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    The Football Fix: Quick and Cavallo (8/31/15)

    Mike Quick and Jimmy Cavallo take a look around the Tri-State and tackle some of the biggest storylines entering the football season.

    Roxbury has its sights set on MetLife

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    • Sep 1, 2015

    With a core group of seniors returning, the Gaels of Roxbury have set the bar high entering the new season.

    The Pride of the Paladins

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    • Sep 1, 2015

    MSG Varsity's Jimmy Cavallo sits down with the No. 1 recruit in the country, Rashan Gary

    Parsippany Hills eyes back-to-back titles

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    • Sep 1, 2015

    Parsippany Hills won their first state championship last season. Now, in 2015 they are looking to prove that last season was no fluke.

    NJ Camp Confidential: Keyport

    Familiar veterans like Desmond Underwood and Ky'Sun Pryor are among the slew of returning starters and, coupled with a renovated facility, give Keyport a new and exciting outlook on 2015.

    NJ Camp Confidential: Verona

    The Hillbillies graduated talented QB Frank Ferrari, but return Nick DePaul, Sean Crawford, Mark Riggio, Sam Cummings and numerous other defensive standouts from their 11-0 team

    Top 125 Players to Watch: Shore/Central Jersey

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    • Aug 31, 2015

    The 2015 football season is only days away. Here are the guys we should be keeping our eyes at the Shore and Central Jersey

    NJ Camp Confidential: Southern

    Active two-way impact players like Pat Walker and Joe Miele aim to guide Southern back to the post-season

    The Football Fix: Preview Show (8/31/15)

    The Football Fix goes around the Tri-State area to preview each region's upcoming football season.

    Top 125 Players FB to Watch in North Jersey

    The 2015 football season is only days away. Here are the top guys we should be keeping our eyes on in North Jersey

    The Football Fix: New Jersey Preview (8/31/15)

    The Football Fix previews the upcoming season in New Jersey state football. Lou Brogno, Mike Kinney and Gregg Lerner give their insight into everything happing in New Jersey.

    NJ Camp Confidential: Wall

    Coming off a 3-7 showing in '14, the Crimson Knights have all the trimmings of a team ready to make a rise

    NJ Camp Confidential: Hackensack

    1,000-yard rusher Justin Marin, sack leader Winston Solomon and two-way athlete Tommy Smith are among the many veteran standouts from Comets' 9-2 squad in 2014

    NJ Camp Confidential: Bergen Catholic

    Tennessee-bound QB Jarrett Guarantano, Sal Mauro, Gene Coleman and Emmanuel Appiah lead an experienced club looking to bring BC its first state title since 2004

    NJ Camp Confidential: Pequannock

    The Golden Panthers went 9-2 last season behind a senior-dominated offense. And while that experience will be hard to replace, Pequannock does have speed and depth that raises optimism for another strong campaign

    NJ Camp Confidential: Pope John

    Young Pope John squad confident heading into the 2015 season.

    NJ Camp Confidential: West Essex

    Knights, 6-5 last year, look for improved showing in challenging SEC-American behind senior-driven squad

    NJ Camp Confidential: Middletown South

    Deep on experience and talent, the Eagles look to build a championship campaign around a host of tested veterans

    NJ Camp Confidential: Seton Hall Prep

    The Pirates enter the 2015 under the direction of first-year head coach Vito Campanile and also in the capable hands of senior QB Zach Keller

    NJ Camp Confidential: River Dell

    The 8-4 Golden Hawks look to return to another North Jersey, Section 1, Group 3 final behind veterans Connolly, Connell, Choi, Bousada and McMahon

    NJ Camp Confidential: Brick

    The Green Dragons, under first-year coach Len Zdanowicz, face the challenge of replacing some staples in the lineup but still have plenty of experience and depth

    NJ Camp Confidential: Roxbury

    With a wealth of veterans returning, the Gaels are aiming for a state title after falling in the semis last season

    NJ Camp Confidential: Elizabeth

    Kyron Paige, Jahmin Muse, Wakeem Brooks and Malachi Mathis are among the returning standouts from a 9-3 Elizabeth team that reached its second sectional final in three years

    NJ Camp Confidential: Freehold Boro

    The Colonials, who posted their first winning season since 2010, seek to continue their upward trend by counting on Jake Curry, Ashante Worthy, Jamel Smith-Rush and other two-way impact performers

    NJ Camp Confidential: Jackson Memorial

    Built on its wealth of athleticism and industrious blue-collar style, the defending Central Jersey, Group 4 champion has regained a subtle swagger synonymous with the state’s elite programs.

    NJ Camp Confidential: Parsippany Hills

    The Vikings snapped up the North Jersey, Section 2, Group 3 championship in 2014 with freshman QB Nick Verducci steering the offense. Repeating would be a huge challenge, but one hard-working Par Hills seems eager to accept

    NJ Camp Confidential: Piscataway

    The 2014 Chiefs were typically solid at 9-2, but fell to Elizabeth in the North Jersey, Section 2, Group 5 semifinals.They look to take that extra step in '15

    NJ Camp Confidential: Metuchen

    The 6-4 Bulldogs produced their first above-.500 season in five years, and now look to build upon that with experience on both sides of the football

    NJ Camp Confidential: Matawan

    Riding the big arm of sophomore QB George Pearson, versatility of Shawn Ramcheran and passionate work of LB Aliem Shaw, the defending Central Jersey, Group 3 champion is geared up to defend its crown

    The Football Fix (8/19/2015)

    Get your fill of tri-state area high school football news all summer with updates on 7-on-7s, camps and all-star games, plus interviews, features, recruiting news and more. Check out the latest episode of "The Football Fix."

    NJ Camp Confidential: Paramus Catholic

    Defensive lineman Rashan Gary, the nation's No. 1 recruit, running backs Ahmad Thomas and Alijah Jackson and wide receiver Donald Stewart steer the talented Paladins into the 2015 campaign

    NJ Camp Confidential: New Milford

    LAST SEASON: 6-4 (Missed playoffs)

    NJ Camp Confidential: Central Regional

    The Road Warriors of '14 who went 8-3 while playing their first 10 games as the away team on the scoreboard, the Golden Eagles have plenty of experience to build upon that success, including 2,000-yard rusher Mike Bickford

    NJ Camp Confidential: Ocean Twp.

    The Spartans adapted without the late-season presence of RB Tyler Thompson, springing a first-round upset in CJ Gr. 3. With the explosive senior recovered from a broken leg and primed to join QB Kenny Pickett and WR Joey Aldarelli, Ocean is a legitimate contender for the crown

    Scrimmage Report: Montclair, Elizabeth, RBC, Pope John

    MSGVarsity's John Malone took in the quad scrimmage at Montclair featuring the Mounties, Elizabeth, Red Bank Catholic, and Pope John.

    NJ Camp Confidential: Keansburg

    A year older, wiser and unified, the Titans aim to make significant strides under first-year coach John Bird to shed any lingering images from last year's 1-9 showing

    NJ Camp Confidential: Cedar Grove

    The Panthers look to rebound from an uncustomary losing season behind a veteran club led by Nick Zecchino, Dominick Ferrara, Michael Slattery and Christian Werndly

    NJ Camp Confidential: Marlboro

    Anxious to snap an 11-game losing streak, the Mustangs feature some established experience in key spots, including versatile Tyler Tanen, and have installed some wrinkles on defense to improve in the rugged Shore Conference, A North.

    The Football Fix (8/21/14)

    Host Kevin Devaney Jr. keeps you updated on the latest summer football happenings with highlights, camp reports, features, interviews and lots more from our regional experts on the tri-state's best high school players and teams.

    Tri-State Football Top 25 (11/11/14)

    High school football expert Mike Quick presents his weekly Tri-State Top 25 football poll and breaks it down with partner in crime Jimmy Cavallo. Who will be No. 1 this week? Watch every Tuesday to find out.

