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Record Number Attends West Essex YMCA's Sixth Annual Bike Livingston

June 12, 2018

LIVINGSTON, NJ — On the heels of National Bike Safety Month in May, a new record of nearly 500 Livingston riders participated in the sixth annual Bike Livingston event, a family-oriented bike tour of Livingston’s neighborhoods hosted each year by the West Essex YMCA on the first Sunday in June.

With three routes to choose from—a four-mile route around the ...

Livingston Tennis Senior Michael Sun Named Athlete of the Week

LIVINGSTON, NJ – Boys tennis star Michael Sun, ranked first in the state and No. 31 nationally, has been named Livingston Athlete of the Week for his accomplishments in the 2018 season.

Having only played for Livingston during his senior year, his national recognition is even more impressive. Although he was out for two-and-a-half weeks due a fractured rib, Sun has made tennis a staple ...

Millburn's Peter Serruto Drafted by Cincinnati Reds

MILLBURN, NJ - Peter Serruto, who just completed his senior season at Millburn High School, was selected by the Cincinnati Reds in the 22d round of the Major League Baseball Amateur Draft on Wednesday.

Serruto was the 649th pick overall.

The 6-foot, 190-pound right-handed batter has been a defensive standout since he first suited up in a Millburn uniform as a freshman.

"Defensively, ...

Baseball: Livingston Wins First Conference Title in 25 Years; Shares Crown with SHP

LIVINGSTON, NJ – Despite falling short of the state title only four days after claiming its first Essex County title since 2009, the Livingston High School baseball team rose to the occasion this week to defeat Columbia and share the 2018 Super Essex Conference (SEC) American Division title—the Livingston program’s first conference championship since 1993, and its first ...

Livingston Native Anthony Giachin Takes Big Stage in NCAA Division I Baseball Tournament

RALEIGH, NC — What a year it has been for former Newark Academy baseball standout and Livingston native Anthony Giachin. The 6-foot, 210-pound freshman third baseman is finishing up his first season at The United States Military Academy with an appearance in the NCAA Division I Baseball Tournament Friday, when fourth-seeded Army (36-22) will face host and top-seeded North Carolina ...

Baseball: Livingston Beats Montclair, Preps for Two SEC Games vs. Columbia

LIVINGSTON, NJ - The Livingston baseball team continues on with its remaining Super Essex Conference games after being eliminated Thursday from the Group 4 state tournament.

On Friday, the Lancers defeated Montclair, 12-1, in six innings. Senior Ryan Cardona went the distance to raise his record to 9-0. He allowed five hits in six innings, struck out 11 and walked none.

Chris Myers hit a ...

Baseball: Livingston Run Comes to End in State Tournament

LIVINGSTON, NJ - The Livingston baseball team's historic season came to an end on Thursday with a 10-1 loss to Randolph in the quarterfinal round of the NJSIAA Section 1, Group 4 state tournament.

Randolph (10-8) led by just a 1-0 score after four innings before breaking it open in the final three innings. Livingston (18-4) trailed, 10-0, going to the bottom of the seventh, when the ...

Softball: Livingston Beats Randolph, 2-0

RANDOLPH, NJ - The Livingston softball team upset Randolph on the road, 2-0, Wednesday to advance to the semifinals of the Section 1, Group 4 state tournament.

Jess Gorman scattered four hits and struck out eight for the complete game victory.

 

Emma Cooney and Hailey Reuter hit back-to-back doubles in the top of the first for a 1-0 lead. Breanna Melucci knocked in Reuter on a ...

Baseball: Livingston Survives Scare, Gets Past Kearny in First Round of States

LIVINGSTON,  NJ - The Livingston baseball team, just 24 hours after winning the Greater Newark Tournament, needed all it could muster to get past Kearny, 8-6, in the first round of the Section 1, Group 4 state tournament on Monday.

Livingston (18-3) scored two runs in the sixth inning to break a 6-6 tie. Chris Senney came through with 1 2/3 innings of shutout relief for the victory, and ...

Baseball: Livingston Wins County Title; Defeats Nutley, 8-3, in GNT Final

VERONA, NJ - Sophomore first baseman Will Egner's grand slam capped a six-run third inning that carried third-seeded Livingston to an 8-3 victory over fourth-seeded Nutley for the Greater Newark Tournament championship on Sunday.

It was the first GNT title for Livingston (17-3) since 2009, when the Lancers also defeated Nutley for the crown. The victory also extended Livingston's ...

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