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Friars’ season ends a little short once again
Fall to Roselle Catholic in NJSIAA Non-Public B title game
by Jim Hague
Mar 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Last Wednesday afternoon, Bob Hurley was making plans for an eight-hour car ride to Columbus, Ohio for this weekend, with his wife, Chris , daughter Melissa and Melissa’s two young children, Gabrie...
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Gallo takes over grid program at St. Anthony
Robert Morris has local flavor in NCAA tourney; mourning the loss of Dalton
Mar 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
After stepping down as the head football coach at Harrison High School, where he spent the last two years, Hoboken native Matt Gallo said that he was considering his options toward the next step in...
ATHLETE OF THE WEEK
McNair Academic’s Hegarty a dominant force in the pool
Mar 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Sakura Hegarty thinks that she was about 3 years old the first time she was introduced to swimming. “I started swimming in Japan,” said Hegarty, who has the unique heritage bloodline of being half ...
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St. Anthony-Hudson Catholic renew their rivalry
Play for NJSIAA Non-Public B North sectional title for fifth straight year
by Jim Hague
Mar 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
It was a basketball smorgasbord Monday afternoon/night in Jersey City, with two NJSIAA Non-Public B North semifinals taking place almost simultaneously, with the two winners getting the opportunity...
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Cueto steps down at Secaucus
Casillas comes home to sign with Giants; heartwarming move at SDA finale
Mar 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
After spending the last three seasons as the head boys’ basketball coach at Secaucus, Carlos Cueto has decided to resign. Cueto handed in his letter of resignation soon after the Patriots finished ...
ATHLETE OF THE WEEK
Prep’s Colucci fulfills lifelong dream by winning state wrestling title
Mar 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
In each of the last two high school wrestling seasons, Christian Colucci found himself in the same exact location, on the outside, looking in. “I was sitting in the stands [at Atlantic City’s Board...
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Hudson Catholic makes it four in a row
Hawks soar to county title by defeating Marist
by Jim Hague
Mar 08, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
When Nick Mariniello arrived at Hudson Catholic High School six years ago to become the new boys’ basketball coach, he had no idea what the future held. After all, the Hawks were certainly not an i...
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Secaucus girls’ win first-ever Hudson County Tourney crown
Hoboken’s huge upset in state playoffs; Reardon gets No. 400; other wrestlers move on to AC
Mar 08, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
In each of the last two seasons, the Secaucus High School basketball team had high hopes in the Hudson County Tournament, but fell to the same team both times. The Patriots had a tough overtime los...
CO-ATHLETES OF THE WEEK
Prep’s Burkert twins inseparable in everything, especially wrestling
Mar 08, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
They entered the world one minute apart 17 years ago – and have been that close ever since. Connor Burkert came first, then Ryan a minute later. And unlike many fraternal twins, the Burkert boys do...
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Soaring Eagles surprise their way into county semifinals
by Jim Hague
Mar 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
When the boys’ high school basketball season was still in its infant stages and the Soaring Eagles of Union City were holding a 5-5 record, veteran head coach Drew Morano didn’t panic one iota. Mor...