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Matthew Mendives
Matthew Mendives is a 16 year old junior who was born September 24,2002. He lived in Plainsboro, New Jersey for one year then moved to Linden, New Jersey. In 6 grade he moved from Linden to Colonia and has lived there ever since. He is a huge fan of the New York Yankees and watches almost every game. His favorite player currently is Brett Gardner due to his hustle and how hard he plays. In baseball's off season, he watches basketball and football. He is a fan of the Brooklyn Nets and the New York Giants. His favorite school subject is English and his goal is to become a sports reporter. 

Matthew Mendives, Reporter

Mar 27, 2020
March 27-Michael Cuddyer is born (Story)
Mar 26, 2020
How student athletes are handling life without their sport (Story)
Mar 26, 2020
March 26- Joe Dimaggio switches from 40 oz. bat to 36 oz. bat (Story)
Mar 25, 2020
March 25- Kareem named NCAA tournament most outstanding player (Story)
Mar 24, 2020
March 24- Magic Johnson gets 29 point triple double in NCAA tournament game (Story)
Mar 23, 2020
March 23- Mark Buehrle is born (Story)
Mar 22, 2020
March 22- Kareem wins MVP (Story)
Mar 21, 2020
March 21- Jerry West wins most outstanding player in NCAA tournament (Story)
Mar 20, 2020
March 20- Roberto Clemente elected into baseball hall of fame 11 weeks after dying in plane crash (Story)
Mar 19, 2020
March 19- Michael Jordan plays first game back from retirement (Story)
Mar 18, 2020
Yankees season preview, will the Yankees win their 28th ring in 2020? (Story)
Mar 18, 2020
March 18- Wilt’s number retired by Sixers (Story)
Mar 17, 2020
March 17- Peyton Manning gets married (Story)
Mar 16, 2020
Preview of the 2020 Colonia baseball season (Story)
Mar 16, 2020
March 16- Curtis Granderson is born (Story)
Mar 15, 2020
March 15- Cy Young retires (Story)
Mar 14, 2020
March 14- Wilt scored 53 points in playoff games (Story)
Mar 13, 2020
March 13- NFL’s Chicago Cardinals move to St. Louis (Story)
Mar 12, 2020
March 12- Larry Bird scores 60 points (Story)
Mar 11, 2020
March 11- Anthony Davis is born (Story)
Mar 10, 2020
March 10- Wilt scores 70 points (Story)
Mar 09, 2020
March 9- Babe Ruth turns down Reds offer (Story)
Mar 08, 2020
March 8- Babe Ruth signs two year contract extension with Yankees (Story)
Mar 07, 2020
March 7- Magic becomes 2nd player to reach 10,000 assists (Story)
Mar 06, 2020
March 6- Lebron passes Jordan in all time points (Story)
Mar 05, 2020
March 5- Tommy Lasorda elected into hall of fame (Story)
Mar 04, 2020
March 4- Jordan wins first ESPY award (Story)
Mar 03, 2020
March 3- John Elway gets married (Story)
Mar 02, 2020
March 2- Wilt scores 100 points (Story)
Mar 01, 2020
March 1- Cy Young award brought into NL (Story)
Feb 29, 2020
February 29- Oscar Robertson and Jerry Lucas have 40-40 game (Story)
Feb 28, 2020
February 28- Wilt hits 35th consecutive field goal (Story)
Feb 27, 2020
February 27- Vic Janowicz passes away (Story)
Feb 26, 2020
2019-2020 player spotlight – Jimmy Hopke (Story)
Feb 26, 2020
February 26- Jordan scores 58 points for Bulls record (Story)
Feb 25, 2020
February 25- Paul O’Neill is born (Story)
Feb 24, 2020
How Kobe’s death affected his family, friends and everyone (Story)
Feb 24, 2020
February 24- Kareem scores 36,000th point (Story)
Feb 23, 2020
