High School Sports Blog
Posted: March 06, 2014 - 11:30 am
AC, Wildwood Catholic and Holy Spirit boys basketball teams in action tonight
Three games dominate tonight’s high school boys basketball state
Posted: March 05, 2014 - 2:30 pm
Ocean City and Hammonton boys meet in playoff hoops tonight
If history is any indication, tonight’s South Jersey Group III
quarterfinal between the Ocean City and Hammonton high school boys
basketball teams should be close.
Posted: March 02, 2014 - 12:24 pm
Coming storm postpones Monday's high school basketball games
It hasn’t started to snow yet but the impending winter storm is
already causing havoc with the high school sports schedule.
Posted: February 23, 2014 - 5:19 pm
Ocean City girls swimming falls in state final to Chatham
EWING TOWNSHIP – The Ocean City and Chatham high school girls
swimming teams both celebrated historic seasons Sunday.
Posted: February 20, 2014 - 9:00 pm
Holy Spirit boys and Cedar Creek girls top seeds in CAL tournament
The Holy Spirit High School boys and the Cedar Creek girls are
the top seeds for the Cape-Atlantic League basketball
Posted: February 07, 2014 - 1:25 pm
NJSIAA makes changes to basketball cutoff date and games
The New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association has
once again revised the number of games for the state basketball
Posted: February 05, 2014 - 12:17 pm
Mike Gesicki sticks with Penn State for football
STAFFORD TOWNSHIP – Mike Gesicki admitted the Penn State
football coaching change shook him up.
Posted: February 04, 2014 - 2:15 am
Egg Harbor Township High School seeks applications for football coach
Egg Harbor Township High School could have a new football coach
Posted: January 30, 2014 - 8:08 am
The Cape-Atlantic League Select 8 for Jan. 30, 2014
Eight teams will qualify for the Cape-Atlantic League Tournament
in late February. The three division winners and three second-place
finishers earn automatic berths. Two at-large spots also are
available. This is a weekly update of the eight teams (in order of
how we would seed them) that have the inside track for the
Posted: January 24, 2014 - 1:49 pm
St. Joe vs. Wildwood Catholic boys basketball to resume Monday night
The St. Joseph vs. Wildwood Catholic high school boys basketball
will resume 8 p.,. Monday night at Wildwood Catholic.
Posted: January 21, 2014 - 7:56 pm
Holy Spirit vs. St. Augustine highlights Shoot Down Cancer event
The Shoot Down Cancer Classic will feature several of South
Jersey’s top teams.
Posted: January 18, 2014 - 3:31 pm
St. Augustine underclassmen lead Hermits to win over Southern Regional
STAFFORD TOWNSHIP – Point guard Sa’eed Nelson of the St.
Augustine Prep boys basketball dribbled through his legs and
penetrated past Southern Regional defenders as the final seconds
ticked off the clock in the third quarter Saturday afternoon.
Posted: January 10, 2014 - 3:27 pm
Holy Spirit hoops standout John Middleton to miss next week with foot injury
The Holy Spirit High School boys basketball team will be without
guard John Middleton when it faces undefeated Paulsboro in an
American Basketball Classic game at St. Augustine Prep on Saturday
at 3 p.m.
Posted: January 07, 2014 - 11:10 am
Big night for high school basketball today
It’s freezing today.
Posted: January 02, 2014 - 11:52 pm
St. Joe boys basketball team remains undefeated
The St. Joseph High School boys basketball team improved to 4-0
with a 66-50 win over Buena Regional in a Cape-Atlantic League
United Division game Thursday night.
Posted: December 29, 2013 - 10:30 am
Atlantic City rally falls short against Chester
CHESTER, Pa. – Coach Gene Allen of the Atlantic City High School
boys basketball team saw a familiar sight Saturday night.
Posted: December 27, 2013 - 11:36 pm
Wildwood Catholic boys basketball team makes fast start last Friday night
The Wildwood Catholic High School boys basketball team jumped to
an early lead and then staved off a Woodbury rally Friday
Posted: December 27, 2013 - 2:20 pm
AC boys basketball team to play PA power Chester on Saturday night
The Atlantic City High School boys basketball will renew a
rivalry and test itself against one of Pennsylvania’s top teams
Posted: December 19, 2013 - 9:00 am
Preseason Cape-Atlantic League Basketball Tournament predictions
The Cape-Atlantic League Tournament began in 2012 and quickly
became one of the highlights of the basketball season.
Posted: December 07, 2013 - 11:30 pm
St. Joseph High School captures 5th straight state football title, 16th overall
EWING TOWNSHIP — The St. Joseph High School football team faced
a single moment of doubt during the state Non-Public I final
Posted: November 30, 2013 - 3:47 pm
St. Joe rallies past Hammonton
By Michael McGarry
Posted: November 28, 2013 - 3:08 pm
Spirit rolls over Atlantic City 49-0
ATLANTIC CITY – It might have been the cold and windy
Posted: November 26, 2013 - 10:55 pm
Cape-Atlantic League and Colonial Conference discuss football scheduling deal
With every other South Jersey high school football team involved
in the West Jersey Football League, the members of the
Cape-Atlantic League and Colonial Conference have turned to each
other to ease scheduling problems.
