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September 23, 2022

SUMMIT, NJ - It was a two up and two down week for the Summit High School Varsity Field Hockey Team. On September 15, the Hiltoppers dropped a 2-0 decision at Kent Place School. In a game played mostly through the midfield, Summit put up a strong fight and showed that they could more than keep ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - After seeing their two-goal lead over Governor Livingston evaporate in a 14-minute span late in the second half, the Summit High School Girls Varsity Soccer Team was forced to work overtime under the lights on the Upper Turf Field. No problem. Senior Isis Ovares, assisted by ...

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SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ - The Summit High School Gymnastics Team earned their first dual-meet victory of the season, shading Union Catholic by one-tenth of a point, 97.375 - 97.275. The Hilltoppers' score was more than a full point greater than they totaled in their season-opening meet, a defeat to ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - 'Hilltopper Weekend', featuring several Summit High School sports teams in action, the presentation of the 2021-22 ShopRite Cup, and commemorative T-Shirts, is just days away. 'Hilltopper Weekend' is replacing the annual 'Friday Night Lights' Varsity Football game.  The full ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - Senior placekicker and punter Will Johnson has been named the 'Salerno Duane Summit High School Football Player of the Game' for his performance in the Hilltoppers' 19-6 setback at St. Thomas Aquinas. Johnson scored all the Maroon and White's points on the night, hitting a 39-yard ...

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EDISON, NJ - After surrendering 500-plus yards rushing to Cranford in a Week 2 loss to the Cougars, the Summit High School Varsity Football Team found themselves -- for the second time in three weeks to begin the season -- on the bus heading down the Garden State Parkway. The latest southbound trek ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - Tanya Dev has been selected as the 'Sotheby's Summit High School Field Hockey Player of the Week'. The junior wing had a pair of goals in the season opener vs. Glen Ridge. She followed up that performance with a goal and an assist against Morristown-Beard. The Hilltoppers are ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - The Summit High School Varsity Field Hockey Team is off to a strong 3-0 start to the season, with a trio of wins over Glen Ridge, Morristown-Beard and Scotch Plains-Fanwood by a combined score of 14-0. Next up for the Maroon and White is one-mile-long, micro-trip on September 15 to ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - The 2022 edition of the Summit High School Varsity Gymnastics Team is ready to begin its competitive season, featuring a new-look squad after graduating a quintet of seniors that competed last year. The 'Top will be led by returning juniors Jocelyn Harris, Emily Gagnon and Carly ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - Falling behind on the second play from scrimmage -- just 13 seconds into the contest -- the Summit High School Boys Varsity Football Team ended up trailing the entire game and went on to suffer a 42-23 defeat to Cranford on the stadium field at Tatlock Park. The defeat in their home ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - Senior running back Lucas Stocks has been named the 'Salerno Duane Summit High School Football Player of the Game' for his performance in the Hilltoppers' 34-27 defeat at Woodbridge. Stocks was the standout on a night when Summit ran the football well and the final result could have ...

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WOODBRIDGE, NJ - Despite battling for the full 48 minutes -- and keeping the game's outcome in doubt for all but about 50 seconds of that block of time -- the Summit High School Varsity Football Team came up just short in their 2022 season opener at Woodbridge, dropping a 34-27 decision to the ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - Coming off a .500 season and a 5-5 record, the Summit High School Varsity Football Team was presented with a 2022 schedule chock-full of Group 4 opponents, presenting a hefty challenge to a squad that Head Coach Kevin Kostibos says is long on mental and physical strength -- and ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - It's time for Hilltop City kids to kick it with the Summit High School Girls and Boys Soccer Teams. The programs' 'Hilltopper Development Days' -- offering youth in grades K-8 the opportunity to train members of the Varsity squads -- will take place August 23-25 at Summit High ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - The Clearwater Dolphins Swim Team finished their regular season undefeated in the Town & Country League, and then swam to the Town & Country All-Team Championship team title. Clearwater, comprised of more than 100 swimmers with various levels of experience and abilities, has ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - Registration for Summit Youth Football's 2022 season is now underway, with three distinct pigskin programs offered for Hilltop City youth. For children entering grades K-3, Summit Youth Football offers flag football for a fun introduction to key skills as well as running and passing ...

