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The Henry Hynoski Story: State Records, Starting Jobs and Super Bowls

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Henry Hynoski does the “Rhino Dance” after scoring a touchdown. (Getty Images)   At five years old, Henry Hynoski knew what he wanted to do with his life: play football. Hynoski grew up hearing stories from the gridiron about father, Henry Sr., and was determined to create his own narrative. Like father, like son. “Where I’m from, More...

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Ali Torre talks to Marisa of Double G Sports's Overtime web show.
By J.A. Michelle On Sunday, November 16th, 2014

What does Ali Torre think about Ray Rice?

On Thursday, November 13, 2014, I had the opportunity to speak with both Joe and Ali Torre, at the VIP Red Carpet Interview events at Pier Sixty, Chelsea Piers on 23rd Street & the Hudson River.  It was a moment More...

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By Chip Gianni Jr. On Monday, November 10th, 2014

Emma Unterkoefler First Columbia High School Female Soccer Player in 20 Years to Earn Division 1 Scholarship

(Photo by Steve Ellmore, via Essex News Daily) Columbia High School senior, Emma Unterkoefler, became the first player from the girls’ program to earn a Division I soccer scholarship in 20 years. Unterkoefler, More...

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By Chip Gianni Jr. On Saturday, November 1st, 2014

Brothers, Jersey Natives to Face-Off For First Time

(Eric Hartline-USA TODAY Sports) Saturday night at the Air Canada Center in Toronto there will be a sibling rivalry New Jersey style during the Toronto Maple Leafs and Chicago Blackhawks game. Middletown, New Jersey More...

By J.A. Michelle On Friday, October 17th, 2014

Stepping out on to the ‘Red Carpet’ for the Women’s Sports Foundation: Annual Salute to Women in Sports

On October 15, 2014, the Women’s Sports Foundation held it’s Annual Salute to Women in Sports at Cipriani Wall Street, in New York City.  I was so blessed to have been asked to cover this event for Double More...

By J.A. Michelle On Tuesday, October 14th, 2014

Should pro athletes be role models?

Pretty sure it was Charles Barkley who said that professional athletes are not supposed to be role models.  Rumor has it that he also said that all the women in San Antonio are fat, so it could be that what Charles More...

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By Bob Whitney On Wednesday, September 3rd, 2014

Local Foursome Set to Lead Virginia Women’s Soccer to Another Successful Season

(Photo courtesy UVA athletics) The days get shorter, warm days and cool nights, leaves to rake – staples that signal autumn is near. And then there is women’s soccer at the University of Virginia. The More...

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By Bob Whitney On Wednesday, September 3rd, 2014

Sicklerville Native, Max Valles, And Virginia Defense Make Statement in Opening Loss

Max Valles. #88 (Photo courtesy of Most football fans are drawn to the exciting touchdown run, whether it be a pulsating run from scrimmage, dramatic kickoff return or an electrifying pick six More...

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By Chip Gianni Jr. On Monday, June 30th, 2014
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Danbury Whalers of FHL Honor Paralyzed New Jersey High School Star With Draft Selection

(Aristide Economopoulos/The Star-Ledger) The National Hockey League Draft may have finished up this past weekend in Philadelphia, but on Wednesday, June 25, the Danbury Whalers, a lower level minor league team participated More...

By Matt Kardos On Saturday, June 21st, 2014

Worilds Gives Back to Rambler Nation

Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker Jason Worilds is coming off of a stellar 2013 campaign that saw the Carteret-native post career-best marks in starts (11), sacks (8) and tackles (54) while also leading all of the More...