Sports

August 14, 2018

  NORTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - Did you play football for the North Plainfield Canucks? Want to connect with former teammates and help support current Canucks? Alumni are beginning the process of establishing an alumni association.   “This message is for all former Canuck football players,” ...

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WARREN, NJ - Replacement of the artificial turf at the East County field on Stirling Road, under construction for the past few months, has now been completed.   The cost of the field to be resurfaced is estimated at approximately $401,000 with just about $26,000 coming from the township ...

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NORTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - The North Plainfield Board of Education had the opportunity to celebrate the victories of the district's distinguished student athletes at the last Board of Education meeting.  Brandon Smith, Daniel Duncan, Trevor Sullivan, and Edgardo Villafane represented the Boys' Indoor ...

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SOMERSET, NJ - The Watchung Hills girls track team made history on Saturday bringing home the first ever Group 4 title with 36 points. Mahogany Jenkins won the long jump with an 18-5 leap and the triple jump with a 37-3.75 performance for Watchung Hills. Portia Jones ran a 56.06 in the 400 ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - The Warriors are making history. Gavin DeFuria scored a hat trick, including the game winner in triple overtime, to lead the Watchung Hills boys lacrosse team over Northern Highlands on Saturday in triple overtime in the first round of the NJSIAA Tournament of Champions , ...

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PENNINGTON, NJ - The Watchung Hills boys lacrosse team did it. The Warriors are the NJSIAA Group 4 champions for the first time in school history and are going to the Tournament of Champions.   Watchung Hills took a 3-0 lead after the first quarter and defeated Lenape Valley on ...

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WARREN, NJ - The 15th annual Bob Beckert Memorial Scholarship 5K Race and Walk will be held at 10 a.m. on Sunday, June 3, at Watchung Hills Regional High School on Stirling Road. The event has raised more than $85,000 since its inception in 2003, and all proceeds go toward scholarships for ...

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ANNANDALE, NJ - Robin McCabe allowed just four hits on the mound for Watchung Hills and the score was tied at zero until the bottom of the seventh inning in the NJSIAA North Jersey, Section 2, Group 4 Softball final on Tuesday.  With a runner on second and two outs in the bottom of the seventh, ...

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FLEMINGTON, NJ -They did it. The Watchung Hills boys lacrosse team got revenge on Hunterdon Central to take the first section title in school history on Saturday, 10-4. The Warriors are NJSIAA North Jersey Section 2 Group 4 champs. ”I'm so proud of our group for their commitment to ...

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MILLBURN, NJ - So close. The tenth seeded Watchung Hills baseball team fell to No. 2 seed Millburn in extra innings in the North Jersey Section 2, Group 4 quarterfinals  on Thursday, 4-3. The Warriors were ahead 3-1 in the fifth inning before Millburn forced extra innings with two runs in the ...

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EDISON, NJ - Robin McCabe pitched a two hit shut out to lead the Watchung Hills softball team over J.P. Stevens in the North Jersey Section 2, Group 4 Tournament Semi-Finals, on Thursday, 5-0. On offense, Sophia Chicchetti returned after being sidelined with a knee injury to smack a two out RBI ...

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HOPEWELL, NJ - The Watchung Hills boys golf team won the  NJSIAA Group 4 Tournament of Champions with a 311 and came in second overall to Christian Brothers Academy, who won top spot for the second year in a row with a 297, on Monday at the Hopewell Valley Golf Club. Watchung Hills took ...

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ANNANDALE, NJ - Revenge is sweet for the Warriors. Mike Recenello went 3-for-4 with two RBI and Matt Alarcon went 2-for-3 with two RBI to lead the Watchung Hills baseball team over North Hunterdon in the first round of the North Jersey Section 2, Group 4 tournament on Monday, ...

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WARREN, NJ - The Watchung Hills boys lacrosse team defeated North  Hunterdon in the quarterfinal round of the NJSIAA North Jersey, Group 4 tournament on Saturday, 10-2. ”It was a quality win against a tough North Hunterdon group’” said WHRHS head coach Jamie Lovejoy. “We’re happy to have earned ...

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DIAMOND NATION, NJ - The Montgomery Cougars baseball team defeated the Watchung Hills Hustlin’ Warriors by a score of 5-3 in the semifinal round of the Somerset County Tournament on Thursday. Montgomery will now play Immaculata, who defeated Hillsborough in a 2-1 victory. Senior catcher Jeff ...

