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Coach Balaban prepares for 2017-2018 basketball season

Coach Balaban prepares for 2017-2018 basketball season

Brandon Vargas, Staff Writer

November 20, 2017


Filed under Sports, Winter Sports

This year’s boys basketball interest meeting, which was held by Head Varsity Coach Mr. Balaban, was comprised of an estimated 40 to 50 Becton students. “The basketball interest meeting illustrated in a very clear manner that the program is growing and student athletes are excited about the prospects...

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...

Mr. Anfang turns passion for sports into teaching

Mr. Anfang turns passion for sports into teaching

Maya Dobrygowski, Staff Writer

September 20, 2017


Filed under News, Welcome new faculty and staff

For the 2017-2018 school year, the Becton community welcomes a new physical education teacher, Mr. Anfang. For someone with a passion for almost every sport, Mr. Anfang decided to become a physical education teacher during his senior year of college.  The new gym instructor attended Cedarville U...

Fall Pep Rally

Fall Pep Rally

September 19, 2017


Filed under Slideshow

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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 winter athletics continues successful season

Becton winter athletics continues successful season

Jana Christiano and Jessica Coleman

February 28, 2017


Filed under Sports, Winter Sports

The Becton Regional High School winter athletic program has many highlights for the 2016-2017 season.  Mr. Settembrino and his wrestlers have had many accomplishments with seniors Louis Pontier, Phil Ruiz, Jordan Colon, Joseph Lesho, Junior Anthony Thomas, and Freshman Michael Rodriguez placing i...

Coach Sett has high hopes for upcoming wrestling season

Coach Sett has high hopes for upcoming wrestling season

Taina Soler and Brianna Peraino

December 8, 2016


Filed under Sports, Winter Sports

With winter sports approaching, Mr. Settembrino, head coach of the wrestling team, has provided some insight on the upcoming 2016-2017 season. According to Coach Sett, the team is shooting for the league title intending on making it to states, and the boys have been practicing every day for two hours...

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...

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....

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”...

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