Union Girls Defeat Union Catholic in Quarter Finals

October 15, 2017

UNION, NJ - Union brought their A-game yesterday against Union Catholic, 1-0, to advance to the semi finals.


Both teams fought hard, and the game remained scoreless in the first half.  


Kayla Lima scored the winning goal for Union with Tamia Howell assisting.


Goalkeeper Caitlyn Finnerty had five saves for Union, while Izzy DiDario fought ...

Football: Missed Late Extra Point Caps Off Union Farmers Heartbreaking Loss to Franklin HS

FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP, NJ-  The Union High School Farmers varsity football team continued to hang on in a game that featured a scoreless first half and fought, despite trailing at a few points of the second half.

Following a Union punt with 6:15 left in the fourth quarter, Franklin got the ball at the Union 41-yard line and with the Warriors facing third-down-and-14 from the Farmers 45-yard ...

Girls Soccer: Union Keeps Up the Momentum to Beat Oak Knoll, 4-0

UNION, NJ - Union girls soccer was on fire Thursday, defeating Oak Knoll, 4-0, at home.

Kayla Lima scored three times for Union, while Kelly Severini scored one goal. Karen Vera and Kayla Miller-People provided two assists each.

Goalkeeper Caitlyn Finnerty had four saves for Union, while Katie Lawler had six for Oak Knoll.

Union will be playing again on Saturday at 11 ...

Union Girls Take Hard Hit From Westfield

UNION, NJ - It was a rough day for Union against Westfield yesterday, losing 4-2.

Riley Haggerty and Kayla Lima tried to keep Union in the game scoring one goal each with Nicole Alfano assisting in the efforts.

Kylinn Kraemer, Natalie Bond, Katie Butler, and Fran Dobosiewicz all scored goals for Westfield with Grace Elliott and Ashley Gigon assisting.

Goalkeeper Caitlyn Finnerty had ...

Union Farmers Varsity Football Falls Short Against Westfield Blue Devils

UNION, NJ-  The Union High School Farmers returned home to try and get back on the win column out of their bye week, but in a defensive battle, they came up short, losing to the Westfield High School Blue Devils by a final score of 7-6 Friday night in Union.

Both scores came in the second quarter.

Westfield struck first, when quarterback Hank Shapiro found Steven Barden for a ...

NJSIAA and Pharmacy Owners Form "Stop Opioid Abuse Program" for Student Athletes Statewide

HAMILTON, NJ - High School student-athletes could benefit from a new statewide program geared toward preventing opioid abuse.

Last week, the New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association (NJSIAA) and the Garden State Pharmacy Owners (GSPO) announced a joint effort to help prevent opioid abuse with the formation of SOAP - the Stop Opioid Abuse ...

Union Football Player Nominated for the USA Football Heart of a Giant Award

Union Farmers football player Alex Acevedo has been selected as one of ten outstanding Tri-State area high school football player nominees for the 2017 USA Football Heart of a Giant Award presented by Hospital for Special Surgery and the NY Giants.

These students have been nominated by their coaches for their commitment, teamwork, will, character and dedication.

“Alex has been a ...

Union High School Boys Soccer Falls to Dayton in Preliminary Round of Union County Tournament

SPRINGFIELD, NJ – The 11th seeded Jonathan Dayton Bulldogs beat the 14th seeded Union Farmers 3-0 in the preliminary round of the Union County Tournament. 

The Bulldogs jumped out to a 2-0 lead in the first half and added an insurance goal in the second half.  Goalie Will Hodic turned away all seven shots on goal and extended his shut-out streak to six games in a ...

Union Girls Soccer Puts Up Tough Fight Against Westfield

WESTFIELD, NJ - Union gave Westfield a run for their money on Friday, falling just short of a win at 1-0.  


Goalkeeper Caitlyn Finnerty had seven saves for Union, while Caitlyn Amman had four saves for Westfield.


The game was scoreless for the first half. Katie Butler broke the streak in the second half for Westfield with Grace Elliott assisting.

Union Girls Volleyball Team Seeded No. 7 in Union County Tournament

UNION, NJ – In Monday’s seeding meeting for the Union County Tournament for girls volleyball, the Union High School Farmers were seeded number 7. 

The Farmers will go up against tenth seed Roselle Catholic High School.

The single elimination tournament begins October 18 with the quarterfinals on October 21, the semifinals on October 25 and the finals at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, ...

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