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Weehawken’s Possick wins national fencing title
Just 10 years old, local girl already sets sights on Olympics
by Jim Hague
Jul 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
She might be only 10 years old, but don’t dare sell Lola Possick short on her hopes and dreams. The Weehawken youngster already has her plans all set. “My dream is to go to the Olympics,” Possick s...
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Jersey City’s Matthews named HS Rugby All-American
North Bergen’s appeal denied; JC’s Morgan becomes men’s hoop coach at Bergen Community
Jul 26, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
When Eamonn Matthews decided to attend Xavier High School in Manhattan, he was taking a bit of a risk, considering his father, Terry , is one of the top administrators at Hudson Catholic in Jersey ...
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Washington Park moves one win away from Little League state tourney
Jul 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
George Lewis is certainly living the life these days. The manager of the Washington Park Little League 11-and-12-year-old All-Star team can’t believe the fortune that he and his never-say-die bunch...
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Washington Park wins District 7 Little League title
First for Jersey City league since 1969
by Jim Hague
Jul 19, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
The calendar year of 1969 was gigantic in terms of American history. Richard Nixon was sworn in as the 37th President of the United States. The man Nixon served as vice president, Dwight David Eise...
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Prep grid stars reunite for good cause
Reardon prepares for life without Icies
Jul 19, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
For the second straight year, the St. Peter’s Prep football community rallied together on a recent Saturday afternoon to remember the legacy of Jerome Pederson , affectionately known as “Gee,” the ...
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Roberto Clemente wins Jr. League softball district and section titles
Jul 19, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
For many years, Ben “Popo” Sierra was a dedicated youth baseball coach, watching and monitoring the progress of hundreds of boys, including his own son, Ben, Jr., who developed into a fine high sch...
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Glover’s camp gives kids a chance to dream
Fulop pays visit to talk to kids
by Jim Hague
Jul 12, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
The 100 or so kids who were attending a free football camp at Jersey City’s Caven Point Cochrane Field on the Ed “Faa” Ford Memorial Complex had no idea that they were in the presence of college fo...
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Marshall takes over as Snyder grid coach
Burno changes coaching course; Lang earns Player of Week honors
Jul 12, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
During his football playing days, Ray Marshall was a downright stud, even though he was a little late coming to the dance. You see, when Marshall was first at Lincoln High School in the 1990s, he w...
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WNY American takes control in District 7 Little League All-Stars
Fine showing from Washington Park Little League
Jul 12, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
It’s safe to say that over the years, West New York American has been a dominant force in the District 7 Little League 11-and-12-year-old All-Star tournament. In fact, it’s been the same veteran co...
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Prep’s Caddle named Reporter Male Athlete of Year
Football, baseball standout becomes third Marauder to earn honor
by Jim Hague
Jul 05, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
The comparison was almost too easy for words. Here was Corey Caddle , a talented, fast two-sport athlete at St. Peter’s Prep. He was clearly a speed demon, a two-way offensive and defensive juggern...