NJSIAA Wrestling: Elmwood Park overcomes Lodi in a 37-32 thriller

By Sean Farrell – Record Sports Department ELMWOOD PARK – Tom Mulligan went airborne. And he was hardly alone. The noise was deafening and the stands were full as the Elmwood Park coach and many by his side jumped for joy. A night they waited eight long years for was a good reason to celebrate. The Crusaders’ […]

February 5th: Some NJIC athletic milestones to celebrate !

  Congratulations to Luke Mazzeo Emerson/Park Ridge on his 100th  career wrestling victory !   Congratulations to Garfield’s Josh Ferreira on his career 100th wrestling victory!   Two days after clearing 5-8 ¾ at the Millrose Games against a field of professionals, Rutherford sophomore Jenna Rogers was back jumping against her peers at the Varsity Classic […]

Indoor Track: Bob Chiswell Classic qualifiers

  Here are the qualifiers for the Annual Bob Chiswell Classic at Garfield High School on February 7: High jump GIRLS Alianna Eucker and Liana Meyer, Bergen Tech; Brianna Morrison, Clifton; Dylan Herbert, Columbia; Alexandra Ruocco and Chloe Zampetti, NV/Demarest; Kornelia Jablowska, Garfield; Sarah Hutchins and Katie O’Connell, Glen Rock; Olivia Lucini and Monika Lucic, […]

Girls swimming: Leonia/Palisades Park rules the pool at NJIC Championship

By Sean Farrell – Record Sports Department LYNDHURST – One win was enough. The attitude never changed after hours of watching opponents celebrate race after race. Not even a 102-degree fever to their leader could bring down Leonia/Palisades Park. The program stuck to its old formula. Strength in numbers. That’s how the Lions became NJIC champions for the fourth year in […]

Boys swimming: Rutherford’s dynasty grows with fourth straight NJIC title

  “Those three seniors – Alec Reimon, Chris Lee and Edel Barcenas – have really just propelled this program to heights it hasn’t been at in a long time,” coach Steven Dunn said. “They’ve gotten better every year too, so it’s very impressive to watch them. They really deserve all this. It’s a special thing to win the […]

North 1B & 1A boys bowling State Tournament results; North Arlington Captures Team Title

STATE SECTIONAL BOWLING RESULTS NORTH 1B GROUP 2: 1. Sussex Tech 1,107-1,030-1,157–3,156; 2. Harrison 2,523; 3. Lincoln 2,439; 4. Manchester 2,235; 5. Hawthorne 2,209; 6. High Point 2,161; 7. Newton 2,116; 8. Lenape Valley 1,961. GROUP 1: 1. Hudson Catholic 1,041-1,034-956–2,795; 2. Pompton Lakes 2,546; 3. Wallkill Valley 2,426; 4. McNair Academic 2,257; 5. Secaucus […]

Scores from around the Conference (Feb 2nd)

Wrestling ELMWOOD PARK 48, RIDGEFIELD PARK 34 132: (R) m.d. Diego Mendoza (E) 12-3; 138: Kevin Baker (E) By forfeit; 145: Vinny Sakir (E) By forfeit; 152: Tyler Martinez (E) By forfeit; 160: Eddie Alfieri (E) p. Juan Emanuel Mejia (R) 3:55; 170: Louis Culala (R) p. Abe Kario (E) 0:35; 182: Devin Trujillo (E) […]