Ryan Davis Finishes in 4-way Tie for Fifth Place in U.S. Amateur Championship Sectional

July 17, 2018

WESTFIELD, NJ - Just 2.7 miles from the first round of the USGA Junior Amateur Championship at famed Baltusrol Golf Club in Springfield, former Governor Livingston standout and current Penn State junior Ryan Davis of Berkeley Heights was attempting to qualify for a USGA event at a famed golf venue in Westfield.

Davis shot a 2-under-par (72-69--141), finishing in a 4-way tie for fifth ...

Tee times, Pairings Announced for Start of Next Week’s U.S. Junior Amateur Championship at Baltusrol GC in Springfield

SPRINGFIELD, N.J. – The USGA U.S. Junior Amateur Championship starts Monday.  The pairings for the first two rounds of the 71st edition were recently announced.

Monday (July 16) and Tuesday (July 17) tee times will be played on the 7,280-yard, par-71 Upper Course and at the 7,313-yard, par-70 Lower Course at Baltusrol Golf Club.

Monday, Tuesday tee times & pairings

The ...

17 Fascinating Facts About Rutgers Athletics

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - For all the critics of the athletics program at New Jersey’s largest public university, there are more than a dozen reasons to cheer for successes of the sports programs and teams on the playing fields, in classrooms and beyond.

Here are 17 on the field and off the field things this took place this past academic year at Rutgers University:

1. Rutgers had four ...

Registration Still Open for Inaugural Celtic-Highlander Lacrosse Camp

BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - The Governor Livingston boys varsity lacrosse program presents the first annual Celtic-Highlander lacrosse camp to be held from July 30 through August 2, 2018 at Snyder Avenue Park. 

Two camps are offered, a full equipment Lacrosse Camp (2nd – 9th grades) as well as the Little Leprechauns beginners (soft toss) Camp (Pre-K – 2nd ...

Chris Roof's Heights Baseball Camp Provides Top Training; Second Session Scheduled July 16-19

BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - The second session of Chris Roof's Heights Baseball School is scheduled for the week of July 16 (July 16-19) at Columbia Middle School's Columbia Park in Berkeley Heights.

The Heights Baseball School provides some of the best training possible for aspiring young players. The program is geared towards boys entering grades 1 through 9 and includes: batting ...

Satellite Office Visit

There may be no American 'side' at this year's FIFA World Cup in Russia, but there is a Garden State connection, one that is vital to every match -- the ball itself.

The official match ball -- the adidas Telstar 18 -- is named and designed after the Telstar satellite, which was developed right here in New Jersey by Bell Labs. When launched in July of 1962, the Telstar became ...

Victoria Vanriele Named Gatorade NJ Girls Track & Field Player of the Year

BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - Governor Livingston High School’s Victoria Vanriele was named Gatorade New Jersey Girls Track & Field Player of the Year, which recognizes "the most outstanding high school athletes for their athletic excellence, academic achievement, and exemplary character."

The first to be chosen from Governor Livingston, Vanriele, a sophomore, won her ...

Cranford High Student Competes at U.S. Junior Amateur Sectional Qualifier

SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ - Cranford soon-to-be senior Johnny Bush took his shot to qualify for a USGA championship on Wednesday.

Bush shot a 6-over-par 76 (38-38) to finish in a five-way tie for 21st place in a U.S. Junior Amateur Sectional Qualifier at the par 70, 6,558-yard Shackamaxon Country Club in nearby Scotch Plains.

65 golfers, including 54 from the Garden State, took ...

Vanriele Repeats 800 M State Championship Title: Gov. Livingston Track and Field Concludes Season

EWING, NJ - Governor Livingston’s Victoria Vanriele won her second consecutive outdoor 800m championship at the NJSIAA Meet of Champions on Saturday, June 9, at Northern Burlington Regional High School. Vanriele blazed across the finish line in 2:06.68, lowering her personal best and school record by 1.5 seconds.  She is currently ranked No. 1 in New Jersey and No. 3 in the ...

New Providence PAL 8U Softball Wins League Championship

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - The New Providence Gold 8U PAL softball team capped a 12-0 undefeated season this past Sunday by winning the league tournament and capturing the Berkeley Heights Spring League Title. 

New Providence Gold relied on timely hitting and stout defense in the semifinal game to defeat a Scotch Plains team that was fresh off ...

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Union County College Track and Field Team Competed in NJCAA Division III Championship

July 10, 2018

CRANFORD – Student-athletes on the Union County College women’s and men’s track and field teams competed in the National Junior College Athletic Association Division III Outdoor Track and Field Championship from May 10-12, 2018, at Mohawk Valley Community College in Utica, New York.

For the women’s team, Chisom Chinedu place 2nd in the 100 and 400 meter hurdles. Tochi ...