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Metuchen Nips South Plainfield 1-0, to Win GMCT Crown

October 19, 2017

EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ – Metuchen’s Sarah Jeney scored the lone goal of the game and South Plainfield was unable to convert on two penalty corners as time expired as the Metuchen Bulldogs went on to defeat South Plainfield 1-0 to capture the Greater Middlesex Conference Title.

The game was a hard fought seesaw battle with Metuchen and South Plainfield both getting their equal fill of ...

South Plainfield Gymnastics Defeat Union Catholic at Senior Night Meet

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – South Plainfield High School Gymnastics team hosted its annual Senior Night and Think Pink Meet on Oct. 17 and vaulted to victory, edging out Union Catholic by a score of 103.95 to 92.075. The win, which marks the highest score for the Tigers this season, has the team heading into the Greater Middlesex Conference (GMC) this weekend with a 4-2 record.

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Dramatic Goal by Grasso Sends South Plainfield Lady Tigers Back to GMC Tournament Final

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - Senior Jennifer Grasso broke a scoreless tie with only 3:15 left on the clock to propel the South Plainfield High School Lady Tigers field hockey team into the GMC Tournament Final with a dramatic 1-0 win over Old Bridge Tuesday evening at the PAL.

South Plainfield will meet familiar foe Metuchen in the final on Thursday night.

The victory served as a form of revenge ...

Lady Tigers fend off late surge to defeat Vikings and advance in GMCT

SOUTH PLAINFIELD-- In tournament play, the name of the game is to win and survive. Although the South Plainfield High School field hockey team had a few missteps in the later stages of their Greater Middlesex Conference tournament game earlier today, the team still advanced in style.

The second-seeded Lady Tigers (12-3-2) hosted seventh-seeded South Brunswick (4-12) in the first round of the ...

South Plainfield Falls 35-7 as Colonia Runs Away in Second Half

SOUTH PLAINFIELD - Coming out of the locker room tied at 7, the South Plainfield High School football team (2-4) was poised to end their losing streak at three games. Running back Luke Pero of the Colonia Patriots (4-2) had other ideas, as #11 rushed for three third quarter scores to compliment his first quarter touchdown run in a convincing 35-7 victory over the Tigers at Jost Field Friday ...

SPHS Field Hockey: Lady Tigers Stifle South Brunswick Vikings, 6-0

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – The South Plainfield Lady Tiger defense continued to stifle the competition, holding South Brunswick to just one shot on goal, as the Tigers went on to beat the Vikings 6-0. Senior Tatianna Sutor recorded her 11th win in goal for South Plainfield as the Lady Tigers’ record improved to 11-3-2 on the season.

“It was a great team effort both offensively ...

SPHS Boys Soccer: Marrero and Boyce Score as Tigers Top Carteret, 2-0

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – South Plainfield’s Michael Marrero and John Boyce each scored a goal, and the Tigers defense shutdown Carteret’s offense as the Tigers went on to win 2-0. The victory avenges a 3-2 loss for the Tigers earlier this season at the hands of Carteret.

“Carteret is very strong up the middle and up top,” said South Plainfield head coach Anthony ...

SPHS Boys Soccer: Tigers Blank Iselin Kennedy, 3-0

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – The South Plainfield Tigers scored three first half goals, and the Tiger defense limited the Iselin Kennedy Mustangs to just two shots on goal as South Plainfield defeated the Mustangs 3-0. Tiger goalie Bryan Cruz recorded the shutout victory for South Plainfield as the Tigers improve their record to 5-8-1 on the season.

John Boyce, Ian McCoid and Marc Giordano ...

SPHS Gymnastics: Lady Tigers Vault Past South Brunswick, 101.425 -100.025

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – The Tigers gymnastics team received first places finishes in the All=Around, Vault, Uneven Bars and Floor Exercises to go on and beat South Brunswick 101.425 – 100.025.

South Plainfield’s Nicolle Marish placed 1st in the All-Around, 3rd on the Beam and 3rd on the Floor. Other high placing Lady Tigers were, Jemma Scalera 1st on the Vault and 2nd on the ...

SPHS Field Hockey: Olson Hat Trick Sparks Tigers on Senior Night, 7-0

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – South Plainfield’s Ashley Olson scored three goals and Lady Tiger goalie Tatianna Sutor turned away all 10 shots on goal to lead South Plainfield to a 7-0 drubbing of Sayreville on Senior Night.

The game was never in doubt as the Lady Tigers jumped out to a 5-0 first half lead. The Tigers offensive explosion saw goals from five different players. Olson scored ...

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