Kaitlyn Hersch, and the Boys Hockey Team's Will Vitton have each been selected as Summit High School Athletes of the Week, presented by TAPinto Summit, for the week ending January 21. Each week throughout the ...

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NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - The towns of Summit and New Providence share a border, along with a Emergency Services Dispatch Center and, now, a Municipal Court. Heck, the Hilltop City's bespoke Transfer Station even resides on New Providence Avenue. The proximity of the two burgs in the 'burbs has ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ - Finishing in fourth spot behind champion Scotch Plains-Fanwood, Westfield and Governor Livingston, the Summit High School Girls Swim Team Union County Championship performance at the Sonny Werblin Recreation Center yielded "Meet of Champions" (MOC) berths for Kaitlyn Hersch and two ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ - The Summit High School Boys’ Swim Team finished in second place overall -- topping perennial power Scotch Plains-Fanwood High School for the first time in five years -- at the Union County Championship Meet at the Sonny Werblin Recreation Center.  Summit finished runner-up to ...

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ROSELLE, NJ - As talented as they are individually and collectively, the Summit High School Boys Varsity Hockey Team has been defined, this season, as much by its work ethic and ability to make the simple plays as they have their high-end abilities. The team has pretty much limited their ...

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BERNARDSVILLE, NJ - The sign the Hilltoppers were holding as they gathered around their milestone-making teammate told the story both succinctly and creatively: 10 to the Third Power... as in 1,000. That's 1,000 as in 1,000 points, a career mark that Summit High School Varsity Girls Basketball ...

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SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ - A late technical foul, resulting in three made free throws and possession, helped push Scotch Plains-Fanwood to a 54-45 victory over the Summit High School Girls Varsity Basketball Team. Senior captain Christina Richson had 15 points and Micaela Nardino had eight points and ...

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ROSELLE, NJ - The first meeting of the year between the Summit High School Boys Varsity Ice Hockey Team and the counterparts from Governor Livingston on December 15 was a true grinder. A Hilltopper third-period goal in that encounter proved to be the contest's only tally and gave the Maroon and ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - A trio of runs -- two which helped neutralize their opponent's red-hot shooting and the latter which ended up winning the day -- lifted the Summit High School Boys Varsity Basketball Team to its eighth consecutive victory, a 71-60 triumph over Roselle at the Main Gym. Junior captain ...

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CLARK, NJ - For the third straight game, the Summit High School Girls Varsity Basketball Team got off to a 'still tied to the dock start', trailing 8-0 early to AL Johnson. However, like their previous contest against New Providence, the Hilltoppers were able to right the ship. In fact, against ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - Girls' Track and Field Team member Icisys Sadler and Boys' Varsity Wrestler Jack Hedges have been honored as Summit High School Athletes of the Week, presented by TAPinto Summit, for the week ending January 14. Each week throughout the school athletic year, an athlete or athletes ...

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