clark

Union Catholic News

November 27, 2022

WAPPINGERS FALLS, NY -- The magical season for the Union Catholic girls cross-country team continued on Saturday when the Vikings finished second at the 15th Nike Northeast Regional Championships at Bowdoin Park to qualify for the National Championships!   In another great battle between the ...

Read more »

SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ - In our latest installment of Faculty Spotlight, we shine the spotlight on Union Catholic's John Becht. Becht is a teacher, Campus Minister, and a moderator for several clubs, including Peer Ministry. Here is our Q and Q with Becht -  Faculty Member: John Becht   Years of ...

Read more »

RANDOLPH, NJ -- The Union Catholic varsity cheer squad, competing in its first competition in several years, won the Universal Cheerleaders Association Large School Varsity Division and senior Beatriz Montero was a finalist in the Jump-Off at Sunday's Randolph Rampage Cheer Competition. The team ...

Read more »

SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ - Union Catholic students recently participated in the Imagine Grief Education Program, which featured very impactful presentations from the staff at the Imagine Center. UC has partnered with Imagine, A Center for Coping with Loss in Mountainside, on this grief education ...

Read more »

SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- Union Catholic High School has announced its Honor Roll for the first marking period for the 2022-23 school year. The students are listed below by grade and are listed alphabetically. First Honors Seniors Ashley Almeida | Samantha Dreher | Serena Nguyen Casey Arias | ...

Read more »

SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- In our latest installment of Feature Friday, we shine the spotlight on Union Catholic senior Matthew Schutz, an Honor Roll Student, a member of the National Honor Society, a Peer Minister, and a member of the cross-country and track and field teams.  How and why did you ...

Read more »

SCOTCH PLAINS, N.J. - In Union Cathoic's latest installment of Feature Friday, we shined the spotlight on Union Catholic junior Katharine Walto, who recently starred as Eva in the Fall Play, Snow Angel, and is an honor roll student and member of the forensics team. Congratulations on your great ...

Read more »

SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- The Union Catholic forensics team opened its season with a very impressive third-place finish at a Newark Catholic Forensics League tournament at Union Catholic on Saturday. Katharine Walto and Nicole Ciuba finished first in Duo Interpretation, Kevin Caffrey placed second in ...

Read more »

SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- Union Catholic’s annual Veterans Day Ceremony on Thursday morning was a heartfelt tribute to those who served as the UC Community came together to honor the sacrifices that veterans have made for their country. With U.S. flags displayed around the Veterans Memorial Pathway ...

Read more »

The Union Catholic volleyball team advanced to the semifinals of the state Non-Public A Tournament on Saturday with a three-set victory over St. John Vianney in the quarterfinal round in Scotch Plains. With the victory, the Vikings improved to 18-9 and earned a matchup with Immaculate Heart ...

Read more »

SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- The Union Catholic volleyball team mounted a huge comeback in the first set on the way to a two set victory over Holy Angels in the opening round of the NJSIAA Non-Public A Tournament on Wednesday. The Vikings, seeded fourth, were trailing 18-11 in the opening set before ...

Read more »

SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- The Union Catholic volleyball team mounted a huge comeback in the first set on the way to a two set victory over Holy Angels in the opening round of the NJSIAA Non-Public A Tournament on Wednesday. The Vikings, seeded fourth, were trailing 18-11 in the opening set before ...

Read more »

SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- Union Catholic opened its doors to huge and enthusiastic crowds of prospective students and their families when the school recently hosted two Open Houses.   These events gave Union Catholic the opportunity to offer a sneak peek into its unique co-educational and faith-based ...

Read more »

SCOTCH PLAINS, N.J. -- In Union Catholic's latest installment of Feature Friday, the spotlight shines on senior Adela Rakoski, who is the editor of The Prophet, an Honor Roll Student, a peer minister, and a member of the basketball team.   Congrats on becoming the Editor of The Prophet! What ...

Read more »

SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- In Union Catholic's latest installment of Feature Friday, we shine the spotlight on senior Seton Dill. She is a member of the soccer and track and field teams, is a Student Ambassador, an Honor Roll student, and is very active in multiple clubs at Union Catholic. Last week, ...

Read more »

SCOTCH PLAINS, N.J. -- In Union Catholic's latest installment of Faculty Spotlight, we shine the spotlight on Kamila Ciringione.  Here is our Q and A with Ciringione -     Faculty/Staff Member:  Kamila Ciringione Years of service at Union Catholic and all of your positions:  - This is my ...

