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For PV sophomore, hockey is more than a sport

For PV sophomore, hockey is more than a sport

Jake Aferiat, Sports Editor
November 23, 2016
Filed under Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase, Uncategorized

At the core of every family is a bond. For the Tuffy family, that bond spans across the globe. Fueling their bond is hockey, and it’s as solid as the ice they skate on every Thanksgiving. Once meals are eaten and plates are cleared, Bill Tuffy and his son Aidan, a sophomore at Pascack Valle...

Lewis to step down as volleyball coach

Lewis to step down as volleyball coach

Jake Aferiat, Sports Editor
November 21, 2016
Filed under Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

After 21 seasons, Pascack Valley varsity girls volleyball coach Andrew Lewis announced that he is stepping down at the team’s end of season dinner on Monday night. However, his resignation is not official until it is submitted to and accepted by the Pascack Valley Board of Education. Lewis took ove...

Athlete of the Week: Jeff Roberts

Athlete of the Week: Jeff Roberts

Jeremy Lesserson, Sports Writer
November 14, 2016
Filed under Showcase, Sports

Name: Jeff Roberts Sport: Cross Country Grade: Senior The lowdown: Within the past two weeks Jeff ran at the Bergen County Champions and the State Secionals where he placed top 15 and top 10, respectively. Roberts has been the anchor for this Valley cross country team, and has undoubtedly left...

Valley falls to Bergenfield in heartbreaker

Valley falls to Bergenfield in heartbreaker

Josh DeLuca, Sports Writer
November 7, 2016
Filed under Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

For many, extracurricular activities are just something that you do in your spare time to put on your resume.  But for Pascack Valley football players, football is more than just what they do, it is who they are.  On Friday night at Pascack Valley (3-6), in potentially their last home game of the se...

Indians look for fourth straight win

Indians look for fourth straight win

Jake Aferiat, Sports Editor
November 4, 2016
Filed under Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

Pascack Valley Vs. Bergenfield When: October 29, 2016 Location: Pascack Valley High School Time: 6:00 p.m. 2016 Records: Pascack Valley: 3-5 Bergenfield: 5-3 PV Perspective: Coming off three straight wins and two consecutive shutouts, the Indians have all the momentum in the world. Defensiv...

Athlete of the Week: Josh Ulin

Athlete of the Week: Josh Ulin

Jeremy Lesserson, Sports Writer
November 4, 2016
Filed under Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

Name: Josh Ulin Sport: Soccer Grade: Junior Position: Goalkeeper The lowdown: He's posted 11 shutouts so far this season, including one in the state tournament quarterfinals, and one in the county tournament as well. Ulin, backed by a strong defense in front of him, has never given ...

The sidelines Season 2 episode 6

November 1, 2016
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Indians post third straight win on Senior Day

Indians post third straight win on Senior Day

Noah Schwartz, Sports Writer
October 31, 2016
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Every team needs to have players who step up in in big moments, even if that person may normally be more of a role player. For Pascack Valley, that player was sophomore Charlie Looes, who scored a special teams touchdown after he recovered a blocked punt and had an interception in PV’s 47-0 blowout win ag...

Boys soccer looks to remain undefeated

October 29, 2016
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Boys Soccer Bergen County Tournament Final: Pascack Valley Vs. Ramapo When: October 29, 2016 Location: Indian Hills High School Time: 6:30 p.m. 2016 Records: Pascack Valley: 15-0 Ramapo: 15-0 PV Perspective: In one of their greatest seasons in recent memory, the Indians look to captu...

Indians playoff hopes still alive late in season

Indians playoff hopes still alive late in season

Robert Saul, Sports Writer
October 28, 2016
Filed under Sports, Sports Showcase

Pascack Valley Vs. Cliffside Park When: October 29, 2016 Location: Pascack Valley High School Time: 1:00 p.m. 2016 Records: Pascack Valley: 2-5 Cliffside Park: 1-6 PV Perspective: Coming off two straight wins, the Indians hope to continue their momentum going into Saturday’s game against ...

Athlete of the Week: Melissa Ricciardi

Athlete of the Week: Melissa Ricciardi

Jeremy Lesserson, Sports Writer
October 27, 2016
Filed under Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

Athlete of the Week: Melissa Ricciardi Name: Melissa Ricciardi Sport: Gymnastics Grade: Sophomore  The lowdown: Melissa placed third in the league meet on October 24th. She received a 9.65 on the beam, 9.45 for floor exercise, 8.925 on bars, and a 9.275 for vault. She received the gold medal for...

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