Sparta blanks Bergenfield

Takes first round tourney win

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  • Bergenfield ball carrier Brian Mckoy is brought down by Sparta defenders in the second half. Photos by George Leroy Hunter

  • Sparta linebacker Robbie Gennat reaches for a Bergenfield ball carrier.

  • Sparta ball carrier Thomas Agudo on the run in the first half. Agudo rushed for 198 yards and scored one touchdown.

  • After catching the ball Sparta wideout William Cisko is grabbed by Bergenfield defensive back Kenneth Larcier in the first half. Cisko scored one touchdown. S

  • The Bergenfield Bears in the midst of a hand-off play while confronting a Sparta Spartan.

  • A Bergenfield ball carrier attracts Sparta defenders.

  • After catching the ball Sparta wideout Eric Castorina is confronted by Bergenfield defenders.

  • Sparta quarterback Anthony Broccoletti (15) throws the ball in the third quarter. Broccoletti threw for 153 yards and one touchdown.

— Sparta High School defeated Bergenfield High School (Bergen County, N.J.) in varsity football on Saturday, November 11, 2017. The final score was 17-0. The first round of the NJIAA North 1, Group 3 tournament took place at Sparta High School in Sparta Township, New Jersey.

Team records: Bergenfield Bears 6-4. Sparta Spartans 9-1.

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