Monthly Archives: September 2019

Post 426 – The Giants: The Day After

*Here are my observations of watching the Giants yesterday, followed by watching their 10-minute highlight on Youtube, courtesy of the NFL: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KavGZDEgjog.

The Giants looked great on their opening drive, but that was their high point. In addition, the defense

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Post 425 – 1-AA/FCS Scores

Football Scores of 1-AA/FCS schools in the Northeast
Scores courtesy of www.espn.com
League Teams in bold print
National Rankings listed before school

Big South:

Monmouth 38 Albany 35

Ivy League:

Play starts next week


Colonial Athletic Conference:

(No.-2) James Madison

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Post 424 – D3 Football Scores

D3 Football Scores  

Scoers of D3 schools in the Northeast
Courtesy of www.d3football.com
League teams in bold print
Nationally-ranked teams indicated by number in front of them 

NJAC (New Jersey Athletic Conference):

William Paterson 28 FDU-Florham 23
Montclair State 28

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Post 423 – Hillside 20 Bernards 7

Hillside beat Bernards, 20-7, in a game that ran three hours and fifteen minutes, due to 25 penalties, many players cramping, and overall chippy play. 

First Quarter: Bernards had good field position when they stopped Hillside on fourth-and-2 on their

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Post 422 – Ridgewood 16 Old Tappan 15

Liam Tarleton connected with Tom Bourque for a 26-yard touchdown pass on fourth-and-16 and stopped Old Tappan’s last attempt on a Harrison Roberts interception with 1:32 left to beat Old Tappan, 16-15. 

First Quarter: Ridgewood opened the game with a

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Post 421 – Games To See This Weekend – Week One

Games To See this Weekend: Week One  

South Jersey:  

Clearview (1-0) at Highland Regional (0-1), Friday night.  This is a rematch of last year’s South Jersey Group 4 semifinal game, won by Clearview. 

Eastern (0-0) at Holy Spirit (0-1), Friday

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Post 420 – Bull Session Week Zero

Zero week is past us and this weekend is the first week with every school in action…..So often I get the question “who’s the best team?” before the season and these days I rarely have an idea. When Don Bosco

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Post 419 – The Giants: The Day After

It was not a good day for the Giants, but it was not unexpected. For the Giants to have had a chance, they needed to score points and they did not score enough. I expected Dallas to score points and

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Post 418 – New Milford 19 Pompton Lakes 17

After trailing 7-0 at the half, New Milford scored 19 unanswered points in the second half to beat Pompton Lakes, 19-7.

First Quarter: Pompton Lakes came out firing right away when Mike Eberhart connected with Brian Woodard for 31 yards …

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Post 417 – Ramapo 41 Sparta 14

Ramapo scored 27 unanswered points in the second half, 20 of them in the third quarter, to break open a tie game and defeat Sparta, 41-14. 

First Quarter: Ramapo made their first break in the game when Jake Tirone intercepted

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Post 416 – Bergen Tech rolls, 35-0

Bergen Tech dominated from start to finish to beat Fort Lee, 35-0, making big plays on offense, defense, and special teams. The star of the game was Francis Gargiulo who had three touchdowns, while Joe Sciglitano led the defense by

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Post 415 – HS Football Preview 2019: Summit

Summit Hilltoppers  

2018 in Review:  

  • 10-2 record 
  • Lost to Summit in the North Jersey Group 3 bowl game 
  • Beat Rahway in the North Jersey Section 2 group 3 final 
  • Beat Montville in the semifinals and voorhees in the first round 
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Post 414 – HS Football Preview 2019: Kennedy

Kennedy Knights  

2018 in Review:  

  • 6-4 record 
  • Lost to Clifton in the North Jersey Section 1 Group 5 playoffs 
  • Scored 251 points – 25.1 average
  • Allowed 165 points – 16.5 average, including two shutouts  
  • Wins Included: West Orange, Passaic Tech,
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Post 413 – HS Football Preview 2019: Ridge

Ridge Red Devils   

2018 in Review:  

  • 8-2 record 
  • Lost to Piscataway in the North Jersey Section 2 Group 5 playoffs  
  • Beat East Orange in the first round 
  • Scored 262 points – 26.2 average
  • Allowed 165 points – 16.5 average 
  • Wins
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Post 412 – HS Football Preview 2019: Ridgewood

