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Growing Into a Brilliant Two-Way Performer, PHS’s Helstrom Ending Career in Sunshine Game

As a wiry 130-pounder toiling for the Princeton High freshman football team in the fall of 2010, Liam Helstrom didn’t appear to be on the path to becoming one of…

Mercer Women’s 8 Takes 5th at Nationals As PHS’s White Flourishes in Stroke Seat

Rena White was proud to see her hard work pay off last season as she competed for the Mercer Rowing Club. “I was just more serious, focused, and fitter,” said…

With Centerfielder Deutsch Serving as Catalyst, Post 218 Baseball Aiming to Get on Winning Track

With two men on base in the third inning last Saturday against Hamilton Post 31, Alex Deutsch came through for the Princeton Post 218 American Legion baseball team. Centerfielder Deutsch…

Displaying Mix of Potent Offense, Superb Pitching, Princeton Rolls Into District 12 Intermediate Final

Coming into the District 12 Little League Intermediate (50/70) tournament last week at Farmview Fields, the Princeton squad had to scramble. “The team was put together 10 days ago,” said…

Having Made Hartford Men’s Hoops Team as a Senior, PDS Alum Oresky Showing Game in Summer League

During his career with the Princeton Day School boys’ basketball team, Adam Oresky was a member of the supporting cast. Although Oresky, a 2010 PDS grad, didn’t crack the starting…

After 20 Years of Advancing Education Through Sports, Princeton AD Walters Enjoying Final Weeks in Office

Despite the seemingly idyllic scene as he lounged in his backyard a few weeks ago on Memorial Day, casually dressed in a t-shirt and shorts with birds chirping overhead and…

PHS Lacrosse Senior Standouts Halliday, Lopez-Ona Get the Nod as Town Topics’ Top Spring Performers

Kevin Halliday isn’t one to give up easily. With the Princeton High boys’ lacrosse team trailing Allentown 10-9 with seconds remaining in the second half of the Mercer County Tournament…

Toughened Up by Competing Against Boys, Burke Emerged as Top Player on PHS Golf

Having divided her athletic efforts between golf and soccer, Laura Burke faced a crossroads in 2011 during her freshman year at Princeton High. “I was playing golf pretty well my…

Emphasizing Fundamentals, Building Character, Hun’s Quirk Makes Trenton Softball Hall of Fame

For players on the Hun School softball team, earning the squad’s “Iron Woman” award is a coveted honor. “It is for commitment; you get it if you don’t miss a…

Displaying Its Veteran Savvy, Will to Win Ivy Inn Prevails in Summer Hoops Opener

Bobby Davison acknowledged that Father Time is catching up with him as his Ivy Inn squad started its 2014 campaign last week in the Princeton Recreation Department Summer Men’s Basketball…