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Girls Basketball: J.P. Stevens Triumphs Over Old Bridge, 64-49

January 16, 2018

OLD BRIDGE, NJ - J.P. Stevens pulled away in the fourth quarter for a 64-49 girls basketball victory over Old Bridge on Monday.

Megan Duffy of J.P. Stevens (6-4) led all scorers with 31 points, including four 3-pointers. Kiarah Turner finished with 11 points for the Hawks, who outscored Old Bridge, 20-12, in the final quarter.

Smith Wins 800 and 1,600; Benoit 1st in Shot Put for Edison Boys Track at Middlesex County Track Championships

Chris Smith won two gold medals, taking first in both the 800-meter run and 1,600, and Donovan Beniot placed first in the shot put in leading the Edison boys track team to a second-place finish at the 2018 Greater Middlesex Conference Indoor Championships on Saturday.

South Brunswick finished first with 55 points and Edison was second with 38.

Smith won the 800 in 2:0013 and the 1,600 ...

Basketball: Piscataway Chiefs Top J.P. Stevens, 56-49

PISCATAWAY, NJ – You know the Pat Benatar song, “Hit me with your best shot”?

While the Piscataway High School varsity boys’ basketball team isn’t exactly inviting their opponent’s best shot, they certainly get it.

On Saturday afternoon, the Chiefs improved to 9-1 overall and 6-0 in the Red Division of the Greater Middlesex Conference with a tough, 56-49 ...

Girls Basketball: Edison Gets Past South Brunswick, 45-41, in 2 OTs

SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - The Edison girls basketball team needed two overtime sessions to defeat South Brunswick, 45-41, Thursday night.

Edison (4-5), which trailed by six points at halftime, outscored the Vikings, 7-3, in the second overtime.

Samira Sargent finished with 25 points, seven rebounds and two assists for the Eagles. Daniella Marmol totaled 12 points, 15 rebounds, five blocked ...

Boys Basketball: J.P. Stevens Beats Edison, 47-33

EDISON, NJ - The J.P. Stevens boys basketball team defeated crosstown rival Edison, 47-33, on Tuesday night at J.P. Stevens' gym.

The Hawks (4-4) took command with a 10-0 run in the third quarter to take a 30-21 lead.

Kasi Hazzard and Tyrese Conover each scored 12 points for J.P. Stevens, which added to its lead with a 17-12 effort in the fourth quarter. Elisha Smith finished with 11 ...

N.J. Legislature Passes Football Co-op Bill, Set for Christie Signature

TRENTON, N.J. – Ground-breaking changes to the state’s high school athletic program are about to hit the desk of Gov. Chris Christie.

According to legislation passed by both the state assembly and senate on Monday, local high schools that are a part of a multi-secondary school district will now be allowed to combine teams in any sport if either school has trouble fielding a ...

Boys Basketball: J.P. Stevens Bounces Cranford, 63-49

CRANFORD, NJ - The J.P. Stevens boys basketball team finished with a surge to defeat Cranford, 63-49, on Saturday.

The Hawks (3-4) closed out the game with a 26-13 spree which extended a 37-36 edge they held after three quarters.

Tyrese Conover finished with 18 points and four assists for J.P. Stevens. Elisha Smith totaled 12 points in the victory, and Solomon Smith had nine points, five ...

Girls Basketball: J.P. Stevens Beats South Plainfield, 46-41

EDISON, NJ - The J.P. Stevens girls basketball team rallied in the fourth quarter to defeat South Plainfield,46-41, on Saturday.

Kiarah Turner scored 17 points and grabbed eight rebounds and Disha Prabhudesai finished with 17 points and six boards for J.P. Stevens (4-3), which erased a two-point deficit with a 16-9 showing in the final quarter.

Megan Duffy and Kayla Gatling each came down ...

Watchung Hills Wins Finn Duels, Improves to 10-0

MILLBURN, NJ - Watchung Hills wrestling continued to roll with team wins on Saturday over Millburn, Edison and Roselle Park at the Finn Duels.  

Warrior Nick Ciraulo won the Paul Serruto Outstanding Wrestler Award.

Watchung Hills remains unbeaten at 10-0 on the season and will next wrestle at Delaware Valley on Wednesday.

 

Saturday match results ...

J.P. Stevens Girls Basketball Takes Winning Record into New Year

EDISON, NJ - The J.P. Stevens girls basketball team takes a 3-2 record into the new year after scoring a pair of victories over the holiday break.

The Hawks defeated Summit, 47-42, on Thursday. J,P. Stevens jumped out to a 15-4 lead in that game, with Disha Prabhudesai leading the team with 16 points. Megan Duffy scored 14 for the Hawks.

The day before, J.P. Stevens beat Millburn, 60-39.

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Somerset Patriots 2018 Single Game Tickets Go On Sale On January 16th

January 4, 2018

The Somerset Patriots have announced that single game tickets for the 2018 season will go on sale Jan. 16. 

Tickets will be on sale beginning at 10:00 am in person at the ticket office located at TD Bank Ballpark, over the phone by calling 908-252-0700, or online at www.somersetpatriots.com.

2018 features the 20th season for Somerset Patriots Baseball at TD Bank Ballpark.

Ticket ...