    NJ Camp Confidential: Wayne Valley

    Wayne Valley looks to improve on its .500 season from a year ago with a strong nucleus returning.

    NJ Camp Confidential: Hopatcong

    Jake Dorman, Vince Giordano and Jake Wilkerson lead an experienced Hopatcong club that expects to return to the NJSIAA playoffs after a one-year absence

    NJ Camp Confidential: Rumson-Fair Haven

    The Bulldogs may have bid farewell to Charlie Volker, the program's all-time leading rusher, but they have more than enough experience on both sides of the ball to make a run at a third straight Central Jersey, Group 2 crown

    NJ Camp Confidential: Wayne Hills

    The Patriots are hoping to return to championship form this year and start with an interesting game on the road in North Carolina.

    NJ Camp Confidential: Lakewood

    The Piners have two huge holes to fill with the graduation of influential figures Chapelle Cook and Datrell Reed but return explosive Amir Tyler and anchor Elijah Gill at the line of scrimmage

    NJ football: Shore Conference scrimmage schedule

    A working schedule of the upcoming scrimmages leading into the opening weekend

    NJ Camp Confidential: Old Bridge

    The Knights have averaged seven wins over the past three seasons, but were hit fairly hard by graduation.They look to continue the success with the leadership of Jake Esposito, Nick Sodano, T.J. Townsend, Tru Stell and Mike Albarno

    NJ Camp Confidential: Hanover Park

    The Hornets graduated versatile QB Christian Bassolino from a 6-4 squad, but could compensate early with a gritty defense led by Anthony Olivieri, Mike Centanni and Tomasz Radomski

    NJ Camp Confidential: Ramapo

    The Raiders are openly talking about a state championship, which they last won in 2012

    NJ Camp Confidential: Old Tappan

    The Golden Knights have their sights set high as a veteran team enters the 2015 season

    NJ Camp Confidential: Freehold Twp.

    Clear the flight deck because new coach Cory Davies plans to install his Air Raid offense in hopes of helping Patriots soar

    NJ Camp Confidential: Howell

    After suffering a six-game losing streak, the Rebels finished strong, winning two of their final three and buidling some momentum heading into '15

    The Football Fix (8/12/2015)

    Get your fill of tri-state area high school football news all summer with updates on 7-on-7s, camps and all-star games, plus interviews, features, recruiting news and more. Check out the latest episode of "The Football Fix."

    NJ Players to Watch: Rashan Gary, Paramus Catholic

    The five-star defensive lineman racked up 14 sacks last autumn to help Paramus Catholic (9-2) to the Non-Public, Group 4 final, where it lost to St. Peter's Prep. This year, Gary hopes to complete the job

    NJ Camp Confidential: Bernards

    Hard-nosed fullback/linebacker Sebastian Sanchez leads a Mountaineer squad that has averaged just under eight wins over the past three seasons and appears to have the talent and depth to continue that success

    Put A Face On It! (Bergen Catholic vs. St. Joe's - Montvale) 10/16/14

    The amazing Mike Quick makes his picks, offers his unique insights and gets you pumped for the biggest matchups in tri-state high school football this weekend. Get your headphones out for this one.

    NJ Camp Confidential: Neptune

    The Scarlet Fliers posted an 8-3 mark last fall with a heavy senior presence and limited fanfare that didn't give them their proper due

    NJ Camp Confidential: DePaul Catholic

    The defending Non-Public Group 2 state champions return some of the best talent in the entire state, including arguably the best running back in the country, Kareem Walker.

    NJ Player to Watch: Kareem Walker, DePaul

    Kareem Walker, rated the No. 1 running back in the country by most national outlets, returns to DePaul for his senior season as the Spartans look to make noise in the Big North - United division.

    NJ Camp Confidential: Montclair

    The Mounties have inexperience at several key spots, but also ample athletic ability, depth and a big reputation to uphold as three-time defending champion in North Jersey, Section 1, Group 5

    NJ Camp Confidential: Manalapan

    The Braves, who won their first sectional title in '14, set to defend the crown with a new cast loaded with familiar names

    Memorable Mondays: Top 5 NJ teams to watch in 2015-16

    Our final Memorable Mondays of the summer looks forward to the new year and the five teams to watch across all three seasons.

    NJ Camp Confidential: St. Peter's Prep

    The Marauders graduated a copiously gifted senior class, but appear to possess enough returning talent and depth to compete once again for the No. 1 position in the Tri-State Top 25

    NJ Camp Confidential: Red Bank Catholic

    Coming off their first championship season since 1976, the Caseys feature a solid nucleus to build upon in defense of the Non-Public Group 3 title

    Manalapan line aims to lead Braves to State Title repeat

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    • Aug 7, 2015

    After winning their first state title in school history, Manalapan will look to repeat behing the strength of the linemen.

    NJ Camp Confidential: Mountain Lakes

    The Herd begins the 2015 season with a state-leading 24-game winning streak, but also with many starting positions to fill. In other words, business as usual for Mountain Lakes

    NJ Players to Watch: Jordan Fuller, Old Tappan

    An injury-plagued junior year didn't stop Jordan Fuller from continuing to impress those around the Garden State with a few monster performances.

    Shore Conference football: Pre-season primer

    A look at the coaching changes, players to watch and college commitments leading into pre-season camps

    The Football Fix (8/5/2015)

    Get your fill of tri-state area high school football news all summer with updates on 7-on-7s, camps and all-star games, plus interviews, features, recruiting news and more. Check out the latest episode of "The Football Fix."

    NJ Players to Watch: Jovani Haskins, Bergenfield

    The 6-4, 235-pound standout guided Bergenfield's football team last fall to its first playoff appearance since 1989 and then steered the basketball squad to its first state championship in 69 years four months later

    Put A Face On It! (William Floyd vs. Lindenhurst) 11/6/14

    The amazing Mike Quick makes his picks, offers his unique insights and gets you pumped for the biggest matchups in tri-state high school football this weekend. Get your headphones out for this one.

    Put A Face On It! (Stepinac vs. St. Anthony's) 10/16/14

    The amazing Mike Quick makes his picks, offers his unique insights and gets you pumped for the biggest matchups in tri-state high school football this weekend. Get your headphones out for this one.

    Kevin Devaney Jr. 1-on-1 with Bergen Catholic's Jarrett Guarantano

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    • Jul 31, 2015

    MSG Varsity's Kevin Devaney Jr. sits down with Bergen Catholic's Jarrett Guarantano to talk about his college commitment, the off-season and the Crusader's upcoming season

    NJ Players to Watch: Jarrett Guarantano, Bergen Catholic

    The Tri-State's most highly-touted quarterback is out to live up to the hype this fall

    Marlboro reloading again with same goals

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    • Jul 30, 2015

    After winning its 4th straight Section 9, Class B title the expectations remain extremeley high for Marlboro football, despite several new players at key positions.

    The Football Fix (7/29/2015)

    Get your fill of tri-state area high school football news all summer with updates on 7-on-7s, camps and all-star games, plus interviews, features, recruiting news and more. Check out the latest episode of "The Football Fix."

    Ciccotelli, SJV part ways

    St. John Vianney begins search for new football coach after informing players' parents Mark Ciccotelli is no longer with program

    The Football Fix (7/22/2015)

    Get your fill of tri-state area high school football news all summer with updates on 7-on-7s, camps and all-star games, plus interviews, features, recruiting news and more. Check out the latest episode of "The Football Fix."

    Put A Face On It! (Connetquot vs. Longwood) 10/9/14

    The amazing Mike Quick makes his picks, offers his unique insights and gets you pumped for the biggest matchups in tri-state high school football this weekend. Get your headphones out for this one.

    Put A Face On It! (Freeport vs. Baldwin) 10/16/14

    The amazing Mike Quick makes his picks, offers his unique insights and gets you pumped for the biggest matchups in tri-state high school football this weekend. Get your headphones out for this one.

