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SDA rolls to yet another Hudson County track championship
Hudson Catholic garners the boys’ HCTCA team crown
by Jim Hague
Feb 07, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
A lot is written about and talked about St. Anthony and the Friars’ dominance in boys’ basketball, not just on the local level, but on state and national spectrums. And the attention that the Friar...
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Prep’s hoop squad hanging tough
Nice honor for Secaucus’ Kristina Ulrich; Wiley out in NB; top fives
Feb 07, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
When Alex Mirabel took over the St. Peter’s Prep basketball program last year, he knew that it was going to be somewhat of a rebuilding process. After all, it looked like everyone involved with the...
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Snyder’s Robinson soars high above tough times
Feb 07, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Plain and simple, it can’t be easy playing basketball for a team with a 2-15 record. The losses continue to build. The setback total continues to rise, higher and higher, like a one of the skyscrap...
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NJCU’s Wosu a model of perseverance and persistence
by Jim Hague
Jan 31, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Chinwe Wosu’s now burgeoning basketball career didn’t exactly come easy. Born and raised in Jersey City, Wosu first started to play around with a basketball at age 5. He played at Liberty Charter A...
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Snyder’s Washington explodes as inside dominant force
Jan 31, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Ron Washington’s love for the game of basketball started when he was just a toddler, just out of diapers. “I was 3 years old and in day care in Jersey City,” said Washington, the Snyder High School...
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Believe it or not, Peacocks perched atop the MAAC standings
by Jim Hague
Jan 24, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
The college basketball season is more than half over. It has brought about some major surprises. There have been multiple changes galore in the Associated Press Top 25 every week. There are teams m...
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Union City boxer wins national title
Prep mourns the loss of All-State lineman O’Donnell; top fives
Jan 24, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Ever since he was a little boy, John Bauza wanted to be just like his father, Juan . When Juan Bauza was still a competitive boxer in his native Puerto Rico, young John used to mimic his father, th...
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Hudson Catholic’s Scott comes of age at right time
Jan 24, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
The Hudson Catholic girls’ basketball team was practically torn apart by graduation, leaving very few returning players for this year’s team. “I knew a lot of it was going to be on me,” said junior...
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Innis takes over as head of Prep wrestling team
by Jim Hague
Jan 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Brian Innis had an inkling that the inevitable was going to happen, that long-time St. Peter’s Prep head wrestling coach Anthony Verdi was going to step aside because of family commitments. “I knew...