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Piscataway Players End Senior Year at GMC Baseball All-Star Games

June 17, 2018

NORTH BRUNSWICK, NJ -- Graduation is just days away and the stress of finals and getting things ready for walking across the stage are on the minds of Piscataway High School seniors. But, that doesn’t mean a pair of individuals can’t have a little late school-year fun on the diamond.

PHS’s James Ingram and Matt Peterson were invited to play in the Greater Middlesex Conference ...

Piscataway Pitcher Throws Scoreless Inning in GMC Baseball All-Star Game

NORTH BRUNSWICK, NJ -- Piscataway High School junior Jordin Martell was chosen to play in the Greater Middlesex Conference Baseball Coaches Association 2018 Underclassmen Showcase on Saturday at North Brunswick Community Park.

Martell, a first baseman and pitcher, played for the “American” team which ultimately fell to team “National”, 9-3. Though his squad of 20 ...

Piscataway 8th-Grader Contends to be the Boss of Somerset Patriots

BRIDGEWATER, NJ- The Somerset Patriots and Spearhead Staffing have announced the five finalists for the 2018 Kid CEO position.

Nick Morgan, Piscataway; Jimmy Marvits, Hillsborough; Darla Rudnicki, High Bridge; Reina Schumann, Flemington, and Simrah Shah, Warren, have been selected for the final interview to be held on the field at TD Bank Ballpark before the Thursday, June 28th game.

Sports Betting Is Off And Running in New Jersey

OCEANPORT, NJ — Governor Phil Murphy officially ushered in sports betting in New Jersey when he made the initial wager at Monmouth Park  on June 14.

Governor Murphy, an avid soccer fan who has called ESPN’s “Sportscenter” his favorite show, placed the first bet  — $20 on Germany to win the World Cup. He also bet $20 on the N.J. Devils to ...

Bring Dad Out to the Ballpark for Father's Day

BRIDGEWATER, NJ – The Somerset Patriots will host a Father’s Day celebration on Sunday, June 17th at TD Bank Ballpark. The 1:05 pm game will feature several Father’s Day promotions and events, highlighted by a pre-game Dads & Kids Catch.

All fathers and children in attendance are encouraged to participate in the pre-game Dads & Kids Catch, which will take place from ...

New Jersey Governor Signs Sports Betting Legislation

TRENTON, N.J. — Operators of Monmouth Park and other race tracks have been champing at the bit to start accepting bets on sports other than its own horse racing.

The track is one step closer to doing so as on June 11, Governor Phil Murphy signed Assembly Bill 4111, allowing sports betting at New Jersey casinos and racetracks for certain professional and collegiate sports or athletic ...

Patriots Stung by Sloppy Defense in Loss to Bees

NEW BRITAIN, CT - The Somerset Patriots (23-16) allowed a late lead slip away against the New Britain Bees (17-24) in a 6-3 loss Sunday afternoon at New Britain Stadium. 

The Patriots opened up the scoring in the top of the first inning on a Danny Dorn two-run single. Vinny Siena (1) followed up with a solo home run in the bottom of the third to cut the deficit in ...

Daniel Krainski Tapped GMC Blue Division And GMC Tennis Coach Of The Year

SPOTSWOOD, NJ - Spotswood High School boys tennis coach Daniel Krainski started off the spring tennis season with a full varsity lineup returning from last year and high hopes. Then, one player decided not to play this season, but one returned from injury and two freshmen joined the squad.

The season started off rocky with two losses to division rival South River High School and players slated ...

Rutgers Football Stadium has a New Name

PISCATAWAY, NJ - Many still call it Rutgers Stadium.

But for seven years, the university's football stadium has been known as High Point Solutions Stadium, thanks to a $600,000 annual agreement with a Sparta-based company. But, as the company has shifted its marketing, so has the stadium's name.

So, now, Rutgers is officially home to "HighPoint.com Stadium" for the 2018 ...

Tour of Somerville: Photo Finish Win for Van Gilder in Women's Race; Last Second Surge in Men's Race

SOMERVILLE, NJ - Had there been more tread on the front tire of Colleen Gulick's bicycle, Laura Van Gilder might not have won her record-setting fifth Tour of Somerville.

Side-by-side, wheel-to-wheel, Van Gilder, 54, won by the narrowest of margins in the Mildred Kugler 25-mile Women's Pro event in a dramatic photo finish, successfully defending the title she won in 2017. She also won ...

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Registration Open For Fourth Annual Softball & Baseball Summer Camp

June 20, 2018

SPOTSWOOD, NJ - Registration is open for the Spotswood Youth Baseball and Softball League's fourth annual summer camp. The camp is for ages five through 15 and will be held every Wednesday in August from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. beginning August 1. In the event of rain on either August 1, August 8, August 15, August 22 or August 29, a makeup camp will be held on the following Friday.

Camp will ...