Mustangs prep for spring, after successful fall baseball season

BY WAYNE WITKOWSKI Staff Writer One group of high school students won’t be so eager to throw snowballs after last weekend’s snowstorm. Brick Memorial High School baseball players are giving their arms a bit of a rest after wrapping up a successful fall ball season that leaves Mustangs varsity coach Rich Bishop feeling optimistic for …

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The 14th annual Rowan University softball winter hitting series will be held 5-7 p.m. Sunday nights, Jan. 31, Feb. 14, 21, and 28, at the Esbjornson Gymnasium on the Rowan campus in Glassboro. Rowan head coach, Kim Wilson, coaching staff and players, will provide instruction. The cost is $100 per camper. Players must bring their …

Brick Dragons Midget Cheer takes second in nationals, despite injuries

BY WAYNE WITKOWSKI Staff Writer Lori High-Martucci’s voice still broke with emotion after she came back to New Jersey from the Brick Dragons Midget Cheer team secondplace finish in the Pop Warner national championships at Walt Disney World’s Wide World of Sports on Dec. 11 at Lake Buena Vista, Fla. “They gave the performance of …

Sarluca has high hopes for boys hoops season

Only four seniors returning from last year’s A-South championship team BY WAYNE WITKOWSKI Staff Writer The Brick Memorial High School boys basketball team goes into Friday night’s season opener at home against Toms River South wiped out. Twelve seniors graduated from last year’s 19-8 team that won Shore Conference A South, its third conference title …

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The 14th annual Rowan University softballwinter hitting series will be held 5-7 p.m. Sunday nights, Jan. 31, Feb. 14, 21, and 28, at the Esbjornson Gymnasium on the Rowan campus in Glassboro. Rowan head coach, Kim Wilson, coaching staff and players, will provide instruction. The cost is $100 per camper. Players must bring their own …