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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. ...

Owner Woody Johnson spends green on Gang Green

Owner Woody Johnson spends green on Gang Green

David Stoltz, Staff Writer

April 20, 2015


Filed under Sports

Following a weak season, New York Jets owner Woody Johnson decided it was time he put some more money into his team. He began with the hiring of new Head Coach Todd Bowles and General Manager Mike Maccagnan. The moment the new regime took over, the team began to take a step in the right direction....

Girls’ basketball makes it to second round of states

Greg Dickman, Staff Writer

March 12, 2015


Filed under Sports, Winter Sports

Although Becton’s girls’ basketball team was defeated in the state playoffs, they still ended with a strong season. The girls finished with a record of 14-9. The winning record helped with their playoff seeding, which put them in the ninth seed to verse the eighth seeded Emerson who finished with...

Ruiz, Forys wrap up wrestling season with a strong finish

Jared Farhat, Staff Writer

March 12, 2015


Filed under Sports, Winter Sports

Becton wrestling had a great year with each member contributing to the successful outcome of the season. Specifically, Sophomore Phil Ruiz at the weight of 106 pounds and Senior Roy Forys at 160 pounds placed at Districts with Phil as runner-up and Roy claiming the title. Both wrestlers also headed down...

Becton Wallington Wrestling Team wins multiple titles at District 15

Becton Wallington Wrestling Team wins multiple titles at District 15

Renee Kochinski, Feature Editor

February 24, 2015


Filed under Sports, Winter Sports

On February 21, the Becton Wrestling Team, under the direction of Coach Settembrino, dominated the mats and the scoreboard at the District 15 home competition. As a team, the boys collectively scored 165 points, which enabled them to beat Queen of Peace High School by a mere four and a half points. The...

A quick ‘think before you tweet’ message for all athletes

Jamie Scangarella, Staff Writer

January 22, 2015


Filed under Sports

Within the last ten years, social media has amplified and consumed teenagers’ lives all across the globe. As most people may know, Twitter is a social networking site where many teens post their feelings and their tweets reflect their thoughts and emotions. While clicking “send” or “retweet”...

Alumnus Zack Trause earns First Team All ECAC Award, credits Becton Football for his success

Alumnus Zack Trause earns First Team All ECAC Award, credits Becton Football for his success

David Stoltz, Staff Writer

January 13, 2015


Filed under Alumni, Sports

Becton alumnus Zachary Trause has been awarded First Team 2014 ECAC Division III North as a return specialist for Tufts University. This past year, Trause played a major role in turning around Tuft’s football program, and the award serves as a testament to his hard work and dedication. “It is...

Becton Basketball teams look forward to defeating rivals Hasbrouck Heights, Wood Ridge

Becton Basketball teams look forward to defeating rivals Hasbrouck Heights, Wood Ridge

January 12, 2015


Filed under Sports, Winter Sports

Becton Girls’ Basketball has started this season off on a strong and steady foot. With a current varsity record of 2-2, the team is confident that a promising season awaits them. The girls’ next games will take place at Wood Ridge High School on January 13 and home against Wallington High School...

Becton Bowling Coach Mr. Caprio says promising 2nd half of season lies ahead

Jared Farhat, Staff Writer

January 12, 2015


Filed under Sports, Winter Sports

The halfway mark for Becton Bowling’s season approaches rapidly as Coach Caprio and Senior Captain Brian Byun prepare the rest of the team for the final stretch. Coach Caprio stated, “I’m happy how we are bowling so far. Two sophomores Andrew Park and Bobby Emord are in the varsity starting...

One on one with Wrestling Captain Roy Forys

One on one with Wrestling Captain Roy Forys

Jared Farhat, Staff Writer

January 12, 2015


Filed under Sports, Winter Sports

Becton Wrestling has had a strong start to the season with a winning 4-2 record. Senior Captain Roy Forys mentioned, “We began the season with some exciting wins in very important league matches. Our team has proven that we have what it takes to win. I definitely believe our team is capable of great...

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