state finals

Tough Finish
By Art Gordon – Shore Sports Network contributor
GLASSBORO - The Delsea football program has won 11 sectional titles and appeared in 14 state championship games while the Barnegat program has been in existence for only eight years and reached its first state final this year...
Return to Glory [AUDIO]
EWING - At a program where tradition is everything, Brick paid the ultimate tribute to its championship teams of the past with a fourth-quarter drive for the ages to bring home the team's first state title since 1994 on Saturday at The College of New Jersey.
True Believers [AUDIO]
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EWING – There was plenty John Wagner could have said to his team in the week leading up to Point Beach's first sectional final appearance in 31 years, just one week after losing by 31 to its championship opponent...
7 Kickers, 7 Dreams
Every kicker does it at some point during practice.
“State championship on the line, three…two…one,’’ said Shore Regional junior kicker Jake Monteiro. “You hit the longball that wins it and run around the field.”
The Evolution
Before any Barnegat player had ever gained a yard or made a tackle, Rob Davis was envisioning a day like this coming Saturday.
“I’m a dreamer, and it was my ultimate dream to go to a state championship game and win a state title,’’ Davis said...
Bulldog Band-Aid
Last season, All-Shore linebacker Travis Clark was the headliner on Rumson-Fair Haven’s defense, and entering this year it was Rutgers-bound defensive end Donald Bedell.
Quietly doing his job in the middle of those two stars over the past two seasons has been senior Thomas Martello, w…
Stepping Up
As Colts Neck entered this season having to replace the most prolific single-season passer in school history, head coach Greg LaCava honestly had no idea who would be the Cougars’ new quarterback.
“I think that early on we were curious about who our starting quarterback would ev…
Finals Preview
After failing to crown any state champions for the first time since 1985 last season, the Shore Conference is back to flexing its muscles with at least two teams guaranteed to be the last ones standing in their respective brackets this year...