Local Sports

July 5, 2017

REPORT: FORMER MIDDLE GOLF STAR PLAYING IN PGA EVENT IN CANADA

Former Middle Township High School golf star Alex Hicks is scheduled to participate this week in a PGA Tour Canada event. The Gazette Leader’s Brian Cunniff reports that Hicks qualified for the event in Manitoba that has a total purse of $175,000. ##
June 27, 2017

UNITED STATES SUPREME COURT TO HEAR NJ SPORTS BETTING CASE

New Jersey is getting its day before the United States Supreme Court regarding legalized sports betting.  The Court ruled Tuesday that it will consider a request by the State to host legalized sports betting.  The case may be discussed in October. ##
June 25, 2017

SZCZUR GRABS PAINTBRUSH FOR PORTRAIT OF TONY GWYNN

San Diego Padres outfielder and former Lower Cape May Caper Tiger Matt Szczur is showing off his artistic skills again.  Szczur announced that he has painted a portrait of former Padres star Tony Gwynn that will be auctioned off at the Padres Summer Blood Drive on Tuesday. ##
June 23, 2017

SPORTS: PITMAN SUSPENDS VARSITY FOOTBALL PROGRAM

No varsity football this fall for Pitman High School which regularly plays Wildwood and Middle Township.  The school will compete only on a junior varsity level due to a young, small roster. ##