NJIC Volleyball Tournament – Elmwood Park gets opening round victory as they attempt to defend title

Elmwood Park entered The Record/NorthJersey.com girls volleyball Top 20 on the strength of a 4-0 week, which featured a three-set win over a then-ranked Midland Park team. On Monday, the Crusaders pushed their win streak to five as they began defense of their NJIC Tournament title with a 25-11, 25-16 victory versus Wallington. “I told […]

Boys soccer: Zielonka is Wallington’s humble superstar

BY: SEAN FARRELL – RECORD SPORTS “Before we talk about that…” Alessandro Barchi cuts himself off there. Creative and explosive and every other adjective don’t begin to describe his budding soccer superstar. To the Wallington coach, Nick Zielonka is still the bright student in his honors U.S. history class who sometimes doubles as the water […]

Football: Special moment for Emerson senior

By: Darren Cooper and Chris Iseman, North Jersey Sports The idea had been in place for weeks. The Emerson football team wanted to make the special moment happen. The wait ended Friday during Emerson’s Senior Night. During the Cavos’ game against Weehawken, senior Kevin Frank took the handoff and carried the ball into the end zone, […]

Volleyball: Harrison varsity & Bogota freshmen are tournament champions

 Congratulations to the Harrison Varsity Volleyball Team for going a perfect 8-0 in their own tournament & defeating Kearny 25-16 in the final to win the 2017 Blue Tide Invitational!      Bogota HS Freshman Volleyball 2017 Hackensack Freshman Tournament Champions.  Congratulations!            

Football: New Milford one victory away from clinching NJIC playoff berth

Jim McConville, Special to NorthJersey.com LYNDHURST – New Milford came into Saturday a hurting team, missing two offensive linemen, a cornerback and a wide receiver among five injured starters. They left with destiny in their own hands. Thanks to that ‘next man up’ mentality, the Knights were able to keep Lyndhurst at bay long enough for […]

NJIC Football: Week #6…. The Road to the Championship

NJIC Football Week #6 Results Friday 10/13 Games Glen Rock 35, Pal Park/Leonia 7 Cresskill 21, Elmwood Park 0 Pompton Lakes 32, Harrison 14 Park Ridge 19, Wood-Ridge 12 St. Mary 29, Secaucus 12 Emerson 47, Weehawken 13 Hasbrouck Heights 49, North Arlington 6 Wallington 21, Becton 6 Saturday 10/14 Games New Milford 28, Lyndhurst 6 […]

Sophomore Madylin Marino steps up as leader for Wood-Ridge volleyball

By: Greg Tartaglia – Record Sports Staff Madylin Marino spoke frankly and without hesitation. “Coach doesn’t play girls [according to] grade, she plays by ability and respect,” the Wood-Ridge outside hitter said. Marino had been asked about finding herself in a leadership role as a sophomore on one of the top girls volleyball teams in […]