The week that was in the NJIC, Sept. 27 edition

Bogota

–Record Sports / Varsity Aces Here are some highlights from the third week of the fall season in the NJIC: Bogota boys cross-country adds to a memorable beginning At the Passaic Coaches Invitational on Saturday, Danny Daurio continued his torrid start to the cross-country season by placing first and tying teammate James Draney in the […]

Coaches, athletes, parents & fans: The NJIC Championship Meet Race Schedule

Track & Field

2016 North Jersey Interscholastic Conference Cross Country Championship Date: Monday, October 10th @ Garret Mountain Reservation    (Severe Inclement Weather Postponement Date will be Wednesday, October 12th) Meet Director: Stan Fryczynski  (NJIC@ymail.com) Upon Arrival, Coaches should report to the scoring trailer by the finish line to pick up meet materials. Your only entry requirement is that […]

A tale of sailboats & drivers tests: How Pompton Lakes’ Charlotte Yates became a Passaic County tennis contender

Charlotte Yates of Pompton Lakes took an unusual road to high school tennis.

CHRIS PEDOTA/STAFF PHOTOGRAPHER:   Charlotte Yates of Pompton Lakes took an unusual road to high school tennis. ……………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………….   By BOB SHWALB SPECIAL TO THE RECORD Charlotte Yates had never picked up a racket before that day. She arrived at Pompton Lakes’ first tennis practice as a freshman, ready to try something new.It was one chapter […]

H.S. boys soccer: Vasquez, Chavez spark Secaucus offense

Soccer News

By JIM HAGUE SPECIAL TO THE RECORD | The Record SECAUCUS – Almost incredibly, Dylan Vasquez and Gabriel Chavez hadn’t seen each other in almost 10 years, since their days of playing soccer with Secaucus Recreation as 5-year-olds, before Chavez showed up at the Patriots’ first practice in August. They both reside in Secaucus, but had […]

H.S. girls volleyball: Youthful energy drives Secaucus

Secaucus HS

By GREG TARTAGLIA SPECIAL TO THE RECORD | The Record Secaucus and Bogota have a history of meeting at the William Paterson Rec Center with elevated stakes. Ask Patriots coach and alum Cory Roesing, who won Group 1 titles her junior and senior years at the arena where her team played in Saturday’s Mary Ann Collura […]

Record Sports H.S. Male Athlete of the Week: Shawan Gresham, St. Mary

SHAWAN GRESHAM

By CHUCK O’DONNELL STAFF WRITER | The Record Shawan Gresham started working as a salesman at KicksUSA in Passaic last month, helping customers pick out just the right pairs of basketball sneakers or cross-trainers.And while it might not seem to have a lot in common with the other job he recently earned — the starting running […]