Parent Messages to the Class of 2020
  • Congrats Dan! You will love Oswego on beautiful Lake Ontario. We are so proud of you. Love Mom, Dad, Kris and Sammy
  • Angelina. Proud and grateful for you. All you accomplished so far is just the beginning. Aim high and shoot for the stars. We love you. Pop Pop, Uncle George, Carie, Chris, Jason, Michael, Robert
  • Congratulations Brendan and best of luck at RPI. We're so proud of you! Love Mom, Dad and Aidan
  • Congratulations Vil! You did it!!! We are all so proud of you! Best of luck on all of your future endeavors. We love you!!!
  • Way to go, Coosh! Your strength, resilience, and perseverance were on full display this year. We are so proud of you, Andrew. Get ‘em! Love Mom, Dad, and Matthew
  • Antonette, Congratulations!! We are so proud of you and we are excited for what comes next! Keep smiling and continue to shine bright. And just remember to always shoot for the moon. Even if you miss, you’ll land on the stars. We love you SOOOO much! Love always, Mom, Dad, TJ, Sharlene, Garry and Dominic
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Catch up with The Lance on new fantasy football updates!

Still Keeping It Real With Fantasy – Week 13

Kevin Pulickal and Daniel Rivera December 3, 2020

We hope you had a wonderful Thanksgiving! This NFL season has continued to prove how crazy 2020 is. We saw the Denver Broncos have to face the New Orleans Saints without a quarterback, as every QB on the...

Catch up with The Lance on new fantasy football updates!

Still Keeping It Real With Fantasy – Week 12

Kevin Pulickal and Daniel Rivera November 25, 2020

Happy Thanksgiving! This week should be filled with food, family, and football. This past week, we saw Old Tappan alumni Jordan Fuller pick off Tom Brady to save the game for the Rams. We also saw Ceedee...

The Lance predicts which NFL players and coaches should take home the end-of-year awards.

NFL Honors Awards Prediction

Kevin Pulickal and Daniel Rivera November 25, 2020

We are officially 11 weeks in the books for the strangest NFL season on record. This season has shown it all. From the empty stadiums to the teams and players missing time for Covid-19, the season has...

Old Tappan has many ongoing rivalries against other schools. Which one is the greatest rival?

Who is NVOT’s Greatest Rival?

Matthias Choi, Tomás Llibre, and Jonah Kim November 23, 2020

Pascack Valley. Ramapo. Demarest. Tenafly. Nothing gets the Golden Knights more fired up than facing a rival school. In a recent Lance survey, the student body concluded that Pascack Valley is OT’s biggest...

Keep up with OT sports with this weekly recap!

What’s Happening in OT Sports

Dan Ouk, Staff Writer November 20, 2020

Friday, November 13 The field hockey team lost to Glen Ridge. However, attack Allie Callahan was able to score one goal and goalie Kara Silverman had 16 saves. The team had five attempts to score a goal....

NVOT announces new updates to the winter season for sports teams.

Changes to the Winter Sports Season

Charlie Dippolito, Staff Writer November 20, 2020

With the rise of COVID-19 cases around New Jersey, the New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association (NJSIAA) announced a new winter sports schedule for the 2020-2021 season. In a typical school...

Catch up with The Lance on new fantasy football updates!

Still Keeping It Real With Fantasy – Week 11

Kevin Pulickal and Daniel Rivera November 19, 2020

Week 10 has taught us many things. Mainly that Brian Flores, the Miami Dolphins head coach, is making a serious case for coach of the year as the Dolphins are on a 3-0 starting win streak. The hometown...

The NBA draft is happening tonight; here is what The Lance thinks.

2020 NBA Mock Draft

Ava Petrilli, Managing Editor November 18, 2020

“With the first pick in the 2020 NBA draft, the Minnesota Timberwolves select…”  Throughout the past couple of months, buzz about the NBA draft has seemed to slow down with no combine, no group...

VAR is a technology recently added to the Premier League which stops the game to  help referees make tight calls.

VAR-ticle

Evan Chrenko and Jake Cohen November 17, 2020

In the year since VAR’s introduction to the Premier League, the technology has proven itself to be a strict application of the rules. First used in the 2018 World Cup Tournament, Video Assistant Referee...

A long-held rivalry between OT and PV.

A Week of Victories Against PV

Tomás Llibre, Staff Writer November 17, 2020

From the moment anyone steps into the halls of NVOT you know that our biggest rival is Pascack Valley. At every game against PV, both stands are packed full of loyal fans no matter the location of the...

OT commemorates seniors participating in fall sports  by hosting senior nights.

Looking Bright on Senior Night!

Matthias Choi, Managing Editor November 16, 2020

With the fall season coming to a close for some sports, NVOT celebrates the seniors who have each come to be an important part of their team and sport. There is no doubt seniors were excited to be able...

Keep up with OT sports with this weekly recap!

What’s Happening in OT Sports

Dan Ouk, Staff Writer November 13, 2020

Monday, November 9: On Monday, the boys soccer team won against Pascack Valley. Jon Mangano and Dylan Pak each scored one goal while Tommy Curko scored two. Evan Chrenko had four saves in goal and the...

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