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SPHS girls Lax and Softball Teams Both Win While Baseball Falls Late

April 17, 2018

SOUTH PLAINFIELD/WOODBRIDGE -- The South Plainfield varsity girls lacrosse team got back in the win column and the varsity softball team kept things rolling while the varsity baseball team took a hard loss on Tuesday against Edison and North Brunswick respectively.

Haley Olsen provided the offense for the Lady Tigers as she scored a game-high five goals. Kate Smith added three goals while ...

Lanasia Neal signs letter on intent to Division I FDU

SOUTH PLAINFIELD--Lanasia Neal has been making history for South Plainfield High School bowling ever since she first joined the team, and come next school year, she’ll have the opportunity to keep making history as a member of a Division I NCAA team.

The standout bowler made it official last Tuesday as a ceremony was held for her signing on to Fairleigh Dickinson University bowling ...

SPHS Lady Tigers Softball Score Late, Top Colonia, 5-3

COLONIA -- Makayla Sosa and Catherine DeLair both scored in the top of the seventh inning to propel the South Plainfield High School varsity softball team to a 5-3 win over Colonia in a Greater Middlesex Conference -- White Division clash.

DeLair laid down a two-out bunt and scored on an RBI-triple to right centerfield by Sosa, who later scored on a wild pitch.

Sosa added a double and ...

Somerset Patriots Open Spring Training April 17

BRIDGEWATER, NJ - And so it begins.

The Somerset Patriots open their quest for a sixth Atlantic League championship Tuesday, with players arriving at TD Ballpark for the first day of Spring Training 2018.

The Patriots’ spring roster is stocked with several players – primarily pitchers - that have Major League experience. There are several holdovers from the 2017 season, and ...

SPHS: Holoboski Delivers from the Mound and Plate as Lady Tigers Beat Metuchen 7-1

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – South Plainfield’s Jillian Holoboski threw seven strong innings, allowing just one unearned run on five hits while striking out eight and walk none en-route to a 7-1 victory over Metuchen.

South Plainfield took the lead in the bottom of the 1st inning by pushing across three runs on doubles by Cameron Marks and Julie Davis.

Holoboski helped her own cause ...

South Plainfield Baseball: West Morris Outlasts Tigers 9-6

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – West Morris Wolfpack’s Kevin Kennedy was 2-for-4 with a triple, two RBIs and two runs scored as the Wolfpack banged out 11 hits in a 9-6 win over South Plainfield.

Despite the warm weather both teams were a bit cold in the field. The Wolfpack took a commanding 9-3 lead in the 4th inning as South Plainfield’s hurlers struggled with control and West ...

South Plainfield Softball: Lady Tigers Slam Middlesex

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – South Plainfield’s Cameron Marks and Jennifer Flasser each hit a grand-slam as South Plainfield trounced Middlesex 35-0. Marks was the hitting star of the game going 2-for-3 with a home run, seven RBIs and three runs scored. Middlesex hurlers walked a total of 21 batters in the game.

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South Plainfield Baseball: Tigers Offense Erupts as South Plainfield Sinks Sayreville 11-1

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – After a sluggish start to the season, South Plainfield’s offense woke up in dramatic fashion today hammering out 11 runs on 12 hits en-route to an 11-1 victory over the Bombers of Sayreville. The Tigers’ Mike Stanczak led the hit parade going 2-for-4 at the plate with a homerun, three RBI’s and two runs scored.

South Plainfield’s Austin ...

South Plainfield Baseball and Softball: Tiger Boys and Lady Tigers both Lose in Extras 1-0

CENTRAL, NJ – The South Plainfield Tigers’ baseball and Lady Tigers’ softball teams both had GMC matchups today. Each time got great starting pitching, solid defense and the exact same unfortunate extra inning outcomes.

The Lady Tigers played rival Bishop Ahr in Edison. Tiger hurler Jillian Holoboski pitched eight strong innings, but back to backs singles by Jenna Schwartz ...

South Plainfield Lacrosse: Balance and Defense the Keys as Lady Tigers Ground Boonton, 6-3

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – The South Plainfield Lady Tigers received six goals from six different players as the Tigers went on the road to defeat Boonton 6-3.

“Six different goal scorers is just a beautiful thing,” said South Plainfield Head Coach Tammy Zurka.

Although, she was pleased with the offensive balance, Zurka was more impressed with the teams play on both sides of ...

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