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Indians win Group 3 title in close victory

Indians win Group 3 title in close victory

Jake Aferiat, Sports Editor
March 12, 2017
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For Pascack Valley, the winning formula goes beyond strategy or X’s and O’s. “There’s no one who lives more in the moment than I do,” Pascack Valley coach Jeff Jasper said Sunday after picking up his program’s sixth group title behind a 48-45 victory over Ocean City at Pine Belt Arena ...

Group 3 Final: Pascack Valley v. Ocean City

Group 3 Final: Pascack Valley v. Ocean City

Jake Aferiat, Sports Editor
March 12, 2017
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When: Today Location: Pine Belt Arena, Toms River, NJ Time: 2 p.m. 2016-2017 Records: Pascack Valley (No. 14 in NJ.com Top 20): 29-1, 63.97 points per game, 37.9 opponents points per game Ocean City: 30-1 (No. 13 in NJ.com Top 20):  48.09 points per game, 29.39 opponents points per game Pr...

Girls capture sectional title, avenge loss to Old Tappan

Girls capture sectional title, avenge loss to Old Tappan

Jake Aferiat, Sports Editor
March 8, 2017
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Brianna Wong was going to dominate against Old Tappan, it was just a matter of how and when. “It was really important because in the first quarter I already had two fouls and they had sort of shut me down,” she said. “I didn’t really get to shoot as much as I wanted too, so I had to score another...

North 1, Group 3 girls basketball sectional final preview: PV vs. Old Tappan

North 1, Group 3 girls basketball sectional final preview: PV vs. Old Tappan

Jake Aferiat and Emilio Quevedo
March 7, 2017
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When: Today Location: Pascack Valley High School Time: 4 p.m. 2016-2017 Records: Pascack Valley (No. 1 seed): 27-1, 65.51 points per game, 36.74 opponents points per game Old Tappan (No. 11 seed): 16-13, 46.48 points per game, 45.14 opponents points per game Previous Meetings This...

Athlete of the Week: Brianna Smith

Athlete of the Week: Brianna Smith

Noah Schwartz, Sports Writer
March 6, 2017
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Name: Brianna Smith Sport: Basketball Grade: Sophomore Position: Guard The Lowdown: Smith is averaging 20.1 points per game over her last seven, has hit 29 three pointers in that span, and has recorded 61.7% of her points from behind the arc in those games as well. She also contributed 18 po...

North 1 Group 3 State Tournament Preview: Boys Basketball

North 1 Group 3 State Tournament Preview: Boys Basketball

Josh DeLuca, Sports Writer
February 27, 2017
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Pascack Valley vs. Northern Valley Demarest: Round 1 of North 1, Group 3 State Sectional Playoffs When: Tuesday, Feb. 28 Location: Pascack Valley High School Time: 6 p.m. 2016-2017 Records: Pascack Valley (No. 6 seed): 12-11, 59.88 points per game, 58.79 opponents points per game Norther...

North 1 Group 3 State Tournament Preview: Girls Basketball

North 1 Group 3 State Tournament Preview: Girls Basketball

Emilio Quevedo, Sports Writer
February 27, 2017
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Pascack Valley vs. Tenafly: Round 1 of North 1, Group 3 State Sectional Playoffs When: Tuesday, Feb. 28 Location: Pascack Valley High School Time: 4 p.m. 2016-2017 Records: Pascack Valley (No. 1 seed): 24-1, 62.48 points per game, 36.12 opponents points per game Tenafly (No. 16 seed): 10-15, 47.36 po...

PV Sports Tweets This Week

PV Sports Tweets This Week

Noah Schwartz, Sports Writer
February 27, 2017
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PV sports tweets this week

PV sports tweets this week

Noah Schwartz, Sports Writer
February 22, 2017
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Four PV wrestlers advance to regions, doubling last year’s total

Four PV wrestlers advance to regions, doubling last year’s total

Jeremy Lesserson, Sports Writer
February 19, 2017
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The score may have been the same, but the bout didn’t feel the same as the last one to Casey Lewis. The Pascack Valley junior edged Newton’s Joseph DeLuca 1-0 for the second time this year, but Lewis’ victory on Saturday was to claim the 182-pound District 1 championship at Ramapo High School. ...

Athlete of the Week: Haleigh Marzano

Athlete of the Week: Haleigh Marzano

Noah Schwartz, Sports Writer
February 17, 2017
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Name: Haleigh Marzano Sport: Swimming Grade: Sophomore The Lowdown: Haleigh played a major role for the PV girls swim team, that finished 9-3 in the regular season. Haleigh made states in the 400 yard free relay, 100 yard free, and 200 yard IM. She now owns the school record in the 100 yard br...

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