H.S. boys soccer countdown: No. 16 Leonia

Leonia HS

The Record – Boys soccer No. 16 Leonia Last year’s record: 16-5 Final ranking: No. 19 Marquee game: at Harrison, Sept. 12 Best assets: The Lions graduated three starters from last season’s sectional finalists, but return experience down the middle of the field. Forwards Gino Zacarias and Yung Jin Kim, center midfielder Chris D’Angelo and […]

H.S. football countdown: No. 16 Pompton Lakes

The Cardinals’ running game again figures to be their strong suit as they pursue a fourth straight state championship.

JOE SARNO / STAFF PHOTOGRAPHER The Cardinals’ running game again figures to be their strong suit as they pursue a fourth straight state championship. By Keith Idec – The RECORD Last year’s record: 10-2 Final ranking: No. 8 Marquee game: vs. Elmwood Park, Sept. 13 Best assets: Despite graduating three running backs and a quarterback […]

H.S. boys soccer countdown: No. 17 Hawthorne

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                          The Record – Boys soccer No. 17 Hawthorne Last year’s record: 16-3-1 Final ranking: No. 21 Marquee game: Sept. 10 at Pompton Lakes Best assets: Scoring punch up front and a veteran presence solidifying the middle will bolster Hawthorne under coach Jim Clementi and volunteer assistant Ryan McMann. Returning for his senior year is […]

H.S. girls soccer countdown: No. 18 Hasbrouck Heights

Hasbrouck Heights

The Record – Girls soccer No. 18 Hasbrouck Heights Last year’s record: 19-3 Final ranking: No. 16 Marquee game: at New Milford, Sept. 27 Best assets: The Aviators return several talented playmakers, led by senior forward Tiffany Rodriguez and junior midfielders Victoria Barris and Jillian DiGiacinto. Their speed up the middle, along with the wing […]

H.S. football countdown: No. 18 Hasbrouck Heights

photo/Edward kensik The Record Last year’s record: 11-1 Final ranking: No. 9 Marquee game: Oct. 25 vs. Cresskill Best assets: Hasbrouck Heights reached the North 1, Group 1 sectional final last season unbeaten before falling to Pompton Lakes, 20-14. Returning to make another run at the title are With entered that game undefeated at 11-0, […]