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A College Basketball Preview

A College Basketball Preview

Paul Coburn, Sports Editor, Writer

November 15, 2017


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As the 2017-18 college basketball season tips off in a couple of weeks, there are some familiar teams being discussed, as well as new faces. The top 25 list has been released, notifying fans of the top teams in the country. This list is made by voters based on who they think is the best. It is always...

Lancers Dominate Over Caseys

Lancers Dominate Over Caseys

Paul Coburn, Sports Editor, Writer

October 25, 2017


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Although the Saint John Vianney and Red Bank Catholic football teams have been playing each other for years, the teams’ rivalry has recently been reignited due to the success of both teams. The Lancers have won the previous two meetings, 49-6 in 2015 and 41-21 in 2016. Both of those games resulted in...

The Rise of Kareem Hunt

The Rise of Kareem Hunt

Brian Stuart, Writer

October 2, 2017


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In the first two weeks of the NFL season, the rookie running back for the Kansas City Chiefs, Kareem Hunt, already has the most total yards of any running back in the league. Hunt established himself as a superstar after his week one performance against the defending Super Bowl Champion, the New England ...

The Jets Bounce Back in Week 3

The Jets Bounce Back in Week 3

Evan Perrette, Writer

September 29, 2017


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Beginning in the preseason, the Jets have not yet shown fans that they can compete. They started winless in the preseason and continued their struggles, jumping into Week 1 of the NFL season. After the rough loss to the Buffalo Bills in Week 1, it seemed as if they would have a repeat of last season, wh...

2017 MLB Playoff Preview

2017 MLB Playoff Preview

Paul Coburn, Sports Editor, Writer

September 29, 2017


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As the 2017 MLB regular season is winding down, 10 teams look to continue their play in the postseason. Hypothetically, if the season ended today, the teams that would be in the playoffs are the Boston Red Sox, Houston Astros, Minnesota Twins, New York Yankees, and Cleveland Indians representing the Americ...

Yankees, Twins, and Angels Catch Fire Going into October

Yankees, Twins, and Angels Catch Fire Going into October

Evan Perrette, Writer

September 20, 2017


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The wild card race in the American League is heating up. The Wildcard in baseball is a fight for the last playoff spot. This race is between all the teams who didn’t win their division, but still have good enough records to make the postseason. With the Astros, Indians and Red Sox all clinching their...

The Continuing Saga of Colin Kaepernick

The Continuing Saga of Colin Kaepernick

Paul Coburn, Sports Editor, Writer

September 17, 2017


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Although Colin Kaepernick sat down for the National Anthem to create awareness for justice in today’s society over a year ago, he is still making headlines. Though, this time, he has other athletes publicly supporting him and what he stands for. Notable names that are in favor of Kaepernick’s...

Why Play Sports in High School?

Why Play Sports in High School?

Alexis Santoro, Writer

April 11, 2017


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There are 7.8 million students in America who participate in sports at the high school level, according to a survey from the National Federation of State High School Associations. There are over 20 sports offered by most schools throughout the year for both boys and girls, traditionally at the fresh...

Road to SCT Finals

Road to SCT Finals

Abby Anderko, Editor-In-Chief

February 24, 2017


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On Monday night, at the Pine Belt arena in Toms River, the Shore Conference tournament held its semi-final match-ups between four Shore powerhouses; each who faced one another during the regular season. Each team went into the match-up with the desire to make it to the finals. Each of these rematches...

The World of Sports Technology

The World of Sports Technology

Alexis Santoro, Writer

January 20, 2017


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The sports technology market is rapidly growing and advancing with its innovation, providing new ways for coaches, trainers, and leagues to operate in the digital age. According to a research memo released by Catalyst Investors, “Over $3 billion has been invested globally in Sports Tech since 2010,...

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