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April 13, 2022

CHATHAM, NJ -- Kennedy Gicas and Ava Smith each had a base hit and Kristen Molinaro knocked in a run for Chatham in its 3-1 softball loss to Sparta on Wednesday. Alexa Acker struck out 17 batters in pitching the route for Sparta (3-1). Ashley McNelis allowed two earned runs in pitching the ...

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CHATHAM, NJ -- Aidan Johnson, Charles Henne, Jackson Koury, Ted Joel and Luke Pike all took firsts for the Chatham boys track & field team in a tri-meet with Delbarton and Mendham Tuesday at Cougar Field. Chatham outscored Mendham, 73-67, and lost to Delbarton, 79-61. Johnson won the 400 ...

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MADISON, NJ -- After its 9-3 loss to Mountain Lakes on Tuesday night at Fairleigh Dickinson University, the Chatham boys lacrosse team is exactly where it was a year ago with a 1-3 record. The 2021 team recovered from the slow start and went on to win the Group 3 state championship, advancing ...

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CHATHAM, NJ -- Chatham hit the long ball and Randolph had the long inning. It was better to have the long inning in this one. The Rams sent 13 batters to the plate and scored seven runs on seven singles in the top of the first, making the fence-clearing blasts by Owen Walewander and Gavin ...

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CHATHAM, NJ -- Junior middie Ashley Kiernan collected four goals and an assist for the Chatham girls lacrosse team in its 8-7 setback to Ridgewood on Monday at Haas Field. Chatham (2-2) built a 4-1 lead in the first half but Ridgewood (4-1) scored seven times over the final 25 ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ -- Jamie Eckles moved up to second singles and won in straight sets and Joseph Yang won at third singles for Chatham in its 4-1 boys tennis decision vs. Montville on Monday.

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CHATHAM, NJ -- Fittingly, when the game ended the last person with the ball in his stick was Ryan Boyd. Chatham's senior goalie had been saving his team all day long and he intercepted the final pass of the game, just 16 seconds after J.P. Lagunowich wound up to blast a bounce-shot into the net ...

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CHATHAM, NJ -- Kayleigh Coughlin and Ashley Kiernan scored three goals apiece for Chatham in its 15-5 girls lacrosse win vs. Sparta on "Senior Day" held Saturday at Haas Field. Senior middie Carly Frohnapfel contributed two goals and six draw controls to the win for Chatham (2-1), which also ...

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MADISON, NJ -- Junior Ted Joel contributed to first-place finishes in the pole vault and distance medley for the Chatham boys track team at the Dodgertown Relays held Saturday at Madison High. Joel teamed up with Cougar senior Joe DeCandia to win the pole vault with a combined height cleared of ...

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MILLBURN, NJ -- Chatham used the long ball to tie the game up in the sixth inning but the Cougars were denied their first win of the season when Millburn pulled out a 3-2, extra-innings softball decision on Saturday. Millburn (3-3) scored twice in the first inning to take a 2-0 lead before ...

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CHATHAM, NJ -- Senior Matt Gallop knocked down four kills and senior setter Jack Colabraro was credited with six assists for Chatham in its 25-19, 25-23 boys volleyball loss to Millburn on Saturday.

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CHATHAM, NJ -- It would be easy to point to the seven-run rally in the third inning as the key to Chatham's 14-4, six-inning baseball win vs. Parsippany Hills on Friday. But there were a lot more subtle contributions to unpack in the Cougars' 14-hit attack. Before Chatham (2-1) broke open the ...

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BASKING RIDGE, NJ -- Pedro Cattaruzzi won his first singles match in three sets and the doubles team of Vishan Vyas and Andrew Becker won a third-set tiebreaker for Chatham in its 3-2 boys tennis loss to Pingry on Friday. Cattaruzzi won his match vs. Pingry's John Paul Salvatore, 6-3, 3-6, 6-4 ...

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CHATHAM, NJ -- The Chatham boys volleyball team won just three of the 19 matches it played last season. The Cougars are now way ahead of schedule in 2022 after posting their second win on Thursday. Chatham won in straight sets vs. Pope John, 25-13 and 25-16, with an effective serving game that ...

