Mission Complete: Roselle Catholic Wins Tournament of Champions, Defeats Don Bosco Prep, 61-54

March 19, 2018

TRENTON, NJ — The golden ball trophy, earned each year by the New Jersey boys’ basketball Tournament of Champions winner, has been no stranger to Roselle Catholic High School in recent years.

And, while it may be arriving broken apart, the gleaming ball of accomplishment will again be making its way back to the school on the corner of Raritan Road and Pine Street. 

After ...

Boys Basketball: Reid Takes Over, Leads Roselle Catholic to State Title

TOMS RIVER, NJ — When Naz Reid is on top of his game, Roselle Catholic is as dangerous as any team in the nation.

The 6-foot-11 Reid has been one of the country’s best players during his four year career at Roselle Catholic. But his tenure as a player for the school was hanging by a thread in NJSIAA Non-Public B State Championship game Saturday night. 

Reid made sure his ...

Registration Open for Union Soccer

Registration for 2018 Spring Recreational Season is now open!  

The season will start on Saturday, April 7 and go through Saturday, June 9, at which time the last games will be played during the SoccerFest Event.

The draft for placement of children onto respective teams by age group will be during the week of April 2 through ...

WHRHS Boys Basketball: Watchung Hills Tops Union to Advance in NJSIAA State Tournament, 50-45

UNION, NJ - The historic season continues for the Watchung Hills boys basketball team. The Warriors notched win No. 20 in their victory over Union in the first round of the NJSIAA state tournament on Tuesday, 50-46.

Watchung Hills moves on to face Newark Eastside on Thursday at 7 p.m.

Dan Pilsbury led Watchung Hills with 21 points and grabbed five rebounds. Steven Bressler added 14 ...

Champs At Last: Roselle Catholic Wins 1st Boys' Basketball UCT in School History

UNION, NJ — Over the past decade and change, Roselle Catholic has housed one of the nation’s best high school basketball programs. 

It has won multiple Tournament of Champions, state championships, developed copious NBA talent, and taken down some of the United States’ best teams. But there’s one thing it had never done: Win the Union County ...

Vauxhall Veterans Exhibit and Eulace Peacock Display at the Caldwell Parsonage

UNION, NJ -  "The Veterans of Vauxhall" exhibit, provided by the Vauxhall Historical Society, will be hosted by the Union Township Historical Society at the Caldwell Parsonage, 909 Caldwell Avenue, Union, from 2:00 to 5:00 p.m. on Sunday, February, 25.

The UTHS will also display its own exhibit on Eulace Peacock, Union High School Class of 1933.  As a senior, ...

Two Union High School Student-Athletes Sign to Play with Colleges

UNION, NJ – Two members of the Union High School football team signed to play for colleges next year.

On Friday, Andy Martin committed to ASA College and Arthur Pickney to Marist College.

Linebacker Pickney, 17, said, “when I visited Marist and met the coach and the coaching staff and some of the players, it was great.  It’s a young program and I’ll get a chance ...

World Famous Special Olympics Speaker and Athlete Loretta Claiborne visits Burnet Middle School

UNION, NJ – Burnet Middle School students played host to a special guest recently when Loretta Claiborne, a world famous speaker who competed in six Special Olympic Games, visited.

Claiborne came to Burnet Middle School to film a documentary on the Special Olympics 50th Anniversary.  Burnet Middle School was chosen because of their Unified Sports Program and Club.

Claiborne told ...

Bowling: Union Catholic's Lowey and Surles Advance to Tournament of Champions

HACKENSACK, NJ -- Kaitlyn Lowey and Goldera Surles, who have helped lead Union Catholic to one of its best seasons in recent years, each qualified for the NJSIAA Girls Bowling Tournament of Champions with great performances at Saturday's NJSIAA Sectional Championships at Bowler City in Hackensack.   

Lowey rolled a series of 584 and Surles, who lives in Union racked up a 568 in ...

Boys Basketball: RJ Barrett, Nation's No. 1 Ranked Player, Erupts to Deny Roselle Catholic Upset

UNION, NJ — There is a reason why R.J. Barrett is the number one recruit in the nation, and why Montverde Academy is the country’s top-ranked team. 

So, with Roselle Catholic seconds away from pulling off the biggest upset in high school basketball yet this season, Montverde displayed its poise and pedigree — with a little added luck — and Barrett showed all of New ...

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