Balancing act

CHRIS KELLY staff Monmouth Regional gymnast Becky Mikula performs on the balance beam during a tri-meet with Middletown North and Middletown South in Tinton Falls on Saturday.

Jersey Blues point toward Region XIX tourney

Brookdale hosting final on Oct. 31 BY TIM MORRIS Staff Writer BY TIM MORRISStaff Writer PHOTOS BY CHRIS KELLY staff Brookdale’s Gina Ciccarelli (above), a Monmouth Regional grad, and Kirsten Difenderfer (l), a Shore Regional grad, are helping the Jersey Blues to another successful campaign this fall. The win-loss record isn’t what concerns Brookdale Community …

Shore, RBC girls second at Shore Coaches meet

BY TIM MORRIS Staff Writer BY TIM MORRISStaff Writer The cross-country season began in earnest for the Shore Regional High School girls Saturday at the Shore Coaches Invitational at Holmdel Park. After spending the first month running just dual meets, Mel Ullmeyer’s Shore Regional Blue Devils made their 2004 invitational debut with encouraging results. Shore’s …