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With Grant in 2nd Year at Head Coach, Stuart Lax Expecting to Make Progress

For Caitlin Grant, things are running like clockwork in her second season as the head coach of the Stuart Country Day School lacrosse team. “I think last year was a…

Winter Review: PDS Boys’ Hoops Star Reed, PHS Girl Swimmers Get Nod as Town Topics’ Leading Winter Performers

Last winter, Davon Reed had to deal with a lot of hoopla as the Princeton Day School boys’ basketball star was the object of an intense recruiting battle among several…

Showing Special Resilience, Upbeat Mentality, PHS Girls’ Hockey Endured Tough Campaign

Even though the Princeton High girls’ hockey team went winless this winter, Christian Herzog saw a special toughness in his players. “We were like the Joe Pesci character (Nicky Santoro)…

PDS Girls’ Ice Hockey On the Upswing, Aiming to Become a Force in WIHLMA

Even though the Princeton Day School girls’ hockey team won 10 games for the second straight season, Lorna Gifis Cook believes her squad made progress this winter. “Overall, I was…

PHS Boys’ Winter Track Produced Highlights In Building Solid Foundation for Spring Season

While Ben Samara had an eye on the spring as he coached the Princeton High boys’ winter track team, his athletes made the most of the indoor season. “I think…

Utilizing Blend of Good Chemistry and Depth, Hun Boys’ Hoops Enjoyed Memorable Winter

For the Hun School boys’ basketball team, the Peddie School gym became its home away from home this winter. Between three tournaments and a regular season appearance, Hun ended up…

PDS Girls’ Hoops Struggled This Winter; Hoping to Apply Lessons Going Forward

For the Princeton Day School girls’ basketball team, its late-season victory at Hamilton provided a glimpse of the squad’s potential. “To beat a very athletic team like that in their…

Senior Star Bechler Keeps Shooting to the End As PHS Boys’ Hoops Loses in 2nd Round of States

It is an image that is burned into Scott Bechler’s mind when he looks back at his time with the Princeton High boys’ basketball team. “I remember freshman year when…

PHS Boys’ Hockey Rally Falls Short in State Opener, Tough Setback Emblematic of Up-and Down Season

For the Princeton High boys’ hockey team, its Public B state tournament opening round contest at Sparta last week proved to be a microcosm of the season. Midway through the…

PHS Boys’ Swimming Shows Competitive Fire But Rally Falls Just Short in State Semis Loss

Even though the Princeton High boys’ swimming team was rarely tested as it cruised to the state Public B semifinals, Greg Hand made sure that his swimmers kept focused. “The…