Scoops on Football: Paramus Catholic’s First Impression

Photo courtesy of the Paramus Catholic Athletic DepartmentParamus Catholic WR Matthew Zelaya hauling in a touchdown pass off the back of a Timber Creek DB in the Paladins scrimmage Tuesday. Paramus Catholic once again enters the season as somewhat of a mystery team, but a talented one. The Paladins had 2 scrimmages scheduled for this […]

Scoops on Football: NJSIAA Classifications Released

The NJSIAA put out the football classifications this morning, and there are several changes that will impact North Jersey high school football this season. Just on first glance, here are my observations. – The 3 groups for non-public schools makes a lot more sense than 4. There are 10 schools in the biggest class (called […]

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Scoops on Football: Bosco’s First Impression

Photo printed with permission NJ Sports Media/Dave RubelDon Bosco junior WR Wankeith Akin scores on the Ironmen’s first drive in their scrimmage against St. Joe’s of Hammonton. In case you hadn’t noticed, the Big Five North Jersey superpowers have trouble even finding teams to scrimmage against. Paramus Catholic only has 1 scrimmage – next week […]

CampTour 2015 – Football Officials

Tuesday night in the “Little Theatre” at Ramapo High School was the annual meeting of Big North football coaches with Carmine Picardo, the head assigner for officials for North Jersey. The reason for the meetings are many, but most importantly it’s for the coaches to get a look at the rule tweaks and changes that […]

20 must-see scrimmages to get you excited for football season

St. Joseph (Hamm.) is set to scrimmage Don Bosco Prep, Shawnee and Red Bank Catholic this preseason. You can say the Wildcats — like us here at NJ.com — are embracing their summer training.  With the high school football season only 18 days away, teams like St. Joseph (Hamm.) are gearing up to defend their […]

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Football: USA Today ranks Paramus Catholic No. 15 in its preseason Super 25

Senior receiver Donald Stewart, shown above scoring a touchdown against St. Peter’s Prep last season, is among the reasons USA Today ranked Paramus Catholic No. 15 in its preseason Super 25 national poll. (PHOTO: TYSON TRISH/The Record) USA Today has made it clear which football team its staff thinks is the best within the talent-laden […]

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Football: 2015 Scrimmage Schedule

I reached out to every football coach I have in my phone (which is almost everyone) to get a scrimmage schedule, since we will begin our camp tours later this month, and, hey, I like going to football scrimmages. You can learn a lot. A few things before I get to the schedule. – As […]