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Breaking down the Group 3 state baseball final between Ocean City and Pascack Valley

Ocean City (19-7) vs. Pascack Valley (24-5) Coaches: Ocean City: Andrew Bristol; Pascack Valley: William Lynch. State championships: Ocean City: none; Pascack Valley: none. State semifinal recap:Ocean City punched its ticket to its third state final in the past 12 years (2010, 2016) with a 4-2 triumph over Central champion Colts Neck on Monday. Tommy Finnegan threw his third complete game of the playoffs, firing a seven-hitter with two walks and four strikeouts. He also had a go-ahead RBI single in the fifth inning that proved to be the difference. Joe Repetti added an RBI double for the victors.
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Ocean City, NJAtlantic City Press

Joe Repetti is Ocean City's all-leader on the field: Must Win

No matter what sport he plays, Joe Repetti always seems to be in charge. The Ocean City High School senior is the catcher on the Red Raiders’ baseball team that will meet Pascack Valley for the state Group III championship at 7 p.m. Saturday at Bob DeMeo Memorial Field in Mercer County’s Veterans Park.
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PFL 5: Rory MacDonald, Ray Cooper III, Emiliano Sordi secure playoff spots

A strange night for the PFL ended with its most bizarre moment. After prize signee Rory MacDonald had put on an efficient performance to neutralize the power of Gleison Tibau for three rounds in the welterweight main event of PFL 5 Thursday night in Atlantic City, New Jersey, the verdict came in -- and somehow, it was a split-decision victory for Tibau.
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Michigan Football: Wolverines to host 5-star defensive back

Glassboro's Keon Sabb (4) carries the ball against Buena Friday, Nov. 2, 2018 at Buena Regional High School in Buena, N.J. Jl Buena 11218 03. Michigan football didn’t make the top six list of five-star safety Keon Sabb but he’s now taking an official visit to Ann Arbor. Earlier in...
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Gleison Tibau was surprised with split decision victory over Rory MacDonald at 2021 PFL 5

Gleison Tibau pulled off a massive upset over Rory MacDonald at 2021 PFL 5 on Thursday. Entering the fight with his playoff hopes alive, Tibau (35-15) needed to finish MacDonald (22-7-1) within the first two rounds in order to secure a playoff spot. Although the finish never came, two of the judges believed Tibau did enough to win the fight on their scorecards, giving him a shocking split decision victory in the main event which took place at the Ocean Casino Resort in Atlantic City, N.J.
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Ardent promoter of Greater Egg schools, Julie Hazard, retires

MAYS LANDING — From attending a presidential inauguration to meeting Holocaust survivors and Tuskegee Airmen to trying on a genuine NFL Super Bowl ring, Julie Hazard has a lot of fun memories to look back on as her career in Greater Egg Harbor Regional High School District comes to an end this month.
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Rory MacDonald Wants Investigation Into Loss to Gleison Tibau

Rory MacDonald wants an investigation into his recent loss to Gleison Tibau. The two competitors competed Thursday on the 2021 PFL 5 card at the Ocean Casino Resort in Atlantic City, N.J. Many believed MacDonald was comfortably winning and seemed to be cruising to an easy unanimous decision win; however, the judges saw it differently. They awarded Tibau the split-decision win to the surprise of many and certainly Macdonald.
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Gleison Tibau Upends Heavily Favored Rory MacDonald in Controversial PFL 5 Headliner

Rory MacDonald was sure he had done enough. The judges informed him otherwise. Gleison Tibau sprang a stunning upset under the Professional Fighters League flag, as he took a contentious split decision from the former Bellator MMA champion in the PFL 5 headliner on Thursday at the Ocean Casino Resort in Atlantic City, New Jersey. All three cageside judges scored it 29-28, two of them siding with Tibau (36-15, 1-1 PFL).
Atlantic City, NJMMA Fighting

PFL 6 lineup revised, defending heavyweight champion Ali Isaev out

For the third season in a row, the PFL will crown a new heavyweight champion. Defending 2019 champion Ali Isaev has been forced to withdraw from next Friday’s PFL 6 event in Atlantic City, N.J., after not being medically cleared to compete, the league announced Thursday. Stepping in for Isaev to fight Renan Ferreira (6-2, 1 NC) will be PFL newcomer Stuart Austin (15-6).
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PFL 5 Results & Highlights: Gleison Tibau Upsets Rory MacDonald

PFL 5 took place tonight from the Ocean Casino Resort in Atlantic City, N.J. The main event saw Gleison Tibau pull off the upset with a controversial split-decision victory over Rory MacDonald. Despite the loss, MacDonald still qualifies to participate in the playoffs. We’ve got all the highlights from the main card for you below along with the results and updated standings.
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PFL 2021, Week 5 results and discussion

The continues its 2021 regular season with its penultimate week tonight (June 17) from Atlantic City, NJ. PFL’s Week 5 sees longtime UFC welterweight contender and former Bellator champion Rory MacDonald take on fellow UFC veteran Gleison Tibau at 170 lbs. In the light heavyweight division, Emiliano Sordi battles Dan Spohn.
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Golf Fundraiser for CASA in Atlantic and Cape May Counties is Monday

Hundreds of golfers will be teeing off on Monday for a fundraiser for CASA - Court Appointed Special Advocates for Children of Atlantic and Cape May Counties. The GO BLUE FOR CASA Golf Tournaments will be held simultaneously at both the Linwood Country Club and Great Bay Country Club in Somers Point. Golfers will be playing to help provide advocates for children living in foster care in Atlantic ad Cape May Counties.
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Skee-ball’s New Jersey roots

Today is a sad day in New Jersey history: Joseph Fourestier Simpson passed away on June 17, 1930 in Vineland, New Jersey. You may not recognize his name, but you’ve probably played the game he created: skee-ball. According to NJTV, the game was invented in Vineland and he patented it in 1908. He had a hard time marketing it and five years later Jonathan Dickson Este bought the rights to the game and installed two alleys in a bar in Princeton and later opened one across from the Million Dollar Pier in AC (at that time, the lanes were 32 feet long, now they are usually 14 feet).
Beach Haven, NJthesandpaper.net

Emphasis on Fun in Upcoming Surf ‘Anti-Contest’ Party

Fifteen years ago, a soft top surfboard, or “foamie,” was considered little more than a pool toy. It was surfing’s version of training wheels (or a wheelchair, depending on the stage of your surfing career). It might as well have been an inflatable unicorn or a bellyboard from the 5 & 10, something parents used to push tykes into waves on without having to worry about the kid getting hit, or hitting someone else, with a heavy fiberglass projectile.