Mike Ruane

Mike Ruane
Toughness, instincts and the consistent ability to perform one of football’s most basic tasks: tackling, are what define a great linebacker. Rumson-Fair Haven senior Mike Ruane exhibits all of those traits.
The leader of one of the Shore Conference’s best defenses both this season and over the course…
The Sweet Four-Peat
PISCATAWAY — With a championship hanging in the balance and a history waiting to be embraced, it was only fitting to have Rumson-Fair Haven’s defense on the field to clinch it all.
An interception by senior Mike O’Connor with 43 seconds left in regulation sealed the Bulldogs’ 27-22 win over South Pla…
Road Rulers
By Ella Brockway - Student Contributor
LITTLE SILVER — After last week’s 28-3 loss to St. John Vianney, Rumson-Fair Haven (4-2, 4-1) needed a statement win this week to prove its place amongst the top teams in the Shore Conference.
The Bulldogs, ranked No...
Flying High Again
MIDDLETOWN — Middletown South isn’t a team to let outside distractions dictate how it approaches a game, but the Eagles were certainly aware of the notion that, after two subpar performances by their standards, people had begun to doubt their No...
Running Wild
*Photo gallery by Robert Samuels*
RUMSON — It’s been 279 days since Rumson-Fair Haven walked off the field at Rutgers University’s High Point Solutions Stadium with its third straight NJSIAA state championship, and after Friday night’s dismantling…
Rumson-FH Bulldogs
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Rumson-Fair Haven made history last season when it won the NJSIAA Central Jersey Group III title, becoming just the fifth Shore Conference team to win three straight NJSIAA state titles. Now, with a roster stocked with talent on both sides of the ball…
All-Shore Football Teams
Shore Sports Network is proud to unveil its 2015 All-Shore teams and season-ending award winners featuring the top performers from the 2015 Shore Conference football season.
The All-Shore teams, along with the players and coaches of the year, were selected by a committee consisting of Shore Sports Ne…
Ridge Road Rulers
Photo gallery by Mark Brown/B51 Photography.
PISCATAWAY — History was going to be made one way or the other in the NJSIAA Central Jersey Group III championship game, and with another magnificent defensive performance Rumson-Fair Haven cemented its legacy in the annals of the Shore Conference&Cl…
Sweet 19
RUMSON -- Shore being a Class B Central and Group I juggernaut is nothing new, but the questions always seem to linger regarding just how good the Blue Devils are in a given year.
Heading into their Thanksgiving Day game against arch-rival Rumson-Fair Haven with 18 wins in a row, two straight divisio…
Armed and Ready
RUMSON – The Matawan football team – the No. 5 seed and defending NJSIAA Central Jersey Group III champion – knew first-hand that it would take a total commitment to contain top-seeded Rumson-Fair Haven’s running game when the two defending NJSIAA sectional champion…
Getting Defensive
Photo gallery by Mark Brown/B51 Photography.
RUMSON — Run left, nothing. Run right, nothing. There wasn’t room up the middle, either. Passing the ball didn’t go much better. It was the kind of night where Rumson-Fair Haven’s defense had an answer …