Press of Atlantic City: Oakcrest


Oakcrest's Ish Muhammad shatters 800-meter record at Meet of Champions

SOUTH PLAINFIELD — Ish Muhammad ran so fast during the first lap of the 800-meter race at the outdoor track and field Meet of Champions he alarmed himself Wednesday night.

Oakcrest boys, Egg Harbor Township girls take Atlantic County track and field titles

BUENA VISTA TOWNSHIP — Ishmael Muhammad began the Atlantic County Track and Field Championships with no county titles Thursday afternoon.

Baseball: Oakcrest loses to Pennsville in Al Hedelt Tournament final

MAYS LANDING - Kenny Merlock and host Oakcrest High School almost pulled off one of the bigger upsets of the season so far in the Al Hedelt Tournament championship game Sunday.

Oakcrest, Millville each take two titles at Buena Relays

Coach Les Petty of the Oakcrest High School boys track and field team got a surprise when he visited the scorer's table to see if the Falcons won the field championship at the Jim Camburn Memorial Relays on Saturday.

High School Athletes of the Week: Oakcrest's Ishamael Muhammad, Mainland Regional's Jenna Santora

Jenna Santora

Oakcrest wins sprint medley state relay title

The Oakcrest High School boys indoor track and field team won the Group II sprint medley at the state group relay championships Sunday morning.

Oakcrest boys' strength lies in team chemistry

The Oakcrest High School boys basketball team has plenty of seniors, but the Falcons are still a young team, according to coach Frank Brown.

New Oakcrest girls coach brings some stability

The Oakcrest High School girls basketball team has had three different coaches in the last six seasons.

Proposal to expand New Jersey high school football playoffs faces vote Monday

Proponents of a state championship for New Jersey public high school football teams picture enthusiastic fans dressed in their school colors sitting in MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford.

Absegami cruises over Oakcrest, 44-6, to take 20-17 lead in series

GALLOWAY TOWNSHIP - Mike Dolan, David Hood and the rest of the Absegami High School senior class made sure to make their final Thanksgiving Day football game a memorable one.

Thanksgiving football preview: Absegami's David Hood, Oakcrest's Kendall Elliott are players to watch

Why this game is special: Both of these schools are members of the Greater Egg Harbor School District.

High school football consolation games roundup: Pleasantville routs Riverside

Pleasantville 58, 

A look at this weekend's consolation football games

Toms River North (0-8) at Egg Harbor Township (2-6)

Qualifying ends for high school football playoffs

Defending South Jersey Group V champion Williamstown's game at Millville and Shawnee's at Hammonton highlight the first weekend of the high school football playoffs.

Football roundup: No. 1 Holy Spirit clinches CAL American title with win over Oakcrest

The Holy Spirit High School football team, which is ranked No. 1 in The Press Elite 11, clinched the Cape-Atlantic League American Conference with a 56-19 win over Oakcrest on Friday night.

The lineup: A preview of this weekend's high school football games

Seven Cape-Atlantic League and two southern Ocean County high school football teams already have clinched playoff spots.

No. 8 Millville gets another big game from Ryquell Armstead in win over Oakcrest

No. 8 Millville 55,

The lineup: Critical weekend for Atlantic City and Absegami playoff hopes

This weekend and next will determine the playoff future of the Atlantic City and Absegami high school football teams.

Today's Maine-Villanova football game reunites former Holy Spirit teammates

University of Maine running back Nigel Jones knows a handful of players on Villanova's football team.

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