Vikings snap early losing streak with pair of wins

VARSITY REPORT By WARREN RAPPLEYEA Correspondent Middlesex County College’s Brittany Clayton, left, dribbles around the Community College of Philadelphia’s Saviare Gilliam during a recent game in Edison. The Middlesex women’s basketball team is having a great season. The women are 12-1 overall and in first place in the Garden State Athletic Conference and Region 19. …

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Raiders, Vikings winners in girls basketball openers

VARSITY REPORT By WARREN RAPPLEYEA Correspondent Middlesex Community College’s Ziykara Hicks, driving for two in a recent game at the Community College of Philadelphia, was named the Garden State Athletic Conference (GSAC) Player of the Week when she averaged 25 points, three steals and 3.5 assists a game in leading Middlesex to a pair of …

Going up for the layup

STAFF PHOTOGRAPHER ERIC SUCAR Brookdale Community College’s Dillon Salva, left, a Bishop George Ahr High School graduate via North Brunswick, is airborne as he goes up for a layup during the Jersey Blues’ Dec. 10 game against Ocean County College at Brookdale’s Collins Arena. The Jersey Blues edged the Vikings, 71-69.

Vikings rout Knights for sectional football title

SOUTH BRUNSWICK By WARREN RAPPLEYEA Correspondent South Brunswick High School’s Wendell Allen sprints upfield during the NJSIAA Central Jersey, Group V championship game played Dec. 5 at Rutgers University’s High Point Solutions Stadium against Old Bridge High School. The Vikings rolled to their second state sectional title in four years, 42-0. STAFF PHOTOGRAPHER ERIC SUCAR …

Vikings look to cap win streak with a state football title

SOUTH BRUNSWICK By WARREN RAPPLEYEA Correspondent Wendell Allen and the South Brunswick High School football team warmed up for their state sectional championship game by beating North Brunswick Township High School, 41-14, Thanksgiving Day in Monmouth Junction. The Vikings will take a 10-game winning streak into the NJSIAA Central Jersey, Group V title game against …

Vikings shift focus to Raiders for Thanksgiving showdown

STAFF PHOTOGRAPHER ERIC SUCAR South Brunswick High School, with Mohamed Jabbie, right, running upfield against Hunterdon Central Regional High School, won its opening-round state playoff game. On Thanksgiving Day, the Vikings turn their attention to their neighbor, North Brunswick Township High School, when the rivals meet in South Brunswick for their annual clash.

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