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Boys Lacrosse: Bridgewater-Raritan Routs Hillsborough, 16-4

April 19, 2018

HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - Dan MacKinney scored five goals to lead Bridgewater-Raritan to a 16-4 boys lacrosse victory over Hillsborough on Thursday.

Jake Goldstein finished with two goals and two assists for Bridgewater-Raritan (3-5), which had a 7-2 halftime lead. John Dugenio and Troy Tangolics each had two goals, as well.

Chase Waddington, Riley Moore, Nick Vizzoni, Peter Usewick and Jack ...

Baseball: Scotch Plains-Fanwood Halts Bridgewater-Raritan Win Streak With 4-3 Decision

BRIDGEWATER, NJ - The Bridgewater-Raritan baseball team took a three-game winning streak and plenty of momentum into its game against Scotch Plains-Fanwood on Wednesday.

But the Panthers were facing one of the best left-handed pitchers in the entire state in Danny Wilkinson, who had struck out 20 batters in a game six days earlier. And when they fell behind, 3-0, in the second inning, their ...

Softball: Bridgewater-Raritan Wallops Franklin, 19-1

SOMERSET, NJ - The Bridgewater-Raritan softball team scored nine runs in the first inning and went on to a 19-1 victory over Franklin on Tuesday.

Jalynda Mercado, who had two hits and scored three runs, and Sarah Karmazyn, who had a hit and scored three times, each knocked in three runs for the Panthers (4-3).

Samantha Artuso and Julia VanLiew each delivered a pair of hits and Taylor Cannon ...

Baseball: Bridgewater-Raritan Belts Franklin, 11-2

FLEMINGTON, NJ - Bridgewater-Raritan won its third straight game, 11-2, over Franklin Tuesday afternoon at Diamond Nation.

Greg Verano and Cal Henderson each hit home runs and each drove in three runs. Verano went 2-for-2 and Regan Goldberg also had two hits and scored a run for BRHS (4-4), which scored three runs in the first inning and two more in the second inning.

John Travisano and ...

Bridgewater Baseball & Softball Celebrates Opening Day

BRIDGEWATER, NJ - Bridgewater Baseball & Softball held its annual opening day ceremonies Saturday, on the first 80-degree day of the spring season.

All the baseball and softball teams paraded onto the field on Prince Rodgers Road, greeted by members of the Bridgewater-Raritan High School varsity baseball and softball teams, as well as Mayor Dan Hayes, Somerset Patriots Manager Emeritus ...

Bradley Gardens Little Loop Celebrates Opening Day

BRIDGEWATER, NJ - Bradley Gardens Little Loop Baseball held its annual opening day on a sunny April 14 at Ardmaer Field, in Bridgewater.

Players paraded onto the field to celebrate the start of the new season.

In addition, the Bradley Gardens Volunteer Fire Department received a plaque at the ceremony for its support of the league, as did Father John Pringle, from Holy Trinity Church, who ...

Baseball: Bridgewater-Raritan Rallies to Beat Mt. Olive, 7-6

BRIDGEWATER, NJ - A spectacular relief effort by Jack Tone highlighted Bridgewater-Raritan's 7-6 come-from-behind baseball victory over Mt. Olive Saturday night at Prince Rodgers Field.

Tone struck out five batters and allowed one hit in two shutout innings of relief, earning him the victory in a game where the Panthers (3-4) scored two runs in the fifth inning and two more in the sixth to ...

Patriots Re-Sign Major League Lefty Aaron Laffey

BRIDGEWATER, NJ - The Somerset Patriots have re-signed eight-year Major League veteran left-handed pitcher Aaron Laffey for the 2018 season.

“I am very excited to come back to Somerset,” said Laffey. “If I am going to play anywhere, it would be here. The professionalism with the Patriots is second to none. The Atlantic League is the best league to be in, and Somerset is ...

Somerset Patriots Open Spring Training April 17

BRIDGEWATER, NJ - And so it begins.

The Somerset Patriots open their quest for a sixth Atlantic League championship Tuesday, with players arriving at TD Ballpark for the first day of Spring Training 2018.

The Patriots’ spring roster is stocked with several players – primarily pitchers - that have Major League experience. There are several holdovers from the 2017 season, and ...

Softball: Bridgewater-Raritan Beats Bernards in 9 Innings

BERNARDSVILLE, NJ - The Bridgewater-Raritan softball team scored seven runs in the top of the ninths for a 10-4 victory over Bernards on Saturday.

Julia Van Liew's two-run single in the ninth inning gave BRHS (3-3) 5-3 lead.  Samantha Artuso went 3-for-5 with two runs scored and an RBI, Van Liew and  Sammy Mazzagatti each had two hits and two RBI and  Jalynda Mercado knocked ...

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