Johnson baseball to play Saturday at 2 p.m. at Robbinsville in CJ, G2 quarterfinal; Updated state tourney postponement information here

The Johnson baseball team, on a season-high four-game winning streak, had its state tournament game re-scheduled for Saturday according to ALJ Athletic Director Gus Kalikas. The fifth-seeded Crusaders (15-9) are scheduled to play at fourth-seeded Robbinsville in a Central Jersey, Group 2 quarterfinal that has first pitch at 2 p.m. After a 5-5 start, Johnson […]

Baseball states Friday: Roselle Park, Roselle Catholic triumph; Elizabeth, Oratory Prep fall

Four Union County baseball teams were able to play their state tournament contests Friday, with two winning and two falling. Roselle Park, the 14th seed, won at sixth-seeded Weehawken 7-0 in a North 2, Group 1 quarterfinal. The Panthers, who captured the section in 2011, will play at either 10th-seeded Secaucus or second-seeded Ridgefield Tuesday in […]

Roselle Catholic’s record-setting track unit runs off with accolades

Sets school mark in sprint medley event with fine Union County Relays time of 3:37.5

Roselle Catholic’s record-setting sprint medley relay team ran off with plenty of accolades from the school’s annual spring athletic convocation. Mike Cianci, Tyler Tucker, Matthew Boscia and Nael Jean-Jacques set the school record of 3:37.5 at the 2013 Union County Relay Championships held at Gary Kehler Stadium in Westfield. Tucker, who ran 22.6 in the […]

Saturday’s UCT softball final postponed once more; Baseball, softball state tournament postponement information here

The 38th annual softball Union County Tournament championship game between two-time defending champion and second-seeded Governor Livingston and top-seeded Westfield – re-scheduled for Saturday at 11 a.m. at Kean University’s Cougar Field in Union – was postponed once more because of Friday’s rain and Saturday’s expected rainfall. No new date, time and site for the […]

UCT softball final now Saturday at 11 a.m. at Kean – weather permitting of course; Baseball, softball state tournament schedules here

The 38th annual softball Union County Tournament championship game between two-time defending champion and second-seeded Governor Livingston and top-seeded Westfield has been moved to this Saturday – May 25 – at 11 .am. at Kean University’s Cougar Field in Union. With more rain in the forecast for Friday and Saturday, the game c0uld possibly be […]

Spike!

CLARK — Clark recreation is currently running it’s Spring into Volleyball program. Candice Sot, far left, volunteers her time to coach Clark girls and boys in grades 4-8. The six week program has become extremely popular since Candice began the program five years ago. For more information about all the programs offered, call the Recreation […]

Union County week of May 23rd

OBITUARIES: • BERNARDO — Michelina, nee Lucarelli, formerly of Berkeley Heights; May 11. • BRADLEY — William “Bill” Perry Jr. formerly of Hillside; May 14. Fire chief, 64. • BRZEZICKI — Thomas J., of Linden; May 14. Leaves wife, daughter, mother. • CAPPETO — Constance, nee Conza, formerly of of Union, Summit; May 8. Mother. […]

Sunday’s UCT softball final between Westfield and GL postponed because of rain; Makeup date still to be determined

The 38th annual softball Union County Tournament championship game that was scheduled to be played at noon Sunday (May 19) at Kean University’s Cougar Field in Union has been postponed because of rain. A makeup date has yet to be determined. When the game is played it will be second-seeded and two-time defending champion Governor […]

Union County baseball, softball state tournament matchups here

UNION COUNTY IN STATES 2013 BASEBALL First round May 20 North 2, Group 4: 9-Ridge at 8-Elizabeth 12-Union at 5-North Hunterdon 10-Westfield at 7-Scotch Plains 15-Linden at 2-Edison North 2, Group 3: 16-Rahway at 1-Cranford 9-Nutley at 8-Summit 10-Chatham at 7-Gov. Livingston North 2, Group 1: 12-Belvidere at 5-New Providence 13-Science Park at 4-Dayton 14-Roselle […]

UCT softball semifinals are Saturday at Kean; 3-New Providence vs. 2-GL and 4-Johnson vs. 1-Westfield

Championship game is Sunday at Kean

The 38th annual softball Union County Tournament will continue Saturday with the semifinals at Kean University’s Cougar Field in Union. At noon it will be third-seeded New Providence vs. second-seeded and two-time defending champion Gov. Livingston in the first semifinal. GL defeated New Providence 9-2 in last year’s final at Kean. That was the first year […]