Sports

September 23, 2018

JAMESBURG, NJ - Governor Livingston Girls and Boys Cross Country teams competed at the Thompson Park Class Meet on Saturday, September 22 in Jamesburg. Runners in this meet were grouped according to class year and gender. All participating sophomores, juniors, and seniors ran a distance of 5,000 ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - Freshman girls varsity soccer player Allie Post is making an immediate impact on the soccer field on a daily basis. Through the first six games of the season, she leads the team with seven goals and four assists.   For her early success in scoring a hat-trick in the 6-1 ...

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NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ-  The Governor Livingston Highlanders girls varsity soccer team took to the road to continue their success of the early point of the season against their crosstown rivals, the New Providence Pioneers. The Lady Highlanders took an early lead on a goal from sophomore Samantha ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS - Ben Peng and his New Providence teammates were a bit frustrated after misfiring on some promising offensive first-half opportunities against neighboring rival Gov. Livingston on Thursday. “We had a lot of chances and out-shot them in the first half, but we just couldn’t put it ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - Gov. Livingston lost a 3-1 battle in Monday's torrential rain to neighboring rival Summit Hilltoppers in Summit. The game was evenly matched during the first half as the players battled each other and the elements, but Summit grabbed the advantage with a goal a minute before ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - While its season is still in the early stages, the Governor Livingston girls soccer team made a statement with its 4-0 road victory over Oak Knoll on Monday afternoon in Chatham. "It was the most complete game we've played so far this year," said Gov. Livingston head coach Mike ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - With 38 seconds left in 7 v 7  overtime, Gov. Livingston senior Isabel "Izzy” Kepner  knocked in the game winning goal to give the Lady Highlanders a hard earned 4-3 season opening victory against Union County conference rival Westfield.  Kepner’s game winner, which was ...

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CRANFORD, NJ - The Cranford Cougars completely dominated the second half of play and never allowed the Gov. Livingston offense to gain any traction en route to a 35-0 whitewashing of the visiting Highlanders Friday night  in Cranford. Trailing by a score of 14-0 at the half the Highlanders ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - The Governor Livingston Highlanders came into Saturday’s match-up with a 2-0 record, confident in their abilities to win, but were outmatched against the Plainfield Cardinals, who with a 1-2 record were desperate for a win. The final score resulting 3-0 Cardinals, with the ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - In a closely fought match, Governor Livingston beat Oratory Prep 2-1 away at Cavelero Field in Summit.  A superb chip over the goalie by sophomore Alessio Marisi late in the first half gave the Highlanders the lead, but Oratory leveled the score midway through the second half after ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - Coming after a sweeping loss against Summit, the Governor Livingston Girls Tennis team won their third match of the season against Mount Saint Dominic Friday afternoon, bringing their record to 2-1. The team dominated in the doubles match-ups, with Olivia Tang and Yuki Schwab ...

