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Roid Rage

Emily Mugno, Writer

January 15, 2014


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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...

The Development of Gerald McCoy

The Development of Gerald McCoy

Chris Angolia, Sports Editor

January 10, 2014


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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...

Florida State, Winston; Defeat Auburn, Dethrone the SEC

Florida State, Winston; Defeat Auburn, Dethrone the SEC

Chris Angolia, Sports Editor

January 10, 2014


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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...

SJV leaves Other Teams in the Gutter

SJV leaves Other Teams in the Gutter

Stephanie Brogna, Writer/ Photographer

January 8, 2014


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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...

They see us bowlin’, they hatin’

They see us bowlin’, they hatin’

Stephanie Brogna, Writer/ Photographer

December 16, 2013


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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...

Remembering Nelson Mandela

Remembering Nelson Mandela

Chris Angolia, Sports Editor

December 13, 2013


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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...

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, 2013


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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...

An Iron Bowl for the Ages

An Iron Bowl for the Ages

Chris Angolia, Sports Editor

December 4, 2013


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On Saturday November 30, down in Auburn Alabama, the annual Iron Bowl took place at Jordan-Hare Stadium where the top-ranked Alabama Crimson Tide were set to take on the fourth ranked Auburn Tigers. The stage was set, number one vs. number four, Alabama vs. Auburn, the Iron Bowl. Both teams fighting...

A-Fraud or For Real?

A-Fraud or For Real?

Chris Angolia, Sports Editor

November 22, 2013


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When the hearing of Alex Rodriguez began on November 19 in New York City, many were unsure as to what was going to happen when it comes down to Alex Rodriguez and Major League Baseball. The hearing was surrounding the 211 game ban that Alex would serve due to alleged performance enhancing drug use....

Dodge Ball Tournament for Sandy Victims

Dodge Ball Tournament for Sandy Victims

Trinity Day, Writer

November 21, 2013


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On November 26 between 7 and 10 P.M., there will be a dodge ball tournament held by the Pax Christi club here at SJV. This event will raise money for the Hometown Heroes organization to help Sandy victims. Students and teachers have formed teams to battle to the end for the ultimate prize of helping...

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