Sports

September 18, 2018

WARREN, NJ - Evan Bujnowski scored two goals to lead the Watchung Hills boys soccer team in a shut out victory over Gil St. Bernard’s on Tuesday, 3-0. ”It was great win and a needed victory to keep us in first place of our conference division,” said WHRHS head coach Greg Leonow. Bujnowski hit ...

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  WARREN, NJ - The Watchung Hills Pop Warner Pee Wees and Junior Pee Wees racked up more wins after an action packed weekend with Future Warrior Night at Watchung Hills and the ribbon cutting at the East County Turf Field, which is the home of the Pop Warner Wolverines Game recaps ...

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WARREN, NJ - The ribbon has been cut. The East County Turf Field officially opened on Sunday with help from Watchung Hills Pop Warner Wolverine players, cheerleaders, parents, coaches and a who’s who of Warren, Somerset County, New Jersey, and Pop Warner ...

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WARREN, NJ - The Watchung Hills girls soccer team dominated and shut out Kearny on Saturday, 2-0. “Very happy with our performance today,” said WHRHS head coach Brian Figuerido.  “I’m excited about the versatility we have as a team this year, and I thought today that part of our team was on ...

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WARREN, NJ - The Warren Youth Basketball Association (WYBA) has announced a pilot program in order to increase participation and help strengthen Warren’s travel program for girls. The pilot program will be limited to the 4th grade girls travel team. Prospective players from the sending districts of ...

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WARREN, NJ -  The Watchung Hills football team started strong on Friday against the Westfield Blue Devils, but the first win of 2018 was not to be for the Warriors. Watchung Hills fell to the Blue Devils on Future Warrior Night, 27-13. “Never happy with not winning, but we continue to get better ...

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WARREN, NJ - The Watchung Hills Pop Warner Pee Wees and Junior Pee Wees racked up more wins and are getting ready for more action this weekend.  Friday night is Future Warrior Night at Watchung Hills and on Sunday, the ribbon on the East County Turf Field, which is the home of the Pop Warner ...

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WARREN, NJ - Thursday’s boys soccer game was a hard fought double overtime tie between Watchung Hills and unbeaten Hillsborough, 2-2. After losing a 1-0 halftime lead, Watchung Hills scored with two minutes left in regulation on a goal from Sal Cianfano to send the game into overtime. Senior ...

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WARREN, NJ - Chloe Ferreira netted the lone goal of the game assisted by Kayla Horvaht to lift the Watchung Hills girls soccer team over Ridge on Tuesday, 1-0. “Anytime you’re able to beat a team like Ridge, it’s a great win,” said WHRHS head coach Brian Figuerido. “Both teams battled all night, ...

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WARREN, NJ - The Watchung Hills Girls soccer team shut out Cranford on Saturday, 2-0. “Very pleased with our effort today, bouncing back from a tough loss against a very good team in Cranford,” said WHRHS head coach Brian Figuerido.  “The players responded very well to the challenge today, and ...

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WARREN, NJ - After an 85-yard drive, Demetrius Stephens scored on a one-yard run with a minute left in the game to lift Plainfield over Watchung Hills in the Warriors home opener on Friday night, 22-21. Game captains for the Warriors were Alex Strehle, Chris Sosuglu, Kevin Badger, and Trevor ...

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WARREN, NJ - Ashley Agrillo scored two goals on assists from Kylie Roesler and Corinna Zullo to lead the Hunterdon Central girls soccer team over Watchung Hills on Thursday, 2-0.  “Any time you play good teams in tight games, the difference usually is what team makes a mistake or makes a good ...

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WARREN, NJ - The Watchung Hills Regional High School girls soccer team shut out Phillipsburg in the opening game of the 2018 season on Tuesday, 5-0. “We’ve had a solid preseason, and I was very happy that we were able to carry that play into our regular season opener,” said WHRHS head coach ...

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WARREN, NJ - The Watchung Hills Regional High School boys soccer team shut out rival Ridge in the opening game of the 2018 season on Tuesday, 3-0. “It was a great team win and even better when everyone gets into the game and contributes,” said WHRHS head coach Greg Leonow. “Also, a fantastic way ...

