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Wrestling: Piscataway Chiefs Fall to Rival South Plainfield Tigers, 44-21

January 18, 2018

PISCATAWAY, NJ – South Plainfield High School wrestling coach Bill Pavlak returned to Piscataway High School for a dual match Wednesday evening for the first time since stepping down as the coach of the Chiefs to return to coach the Tigers again before the 2016-17 season.

Behind a fast start and dominating finish, South Plainfield defeated Piscataway, 44-21.

Pavlak previously spent ...

Report: Gov. Christie Won’t Sign Cooperative High School Sports Bill Before Leaving Office

TRENTON, N.J. – The proposed bill to allow school districts with multiple high schools to “co-op” in all sports based on participation or financial issues will not be signed into law by Gov. Chris Christie.

Christie will “pocket veto” the bill, by placing it on an “action not taken list” prior to leaving office on Tuesday, according to a report by Greg ...

Basketball: Piscataway Chiefs Top J.P. Stevens, 56-49

PISCATAWAY, NJ – You know the Pat Benatar song, “Hit me with your best shot”?

While the Piscataway High School varsity boys’ basketball team isn’t exactly inviting their opponent’s best shot, they certainly get it.

On Saturday afternoon, the Chiefs improved to 9-1 overall and 6-0 in the Red Division of the Greater Middlesex Conference with a tough, 56-49 ...

Miller Lifts Piscataway HS Girls Basketball to 50-40 Win over Union and 8-0 Record

PISCATAWAY, NJ – When a team is undefeated, they have a proverbial bullseye on their backs. It just comes with the territory. Every opponent is going to give it their best shot to be the one to put a mark in the loss column.

On Saturday morning, the Piscataway High School varsity girls’ basketball team, which has played in a number of close, tight games already this season, used ...

Somerset Patriots 2018 Single Game Tickets Go On Sale On January 16th

BRIDGEWATER, NJ – The Somerset Patriots have announced that single game tickets for the 2018 season will go on sale Jan. 16. 

Tickets will be on sale beginning at 10:00 am in person at the ticket office located at TD Bank Ballpark, over the phone by calling 908-252-0700, or online at www.somersetpatriots.com.

2018 features the 20th season for Somerset Patriots Baseball at TD Bank ...

Piscataway Chiefs Basketball: Girls’ and Boys’ Teams Bring the Heat on Defense

PISCATAWAY, NJ – The Piscataway High School varsity girls’ and boys’ basketball teams have both enjoyed solid starts on the hardwood this season. As 2017 wraps up and we all welcome in 2018, the Lady Chiefs are undefeated at 6-0 and the Chiefs are 5-1.

The results are vastly different than a year ago when the girls team sat at 3-3 and the boys were 2-3 at the end of 2016 ...

Spotswood Boys Varsity Defeats Timothy Christian, 70-58

PISCATAWAY, NJ - After dropping their home opener on Friday night, the Spotswood High School boys varsity basketball team bounced back to defeat Timothy Christian High School 70-58 on Saturday, December 16 for their first win of the season.

Varsity newcomer Dylan Seel netted 24 to lead the Chargers while junior Matt Vento added 16. Abdullah Nieskens and Vinnie Guardiola both scored 10 while ...

Piscataway Chiefs Players Named to GMC All-Conference and All-Division Teams

WOODBRIDGE, NJ – Greater Middlesex Conference football coaches decided on which players will get to play on this year’s All-Conference and/or All-Division teams, said officials last Thursday.

The selection meeting, held at Colonia High School in Woodbridge included players from around the county including several from Piscataway High School.

Chiefs’ lineman Brijon Artis ...

Track and Field: Union Catholic Grad Sydney McLaughlin Makes Stunning NCAA Debut

INDIANAPOLIS, IN -- Sydney McLaughlin, who graduated from Union Catholic last spring, didn’t waste any time making her presence felt on the college level when the legendary star made a stunning NCAA debut for Kentucky on Friday night at the Hoosier Open at the University of Indiana.

The 18-year-old McLaughlin, a 2016 Olympian, burned up the 200-meter banked oval with a sizzling time of ...

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