Local Sports

May 26, 2017

SPORTS: GILBERT NAMED NEW BOYS SOCCER COACH AT MIDDLE TWP.

Longtime Middle Township High School tennis coach Matt Gilbert is now the head coach of the boys’ soccer team.  The Gazette Leader’s Brian Cunniff reports that Gilbert has been appointed to the job by the Board of Education, replacing longtime soccer coach John Maher who resigned. ##
May 26, 2017

MATT SZCZUR ON A ROLL THIS WEEK WITH THE PADRES

Lower Cape May Regional grad Matt Szczur is having a very good week with his new team, the San Diego Padres.  Szczur scored two runs during a win over the Mets on Wednesday; last night Szczur drove in two runs in another one run win over the Mets. ##
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. ##