Sports

January 18, 2019

  WARREN, NJ - Governor Phil Murphy has declared a state of emergency effective at noon on Saturday.    Due to the State of Emergency, the following Watchung Hills games are now cancelled: boys freshmen basketball at GL, boys and girls swimming at Montgomery and Wrestling tri match at ...

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WARREN, NJ - The Watchung Hills Boys Basketball team shocked Gill St. Bernard’s on Thursday, 64-60. The Warriors never trailed. “Words cannot express how proud I am of our family,” said WHRHS head coach Justin Salton. “The boys executed the game plan and earned the biggest win in school ...

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  WARREN, NJ - In a battle of unbeaten Skyland Conference teams, Watchung Hills fell to Hunterdon Central on Wednesday, 37-21.   “Tough loss against a top 5 team,” said WHRHS head coach James Huff. “I am proud of the effort from the kids. Back to work tomorrow for our home tri match this ...

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  WARREN, NJ - The Watchung Hills Warriors basketball teams took on the Franklin Warriors on Tuesday. The Watchung Hills Warriors struggled in both games.  In an early start 6 p.m. game in Warren, Maryland commit Diamond Miller led all scorers with 25 points and Kristina Midgette pitched in ...

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HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - The Watchung Hills Wrestling team finished with 223.5 points, almost 100 points  ahead of second place Bridgewater-Raritan with 132 points and third place Bound Brook with 119 to repeat as Somerset County Champions on Saturday. Brandon Spellman, who wrestles at 113 for Pingry, ...

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WARREN, NJ - Scarlett Glasser-Nehls finished with 13 points, two assists and two steals to lead Watchung Hills over Montville on Saturday, 53-37.   Mahogany Jenkins pulled down 12 rebounds and added nine points, five assists, two blocks and two steals, Alexa Santo added 11 points and Jayden ...

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  MONTGOMERY, NJ - Chad Martini scored 15 points to lead Watchung Hills over Bernards in the Coaches v Cancer Tournament on Saturday,  62-41. The Warriors improve to 11-1. “Always great coming together for a great cause like the Coaches vs. Cancer,” said WHRHS head coach Justin Salton. “It ...

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ANNANDALE, NJ - The Watchung Hills Boys basketball team defeated North Hunterdon on Thursday, 60-53, and improved to 10-1 on the season.   Lucas Stasil hit four three-pointers and led all scorers with 18 points. Michael Bressler added 12 points, and Jack Dwyer and Chad Martini each brought ...

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  WARREN, NJ - Cheered on by returning alumni and the Warren seventh grade girls travel team, the Watchung Hills girls basketball team topped North Hunterdon on Thursday, 71-33. Junior Mahogany Jenkins had a double-double with 11 points and 10 rebounds and junior Alexa Santo matched her 11 ...

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WARREN, NJ - Michael Bressler and Jack Dwyer led the Warriors with 14 points apiece as Watchung Hills defeated Hillsborough on Tuesday, 47-34. Chad Martini added 10 points for the Warriors.  “Happy to escape with a win,” said WHRHS head coach Justin Salton. “We travel to North Hunterdon where ...

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WARREN, NJ - Watchung Hills Swim Coaches Figueroa and Gajewski expressed their pride in both the boys and girls swim teams after their victories over Phillipsburg this week.   The Watchung Hills girls showed up ready to race, winning 8 of the 11 events. They were able to stay in control of ...

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  NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ – Tributes to the late Jim Wood, founder and head coach of Berkeley Aquatic Club Center of Excellence (BAC), are already pouring in on social media and in media outlets around the country. Wood’s death on Jan. 4, at the age of 68, was announced by BAC on its Facebook page ...

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  WARREN, NJ -  The Watchung Hills Boys Basketball team defeated American Christian on Thursday, 65-51.  The Warriors led 39-14 at the half. 13 Warriors saw action in the game and 10 scored. Jack Dwyer and Aaron Marmolejos led the Warriors scoring with 11 points apiece. “Glad we were able ...

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  WARREN, NJ - The Watchung Hills Wrestling team took down Delaware Valley on Wednesday, 45-15. Prior to the varsity matches, WHRHS head coach James Huff called all Watchung Hills Wrestling alumni in attendance out on the mat to honor former head coach Dan ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - First she drove to her right and scored. Then she drove left and scored. It would be accurate to say that Michaela Ford drove Chatham to victory on Saturday night. The senior guard was the one player who couldn't be stopped when Chatham needed the points the most and she's the ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ – History was made Dec. 29 as Bloomfield High School hosted the inaugural Girls Wrestling Holiday Tournament. The all-female event was the first of its kind in the state of New Jersey.      In a ground-breaking decision for scholastic wrestling, the NJSIAA approved girls ...

