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May 18, 2022

MOUNT LAUREL, NJ – Mya Spotwood of Piscataway was crowned vault, floor, and the all-around individual state champion at the USAG Level 6 State Championships hosted by Will-Moor Gymnastics in Mount Laurel. To close out the Gymnastics Level 6 year at last weekend’s competition, 8-year-old ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ -- Piscataway High School baseball closed the week with two victories over Sayreville and Rahway and played four games total. In the 17-7 Senior Night victory over Rahway, Rocco Bellamy went 2-for-3 with a triple and a double, four RBIs, and two runs. Jason Page also went 3-for-4 ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - The Somerset Patriots, the New York Yankees Double-A affiliate, will host Armed Forces Weekend in conjunction with Minor League Baseball on Saturday, May 21 and Sunday, May 22. The Patriots take on the Reading Fightin Phils (Philadelphia Phillies) in each game. For Saturday’s ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ -- Piscataway baseball played a pair of teams with winning records in the rain-shortened week. It battled in a 10-6 loss to Spotswood. The Chiefs also fell to Metuchen twice, 12-2, and 8-2. Against Spotswood, despite being down 4-0 in the first inning, Piscataway (3-14) never went ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ -- Check out the week that was for Piscataway High School spring sports. BASEBALL On the baseball diamond, Piscataway defeated Colonia on the road, 4-3, among its four games this week. The Chiefs also fell in the first game to the Patriots, 5-1, as well as to North Brunswick on ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ – Join the Piscataway Civil Right Advisory Commission May 14th at Green Acres Park when they commemorate the 75th anniversary of when Jackie Robinson joined the Brooklyn Dodgers, breaking the color barrier in Major League Baseball. A day of activities is planned for Piscataway ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ -- Spring break didn't affect Piscataway High School spring sports as the teams still competed all week long. Check out the week that was for the Chiefs and what lies ahead. BASEBALL PHS baseball had a pair of tough games this week against Edison and North Brunswick.

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PISCATAWAY, NJ – Friday night’s annual Scarlet-White Spring Game at Rutgers’ SHI Stadium concluded on a heartfelt moment. Gavin Kane, 11, who suffered a traumatic injury from a car accident when he was just a baby, and is a patient at Children’s Specialized Hospital in New Brunswick, scored the ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Rutgers University has reached a contract extension with Athletic Director Pat Hobbs, keeping him at the helm of the Scarlet Knights through 2028.  Hobbs, who is in his seventh season On the Banks, has helped usher in one of the greatest eras in Rutgers athletics history, ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ -- Piscataway High School spring sports are getting more and more into the win column as the season rolls on. See how all the athletics programs did in the last week below. BASEBALL PHS baseball earned its second win of the season this week as the Chiefs shut out St. Thomas ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ - Spotswood Chargers defeated Piscataway High School 14-3 on Thursday. Ava Mormile went the distance in her second start, giving up three runs on seven hits and striking out nine Chiefs. The freshman also delivered at the plate with a single and a triple, earning three ...

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MONROE TOWNSHIP, NJ - After a tough loss to Colonia High School on Friday, the Spotswood High School golf team lost its second in a row to Piscataway High School 117-214 on Monday at the Rossmoor Golf Course. Four Piscataway golfers finished in the top four to secure the victory. Spotswood's ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ -- Piscataway High School spring sports did its best to dodge the rain this week. A few matches and games had to moved, but plenty of action still went on. Check out the week that was in Chiefs sports below and what's to come. BASEBALL PHS baseball earned its first win of ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ – The rain held off for over 150 young baseball players as they took to the field for the Piscataway Little League’s Opening Day festivities Saturday morning. Fire trucks from New Market, North Stelton, Possumtown, and Holmes Marshall fire companies led the way as team members and ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ -- Although it felt like anything but spring, athletics for the high school spring sports season began for Piscataway High on Friday and continued through the weekend. Check out some highlights from the past few days of action on the fields and more below. Stay tuned for ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – Kickoff for the annual Scarlet-White Game at Rutgers has been moved back one day, to Friday, April 22.  The football game will be at 7 p.m. at SHI Stadium in Piscataway and admission is free.  The school's athletic department did not indicate why the game has been ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ -- Malcolm Jenkins is hanging up his cleats. Jenkins, a Piscataway native and two-time Super Bowl champion announced he is retiring from the NFL on Wednesday morning. “Grateful. After 13 seasons, my time on the football field has come to an end,” Jenkins posted on social media ...

