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BRHS Students Honored for Athletic Awards

June 20, 2018

BRIDGEWATER, NJ - A number of Bridgewater-Raritan High School students and coaches were recognized at a recent board of education meeting for high achievements in sports and more throughout the last year.

First, student Raj Koshal was recognized as the NJ Speech and Debate League state champion for international extemporaneous speaking.

The boys and girls swimming teams were also ...

Leather Necks Take Win in Annual Basilone Bowl

BRIDGEWATER, NJ - The Leather Necks beat the Devil Dogs, 21–3, in the sixth annual Basilone Bowl, held Thursday at Bridgewater-Raritan High School.

The game is played in honor of late Marine John Basilone. Senior football players from every school in the county, and Delaware Valley, are chosen to play as part of either the Devil Dogs or the Leather Necks in a final football game ...

Somerset Patriots Celebrate TD Bank Ballpark's 20th Season Anniversary

BRIDGEWATER, NJ- The Somerset Patriots celebrated the 20th Season Anniversary of TD Bank Ballpark June 2 before the game against the Road Warriors.

The Somerset Patriots welcomed dignitaries and special guests that were involved in the planning, design, construction, and history of TD Bank Ballpark for a pre-game ceremony in honor of the milestone.

“TD Bank Ballpark has been the ...

BRMS Lacrosse Team Wins Third Straight Championship

BRIDGEWATER, NJ - The Bridgewater-Raritan Middle School lacrosse team finished its season with a third straight championship win.

The team finished the season with a 13–1 overall record, and was the No. 1 seed going into the playoffs.

In the Central Jersey Junior Sports Athletic Association, the Bridgewater-Raritan Middle School team beat Montgomery, 5–4, in the semifinals, ...

BRHS Volleyball Player Honored as Scholar-Athlete by NJSIAA

BRIDGEWATER, NJ - A Bridgewater-Raritan High School volleyball player is one of many being recognized by the NJSIAA as a graduating scholastic-athlete.

Jack Whelan was honored as part of this year's 25th Annual Scholar/Athlete Awards Program from the New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association (NJSIAA). The organization honored 364 high school student-athletes with a total of ...

WHRHS Softball: Watchung Hills Tops Bridgewater, Advances to NJSIAA North Jersey, Section 2, Group 4 Semis

WARREN, NJ - Erin Bean hit a game winning RBI double to score Meri Hurley in the bottom of the seventh inning to lift the Watchung Hills softball team over Bridgewater-Raritan in the quarterfinal round of the North Jersey Section 2, Group 4 Tournament Wednesday, 2-1.

Watchung Hills will face J.P. Stevens in the semifinal round on Thursday.

“Congratulations to ...

6th Annual Basilone Bowl Media Day Introduces Players From All Over County

BRIDGEWATER, NJ - The 6th annual Basilone Bowl, in honor of Gunnery Sgt. John Basilone of Raritan, will be held June 14 at Bridgewater-Raritan High School, and five BRHS football players will play for the Devil Dogs.

Kickoff for the event, at Basilone Field, will be 7 p.m.

The players in the game, from all over the county, were introduced May 7.

The game is played in honor of ...

Baseball: Millburn Rallies to Eliminate Bridgewater-Raritan from State Tourney, 6-5

MILLBURN, NJ - Second-seeded Millburn survived a scare and rallied with a five-run fifth inning to defeat Bridgewater-Raritan, 6-5, in the first round of the Section 2, Group 4 state baseball tournament on Monday.

Bridgewater-Raritan (6-18) came in as the 15th seed, but the Panthers have played one of the tougher schedules in New Jersey and have now lost nine games by two runs or less.

Girls Lacrosse: Bridgewater-Raritan Eliminates Hunterdon Central, 15-8

BRIDGEWATER, NJ - Lizzy Escudero and Sadie Herman each contributed four goals and one assist to lead Bridgewater-Raritan to a 15-8 girls lacrosse victory over Hunterdon Central in the semifinal round of the Section 2, Group 4 tournament on Monday.

CJ Amster finished with three goals and three assists for the Panthers (16-4), who led, 7-3, at the half. Tai Jankowski scored two goals and ...

Girls Lacrosse: Bridgewater-Raritan Overwhelms Watchung Hills, 20-7

BRIDGEWATER, NJ - Tai Jankowski scored six goals and assisted on two to lead Bridgewater-Raritan to a 20-7 girls lacrosse victory over Watchung Hills in the opening round of the Section 2, Group 4 state tournament on Thursday.

Sadie Herman scored three goals for BRHS (15-4), which led, 11-4, at the half. CJ Amster finished with two goals and three assists, and Lizzy Escudero, Julieann Murphy ...

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