Hillsborough: Plans for 40-Acre Indoor/Outdoor Sports Facility Move Forward

March 16, 2018

HILLSBOROUGH, NJ  -The owner of a proposed 40-acre indoor/outdoor sports facility on Mountain View Road has begun the approval process and is optimistic that work on the project will begin by summer.

Gregg Wilke, developer and owner of the Apex Sports & Events facility, also owns the HRC Gym and Fitness Center at 30 Brower Lane,  a family fitness and wellness gym, offering ...

Girls Basketball: Franklin Survives for 56-45 First-Round T of C Win over Old Tappan

TOMS RIVER, NJ - Nothing came easily for the Franklin girls basketball team Wednesday night.

The Warriors' first-round matchup in the NJSIAA Tournament of Champions against Old Tappan was a physical grind from start to finish, but in the end, third-seeded Franklin advanced with a 56-45 victory and moved on to Friday night's semifinal round at 5:30 p.m. against second-seeded St. Rose of ...

State Champs: Miller Drops 27 as Franklin Girls Rout Toms River North 70-30, Win Group 4 Title

TOMS RIVER, NJ — State titles aren’t supposed to come that easily. 

But when a team carries arguably the nation’s best girls’ basketball player and a squad full of the state’s best public school 'ballers, all bets are off. 

The Lady Warriors and star guard Diamond Miller weren’t fazed one bit by opposing a powerful Toms River North ...

Girls Basketball: Franklin Lady Warriors Win Group 4 Semifinals, 74-54, Over West Orange (VIDEO RECAP)

UNION -- Franklin’s Diamond Miller and West Orange’s Mya Bembry were the star attractions as the two highly-touted juniors battled each other on the hardwood as the Warriors, No. 4 in the Top 20, faced the No. 10 Mountaineers in the Group 4 semifinals Friday night at Union High.

Bembry netted a game-high 26 points with 12 rebounds, three steals, two assists, and two blocks.

Fan Favorite Scott "The Kid" Kelly Returns to Patriots for Fifth Season

BRIDGEWATER, NJ - The Somerset Patriots have re-signed infielder and fan favorite Scott Kelly for the 2018 season.

“I’m incredibly grateful to play for this organization,” said Kelly. “This is a place I like to call home due to the best fans. A lot of great players have been a part of this organization. I am honored and humbled to be a part of it. Let’s play ...

Girls Basketball: Franklin Wins Section Championship, 71-60, Over Watchung Hills

WARREN, NJ - After breezing through previous rounds of the sectional tournament with a dominance that didn't seem to entail breaking a sweat, the Franklin girls basketball team faced several steely challenges Tuesday night.

Junior Diamond Miller scored 28 points, grabbed 19 rebounds and passed for five assists, and sophomore guard Keona Schenk came up big with 23 points to lead ...

Girls Basketball: Battle of the Lady Warriors - Game Preview

The Franklin Lady Warriors will square off against the Watchung Hill Lady Warriors in the NJSIAA North Jersey Section 2 Group 4 State Tournament finals on Tuesday, March 6, 7 p.m. at Watchung Hills High School. 

Franklin (20-7) will be led by junior Diamond Miller, FHS all-time scorer leader with 1,570 career points and 637 this season. Watchung Hills (23-3) will be led by Julia ...

Girls Basketball: Franklin Swarms Bridgewater-Raritan, 65-32, to Move on to Sectional Final

BRIDGEWATER, NJ - What the all of Somerset County now knows about the Franklin High School girls basketball team, the rest of New Jersey is about to find out.

"I do think," said Franklin coach Audrey Taylor, "that we are playing at a championship level right now."

Junior guard Diamond Miller scored 21 points to go with 12 rebounds, six blocked shots and five assists to ...

Somerset Patriots Looking For Host Families For The 2018 Season

BRIDGEWATER, NJ - The Somerset Patriots are looking for host families for their players for the upcoming 2018 season.

The Somerset Patriots Host Family program allows a family, couple, or individual within the surrounding communities of TD Bank Ballpark in Bridgewater to host a Somerset Patriots player during the 2018 season. The goal is to provide the player with a home away from home while ...

Girls Basketball Quarterfinal: Lady Warriors Defeat Piscataway Chiefs at States, 74-31

PISCATAWAY, NJ – The Piscataway High School girls varsity basketball team’s season came to end Thursday evening as the third-seeded Chiefs fell to sixth-seeded Franklin, No. 4 in the Top 20, 74-31, in the quarterfinals of the North Jersey, Section 2, Group 4 tournament in Piscataway.

It was a battle between county champions as Piscataway (22-5) won the Greater Middlesex ...

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