Sports

May 27, 2020

TRENTON, NJ – Gov. Phil Murphy has given the go-ahead to professional sports teams which train or play in New Jersey to begin practice and compete in games or matches when their leagues resume competition. “Our administration has been in constant discussions with our professional sports teams ...

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LANCASTER, Pa. – On what would have been Opening Day for the independent Atlantic League of Professional Baseball, president Rick White assured fans that the ALPB intends to play ball in 2020.  The Atlantic League Championship Season remains officially postponed as ALPB and club officials ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The COVID-19 pandemic has forced cancellation of the venerable Tour of Somerville series of cycling races, which would have celebrated its 80th anniversary in 2020. The three-day Memorial Day weekend event draws thousands of spectators who crowd the sidewalks and line the ...

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ROBBINSVILLE, NJ - On March 16, 2020, the governor issued Executive Order 104, which requires that “all public, private, and parochial ... secondary schools, including charter and renaissance schools, shall be closed to students beginning on Wednesday, March 18, 2020 and shall remain closed as long ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Sheriff’s Office is increasing patrols to keep the community safe from drunk and distracted drivers on Super Bowl Sunday, Feb. 2. Somerset County Sheriff Darrin J. Russo announced that his office is partnering with state and local law enforcement agencies to ...

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HILLSBOROUGH, NJ -- Trailing by 13 at halftime, Bridgewater-Raritan surged back to defeat Hillsborough, 60-58, in boys basketball Thursday night. Kyle Chedid scored 22 points for Hillsborough. Alec Whelan scored 20 points for Bridgewater-Raritan (3-11), which trailed, 36-23, at halftime.

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HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - The Hillsborough High School Boys and Girls basketball teams, in collaboration with Somerset Visions and Pathways, will host Hillsborough Community Day on Jan. 25th, from 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Hillsborough High School. Community Day is an opportunity for Hillsborough to come ...

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HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - The indoor/outdoor Apex Sports & Events facility on Mountainview Road will host Apex Kicks Cancer: a regional soccer tournament scheduled for March 28th and 29th. The multi-day tournament will raise funds for the American Cancer Society (ACS) and Red Card Cancer, a ...

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HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - The 2019 Hillsborough High School Varsity Boys Soccer Team was recognized by the Township Committee at a recent meeting for a successful season - achieving a 13-4-1 record during the regular season followed by playoff wins and the 2019 Skyland Conference championship. “The ...

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HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - The 2019 Hillsborough High School Varsity Gymnastics Team had a perfect season achieving a 10-0 record in dual meets and first place in the Somerset County Championship. They were the Skyland Conference champions and the Central II Sectional champions and placed 5th at the ...

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HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - Fans will be on the edge of their seats waiting for the Hillsborough High School hockey team to score its first goal at their Dec. 14th game against the Bergen Catholic Crusaders at the Flemington Ice Arena, because when they do - the fur will fly. The Raiders will host their ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ – Greg Schiano, who led Rutgers to new heights from 2001-11, returns as the head football coach “On the Banks.” Schiano’s appointment as head coach comes following the Rutgers Board of Governors’ approval today of contract terms. The Wyckoff native directed the Scarlet Knights to ...

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MEDFORD, NJ - The Hillsborough High School football team's best season in 5 years ended abruptly Friday with a 28-17 loss to Lenape in the second round of the Group 5 South NJSIAA playoffs. The Raiders finish their season 8-3. Quarterback Tom Ramsey scored on a short 2-run yard in the first ...

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HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - It was a busy night for Franklin Wasserman, who kicked six extra points in the Raiders 42-7 win over East Brunswick. The Raiders (6-2) chewed up most of their yardage on the ground Friday night, with Sean Levonaitis running in three touchdowns.Thomas Amankwaa scored on a ...

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HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - The township is once again partnering with PBA #205 to participate in the Hillsborough Community Night at the NJ Devils Game against the Philadelphia Flyers on Friday, Nov. 1 at the Prudential Center in Newark. This year's event marks the 6th consecutive year the police union ...

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HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - Led by quarterback Tom Ramsey, the Hillsborough Raiders (4-0) extended their winning streak with a 24-13 win over Hunterdon Central (1-3) Friday. Ramsey threw for two touchdowns and 162 yards and added 76 yards on 16 carries. Sean Levonaitis added 101 years on 23 carries. Tom ...

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HILLSBOROUGH. NJ - When it entered the locker room at halftime behind on the scoreboard Friday night, Hillsborough kept an even keel and knew exactly what it had to do.  “We were down, but when we got in that locker room, nobody turned on each other; nobody got upset,” Hillsborough senior ...

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HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - The Hillsborough Team of Athletes and Coaches were recognized for their award winning efforts at the 2019 Special Olympics USA Summer Games by the Township Committee at the Sept. 10 meeting.. The 2019 Games were hosted in New Jersey on June 7th – 9th at The College of New ...

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MONTGOMERY, NJ - The Sourland Conservancy will host the 8th Annual Sourland Spectacular on Saturday Sept. 7th, from 7 a.m.-2 p.m. with proceeds helping to preserve and protect the ecological and historic resources of the Sourland Mountain. The “Five Mile Almost Flat Family Fun Ride” has been a ...

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HILLSBOROUGH, NJ—Hundreds of runners of all ages will descend upon the Hillsborough Municipal Building on Sunday, Aug. 25 to participate in a 5K race that honors the memory of Hillsborough High School track star Jason Walton, who took his own life in 2008. The run was established by his parents in ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - Somerset County golfers of all ages will enjoy the Park Commission’s annual opportunity to compete in tournaments scheduled to be held at county facilities. Each of the tournaments requires pre-registration and an entrance fee. Application forms are available in the golf shops ...

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HILLSBOROUGH, NJ – The Hillsborough High School Varsity softball team and the Middle School softball team were both honored by the Township Committee for their success on the field this season. The Hillsborough High School Varsity softball team posted a 14-5 record but they seeded second in the ...

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  HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - With the first phase set to open this fall, Apex Sports & Events has signed on a few local groups looking to bring programming to the state-of-the-art facility. Hillsborough Parks and Recreation, the Junior Raiders, Hillsborough Soccer Club, and Leading Edge Lacrosse ...

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HILLSBOROUGH, NJ Township Mayor Frank DelCore and members of the Township Committee honored the 2018 Hillsborough Jr. Raiders Field Hockey Jr. Stix Gold Team for its undefeated season. The girls achieved a 7-0-0 record and won first place in the New Jersey Pennsylvania (NJPA) Tournament after ...

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