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Rebecca Soni of the United States reacts after she competed in the Women's 100m Breaststroke heat 6 on Day 2 of the London 2012 Olympic Games (Al Bello/Getty Images)
Rebecca Soni of the United States reacts after she competed in the Women's 100m Breaststroke heat 6 on Day 2 of the London 2012 Olympic Games (Al Bello/Getty Images)
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New Jersey Olympians Winning In London

Monday is a big day for Rebecca Soni of Plainsboro who is the favorite to capture the gold in the Women’s 100 meter breastroke. 

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Christie Rampone (Christierampone.com)
Christie Rampone (Christierampone.com)
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10 Interesting Facts About New Jersey’s 2012 Olympians

One grew up never watching television. Another ironically embraced swimming after a near-drowning accident as a young boy. Two were raised in households with a league of athletic siblings. Whether playing the guitar, skydiving, or spending time with their kids during their downtime, these Olympic athletes show that there’s more to life than competitive sports

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People walk from the Olympic Stadium following an Opening Ceremony rehearsal (Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images)
People walk from the Olympic Stadium following an Opening Ceremony rehearsal (Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images)
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Star-Studded Audience For Olympic Opening Ceremony [VIDEO]

There will be monarchs, presidents, prime ministers — and David Beckham. Friday’s opening ceremony for the London Olympics is an A-list affair.

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Martin Rose, Getty Images
Martin Rose, Getty Images
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Christie Rampone, Carli Lloyd & the U.S. Women’s Soccer Team Begin Quest for Gold Today!

The pride of Point Pleasant, Christie Rampone, captain of the U.S. women’s soccer team, and her teammates , including Delran's own Carli Lloyd begin their quest for Olympic gold today!

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NCAA president Mark Emmert announces sanctions against Penn State.(Joe Robbins/Getty Images)
NCAA president Mark Emmert announces sanctions against Penn State.(Joe Robbins/Getty Images)
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NCAA, Big 10 Hit Penn State With $60M Fine, Vacates Paterno Wins [VIDEO/POLL]

The NCAA hits Penn State football with $60 million fine, vacates Paterno’s wins from 1998-2011 as part of its sanctions as a result of the school’s child abuse scandal while the Big 10 has barred the school from sharing in league bowl game revenues. 

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Former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky, leaves court in handcuffs. (Mark Wilson/Getty Images)
Former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky, leaves court in handcuffs. (Mark Wilson/Getty Images)
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Trustee Says Freeh Report Marrs Paterno’s Legacy [VIDEO]

A Penn St. trustee says former head football coach Joe  Paterno’s “61 years of excellent service to the university is now marred” in the wake of a 267 page report on Penn State’s actions and response related to the allegations of child abuse by Jerry Sandusky.

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Buena's Justin Geri
Justin Geri (Photo: Facebook.com)
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Buena’s Justin Geri Named South Jersey Student Athlete of the Week

 

Congrats to Justin from all of us here at Lite Rock 96.9.

CLICK HERE to read more about Justin Geri and learn how you can nominate a South Jersey student athlete you think is deserving.

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Fabian Santiago
Courtesy Oakcrest High School
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Santiago Leads Oakcrest with Record Performance at Meet of Champions

Fabian Santiago's last act as a student for Oakcrest High School was one for the record books.  The graduating senior won three races at Monday night's Meet of Champions held in Old Bridge, tying two others in a record for most wins in the 43 years of the track and field competition featuring...

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Yani Tseng
Yani Tseng - Picture courtesy of the LPGA
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South Jersey Hosts Golf’s Hottest Star this Weekend – Meet Yani Tseng

As the world's best women golfers converge on South Jersey this weekend for the ShopRite LPGA Classic at the Stockton Seaview Hotel and Golf Club,  one of the brightest spotlights will shine on the sports emerging young star, Yani Tseng.  The 23 year-old native of Taiwan, is the only golfer, male or female, to be included on Time Magazine's "100 Most Influential People in the world" list and is considered  by many ...

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Dennis Horner
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Holy Spirit Hoops Great Dennis Horner Is Back With The NJ. Nets

Congratulations to Holy Spirit High School graduate Dennis Horner on his his latest call-up with the New Jersey Nets!  The Linwood native agreed to a ten-day contract with the NBA squad and joined the team Thursday to begin a four-game road trip. The 6'9" Horner,  began the season with the Nets before being released after five games.  Horner, who starred with North Carolina State after graduating...

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Lawrence Tynes kicks one of 2 field goals in the third. (Andy Lyons/Getty Images)
Lawrence Tynes kicks one of 2 field goals in the third. (Andy Lyons/Getty Images)
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Giants Beat Patriots To Win Super Bowl, 21-17 [VIDEO]

 

Eli Manning and the Giants one-upped Tom Brady and the Patriots again, coming back with a last-minute score to beat New England 21-17 Sunday night for New York’s fourth Super Bowl title.

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Students and those in the community embrace one another as they hold a candlelight vigil in remembrance of Joe Paterno. (Patrick Smith/Getty Images)
Students and those in the community embrace one another as they hold a candlelight vigil in remembrance of Joe Paterno. (Patrick Smith/Getty Images)
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Paterno Funeral Scheduled For Wednesday [VIDEO]

Former Penn State coach Joe Paterno will be buried Wednesday, and his family has scheduled three days of public memorial events this week.

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