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Joint Motion Physical Therapy Athlete of the Week

September 28, 2022

SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- The Scotch Plains-Fanwood gymnastics team has gotten off to a 6-0 start this season, and one of the main reasons has been the performances of senior Shay Farley. For her skills and leadership, Shay is this week's Joint Motion Physical Therapy Athlete of the Week. "Shay ...

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SCOTCH PLAINS-FANWOOD, NJ – Scotch Plains-Fanwood High School boys soccer player Dylan Fei is the epitome of a scholar-athlete. A co-captain of the team, Dylan last week was named as a semi-finalist for the prestigious National Merit Scholarship® Program. The academic distinction came the same ...

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This week's Joint Motion Physical Therapy Athlete of the Week goes to Scotch Plains-Fanwood girls soccer goalkeeper Rebecca Kessler, who blanked her opponents in the first two games and has given up just two goals while notching 24 saves in the young season. Being named a co-captain adds a lot ...

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SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- As the kicker for the varsity football team at Scotch Plains-Fanwood High School, Kyle Brainard knows what it's like to go to battle on and off the field. For his resilience, Brainard has been named this week's Joint Motion Physical Therapy Athlete of the Week. Brainard, who ...

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SCOTCH PLAINS/FANWOOD, NJ -- In his first career start, Anthony Tittanegro made his presence known... and then some. The senior running back totaled 236 offensive yards and two touchdowns in Scotch Plains-Fanwood's defeat of North Plainfield on Friday, aiding the Raiders to their first opening ...

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SCOTCH PLAINS/FANWOOD, NJ -- Raiders track star, Duke commit Julia Jackson, and MIT-bound lacrosse player Isaiah Nathaniel have been named the Joint Motion Physical Therapy Athletes of the Year. Julia Jackson has redefined sprinting and created a legacy for Scotch Plains-Fanwood track. She holds ...

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SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- Scotch Plains-Fanwood boys volleyball's Nick Schmidt was named to first-team All-State for his efforts and performance during the season, becoming the first individual in program history to be recognized for the honor. For this achievement, Schmidt is this week's Joint Motion ...

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SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- Nine Scotch Plains-Fanwood volleyball players were honored with All-Union County Conference accolades this past week, with four players earning first-team recognition. For their season-long performance and awards, they are this week's Joint Motion Physical Athletes of the ...

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SCOTCH PLAINS/FANWOOD, NJ -- For the first time ever, the Scotch Plains-Fanwood boys lacrosse team are state champions. And for that, it is easy to name the program as the Joint Motion Physical Therapy Athletes of the Week. The Raider defeated Shawnee on Wednesday to capture the overall Group ...

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SCOTCH PLAINS/FANWOOD, NJ -- As the captain and one of the few returning varsity players from last year's squad going into the 2022 season, Ryan Beauregard has provided the Scotch Plains-Fanwood baseball team with offensive firepower and top-tier leadership in his final season with the program. For ...

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SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- Trish Gillen is a force on the Scotch Plains-Fanwood girls lacrosse offense. The senior is perhaps the main factor in controlling time of possession while also serving as one of the Raiders' most pivotal attackers. For her performance this season, and for scoring 15 goals in ...

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SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- Andrew Yu is a hole-in-one player for the Scotch Plains-Fanwood golf program. The senior has finished as the leader in scores for almost all of the matches for the Raiders this season, once again showcasing he is the true No. 1 of this year's unit. For his season long ...

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SCOTCH PLAINS/FANWOOD, NJ -- Scotch Plains-Fanwood softball has not had this many wins in over two decades, and has now captured the Union County-Valley division title in a year demonstrating a drastic program turnaround. For becoming Union County-Valley champions, and for their season-long ...

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SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- After just a three win season in 2021, the Raiders already have 12 victories midway through this year's campaign, the most in a season since 2015. A big part of the program overhaul has been pitcher and outfielder Maeve Kahora. For Kahora's recent and season long performance, ...

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Scotch Plains-Fanwood improved this weekend to 12-0, and a big part of it has been the play of sophomore Tim Ennis.  Ennis recorded 11 kills, 2 digs, 10 service points and four aces against Piscataway on Friday; 12 kills, 8 digs, 5 blocks, and 5 service points against Old Bridge on Saturday; ...