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MIDDLESEX COUNTY, NJ – Middlesex County’s Liberty Base Ball Club of New Brunswick is looking for players. The club plays base ball (originally two words) by 1850s rules, using period-accurate replica uniforms, bats, balls, bases, and other equipment. The club competes against other historically ...

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DAYTON, OH - NOTRE DAME 89 – RUTGERS 87 And so the season ended the way many games had been played this year for the Rutgers Scarlet Knights: down to the wire. A team that has thrilled its fans for an entire college basketball season, the Scarlet Knights just couldn’t hold off Notre Dame long ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ - Rutgers got some great news on the eve of its NCAA Tournament showdown with Notre Dame. Senior guard Ron Harper Jr. was named to the Associated Press All-American team late Tuesday as an honorable mention selection. According to scarletknights.com, Harper is the 11th Scarlet ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ – Women's basketball graduate student Kendrea Williams of Piscataway has been named the 2022 Saint Peter's University Woman of the Year award recipient, as announced by the New Jersey Association of Intercollegiate Athletics for Women (NJAIAW) in conjunction with the ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – Rutgers’ Steve Pikiell will earn $16 million in base salary under a four-year contract extension that will keep him courtside through the 2029-30 season. Pikiell, who was getting ready to lead the Rutgers men’s basketball team to a Big Ten showdown with Iowa even as the ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – Steve Pikiell guided the Rutgers men’s basketball team to its first NCAA Tournament victory in 38 years last season and led the Scarlet Knights to stunning upset of No. 1 Purdue earlier this season. Rutgers, which is awaiting to see who it will play in the Big Ten Tournament ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ – Check out the week that was in Chiefs athletics. Boys Basketball took part in the North Jersey, Section 2, Group 4 tournament, while boys and girls indoor track finished the season at the Greater Middlesex Conference Championships and the Meet of Champions. BOYS ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ – It was a Senior Day for the ages in Piscataway on Sunday afternoon. Seniors Geo Baker, Ron Harper Jr., Caleb McConnell, Ralph Gonzales-Agee and Luke Nathan were sent off the court with a one-point victory to close out the season at (18-12) overall and a best-ever (12-8) in the ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ - The Rutgers men's basketball team is playing at home for the regular season finale on Sunday, March 6th at Noon. RU will host Penn State at Jersey Mike's Arena in Piscataway. At approximately 11:40 a.m., the team will hold a pregame ceremony prior where the team will honor five ...

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METUCHEN, N.J. - Saint Joseph High School Athletics Hall of Famer and NBA All-Star Karl-Anthony Towns ‘14 has agreed to donate COVID-19 testing kits to his alma mater.  In partnership with CUE Health, Towns will distribute $250,000 worth of testing kits to public schools in New Jersey and ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ -- Another week, another Piscataway High School winter sports weekly roundup. Check out the week that was in Chiefs athletics. Wrestling took part in the Region 5 tournament, indoor track competed in two meets, and the state tournament begins shortly for hoops. WRESTLING Brian ...

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EAST WINDSOR, NJ – New Jersey Youth Soccer announced at its virtual awards' celebration on Thursday, Feb. 17 that Yasmeen Ash of the Piscataway Soccer Club was named the 2021 NJYS TOPSoccer volunteer of the year. Ash, a Piscataway Soccer Club board member, started a TOPSoccer Program with her ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ -- Piscataway High School wrestling took center stage at Districts this past Saturday while boys and girls basketball each played in the Greater Middlesex Conference Tournament in the last week. More wrestling is ahead as is the state tournament for boys hoops. Indoor track also ...

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