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Game of the Week: Rumson-Fair Haven opens season with upset of rival Red Bank...

Before Sept. 6, John Volker didn't think the Rumson-Fair Haven High School football team would be better than it was in 2018, when it...
Scott Jacobs

Rumson-Fair Haven upsets Red Bank Catholic on football opening night

Rumson-Fair Haven High School and Red Bank Catholic High School renewed their football rivalry on Sept. 6 in Red Bank, where the Bulldogs pulled...
Eric Sucar

Middletown North football team trying to improve behind veteran O-line

On Sept. 3, three days before the regular season started, Steve Bush described his Middletown High School North football team thusly... "The offensive line is...
Eric Sucar

Middletown South football team looking strong going into season

Middletown High School South was a really good football team last fall. And it should be a really good team again this fall, too. In 2018,...
Scott Jacobs

Holmdel football program looking to maintain respectability in 2019

In 2016, Jeff Rainess took over what he described as a "downtrodden" Holmdel High School football program. The Hornets had no accountability culture in their...
Scott Jacobs

Mater Dei football team counting on Ingram, Lewis to have big seasons

Mater Dei Prep is returning two high-profile stars for its 2019 football season. That should be more than enough to lift the Seraphs back into...

CBA earns statewide distinction for athletic excellence

Christian Brothers Academy was named this month as one of six recipients of the 2018 ShopRite Cup. The Cup, awarded by New Jersey ShopRite stores...

Play Golf with Hall of Famer Jan Stephenson at Forsgate

LPGA legend Jan Stephenson, who earlier this month was inducted into the World Golf Hall of Fame, will be at Forsgate Country Club on...
Scott Jacobs

Graber trying to build Matawan football program

Jay Graber is completely renovating the Matawan Regional High School football program. The 34-year-old took over the Matawan program in February and then embarked on...

Holmdel golfer participates in Girls Junior PGA Championship

Holmdel High School girls' golfer Megha Ganne is having quite a year. On April 23 at Forsgate Country Club in Monroe Township, Ganne qualified for...
Scott Jacobs

CBA hires experienced Gojdycz as new ice hockey coach

Andy Gojdycz has a wealth of ice hockey coaching experience at both the collegiate and high school levels. This made him a sound choice as...
SCOTT FRIEDMAN

Excessive heat hurts attendance at Monmouth Park’s Haskell Invitational

The $1 Million Haskell Invitational annually draws a large crowd to Monmouth Park. Last year's event drew 37,196 spectators to the horse racing track in...
Rebecca Nowalski

CBA legendary baseball coach retires after almost half a century

Marty Kenney coached his first baseball game at Christian Brothers Academy on April 3, 1974. Richard Nixon was still in the White House. The Super...

Football graduates shine one more time under the lights

The All-Shore Gridiron Classic, played under the lights, provided the final opportunity for football players to engage in their final scholastic game. On the football...
Scott Jacobs

All-Shore Gridiron Classic postponed because of potential storms

Ominous weather forecasts settled in across the state of New Jersey on the afternoon of July 11. Most locales faced an 80 or 90...
Scott Jacobs

Saint John Vianney athletic programs sending players on to collegiate programs

Saint John Vianney High School produced a significant amount of collegiate athletes in the 2018-19 school year, especially in softball. Saint John Vianney's softball team...

NJ Golf Foundation brings “Golf in Schools” program to local Goddard schools

Kids don't typically pick up golf. Eventual golfers usually discover the sport in their teens or later. But the New Jersey Golf Foundation and a group...
Scott Jacobs

Monmouth Park Sports Book providing new business model for local institution

The future of the Monmouth Park Racetrack appeared bleak a few years ago. Horse racing, the Oceanport track's chief revenue stream, just wasn't as popular...
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