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  WARREN, NJ - The Watchung Hills wresting team defeated North Plainfield in their home opener on Saturday with 11 pins, one major decision, one forfeit and only one loss.   The Warriors next ran in to ‘Thunder’ for the first time this season.     “We are very proud of the effort ...

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BOUND BROOK, NJ - Watchung Hills junior Michael Bressler was named Crusader Classic MVP, and the Warriors defeated Delaware Valley in the title game on Friday, 62-34.   Bressler led Watchung Hills with 16 points, five assists, three rebounds and one steal. Connor Dube added 11 points, one ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - Junior Mahogany Jenkins hit for 17 points to lead the Watchung Hills Girls Basketball team over Oak Knoll in the Cougar Classic on Friday, 57-45.    Jenkins led the Warriors with 17 points and 6 rebounds, Jayden Baltuch pitched in 8 points, 6 assists and 6 steals and Alexa Santo ...

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  BOUND BROOK, NJ - Junior Michael Bressler scored a game-high 29 points to lead Watchung Hills over Spotswood on Thursday, 76-35, in the first round of the Crusader Classic.   Bressler sank eight 3-pointers.   Three other Warriors contributed in the double digits. Chad Martini added ...

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MIDDLETOWN, NJ - The Watchung Hills Varsity Wrestling team defeated 14 other teams to win the Walter Woods tournament with a team total of 165 points on Thursday. Blake Bahna, Mike Salerno, Nick Ciraulo, Eddie Williams, Nico Calello, Dylan Kolakowski, and Jake Bash all placed in the top four in ...

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WARREN, NJ - Michael Bressler, Lucas Stasil and Chad Martini all scored double digits to lead the Watchung Hills boys basketball team over Pingry on Friday, 53-38.   The game was played in honor of beloved WHRHS Spanish Teacher and Soccer and Track Coach Juan Carlos Cruz, who died ...

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  WARREN, NJ - Senior McKenna Frey led the Lady Warriors over Hunterdon Central in Flemington, 48-44, and Aidan MacKnight scored 14 points to lead Hunterdon Central over Watchung Hills on Thursday, 55-46.    Frey scored 13 points and Junior Scarlett Glasser-Nehls pitched in 11 points as ...

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It was a tremendous honor on December 3 to induct the largest, most impressive Hall of Fame class in NJSIAA history. This stellar, 16-member group entering the NJSIAA Gallagher/Bollinger Hall of Fame includes an Olympic Gold Medalist, a Heisman Trophy winner, a Cy Young Award winner, a NCAA ...

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  WARREN, NJ - “If you believe, you will achieve,” was the mantra of Warren Youth Basketball Association’s Scott Anderson. The Watchung Hills boys basketball team achieved their third win this season in their home opener on Tuesday over Morris Catholic, 53-40.   Trevor Bokash led the ...

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  NORTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - Michael Bressler sunk 19 points to lead Watchung Hills over North Plainfield on Saturday, 68-40.   Sean Taylor led North Plainfield with 15 points and Jared Gardner sunk 13 points for the Canucks.   The Warriors took a 29-13 lead into the half.   “We ...

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WARREN, NJ - The Watchung Hills boys and girls basketball teams both defeated Bridgewater-Raritan on opening night Friday. The girls played at home and won in overtime, 59-52.  Junior Jayden Baltuch led the Warriors with 17 points and five assists and senior McKenna Frey added 11 points and ...

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WARREN, NJ - The Watchung Hills girls swim team defeated Pingry on Thursday, 95-75.  Melanie Nunn (100 Fly and 500 freestyle), Vivan Zhang (200 IM) and Anna Baitel (100 Breaststroke) all finished first in their events for Watchung Hills and the Warriors never trailed. The 200 relay started ...

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WARREN, NJ - Six players from the Watchung Hills girls soccer team have been named to the 2018 Skyland Conference All-Raritan Division teams as chosen by the league coaches. “I’m extremely proud that the coaches of the Skyland Conference recognized the hard work and talents of our players,” said ...

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BERNARDS TWP., NJ _ Equestrians taking riding lessons at Lord Stirling Stable in Basking Ridge can continue their classes at the stable's indoor riding lesson, with sign-ups due to begin this Saturday morning, Dec. 8. The Somerset County Park Commission announces that openings are available for ...

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