Two Towns Triathlon for Kids to take place September 8

Two Towns Triathlon for Kids to take place September 8

SOUTH ORANGE, NJ – The community is invited to come out and support participants in the 5th Annual Two Towns Triathlon for Kids this Saturday, September 8, 2018. This event is sponsored by the South Orange and Maplewood Departments of Recreation & Cultural Affairs to promote and foster an increased interest in overall health and […]

Maplewood Manta Rays end season on high note

Maplewood Manta Rays end season on high note

MAPLEWOOD, NJ — The Maplewood Manta Rays enjoyed a five-meet season and placed third in championships with the Tri-County Diving League this year. Thunderstorms and inclement weather couldn’t keep this team down! Ben Doubek, new head diving coach, along with assistant coaches, led the Maplewood Manta Rays through a successful season. Season highlights include three […]

Columbia HS boys’ soccer team features solid experience this season

Columbia HS boys’ soccer team features solid experience this season

MAPLEWOOD, NJ – The Columbia High School varsity boys’ soccer team, under fifth-year head coach Josh Russotto, returns a strong group from last year’s team that finished with a solid 10-7-1 record. All of the eight returning players have starting experience. The senior captains are Sam Maidenberg, Frederick Hoffman, Ethan Pidgeon, and Julian Lyons. Maidenberg […]

Maplewood Makos swim team splashes to stellar summer season

Maplewood Makos swim team splashes to stellar summer season

MAPLEWOOD, NJ – This year, 140 Maplewood Pool members between the ages of 5 and 18 took the plunge and joined the Maplewood Makos swim team. With a focus on sportsmanship and fun, the team competes in the North Jersey Summer Swim League every summer. Swimming against teams like Springfield, Berkley Heights, Morris Township and […]

PHOTO: South Orange/Maplewood 9U Red baseball team

PHOTO: South Orange/Maplewood 9U Red baseball team

SOUTH ORANGE/MAPLEWOOD, NJ – Pictured is the South Orange/Maplewood Cougars 9U Red baseball team, which finished its summer season after reaching the semifinals of the New Providence Gold Leauge playoffs in which they lost to Scotch Plains on July 23. Top row from left to right: assistant coach Robert McDonald, Isaac Buchalter, Brendan Kouyoumdijan, Aiden […]

Bloomfield College track & field athletes and Coach Lisa Morgan-Richman receive CACC honors

Bloomfield College track & field athletes and Coach Lisa Morgan-Richman receive CACC honors

BLOOMFIELD, NJ – The Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference (CACC) announced its major year-end award winners for the 2018 men’s and women’s track and field season, and for the second consecutive year, Bloomfield College’s Lisa Morgan-Richman was named CACC Men’s Coach of the Year. Freshmen, Daviegh Brooks (Trenton, NJ), Jahvar Edwards(Hamilton, NJ), Jasmine Staten (Mount Holly, […]