Sports

May 19, 2020

LINDEN, NJ - Linden High School's head softball coach has proven how important her graduating seniors are by finding a creative way to celebrate them during the COVID-19 pandemic. Coach Valerie Tauriello celebrated her graduating seniors who couldn't set foot on the field by hand-picking dirt ...

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LINDEN, NJ - Linden High School senior athletes Chisom Uzor and Dami Awoyinfa receive recognition for their ability to excel on both the field and in the classroom.  Uzor is a standout high-jumper and sprinter on the girls track and field team who is ranked No. 3 in the Class of 2020. She has ...

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LINDEN, NJ - Linden High School will host an All Star Hoop-A-Thon to raise money for the non-profit organization NJ Afterschool All-Stars.  The goal is to raise $60,000 for the ASA. Saturday, May 16 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. at located at 121 W. St. Georges Avenue. Sign up for TAPinto ...

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LINDEN, NJ - Linden High School retired the No. 33 of legendary girls basketball star Tamecka Dixon on Monday, Feb. 24, at an emotional ceremony in the school’s gym. Dixon entered through lines of student athletes to great applause and fanfare, into the gym where she dominated opponents as a ...

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LINDEN, NJ - Registration for the 2020 Winter Indoor Girls Softball Clinic is now open as the clinic will be beginning January 9.  The clinic is open to all Linden girls in 1st through 5th grades and will be held Thursdays at the School No. 2 Gymnasium located at 1700 S. Wood Ave., from 6:00 ...

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LINDEN, NJ - After 28 seasons of coaching Linden High School girls soccer, it would be understandable to forget some of your players’ names. But Wayne Mehalick made sure that wouldn’t be the case. He keeps a handwritten list of every girl who has ever played for him. “Every year I add the names, ...

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UNION COUNTY, NJ---The Union County Freeholder Board joined with local baseball legend Jeff Torborg, his family, municipal officials from Mountainside and Westfield, the Union County Sheriff, and two youth baseball teams in dedicating the Jeff Torborg Youth Baseball field at the County’s Echo Lake ...

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LINDEN, NJ - Registration has officially begun for the City of Linden's Department of Parks & Recreation Fall season. The department offers a variety of classes for youth, adults and senior citizens, in such areas as tennis, soccer, karate, art, girls softball clinic, ceramics, pilates & ...

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LINDEN, NJ - The Linden middle schools boys baseball team “Black” was honored by the Board of Education on Thursday, June 27, for completing an undefeated season. The team finished the season 11-0, the first undefeated season in decades. “We are so proud of their accomplishments and they are ...

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