Rowan University senior pitcher Steven Melchiorre (Hammonton) was chosen to the New Jersey Collegiate Baseball Association Division II/III All-State first team Thursday. Melchiorre went 7-3 with a 2.77 ERA this season. In a team-high 81 innings, he struck out 81.
A look at local seniors who have decided where they will continue their educations and athletic careers.
PISCATAWAY - Rutgers named Julie Hermann its new athletic director Wednesday, and the former No. 2 athletic administrator at Louisville promised a restart for the scandal-scarred program following the ouster of its men's basketball coach and the resignation of other officials.
Richard Stockton sophomore pitcher Brittany Ksiezopolski earned a spot on the All-East Region Second Team by the National Fastpitch Coaches Association on Tuesday. Ksiezopolski was 14-5, including six shutouts, 139 strikeouts and a 0.91 ERA in 21 appearances.
Rutgers has reinstated men's lacrosse coach Brian Brecht after suspending him with pay on April 19, following allegations of verbal abuse.
The Cumberland County College baseball team has struggled through the better part of the last decade.
The Richard Stockton College softball team won the ECAC Metro Champion-ship on Sunday with two victories in Galloway Township: 7-1 over Fairleigh Dickinson University-Florham in the semifinals and 7-2 over Sage College in the final.
St. Augustine Prep graduate Nikko Pontrello scored a goal in the first quarter for Loyola (Md.) but the Greyhounds lost 12-11 to Duke in double overtime Sunday in the first round of the NCAA men's lacrosse tournament in Durham, N.C.
PHILADELPHIA - If Linwood native Kurt Linton hadn't been so bad at lacrosse, he never would have had the chance to become so good at rowing.
The ECAC Metro softball tournament at Richard Stockton College was postponed to Sunday due to rain.
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. — St. Augustine Prep graduate Steve Pontrello scored two goals and Chad Tutton and Jimmy Bitter each had three and an assist to lead North Carolina past Lehigh 16-7 on Saturday in the first round of the NCAA men's lacrosse tournament.
New Rutgers basketball coach Eddie Jordan is not a graduate of the university as the school had claimed, another embarrassment for an athletic program still smarting from the firing of previous coach Mike Rice.
Richard Stockton College track and field athletes qualified in four events for the ECAC Championships at the Georgian Court Last Chance Meet on Friday at Georgian Court College in Lakewood.
A look at local seniors who have decided where they will continue their educations and careers.