Sports

April 10, 2021

BASKING RIDGE, NJ — The Ridge and Bernards wrestling programs took part in the first outdoor match in the history of either school Saturday afternoon at Lee Field, with the Red Devils coming away with a 43-27 victory. Pins by T.J. Reynolds, Brandon Engle, Ryan Turner and Andrew Taddeo ...

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NORTH PLAINFIELD, NJ — A forfeit at one weight class was all that prevented the Bernards wrestling team from shutting out North Plainfield as the Mountaineers dominated in a 72-6 victory on Thursday. Nine Bernards wrestlers won by pinning their opponent. Mitchell Dakin had the quickest pin for ...

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MONTGOMERY, NJ — The Bernards wrestling team pinned six opponents on Tuesday en route to a 45-21 victory over Montgomery. Led by Sean Hunnewell, whose pin at 132 pounds came in just 42 seconds, the Mountaineers won eight weight classes. David Brothers also had a pin in less than a minute, ...

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BASKING RIDGE, NJ — The wrestling programs at Bernards and Ridge high schools are heading outdoors. Ridge will host Bernards in an outdoor wrestling match at Lee Field on Saturday, April 10 at 2:30 p.m. "A great experience for high school wrestling. Bernards vs Ridge, in tribute to the (Long ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ — The Somerset Patriots and other professional sports franchises in New Jersey will benefit from the state's easing of seating capacities for large outdoor and some indoor stadiums and arenas. The Patriots open their season at TD Bank Ballpark May 4, their first as the AA ...

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BERNARDSVILLE, NJ — The Bernards wrestling team maintained its undefeated record with a 37-30 victory over Manville on Thursday. The Mountaineers (4-0) recorded four pins to highlight the victory. Pablo Britez pinned his opponent in the 285-pound weight class in 5:35.  Also pinning their ...

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BERNARDSVILLE, NJ — The Bernards swim team completed its abbreviated 2021 season with a 5-0 record, the first complete undefeated season for the Bernards High School swim team. Last week, Bernards handed Belvidere a 110-60 defeat and broke two school records in the process.  The medley relay ...

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BERNARDSVILLE, NJ - The Bernards wrestling team continued to make up for lost time with its third victory in as many matches, 66-6, over Cedar Grove Monday night. Alex Fragassi pinned his opponent in 4:38 at 145 pounds, and John Perling pinned his man in 1:06 at 220 pounds for Bernards, which ...

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BERNARDSVILLE, NJ — Participating in just its second meet of the season, the Bernards wrestling team recorded four pins en route to a 50-16 victory over Pingry on Saturday. Charles Hunnewell, Nicky Villani, Alex Fragassi and David Brothers of Bernards (2-0) all pinned their ...

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BERNARDS TOWNSHIP, NJ — The Bernards girls and boys swim teams combined for their third co-ed victory of the season by beating Franklin, 98-70, earlier this week. Ryan Schuller, Sean Robinson, Matt Snyder and Bryce Lukacsko opened Bernards' virtual meet against Franklin by setting a new Bernards ...

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INDIANAPOLIS — As the minutes ticked away in the second half of last night's NCAA basketball tournament game between Rutgers and heavily favored Houston, all were wondering: Could it be? Could Rutgers be heading back to the Sweet 16 - the first time since the 1970s? At Tavern on George, the ...

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UNION, NJ — Phil Mahlik, a 2018 graduate of Bernards High School, was named the New Jersey Athletic Conference Player of the Week for the Kean University baseball team. An outfielder, Mahlik went 10-for-14 (.714) from his leadoff position with six RBI and three extra-base hits, including an ...

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BERNARDSVILLE, NJ -- The Bernards co-ed swim team continued its 2021 season with a victory over Voorhees, 112-58, at the Somerset Hills YMCA Wednesday.   Bernards managed to swim 34 swimmers out of their 40 person roster, with 11 of them capturing gold medals, led by double winners Everett ...

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BERNARDSVILLE, NJ — The Bernards girls basketball team closed out its season with two victories in its final three games. On Saturday, the Mountaineers defeated Manville, 50-39. Bernards outscored Manville, 17-9, in the second quarter to open a 27-13 lead by halftime. Sydney Incarnato ...

