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Eagles defeat Sayreville to clinch spot in state sectional title game

For the first time since 2015, the Middletown South High School football team will play for a state sectional championship. The Eagles raced to a...
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Kolbasovsky lifts Hornets to Central Jersey Group II crown with overtime goal

The Holmdel High School and Wall High School girls soccer teams were tied 0-0 after a full 80 minutes of regulation time in the...
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Hornets defeat Bulldogs, 4-1, to advance to state sectional tournament semifinals

Two Shore Conference A Central Division girls soccer rivals went toe-to-toe in the quarterfinals of the Central Jersey Group II state sectional tournament on...

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...

Wickedly Innocent upsets Counterparty Risk in NJSS-SDF harness racing action

Jack Pelling won the biggest race of his driving career so far on Oct. 23 when he guided Wickedly Innocent to a 6/1 upset...
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Lions to face Point Boro with possible state playoff berth at stake

MIDDLETOWN - One goal down. One goal to go. The Middletown North High School Lions have already achieved their first goal of the 2021 football...
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Eagles top Barnegat to advance to quarterfinals of Shore Conference Tournament

The Middletown South High School field hockey team has been a train of success for four years. The Eagles recently won their fourth consecutive Shore...

JM’s Finaltreasure dominant in NJSS-SDF final at Freehold Raceway

JM’s Finaltreasure was expected to dominate the New Jersey Sire Stakes - Standardbred Development Fund harness racing final for 2-year-old colt and gelding pacers...

Saverio Hanover sets Freehold record; Gertrude completes NJSS-SDF sweep

Heading into the final for the New Jersey Sire Stakes - Standardbred Development Fund series for 2-year-old colt and gelding trotters at Freehold Raceway...
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Father and son meet on sidelines as coaches of Matawan and Holmdel soccer teams

Since the 2021 boys soccer season began, Matawan Regional High School coach Tyler Isaacson and his son, Holmdel High School coach Matt Isaacson, were...

Gotthegreenlight cruises in Renaissance win at Freehold Raceway

Going into the Oct. 2 Renaissance Pace for 2-year-old fillies at Freehold Raceway, there was virtually no doubt that Gotthegreenlight would win. The only question...

Krause wins sixth race of 2021, locks up Wall Stadium Modified crown

WALL TOWNSHIP - Andrew Krause of Holmdel raced from ninth on the grid to win his sixth Modified stock car main event of the...
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Keyport Red Raiders competing for berth in state football playoffs

KEYPORT - There has been a lot of fun and excitement on display at Mike Ciccotelli Field this fall with the outstanding play of...

Monmouth Park meet closes with increases in overall and on-track handle

OCEANPORT - Monmouth Park showed an increase in overall handle and nearly doubled its on-track handle for this year’s 55-day meet compared to a...

Dakota Gold pointing to Breeders’ Cup Juvenile Turf after romping in Nownownow Stakes

OCEANPORT – Trainer Danny Gargan probably won’t need to do any more convincing with owner Dean Reeves about sending Dakota Gold to the Breeders’...
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Eagles improve to 4-0; Antonucci reaches win milestone on gridiron

MIDDLETOWN - The legacy that Keyport native Steve Antonucci continues to build on Nut Swamp Road in Middletown South High School keeps growing each...

Tamahere rolls to victory in $100,000 Violet Stakes

OCEANPORT – Tamahere found non-graded stakes company to be exactly what she needed to return to the winner’s circle. The Chad Brown-trainee, who had raced...

Grace Hill does it easily in harness racing action at Freehold Raceway

Grace Hill loomed very large on paper going into the Sept. 25 Homegrown Pace for 3-year-old fillies at Freehold Raceway. She had won four...

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