    Spring Valley Lineman Challenge (7/18/15)

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    • Jul 19, 2015

    The Spring Valley Lineman Challenge offers a chance for the interior players in the Tri-State to compete in their own summer competition.

    Put A Face On It! (Brien McMahon vs. Stamford) 10/16/14

    The amazing Mike Quick makes his picks, offers his unique insights and gets you pumped for the biggest matchups in tri-state high school football this weekend. Get your headphones out for this one.

    New Rochelle takes Spring Valley lineman challenge

    New Rochelle won three events and was the runner-up in three others as the Huguenots took their second title in the three years in the Spring Valley Lineman Challenge.

    Snapple Bowl 22 (7/16/15)

    MSG Varsity's John Malone is at Kean University for Snapple Bowl 22

    Fee, Wilson, Gilmore propel Middlesex past Union

    Chase Fee of Spotswood rushed for two touchdowns to garner MVP honors while Kayshawn Wilson of Middlesex and Jamil Gilmore of Piscataway anchored a stingy defense that guided Middlesex to a 33-13 win in the 22d Snapple Bowl Thursday in Union

    Middlesex seeks fourth straight Snapple Bowl win

    Recently graduated stars from Middlesex and Union square off at Snapple Bowl XXII at 7 p.m. Thursday at Kean University

    The Football Fix (7/15/2015)

    Get your fill of tri-state area high school football news all summer with updates on 7-on-7s, camps and all-star games, plus interviews, features, recruiting news and more. Check out the latest episode of "The Football Fix."

    Put A Face On It! (Rye vs. Yorktown) 11/6/14

    The amazing Mike Quick makes his picks, offers his unique insights and gets you pumped for the biggest matchups in tri-state high school football this weekend. Get your headphones out for this one.

    Memorable Mondays: Top 5 NJ exciting endings

    MSG Varsity ranks the best finishes from the 2014-15 school year in the New Jersey region

    The Football Fix (7/8/2015)

    Get your fill of tri-state area high school football news all summer with updates on 7-on-7s, camps and all-star games, plus interviews, features, recruiting news and more.

    Year in Review: New Jersey football

    The 2015 New Jersey football season is quickly approaching, but first we look back at the year that was in Garden State football from 2014.

    Jackson Liberty's Jordan Billups INT vs. Lakewood

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    • Sep 1, 2015

    Jackson Liberty's Jordan Billups INT vs. Lakewood

    Phil Simms Classic Highlights: South 23, North 21

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    • Jun 30, 2015

    June 30, 2015: Watch a complete game recap of the Phil Simms NJ North/South All-Star Football Classic.

    Mota's three field goals lift South in Simms Classic

    Vincente Mota booted a career-high 45-yard field goal and two from 37 yards out to send the South to its second straight win, 23-21, in the 37th Phil Simms North-South High School All-Star Football Classic Monday in Union.

    Memorable Mondays: Top 5 NJ individual performances

    The 2014-15 school year saw a host of teams that left their mark on the high school sports landscape. Here's a look at the top 5 individual performances from the year.

    Linden's Dolbrice to lead North in Phil Simms Classic

    Juwan Dolbrice has led his Tigers to state championships in football and basketball. He gets one final opportunity to represent Linden at the Phil Simms North-South High School All-Star Football Classic Monday at Kean University

    Third Basilone Bowl on tap Thursday night

    Somerset County senior grid standouts will close out their high school careers in the third Gunnery Sgt. John Basilone Bowl 7 p.m. Thursday at Somerville High's Brooks Field

    Memorable Mondays: NJ's Top five Teams of 2014-15 (6/22/15)

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    • Jun 22, 2015

    Every Monday this summer we take a look back at what the 2014-15 season had to offer. This Monday we take a look at the top five teams of the season in the Garden State.

    Memorable Mondays: Top 5 NJ teams of 2014-15

    The 2014-15 school year saw a host of teams that left their mark on the high school sports landscape. Here's a look at the top 5 teams in New Jersey from this past campaign.

    Karcich guides South to 21-10 win in Bergen County All-Star Game

    The legendary Bergen Catholic and St. Joe’s Regional coach Tony Karcich added one more milestone to his historic career and helped guide the South to a 21-10 win over the North in the Bergen County All-Star Game.

    Robinson, Williams rally East to Robeson Classic win

    Montclair linebacker Kevin Robinson intercepted two passes in the second half, one for a touchdown, and East Orange QB Devante Williams threw for the go-ahead score as the East erased an 8-0 halftime deficit for a 28-8 victory

    22nd Paul Robeson All-Star Classic kicks off Tuesday

    Zaire Fogle of Shabazz,Tyraiq Beals of East Orange Campus and Kevin Robinson of Montclair look to send the East to its 19th title in this 22nd rendition of the Paul Robeson All-Star Football Classic Tuesday night in East Orange

    Put A Face On It! (St. Anthony's vs. Iona Prep) 10/9/14

    The amazing Mike Quick makes his picks, offers his unique insights and gets you pumped for the biggest matchups in tri-state high school football this weekend. Get your headphones out for this one.

    Put A Face On It! (DePaul vs. St. Joes - Montvale) 10/23/14

    The amazing Mike Quick makes his picks, offers his unique insights and gets you pumped for the biggest matchups in tri-state high school football this weekend. Get your headphones out for this one.

    Highlights: Union City 37, North Bergen 14 (10/10/14)

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    • Sep 1, 2015

    Highlights of Union City's 37-14 win over Hudson County rival North Bergen.

    Jarrett Guarantano chooses Tennessee (4/15/15)

    Bergen Catholic quarterback Jarrett Guarantano makes his college decision between Rutgers, Ohio State and Tennessee

    Jackson Liberty's Ryan Brennan with interception vs. Lakewood

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    • Sep 1, 2015

    Jackson Liberty's Ryan Brennan with interception vs. Lakewood

    Put A Face On It! (Arlington vs. John Jay-EF) 11/6/14

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    Put A Face On It! (Ardsley vs. Lourdes) 10/9/14

    The amazing Mike Quick makes his picks, offers his unique insights and gets you pumped for the biggest matchups in tri-state high school football this weekend. Get your headphones out for this one.

    Put A Face On It! (Don Bosco Prep vs. Paramus Catholic) 10/9/14

    The amazing Mike Quick makes his picks, offers his unique insights and gets you pumped for the biggest matchups in tri-state high school football this weekend. Get your headphones out for this one.

    Vito Campanile named football coach at Seton Hall Prep

    Campanile is picked to replace John Finnegan after guiding Westwood to a 41-7 record in six seasons and to the last two championships in North Jersey, Section 1, Group 2

    Put A Face On It! (New Canaan vs. St. Joe's Trumbull) 10/30/14

    Description: The amazing Mike Quick makes his picks, offers his unique insights and gets you pumped for the biggest matchups in tri-state high school football this weekend. Get your headphones out for this one.

    Put A Face On It! (Dewitt Clinton vs. Lincoln) 10/23/14

    The amazing Mike Quick makes his picks, offers his unique insights and gets you pumped for the biggest matchups in tri-state high school football this weekend. Get your headphones out for this one.

    Put A Face On It! (Linden vs. Elizabeth) 11/6/14

    The amazing Mike Quick makes his picks, offers his unique insights and gets you pumped for the biggest matchups in tri-state high school football this weekend. Get your headphones out for this one.

    Put A Face On It! (DePaul Catholic vs. Bergen Catholic) 10/9/14

    The amazing Mike Quick makes his picks, offers his unique insights and gets you pumped for the biggest matchups in tri-state high school football this weekend. Get your headphones out for this one.

    Highlights: South Brunswick 34, Old Bridge 14 (9/27/14)

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    • Sep 1, 2015

    Highlights of South Brunswick's 34-14 win over Old Bridge.

