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Bridgewater-Raritan High School Graduate Honored at NJSIAA Scholar-Athlete Luncheon

July 24, 2017

ROBBINSVILLE, NJ - About 365 high school students, including one from Bridgewater-Raritan High School, were honored for their achievements at the annual NJSIAA scholar-athlete luncheon in May.

Kirsten Murphy, a 2017 graduate of Bridgewater-Raritan High School, was honored. She played volleyball and lacrosse at the school.

Under the scholar-athlete program, each NJSIAA member school ...

Somerset Patriots Sign Rutgers Outfielder Tom Marcinczyk

BRIDGEWATER, NJ – The Somerset Patriots have signed former Rutgers outfielder Tom Marcinczyk. He joins Somerset after concluding his collegiate career at Rutgers University earlier this year.

In his senior season at Rutgers, Marcinczyk played in 52 games and hit .274 with seven home runs, 29 runs batted in, and 32 runs scored while hitting in the middle of the Rutgers’ lineup.

Somerset Patriots Sign Rutgers Outfielder Tom Marcinczyk

BRIDGEWATER, NJ – The Somerset Patriots have announced the signing of former Rutgers outfielder Tom Marcinczyk. He joins Somerset after concluding his collegiate career at Rutgers University earlier this year.

In his senior season at Rutgers, Marcinczyk played in 52 games and hit .274 with seven home runs, 29 runs batted in, and 32 runs scored while hitting in the middle of the ...

Bees Walks Make It Easy For Patriots

BRIDGEWATER, NJ - The Somerset Patriots (7-7, 49-35) defeated the New Britain Bees (6-8, 32-52) 5-2 at TD Bank Ballpark on Friday evening.

Lucas Irvine (7-2) picked up the win, allowing two earned runs on eight hits in seven innings pitched.

“Yovan’s been great at keeping hitters off balance and managing a great game,” said Irvine of starting catcher Yovan Gonzalez.

Kyle Roller Crunches 2 HRs to lead Patriots

BRIDGEWATER, NJ - Kyle Roller went deep twice to lead the Somerset Patriots (6-7, 48-35) to a 5-1 win over the New Britain Bees (6-7, 32-51) at TD Bank Ballpark on Thursday evening.

The Patriots took a 1-0 lead in the bottom of the third inning on an RBI single by Aharon Eggleston before a 91-minute rain delay ensued in the fourth inning.

When game resumed, Roller launched a two-run ...

Patriots 9th-Inning Rally Fizzles Out

BRIDGEPORT, CT. - A late Somerset Patriots (5-7, 47-35) rally came up just short Wednesday night in a 3-2 loss to the Bridgeport Bluefish (8-5, 49-34) at the Ballpark at Harbor Yard.

Bridgeport broke the ice in the bottom of the third inning on a Jose Cuevas sacrifice fly to left field. The Bluefish then doubled their lead in the fourth on Daniel Fields’ RBI single to right ...

Patriots Sign Veteran Pitcher

BRIDGEWATER, NJ - The Somerset Patriots have signed right-handed pitcher Dustin Antolin, who played at the Major League level in 2016.

Antolin enters his first season with the Somerset Patriots and his first in the Atlantic League.

Antolin was originally drafted by the Toronto Blue Jays in the 11th round of the 2008 MLB June Amateur Draft out of Mililani High School in ...

Bridgeport Upends Somerset 9-6 In Wild Game

BRIDGEPORT, CT - In a game that saw 26 hits, four errors and nine lead changes, it was the Bridgeport Bluefish (7-5, 48-34) that got the last laugh in a 9-6 victory over the Somerset Patriots (5-6, 47-34) at the Ballpark at Harbor Yard Tuesday afternoon.

Somerset jumped in front early on a first-inning two-out RBI single from Mark Minicozzi. Bridgeport answered immediately with a Luis ...

12U Bridgewater Panthers Win Cal Ripken State Tournament

BRIDGEWATER, NJ - The 12U Bridgewater Panthers baseball team captured the North Jersey 12U Cal Ripken State Tournament earlier this month in North Brunswick.

The Panthers beat Cranford, 8-0, in the finals to win the tournament.

Bridgewater's 12U team will compete next in the Mid-Atlantic Regional Tournament beginning July 18 in New York.

The team will be heading to Cooperstown, N.Y.

Somerset Blanks Bridgeport 8-0 In Series-Opener

BRIDGEPORT, CT - The Somerset Patriots (5-5, 47-33) controlled Monday night’s ballgame from the first pitch, blanking the Bridgeport Bluefish (6-5, 47-34) with an 8-0 victory in the series-opener at The Ballpark at Harbor Yard.

Somerset jumped out to an early lead with three unearned runs in the first. Two run-scoring errors by Bridgeport right-fielder Ozney Guilen, along with an RBI ...

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