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Central Jersey Game of the Week: Ingram sparks Mater Dei in victory over Saint...

On the first play from scrimmage on Sept. 27, Malik Ingram was dropped behind the line for a loss. It was the only time he...

Central Jersey Top 10: Mater Dei continues to strengthen case as No. 1 team

Four weeks into the high school football season, the Central Jersey Top 10 has a clear No. 1 team. Mater Dei Prep. The Seraphs are 4-0...

Central Jersey Game of the Week: Ingram leads Mater Dei to another dominant victory

After yet another touchdown on Sept. 27 at Saint John Vianney High School, the referee standing behind the goal post said it best. He...

Red Bank Catholic girls’ soccer team clicking earlier than expected

The Red Bank Catholic High School girls' soccer team is breaking in six new starters and a new system in 2019, switching from a...
Scott Jacobs

Matawan football team improving under new coach Jay Graber

Back in August before the football season started, Jay Graber wouldn't mention any names on his Matawan Regional High School football team. He wanted to...

Central Jersey Top 10: Mater Dei holds on at No. 1, Red Bank continues...

At every level, football is crazy. That's the only rule that really applies. It's any given Sunday at the pro level, any given Saturday at...
Rebecca Nowalski

CBA names Marty Kenney Jr. to succeed father as new baseball coach

The Kenney name will remain in the title of head baseball coach at Christian Brothers Academy. Christian Brothers Academy has named Marty Kenney Jr., a...
Scott Jacobs

Central Jersey Top 10: Week Two edition

In the first installment of the Central Jersey Top 10 last week, North Brunswick Township High School and Rumson-Fair Haven High School opened as...

Central Jersey Game of the Week: Mater Dei Prep puts on show in victory...

The NFL RedZone channel, which jumps from game to game every Sunday as different teams score or get close to scoring, has become a...

Central Jersey Game of the Week: Mater Dei rides big plays to victory over...

Jackson Memorial High School picked up nearly twice as many first downs as Mater Dei Prep on Sept. 14 in Middletown. And that stat...
SCOTT FRIEDMAN

Central Jersey Top 10: A debut of weekly football rankings for 2019 season

Welcome to the first installment of the Central Jersey Top 10, a weekly ranking of the best high school football teams in the centraljersey.com...
Scott Jacobs

Game of the Week: Rumson-Fair Haven opens season with upset of rival Red Bank...

Before Sept. 6, John Volker didn't think the Rumson-Fair Haven High School football team would be better than it was in 2018, when it...
Scott Jacobs

Rumson-Fair Haven upsets Red Bank Catholic on football opening night

Rumson-Fair Haven High School and Red Bank Catholic High School renewed their football rivalry on Sept. 6 in Red Bank, where the Bulldogs pulled...
Eric Sucar

Middletown North football team trying to improve behind veteran O-line

On Sept. 3, three days before the regular season started, Steve Bush described his Middletown High School North football team thusly... "The offensive line is...
Eric Sucar

Middletown South football team looking strong going into season

Middletown High School South was a really good football team last fall. And it should be a really good team again this fall, too. In 2018,...
Scott Jacobs

Holmdel football program looking to maintain respectability in 2019

In 2016, Jeff Rainess took over what he described as a "downtrodden" Holmdel High School football program. The Hornets had no accountability culture in their...
Scott Jacobs

Mater Dei football team counting on Ingram, Lewis to have big seasons

Mater Dei Prep is returning two high-profile stars for its 2019 football season. That should be more than enough to lift the Seraphs back into...

CBA earns statewide distinction for athletic excellence

Christian Brothers Academy was named this month as one of six recipients of the 2018 ShopRite Cup. The Cup, awarded by New Jersey ShopRite stores...
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