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Franklin Township: The BOE and Community Honor the Lady Warriors Historic T of C Victory

March 25, 2017

FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP, NJ - The Lady Warriors basketball team was honored by the Franklin Township community and the Board of Education for winning the NJSIAA Tournament of Champions, Thursday night at the high school.

It is the first T of C win in the history of the girl's basketball team. 

A meet and greet event was set up in the school gym, and students and parents ...

Franklin Township: Lady Warriors Win their First State Tournament Of Champions on Freshman Kennedy Schenck's Buzzer-Beater

FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP, NJ - Freshman Kennedy Schenck hit a baseline buzzer-beater to defeat Manasquan 50-48 to give the Lady Warriors the first Tournament of Champions title in the history of their program. 

"When I turned around I had to make a smart decision to either shoot or pass," Schenck said. "I didn't see anybody there so I decided to shoot, and when it left my hand ...

Franklin Township: Lady Warriors Down Rutgers Prep and Advance to Finals

FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP, NJ - Seeing is believing. The Lady Warriors were on a mission to reach the Tournament of Champions Final, and they played like they were in a hurry to get there.

Camille Gray powered the Lady Warriors with her team-high 20 points to upset No. 1 seeded Rutgers Prep, 66-57, in the Tournament of Champions semifinals at Pine Belt Arena on Sunday. 

Tiana Jackson hit ...

Franklin Township: Lady Warriors win NJSIAA Group VI State Sectional against Bridgewater-Raritan

FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP, NJ - Diamond Miller scored a game-high 23 points and led the Franklin Lady Warriors to a decisive 78-56 victory, in the NJSIAA North Jersey, Section 2, Group 4 championship game at Franklin High School Monday night. 

Bridgewater got off to a fast start and led the Lady Warriors 5-0 early in the first quarter until Diamond Miller hit her first of three, 3 point ...

Rutgers Wrestler And South Plainfield Native Anthony Ashnault Repeats As 141-Pound Big Ten Champion

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. -- Anthony Ashnault must listen to a heavy dose of rap artist DJ Khaled because all he does is win.

The top-seeded 141-pound Rutgers wrestler defeated seventh-seeded Javier Gasca III of Michigan State 15-2 (major decision) in convincing fashion to earn his second straight Big Ten championship inside Simon Skjodt Assembly Hall on the campus of Indiana University on Sunday.

Franklin Township: Lady Warriors Defeat Westfield at Home to Advance to Finals

FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP, NJ - The stout defense of the Franklin Lady Warriors stymied the Westfield Blue Devils, leading to a 67-46 win in the semifinal round of the NJSIAA North Jersey, Section 2, Group 4 tournament game Friday night at Franklin High School. 

Diamond Miller, of Franklin, led all scorers with 23 points, including five 3-pointers, four blocked shots, and an assist.

Lady Warriors Put on Defensive Clinic and Advance to NJSIAA Semi-Finals

FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP, NJ - Diamond Miller scored a game-high 22 points and led Franklin to an impressive 77-48 victory against North Hunterdon Thursday night at Franklin High School.

The victory advances the second-seeded Lady Warriors to the NJSIAA North Jersey, Section 2, Group 4 state tournament semi-finals against Westfield on Friday at home.  

"Our defense sparks our ...

Franklin Lady Warriors Defeated in Somerset County Tournament Semifinals

MONTGOMERY, NJ - Kennedy Schenck's four 3-pointers and 15 points weren't enough to top Gill St. Bernard's in the Franklin Lady Warriors 69-55 Somerset County Tournament (SCT) semifinal loss Saturday afternoon at Montgomery High School. 

Diamond Miller also scored 15 points for Franklin  but was one of four players - Camille Gray, Tiana Jackson, and ...

Franklin Girls Basketball: Big Win for Lady Warriors Against Bridgewater-Raritan in Quarterfinal Round of Somerset County Tournament

 

FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP, NJ - Keona Schenck led the Lady Warriors with a game-high 15 points in a commanding performance to beat Bridgewater-Raritan in the quarterfinal round of the Somerset County Tournament Thursday night in Franklin. 

Camille Gray contributed 14 points, Diamond Miller dropped 12 points and Monique Davis-Campbell added 11 points in a team oriented ...

Girls Basketball: Lady Warriors Defeat Sayreville to End Regular Season on Winning Note

FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP, NJ - Diamond Miller led the Lady Warriors with 18 points in a dominant 76-54 win against Sayreville Monday night at Franklin High School, in their last regular season game. 

The Lady Warriors got off to a fast start in the first quarter highlighted by an 11-0 run, capped with a 3-point buzzer beater by Miller to end the quarter 25-10. Sayreville tried to battle back in ...

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Somerset Patriots Welcome Back MLB Pitcher Mitch Atkins

March 27, 2017

BRIDGEWATER, NJ – The Somerset Patriots have signed former team right-handed pitcher and three-year Major Leaguer Mitch Atkins for the 2017 season.

“There is definitely a reason why I wanted to come back to Somerset,” said Atkins. “It’s because it is a great place to play, the fans are awesome and there is a winning atmosphere.”

Atkins will enter his ...