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SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- Elle Priesing can do anything on a lacrosse field. She creates turnovers, wins draw controls, distributes the ball... and, oh yeah, scores! For notching her 100th career goal against Millburn on Apr. 5, and for a flying start to the 2022 season, Priesing is this week's Joint ...

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SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- Whoever came up with the cliché 'brains and brawn'... they were probably inspired by Isaiah Nathaniel. The Scotch Plains-Fanwood senior is a renaissance man to the fullest extent, parlaying his talents in the classroom and on the field into a commitment to the Massachusets ...

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SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- The Scotch Plains-Fanwood boys lacrosse team will be returning several all-county players from last year's team, one which had the most victories since the 2013-14 season. Among the top returners will be first team-all county midfielder and Scranton commit Matt Power, this ...

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SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- Years before Jenai Berry became an All-American for the Scotch Plains-Fanwood track program, head coach Jeff Koegel had only heard stories about her performances. “I had Jenai's older brother in class, he used to tell me that his little sister did age-group track, and he ...

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SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- In 1957, students began walking the halls at the Scotch Plains-Fanwood High School building for the first time. Nearly three-quarters of a century later, no female student in Raiders athletics has been more successful in track and field than Julia Jackson. "Julia is a ...

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SCOTCH PLAINS/FANWOOD, NJ -- The Raiders' R & R Boys will wrestle in the Regions this weekend.  Seniors Anthony Robinson (165 lbs.) and Tommy Ricci (285 lbs.) both had outstanding District Tournaments last weekend when they both placed second. This coming weekend, if they place in the top ...

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SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- Matt Reynolds is (basically) perfect. The Scotch Plains-Fanwood junior bowler became the NJSIAA Group 3, Section 2 individual champion this past week, bowling to near-flawlessness with a high game of 299 and series high at 736, propelling the Raiders to the state tournament ...

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As championship season began for winter sports, school records have fallen at a fast pace. Raiders runners Julie Jackson, Grace Kennedy, and Jenai Berry have the three fastest 400 times in the state. That awesome threesome combined with Danielle Most to create the top 4x400 relay team in New ...

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SCOTCH PLAINS/FANWOOD, NJ -- Emily Friscia is ambitious, whether it is toeing the three-point line with seconds trickling from the clock or planning off-season team meetings as the unanimously selected team captain. Her ambition has led her presence to not just being felt on the hardwood during the ...

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SCOTCH PLAINS/FANWOOD, NJ -- Matt Nervi is blossoming... and he is not even close to his final form. Developing on the varsity team since he was a freshman, Scotch Plains-Fanwood's leading scorer has demonstrated the ability this season head coach Steve Siracusa saw of the junior when he first ...

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SCOTCH PLAINS/FANWOOD, NJ -- Amanda Baylock can shoot. She can also pass, rebound, and can steal. Just as importantly, she knows how to win. The versatile sophomore point guard has produced in everyway for the Raiders as the second-year signal caller of the offense, averaging 18.4 points, 4.8 ...

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SCOTCH PLAINS/FANWOOD, NJ -- Whatever is in the water fountain at Scotch Plains-Fanwood High School, keep giving it to the girls track 4x400 team, because they cannot stop winning. One spring track season removed from being state champions in the 4x400, the returning trio of Julia Jackson, Grace ...

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SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- What is better than being the best in the state at one event? Two events! Scotch Plains-Fanwood's Grace Kennedy is already one of the most accomplished runners at the high school in recent memory, and now, the senior has begun her last winter track season with the state's ...

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SCOTCH PLAINS/FANWOOD, NJ -- A senior and Bryant University commit, Aidan Trenery has helped lead the Raiders to a strong start of the season. He was part of the winning medley relay that set the tone for Scotch Plains-Fanwood's win against Summit, on the road to start the season, at the Summit ...

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SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- Seven Scotch Plains-Fanwood field hockey players were selected to the All-Essex/Union-Red Division and All-County teams on Wednesday. This year was the first season the Raiders participated in the Essex/Union-Red Division after reaching the state finals last season. The ...

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