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Football: Westfield Holds Off Elizabeth, 13-6, Advances to 3rd-Straight State Final

November 19, 2017

WESTFIELD — As the sun briefly broke through the clouds and rain, Westfield finally received the statement play it needed to pull away from a feisty Elizabeth team. Westfield’s offensive line gave Juandre House the space to run for a 57-yard touchdown, and the Blue Devils — now winners of 35 straight — never looked back. 

House rushed for a total of 114 yards, and ...

Minutemen Go Head-to-Head with Westfield in North Jersey Semifinals

ELIZABETH, NJ--In the sports world, this time of year can mean only one thing, football. This year, the Elizabeth Minutemen are set for the big game.

The Minutemen will play Westfield on Saturday, November 18, at 1 p.m. Back in October, in an earlier regular season clash, Westfield beat Elizabeth, 13-6.

Elizabeth has had a back and forth season but the 26-7 victory over East Orange last ...

Elizabeth Crushes East Orange in 26-7 Victory in Playoffs

ELIZABETH, N.J.—The Elizabeth Minutemen crushed the East Orange Jaguars in the first round of the NJSIAA/Wilson Sporting Goods North Jersey, Section 2, Group 5 playoffs. 

A blistering pass rush offensive and a solid running game allowed the Minutemen to overcome a slow start and some missteps and take a 26-7 victory over the Jaguars.

Israel Santana, the Elizabeth junior ...

Grand Opening of Warinanco Sports Center’s New Amenities

Roselle, NJ.– The Warinanco Sports Center has gotten a brand new “facelift” with new and improved amenities for Union County residents to enjoy.

A grand re-opening of the new facility was held on Saturday. The community gathered to see the centers newest remodel and updated amenities.

The recent renovation project provides local residents an 11,000 square foot ...

Boys Soccer: Elizabeth Splits County Title With Westfield, Plays to 1-1 Draw in Championship Game

CLARK — A game of ups and down early on became a stalemate the rest of the way, as Westfield and Elizabeth played to a 1-1 tie in the Union County Tournament (UCT) final Saturday night.

Westfield executed a well-played set piece that resulted in a Brian Hinkel goal in the game’s 14th minute. With the Blue Devils seemingly riding high off of the early score, Elizabeth came storming ...

Elizabeth Girls JV Volleyball Team Takes on Westfield in Big Matchup at Kean University

ELIZABETH, NJ—The Elizabeth Girls Junior Varsity Volleyball team will be taking on Westfield this Saturday, October, 28 at Kean University beginning at 6:45 p.m.

The rivalry between these two teams has a bit of a history. Madison Huntley, one of the team’s captains says “although Westfield took two games from our season, they continue to be our biggest competition as we ...

Elizabeth Battles Dayton Girls Soccer to a 3-3 Tie in Two Overtimes

SPRINGFIELD, NJ – The Jonathan Dayton girls soccer team faced second place division rival Elizabeth on Senior Night and came away with a 3-3 tie after two scoreless overtimes. 

The tie put the Bulldogs season record at 7-9-2 and their division record at 4-4-2 and a third-place finish in the six-team division. 

Carina Servello led the Bulldogs with two goals and Sophie Pleva ...

Milltown Resident Tapped As New Assistant Director By NJSIAA

ROBBINSVILLE, NJ - Tony Maselli was appointed by the New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association as its new assistant director. The announcement was made yesterday via a press release from the NJSIAA. The Milltown resident will be taking over the reins as assistant director from the current assistant director, Larry White.

White was appointed to become the executive director of the ...

Football: Westfield Remains on Top with 13-6 Win Against Elizabeth

PISCATAWAY, NJ — The Westfield High School varsity football team celebrated its 31st straight win Saturday against Elizabeth at High Point Solutions Stadium.

Elizabeth started ahead with a touchdown by LeShane Taylor in the second quarter. Westfield answered with a touchdown of their own by Jake Vall-Llobera in the second quarter to tie the game.

In the third quarter, Vall-Llobera ...

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