Posted: November 23, 2013 - 4:16 pm
Rocco Ordille leads St. Joe football team to state final
By Michael McGarry
Posted: November 13, 2013 - 9:45 pm
Proposal for statewide high school football playoffs takes another step
ROBBINSVILLE — The possibility of statewide
playoffs for New Jersey high school football public schools moved a
step closer to reality Wednesday.
Posted: November 11, 2013 - 2:09 pm
Jeff Steeb of Holy Spirit commits to Villanova
Holy Spirit High School linebacker Jeff Steeb verbally committed
to Villanova today.
Posted: November 10, 2013 - 9:43 pm
High school football consolation game schedule
Here is the consolation game schedule for high school football
teams that did not make the playoffs:
Posted: November 09, 2013 - 3:29 am
A quick look at high school football playoff picture
It’s early Saturday morning but here is how I view the South
Jersey football playoff picture heading into today’s games.
Posted: November 01, 2013 - 12:33 am
A modest proposal for Cape-Atlantic League football alignment
The Cape-Atlantic League thought its realignment issues were
settled for the 2014 and 15 seasons.
Posted: October 26, 2013 - 3:52 pm
C.J. LaFragola leads St. Joe past Atlantic City
HAMMONTON – C.J. LaFragola of the St. Joseph High School
football team rushed Atlantic City quarterback Jamir Prevard in the
third quarter Saturday afternoon.
Posted: October 24, 2013 - 11:45 pm
Cape-Atlantic League forces Lower Cape football to forfeit rest of games
The Lower Cape May Regional High School football team wanted to
forfeit just today’s game against Holy Spirit for safety
Posted: October 17, 2013 - 6:44 pm
Wildwood and Schalick decide to cancel Friday football game
The Wildwood High School football team (2-3) will not play at
Schalick (3-1) today.
Posted: October 13, 2013 - 1:38 pm
Hammonton moves into Press football Elite 11; Holy Spirit still No. 1
Here's a look at the new football Press Elite 11. Hammonton,
which has won four straight, is now No. 10.
Posted: October 08, 2013 - 3:52 pm
Atlantic City High School graduate Jahleem Montague commits to Morgan State for basketball
Jahleem Montague visited Morgan State University this past
weekend and watched the men’s basketball team practice.
Posted: September 29, 2013 - 12:38 pm
New Press Elite 11 football ranking
The Press Elite 11
Posted: September 28, 2013 - 3:34 pm
C.J. LaFragola leads St. Joe to win over Millville
By Michael McGarry
Posted: September 22, 2013 - 12:36 pm
Phillies remove interim tag and name Ryne Sandberg manager
PHILADELPHIA – The Phillies answered the first of several
questions that will confront them in the offseason Sunday.
Posted: September 22, 2013 - 12:57 am
Christian Tutela leads Lacey Township past Toms River North
TOMS RIVER – The Lacey Township High School football team faced
a pair of precarious situations Saturday night.
Posted: September 14, 2013 - 4:20 pm
Ahmir Mitchell leads Cedar Creek over Ocean City
EGG HARBOR CITY – Ahmir Mitchell of the Cedar Creek High School
football team sat the first half Saturday afternoon because of a
violation of team rules.
Posted: September 14, 2013 - 1:24 am
How did The Press Elite 11 football teams do?
How accurate was The Press Preseason Elite 11?
Posted: September 11, 2013 - 2:21 pm
NJSIAA details proposal for state football championships
ROBBINSVILLE – The high school football season would start a
week earlier and finish a week later beginning in 2014, under
proposal detailed by the New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic
Posted: September 09, 2013 - 3:00 am
A quick look at Hammonton football
The Hammonton High School football team hopes to turn last
year’s weakness into this season’s strength.
Posted: September 08, 2013 - 5:00 am
A quick look at Cedar Creek football
The Cedar Creek High School football team graduated its first
senior class and 2012 Press Player of the Year Damon Mitchell last
Posted: September 07, 2013 - 5:30 pm
A quick look at Mainland Regional football
Both the newcomers and veterans of the Mainland Regional High
School football team have something to prove this season.
Posted: September 05, 2013 - 11:00 pm
A quick look at Middle Township football
Coach Frank Riggitano sees 55 players on the practice field for
the Middle Township High School football team this preseason.
Posted: September 05, 2013 - 3:00 am
A quick look at the Atlantic City High School football team
The Atlantic City High School football team begins a new era in
more ways than one this season.
Posted: September 03, 2013 - 9:58 pm
A quick look at Egg Harbor Township football
The Egg Harbor Township High School football team is searching
for its identity in the preseason.
Posted: September 03, 2013 - 3:00 am
A quick look at Millville football
The Millville High School football team has made three straight
Posted: September 02, 2013 - 5:45 pm
A quick look at Barnegat football
The Barnegat High School football team begins the season with
Posted: September 02, 2013 - 3:14 pm
A quick look at Absegami football
Running back David Hood of the Absegami High School football
team doesn’t want to forget last season’s playoff loss to Atlantic