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11th Annual John Shippen Youth Golf Academy Held in Scotch Plains

July 24, 2016

SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- Eighteen young golfers teed off at the 11th annual John Shippen Youth Golf Academy (JSYGA) Golf Tournament at the Shady Rest at Scotch Hills Country Club on Saturday, July 16, 2016. 

The next generation of young professional golfers ages 7 -17 demonstrated their prowess on the pristine 9-hole golf course. The sun ...

Union Catholic’s 16-Year-Old Olympic Hurdler Prepares for Rio

SCOTCH PLAINS, N.J. – Runners, to your mark. Get set. Bang!

As a four-year track-and-field athlete, she’s heard it a thousand times before. But, when Sydney McLaughlin of Union Catholic High School takes her starting position on the track in the 400-meter hurdles next month, she will bear the weight of the entire nation on her shoulders.

The 16-year-old hurdler will be ...

Former Scotch Plains-Fanwood HS Soccer Star James Murphy Signs with British Club

SCOTCH PLAINS/FANWOOD, NJ -- Former Scotch Plains-Fanwood High School soccer player and 2016 graduate James Murphy has signed a three-year deal to play with British club Sheffield Wednesday FC, according to SoccerAmerica.com.

Murphy, 18, played soccer for SPFHS during his freshman and sophomore years before electing to play academy soccer for the Players Development Academy (PDA) team in ...

Baseball: Scotch Plains-Fanwood Players in NPGL All-Star Games

UNION COUNTY, NJ --  The New Providence Green League and Gold League held their first ever All-Star Games today (8U to 14U) on baseball fields in several towns throughout Union County.

Below is the list of players from Scotch Plains-Fanwood who were selected to play.

8u Green American
Tyler Glynn      ...

11th Annual John Shippen Youth Golf Academy Held in Scotch Plains

July 24, 2016

SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- Eighteen young golfers teed off at the 11th annual John Shippen Youth Golf Academy (JSYGA) Golf Tournament at the Shady Rest at Scotch Hills Country Club on Saturday, July 16, 2016. 

The next generation of young professional golfers ages 7 -17 demonstrated their prowess on the pristine 9-hole golf course. The sun ...

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The Summer Contract Negotiations Are Slow But Not Mo

Muhammad Wilkerson. 40 yard dash time at the NFL combine - 4.96 seconds; time to complete the Muhammad Wilkerson multi-year deal took months and months and months(seconds and seconds and so on), down to the final deadline. It's almost like the New York Jets have perfected this pattern of dealing with players, making the New York Jets fans crazy. I'm almost crazy enough at this point to ...