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Boys Soccer: Scotch Plains-Fanwood Stays Unbeaten with 3-0 Win over Cranford

September 29, 2016

SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ – The Scotch Plains-Fanwood Raiders controlled almost every aspect of the game Thursday afternoon, as they improved to 10-0 on the season with a 3-0 boys soccer victory over the Cranford Cougars.

The Raiders received a majority of their offense from senior Ryan Peterson, playing in his second game back from illness. Peterson scored the first two goals of the game, ...

Maplecrest Ford Lincoln and Operation Rebound: Working Together to Help Veterans and First Responders

UNION, NJ – Operation Rebound and Maplecrest Ford Lincoln have partnered together before, but the recent bike relay ride to Walter Reed Medical Center was special. 

Operation Rebound NJ Racing Team is a premier sports and fitness program for American military personnel, veterans and first responders with physical challenges. It provides unparalleled opportunities to pursue ...

Boys Soccer: Scotch Plains-Fanwood Needs Second-Half Rally to Outlast Bridgewater-Raritan, 2-1

BRIDGEWATER, NJ - The Scotch Plains-Fanwood Raiders boys soccer team survived a scare Saturday afternoon, remaining undefeated after rallying for a 2-1 victory over Bridgewater-Raritan.

The Panthers jumped out to an early 1-0 lead on Nate Race’s goal 10 minutes into the game, and Bridgewater-Raritan (5-1) took that lead into halftime.

“They had the advantage a little bit [in the ...

St. Joe's Jonathan Sot Hits Record 55-yard Field Goal

PERTH AMBOY, NJ – It was a kick that a pro would envy – Jonathan Sot, 16, a junior at St. Joseph High School in Metuchen, found the uprights with a 55-yard field goal kick in the Falcons' 43-15 victory over Perth Amboy last Friday. 

CLICK TO VIEW VIDEO OF SOT'S 55-YARD FIELD GOAL

Although a potentially risky move, St. Joe's head football ...

Boys Soccer: Scotch Plains-Fanwood Wins, 1-0, Over Hunterdon Central

Scotch Plains/Fanwood, NJ – The Scotch Plains-Fanwood Raiders (7-0) remain undefeated in boys soccer, as they handed the Hunterdon Central Red Devils (4-1) their first loss Thursday in a 1-0 game at Wexler Field.

Rob Devine-Gelling, who has a knack for the dramatic early on this season, provided Scotch Plains-Fanwood with the lone goal in the 31st minute of the first half.

Girls Soccer: Hunterdon Central Ties Scotch Plains-Fanwood, 1-1

FLEMINGTON, NJ - The Hunterdon Central girls soccer team went toe to toe with highly regarded Scotch Plains-Fanwood Thursday and fought them to a draw.

Brie Pavol scored in the first half to give Hunterdon Central its lone goal in a game that ended in a 1-1 tie after the teams battled through a scoreless overtime. Shaye Seyffart assisted on Pavol's goal.

Ava Gillikin of Hunterdon ...

Somerset Patriots Playoff Tickets On Sale

BRIDGEWATER, NJ - The Somerset Patriots won the Liberty Division Second Half Championship and clinched a playoff berth with their win on Saturday, Sept.10th. The team has placed playoff tickets on sale for the Liberty Division Series to be played at TD Bank Ballpark versus the Long Island Ducks.

The Somerset Patriots playoff schedule will be as follows:

Games 1 and 2 of the Division ...

Boys Soccer: Scotch Plains-Fanwood Downs ALJ (Clark), 7-1

SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ – On a dreary afternoon at Wexler Field, the Scotch Plains-Fanwood Raiders boys soccer team cruised to a 7-1 victory over the Arthur L. Johnson (Clark) Crusaders on Monday.

The Raiders scored early and often, receiving goals from four different players. One of those players was Parker Dvorin, who came off the bench to net two goals in the game’s final 11 ...

Boys Soccer: Scotch Plains-Fanwood Tops Union, 5-0

SCOTCH PLAINS/FANWOOD, NJ – The Scotch Plains-Fanwood Raiders remain undefeated, as they beat the Union Farmers, 5-0, in a rout at Wexler Field Saturday afternoon.

Despite the lopsided final score, the match started off very tightly, as both teams failed to score a goal despite good scoring opportunities early.

“We were just unlucky and not able to finish our ...

Football: Scotch Plains-Fanwood Drops Home Game to Linden, 38-7

SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ - Scotch Plains-Fanwood High School (SPFHS) Football lost to the Linden Tigers on Saturday at home, 38-7.

Linden was held in check during the first half. After scoring two quick touchdowns in the opening quarter, the Raiders responded with a score of their own on a well-executed 22-yard pass play from quarterback Cooper Heisey to receiver Jack Lynch. SPFHS continued ...

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Jets coming into Week 3

The New York Jets 2016 season opened on September 11th. Here is what we know about our team as we head to Kansas City for the Sunday game versus the Chiefs.

The  season opener had most Jets fans on the edge of their seats. WR Eric Decker caught his first touchdown pass, his eighth consecutive touchdown reception in a home game starting back in 2015. He got the great stats as well - 14 ...