Sports

April 5, 2020

SUMMIT, NJ - Hiltopper Girls Varsity Basketball Team sophomore Olivia Lawlor has been named First Team, All Union County. She has also been named to the First Team, All Conference - Mountain Division. Both honors were bestowed after a recent 'virtual meeting' of the conference's coaches. Lawlor ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - Leading his team through a campaign in which saw the Hilltoppers win 24 games -- including an epic 18-game winning streak -- has earned Summit High School Boys Varsity Basketball Coach Tim Simo 'Union County Conference Coach of the Year' honors. The accolade, as bestowed by nj.com, ...

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NEWARK, NJ - Just under two days before the ball dropped to usher in 2020, the two-time defending state champion Summit High School Boys Varsity Ice Hockey Team were in a bit of funk, having themselves dropped three consecutive games by a combined score of 11-4. The middle contest of those three ...

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NEWARK, NJ - A year that saw the Summit High School Girls Ice Hockey Team win their first-ever Morris Union Somerset Girls Ice Hockey League Title and then skate all the way to the Final in the inaugural NJSIAA Tournament came to a close with a 3-0 loss to number-one seed Morristown-Beard in ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Junior Greg Spitznagel scored at 10:59 of overtime and the top-seeded Summit High School Boys Varsity Ice Hockey Team is again headed to the Prudential Center and NJSIAA Public C title game after defeating fifth-seeded Manasquan, 3-2 at Mennen Arena. The two-time defending ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - It took nearly 30 games, but the Summit High School Boys Varsity Basketball Team -- unfortunately for Hilltopper Nation -- finally found its Payne threshold. That's Payne as in 11th-seeded Payne Tech, which came into their matchup with the third-seeded Hilltoppers at the Main Gym ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - Eleven Summit High School Track and Field student-athletes are headed to the prestigious 'Meet of Champions', which will be held March 8 at the Ocean Breeze Athletic Complex in Staten Island. Hilltoppers competing include: Lara Cota, Virginia Lustenberger, Katya Wardle, and ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - Senior Charles Lord splashed four rainbows from beyond the arc en route to a game-high 14 points as the third-seeded Summit H.S. Boys Varsity Basketball Team opened its NJSIAA tournament sojourn with 62-40 victory over 14th-seeded Cranford at the Main Gym. The victory improves Summit's ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - No less than a dozen Hilltoppers scored on the day -- led by junior captain Annabella Yorio's game-high 17 -- as the eighth-seeded Summit High School Girls Varsity Basketball Team began their NJSIAA Tournament trek by overwhelming ninth-seeded Orange, 66-14 at the Main ...

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ROSELLE, NJ - The top-seeded Summit High School Boys Varsity Ice Hockey Team powered their way into the NJSIAA Public C State semifinals with a 6-1 win over ninth-seeded Verona at the Warinanco Skating Center. The Hilltoppers will now face fifth-seeded Manasquan March 5 at Mennen Sports Arena in ...

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RED BANK, NJ - The Summit High School Girls Ice Hockey Team is headed to the inaugural NJSIAA Tournament Finals, after the sixth-seeded Hilltoppers won an exhilarating 7-6 victory over second-seeded Trinity Hall at the Red Bank Armory. Freshman Elizabeth Puskar scored with 16 seconds left in ...

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SEWELL, NJ - After completing tremendous team seasons, myriad members of the Summit High School Girls and Boys Swim Teams took to the pool at the Gloucester County Institute of Technology for the prestigious 'Meet of Champions'. In 2019-20, the Hilltopper Girls reached the NJSIAA North 2, Group B ...

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UNION, NJ - As the late, great Tom Petty sang, "The waiting is the hardest part." In a game that took two days to play because of a balky ice resurfacing machine -- yes, the Zamboni -- the number-one seeded Summit High School Boys Varsity Ice Hockey Team opened their quest for a NJSIAA Public C ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - It wasn't a great start and it was a shaky finish, but the Summit High School Boys Varsity Basketball Team defeated Pingry 61-57 at the Main Gym, concluding the regular season by claiming win number 23 of their campaign. Senior captain Will Hellings had a 17-point, 10-rebound ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - Sophomore Olivia Lawlor and junior captain Annabella Yorio each netted a Double-Double -- combining for 35 points and 20 rebounds -- as the Summit High School Girls Varsity Basketball Team won its final tuneup before beginning the NJSIAA Tournament by defeating Madison 44-31 at the ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - The sixth-seeded Summit High School Girls Ice Hockey Team built a four-goal lead and then withstood a late Pingry push to beat the third-seeded Big Blue 4-2 and book their trip to the NJSIAA State Tournament semifinals. There, on March 2, the Hilltoppers will face Trinity Hall, ...

