FARMINGDALE, N.Y.—In the 17-year history of the New Jersey City University women’s soccer program, the Gothic Knights have never defeated a nationally ranked team, but with just over six minutes remaining in the second half of Saturday’s game against #25 ranked Skidmore College, there was a real opportunity.
FARMINGDALE, N.Y.—New Jersey City University sophomore forward JULIA CASERES (Union, NJ/Union) forced a 2-2 tie at 82:30 of the second half—just 25 seconds after Farmingdale State College had gained a 2-1 advantage, but the Rams took the lead for good just over two minutes later and edged the Gothic Knights, 3-2, in the opening round of the Farmingdale State College Tournament on Friday.
RANDALL’S ISLAND, N.Y.—New Jersey City University made first-year head coach NANSHA KALONJI a winner in his debut as the 12th coach in the 51-year history of the program as seven different Gothic Knights tallied goals and NJCU blanked the City College of New York, 7-0, in the 2009 season opener for both schools, played Wednesday afternoon.
NEWBURGH, N.Y. — New Jersey City University sophomore forward JULIA CASERES (Union, NJ/Union) broke a 1-1 tie just 1:14 after Mount Saint Mary College (NY) had evened the score and later netted a penalty kick as the Gothic Knight women’s soccer team opened its 2009 season and the entire NJCU athletic calendar for the year with a 4-1 victory on Tuesday night at the Kaplan Athletic Field.
LINDEN – The Rahway Center Partnership, along with Lafayette Lodge #27, will host softball legends the King and His Court on Thursday, Sept. 24 at Linden’s Memorial Field on Lower Road.
RAHWAY – For the past 13 years, the annual Lehrer-Gibilisco Benefit Softball Tournament for Children’s Specialized Hospital has raised money to support the “Lightning Wheels” athletic team.
LINDEN—The 2009 Linden Recreation Fall Soccer League is open to city girls and boys ages 6-10. The Minor Division is for girls and boys ages 6 – 7. The Junior Boy’s Division is open to boys ages 8 – 10…
EDISON—The Edison Recreation Department will offer open volleyball for all community center-registered students in sixth through 12th grade, beginning Thursday, Sept. 17.
EDISON – The Edison Recreation Department will offer an adult co-ed volleyball league this fall.
Summer basketball is usually the season where the high school hoops fan salivates to hear, read, and even tweet on every move indicating that the next high school sensation is announcing his future college intentions.