Sports

September 22, 2018

BRIDGEWATER, NJ - Alex Fromberg passed for two touchdowns and ran for another as Bridgewater-Raritan defeated Franklin, 41-27, on Friday night. Bridgewater-Raritan (1-3) built a 27-7 lead by halftime. Peter Usewick scored rushing TDs for the Panthers in both the first and second quarters.

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MARTINSVILLE, NJ - The Bridgewater-Raritan girls soccer team will be one of 14 teams represented at the inaugural "The Mountains vs. The Seas" girls' soccer challenge Sunday, Sept. 23 on the campus of The Pingry School. Fourteen teams from the top two conferences in the state, the Skyland and ...

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HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - The Bridgewater-Raritan girls soccer team remained undefeated with a 3-0 victory over Hillsborough on Tuesday. Allison Lowrey, Morgan Winchock and Mia Squicciarini each scored a goal for the Panthers (7-0), who had a 2-0 lead at halftime. Winchock, Danielle Orecchio and ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - Bridgewater-Raritan remained undefeated with a 4-1 field hockey victory over Pingry on Monday. Madison Bray scored two goals for the Panthers (7-0), who held a 2-0 halftime lead. Jenna Vadinsky supplied assists on all four BRHS goals. Martina Kampel had a goal and an assist, ...

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NEW JERSEY - Bridgewater-Raritan High School's Nicholas Sacco has been chosen as a member of the new Student Athlete Advisory Council for the 2018-2019 school year through the New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association (NJSIAA). The council, according to a release, is expected to give ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - As Ridge's Wing-T offense inexorably consumed chunks of yardage marching downfield in the closing minutes of a tie game, Jake Beckman kept running through the endgame scenario in his mind on the sidelines. "I'm imagining taking my steps, lining it up and seeing the ball go ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - The Bridgewater-Raritan girls soccer team remained undefeated with a 2-0 victory over Montgomery on Thursday. Bridgewater-Raritan (5-0) outshot Montgomery, 20-5, scoring one goal in each half. Allison Lowrey and Lucy Battafararo each scored a goal for the Panthers, with ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - The Bridgewater-Raritan girls soccer team rallied for all its goals in the second half to remain undefeated with a 3-2 victory over Pingry on Tuesday. Allison Lowrey scored a goal and assisted on one for Bridgewater-Raritan (4-0), which trailed, 1-0, at the half. Gianna Minerva ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - The Bridgewater-Raritan field hockey team scored three goals in each half on its way to a 6-0 victory over North Hunterdon on Tuesday. Madison Bray finished with three goals and one assist for the Panthers (4-0). Sam Della Rovere had a goal and an assist, and Martina Kampel and ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - The Bridgewater-Raritan field hockey team remained undefeated with a 3-1 victory over Hunterdon Central on Saturday. The Panthers (3-0) scored a pair of goals in the second half after leading, 1-0, at halftime. Erin Willoughby, Madison Bray and Sadie Herman each scored a ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ — Bridgewater-Raritan struggled mightily to contain the running game in its opening night loss against Elizabeth last week, and many of those same problems plagued the Panthers again in their home opener Friday.  One week after allowing over 200 rushing yards to Elizabeth, ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - After a scoreless first half, Bridgewater-Raritan came away with a 1-0 boys soccer victory over Phillipsburg on Thursday. Nathan Bliss scored with an assist from Donny Lessing in the second half for the victory. Steve Valastequi made eight saves for the Panthers (2-0).

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SOMERSET, NJ - Allison Lowrey scored three goals to lead Bridgewater-Raritan to a 4-0 girls soccer victory over Franklin on opening day Tuesday afternoon. Bridgewater-Raritan outshot Franklin, 21-8. Morgan Winchock scored the other goal for the Panthers, who netted two goals in each half.

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - The Bridgewater-Raritan boys soccer team opened its season with a 3-0 victory over Franklin in the hot sun Tuesday afternoon. Bridgewater-Raritan, the defending Section 2, Group 4 champion, again displayed the tight defense that helped it to a share of the Somerset County ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - The Bridgewater-Raritan girls soccer team knows all about life in the big city -- or its soccer equivalent, the Skyland Conference. Last season, the Panthers roared to a 17-2 record that included 13 shutouts and a Somerset County Tournament championship. But the team that BRHS ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - Several Bridgewater residents were part of the Somerset Valley YMCA's swim team, which completed its 2018 long course season with the third highest finish in team history, fourth overall, at the YMCA Long Course National Championships July 30 through Aug. 3 in Maryland. The ...

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ELIZABETH, NJ - Elizabeth scored a tiebreaking 80-yard touchdown with 5:38 left to defeat Bridgewater-Raritan, 35-28, in the football opener for both teams Friday night at Williams Field. The game-winning run by Elizabeth quarterback LeShane Taylor came just moments after Bridgewater-Raritan had ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ – In last year’s state championship game, Bridgewater-Raritan head coach Scott Bray’s game plan featured star running back Anthony Goffe carrying the ball nearly 40 times. It was a strategy questioned by many, criticized by more and ultimately wasn’t the winning formula in a 20–7 ...

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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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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 ...

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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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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 ...

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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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