Who Are The Varsity Aces – The FAQ

I have been asked, as we head out into the start of the 2015-2016 season to repost the Varsity Aces FAQ blog. Here is what you need to know, or maybe never knew about your friendly neighborhood Varsity Aces. The Varsity Aces are the members of the high school sports staff for two newspapers: The […]

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Touring the camps: Garfield boys soccer

GARFIELD – The all-in conditioning mindset will be a vital component for Garfield this season. Fresh off a breakout 19-4-1 soccer campaign in which they set a school record for wins, the Boilermakers are intent on making a legitimate run at their first sectional championship in four decades. “We want to be the team that […]

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Scoops on Football: Paramus Catholic’s First Impression

Photo courtesy of the Paramus Catholic Athletic DepartmentParamus Catholic WR Matthew Zelaya hauling in a touchdown pass off the back of a Timber Creek DB in the Paladins scrimmage Tuesday. Paramus Catholic once again enters the season as somewhat of a mystery team, but a talented one. The Paladins had 2 scrimmages scheduled for this […]

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Scoops on Football: NJSIAA Classifications Released

The NJSIAA put out the football classifications this morning, and there are several changes that will impact North Jersey high school football this season. Just on first glance, here are my observations. – The 3 groups for non-public schools makes a lot more sense than 4. There are 10 schools in the biggest class (called […]

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Scoops on Football: Bosco’s First Impression

Photo printed with permission NJ Sports Media/Dave RubelDon Bosco junior WR Wankeith Akin scores on the Ironmen’s first drive in their scrimmage against St. Joe’s of Hammonton. In case you hadn’t noticed, the Big Five North Jersey superpowers have trouble even finding teams to scrimmage against. Paramus Catholic only has 1 scrimmage – next week […]

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