February 23- Wilt becomes first NBA player to score 25,000 points (Story)
Feb 22, 2020
February 22- Modern goalpost is standardized in NFL (Story)
Feb 21, 2020
February 21- Ted Williams signs 5 year contract to manage Senators (Story)
Feb 20, 2020
February 20- 60th NBA all star game is played (Story)
Feb 19, 2020
February 19-55th NBA all star game is played (Story)
Feb 18, 2020
February 18- Red Sox trade Cy Young (Story)
Feb 17, 2020
February 17- Wilt scored 67 points vs Hawks (Story)
Feb 16, 2020
February 16- Lakers retire Magic Johnson’s number (Story)
Feb 15, 2020
February 15- Bill Belichick fired by Browns (Story)
Feb 14, 2020
February 14- Wilt becomes all time leading scorer (Story)
Feb 13, 2020
February 13- Larry Bird ends free throw streak of 71 games (Story)
Feb 12, 2020
February 12- Bill Russell grabs 41 rebounds in a game. (Story)
Feb 11, 2020
February 11- Willie Mays signs largest contract in MLB history (Story)
Feb 10, 2020
February 10- 2008 pro bowl is played (Story)
Feb 09, 2020
February 9- Rick Barry becomes first player to hit 8 three pointers (Story)
Feb 08, 2020
February 8- Bill Russell becomes first player to get 50 rebounds in a game (Story)
Feb 07, 2020
February 7- 44th super bowl is played (Story)
Feb 06, 2020
February 6- NBA adds 4 teams (Story)
Feb 05, 2020
February 5- Kareem becomes first player to score 38,000 points (Story)
Feb 04, 2020
Romance is in the air (Story)
Feb 04, 2020
February 4- Pete Rose banned from baseball (Story)
Feb 03, 2020
February 3- 36th super bowl is played (Story)
Feb 02, 2020
February 2- Vince Lombardi signs 5 year contract with Packers (Story)
Feb 01, 2020
February 1- John Stockton becomes all time assist leader (Story)
Jan 31, 2020
How MLB has dealt with controversy past vs. present (Story)
Jan 31, 2020
January 31- Nolan Ryan is born (Story)
Jan 30, 2020
January 30- 28th super bowl is played (Story)
Jan 29, 2020
January 29- Karl Malone becomes 3rd player to score 30,000 points (Story)
Jan 28, 2020
January 28- Gregg Poppovich is born (Story)
Jan 27, 2020
January 27- 2019 pro bowl is played (Story)
Jan 26, 2020
January 26- Pete Rozelle elected NFL commissioner (Story)
Jan 25, 2020
January 25- Jordan scores 10,000th NBA point (Story)
Jan 24, 2020
January 24- Jackie Robinson signs largest contract in Dodgers history (Story)
Jan 23, 2020
January 23- Dallas Texans become Baltimore Colts (Story)
Jan 22, 2020
January 22- Kobe scores 81 points (Story)
Jan 21, 2020
January 21-4th NBA all star game is played (Story)
Jan 21, 2020
Yankees year in review 2019, the chase for 28 continues (Story)
Jan 20, 2020
January 20- 19th super bowl is played (Story)
Jan 19, 2020
January 19- NFL takes control of NY Yanks (Story)
Jan 18, 2020
January 18- Larry Bird returns to Boston as Pacers head coach (Story)
Jan 17, 2020
January 17- Lebron James becomes the fastest player to score 20,000 points (Story)
Jan 16, 2020
January 16- 16th pro bowl is played (Story)
Jan 15, 2020
January 15- Wilt Chamberlain traded to Sixers (Story)
Jan 14, 2020
“I’ll show you” the inspiring story of Derrick Rose is a must read (Story)
Jan 14, 2020
January 14- Catfish Hunter elected into hall of fame (Story)
Jan 13, 2020
January 13- 13th pro bowl is played (Story)
Jan 12, 2020
January 12- Bills beat Broncos in AFC championship (Story)
Jan 11, 2020
January 11- Broncos beat Browns in AFC championship (Story)
Jan 10, 2020
