SOUTH AMBOY — The South Amboy Branch YMCA is starting an adult basketball league for players 18 and older beginning Friday, Feb. 14.
RUSSELLVILLE, AR — The Baseball Bloggers Alliance today recommends three players from the official Hall of Fame ballot to be inducted into Cooperstown this summer. Pitchers Greg Maddux and Tom Glavine, most closely associated with the Atlanta Braves, and long-time Chicago White Sox first baseman/designated hitter Frank Thomas reached the 75% threshold when BBA members cast their ballots.
ATLANTIC CITY — Tickets are on sale today for one of New Jersey’s most popular scholastic sports events — the annual New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletics Association (NJSIAA) individual wrestling championships, which will be held March 7, 8 and 9, 2014 at Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City.
CLARK — On Thursday, Dec. 5, NJ.com closed a poll for the best high school football defensive player in the State of New Jersey this past season. Arthur L. Johnson senior linebacker Vin Banek was one of 38 nominees, and he finished in second place.
ROBBINSVILLE – A former National Football League player who was named the Prep Athlete of the Year while at Scotch Plains Fanwood High School and a former Major League Baseball player originally from New Brunswick are among seven Garden State sports luminaries recently inducted into the New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association (NJSIAA) Bollinger Hall of Fame’s class of 2013.