Sports

October 20, 2018

SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - From the opening kickoff, the South Brunswick Vikings appeared to be celebrating their annual Homecoming Contest early as they easily defeated the Hawks from J.P. Stevens (Edison) 41-13. The Vikings stretched their season record to 5-3 with their hopes still alive for ...

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EDISON, NJ – The South Plainfield Tigers received two goals from Gabe Mont and the Tigers defense contained J.P. Stevens offense for most of the game as the South Plainfield Tigers defeated J.P. Stevens 4-1. South Plainfield held J.P. Stevens to just five shots on goal while South Plainfield ...

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Edison, NJ – In what can only be described as a heartbreaking loss, the Edison Eagles (3-2) were defeated by the Sayreville Bombers (5-0) by a score of 13-12.  It marked the Eagles second loss at home this season. The Eagles headed into halftime with a 6 point lead on a 25 yard touchdown pass by ...

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METUCHEN, NJ - It was all St. Joseph’s, Metuchen as they dominated Immaculata by a score of 43-0 at the Falcons home field Saturday night. It was the first time that the two diocesan schools met on the gridiron.  The loss was the Spartans’ first of the season, as neither the offense nor defense ...

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Edison, NJ – Playing at home, J.P. Stevens (2-3) lost to Old Bridge (2-3) by a score of 31 -21. Quarterback Joey Young (Jr)  accounted for much of the Hawks’ offense. He completed 15 passes on 26 attempts for 209 yard and one touchdown. He also ran the ball for 70 yards and 2 touchdowns. He was ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Middlesex County police will host a benefit softball tournament Saturday, Oct. 13 at William Warren Park in Woodbridge. Entry fee is $600 per team with funds being raised for the Bristol-Myers Squibb Children’s Hospital at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. The first ...

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SPOTSWOOD, NJ - Bishop Ahr High School handed the Spotswood High School girls varsity soccer team its second loss of the season on Wednesday, shutting out the Chargers 2-0. Trinity Upton and Adrianna Westcott netted goals for the Trojans in the first half and Sachi Negri made 10 saves to earn the ...

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SPOTSWOOD, NJ - It looked as if Saturday's homecoming game between the Spotswood High School football team and Bishop Ahr High School might result in a much-needed victory for the Chargers after Eddie Rogers tied the game at 21 with a little over two minutes left in the third quarter. Rogers caught ...

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EDISON, NJ –  JP Stevens rushed for 229 on their way to a 19-7 win against Plainfield (1-4) for their second win of the season. Kasi Hazzard (Sr) led the rushing attack with 72 yards and 2 touchdowns on 7 carries. Armani Contreras (So) added  45 yards and scored a touchdown on 15 carries. On ...

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EDISON, NJ –  The Edison Eagles defeated New Brunswick (1-3), by a score of 39-14.  The Eagles responded to  a 14-6 deficit at the end of the first quarter with 33 unanswered points on their way to  their third win of the season.  Quarterback  Lucas Loffredo (Jr) completed 7 passes for 184 yards ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - Julia Gill recorded her second consecutive hat trick and East Brunswick exploded for four first half goals en route to a 6-1 girls soccer victory over J.P. Stevens on Thursday. Mia Chessere scored on a free kick in the 44th minute for J.P. Stevens. Alyna Negron and Madison ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ -- One of the Piscataway High School football team’s commandments is “Reload”, but there was no reloading at Dominic R. Ciardi Field on Friday night as the Chiefs defeated J.P. Stevens, 62-0, on Senior Night. Twenty players were honored for senior night before the game and many of ...

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EDISON, NJ  -  The Edison Eagles improved to 2-1 with a victory over Woodbridge (1-3).   Armani Bell rushed for 57 yards on 9 carries and scored 3 touchdowns, including two in the final three minutes.  QB Lucas Loffredo accounted  for 2 touchdowns.  Tylor Montford led Edison’s  rushing attack with  ...

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EDISON, NJ - The two undefeated girls varsity soccer teams in the Greater Middlesex Conference Blue Division took the field yesterday, but it was Wardlaw-Hartridge High School that came away with a 2-0 win over Spotswood High School. The win moves the Rams into first place in the conference and the ...

