Examiner Sports

Saturday in the Park 5K benefits women, their children

Another large turnout of women runners and walkers are expected to join together at Holmdel Park on the Saturday of Labor Day weekend (Sept....

Young Allentown Legion team has bright future

By Wayne Witkowski Allentown's American Legion Post 576 baseball team was one victory away from advancing out of the district tournament, losing in the Mercer...

Marlboro’s Nigro among Preseason All-MAAC soccer picks

It is players like Marlboro’s Dave Nigro who keep the Monmouth University men’s soccer team at the top every year. A former standout at Marlboro...
Eric Sucar

Exaggerator triumphs in Haskell at Monmouth Park

Exaggerator, the winner of the Preakness Stakes earlier this year, stamped himself as the midseason leader of his division with a decisive victory over...

Palladino looks to set more records on gridiron at Muhlenberg

By Wayne Witkowski Nick Palladino has achieved many milestones in his three years starting at quarterback for Muhlenberg College's football team, becoming the Mules' all-time...

Allentown preparing for boys hoops season with summer workouts

By Wayne Witkowski For many teams, including Allentown High School's boys basketball team, this is a crucial time of the year. Seasons are dictated largely...

Millstone’s Murphy training for further cross-country success at Rutgers

By Wayne Witkowski Conor Murphy of Millstone is training hard for the upcoming cross-country season at Rutgers University after an outstanding freshman campaign during which...
Eric Sucar

Kentucky Derby winner Nyquist coming to Monmouth Park for Haskell

The connections of Nyquist, winner of the Kentucky Derby, confirmed they will run their champion next in Monmouth Park’s $1 million betfair.com Haskell Invitational...

Cheetahs 18U teams competing in New York Nationals

By Wayne Witkowski Players from the New Jersey Cheetahs 18U Premier softball team, based in Allentown, have a little strut in their steps as they...

Millstone Intermediate 13U had season to be proud of

By Wayne Witkowski Millstone's Intermediate 13U Little League team, carrying its first District 12 championship, found some formidable competition with lineups of older players in...

Brach named to American League team for MLB All-Star Game

By Tim Morris Brad Brach has reached the pinnacle of Major League baseball. The former Freehold Township High School and Monmouth University star pitcher, now pitching...

Mulryne has strong track season for Allentown

By Wayne Witkowski There was little surprise that sophomore high jumper Kassidy Mulryne was the last athlete competing, along with distance runner Devon Hoernlein, for...

Allentown’s Scheuerman back on the football field in CFL

By Wayne Witkowski Ross Scheuerman is living the American dream of every young star to play professional football, although it's not on American soil right...

Allentown standouts selected to play in all-star football games

By Wayne Witkowski Allentown High School football standout Joe Pritchard admitted he did not expect to be selected for an all-star game on the offensive...

State’s winningest softball coach Erbig retires after 35 years

By Wayne Witkowski Just a short time after announcing that he would retire from 35 years as softball coach and some 40 years as a...

Millstone’s Moore key to Tar Heels’ NCAA championship run

By Wayne Witkowski When the dogpile started after the University of North Carolina women's lacrosse team won the NCAA Division I championship May 29 at...

Hitting woes hurt Redbirds at end of softball season

By Wayne Witkowski Allentown High School softball coach Kim Maurer almost wished she could grab a bat and go to the plate. That's the frustration she...

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Casey Wall was captain of the Lebanon Valley College's baseball team in 2016. The junior who graduated from Colts Neck High School is a...

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