Sports

August 1, 2021

HAMILTON, NJ -- The boys from Hamilton Township's Nottingham Little League traveled to South Jersey on Sunday afternoon to clinch the state title for their age group and have some fun while doing it. By beating the Harrison Heat of Mullica Hill in a huge 12-0 victory, the Nottingham All-Stars were ...

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HAMILTON, NJ -- Soccer players ranging in ages, coaches, local recreation department staff, and hospital representatives came together on Thursday morning to officially open a new soccer turf field for the Hamilton Township community. Thanks to the PDA Urban initiative -- a collaboration ...

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BRISTOL, CT --  Though the Robbinsville Renegades fell short of winning the Easter Regional Finals in a 1-0 loss to New York state's team on Thursday, this year's COVID-19 amended rules still has them heading to the Little League World Series. Thursday's matchup, the second meeting between New ...

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BRISTOL, CT - The Renegades of Robbinsville got back to their winning ways on Wednesday by beating Delaware 8-0 in the Eastern Regional Semifinal, and thereby clinching a spot in Little League World Series play Thursday.  While entering the do-or-die game in an unusual spot for them, having ...

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BRISTOL, CT -- It was an odd Tuesday evening on the ballfield that may have thrown the Robbinsville Renegades Little League team off their game as they fell in the fourth round of the World Series Eastern Regional Tournament. A game delay and a power outage dragged the game against New York, who ...

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BRISTOL, CT -- The Robbinsville Township Renegades softball team kept swinging - and winning -- in the second round Eastern Regional Little Series World Series tournament. In day two of tournament play, Robbinsville, representing New Jersey, kept their opponent scoreless in a 5-0 win.  The ...

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BRISTOL, CT -- The Robbinsville Little League Softball team got down to business in the first round of the Eastern Regional Little Series World Series tournament on Saturday shutting down their opponent in six innings.  The Lower Sussex All Stars representing Delaware in the Little League ...

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FLORENCE, NJ — Get ready to cheer on a local athlete as he heads to his first Olympic Games. Curtis Thompson, a 2014 graduate of Florence Township Memorial High School, will be competing in the javelin competition beginning on August 3. After narrowly missing out on the 2016 Games in Rio ...

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ROBBINSVILLE, NJ -- The Robbinsville Township Little League (RLL) softball team is on the hunt once again for a national championship title. After clinching the New Jersey Little League State Championship title on Monday for the third year in a row, the 12U team is headed to Bristol, ...

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HAMILTON - ROBBINSVILLE, NJ -- It was a day of celebration, community, and hard work paying off on Friday, now officially "Ross Colton Day", after Robbinsville's native son and Tampa Bay Lightning center  used his sole day with the Stanley Cup to bring it back to where it all started. Just eleven ...

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MERCER COUNTY, NJ -- The 15th Annual New Jersey State Triathlon is set to return this weekend to Mercer County for hundreds of athletes to swim, bike and run through the area.  The two-day event that will take place on Saturday, July 17 and Sunday, July 18.  Participants can participate in ...

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ROBBINSVILLE, NJ -- One of the most prestigious sport trophies is coming to Robbinsville! Hometown hockey star Ross Colton is bringing Lord Stanley's Cup home for one day only to celebrate the Tampa Bay Lightning's win.  Colton scored the sole goal in game five of the series clinching the cup for ...

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CHICAGO, ILL. -- Nottingham High School stand-out Shamali Whittle has been named New Jersey Boys Track and Field Player of the Year by Gatorade - a national recognition of the best student athletes. He is the first Nottingham student to be chosen for the honor which recognizes athletic excellence, ...

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ROBBINSVILLE, NJ -- Surreal. That's what friends, hockey fans, and Mercer County residents are calling Ross Colton’s goal that clinched the Stanley Cup for the Tampa Bay Lightning. For hockey players of all ages the dream is to win the Stanley Cup. For Robbinsville’s native son Ross Colton -- that ...

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ROBBINSVILLE, NJ -- Ross Colton finished his rookie year in the National Hockey League (NHL) with an exclamation point scoring the only goal in game 5 of the Stanley Cup finals clinching the title for the Tampa Bay Lightning on Wednesday. One night earlier, New Jersey got rocked by lightning, but ...

