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Wednesday, January 17
  • Attention Golfers! All those interested in joining the boy's and girls' golf team must see Coach Lawshe, Bargil or Lawler for all questions. All golfers interested trying out just have their physical submitted to the nurse by March 1st.
  • The class of 2018 will be having their final dues drive on Friday January 26th during periods 1-3. Please come and pay off some or all you dues. This is last day to pay your senior dues.
  • Please come out and support PCTI'S Skills USA chapter at Applebees in Totowa on Saturday morning, January 20th from 8am -10am for our Flapjack breakfast fundraiser. Tickets are now being sold by our members and at the door on Saturday. Tickets are $10, thank you and see you on Saturday, JANUARY 20TH.
  • The boys basketball team evened their record at 5-5 yesterday with a win over Passaic on the road. The bulldogs were led by Seniors Nile Wade and TJ Smith with 17 and 12 points respectively and Shemar Fields with 8 rebounds. The boys will take on Wayne Valley home at 4:00 Thursday.
Game Results
  • Team: Freshman Basketball (F)
    Opponent: Passaic
    Location: Home
    Score: 26 (PCTI) vs. 22 (Opponent)
    Coach De Filippis provided the following additional notes: The girl's freshman basketball team won yesterday and next face Wayne Valley away on Thursday.
  • Team: JV Basketball (F)
    Opponent: Passaic
    Location: Home
    Score: 49 (PCTI) vs. 11 (Opponent)
    Coach K. McCloskey provided the following additional notes: Girls JV basketball beat Passaic 49-11. Freshman Paige Traynor lead the Lady Bulldogs with 21 points. Sophomore Amber Roberts added 7 more to beat Passaic.
  • Team: Varsity B-Basketball (M)
    Opponent: Passaic
    Location: Away
    Score: 56 (PCTI) vs. 49 (Opponent)
    Coach Alima Pudup provided the following additional notes: Congratulations to the boys varsity basketball team for their win over Passaic last night. Please come watch the bulldogs take on Wayne Valley at four o'clock on Thursday.
  • Team: Varsity Basketball (F)
    Opponent: Passaic
    Location: Home
    Score: 49 (PCTI) vs. 19 (Opponent)
    Coach R. Williams provided the following additional notes: Senior DaShanique Ruffin lead the Lady Bulldogs to a win over Passaic 49-19 by scoring 20 points 10 rebounds and 3 steals.
  • Team: Varsity Bowling (M)
    Opponent: Wayne Valley
    Location: Home
    Score: 7 (PCTI) vs. 0 (Opponent)
    Coach Adam Christopher provided the following additional notes: The smoke signals sent by the Wayne Valley Indians were not answers as the boys bowling team "put out the fire" with a 7-0 victory. The team was led by Kevin Muncion's 198, Kyron Fairley's 221, and Dino Stoupakis 666 series, with a 265 high game. Great job boys!
  • Team: Varsity swimming (F)
    Opponent: Wayne Valley
    Location: Home
    Score: 106 (PCTI) vs. 64 (Opponent)
    Coach gwall provided the following additional notes: Congratulations to the girls swim team on their defeat of Wayne Valley by a score of 106-64. 1st place winners in their events were Lily Spallarosa, Mary Pilkington, Vanessa Hernandez, Carynna Perez, Symi Lall and Jackie Alarcon. Go Bulldogs!
  • Team: Varsity swimming (M)
    Opponent: Wayne Valley
    Location: Home
    Score: 118 (PCTI) vs. 52 (Opponent)
    Coach DAronson provided the following additional notes: Congratulations to the boys swim team on their defeat of Wayne Valley by a score of 118 to 52. 1st place winners in their events are Joseph Malicki, Aman Nitro, Laice Baloush, Daljin Castro, Justin Conillas, Brandon Arias, Pierro Urteaga, and Diego Varona. Go Bulldogs!
Tuesday, January 16
  • Attention Golfers! All those interested in joining the boy's and girls' golf team must see Coach Lawshe, Bargil or Lawler for all questions. All golfers interested trying out just have their physical submitted to the nurse by March 1st.
