Sports

May 29, 2020

EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ -- Shortly before schools were shut down for what turned out to be the rest of the academic year in March, Chris Yannazzo of East Brunswick was informed that he was being named the Greater Middlesex Conference Athletic Director of the Year. The honor, which is voted upon by ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - Congratulations to swimmer Cynthia Tsui on being selected as East Brunswick’s GMC Scholar-Athlete. In addition to having one of the highest GPAs off all graduating seniors, she is also a four-year letter winner and a top 10 flyer in the county. "Congratulations again, ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - Superintendent Dr. Victor Valeski reminded residents today the sports facilities of the East Brunswick Public Schools remain closed during the pandemic emergency.  This closure includes playing fields and outdoor equipment on school grounds. "I know better than anyone that ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ -- Friday was supposed to be the first day that spring high school sports teams could conduct scrimmages, but East Brunswick has cancelled or postponed all events through the weekend. With many events locally and nationally being postponed or cancelled due to the threat of the ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - Fast Break Buddy Ball will hit the boards at Churchill Junior High on Saturday morning, March 7, with doors opening at 1:00 and festivities beginning at 1:55 with the high level of enthusiasm East Brunswick has come to expect from one of the township's most popular and ...

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MONTGOMERY, NJ -- Montgomery built a 12-point lead after one quarter and went on to a 58-36 girls basketball victory over East Brunswick Tuesday night in the first round of the Central Jersey, Group 4 state tournament. Bria Johnson scored 21 points for Montgomery (16-10), which led, 18-6, after ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ -- South Plainfield rallied from an eight-point halftime deficit to defeat the East Brunswick boys basketball team, 53-50, on Wednesday. Freshman forward Jalen Pichardo scored a career-high 25 points for the Bears (11-12), who led, 24-16, at the half before the Tigers came ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ -- The East Brunswick girls basketball team shut Edison out through two overtime periods and came away with a 46-40 victory on Tuesday. Brianna Sliwinski scored 16 points for East Brunswick (12-13), which outscored the Eagles, 6-0, in the second OT after neither team scored in ...

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TOMS RIVER, NJ -- The East Brunswick boys track team placed third overall at the Central Jersey, Group 4 championship meet Saturday at the Bennett Center. Amid a host of top 10 finishes by the Bears, Chris Serrao and Jayden Phillip each took third place in their respective events. Serrao ran a ...

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OLD BRIDGE, NJ -- The East Brunswick girls basketball team advanced in the Greater Middlesex Conference Tournament with a 46-32 victory over Calvary Christian in the first round Thursday night. Brianna Sliwinski scored 13 points to lead the Bears (11-12), who outscored Calvary Christian, 16-5, ...

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EDISON, NJ -- The Edison boys basketball team eliminated East Brunswick from the Greater Middlesex Conference Tournament with a 72-48 victory in the first round Thursday night. Edison (17-5) outscored East Brunswick, 21-10, in the second quarter to extend to a 38-20 lead. Malachi White led ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ -- The East Brunswick boys basketball team advanced with a preliminary round victory over Sayreville in the Greater Middlesex Conference Tournament Tuesday night. Justin Black scored 16 points for the Bears (11-10), who erased a one-point deficit by outscoring Sayreville, ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ -- The East Brunswick girls basketball team advanced in the preliminary round of the Greater Middlesex Conference Tournament with a 59-20 victory over Piscatawway Tech on Monday. Brianna Sliwinski scored 15 points for East Brunswick (10-12), which shut out Piscataway Tech in ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ -- The East Brunswick boys swim team advanced in the semifinal round of the Central, Group A state tournament Monday with a 111-58 victory over Marlboro. East Brunswick (7-1) won all three relay events. Nachiketh Anand, Ryan VanDeVeen, Jonathan Qi and Matthew Laurenciana won ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ -- While balance on the scoresheet has been one trait of the East Brunswick boys basketball team this season, the Bears also are at their best when their shot chart is balanced, as well. East Brunswick established its ability to attack both in the paint and from the perimeter ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ -- The East Brunswick girls swim team outscored South Brunswick in a razor-close meet, 88-82, in the quarterfinal round of the NJSIAA Central Jersey, Group A state tournament Friday. Erin Wang, Lillian Zhu, Cynthia Tsui, Angelina Martinez of East Brunswick won the 200-meter ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ -- The East Brunswick boys basketball team paid tribuite to its 12th-graders on Senior Night last week. The Bears gave special recognition to Desola Awoyode, Ricky Gomez, Nate Levitt, Dylan McCann and Max Tischhauser before their 56-51 victory over Perth Amboy Thursday ...

