Sports

May 7, 2021

CRANFORD - Congratulations to this week's Vinny's Pizza & Pasta Cranford Senior Athletes of the Week: Delaney Bertrand and Christian Hulse. Bertrand leads the girls lacrosse team in goals with 20 to go along with five assists this season. This past week, she scored four goals in Cranford's ...

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CRANFORD - From PAL to the NFL - Cranford's Will Fries is headed to the NFL following his selection to the Indianapolis Colts at No. 248 overall.  Fries began playing football in sixth grade on the Cranford Police Athletic League (PAL) team, and went on to dominate in high school before playing ...

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CRANFORD - Delaney Bertrand and Karena Andreassen combined for seven goals to lead Cranford to a 13-8 victory over Villa Walsh. Villa Walsh entered Monday's game undefeated, and Cranford head coach Jay Roussey was well aware of what his team needed to do to end their opponent's ...

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CRANFORD - Congratulations to this week's Vinny's Pizza & Pasta Cranford Senior Athletes of the Week: Ava Manfra and Jake Chapman. Manfra plays center field for the Cranford softball team that currently has a record of 5-2. On the year, she has four hits (two doubles), an RBI, six runs ...

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CRANFORD - It's been quite a week for Cranford resident and Millburn head baseball coach Brian Chapman. On Thursday, the 11th-year head coach of the Millers reached his 200th career victory with a 3-2 decison over West Essex. That came 24 hours after his son, sophomore Matt Chapman, picked up ...

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CRANFORD - Congratulations to this week's Vinny's Pizza & Pasta Cranford Senior Athletes of the Week: Mia Markase and Rob Salvatore. Markase is in her final season on the softball team, which is off to a 3-0 start. She drove in the game-winning run in the season opener against Summit in ...

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CRANFORD - Rob Salvatore tossed a five-inning two-hitter as Cranford, No. 1 in the NJ.com Top 20, shutout Summit, 10-0, in the season-opener on Tuesday.  Salvatore, who tossed a six-inning three-hitter in Cranford's North Region Last Dance World Series Championship victory over Bergen Catholic ...

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CRANFORD - Congratulations to this week's Vinny's Pizza & Pasta Cranford Senior Athletes of the Week: Morrigan Gardiner and Luke DiGiovanni. Gardiner will begin her senior season on the Cranford softball team next week and will likely be in circle against Summit in the season-opener on ...

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CRANFORD - Congratulations to this week's Vinny's Pizza & Pasta Cranford Senior Athletes of the Week: Kylie Contreras and Jimmy Gluck.  Contreras primarily played center midfield and completed her final season on the field hockey team back in the fall. Her favorite memory of playing the ...

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CRANFORD - Cranford's Senior Wrestler Luke DiGiovanni has been named the Union County Conference Wrestler of the Week by NJ.com. The Cranford wrestling team is currently on a four-meet winning streak and DiGiovanni is 4-0 in those meets. DiGiovanni took a 15-5 major decision over Mike Bruno of ...

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CRANFORD - Congratulations to this week's Vinny's Pizza & Pasta Cranford Senior Athletes of the Week: Mason Towery and Joe Carrea.  Towery completed her final season on the field hockey team which finished with a record of 4-6. Her favorite memory of playing on the team consisted of getting ...

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CRANFORD - Congratulations to this week's Vinny's Pizza & Pasta Cranford Senior Athletes of the Week: Emma Szark and Devin Haughey. Szark played defense for the varsity field hockey team. The Cougars finished the season 4-6, but because of the strong play by Szark, goalie Deirdre Tighe, and ...

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CRANFORD - Congratulations to this week's Vinny's Pizza & Pasta Cranford Senior Athletes of the Week: Elizabeth McCaffery and Adam Kutzer. McCaffery recently finished her final season on the Cranford girls basketball team and will soon play her final season for the softball team. She led the ...

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CRANFORD - New Jersey Youth Soccer (NJYS) announced Lorraine Schubert as the 2020 NJYS Liesel Krehan Volunteer of the Year. According to the release, The Liesel Krehan Volunteer of the Year Award is presented to an individual who serves as a great role model to the soccer community while also ...

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CRANFORD - Congratulations to this week's Vinny's Pizza & Pasta Cranford Senior Athletes of the Week: Natalia Kruk and Jack DeSimone.  Kruk recently completed her third season on the girls varsity basketball team and scored a season-high seven points in Cranford's 40-22 victory over St.

