Tuesday, May 17, 2022

Par-Troy East Little League Wins 2020 District 1 Championship

PARSIPPANY —  Par-Troy East Little League boys took on Madison for the 2020 District 1 Championship in Game 5 and won 7-4. The boys lost the first two games in Madison 11-7 and 10-9 then won game three 9-8 in extra innings and Game Four...

Rutgers offers Parsippany Hills Zack Taylor Scholarship

PARSIPPANY — The search for Rutgers' next long snapper has gone through a familiar school and familiar family. The Rutgers coaching staff issued an offer to class of 2021 Parsippany Hills High School long snapper Zack Taylor. It was the first offer for Taylor, whose...

FC Cincinnati of Major League Soccer Signs Parsippany’s Bobby Edwards

PARSIPPANY — FC Cincinnati of Major League Soccer announced the signing of goalkeeper Bobby Edwards of Parsippany recently. The son of Sarah and Jeff Edwards, the pastor of the Parsippany United Methodist Church, Bobby began his life as a soccer player with the Parsippany Soccer...

PHHS Field Hockey held “Stick it to Cancer” gold out game

PARSIPPANY — The Parsippany Hills Field Hockey team held a gold out game to “Stick it to Cancer” on Monday, September 23. The team invited four area pediatric warriors/cancer survivors, Sean Ries, Hannah Cerullo, Peyton Zitelli, and Emma Wyman to join the team as honorary captains. The...

Nikolajs Grinvalds Named to UCHC All-Academic Team

PARSIPPANY — Nikolajs Grinvalds, of Lake Hiawatha, was one of 17 Elmira College student-athletes on the men's ice hockey team placed on the 2018-19 rendition of the United Collegiate Hockey Conference (UCHC) All-Academic Team, as announced by the conference office. The Soaring Eagles have had over 10...

Par-Troy West Little League is your 2019 Little League District One Champions

PARSIPPANY — Somerset Hills Little League hosted today's championship game between Par-Troy West 12U and Randolph. Nicholas Dragone was the starting pitcher for Parsippany. It was a pitchers duel from the start but Randolph held a 2-0 lead late in the game. After Jonah Smith came...

Par-Troy West 12U are on their way to District One Championships

PARSIPPANY — Par-Troy West 12U Team won a big game on Wednesday and they are now on to the District One Championship. The championship game will be held on Saturday, July 6 at 1:00 p.m. The game will be hosted by Somerset Little League, 900 Pine...

Bobby Edwards Signs Professional Contract

PARSIPPANY — Bobby Edwards signed a professional soccer contract with Portadown F.C. in Northern Ireland. The 23-year-old, 6’6”, former New York Red Bulls U23 keeper, joined the Championship club on a one year deal subject to international clearance. New Jersey-born Edwards has also played for Monmouth University,...

11u Parsippany Vikings are 2019 USABL Memorial Day Classic Champions

The 11u Parsippany Vikings are the 2019 USABL Memorial Day Classic Champions. The Vikings finished 4-0 in the tournament. The Vikings averaged 12 runs per game and showcased their power and speed throughout the lineup. This teams lineup is filled with hard working kids...

Little League East Dedicated field to the Plescia family

PARSIPPANY — Par-Troy Little League East dedicated the T-ball field to the Plescia family during at their Opening Day, held on Saturday, April 6. Joe and Sue Plescia have given so much of their time to the league and the town and it’s kids over the years...

Par-Troy Little League East Opening Day

PARSIPPANY — The Par-Troy East Little League celebrated its 56th year in Little League, at the morning opening day celebration in Dileo Field. The 2019 season has grown by almost 35 new players, which is the first increase in five years. The 2019 Executive Board consists...

Sydney Petzinger of Parsippany wins the 100-pound state title

PARSIPPANY — Parsippany High School Sophomore Sydney Petzinger, 100 pounds, wins the 100-pound state title. Jasmine Aizley, a junior from Allentown teammates wrestling for Team New Jersey, an all-star team that competed at the Cadet and Junior Nationals this past summer in Fargo, North Dakota. Petzinger was the third...

Brooklawn Middle School placed second place overall at Wrestling Tournament

PARSIPPANY — The Greater Morris County Junior Schools Wrestling Tournament took place on Saturday, January 27 at Frelinghuysen Middle School. For the first time since 2005 Brooklawn Middle School placed second place overall as a team headed up by Coach Jason Lodato. Coach Lodato began his coaching...

Jaclyn Carifi of Parsippany Hills High School Announces College Decision

PARSIPPANY — Jaclyn Carifi has officially announced her commitment to play softball at  The College of New Jersey (TCNJ).  Jaclyn will be majoring in Accountancy and minoring in Actuarial Science. Jaclyn will be graduating Parsippany Hills High School in June where she currently has a 4.2 GPA. ...

PHHS Vikings: 29-0; 5th Annual Gold Out Game

PARSIPPANY — Parsippany Hills Vikings held their fifth annual "Gold Out Game" on Friday, September 14 to support Childhood Cancer Awareness Month. At the game vs. Roxbury High School, both varsity football teams, cheerleaders, and fans in the stands wore gold to help bring awareness to...

Jaclyn Carifi Achieves Milestone with 100th Base Hit

PARSIPPANY — Jaclyn Carifi of the Parsippany Hills Vikings girls softball team reached a milestone as a high school Junior. Carifi recorded her 100th varsity hit against Summit on Monday, May 21.  Jaclyn, who lead off the game had a 3-2 count before driving the...

PHHS Boys Baseball wins Mayor’s Trophy

PARSIPPANY — Parsippany Hills Vikings Boys Baseball team beat Parsippany High Redhawks during the Mayor's Trophy game held in Jannarone Park. The final score was 4-2.

Par-Troy Little League celebrates “Opening Day” ceremonies

PARSIPPANY — On Saturday, April 14, the Par-Troy Little League East celebrated its 56th year in Little League, at the morning opening day celebration in Dileo Field. Chris Mazzarella, President of Par-Troy Little League East welcomed everyone to the Par-Troy East Little League Complex  to celebrate...

Peter Lanigan inducted in Hall of Fame

PARSIPPANY — Peter Lanigan was inducted into the New Jersey High School Ice Hockey Hall of Fame recently. The Hall of Fame honors the contributions and accomplishments of these individuals who are worthy of recognition as examples for others to emulate and serves as a symbol of...

Edris Khawaja wins two trophies in NoGi BJJ competition

PARSIPPANY — Edris Khawaja, a graduate of Parsippany High School, competed in the NoGi BJJ competition held on Saturday, March 24 hosted by United Grapplers Association and won gold in both the beginners and intermediate division. "Ever since 1United Mixed Martial Arts House opened in...