Hillside got out of South River with another victory to extend winning streak to 10; Comets to face North Plainfield for first time since 2011

When Hillside returned to South River last Saturday it was the Comets who were undefeated this time. Also unlike last year’s game the score was much closer when the final period commenced. South River quarterback Michael DeSantis scored on a three-yard run in the fourth quarter to pull his team to within 14-13. However, his […]

UCT girls’ volleyball to continue Oct. 19 with 4 quarterfinal round matchups at higher seeds; Semifinals are Oct. 24 at Johnson High School and the final Oct. 26 at Kean University

The girls’ volleyball Union County Tournament continues Friday, Oct. 19 with the four quarterfinal round matchups at the higher seeds. The top eight seeds all made it, with the top four hosting. The tournament then moves to Johnson High School in Clark for the Wednesday, Oct. 24 semifinals at 6 p.m. and 7:30. The championship […]

UCTs information here, with girls’ soccer semifinals and Oct. 20 field hockey final still to be scheduled

UNION COUNTY TOURNAMENTS BOYS’ SOCCER: QUARTERFINALS: Saturday, Oct. 13 Elizabeth 3, Plainfield 2 Union 1, Elizabeth 0 Scotch Plains 2, Roselle 0 Westfield 3, Cranford 2 SEMIFINALS: Saturday, Oct. 20 At Johnson 3-Westfield vs. 2-Scotch Plains, 5:30 p.m. 4-Union vs. 1-Elizabeth, 7:30 p.m. FINAL: Saturday, Oct. 27 Semifinal winners, TBA GIRLS’ SOCCER: QUARTERFINALS: Saturday, Oct. […]

For 2nd time in 3 years 3-2 Cranford football tops 5-0 Summit; Cougars enhance North, Group 4 playoff chances

For the second straight season – with, perhaps, the playoffs on the line – the Cranford Cougars came through big-time in the second half at home against an undefeated team. Trailing 5-0 Summit by five points at intermission, Cranford fought hard in quarters three and four to top the visiting Hilltoppers 25-12 Friday night at […]

Girls’ volleyball Union County Tournament to commence Oct. 12; Final is Oct. 26 at Kean University

2018 UNION COUNTY TOURNAMENT GIRLS’ VOLLEYBALL SEEDS: 1-Westfield. 2-Union Catholic. 3-Union. 4-Kent Place. 5-Scotch Plains. 6-New Providence. 7-Linden. 8-Gov. Livingston. 9-Benedictine. 10-Summit. 11-Rahway. 12-Roselle. 13-Elizabeth. 14-Dayton. 15-Plainfield. 16-Cranford. 17-Roselle Catholic. 18-Johnson. 19-Oak Knoll. PRELIMINARY ROUND: Friday, Oct. 12 19-Oak Knoll at 14-Dayton 18-Johnson at 15-Plainfield 17-Roselle Catholic at 16-Cranford FIRST ROUND Tuesday, Oct. 16 TOP […]

Featured Union County football matchup this weekend is Oct. 12 Union Division clash with Brearley (5-0) at New Providence (6-0); Hillside (5-0) and Summit (5-0) also seek to remain undefeated

There are still 4 Union County teams without a loss as we are down to the final 3 weeks of the regular season. A showdown this Friday night features 2 of them clashing. After that just 1 will still have the 0 in the right column. Among this weekend’s top matchups includes Brearley (5-0) at […]

Updated UCT information here – Wednesday, Oct. 10

UNION COUNTY TOURNAMENTS   BOYS’ SOCCER:   SEEDS: 1-Elizabeth. 2-Scotch Plains. 3-Westfield. 4-Union. 5-Summit. 6-Cranford. 7-Roselle. 8-Plainfield. 9-Dayton. 10-Gov. Livingston. 11-Rahway. 12-New Providence. 13-Oratory Prep. 14-Johnson. 15-Linden. 16-Union Catholic. 17-Brearley. 18-Hillside. 19-Roselle Park. 20-Roselle Catholic.   PRELIMINARY ROUND: Saturday, Oct. 6 Dayton 2, Union Catholic 1 Plainfield 3, Brearley 0 Summit 11, Roselle Catholic 0 […]

Union County Tournaments information here: Girls’ volleyball will be last to be seeded

UNION COUNTY TOURNAMENTS BOYS’ SOCCER: SEEDS: 1-Elizabeth. 2-Scotch Plains. 3-Westfield. 4-Union. 5-Summit. 6-Cranford. 7-Roselle. 8-Plainfield. 9-Dayton. 10-Gov. Livingston. 11-Rahway. 12-New Providence. 13-Oratory Prep. 14-Johnson. 15-Linden. 16-Union Catholic. 17-Brearley. 18-Hillside. 19-Roselle Park. 20-Roselle Catholic. PRELIMINARY ROUND: Saturday, Oct. 6 16-Union Catholic at 9-Dayton 17-Brearley at 8-Plainfield 20-Roselle Catholic at 5-Summit 13-Oratory Prep at 12-New Providence 15-Linden […]

Union County FB still undefeated: New Providence, Summit, Hillside, Brearley; Union seeks first win over Westfield since 2013

Ten games on tap for Oct. 5 and two more on Oct. 6; GL has the weekend off

So through the last weekend in August and then the month of September, we have four teams in Union County that have still not experienced the agony of defeat. New Providence is 5-0 – not bad considering the Pioneers are coming off consecutive 1-9 finishes the past two seasons for the first time in program […]

Union residents Melendez and Buchanan and Flores of Elizabeth spark Union County College women’s soccer; Owls take perfect 10-0 record into Oct. 4 sophomore night home game vs. Bucks CC

Match will take place at Snyder Field in Berkeley Heights

CRANFORD – The Union County College women’s soccer team is currently undefeated, sitting on a ten-game win streak. Their current record is 10-0. On Oct. 2 the Lady Owls shut out Ocean County College by a score of 10-0. The previous week, on Sept. 25, the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) issued their Top […]