Wrestling: District 13 Tourney Results; Plainfield's Chajon Wins Third at 285 lbs.

February 19, 2017

SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- At the NJSIAA District 13 Wrestling Tournament in Scotch Plains, SPF finished third behind Catholic School sports powerhouses Seton Hall Prep and St. Peter's Prep.

SPF's Sam Wustefeld won the 182 lb. weight class. Jeremy Lenart, who has been wrestling for just two years, finished second in the 113 lb. class., Jack Cannon (132 lbs.), Nick Palazzolo (152 lbs.), ...

Wrestling: Plainfield Sends Thirteen to District 13 Tournament in Scotch Plains on Saturday

PLAINFIELD, NJ - The Plainfield High School wrestling team will travel to Scotch Plains on Saturday to compete in the District 13 wrestling tournament.  It is the first time SPF will host the event. Participating schools are A.L. Johnson (Clark), Elizabeth, Linden, Plainfield, Rahway, St. Peter's Prep, Scotch Plains-Fanwood, Seton Hall Prep, and Summit.

The NJSIAA awarded Scotch ...

Wardlaw-Hartridge Students Raise Over $2,000 for Hoops for Heart Charity

EDISON, NJ -- Lower School students at The Wardlaw-Hartridge School in Edison raised $2,221 for the Hoops for Heart charity, which increases awareness and funding for victims of heart disease and stroke. The fund raising leaders from grades 1-4 are pictured with Dawn Francavilla of Somerset, Director of Student Life, and Club Interact member Rohan Arvindh of Edison. From left: Noah Evans of ...

First Tee of Plainfield One Day Golf Camp Over Holiday Weekend

PLAINFIELD, NJ - A day off from school means a day of fun playing golf with the First Tee of Plainfield.

This one day golf camp on Monday, Feb. 20th is for children ages 7-16.  Golf activities will take place from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm, and all campers will receive lunch and a snack. The camp costs $99, and you can register online here.

Monday's forecast is calling for warm weather, ...

Boys Basketball: Scotch Plains-Fanwood Defeats Plainfield, 47-41, Advances in County Tournament

SCOTCH PLAINS/FANWOOD, NJ -- Scotch Plains-Fanwood overcame a 5-point halftime deficit in a tight defensive game against Plainfield to win 47-41 and advance to the next round of the Union County tournament.

Tommy Drubulis (4) paced the Raiders with 11 points. Jack Brady (23) scored 9 points, including a 3-point shot and a first quarter dunk. Nigel Nelson (12) added 9 points with ...

Registration Open for Greta’s Run in Westfield Apr. 23

WESTFIELD, NJ — Registration for the fourth annual Greta’s Run, a 5K for people of all abilities coming April 23, is open. To register, click here.

The annual race was created in memory of Westfield High School student Greta Schoenemann. Co-founders Ben Nanna and Jayne Ruotolo skipped a year in 2016 when they decided to move the 5K from September (the month Greta ...

NJSIAA Execs Pass Final Vote for 30-Day Sit Out Transfer Rule

ROBBINSVILLE, NJ – A monumental change to New Jersey’s often discussed high school student-athlete transfer will get the makeover state officials have been working on for years.

By virtue of a 25-9-2 vote from the NJSIAA Executive Committee, the state’s governing body for high school athletics, a 30-day mandatory sit-out period will go into effect for just about all transfers ...

Pros vs. Joes Basketball Fundraiser Featuring Former NFL Players at Plainfield High School

PLAINFIELD, NJ - Pros vs. Joes, a basketball fundraiser featuring former NFL players who represent Lonnie Allgood's Dreams for Kids organization, will play against Plainfield’s Hubbard Middle School staff and students at Plainfield High School on Saturday, Feb. 25th.

This event, beginning at 6:00 pm, will also showcase the extraordinary talents of teachers and students, and recognize ...

Plainfield High School's Jaleel Simmons Signs with Tallahassee Eagles

PLAINFIELD, NJ - February 3, 2016 - Plainfield High School's basketball player and 2016 graduate, Jaleel Simmons, 6'4", has signed a two-year contract with the Tallahassee Eagles.

Simmons could not hide his excitement recently when he visited Plainfield High School.  "They are ranked 9th in the nation and I can't wait to get there," said Simmons. "I leave ...

Basketball: Nation's No. 11 Recruit, Nick Richards, Ejected After Wild Brawl at Patrick School-Union Catholic Game

SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- The nation's No. 11 basketball recruit paid a visit to Union Catholic in Scotch Plains Saturday, but it didn't last long. Patrick School center Nick Richards, the No. 1-ranked player in New Jersey and a Kentucky commit, was ejected along with Union Catholic's Jordan Pierce, a Dayton commit, after fighting a wild brawl that erupted in the game's first 30 ...

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