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NJSIAA Approves Wardlaw-Hartridge, Union Catholic Boys Lacrosse Partnership

January 20, 2017

ROBBINSVILLE, NJ – A varsity boys lacrosse team is coming to Wardlaw-Hartridge School and Union Catholic Regional High School.

Following a seven-month fight to create a joint program between the Middlesex and Union County private schools, the NJSIAA Executive Committee voted in overwhelming fashion to allow Wardlaw-Hartridge and Union Catholic to form a co-op program at their monthly ...

Mark Your Calendar for the 23rd Annual Hoops to End Homelessness January 28

ELIZABETH, NJ – Shake off the winter doldrums to aid a good cause Jan. 28 at the 23rd Annual Hoops to End Homelessness Basketball Classic to benefit the Elizabeth Coalition to House the Homeless.

Get ready to hoop it up with Tameka Dixon, former WNBA player from Westfield, who will tip off the girls’ game. Dixon was selected in the first round of the 1997 WNBA draft by the Los ...

Wardlaw-Hartridge Students Named GMC Athletes of the Week

EDISON, NJ -- Scott Hargrove of Fanwood and Sidney Daniel of Plainfield, seniors at The Wardlaw-Hartridge School in Edison, were named Greater Middlesex Conference Athletes of the Week.

Scott has been one of the Rams’ primary offensive weapons this year, averaging 15 points per game. He combines quickness with outstanding basketball IQ and plays a major role in breaking full-court ...

Wardlaw-Hartridge Community Enjoys Winning Winter Games

EDISON, NJ -- All three Wardlaw-Hartridge varsity winter teams prevailed at the third annual Winter Games on Jan. 6. Students, parents, faculty, staff, alumni and friends attended the event, which was run by the Booster Club.

Junior Priya Golding of North Plainfield led the girls’ basketball team to its first victory of the season, scoring 19 points to fuel a 33-14 win over East ...

Plainfield Basketball Team Reportedly Greeted by Lynched Black Puppet in Clark High School

CLARK, NJ – The picture shows a black puppet, hanging by a string looped around its neck and hand, a basketball attached to one end.  This puppet is reportedly what greeted players from the Plainfield High School girls basketball team when they arrived at the Arthur L. Johnson High School for a Saturday morning game, according to posts on a Plainfield community Facebook ...

“Let Her Play”; Global Mixed Gender Basketball Supports Athlete Sydney Phillips.

EAST ORANGE, NJ - It’s clear gender roles will continue to have an impact on our society  and the decisions we make for our children.  Most recently, the state basketball community has been focused on the plight of Sydney Phillips and her fight to join the boys team in Kenilworth. James Scott, president and CEO of Global Mixed Gender Basketball weights in support of Sydney ...

Wardlaw-Hartridge Student Wins U.S. Table Tennis Title

LAS VEGAS, NV -- Ray Huang of Edison, a sophomore at The Wardlaw-Hartridge School in Edison, and two of his teammates from the New Jersey Table Tennis Club of Westfield captured the U.S. Open Junior Boys Team Table Tennis title in Las Vegas, NV this week.

Starting in 1934, the annual U.S. Open is the longest currently running table tennis tournament in the United States. The event regularly ...

Girls Swimming: Scotch Plains-Fanwood Sinks Chatham, 95.5 - 74.5

Scotch Plains-Fanwood -- In their first meeting since their narrow loss at the State Sectionals in February, the Raider girls defeated Chatham, 95.5 - 74.5.

DeeDee Maizes won the 200 Freestyle and was part of the winning 200 Freestyle Relay and 400 Freestyle Relay teams. Her sister, Rachel, won the 200 IM and was on the winning 200 Freestyle Relay team.

After the meet, Raiders Head Coach ...

Plainfield Lady Vikings Win at American Youth Cheer-Dance-Step National Competition

PLAINFIELD, NJ - The Plainfield Lady Vikings recently traveled to Orlando, Florida to compete in the American Youth  Cheer-Dance-Step National Competition. 

There were teams from eight regions across the country, including Desert Pacific, Mountain Northwest, Midwest, Southwest, Big East, Atlantic, New England, and Southeast. Each team competes within their particular categories ...

Plainfield Boxing Academy Owner to Run 100-Mile Marathon for Local Kids

PLAINFIELD, NJ - Lee Starks is the owner of Plainfield Boxing Academy (PBA), and he is doing an incredible thing for kids in the community.

On Saturday, Dec. 17th, Lee is participating in the 100-mile Devil Dog Ultra Marathon, and all of the proceeds he is raising in this quest will go towards PBA's programs for children in the community. He has been preparing for it all year, having ...

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Community Options to Host 9th Annual 5K Run to Support People with Disabilities

January 19, 2017

On Saturday morning, February 11, 2017, people across 32 cities in 9 states will participate in the ninth annual Cupid’s Chase 5K run, presented by Community Options, Inc to support the special needs community.  New Brunswick's race will be help at Buccleuch Park, 321 Easton Avenue starting at 9am - registration opens at 8am!

Community Options is a national nonprofit ...

Community Options to Host 9th Annual 5K Run to Support People with Disabilities

January 19, 2017

On Saturday morning, February 11, 2017, people across 32 cities in 9 states will participate in the ninth annual Cupid’s Chase 5K run, presented by Community Options, Inc to support the special needs community.  New Brunswick's race will be help at Buccleuch Park, 321 Easton Avenue starting at 9am - registration opens at 8am!

Community Options is a national nonprofit ...