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Maybe this time, the end is really near for St. Anthony
Hurley ponders future as well as that of the tiny Jersey City school
by Jim Hague
Sep 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Over the last 30 years or so, there have been cries for help and usually those pleas have been answered. There have been false alarms that St. Anthony High School was about to fall by the wayside, ...
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NJCU men’s soccer off to flying start
Character No. 8; football musings and first Top Fives
Sep 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
When Joe Cullen was a soccer player at Montclair State a few years ago, he was always impressed with the tenacity and the drive of the players at New Jersey City University. “I had a great amount o...
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Lincoln’s Addison comes from good stock
Sep 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Kamani Addison had no choice but to become a football player. That’s because the sport runs deep in Addison’s family bloodline. Addison, the talented and extremely quick Lincoln High School running...
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Prep doesn’t want state’s No. 1 ranking now
Hansen tries to keep his team focused after getting top spot
by Jim Hague
Sep 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
The high school football season is only two weeks old and St. Peter’s Prep has already been elevated into the No. 1 ranking in the entire state, courtesy of a 41-28 victory over Blessed Trinity of ...
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Hoboken’s Germain picks up where he left off
Sep 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
There were no lay-ups in the 2016 high school football schedule for the Redwings of Hoboken High School, no games that the players could circle on the slate and say they were going to be walks in t...
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North Bergen boxer Rojas, a US Army corporal, wins two amateur tourneys
Football musings; Character No. 9; Hudson Hall of Fame dinner Thursday
Sep 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
Five years ago, Timothy Rojas decided to make a major decision in his life, when he enlisted in the United States Army. The North Bergen resident wanted to be like his father, Freddie , who was a m...
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Hawks try to survive without Simmons
Top RB leaves, but Zampella remains optimistic
by Jim Hague
Sep 11, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
The Hudson Catholic football team reached new heights in 2015, winning 10 games for the first time in school history, winning two games in the NJSIAA Non-Public Group 1&2 state playoffs for the fir...
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Undermanned Weehawken trudges on
Weird ending to St. Anthony first game; Hurley dinner; Character No. 10
Sep 11, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
This preseason was definitely the hardest in Zach Naszimento’s young coaching career. The Weehawken head coach began his fifth season with the Indians and faced the prospects of not having a season...
Secaucus experiencing youth movement on gridiron
Sep 11, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
Veteran Secaucus High School head football coach Charlie Voorhees is well aware that his program needs to improve after two uncharacteristic down seasons. “It’s funny,” Voorhees said. “You go back ...
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It’s a new era for Prep football
Hansen, now granddaddy of Hudson County gridiron, embarks on new challenge
by Jim Hague
Sep 04, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
A recent trip down to Rev. James J. Keenan, S.J. Field in downtown Jersey City recently found a host of things going on, some of which was football related, but most of it was construction equipmen...