Sports

July 10, 2018

TAMPERE, FINLAND - Jordan West of Rahway finished sixth in the shot put on the first day of the IAAF U20 Junior World Track & Field Championships held Tuesday in Tampere Stadium. West's best throw was his first, which traveled 19.86 meters/65 feet, 2 inches. The sophomore at the University ...

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RAHWAY, NJ - Jordan West of Rahway, a sophomore at the University of Tennessee, is headed to Finland to compete in the shot put for the USA at the IAAF World U20 track and field championships set for July 10 to 15. West placed second in the shot put last month to earn a spot on the USA team for ...

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This year marked the inauguration of the Athletes-of-the Month program at Rahway High School, begun by its student-run newspaper, Rho Eta Sigma. The brainchild of editor-in-chief Alejandro Ramirez and organized by Ramirez and sports editor Dominick Williams, the program finished the year strong and ...

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COLUMBUS, NJ - The Rahway girls 4x100 relay team set a school record in placing eighth and junior Stacey Saint-Paul earned seventh place in the shot put for the Indians at the NJSIAA Meet of Champions held Saturday at Northern Burlington High. The Indians' 4x100 team of Jodi Alston, Alexus ...

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COLUMBUS, NJ - Rahway junior Ola Akande placed fifth in the 100-meter hurdles and also helped the 4x100 team earn a seventh-place finish at the NJSIAA Meet of Champions held Saturday at Northern Burlington High. Akande clocked a personal-best time of 14.12 in the hurdles and anchored the 4x100 ...

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Sprinter Marvin Polynice and hurdlers Ola Akande and Brian Diaz headline a list of Rahway athletes headed to the boys track & field NJSIAA Meet of Champions set for Saturday, June 9 at Northern Burlington High. Rahway place fourth as a team with 30 points at the state Group 3 meet held over ...

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Stacey Saint-Paul, the NJSIAA Group 3 state champion in the shot put, will headline a group of Rahway High girls track & field team members who will compete in the NJSIAA Meet of Champions set for Saturday, June 9 at Northern Burlington High. Saint-Paul won the shot put with a throw of 41 ...

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MIDDLETOWN, NJ - The Rahway boys and girls both won NJSIAA North Jersey, Section 2, Group 3 state titles in track & field at the sectional meet held over the weekend at Middletown North High. It was the first time both squads won sectional crowns in the same year. Ola Akande and Marvin ...

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For the first time since giving out the Athlete-of-the-Month award, Rho Eta Sigma, the student newspaper of Rahway High School, has awarded the female honor to a team of four, the indoor track team’s girls 4x200 relay. Nominated by Coach Leon Bunion, the four girls are Jodi Alston, Ka’Rynn Hill, ...

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RAHWAY, NJ - Jason Winters collected four hits, including a double and a triple, and knocked in three and Matt Houck rapped three doubles and drove across two to fuel Rahway's 10-0 baseball win over St. Benedict's on Friday at Veterans' Field. Luis Muller helped spark the offense from the top of ...

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RAHWAY, NJ - Jason Winters scattered six hits in pitching the shutout and Dominick Williams drove across two runs in Rahway's 8-0 baseball win over Roselle Catholic on Thursday at Veterans' Field. Winters threw 91 pitches in his complete game, striking out three and walking one for ...

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RAHWAY, NJ - Jayson Gonzalez pitched a five-hitter and also drove in what proved to be the winning run in the second inning of Rahway's 3-2 baseball victory over Brearley on Tuesday at Veterans' Field. In the second inning, Ryan Beenders doubled and scored on Gonzalez's single to stake Rahway ...

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RAHWAY, NJ - Andres Garcia, Jason Winters and Jayson Gonzalez knocked in three runs apiece to power Rahway's 13-0 baseball win over Roselle on Monday at Veterans' Field. Gonzalez collected three hits, including a double, and scored three runs in the 12-hit attack by Rahway (12-5). Winters ...

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RAHWAY, NJ - Sophomore Ryan Beenders earned his first varsity baseball victory by pitching Rahway past Iselin Kennedy, 5-1, on Saturday at Veterans' Field. On Friday, Jordan Becker's two-run single in the top of the 10th inning keyed a four-run rally that lifted the Indians over Linden, 6-2, in ...

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RAHWAY, NJ - Andres Garcia came through with a two-out, two-strike three-run homer in the bottom of the sixth inning to give Rahway the final runs in an 8-6 baseball victory over Oratory on Thursday at Veterans' Field. Oratory (8-6) had scored four runs in the top of the sixth inning to grab a ...

