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February Athlete of the Month: Ryan McAuley

February Athlete of the Month: Ryan McAuley

by James Boisits, Assistant Sports Editor

March 5, 2018


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  Why is he athlete of the month? He was the starting goalie on a very good Glen Rock Hockey team. He has tallied a total of 109 saves, only four goals against and a 0.964 save percentage in six games during February.   What keeps him motivated throughout a season? Winning! Nothing m...

Boys Ice Hockey ices Mahwah in a 4-2 win

Boys Ice Hockey ices Mahwah in a 4-2 win

by Ben Solomon, Multimedia Manager

February 6, 2018


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    Goalie Ryan McAuley had a busy night, making 25 saves on 27 shots. Glen Rock played an efficient but brutal defense, meaning they had their fair share of penalties. This gave Mahwah an ample amount of power plays. With the score tied and the second period coming to a close, another breakaway occurred, and a powerful shot was sent McAuley's way. A co...

Boys basketball loses opening scrimmage

Boys basketball loses opening scrimmage

by Luke Brangaccio, Advertising & Business Manager

December 6, 2017


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The boys basketball team lost to Paramus 38-49 in their first scrimmage yesterday, despite showcasing their quick offense and determination as a team. Glen Rock improved steadily throughout the game, and outscored Paramus in the third quarter with Matt Kopyta, senior, scoring five, and Bobby Giffor...

Varsity hockey wins season-opener

Varsity hockey wins season-opener

by Kate Casey, Managing Editor

November 30, 2017


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The boys’ ice hockey team defeated West Milford 4-2 in their first game of the season on Nov. 26. Following last year’s Public B championship, the win was important to keep their winning reputation intact. Although the team was positive, they kept in mind the loss of many of last years star se...

Boys varsity soccer appeal shut down

Boys varsity soccer appeal shut down

by Sophie Ferreri, Head Copy Editor

November 15, 2017


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It was a long, hard fought season and no one was ready to let it go that easily. Four Glen Rock boys soccer parents marched into the sports lobby the Monday morning following the semi-final loss to Ramapo. They had set up a meeting with Athletic Director, Frank Violante, to discuss what could be done....

Boys varsity soccer team falls to Pequannock

Boys varsity soccer team falls to Pequannock

by Anastasia Zenkevich, Githmie Goonatilleke, and Christine Nappi

November 13, 2017


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Despite a strong offensive game, Glen Rock boy’s soccer fell 1-0 to Pequannock in the second round of the NJSIAA Tournament on Friday afternoon. Eighth-seeded Pequannock won the game against top-seeded Glen Rock with only one goal. Goalie Zack Fazal bobbled the ball forcing him out of the goal and a...

Athletic director cancels freshmen boys soccer season

Athletic director cancels freshmen boys soccer season

by Ian Stephenson, Sports Editor

October 31, 2017


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The Glen Rock freshmen boys soccer season came to a disappointing end recently, but not due to the team’s on-field performance. Instead, the team’s season was cancelled after an incident in which two team members threw crabapples in the bus and hit head coach David Gold and another athlete following...

Boys soccer falls in county semifinals

Boys soccer falls in county semifinals

by Robert Zamparelli, Staff Writer

October 27, 2017


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After a controversial call in the game on Oct. 22, the Glen Rock boys soccer team fell to Ramapo 4-2 at Ramapo High School’s field. The Glen Rock boys soccer team was waiting all season to show everyone that they belonged in the semi-finals of the Bergen County tournament this past Sunday. The ...

Athlete of the Month: Ben Zakowski

Athlete of the Month: Ben Zakowski

by James Boisits, Assistant Sports Editor

October 25, 2017


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Why is he athlete of the month? He is athlete of the month because he has scored eight goals this month and has helped Glen Rock go to the semifinals in counties vs Ramapo where he also scored a goal. Zakowski has scored a goal in all four county games, five in total. The team's success follows. Wh...

Panthers grab Homecoming victory in last minute

Panthers grab Homecoming victory in last minute

by James Boisits, Assistant Sports Editor

October 24, 2017


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Dominic Patania led Glen Rock (3-3) to a fifteen play drive that ended the game with a winning touchdown run by senior captain Matt Sapoff, as they defeated the Lodi Rams (1-5) at Glen Rock High School on homecoming weekend saturday. Glen Rock stretches its winning streak to three after starting o...

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