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Ridge H.S. Baseball and Softball State Tournament Games Rescheduled for Tuesday

May 22, 2017

BASKING RIDGE, NJ - The rain Monday forced postponement of Ridge's state tournament baseball and softball games until Tuesday.

The Ridge baseball team, seeded 14th, will open state tournament play on the road against third-seeded Bayonne (17-10) at 4:30 p.m. in Section 2, Group 4. Ridge (10-13) is likely to send right-hander James Crowley (5-1) to the mound, although Kevin Walker has also ...

Tour of Raritan Bike Race Coming Memorial Day Weekend

RARITAN, NJ - Raritan Borough is holding two special bike events May 28, in conjunction with the Tour of Somerville during Memorial Day weekend.

The first is the Family Fun Bike Ride, with check in at 10 a.m., and people meeting at the corner of Somerset and Anderson streets. Families can ride the course the professionals will be riding, and participants can wear the same color in support ...

Boys Lacrosse: Ridge Knocks off Watchung Hills, 7-6, in Triple OT

BASKING RIDGE, NJ - Ted Kapp's unassisted goal with 56 left in the third overtime gave Ridge a 7-6 boys lacrosse victory over Watchung Hills in the quarterfinal round of the NJSIAA North Jersey, Group 4 tournament on Saturday.

Kapp finished with four goals for Ridge (13-4), which looked like regulation winners until Watchung Hills (8-8) tied it with 10 seconds left in the fourth quarter on ...

Girls Lacrosse: Ridge Beats Randolph, 11-10

BASKING RIDGE, NJ - Ridge advanced in the Section 1, Group 4 state tournament on Thursday with an 11-10 girls lacrosse victory over Randolph highlighted by the 100th and 101st goals of Bea Behrins' career at Ridge.

The victory was also the 200th in the career of Ridge head coach Barbara Erickson.

Mena Loescher, who had four assists, and Annabelle Pesarchick each scored two goals for ...

Baseball: Ridge Upsets Montgomery, 5-4

BASKING RIDGE, NJ - Ryan Gogerty drove in three runs and the Ridge baseball team upset Montgomery, 5-4, on Thursday.

Gogerty went 2-for-4 with a run scored for Ridge (10-13), which broke a 2-2 tie with three runs in the sixth inning. Jack Peacock went 2-for-3 with a double and a run scored and Tim Huxen drove in two runs in the second inning with a double for the Red Devils.

Griffin Goode ...

Softball: Ridge Beats Woodbridge, 9-7, in State Tournament Opener

WOODBRIDGE, NJ - The Ridge High softball team evened its record and advanced in the state tournament, defeating Woodbridge, 9-7, in the opening round of the Section 2, Group 4 tournament Wednesday.

Winning pitcher Sophia Berger went 3-for-4 with a home run, two doubles and two RBI for the Red Devils (11-11), who overcame a 4-2 deficit with three runs in the fourth inning and three more in the ...

Boys Lacrosse: Ridge Romps, 19-3, Over West Orange in 1st Round of State Tourney

BASKING RIDGE, NJ - The Ridge boys lacrosse team had no problem handling West Orange in the opening round of the NJSIAA North Jersey, Group 4 state tournament on Wednersday, winning, 19-3.

Ridge (12-4) started fast, grabbing a 9-0 lead after one quarter. Ted Kapp scored four goals and gave three assists for the Red Devils, who got two goals apiece from Dan Skea, Jake Olmstead, Griffin Ngai and ...

Girls Lacrosse: Ridge Dominates Madison, 18-6

MADISON, NJ - Leading by one at halftime, Ridge pulled away with a huge second half for an 18-6 girls lacrosse victory over Madison on Tuesday.

Bea Behrins scored five goals for the Red Devils (11-8), who outscored the Dodgers, 12-1, in the second half. Mena Loescher scored three goals and had two assists, and Georgia Pesot also scored three goals for Ridge, which outshot Madison, ...

Baseball: Ridge Downs Phillipsburg, 6-1

BASKING RIDGE, NJ - Ryan Gogerty collected four hits, scored two runs and scored once as Ridge defeated Phillipsburg, 6-1, in baseball Tuesday afternoon.

James Crowley allowed two hits in 5 1/3 innings, striking out 11 and walking five to gain the victory. Crowley is now 5-1. Kevin Walker pitched 1 2/3 innings of perfect ball with two strikeouts for the save.

Jack Peacock went 2-for-3 with ...

No-Hitter? No Problem: Ridge Softball Wins, Despite Being No-Hit

SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Ridge High softball team came away with a most unusual victory on Monday.

The Red Devils defeated Somerville, 3-1, without the benefit of a single base hit. Despite pitcher Natalie Pinho holding Ridge hitless, the Red Devils pushed across two runs in the fourth inning and another in the sixth. Alexis Soulias drew a leadoff walk in the fourth inning, Kristin Miscia reached ...

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