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Defense anchors North Brunswick in victory over rival South Brunswick

SOUTH BRUNSWICK - The Mike Elko Memorial Trophy is staying in the halls of North Brunswick Township High School. Two touchdown passes by sophomore quarterback Frankie Garbolino to David DeLoatch III and two crucial interceptions...

CBA hires 2009 grad Fitton as new varsity swimming coach

LINCROFT - Administrators at Christian Brothers Academy have announced that Alex Fitton, a 2009 graduate of the Lincroft school, has been selected as the new head coach of the varsity swimming program. Fitton served as...
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East Brunswick takes advantage of opportunity to play on gridiron this fall

EAST BRUNSWICK - Playing football during the coronavirus pandemic has had its challenges for the East Brunswick High School football team, but the Bears have been able to plow through and give themselves every...

Big day for Pelling and Siegelman at Freehold Raceway on Oct. 31

Harness racing drivers Jack Pelling and Austin Siegelman both had a day to remember at Freehold Raceway on Oct. 31. Pelling, the son of trainer Brett Pelling, won his first race as a driver in...
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Saint Joseph H.S. players happy to be back on the gridiron after COVID-19 shutdown

METUCHEN - It was the situation no high school fall sports team wanted to have happen to them this season. A shutdown due to the coronavirus. That is what unfortunately happened to the Saint Joseph High...
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Forsgate Country Club’s Frank Esposito wins New Jersey PGA Senior Player of the Year...

MONROE - Frank Esposito, a member of the teaching professional staff at Forsgate Country Club, earned his third Senior Player of the Year Award from the New Jersey PGA Section. Esposito, 57, previously won the...

Podium Girl equals track record at Freehold Raceway

FREEHOLD - History was made at Freehold Raceway on Oct. 24 as Podium Girl wrapped up the New Jersey Sire Stakes - Standardbred Development Fund series with a bang. She won the final for...
PHOTOS COURTESY OF BOB FRANZA

Old Bridge Wildcats complete undefeated softball season to grab 10u championship

PHOTOS COURTESY OF BOB FRANZA The Old Bridge Wildcats 10u champions received their trophies from Mayor Owen Henry on Oct. 24 at the Cheesequake Field. The first place champs went undefeated, 13-0. The second place team...

Monmouth Park shows increases in handle as 2020 season concludes

OCEANPORT - Monmouth Park showed increases in both the daily transmission of its signal and in total average handle compared to 2019 while also avoiding any cases of COVID-19 during the combined 44-day meet...

Huston has five horses entered in three stakes races for closing day at Monmouth

OCEANPORT - For a trainer whose stable consists of “about 95%” Jersey breds, Rory Huston could not have hand-picked a better final card for the Meadowlands at Monmouth Park meet as he closes out...

No Cents scores by a neck in featured allowance at Monmouth Park

OCEANPORT - With limited options and time running out on the thoroughbred racing season, trainer Cal Lynch decided to take a shot with a Jersey bred in open company in Monmouth Park’s featured $50,000...

Apprentice jockey gaining foothold with two more mounts on Oct. 21 card

OCEANPORT - At an age when most of those in his profession are already well established, Victor Flores is just starting. But a dream delayed beats one that is not pursued every time in...

Hall of Fame trainer to make Monmouth Park part of regular rotation

OCEANPORT - After four successful months having a string of horses at Monmouth Park for the first time, Hall of Fame trainer Jerry Hollendorfer has been so satisfied with the results that he intends...
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Young’s career day leads Trojans to second victory of the season

SPOTSWOOD - 122 points. That’s the amount of points the Saint Thomas Aquinas High School football team has scored through its first three games of the season. The Trojans recorded over 50 points for the...

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