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EAST ORANGE, NJ - The Watchung Hills Regional High School football team fell to the East Orange Jaguars in the 2018 season kickoff on Friday, 50-17. “Never the way you want to start the season. We will learn from this one and move on,” said WHRHS head coach Rich Seubert. “I’m proud of how my ...

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WARREN, NJ – Are you ready for some football? The Watchung Hills Regional High School football team kicks off the 2018 season with a road game at East Orange on Friday, Aug. 31. The Warriors, coached by Rich Seubert, finished 4-6 last year, falling to Bridgewater-Raritan in the first round of ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ  - Fans going to Scarlet Knights football games will find a long list of ways to improve their game day this year, from the convenience of digital tickets, to opportunities for sideline passes to bottomless popcorn buckets, or maybe a healthier BBQ chicken and mushroom ...

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WARREN, NJ - Registration is now open for Warren Youth Basketball Association’s fall clinic. The WYBA Fall basketball clinic focuses on fundamentals and will help prepare players of all abilities for the 2018-2019 basketball season, according to information of its website.  The clinic is coached ...

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WARREN, NJ - A night storm early on Saturday morning with lightning strikes and downed trees knocked out power to Watchung Hills Regional High School and many Warren residents. A tree is down across Regional Drive. WHRHS football practice is canceled for Saturday. The school is closed and all ...

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  NORTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - Did you play football for the North Plainfield Canucks? Want to connect with former teammates and help support current Canucks? Alumni are beginning the process of establishing an alumni association.   “This message is for all former Canuck football players,” ...

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WARREN, NJ - Replacement of the artificial turf at the East County field on Stirling Road, under construction for the past few months, has now been completed.   The cost of the field to be resurfaced is estimated at approximately $401,000 with just about $26,000 coming from the township ...

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WARREN, NJ - Do you have an opinion? Warren Township's Recreation Department is looking for feedback from Warren residents on current programs, events and facilities. The Recreation Department says, “all feedback is greatly appreciated to help us to improve in the future.” Click the link to access ...

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NORTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – The second Lisa Del Negro Memorial Golf Outing will take place Thursday, Sept. 20. Scheduled to take place on the green at the Royce Brook Golf Club, the event will raise funds and awareness of suicide prevention and pay tribute to the late Lisa Del Negro of North Plainfield, ...

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FAR HILLS, N.J.— Fans attending the 98th annual running of the Far Hills Races at Moorland Farms on Oct. 20 will find a brand-new attraction — pari-mutuel betting. The seven-race card offers $850,000 in gross purses, the highest dollar value of any sanctioned steeplechase meeting in North ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - Collectors can own a unique piece of New York Yankees history if they attend Joe Bodnar’s Sports Memorabilia Auction this weekend and are willing to dig deep in to their pockets. A pair of cleats worn by former New York Yankees relief pitcher Sparky Lyle in the early 1970s will ...

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SPRINGFIELD, NJ - Find a way. Just find a way to grind and maybe an opportunity will present itself. 16-year-old and seventh-seed Michael Thorbjornsen of Wellesley, Mass. did just that on Saturday afternoon as he edged fellow 16-year-old and good friend 12th-seeded Akshay Bhatia of Wake Forest, ...

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SPRINGFIELD, NJ - What a difference a day makes. Thursday’s round of 32, 16 scores Friday’s quarterfinal matchups (Quarterfinal winners advance to the afternoon semifinals, starting at 12:18 p.m. EDT) After the top nine and 13 of the first 14 seeds advanced to the round of 32 Wednesday, ...

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SPRINGFIELD, NJ - Australian 16-year-old Karl Vilips and 15-year-old Kelly Chinn of Great Falls, Va., each fired the lowest scores of the day at 5-under-par 66 on Baltusrol’s Golf Club’s Upper Course after the first round of the 118th U.S. Amateur Championship in Springfield Monday. Akshay ...

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SPRINGFIELD, NJ – The USGA U.S. Junior Amateur Championship starts Monday, July 16, and the pairings for the first two rounds of the 71st edition were recently announced. Monday and Tuesday  tee times will be played on the 7,280-yard, par-71 Upper Course and at the 7,313-yard, par-70 Lower ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - For all the critics of the athletics program at New Jersey’s largest public university, there are more than a dozen reasons to cheer for successes of the sports programs and teams on the playing fields, in classrooms and beyond. Here are 17 on the field and off the field ...

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