BERNARDSVILLE NJ - The Mountaineers enjoyed a big homecoming weekend, with more big games on the horizon as championship season continues into November.
The Mounties celebrated thrilled the homecoming crowd at Olcott Field with a convincing victory over county rival Somerville by a score of 35-7. Senior Running Back Sebastian Sanchez scored two touchdowns. Quarterback threw for a touchdown and ran for another. The Mounties season record now stands at 5-2.
The Field Hockey team advanced in the NJSIAA sectional championship tournament with a 2-0 home victory over Raritan. Goalie Sara Whelan posted a shutout. Reagan Thompson and Urte Jessina scored one goal each for the win. Bernards carries a record of 13-5-3 into their sectional semi-final game against fifth seed Madison.
The sixth seed Mountaineers girls soccer squad will host eleventh seed Robbinsville in the NJSIAA Central, Group II championship tournament Tuesday November 2, at 2:00 PM.
The third seed Mountaineers boys soccer team will host fourteenth seed Matawan in the NJSIAA Central, Group II championship tournament Wednesday November 3, at 2:00 PM. The boys team carries an 11-3-3 record into the match.
The Bernards Cross Country teams will return to the scene of a double sectional championship next Saturday when the run in the North 2, Group II sectional championship at Greystone Park on Saturday, November 6.