Sports

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.

NJCU Women’s Soccer Doubles Up FDU-Florham, 4-2

JERSEY CITY—Sophomore forward JULIA CASERES (Union, NJ/Union) delivered three assists and one goal—tying the single-season program record with 11 assists—and sophomore midfielder KATLIN VARGO (Edison, NJ/Union Catholic) connected for two goals as the New Jersey City University women’s soccer team outshot Fairleigh Dickinson University-Florham, 24-12, and also doubled up the Devils on the scoreboard, winning 4-2 in a non-conference game on Tuesday at the Robert L. McNulty Memorial Soccer Field.