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Veteran-Led Johnson Off To A Fast Start Heading Into Rahway Holiday Tournament

Author: By JR Parachini For sidelinechatter.com

CLARK – From the little engine that could. To the engine that proved it could. To the, as senior tri-captain Joe DiProfio put it, “the team that now has a target on its back.” The Johnson boys’ basketball team has so far continued where it le ...

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Fall GPA Challenge Winners Enjoy Breakfast

Author: Gus Kalikas

On Tuesday, December 19, 2017, the Arthur L. Johnson Athletic Department held abreakfast in honor of the 2017 Fall Athletics G.P.A. Challenge winners, the GymnasticsTeam. The event, sponsored by the Athletic Department, was held in the ArthurL. Johns ...

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LOCAL CHEERLEADER/DANCER TO PERFORM IN THE LONDON NEW YEAR’S DAY PARADE FOR THE 30th YEAR

Author: Suzanne Hamilton

Kelsey Marques, from Arthur L. Johnson High School in Clark, New Jersey is one of more than 650 high school cheerleaders and dancers from across the U.S. who will be representing Varsity Spirit in the world famous London New Year’s Day Parade. ...

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C.A.L.C. Welcomes Keirsten Sires of LRT to Meeting

Author: Gus Kalikas

On Wednesday, December 13, 2017, members of the Crusader Athletic Leadership Council metin the Arthur L. Johnson High School IMC. This is the seventh year for theCrusader Athletic Leadership Council, an organization that has been founded tohelp educa ...

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Joe Turek Sets Season and Career Rushing Marks at Johnson High School

Author: Gus Kalikas

On November 23, 2017, Joseph Turek, senior football player at ALJ, broke theschool’s single season and all time rushing records during the Crusader’sThanksgiving Day Game versus Rahway High School. Joe did it in incredible fashion, rushingfor over 2 ...

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2017 Fall Athletic Awards

Author: Gus Kalikas

On Tuesday, November 28, 2017, the Arthur L. Johnson Athletic Department heldtheir 2017 Fall Athletic Awards. The evening, sponsored by the CrusaderAthletic Booster Club, was held in the Arthur L. Johnson Auditorium.   All the Fall Athletic Te ...

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'A Streetcar Named Desire' At Johnson Moves Playoff Game To Saturday Night

Author: By JR Parachini

The two best football teams from the Valley Division of the Mid-State 38 Conference – first-time champion Johnson (5-0 in the division) and second-place Hillside (4-1) – will now clash Saturday (Nov. 18) night at 7 at Nolan Field in Clark in their Ce ...

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George Visconti Wins Wendy's High School Heisman Award

Author: Gus Kalikas

On Oct. 18, George ViscontiJr., senior at ALJ, was named a High School Winner of the Wendy’s High SchoolHeisman award. He will receive a certificate in recognition of his leadership bothon the courts and in the classroom.   George has been a ...

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Two ALJ Cheerleaders Accepted into Varsity IT Girls Internship Program

Author: DANIEL COLLINS

CLARK, NJ- Arthur L. Johnson senior Amanda Pratt and junior Nina DiProfio were selected from a nationwide search to participate in the Varsity Intelligence Team (IT) Girls Internship program.  According to their website, Varsity ...

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2017-2018 C.A.L.C. Guest Speaker Mike Spence

Author: Gus Kalikas

The CrusaderAthletic Leadership Council is an organization that has been founded tohelp educate our student athletes on some of the expectations that we have for themas they compete interscholastically in a variety of athletics. We hope that byinform ...

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Red-Hot Johnson & Linden Look Ahead After What's Been Solid Start For Both

Author: By JR Parachini

Two of the Mid-State 38 (really 37 since Pingry left for the Metropolitan Independent Football League) Conference’s hottest football teams are Johnson and Linden. Johnson is 4-0 for the first time since 2006. Linden (3-1) just defeated Elizabeth in ...

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Delaware Valley struggles in loss to Johnson

Author: Harry Frezza, @thefrez56

ALEXANDRIA - The Delaware Valley High School football team knew it would needto be as close to mistake-free as possible Friday night if it was going totopple a polished machine like A.L Johnson. Unfortunately for theTerriers, costly errors ...

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Johnson stays unbeaten, runs past Delaware Valley

Author: By Brad Wilson | Lehighvalleylive.com

Delaware Valley’s legendary “Dawgpound” cheering section didn’t have much to bark about Friday night in a 49-21 loss to Johnson at Tap Webb Memorial Field. The unbeaten visitors (4-0 overall and division) jumped out to a 28-0 second-quarter lead and ...

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Johnson girls soccer starts out season with 6 straight shutouts

Author: By Brandon Gould | NJ Advance Media for NJ.com

Johnson has been one of the better teams in its section the last few years and it has played well in a top-heavy Union County, but the start that the Crusaders are putting together in 2017 is really opening up some eyes. The Union County squad is 6- ...

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Moran tabbed Defensive Performer of the Week

Author: http://www.hwsathletics.com/news/2017/9/18/william-smith-field-hockey-moran-tabbed-defensive-performer-of-the-week.aspx

William Smith College senior Maura Moran was named the Liberty League Field Hockey Defensive Performer of the Week by the conference office today. Additionally, senior Alexandra Frary earned a spot on the weekly honor roll.   ...

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Booster Club “Meet the Coaches” & Guest Speaker Press Release

Author: Gus Kalikas

On Wednesday, September 06, 2017, the Arthur L. Johnson High School CrusaderAthletic Booster Club held their first meeting of the year. In attendance atthe packed house were coaches, players, and parents who had the opportunity tomeet the coaches and ...

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2017 Senior Athletic Awards

Author: Gus Kalikas

On Monday, June 05, 2017,the Arthur L. Johnson Athletic Department held their 2017 Senior AthleticAwards. The evening, sponsored by the Crusader Athletic Booster Club, was held atthe Westwood in Garwood.   All the Senior Student Athletes, thei ...

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ALJ Alumnus, Lacrosse Player Lance Pecina Wins Unsung Hero Award at Stockton University

Author: Dan Collins

CLARK, NJ -  Lance Pecina, a 2013 graduate of the Arthur L. Johnson High School, stood out as a leader and mentor to his teammates and coaches at Stockton University. Always aspiring to help others, Pecina received the Student-Athlete Advisory C ...

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2017 Spring G.P.A. Challenge Breakfast

Author: Gus Kalikas

On Wednesday, May 31, 2017, the Arthur L. Johnson Athletic Department held abreakfast in honor of the 2017 Spring Athletics G.P.A. Challenge winners, the Girls’track and Field Team Team. The event, sponsored by the Athletic Department, washeld in the ...

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C.A.L.C. Preschool Field Day (05.26.17)

Author: Gus Kalikas

  On Friday, May 26, 2017, members of the Crusader Athletic Leadership Councilparticipated in Field Day at the Clark Pre-School. Field Day is a day set aside for sports or athletic competition with theentire Pre School. The activities of the day ...

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2017 Spring Athletic Awards

Author: Gus Kalikas

On Monday, May 22, 2017, the Arthur L. Johnson Athletic Department held their2017 Spring Athletic Awards. The evening, sponsored by the Crusader Athletic BoosterClub, was held in the Arthur L. Johnson High School auditorium. All the Spring Athletic ...

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C.A.L.C. Participate in 2nd & 7 Reading Program

Author: Gus Kalikas

On Tuesday, April 18th, andWednesday, April 19th, members of the Crusader Athletic Leadership Council participated in the Clark School District’s “2ndand 7 Reading Program”at the Valley Road and Frank K. Henley Elementary Schools. C.A.L.C. members w ...

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