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DelVecchio and Suriano Win, but Rutgers Falls to Iowa 23-15

December 9, 2017

PISCATAWAY -- Wrestling is a sport where the athletes are tough, nasty, and egotistic in a way. They also say what’s on their minds no matter what.

Coming into Friday night’s dual meet between No. 7 Iowa and No. 16 Rutgers, there was a lack of respect from the Iowa side toward Rutgers. And after the Scarlet Knights won the first three matches of the night before a Rutgers Athletic ...

SPHS Bowling: Boys and Girls beat Bishop Ahr, Boys Undefeated Streak Continues

NROTH BRUNSWICK, NJ – The juggernaut known as the South Plainfield Boys Bowling Team took on Bishop Ahr (BGA) earlier today and continued their series of perfect winning all three games and the series by a pin count of 3,022 – 2,257. It was the Tigers fourth consecutive win of the season, but more importantly it was their fourth consecutive sweep. The Boys have yet to drop a game in ...

SPHS Splits in Bowling, Boys Win, Girls Lose

NORTH BRUNSWICK, NJ – The South Plainfield Boys’ Bowling team continued to roll over the competition beating Carteret in all three games and rolling up a series pin count of 3,166 to 2,612. The Girls dropped their three games and series to Carteret 2,281 to 1,943.

Below is the box score from yesterday’s matches:

South Girls: 683 – 616 – 644 = 1943, Nour ...

South Plainfield Boys and Girls Bowling Teams Sweep Middlesex

NORTH BRUNSWICK, NJ – The South Plainfield Girls and Boys Bowling Teams were nearly perfect against Middlesex. They both won all three games rolled and the series en-route to a series pin win of 2,247 – 1,843 for the Girls and a series pin win of 3,053 – 2,618 for the Boys.

South Plainfield’s Lanasia Neal rolled a game high 219 and a series high 645 for the Girls while ...

Tigers Bowl over Competition, as South Plainfield Boys Win Tom Irwin Memorial Crusader Classic Crown

HACKENSACK, NJ - On December 2nd the South Plainfield Girls and Boys bowling teams traveled to Bowler City in Hackensack to participate in the 7th Annual Tom Irwin Memorial Crusader Classic. The Tigers made the most of their long trip as the Boys grabbed 1st place overall with a 3,126 three game series and the Lady Tigers placed 7th. The Tiger’s victory was particularly impressive ...

Speedy rushing attack leads North Plainfield to Mayor's Trophy and a 20-7 victory over rival South Plainfield

NORTH PLAINFIELD-- Every football team goes out trying their best in all of their games, but some games just mean a little bit more. That was certainly the case in North Plainfield earlier today, as the North Plainfield High School football team matched up against South Plainfield High School in their 44th annual Thanksgiving Day game.

A win would’ve been a great way for either team to ...

Tigers and Canucks Set to Collide in Annual Thanksgiving Day Game

SOUTH PLAINFIELD-- The Mayor’s trophy and bragging rights will be up for grabs once again, as the South Plainfield High School football team and North Plainfield High School will be facing off in their annual Thanksgiving Day rivalry game.

When the two teams square off at the Canucks’(1-8) home field at 10:30 a.m. today, it’ll mark the 44th time the cross-town rivals have ...

South Plainfield’s Special Athletics Team Honored for Achievements

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ –The members and coaches of the South Plainfield Special Athletics Team were recognized at the borough council’s Nov. 20 meeting for their achievements in being named Division 11 State Champions for soccer.

The team garnered a gold medal and a first place finish at the state competitions as well as a silver medal for their second place finish at the regional ...

Mike Stanczak Signs with King University Tornados

SOUTH PLAINFIELD -- Three South Plainfield High School Tigers signed on the dotted line on Wednesday as part of the National Signing Day festivities, and Mike Stanczak was one of them.

 

Stanczak, a senior, recently committed to play baseball at King University of the Division-II ranks down in Tennessee and he officially became a Tornado when he put pen to paper as he was surrounded by ...

Three is a Charm, as Joe Heilmann Signs with UNC

SOUTH PLAINFIELD -- You’ve heard of The Three Musketeers. You’ve seen The Three Stooges. But do you know “The Three Heelman”?

That’s the made up nickname Joe Heilmann and his older brothers, Troy and Nick, have given themselves. Joe, a South Plainfield high school senior wrestler, just like his brothers before him, signed to officially become a North Carolina Tar ...

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