    Finnegan retires as Seton Hall Prep football coach

    Longtime head coach compiled a 193-99-1 record in a combined 29 seasons at Seton Hall Prep and Immaculate Conception in Montclair. His IC Lions won state titles in 1994 and '98

    Kroeger, Gordinier head RBC Signing Day cast

    Ryan Kroeger, a bruising two-way lineman, and Jamie Gordinier, a punishing outside linebacker, were among a number of Red Bank Catholic seniors who convened on Wednesday to make the college plans official.

    Caggiano among deep Signing Day lineup at Manalapan

    Five vital pieces to Manalapan's Central Jersey, Group 5 title team signed or reaffirmed the college commitments on Wednesday

    MSGV 360 (9/12/14)

    See everything that's happening on MSG Varsity in 3 minutes with news, highlights, interviews and social media updates. Watch MSGV 360 each day to see what we're talking about and who we're covering. Hosted by Amanda Pugliese.

    Saint Peter's Prep Signing Day

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    • Feb 4, 2015

    A preview of Saint Peter's Prep signing day where some of the nations top high school athletes made their college decision.

    Don Bosco Prep sends off 25 student-athletes

    The Ironmen had 11 football players sign National Letters of Intent on Wednesday and 14 other student-athletes joined the festivities with their future college plans.

    MSG Varsity's National Signing Day 2015 coverage

    Find out what MSG Varsity has in store for NSD 2015 coverage.

    Cook, Reed part of emotional Signing Day at Lakewood

    Chapelle Cook inked with Temple and Datrell Reed signed with Villanova but the Piner pair were lauded for their exemplary work ethic in a moving ceremony at Lakewood

    Quick Hits - Signing Day Special (2/4/2015)

    MSG Varsity's high school experts Mike Quick and Jimmy Cavallo fill you in on where the top football stars will be attending college next Fall. Find out which local standouts you'll see on the college gridiron for years to come.

    Hansen, six others sign for Paramus Catholic

    Paramus Catholic held a ceremony for seven seniors, who signed National Letters of Intent, including quarterback Willy Hansen.

    First-game loss sparked Montclair to 3rd straight title

    Montclair's Josh Allen (Kentucky), Krys Diaz (Robert Morris), Chris Mangrum (American International) and Chanse Riley (Bucknell) all signed National Letters of Intent Wednesday, two months after steering the Mounties to a third straight state championship

    St. Peter's Prep Signing Day

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    • Feb 4, 2015

    MSG Varsity's Dan Exter is at St. Peter's Prep as he talks to some of the top high school recruits in the nation about their college commitments

    St. Peter's Prep stars take their next big steps

    Brandon Wimbush (Notre Dame), Minkah Fitzpatrick (Alabama), Jordan Fox (Stanford), Corey Caddle (Fordham)and Dave Tolentino (Navy) were among eight Marauders to sign National Letters of Intent Tuesday in Jersey City.

    2014-15 New Jersey college commitment list

    Find out where high school athletes in your area will be playing their college sports.

    Quick Hits - New Jersey Non-Public (11/10/14)

    MSG Varsity's high school experts Mike Quick and Jimmy Cavallo look back at the best of the best from the week in New Jersey non-public high school football, with highlights to get you caught up and analysis to get the debates going.

    #Championships: Decorated by MSG Varsity

    Several 2013-2014 CHSAA champions do a little remodeling of the MSG Varsity offices to show off their school’s hardware.

    Matawan's LC Pearson hits Shawn Ramcheran for 21-yd TD vs. Raritan

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    • Sep 1, 2015

    Matawan's LC Pearson hits Shawn Ramcheran for 21-yd TD vs. Raritan

    MSG Varsity 10 Best Episode 2

    MSG Varsity 10 Best celebrates the incredible plays, moments and accomplishments delivered by high school student athletes from around the Tri-State. Find out who made our countdown, and can be called one of MSG Varsity 10 Best!

    No. 1 Roselle Catholic roars past No. 2 St. Patrick's

    Isaiah Briscoe and Chris Silva once again led Roselle Catholic past a highly-regarded opponent as the Lions closed the third quarter on a 10-0 run to pull away from The Patrick School

    Lakewood QB Chapelle Cook 1 yd TD vs. Jackson Liberty

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    • Sep 1, 2015

    Lakewood QB Chapelle Cook 1 yd TD vs. Jackson Liberty

    Neptune QB Royal Moore 3-yard TD run

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    • Sep 1, 2015

    Neptune QB Royal Moore 3-yard TD run

    MSG Varsity 10 Best Episode 1

    MSG Varsity 10 Best celebrates the incredible plays, moments and accomplishments delivered by high school student athletes from around the Tri-State. Find out who made our countdown, and can be called one of MSG Varsity 10 Best!

    Put A Face On It (12/18/14)

    The amazing Mike Quick makes his picks, offers his unique insights and gets you pumped for the biggest matchups in tri-state high school football this weekend.

    2014 All-Metro Football Special

    Mike Quick and Jimmy Cavallo unveil MSG Varsity's fifth annual All-Metro First and Second Teams, honoring the best high school football players in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut. Find out who made the list!

    2014 All-Metro Football Second Team

    MSG Varsity honors the members of its 2014 All-Metro Football Second Team. Congratulations to all.

    2014 All-Metro Football First Team

    MSG Varsity presents the fifth annual All-Metro Football Team, honoring the best players by position in the tri-state area

    2014 All-Metro Football Honorable Mention

    The following players received strong consideration for our 2014 All-Metro Football Teams. Congratulations to all for outstanding seasons.

    Final Tri-State Top 25 football poll (12/16)

    It has come to an end. Who makes the cut in our final Tri-State Top 25 poll? Find out now.

    Final Small School 15 football poll (12/16)

    Who made the final Small School 15 football poll? Mike Quick lets us know.

    Tri-State Football Top 25 (12/16/14)

    High school football expert Mike Quick presents his weekly Tri-State Top 25 football poll and breaks it down with partner in crime Jimmy Cavallo. Who will be No. 1 this week? Watch every Tuesday to find out.

    Tri-State Small School Top 15 (12/16/14)

    It's time to give the little guys some love. Mike Quick and Jimmy Cavallo present our weekly Tri-State Small School 15 football poll, saluting the best teams we don't hear about often. Tune in every Tuesday to see who's battled their way to the top of our list.

    2014 All-New Jersey Football Team

    MSG Varsity reveals the All-New Jersey football team for the 2014 season in the Garden State.

    Quick Hits - New Jersey Non-Public (11/3/14)

    MSG Varsity's high school experts Mike Quick and Jimmy Cavallo look back at the best of the best from the week in New Jersey non-public high school football, with highlights to get you caught up and analysis to get the debates going.

    Put A Face On It! (12/11/14)

    The amazing Mike Quick makes his picks, offers his unique insights and gets you pumped for the biggest matchups in tri-state high school football this weekend. Get your headphones out for this one.

    Put A Face On It! (Delbarton vs. Poly Prep) 11/6/14

    The amazing Mike Quick makes his picks, offers his unique insights and gets you pumped for the biggest matchups in tri-state high school football this weekend. Get your headphones out for this one.

    Tri-State Football Top 25 (12/9/14)

    High school football expert Mike Quick presents his weekly Tri-State Top 25 football poll and breaks it down with partner in crime Jimmy Cavallo. Who will be No. 1 this week? Watch every Tuesday to find out.

    Tri-State Top 25 football poll (12/9)

    St. Peter's remains No. 1 after winning their first championship since 2005. Who else makes the cut? Mike Quick lets us know.

    Tri-State Small School 15 (12/9/14)

    It's time to give the little guys some love. Mike Quick and Jimmy Cavallo present our weekly Tri-State Small School 15 football poll, saluting the best teams we don't hear about often. Tune in every Tuesday to see who's battled their way to the top of our list.

