Somerville: Immaculata’s Tashawn Bower (’13) Heads to NFL Conference Final with Vikings teammates

January 20, 2018


SOMERVILLE, NJ – Just five years removed from an outstanding football career at Immaculata High School, defensive end Tashawn Bower and his Minnesota Vikings teammates are one step away from Super Bowl LII, thanks to what has been dubbed the “Minnesota Miracle.”

It was to be the final play of the game; the Vikings were on the short end of a 24-23 score in last ...

U.S. Junior Amateur to be Held at Baltusrol July 16-21

SPRINGFIELD, NJ - The United States Golf Association (USGA) officially announced its 2018 Championship Schedule on Tuesday and can you guess which golf course is back in the USGA mix?

You guessed it: Springfield’s own Baltusrol Golf Club.

The 71st U.S. Junior Amateur Championship will be held on both the Lower and Upper Courses, July 16th-21st.  Both courses will be used ...

Ice Hockey: Cranford Falls to Governor Livingston in 2018 Union County Cup First Round

ROSELLE, NJ-  The Governor Livingston Highlanders varsity ice hockey team took to the ice looking to get back on the winning track. Junior co-captain Carson Wahlers and senior Billy Alexander scored goals to lift the fourth-seeded Highlanders past the fifth-seeded Cranford Cougars by a final score of 2-1 in the 2018 Union County Cup First Round Monday night at Warinanco Park in ...

County Champs Once Again: Cranford Wrestling Wins Fourth Consecutive Union County Tournament

UNION, NJ – The Cranford High School Varsity Wrestling Team started the season ready to defend their title as reigning county champs. Last weekend, they went above and beyond to seal their fourth consecutive county win.

The wrestling began at 9:30 a.m. with a fierce battle between the Cougars and Roselle Park. Cranford, seeded no. 1, needed two wins with bonus points to win the ...

Cranford H.S. Varsity Wrestling Seeded No. 1 Going Into Union County Tournament

CRANFORD, NJ – The Cranford High School Varsity Wrestling Team seeks to aim their fourth county title in Saturday’s Union County Tournament.

Cranford currently stands at 5-1 and is seeded no. 1 in the Section 2, Group 3 division.

“The seeding is done and all 14 wrestlers are in great spots to place high individually and help the team stay ahead in the standings,” ...

Boys Swimming: Cranford Falls to Scotch Plains-Fanwood 100-60

SCOTCH PLAINS/FANWOOD, NJ -- The Scotch Plains-Fanwood boys swam past Cranford, 100-60, at Fanwood-Scotch Plains YMCA on Tuesday, Jan. 9.  


Nick Heath won the 200 Freestyle and 100 Butterfly, while Drew Burfeindt won the 200 IM and led off the winning 400 Freestyle Relay team for the Raiders.


Charlie Desimone won the 50 Freestyle, 100 ...

Girls Swimming: Cranford Falls to Scotch Plains-Fanwood 108-62

SCOTCH PLAINS/FANWOOD, NJ -- It was the "Sister Act" that helped Scotch Plains-Fanwood to victory over Cranford, 108-62, at Fanwood-Scotch Plains YMCA on Tuesday, Jan. 9.

Rachel and Megan Small led off the Raiders' winning 200 Medley Relay. Additionally, Rachel Maizes swam on the winning Medley Relay team and won the 50 Freestyle, while her sister, DeeDee, won the 100 ...

Girls Basketball: Cranford Falls to Watchung Hills, 57- 42

WARREN, NJ - Senior Alyssa Kileen sank a game high 17 points on 8-of-9 field goal attempts and Julia Cunningham pitched in 12 points, 12 rebounds and 7 assists to lead Watchung Hills over Cranford on Saturday, 57-42.

The Warriors improved to 6-0 on the season.

Junior McKenna Frey had 6 points and 10 rebounds and Sophomores Caitlin Bonneson and Mahogany Jenkins had 7 and 8 points ...

Cranford H.S. Wrestling Program Wins 600th Match

CRANFORD, NJ – The Cranford High School wrestling program hit its 600th win last week with a victory over New Providence.

The varsity wrestling team is undefeated so far this season with a 74-6 win over New Providence and a 37-22 win over Hopewell Valley.

“Our key to success will be staying focused on the now, not looking ahead of ourselves and just concentrating on what each ...

Wrestling: CHS Varsity Takes 2nd Place in Garden State Classic, Aims for 600th Win

CRANFORD, NJ – The Cranford High School Varsity Wrestling Team is gearing up for what they hope to be a monumental season following Saturday’s second-place win in the Garden State Classic.

Wrestlers Jimmy Gluck, Matt Doran and Dylan Budnik were all first-place winners.

“We are hungry,” Coach Pat Gorman said. “There are a lot of wrestlers new to the lineup that ...

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