Sports

August 12, 2018

OCEANPORT, NJ - The Spotswood High School girls varsity basketball team didn't let dark clouds and the occasional shower dampen their first annual Day at the Races on Saturday. The team along with the coaching staff, family and friends headed to Monmouth Race Track to enjoy a fun day of horse ...

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SPOTSWOD, NJ - The countdown clock is up and running at the Spotswood Recreation Department's website for the borough's annual Spotswood 5K on Saturday, September 8. The annual Fun Run gets the family-friendly event started at 8:30 a.m. and the 5K hits the streets at 8:45 a.m. Runners and walkers ...

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SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- Olympian and Union Catholic High School alum Sydney McLaughlin, who turned pro after one of the greatest "one and done" seasons in NCAA Track and Field history at the University of Kentucky, has signed with talent agency WME (William Morris Endeavor), according to a report in ...

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SEATTLE, WA - Justin Malfitano of East Brunswick recently represented the state of New Jersey at the Special Olympics USA Games in Seattle earlier in July for bowling. He beat the national favorite in the Men’s High-Performance division to be named the best bowler in the nation taking home a gold ...

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SPOTSWOOD, NJ – Cooperstown, New York is a special place for young and young at heart baseball players and fans. This Empire State village is of course home to the National Baseball Hall of Fame and attracts baseball-loving tourists from all walks of life. In 2020, a Spotswood Youth Baseball and ...

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MONROE TOWNSHIP, NJ - Thompson Park will host the Race for Veterans 5K and one-mile run on Sunday, September 9 at 9:30 a.m. The race will be run in honor of SPC. Michael L. Gonzalez and is sponsored by the Butterfly Circle of Friends. The Butterfly Circle of Friends works to assist those in ...

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SPOTSWOOD, NJ - A borough's Emergency Services unit is a mainstay at every Spotswood High School home football game, which is why the players and coaching staff in conjunction with the Spotswood Touchdown Club thought it was important to give something back to Spotswood EMS. Hurricane Irene was ...

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MILLTOWN, NJ - Kyle Price was the first to cross the finish line again for this year's Firecracker 5K. Price finished with a time of 17:06.6. The Milltown native has won the race for the past several years and also serves as an assistant coach for the Spotswood High School track program. Price ran ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ -  Two women and men, including soccer star Carli Lloyd, have been selected for the 2018 class of Rutgers Athletics Hall of Fame. Baseball player Doug Alongi, men's lacrosse player John Howland, wrestler Edward Allan Scharer and women's team swimmer Catherine Whetstone-Battoni ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK,NJ -  Two women and men, including soccer star Carli Lloyd, have been selected for the 2018 class of Rutgers Athletics Hall of Fame. Baseball player Doug Alongi, men's lacrosse player John Howland, wrestler Edward Allan Scharer and women's team swimmer Catherine Whetstone-Battoni ...

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MILLTOWN, NJ - The borough's Brookside Swim Club played host to Fitter & Faster's Swim Tour on Thursday with United States Olympian Nick Thoman taking center stage. Thoman has been involved with Fitter & Faster since its inception in 2009. Fitter & Faster provides swim clinics ...

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SPOTSWOOD, NJ - Spotswood High School boys tennis coach Daniel Krainski started off the spring tennis season with a full varsity lineup returning from last year and high hopes. Then, one player decided not to play this season, but one returned from injury and two freshmen joined the squad. The ...

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SPOTSWOOD, NJ - Is there a baseball or softball player in the house? The Spotswood Youth Baseball and Softball League has summer camps on tap for June 25 through June 28. Both full day and half day camps are available. Full day camps are from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. and half day camps run from 9 a.m.

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MONROE TOWNSHIP, NJ - The Spotswood High School Hole-In-One Club is hosting their annual summer golf outing on Monday, July 23 at the Rossmoor Golf Club. The event is a fundraiser to support the Spotswood High School golf team. The Chargers' golf team is funded entirely by the Hole-In-One Club and ...

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MILLTOWN, NJ - Lace up the sneakers for the annual Firecracker 5K. This popular July 4 road race is an Independence Day tradition. Registration is open and runners registering before June 16 will receive a discounted rate and a guaranteed t-shirt. The race is in its 37th year and the course is a ...

