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“Jersey Boy” Bobby Gunn Jr. Heads South for his 2nd Professional Fight

Bobby Gunn

HACKENSACK – There is a junior middleweight prospect with a recognizable name on his way to Virginia for his second professional fight. Bobby Gunn Jr. travels to familiar territory on Saturday in quest of his second knockout in as many fights as possible. Bobby Gunn Jr. “I have family in the Virginia area, so I guess you can say I’m building a More...

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By Elizabeth Francois On Tuesday, March 25th, 2014

Women’s History Month Interviews: Brooklyn’s Heather Hardy Found Herself in the Boxing Ring

PHOTO BY NATASHA VERMA Heather Hardy discovered the sport of boxing in her late twenties during the onset of her separation from her ex-husband, when a little kick boxing school opened in her neighborhood offering More...

Manhattan College - the 2014 MAAC champions - (Courtesy: Stockton Photo)
By Gregg Snyder On Tuesday, March 18th, 2014
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Local NY/NJ Guide To The 2014 NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament

March Madness is here. So many people around the country are filling out brackets as well speak, and will continue to do so until the 2nd Round tips off at noon EST on Thursday. With so many teams in the NCAA Men’s More...

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By Bianca Iannacco On Sunday, March 9th, 2014

Women’s History Month Interview Series: Q&A With American Rock Climber, Sasha DiGiulian

Sasha DiGiulian, an American Rock Climber who at the age of 21 has had many achievements. Sasha was the first and only women from North America and third woman in the world to achieve 9a, was the Female Overall More...

By Heidi Torregroza On Friday, March 7th, 2014

Somerville Pioneer Pack, State’s Best Student Section, Shows No Limits To School Pride

With flashes of orange beaming throughout the majority of the left side of the gym, and ‘Moses’ in attendance standing front and center, it was clear that The Somerville Pioneer Pack was ready to get More...

Lauren DeFalco on court during a Seton Hall game. (Photo used with permission)
By Shannon Hovan On Saturday, March 1st, 2014

Women’s History Month Interview Series: Q&A With Seton Hall Women’s Basketball Assistant Coach Lauren DeFalco

We kick-off our 2014 Women’s History Month Interview Series with a local name. Lauren DeFalco is a native of New Brunswick who attended Immaculata High School in Somerville, NJ and starred on the basketball More...

Towns dunks during game against Colonia. (Photo by Juan Martinez)
By Heidi Torregroza On Friday, February 14th, 2014

Senior Night Allows Top Recruit Karl Towns to Give Thanks And Enjoy Supporters

Karl Towns on Senior Night at St. Joe’s of Metuchen. (Photo by Juan Martinez) Karl Towns had three years full of life changing moments to accredit Tuesday night at his high schools, St. Joseph Metuchen, More...

By Gregg Snyder On Thursday, February 6th, 2014

Rutgers Announces 26 Players in 2014 Football Recruiting Class

The Rutgers University football program and it’s head coach Kyle Flood, officially announced a 26 member recruiting class for 2014 yesterday. 20 student-athletes have signed to play football at Rutgers beginning More...

Missouri vs. Hofstra
By Gregg Snyder On Tuesday, December 31st, 2013

2013 Double G Sports Awards Announced

Collegiate Female Athlete of the Year, Olivia Galati (Image courtesy of Hofstra Athletics) After weeks of nominations and finalist voting, the 2013 Double G Sports award recipients have been announced. Teams and More...

By Dave Schatz On Monday, December 30th, 2013

The Grand Slam of Ultrarunning: Exceeding All Limits

“Iron” Pete Priolo with his prestigious Eagle trophy. (Photo credit: Dave Schatz) Ever since Peter Priolo’s surreal moment, in 2002, while pacing a zombie-like buddy who was still 30 miles away from More...