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Saint Joseph High School Resurrects Its Athletics Hall of Fame

January 17, 2019

METUCHEN, NJ -- Saint Joseph High School Athletics Hall of Fame is again taking nominations for induction this year following a 17-year hiatus. Inductees must be Saint Joseph graduates, must have lettered in a varsity sport, attended the school for at least three years, and must possess a record of high performance and excellence.

On January 4, the Falcons hosted St. Benedict's ...

Chiefs Basketball: Piscataway Boys and Girls Battle J.P. Stevens

PISCATAWAY/EDISON, N.J. -- The Piscataway boys and girls basketball teams were in action on Tuesday night and both faced J.P. Stevens.

The boys won on the road in Edison against the Hawks, 52-40, while the girls fell at home, 59-50.

Antonio Chandler led the charge with 17 points while six others poured in at least three points apiece. Chandler, who made two 3-pointers and five free throws, ...

'69 Mets to Celebrate 50th Anniversary of World Series Win at TD Bank Ballpark

BRIDGEWATER, NJ – The Somerset Patriots will host a special 50th Anniversary Celebration of the 1969 World Series Champion New York Mets at TD Bank Ballpark on Sunday, June 9.

Four members of the 1969 World Series Championship team will be in attendance to be honored down on the field during the pre-game ceremonies and then sign autographs for fans at the ballpark. Scheduled to appear ...

Girls Basketball: In Rivalry Game, Edison Eagles Defeat J.P. Stevens

Edison, NJ -  The Edison Eagles Girls Varsity Basketball team defeated J.P. Stevens by a score of 49-42. The Eagles took an early lead on a 11-2 run in the first quarter. Although the Hawks narrowed their deficit to 5 by halftime, a dominant 3rd quarter helped propel the Eagles to victory.  

Lourdes Marasigan led the Eagles with 19 points, including 2 three-pointers, and Samira ...

Wrestling: Bistany Wins First Ever Match at Maglio Gym, But Sayreville Spoils Saint Joseph (Met) Home Opener, 75-6

METUCHEN, NJ – In the first wrestling match at the Vincent Maglio Gym on Friday, Jan. 11, undefeated Sayreville (13-0) defeated St. Joseph, 75-6, but only after Anthony Bistany (106 lbs.) got the Falcons on the board with a win by pinning his opponent, Tristian Hildalgo at 2:34.

Bistany, a freshman from North Brunswick, wrestled in middle school and is one of only a few athletes on the ...

2019 Somerset Patriots Single Game Tickets Go On Sale January 14

BRIDGEWATER, NJ – The Somerset Patriots have announced that single game tickets for the 2019 season will go on sale Jan. 14. 

Tickets will be on sale beginning at 10 a.m. in person at the ticket office located at TD Bank Ballpark, over the phone by calling 908-252-0700, or online at

Ticket prices are $15 for Premium Field Box Seats, $13 for Field Box ...

Wardlaw+Hartridge Player Reaches 1,000 Career Points

EDISON, NJ -- Ryan Petela of Clark, a senior at The Wardlaw+Hartridge School in Edison, joined an elite club of W+H athletes on Wednesday when he scored his 1,000th point as a Ram in a boys’ basketball game vs. Dunellen in Laidlaw Gym.

The senior guard led the Rams with 19 points, including a free throw with 2:06 remaining in the fourth quarter that produced his 1,000th career ...

Edison Recreation Department  Offers Winter Cricket Training for Youth

EDISON, NJ – The Municipal Council and The Edison Recreation Department  is offering Winter Cricket Training for Edison’s children, ages 7-13, at the Woodbrook Elementary School. The training run on Fridays from 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.,  beginning January 18 and continuing through March 22, 2019. The cost is $10 per child. Proof of residency is required on the first day of ...

Girls Basketball: J.P. Stevens Defeats Old Bridge 48-31

Edison, NJ - The J.P. Stevens varsity basketball team defeated Old Bridge at home on Tuesday by a score of 48-31.  The Hawks, who led at half-time by a score of 26-17, continued to dominate in the second half.   

Multiple players contributed for the Hawks.  Megan Duffy (Jr.) led the effort with a double-double, scoring 12 points and recording 10 rebounds. The Hawks also ...

Patriots Manager Brett Jodie, Coaching Staff Returns Intact for 2019 Season

BRIDGEWATER, NJ- The Somerset Patriots 2018 coaching staff - Glen Barker,Third Base/ Hitting; Jon Hunton Pitching Coach/ Director of Baseball Operations and Fox Beyer, a volunteer Assistant Coach will return for the 2019 season.

“Around the turn of the new year, every year, I find myself getting really excited about baseball and our season,” said Somerset Patriots manager Brett ...


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Track and Field: Union Catholic Boys Run Sizzling US #3 Time at Lavino Relays

January 14, 2019

LAWRENCEVILLE, N.J. --  Union Catholic's sprint medley relay team went to the Lavino Relays on Saturday with one goal in mind. To drop a red hot time.

That's exactly what they did as the Vikings burned a 3:34.35, the third fastest time in the nation this season by a high school boys team, to finish first. UC finished just ahead of runner-up Lawrenceville, second in ...