Category: Sports

Stadium’s New Look Brings Great Start to Monmouth Football Season

By John Sorce | WEST LONG BRANCH – Monmouth University has opened its 25th football season in style with a pair of impressive wins over Lafayette (31-12 on September 2)...

September 19, 2017 | comments

The Two River Times 2017 High School Football Preview

Recruiting Roundup There are many outstanding players in our area who will work hard this fall under the Friday night lights to gain the attention of college programs. Here’s a...

September 5, 2017 | comments

Inside the Numbers: Stats From Top Returning Football Players

      This article was first published in the Aug. 31-Sept. 7, 2017 print edition of The Two River Times.

September 5, 2017 | comments

Playing for Mom: Ranney Hoops Player Running Memorial Tournament

By Jay Cook | RUMSON – The game of basketball meant everything to Theresa Autino and her son, Chris. It didn’t matter if he was playing in Tinton Falls for...

August 23, 2017 | comments

Shrewsbury Runner Battles To Return to Marathons

By Tim Morris | SHREWSBURY – Marathon runners are tough. Shrewsbury’s Tracey McGee took toughness to a new level when she ran in and finished the 2016 Boston Marathon despite...

August 22, 2017 | comments

An Interview with Liam Morris, Swimmer

Spotlight on Kids, by KidGooRoo | How long have you been swimming? I’ve been swimming for eight years. Tell us about your swimming career? I started swimming at my beach...

August 18, 2017 | comments

North’s All Time Hoops Scorer Ready for Field Hockey in College

By Jim Hintelmann | MIDDLETOWN – Although she will play only field hockey at Mercy College (Dobbs Ferry, N.Y.) this fall, Middletown North’s Hailee Hallard’s biggest moment in high school...

August 17, 2017 | comments

Big Man On Campus, Literally

By Jay Cook | RUMSON – Everything you need to know about Elijah McAllister’s wild ride over the past year can be summed up in one picture on his Twitter...

August 15, 2017 | comments

Girvin Wins 50th Haskell In Photo Finish

By Jay Cook | OCEANPORT – Talk about a thriller. A riveting final stretch on Sunday afternoon’s Haskell Invitational electrified fans, trainers, and owners alike as they collectively watched Kentucky-bred...

August 7, 2017 | comments

After 36 Season, Mater Dei Prep Coach Hangs Up Cleats

By Elizabeth Wulfhorst | MIDDLETOWN TOWNSHIP – Long-time Mater Dei Prep softball coach and math teacher Jeanne Dickinson has always appreciated numbers. And the numbers associated with her are impressive...

July 27, 2017 | comments