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School spirit and involvement becomes main focus for Class of 2019

School spirit and involvement becomes main focus for Class of 2019

Samirah Reyes, Staff Writer

October 7, 2018


Filed under Fall Sports, Sports

A leading goal of this year’s graduating class is to increase school spirit and motivate students to become more involved at school functions, and currently, the growth of enthusiasm and participation can be seen at various athletic events, especially football games. Senior Stephen Henke, who is...

Joe Emerson awarded NJ High School Mini Max Award

Joe Emerson awarded NJ High School Mini Max Award

Misha Asim, Staff Writer

December 21, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports, Sports

Senior Joe Emerson is one out of 65 recipients to receive the 2017 New Jersey High School Football Mini Max Award. “When notified about this award, among the many emotions running through me, overwhelmed is the best way to describe it. It is truly an honor,” he said.  He added that it was a great p...

Becton’s Anderson commits to Monmouth University, receives full scholarship

Becton’s Anderson commits to Monmouth University, receives full scholarship

Fabiola Gonzalez and Savannah Moorman

December 20, 2017


Filed under Becton 2017-2018 Highlights, Sports

Becton Regional High School's Gregory Anderson has signed to play Division 1 football at Monmouth University. Greg’s decision was based on the football program they offered. “The main thing that made me choose this university was that they have coaches with a great amount of experience on the fi...

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...

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...

Rutgers Football recruits Junior Greg Anderson

Rutgers Football recruits Junior Greg Anderson

Patrick Cao, Co-Editor

April 27, 2017


Filed under Sports, Spring Sports

Junior Gregory Anderson, a Becton Varsity football player, has been recruited by Rutgers University in New Brunswick. When Greg visited the college campus on April 11 with his mother and sister, he was given the opportunity to practice with other recruits from various high schools, discuss important...

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...

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 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...

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