Sports

July 14, 2018

BRIDGEWATER, NJ - Three generations of women, two of whom live in Bridgewater, are softball teammates on a Mountainside Women's Softball League team aptly titled, "Grandmother, Mothers and Others." Grandmother Linda Liebidz was a softball player at Montclair State University, and has been ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - The Raritan Recreation 9-10 baseball team, The Raptors, visited the Somerset Patriots June 24, and were welcomed into the dugout and on the field for "God Bless America" and the "Star Spangled Banner." Members of the Somerset Patriots took time to connect with the players ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - Dan MacKinney scored three goals and assisted on one to lead Bridgewater-Raritan to a 13-1 boys lacrosse victory over Columbia in the first round of the NJSIAA North Jersey, Group 4 state tournament on Wednesday. Jake Goldstein and Ryan Cernuto each had two goals and one ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - Riley Moore scored with 1.8 seconds left in overtime to give Bridgewater-Raritan a 5-4 boys lacrosse victory over Watchung Hills for the championship of the Somerset County Tournament Saturday at the Torpey Complex. It was the fourth county title in a row for the ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - The Bridgewater-Raritan girls lacrosse team pulled away in the second half for a 16-8 victory over Pingry to win the Somerset County Tournament championship Saturday at the Torpey Complex. Tai Jankowski scored five goals and passed for one assist for the Panthers (14-4), who ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - The Bridgewater-Raritan girls lacrosse team advanced with an 8-5 victory over Mt. St. Mary in the semifinal round of the Somerset County Tournament in Thursday. CJ Amster, who passed for an assist, Lizzy Escudero and Sadie Herman each scored two goals for Bridgewater-Raritan ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - Bridgewater-Raritan High School senior Claudia Ostertag is the first female athlete to sign a National Letter of Intent for competitive cheer in the Bridgewater-Raritan Regional School District. Ostertag signed March 17 with Gannon University. “I have met some amazing ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - The Bridgewater-Raritan boys lacrosse team eliminated Ridge from the Somerset County Tournament with a 7-5 victory in the semifinals on Wednesday. Chase Waddington scored four goals for the Panthers (10-5), who outscored Ridge, 2-1, in the final quarter. Although he didn't ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - Special Olympics New Jersey held its annual event at Bridgewater-Raritan High School May 5 with athletes competing in a variety of different events and earning medals for their hard work. — Photos by Dawn Wilde

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - Greg Verano led off the bottom of the seventh inning with a home run to give Bridgewater-Raritan a 14-13 baseball victory over Hillsborough on Tuesday. Bridgewater-Raritan trailed, 7-4, after three innings and 13-10 in the middle of the sixth. Elliott Rodgers went 2-for-4 with ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - They did it again.  Jeff Poggi went 3-for-4 with an RBI to lead the Watchung Hills Hustlin’ Warriors baseball tram over Bridgewater-Raritan on Monday, 7-4. The Warriors got 11 hits as a team. James McKenna, Mike Murray, and Tyler Riley each drove in two runs for Watchung ...

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BERNARDSVILLE, NJ - The Bridgewater-Raritan boys lacrosse team advanced with a 13-6 victory over Bernards in the quarterfinal round of the Somerset County Tournament on Monday. Riley Moore led Bridgewater-Raritan (9-5) with four goals. The Panthers led, 6-2, at halftime and 8-3 after three ...

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BASKING RIDGE, NJ - Mia Robb pitched a four-hitter to lead Ridge to a 7-3 softball victory over Bridgewater-Raritan in the quarterfinal round of the Somerset County Tournament on Saturday. Robb, who took a shutout into the sixth inning, struck out five, walked three and allowed just two earned ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - Revenge is sweet for the Warriors. James McKenna hit a home run and smacked two RBI and Matt Alarcon went 3-for-4 with an RBI and a run scored to lead the Watchung Hills Hustlin’ Warriors over Bridgewater-Raritan, 5-0, in the quarterfinals of the Somerset County Tournament in ...

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WARREN, NJ - The Bridgewater-Raritan baseball team will be seeing a lot of Watchung Hills over the next few days. The Panthers went on the road and defeated Watchung Hills, 8-3, in a regular season game on Thursday. That game marked the first of three consecutive meetings between the schools, ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - The Bridgewater-Raritan softball team pulled off an 11-4 upset victory over Watchung Hills on Thursday. Sarah Karmazyn drove in four runs with a home run and a double, and Kiersten Farrell also knocked in four with a double and a single for Bridgewater-Raritan (9-10), which ...

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BASKING RIDGE, NJ - In a big Somerset County boys lacrosse showdown, Bridgewater-Raritan overcame an early deficit to take a 7-5 decision over Ridge on Wednesday. Jake Goldstein scored two goals and assisted on one, and Troy Tangolics scored two goals for Bridgewater-Raritan (7-5), which ...

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LANCASTER, PA - Bridgewater-Raritan High School graduate Brian Kolen was named the Centennial Conference Offensive Player of the week as a member of the Gettysburg College men's lacrosse team. Kolen, a sophomore at the school, had 13 points on nine goals and four assists in a 2-0 week for the ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - Ridge rallied in the second half, but Bridgewater-Raritan prevailed in a wild, 12-11 girls lacrosse victory on Tuesday. CJ Amster scored two goals and passed for two assists for Bridgewater-Raritan (11-3), which had five different players score two goals apiece. Sadie Herman ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - The Bridgewater-Raritan baseball team came up just short against one of Somerset County's hottest teams, losing, 7-5, to Immaulata in nine innings on Monday. Bridgewater-Raritan (4-11), which has played one of the most demanding schedules in New Jersey, scored three runs in the ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - Tai Jankowski scored six goals and handed out two assists to lead Bridgewater-Raritan to a 15-10 girls lacrosse victory over Allentown on Saturday. Lizzy Escudero finished with four goals and two assists for the Panthers (10-3), which had a 9-6 lead at halftime.

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - Sammy Mazzagatti pitched a five-hitter to lift Bridgewater-Raritan to a 7-1 softball victory over Mt. St. Mary in the second round of the Somerset County Tournament on Saturday. Julia Van Liew hit a two-run double and Madison Capetta a two-run single for the Panthers (7-7), who ...

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