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Hilltopper Girls Swimming places Second at UCC Meet Shattering Four High School Records

The Hilltopper Girls Swim Team continue their record-breaking streak this month with a second place finish in the Union County championships and a quest for the Sectional Championship. At Counties, the swimmers shattered four high school records, swam numerous personal bests and all swimmers put points on the board. In the 200 freestyle, Senior Captain […]

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Boys Swimming Posts Numerous “Best Times” at UCC Meet

Summit High School Boys Swim Team competed in the Union County Championship meet held at the Berkeley Aquatic complex on February 6, 2022 and emerged with numerous “best times” amongst its swimmers. Both Freshmen Aidan Tapia and Charlie Moon took nearly two seconds off of their 200 Freestyle. In the 200 IM, Sophomore Jake Miller eliminated an impressive amount off of […]

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M Basketball

Hilltoppers fall to Ridge, 65-54

Summit traveled to Ridge for a 1pm tip on Saturday. From a fan perspective, Ridge has one of the nicest gyms I’ve traveled to all year – spacious with great natural light. Rhett Grieco and Joaquin Russell suited up for this one – great to see them back in the lineup after being sidelined for […]

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M Basketball

Sparta edges Summit in defensive battle, 38-33

I wasn’t able to make the drive up to Sparta – all of this is speculation based on the stats (https://highschoolsports.nj.com/game/696369). If you went to the game and are willing to contribute, please get in touch with me! Points were tough to come by in this one. The teams barely broke into double figures by […]

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M Basketball

Hilltoppers edge Rahway, 50-45

Summit traveled to Rahway for an earlier-than-usual 4pm tipoff. I arrived slightly late and the Hilltoppers had already built a solid 8-2 lead. But Summit shooting went cold, letting Rahway mount a 7-1 run to take a 9-8 lead into the second quarter. Throughout the season, Summit has struggled with teams that can generate lots […]

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Girls Middle School Basketball Beats Readington 34-25, Advance to Quarterfinals

The SMS Girls Basketball team received the 7 seed in the post season tournament that kicked off today, and faced the 10 seed Readington in a play-in game to advance to the quarterfinals. The girls started strong, opening the game on an 8-0 run which is where the first quarter ended. Readington started to get […]

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Track

TRACKLETES RACE TO MEDALS AND PRs AT METRO INVITATIONAL AND UNION COUNTY CHAMPIONSHIPS

The Summit Indoor Track Team continued its preparation for championship season at the Metro Invitational at the NYC Armory and then closed out the week at the Union County Championships in selected entries as the squad looks forward to its State Sectional run and Nationals. The following is a list of the TOP 8 Finishers […]

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Girls Swimming battles Westfield, sets numerous records

It was a record-breaking day on Wednesday for the undefeated Hilltopper Girls Swim team as they took on undefeated Westfield at the Westfield YMCA.  The Hilltopper Girls shattered 6 school records and posted numerous best times.  Senior captains Dagny Donaldson and Caitlin Fagan took first and second place in the 200 freestyle both with best […]

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M Basketball

Hilltoppers fight but fall to SPF, 67-61

Summit won’t want to watch the game tape from the first quarter. Scotch Plains-Fanwood jumped all over the Hilltoppers from the opening tip and didn’t let them breathe. Within 2 minutes, the Raiders opened up an 8-0 lead. Their aggressive half court defense and fast breaking offense created easy bucket after easy bucket. Summit wasn’t […]

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Hilltoppers take rematch over Pioneers, 61-47

In their initial matchup, New Providence jumped all over Summit and never let up – resulting in a 20-point loss. But Coach Simo has the Hilltoppers looking much better as of late – and a rematch felt like it would be a good barometer of how far the team has come. With Joaquin Russell and […]