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Saturday, January 14, 2017
BOYS BASKETBALL:Old Tappan leaves Teaneck's gym with a different feeling
|NV/Old Tappan's Justin Minaya.
TEANECK – No matter the long-term implications or short term consequences; no matter the state of each team’s active roster on Friday night and no matter what those rosters will look like a month from now, the bottom line is that Northern Valley/Old Tappan needed to find a way to beat Teaneck in a one-off boys basketball game. Teaneck, the defending Group 3 state champion, has ended each of Old Tappan’s last two seasons, both times in the state playoffs in the same gym and six times in the last two years when regular season matchups are taken into account. “Our season ended in that locker room last year. When we were sitting there after that last game we told the kids, and a lot of them returned, that we would be back here and that we would get another shot,” said Old Tappan head coach Craig Ferraro. “The kids have been waiting and working hard for the moment when they got to lace up their sneakers again in that locker room and then go back in there after a win. We knew it would be a special moment if we could make it happen. MORE...
NVOT HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS COVERAGE
|NV/Old Tappan senior Kevin Eifert.
BOYS BASKETBALL:Old Tappan handles its way past Snyder at The Jack Reilly
GIRLS BASKETBALL:Youth is served as IHA wins at The Poli
BOYS BASKETBALL:Old Tappan makes a statement with win in home opener
GIRLS BASKETBALL:Hoops 4 Autism continues its good work amid a hoops frenzy
FOOTBALL:River Dell gets a stop in overtime and a long-awaited state title
GIRLS SOCCER:Highlands gets caught before pulling away from Old Tappan
BOYS SOCCER: Livanis leaves it late as Old Tappan knocks out Tenafly
GIRLS VOLLEYBALL:River Dell pitches a near perfect game against top-seed Old Tappan
GIRLS VOLLEYBALL:Old Tappan survives another scare, this time from Tenafly
BOYS SOCCER:Ramapo gets two in the second half to knock out Old Tappan
GIRLS VOLLEYBALL:Top-seeded Old Tappan avoids Glen Rock's upset bid
BOYS SOCCER:Old Tappan rights the ship in quarterfinal win over Cliffside
GIRLS TENNIS:Old Tappan breaks the quarterfinal jinx against Wayne Hills
BOYS SOCCER:Bergen Catholic still unbeaten after a trip to Old Tappan
FOOTBALL:Ridgewood's defense does the trick against Old Tappan
GIRLS SOCCER:Hurm's late volley lifts Highlands past Old Tappan
GIRLS VOLLEYBALL:NV/OT's present looking a lot like its past after win over Ramapo