Wednesday, May 22, 2013
The local girls defeated South Orange-Maplewood on Monday.
The West Caldwell-Caldwell Chiefs travel 14U softball team defeated South Orange-Maplewood Monday to win the 2013 Spring Suburban League Championship. After starting the season with a record 1-1, the Chiefs reeled off 10 consecutive wins to finish the season 11-1. Pictured above from left to right are:
New York Yankees and Manchester City have teamed up to bring a new professional soccer team to NYC by 2015.
The New York Red Bulls, who call Harrison their home, will not be the only face of professional footy in the metropolitan area for much longer. New York City is planning to kick the ball around in the MLS come the spring of 2015. Major League Soccer Commissioner Dan Garber announced the birth of the newest franchise in the MLS: the New York City Football Club. The new club will be owned by 2012 Barclay’s Premier League champions Manchester City and the 27 time World Series champion New York Yankees. “This opportunity is huge for us and huge for the city. We will work to deliver good, beautiful football to the fans in New York,” said Manchester City CEO Ferran Soriano. “We are very happy and honored to have the Yankees as partners.” Yankees…
Tuesday, May 21, 2013
The loss denies Caldwell from moving on to the second round of the NJSIAA North Jersey, Section 2, Group 2 tournament.
The James Caldwell High School baseball team fell to Parsippany High School 3-5 Monday, according to The Star-Ledger. The loss denies Caldwell from moving on to the second round of the NJSIAA North Jersey, Section 2, Group 2 tournament.
Sunday, May 19, 2013
The Caldwell Chiefs Camp will run from July 8-12.
Give your child the extra edge this fall football season by sending him to the Caldwell Athletic Club's week-long summer football camp. The Caldwell Chiefs Camp will run between July 8-12 from 8:45 to 11:30 a.m. at the Kiwanis Oval. The football camp is for students entering grades four through nine and the cost is $125 per child. The camp is designed to give every athlete a solid foundation in the basic fundamentals of the sport, whether he is playing offence, defense or special teams. The drills and techniques taught during the camp will help the young athletes in the upcoming football season in the fall. Students will be instructed by local high school football coaches, current James Caldwell High School football players also …
Friday, May 17, 2013
The Irvington native signed a 3-year, $6 million contract with the Jets in March.
Jets running back Mike Goodson was sent to a Morris County jail following his arrest on drug and weapons charges in Denville Friday. Goodson, 25, was the passenger in a GMC Yukon stopped in the left center lane of I-80 West when a tow truck came upon them and called 911 early Friday morning, according to multiple reports. The tow truck driver reportedly was concerned about the intoxicated condition in which he found Goodson and the driver of the Yukon. Goodson was transported to Saint Claire’s Hospital in nearby Boonton and eventually charged with possession of marijuana, possession of drug paraphernalia, unlawful possession of a handgun, possession of a handgun, and possession of a hollow-point bullet, according to ESPN. The driver of the…
Former NBA player Chris Herren shares drug battle, recovery with community.
About this sponsorship: In honor of the 60th anniversary of Sir Edmund Hillary’s historic ascent of Mount Everest, Patch and Grape-Nuts are teaming up to highlight those who inspire people around them to climb their own mountains. It was just a little drinking and smoking on the weekends in high school. It was just a little cocaine offered by a friend in college. It was just one little yellow pill during the offseason. Then it was a career down the tubes. Then it was two drug overdoses, one of which was heart-stopping. Then it was a family that turned away because of too much pain. For more than an hour, Chris Herren, a once-heralded high school basketball star, college hoops standout and second round National Basketball Association draft …
Thursday, May 16, 2013
Here is a rundown of local camps put on by the West Caldwell-Caldwell Recreation Department.
The summer camp season is drawing near and there is certainly no shortage of options in the Caldwells. To make life a little easier, here is a list of camps the West Caldwell-Caldwell Recreation Department will offer this summer. All registration forms can be found in the photo gallery of this article. And if you know of a summer camp that is not on this list, send it to the editor at email@example.com to be posted. Basketball Camp Who: Boys, girls entering grades 5 through 9 (West Caldwell-Caldwell residents only) When: July 8-12 or July 15-19 Where: James Caldwell High School Gym Sessions, Fees: 9:00 am – 12:00 pm $100.00 9:00 am – 2:00 pm $125.00 Deadline: Friday, June 21 Pickup Baseball Who: Students in grades 3 through 8 When…
Wednesday, May 15, 2013
The win again Mount Saint Dominic Monday captures the American Division title in the Super Essex Conference with a 19-3 record for Livingston.
Livingston beats out Mount St. Domonic 8-3 in Monday's girls' softball game in Caldwell, winning Livingston the Super Essex Conference's American Division. Both teams play on Friday at 6 and 8 p.m. in South Orange for the Essex County Tournament semifinals at Ivy Hill Park, according to NJ.com.
The West Caldwell department beat Caldwell 9-7.
Last Sunday was the third annual Firemen's Cup softball game at the Kiwanis Oval. West Caldwell Fire Department defeated Caldwell Fire Department 9-7, erasing a two run deficit by scoring four runs in the seventh inning. Pictured above are: Standing, from left to right, Tom O’Hern, Paul Gorski, Dave Jedele, JP McNamara, Tom Kin, Phil Young, Tim Zyla, Mark Poli, Ryan Peter, Karl Otterbein, Erik Otterbein, Brian Hebrank, Chris Eucker, David Lagan, Steve Saldutto, Andrew Pollara, Pat Fazzini and Howie Cawley; kneeling, from left to right, Jim Alvine, Tom Bradley, Mike Luker, Phil Camponeale, Rob Hebrank, Jared Fout, Mike Mildorf, Tom Haight, Brian Maclay, Stephen Tischio, Sam Calamito and Lou Bisciotti.
Tuesday, May 14, 2013
Aaron Rhaney, who will attend the Mississippi university next year, helped the James Caldwell High School secure a Essex County Golf Tournament title this year.
James Caldwell High School senior Aaron Rhaney signed a letter of intent to play golf at Jackson State University in Mississippi next year. In his first season with the high school, Rhaney played varsity golf. He was also the only high school freshman in the Super Essex Conference to make all conference in 2010. In 2009, Rhaney qualified for The U.S. Kids Teen World Championship at Pinehurst No. 8 and competed in the Garden State Challenge Cup representing the Bergen Pioneer Tour. He also finished second in the Bergen Pioneer Tour Player of the Year point standings in 2009 and 2010. Rhaney, who recently helped the Chiefs secure a Essex County Golf Tournament title on April 24 at Weequahic Park Golf Course in Newark, has an average score …