Friday, May 17, 2013
The Irvington native signed a 3-year, $6 million contract with the Jets in March.
Jets running back Mike Goodson was sent to a Morris County jail following his arrest on drug and weapons charges in Denville Friday. Goodson, 25, was the passenger in a GMC Yukon stopped in the left center lane of I-80 West when a tow truck came upon them and called 911 early Friday morning, according to multiple reports. The tow truck driver reportedly was concerned about the intoxicated condition in which he found Goodson and the driver of the Yukon. Goodson was transported to Saint Claire’s Hospital in nearby Boonton and eventually charged with possession of marijuana, possession of drug paraphernalia, unlawful possession of a handgun, possession of a handgun, and possession of a hollow-point bullet, according to ESPN. The driver of the…
Former NBA player Chris Herren shares drug battle, recovery with community.
About this sponsorship: In honor of the 60th anniversary of Sir Edmund Hillary’s historic ascent of Mount Everest, Patch and Grape-Nuts are teaming up to highlight those who inspire people around them to climb their own mountains. It was just a little drinking and smoking on the weekends in high school. It was just a little cocaine offered by a friend in college. It was just one little yellow pill during the offseason. Then it was a career down the tubes. Then it was two drug overdoses, one of which was heart-stopping. Then it was a family that turned away because of too much pain. For more than an hour, Chris Herren, a once-heralded high school basketball star, college hoops standout and second round National Basketball Association draft …
Wednesday, May 15, 2013
The 7-5 victory over Fair Lawn extended Millburn's overall record to 20-4 this season.
The Millburn varsity baseball team celebrated "Senior Day,'' honoring its players from the Class of 2013, with a 7-5 victory over Fair Lawn at Millburn High School Tuesday. Junior Conor Murray clinched the victory when he hit a two-run single and eventually came around to score from second base on a sacrifice bunt to extend the team's lead to 7-2. All five of Millburn's healthy seniors not only played but also contributed to the victory. Senior Ian Riddell was the starting pitcher and tossed the first five innings to improve his record to 5-0 on the season. He was relieved by seniors Jordan Wenik, who pitched the sixth inning, and Jame Mynott, who worked the final frame. Senior catcher Max Silberman, making his first varsity start, played…
The Millburn High School team's loss brings its record to 6-11.
The Millburn High School Girls' lacrosse team lost to a 8-11 Newark Academy team Tuesday afternoon. The Millburn team's record falls to 6-11 for the season, according a box score on NJ.com.
The softball team's 8-5 victory on Tuesday, brings the team to 5-17 for the season.
The Millburn High School softball team beat Belleville, 8-5, Tuesday, sparked by a Gwyn Haertel three-run home run in the 6th inning. Belleville had a 4-run lead in the second inning but eventually lost it, giving Jenna Dembner her fifth victory for Millburn, according to NJ.com. The win brings the team's record up to 5-17 for the season.
Tuesday, May 14, 2013
The Millburn girls' team takes home the title for lowest combined score, 177, as well as the lowest individual score of a 38, shot by senior Claire Serruto.
Millburn won the North Jersey Girls Golf League conference championship, taking home the individual title and as a team at Canoe Brook Country Club in Summit this week. High school senior Claire Serruto won as an individual with a score of 38 and Millburn shot a 177 as a team, the Star Ledger reported.
President's Cup is set for June 17 in downtown Millburn.
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Monday, May 13, 2013
The high school freshman team has three games left to play against Montclair Kimberly, Delbarton and Belleville before wrapping up their winning season, currently at 11-4. Here's a recap of the last two months.
As the Millburn High School freshman baseball team heads into its last week at 11-4 with three games remaining against Montclair Kimberly, Delbarton and Belleville. Here's an overview on how the team got here over the last two months. Last week, they beat Nutley 2-1, at home, on Monday, May 6, and Chatham 7-5 on Tuesday, May 7 at Chatham High School. Dean Scwheinler pitched the complete game against Nutley, giving up only one run, allowing 4 hits, striking out 3 and walking only 2. The team pitched in by scoring one in the bottom of the 3rd on a single to center by Daniel Antselevich, who stole two bases, setting Ryan Adelman up to hit the RBI to center field. The winning run was scored by John Lacy, who singled and reached third on an …
Sunday, May 12, 2013
Another defeat of Newark Academy wins the Conference Championship for Millburn High's varsity boys' tennis team.
The Millburn varsity boys' tennis team ended its regular season Friday with another hard-fought victory over archrival Newark Academy. The Millers have prevailed over the Minutemen in three out of four meetings this season, two of them in regular conference play. Undefeated in the SEC conference, American division, Millburn retains the conference championship for 2013. It is the 26th time since 1982 that the team has won its conference. In Friday's action on Millburn's home courts, the Millers were playing without starting first singles Tyler Schick. Senior Co-Captain Dean Koman filled in at the top spot, while Jonathan Duan and Jonathan Atwater played second and third singles, respectively. Duan scored the first team point for Millburn…
Estimated 400,000 people expected in region; team practices to be held in Florham Park and Media Day in Newark
The 2014 Super Bowl at MetLife Stadium is expected to have a $550 million economic impact on New Jersey and New York, with an estimated 400,000 people in the region, according to a report on dailyrecord.com. Businesses should start preparing for the flood of visitors now, according to speakers at The Big Game Huddle, an informational and networking event held Wednesday at Raritan Valley Country Club. “Start the celebration now,” said Wayne Hasenbalg, president and chief executive officer of the New Jersey Sports and Exposition Authority. “You don’t have to wait until the week before the game," he told the dailyrecord.com. That impact will be felt in North and Central Jersey, as one of the competing teams will practice at the Atlantic …