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Former Lyndhurst football stars playing for Montclair State

Edward Kensik, Correspondent / Record Sports Department You can call it the Lyndhurst Three. Lyndhurst High School football is starting to become a pipeline to Montclair State University’s program as the Red Hawks look to work their way to the top of the New Jersey Athletic Conference this fall and earn a NCAA Division III playoff […]

H.S. Seniors to Watch: Tyler Martinez, Elmwood Park

By Darren Cooper / Record Sports Department Elmwood Park rising senior Tyler Martinez is counting wins and counting on wins. Around town, Martinez is known as one of the school’s top athletes. He was the starting quarterback for the Crusaders football team last fall. He’s closing in on 100 wins on the wrestling mat. His […]

Hasbrouck Heights’ O’Malley already training at Drexel

Edward Kensik, Correspondent  / Record Sports Many high school graduated seniors they like to spend one more last summer with their friends before they head out for college. But for Hasbrouck Heights graduated senior, Sean O’Malley, he is already down at his next destination, Drexel University in Philadelphia, taking classes and working on the mats. […]

High School Seniors to Watch: Oscar Sanchez of Garfield

By Sean Farrell – Record Sports Don’t let the nickname fool you. The goals are pretty big for “Little Messi.” Being just 5-foot-5 doesn’t hold Oscar Sanchez back. Growing up in a poor neighborhood in Honduras only makes him even more focused on making the most of his opportunities now at Garfield. After a 12-goal junior […]

Elmwood Park’s Figueroa to continue football journey at Susquhanna

By: Edward Kensik, Correspondent – Record Sports ELMWOOD PARK – It was a tough junior year for Elmwood Park’s Eugene Figueroa. First, he tore his ACL in his left leg in the first game in 2016 against Pompton Lakes that ended his football season that year. And then the biggest blow came in January 2016 […]

High School Seniors to Watch: Elijah Mitchell, Wallington

By: Chris Iseman / Record Sports Two weeks was all Elijah Mitchell needed. He was hooked. Mitchell was in eighth grade and playing football for the first time. As soon as he scored his first touchdown for his Pop Warner team in Passaic, Mitchell knew he wanted to pursue the sport. It made him tough. […]

High School Seniors to Watch: Kassie Ketcho, Hasbrouck Heights

Record Sports / USA Today:  Very few high school athletes are able to become top players in one sport, but Kassie Ketcho makes that notion seem easy. The Hasbrouck Heights rising senior is a local standout in not just one, but three sports. She has been a stalwart for the Aviators on the basketball and […]