Results from the games play by teams from Bogota.
The Bogota Lady Bucs Volleyball were upset on Wednesday Night by the Secaucus Lady Patriots at Speary Gym 1-2 (13-25: 25-15: 24-26) . Before the Match Bogota Coach Brad DiRupo announced the retirement of Carly O'Sullivan's # 14 Jersey. She joins Basketball Player Pat Sullivan to be honoured. Ms. O'Sullivan was vote to three different All- American teams, and helped Bogota to four straight State group 1 titles.
During the first game Secaucus' Kendall Caruso recorded her 1,000 assist as a Lady Patriots. She was rewarded by her teammates & Family during a timeout after that moment.
The Match itself saw Secaucus take advantage of Bogota overhitting to take the first game. In the second Bogota found the open spaces when needed to tie the Match at 1. The third game was a heavyweight affair with both teams taking leads, and both team coming back to tie. A number of long points were played throughout with neither team backing down. The game was so close that even one reversed call could have played a part in it. In the end the Lady Bucs were within one point of the victory, but Secaucus came back with five straight set points for the win.
Bogota next has a scheduled Match on Thursday 2- Oct. against Hawthorne Christian Academy at Home in Speary Gym with a 4:00p start. Then they play at Park Ridge on Friday 3-Oct starting at 4:00p
|Carly O'Sullivan having her Jersey retired|
|Kendall Caruso being honoured for her 1,000 assist|
Both of the Bogota Cross Country Squads won their races over Saddle River Day & Hawthorne Christian by scores of 15-50. The Lady Bucs were lead by Jillian O'Brien finishing first then with Alanah O'Brien 3rd, Anais Fernandez 4th, Mika Sunga 5th and Emma O'Brien 10th.
The Men's Squad took the first nine places in their race with Chris Rivera being the Overall winner. Bogota's next meet will be on Wednesday 8- Oct against Cresskill & Bergen Charter at the Darlington Park Race Course in Mahwah with the first race scheduled to start at 4:35p
The Bogota Bucs Soccer team play an unschedule game against Leonia in Wednesday 1-Oct. The Bucs had goals by Colin McDonnell and Jack Tobin on their way to a 2-1 Junior Varsity win. They next play at Hawthorne Christian on Thursday 2- Oct. Then at St. Mary's in Rutherford on Friday 3- Oct. Both game will have a 4:00p kick-off. The St. Mary's game is classified as a Varsity Game.
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