Sports

December 7, 2018

WARREN, NJ - The Watchung Hills girls swim team defeated Pingry on Thursday, 95-75.  Melanie Nunn (100 Fly and 500 freestyle), Vivan Zhang (200 IM) and Anna Baitel (100 Breaststroke) all finished first in their events for Watchung Hills and the Warriors never trailed. The 200 relay started ...

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WARREN, NJ - Six players from the Watchung Hills girls soccer team have been named to the 2018 Skyland Conference All-Raritan Division teams as chosen by the league coaches. “I’m extremely proud that the coaches of the Skyland Conference recognized the hard work and talents of our players,” said ...

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BERNARDS TWP., NJ _ Equestrians taking riding lessons at Lord Stirling Stable in Basking Ridge can continue their classes at the stable's indoor riding lesson, with sign-ups due to begin this Saturday morning, Dec. 8. The Somerset County Park Commission announces that openings are available for ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - It may have been frigid on Wednesday night, but the rivalry flared up at Frank R. Jost Field. The South Plainfield Tigers (6-5) defeated their bitter rival the North Plainfield Canucks (1-10) 40-0 in the hump day showdown. As much as the rivalry was a storyline, the ...

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WARREN, NJ -  Four Watchung Hills Regional High School athletes upgraded their status from recruit to official signees to the college/university of their choice on National Letter of Intent (NLI) Signing Day on Wednesday. Surrounded by their family and coaches on Nov. 14, the four students put ...

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SOMERSET, NJ - The West Orange girls soccer team hadn't lost a game in two years, but Tuesday night the Mountaineers found themselves cornered by Bridgewater-Raritan. The Panthers wore down West Orange with a succession of corner kicks and other set pieces to claim a 2-0 victory that brought an ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - It will not take place on Turkey Day, but the rivalry will be renewed this season. The South Plainfield Tigers (5-5) will host the North Plainfield Canucks (1-9) on Wednesday evening at Frank R. Jost Field. Kickoff is scheduled for 7 p.m. The Tigers’ sectional title ...

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  WESTFIELD, NJ – It was a day of many Dugans at Tamaques Park. The Westfield Police Athletic League flag football program honored its founder John Dugan, a former Westfield police officer and the Police Athletic League President with an “Appreciation Day” on Saturday. Dugan is a graduate ...

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NORTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - The annual North Plainfield versus South Plainfield “Thanksgiving” Football Game will be played this Wednesday, Nov. 14 at Jost Field in South Plainfield at 7 p.m.    North Plainfield Superintendent of Schools Michelle Vella explained in an October letter to the North ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - The Watchung Hills Girls Soccer team fell to top-seeded Bridgewater-Raritan, after a scoreless 100 minutes, in penalty kicks in the NJSIAA North Jersey Section 2, Group 4 championship game on Friday, 4-2. It was the third matchup of the season between Skyland Conference Raritan ...

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WARREN, NJ -  The Watchung Hills girls soccer team is going to the finals. The Warriors shut out Union in the  NJSIAA North Jersey, Section 2, Group 4 Tournament Semifinal round on Tuesday, 5-0. With the victory, Watchung Hills improves to 18-4 on the season. “I’m very happy for our players ...

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  WARREN, NJ - The Watchung Hills girls soccer team is moving on to the semifinal round of the NJSIAA North Jersey, Section 2, Group 4 Tournament after Lindsay Wolf scored the winning shot 4:25 into double overtime on a Chloe Ferriera assist to defeat Ridge on Friday, 2-1. The Warriors ...

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  WARREN, NJ - The Watchung Hills girls soccer team shut out Phillipsburg in the first round of the NJSIAA North Jersey, Section 2, Group 4 Tournament on Tuesday, 4-0. The Warriors advance to play Ridge in the quarterfinals at home on Friday at 4 p.m.   “Winning games in the state ...

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WARREN, NJ - Watchung Hills survived to advance in the NJSIAA North Jersey, Section 2, Group 4 Boys Soccer Tournament, with a first round victory over Dickinson on Monday, 2-2 after two overtime periods and 4-3 in penalty kicks. The Warriors will face Westfield in the quarterfinals at home on ...

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WARREN, NJ - The WHPW Pee Wee Wolverines clinched the 2018 JVC Championship with a victory over the Bridgewater Panthers on Sunday, 28-6. For this group, this was their third JVC Regular Season and Championship Final Win in three years - a”three-peat!”   Led by QB’s Scott Drews and ...

