Sports

September 25, 2018

ANNANDALE, NJ - Ridge rallied for two goals in the final five minutes of the second half for a 2-1 girls soccer victory over North Hunterdon on Tuesday. Senior forward Molly Mahoney scored both goals for the Red Devils (3-5). First, she nailed a free kick to the back post in the 76th minute with ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ - The Ridge girls volleyball team, after a semifinal showing at the Northern Valley Demarest Tournament last weekend, won the Bloomfield Invitational with a 25-18 victory over southern NJ powerhouse Williamstown.   Ridge captured firstst place in pool play, losing just one set to ...

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MARTINSVILLE, NJ - Ridge scored all of its goals in the second half and ended a five-game losing streak with a 3-1 girls soccer victory over Toms River North on Sunday. Bailey Aaron and Amanda Krest each finished with one goal and one assist for Ridge (2-5). Heather Cortese scored a goal and ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - Christian Sweeney and Brandon Bell each scored two touchdowns and Ridge won its third football game in a row to start the season with a 40-14 victory over East Brunswick Friday night. Ridge receiver Bell caught five passes for 179 yards and two touchdowns, and Sweeney ...

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BASKING RIDGE, NJ - Seeing her first action of her senior year, Chelsea Winegar’s return to the starting lineup propelled Ridge to a 25-16, 25-20 girls volleyball victory over Hillsborough Thursday.  Winegar had 5 kills and 9 digs to lead a balance Ridge attack that had Jasmine Davy contributing ...

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BERNARDS TWP., NJ _ Fall could be the most beautiful time of year to ride a horse, and even novice riders have a chance to sign up for a guided trail ride on horseback throughout the property at Lord Stirling Stable in Basking Ridge on an upcoming Sunday afternoon. The Somerset County Park ...

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BASKING RIDGE, NJ - The Ridge girls soccer team will be one of 14 teams represented at the inaugural "The Mountains vs. The Seas" girls' soccer challenge Sunday, Sept. 23 on the campus of The Pingry School. Fourteen teams from the top two conferences in the state, the Skyland and Shore ...

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BASKING RIDGE, NJ - Ridge girls volleyball, after a successful run to the semi-finals at the Northern Valley Invitational on Saturday, beat Skyland Conference foe Hunterdon Central, 25-19, 25-22 on Monday.  Coach Joanne Milot continues to rely on the super sophomore tandem of Kristen Hodges (7 ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ - The Ridge JV girls volleyball team under the direction of coach Mike Levy took first place at the Bloomfield Invitational Championship Tournament on Saturday.   The 20-team tournament which included powerhouses like IHA, Paramus, Mendham, Mount St. Dominic, West Morris ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ - Despite a raucous home crowd cheering for Hudson Catholic, the Ridge girls volleyball team refused to be rattled and pulled off a three set victory 25-22, 25-27, 25-23.  With Chelsea Winegar still nursing an injury, Coach Joanne Milot rotated sophomores Lauren Metzner and ...

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BERNARDS TWP., NJ _ Ridge gymnastics team started its season last week with a win over Summit, 101.45 to 101.175. The team moves on to its next meet at 4:30 p.m. on Monday, Sept. 17, at home at Ridge High School. The at-home meet is versus Watchung Hills Regional High School, and North ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - As Ridge's Wing-T offense consumed chunks of yardage marching inexorably downfield in the closing minutes of a tie game, Jake Beckman kept running through the endgame scenario in his mind on the sidelines. "I'm imagining taking my steps, lining it up and seeing the ball go ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - Rivals in almost every sport, Ridge and Bridgewater-Raritan actually have not meet on the football field since 2015. That changes Friday night at 7 p.m., when the Red Devils (1-0) travel to play Bridgewater-Raritan (0-2) for the first time since the Panthers beat Ridge in the ...

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WARREN, NJ - Chloe Ferreira netted the lone goal of the game assisted by Kayla Horvaht to lift the Watchung Hills girls soccer team over Ridge on Tuesday, 1-0. “Anytime you’re able to beat a team like Ridge, it’s a great win,” said WHRHS head coach Brian Figuerido. “Both teams battled all night, ...

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WARREN, NJ - The Ridge girls volleyball team posted a two-set victory over Watchung Hills, 25-11, 25-15, on Tuesday. In the first set, Ridge separated from Watchung Hills behind Isabela Garcia's serves and Peyton Robb's hitting.  Garcia registered two kills and three digs while Robb totaled nine ...

