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Ice Hockey: Bridgewater-Raritan Topples Howell, 5-1, to Open State Tournament

February 23, 2018

SOMERSET, NJ - The Bridgewater-Raritan ice hockey team scored four goals in the third period to pull away for a 5-1 victory over Howell in the opening round of the NJSIAA Public A Tournament on Thursday.

Jake Goldstein scored three goals and assisted on one for the Panthers (13-7-3), who broke a 1-1 tie after two periods. Alex Thode helped with two assists for Bridgewater-Raritan.

Jake ...

BRHS Boys Swim Team Advances to State Finals Against Cherry Hill East

DEPTFORD TOWNSHIP, NJ - The Bridgewater-Raritan High School boys varsity swim team is headed to the NJSIAA Public A Tournament finals after defeating Passaic Tech, 126-44, in the semifinals Wednesday.

The team will face Cherry Hill East in the finals Sunday at The College of New Jersey.

"Coming into this year, the boys have been focused on getting back to the state championship," ...

BRHS Girls Swim Team Advances to State Finals With Chance For Third Win in a Row

BRIDGEWATER, NJ - The Bridgewater-Raritan High School undefeated girls swim team is heading to the state finals at The College of New Jersey Saturday, with the hope of taking home the team's third-in-a-row championship win.

BRHS, currently ranked No. 1 in the state by nj.com, will play third seeded Cherry Hill East in the finals.

"It's been a bit surreal to think that ...

Somerset Patriots Re-Sign Major League RHP Dustin Molleken

BRIDGEWATER, NJ - The Somerset Patriots have re-signed Major League right-handed pitcher Dustin Molleken for the 2018 season.

“I really enjoyed my time in Somerset last year,” said Molleken. “I’m really looking forward to rejoining the team. It is a great place to play and the fans are incredible!”

Molleken enters his second season with the Somerset ...

Somerset Patriots Re-Sign Left-Handed Pitcher Mike Antonini

BRIDGEWATER, NJ - The Somerset Patriots have re-signed left-handed pitcher Mike Antonini for the 2018 season.

“Somerset is an organization that expects to win championships,” said Antonini. “I want to help us get back to that point. I look forward to helping out anyway that I can to get the job done and win a championship.”

Antonini enters his second season with the ...

Girls Basketball: Bridgewater-Raritan Edges Gill-St. Bernard's to Reach SCT Semifinals

BRIDGEWATER, NJ - Fourth-seeded Bridgewater-Raritan held off a late charge to hang on for a 50-48 girls basketball victory over Gill-St. Bernard's in the quarterfinal round of the Somerset County Tournament Tuesday night.

Teresa Wolak scored 25 points, grabbed 10 rebounds and made four steals for Bridgewater-Raritan (16-6), which outscored Gill, 25-15, in the middle quarters to take a ...

Boys Basketball: Bridgewater-Raritan Eliminated from Somerset County Tournament by Watchung Hills

WARREN, NJ - Momentum can be a fickle agent in a win-or-go-home game, and once the Bridgewater-Raritan boys basketball team ceded that force to Watchung Hills late in the first half, the Panthers were never able to seize it back.

Fourth-seeded Watchung Hills scored 11 straight points bridging the second and third quarters to take control of a game on its way to defeating the fifth-seeded ...

BRHS Wrestler Advances to Regions After Winning Weight Class in NJSIAA Tournament

MILLBURN, NJ - Bridgewater-Raritan High school wrestler Nick Sacco placed first in the district in his weight class in the NJSIAA District 16 final round wrestling tournament Saturday.

As a team, Bridgewater-Raritan came in fourth with 86 points at the tournament, defeating New Providence and coming in behind winner Watchung Hills, Voorhees and Colonia.

Sacco defeated Colby ...

All-Star LHP Rick Teasley Returns to Patriots after Stint in China

BRIDGEWATER, NJ - The Somerset Patriots have re-signed 2017 Atlantic League All-Star left-handed pitcher Rick Teasley for the 2018 season.

“Moving to the Atlantic League and joining the Patriots last year changed my career,” said Teasley. “[Somerset] is the best place to play in the Atlantic League. This year I have something to prove. I had a strong half of a ...

Patriots Sign All-Star Closer from Frontier League

BRIDGEWATER, NJ - The Somerset Patriots have signed right-handed relief pitcher Randy McCurry for the 2018 season.

“I’m excited to play in the Atlantic League this year,” said McCurry. “It’ll be a transition for me but I am ready to face some really good competition and help the team win.”

McCurry enters his first season with the Somerset ...

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