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Florida State, Winston; Defeat Auburn, Dethrone the SEC

Florida State, Winston; Defeat Auburn, Dethrone the SEC

Chris Angolia, Sports Editor
January 10 • 1,343 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 • 2,013 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 • 1,250 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 • 882 views
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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... 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 • 1,298 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 »

An Iron Bowl for the Ages

An Iron Bowl for the Ages

Chris Angolia, Sports Editor
December 4 • 628 views
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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... Read more »

A-Fraud or For Real?

A-Fraud or For Real?

Chris Angolia, Sports Editor
November 22 • 683 views
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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.... Read more »

Dodge Ball Tournament for Sandy Victims

Dodge Ball Tournament for Sandy Victims

Trinity Day, Writer
November 21 • 1,557 views
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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... Read more »

Marshall University Football: 43 Years after the Crash

Marshall University Football: 43 Years after the Crash

Chris Angolia, Sports Editor
November 20 • 2,098 views
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At 7:36pm on November 14, 1970 Southern Airways Flight 932 carrying 71 members of the Marshall University football program crashed into a hillside just outside of Tri-State airport in Ceredo, West Virginia. The crash claimed the lives of all 75 people on board the flight, including 37 members of the... Read more »

SJV Volleyball Prepares for Run at State Title

SJV Volleyball Prepares for Run at State Title

Chris Angolia, Sports Editor
November 6 • 1,899 views
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With states coming up just this Wednesday, the SJV Girls Volleyball team has been waiting all season for their chance at a state title. The road to a state championship begins on Wednesday November 6, 2013 at 4:30 against St. Dominic at Home, in the first round of the NJISSA Non-Public State Playoffs. With... Read more »

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