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GLEN GARDNER, NJ - Voorhees and their talented quarterback George Eberle put together just enough offense to pull out a 14-7 victory over the visiting Gov. Livingston Highlanders Friday night in Glen Gardner. For the second consecutive week, the stingy Gov. Livingston  defense yielded only 14 ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - The Governor Livingston Highlanders Field Hockey team kickstarted the season with a 4-3 win over the Westfield Blue Devils. Senior Isabel Kepner paced Governor Livingston with two goals and one assist while senior Jessica Schmidt chipped in with a goal and an assist of her ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ -- The Berkeley Heights Tennis Doubles Tournament was played Saturday, Sept. 8, at Columbia Park. Steve Bloom from New Providence and Kash Vyas , of Chatham, beat Ron Forzani, of Basking Ridge, and Fred Schiebe, of New Providence for First & Second Place. Cecilia ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - As the Governor Livingston Highlanders girls volleyball team gets set to kick off the 2018 season, excitement is abound. The Highlanders are looking forward to building on last season’s 15 wins while also looking forward to getting the younger and more inexperienced players ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - The Gov. Livingston football defense will face a major test when they travel to Voorhees HS Friday night to take on the Vikings (1-0) prolific offense and their talented QB George Eberle. The Highlanders senior laden defense, paved the way for an opening season 21-14 victory ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - Plans are well underway for the 22nd Anniversary Berkeley Heights 5K Charity Road Race and Fitness Walk set for Sunday, September 16 at Memorial Field.  The race takes you through the USATF-NJ sanctioned course through the neighborhoods of Berkeley Heights. Register by ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - With a solid mix of returning veterans and talented underclassmen, the expectations for the Governor Livingston Highlanders girls soccer team remain the same. Roof expects the solid mix will lead to wins in both the county and state tournaments. The Highlanders returning ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - Gov. Livingston Varsity Lacrosse Coach Patrick Crann is spearheading a six week lacrosse skills and IQ in drills clinic this fall at Columbia School fields in Berkeley Heights. Players will learn individual, group, and team techniques and concepts. Skill session clinics ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ -  Senior wide out Jake Faulkner hauled in a 15 yard pass from QB Dylan Dwyer and then sprinted 76 yards for what would be the game winning touchdown as the Gov. Livingston Highlanders defeated the Johnson Crusaders 21-14 Thursday afternoon in Berkeley Heights. Faulkner's 91 ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - A feeling exists around the Governor Livingston Highlanders football program that this could be the year. The year where the team’s hard work finally pays off in the form of not only a winning season but the team’s first playoff win since 2008. Thanks to the return of 20 ...

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Editor's Note as of Thursday, Sept. 6: Sansone Field Wetdown scheduled for Friday, September 7 is postponed until further notice. Originally scheduled for Friday, August 31 and rescheduled to September 7. BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - The Berkeley Heights Recreation Commission invites town residents ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - Berkeley Heights 9U Red team played in the New Providence Summer Baseball Green League and came out as champs in their age group during regular season with a 10-2 record.   They went on to win playoff games against Elmora and North Hunterdon which led them to the 9U ...

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With an amazing start to the season, the Berkeley Heights Rovers U10 soccer team clinched the title at the STA Fall Kick Off Tournament with a 3-0 win over Fort Lee Soccer Premier. The boys won both games on Saturday, against Fort Lee and Morris United, and returned Sunday morning to win their ...

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BERNARDSVILLE, NJ - The Berkeley Heights "Hotshots" Girls Basketball team recently won the Bernardsvile Recreation League Championship defeating Bernardsville, 20-18, in a nailbiter championship matchup.  Berkeley Heights was down 8-1 in the first quarter and cut the deficit to 12-8 at ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ  - Fans going to Scarlet Knights football games will find a long list of ways to improve their game day this year, from the convenience of digital tickets, to opportunities for sideline passes to bottomless popcorn buckets, or maybe a healthier BBQ chicken and mushroom ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - Chatham girls soccer coach Gary Adair always wants to temper the expectations when he promotes a freshman player to the varsity. Audrey Van Wie put a snag in those plans on Wednesday during her varsity debut. In the first half of a scrimmage against Governor Livingston, Van Wie ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - The Berkeley Heights Recreation Commission invites town residents and kids to Sansone Fields on Friday, August 31 at 10 a.m. for a baseball field wetdown. This marks the final day of the Recreation Commission’s Sansone Field refurbishment project and the Berkeley Heights ...

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SPRINGFIELD, NJ - As the coach of the Springfield Swim Team for two decades, Karen Bocian has become a legend in the town of Springfield.  Karen has been a positive and dynamic leader of the team and her influence on the lives of young swimmers and their families goes well beyond the lanes of the ...

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SPRINGFIELD, NJ - As the coach of the Springfield Swim Team for two decades, Karen Bocian has become a legend in the town of Springfield.  Bocian has been a positive and dynamic leader of the team and her influence on the lives of young swimmers and their families goes well beyond the lanes of the ...

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