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Going for the gold: Freehold gymnastic team is a force to be reckoned with

December 5, 2019

In a sport that demands perfection with every move, one can’t do much better than the Freehold Township High School gymnastics team. The team has won three straight state championships – the first public school to accomplish...

He came to America with a love of basketball. Now, he gave up hoops for hurdles

May 29, 2019

He speaks with a choppy Caribbean accent but everything else about Freehold Township's Felix Lawrence is as smooth as possible. The senior is only in his second year of hurdling, but his technique and race strategy were perfect F...

FTHS Senior Named 2019 Distinguished Young Woman of New Jersey

December 20, 2018

Freehold Township High School’s Anna Ma won the title of the 2019 Distinguished Young Woman of New Jersey. According to its website, Distinguished Young Women of New Jersey is part of a national scholarship program open to high...

FTHS Sophomore Selected as the 2018-2019 Star State Greenhand Winner

December 13, 2018

Freehold Township High School’s Elizabeth Stenard has been selected as the 2018-2019 Star State Greenhand winner by the New Jersey FFA (Future Farmers of America). This award is the result of the sophomore’s outstanding Supervised...

Boys Soccer – No. 9 Freehold Twp. Wins Big A North Showdown at No. 5 Howell

September 14, 2018

ARMINGDALE - The Freehold Township boys soccer team has forged some intense rivalries while playing in the Class A North division of the Shore Conference, including the one the Patriots - ranked No. 9 in the latest Shore Spo...

Down syndrome doesn’t define Freehold cheerleader

March 2, 2018

Nothing was going to stop Alaina Lardaro from being a Freehold Township High School cheerleader. Not the scheduling to balance this new activity with school, work and her other activities, modeling and competitive swimming. ...

Students Planning March For Our Lives Rally In Freehold

March 2, 2018

A group of high school students from the Freehold area are planning a local march on March 24 in solidarity with the national March for Our Lives that will be held in Washington, DC, in response to the Florida high school shootings...

Girls Soccer: Freehold Township wins second state title in school history

November 19, 2017

Over the last three years, the Freehold Township girls soccer team has made a habit of putting together solid postseason runs. And for the second time in three years, the Patriots found themselves in the NJSIAA Group IV State F...

Sharp style unlocks Colberts, sparks Freehold Twp.

November 8, 2017

Containing Jada and Jamsime Colbert borders on the impossible, the Freehold Township seniors simply too quick to be neutralized for an entire 80 minutes. But, when the Patriots enhance the twins’ finest qualities by exerting...

Illuzzi Attends Prestigious Global Youth Institute in Iowa

November 6, 2017

High school students from 27 states and territories and nine countries were selected to attend the 24th Annual Global Youth Institute October 19-21st in Des Moines, Iowa. TJ Illuzzi from Freehold Township High School in Freehold NJ was a...

Freehold Township Peer Leaders Raise Money to Fight Alzheimer’s

November 1, 2017

Freehold Township High School peer leaders raise almost $8,500 as a result of their participation in the 2017 Southern Regional Walk to Fight Alzheimer’s for Alzheimer’s New Jersey. read more at

Lady Patriots (Soccer) Blank Rival to Reach 8-0

October 5, 2017

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