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Starting District 12 Intermediate Title Defense in Style, Princeton Routs Millstone-Roosevelt 13-1 in Opener

Things started quietly for the Princeton Little League (PLL) squad as it started the defense of its District 12 Intermediate 50/70 tournament title against Millstone-Roosevelt last Sunday afternoon. PLL trailed…

Post 218 Baseball Battles Hard in Loss to Hamilton, But Shows Uneven Play That Has Led to 2-12 Record

Over the final four and a half innings last Monday evening, the Princeton Post 218 American Legion baseball team battled powerful Hamilton Post 31 to a 5-5 standstill. But having…

Recovering from Jaw Injury that Ruined ‘14 Season, Aziz Helps Ivy Inn to 4-0 Start in Summer Hoops

For Mark Aziz, last year turned out to be a lost season as he looked to help Ivy Inn go for a second straight title in the Princeton Recreation Department…

Newly-Formed Victory Sports Hoops League Tips Off, Drawing Talent, Fans to Hun Gym on Opening Night

It was a muggy Thursday evening in mid-June but the atmosphere in the Hun School gym was reminiscent of a big game in mid-winter. The bleachers in Shipley Pavilion were…

Playing for T. Rowe Price in Victory Hoops League, PU Hoops Star Bell Honing His Skills for the Winter

Playing for the T. Rowe Price team on opening night last Thursday in the newly-formed Victory Sports Pro-Am summer basketball league, Amir Bell displayed his competitive fire. The rising sophomore…

PNRA/Mercer Rowers Excel at Youth Nationals, Earning Medals in Two Women’s Grand Finals

Coming up big on the national stage, the Princeton National Rowing Association’s Mercer Rowing Club (PNRA/Mercer) rowers won a silver medal in the Women’s Youth Eight plus coxswain event and…

Former PU Men’s Lax Coach Tierney Felt Déjà Vu In Guiding Denver to Program’s 1st NCAA Crown

Bill Tierney was in Philadelphia on Memorial Day in 1992 and enjoyed one of the most memorable days of his life. Tierney guided an upstart Princeton University men’s lacrosse team…

Enjoying Move to Defense for Lafayette Women’s Lax, PHS Alum Smith Earns Starting Spot in Freshman Year

Dana Smith was a bundle of nervous energy as she headed to make her debut for the Lafayette College women’s lacrosse team this February at Monmouth University. “It was very…

Hun Boys’ Lax Star Donovan, PHS Goalie Shane Get Nods as Town Topics’ Top Spring Performers

Arriving at the Hun School as a post-graduate and boarding student this past fall, Chris Donovan quickly developed a comfort level with his new surroundings. The lacrosse star forged bonds…

Changing Mind on Retirement From Summer Hoops Hatchell Back in the Fray as Winberie’s Tops King’s

Chris Hatchell appeared to have gone out in a blaze of glory last year in the Princeton Recreation Department Summer Men’s Basketball League. Hatchell, the sharpshooting guard and longtime stalwart…