    Final power rankings: NJ football (12/9)

    The 2014 season has its final bow on it with St. Peter's Prep at the top of the MSG Varsity power rankings. Find out who climbed all the way to No. 2 and the rest of the NJ Top 15 and NJ Small School Top 10 rankings.

    Tri-State Small School 15 (12/9)

    Westwood extended its winning streak to 18 games after beating Waldwick/Midland Park. Who will follow the Cardinals in the Tri-State Small School 15? Find out now

    Quick Hits - New Jersey Public (12/8/14)

    MSG Varsity's high school experts Mike Quick and Jimmy Cavallo look back at the best of the best from the week in New Jersey public high school football, with highlights to get you caught up and analysis to get the debates going.

    Highlights: Red Bank Catholic 45, Delbarton 20

    Highlights of Red Bank Catholic's 45-20 win over Delbarton in the Non-Public, Group 3 title game.

    Hahn guides RBC past Delbarton for Non-Public 3 title

    Junior QB Eddie Hahn was nearly flawless while engineering an explosive offense that sparked Red Bank Catholic to a 45-20 victory over Delbarton and its first championship since 1976

    Highlights: Mountain Lakes 36, Lincoln 28

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    • Dec 8, 2014

    Highlights of Mountain Lakes 36-28 win over Lincoln

    Highlights: Linden 27, Elizabeth 20

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    • Dec 8, 2014

    Highlights of Linden's 27-20 win over Elizabeth in the North 2, Group 5 title game

    Quick Hits - New Jersey Non-Public (12/8/14)

    MSG Varsity's high school experts Mike Quick and Jimmy Cavallo look back at the best of the best from the week in New Jersey non-public high school football, with highlights to get you caught up and analysis to get the debates going.

    Highlights: DePaul 42, Holy Spirit 0

    Highlights of DePaul's 42-0 victory over Holy Spirit in the Non-Public, Group 2 final.

    Highlights: Jackson Memorial 21, Middletown South 18

    Highlights of Jackson Memorials 21-18 victory over Middletown South in the Central Jersey, Group 4 final.

    Postgame: Westwood's Campanile, Borgersen, Gallagher

    Westwood coach Vito Campanile and seniors Nolan Borgersen and Brandon Gallagher talk about defeating Waldwick in the North 1, Group 2 championship game.

    Postgame: DePaul's Walker and Adzima

    DePaul's Kareem Walker and Ryan Adzima talk about winning the Non-Public, Group 2 championship.

    Postgame: Shore Regional's Kyle Masica, Doug Goldsmith

    Post game: Shore Regional's Kyle Masica, Doug Goldsmith

    Photos: Lincoln vs Mountain Lakes football

    Mountain Lakes tops Lincoln for the North 2, Group 2 title, 36-28

    Highlights: Shabazz 14, Dunellen 6

    Highlights: Shabazz 14, Dunellen 6 in the North 2, Group 1 championship

    Highlights: Westwood 21, Waldwick 7 (12/6/14)

    Highlights from Westwood's win over Waldwick in the North 1, Group 2 Finals.

    Highlights: St. Joseph (Hamm.) 55, St. Anthony 0

    Highlights: St. Joseph (Hamm.) 55, St. Anthony 0

    Dolbrice kick return, pick carry Linden past Elizabeth

    Juwan Dolbrice scored on a 75-yard kick return with 2:36 to play to snap a tie and intercepted a pass in the end zone in the closing seconds to help Linden defeat archrival Elizabeth, 27-20, for the North Jersey, Section 2, Group 5 crown

    Highlights: Rumson-Fair Haven 21, Delaware Valley 0

    Highlights: Rumson-Fair Haven 21, Delaware Valley 0 in Central Group 2 final

    Photos: Linden vs Elizabeth football - North 2, Group 5 title

    Linden defeats Elizabeth 27-20.

    Photos: DePaul Catholic vs. Holy Spirit football

    DePaul Catholic won the game by a score of 42-0.

    Highlights: Pascack Valley 22, Paramus 6 (12/6/14)

    Highlights from Pascack Valley's win over Paramus in the North 1, Group IV Championship game.

    Highlights: Shore Regional 42, South Hunterdon 12

    Highlights: Shore Regional 42, South Hunterdon 12

    Photos: Delbarton vs Red Bank Catholic football

    Red Bank Catholic defeats Delbarton by the score of 45-20

    Postgame: Jackson Memorial's DeMaio

    Jackson Memorial quarterback Joe DeMaio talks about his teams victory in the Central Jersey, Group 4 championship.

    Jackson withstands late rally to outlast Middletown South

    Jackson overcame some harrowing moments down the stretch to edge the Eagles, 21-18, for the Central Jersey, Group 4 crown, its first since 2005

    Verducci, Gallego lead Parsippany Hills to first title

    Parsippany Hills was able to withstand Cranford’s comeback attempt and had one final goal line stand that will forever be remembered in school history, to win its first North Jersey Section 2, Group 3 championship 20-13.

    Volker, Waters steer Rumson to second straight title

    Charlie Volker rushed for 157 yards and one touchdown and Matt Waters defined his team's will and opportunism with a long punt return for a TD in Rumson-Fair Haven's 21-0 win over Delaware Valley for the Central Jersey, Group 2 title

    Photos: Parsippany Hills vs Cranford football

    North 2 Group 3 championship - Parsippany Hills tops Cranford, 20-13.

    Smith, Frawley steer Mt. Lakes to second straight crown

    Quarterback Brad Smith rushed for 106 yards and three touchdowns and Bobby Frawley picked up 117 yards and scored once as Mountain Lakes extended its state-leading winning streak to 24 games with a 36-28 win over Lincoln in North Jersey, Section 2, Group 2

    Postgame: Shabazz's Zaire Fogle, Isiah Mclean

    Post game: Shabazz's Zaire Fogle, Isiah Mclean

    Worth the wait: Manalapan downs So. Brunswick for CJ 5 title

    Manalapan, making its fourth straight championship appearance, relied on the guile and experience of a senior core to upend previously-unbeaten South Brunswick, 21-7, for its first sectional title

    Borgersen, Gallagher power Westwood to title

    Brandon Gallagher ran for 199 yards and two touchdowns on 30 carries and the Cardinals defense made two goal line stands in Westwood's 21-7 victory over Waldwick/Midland Park in the North 1, Group 2 championship game.

    Gregg Lerner recaps Manalapan victory

    MSG Varsity's Gregg Lerner recaps Manalapan's 21-7 win over South Brunswick in the first championship for the school

    Photos: Colonia vs. Phillipsburg - North 2, Group 4 Title

    Phillipsburg defeated Colonia by a score of 28-21

    Photos: Paramus vs Pascack Valley football

    Pascack Valley defeats Paramus by the score of 22-6.

    Highlights: Manalapan 21, So. Brunswick 7

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    • Dec 6, 2014

    Highlights of Manalapan's 21-7 win over South Brunswick in the Central, Group 5 title game

    Photos: Jackson Memorial vs. Middletown South football

    Jackson Memorial defeated Middletown South 21-18.

    Shabazz edges Dunellen to claim program's first crown

    Zaire Fogle threw for a TD and ran for one and the Shabazz defense limited Dunellen's movement to earn the Newark school's first championship with a 14-6 decision in the North Jersey, Section 2, Group 1 final

    Photos: River Dell vs Sparta football

    Sparta defeats River Dell by the score of 31-23.

