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Becton cheerleaders support undefeated varsity football team

Becton cheerleaders support undefeated varsity football team

Gina Beneduci, Staff Writer
September 20, 2016
Filed under Becton 2016-2017 Highlights, Sports

As summer steadily turns to fall and the trees slowly begin to change color, it is finally that time of year again, which signals the start of football and cheering season at Becton. First off, a lot of work is put into preparing both the Becton cheering and football teams, with cheering practices...

Becton Boys Tennis Season Preview

Becton Boys Tennis Season Preview

Austin Kim, Staff Writer
May 2, 2016
Filed under Sports

The year of 2016 brings Becton’s tennis players together, with many new athletes entering this year’s spring sport. Becton’s Boys Tennis Team began the season with a 0-5 record and a total of ten players. Players on the team who play in 1v1 matches are known as “singles” players while those...

Becton wrestling begins to wrap up season; Kolodziej, Ruiz finish strong

Becton wrestling begins to wrap up season; Kolodziej, Ruiz finish strong

Kaya Zawistowski, Staff Writer
March 1, 2016
Filed under Sports, Winter Sports

Becton Wrestling, which is led by Head Coach Mr. Settembrino, is a contact sport made up of a talented line-up of Becton students. As the regular wrestling season ended a few weeks ago on February 13, the post season started February 20 and will continue until March 4. Coach Settembrino said that...

Coach Woodard shares optimism for 2nd half of basketball season

Coach Woodard shares optimism for 2nd half of basketball season

Catherine Dinapoli, Staff Writer
February 5, 2016
Filed under Sports, Winter Sports

With the Becton Boys’ Basketball Team one game away from the halfway mark, Coach Woodard remains optimistic for the rest of the season. “We’ve been working on fundamentals, decision making and taking care of the basketball, ” said Mr. Woodard. “These are techniques necessary for a winning...

Becton wrestling season set to begin Dec. 19

Becton wrestling season set to begin Dec. 19

Julio Rodriguez, Staff Writer
December 16, 2015
Filed under Sports, Winter Sports

With winter sports season slowly approaching, it is time for the Becton Wrestling Team to begin its 2015-16 competition. Physical Education Instructor and Wrestling Coach Mr. Settembrino, who has been coaching wrestling for 12 years now, and Coach Guarnieri, who has been coaching for two, are both very...

Becton bowling team prepares for successful 2015-2016 season

Becton bowling team prepares for successful 2015-2016 season

Savannah Jones, Staff Writer
December 16, 2015
Filed under Sports, Winter Sports

Another successful bowling season has begun at Becton with History Teacher Mr. Caprio as the coach and 12-14 solid team members. Once can find the team practicing at Wallington Lanes for about three weeks before the season starts.  Mr. Caprio said,  “About 25 to 30 students try out for the team...

Becton supports NFL’s ‘A Crucial Catch’ campaign with first pink out game

Becton supports NFL’s ‘A Crucial Catch’ campaign with first pink out game

Austin Kim, Staff Writer
October 27, 2015
Filed under Fall Sports, Sports

Becton’s first Pink Out Football Game took place this past week on October 23. The idea for the special themed game came from Athletic Director Ms. Giancaspro who visited her niece last year at Ramsey High School and saw that their sports teams held pink out games in honor of breast cancer awarenes...

Girls’ tennis team working well together; Monterrosa making memories

Austin Kim, Staff Writer
September 23, 2015
Filed under Fall Sports, Sports

The BRHS Girls' Tennis Team is a close-knit group of athletes who enjoy competing. With only two returning players, Head Coach Mr. Kuhns hopes to improve the team’s talent and skill. Even with losses during their two recent games at Englewood and Secaucus, the group has drastically improved in communication...

Girls’ volleyball off to another strong season

Aneta Ostasz, Staff Writer
September 16, 2015
Filed under Fall Sports, Sports

Becton Volleyball is back at it again and off to a strong start. So far, their scrimmages have been 2-2, and the team members have high hopes for this season. Not only are there new freshman players, but also three new setters: Jamie Scangeralla, Justina Cabezas, and Rochylyn Santos. The new captains,...

Ms. Giancaspro appointed BRHS athletic director position

Ms. Giancaspro appointed BRHS athletic director position

August 26, 2015
Filed under Fall Sports, Sports

Mrs. Louise Clarke, Superintendent of Schools, is pleased to announce the appointment of Ms. Annette Giancaspro as Athletic Director of Henry P. Becton Regional High School. Mrs. Clarke stated, “Ms. Giancaspro’s knowledge and experience with athletics as both an athlete and a coach offers a unique...

Boys’ and girls’ track teams spring into action

Boys’ and girls’ track teams spring into action

Jared Farhat, Staff Writer
April 22, 2015
Filed under Sports, Spring Sports

As the new season begins, it is readily apparent that our spring teams have prepared long and hard in efforts to have a successful year.  Becton Track has proven that their hard work and dedication has paid off early in the season.   As a team, to date, their record is two wins and three losses with...

Varsity baseball and softball hold winning records to date

Varsity baseball and softball hold winning records to date

Greg Dickman, Staff Writer
April 22, 2015
Filed under Sports, Spring Sports

Becton Varsity Baseball is off to a strong start with a record of 6-3. This year may be the year to go all the way according to many senior players and second-year head coach, Ryan Flannery. The Wildcats ended the 2014 season with a tough loss to Verona in the first round of the state playoffs. ...

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