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Prep wins Hudson County baseball crown again
Second in three years for state-ranked Marauders
by Jim Hague
May 24, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
A little before the high school baseball season was about to begin, Pat Laguerre had the scare of his young life. The St. Peter’s Prep head baseball coach suffered a heart attack. Those aren’t the ...
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Hoboken resident Appman among top finishers in Boston Marathon
Prep’s Harcourt takes fourth overall at NJSIAA T of C golf; DeFazio night planned
May 24, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
It’s a very little known fact, but one of the top American finishers in last month’s Boston Marathon is a resident of Hoboken. Will Appman , a 24-year-old consulting actuary, was 187th overall in t...
North Bergen uses late-season rush to county softball title
May 24, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
There was a point in the high school softball season when winning the Hudson County Tournament would have been a totally foreign thought to the Bruins of North Bergen. Sure, no Hudson County team h...
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University Charter baseball: A battle for respect
by Jim Hague
May 17, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
University Charter has been in existence as a high school in Jersey City for over a decade now, but does anyone really know it? Seriously, the school opened in 2002 on West Side Avenue. It’s a scho...
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Prep’s Harcourt moves on to T of C golf
Marist’s Hayward changing addresses; NJSIAA state playoff breakdown
May 17, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
For his first three years of high school, Danny Harcourt was a two-sport athlete, starting for the St. Peter’s Prep hockey team as well as being a key member of the golf team. Harcourt was a starti...
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Weehawken’s Rodriguez gets comfortable with new surroundings
May 17, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
Brian Rodriguez was 16 years old when his family moved from their native Dominican Republic to their new home in Weehawken. “It was very different for me,” Rodriguez said. “In the Dominican Republi...
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Weehawken native Nasti makes most of second chance at Rutgers-Newark
by Jim Hague
May 10, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
It’s been said that sometimes all people need in life is a second chance. There is no better proof of that old adage than Andrew Nasti . Nasti was a fine three-sport athlete coming out of Weehawken...
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Dickinson coach Suarez wins 100th career game
Matias, Bujari go undrafted; Weehawken baseball on fire
May 10, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
The truth be told, Danny Suarez never envisioned himself becoming a baseball coach, even though many people who watched him grow up thought he was predestined to become one. From his teenage days, ...
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Memorial’s Pardo follows the lead of her brother and now coach
May 10, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
When Sophia Pardo was growing up, she spent a lot of time watching and admiring her older brother, Jorge , who was a standout catcher for the Memorial High School baseball team during his heyday. “...
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Izod Center closes: End of an era
by Jim Hague
May 03, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
It was first the Brendan Byrne Arena, then the Continental Airlines Arena and finally the Izod Center, but from the minute the doors opened in the summer of 1981, it was more universally known as i...