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MONROE, NJ -- Senior forward Brianna Sliwinski scored the 1,000th point of her career Saturday in the East Brunswick girls basketball team's game against Monroe. Monroe moved out to an early lead and defeated East Brunswick, 59-32, but the Lady Bears still had something to celebrate. Sliwinski ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ -- The East Brunswick boys basketball team opened a 13-point lead after one quarter and went on to a 56-51 victory over Perth Amboy Thursday night. Point guard Dylan McCann scored a season-high 15 points for the Bears (8-7), who took a 23-10 lead in a torrid first quarter ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ -- The East Brunswick girls basketball team snapped a three-game losing streak, evened its record on the season and avenged an earlier loss to J.P. Stevens with a 49-33 victory Tuesday night. Brianna Sliwinski scored 16 points for the Bears (7-7), who outscored the Hawks, ...

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EDISON, NJ -- It isn't easy for opponents to wear down the East Brunswick boys basketball team. The Bears' depth enables them to retain their game legs down the stretch, and also to play the kind of defense that head coach Mark Motusesky wants to implement for 32 minutes each game. Strong ...

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MONROE, NJ -- The East Brunswick boys basketball team won another close one Tuesday night, a 70-67 victory over Monroe. Freshman forward Jalen Pichardo scored 22 points for the Bears (6-6), who led, 34-32, at the half and by one point after three quarters. Devin Kennedy deposited 16 points ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ -- The East Brunswick and Piscataway boys basketball teams met for the second time in less than 48 hours Saturday morning, and what they established was that there is very little separating these evenly matched squads. East Brunswick made the big plays down the stretch this time ...

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OLD BRIDGE, NJ -- The East Brunswick boys swim team put on another convincing performance when they defeated Old Bridge, 106-63, on Wednesday. East Brunswick, which has a 6-1 record in dual meets this season, won the 200-meter relay with Nachiketh Anand, Ryan VanDeVeen, Jonathan Qi and Matthew ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ -- East Brunswick broke the game open in the third quarter on its way to a 42-26 girls basketball victory over South Brunswick on Tuesday. Brianna Sliwinski sank four 3-pointers and scored 18 points for East Brunswick (6-4), which outscored South Brunswick, 14-5, in the third ...

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SAYREVILLE, NJ -- The East Brunswick girls swim team still has not lost. The Bears scored a 135-35 victory over Sayreville on Monday to extend their record to 6-0 this winter. ZInah Friedman, Lillian Zhu, Erin Wang and Angelina Martinez of East Brunswick swam a time of 2:00.43 to take the ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ -- The East Brunswick boys basketball team built a nine-point halftime lead on its way to a 68-53 victory over Hanover Park on Saturday. Junior forward Brendan Devlin scored 12 points for the Bears (4-4), who led, 34-25, at halftime and then outscored the Hornets, 19-12, in ...

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OLD BRIDGE, NJ -- After a low-scoring first quarter, the East Brunswick boys basketball team got its offense going in the second half and went on to a 69-60 victory over Old Bridge Thursday night. Jackson Bayuk and Justin Black each scored 10 points for the Bears (3-4), who led, 6-5, after one ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ -- The East Brunswick girls swim team remained undefeated with a 134-26 victory over North Brunswick on Wednesday. The foursome of Erin Wang, Megan Tseng, Jennifer Chen and Angelina Martinez of East Brunswick won the 200-meter relay in 2:16.72. In the 200-meter freestyle ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ -- The East Brunswick girls basketball team established a big lead early and went on to a 58-28 victory over Perth Amboy Tuesday night. Brianna Sliwinski scored 18 points for the Bears (4-3), who led, 23-7, after one quarter. By halftime, East Brunswick was ahead, ...

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