Nottingham High senior Wild Jeff Fileus is an intense, hard-nosed player in the heat of battle, but a polite, gracious and thoughtful young man off the field.
The pitch was lined with so many spectators it had the feel of a state or county tournament game. But it was a freshman boys' soccer game. And that was all one needed to know about the impact that Jim “Jules” Giglio has had on the Steinert High School soccer program and community in general for the past three-plus decades.
Not since the Nottingham Little League and Babe Ruth League World Series teams of the 1990s had a recreation baseball squad energized Hamilton Township like this one. Indeed, no other Lads team had ever made it as far in Cal Ripken play.
Lexi Mazzella burst on the scene dynamically last fall, leading the Scotties in both goals (18) and assists (5) despite playing defender for most of her career.
Michael Ilesanmi’s footwork in soccer is what his track and field coaches noticed first his freshman year, and it’s why they pushed him to try jumping.
If anyone “nose” about adversity, it’s Charlotte Hare. Yes, pun totally intended
Lawrence High senior tight end Matt Kildea is back after a preseason collarbone injury ended his 2018 campaign.
For the first time in 30 years, someone not named Jon Adams is head coach of the Nottingham High football team. And even if Milo McGuire guides the Northstars to an undefeated record and a state championship, it would only be a part of what he hopes to accomplish.
The oldest two teams from the West Windsor-Plainsboro Babe Ruth League baseball matched each other step for step this summer on the deepest runs in their team histories.
Kat Calle returns for her second season as the Spartans’ starting goalkeeper, after splitting time on the freshman and JV teams her first two years.