    St. Joseph (Hamm.) earns 6th straight title with another romp

    C.J. LaFragola scored three times and Salaam Horne accounted for three scores to power St.Joseph (Hamm.)to a 55-0 win over St. Anthony for the NJSIAA Non-Public, Group 1 championsship, the Wildcats' sixth straight

    Pearson steers Matawan to CJ 3 title

    Freshman QB George Pearson flipped four TD passes but it was his poise that proved just as invaluable as Matawan stormed past Carteret, 27-7, for the Central Jersey, Group 3 championship

    Cortes leads Pascack Valley to another N1G4 title

    Jorge Cortes carried the load for Pascack Valley once again with 37 carries, 174 yards, and one touchdown in a 22-6 victory over Paramus for the Indians second straight title

    Postgame: Manalapan's Gurrieri, Mayfield, & Mullen

    MSG Varsity's Dan Exter talks to Manalapan's Gurrieri, Mayfield & Mullen

    Photos: Manalapan vs. S. Brunswick - Central, Group 5 Final

    Manalapan defeated South Brunswick by a score of 21-7.

    Photos: Waldwick vs Westwood football

    North 1, Group 2 Championship Westwood defeats Waldwick 21-7.

    Shore uses trusted ground attack to claim CJ, Group 1 crown

    Doug Goldsmith runs for 137 yards and a TD and Kyle Masica earns 74 yards on the ground and scores twice to lead Shore past South Hunterdon, 42-12, for its second Central Jersey, Group 1 crown since 2010

    Montclair mounts third straight trophy on wall

    Elijah Robinson shouldered the load and the Montclair defense showed off its speed in a 26-14 victory over Passaic Tech in the North 1, Group 5 championship. It's the third straight title for the Mounties.

    Photos: Passaic Tech vs Montclair football

    Montclair defeats Passaic Tech 26-14

    Faria fuels Sparta's second straight championship

    Lucas Faria rushed for 241 yards and three touchdowns on 35 carries to lead Sparta to its second straight championship over River Dell in the North 1, Group 3 title game.

    Photos: St. Peter's Prep vs. Paramus Catholic football - Non-Public Group 4 title

    St. Peter's Prep defeated Paramus Catholic 34-18.

    Non-Public, 1 final preview: St. Anthony vs. St. Joseph

    Brothers Eli and Devin Terry and Torrance Williams lead upstart St. Anthony against juggernaut St. Joseph (Hamm.) for the Non-Public, Group 1 championship at 4 p.m. Saturday at Kean University.

    Highlights: St. Peter's Prep 34, Paramus Catholic 18 (12/5/14)

    Highlights of St. Peter's Preps 34-18 win over Paramus Catholic

    Non-Public, Group 2 final preview: DePaul vs. Holy Spirit

    DePaul looks to defend its Non-Public, Group 2 title behind Ryan Adzima, Kareem Walker and Quayshon Alexander when it battles Holy Spirit at 4 p.m. Saturday at Rutgers

    Postgame: Verona's Frank Ferrari

    Verona's Frank Ferrari talks about his teams 20-0 win in the North 1, Group 1 championship

    Highlights: Verona 20, Cresskill 0 (12/5/14)

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    • Dec 5, 2014

    Highlights of Verona's 20-0 win over Cresskill in the North 1, Group 1 championship

    Ferrari leads Verona to perfect season and state title

    Verona's Frank Ferrari's four-year career ends with a victory over Cresskill in the North 1, Group 1 championship at MetLife Stadium

    Wimbush wills St. Peter's Prep to state title

    Brandon Wimbush persevered through a first half full of missed opportunities to lead St. Peter's Prep to its first Non-Public Group 4 state championship since 2005

    Photos: Verona vs. Cresskill football - N1G1 Championship

    Verona defeated Cresskill by a score of 20-0 in the North 1, Group 1 championship at MetLife Stadium

    Non-Public, 4 final preview: St. Peter's vs. Paramus Catholic

    Top-ranked St.Peter's Prep looks to avenge loss in 2013 final behind stars Wimbush, Fitzpatrick, Caddle and Fox. Second-ranked Paramus Catholic goes for championship three-peat with Hansen, Brightwell, Spence

    North 2, Group 2 final preview: Mt Lakes vs. Lincoln

    Mountain Lakes looks to repeat in North Jersey, Section 2, Group 2 behind the play of Olshanski, Egbuchulam, Landry. Lincoln is powered by Jones, Gordon and Wade.

    Non-Public Gr. 3 final preview: RBC vs. Delbarton

    Red Bank Catholic looks to end a 38-year championship drought against a Delbarton squad shooting for its third title and first since 1998

    North 2, Group 5 final preview: Elizabeth vs. Linden

    Lloyd Jackson, Tyree Gutierrez, Marquise Leak guided Elizabeth past Linden in a regular-season game last month. Juwan Dolbrice, Kyle Phipps and Tymir Hinton hope to reverse that outcome for Linden in the North Jersey, Section 2, Group 5 final

    North 1, Group 2 final preview: Westwood vs. Waldwick

    Check out the players to watch, what you should know, and our pick in the huge unbeaten battle between Westwood and Waldwick

    North 2, Group 3 final preview: Par Hills vs. Cranford

    Christiano, Schetelich, Fries lead way for undefeated Cranford. Parsippany Hills seeks first title with help from Gallego, Salgado and frosh QB Verducci

    Put A Face On It! (12/4/14)

    The amazing Mike Quick makes his picks, offers his unique insights and gets you pumped for the biggest matchups in tri-state high school football this weekend. Get your headphones out for this one.

    Central Jersey, Group 4 final preview: Jackson vs. Midd. South

    Two teams with plenty in common - notably stubborn defense and punishing run games - collide on Saturday night at Rutgers

    North 1, Group 3 final preview: River Dell vs. Sparta

    Sparta is looking for a second straight championship over River Dell, check out the game preview here.

    North 1 Group 1 final preview: Verona vs. Cresskill

    Verona looks for its first title since 2008 and first-ever unbeaten season as it takes on No. 1 Cresskill on Friday night.

    North 2, Group 4 final preview: P'Burg vs. Colonia

    Maso, Lowe, Guarino lead defending champion Phillipsburg, Pero, Adewusi, Manning power Colonia in North Jersey, Section 2, Group final

    North 2, Group 1 final preview: Shabazz vs. Dunellen

    Shabazz seeeks its first sectional crown Saturday at Kean behind Fogle, McLean, Armstrong. Dunellen goes for its second with Johnson, Anderson, Young

    Central Jersey, Group 5 preview: Manalapan vs. So. Brunswick

    Manalapan set for its fourth straight sectional final in search of elusive crown while South Brunswick aims for second title in three years

    Central Jersey, Group 2 preview: Delaware Valley vs. Rumson

    Delaware Valley makes its sectional final debut against the defending champion Bulldogs

    Central Jersey, Group 3 preview: Matawan vs. Carteret

    Two teams with rich championship traditions collide on Friday night at Kean University

    Power rankings: NJ football (12/2)

    For most teams in the New Jersey power rankings, there's still one more game left and its the big one. Find out where your team lands before the state sectional finals this weekend

    Tri-State Small School 15 (12/2/14)

    It's time to give the little guys some love. Mike Quick and Jimmy Cavallo present our weekly Tri-State Small School 15 football poll, saluting the best teams we don't hear about often. Tune in every Tuesday to see who's battled their way to the top of our list.

    Tri-State Small School 15 (12/2)

    Lawrence knocked off Sayville in a thrilling Long Island Class III final. See where Mike Quick has them in this week's Tri-State Small School 15.

    Tri-State Top 25 football poll (12/2)

    Can St. Joe's Regional crack the top 10 after knocking off Don Bosco Prep to end the season Saturday? Mike Quick lets us know.

    Central Jersey, Group 1 preview: South Hunterdon vs. Shore

    Shore makes its third straight trip to the sectional championship against a explosive South Hunterdon offense

    Tri-State Football Top 25 (12/2/14)

    High school football expert Mike Quick presents his weekly Tri-State Top 25 football poll and breaks it down with partner in crime Jimmy Cavallo. Who will be No. 1 this week? Watch every Tuesday to find out.