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ROSELLE NJ - Beware of Sharpe objects. A warning -- and, in the case of the Randolph Girls Ice Hockey Team, a lesson -- that Summit Girls Varsity Ice Hockey Team opponents need to heed as evidenced by the offensive damage done by the Hilltoppers' Sharpe duo in the sixth-seeded Maroon and White's ...

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SPRINGFIELD, NJ - The Summit High School Girls Varsity Basketball Team built a 23-point first-half lead and went on to defeat Jonathan Dayton, 52-35. The victory improves the Hilltoppers' season mark to 13-10. Sophomore Olivia Lawlor had a game-high 14 points, with senior captain Sylvie Goudreau ...

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WAYNE, NJ - Bouncing back quickly from their first defeat in nearly two months, the Summit High School Boys Varsity Basketball Team easily defeated DePaul Catholic, 72-44. The win, the Hilltoppers' 19th in their past 20 games, takes the Maroon and White's season record to 22-3. Summit senior ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - She has averaged nearly two points in every game that she has pulled on a Maroon and White hockey sweater, and now Hilltopper junior center Caroline Sharpe has become the first Summit High School Girls Ice Hockey Team player to score 100 career points. Sharpe notched three assists ...

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CLARK, NJ - The Summit High School Boys Varsity Basketball Team saw its 18-game winning streak and Union County Tournament (UCT) journey both come to an end, as the seventh-seeded Hilltoppers fell to third-seeded Roselle Catholic 75-57 at AL Joihnson High School. The defeat, which left Summit ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - It came down to a double tiebreaker, but the Summit High School Girls Ice Hockey Team has captured its first-ever Morris Union Somerset Girls Ice Hockey League (MUSGIHL) title. The Maroon and White and Kent Place School both finished with identical 5-0-2 records, with the first ...

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WEST ORANGE, NJ - There are Hat Tricks and then there are Hat Tricks. Summit captain Tom Pryymak scored his third goal of the game, just 42 seconds into overtime, as the Summit High School Boys Varsity Ice Hockey Team came back from a two-goal deficit to defeat Montclair and claim the McInnis ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - Given the fact that two Hilltop City-based teams comprised the matchup, it was a lock that one Summit team was going to leave Tisdall Hall with their Union County Tournament (UCT) hopes intact. Unfortunately for card-carrying members of Hilltopper Nation, that team will not be the ...

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ROSELLE, NJ - Freshman Lily Spinner stopped all 27 shots she faced and junior Maisie Hiltabrand and sophomore Leah Rubinshteyn each scored twice as the Summit High School Girls Ice Hockey Team defeated Pingry 5-0 at the Warinanco Skating Center. The shutout was the first of Spinner's Hilltopper ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - The seventh-seeded Summit High School Boys Varsity Basketball Team outscored 10th-seeded Rahway by 11 points over the second and third quarters, a margin which proved decisive as the Hilltoppers beat the Indians 53-43 in a Union County Tournament (UCT) first-round matchup at the Main ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - The Summit High School Basketball program honored its seniors, and then three of its Class of 2020 team members went out and scored all but two of the team's points versus Caldwell at the Main Gym. Captain Eric Baier (19 points and 5 rebounds), captain Will Hellings (12 and 5) and ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - Holding a prep basketball team to 24 points over 32 minutes of play is uber impressive and an achievement that virtually always rewards the stingy side with the coveted 'W'. That form held true at the Main Gym as the fifth-seeded Summit High School Girls Varsity Basketball Team opened ...

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HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - Sophomore Olivia Lawlor had a game-high 20 points and nine rebounds -- coming up just one 'board short of a Double-Double -- but the Summit High School Girls Varsity Basketball Team fell to Hillsborough, 48-34. Summit is now 11-9 on the season. Lawlor also had two assists and ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - Led by another Double-Double from senior captain Eric Baier, the seventh-seeded Summit High School Boys Varsity Basketball Team defeated 18th-seeded Roselle 66-42 in the squad's Union County Tournament (UCT) opener at the Main Gym. The win is the Maroon and White's 16th in a row and ...

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