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April 16, 2022

SUMMIT, NJ - Card-carrying members of Hilltopper Nation, smarting from the Summit High School Boys Varsity Lacrosse Team's setback to rival Delbarton three days prior, can now reclaim the spring in their steps, as the Maroon and White bounced back strong from the narrow defeat and sprung once ...

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CHATHAM TWNSHP, NJ - In a game that featured a series of twists and turns, the type of which would be the envy of any Formula 1 course designer, the Summit High School Girls Varsity Lacrosse Team navigated the numerous swings in momentum, scoring the contest's final two goals to break a second-half ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - If told beforehand that the Summit High School Boys Varsity Lacrosse Team was going to hold Delbarton to four goals, pretty much everyone -- except perhaps the most ardent Green Wavers -- would have said that the Maroon and White would emerge victorious. Well, the Hilltoppers ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - Junior Spencer Nicely's RBI single in the bottom of the sixth plated the eventual winning run, and the Summit High School Varsity Baseball Team went on to defeat Oratory Prep 6-4 at Memorial Field. Sophomore Luke Jacobsen, who pitched the final two innings in relief of senior ...

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MAPLEWOOD and MONTCLAIR, NJ - Most Summit high schoolers are currently taking a break -- spring break, to be exact. Not so for the Hilltop City's student-athletes, as play continues. And, for the school's Girls and Boys Varsity Lacrosse Team members, games against their biggest rivals are on the ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - Junior Grace Matter have been named the 'BRAVE Family Advisors Summit High School Girls Lacrosse Player of The Week' for her performances in the week ending April 10. In a week in which Summit went 1-1, winning at home versus Mendham and falling by a goal at Sacred Heart Greenwich, ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - Senior captain John Murray has been selected as the 'BRAVE Family Advisors Summit High School Boys Lacrosse Player of The Week' for his performance in the week ending April 10. Murray scored six goals in two games during the week, two in the Maroon and White's 9-3 win over Pope John ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - Junior Spencer Nicely threw five shutout innings and senior Brett Colón had a pair of hits and two RBI as the Summit High School Baseball Team defeated Jonathan Dayton 5-1 on the Upper Turf Diamond. Nicely fanned seven Bulldogs and walked three while allowing just four hits over his ...

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GREENWICH, CT - Down 4-0 to Sacred Heart Greenwich early in the contest, the Summit High School Girls Varsity Lacrosse Team dropped its first game of the season, falling to the Tigers, 12-11. The Hilltoppers actually roared back to draw even at 7-7 less than five minutes into the second half, ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - Delivering a big-time performance in all areas of their game, the Summit High School Boys Varsity Lacrosse Team took the lead early and pulled away late, earning an impressive 8-3 victory over Seton Hall Prep on the stadium field at Tatlock Park. Senior captain John Murray had four ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - Junior Wes Hellings allowed just one hit over six innings, striking out 13, as the Summit High School Boys Varsity Baseball Team defeated Union 1-0 at Memorial Park. Hellings' 93-pitch effort received just one run in support, but a second inning RBI single from junior Joe Fagan that ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - After scoring 18 goals in each of their first two games of '22, the Summit High School Girls Varsity Lacrosse Team nearly matched that total again against Mendham, defeating the Minutemen 17-4 on the Upper Turf Field for their third consecutive victory to start the campaign. Senior ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - Senior captain Dylan Sebastian scored four times, and the Summit High School Boys Varsity Lacrosse Team won its second straight game to start the 2022 season, 9-3 over Pope John XXIII on the stadium field at Tatlock Park. Sophomore Daniel Flaim and senior captain John Murray had two ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - Sophomore Lauren Riley and junior Jane Freeman have been selected as the 'BRAVE Family Advisors Summit High School Girls Lacrosse Players of The Week' for their performances in the week ending April 3. Riley (18) and Freeman (12) have a combined 30 draw controls between them in just ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - Senior captain Colin Beatty has been named the 'BRAVE Family Advisors Summit High School Boys Lacrosse Player of The Week' for his performance in the week ending April 3. Beatty scored five goals in Summit's season-opening 11-10 victory at Westfield, including the game-winner in the ...

