Bob Badders is a veteran sports journalist who has covered Jersey Shore sports since 2004. As the Managing Editor for the Shore Sports Network, he oversees content on shoresportsnetwork.com and The Shore Sports Network Journal, in addition to serving as the beat reporter for Shore Conference high school football, wrestling and men's lacrosse. A graduate of Brick Memorial High School and Rowan University, Bob is a lifelong resident of the Jersey Shore and currently resides in Ocean County with his wife and three daughters.
New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy to sign executive order allowing parents at high school sporti…
Parents will soon be able to attend their children's sporting events.
NJSIAA passes proposal to allow state championship football games
Public school football state championship games are on the horizon after the NJSIAA passed a resolution to change its constitution.
Gov. Murphy Signs Executive Order Allowing Indoor Contact Sports to Resume with Restrictio…
New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy signed an executive order Monday that paves the way for a winter season of high school athletics to take place this academic year.
NJSIAA Announces 2020 HS Football Postseason Format
After weeks of uncertainty surrounding the exact nature of the postseason for the 2020 New Jersey high school football season, the New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association on Wednesday announced the plans for its modified playoffs...
NJSIAA announces return-to-play plan for fall and winter, moves two fall sports
The NJSIAA has moved two fall sports to a newly-created third season as part of its updated return-to-play guidelines.
NJSIAA announces Phase 1 guidelines for returning to sports
The NJSIAA has issued its Phase 1 guidelines regarding a fall season resumption of high school sports.
N.J announces restart dates for organized sports based on three-tier risk groups
The New Jersey Department of Health finalized its guidelines for organized sports to resume and Gov. Phil Murphy announced the details during his press briefing on Monday afternoon.
NJSIAA Update: No change to start of fall sports season; practices can likely resume in mi…
The NJSIAA released an update regarding the return of high school sports.
Will Lakewood BlueClaws baseball return this summer?
The Lakewood BlueClaws released a statement regarding the status of the 2020 season.
NJSIAA to allow transfers without penalty for 2020-2021
The NJSIAA will allow student-athletes to transfer without penalty for the 2020-2021 academic year as part of its COVID-19 package.