SCOTCH PLAINS/FANWOOD, NJ -- The Scotch Plains-Fanwood Board of Education celebrated the holiday season and the success of its fall sports teams at its Thursday, Dec. 19, meeting.

Students from Park Middle School Blue Notes regaled the large audience with a brief concert of holiday classics.

During the Fall Sports Recognition ceremony, the BOE honored the varsity field hockey team, which on their conference, the varsity girls soccer team, which reached the state finals for the first time in the program's storied history, and the boys JV soccer team, which scored with 0:00 left on the clock and salvaged a tie with Westfield to earn a co-county championship. is Scotch Plains-Fanwood’s only free daily local news source. Sign up for our free daily eNewsletter and “Like” us on Facebook and twitter @SPF_TAP. Download the free TAPinto App for iPhone or Android.