This Memorial Day saw the opening game of the Sussex County Miners at the gates of Skylands Stadium. The people of northern NJ flocked to see the new team take on the New Jersey Jackals in an exciting opening game that ended with a Miners victory, 4-1.
The crowded stadium sat… Continue reading
The sport of paintball might be something that most people believe to be a male-dominated sport. However, at the recreational and professional levels teams are commonly co-ed with men and women participating in the various games hosted at paintball events.
“The very first time I heard about paintball was through my… Continue reading
Professional paintball has been a growing sport in the tri-state area with small leagues forming in towns and counties. The Garden State has its own professional team in the NJ Jesters, who have travelled throughout the U.S. and abroad competing in various tournaments and events.
“I have been a member of the Jesters for two and… Continue reading
America’s classic sport of baseball is still alive in the town of Bergenfield, NJ. Sign-ups have begun for recreational baseball and already kids are getting ready for the upcoming season. The Bergenfield program is split into three divisions with junior league covering kids ages 13 and 14, senior league for kids 15 through 16, and finally… Continue reading
Competitive paintball has always been a popular but lesser known sport active in the tri-state area. Although many may see it as just a hobby or something to play in a backyard or sanctioned field, many form teams and play the sport at the professional level. One team, the NJ Jesters has made its mark on… Continue reading
Every year the newest baseball, football, hockey, and other various sports videogames are paraded across the TV bringing attention to the latest interactive games with updated rosters and new features. Not everyone runs out to buy the newest games however; some prefer to dust off their Nintendo systems dating back from more than 20 years. At… Continue reading
With snow falling and temperatures dropping, outdoor sports have come to a temporary end. However, the work is never done for recreation sports programs across the state of New Jersey as various youth indoor sports have begun. In the town of Sparta, located in Sussex County, the popularity of indoor sports such as basketball remains strong… Continue reading
Baseball in Bergenfield is as much a tradition as it is a sport in this city, a game that is timeless and one that both children and adults alike can enjoy. For the Bergenfield Challenger League, this love of baseball is incredibly strong. The program, which is now in open enrollment, is designed to help special… Continue reading
Popular youth sports in the town of Bergenfield do not just cover common games such as baseball or football, but have a following in youth wrestling as well. The Bergenfield wrestling program, which is part of the Twin-County Junior Wrestling League, and involves about 50 to 60 towns in the state on NJ, has traditionally served… Continue reading
Big things are happening on the football fields of Bergenfield, NJ. The town’s recreational football league, an organization founded in 1957 as a public town program, has brought both its junior and senior teams into championship games. At this writing, the Bergenfield Bears were prepared to face off against Dumont in the senior division and Lodi… Continue reading