Articles Posted in the Sports Category

  • Local Runners Set for 5K to Benefit Twin Lights

    HIGHLANDS – For thousands of visitors to the Jersey Shore, taking in the sweeping sunset vistas offered by the Twin Lights is the perfect conclusion to a summer afternoon but Sunday, Aug. 10, will be…

  • Murphy Davis finished her scholastic lacrosse career at Red Bank Regional with 261 goals. She will be attending Clemson University, S.C., in the fall.

    RBR Lacrosse Leader Heads to Clemson

      By Jim Hintelmann LITTLE SILVER – After playing soccer since she was 8 years old, Red Bank Regional’s Murphy Davis decided to try lacrosse when she reached seventh grade. It proved to be a…

  • Navesink River Rowing student Tammy Perconti works out under the watchful eyes of NRR coach Nicolette Simone and rower Serena Tsang aboard the club’s boat.
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    Rowing on the River

      Navesink River Rowing offers lessons for all ages and all levels By Meghan Loder RED BANK – The Navesink River Rowing (NRR) offers area residents another chance to get on the water. Located at…

  • The three co-captains of the 2014 Christian Brothers Academy crew team, from left, Michael Guadagno of Monmouth Beach, Jack Smallwood of Shrewsbury and Kevin Hayes of Morganville.
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    CBA Crew Co-Captains Go Ivy League

    HEAD: LINCROFT – Last month, Christian Brothers Academy’s Crew Team graduated the most successful senior class of rowers in the team’s 10-year history, both competitively and academically. Leading the group were the team’s three co-captains,…

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    Harris Wins 2014 Albacore Mid-Atlantic Championship

      Story and photo by Art Petrosemolo International Champion Barney Harris, sailing with Lee Mullins as crew, dominated the 2014 Albacore class Mid-Atlantic Championships, sailed July 20, on Sandy Hook Bay and hosted by the…

  • Monmouth U Announces 2014 Women’s Soccer Schedule

    WEST LONG BRANCH – Monmouth University women’s soccer head coach Krissy Turner has announced the program’s 2014 schedule as the Hawks embark on their second season in the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference. Monmouth, which captured…

  • All-around athlete Sam Miles leaves Mater Dei Prep and heads to East Carolina University after having a great school career in football, baseball and basketball.
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    Miles Leaves Mater Dei After Experiencing Special Season

      By Jim Hintelmann MIDDLETOWN – While a 6-5 record in high school football may not seem that much to some people, it was something special to Mater Dei Prep’s football team last season. The…

  • The 10U Fair Haven Diamonds players celebrate their victory in the U.S. Amateur Baseball League’s championship game. The are: front row, from left, Nico Calabretta, Joey Gotch, Nick Marchakitus, Matt Rigby, Matt Fernandez, Colin Kennedy, Shay Addison and Brian Doherty; middle row, Robbie Thomson, Luke Ronayne, Matt Cruz, Lucas Kostulias and Scott Gyimesi; and back row, coaches Pete Gotch, Rafe Fernandez, James Kostulias and Steve Gyimesi.
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    10U Fair Haven Diamonds Win Amateur Championship

        FAIR HAVEN – The 10U Fair Haven Diamonds won its United States Amateur Baseball League Championship game, 9-4, June 22 over the Jersey Shore Thunder. Capping off an 8-1 regular season, the Diamonds got strong pitching…

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    Ready. Set. Go!!

      Paddleboarders set off in the Navesink River at Rumson’s Victory Park for the start of the 8-mile Stand-Up Paddleboard event Sunday, July 13, sponsored by Clean Ocean Action and the Surfer’s Environmental Alliance. –Photo…

  • Blue Water Regatta Set for Aug. 2-3 on Sandy Hook Bay

      The race committees of the Atlantic Highlands Yacht Club and the Sandy Hook Bay Catamaran Club will be holding on Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 2-3, the 30th annual Blue Water Regatta on Sandy Hook…