Ridgewood Maroons  

2018 in Review:  

  • 9-3 record 
  • Lost to Piscataway in the North Jersey Group 5 bowl game  
  • Beat Montclair in the North Jersey Section 1 Group 5 finals
  • Beat Clifton in the semifinals and Passaic Tech in the first
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Post 411 – HS Football Preview 2019: Delsea

Delsea Crusaders    

2018 in Review:  

  • 6-4 record 
  • Lost to Woodrow Wilson in the South Jersey Group 3 semifinals  
  • Beat Deptford in the first round 
  • Scored 286 points – 28.6 average
  • Allowed 172 points – 17.2 average, including three shutouts  
  • Wins
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Post 410 – HS Football Preview 2019: Edison

Edison Eagles 

2018 in Review:  

  • 8-3 record 
  • Lost to North Brunswick in the Central Jersey semifinals  
  • Beat South Brunswick in the first round 
  • Scored 284 points – 25.82 average
  • Allowed 143 points – 13.0 average, including two shutouts  
  • Wins Included:
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Post 409 – HS Football Preview 2019: Madison

Madison Dodgers  

2018 in Review:  

  • 4-5 record 
  • Scored 256 points – 28.44 average
  • Allowed 292 points – 32.44 average 
  • Wins Included: Lenape Valley, Hackettstown, Chatham, Waldwick 
  • Losses: Bernards, Mountain Lakes, Newton, Parsippany Hills, Hanover Park 

Departing Seniors:   

  • RB/DB Matt Mulcahy
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Post 408 – HS Football Preview 2019: Mount Olive

Mount Olive Marauders  

2018 in Review:  

  • 5-4 record 
  • Lost to Wayne Hills in the North Jersey Section 1 Group 4 playoffs 
  • Scored 153 points – 17.0 average
  • Allowed 162 points – 18.0 average 
  • Wins Included: West Morris, Roxbury, Jefferson 
  • Losses:
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Post 407 – HS Football Preview 2019: Watchung Hills

Watchung Hills Warriors  

2018 in Review:  

  • 0-10 record 
  • Scored 141 points – 14.1 average
  • Allowed 381 points – 39.1 average 
  • Wins Included: None 
  • Losses: Ridge, Union, Westfield, Hunterdon Central, Linden, East Orange, Elizabeth  

Departing Seniors:   

  • RB Kevin Badger – Monmouth 
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Post 406 – HS Football Preview 2019: Florence

Florence Flashes  

2018 in Review:  

  • 7-4 record 
  • Lost to Willingboro in the Central Jersey Group 1 semifinals  
  • Beat Middlesex in the first round 
  • Scored 329 points – 29.91 average
  • Allowed 157 points – 14.27 average 
  • Wins Included: New Egypt, Palmyra,
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Post 405 – HS Football Preview 2019: Blair Academy

Blair Academy Bucs 

2018 in Review:  

  • 5-3 record 
  • Scored 174 points – 24.86 average – does not include forfeit win 
  • Allowed 133 points – 19.0 average – does not include forfeit win 
  • Wins Included: Lawrenceville Sch, Wyoming Seminary (Pa.), Capital
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Post 404 – HS Football Preview 2019: Lenape Valley

Lenape Valley Patriots  

2018 in Review:  

  • 3-7 record 
  • Scored 164 points – 16.4 average
  • Allowed 275 points – 27.5 average 
  • Wins Included: Hackettstown, Hopatcong, North Warren 
  • Losses: Kittatinny, Newton, Lakeland, Madison, Wallkill Valley, High Point

Departing Seniors:   

  • None of last
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Post 403 – HS Football Preview 2019: Long Branch

Long Branch Green Wave  

2018 in Review:  

  • 12-1 record 
  • Beat Shawnee in the South/Central Group 4 bowl game  
  • Beat Brick in the Central Group 4 final 
  • Beat Brick memorial in the semifinals and Middletown North in the first round 
  • Scored
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Post 402 – HS Football Preview 2019: Piscataway

Piscataway Chiefs  

2018 in Review:  

  • 13-0 record 
  • Beat Ridgewood in the North Jersey Group 5 bowl game  
  • Beat Union City in the North Jersey Section 2 Group 5 final 
  • Beat Ridge in the semifinals and Bridgewater-Raritan in the first round 
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