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Prep’s soccer team rolling after slow start
by Jim Hague
Oct 15, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
The boys’ high school soccer season began with so much potential and promise for the Marauders of St. Peter’s Prep. After all, the Marauders were ranked among the state’s Top 10 teams before the fi...
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NB’s Asmat wins latest pro bout at Mohegan Sun
Great win for Prep over DePaul; Top Fives; prayers for Hoboken grid star
by Jim Hague
Oct 15, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
When Kevin Asmat was a high school student a few years ago, he tried out for the wrestling team at Union City High. “Wrestling was one of my favorite sports,” said Asmat, who attended both Union Ci...
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Secaucus’ Andrews has breakthrough game in crucial win
by Jim Hague
Oct 15, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
For the past two seasons, Raequan Andrews was a linebacker/running back for the Secaucus High School football team, with more of his emphasis on the defensive side of the ball. “He’s been playing b...
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Lincoln bounces back from tough start with impressive win
First regular season games inside Lincoln Park prove to be successful
by Jim Hague
Oct 08, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
The Lincoln High School football team found itself in a very precarious and uncharacteristic position last week before facing local rival Hoboken. The Lions owned a 0-3 record. It was the first tim...
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Prep’s Simon, Jayson Ademilola earn Army All-American honors
Grid observations; Reporter Top Fives; great week for former Reporter AOYs
by Jim Hague
Oct 08, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
It was a grand celebration at St. Peter’s Prep last week, when the United States Army came to the school to present two seniors, Shayne Simon and Jayson Ademilola , with their jerseys to play in th...
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North Bergen’s freshman girls’ soccer sensation
Luperon scores goals in bunches for Bruins
by Jim Hague
Oct 08, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Kiomy Luperon (pronounced KEE-OH-ME LOOP-ER-ON) didn’t know what to expect when she tried out for the North Bergen High School girls’ soccer team for the first time in August. There is always that ...
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Union City boys’ soccer team is soaring high
Off to a flying 5-1 start in early going
by Jim Hague
Oct 01, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
During the offseason of the high school soccer season, Union City High School head coach Bill Shapiro had some concerns about the state of the Soaring Eagles. “We were such an unknown entity,” Shap...
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Impressive start for North Bergen grid squad for new coach Somick
SDA cross country enjoys huge turnout; grid musings and top fives
Oct 01, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
Ed Somick said that when he took over the head football coaching position at his alma mater North Bergen High School this season, he simply wanted to accomplish one thing. Somick wanted to flip ope...
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Prep’s Simon has day to remember in his hometown
by Jim Hague
Oct 01, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
St. Peter’s Prep senior wide receiver/linebacker Shayne Simon was born and raised in West Orange, but he never got much of a chance to play football in his hometown, because he chose to attend high...
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Glover Jr. tries to get Marist through tough times
by Jim Hague
Sep 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 52 52 recommendations | email to a friend
When Rich Glover Jr. signed on to become the new head football coach at Marist High School last winter, he embraced the opportunity as a new lease on his coaching life. You see, Glover Jr., the son...