  • Congratulations! The International Thespian Society traveled to Trenton NJ this weekend to compete in acting events with over 1,000 other students across the state. PCTI has 6 winners, who all could qualify for the Nationals in June in Nebraska! Juniors: Gian Caro, Spencer Hunt, Malayzha Johnson, and Sophomores: Marissa D'Amico, Michela Williams and Richard Erickson. Hope to see you at the University of Nebraska! Congrats!
  • Row Row Row your BOUT! The PCTI Fencing team had an outstanding performance at Drew University over the weekend for the SANTELLI / CETRULO tournament. This is the biggest Varsity Fencing Tournament in the WORLD! Girls overall placed 42nd, Boys overall placed 48th. Girls Epee finished 29th in their respected weapon while Gavin Byrne went 4 and 1 individually to help guide boys epee to place 49th. Go Bulldogs!
  • There will be a meeting of the Christian Student Association Today at 3:15 in F-127.
  • Today's NJROTC Classes will be in the Multi-purpose room in the AC.
  • The class of 2018 will be having their final dues drive on Friday January 26th during periods 1-3. Please come and pay off some or all you dues. This is last day to pay your senior dues.
  • Please come out and support PCTI'S Skills USA chapter at Applebees in Totowa on Saturday morning, January 20th from 8am -10am for our Flapjack breakfast fundraiser. Tickets are now being sold by our members and at the door on Saturday. Tickets are $10, thank you and see you on Saturday, JANUARY 20TH.
Game Results
  • Team: Varsity Indoor Track (F)
    Opponent: Big North-Liberty
    Location: Away
    Score: 122 (PCTI) vs. 151 (Opponent)
    Coach Dean Campiglia provided the following additional notes: Congratulations to the following members of the Girls Indoor Track team that won gold medals at last night's Big North-Liberty Championships. Senior Carly Spinnler and juniors Sydney Shannon, Ashley Martinez and Imani Durham.
  • Team: Varsity Indoor Track (M)
    Opponent: Big North-Liberty
    Location: Away
    Score: 81 (PCTI) vs. 108 (Opponent)
    Coach Dean Campiglia provided the following additional notes: Congratulations to the following members of the Boys Indoor Track who won gold at last night's Big North-Liberty Championships. Junior Shaheem Maple won both the 55m and 200m and the 4x400 relay consisting of Erick Vargas, Sahmee Clyburn, Jordan Ricketts and Amair Buffaloe brought home the gold.
Friday, January 12
  • Attention Golfers! All those interested in joining the boy's and girls' golf team must see Coach Lawshe, Bargil or Lawler for all questions. All golfers interested trying out just have their physical submitted to the nurse by March 1st.
  • Members of the PCTI Dance Ensemble have been invited to perform as special guests in Earl Mosely's Diversity of Dance Winter Repertory Showcase. Dancers will perform "America" choreographed by Daniel Padierna this Sunday at 3:30pm at Manhattan Movement Arts Center. Tickets can be purchased in advance or at the door. Proceeds will go to Dance Against Cancer. For more information contact Mrs. Ackermann or Mrs. Rossi.
  • Congratulations to both the girls and boys fencing team for sweeping Passaic Valley yesterday at their home strips. Both teams finished with a 14-13 score allowing history to be made. Jamila Brown and the Epee team clenched the victory for the girls while Sabre fencer Justyn Hall and Foilist Sebastian Rodriguez went 3-0 to help the bulldogs in their victory.
  • The class of 2018 will be having their next dues drive today January 12th during periods 7-9. Please come and pay off some or all you dues. Dues must be paid by the end of January.
  • There will be an informational a meeting for students that may be eligible to enroll in SUPA courses for the 2018-2019 academic year. Students received a direct invitation from Dr. Parent to attend this meeting. Only those students are welcome to attend:
    Period 2, Cafeteria 2, with last Names A-J
    Period 8, Cafeteria 2, with last Names L-Z.
    If you have any questions please speak to Mr. Diaz, Ms. O’Neill, Ms. Shema, or Dr. Osetska. Thank you.
