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Softball: Dayton Loses to Roselle Park 9-3

April 10, 2018

SPRINGFIELD, NJ – Dayton faced Roselle Park on a cold and windy Monday afternoon at home and lost 9-3.  The Bulldogs are now 1-2 on the season.

The Panthers led 4-0 after the top of the third inning.  The Bulldogs scored three runs in the bottom of the third inning and narrowed the lead to 4-3.  Freshman Abby Wilson singled and moved to second base on a walk to junior ...

Girls Softball: Plainfield Beats Roselle 16-9 on Opening Day

PLAINFIELD, NJ - Plainfield's Lady Cardinals beat Roselle 16-9 on Thursday, opening day of the softball season.

Senior Arianna Diaz gave up three hits and three walks, and struck out ten for the ...

Did Racism Prevent Babe Ruth from Becoming a Major League Manager?

BRONX, NY – As baseball approaches the April 15 anniversary of Jackie Robinson’s breaking the color barrier, a new book, BABE RUTH - A Superstar’s Legacy by Jerry Amernic, makes the case that The Bambino never got the coveted opportunity to become a big-league manager for fear that he might push for integration.

Babe Ruth’s grandson, Tom Stevens, wrote the Foreword ...

Bill to Prohibit Children Under 12 From Tackle Football Advances in State Assembly

TRENTON, NJ -   A proposed bill which would prohibit children under the age of 12 from participating in tackle football is beginning the path through the New Jersey Legislature.  The Bill  (A-3760) is similar, but not identical, to bills proposed in New York, Maryland, Illinois and California, according to its sponsor, Valerie Vainieri-Huttle (D-37)

Vainieri-Huttle is the ...

Local Fishing Areas to be Stocked for April Season Opening

UNION COUNTY, NJ - The New Jersey Division of Fish and Wildlife, have announced they will be stocking Union County’s parks and waterways for the opening day of trout season, scheduled for Saturday, April 7 at 8 a.m.

Union County rivers and lakes are scheduled to be stocked with 23,950 rainbow trout this spring. The trout are among approximately 570,000 rainbow trout raised this season at ...

Travels Spotlight - Neshanic Valley Golf Course to Host 28th Annual Somerset County Park Foundation Raymond L. Hughes Memorial Pro-Celebrity Golf Tournament

BRIDGEWATER, NJ – Somerset Patriots Manager Emeritus and Cy Young Award recipient Sparky Lyle will be the honoree at the 28th Annual Somerset County Park Foundation Raymond L. Hughes Memorial Pro-Celebrity Golf Tournament.

Lyle will join local golfers and more than 50 athletes from Major League Baseball, the National Football League, the National Hockey League, professional boxers, and ...

Sparky Lyle Honored at Pro-Celebrity Golf Tournament May 7

BRIDGEWATER, NJ – Somerset Patriots Manager Emeritus and Cy Young Award recipient Sparky Lyle will be the honoree at the 28th Annual Somerset County Park Foundation Raymond L. Hughes Memorial Pro-Celebrity Golf Tournament.

Lyle will join local golfers and more than 50 athletes from Major League Baseball, the National Football League, the National Hockey League, professional boxers, and ...

Mission Complete: Roselle Catholic Wins Tournament of Champions, Defeats Don Bosco Prep, 61-54

TRENTON, NJ — The golden ball trophy, earned each year by the New Jersey boys’ basketball Tournament of Champions winner, has been no stranger to Roselle Catholic High School in recent years.

And, while it may be arriving broken apart, the gleaming ball of accomplishment will again be making its way back to the school on the corner of Raritan Road and Pine Street. 

After ...

Boys Basketball: Reid Takes Over, Leads Roselle Catholic to State Title

TOMS RIVER, NJ — When Naz Reid is on top of his game, Roselle Catholic is as dangerous as any team in the nation.

The 6-foot-11 Reid has been one of the country’s best basketball players during his four-year career at Roselle Catholic. But his tenure as a player for the school was hanging by a thread in NJSIAA Non-Public B State Championship game Saturday night. 

Reid made ...

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