SCOTCH PLAINS/FANWOOD, NJ -- The Scotch Plains-Fanwood Raiders (22-3), ranked no. 4 in the state, take on top ranked Washington Township (25-1), the no. 3 team in the entire country, at Kean University today at 12:30 p.m. in the NJSIAA Group IV boys soccer state final.
Raiders goalkeeper Sean Murray has 17 shutouts on the season. The scoring is led by Jassiem Wahtuse (10 goals, 1 assist), Justin Rodriquez (9 goals, 12 assists), Zach Lipshitz (8 goals, 4 assists), and Joey Bianco (8 goals). Scotch Plains-Fanwood is seeking its eighth state championship in boys soccer.
Meanwhile, in a different kind of football, the undefeated 8th grade Scotch Plains Fanwood Football Team will take on Summit in the NJ Youth Football Super Bowl today at 2:00 p.m. in Perth Amboy (at 300 Eagle Road).