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Central Jersey Top 10: Final boys’ basketball rankings

The scholastic basketball season has come to an end due to the world-wide coronavirus. The New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association ruled on March 12...

Central Jersey Top 10: Final girls’ basketball rankings of the season

The scholastic basketball season has come to an end due to the world-wide coronavirus. The New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association ruled on March 12...
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NJSIAA cancels remaining boys’ and girls’ basketball state tournaments due to coronavirus

The hardwood has seen its last high school basketball action in the state of New Jersey for this season. The New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic...
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Undefeated Peterson, record-setting Klinsky are crowned state wrestling champions

There has been no wrestler over the past two years in the state of New Jersey who has been able to defeat Dean Peterson...
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Peterson wins second region title; Rumson-Fair Haven places second overall; Manalapan sends four to...

Tickets were punched to Atlantic City ---the venue for the state wrestling tournament--during the Region 5 Tournament at Franklin Township High School on Feb....
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Colts Neck claims first district team wrestling title; Kilinsy and Lamparelli crowned four-time district...

Middletown High School North's Tyler Klinsky and Allentown High School's Joseph Lamparelli are good friends on and off the wrestling mat. The two senior standout...
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Colts Neck wins first district team title; Klinsky and Lamparelli are four-time champs

There were a lot of special moments made at the NJSIAA District 22 Tournament that was wrestled on Feb. 22 at Middletown High School...
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Allentown girls’ basketball continues to shoot past top competition

Beating top-ranked opponents continued to be the case for the Allentown High School girls’ basketball team during its last 16 games. A last-second buzzer beater...
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Allentown slows down Monroe for upset victory in girls’ basketball

Big victories against good teams continued to be the case for the Allentown High School girls’ basketball team on Feb. 15 against Monroe Township...
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Allentown girls’ basketball has turned it around this season

The start of this winter season was not so pretty for the Allentown High School girls’ basketball team. Losing three straight games right out of...
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Allentown’s Lamparelli, Golden shine at MCT wrestling championships

Another historic milestone was eclipsed by Allentown High School senior Joey Lamparelli at the Mercer County Tournament wrestling championships that were held on Feb....
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Allentown track program thriving this winter

It’s been a terrific winter season so far for both the Allentown High School boys’ and girls’ indoor track and field teams. Each squad brought...
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Family dynamic important towards Allentown’s success on the mat

There’s a new voice leading the Allentown High School wrestling team this season, but that hasn’t changed the great family culture that has been...
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Allentown’s Lamparelli shooting for more success on wrestling mat

History was made earlier this season when Allentown High School's  Joseph Lamparelli became the wrestling program’s all-time leader in victories. He broke the record of...
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Allentown boys’ basketball thriving under new coach

There’s a new culture surrounding the Allentown High School boys’ basketball team. Walter Kelly is in his first season directing the Allentown boys' basketball program. Kelly...
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Weise, Allentown roll past Freehold Township on the hardwood

The Allentown High School boys’ basketball team came into its contest against Freehold Township High School on Jan. 4 focused on rebounding from its...
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Central Jersey Top 10: Holiday week’s boys’ basketball rankings

New Jersey's scholastic boys' basketball teams celebrated the holiday season with a full schedule of games. Here is a look at this holiday week's Central...

Central Jersey Top 10: Week One boys’ basketball rankings

The scholastic boys' basketball season in New Jersey opened this past weekend when area teams showcased their talents on the hardwood. Here is a look...

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