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Don’t look now, but Snyder has a winning baseball team
by Jim Hague
May 01, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Your eyes are not deceiving you. That headline is correct. It’s not blurry. There’s no need for the special reading glasses. Snyder High School – yes, that same Snyder we’ve all tried to forget com...
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A sport grows in Hoboken
May 01, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
This is a feel-good saga that has deep roots in community involvement and impeccable generosity that expands to curious young women looking for a different activity and ends up with a positive ener...
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Hudson Catholic’s Troya tower of power despite height
May 01, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
He stands about 5-foot-8 --, but that’s if he’s standing on his tiptoes or perhaps the Manhattan Yellow Pages. But despite his height -- or lack thereof -- Andrew Troya is the first baseman for the...
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St. Anthony basketball players head to college to play football instead
by Jim Hague
Apr 24, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
When Jahlil Reynolds first enrolled at St. Anthony High School a little more than three years ago, he was certain that he was destined for basketball greatness. After all, isn’t that what most youn...
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Memorial’s Hernandez signs with Lehigh
Golden Gloves on tap at Pershing Field; Marist baseball dilemma; top fives
Apr 24, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Rafael Hernandez knew all along where he wanted to go to college, but rules prohibited the Memorial High School cross country and track star from saying anything until he was officially accepted by...
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Hoboken’s Barron follows in older sister’s footsteps
Apr 24, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
When Taylor Barron was growing up, she didn’t have to look very far for a positive role model and inspiration. Taylor had her older sister, Ashley , who was a three-sport standout at Hoboken High S...
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Hurley movie gets premiered in his hometown
Schaap, ESPN team brings brilliant documentary to Jersey City
by Jim Hague
Apr 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Bobby Hurley was admittedly apprehensive about ESPN’s magazine show “E:60” doing a feature length movie about his life, especially with the time frame of the filming. “Just in terms of access and c...
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Secaucus’ Rivera earns Hall of Fame nod and retires
Weehawken hosts Autism Awareness tournament; Snyder pair heads to college together; top fives
Apr 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
It was a pretty busy weekend for Sheila Rivera . The long-time Secaucus girls’ volleyball coach earned induction into the New Jersey Scholastic Coaches Association Hall of Fame Sunday at the Pines ...
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SDA newcomer Concepcion filling in quite nicely
Apr 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
After spending her freshman year at Secaucus High School, Ariel Concepcion wanted to expand her horizons. “I made the move for an academic switch,” Concepcion said. “I felt like I wasn’t being chal...
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NB’s Eagleson reaches amazing milestone
Earns 600th coaching victory with win over rival Union City
by Jim Hague
Apr 10, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Tom Eagleson vividly recalls the first win in his historic Hall of Fame-quality coaching career. “It was a cold and rainy day in 1981,” said Eagleson, who began the 32nd season of his storied caree...