    Quick Hits - New Jersey Non-Public (12/1/14)

    MSG Varsity's high school experts Mike Quick and Jimmy Cavallo look back at the best of the best from the week in New Jersey non-public high school football, with highlights to get you caught up and analysis to get the debates going.

    Quick Hits - New Jersey Public (12/1/14)

    MSG Varsity's high school experts Mike Quick and Jimmy Cavallo look back at the best of the best from the week in New Jersey public high school football, with highlights to get you caught up and analysis to get the debates going.

    Put A Face On It! (Garden City vs. Carey) 10/16/14

    The amazing Mike Quick makes his picks, offers his unique insights and gets you pumped for the biggest matchups in tri-state high school football this weekend. Get your headphones out for this one.

    Put A Face On It! (Plainedge vs. Lawrence) 10/16/14

    The amazing Mike Quick makes his picks, offers his unique insights and gets you pumped for the biggest matchups in tri-state high school football this weekend. Get your headphones out for this one.

    Quick Hits - New Jersey Non-Public (10/27/14)

    MSG Varsity's high school experts Mike Quick and Jimmy Cavallo look back at the best of the best from the week in New Jersey non-public high school football, with highlights to get you caught up and analysis to get the debates going.

    Sanchez, Gilpin, Baum power Bernards over Caldwell

    Bernards churns out 379 rushing yards behind Sebastian Sanchez, Carter Gilpin and Tyler Baum to defeat Caldwell,47-21,in a matchup arranged just one day earlier.Each team had its original holiday game cancelled due to snow.

    Shore Conference Rewind: Thanksgiving Edition

    Willis breaks Shore Conference single-season rushing mark, earns Offensive Player of the Week; Servidio, Mosquera, Bedell reap individual honors

    Put A Face On It! (Lincoln vs. Erasmus Hall) 10/1/14

    The amazing Mike Quick makes his picks, offers his unique insights and gets you pumped for the biggest matchups in tri-state high school football this weekend. Get your headphones out for this one.

    Photos: St. Joeseph Regional vs. Don Bosco Prep football

    St. Joe's Defeat Don Bosco Prep 10-6

    Tri-State Top 25: Week 14

    High school football guru Mike Quick presents his weekly Tri-State Top 25 football poll and breaks down the list with partner in crime Jimmy Cavallo. Who will be No. 1 this week? Watch to find out!

    Defense leads St. Joe’s past Don Bosco

    St. Joe's knocks off Don Bosco 10-6 to earn a share of the Big North United Conference Division title.

    Weequahic cashes in on turnovers to upend Shabazz

    Shabazz commits seven turnovers, including two early fumbles that Weequahic capitalized on en route to an 18-14 upset at the annual Soul Bowl in Newark. Shabazz moves on the North Jersey, Section 2, Group 1 final next week

    Full game: St. Joseph Regional 10, Don Bosco 6

    Nov. 27, 2014: Watch the complete broadcast of St. Joseph Regional's 10-6 football victory over Don Bosco.

    Rogers, Mosquera guide Middletown South past Middletown North

    Rogers, defense steer Middletown South by Middletown North; Toms River South rallies to outlast Lakewood; Parrish, King fuel Neptune past Asbury Park; Willis caps remarkable senior season in style for Long Branch; Cluley leads Wall past Manasquan, Bickford, Central christen new turf

    Primer: St. Joe’s vs. Don Bosco football

    In a battle of two New Jersey powerhouses, 9th ranked St. Joe’s Regional goes on the road to take on 7th ranked Don Bosco Friday afternoon and the game can be seen live at 1:00 p.m. on MSGVarsity.com.

    Splash-mouth football: Goldsmith powers Shore

    Ignoring the bone-chilling elements, junior RB Doug Goldsmith rumbled for 140 yards and two TDs on 34 carries to drive Shore to a 13-0 victory over Rumson-Fair Haven the inaugural Devil-Dawg Trophy

    Central/North Jersey FB Picks: Holiday Edition

    2014 regular season comes to a close in Central and North Jersey with some traditional holiday fare. Eight teams in action move on to a sectional final next weekend; the rest hope to end their season with a big appetite

    Put A Face On It! (11/26/14)

    The amazing Mike Quick makes his picks, offers his unique insights and gets you pumped for the biggest matchups in tri-state high school football this weekend. Get your headphones out for this one.

    Shore Conference Football Picks: Thankgsiving Edition

    Lakewood-Toms River South renew Shore's longest rivalry; Neptune hosts Asbury Park in battle for border and Middletown North entertains Middletown South

    Power rankings: NJ football (11/25)

    Check out MSGVarsity's New Jersey football power rankings including the Top 15 and the Small Schools poll.

    Tri-State Top 25 football poll (11/25)

    Archbishop Stepinac claimed its first CHSFL title since 1955 and moved up in this week's Tri-State Top 25 poll. How high? We have the answer now.

    Tri-State Small School 15 (11/25)

    Led by Matt Selts, Sayville captured the Suffolk Division III title. Find out where the Golden Flashes are in this week's Tri-State Small School 15.

    Tri-State Small School 15 (11/25/14)

    It's time to give the little guys some love. Mike Quick and Jimmy Cavallo present our weekly Tri-State Small School 15 football poll, saluting the best teams we don't hear about often. Tune in every Tuesday to see who's battled their way to the top of our list.

    Central Jersey Football Rewind: Week 11 Playoff Edition

    Players of the Week, top games and moments and latest Central Jersey rankings from the NJSIAA playoff semifinals

    Quick Hits - New Jersey Non-Public (11/24/14)

    MSG Varsity's high school experts Mike Quick and Jimmy Cavallo look back at the best of the best from the week in New Jersey non-public high school football, with highlights to get you caught up and analysis to get the debates going.

    Quick Hits - New Jersey Public (11/24/14)

    MSG Varsity's high school experts Mike Quick and Jimmy Cavallo look back at the best of the best from the week in New Jersey public high school football, with highlights to get you caught up and analysis to get the debates going.

    Highlights: St. Peter's Prep 31, Bergen Catholic 14

    Highlights of St. Peter's Preps 31-14 win over Bergen Catholic in the Non-Public Group4 semifinals

    Full Coverage: NJSIAA championships

    Follow ALL of MSGVarsity's NJSIAA Championship Weekend coverage right here in one spot including scores, recaps, and links to articles, highlights, videos, and more.

    Highlights: Delbarton 38, St. John Vianney 26

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    • Nov 23, 2014

    Highlights of Delbarton's 38-26 win over St. John Vianney in the Non-Public, Group 3 semifinals

    Aerial show by Wimbush, Fitzpatrick rallies St. Peter's

    QB Brandon Wimbush hooked up with Minkah Fitzpatrick for three second-half touchdowns to rally St. Peter's Prep past Bergen Catholic, 31-14, in Non-Public, Group 4 semifinals.

    Postgame: Delbarton's Papantonis, Bowers

    MSG Varsity's Dan Exter talks to Delbarton's Andrew Papantonis & Coach Brian Bowers about their 38-26 win over St. John Vianney in the Non-Public, Group 3 semifinal.

    Papantonis powers Delbarton by SJV, 38-26

    Sophomore Andrew Papantonis found a variety of ways to score four touchdowns while the Green Wave translated two turnovers into a critical 10 points to stave off relentless St. John Vianney and reach the sectional final for a third time in four years

    Put A Face On It! (Erasmus Hall vs. South Shore) 10/9/14

    The amazing Mike Quick makes his picks, offers his unique insights and gets you pumped for the biggest matchups in tri-state high school football this weekend. Get your headphones out for this one.

    Neptune's Cameron Calderon 88-yard INT for TD

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    • Sep 1, 2015

    Neptune's Cameron Calderon 88-yard INT for TD

    Photos: Old Tappan vs. Pascack Valley football

    Pascack Valley defeated Old Tappan by a score of 37-14.

