Sports

Rowan Volleyball Tops NJCU, 3-0

JERSEY CITY—Rowan University received a combined 27 kills from freshman outside hitter Katie Havlicek (Midland Park, NJ/Immaculate Heart Academy) and senior middle blocker Chelsea Bowman (Penns Grove, NJ/Park Bible Academy) and defeated New Jersey City University, 3-0 (25-18, 25-15, 25-21) in a match on Thursday night at the John J. Moore Athletics and Fitness Center.

Avans Strikes Twice To Tie, But Pioneers Edge NJCU, 3-2

WAYNE—Sophomore striker WALTER AVANS (Roselle Park, NJ/Union Catholic) chalked up two goals in a span of 4:12 early in the second half to force a 2-2 tie before William Paterson University got the game-winner in the 75th minute and defeated New Jersey City University, 3-2, in a New Jersey Athletic Conference men’s soccer game on Wednesday night at Pioneer Soccer Park.

Johanesen Joins 2,000-Assist Club As NJCU Drops Tri-Match

STEVENSON, Md.—Junior setter ALEX JOHANESEN (Bridgewater, NJ/Bridgewater-Raritan) became the third player in school history to distribute 2,000 career assists, but the New Jersey City University women’s volleyball team dropped both matches of a tri-match, falling to Lancaster Bible College, 3-1 (25-23, 26-28, 17-25, 22-25) and host Stevenson University, 3-0 (10-25, 22-25, 19-25), on Saturday at Stevenson’s Student Union Gym.

Linden To Host Diamond Gloves State Finals

LINDEN—The only fight night in Linden this year will be held on Friday, Nov. 13, when the Linden Boxing Association, in conjunction with the Linden Public Property and Community Services Department presents the 76th annual New Jersey State Finals of the Diamond Gloves Boxing Tournament.

NJCU Women’s Soccer Team Hammers CCNY, 10-1

JERSEY CITY-Sophomore forward JULIA CASERES (Union, NJ/Union), freshman forward ASHLEY CUNHA (Edison, NJ/Edison) and freshman defender CHELSEA SPETHMANN (Wood-Ridge, NJ/Wood-Ridge—Hasbrouck Heights) all scored twice as New Jersey City University hammered the City College of New York, 10-1, on Sunday at the Robert L. McNulty Memorial Soccer Field.

Stevens Gets Wind-Aided Goal, Survives NJCU, 1-0

HOBOKEN—Stevens Institute of Technology got a wind-aided goal in the 60th minute then used its dominant defense to preserve the lead as the #11 ranked Ducks survived a challenge from New Jersey City University in a non-conference men’s soccer game of Division III Hudson County rivals, Wednesday night at the De Baun Athletic Complex.