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Athlete Of The Week – Matt Beyer

Athlete Of The Week – Matt Beyer

Noah Schwartz, Sports Writer

February 3, 2017


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Name: Matthew Beyer Sport: Wrestling Grade: Sophomore Weight Class: 132 Pounds The Lowdown: This year, Beyer’s current record is 24-1. Matt took 3rd in the county tournament. He is one of the main components for a PV team that is going to the playoffs for the first time in 11 years. He...

PV senior reaches major milestone on senior night

PV senior reaches major milestone on senior night

Jake Aferiat, Sports Editor

February 1, 2017


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When Trent Shanley arrived at Pascack Valley his sophomore year, he wasn't expecting to have this much success. "I was nervous when I first came here because it's always a bit nerve-wracking playing for a new team," he said. "Luckily I got to practice with the team in the summer, and that helped me...

Wrestling team returns to playoffs

Wrestling team returns to playoffs

Jake Aferiat, Sports Editor

February 1, 2017


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Every match counts. That's Pascack Valley wrestling coach Tom Gallione's philosophy after missing out on the state playoffs each of the last 11 seasons. That mindset seems to have paid off, since for the first time in 11 seasons, PV's 13-5 record and at one time nine match win streak, propelled...

PV sports tweets this week

PV sports tweets this week

Noah Schwartz, Sports Writer

January 30, 2017


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Athlete of the Week: Kelly Petro

Athlete of the Week: Kelly Petro

Noah Schwartz, Sports Writer

January 27, 2017


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Name: Kelly Petro Sport: Girls Basketball Grade: Junior Position: Guard The lowdown: Petro recently verbally committed to the University Of Delaware on a basketball scholarship. She has been a key piece for a Pascack Valley team that is 16-0 on the year.   Coach’s Comment: “The thing that sta...

Former PV assistant’s future at Paramus uncertain

Former PV assistant’s future at Paramus uncertain

Jake Aferiat, Sports Editor

January 24, 2017


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Bill Weigel, a longtime Pascack Valley assistant, who last spring was hired by Paramus as the program's next head football coach had a tumultuous first season. Weigel guided the Spartans to a 4-3 record before being relieved of his duties midseason for allegedly verbally abusing a player, and consequently was charged with HIB, according to The Record.  Prior to taking the Paramus head coaching job, he served for thr...

PV Sports Tweets This Week

PV Sports Tweets This Week

Noah Schwartz, Sports Writer

January 23, 2017


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The Sidelines Ep.10 Season 2

January 20, 2017


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Athlete Of The Week – Matt Vasel

Athlete Of The Week – Matt Vasel

Noah Schwartz, Sports Writer

January 20, 2017


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Name: Matt Vasel Sport: Boys Basketball Grade: Senior Position: Shooting Guard The Lowdown: Vasel, a senior guard, scored 19 points in a win Tuesday over Ramapo and 31 points on Saturday in a double overtime win over DePaul Catholic. Coach’s Comment: “Matt has been phenomenal, first o...

Starting point guard to continue basketball career

Starting point guard to continue basketball career

Josh DeLuca, Sports Writer

January 19, 2017


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For Pascack Valley senior Legend Dominguez, playing college basketball has always been a dream. But he almost chose not to pursue that dream. “There was a point last year when I was strongly considering not playing basketball in college and maybe just going to a really good school,” PV’...

Bosco transfers set for debut

Bosco transfers set for debut

Jeremy Lesserson, Sports Writer

January 17, 2017


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The wait is finally over. The two Don Bosco transfers are finally getting their first shot on the wrestling mat Wednesday against Tenafly. The match is home at 7 p.m. The two wrestlers, sophomore Tommy Chiellini and senior Rob Arloro, were forced to sit out the mandatory 30 days per NJSIAA rule...

PV Sports Tweets This Week

PV Sports Tweets This Week

Noah Schwartz, Sports Writer

January 16, 2017


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