Former Watchung Hills Standout Brandon Hylton Drafted to Major Leagues

June 7, 2018

BASKING RIDGE, NJ - After two-and-a-half days of waiting, firmer Watchung Hills standout Brandon Hylton found out late Wednesday afternoon that he had been selected by the Milwaukee Brewers in the 2018 Major League Baseball Amateur Draft.

“Definitely a steal in the 33rd roound,” said WHRHS head baseball coach Joe Tremarco. “Seen a lot of players in the area over the ...

WHRHS Girls Track: Watchung Hills Wins 2018 NJSIAA Track and Field Group 4 Championship

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 dash for third place and Laura Baeyens placed third in the mile with a ...

WHRHS Choral Concert 2018: Messages of Empowerment


WARREN, NJ - The theme of the 2018 vocal music concert at Watchung Hills was empowerment.


From Les Miserables One Day More, through Who Lives, Who Dies, Who Tells Your Story from Hamilton and Survivor/I Will Survive to You Will be Found, Seasons of Love and Imagine, it was a night to remember at the annual Spring Arts Festival ...

Former Watchung Hills Standout Brandon Hylton Awaits Major League Baseball Draft This Week

UPDATE: Brandon Hylton was picked in Round 33 Pick  #995 to the Milwaukee Brewers


BASKING RIDGE, NJ - Transferring from one high school to another — even just a few miles away — is a major adjustment for someone entering his senior year.

But Brandon Hylton, who transferred to Ridge High School from Watchung Hills before this school year, made that ...

WHRHS Boys Lacrosse: Watchung Hills Advances to Tournament of Champions Semis with Triple OT Thriller

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 , 5-4. The Warriors advance to the semi final round of the NJSIAA tournament of Champions ...

Watchung Hills Bids Farewell to Five Teachers and Staff

WARREN, NJ  – Four Watchung Hills Regional High School (WHRHS) teachers will retire at the end of the 2017-18 School Year, Sunday, July 1, and another retired Friday, Dec. 1, 2017.

Retiring on July 1 are: 

School Nurse Francine Dello Russo of the Health Office; Chemistry Teacher Victoria Hubinger of the Science Department; Student ...

14 Watchung Hills Students Selected for All-State Choral or Instrumental groups; Marmolejos to receive Governor’s Award in Arts Education; Spring Instrumental and Choral Concerts May 31-June 1 in Warren

WARREN, NJ – Some 14 Watchung Hills Regional High School (WHRHS) students have been selected to participate in All-State music groups: Three in Choral Music and 11 in Instrumental Music.

In addition, senior Ethan Marmolejos has been selected to be among the New Jersey students recognized at the annual Governor’s Awards in Arts Education ceremony, ...

WHRHS Boys Lacrosse: Watchung Hills Lashes Lenape Valley for Group 4 Championship

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 Wednesday, 10-3.

The Watchung Hills seniors were on fire. Connor James led the Warriors offense with ...

15th Annual Bob Beckert Memorial 5K Set for June 3 in Warren

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 graduating seniors and local youth organizations. 

The race is held in honor ...

WHRHS Softball: Watchung Hills Falls to North Hunterdon in NJSIAA North Jersey, Section 2, Group 4 Final, 1-0

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, Julia Apsel smacked a hit into right field allowing Amanda Brogan to score for North ...

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