Little Silver grabs the lead in Firemen’s League

By virtue of its win against Oceanport, coupled with Eatontown’s loss to Oceanic, of Rumson, the Little Silver Fire Department has assumed control of first place in the Shore Firemen’s Sunday Morning Slow Pitch Softball League. Little Silver managed to win 32-21, despite Mike Flego’s swinging strikeout and Oceanic’s staving off a last-inning rally to …

Patience pays off for W. Long Branch squad Fourth inning turns things around for Blazers

Staff Writer By chris kelly Patience pays off for W. Long Branch squad Fourth inning turns things around for Blazers CHRIS KELLY Fair Haven’s Emily Krauss hurls the ball toward home plate during a game against West Long Branch on Monday. They made contact with the ball, but the hits weren’t coming for the West …

Sport Shorts

Registration is now open for Red Bank Pop Warner Little Scholars Football and Cheerleading, serving the boroughs of Red Bank, Little Silver and Shrewsbury. With a new administration kicking off the fall 2001 season, parents are being urged to enroll their children in what promises to be a highly successful organization. Children ages 8-15 are …

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Clean Ocean Action and the Jersey Shore Running Club held their Race for the Water Beach Run 2001 at Seven Presidents Park on June 9. It was a perfect day for an evening race, with temperatures in the low 80s and a refreshing breeze. More than 125 running enthusiasts and supporters showed up to participate …

Long Branch kicks off local lifeguard competition National champs start season off right

Staff Writer By chris kelly Long Branch kicks off local lifeguard competition National champs start season off right CHRIS KELLY Monmouth Beach’s Bill George steers his hull over a wave during the open surfboat race at the Long Branch Lifeguard Tournament on July 5. The 2001 United States Lifesaving Association’s local competition started last week …

Skaters, bicyclists to perform at Monmouth Park X-Games Demonstration set for Sunday as part of Family Day

Staff Writer By jack oakley Skaters, bicyclists to perform at Monmouth Park X-Games Demonstration set for Sunday as part of Family Day In an effort to draw the attention of the younger fan, Monmouth Park has inaugurated a series designed to get the younger generation to the track. On Sunday there will be the Summer …