Please note: NJIC Web Site will be inactive from July 4th – July 14th

July 4th

  The NJIC web site will be inactive for the period of Saturday, July 4th through Tuesday, July 14th. The Web Master will be on vacation. Wishing everyone a Happy 4th of July and a great Summer Holiday !  

Hawthorne’s Kaitlin Salisbury is NJ.com’s fan-selected North Jersey Interscholastic Conference Athlete of the Year

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Hawthorne track star Kaitlin Salisbury was voted the Athlete of the Year for the North Jersey Interscholastic Conference. (Aristide Economopolous | NJ Advance Media for NJ.com) By Patrick Lanni | NJ Advance Media for NJ.com on June 29, 2015 11:43 AM   Hawthorne‘s Kaitlin Salisbury had one of the best junior seasons of any track […]

H.S. football: Wallington’s Peter Lejawa gets first taste at Kean

Wallington’s Peter Lejawa of North, left, getting set to block South’s David Sanchez of Williamstown on Monday night.

  george mcnish/special to the record:  Wallington’s Peter Lejawa of North, left, getting set to block South’s David Sanchez of Williamstown on Monday night. ……………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………. June 30, 2015 By JIM HAGUE SPECIAL TO THE RECORD | The Record UNION — Peter Lejawa comes from a strict Polish family, so selling his parents on the idea of playing […]

H.S. boys basketball: Chris Boyce returning as Queen of Peace coach

The Record By: Mark J. Czerwinski The revamping of the Queen of Peace athletic department continued with the return of Chris Boyce as its boys basketball coach. Boyce, the school’s assistant director of admissions, began as a varsity basketball assistant in 2002. He was the head coach from 2007-2011, leading the Golden Griffins to two […]

The Record Boys Volleyball Coach of The Year: Nick Landy, Harrison

Boys volleyball: Harrison head coach Landy wins No. 100 game after beating Garfield

 Coach of the Year Nick Landy of Harrison High School (Center holding ball) with his 2015 Blue Tide volleyball squad.     By— Greg Tartaglia, The Record Sports Department Harrison’s 20th season of boys volleyball brought about its first 20-win campaign, and Nick Landy led the way. The Record Boys Volleyball Coach of the Year […]

NJIC Golf Records from 2011-2015 are now posted on this website

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NJIC has now archived the conference history for Golf, for the years 2011-2015. To view, click on this link: http://njicathletics.org/records/golf/preview=true&preview_id=10398&preview_nonce=ea54a19c57

NJIC puts nine schools in Record “Top 25″ Baseball Rankings

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Congratulations to the NJIC Schools who finished in the “Top 25″ of the Record Sports 2015 Baseball Rankings #2  Emerson #4  Ridgefield #10  St. Mary #11  Rutherford #12  Hawthorne #17  Weehawken #18  Waldwick #20 Lyndhurst #21  Pompton Lakes

The Record Baseball Team of the Year: Emerson

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June 21, 2015 By MARK J. CZERWINSKI STAFF WRITER | The Record EMERSON — This was supposed to be a transitional season for the Emerson baseball team. Longtime coach Bob Carcich had retired, and the Cavos lost their most dynamic hitter to graduation. Chris Sommerhalter, a Carcich disciple, was hand-picked by the former to take the reins, […]

The Record Baseball Coach of the Year: Joe Gambardella – Ridgefield

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June 21, 2015 The Record Joe Gambardella, Ridgefield It took Ridgefield baseball coach Joe Gambardella slightly longer than usual earlier this month to overcome the disappointment that accompanies the end of a Royals baseball season. Gambardella expected his team to reach the state Group 1 final for a second straight season, but Emerson edged the […]

The Record Baseball Pitcher of The Year: Mike Callagee of Emerson HS

Emerson right-hander Mike Callagee finished with an 11-0 record and a 1.72 earned-run average this season.

  CHRIS PEDOTA/STAFF PHOTOGRAPHER:  Emerson right-hander Mike Callagee finished with an 11-0 record and a 1.72 earned-run average this season. …………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………… June 21, 2015 By KEITH IDEC Staff Writer | The Record Mike Callagee sensed his senior season would be different the first time he took the mound in mid-March to pitch against Hasbrouck Heights in a […]

Six NJIC Schools listed in Record Sports “Top 25″ softball rankings

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Congratulations to the NJIC Schools who made the Record Sports Department’s “Top 25″ Softball Rankings for the 2015 season: #3 –   Immaculate Conception #16 – Glen Rock #20 – Midland park #22 – Saddle Brook #24 – Rutherford #25 – Ridgefield