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ROBBINSVILLE, NJ -- Six hours to the north of New Jersey in Montreal, Canada, Robbinsville native and Tampa Bay Lightning center Ross Colton was playing in a decisive Game 4 against the Montreal Canadiens in the Stanley Cup finals. Meanwhile, back home a small group of Lightning fans, hockey fans, ...

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SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- Sydney McLaughlin, who shocked the track and field world when she made the 2016 U.S. Olympic Track and Field Team at the age of 16, produced another jaw-dropping performance when she smashed the World Record in the women's 400-meter hurdles at the U.S. Olympic Trials on Sunday ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ —Rutgers football will be welcoming fans in full attendance when it opens the 2021 season at SHI Stadium. The announcement follows updated state guidance allowing outdoor venues to operate at full capacity. The Scarlet Knights will host six home games during the 2021 season, ...

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NEWARK, NJ -- The stellar softball season of the Robbinsville Ravens came to an end Saturday afternoon in a tough loss to the team from Clayton in Gloucester County. The Group 1 Champions Lady Clippers of Clayton High defeated the Group 2 Champions Robbinsville 8-1 in the Tournament of Champions ...

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NEWARK, NJ --Things are getting back to normal in Robbinsville and that means proms, graduations, and the Robbinsville Ravens softball team winning a state championship. The Ravens were crowned Group 2 Champions on Thursday afternoon at Ivy Hill Park in Newark. The Ravens defeated the ...

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EGG HARBOR CITY, NJ -- High School graduation is a day that students, family members, friends, and faculty will never forget. For Robbinsville softball seniors AlexaKlepper, Mackenzie Martin, and Brynn Hopkins, graduation day included an extra special win on the softball field.  Before the three ...

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BORDENTOWN, NJ - The last time the Robbinsville Ravens played the Bordentown Scotties in the Group 2 Sectional Finals was two years ago and the Ravens lost 10-0. Fast-forward two years and a pandemic later, the second seeded Ravens got their revenge on the top seeded Scotties and beat BTown ...

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BORDENTOWN, NJ -- Softball players from nearby towns of Robbinsville and Bordentown will face each other in the final round of the Central Jersey Group 2 NJSIAA tournament on Saturday afternoon. The Bordentown Scotties cinched their role in the game after beating Governor Livingston on Thursday ...

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ROBBINSVILLE, NJ --They say that “good things come to those who wait” and the Robbinsville Ravens found that out Wednesday afternoon. The Ravens had to wait a day to play after their original matchup on Tuesday was postponed to Wednesday because of the thunderstorms.  The wait was worth it as ...

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ROBBINSVILLE, NJ -- Traditionally, hockey fandom in Robbinsville is split between the Philadelphia Flyers and the New Jersey Devils, with a couple New York Rangers fans here and there. Now, there is another team to add to the mix: the Tampa Bay Lightning. Robbinsville native and former Mercer ...

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ALLENTOWN, NJ -- The Robbinsville Ravens girls lacrosse season ended on Saturday afternoon with an 18-8 loss to the second ranked Allentown Redbirds. The Ravens held their own against the Redbirds, but there is a reason why Allentown went undefeated in the regular season.  Allentown started ...

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ROBBINSVILLE, NJ - The Robbinsville Ravens eliminated the Ocean Township Spartans from the NJSIAA Girls Lacrosse tournament in a 15-14 thriller that ended in overtime on Wednesday. The Ravens led the Spartans 9-5 after the first period, and in the second period the Spartans score nine goals ...

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EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ – The official ceremonial flag of the reimagined Donate Life Transplant Games made its first promotional signing tour stop at American Dream on May 4 to promote the Games and highlight the importance of organ, eye and tissue donation. Hundreds of supporters stopped by to sign ...

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ROBBINSVILLE, NJ -- Lacrosse plays a big roll in Lynsey Parrott's life, so she is using her skills as a Girl Scout to create a lacrosse wall in Robbinsville's Community Park for fellow players to enjoy and hone their skills.  Recently, the Robbinsville Lacrosse Association’s (RLA) girls program ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Rutgers University and head women's basketball coach C. Vivian Stringer have agreed to terms on a five-year contract extension that will keep the Hall of Fame coach courtside through the 2025-26 season. Stringer, who ranks fifth in career victories (1,055) among women’s ...

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