Sports

January 18, 2019

A girls hockey workshop at the Westfield Rink drew 55 players this week. WESTFIELD, NJ – There weren’t many opportunities available for girls to play hockey when she grew up in the town, but that didn’t stop her. Rebecca Morse, who plays for the Metropolitan Riveters, a part of the National ...

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WESTFIELD, NJ — Junior guard Caroline Dwyer sank a go-ahead 3-pointer with 20 seconds left and then came down with a big defensive rebound to help seal Westfield's 50-47 girls basketball victory over Roselle Catholic Tuesday afternoon. The tightly contested triumph gave Westfield (8-4) a season ...

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ROSELLE, NJ - A new athletic program to prepare athletes for high school competition is coming to Grace Wilday Junior High School in 2019. Boys in the eighth-grade will be meeting at Abraham Clark High School with the football coach, James Williams, on a regular basis from January to ...

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PLAINFIELD, NJ - The Plainfield Cardinals boys basketball team outscored the Roselle Rams on Thursday in a 73-31 win at home.       Jamarques Lawrence contributed 13 points, DaRon Montgomery added 11, and Jalier Burns scored 10.  Jymirr Harvey had three 3-pointers, and Tyejuan ...

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SCOTCH PLAINS-FANWOOD, NJ -- A fit and aggressive Roselle Park wrestling team battled Scotch Plains-Fanwood for a 37-30 win on Wednesday at SPFHS.  Eddie Smith, a senior wrestling in the heavyweight division, energized the team and the crowd with a pin in just 13 seconds. "I knew Eddie could ...

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It was a tremendous honor on December 3 to induct the largest, most impressive Hall of Fame class in NJSIAA history. This stellar, 16-member group entering the NJSIAA Gallagher/Bollinger Hall of Fame includes an Olympic Gold Medalist, a Heisman Trophy winner, a Cy Young Award winner, a NCAA ...

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SCOTCH PLAINS/FANWOOD, NJ -- David S. Blitzer, a co-owner of the New Jersey Devils, Philadelphia 76ers, and Crystal Palace FC, will return to Scotch Plains-Fanwood High School on December 11 for his induction into the school's Hall of Fame. A graduate of the class of 1987, Blitzer went on to ...

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CRANFORD, NJ – The Union County College Women’s Soccer Team traveled to Rockford, IL, to compete in the 2018 National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Women’s Soccer National Tournament and finished third in the nation. After winning their first game in the tournament, they fell to #2 ...

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ROSELLE NJ - The past and the future will come together on the basketball court for the Annual Roselle Pride Rams Basketball Alumni/Varsity game on Friday, December 7, at 6:30 p.m. in Abraham Clark High School's large gymnasium.  The event will feature former state and conference alumni ...

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SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ - Tailgate with Former NY Giants Ottis Anderson, Jay Alford, Eric Dorsey, and Bill Neill and let them give you insight on what went wrong this season and how to fix it….FAST! Join in on the fun this coming Sunday, December 9, at the Shackamaxon Country Club located at 100 ...

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UNION, NJ -  Early Bird Registration for the 2019 Union Little League spring season is available online now. Union Little League is open to all boys and girls.  Registration can be completed online at www.unionlittleleague.org.  Registration must be completed and received by February 10, ...

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ROSELLE, NJ - Roselle Fireman Wendell Williams and his team presented a football jersey to his fellow fireman during last Sundays police vs fire football game.  The jersey was presented by Williams and his boys of the Roselle Rams 7u team as a thank you.   Earlier this year Williams, head coach ...

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UNION COUNTY, NJ - The American Hiking Society established Take A Hike Day, each year falling on Nov. 17, as a way to encourage families and individuals to get outside, and to connect with nature.  Freewalkers, a non-profit walking group, is challenging people to collectively hike 1,000 miles or ...

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ROSELLE, NJ - First it was softball, and this time its football and it got real, as Roselle PD took the win for the second time this year over the guys at the Roselle Fire Dept. on Sunday morning by beating them by a score of (34-28). The Rally for the Rams Fourth Annual Charity Football Game ...

