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Athlete of the Week: Kayla Garfinkel

Athlete of the Week: Kayla Garfinkel

Noah Silver, Assistant Sports Editor May 7, 2021

Petaccia will continue his wrestling career at The College of New Jersey (TCNJ) this fall.

TCNJ-bound wrestler to use experience gained from “setbacks”

Ethan Perlman, Sports Writer May 6, 2021

(Editor’s Note: The PV Student Publication will be releasing feature stories on senior athletes at Pascack Valley who will be continuing their athletic careers in college. A signing ceremony for these...

Valley goes head-first into creation of diving team

Valley goes head-first into creation of diving team

Nolan Wasserman and Ethan Perlman May 6, 2021

Standing on a diving board and staring way down at the water isn’t easy for the fearful, so it really shouldn’t have been a surprise to anyone when sophomore Veronica Fyfe took it upon herself to fill...

Athlete of the Week: Nate Lewis

Athlete of the Week: Nate Lewis

Noah Silver, Assistant Sports Editor April 30, 2021

Senior Chris Alepa runs long distance for the track and field team. Alepa is one of many seniors who will provide leadership for the team in 2021.

Track and field ‘building a good base for the future’

BJ McGrane, Sports Editor April 30, 2021

    For nearly all spring sports, the cancellation of the 2020 season due to COVID-19 resulted in a two-year absence from competition. Track and field is the lone exception, having...

Golf team looks to capitalize on balanced group of seniors

Golf team looks to capitalize on balanced group of seniors

Noah Silver, Assistant Sports Editor April 27, 2021

  In a sport that requires passion and love for the game, the Pascack Valley golf team has proven to coach Brian Koch that the team is willing to improve its skills and work harder. Valley...

Tyler Pizzi works to keep his opponent down in a match during his sophomore year. He will attend TCNJ in the fall and is set to continuing wrestling at the collegiate level.

‘It made me work harder, plain and simple’

Noah Silver, Assistant Sports Editor April 26, 2021

(Editor’s Note: The PV Student Publication will be releasing feature stories on senior athletes at Pascack Valley who will be continuing their athletic careers in college. A signing ceremony for these...

Jared Cohen attempts to keep the ball away from his opponent. The boys lacrosse team will look to reach the goals set by coach Matthew Will.

Boys lacrosse hopes to compete for league title in 2021

Jake Dubois, Sports Writer April 26, 2021

As the 2021 lacrosse season gets underway, Pascack Valley’s second-year coach Matthew Will has high expectations for the team. Will hopes the team can contend on more than one level, and is looking...

In the 2021 season, the Pascack Valley baseball team will return just four players from the 2019 season, three of them pitchers. PV will aim to reload, with many players being in the lineup for the first time this year.

Valley baseball to rely on experienced pitching staff in 2021

Allison Varghese, Social Media Editor April 23, 2021

  A lot has changed since the last time the PV baseball team took the field in 2019. Suffering from the cancellation of a promising 2020 season in which the team was set to feature double-digit...

Signing ceremony for college-bound athletes to take place Friday

Signing ceremony for college-bound athletes to take place Friday

BJ McGrane, Sports Editor April 23, 2021

(Editor's Note: The PV Student Publication will be releasing feature stories on senior athletes at Pascack Valley who will be continuing their athletic careers in college. A signing ceremony for these...

Athlete of the Week: Kate Ng

Athlete of the Week: Kate Ng

Allison Varghese, Social Media Editor April 23, 2021

Girls lacrosse plans to overcome lost 2020 season with promising young core

Girls lacrosse plans to overcome lost 2020 season with promising young core

Ethan Perlman, Sports Writer April 22, 2021

  Spring sports were hit hard last year, essentially missing the entire season due to COVID-19. Girls lacrosse coach Melissa Velez thinks the loss of last season will be the team’s toughest...

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