Local Sports

May 26, 2017

CHAMPS! MIDDLE TOWNSHIP WINS SOUTH JERSEY LACROSSE TITLE

It’s another South Jersey sports championship for Middle Township High School.  The Lady Panthers lacrosse team knocked off Camden Catholic, 17-8 Thursday evening to win the South Jersey Group I lacrosse title.  It’s the first ever championship for the program. ##
May 25, 2017

SPORTS: OCEAN CITY HIRES NEW FIELD HOCKEY COACH

Ocean City has a new field hockey coach.  The Gazette Leader’s Brian Cunniff reports that Kelsey Mitchell is taking over the successful Red Raider program that has produced ten state Group III championships. ##
May 24, 2017

SPORTS: LANCETTA NAMED ST. AUGUSTINE FOOTBALL COACH

Former Hammonton football coach Pete Lancetta is now in charge of the football program at St. Augustine.  The Press of Atlantic City reports that Lancetta brings his 215 career wins to the Hermits program in advance of the upcoming football season. ##
May 22, 2017

SPORTS: VARIOUS PLAYOFF GAMES POSTPONED MONDAY DUE TO RAIN

Various high school sports playoff games have been postponed from Monday until Tuesday due to rain.  Playoff games involving Middle Township softball, girls lacrosse, and baseball have all been cancelled for Monday along with playoff baseball games involving teams from Wildwood, Ocean City, and Lower Cape May. ##