Game Results
  • Team: Freshman Basketball (F)
    Opponent: West Milford
    Location: Home
    Score: 28 (PCTI) vs. 16 (Opponent)
    Coach De Filippis provided the following additional notes: The freshman girl's basket ball team evened their record at 2 wins and 2 losses after defeating West Milford 28 to 16. Great job girls.
  • Team: JV Basketball (F)
    Opponent: West Milford
    Location: Home
    Score: 30 (PCTI) vs. 23 (Opponent)
    Coach K. McCloskey provided the following additional notes: Girls' JV Basketball team beat West Milford 30-23 to bring their record to 4-1. Freshmen Jasmine Pierce lead the team with 11 points. Junior Alexa Conklin contributed 7 points with Freshmen Paige Traynor adding 5 points for towards their win.
  • Team: Varsity B-Basketball (M)
    Opponent: West Milford
    Location: Away
    Score: 71 (PCTI) vs. 68 (Opponent)
    Coach Alima Pudup provided the following additional notes: Congratulations to the boys basketball program for another sweep against the West Milford Highlanders yesterday. Come and support the bulldogs on Thursday as they face Wayne Valley.
  • Team: Varsity Basketball (F)
    Opponent: West Milford
    Location: Home
    Score: 50 (PCTI) vs. 39 (Opponent)
    Coach R. Williams provided the following additional notes: Congrats to the Girls' Varsity Basketball team for their win over West Milford 50-39. Senior Chyna Ruffin lead the team with 23 points and 16 rebounds. Junior Jenna Abreu added 9 points while Sophomore Jasmine Morgan scored 11 points.
  • Team: Varsity Bowling (M)
    Opponent: Passaic
    Location: Home
    Score: 7 (PCTI) vs. 0 (Opponent)
    Coach Adam Christopher provided the following additional notes: The girls and boys bowling team left "no one to spare", after sweeping Passaic with a 14 to 0 victory. Top bowlers were Dino Stoupakis, Mo Hiller, Marcus Eusebio, Kyron Fairley, and Maryann Ramirez. Great job, and keep on rolling!
Thursday, January 11
  • The class of 2018 will be having their next dues drive on Friday January 12th during periods 7-9. Please come and pay off some or all you dues. Dues must be paid by the end of January.
  • Attention Golfers! All those interested in joining the boy's and girls' golf team must see Coach Lawshe, Bargil or Lawler for all questions. All golfers interested trying out just have their physical submitted to the nurse by March 1st.
  • Members of the PCTI Dance Ensemble have been invited to perform as special guests in Earl Mosely's Diversity of Dance Winter Repertory Showcase. Dancers will perform "America" choreographed by Daniel Padierna this Sunday at 3:30pm at Manhattan Movement Arts Center. Tickets can be purchased in advance or at the door. Proceeds will go to Dance Against Cancer. For more information contact Mrs. Ackermann or Mrs. Rossi.
  • Congratulations to the boys swim team on their victory over St.Peters Prep and to Laice Baloush who was an integral part of their victory with his 2 record breaking relays!
Wednesday, January 10
  • The class of 2018 will be having their next dues drive on Friday January 12th during periods 7-9. Please come and pay off some or all you dues. Dues must be paid by the end of January.
  • There will be a meeting for all players interested in trying out for the Boys Tennis Team on Wednesday, January 10th in Caf 1 immediately after school. Transportation home will be offered! See everyone there!
  • Attention Golfers! All those interested in joining the boy's and girls' golf team must see Coach Lawshe, Bargil or Lawler for all questions. All golfers interested trying out just have their physical submitted to the nurse by March 1st.
  • Members of the PCTI Dance Ensemble have been invited to perform as special guests in Earl Mosely's Diversity of Dance Winter Repertory Showcase. Dancers will perform "America" choreographed by Daniel Padierna this Sunday at 3:30pm at Manhattan Movement Arts Center. Tickets can be purchased in advance or at the door. Proceeds will go to Dance Against Cancer. For more information contact Mrs. Ackermann or Mrs. Rossi.
  • Students:
    The SES has a few spots available in Geometry, Algebra I & II, English I, English II open. If you are interested get your application in before Thursday. We will not be accepting new students after that point.
