Sports

May 29, 2020

WARREN, NJ - Flexible Instruction days may present challenges and hardships but sometimes there is a silver lining.  On May 21, 2020, all Warren Township Schools’ (WTS) students participated in a Virtual Field Day created by the WTS Physical Education (PE) Department. Although the children weren’t ...

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WARREN, NJ – 19  student athletes in the Watchung Hills Regional High School (WHRHS) Class of 2020 who play interscholastic sports for the Warriors announced their intentions to attend next year and play intercollegiate sports at Division III colleges, on May College Signing Day, Friday, May 1, at ...

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WARREN, NJ - The Warren Township Committee, Superintendents of Warren Township and Watchung Hills schools, and Middle-Brook Regional Health Commission President and Warren Township Health Officer Kevin Sumner discussed the local response to the coronavirus pandemic at the last meeting of the Warren ...

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WARREN, NJ - Jayden Pierre hit with :02 left in the game to lead Elizabeth over Watchung Hills in the N2G4 State Sectional Championship on Tuesday, 56-54. Watchung Hills (25-5) was led by Trevor Bokach with 13 points. Michael Bressler and Pat Stefurak each added 10 points and junior forward Chad ...

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WARREN, NJ - The Watchung Hills boys basketball team will be playing in the finals at home on Tuesday, and the time for the previously scheduled Strategic Plan Community Forum has been moved  to 6PM Tues, March 10. If you are unable to attend the Strategic Plan forum on Tuesday, a virtual one will ...

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WARREN, NJ - For the first time since 1984, Watchung Hills is going to the North 2, Group 4 final after rolling over Westfield in front of a packed house on Saturday night, 77-47. The Warriors ( 25-4) will host Elizabeth on Tuesday at 7 p.m.  “So proud of our boys,” said WHRHS head coach Justin ...

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WARREN, NJ - Senior Mahogany Jenkins double-doubled with 19 points and 11 rebounds while adding 3 assists and 3 steals to lead the Watchung Hills Lady Warriors over North Hunterdon in the NJSIAA North Jersey, Group 4, Section 2 Quarterfinal Round, 58-36. Sophomore Bella Murray poured in 15 ...

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WARREN, NJ - The Watchung Hills boys basketball team ran over the Franklin Warriors  in Thursday’s state quarterfinal,  And set the all time win record and advanced to the semifinals for the FIRST time since 1984.  Trevor Bokach scored 23 points to lead top-seeded Watchung Hills over Franklin in ...

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WARREN, NJ - Five Watchung Hills Wrestling Warriors punched their tickets to Atlantic City after last weekends Region 4 in Union and after three days in Atlantic City, they hope to be among the 14 champions at the NJSIAA/Rothman Orthopaedics State Championships.  Nico Calleo and Blake Bahna ...

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WARREN, NJ - Watchung Hills Lady Warriors basketball celebrated their seniors and then topped Scotch Plains-Fanwood in the first round of the NJSIAA North Jersey Section 2 Group 4 tournament on Tuesday, 58-31.  Prior to the game, the seniors were recognized along with their parents. ( see video ...

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WARREN, NJ - Watchung Hills boys basketball is moving on after defeating Barringer in the first round of the state tournament Tuesday, 72-47. Chad Martini led the team with 17 points, Trevor Bokach chipped in 12 points while Michael Bressler and Pat Stefurak each added 10 for the ...

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MONTGOMERY, NJ - Both Watchung Hills boys and girls basketball teams made it to the Somerset County final Saturday at Montgomery, and both fell to Rutgers Prep. Michael Bressler led the Warriors’ boys with 20 points. Watchung Hills cut its deficit to 49-44 in the third but Rutgers Prep went on a ...

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GLADSTONE, NJ - Watchung Hills’ Brian Hopwood nailed a three-pointer at the buzzer to give Watchung Hills boys basketball the upset win over Gill St. Bernard’s in the Somerset County semifinal Thursday, 78-76. Gill won both prior matchups this season and had beaten Watchung Hills 14 of the last ...

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  WARREN, NJ - Watchung Hills senior Alexa Santo scored her 1000th career point on her way to a game-high 15 points to lead the Warriors over Bound Brook 54-41 Tuesday and advance to the Somerset County Semifinals.  (See video here) Sophomore Bella Murray also pitched in 15 points and added 7 ...

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WARREN, NJ - Watchung Hills boys basketball advanced to the semifinals of the Somerset County Tournament with a  45-37 win over Montgomery in the quarterfinals on Tuesday. Michael Bressler led the team with 12 points. Brian Hopwood and Pat Stefurak added 11 and 10 points ...