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BASKING RIDGE, NJ - The Somerset County girls soccer championship was decided by one goal. The game, played on the neutral Ridge High School turf field, was played on Sunday due to Saturday’s Nor’easter and was scoreless until late in the second half.   With six minutes left after a ...

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HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - Sean Levonaitis scored four touchdowns to power Hillsborough over Watchung Hills on Friday, 41-6. Chad Martini passed for 161 yards, Justin Drews caught seven passes for 58 yards and Zaire Harrison rushed for 53 yards and one touchdown for the Warriors.  The Raiders scored ...

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  WARREN, NJ –The Warrenbrook Senior Golf Team was crowned champion of the 2018 New Jersey Senior Golf League, successfully defending their 2017 Championship. The Championship round was played at High Bridge Hills Golf Club in High Bridge, New Jersey. The Warrenbrook 2018 season record was ...

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WARREN, NJ - In the last regular season game, the Watchung Hills girls soccer team defeated Montgomery on Thursday and put an exclamation point on the conference winning season, 4-1. “Very proud of accomplishing 15 wins this season,” said WHRHS head coach Brian Figueiredo. “Our seniors have won ...

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  WARREN, NJ - The Watchung Hills field hockey team is on a roll. The Warriors won their fifth straight game on Wednesday with a victory over North Plainfield, 7-0. The senior players and their parents were recognized prior to the start of the game. The Warriors also recognized the North ...

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WARREN, NJ - The Watchung Hills boys soccer team defeated North Plainfield Tuesday on an early goal from Makai Parkey on an assist from Max Anthony Costa. Bo Scanlon and Jake Seyda combined on the shutout for Watchung Hills, 1-0.  The Warriors improved their record to 9-2-3 and the Canucks fall ...

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CLARK, NJ — As time began ticking away in regulation Saturday, Scotch Plains-Fanwood’s student-fan section, Raider Nation, started eagerly lining at the fence. With the Raiders less than two minutes away from a 1-0 win over archival Westfield in the Union County Tournament (UCT) semifinal, fans ...

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  WARREN, NJ - Arianna Valenti scored on two direct kicks to lead the Watchung Hills girls soccer team over Pingry in the semifinal round of the Somerset County Tournament on Saturday, 2-1, in overtime. https://youtu.be/_Z-UeBDiXPU “Just an unbelievable feeling to win a semifinal game that ...

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UNION, NJ — It’s been a season to remember for Union and all signs indicate that there will be plenty more to play for this fall. But no matter what might happen in the imminent playoffs, the Farmers guaranteed Friday that they’ll at least raise one banner with the year “2018” printed on ...

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FAR HILLS, NJ _ It's one of the major social and sporting events in New Jersey's horse country, and beyond. The Far Hills Race Meeting, due to return to Moorland Farm this Saturday, Oct. 20, will also bring something new to the party this year, with the launch of pari-mutuel betting. Some things ...

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WARREN, NJ - The Watchung Hills girls soccer team recorded their ninth shut out this season on Tuesday’s senior night game with Hillsborough, 4-0. Jessica Carrieri, Kelly Fitzgerald, and Julia Heilberg scored on assists from Chloe Ferreira and Arianna Valenti. Fitzgerald scored twice. Kaylee ...

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  MARTINSVILLE, NJ - The Watchung Hills boys soccer team defeated Pingry 1-0 on Tuesday to become the Skyland Conference Champions.    “We talk about to truly be special, you need to win a championship and hang a banner,”  said WHRHS head coach Greg Leonow. “After some heartbreaking ...

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  WARREN, NJ - The Watchung Hills girls soccer team scored three goals in the first half to dominate Somerville on Monday, 3-1.   “I’m very pleased with our effort today against an excellent Somerville team,” said WHRHS head coach Brian Figueiredo. “Our players responded to the challenge ...

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NORTH PLAINFIELD, After a 14-14 halftime tie, North Plainfield scored 18 unanswered points to defeat Arthur L. Johnson on Friday and earn their first win of the season on Homecoming night, 32-14. “Our players came out executed the game plan and made some big plays,” said North Plainfield head ...

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  WARREN, NJ - The Watchung Hills girls soccer team shut out Bernards on Saturday to advance to the semifinal round of the Somerset County Tournament, 3-0. “Any time you win a tournament game it’s a good feeling,” said WHRHS head coach Brian Figueiredo .  “I thought we played very well ...

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