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February 4, 2022

CHATHAM, NJ -- Chatham's youthful girls basketball team has been taking baby steps this season and Cougar coach Joe Gaba is hopeful his team will be running at full stride into the upcoming Morris County Tournament. "The next step for this team is to learn how to close out games and we're ...

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CHATHAM, NJ -- When a high school bowler has 10 perfect games notched on his ball, people start thinking that he has a future on the pro bowling circuit. Chatham High senior Jack Konrad's answer to those assumptions: "Relax. Slow Down." Actually, it's been the "relax, slow down" approach that ...

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CHATHAM, NJ -- Chatham student-athletes Samantha Glunk and Samuel Ellis each signed a national letter of intent to further their athletic careers on Wednesday. Glunk will continue her bowling career at Caldwell University and Ellis has signed to compete in track for Boston College.    

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CHATHAM, NJ -- The Chatham boys basketball team isn't one known for its ability to turn it on whenever it needs to pull out a game. It's a different story, however, when it comes to Chatham vs. Pope John this season. The visiting Lions experienced a Deja Vu-like second half that had to remind ...

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MORRIS TOWNSHIP, NJ -- Senior Danny Koehler collected a goal and an assist in Chatham's 5-4 ice hockey setback to Randolph on Tuesday night at Mennen Sports Arena. After Jase Zangara's second goal of the game staked Randolph (7-5-3) to a 5-3 lead in the third period, freshman Isaac Suh scored a ...

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WARREN, NJ -- Ryan Snarr and Katie Crawford swam personal bests for the Chatham boys and girls, respectively, as the undefeated Cougar swim teams each won their 10th dual meet of the season, topping previously unbeaten Mountain Lakes Monday at the Morris Union Jointure Pool. Snarr took first ...

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MORRIS TOWNSHIP, NJ -- Kate Romano, Maddie Jepsen and Ilina McQueen each connected for a goal in the second period to key Chatham's 6-3 ice hockey victory over Madison on Sunday at Mennen Sports Arena. Chatham held a 4-2 lead heading into the third period before Romano and Jepsen each netted ...

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CHATHAM, NJ -- When the game is basically over at halftime, the post-game conversation might turn to which Chatham player will be the first to dunk in a boys basketball game this season. Ryan Leskauskas figured it was going to be him when Cougar teammate Cam Rooney had the ball on the break ...

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CHATHAM, NJ -- Chatham Superintendent Michael LaSusa announced Friday that all Chatham school facilities will be closed on Saturday, Jan. 29, postponing all scheduled activities due to the impending snow storm. Chatham's preliminary Morris County Tournament basketball game, originally scheduled ...

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CHATHAM, NJ -- There is something to be said for someone who "has their feet on the ground." The saying might have taken on a new meaning when it comes to Chatham sophomore Addison Barrett, who scored a career-high 16 points in the Cougars' 58-43 girls basketball win vs. Mount St. Dominic on ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ -- Cam Rooney and Ryan Leskauskas scored 14 points apiece for Chatham in a 47-42 boys basketball setback to Delbarton on Thursday night. Skyler Venezia hit five 3-pointers in leading all scorers with 18 points for Delbarton (9-4).  Chatham (7-7) plays host to Dover (4-9) at 7 ...

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CHATHAM, NJ -- It might be hard to tell with students wearing face coverings in the halls of Chatham High School, but Kyle Beebe is the guy smiling every time he thinks of his previous week representing the Cougar swim team in the pool. On Saturday, the senior co-captain set one individual ...

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STOCKHOLM, NJ -- Ryan Burke and Timmy Triano each scored a goal for Chatham but it wasn't enough to overcome a hat trick by Jake Stevens of Pope John in a 4-2 boys ice hockey loss on Wednesday night at Skylands Ice World. "Our first period was really good," Brendon Herr, Chatham boys ice hockey ...

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CHATHAM, NJ -- The intangibles that freshman guard Mia Semioli brings to the Chatham girls basketball team is not lost on Cougar coach Joe Gaba. "We've discussed this all year, we're better on the floor when Mia's on the floor," Gaba said. "She's kind of matured in this short season. She's ...

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WARREN, NJ -- Kyle Beebe, Erik Hoie, Ryan Snarr, Charlie Kulp and Jack Bigham all won individual races for Chatham, sending the undefeated Cougars to a 103-67 boys swimming win vs. Delbarton that clinched the conference division championship on Tuesday at the Morris Union Jointure Pool. Chatham ...