January 10-Kareem becomes first player to score 34,000 points (Story)
Jan 09, 2020
January 9- Johnny Bench elected into baseball hall of fame (Story)
Jan 08, 2020
January 8- Michael Jordan becomes 2nd fastest player to reach 20,000 points (Story)
Jan 07, 2020
January 7- Shaq gets the 1,000 block of his career (Story)
Jan 06, 2020
January 6- Marcus Mariota scores touchdown off his own pass (Story)
Jan 05, 2020
January 5- Don Shula announces retirement (Story)
Jan 04, 2020
January 4- Chiefs beat Raiders in AFL championship (Story)
Jan 03, 2020
January 3- Jimmy Butler breaks Bulls record for most points in a half (Story)
Jan 02, 2020
January 2- Jack Ramsay wins 800th NBA game (Story)
Jan 01, 2020
January 1- Briggs stadium renamed to Tigers stadium (Story)
Dec 31, 2019
December 31- First NBA game at great western forum (Story)
Dec 30, 2019
December 30- Dolphins beat Raiders in AFC championship game (Story)
Dec 29, 2019
December 29- Brady throws 50th touchdown of season (Story)
Dec 28, 2019
December 28- CBS states it won’t broadcast games where minor league games are on. (Story)
Dec 27, 2019
December 27- Bill Sharman ends free throw streak of 55 games (Story)
Dec 26, 2019
December 26- Raiders beat Steelers in AFC championship (Story)
Dec 25, 2019
December 25- Derrick Rose hits game winner vs. Lakers (Story)
Dec 24, 2019
December 24- Jay Wright is born (Story)
Dec 23, 2019
December 23- First coast-to-coast televised NFL game between Rams and Browns (Story)
Dec 22, 2019
December 22- Kordell Stewart runs 80 yards for TD (Story)
Dec 21, 2019
December 21- Giants announce plan to build new stadium by 2000 (Story)
Dec 20, 2019
December 20- Supersonics were created (Story)
Dec 19, 2019
December 19- Eagles come back from 21 point deficit vs. Giants (Story)
Dec 18, 2019
December 18- Wilt Chamberlain scores 78 points vs Lakers (Story)
Dec 17, 2019
December 17- Cavs beat Heat by a record 68 points (Story)
Dec 16, 2019
December 16- OJ Simpson becomes first running back to rush for 2,000 yards in a season (Story)
Dec 15, 2019
December 15- Joe Montana’s number retired by 49ers (Story)
Dec 14, 2019
December 14- Heat win first NBA game (Story)
Dec 13, 2019
December 13- Highest scoring game in NBA history between Pistons and Nuggets (Story)
Dec 12, 2019
Christmas who?, the Spongebob Christmas special review (Story)
Dec 12, 2019
December 12- Gale Sayers ties record for most touchdowns in a game with 6 (Story)
Dec 11, 2019
December 11- Roger Maris is traded to Yankees (Story)
Dec 10, 2019
December 10- Dominique Wilkins scores 57 points vs. Bulls (Story)
Dec 09, 2019
December 9- Jerry Rice begins streak of consecutive games with a reception (Story)
Dec 08, 2019
December 8- Tim Tebow named heisman trophy winner (Story)
Dec 07, 2019
December 7- NBA settles strike with refs (Story)
Dec 06, 2019
December 6- Barry Bonds signs record deal with Giants (Story)
Dec 05, 2019
December 5- Seahawks are created (Story)
Dec 04, 2019
December 4- Magic have lowest scoring game in shot clock era (Story)
Dec 03, 2019
December 3- Wilt Chamberlain makes varsity college debut (Story)
Dec 02, 2019
December 2- Don Hutson gets number retired by Packers (Story)
Dec 01, 2019
December 1- Dan Marino reaches 3,000 yards in a season for the 8th time in his career (Story)
Nov 30, 2019
November 30-Kobe Bryant announces retirement (Story)
Nov 29, 2019
