Kinnelon-Jefferson-Sparta 2022-23 season preview

KINNELON-JEFFERSON-SPARTA (KJS UNITED) Head coach: Jeff Myhren, 17th year (176-131-47) Division: Halvorsen Last year: KJS United finished 5-12-3, with a 3-4-2 record in the Halvorsen Division. It fell, 4-1 to Morristown in the semifinals of the Halvorsen Cup. Key losses: Mitchell Fradkin, D (2 g., 10 a.); Andy Stefancik, D. Top returning players: Dillon Fleksher,Continue reading “Kinnelon-Jefferson-Sparta 2022-23 season preview”

West Morris 2022-23 season preview

WEST MORRIS WOLFPACK Head coach: Phil Togno Division: Haas Last year: West Morris went through a breakout season, going 14-7-1 and defeating Mount Olive-Hopatcong-Hackettstown 2-1 for the Haas Cup title. It fell, 6-2, to Summit in the first round of the Public B state tournament. Key losses: Max Michalski, F (13 g., 19 a.); BenjaminContinue reading “West Morris 2022-23 season preview”

Pope John 2022-23 season preview

POPE JOHN LIONS Head coach: Ryan Brown, 16th year (183-120-42 career record) Division: Gordon Conference- National Division Last year: Pope John finished 7-10-7, with a 3-2-4 mark in the Gordon-National. It did not qualify for the Gordon Cup, but fell, 2-0 to St. Augustine in the Non-Public state tournament first round. Key losses: Jake Stevens,Continue reading “Pope John 2022-23 season preview”

Morristown-Beard girls 2022-23 season preview

MORRISTOWN-BEARD CRIMSON Head coach: Bruce Driver, 23rd season (325-81-20 career record) Division: NJIIHL Librera Division, also in the WIHLMA Last year: Morristown-Beard won the program’s second-straight NJSIAA state title, as it downed Princeton Day, 7-0, at Prudential Center in the final. It finished with a 17-3-1 record. Key losses: Leah Stecker, F (19 g., 20Continue reading “Morristown-Beard girls 2022-23 season preview”

Morristown-Beard 2022-23 season preview

MORRISTOWN-BEARD CRIMSON Head coach: Scott Greene, fifth year (53-31-6 career record) Division: Mennen Last year: Morristown-Beard went through an up-and-down season, finishing with a 14-12-1 record. It finished out the year strong, winning its final three regular season games to finish at .500 to qualify for the state tournament. It won the Mennen Cup withContinue reading “Morristown-Beard 2022-23 season preview”

Morris Knolls-Hills 2022-23 preview

MORRIS KNOLLS-MORRIS HILLS Head coach: Tim Kepler, seventh season (84-46-12 career record) Division: Mennen Last year: Morris Knolls-Hills had another strong year, as it finished with a 16-9-1 record. It went 6-1-1 in the Mennen Division, clinching its first regular season division title since 2016-17. It reached the Mennen Cup final, where it fell, 4-3Continue reading “Morris Knolls-Hills 2022-23 preview”

Park Regional 2022-23 season preview

PARK REGIONAL (HANOVER PARK/WHIPPANY PARK) Head coach: Tom Levis, 28th year (296 career victories) Division: Haas Last year: Park Regional finished 8-11-3 with a 4-4-2 Haas Division record. It fell, 3-0 to Mount Olive-Hopatcong-Hackettstown in the Haas Cup semifinals, before dropping a 3-0 decision to Tenafly-Cresskill in the Public C play-in round. Key losses: A.J.Continue reading “Park Regional 2022-23 season preview”

Vernon 2022-23 season preview

VERNON VIKINGS Head coach: Christian Conway, second season (9-11 career record). Division: Haas Last year: Vernon finished 9-11 overall with a 5-5 record in the Haas Division. It qualified for the Haas Cup in the final game of the regular season with a dramatic 5-4 win over West Morris, before falling to that same squad,Continue reading “Vernon 2022-23 season preview”

Madison 2022-23 season preview

MADISON DODGERS Head coach: Joe Cecala, third season (17-14-1 career record). Division: Halvorsen (moved from Mennen) Last year: Madison finished 5-12-1, and did not qualify for either the NJSIAA or Mennen Cup tournaments. It finished 1-7 in the Mennen Division, which was last place. Key losses: Cormac McNamara, F (10 g., 11 a.); Liam O’Hearen,Continue reading “Madison 2022-23 season preview”

Bernards-Somerville-Middlesex 2022-23 season preview

BERNARDS-SOMERVILLE-MIDDLESEX Head coach: Paul Manore, fifth season (29-37-8 career record). Division: Haas (moved from Charette) Last year: Bernards-Somerville-Middlesex finished 15-4-3, with a 6-0-2 mark in the Charette Division to finish in first place. It won the program’s second-straight Charette Cup title with a 4-2 win over High Point-Wallkill Valley-Kittatinny in the final. In the PublicContinue reading “Bernards-Somerville-Middlesex 2022-23 season preview”