Lyndhurst Post 139 preps for another American Legion postseason

By Jim Hague One of the most storied and successful summer baseball programs has been the…

Lyndhurst’s Rono named Observer Male Athlete of the Year

Cross country, track star leaves legacy of greatness never before reached By Jim Hague Patrick Rono…

Other area males worthy of top Athlete honors

By Jim Hague While Lyndhurst’s Patrick Rono clearly earned The Observer Male Athlete of the Year…

Keeping Kearny’s strong soccer tradition alive

Hundreds of youngsters participate in youth soccer camp By Jim Hague Kearny isn’t called “Soccertown, USA”…

Kearny’s Aquino named Observer Female Athlete of Year

  Three-sport standout destined for greatness since young age By Jim Hague Being the middle child…

Aquino gets award, but other locals worthy

By Jim Hague Janitza Aquino of Kearny High School earned The Observer Female Athlete of the…

American Legion baseball returns to Kearny

Post 99 team christens Franklin School Field By Jim Hague For the last two summers, many…

Belleville seniors, Nutley’s Mangum unite at Robeson Classic

Quartet of locals help East to 35-28 win in their final high school grid game By…

Lyndhurst’s Naseef ends career as state All-Star

By Jim Hague New Jersey’s best 100 high school baseball players all convened at Diamond Nation…

Kearny’s Pettigrew named top sophomore female athlete at Seton Hall

By Jim Hague It seemed like it was yesterday when Jenn Pettigrew was minding the nets…

Kearny’s Gogal back home playing with New Jersey Jackals

By Jim Hague It wasn’t exactly the homecoming that Jeff Gogal wanted. After all, the Kearny…

Lyndhurst’s Rono wins two M of C gold medals

By Jim Hague The weather last Thursday was beyond oppressive, just downright nasty. The local temperature…