Game Results
  • Team: Varsity B-Basketball (M)
    Opponent: Bergen Tech
    Location: Home
    Score: 70 (PCTI) vs. 58 (Opponent)
    Coach Alima Pudup provided the following additional notes: Congratulations to the boys basketball program for their sweep over Bergen Tech. Good Luck on Thursday against West Milford.
  • Team: Varsity basketball (F)
    Opponent: Bergen Tech
    Location: Away
    Score: 54 (PCTI) vs. 32 (Opponent)
    Coach R. Williams provided the following additional notes: Girls' Varsity Basketball beat Bergen Tech 54-32. Sophomore Jasmine Morgan lead the team with 19 points. Jayanna Mathis had 4 three pointers with a total of 14 points. Come out and support the Girls' Basketball team this Thursday at 4Pm as they take on Passaic.
  • Team: Varsity Bowling (F)
    Opponent: Fair Lawn
    Location: Home
    Score: 5 (PCTI) vs. 2 (Opponent)
    Coach Adam Christopher provided the following additional notes: The lady bulldog bowling team "sliced and diced" through the "Cutters" of Fair Lawn last night with a comeback win of 5 to 2. With a high game of 181, Maryann Ramirez, "deflated" the Cutters dreams of an upset. Great job girls! Continue the winning streak!
  • Team: Varsity Swimming (F)
    Opponent: St. Dominic
    Location: Away
    Score: 113 (PCTI) vs. 57 (Opponent)
    Coach G Wall provided the following additional notes: Congratulations to the girls swim team on their crushing victory over St. Dominic with a score of 113-57. 1st place wins went to Vanessa Hernandez, Mary Pilkington, Caryanna Perez, Lily Sparllarosa, Pauline Kung, and Fatima Galicia. GO Bulldogs!
  • Team: Varsity Swimming (M)
    Opponent: St. Peter’s Prep
    Location: Away
    Score: 86 (PCTI) vs. 84 (Opponent)
    Coach Daronson provided the following additional notes: On the most exciting meet of the season the boys swim team beat St. Peter’s prep by 2 Pts 86-84. It all came down to the last event! An outstanding performance by Brandon Matos in the meet deciding final relay! Congratulations to Jake Demarco, Diego Varona, Daljin Castro, Pierro Urtega, Aman Nitro, Joe Malicki, and Niall Steinberg for breaking all school relay records!
Tuesday, January 9
  • The class of 2018 will be having their next dues drive on Friday January 12th during periods 7-9. Please come and pay off some or all you dues. Dues must be paid by the end of January.
  • There will be a meeting for all players interested in trying out for the Boys Tennis Team on Wednesday, January 10th in Caf 1 immediately after school. Transportation home will be offered! See everyone there!
  • There will be a meeting of the Christian Student Association Tuesday at 3:15 in F-127.
  • Attention Golfers! All those interested in joining the boy's and girls' golf team must see Coach Lawshe, Bargil or Lawler for all questions. All golfers interested trying out just have their physical submitted to the nurse by March 1st.
  • Members of the PCTI Dance Ensemble have been invited to perform as special guests in Earl Mosely's Diversity of Dance Winter Repertory Showcase. Dancers will perform "America" choreographed by Daniel Padierna this Sunday at 3:30pm at Manhattan Movement Arts Center. Tickets can be purchased in advance or at the door. Proceeds will go to Dance Against Cancer. For more information contact Mrs. Ackermann or Mrs. Rossi.
  • Students:
    The SES has a few spots available in Geometry, Algebra I & II, English I, English II open. If you are interested get your application in before Thursday. We will not be accepting new students after that point.
Game Results
  • Team: Varsity Bowling (F)
    Opponent: Wayne Hills
    Location: Home
    Score: 5 (PCTI) vs. 2 (Opponent)
    Coach Adam Christopher provided the following additional notes: The girls bowling team rolled through the patriots of Wayne Hills, improving their record to 5 in 1. The pack was lead by team captain, Maryann Ramirez with a high score of 186. The lady bulldogs take on the Cutters of Fair Lawn this afternoon, and are looking to "pin" them down to improve their record to 6 in 1.