November 29- Warriors play first game in Oakland Coliseum arena (Story)
Nov 28, 2019
November 28- Tucker Fredrickson is drafted with the first pick in the NFL draft (Story)
Nov 27, 2019
Why have sports injuries increased? (Story)
Nov 27, 2019
November 27- Joe Dimaggio wins AL MVP (Story)
Nov 26, 2019
November 26- Shawn Kemp is born (Story)
Nov 25, 2019
November 25- O.J Simpson gets 273 yards against the Lions (Story)
Nov 24, 2019
November 24- Jim Brown sets Browns record for most yards rushed in a game (Story)
Nov 23, 2019
November 23- Bucks make first NBA trade (Story)
Nov 22, 2019
November 22- Patrick Ewing signs record deal with Knicks (Story)
Nov 21, 2019
November 21- Red Grange signs with Chicago Bears (Story)
Nov 20, 2019
November 20- A.C. Green sets record for most consecutive games played (Story)
Nov 19, 2019
November 19- Nolan Ryan becomes first million dollar pitcher (Story)
Nov 18, 2019
November 18- Giants improve record to 10-0 after win over Lions (Story)
Nov 17, 2019
November 17- Jim Brown scores 43 points in a college game (Story)
Nov 16, 2019
November 16- Bill Russell gets 49 rebounds in a game (Story)
Nov 15, 2019
AP style guide- names, punctuation, times and dates (Story)
Nov 15, 2019
November 15- Elgin Baylor drops 70 points against the Knicks (Story)
Nov 14, 2019
November 14- Don Shula sets record for most wins by a head coach in NFL history. (Story)
Nov 13, 2019
November 13- Bob Pettit becomes first player to score 20,000 points (Story)
Nov 12, 2019
November 12- Roger Clemens wins unanimous cy young award (Story)
Nov 11, 2019
November 11- Bill Musgrave is born (Story)
Nov 10, 2019
November 10- Steelers and Eagles play penalty free game (Story)
Nov 09, 2019
November 9- Knicks game postponed due to black out (Story)
Nov 08, 2019
November 8-Kings play first game in Arco arena (Story)
Nov 07, 2019
November 7- Lions and Giants have scoreless tie (Story)
Nov 06, 2019
November 6- Dusty Baker wins NL manager of the year (Story)
Nov 05, 2019
November 5- Lakers start 33 game consecutive win streak (Story)
Nov 04, 2019
November 4- Saints get first shutout victory in franchise history (Story)
Nov 03, 2019
November 3- Jerry Rice becomes first player to reach 1,000 receptions (Story)
Nov 02, 2019
November 2- Hank Aaron traded to Brewers (Story)
Nov 01, 2019
November 1- Derek Jeter hits first home run in November (Story)
Oct 31, 2019
October 31- Earl Lloyd becomes first African American to play in an NBA game (Story)
Oct 30, 2019
October 30- Nolan Ryan throws 100.9 MPH fastball (Story)
Oct 29, 2019
October 29- Lefty Grove named AL MVP (Story)
Oct 28, 2019
Top 10 scary movies for Halloween (Story)
Oct 28, 2019
October 28- Cleveland Cavaliers play first home game (Story)
Oct 27, 2019
October 27- John Kasay was born (Story)
Oct 26, 2019
October 26- Yankees win world series (Story)
Oct 25, 2019
October 25- Marlins win world series (Story)
Oct 24, 2019
October 24- Pat Williams was born (Story)
Oct 23, 2019
October 23- Joe Carter hits walk off home run in World Series (Story)
Oct 22, 2019
How to get the most of your high school life (Story)
Oct 22, 2019
October 22- Joe Dimaggio hired as executive VP’s of Athletics (Story)
Oct 21, 2019
October 21- Willis Reed becomes first Knicks player to have number retired (Story)
Oct 20, 2019
October 20- Jim Brown sets single season rushing record (Story)
Oct 19, 2019
