The Trenton Catholic Academy Track & Field team not only maintained its dominance in the CYO of Mercer County Track & Field Meet, many of its athletes helped raise the bar for future competitors to try and get over. More ... Saturday, May 19, 2018
Whether it’s young or old, the Red Bank Catholic baseball team is starting to get the hang of this Monmouth County Tournament thing.
After losing in the finals to CBA in 2016, the Caseys have made it two straight titles and three in six years after taking a 5-1 victory over 12th-seeded St. Rose High School, Belmar, in the MCT finals May 8 at First Energy Park, Lakewood.
In the Monmouth County Tournament softball consolation final, known as the Blue Division championship, Red Bank Catholic rolled to a 12-3 win May 12 on its own Count Basie Park field. More ... Thursday, May 17, 2018
Just prior to the Holy Cross girls’ lacrosse training camp in 2017, Brielle Bennett tore her labrum. Regretfully proving that one bad tear deserves another, she tore her quad during training camp.
While that would have been enough for many athletes to take the season off, Bennett knew her team needed her and played as many games as possible during her sophomore season. It wasn’t easy, but she wasn’t alone.
In performing the service hours required of Parochial school students, Christian Brothers Academy junior Connor Nelson has attacked his project with particular zeal.
Nelson and his sister have set up bins around Lincroft and talked to nearby tennis centers about donating gently used rackets that they can ship to players in Indonesia who may not be able to afford equipment.
Watching Lindsey Baron tear into a pitch and send it screaming through an outfield gap or charging a ball and gunning a strike to home plate to nail a stunned runner by 10 feet, one could never imagine her performing on a stage not too long ago.
In fact, Baron even has trouble imagining it these days.
As the rainy weather somewhat subsided and gave baseball teams a chance to play, several Diocese of Trenton schools got off to strong starts through the season’s first two weeks. More ... Thursday, April 19, 2018