    Highlights: Paramus 21, Roxbury 0

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    • Nov 22, 2014

    Highlights of Paramus' 21-0 win over Roxbury in the North 1 Group 4 semifinal

    Hansen rallies Paramus Catholic past Don Bosco into state final

    Paramus Catholic rallied to beat Don Bosco 18-17 and advacne back to the state finals.

    Paramus shuts down Roxbury en route to final

    No. 3 Paramus controlled the football for 20 out of 24 minutes in the second half and thoroughly dominated No. 2 Roxbury, 21-0.

    Highlights: Pascack Valley 37, Old Tappan 14

    Highlights of Pascack Valley's 37-14 win over Old Tappan in the North 1, Group 4 semifinal

    Johnson, Young carry Dunellen into finals

    Top-seeded Dunellen used the strong running of David Johnson and Robert Young to overcome rough start and roll by defending champion Hoboken, 42-19, in North Jersey, Section 2, Group 1 semifinals.That gave coach Dave DeNapoli his 100th career win

    Ferrara's scoop-n-score leads Cresskill past Boonton

    Matt Ferrara picked up a fumble and returned it 100 yards for a touchdown to lead Cresskill to a 17-0 victory over Boonton in the North 1, Group 1 semifinals.

    Elizabeth's defense, special teams star vs. Piscataway

    Elizabeth's nine-point burst with safety and Jahmin Muse's kick return late in first half sends the third-seeded Minutemen to a 16-6 win over second-seeded Piscataway in the North Jersey, Section 2, Group 5 semifinals

    Postgame: Paramus' Derek De La Cruz

    MSG Varsity's John Malone talks to Paramus running back Derek De La Cruz

    Joe Cool: DeMaio leads Jackson Memorial over Brick, 44-0

    Senior Joe DeMaio embraced the grand stage with an effortless sense of poise that resonated with his surrounding playmakers as the Jaguars avenged their only blemish in emphatic fashion

    Postgame: Pascack Valley's Nielsen, Cortes

    Pascack Valley's Craig Nielsen & Jorge Cortes talk about their win over Old Tappan

    Hoboken at Dunellen Football

    DESTROYERS 42 REDWINGS 19

    North 1, Group 2 semifinal preview

    Check out the players to watch and predictions for this weekend's big matchups between Lenape Valley, Westwood, Pequannock, and Waldwick/Midland Park.

    Shore Conference Football Roundup: Sectional semifinals

    Red Bank Catholic storms past St. Joseph (Mont.); Jackson blanks Brick; Manalapan downs Hillsborough; Elliott hits FG to lift Matawan

    North 2, Group 1 football semifinals preview

    Defending champion Hoboken in on the road against top-seeded Dunellen; Shabazz heads to West Jersey to clash with Belvidere

    North 1, Group 3 semifinal preview

    Preview and predictions from Ramapo, River Dell, Sparta, and Mahwah's big semifinal matchups this weekend

    North 1, Group 1 semifinal preview

    Check out the preview and predictions for the tight race that is North 1, Group 1 between Becton, Verona, Cresskill, and Boonton.

    Photos: St. John Vianney at Delbarton - Non-Public G3 semis

    The Green Wave defeats the Lancers 38-26 Non Public 3 Semi

    Non-Public, Group 3 semifinals preview

    Upstart St.John Vianney travels to Morris County to face top-seeded Delbarton; Three-time defending champion St. Joseph (Mont.)hits the Shore to battle Red Bank Catholic

    Staff picks: New Jersey football semifinals

    MSG Varsity's staff picks the ten toughest games in the state of New Jersey every week. Find out who they picked and predicted in the second week of playoff action.

    Cortes powers Pascack Valley into N1G4 final

    Pascack Valley advances to North 1, Group 4 section final in 37-14 win over Old Tappan.

    North 2, Group 2 football semifinals preview

    Ridgefield Park travels to Mountain Lakes to battle undefeated and top-seeded Herd; Madison seeks revenge for first-round loss last year to Lincoln

    North 2, Group 3 semifinals preview

    West Essex challenges undefeated and top-seeded Cranford; Parsippany Hills takes on two-defending champion Summmit in the playoffs for the third consecutive year

    North 1, Group 4 semifinal preview

    Check out the picks and breakdown of the North 1, Group 4 semis between Pascack Valley, Old Tappan, Roxbury, and Paramus.

    Central Jersey, Group 4 semifinals preview

    Jackson Memorial-Brick and Neptune-Middletown South two rematches filled with intrigue

    Non-Public, Group 1 football semifinal preview

    Surging St. Anthony travels to unbeaten St. Mary while upstart Mater Dei Prep tangles with powerhouse St. Joseph (Hammonton)

    Central Jersey, Group 3 semifinal preview

    Carteret and Long Branch get reacquainted while Matawan hosts Ocean, looking for its second straight upset

    North 2, Group 4 football semifinals preview

    Woodbridge faces defending champion Phillipsburg while sister schools Iselin Kennedy and Colonia battle in Colonia

    South Jersey football semifinal preview

    Toms River North looks to spring another upset in Group 5; top-seeded Allentown set to square off with Central in Group 3

    Photos: Pequannock vs Waldwick football

    Waldwick defeated Pequannock by a score of 21-7.

    Central Jersey, Group 1 semifinal preview

    Shore entertains Middlesex in a battle of stout defenses while South Hunterdon heads south to Palmyra

    Central Jersey, Group 5 semifinals preview

    Manalapan visits Hillsborough in search of fourth straight final appearance, Trenton faces top-seeded and undefeated South Brunswick

    North 1, Group 5 semifinals preview

    Check out the players to watch and game breakdown for Passaic Tech, Union City, Montclair, and Hackensack's semifinal matchups.

    Non-Public, Group 4 semifinals preview

    Don Bosco Prep hopes to avenge close October loss to defending champion Paramus Catholic; Bergen Catholic gets another shot at St. Peter's Prep after crushing setback in September

    Put A Face On It! (11/20/14)

    The amazing Mike Quick makes his picks, offers his unique insights and gets you pumped for the biggest matchups in tri-state high school football this weekend. Get your headphones out for this one.

    Central Jersey, Group 2 semifinal preview

    Cinnaminson takes on defending champion Rumson Friday and Mid-State 38 Conference foes Delaware Valley and Roselle square off for a second time Saturday

    North 2, Group 5 football semifinals preview

    Westfield and Linden battle a second time this season while Elizabeth and Piscataway tangle for the first time since the 2012 sectional final

    Shore Conference Rewind: Week 10 Playoff Edition

    Anthony Brown, Dashon Copes, Matt Mosquera and Jeff Sheard earn Players of the Week, plus a host of honorable mentions; Toms River North and Ocean spring opening round upsets; SJV offense operating at utmost efficiency; Central scratches 20-year itch; Willis makes history at Long Branch

    Tri-State Top 25 football poll (11/18)

    Iona Prep knocked off St. Anthony's in the CHSFL Class AAA semifinals. Check out where the Gaels are in this week's Tri-State Top 25.

    Tri-State Small School 15 (11/18)

    Sayville continues to roll, beating Eastport-South Manor in the Suffolk Division III semifinals. Find out where Matt Selts and the Golden Flashes are in this week's Tri-State Small School 15 now.

    Power rankings: NJ football (11/18)

    We're in the heart of the playoffs now and MSGVarsity brings you the Top 15 NJ football rankings and the Top 10 small schools in the Garden State.

    Central Jersey Football Rewind: Week 10 Playoff Edition

    First round of the NJSIAA playoffs is in the books. We look back at the players, games and moments that stood out in Central Jersey. Latest CJ rankings also here

    Tri-State Small School 15 (11/18/14)

    It's time to give the little guys some love. Mike Quick and Jimmy Cavallo present our weekly Tri-State Small School 15 football poll, saluting the best teams we don't hear about often. Tune in every Tuesday to see who's battled their way to the top of our list.