  • Team: Varsity swimming (F)
    Opponent: River Dell
    Location: Away
    Score: 106 (PCTI) vs. 64 (Opponent)
    Coach G. Wall provided the following additional notes: Congratulations to the girls swim team on their victory over river dell with a huge score of 106-64. The following swimmers took first place in their events: Vanessa Hernandez, Symi Lall, and Faith Williams. Go Bulldogs!
  • Team: Varsity swimming (M)
    Opponent: River Dell
    Location: Away
    Score: 97 (PCTI) vs. 73 (Opponent)
    Coach D Aronson provided the following additional notes: Congratulations to the boys swim team on their victory over River Dell by a score of 97-73. The following swimmers took first place in their events Diego Varona, Daljin Castro, and Aman Nitro. Go Bulldogs!
Monday, January 8
  • The class of 2018 will be having their next dues drive on Friday January 12th during periods 7-9. Please come and pay off some or all you dues. Dues must be paid by the end of January.
  • Congratulations to the dynamic duo! Both the Boys and Girls swim team took first place and are the 2018 Passaic County Champions! This is the first time for the Girls team! The following swimmers took first place in their events Symi Lall, Mary Pilkington, Laice Baloush, Daljin Castro, Brandon Matos, and Aman Nitro. Go Bulldogs!
  • Congratulations to the three finalists at the "Speech and Theater Association of NJ" state Competition winners. Spencer Hunt- Comedic Monologue, Javier Matinez- Dramatic Monologue and Emily Villar & Shay Colon -Improvisation. Job well done!
  • SES Students:
    Today is the first day of the program's 2nd session. Please report directly to your assigned classrooms. Check your e-mail if you are unsure of your status.
  • There will be a meeting of the Christian Student Association Tuesday at 3:15 in F-127.
Game Results
  • Team: Varsity Basketball (F)
    Opponent: Eastside
    Location: Home
    Score: 81 (PCTI) vs. 81 (Opponent)
    Coach R. Williams provided the following additional notes: Girls' Basketball defeated Eastside 81-31. Senior DaShanique Ruffin scored a career game high of 31 points to reach her 1000th point. Congratulations to DaShanique on this tremendous achievement.
Wednesday, January 3
  • PCTI SeaPerch teams of Engineering Club and NJROTC are looking for faculty and student volunteers to help with conducting Pre-Regional and Northern Jersey Regional Competitions in underwater robotics at PCTI on March 11th and April 7th. Sign up form is on our page under tab INSIDE PCTI - SeaPerch. We appreciate your help!
Game Results
  • Team: Varsity Bowling (M)
    Opponent: JFK
    Location: Home
    Score: 7 (PCTI) vs. 0 (Opponent)
    Coach Adam Christopher provided the following additional notes: Congrats to the bulldog bowling team who did a repeat of New Years, and "dropped the ball" on the Knights of Kennedy! The girls were led by Maryann Ramirez with a high score of 170. The boys win was a joint effort--Marcus Eusebio with a 185, Maurice Hiller with a 192, Anthony Dibrino with a 198 and Kyron Fairley with a 204. Great job!
Tuesday, January 2
  • The Christian Student Association will not meet Today. We will meet next Tuesday.
  • PCTI SeaPerch teams of Engineering Club and NJROTC are looking for faculty and student volunteers to help with conducting Pre-Regional and Northern Jersey Regional Competitions in underwater robotics at PCTI on March 11th and April 7th. Sign up form is on our page under tab INSIDE PCTI - SeaPerch. We appreciate your help!
Game Results
  • Team: Varsity Bowling (M)
    Opponent: Passaic
    Location: Home
    Score: 5 (PCTI) vs. 2 (Opponent)
    Coach Adam Christopher provided the following additional notes: The boys a girls bowling teams left their opponents in the gutter with a nail-biter win last week. Kyron Fairly and Maurice Hiller led the boys to victory. Maryann Ramirez and Tatiyana Johnson sealed the shutout for the girls. Great job!

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