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ROBBINSVILLE TWP, NJ - Summit High School has captured the 2021-22 ShopRite Cup, awarded annually at the end of the school year to the top athletics program in each of four public school groups and two non-public school groups, The achievement marks the second-ever ShopRite Cup win for the ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - Throughout the 2022 season, BRAVE Family Advisors was proud to partner with TAPinto Summit to honor the Summit High School Girls and Boys Players of the Week. The 'BRAVE Family Advisors Summit High School Girls and Boys Lacrosse Player of The Week' programs honored a Hilltopper ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - The Summit Men's Lacrosse Alumni Association will celebrate 50 years of lacrosse in the Hilltop City when it hosts a series of events June 24 and 25, with proceeds from the celebration directed toward the Lacrosse Wall & Gazebo project slated for Tatlock Park. The event schedule ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ - The biggest tournament in the world’s most popular sport is coming to New Jersey in a big way. On Thursday officials from FIFA, soccer’s governing body, announced that MetLife Stadium will be one of just 15 locations across North America and 11 in the U.S. to play host to the ...

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WATCHUNG, NJ - Playing their best game in the ultimate tilt of the season, with zip code bragging rights and all the New Jersey prep lacrosse marbles on the line, the Summit High School Girls Varsity Lacrosse team delivered the goods emphatically, scoring nine of the contest's final 10 goals to ...

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WATCHUNG, NJ - The saying goes something like this: "Don't cry because it is over, smile because it happened." For the Summit High School Girls Varsity Lacrosse Team, that shouldn't be a big ask. That's because.the Maroon and White delivered.a dynamic defensive performance -- one that held their ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - In a River Road Rivalry instant classic, Hilltopper junior Jane Freeman scored with 12 seconds remaining in the first overtime to give the number-one seeded Summit High School Girls Varsity Lacrosse Team a 7-6 victory over fourth-seeded Chatham in the NJSIAA Tournament of Champions ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - Caitlin Walsh has been selected as the 'BRAVE Family Advisors Summit High School Girls Lacrosse Player of The Week' for her performances in the week ending June 5. The senior goalie was between the pipes as the Hilltoppers won a pair of trophies in back-to-back championship games.

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SUMMIT, NJ - The Hilltopper Girls Varsity Lacrosse Team was dealt a long journey to Warren Hills Regional High School, where they drew Manasquan in the NJSIAA Group 2 Final. Card sharks that they are, they threw down an unbeatable '21' ... as in their 21st win of the season, a victory that gave ...

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WASHINGTON, NJ - Another day, another long drive to another NJSIAA Group 2 Final for Summit High School Lacrosse and Hilltopper Nation. Unlike, however, the deep disappointment suffered in Rumson about 22 hours prior, this blue-sky day at Warren Hills Regional High School delivered a happy ...

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RUMSON, NJ - Halted early in the second quarter with the Hilltoppers leading 2-0, it took nearly two days just to resume the Summit High School Boys Varsity Lacrosse Team's lightning-suspended NJSIAA Group 2 Final versus Rumson-Fair Haven. It took the Bulldogs about six minutes to level the ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - The prep lacrosse season -- despite being just over two-months long -- feels much more marathon than sprint. For elite squads like the Summit High School Girls Varsity Lacrosse Team however, maybe the best race analogy would be the 400-meter hurdles. Gotta be fast. Gotta be ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - Off to a strong start in the Group 2 Final versus Rumson-Fair Haven, the Summit High School Boys Varsity Lacrosse Team saw their momentum interrupted -- and eventually halted -- not by their opponents, but by Mother Nature. Summit led 2-0 behind a pair of goals from senior ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - The real lightning didn't arrive until a few hours after the game, but a metaphorical electrical storm -- courtesy of the Summit High School Girls Varsity Lacrosse Team -- struck early in the contest, as the number-one seeded Hilltoppers faced second-seeded Mendham with the NJSIAA ...

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