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WORCESTER, MA- The Assumption College Department of Athletics has announced that Edison High School alum Joe Kim (EHS Class of 2015), has earned a spot on the 2018 Assumption College Football team. Mr. Kim is competing during the Greyhounds' fall season. Following a third straight NCAA Division II ...

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EDISON, NJ – The Inman Sports Complex, located on 2 Villa Drive, celebrated its Grand Opening on September 15.  Rosemarie Piperato, the new owner of the facility, was accompanied by Mayor Thomas Lankey and Councilman Leonard Sendelsky in the ribbon cutting ceremony. “If the facility is run anywhere ...

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Edison, NJ -  J.P. Stevens (1-1) bounced back from a disappointing week one loss against Perth Amboy with a  23-10 win over East Brunswick (0-2) at home.  Devon Fowlkes caught two touchdowns in the winning effort.  Quarterback Joseph Young also connected with Kasi Hazzard.  The Hawks will next take ...

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EDISON, NJ – The John P. Stevens High School football team started their season last week with a disappointing 27-13 loss against Perth Amboy. But the Hawks are undaunted, as they look for a win at home against  East Brunswick tonight.  Game time is 7pm. For the Hawks, it is their third year ...

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Edison, NJ -  The Edison High School football team defeated Monroe 51-12 in its season-opener on Friday night.  The Eagles scored on six of its first seven possessions. Quarterback Dean Escobar accounted for three touchdowns, two by air and one by ground.   Escobar completed 8 of 15 passes for 142 ...

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EDISON, NJ – The International Cricket Council (ICC) will be visiting Woodrow Wilson Middle School on September 5, to present the 2019 World Cup Trophy as part of the ICC World Cup Trophy Tour. The trophy, also known as “the most coveted piece of silverware in world cricket,”  is visiting major ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Rutgers football has decided to go with a freshman over a red-shirt senior for the quarterback job.  Artur Sitkowski will start as quarterback for the 2018 season opener against Texas State on Saturday, Sept. 1, before heading out to Ohio State to compete against one of the ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ  - Fans going to Scarlet Knights football games will find a long list of ways to improve their game day this year, from the convenience of digital tickets, to opportunities for sideline passes to bottomless popcorn buckets, or maybe a healthier BBQ chicken and mushroom ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Eight Rutgers University football players now face charges from a credit card fraud scheme that occurred while all of them were students, Middlesex County Prosecutor Andrew Carey said today. All of the defendants were charged with conspiracy to commit third-degree theft by ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ – At the start of training camp for the Rutgers football team at the beginning of August, there were a few notable position changes. But none were more eye opening and drastic than redshirt freshman Elijah Barnwell switching from offense to defense, from running back to ...

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EDISON, NJ -- The Wardlaw+Hartridge School in Edison has hired Greg Fahey as its new head boys’ basketball coach. Fahey, 27, is excited to bring his energy, experience and work ethic to a program that has struggled in recent years. The Rams are coming off a 4-17 season under Eugene Maxwell, who ...

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A number of residents from Edison, Fords,  Scotch Plains and surrounding areas were part of "Team USA," representing the United States at the Kimura Shukokai International (KSI) World Tournament held in the Annexte Globe Stadium in  Stockholm, Sweden between July 18th and  21st.  The tournament ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ - The Jets were on the banks Saturday night, using High Point Solutions Stadium as host of their Green and White scrimmage.  It was a great time for Jets fans to see the team's young quarterback Sam Darnold throw some passes during a loose game that had plenty of offense and no ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - There's a lot of promotions planned this fall as part of the Rutgers football season. Single game tickets go on sale Thursday, July 12, with seven home games. There's matchups against Big Ten East opponents Michigan and Penn State, and a first-time cross divisional meeting ...

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EDISON, NJ - Three golfers from The Wardlaw+Hartridge School in Edison received recognition from the Greater Middlesex Conference by being named to the All-GMC team. Congratulations to Mia Sutton of Westfield, Sydney Kuo of Edison and Logan D’Amore of Scotch Plains, who are pictured from left ...

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HOLMDEL, NJ - It can be easy to forget that Julia Parker is only a sophomore. The St. John Vianney pitcher and had big shoes to fill in replacing graduated ace Demi Rivera in the circle this year, but Parker has risen to the occasion and led the Lancers (24-0) to an undefeated regular ...

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