Garrett Sickels

Dream Come True
Dream Come True
The dream of making it to the National Football League came true for a pair of former Shore Conference stars on Saturday. Penn State defensive end Garrett Sickels, a former standout at Red Bank, signed a contract with the Indianapolis Colts as an undrafted free agent, while Harvard fullback/tight end Anthony Firkser, who starred at Manalapan, signed with the New York Jets as an undrafted free agen
Time to Shine
Time to Shine
Over the next 10 days, almost any time you flip on ESPN, there's a good chance a former Shore Conference football star will be suiting up for a college bowl game. It all leads up to the Rose Bowl on Jan. 2, when a Penn State team featuring five Shore alumni will try to cap a huge comeback season by beating USC in its backyard in Pasadena...
Alumni Update
Alumni Update
In case you recently woke up from a coma or were rescued from a cave in the Philippines, the big news this weekend was unranked Penn State stunning No. 2 Ohio State in Happy Valley in a game in which five former Shore stars played key roles for the Nittany Lions...
Shore Shines in Penn St. Upset
Shore Shines in Penn St. Upset
The biggest upset of the college football season featured five former Shore Conference stars all contributing on Saturday night in a wild scene at Beaver Stadium. Unranked Penn State stunned No. 2 Ohio State, 24-21, in the Big Ten, taking the lead on Grant Haley's 60-yard return of a blocked field goal with four minutes left in the game and holding on to send the crowd of 107,280 fans into deliriu
PSU's Mike Gesicki
PSU's Mike Gesicki
Even though he caught just 24 passes in his first two years at Penn State, junior tight end Mike Gesicki has made a major impression. The former Southern Regional High School standout has been named to the John Mackey Preseason Award Watch List, which is given annually to the most outstanding collegiate tight end in the country...