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Gardner Signs Extension with Yanks

Gardner Signs Extension with Yanks

Nick La Rosa, Writer
March 6 • 641 views
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The Yankees are known for spending the big bucks when it comes to signing well, anyone. And now they have struck again, by signing Brett Gardner to an extension which will take effect next season. The extension is for 4 years and $52 million dollars, which is $13 million per year. After the 2012 season,... Read more »

Is it Time for the Knicks to Let Woodson Go?

Is it Time for the Knicks to Let Woodson Go?

Nick La Rosa and Nick La Rosa
March 6 • 508 views
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The New York Knickerbockers are currently in their worst slump of the season, going 2-8 in their last 10 games. Now, their overall record is 21-36 and frankly the Knicks fans aren’t impressed. Compared to last season the Knicks had an overall record of 54-28 which landed them the 2nd seed in the eas... Read more »

SJV Girls Bowling “Strikes” Again

SJV Girls Bowling “Strikes” Again

Stephanie Brogna, Photographer/ Writer
January 15 • 1,398 views
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On Friday January 10, 2014, the girls and boys bowling teams competed in the Long Branch Winter Wave Tournament, at Shore Lanes in Neptune. Despite the bad omens the girls’ team received they still stayed strong. Junior, Olivia Cleaves and Senior, Nicolette Lupo held the two highest series for the... Read more »

Roid Rage

Emily Mugno, Writer
January 15 • 666 views
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Alex Rodriguez, third basemen of the New York Yankees was suspended for the second time for the accusations of steroid use. He was suspended for 211 games but was able to fight for the number to decrease, now at a 162 game suspension. According to CBS News, A-Rod feels that everyone is out to get... Read more »

The Development of Gerald McCoy

The Development of Gerald McCoy

Chris Angolia, Sports Editor
January 10 • 815 views
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Tampa Bay Buccaneers Pro Bowl defensive tackle Gerald McCoy is widely regarded as one of the top defensive tackles in the NFL.  Taken with the third pick in the 2010 NFL draft, Gerald McCoy came into the NFL with big expectations to live up to. Coming off a Pro Bowl appearance in 2012 McCoy began... Read more »

Florida State, Winston; Defeat Auburn, Dethrone the SEC

Florida State, Winston; Defeat Auburn, Dethrone the SEC

Chris Angolia, Sports Editor
January 10 • 1,300 views
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In the final game of the BCS Era; the top-ranked Florida State Seminoles were set to take on the second ranked Auburn Tigers this past Monday in the 2014 Vizio BCS National Championship game in Pasadena California. The Seminoles were heavily favored and came in as a nine and a half point favorites... Read more »

SJV leaves Other Teams in the Gutter

SJV leaves Other Teams in the Gutter

Stephanie Brogna, Writer/ Photographer
January 8 • 1,984 views
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On Monday December 30, 2013, the girls bowling team took first place in the Red Raider Tournament at Brunswick Zone, Hazlet, NJ. Each of the girls played key parts in the game to clench the top spot in the tournament. Sophomore, Kristi Gambino had the highest game for the team in the third ga... Read more »

They see us bowlin’, they hatin’

They see us bowlin’, they hatin’

Stephanie Brogna, Writer/ Photographer
December 16 • 1,207 views
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On Tuesday, December 3, both boys and girls bowling started their seasons off with amazing wins. The boys’ team, led by captain Nick Scelfo, defeated Mater Dei with a 3-0 score. The girls, led by captain Nicolette Lupo, followed behind finishing with a 3-0 score against Mater Dei. Both teams... Read more »

Remembering Nelson Mandela

Remembering Nelson Mandela

Chris Angolia, Sports Editor
December 13 • 845 views
Filed under Current News, Sports

Nelson Mandela, former President and anti-apartheid revolutionary of South Africa, passed away on Thursday December 5 at the age of 95. Mandela, better known to the South African people as “Madiba”, aimed to dismantle apartheid with his own kind of government. As hard as Mandela fought there was... Read more »

Robinson Cano Signs With Mariners; 3rd Highest Contract In History

Robinson Cano Signs With Mariners; 3rd Highest Contract In History

Tino D'Amore, Writer
December 13 • 1,278 views
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On December 12, 2013, 5-time all-star Robinson Cano signed one of the highest contracts in MLB history with the Seattle Mariners. Cano, who spent his whole career playing for the Yankees, has been one of the best second basemenever since he entered the league. The future hall of famer is one of the... Read more »

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