Dave Holcomb

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ACC Breaking News Editor at Cox Media. A finalist for the 2014 FSWA Fantasy Hockey Writer of the Year and 2014 Fantasy Basketball Writer of the Year. Syracuse Graduate, class of 2013. Hitting without batting gloves since 1990. Contact at [email protected]

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State championship girls swimming: Immaculate Heart tops Red Bank Catholic, claims seventh...

Swimming championships have become an annual thing at Immaculate Heart, No. 2 in the Star-Ledger Top 20, but it still has been a long journey for this senior class to this...

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Girls Soccer: Whippany Park's Dina Sheira announces she is going to play at Columbia University

The fall of senior year is typically very late to commit to a college soccer team, but for Whippany Park senior Dina Sheira, the decision did not need to be any sooner. "I'm...

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Girls Soccer: Roxbury's Paige Monaghan wins best girls soccer player in Morris County poll

'Go get 'em.' That's what Jim Monaghan tells his daughter before every game she plays. His wife, Christine, texts or tweets their daughter, 'Good luck, try best and be your...

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VIDEO: Softball- Top seeded Butler beats Mendham, 2-0, in a pitcher's duel in the first round of...

In a pitcher's duel, all it takes is one pitch to decide a game. Butler sophomore shortstop Aleks Apkarian found that pitch and drove it to the right center field gap to drive...

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Girls Basketball: Jackie Knapp and Lillian Scott's friendship off the court sparks Westfield to...

One of the biggest reasons Westfield is off to the best start in school history this season is because of a relationship that started ten years ago. Junior guards Jackie Knapp...

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Softball state championships: Indian Hills beats Ewing for Group 3 title and finishes 34-0

Of the 12 softball teams still alive on the last day of the season, Indian Hills arguably had the most at stake. Not only was the team defending its Group 3 state title, Indian...

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Girls Soccer: Behind new head coach, Union rebounds in 2013 to win 10 games

Union won just three games last season, but that did not stop new head coach Phyllis Neshimka from setting high expectations for her team. On August 12th when the season...

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State championship boys swimming: Moorestown captures first state title since 1999 with victory...

Moorestown knows a thing or two about championships, having won 18 in school history. The Burlington County school is No. 13 in The Star-Ledger Top 20, but it entered the season...

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Girls basketball: Kate Tobie to reunite with sister at Montclair State next season

Senior point guard Kate Tobie just finished what she called the perfect season. Roselle Catholic set program records with a 16-game winning streak and 25 victories, went...

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Girls soccer: Scotch Plains beats Cranford to win Union County Tournament title

Even after graduating 11 seniors from the Union County Tournament co-champion, Scotch Plains coach Kevin Ewing told his players before the season that they could repeat as...

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Brearley junior Danielle Matos calls her grandfather biggest soccer influence

Every athlete has that one person in their life that influenced them to play the game they love, and Danielle Matos is no different. "My Nonno, which is my grandfather, he was...

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Girls Soccer: Morristown-Beard overcomes tremendous adversity for one of school's best seasons ever

Fans have probably heard of players only meetings to try and turn around the fortunes of a season. A players only practice, however, is a bit more rare. "He didn't say anything...

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Girls swimming: Golda Och junior Jessica Antiles breaks 35-year-old record in Prep Championships

Last season in the Prep Championships, junior Golda Och swimmer Jessica Antiles tied a 35-year-old Lawrenceville pool record in the 200-yard individual medley with a 2:08.88...

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Boys swimming Meet of Champions: Notebook

Last week, Moorestown described its first Public B state championship victory in 15 years as icing on the cake. On Sunday, junior Zach Fong was asked how his team's success in...