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Stockton Wins 15th Straight NJAC Volleyball Match, Downs NJCU, 3-0

JERSEY CITY—Richard Stockton College hit .337 as a team and the defending New Jersey Athletic Conference champions won a league match for the 15th consecutive outing, defeating New Jersey City University, 3-0 (25-14, 25-14, 25-10), in an NJAC contest on Tuesday night on Coach Charlie Brown Court at the John J. Moore Athletics and Fitness Center.

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.

Perez Strikes Twice In First Half As NJCU Beats Brooklyn, 5-1

BROOKLYN, N.Y.—Senior forward JILMAR PEREZ (Princeton, NJ/South Brunswick) scored twice in the first half as New Jersey City University outshot Brooklyn College, 36-2, and posted a 5-1 win over the Bridges in a non-conference game on Monday night at the Aviator.

Caseres Featured In Oct. 5 Issue Of Sports Illustrated

JERSEY CITY—New Jersey City University sophomore striker Julia Caseres (Union, NJ/Union) of the women’s soccer team is featured in the October 5, 2009 issue of Sports Illustrated, after making an immediate impact during the month of September in her first season as a member of the Gothic Knights.

Strong Finish Lifts Baruch Past NJCU Volleyball, 3-1

JERSEY CITY—The New Jersey City University women’s volleyball team led Baruch College, 16-15, in the third set of a tied match, before the Bearcats scored nine straight points and cruised in the fourth set, winning the contest, 3-1 (25-16, 23-25, 25-18, 25-11) in a non-conference match on Saturday afternoon on Coach Charlie Brown Court at the John J. Moore Athletics and Fitness Center.

Martinez Leads NJCU Volleyball By York, 3-0

JERSEY CITY—Sophomore opposite KIARA MARTINEZ (Newark, NJ/East Side) floored eight of her team’s 20 total service aces and the Gothic Knights received 11 kills apiece from sophomore outside hitter TABITHA JORDAN (Bayonne, NJ/Memorial) and senior outside hitter MELISSA LOO (Rutherford, NJ/Rutherford) as the New Jersey City University women’s volleyball team blew by York College (NY), 3-0 (25-8, 25-17, 25-6) in a non-conference match on Friday night on Coach Charlie Brown Court at the John J. Moore Athletics and Fitness Center.

College Of New Jersey Downs NJCU Women’s Soccer, 7-0

EWING—The College of New Jersey, ranked 15th in Division III by D3Soccer.com, scored four times in the first half and had six different players score as the Lions downed the New Jersey City University women’s soccer team in a New Jersey Athletic Conference game on Saturday at TCNJ’s Soccer Complex. TCNJ is 45-3-2 in its last 50 NJAC games.