Sports

Joint Motion Physical Therapy Athlete of the Week: Girls Soccer's Erika Muskus

acf24357fafe93fe7f95_IMG_9801.jpg
Erika Muskus, center, is congratulated by teammates after her second of three goals Thursday. Credits: Matt Kipp
00db5400f3f1fff3cc60_IMG_9830.jpg
Erika Muskus scored her first career hat trick to lead the Raiders over Hunterdon Central. Credits: Matt Kipp
e98cf5058afa4c1e1a98_Joint_Motion_exterior_photo1.jpg
Joint Motion Physical Therapy is located across the street from the Stage House Tavern in Scotch Plains. Credits: John Mooney
c226c02bc9b50e5aa1d3_CSC_0253.JPG
Erika Muskus, #20, is the Joint Motion Physical Therapy Athlete of the Week. Credits: Matt Kipp
9cc7faaefa38ea212cfe_Joint_Motion_logo.jpg
0c4f83272e7c4f17d18c_IMG_9845.jpg
Erika Muskus makes a pass through Hunterdon Central's defensive pressure. Credits: Matt Kipp
acf24357fafe93fe7f95_IMG_9801.jpg

SCOTCH PLAINS/FANWOOD — With five goals in three games -- including a hat trick to lead Scotch Plains-Fanwood to 5-2 victory over Hunterdon Central and a goal to help the Raiders get past A.L. Johnson (Clark) in the Union County tournament -- Erika Muskus is the Joint Motion Physical Therapy Athlete of the Week.

Muskus, a senior, has scored 10 goals (one short of her season best) with seven assists this year. She is tied with Corrinne Lyght behind Kerri McNeely for the team lead (12). 

The Raiders (11-3) are ranked 11th in the state and will face Union in the semifinals of the Union County tournament on Sun, Oct. 22 at 5 p.m. It will be a rematch of the Tuesday, Oct. 17 game in which Union edged the Raiders, 2-1.

Sign Up for E-News

Muskus has committed to play next year at Gettysburg College in Pennsylvania.

Joint Motion Physical Therapy is located across the street from the Stage House Tavern and shares a free, handicap accessible parking lot with the Scotch Plains Public Library. Joint Motion can be reached for an appointment by phone 908-322-3202, or email frontoffice@jointmotionpt.com. You can also learn more at www.facebook.com/JointMotionPT.

Joint Motion Physical Therapy
373 Park Ave.
Scotch Plains, NJ 07076
908-322.3202
www.jointmotionpt.com

TAP Into Another Town's News:

You May Also Be Interested In

Sign Up for E-News

Scotch Plains/Fanwood

Summer Life Guard Job Opportunity in Union County

April 10, 2018

UNION COUNTY, NJ - Summer lifeguard positions are available at Union County’s public swimming pool, the Walter Ulrich Memorial Pool at Rahway River Park in Rahway.

“Union County’s Ulrich Pool provides our youth and adult summer job seekers with an opportunity to enjoy working outdoors in the fresh air all summer long while sharpening valuable life skills including leadership, ...

Why We Keep Kosher

Why We Keep Kosher

This week's parshah, Shemini, introduces the Torah's dietary laws. Animals must chew their cud and have split hooves to be kosher, fish need fins and scales, and a list of forbidden fowl is enumerated.

To those of us in Jewish education, it is a continuing source of disappointment that so many Jews still believe the kosher laws to be outdated.

Politics IS Government in Union County

April 21, 2018

Dear Editor:

After Bruce Patterson of Garwood was stopped from speaking at the Union County Freeholder meeting of March 22 regarding the politics behind refusing to give the party line to a sitting Freeholder, I thought this brazen suppression of free speech could not go unanswered.

At the April 19 meeting I answered with these comments.

After ten years of following government in Union ...

Helping Teenagers Deal with Prom Night Stress

April 18, 2018

Prom can be one of the most exciting times for your teenager but at the same time one of the most stressful. 

It can also be very stressful for parents as they prepare themselves to accept that their teenager is graduating and soon going away to school, while planning a weekend away after prom night. Going to the Shore for the weekend or somewhere overnight has become more of the ...

How to Report Potholes in Union County

April 21, 2018

UNION COUNTY, NJ -- With the winter weather finally winding down, potholes are a frequent issue for drivers.

To report a pothole or any other issue with a Union County road, use an online form available through the Union County Department of Public Works and Facilities Management at ucnj.org/pot-hole.

County roads are identified by their blue route signs, which include the letters ...

Upcoming Events

Sat, April 21, 10:00 AM

Cranford Community Center, Cranford

"All About Owls" Nature Presentation with The ...

Arts & Entertainment

Sat, April 21, 11:00 AM

PetSmart, Millburn

Dog Adoption Event

Other

Sat, April 21, 12:00 PM

Fanwood-Scotch Plains YMCA, Scotch Plains

Healthy Kids Day

Health & Wellness