Ed Gurrieri

2015 Manalapan Preview
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For the first time in program history, Manalapan entered the preseason coming off a state championship. While that’s a nice title for the returners to come in with, they know it means nothing regarding their prospects for 2015...
Braves Heart
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PISCATAWAY - Grinning amidst the postgame jubilation of Manalapan's first state championship in program history on Saturday, Braves senior Ben Sieczkowski spoke for a team that finally finished the job in its fourth straight trip to the NJSIA…
A game between two Shore Conference heavyweights that fans have anticipated for two-plus years is finally here.
On Friday, Manalapan, ranked No. 2 in the Shore Sports Network Top 10, will head to Count Basie Field in Red Bank to face No. 1 Red Bank Catholic in a monster showdown...
The Showdown is Set
MANALAPAN - With a titanic battle looming in the distance a week later against the No. 1 team in the Shore Conference, Manalapan's focus never wavered from Middletown South on Friday night as the Braves continued their mastery of the Eagles in a showdown of top-five teams...
10/16 program
Listen to the Investors Bank High School Football Show with Kevin Williams, Matt Harmon & Ed Sarluca at Baker’s Water Street Grille in Toms River from Thursday, October 16.
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For three straight years, Manalapan has been one win away from its first state title in program history, only to leave a state final in frustration.
Last year it was a 21-0 loss to Hunterdon Central in the NJSIAA Central Jersey Group V final that put the only blemish on the Braves&C…
Part 3: The Revenge
MANALAPAN - When Manalapan barely escaped a monumental upset by Brick Memorial in the first round of the state playoffs last week, Braves head coach Ed Gurrieri had a particular concern.
"I went out of my way to talk to all the leaders on the team to see if we hit a wall and were just w…