Union Rec to Host Instructional Co-Ed Basketball Clinic

July 15, 2018

UNION, NJ - The Union Recreation Department will host an instructional, co-ed basketball clinic Wednesday, Aug. 15 and Wednesday, Aug. 22, at Davis Park, 940 Arcadia Place.

The clinic, featuring fun drills and games, will run from 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. for participants in third- through fifth-grade and 7:00 to 8:00 p.m. for sixth-, seventh- and eighth-graders.

Participants must be Union ...

Tee times, Pairings Announced for Start of Next Week’s U.S. Junior Amateur Championship at Baltusrol GC in Springfield

SPRINGFIELD, N.J. – The USGA U.S. Junior Amateur Championship starts Monday.  The pairings for the first two rounds of the 71st edition were recently announced.

Monday (July 16) and Tuesday (July 17) tee times will be played on the 7,280-yard, par-71 Upper Course and at the 7,313-yard, par-70 Lower Course at Baltusrol Golf Club.

Monday, Tuesday tee times & pairings

The ...

Baltusrol Golf Club in Springfield to Host Two of its Pillar Championships

SPRINGFIELD, NJ - The PGA of America announced that historic Baltusrol Golf Club in Springfield will host two of its pillar championships: the KPMG Women’s PGA Championship in 2023 and the PGA Championship in 2029.

More from the press release announcement below:

Founded in 1895, Baltusrol has played a prominent role on the national golf stage for nearly 125 years. Both Championships ...

2018 Jason Lopes Scholarship Recipients

UNION, NJ – Andrea Santiago and Erick D’Addario have been awarded the Jason Lopes Scholarship for the 2017-2018 school year.

Union High School Soccer and the Union Soccer League have awarded Santiago and D’Addario the scholarship for the 2017- 2018 school year for exemplifying the true spirit of dedication and commitment  to soccer that Lopes is remembered ...

Four Union High School Student Athletes Headed to Caldwell University; Bloomfield College

UNION, NJ – Four more Union High School scholarship track and field athletes signed letters of intent last week -- one headed to Bloomfield College and three to Caldwell University.

“We’re always proud of all of our student athletes for achieving both their academic and athletic goals,” said UHS Athletic Director Linda Ionta. 

Headed to Bloomfield College in the ...

Union High School Twirlers Receive Mayor's Award

UNION, NJ – The Union High School Twirling Team received a Mayor’s Award at Tuesday night’s Township Committee meeting for their continued accomplishments and statewide success.

Committeewoman Michele Delisfort said the Union High School Twirling Team is only one of eight schools in New Jersey that still acknowledges baton twirling, “let alone a full twirling ...

Scholar Athletes Caitlyn Finnerty and Jonathan Mobisa Receive Honors at Union County Interscholastic Athletic Conference

UNION, NJ – Union High School scholar-athletes Jonathan Mobisa and Caitlyn Finnerty were recently honored at the Union County Interscholastic Athletic Conference for their exemplary academic and athletic accomplishments.

Each year the Conference recognizes two seniors from each high school for their outstanding accomplishments.

Mobisa will be attending the NJIT majoring in ...

Could Monmouth Park's Haskell Invitational Be on Justify's Agenda?

ELMONT, NY — Triple Crown winner Justify came out of his stall to meet the media bright and bouncing on the morning after his gate-to-wire win in the 150th running of the Belmont Stakes.

When asked to assess his colt's win, Hall of Fame trainer Bob Baffert reported, “We were watching replays of the race. He could have gone around again.”

The brilliantly colored ...

Three Track and Field Athletes Sign Letters of Intent

UNION, NJ – Three Union High School scholarship athletes signed letters of intent last week, with two headed to NJIT and one to Rider University.

“We are proud of all of our student athletes for achieving both their academic and athletic goals,” said UHS Athletic Director Linda Ionta.  “They are always welcomed back to their Union High School family.”

John ...

Springfield’s Anthony Cioffi’s Dream Realized, Now a Member of CFL’s Ottawa Redblacks

SPRINGFIELD, NJ - The second journey has been made a reality for Springfield’s hometown hero.

Just a little over nine months ago, former Rutgers and Jonathan Dayton football standout Anthony Cioffi was released on the final day of roster cut downs from the National Football League’s Oakland Raiders on September 2.

On Sunday, Cioffi (No. 35) officially became a member of the ...

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