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ROSELLE, NJ - Alan Prochazka arrived on Abraham Clark High School’s soccer field ready to coach ten years ago, with only eight boys showing up for the first practice. “Roselle had suffered through many losing seasons and very few students wanted to participate,” Prochazka recalled. “We were able ...

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CRANFORD – The Union County College Women’s Soccer Team will compete in the 2018 National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Women’s Soccer National Championship Tournament from November 8-11, in Rockford, IL. This past weekend, the Lady Owls were named the Region XIX Champions when they ...

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SPOTSWOOD, NJ - The Spotswood High School football team lost their final home game in heartbreaking fashion in overtime to Roselle High School 22-21. After a scoreless first half, Roselle got on the scoreboard first in the third quarter. Spotswood answered back when Tallen Smith connected with ...

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CRANFORD – The Union County College Women’s Soccer team is currently undefeated sitting on a ten-game win streak. Their current record is 10-0. On Oct. 2, the Lady Owls shut out Ocean County College by a score of 10-0. The previous week, on Sept. 25, the National Junior College Athletic Association ...

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RAHWAY, NJ-  The Arthur L. Johnson High School Crusaders varsity football team started Friday night's game with a 0-2 record following their home opener on September 7. The seniors knew it would be now-or-never to keep the team working hard and playing hard to get to a .500 record before the ...

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ROSELLE, NJ - Abraham Clark's Rams are (2-0) in the season so far by winning their second straight game by defeating Hillside.   Ben Hais opened the scoring for Roselle in the second minute off a cross from Brayan Ramirez. Olivier Louis doubled the lead in the 38th minute again off a cross from ...

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ROSELLE, NJ - The 2018 Soccer Opening Season begins this Thursday, September 6, for the Abraham Clark H.S Soccer Team. Senior Jaheem Hayles will lead the Rams team against Rahway at 4 p.m. on the Warinanco Park turf field off 3rd Ave.  The team was undefeated in preseason and is looking to build ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - One of the eight former Rutgers University football players facing charges from a credit card fraud scheme was released from jail today without bail after a brief court hearing in which the defendant appeared via a video connection from the county jail. Brendan Devera, ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ  - Fans going to Scarlet Knights football games will find a long list of ways to improve their game day this year, from the convenience of digital tickets, to opportunities for sideline passes to bottomless popcorn buckets, or maybe a healthier BBQ chicken and mushroom ...

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ROSELLE, NJ - One of the best Battle of the Badges to date was played this past Saturday afternoon as Roselle Police busted onto the scene and took the coveted trophy away from Roselle Fire by a score of 20-6, in the annual Battalion Chief Johnny Lynn Softball Game. The event now in its 4th year ...

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ROSELLE PARK, NJ - The Casano Community Center will begin registration for the Roselle Park Volleyball League from August 1, through August 10. All games will be played in the Community Center’s backyard starting August 22, 2018. Registration is FREE for Roselle Park residents only. Residents ...

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ROSELLE, NJ - The Roselle Department of Recreation held their annual 3 on 3 Basketball Tournament this past Saturday.  Teams of all ages competed against each other 3 on 3 playing half court for a chance a winning a trophy for their team.  A food truck was at the court for refreshments and a ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - Collectors can own a unique piece of New York Yankees history if they attend Joe Bodnar’s Sports Memorabilia Auction this weekend and are willing to dig deep in to their pockets. A pair of cleats worn by former New York Yankees relief pitcher Sparky Lyle in the early 1970s will ...

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ROSELLE, NJ - The trash talk has begun! That’s right, It’s that time again for the “Battle of the Badges” in the Battalion Chief Johnny Lynn Annual Softball Game.  Roselle firemen have taken the coveted trophy three years straight. This year Roselle police officers will need to step up their ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - For all the critics of the athletics program at New Jersey’s largest public university, there are more than a dozen reasons to cheer for successes of the sports programs and teams on the playing fields, in classrooms and beyond. Here are 17 on the field and off the field ...

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CRANFORD – Student-athletes on the Union County College women’s and men’s track and field teams competed in the National Junior College Athletic Association Division III Outdoor Track and Field Championship from May 10-12,  at Mohawk Valley Community College in Utica, New York. For the women’s ...

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