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CLARK, NJ - Luis Muller scored on a sacrifice fly off the bat of Jordan Becker, breaking the final tie in the bottom of the ninth to give Rahway a 10-9 baseball victory over Roselle Park on Tuesday at Arthur L. Johnson High. Rahway (8-5) was the home team, but the game was played at Johnson's ...

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RAHWAY, NJ - Isabel Elliot and Billie Kluse each rapped a triple, scored a run and drove in one to highlight the effort for Rahway in a 13-3 softball setback to Summit on Monday. Ava Garay singled and doubled for Rahway (2-7), which received two hits and a run scored from Faith Garcia. Gabbie ...

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KENILWORTH, NJ - Jayson Gonzalez struck out 10 in pitching a six-inning, two-hitter and also hit two doubles and scored three runs in Rahway's 12-1 baseball victory over Brearley on Saturday. Gonzalez allowed one run and one walk in his two-hit gem. Andres Garcia had two hits and drove in three ...

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PLAINFIELD, NJ - Jordan Becker drove across two runs in the fourth inning and Jason Winters pitched a five-hitter in leading Rahway to a 2-1 baseball victory over Plainfield on Thursday. Radison Bonilla's RBI in the bottom of the first had staked Plainfield (2-5) to a 1-0 lead before Becker ...

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HILLSIDE, NJ - Andres Garcia collected three hits, including a home run, and drove in two runs to highlight Rahway's 15-3 baseball victory over Hillside on Tuesday. Fueling the 12-hit attack for Rahway (5-1) were Jason Winters, who had three hits, scored four runs and drove home one for the ...

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EDISON, NJ - Dominick Williams had two RBI and David Shepherd doubled and knocked in three to highlight undefeated Rahway's 10-6 baseball victory over Bishop Ahr on Friday. Jason Winters scored three runs for Rahway (4-0), which also received two runs, a hit and an RBI from Andres ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - Andres Garcia drove in three runs and Ryan Beenders, Jordan Becker and Matt Houck knocked in two runs apiece in Rahway's 9-6 baseball win over Oratory on Monday. Beenders finished with two hits, including a double, and scored twice for Rahway, which drew 11 walks and was hit by ...

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RAHWAY, NJ - Ava Garay belted two home runs and knocked in six to highlight Rahway's 20-3 softball win over Roselle Catholic on Monday. Garay also doubled in her three-hit effort for Rahway, which received three hits, three runs and two RBI from winning pitcher Billie Kluse, who struck out 10 in ...

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Rahway High School recently recognized four student-athletes for their accomplishments during their respective sports seasons, three winter athletes and one from the fall. Their interviews with the high school newspaper, Rho Eta Sigma, appear below. By Alejandro Ramirez (Editor-in- Chief) and ...

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RAHWAY, NJ - Rahway made a late comeback to tie the score, but Luke Valeriano ruined the ending for the Indians by sinking a shot that gave Colonia a 51-49 boys basketball upset in the quarterfinals of the North Jersey, Section 2, Group 3 state tournament on Wednesday night.  Top-seeded ...

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RAHWAY, NJ - Keyshawn Cummings scored a game-high 22 points to lead four players in double figures as top-seeded Rahway defeated Somerville, 77-55, in the opening round of the North Jersey, Section 2, Group 3 boys basketball state tournament on Monday. Zi'on Pendleton and Nicolas Galette each ...

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TOMS RIVER, NJ - Rahway junior Marvin Polynice ran 50.64 in the 400 meters, good for seventh place at the NJSIAA Winter Indoor Track Meet of Champions held Sunday in the Bennett Center. Polynice also helped Rahway place fourth at the Meet of Champions in the 4x400 relay with teammates Raul ...

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RAHWAY, NJ - Antonio Alfano, one of the top high school football recruits in the country, is leaving after one season at Rahway High School and is likely to play football for Colonia High in the fall, according to two published reports. Rahway football coach Brian Russo told myCentralJersey.com ...

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TOMS RIVER, NJ - Stacey Saint-Paul set a Rahway school record in winning silver in the shot put at the NJSIAA Group 2 Winter Track Championships held Friday in the Bennett Center. Saint-Paul set her Rahway record with a throw of 40 feet, 7 inches.

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TOMS RIVER, NJ - Marvin Polynice won two gold medals for Rahway at the NJSIAA Group 2 Winter Track meet held over the weekend in the Bennett Center. Polynice set a person record in the 400-meter run with a time of 50.39, edging out Delsea's Michael Szwed, who was second in ...

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