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BASKING RIDGE,  NJ - The Ridge field hockey team scored three goals in the first half on its way to a 5-0 victory over North Hunterdon on Saturday. Jaclyn Narleski scored two goals for the Red Devils, who won for the first time. Noor Kaur had three assists to go with one goal, and Lauren Lusardi ...

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BASKING RIDGE, NJ - It took the Ridge football team's offense almost five minutes to finally get its hands on the ball Friday night. But once the Red Devils did, they couldn't be stopped the rest of the evening. Ridge scored on each of its first five possessions--and ran the clock out on its ...

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BASKING RIDGE, NJ - Using a makeshift lineup where nine players saw action, Ridge handily won over a game but young Bridgewater-Raritan team, 25-11, 25-10 in girls volleyball on Thursday. Ridge played a steady game, running its offense with quick attacks by middle hitters Isabela Garcia (five ...

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BASKING RIDGE, NJ - The worst moment of Ridge's 2017 football season came in what turned out to be the Red Devils' biggest victory, and that bad moment in retrospect had a silver lining. When since-graduated quarterback Brandon Radico injured his hip in the third quarter of a game Ridge was ...

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BASKING RIDGE, NJ - The slate of soccer games that Ridge High School was scheduled to play has been postponed on Thursday due to the oppressive heat. Ridge boys soccer was schedule to play at Hillsborough, and Ridge girls soccer was supposed to be home against Hillsborough in the evening. But ...

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WARREN, NJ - The Watchung Hills Regional High School boys soccer team shut out rival Ridge in the opening game of the 2018 season on Tuesday, 3-0. “It was a great team win and even better when everyone gets into the game and contributes,” said WHRHS head coach Greg Leonow. “Also, a fantastic way ...

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HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - Even with tri-captain Chelsea Winegar out with an injury and promising sophomore Kristen Hodges out with an illness, the Ridge girls volleyball team managed to escape Hillsborough with a tough two-set win, 25-17, 25-21.  Coach Joanne Milot stuck with a core seven and all of ...

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BERNARDS TWP., NJ - The Labor Day races in downtown Basking Ridge started out with some of the best cyclists from anywhere taking part in the 27th annual Olde Mill Inn Tour of Basking Ridge, and leading to the township kids' races _ starting with kids with training wheels. In between, runners ...

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BASKING RIDGE, NJ - Molly Mahoney scored with 2:19 left in the second half to break a tie and give Ridge a 2-1 girls soccer victory on opening day Tuesday. Mahoney took a feed from Elizabeth Perna and shot from the right side near the post at close range to snap the 1-1 tie. It staved off the ...

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BASKING RIDGE, NJ - The Ridge girls soccer program is used to carrying around the weight of lofty expectations. That goes with the territory for a program that has reached the Group 4 state championship game three years in a row, sharing the state crown in two of those seasons, including last ...

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BASKING RIDGE, NJ - Coach Joanne Milot returns four starters from Ridge High School's 2017 state championship girls volleyball squad for the 2018 season. Milot will lean heavily on four returning senior starters from last year’s team: tri-captains Peyton Robb, Chelsea Winegar (both outside ...

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BERNARDS TWP., NJ - Why sit in traffic to stress out on Labor Day? Ride a bike instead. Or if you don't want to ride a bike, watch some of the best cyclists anywhere come to downtown Basking Ridge on Monday to compete in the 27th annual Olde Mill Inn Tour of Basking Ridge, as organized by ...

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BERNARDS TOWNSHIP, NJ - Bernards Township school board members on Monday discussed buying a covering for the Ridge High School track and a snow blower to allow quicker access to the running facility following winter snowstorms. A custom-fit covering might cost about $15,000 to $16,000, ...

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BASKING RIDGE, NJ - The Ridge girls soccer team opened its pre-season scrimmage schedule last Thursday with its traditional practice matchup against perennial Section 2 power Scotch Plains-Fanwood. The Red Devils scored three goals late in the second half to come away with a 4-2 ...

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BASKING RIDGE, NJ - Molly Mahoney, a forward heading into her senior season for the Ridge girls soccer team, recently made a verbal commitment to Division 1 Elon University in North Carolina. One of the fastest forwards in Somerset County, Mahoney helped lead Ridge to a share of the NJSIAA Group ...

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