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CRANFORD - Congratulations to this week's Vinny's Pizza & Pasta Cranford Senior Athletes of the Week: Kristina Lynch and Pat Tuohy. Lynch is a three-sport athlete who competes of the soccer, winter track, and lacrosse teams. She scored one goal this past soccer season, and it came in ...

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CRANFORD - Joe Carrea and Dennis DeMarino each scored a season-high 22 points to lead Cranford (6-5) past Rahway (10-2), 73-64, on Monday.  Cranford's victory avenges its 59-55 loss to Rahway back on opening night. Carrea did most of his damage from downtown, knocking down four 3-pointers, while ...

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CRANFORD - Congratulations to this week's Vinny's Pizza & Pasta Cranford Senior Athletes of the Week: Caroline Bush & Arjun Petgrave.  Bush is a guard on the girls varsity basketball team, and was a member of the 2018 junior varsity Union County Tournament championship team. Along with ...

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CRANFORD - Congratulations to this week's Vinny's Pizza & Pasta Cranford Senior Athletes of the Week: Olivia Merriman and Christian Wilde. Merriman is a guard on the girls basketball team. She scored 14 points, including two three-pointers, in Monday's matchup with Roselle Catholic, powering ...

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CRANFORD - Amanda Vath scored 15 points and grabbed seven rebounds to lead Cranford to a 53-38 Senior Night victory over Roselle Catholic on Monday. The Cougars' six seniors - Kirsten Williams, Elizabeth McCaffery, Caroline Bush, Amanda Vath, Natalia Kruk, and Olivia Merriman - were honored ...

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CRANFORD - Congratulations to this week's Vinny's Pizza & Pasta Cranford Senior Athletes of the Week: Maeve Hanlon and Dennis DeMarino. Hanlon recently completed her senior season on the field hockey team that finished with a 4-6 record. She served as one of the four senior captains along ...

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CRANFORD - Kirsten Williams was honored as Cranford High School's NJSIAA award recipient at the 35th annual National Girls & Women in Sports Day celebration, which was held virtually on Wednesday. "I am grateful to be representing Cranford and to be receiving this award, especially during ...

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CRANFORD - Congratulations to this week's Vinny's Pizza & Pasta Cranford Senior Athletes of the Week: Katie Dolan and Matt St. George Dolan recently completed her senior season on the field hockey team that finished with a record of 4-6. She served as one of four senior captains with Maeve ...

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CRANFORD - Congratulations to this week's Vinny's Pizza & Pasta Cranford Senior Athletes of the Week: Morgan Heim and Drew Goldfeder. Goldfeder served as a senior captain and center back for the boys soccer team. Goldfeder was one of the leader voices on the field, and helped guide the ...

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CRANFORD - Congratulations to this week's Vinny's Pizza & Pasta Cranford Senior Athletes of the Week: Deirdre Tighe and Nate Caldwell. Tighe has served as the goalie for the Cranford field hockey team the past two seasons, and according to NJ.com statistics, she recorded 215 saves along with ...

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Updated 1/25: This game has been postponed due to Cranford High School transitioning to full remote learning for two weeks.  CRANFORD - New head coach of the Cranford High School girls basketball team, Allison Skrec, has her work cut out for her in her rookie season at the helm.  Skrec takes ...

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CRANFORD - Congratulations to this week's Vinny's Pizza & Pasta Cranford Senior Athletes of the Week: Josie Gunther and Colin Farley. Gunter recently completed her senior season on the girls soccer team that won the Central East D Championship. She played the position of midfielder and ...

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CRANFORD - Congratulations to this week's Vinny's Pizza & Pasta Cranford Senior Athletes of the Week: Shannon Berry and Rob Stevens. Berry finished her season and the Cougar's third leading scorer with three goals to go along with two assists. In her junior year, Berry scored the ...

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CRANFORD - Congratulations to this week's Vinny's Pizza & Pasta Cranford Senior Athletes of the Week: Sophia Montague and Ryan Dooley. Montague served as a senior captain for the girls soccer team this past season. She finished the year with two goals and six assists as the Cougars went on ...

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CRANFORD - Congratulations to this week's Vinny's Pizza & Pasta Cranford Senior Athletes of the Week: Kirsten Williams & Diar Dautaga. Williams served as a midfielder for the girls soccer team. In a shortened season, she finished with three goals and an assist, including the game-winning ...

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