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WARREN, NJ - Connor James and Michael Salerno each scored a hat trick to lead the Watchung Hills boys lacrosse team over Bergen Tech in the first round of the North Jersey, Group 4 Tournament on Wednesday, 16-2. Watchung Hills led 15-0 after the third. Gavin DeFuria scored twice and added ...

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WARREN, NJ - Julia Burton netted four goals and Katie Carroll added three goals and six assists to lead the Watchung Hills girls lacrosse team over North Brunswick in the first round of the NJSIAA North Jersey, Section 2, Group 4 tournament on Monday, 14-6. Watchung Hills scored first and took a ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - So close. The Watchung Hills boys lacrosse team fell to Bridgewater-Raritan, in overtime, as the Panthers won a fourth-straight Somerset County Tournament title on Saturday, 5-4, at the Torpey Athletic Complex. Watchung Hills took an early 3-0 lead in the first quarter with ...

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WARREN, NJ - Montgomery ace Peyton Schnackenberg led the Cougars over Watchung Hills in the semifinals of the Somerset County Softball Tournament on Wednesday, 1-0.  Izzy Definis went 2-for-3 and Robin McCabe allowed just one unearned run on seven hits, walking one and striking out four ...

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NORTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - The North Plainfield baseball and softball teams defeated Manville, and one Canuck batted 1000. Riley Appezatto batted 1000, going 3-for-3 with four RBI and a homer to lead the North Plainfield softball team over Manville, 8-5. North Plainfield smacked 12 hits. The ...

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WARREN, NJ - Brendan Dreyer scored four goals to lead the Watchung Hills boys lacrosse team over Montgomery in the semifinal round of the Somerset County Tournament on Wednesday, 11-6.  The Warriors earned the top seed in the tournament. Chris Clintock finished with two goals and two assists, ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - They did it again. Jeff Poggi went 3-for-4 with an RBI to lead the Watchung Hills Hustlin’ Warriors baseball team over Bridgewater-Raritan on Monday, 7-4. The Warriors got 11 hits as a team. James McKenna, Mike Murray, and Tyler Riley each drove in two runs for Watchung ...

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WARREN, NJ - Chris Clintock netted a hat trick and two assists to lead the Watchung Hills boys lacrosse team over Hillsborough on Monday in the quarterfinal round of the NJSIAA tournament, 9-3. Joe Rica scored twice and Anthony DeNave, Jack Taub,  TJ Pecoraro and  Chris Susogolu each scored one ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - Revenge is sweet for the Warriors. James McKenna hit a home run and smacked two RBI and Matt Alarcon went 3-for-4 with an RBI and a run scored to lead the Watchung Hills Hustlin’ Warriors over Bridgewater-Raritan, 5-0, in the quarterfinals of the Somerset County Tournament in ...

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  WARREN, NJ- It was close. Kate Heidt scored five goals and had two assists to lift the Montgomery girls lacrosse team over Watchung Hills, 13-12, in the first round of the Somerset County Tournament on Saturday. Julia Burton led Watchung Hills with three goals and three assists, Katie ...

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WARREN, NJ - Genna Cicchetti walked with bases loaded in the ninth inning Saturday to lift the Watchung Hills softball team over Immaculata in the quarterfinals of the Somerset County Tournament, 2-1. Lauren Chapleski led off the ninth inning for Watchung Hills with a single, Erin Bean was hit ...

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WARREN, NJ - Connor James scored twice to lead Watchung Hills over Roxbury on Saturday, 5-2.  Brendan Dreyer, Jack Taub and Michael Salerno each netted one goal for Watchung Hills. Spencer Bokach stopped six in goal for the Warriors. Matt Dancsecs scored both of Roxbury’s goals. Warriors ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Offense was certainly the word of the game in the Spotswood High School varsity baseball team's victory over New Brunswick High School on Thursday. However, May 3 will always be a special remembrance for catcher Mike Izzo. Izzo tied a national record when he smacked three home ...

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WARREN, NJ - 19 Watchung Hills Regional High School athletes upgraded their status from recruits to official signees to the college/university of their choice on Monday. Surrounded by their family and coaches, the students put pen to paper and signed their official commitment letters.  And ...

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WARREN, NJ - Phillipsburg scored three runs in the first inning to upset Watchung Hills on Senior Day Wednesday, 7-1, snapping the Warriors 11 game winning streak. Genna Cicchetti went 1-for-3 with an RBI, Izzy Definis went 2-for-4. Sophia Cicchetti went 1-for-3 with a run,Robin McCabe went ...

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