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SPOTSWOOD, NJ - The Spotswood High School football coaching staff will be hosting their annual Spotswood Chargers Football Camp for children entering second through eighth grades on June 25 through June 29. Camp will take place at Spotswood High School from 8:30 a.m. until noon. Participants ...

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BORDENTOWN, NJ - The Spotswood High School varsity softball team was shutout by Bordentown High School Monday 12-0 in the Central Jersey Group Two NJSIAA Tournament. Second seeded Bordentown knocked the fifteenth seeded Chargers out of tournament play, moving on to face tenth seeded Metuchen High ...

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SPOTSWOOD, NJ - The Spotswood High School varsity baseball team lost to Monmouth High School on Monday ending their NJSIAA Central Jersey Group Two Tournament hopes. Eleventh seeded Monmouth knocked the sixth seeded Chargers out of the tournament in the opening round with a 6-0 victory. Dante ...

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NORTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - The Spotswood High School varsity baseball's seventh inning comeback in the Greater Middlesex Conference Tournament semi-finals fell short on Sunday. Perth Amboy High School will head to the May 27 final against North Plainfield High School. Twelfth seeded Perth Amboy built ...

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MILLTOWN, NJ - With the unofficial start of summer less than a week away, the Borough Pool is getting set to held its annual pool badge sale. Badges will be sold on: Tuesday, May 29 from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. Thursday, May 31 from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. Saturday, June 2 from noon until 3 ...

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OCEANPORT, NJ - The Spotswood High School girls basketball program will be hosting A Day at the Races on Saturday, August 11 at the Monmouth Park Racetrack. This is the first annual day at the races for the Chargers and will feature admission to the park, food, beverages and an official racetrack ...

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MILLTOWN, NJ - The borough will host the Follow Me 5K on Saturday, May 19. The event is sponsored by the Milltown American Legion Post 25 and all of the proceeds from the race will go to benefit veterans' organizations. Race organizers and runners will be meeting in the American Legion parking lot ...

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SPOTSWOOD, NJ - Head coach Chris Feibel was looking forward to a great 2018 season for the Spotswood High School golf team after just falling short of a division title last year. The team missed out on the Greater Middlesex Conference Blue Division title again this spring, but the Chargers are ...

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SPOTSWOOD, NJ - The Spotswood High School boys varsity baseball team nailed down a first round victory in the Greater Middlesex Conference Baseball Tournament on Tuesday with a 15-2 win over Dunellen High School. Dunellen took a two-run lead in the first inning, but the Chargers took command of the ...

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EDISON, NJ - The Spotswood High School boys tennis team clinched the Greater Middlesex Conference Blue Division title with a 4-1 over Bishop Ahr High School on Monday. Spotswood concluded their championship season with a 10-5 overall record and a 10-4 district record. It was the first title for ...

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SPOTSWOOD, NJ - The Spotswood High School varsity softball team won their game against Piscataway Tech High School in the first round of the Greater Middlesex Conference Invitational Tournament, 11-0. Spotswood will move on to face East Brunswick Tech on May 15. The Chargers are the 19th seed in ...

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SOUTH AMBOY, NJ - The Spotswood High School boys tennis team lost in the first round of the NJSIAA Central Jersey Group One Tennis Tournament on Thursday to Collingswood High School. Spotswood's 3-2 loss eliminates the team from the state tournament though first singles player Derek Miller will ...

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NORTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - Ewing High School stopped the Spotswood High School varsity baseball team's six-game winning streak on Tuesday with a 9-8 win. However, the Chargers bounced back on Wednesday with a 15-5 victory over North Brunswick High School. North Brunswick took a 2-1 lead after the first ...

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SPOTSWOOD, NJ - April was a month to forget for the Spotswood High School varsity baseball team. The Chargers lost 10 games last month. After losing to East Brunswick High School on May 3, Spotswood put together three straight lopsided victories. On Wednesday, the Chargers defeated Timothy ...

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SPOTSWOOD, NJ - The Spotswood High School boys tennis team clinched at least a tie for the Greater Middlesex Conference Blue Division title on Tuesday with a 3-2 victory over Metuchen High School. Spotswood can own the title on their own with a win over Bishop Ahr High School on Monday. "It is ...

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