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Piscataway Chiefs keep Winning Streak Alive with 35-0 Victory over East Brunswick Bears

September 16, 2017

EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - The Piscataway High School varsity football team entered Friday night’s game against East Brunswick with a 26-game winning streak versus the Bears.

And behind a power running game, the Chiefs (2-0) upped that tally to 27.

Piscataway running back Juwon Jackson, who has big shoes to fill left by Elijah Barnwell, carried the ball 16 times for 264 yards and four ...

Piscataway Soccer Club Hosts 37th Annual Fall Classic

PISCATAWAY, NJ – The Piscataway Soccer Club played host once again to 211 soccer teams from around New Jersey and Pennsylvania at the 37th Annual Piscataway Fall Classic last weekend.

The two-day tournament, held Sept. 9-10 featured 210 teams from the Garden State and one from Pennsylvania, with coaches and referees posting their appreciation on the club’s Facebook ...

Piscataway Chiefs Open 2017 Season with Big Win over New Brunswick Zebras, 64-7

PISCATAWAY, NJ -- A few weeks ago, Piscataway High School head varsity football coach Dan Higgins said the Chiefs’ offense will be balanced.

Higgins also said in order to win football games this season, the offense, defense, and special teams have to be clicking on all cylinders.

“We pride ourselves on doing the little things right,” said Higgins, who doubles as a police ...

South Plainfield Field Hockey: Tigers Nip Piscataway 2-1 in Home Opener

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – South Plainfield’s Lynda Farinella and Quinn Milane each scored a goal and Tatianna Sutor turned away seven of eight shots on goal to lead South Plainfield to a 2-1 win over Piscataway. Piscataway’s lone goal was scored by Amanda Lopez.

“The girls played a great opening game” said South Plainfield Head Coach Melissa Zurawiecki.

Piscataway Chiefs Head into Fall Season with Returning Talent

PISCATAWAY, NJ -- When the clock hit 0:00 on Dec. 3, 2016 and the Piscataway High School varsity football team was crowned champions of the Central Jersey, Group 5 playoff tournament, it marked the end of an era.

Elijah Barnwell, the program’s all-time leading rusher with 5,728 yards and 75 touchdowns on the ground, earned a ring in his final game as a Chief. The 34-13 victory over ...

Football: Two Former Piscataway Chiefs Ready to Represent at Rutgers

PISCATAWAY, NJ – Situated less than a 10-minute drive apart from one another, High Point Solutions Stadium and Dominic R. Ciardi Field, home of the Rutgers University and Piscataway High School football teams respectively, have been home to many of the same gridiron stars.

Twelve former Chiefs have gone on to play for the hometown Scarlet Knights since 2000, and that includes two current ...

Star Wars Night at Somerset Patriots

BRIDGEWATER, NJ -- The Somerset Patriots will host Star Wars Night on Tuesday, August 29, at TD Bank Ballpark presented by Altice Media Solutions. The first pitch against the Lancaster Barnstormers is scheduled for 7:05 p.m.

 

As part of the Star Wars 40th Anniversary Celebration, the Somerset Patriots will welcome members of the 501st Legion of Star Wars Costume Organization ...

Solar Eclipse Even Affects High School Sports

NEWTON, NJ - For many in the state, focus will be on the solar eclipse on Monday.  Acknowledging the attraction and impulse to look at the rare event has sparked the NJSIAA to issue a recommendation. 

The organization that governs high school sports has asked athletic directors and coaches to both educate students about the potential danger in looking at the sun during the ...

East Stroudsburg Univ. Names Former Piscataway High Swimmer ‘Winter Freshman of the Year’

EAST STROUDSBURG, PA – Olivia Lukshides, a 2016 Piscataway High School graduate and sophmore swimmer on the women’s team for East Stroudsburg University (ESU) is among eight student-athletes selected for athletics awards at the Pennsylvania campus.

Lukshides will receive the Winter Freshman of the Year award for her performance during the 2016-2017 academic year.

According ...

Spotswood Soccer Club Calling All Soccer Players

SPOTSWOOD, NJ - The Spotswood Soccer Club's registration for the fall recreational season is open for children ages four through 12. Children from area towns are welcome to join the club, which features a youth, junior, senior and premier level. The club does not impose residency restrictions and the price is the same regardless of whether or not the player is a Spotswood resident. Fees from ...

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