In Case You Missed It
There’s a lot of content on Shore Sports Zone. We want to have a place where we can put some of our memorable features, amazing highlights and great stories. A one stop shop of our “greatest hits”
Brick Stars Feature
The Shore Conference hockey community is a special group. The Brick Stars are fueled by volunteers who work with an inspriational group of special athletes every Sunday morning:
Signing Day at Lakewood
What does it mean when a local athlete signs a national letter of intent? At Lakewood High, it represents success and hope for a bright future:
Boomer and Carton Charity Hockey
WFAN’s Boomer Esiason and Craig Carton came to Middletown Ice World to help raise money for Mike Nichols, a paralyzed high school hockey player. A first class event:
Marina Mabrey Profile
The McDonald’s All-American MVP is set to join the Notre Dame women’s basketball team. She closed out a stellar high school career at Manasquan by winning the Tournament of Champions. Before winning SSZ’s Miss Hoop Zone Award, we put together this piece that summed up what it’s like to be an elite athlete:
Frankie Tagliaferri Profile
We are excited to discover future household names beyond the Jersey Shore. We’re excited to see Frankie Tagliaferri of Colts Neck and her path to playing for Team USA in the Women’s World Cup in the future:
It was the goal heard around the world. Julian Kislin and Max Halvorsen earned the #1 play of the day on ESPN SportsCenter. SSZ takes you behind the scenes of how the video went viral and the reaction in Freehold and across the globe
Austistic kicker shines again
Brick Township’s Anthony Starego closed out his career by kicking the winning field goal in a high school All-Star game. He has become an inspiration in the autistic community.
Breuer powerlifts cancer to return to the gym
While doing a story on the Monsignor Donovan powerlifting program, we met 2011 Griffins graduate Victoria Breuer and her inspiring story of beating cancer and returning to the weight room.
In the Zone with John Moschella
We started the “In the Zone” series to get to know the athletes we are covering off the field. CBA first baseman John Moschella gave us a bonus when he thanked his grandpa who just happened to be standing nearby. A great, genuine family moment caught by our cameras.
Shore Regional seniors help Sea Bright
The senior class at Shore Regional high school spent their final days of their senior year giving back to the community. The state championship baseball team and many other Blue Devils athletes were part of the cleanup effort.
Phil Simms lends his name to All-Star game
Phil Simms is a household name playing and talking about the NFL. The Super Bowl XXI MVP and lead NFL analyst on CBS Sports has a passion for building a high school all-star game bearing his name.
Cole Hamels jersey retired in Lakewood
World Series MVP and Phillies left hander Cole Hamels came back to Lakewood on an off day to have his BlueClaws jersey retired.
Dylan Cozens walk off homer
The future of the Philadelphia Phillies plays right here in the Jersey Shore with the Lakewood BlueClaws. Dylan Cozens got a walk off bomb against Rome and it was a sight to see.