Sports

October 20, 2018

  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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WARREN, NJ - Watchung Hills took the early lead, 7-0, but Ridge came back to defeat the Warriors on senior night Friday, 42-14. “We lost to a good team tonight, my kids came out with energy in the first quarter,” said WHRHS head coach Rich Seubert. “I’m proud of how my seniors have handled ...

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WARREN, NJ - The Watchung Hills Pop Warner Wolverines Pinked Out for Breast Cancer Awareness on Sunday, Oct. 8.   The Watchung Hills Junior Peewee Wolverines recorded victory number 6 of the season, with a hard-fought battle against the Jackie Robinson Bears from Newark.  Defensively the ...

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WARREN, NJ - The Watchung Hills Boys soccer Team is moving on in the SCIAA Tournament after a victory over Rutgers Prep on Saturday, 4-2. “Our team showed great character to fight back and get the win after going down by a goal twice in the game,” said WHRHS head coach Greg Leonow .” I'm proud ...

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LONG HILL, NJ - The Watchung Hills boys soccer team shut out Somerville on Thursday, 2-0. The game was moved to the Kantor turf field due to weather. Goals were scored by Evan Bujnowski and Joel Veliz. Apostoli Malohous and Liam Feeley each had an assist. Bo Scanlon had 7 saves for the ...

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WARREN, NJ - Evan Bujnowski scored twice and had an assist to lead the Watchung Hills boys soccer team over Franklin on Thursday, 3-2 “I was pleased with our teams performance and happy to be one conference win away from a conference championship,” said WHRHS head coach Greg Leonow.  The ...

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FLEMINGTON, NJ - Will Ezema rushed for 246 yards and five touchdowns and Central blocked a kick and Jake Stetson returned it for 80 yards and a TD  to lead Hunterdon Central over Watchung Hills on Friday, 42-3. “We can all learn from this game, hats off to hunterdon Central for the way they ...

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SKILLMAN, NJ - The Watchung Hills boys soccer team continues to roll with another win on Thursday over Montgomery, 3-1 raising their record to 4-1-2. Evan Bujnowski, Shray Parimoo and Chris Meireles each scored on assists from Bujnowski, Parimoo and Joel Velez.   “Our players showed a lot of ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Chloe Ferreira led Watchung Hills with two goals as the Warriors shut out Morristown on Thursday, 4-0. Jessica Carrieri and Kelly Fitzgerald also scored.  The Warriors have now won six straight games.  “I thought we had an outstanding game today against a solid Morristown ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - Gov. Livingston sophomore  back Jayson Schmidt  ran for three scores and senior defensive back Noah Truncale broke open a close game with a fourth quarter pick six as the home team Highlanders defeated North Plainfield 32-16, Friday night in Berkeley Heights. Schmidt who ...

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WARREN, NJ - Senior night, and another win for Watchung Hills. The Watchung Hills boys soccer team defeated North Hunterdon on senior night on Monday, 2-1. “Senior night is always a special night and to win it makes it that much more special,” said WHRHS head coach Greg Leonow. Shray Parimoo ...

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BERNARDS TOWNSHIP,, NJ - The Watchung Hills girls soccer team topped Middletown South in the “Mountains vs The Seas” tournament on Sunday, 2-1.  The Warriors raised over $8000 for Go4theGoal and the tournament raised more than $50,000. Watchung Hills head coach Brian Figueiredo, the organizer of ...

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WARREN, NJ -  The Watchung Hills homecoming king and queen were crowned as a crowd dressed in white cheered on the Warriors’ football team in their quest to beat Elizabeth for the first time in eight meetings. It was not to be. Watchung Hills fell to Elizabeth on Friday, 42-0. “Hats off to ...

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WARREN, NJ - Chloe Ferreira scored with 1:08 left in the second overtime period on an assist from Jessica Carrieri to lift the Watchung Hills girls soccer team over Franklin on Thursday, 2-1.  After a scoreless first half, Franklin scored first early in the second half to take a 1-0 ...

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BERNARDS TOWNSHIP, NJ - So which high school girls soccer conference is the strongest? The debate may be settled this weekend when Skyland Conference teams will meet Shore Conference teams in the inaugural "The Mountains vs. The Seas" girls soccer showcase and fundraising event. Seven ...

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WARREN, NJ - Evan Bujnowski scored two goals to lead the Watchung Hills boys soccer team in a shut out victory over Gil St. Bernard’s on Tuesday, 3-0. ”It was great win and a needed victory to keep us in first place of our conference division,” said WHRHS head coach Greg Leonow. Bujnowski hit ...

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  WARREN, NJ - The Watchung Hills Pop Warner Pee Wees and Junior Pee Wees racked up more wins after an action packed weekend with Future Warrior Night at Watchung Hills and the ribbon cutting at the East County Turf Field, which is the home of the Pop Warner Wolverines Game recaps ...

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WARREN, NJ - The Watchung Hills girls soccer team dominated and shut out Kearny on Saturday, 2-0. “Very happy with our performance today,” said WHRHS head coach Brian Figuerido.  “I’m excited about the versatility we have as a team this year, and I thought today that part of our team was on ...

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WARREN, NJ - The Warren Youth Basketball Association (WYBA) has announced a pilot program in order to increase participation and help strengthen Warren’s travel program for girls. The pilot program will be limited to the 4th grade girls travel team. Prospective players from the sending districts of ...

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WARREN, NJ -  The Watchung Hills football team started strong on Friday against the Westfield Blue Devils, but the first win of 2018 was not to be for the Warriors. Watchung Hills fell to the Blue Devils on Future Warrior Night, 27-13. “Never happy with not winning, but we continue to get better ...

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WARREN, NJ - The Watchung Hills Pop Warner Pee Wees and Junior Pee Wees racked up more wins and are getting ready for more action this weekend.  Friday night is Future Warrior Night at Watchung Hills and on Sunday, the ribbon on the East County Turf Field, which is the home of the Pop Warner ...

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WARREN, NJ - Thursday’s boys soccer game was a hard fought double overtime tie between Watchung Hills and unbeaten Hillsborough, 2-2. After losing a 1-0 halftime lead, Watchung Hills scored with two minutes left in regulation on a goal from Sal Cianfano to send the game into overtime. Senior ...

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WARREN, NJ - Chloe Ferreira netted the lone goal of the game assisted by Kayla Horvaht to lift the Watchung Hills girls soccer team over Ridge on Tuesday, 1-0. “Anytime you’re able to beat a team like Ridge, it’s a great win,” said WHRHS head coach Brian Figuerido. “Both teams battled all night, ...

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