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The New Year Brings New Wins to Becton Basketball

Both the Becton Girls & Boys Basketball teams are having an amazing season.

Sarah Oehlmann, Editor: Sports, Clubs & Student Activities

January 10, 2020

Hey Wildcats, are you ready for basketball season? Well, it looks like our basketball teams are. To start the season, the Varsity Boys won the In-Season Tournament by defeating long-time rivals, the Aviators. Unfortunately for Hasbrouck Heights, they were unable to catch up, leaving the score at 69-56....

Siclari steps up as head coach of Becton’s wrestling team

Mr. Frank Siclari has been hired as Becton Regional High School's head wrestling coach.

Jesus Hidalgogato, Guest Writer

November 26, 2018

The Becton Wrestling Team is proud to announce its new coach, Mr. Frank Siclari. “I am well aware of the proud wrestling tradition at Becton Regional, and I am excited to be a part of such a program. It is a privilege to compete here,” Coach Siclari announced. “I’m confident that we will continue...

Senior Cabezas scores 1,000 points during Becton Basketball career

Pictured above are the five starting players of the Becton Girls Basketball Team: (left to right) Jaylen Nuila, Aliyah Dearmas, Chloe Jaime, Felicia Carty and Justina Cabezas.

Jaylen Nuila, Staff Writer

February 5, 2018

Becton basketball’s very own senior, Justina Cabezas, made her thousandth point shot during a home game against Weehawken High School on Feb. 1. The four-year varsity player has been averaging 25.3 points per game and is the number three scorer in the state. During last Thursday’s game, Justina...

Becton Bowling maintains winning record

The Varsity Becton Bowling Team currently has a record of nine wins this season.

Alexis Howard, Staff Writer

January 30, 2018

The Becton Bowling Team has been going strong this season with nine wins for the varsity team and three wins for the JV team. Some of the many schools that the varsity team has defeated this season include St. Mary's High School, Wallington High School and Wood-Ridge High School. In addition to a winnin...

Coach Balaban prepares for 2017-2018 basketball season

Brandon Vargas, Staff Writer

November 20, 2017

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...

Ms. Giancaspro & Ms. Sammarone to coach girls JV basketball team

Safa Hassan, Staff Writer

November 19, 2017

Athletic Director Ms. Giancaspro and Physical Education Teacher Ms. Sammarone have taken on the position as the girls junior varsity basketball coaches for the 2017-2018 school year. As one of the in-house assistant coaches for the junior varsity team, Ms. Giancaspro's ultimate goal is to increase...

Becton winter athletics continues successful season

Senior members of the wrestling team and Coach Settembrino are ready for the 2016-2017 season.

Jana Christiano and Jessica Coleman

February 28, 2017

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

Senior members of the wrestling team and Coach Settembrino are ready for the 2016-2017 season.

Taina Soler and Brianna Peraino

December 8, 2016

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 bowling team prepares for successful 2015-2016 season

Junior Andrew Park focuses for the strike.

Savannah Jones, Editor

December 16, 2015

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

The senior girls enjoy their last season as a Becton Wildcat.

January 12, 2015

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, Sports Writer

January 12, 2015

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...

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