Read more »

SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- In Union Catholic's latest installment of Feature Friday, we shine the spotlight on senior Seton Dill. She is a member of the soccer and track and field teams, is a Student Ambassador, an Honor Roll student, and is very active in multiple clubs at Union Catholic.  Last week, ...

Read more »

SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- The Union Catholic gymnastics team, led by a runner-up finish in the All-Around by Alexis Roth, finished a very impressive fourth at the Union County Championships on Thursday. Roth, a junior, was her usual spectacular self. She scored 36.42 total points to finish as the ...

Read more »

SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ - In Union Catholic's latest installment of Feature Friday, we shine the spotlight on senior Felix Lettini and junior Jacob Nieczypor, who are both part of the Livestream team at UC.   Here is our Q and A with Lettini and Nieczypor -  When and why did you join The Livestream ...

Read more »

ELIZABETH, NJ -- The Union Catholic cross-country teams absolutely torched the course at historic Warinanco Park on Thursday when the Vikings threw down the most impressive team sweep in the 85-year history of the Union County Championships.  Peyton Hollis led the charge for the UC girls with an ...

Read more »

Union Catholic's Performing Arts Company will present "Snow Angel," on Friday Nov. 4, and Saturday, Nov. 5, at 7 p.m. and Sunday, Nov. 6, at 3 p.m. in the auditorium at Union Catholic High School. Snow Angel, written by David Lindsay-Abaire and first produced in 1998, is being directed by Steve ...

Read more »

SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- The Union Catholic volleyball team couldn't have picked a better time to get hot.     On October 3, the Vikings lost a tough three set match to Scotch Plains-Fanwood that left UC with a 8-7 record. But since then, the Vikings have caught fire, reeling off six straight wins ...

Read more »

Union Catholic's Performing Arts Company will present "Snow Angel," on Friday Nov. 4 and Saturday Nov. 5 at 7 pm and Sunday Nov. 6  at 3 pm. in the auditorium at Union Catholic High School. Snow Angel, written by David Lindsay-Abaire and first produced in 1998, is being directed by Steve ...

Read more »

Union Catholic's Performing Arts Company will present "Snow Angel," on Friday Nov. 4 and Saturday Nov. 5 at 7 pm and Sunday Nov. 6  at 3 pm. in the auditorium at Union Catholic High School. Snow Angel, written by David Lindsay-Abaire and first produced in 1998, is being directed by Steve ...

Read more »

SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- The Union Catholic volleyball team couldn't have picked a better time to get hot.     On October 3, the Vikings lost a tough three set match to Scotch Plains-Fanwood that left UC with a 8-7 record. But since then, the Vikings have caught fire, reeling off six straight wins ...

Read more »

SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- In Union Catholic's latest installment of Faculty Spotlight, we shine the spotlight on Katie Sagendorf, who teaches English, is the Yearbook Advisor, and is the Senior Class Moderator.  Faculty/Staff Member: Katie Sagendorf   Years of service at Union Catholic and ...

Read more »

SCOTCH PLAINS., NJ -- Union Catholic proudly inducted 103 students into the National Honor Society during a special ceremony at the school on Thursday night. After an opening prayer by Principal Sister Percylee Hart, RSM, and opening remarks by National Honor Society Advisor Patty Nuwer (UC ...

Read more »

SCOTCH PLAINS, N.J. -- The Union Catholic tennis team continued its strong finish to the season by shutting out Roselle, 5-0, on Friday. The Vikings, who have now won two of its last three matches, only lost four games as they defeated Roselle for the second time this season. In singles play, ...

Read more »

SCOTCH PLAINS, N.J. -- In Union Catholic's latest installment of Feature Friday, the spotlight shines on senior Adela Rakoski. Rakoski is the Editor of The Prophet, an Honor Roll Student, a peer minister, and a member of the basketball team.   Here is our Q and A with Rakoski - Congrats on ...

Read more »

SCOTCH PLAINS, N.J -- The Union Catholic boys soccer team came up with its biggest victory of the season in dramatic fashion when the Vikings defeated Rahway on Friday. With time winding down, junior Anthony Esteves headed in a corner kick from freshman Jack Spagnolo with just 30 seconds ...

Read more »