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Football: Preview vs. West Milford

Evan Jones
September 24, 2014
Filed under Sports, Sports Showcase

Location: West Milford High School When: Saturday, 1 p.m. PV Record: 1-1 Week 1     Montclair W, 29-14 Week 2     DePaul L, 35-14 West Milford Record: 2-0 Week 1     Kennedy W, 6-3 Week 2     @Lakeland W, 26-10 PV Rank: 13th in NJ (Star-Ledger); 8th in NJ (MaxPreps) West Milfo...

Wednesday Morning Quarterback: Valley takes to the air

Calvin Ralph
September 24, 2014
Filed under Sports

To Pascack Valley coach Craig Nielsen, the 35-14 loss on Friday night to DePaul was not concerning. Valley had to take their game to the air as DePaul had stopped Pascack Valley’s go- to run game. “They got off the ball better than us,” said Nielsen. Not being in their comfort zone was not...

PV falls to DePaul

PV falls to DePaul

Jake Aferiat, Evan Jones, and Calvin Ralph
September 19, 2014
Filed under Sports

Execution was the name of the game on Friday night at Pascack Valley. DePaul simply did it better than PV. The Indians faced Kareem Walker, the highly praised running back, and his DePaul teammates. Walker rushed for 246 yards and four touchdowns, including a couple of late, long, back-breaking bursts,...

Football Preview: PV vs. DePaul

Football Preview: PV vs. DePaul

Calvin Ralph and Evan Jones
September 18, 2014
Filed under Sports, Sports Showcase

Opponent: DePaul Catholic Location: Pascack Valley High School When: Friday, Sept. 19 Game time: 6 p.m. PV Record: 1-0 Week 1    Montclair, W 29-14 DePaul Record: 2-0 Week 1    Pope John, W 49-21 Week 2    Passaic Valley, W 27-0 Last time the teams met: 2013 @ DePaul (DePaul 22, PV ...

Wednesday morning quarterback: PV vs. Montclair

Wednesday morning quarterback: PV vs. Montclair

Jake Aferiat
September 16, 2014
Filed under Sports, Sports Showcase

To coach Craig Nielsen, Friday night's 29-14 PV football win over Montclair was more about execution than it was the game plan. And execute they did. Whether it was Jorge Cortes' 33 carry 200 yard game, or Jack Madden's 7 receptions for 100 yards, the Indians found a way to beat a Montclair team that...

Indians flex muscles on home field

Indians flex muscles on home field

Evan Jones, Calvin Ralph, and Jake Aferiat
September 12, 2014
Filed under Sports, Sports Showcase, Uncategorized

Pascack Valley could afford to run the ball in the second half while having a secure handle on the lead against Montclair. The Mounties, who had brought a 24-game win streak into Hillsdale, could not keep up with the run game in the second half as Indians prevailed 29-14 Friday in the season opener...

Football: Season Opener Preview

Evan Jones and Calvin Ralph
September 12, 2014
Filed under Sports, Sports Showcase

Tonight under the lights, in front of their home crowd, the defending North 1, Group 4 state sectional champions will be taking on last year’s North 1, Group 5 champ, Montclair, in what should be one of the greatest challenges to face the Indians this year. Game time is 6 p.m. The road won’t get...

Pascack Valley Reacts to Ray Rice video

Calvin Ralph, Staff Writer
September 11, 2014
Filed under Sports, Sports Showcase

On Monday afternoon, TMZ released video of what happened inside the elevator in the now closed Revel Hotel and Casino in Atlantic City between former Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice and his then-fiancée, now-wife Janay Palmer. . Soon after the video was released, the Ravens released him ...

Coming soon: Sports coverage

Coming soon:  Sports coverage

PV Sports Staff
August 26, 2014
Filed under Sports, Sports Showcase

The fall sports season opens in just over a week, and The Smoke Signal will have all the coverage that rabid PV sports fans deserve. The Smoke Signal endeavors to have new content daily, including game stories, feature stories, game and season previews, schedules, rosters, and scores. In the me...

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