Sports

Orr Wins With Soul

By Jim Whelan Former Elizabeth High School and Rutgers University standout Raheem Orr helped the Jon Bon Jovi Philadelphia Soul to its first-ever arena football championship. Orr was a three-year starter at Elizabeth High School and helped lead the Minutemen…

One on One Champs

One on One Champs—Linden Recreation recently sponsored a one on one basketball competition. Pictured above are winners Billy Bourgoin, Ondya Morgan and T.J. Santiago.

It’s The Secrecy, Stupid!

By Michael M. Shapiro Rutgers is, once again, making news; however, this time it is not favorable. The Star-Ledger recently reported that Rutgers head football coach, Greg Schiano, negotiated a number of side deals which would induce him to remain…

Elmora Youth Little League Captures District Championship

ELIZABETH—The 11-year-olds of the Elmora Troopers team entered the District 7 tournament with high expectations. As 10-year-olds this group of players fell just short of taking the district flag. In 2008, the team rolled through the playoffs with a perfect…

Giants Foundation Helps Local Football Programs Get Started

By Jim Whelan The play was called “Phantom” in the New York Giants’ playbook. Eli Manning chucked a prayer and David Tyree came down with a catch that made the Montclair native a household name during Super Bowl XLII. Orange…

Softball All-Stars

Softball All-Stars — 2008 Clark Girls Softball Minor League All Stars representing the PMC Contractors, Bonaccorso Landscaping, Clark PBA, Plumbing Trends, Sun Trust Mortgage, Corner Stone Physical Therapy & Phillippo’s Pizza

Pee Wee All-Stars

Pee Wee All-Stars—Clark Girls Softball Pee Wee division (second and third grades) concluded their season with an All Star game on Wednesday, June 11. Players from Wytech, Diverse Development, Choice Signs, Bonaccorso Landscaping, Porcelli Electric, Joseph David Roofing and J&E…

Elmora Youth League Troopers Win Cup

ELIZABETH—For the first time since 2000, the Elmora Youth League won the city’s annual Mayor’s Cup Tournament. Each year, all star teams from the city’s three youth baseball organizations – the Elmora Youth League, North Elizabeth League and Elizabethport League—play…