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Hillsborough rumbles to first state sectional championship since 2000

The unstoppable train that is the Hillsborough High School football team once again could not be derailed on Nov. 19 at the school’s Dan...
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Hillsborough enjoying dominance on the gridiron as football team prepares for sectional semifinal against...

There has been no challenge too big for the Hillsborough High School football team this fall. Against top competition from the Big Central Football Conference,...

Yearlings of New Jersey sires lead sales at auction in Kentucky

Yearlings from New Jersey sire Walner led individual sales at the Lexington Selected Yearling Sale in Kentucky recently. Walner led all stallions in gross sales...
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Amankwaa to continue football career at Rutgers University

Hillsborough High School football star Thomas Amankwaa will be traveling down Route 287 to River Road to suit up for the Rutgers Scarlet Knights...
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NJSIAA names new chief compliance officer

The New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association (NJSIAA) named its new chief compliance officer, effective January 2022. Paul Popadiuk will assume the duties currently held...
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New Jersey Youth Soccer looks forward to 2021-22 season

New Jersey Youth Soccer (NJYS) and its member leagues have announced a renewed commitment for the 2021-22 season. Through this ongoing relationship, the state association...
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State Championship aspiration fuels Hillsborough heading into 2021 campaign

HILLSBOROUGH - The Hillsborough High School football team will suit up in front of its hometown fans on Sept. 2 at Dan A. Noonan...
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Local residents honor former coach during Larry Smith Sr. Memorial 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament

The Hillsborough Township community lost a friend, mentor and coach this past April when Larry Smith Sr. passed away due to natural causes. A member...
PHOTO COURTESY OF CHRISTIAN FULMINO

Hillsborough 9U baseball squad caps off summer campaign by winning Montgomery Covino Tournament

It was a “great” summer session on the baseball diamond for Coach Christian Fulmino and his Hillsborough 9U travel baseball team. Fulmino’s 9U squad represented...
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Hillsborough Raiders 16U Baseball Team takes home top prize at USABL Jersey Battle Tournament

It was a “very fun” couple of days last weekend for the Hillsborough Junior American Legion baseball team during the USABL Jersey Battle Tournament...
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Hillsborough girls 4×400 meter relay squad places fifth at Outdoor Nationals

Things did not go smoothly for the Hillsborough High School girls 4x400 meter relay squad of Kirstyn Schechter, Sia Mahajan, Jayde McDermid and Sarah...
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Schechter leads Hillsborough girls track and field hopefuls competing at Outdoor Nationals

The end to a tremendous senior season for Hillsborough High School girls track and field star Kirstyn Schechter will come to a head this...
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Hillsborough softball advances behind Davenport to Group IV title game

Standing in the circle during the semifinals of the state tournament was something that Hillsborough High School softball team’s star ace Sarah Davenport didn’t...
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Hillsborough girls track and field squad sets record for highest point total to win...

It was a banner two days of spring track and field action for the Hillsborough High School girls track & field team last weekend...
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Hillsborough holds off Livingston to reach sectional quarterfinal

Tensions were high for the Hillsborough High School girls lacrosse team during its first-round matchup against Livingston High School in the first round of...
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Versaci dazzles on the mound for Hillsborough in Senior Day loss

Senior Vinny Versaci got the news from Head Coach Tom Augello late last week that he would be getting the start on the hill...

98Strong helps college athletes monetize their name, image and likeness

A changing landscaping is occurring in collegiate athletics as pressure continues to mount on the NCAA about student-athlete’s ability to profit off their name,...

NJSIAA announces Gallagher/Bollinger Hall of Fame class for 2021

A group of 18 individuals has been selected as the New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association (NJSIAA) Gallagher/Bollinger Hall of Fame’s class for 2021. All...

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