The Glen Echo

Those without senioritis

Singh reads her VFW essay to a crowded room full of veterans and other spectators.

by Ryan Stolz, Sports Editor

May 9, 2016

It is a strange predicament when the writer of the story finds himself at the epicenter of his topic, like standing in the eye of the hurricane and watching the gyre of winds swirl around it. Yet, as a senior journalist graduating this June, I move through the rites of passage familiar to those befor...

Hockey star shines in Oakland

by Zach Riley, Staff Writer

April 20, 2016

In a small town called Oakland, NJ,  resides Indian Hills High School, where the bus rolls up and stops to await a hockey team that has the credentials to be called a dominant team. Within this dominant team is a handful of players that have the potential to do something great.  Junior Liam Johnson is...

Class of 2016 turns to Moe’s for funds

Class of 2016 turns to Moe's for funds

by Ryan Stolz, Sports Editor

February 7, 2016

In an effort to raise funds for Prom and other senior activities, the class of 2016 is conducting a fundraiser at Moe’s Southwest Grill on Wednesday, Feb. 24 from 2:30-9:30 p.m. This is one of many fundraisers that the class of 2016 will have conducted throughout the year. “The main point is...

Glen Rock defeats Hawthorne, faces must win against Manchester

Glen Rock huddles before the third quarter begins

by Ryan Stolz, Sports Editor

January 26, 2016

In its biggest game of the year so far, Glen Rock boys’ basketball leaned heavily on senior forward Kieran Rooney in a performance that kept its Bergen County Tournament hopes alive. Entering the game, Glen Rock sat at a record of six wins and four losses. To qualify for the Bergen County Tournament...

Game Preview: Glen Rock to face off against Mahwah in North 1, Group 2 Sectional Final

To win against Mahwah, Glen Rock football has been practicing intently over the past two weeks.  The game will take place today at MetLife Stadium at 5 p.m.

by Ryan Stolz, Sports Editor

December 4, 2015

Glen Rock football faces off against Mahwah on Friday, Dec. 5th, in the North 1, Group 2 state championship game. The game will take place at Metlife Stadium in what will be Glen Rock’s first appearance in the state final since 2011. Despite having the number one seed, many experts across the state ...

Glen Rock defeats Hawthorne 35-34, advances to final at Metlife Stadium

Quarterback Matt Schlett takes the snap late in the first quarter.

by Ryan Stolz, Sports Editor

November 24, 2015

Football is often called a game of inches. This cliche rang true at the most important moment in Glen Rock’s 35-34 semi-final victory over Hawthorne. In a game that saw three lead changes during regulation, the teams went to overtime to settle the score. Hawthorne received the ball first during...

Girls’ volleyball caps outsanding season, loses to Bogota in state sectional finals

The girls' volleyball team played in the state sectional finals game on Thursday, Nov. 12.

by Ryan Stolz and Christina Howie

November 13, 2015

The girls’ volleyball team fell to No. 1 Bogota in the state sectional finals yesterday by a score of two sets to zero. The loss put a damper on an otherwise stellar season. The girls finished the season with a record of 25-8. Bogota was the first team to give Glen Rock, No. 5 seed, trouble...

Girls’ soccer exacts revenge, defeats Rutherford 5-0

Glen Rock prepares for a corner kick that would lead to their first goal of the game.

by Ryan Stolz, Sports Editor

October 29, 2015

On a day to honor the team's seniors, it was the juniors who had the biggest impact on the field. Glen Rock girls' soccer defeated Rutherford by a score of five to zero on Monday, Oct. 26. After being defeated by Rutherford in their last match-up, the girls were determined not to suffer the same fate. “We...

Glen Rock football beats Lyndhurst in Homecoming Game

Glen Rock football beats Lyndhurst in Homecoming Game

by Ryan Stolz, Sports Editor

October 21, 2015

In an explosive offensive battle between Lyndhurst and Glen Rock, it was a defensive stand that stood out above the rest. Glen Rock yielded 331 rushing yards to Lyndhurst Quarterback, Peter Guerriero, the leading rusher in the state of New Jersey but still held on to win by a score of 42-35. Glen...

Glen Rock Football stays hot, beats New Milford 6-0

Glen Rock Football played their first game with newly installed lights this past Friday.

by Ryan Stolz, Sports Editor

October 13, 2015

Under the bright lights of Alan Deaett Field, both Glen Rock’s and New Milford’s defenses shone for 47 minutes. With both offenses averaging around 30 points per game as they entered Friday night, the last thing anybody expected was a defensive battle. But that is exactly what happened. Glen...


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