H.S. football: Tournament honors the memory of Wallington’s David J. Popek Jr. with scholarships

June 19, 2015 By DARREN COOPER STAFF WRITER | The Record   The second David J. Popek Jr. “Man of Steel” football tournament will be held Saturday at Wallington High School. Popek died in 2012 at age 25 from undisclosed causes. He had been a star for the Panthers, finishing as the school’s all-time leading rusher before […]

NJ.com’s Baseball postseason honors for 2015

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By Braulio Perez | NJ Advance Media for NJ.com on June 12, 2015       Player of the year: St. Mary (Ruth.) third baseman Gregory Cuevas still has one more season left donning a Gaels’ uniform. That’s daunting news for pitchers in the North Jersey Interscholastic Conference. The stud third baseman had a head-turning […]

NJ.com’s softball postseason honors for 2015

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By Jeremy Schneider | NJ Advance Media for NJ.com on June 12, 2015     PLAYER OF THE YEAR: Sarah Piening was excellent last season, going 9-1 with 108 strikeouts. She was even better as a junior, going 21-4 with an astounding 286 strikeouts. She amassed a 1.02 ERA, allowing just 89 hits, giving up […]

NJIC Announces School Sportsmanship Recipients

NJIC Announces Sportsmanship Award Winners

Congratulations to the following Conference schools who are the recipients of the 2014-15 N.J.S.I.A.A. Sportsmanship Banners:                                  Colonial Division                                    Garfield Lodi Manchester Liberty Division New Milford Meadowlands Division Becton Hasbrouck Heights Saddle Brook Patriot Division Cresskill Hawthorne Christian Park Ridge Saddle River Day

NJIC places five schools in Final Top 25 girl’s track and field rankings and two schools in boys

Track & Field

Congratulations to the following schools, their athletes, and coaching staffs for finishing in the Record Sports Department “Top 25″ for girl’s 2015 outdoor track and field season: #5 –   Hasbrouck Heights #12 – Cresskill #16 – Hawthorne #21 – Eastern Christian #23 – Lyndhurst Congratulations to theses schools, their athletes, and coaching staffs for finishing in […]

The Record Girls Track Athlete of The Year: Kaitlin Salisbury, Hawthorne

Hawthorne junior Kaitlin Salisbury won the long and triple jumps at this spring’s state Meet of Champions.

  KEVIN R. WEXLER/STAFF PHOTOGRAPHER:  Hawthorne junior Kaitlin Salisbury won the long and triple jumps at this spring’s state Meet of Champions. ……………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………… June 17, 2015 By PAUL SCHWARTZ STAFF WRITER | The Record Kaitlin Salisbury has always been on the move. At 6 years old, she would race family members around a pond at her grandparents’ […]

Andrew Accardi of Pompton Lakes is NJ.com’s Conference T&F Athlete of the Year for 2015

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  Andrea Accardi of Pompton Lakes is the NJIC Track and Field Athlete of the Year (Photo courtesy of Pompton Lakes) By Jim Lambert | NJ Advance Media for NJ.com After placing third at the indoor Meet of Champions in the pole vault this past winter, big things were expected from Andrew Accardi of Pompton Lakes this past spring. […]

Kaitlin Salisbury of Hawthorne is NJ.com T&F Athlete of the Year for 2015

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  Hawthorne junior Kaitlin Salisbury is NJ.com’s Athlete of the Year for the NJIC. (Brian Deakyne | For NJ Advance Media By Patrick Lanni | NJ Advance Media for NJ.com Athlete of the Year: The unsuspecting speedster torched the runway at Frank Jost Field and left little doubt for the fans still asking “who is that […]

Seven NJIC Tennis Teams make the final “Record Top 20″

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Congratulations to these NJIC schools on their selection to the Final Top 20 Tennis Rankings #1    Dwight-Englewood 24-3 #7    Saddle River Day 13-4 #14  Glen Rock 17-1 #16  Hasbrouck Heights 16-3 #18  Waldwick 12-9 #19  Cresskill 10-10 #20 Park Ridge 11-8

The Record Boys Tennis Team of the Year: Dwight-Englewood

Dwight-Englewood freshman Daniel Nuzhny set the tone at first singles. He helped lead the Bulldogs to a 24-3 record.

  file photo by Kevin r. Wexler/staff photographer:   Dwight-Englewood freshman Daniel Nuzhny set the tone at first singles. He helped lead the Bulldogs to a 24-3 record. …………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………….. June 16, 2015 By BOB SHWALB SPECIAL TO THE RECORD Daniel Nuzhny has been a student at Dwight-Englewood since pre-kindergarten. So though everyone knew the tennis standout […]