Scanning The Scene: The Magnificent Seven
16 entered the weekend with a chance to reach their dream, a trip to the finals and play for a State Championship. 7 remain, including at least one participant in each of the five Central Jersey groups.
Scanning The Scene: The Sweet Sixteen
26 entered and 16 survived the first round. We now enter the semifinals of the State playoffs with shore area teams still alive for the big trophy.
Scanning The Scene Week 10: The Tournament Begins
Whether you believe in the process or not, the New Jersey State football championships will begin on Friday night and 26 teams from the 43 schools that play high school football in the shore have made the tournament.
Scanning The Scene Week 9: Crunch Time
The New Jersey football playoff brackets will be completed this coming weekend and 184 schools will make the cut within the 23 sections that the state is divided into.
Scanning The Scene Week 8: Playoff Preview
With 2 weeks left before we add all the numbers up to see what teams may get a chance to play for a State Championship, let’s take a tentative look at who might get in.
Scanning The Scene Week 7: Six Still Unbeaten
Friday night our Jersey Mike's Game of the Week took us to 5-0 Manalapan and a matchup with unbeaten 5-0 Howell.
Scanning The Scene Week 6: Big Games Ahead
As we pass the midway point of the 2017 season the playoffs are looming for about 22-24 schools.
Scanning The Scene Week 5: On The Road
With games spread over the long weekend, it gave me a chance to see a few games after our Thursday night radio game.
Scanning the Scene: “Under The Radar” Unbeaten
I'll start this week's blog with my take on the teams that get little or no respect but carry undefeated records into week 4.
Scanning The Scene: Offensive Explosion in Week 2
Over the course of the last 2 years, we have witnessed and may now be witnessing the 2 best offensive players to ever come out of the Shore.
Scanning The Scene: What We Learned From Week 1
While we watch and pray for the people in harms way down in Florida and in the Caribbean, the weather in New Jersey was perfect for the main start to the 2017 high school football season.
Scanning The High School Football Scene: Saturday Blues on the Gridiron
The second season begins this week with the first round of the State playoffs. 25 Shore area teams have qualified for a run at 23 State Championships to be given out over the weekend of Dec. 2-4. All six 2015 champs are back to defend their titles