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LAWRENCEVILLE, NJ - After opening the season by scoring 18 goals at Ramapo, the Summit High School Girls Varsity Lacrosse Team made the trek to Lawrenceville to take on Notre Dame High School, a team that prep pundits had slotted at number-19 in the state rankings. The Maroon and White ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - The Summit High School Girls Varsity Lacrosse Team, ranked number-one in the state, showed that -- while it's only one game -- the lofty perch prep lacrosse pundits have placed them on is likely très approprié. Senior captain Kit Zanelli scored five goals, junior Lily Spinner ...

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WESTFIELD, NJ - Well, then ... for sheer excitement and entertainment value, that will be one tough opening act to follow. Senior captain Colin Beatty scored with 55 seconds remaining in the third overtime, and the Summit High School Boys Varsity Lacrosse Team began their 2022 season with an ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - Beset by injuries to their senior class in 2021, the Summit High School Girls Varsity Lacrosse Team turned to its underclass team members, and they responded: going 18-3 and winning the NJSIAA North Jersey, Group 2 Title. A program that perennially seeks to summit the mountain of ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - It has been nine -- going on 10 -- months now. In some ways it feels like eons ago but, in reflection, it kind of feels like yesterday. The afore-mentioned 'it' was a monsoon-of-a-June night in Flanders, where the Summit High School Boys Lacrosse Team went toe-to-toe with Don Bosco ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - Hilltopper senior Olivia Lawlor, who finished her Summit High School Basketball career with the second-highest points total in school history, has been selected as Summit High School's 'NJSIAA Scholar Athlete of the Year'. In 2021-22, Lawlor has been the starting goalkeeper on the ...

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KENILWORTH, NJ - There was a distinct Summit flavor to the New Jersey Suburban Youth Football League's (NJSYFL) recent end-of-season banquet, with three Summit individuals -- a player, coach and volunteer -- each receiving honors at the event. Eighth grader Luke Dolan was awarded one of three ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - Two of the biggest winter track meets of the season -- the New Jersey 'Meet of Champions' and the 'New Balance Indoor Nationals' -- close out a strong season for the Summit High School Boys and Girls Winter Track teams. At the MOC's, Summit was represented in five different events ...

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DEPTFORD, NJ - Hilltopper freshman Sidney Arcella swam to the top of the NJSIAA 'Meet of Champions' podium, winning the 100 Freestyle in the prestigious, season-ending meet held at the Gloucester Institute of Technology, Arcella also took third place in the 50 Freestyle, just 13/100ths ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - Led by a Legend, they go again.   The Summit High School Boys Lacrosse Team, who last year came one win away from a perfect season and a Tournament of Champions Title, are preparing for the opening face-off of the 2022 campaign. Hall of FameHead Coach Jim Davidson, who last year ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - The post-season journeys of four Summit High School winter sports squads came to a close with NJSIAA tournament defeats. The Hilltopper Girls Ice Hockey Team, Boys Hockey Team, and the Girls and Boys Basketball Teams all saw their seasons end this week. Summit Girls Ice Hockey Falls ...

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WATCHUNG – On Sunday, February 27th, the Mount Saint Mary Academy Swim Team completed their historical season with a NJSIAA Non-Public A State Championship. The team competed against Immaculate Heart Academy in Gloucester. The team added a 2022 NJISAA Prep -A State Championship to their resume ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - The good news for the Fort Lee High School Girls Basketball Team in their NJSIAA North Jersey, Section 2, Group 3 opener versus Summit was that they trailed by just three points at halftime, held the Hilltoppers to just 42 total points on the night, and allowed just one girl from ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - Sophomore defenseman Daniel Flaim has been selected as the 'Salerno Duane Summit High School Boys Hockey Player of The Week' for his performances in the week ending February 27. Flaim had an assist and was an amazing plus 5 in Summit's 6-2 win over West Morris. The 'Salerno Duane ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - For the second time this season, junior goaltender Lily Spinner has been named the 'Salerno Duane Summit High School Girls Ice Hockey Player of The Week' for her performance in the week ending February 27. Spinner faced and turned away all 16 shots in Summit's quarterfinal win over ...

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