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Redbirds win first game in state tourney; face No. 1 seed on Nov. 2

Beginning in 2011, the Allentown High School field hockey team has made 10 straight appearances in the semifinals of postseason regional or state sectional...

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...

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...
STEVEN BASSIN/STAFF

Allentown hitting stride as Mercer County Tournament looms

The Allentown High School girls soccer team is finding its stride and on Oct. 14 the Redbirds won their fourth match in their past...

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...

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...

Recreation commission chair pleased with turnout for Allentown 5K race

ALLENTOWN - A field of 63 runners enjoyed a perfect day of early fall weather when they participated in the second annual Historic Allentown...
STEVEN BASSIN/STAFF

Resilient Redbirds stay strong with 4-2 victory over Trenton Central

Tragedy struck the core of the Allentown High School boys soccer program on Sept. 20. Just two days after the Redbirds won their first...

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...
STEVEN BASSIN/STAFF

Trenton Central trips Allentown High School gridders, 20-14, in overtime

On the heels of a thrilling comeback victory over Lawrence High School the previous week to win its first game of the 2021 season,...

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’...

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...

Camden Hills wins NJSS-SDF final; Delgado sets Freehold track record

They say patience is a virtue and that certainly proved true for Joe Bongiorno and Camden Hills. Thanks to a ground-saving trip right off...

Collins and Rutt are emotional Wall Stadium winners

WALL TOWNSHIP - Modified stock car driver Ricky Collins and Sportsman driver Neil Rutt III have each experienced their share of sorrow in recent...
STEVEN BASSIN/STAFF

Redbirds notch first victory with 4-0 shutout of Nottingham

Scoring goals has been a tough task for the Allentown High School boys soccer team as the 2021 campaign got underway. The Redbirds entered their...

Roselba prevails in stretch-long duel to win Pinot Grigio Handicap

OCEANPORT – Roselba took control of the lead midway through the backstretch and then had just enough left to hold off the relentless stretch-long...

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