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Delbarton tops Mountain Lakes to advance to T of C Final

Morriscountylacrosse Garrett Samuelson fired a hat trick to lift Delbarton to a 9-6 victory over Mountain Lakes in the semifinals of the Tournament of Champions on Wednesday in a game and Kean University in Union. Keegan Khan and Rory Madigan each had a goal and two assists and Michael Rutter, Jack Chatwin, Troy Higgins and […]

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Third-quarter run lifts Delbarton to T of C title

Morriscountyacrosse BRIDGEWATER — Emmet Cordrey fired a hat trick and Delbarton rallied from a halftime deficit to defeat Summit 7-5 in the Tournament of Champions title game at Basilone Field on Saturday. Jordan Dowiak added two goals, J. J. McBride had a goal and two assists and Will McCarthy added a goal and an assist […]

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Delbarton’s T of C title hopes hinge on balanced effort

By Mark Kitchin Morriscountylacrosse Who deserves more credit for Delbarton’s success this year. Is it the big, hard-nosed defense, the improving and diverse offense or their ability to make changes on the fly and turn halftime deficits into secure victories by the fourth quarter? One has to say all three. In equal parts the Green […]

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Delbarton advances to play Summit in T of C title game

morriscountylacrosse BRIDGEWATER — J. J. McBride scored four goals and Emmet Cordrey fired a hat trick to lift Delbarton to a 12-6 victory over Ridgewood in the semifinals of the Tournament of Champions held at Basilone Field on Wednesday. Jordan Dowiak and Conor Mackie each had two goals and one assist, Ryan Onderdonk connected for […]

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Second-half struggles end thrilling Mt. Lakes season

By Mark Kitchin Morriscountylacrosse BRIDGEWATER – It didn’t matter how many goals Christian Cuccinello put in the back of the net. After Saturday’s game the Mountain Lakes attackman, like the rest of the Lakers underclassmen, felt like he let his big brothers down. “It’s unfair for these seniors to come out like that,’’ Cuccinello said. […]

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Chatham’s sweet season has sour ending

By Mark Kitchin Morriscountylacrosse BRIDGEWATER — Chatham coach Tony Calandra didn’t mince words. As great a season that Chatham boys lacrosse had this spring, its final effort against Ridgewood just didn’t measure up to what the players had accomplished over the course of the year. “We got outplayed,’’ Calandra said. “They dove for every loose […]

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Chatham’s Marriott resigns after banner year

By Mark Kitchin Morriscountylacrosse Deb Marriott has resigned at Chatham High School girls lacrosse coach. Marriott coached the Cougars for seven seasons and compiled a 114-24 record. That run included a Group I state title in 2008 and a Group II state title in 2012. In both seasons, Chatham advanced to the Tournament of Champions […]

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Moorestown edges Chatham in amazing title game

By Mark Kitchin Morriscountylacrosse UNION – It may take awhile for the Chatham girls lacrosse team to fully appreciate what they did in the Tournament of Champions final on Saturday. The 12-11 loss to Moorestown doesn’t begin to describe how the Cougars had everyone at the game on the edge of their seats as they […]

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Bridgewater-Raritan topples Delbarton

By Mark Kitchin Morriscountylacrosse UNION – There is no shame in losing to a great team. Bridgewater-Raritan has all the earmarks of greatness. Senior attackman Scott Bieda scored six goals and Bridgewater-Raritan captured its second consecutive Tournament of Champions title with an 11-5 triumph over Delbarton on Saturday on the turf at Kean College. Justin […]

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Delbarton stuns Summit to advance to T of C FInal

By Mark Kitchin Morriscountylacrosse UNION— Installing offensive wrinkles or a tricky zone defense for a lacrosse team during state play is one thing, but to have players execute those changes flawlessly in possibly the biggest game of their lives is another matter. Delbarton showed they had the poise and the confidence to pull off such […]

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