Field hockey team earns first ever Division Championship

BY KATELYN BUCHALTER AND NATALIE GOLDBERG             The Knights field hockey team, with a record of 10-4 overall and 6-0 in the division, won the White Division regular season championship. The team has won seven of their last eight games with strong play from the whole team, including senior leaders and outstanding freshmen.             ThisContinue reading Field hockey team earns first ever Division Championship

Donaghue takes the helm

BY AVERY PERSON              Matthew Donaghue, a key member of the Old Bridge High School coaching staff for twelve years under former head coach Anthony Lanzafama, has taken over as the new varsity head football coach. Lanzafama stepped down last year after leading the Knights for 12 outstanding seasons and serving on the staff forContinue reading Donaghue takes the helm

Welcome back, Knights!

BY NATALIE GOLDBERG              Students and teachers returned to school in full force on September 6 to start the 2022-23 school year. “I’m excited to get back to classes and it is nice seeing friends,” voiced junior Zack Zyskowski.              This school year differs slightly from previous years. Certain procedures, such as scanning IDs everyContinue reading “Welcome back, Knights!”

Seniors step up on offense

BY KADEN BUCHALTER              The Knights football team started the season with a dominant 40-6 win over Trenton on August 21 and a close 33-42 loss against a tough Somerville team on September 2. Fans packed the stands at Lombardi Field for the first two games, including Senior Night on September 2, even though both games tookContinue reading Seniors step up on offense

Battle of the seniors

BY MADISON BENNER AND CHRISTINA ALFARO             On May 25 and 26, while other grades completed standardized tests, seniors participated in various activities of their choosing for Senior Battle of the Classes (BOTC). They could choose which places they wanted to go to try different games, sports, and rides.             Alec Alspach, one of theContinue reading “Battle of the seniors”

Seniors fly to Florida, visit Disney

BY CHERYL QUAYENORTEY             The morning of June 1, students and some faculty left for Newark airport, starting the first senior Disney trip since 2019. The fun-packed four-day-long vacation allowed students to create wonderful and lasting memories with their peers.             Students have waited since their freshman year, if not longer to enjoy the wondersContinue reading “Seniors fly to Florida, visit Disney”

Baseball team battles tough competition

BY NATALIE GOLDBERG             The baseball team faced off against some of the toughest competition in New Jersey this year on their way to a 17-12 record and wins in the GMC and State tournaments. The season came to an end on June 4 with a 1-7 loss against Jackson Memorial in the Quarterfinals ofContinue reading “Baseball team battles tough competition”

STEM Club programs robot cars

BY BLAIRE REKLAITIS             The STEM club learned how to program robot cars on June 6 using the programming app micro:bit. Approximately 20-30 students gathered in the library for a brief explanation of the meeting’s activities before going to room 411.             The students used the programming app micro:bits to code a robot car toContinue reading “STEM Club programs robot cars”