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ANNANDALE, NJ - The Watchung Hills boys fencing sabre squad won the State Squad Championship at North Hunterdon High School on Saturday, a first in Watchung Hills history. The Watchung Hills Girls Fencing epee squad finished 2nd at the State Squad Championships and Foil finished 11th on ...

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WARREN, NJ - What a day for Watchung Hills Warriors’ Wrestling. The Watchung Hills Regional High School wrestling team won its third straight  District title on Saturday. And, second year head coach James Huff was named District Coach of the Year.  Watchung Hills took first place with 188 ...

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TOMS RIVER, NJ - Watchung Hills Wrestling fell to Manalapan in the semifinal round of the  NJSIAA Group 5 Championships on Sunday, 39-36. “Not the outcome we wanted today in the state semi finals, but I thought overall we wrestled a great dual meet season,” said WHRHS head coach Jim Huff. “To be ...

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WESTFIELD, NJ - Sectional Champs! The Watchung Hills Wrestling Warriors won the NJSIAA North 2, Group 5 37-27 in a hard fought match against Westfield on Friday. “Even though this is our third straight sectional title, this may have been the sweetest of the three,” said WHRHS head coach Jim ...

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WARREN, NJ - Watchung Hills is moving on to the NJSIAA section finals after defeating Bridgewater-Raritan in the semifinals Wednesday, 44-22. The Warriors will travel to face Westfield in the finals on Friday.   “Thank you to all the friends family and fans that came out to support tonight’s ...

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WARREN, NJ - 1000 points. Watchung Hills senior Michael Bressler led all scoring in Tuesday’s matchup with West Orange with 33 points. And scored his 1000th point. The Warriors defeated West Orange, 74-38. “A tremendous accomplishment for the program to get back-to-back-to-back 20+ wins and we ...

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WARREN, NJ - Watchung Hills Wrestling is moving on. The Warriors defeated the Union Farmers on Monday, 58-22, to advance to the semifinal round of the NJSIAA North 2, Group 5  sectionals at home on Wednesday. “I think we did a really nice job tonight,” said WHRHS head coach Jim Huff. “It was a ...

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WARREN, NJ - Alexa Santo had 12 points and 5 steals and Bella Murray had 12 points and 5 rebounds to lead Watchung Hills over Edison on Saturday, 72-29.  16 Warriors got in the game. Scarlett Glasser-Nehls added 11 points, three rebounds and three assists and Elspeth Allen pitched in seven ...

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WARREN, NJ - Watchung Hills wrestling defeated Middlesex, 58-15, after Watchung Hills senior wrestlers and statisticians were introduced along with their parents prior to the match on Senior Night Friday. ( see video of seniors here) “I am very proud of the effort that the Warriors displayed ...

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WARREN, NJ - Both the Watchung Hills boys and girls basketball teams fell to Rutgers Prep on Thursday but the Watchung Hills boys almost pulled off an upset.  Warrior Michael Bressler found Chad Martini on a lob, and with 2:18 left in the game, unbeaten Rutgers Prep was only up one, 67-66. Bressler ...

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WARREN, NJ -  Three Watchung Hills Regional High School athletes upgraded their status from recruit to official signees to the college/university of their choice on Wednesday. Surrounded by their family, coaches, and friends  on Feb. 5, the three students put pen to paper and signed their ...

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WARREN, NJ - The Watchung Hills boys and girls basketball teams both fell to Gill St. Bernard’s on Tuesday. In Warren, the Knights won their 10th in a row, improving to 16-3, defeating the Watchung Hills boys, 72-49. Watchung Hills falls to 19-2 on the season with the only two losses to ...

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WARREN, NJ- Watchung Hills fencing celebrated graduating seniors prior to Thursday’s match against West Windsor-Plainsboro.  ( see video here and here) Seniors are: Phillip Ding Vijay Ganta Christopher Holder Jude Lee Benjamin Lesniewski Julia LoCascio Nicole ...

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FLEMINGTON, NJ - Watchung Hills defeated Hunterdon Central on Saturday to win the conference, 45-26. “It was a great day to be a warrior! “ said WHRHS head coach James Huff. “Although the High Point match did not go our way, we bounce back to defeat Hunterdon Central for the conference ...

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WARREN, NJ -Senior Mahogany Jenkins double-doubled with 15 points and 10 rebounds and added six steals to lead Watchung Hills over Ridgewood on Friday, 59-35. Alexa Santo pitched in 15 points and 5 rebounds and  Jayden Baltuch added 8 points, 4 rebounds and 6 assists for the Warriors. Caitlin ...

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