'Futból de Sala' and Condors of Plainfield at YWCA (VIDEO)

March 23, 2017

PLAINFIELD, NJ - On March 11, Organización Cultural Comunitaria, or Cultural Community Organization, hosted an indoor soccer tournament (termed “futból de sala” in Spanish) at the Young Women’s Christian Association of Plainfield and North Plainfield on East Front Street.

The Organización Cultural Comunitaria was created by local resident Oscar Arboleda ...

Wardlaw-Hartridge Swimmers Named to All-Division Teams

EDISON, NJ -- Five varsity swimmers from The Wardlaw-Hartridge School in Edison were named to the Greater Middlesex Conference All-Division teams. Pictured, from left: Armaan Kapoor of Millburn, Zach Brown of South Plainfield, Logan D'Amore of Scotch Plains and Kelly Lawrence of Scotch Plains. (Not pictured: Jason Yin of Scotch Plains.)

Two W-H swim records were set in the pool this ...

Holy Trinity JV Basketball Teams Win Championship Titles

WESTFIELD, NJ -- The Holy Trinity junior varsity basketball teams finished their seasons with championship titles in both the Morris Catholic League and the Union County CYO League.

This was the first year that Holy Trinity School played in the Morris Catholic League. During the playoffs, the Holy Trinity 5th/6th grade girls basketball team defeated St. Elizabeth 18 to 13 and St. Vincent ...

Anthony Ashnault Becomes Rutgers' First Three-Time All-American, But Falls In Semifinals Of The 2017 NCAA D1 Wrestling Championships

ST. LOUIS, MO. -- Rutgers University wrestler and South Plainfield N.J. native Anthony Ashnault strives and works everyday for one goal -- a national title.

The school's first three-time All-American, Ashnault, the fifth-seed at 141-pounds, will have one more chance at that feat after falling in the semifinals for the second year in a row to top-seeded Dean Heil of Oklahoma State, this ...

Red Bulls II Will Call Montclair State University Home

The New York Red Bulls II, which is the Red Bulls reserve team and defending champions of the United Soccer League, will be calling Montclair State University home this spring. According to Bstistanet, the Red Bulls are making upgrades to MSU Soccer Park and the facility will be ready to go for the USL side beginning on April 1 for their home opener versus the Richmond Kickers.

The New ...

Somerset Patriots Fan Fest Set For Saturday, April 8th

BRIDGEWATER, NJ- The Somerset Patriots have announced that their annual Fan Fest will take place on Saturday, April 8th at TD Bank Ballpark from noon to 3:00 p.m.

Fan Fest is a FREE admission event to kick off spring and the upcoming baseball season. Fan Fest includes a chance for fans to meet and get autographs from baseball legend and the team’s manager emeritus Sparky Lyle, 2015 ...

Fanwood's Scott Hargrove Named to Greater Middlesex Conference All-Division Hoop Team

EDISON, NJ -- Scott Hargrove of Fanwood, the senior co-captain and offensive leader of the boys' basketball team at The Wardlaw-Hartridge School in Edison, was named to the Greater Middlesex Conference All-Division team. Karl Miran, Athletic Director, presented Scott with his certificate at morning meeting last week.
A three-year varsity starter at W-H, Scott averaged 13 points, ...

Children and Adults with Disabilities Invited to Free Ice Skating Session March 5

ELIZABETH—The Union County Freeholders and the Department of Parks and Recreation invite children and adults with disabilities to enjoy an afternoon of ice skating at the Warinanco Park Ice Skating Center (Thompson Ave. in Roselle) on Sunday, March 5.

There will be two sessions offered, the first from 10:00 a.m. until 12:00 p.m. With a second session added ...

Wrestling: Wustefeld Wins at 182 lb. Division at NJSIAA Region 4 Tournament

UNION, NJ – Scotch Plains-Fanwood's Sam Wustefeld won the 182 lb. title NJSIAA Region 4 Tournament at Union Senior High School on Saturday afternoon.

Wustefeld, a junior, continues his excellent season and heads to Atlantic City for the Meet of Champions to wrestle for the state title.

Here is the full list of winners:

285 pounds: Alex Esposito of Cranford defeated ...

Girls Basketball: AL Johnson (Clark) Beats Plainfield, 54-42, to Secure Conference Title

RAHWAY, NJ -- The unusual early-morning start was tough.  Plainfield High School’s zone defense was even tougher. And, suddenly, the Arthur L. Johnson girls’ basketball team had a problem on its hands.

“The (early) start time was definitely a factor,’’ said Johnson senior Meaghan Gallagher, “we’re not used to playing that early.  We wanted to ...

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