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  • 2017 SSZ Winter Sports Banquet

    The US Army presents the best of the best from the winter sports season.  We honor the All-Zone team for boys basketball, girls basketball and hockey.  Watch the profiles of all our recipients and all of our post-season honors

  • Squan falls at buzzer to Franklin in T of C finals

    Freshman Kennady Schenck’s offensive rebound and baseline jumper at the buzzer gave Franklin a 50-48 win over Manasquan in the Tournament of Champions final in Trenton.  SSZ has all the highlights of a thrilling game to wrap up the 2016-17 high school basketball season

  • Manasquan reaches T of C final for 4th straight year

    Round three of Manasquan and RBC was a dominating effort from the Lady Warriors.  Dara Mabrey had 24 in a 74-55 win over the Caseys.  SSZ has highlights and post-game reaction from Sunday at Pine Belt Arena in Toms River

  • Moore sparks RBC into T of C semifinals

    Hayley Moore scored 17 points off the bench including a trio of three-pointers in the first half to help RBC earn a 62-39 win over Bound Brook in the opening round of the Tournament of Champions.  SSZ has highlights from Pine Belt Arena in Toms River

  • Vote now for 2017 Basketball Plays of the Year!

    Playa Bowls in Red Bank gives us the best of the best from the 2016-17 high school basketball season.  Cast your vote now for Dunk of the Year and Clutch Player of the Year – we’ll keep the polls open until Thursday at 9:00 pm

Featured Content

2016 SSZ Football Banquet

Dec 9, 2016

Toms River North quarterback Mike Husni is the 3rd winner of the Jersey Shore’s Zoneman Trophy.  Husni and the best of the Shore Conference on the gridiron were honored at the 3rd annual SSZ football banquet presented by the US Army

2016 SSZ Winter Sports Banquet

Mar 25, 2016

We honor the top athletes from the Jersey Shore in boys basketball, girls basketball and hockey.  Middletown North’s Bobby Hampton wins our player of the year award on the ice, Middletown South’s Stephanie Karcz is Miss Hoop Zone 2016 and CBA’s Pat Andree captured Mr. Hoop Zone 2016.  SSZ will be posting videos from our banquet throughout the weekend!

MBC Game Balls

Dec 24, 2015

Monmouth Building Center in Shrewsbury salutes great performances all year long with votes for top performances and Game Balls in football, basketball, baseball and softball!

RYPT Spotlight

Dec 25, 2014

Shore Sports Zone has teamed up with Reach Your Potential Training to profile some of the Shore’s best athletes who gain that extra edge at RYPT!

Feature Stories

The Wright road back to the NFL

Former Wall Crimson Knight Tim Wright missed the 2016 NFL season due to a torn ACL.  An intense eight months of rehabilitation at Elite Sports Physical Therapy and Reach Your Potential Training has Wright ready to make a comeback

Meet the brick wall of the Brick Stars

Cadi Long is the goalie for the Brick Stars, a team of special needs athletes who have a love for hockey that is inspirational.   Katie shined in net as the Brick Stars played their annual game against the US Wounder Warriors at Avon Pond on Sunday

Olympian helps RBC swimmer get back in the pool

RBC freshman swimmer Devon Black overcame a serious back injury and the catalyst in her return to the pool was a 1992 Olympic swimmer

Rich’s Blog: Recruiting Reality

Raritan’s Ryan Dickens losing his scholarship to UConn has become a national story.  SSZ owner and managing editor Rich Chrampanis isn’t shocked by what transpired even though it’s unfair to the SSZ All-Zone linebacker