Monthly Archives: January 2021

MANASQUAN… NEXT LEVEL!

Manasquan High School has been a state powerhouse since Lisa Kukoda took over the program. When she arrived, Manasquan was full of problems. Many believed the program had hit rock bottom. There seemed to be no way back. Well with … Continue reading

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DONAVAN CATHOLIC… WHY WAIT?

There is a storm brewing in Ocean County. That storm is called Donavan Catholic. Armed with a army of transfers and a returning roster of experienced players, Donavan Catholic is making it known there back. Before Manchester and Destiny Adams … Continue reading

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RED BANK REGIONAL… NO MORE FLOWERS!

The best rebuilding job in shore recent history will continue this year. RED BANK REGIONAL was everyone’s favorite team before John Truhan arrived. They were everyone’s homecoming game. The players were all considered GREAT KIDS. The parents were considered the … Continue reading

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ST. ROSE… WHO’S BUYING IN?

ST. ROSE more than any other program surprised everyone this fall. Many including yours truly expected St. Rose to be in a major rebuilding mode. But a few things happen this fall, first Abby Antognoli looked liked a player of … Continue reading

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MANCHESTER KNOWS THINGS ARE DIFFERENT 🏀🤫

Last year Manchester had high expectations. They were the defending SCT CHAMPS. They had a Division One point guard in Kameri REYNOLDS and a seasoned veteran in Serenity Anderson. They had what many believed was the best young backcourt, the … Continue reading

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RBC.. NOBODY WANTS TO SEE THE YANKEES WIN… 🏀

RED BANK CATHOLIC has been a state power for years. In many ways they are the gold standard for girls basketball. Joe Montano has won more SCT TITLES than any coach in the Shore. He is the winningest coach in … Continue reading

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RFH … the ones that matter!!

When Dave Callahan replaced one of the best coaches in girls basketball history in George Sourlis. He had to know his new job was not going to be easy. Coach Callahan was part of RUMSON FAIR HAVEN BOYS TEAM that … Continue reading

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HOLMDEL HAS ALL THE PIECES IN PLACE!!!

Next week high school practices across the state will begin. Everyone will start out the same way… undefeated with hopes and dreams of making something special happen. The reality is many teams simply do not have all the pieces to … Continue reading

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RANNEY WILL START OVER NEXT WEEK… AGAIN!

For years Ranney High School has been an afterthought in the Shore Conference. They’ve never had year round basketball players. They’ve rarely had players play at the next level. Division one players was not even a thought. Ranney was content … Continue reading

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MY RANT: One Chance to get it RIGHT🙏🏀💪

In many cities and states across the country, high school basketball has been canceled. New York and Pennsylvania have no plans as of now to resume basketball anytime soon. New Jersey sits in the middle of these two states and … Continue reading

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CORE SKILLS DAY ONE RECAP🏀💪

Yesterday Core Skills Winter training kicked off and to nobody’s surprise, some of the most talented 7th and 8th graders showed up. Core Skills has served as a measuring stick for many future stars over the years. If one thing … Continue reading

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