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Yanks come from behind again!

Yanks come from behind again!

Nick LaRosa, writer

September 15, 2014


Filed under Sports

The Yankees are currently five and a half games back of the second AL Wild Card spot. Essentially they need to win almost every game to have a chance for the playoffs and give Derek Jeter one last ride in October. The last two games the Yankees have come from behind when down four runs during both...

Parity in the AL East

Parity in the AL East

Nick La Rosa, Writer

May 16, 2014


Filed under Sports

Ever since the dawn of time, all baseball fans know that the AL East is the toughest division in baseball. All fans of the AL East teams know that at the beginning of the season, any one of these 5 teams have a chance to end out on top. In fact, in the past 7 years the wild card team has been from the...

Giants Off-Season So far

Nick LaRosa, Sports Writer

April 29, 2014


Filed under Sports

The New York Giants have gone on to what seems to be a spending spree this offseason. After making cuts and contracts ending, the Giants have made some of the biggest off-season moves to date. They have signed numerous additions to the team including the ex-niner and former Giant Mario Manningham,...

Pictures from the Spring Pep Rally

Pictures from the Spring Pep Rally

Stephanie Brogna, Writer/ Photographer

April 15, 2014


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Four Teams Heading to North Texas

Four Teams Heading to North Texas

Chris Angolia, Sports Editor

April 3, 2014


Filed under Sports

This weekend is college basketball’s biggest weekend. The Final Four is heading down to Dallas Texas this weekend and on Saturday April 5th, the national semifinals will be held. The number one overall seed out of the South Region, the Florida Gators are the only number one seed in the Final Four....

Stanford, Dayton and Tennessee Headline NCAA Tournament after Week 1

Stanford, Dayton and Tennessee Headline NCAA Tournament after Week 1

Chris Angolia, Sports Editor

March 26, 2014


Filed under Sports

The first weekend of the NCAA Men’s College Basketball Tournament is one of the most anticipated weekends in sports. It marks the start of a journey to a national championship for 68 of College Basketball’s best. As one would expect, the first weekend was filled with surprise and it was the double...

Yanks Offseason Grade

Yanks Offseason Grade

Nick La Rosa, Writer

March 6, 2014


Filed under Sports

During this off season, the New York Yankees have reported some good news and some bad. They signed Masahiro Tanaka, Jacoby Ellsbury, Brian McCann, and Carlos Beltran but shared the news that this will be Derek Jeter’s final season. Although they have also saved some money with the suspension of Alex...

Gardner Signs Extension with Yanks

Gardner Signs Extension with Yanks

Nick La Rosa, Writer

March 6, 2014


Filed under Sports

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,...

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, 2014


Filed under Sports

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...

SJV Girls Bowling “Strikes” Again

SJV Girls Bowling “Strikes” Again

Stephanie Brogna, Photographer/ Writer

January 15, 2014


Filed under Sports

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...

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