Sports

December 10, 2018

NEW BRUNSWICK - Rutgers student athletes this week gained recognition from the Big Ten Conference, with 86 Scarlet Knight players named to the Fall 2018 Academic All-Big Ten List. The total number of recognized fall sport athletes is a record for the university, topping the 84 students who ...

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LINDEN, NJ -- CJ Tomalavage, Liam Quinn, and Isabella Fuentes came up with huge performances to lead the Union Catholic bowling team to a big victory over Union on Wednesday at Jersey Lanes.  With the victory over Union, which placed second at the Union County Tournament last year, the Vikings ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - The Somerset Patriots and Manager Emeritus Sparky Lyle will host their annual Holiday Toy Drive at TD Bank Ballpark on Saturday, Dec. 8th from 10 a.m to noon. Fans are asked to bring new, unwrapped toys to the Somerset Patriots Team Store located at the ballpark throughout the ...

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EDISON, NJ -- Athletes from The Wardlaw+Hartridge School in Edison were well-represented on 2018 All-Greater Middlesex Conference All-Star teams following a solid fall season. Ten W+H athletes have received recognition in soccer, tennis and volleyball. Ricardo Garces of North Brunswick, Austin ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - Drew Larsen, 11, and Adam Zaremba, 12, are a part of the Protec Ducks Peewee team who won the International Silver Sticks Peewee AA South Eastern Regional Championship on November 25. The tournament comprises twelve of the best teams in the area. The Protec Ducks came out on ...

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SCOTCH PLAINS, N.J. -- Union Catholic graduate and Olympian Sydney McLaughlin, who turned pro this past summer and signed with New Balance last month, has chosen a coach.  Olympic gold medalist Joanna Hayes will coach McLaughlin, according to the  track and field star’s mother, Mary. The ...

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Edison, NJ - The Woodbridge Lady Dragons defeated the Roselle Park Impact in a championship game on Sunday, November 18  at a game held at the Thomas Edison Park field in Edison. The teams were tied at the end of regulation and went into an overtime period. With no goals scored in overtime, the ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - It is an understatement to say the Rutgers football season has been "disappointing." But the one benefit for wary Rutgers fans has been the traditional tailgates, a great place to meet up with old friends, commiserate about the current football situation and say "Hi" to Big ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Rutgers women's basketball coach C. Vivian Stringer recorded her 1,000th victory as the Scarlet Knights team Central Connecticut State 73-44 on Tuesday at the Rutgers Athletic Center in Piscataway.  Stringer, who is already enshrined in the Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame, ...

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Edison, NJ -  The Edison Eagles lost their playoff game to the North Brunswick Raiders in the second round of the 2018 New Jersey High School Football Playoff Brackets: NJSIAA - Central Group 5" tournament.  The Eagles took an early 7-0 lead with a 38 yard touchdown pass from Lucas Loffredo to ...

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Edison, NJ – The Edison High School football team defeated the South Brunswick Vikings in the first round of the NJSIAA - Central Group 5  New Jersey High School Football Playoff Bracket.  Tylor Montford (Sr), who rushed for 98 yards on 16 carries, scored in the fourth quarter to put the Eagles ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Immaculata High School Spartans beat Holy Cross 55-27 in the first round of the state football playoffs held at Brooks Field Saturday night,  Jordan Kinsler's 35-yard touchdown run led the Spartans to an early lead, but the Lancers answered back to tie in the first quarter.

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EDISON, NJ -- Bronwyn Russell of East Windsor, an eighth-grader at The Wardlaw+Hartridge School in Edison, saved two of her best races for the end of her Middle School career.  In her final home meet on Oct. 23, Bronwyn broke her own girls’ mark and also eclipsed the boys’ course record with a ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ –  Raritan Landing Golf Course (Piscataway), one of Middlesex County’s finest layouts managed by Billy Casper Golf and operated by The Middlesex County Improvement Authority(MCIA), is now offering FootGolf every day after 12 p.m. (when there are no scheduled outings or events). The ...

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EDISON, NJ -- Bella Wysocki of Rahway, a sophomore at The Wardlaw+Hartridge School in Edison, scored two goals and boosted her season total to 43 to fuel her team to a historic 3-1 triumph at Edison in the GMC quarterfinals. Bella also propelled herself to the top of the school's all-time scoring ...

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EDISON, NJ - Julia Masucci wrapped up her sixth shutout in the Spotswood High School girls varsity soccer team's 1-0 win over Bishop Ahr High School on Tuesday. Masucci made 12 saves in the win that brings the Chargers overall record on the season to 13-4. Amber Meagher headed in the only goal of ...

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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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