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BERNARDSVILLE, NJ — James Guerrero, who had been scoreless to that point, sank six free throws in the final 22 seconds to enable Bernards to hold off the Panthers for a 43-40 boys basketball victory in the season finale for both teams Saturday afternoon. Bernards (9-4) was clinging to a 33-31 ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ — The Bernards ice hockey team captured the Charette Cup in the championship game with a 4-3 victory over Newton Friday night. Dylan Leonard scored his second goal of the game with 24 seconds left, with an assist from his brother, Ryan Leonard, to break a 3-3 tie. Dylan Leonard ...

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BERNARDSVILLE, NJ — Bernards High School finally opened its swimming season with a victory over Somerville 111 -59.  Because of Somerville's small team size, it was a coed meet, with girls and boys mixed in the same events.   Bernards won the opening and closing relays as well as seven ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ — The Bernards ice hockey team advanced in the semifinal round of the Charette Cup with a 5-1 victory over High Point on Wednesday. Bernards (7-3-1) got goals from two different freshmen, Taylor Favreau and Jimmy Hathaway, and also got goals from junior Aidan Gallagher and senior ...

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MANVILLE, NJ — The Bernards girls basketball team secured its first victory of the season on Wednesday by defeating Manville, 40-15. Maggie Dolan scored 20 points for the Mountaineers, whose 13-3 spurt in the second quarter gave them a 22-8 halftime lead. Sydney Incarnato finished with 10 ...

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BERNARDSVILLE, NJ — Although absent the big runs and the breathtaking pace of some of its victories this season, Bernards nonetheless gutted out a 49-41 boys basketball victory over Hillsborough in the quarterfinal round of the Skyland Conference divisional tournament Tuesday night. The ...

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BERNARDSVILLE, NJ — The Bernards boys basketball team scored the first 10 points of the second half to break away from a deadlock and went on to a 57-40 Senior Night victory over North Plainfield on Monday. The Mountaineers (7-3) are known for their ability to score points in bunches and in a ...

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BERNARDSVILLE, NJ — The Bernards boys' basketball team's shortened season has been filled with thrills. The Mountaineers have had games where they've rallied from double-digit deficits, and other games in which they've seen double-digit leads of their own evaporate. Coming off a hard-fought ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ — Sometimes, the greatest comebacks don't result in a victory. The Bernards boys basketball team came up short Tuesday night, but only after staging a rally for the ages. Somerville defeated the Mountaineers, 58-53. Somerville had a 13-point lead at halftime, and that advantage ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ — Eight different players scored one goal as the Bernards ice hockey team defeated Parsippany Hills, 8-2, Sunday night at Mennen Arena. Eddie Berman and Stephen Parisi each finished with one goal and two assists for the Mountaineers (6-2-1), who led, 4-1, after two periods. Fin ...

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WASHINGTON TOWNSHIP, NJ - The Bernards boys basketball team quickly shook off the effects of its first loss the night before when the Mountaineers stepped on the floor on Saturday. Bernards broke to a 13-point lead after a quarter and went on to a 47-37 victory over Warren Hills Saturday ...

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BERNARDSVILLE, NJ — In a battle of unbeaten teams Friday night at Bernards High School, Bound Brook handed the Bernards boys basketball team its first loss of the season, 39-33. Bound Brook (6-0) prefers a fast pace and came in averaging 69 points per game. The Mountaineers got the Crusaders to ...

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BERNARDSVILLE, NJ — The Bernards boys basketball team remained undefeated with a 51-36 victory over Millburn on Tuesday night. Senior center Andrew Holmes scored 27 points and ripped down 15 rebounds for the Mountaineers (4-0), who were playing their second game in as many days after being off ...

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GLEN GARDNER, NJ — Elliot Dietrich has made plenty of big saves in his storied soccer career at Bernards High School, but on Monday, Dietrich's fourth-quarter heroics saved the Mountaineers boys basketball team. Dietrich, a senior forward, scored nine of his 12 points in the fourth quarter to ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ — The Bernards ice hockey team scored six goals in the first period and went on to an 11-1 victory over Parsippany Hills on Friday night. Tim Jelinek scored a hat trick for the first three varsity goals of his career for Bernards (4-2-1), which netted all 11 of its goals in the ...

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NEW JERSEY -- Gov. Phil Murphy today announced that he has eased some restrictions on the number of spectators that can attend high school and other youth sporting events both indoors and outdoors. "I want to start with an announcement that I know many athletes and many moms and dads have been ...

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