Bob Badders is a veteran sports journalist who has covered Jersey Shore sports since 2004. As the Editorial Director 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.
Photos From 2023 NJSIAA Wrestling State Championships in Atlantic City, NJ
Photos from the 2023 NJSIAA Wrestling State Championships at Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City.
Seeds and Brackets For 2023 NJSIAA Wrestling State Championships
Seeds, first-round pairings, and complete brackets for the 2023 NJSAA Wrestling State Championships.
Complete 2023 NJSIAA Region 8 Wrestling Results
Results from the 2023 NJSIAA Region 8 Wrestling Tournament, contested Feb. 24 & 25th at Egg Harbor Township High School.
NJ H.S. Football Player Suffers “Severe neck and spinal injury” During Game
Keyport senior linebacker Logan Blanks suffered a 'severe neck and spinal injury" during Saturday's Shore Conference Patriot Division game between Keyport and Lakewood.
2022 NJSIAA Wrestling State Championships Results
Complete results from the 2022 NJSIAA Wrestling Championships at Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City.
2022 NJSIAA Wrestling Individual State Tournament Pairings, Brackets, Returning Medalists, & Info
Seeds, brackets, returning medalists, and more information for the 2022 NJSIAA Wrestling Championships in Atlantic City.
Red Bank Catholic QB Alex Brown Honors Late Mother With Eight TDs
On Friday, Nov. 12, Alex Brown suited up for the most difficult football game of his life. Given the circumstance, it speaks immeasurable volumes about his fortitude that it was also the greatest game of his career.
NJ H.S. Football: Vote Passes to Crown True State Champions Beginning in 2022
Football is the only NJSIAA-sanctioned sport that currently does not play down to group champions. That will change in 2022.
NJSIAA Announces New Venues for 2021 New Jersey High School Wrestling Championships
With Boardwalk Hall off the table as the option for the 2021 NJSIAA Wrestling Championships, the state’s high school governing body has been searching for a site to host this season’s boys and girls state tournament.
NJSIAA Makes Announcement Regarding 2021 State Wrestling Tournament
The NJSIAA has made a major announcement regarding the 2021 high school wrestling season.