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Captains Sewastianowicz & Kanani lead girls’ tennis team

Captains Sewastianowicz & Kanani lead girls’ tennis team

Maya Dobrygowski, Staff Writer

October 14, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports, Sports

With new girls on the team this year who are focused and motivated, Tennis Coach Mr. Serafin has plenty to boast about. “The girls have shown a lot of improvement not only as a team, but as individual players too. They went from not being able to volley to volleying well and from having technical...

Thomas & Nazco crowned Homecoming King and Queen

Thomas & Nazco crowned Homecoming King and Queen

Lynda DeCarlo, Staff Writer

September 29, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports, Sports

Seniors Anthony “A-Train” Thomas and Memphis Nazco were crowned Homecoming King and Queen on Friday, Sept. 22 at Becton’s Homecoming Game against Wood-Ridge. Anthony is a four-year Becton Football athlete and participates in activities such as the Robotics Club, Peer Leadership Program and Yearbook...

Girls’ soccer team goal is another league title

Girls’ soccer team goal is another league title

Lisa Squeo, Staff Writer

September 21, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports, Spring Sports

Becton Girls’ Soccer ended their season strongly last year by winning their League Championship, which they plan to defend this season. Although the season just began, but the members of the team firmly believe that this will be their best one yet. The head coach is Ms. Wojciech Sliwinski who works...

Boys’ soccer kicks off season with 3 wins

Boys’ soccer kicks off season with 3 wins

Sara Bourouf, Staff Writer

September 21, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports, Sports

Led by coaches Mr. Michael Furino and Mr. Michael Capelao, the Becton Boys’ Soccer Team is starting off their fall season strong with an 11-1 win against St Mary’s on September 8, a 6-1 win against Weehawken and a 3-1 victory against Wood Ridge. Their current record is 3-3. Senior Steven Dematteo...

Volleyball Coach O’Driscoll focuses on teamwork, communication

Volleyball Coach O’Driscoll focuses on teamwork, communication

Safa Hassan, Staff Writer

September 20, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports, Sports

With a 1-1 win against Wallington High School on September 12, the Becton Volleyball Team is off to a strong start. According to Head Coach Ms. O’Driscoll, the team’s biggest opponents this year are Wood Ridge High School and Hasbrouck Heights High School. The Becton Volleyball Team is also eager...

Becton Football, Cheering has officially begun

Becton Football, Cheering has officially begun

Jessica Coleman, Staff Writer

September 20, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports, Sports

The 2017-2018 Becton Football season began on Sept. 8 with a win against Park Ridge. The boys took a victory of 28 to 7 against the Owls, and touchdowns were made by Senior Joseph Emerson, Senior Michael Bolwell and Junior Mehki Davis. The team is lead by Head Coach John Maher, and the assistant coaches...

Senior Thomas is nominated for Heart of a Giant Award

Senior Thomas is nominated for Heart of a Giant Award

Brandon Vargas, Staff Writer

September 19, 2017


Filed under Class of 2018 News, Fall Sports, Sports

Becton Senior Anthony Thomas has been recently nominated by Head Football Coach Mr. Jack Maher for the 2017 U.S.A Football Heart of a Giant Award. The accolade is presented by the Hospital for Special Surgery and the New York Giants. The goal of the Heart Of a Giant Award is to honor high school football...

Becton football wraps up season with winning record

Becton football wraps up season with winning record

Patrick Cao, Co-Editor

December 9, 2016


Filed under Becton 2016-2017 Highlights, Fall Sports

The Henry P. Becton Regional High School Football Team has completed a successful season with a record made up of seven wins and three losses, and Head Coach John Maher has also received the Coach of the Year Award for effectively guiding his team to victory. Moreover, the talented Becton ath...

Girls’ soccer team wins NJIC Meadowlands Conference; earns first soccer banner

Girls’ soccer team wins NJIC Meadowlands Conference; earns first soccer banner

Brianna Peraino, Staff Writer

November 9, 2016


Filed under Fall Sports, Sports

The Becton Girls’ Soccer Team recently earned a spot in the State Championship this past season, and although they were not able to make it past the first round, they won the NJIC Meadowlands Conference. Overall, they are the champions of that division. Because of the team’s huge success, Becton...

Pontier, Anderson named Homecoming King and Queen

Pontier, Anderson named Homecoming King and Queen

Jessica Coleman, Staff Writer

October 6, 2016


Filed under Fall Sports, Sports

This year’s Homecoming King and Queen are Luis Pontier and Tamia Anderson. Both were crowned at the Sept. 30 varsity football game. Luis has been playing football for eleven years and plans on attending Montclair State University to major in nursing and continue playing football. “I’m so happy ...

Becton Girls’ Soccer starts off on the right foot

Becton Girls’ Soccer starts off on the right foot

GaHyun Yoo, Staff Writer

September 28, 2016


Filed under Fall Sports, Sports

With a new girls’ soccer head coach, Wojciech Wilwinski, and a new assistant coach, Ashley Dlugosh, the Becton Girls’ Soccer Team is currently holding a winning record. The record for the varsity team is currently 4 wins and 2 ties without any losses. Furthermore, the JV team holds a record of...

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