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FLORHAM PARK, NJ -- Junior Jorah Burns shot a 46 and senior Claire Nowikas carded a 47 for the Chatham girls golf team in its 193 to 215 win vs. Villa Walsh on Wednesday at the Pinch Brook Golf Course. Junior Kayla Murray and sophomore Cristina Grego each contributed a 50 to the win for Chatham ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ -- Junior Ted Joel and seniors Jackson Koury and Sam Ellis each placed first in two events as the Chatham boys track team opened the 2022 spring season with a 75-43 dual meet win vs. Morristown on Wednesday. The Cougars dominated the field events, winning all five contested ...

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GALLOWAY, NJ -- Jack Schenone and Ronan Valli each carded a four-over-part 76 at the 17th annual Garden State Cup played Wednesday at the Blue Heron Pines Golf Club. Schenone shot 40-36 and Valli carded 39-37 as Chatham earned third place in the competition with 19 of the best teams in the ...

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CHATHAM, NJ -- Claire Nowikas shot a 48 and Maddy Peckham carded as 50 as the senior co-captains led Chatham to a 202 to 203 girls golf win vs. Morristown-Beard on Tuesday at the Fairmount Country Club. Nowikas scored two pars over the 34-par front nine at Fairmount and hit 33% of her fairways ...

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CHATHAM, NJ -- The good news is that it should be downhill from here for the Chatham boys lacrosse team, which left Cougar Field on Tuesday with the opinion that it had just played the best team in the state. Seton Hall Prep won its third straight game of the young season, highlighted by a ...

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CHATHAM, NJ -- Senior Pedro Cattaruzzi took the second-set tiebreaker to win in two sets as Chatham opened its boys tennis season with a 5-0 win vs. Mendham on Tuesday at the Colony Courts. Cattaruzzi won 6-3, 7-6 (7-3) over Owen Kilmer of Mendham as the Cougars won all three singles and both ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ -- Undefeated Morristown got goals from five different players to open the game and went on to hand Chatham its first girls lacrosse loss of the season, 15-6, on Tuesday. Morristown (3-0) led, 5-0, before senior middie Carly Frohnapfel converted a pass from Kayleigh Coughlin to ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ -- David McNamara carded a three-over-par 38 for Chatham in its 161-155 boys golf setback to Morristown on Tuesday at the Spring Brook Country Club. David West shot a 40 for Chatham, which received a 41 from Timmy Triano.  

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CHATHAM, NJ -- Juniors Kayla Murray and Remi Levato led the way as Chatham opened its 2022 girls golf season with a 210 to 264 win over Parsippany Hills, extending its winning streak to 28 matches in a row on Monday at the Fairmount Country Club. Chatham (1-0) has not lost a golf match since ...

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CHATHAM, NJ -- Todd Leathers only needed two numbers to sum up Chatham's 11-3 baseball loss to Delbarton on Monday: 10 walks, 12 strikeouts. "We walked 10 guys and eight of their 10 scored, and we struck out 12 times," Leathers, the Chatham coach, said. "It's going to be hard to win against a ...

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CHATHAM, NJ -- Chatham scored twice in the third inning to take a two-run lead before Mount Olive scored three runs in the fifth and pulled out a 6-2 win on Monday. Remmey McEnroe and Abby Bailey each drew a walk for Chatham (0-2) in the third before junior catcher Sophie Koehler drove in ...

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CHATHAM, NJ -- Ryan Barry put in a lot of time during the offseason building up velocity in his pitching arm and putting on some weight. But more than anything else, the junior left-hander was forced to show off his mental toughness in Chatham's baseball opener on Saturday. The Cougars committed ...

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SUMMIT, NJ -- The Chatham boys track team opened its spring season by winning the 4x800 relay at the Summit Relays on Saturday. The Cougars took first in the 4x800 with Charlie Henne, Aidan Johnson, Sam Ellis and Ryan Beegle finishing in 8:10.00. The time qualified Chatham for the Penn Relays in ...

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CHATHAM, NJ -- At first glance, anyone walking past the Chatham High gym late Friday afternoon might have been wondering if a basketball game was in progress instead of the first volleyball match of the season for the Chatham boys. The Chatham boys track team was in the stands supporting the ...

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CHATHAM, NJ -- Fresh start. New coach. That's the way Chatham's first-year softball coach Ed Ryan feels about the upcoming season that begins with a 2:30 game at West Morris on Saturday. "The chemistry of the girls is great so far, the work ethic is there," Ryan said. "I think we can be a ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ -- The goal coming into the game was for the Chatham girls lacrosse team to show it was the more skilled team and the more fit team. Chatham coach Helen Oliver got to check off both boxes in the first half as the Cougars moved to a seven-goal halftime lead and closed out its 13-6 ...

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