October 19- Red Sox clinch world series appearance with win over Tigers (Story)
Oct 18, 2019
October 18- Reggie Jackson hits 3 home runs in world series clincher (Story)
Oct 17, 2019
October 17- New Orleans Jazz begin 28 game road losing streak (Story)
Oct 16, 2019
October 16- Lou Gehrig named AL MVP (Story)
Oct 15, 2019
October 15- George Brett forced out of World Series with hemorrhoids (Story)
Oct 14, 2019
October 14- Joe Montana has 6 touchdowns in one game (Story)
Oct 13, 2019
October 13- Future basketball hall of famer Calvin Murphy makes debut (Story)
Oct 12, 2019
October 12- Blue Jays clinch 2nd consecutive World Series appearance (Story)
Oct 11, 2019
October 11- Carl Yastrzemski, Reggie Smith and Rico Petrocelli hit back to back to back home runs in World Series (Story)
Oct 10, 2019
October 10th- Lawrence Taylor’s number 56 retired by Giants (Story)
Oct 09, 2019
October 9th- Whitey Ford breaks Babe Ruth’s record for most consecutive scoreless innings in the World Series (Story)
Oct 08, 2019
October 8th- Pete Rose and Bud Harrelson brawled in NLCS game 3 (Story)
Oct 07, 2019
October 7th- Walter Payton passes Jim Brown as NFL’s career rushing leader (Story)
Oct 06, 2019
October 6th- Michael Jordan announces first retirement (Story)
Oct 05, 2019
October 5th- Ty Cobb steals 96th base (Story)
Oct 04, 2019
October 4th- Willie Mays ends Whitey Ford’s consecutive scoreless innings streak in world series (Story)
Oct 03, 2019
October 3rd- Patriots win 18th consecutive game (Story)
Oct 02, 2019
October 2nd- Hank Aaron hits final home run with Braves (Story)
Oct 01, 2019
October 1st- Babe Ruth calls his shot (Story)
Sep 30, 2019
September 30th-Larry Bird marries longtime girlfriend Dinah Mattingly (Story)
Sep 29, 2019
September 29th- Warren Moon sacked record 12 times (Story)
Sep 28, 2019
September 28th- Nolan Ryan throws 3rd no hitter (Story)
Sep 27, 2019
September 27th- Tim Raines first since Ty Cobb to steal 70 bases and drive in 70 runs (Story)
Sep 26, 2019
September 26th- Wilt Chamberlain signs with the ABA San Diego Conquistadors (Story)
Sep 25, 2019
September 25th- Lou Gehrig plays in his 1,500 consecutive game (Story)
Sep 24, 2019
September 24th- Pete Rose reaches 200 hits in a season for the 10th time (Story)
Sep 23, 2019
September 23rd- Joe Montana misses his first start in 49 games (Story)
Sep 17, 2019
How do teachers feel about the start of the year? (Story)
Jun 15, 2019
Fast food may save you money but may increase your waistline (Story)
Jun 03, 2019
Bernards blows out Colonia (2019 baseball season) (Story)
May 13, 2019
The Baseball by Zack Hample is a catch (Story/Media)
May 06, 2019
Life of a student athlete (Story)
Apr 08, 2019
NBA MVP Race (Story)
Feb 15, 2019
Valentines day questions (Story)
Feb 11, 2019
Why less kids are playing sports (Story)
Feb 04, 2019
Why Mariano Rivera deserved to be unanimous (Story)
Jan 14, 2019
A year in review: New York Yankees continue to build a strong team (Story)
Jan 14, 2019
New Years resolutions (Story)
Dec 14, 2018
Frosty the Snowman is a magical holiday must-see (Story)
Nov 28, 2018
NBA 2K19: How good is it? (Story)
Nov 28, 2018
Thanksgiving food and traditions (Story)
Nov 13, 2018
District blocks websites on the chromebooks (Story)
Oct 03, 2018
Mexico free press project (Story)
The student news site of Colonia High School
Matthew Mendives