Hockey club a good feeder for future H.S. stars

BY WAYNE WITKOWSKI Staff Writer The Brick Township High School and Brick Memorial High School hockey teams are both enjoying good seasons. And the coaches of both teams credit the Brick Hockey Club for helping to prepare many of their players for the high school level. Brick Township High School continued along its best start… Continue reading Hockey club a good feeder for future H.S. stars

BMHS wrestlers well prepared for Shore Conference tourney

BY WAYNE WITKOWSKI Staff Writer D.J. Santos understands fully what it takes to be a champion and to bring talents to the highest level.Santos, a junior wrestling at 125 pounds, was an integral part of Brick Memorial High School’s drive to backto back NJSIAA Group IV championships. He saw his older brother Steve crown an… Continue reading BMHS wrestlers well prepared for Shore Conference tourney

BMHS hockey team blasts rival Brick Twp., 6-1

BY WAYNE WITKOWSKI Staff Writer Anthony Lobianco remembers last season when Brick MemorialHigh School’s hockey team made it to the Handchen Cup finals and the NJSIAA Public School quarterfinals before losing in both. Brick Township’s Brendan Dowd (3) tries to beat out Marlboro’s Nicholas Haase (26) for a face-off during home hockey game at the… Continue reading BMHS hockey team blasts rival Brick Twp., 6-1

Brick’s Jay Frank scores 1,000th career point at TCNJ

BY WAYNE WITKOWSKI Staff Writer Jay Frank reached an athletic milestone recently when he became the 21st player in The College of New Jersey men’s basketball history to score 1,000 points. The senior shooting guard from Brick reached the mark with 2:56 left in the first half at New Jersey City University during a 66-60… Continue reading Brick’s Jay Frank scores 1,000th career point at TCNJ

Mustangs’ coach bowled over by team’s performance

BY WAYNE WITKOWSKI Staff Writer Brick Memorial High School’s bowling team has had some great performances and great seasons, including last year’s NJSIAA Group IV championship squad. But veteran coach Mike Russomano said he never saw anything like his team’s performance when they repeated as champions in the 24th annual Brick Tournament at Ocean Lanes… Continue reading Mustangs’ coach bowled over by team’s performance

BTHS girls looking to top last year’s bowling performance

BY WAYNE WITKOWSKI Staff Writer Freshman Sydney Scelfo has stepped right into a significant role for Brick Township High School’s girls bowling team. And when she said she had to miss the Brick Tournament on Jan. 16 because of an important commitment to her main pursuit — a dance recital — it raised some concerns.… Continue reading BTHS girls looking to top last year’s bowling performance

Mat Rats I grapplers still unbeaten heading into War at the Shore

BY WAYNE WITKOWSKI Staff Writer Brick Recreation Mat Rats wrestlers are heading into the heart of their schedule in the Jersey Shore Junior League and will host the War at the Shore starting at 9 a.m. on Jan. 30 at Veterans Memorial Middle School. Along with defending champion Brick Mat Rats I, the tournament includes… Continue reading Mat Rats I grapplers still unbeaten heading into War at the Shore

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BMHS grapplers fall to Jackson Memorial, 36-19

BY WAYNE WITKOWSKI Staff Writer Devin Biscaha, a District 21 runner-up and fourthplace finisher in Region 6 last year, was ready for his most important challenge at 152 pounds for Jackson Memorial High School’s wrestling team.   Brick Memorial High School’s Mike Morales (bottom) grapples with Jackson Memorial High School’s James Opdyke in their 145-pound… Continue reading BMHS grapplers fall to Jackson Memorial, 36-19