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ROCKAWAY, NJ -- Jack Konrad, a senior at Chatham High, bowled a 300 perfect game in leading his team to a 5-2 win vs. Morris Knolls on Tuesday at Rockaway Lanes. It was the 10th perfect 300 game of Konrad's career. Last year, he rolled a 300, also at Rockaway Lanes vs. Morris Hills. Konrad ...

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MORRIS TOWNSHIP, NJ -- The "Senior Night" experience turned out to be an uplifting one for the Chatham boys ice hockey team and freshman forward Matt Nacinovich. Nacinovich netted his team-leading 9th and 10th goals of the season - including the first goal of the game - in sparking the Cougars ...

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SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- Junior Ryan Leskauskas scored a career-high 27 points for Chatham in a 64-57 boys basketball win vs. Union Catholic on Monday night. Senior guard Cam Rooney scored 13 points for Chatham (7-6), which broke its four-game losing streak. Junior guard Danny Morton contributed ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ -- It was definitely worth the wait. The Chatham boys swim team hadn't won the Morris County Swimming Championship since 2013 and the Cougars snapped the drought in dramatic fashion, setting a school record in a split-second win in the final event to take the title Saturday at the ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ -- Even a year off couldn't slow down the domination of Chatham at the Morris County Girls Swimming Championships.  The Cougars won their 13th consecutive county title in 14 years by scoring 213 points and holding off Morris Knolls, which had 209 points, on Saturday at the County ...

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MORRIS TOWNSHIP, NJ -- Maddie Jepsen scored two goals for Chatham in its 7-4 girls ice hockey setback to Madison on Friday night at Mennen Sports Arena. Ilina McQueen also netted a goal for Chatham, which received a goal and two assists from Kate Romano. Kara Groh was credited with an assist for ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ -- The Chatham girls continued their dominance of the county meet in the morning and the boys followed in the afternoon as both Chatham swim teams won the 2022 Morris County Swimming Championship on Saturday at the County College of Morris. It was the first sweep of the county ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ -- The Chatham girls basketball team was held to its lowest point total of the season, absorbing its third straight loss, 33-22, to Randolph on Friday night. Sophomore Addison Barrett led Chatham (7-6) with nine points. Senior Carly Frohnapfel ended with 10 rebounds, two assists and ...

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MORRISTOWN NJ -- Ryan Snarr won both the 200 freestyle and the 100 butterfly to highlight the Chatham boys swim team's 115-55 win vs. Parsippany Hills on Wednesday at Morristown High. Flora Jeng and Alison Barton each won two races for the Chatham girls in its 100-70 win vs. Parsippany ...

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CHATHAM, NJ -- Another tight battle with Randolph and another loss for the Chatham boys basketball team vs. the Rams. After opening the season with a one-point loss at Randolph on Dec. 17, the Cougars lost the rematch at home with the Rams, 54-51, on Thursday night. It was the third straight ...

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CHATHAM, NJ -- Her younger brother sees it up close at home. Sarah Petitjean is always competing. "We make fun of her with how competitive she is about everything," Adam Petitjean, Chatham freshman track athlete, said.  Sarah Petitjean's competitive edge certainly spilled outside her home ...

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CHATHAM, NJ -- Brynn McCurry collected 24 points and 12 rebounds and Ally Sweeney put up 20 points as Sparta, ranked No. 11 in the state by NJ.com, topped Chatham, 83-41, in girls basketball played Wednesday night. Junior guard Riley Allen paced Chatham (7-5) with 14 points. Sparta (8-2) posted ...

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MADISON, NJ -- It wasn't exactly how Sarah Petitjean planned it, but it worked out anyway as the Chatham senior won two close races, taking gold medals in both the 1600 and 1000 at the Morris County Indoor Track & Field Championships held at Drew University on Tuesday. In the 1600, Petitjean ...

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MADISON, NJ -- There literally are obstacles to overcome when an athlete competes in the hurdles. Chatham senior Jackson Koury had some added mental hurdles to overcome on Tuesday when he ran in the 55-meter hurdles final at the Morris County Indoor Track & Field Championships held at Drew ...

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CHESTER, NJ -- The way the Chatham boys basketball team played on Tuesday night, it was like the Cougars missed their wakeup call and were still wiping the sleep from their eyes in the first half of their 59-43 loss to West Morris, The Wolfpack came out fired up in the first half while Chatham ...

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