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September 26, 2022

JAMESBURG, NJ - On Saturday, September 24th, the GLHS Cross Country Team competed in the Thompson Park Class Meet in Jamesburg.  At this Class Meet, athletes compete with their gender and grade, can score as a team with three members, and the top 25 athletes in each race earn medals.  Taking ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - After a passive first half, the Gov. Livingston High girls soccer team found its stride after the break and registered a 4-0 victory over Union Catholic on 'Senior Night' on Saturday evening at Snyder Avenue Park in Berkeley Heights. "We started slow for whatever reason," ...

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Putting a sustainable spin on the sport of tennis, two NPHS Girls Tennis players are creating a responsible way for locals to recycle used tennis balls in hopes that less will end up in landfills.    Sophomore Lily Liu and Freshman Maggie Liu, who are on the Girls Varsity Tennis Team at NPHS, ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - On Saturday night, when the Erie SeaWolves take on our local Somerset Patriots in a best of three series for the Eastern League Championship (Double -A), a familiar face will be taking the field for the SeaWolves. Just two months into his pro career, fate brings former Gov.

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - The 25th Annual Berkeley Heights 5K Charity Road Race and Fitness Walk drew hundreds of runners, walkers, children, and spectators on Sunday morning, September 18th at Memorial Field. Dozens of vendors arrived early to set up tents and provide free goodies, information, and ...

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CLARK, NJ - The Gov. Livingston Cross Country Team participated at the Magee Memorial Class Meet at Oak Ridge Park in Clark on Saturday, Sept. 17.   The senior girls team Senior placed third overall with senior teammates that included Molly Burke, Kendall Torres, Landry Lorne, and Connelly Jaqua ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - On a night that honored the team's seniors it was sophomores Sam Siter and Reilly House that combined to score the game's only goal and sophomore Emma Capparelli who posted the shutout as Gov. Livingston earned a 1-0 decision over St. Elizabeth on Saturday night at Snyder ...

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EDISON, NJ - The Governor Livingston Highlanders defeated the J.P. Stevens Hawks on Friday night, the score 25-6, at J.P. Stevens High School in Edison. While the Highlander offense was not the best, the defense stepped up and stopped the Hawks offense multiple times to set up their own offense ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS — The Gov. Livingston girls’ volleyball team held a pasta party Thursday on the eve of their showdown with neighboring rival New Providence. The team-building feast certainly added plenty of starch to the Highlanders on Friday and they went out and defeated New Providence in ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - The hype was all on Friday Night Lights (FNL), with immense enthusiasm for the one weekend of the year when Gov. Livingston High School hosts games under the lights. The Highlander football team came out to perform for their "Fanzone" and took command of the field ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - The undefeated GL volleyball team is off to a strong start with three conference wins, all in two sets. They defeated Elizabeth is their seasoned opener last Thursday, 25-21 and 25-22. On Monday, the team beat Scotch Plains-Fanwood 25-21, 25-22 in a decisive victory. They ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - The 25th Berkeley Heights 5k Charity Road Race and Fitness Walk is set for Sunday, September 18th at Memorial Field. The USATF sanctioned 5K starts on Bolton Boulevard at 9:30 a.m., with the 1.5 mile family fitness walk at 9:35 a.m., followed by free fun runs for children ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - The Gov. Livingston girls soccer team was not only starting a freshman goalie - pressed into service due to a late injury - but quickly fell behind by two goals within the first five minutes of its contest with neighboring rival New Providence. The Lady Highlanders, ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - On Saturday, September 10, Governor Livingston High School was bustling as fans filled the stands to cheer on their varsity sports teams in back-to-back games.  The day started off strong with Girls Varsity Soccer defeating Mount St. Mary’s 4-0. Waverly Lorne, senior, ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ - Gov. Livingston girls varsity Cross Country team placed second overall with junior Sam Richter placing seventh at the St. Dominic’s Academy Invitational in Jersey City on Saturday. Also contributing to the second place finish were seniors Molly Burke rounding out the top 10 ...

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Editor's Note: Check back for photos BERKELEY HEIGHTS — The weather was superb and so was the performance of the Gov. Livingston boys’ soccer team under the bright lights on Saturday evening. Seniors Danny Coronado and Lucca Napoli both connected for first half goals and Colin Goldbeck was ...

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Check back for photo gallery. BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - The Governor Livingston Highlanders defeated the North Plainfield Canucks, 31-14, Friday night at Governor Livingston High School. The Highlanders struck early on offense, and locked down the Canucks on defense, winning their first game of the ...

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SCOTCH PLAINS-FANWOOD, NJ -- A thrilling goal on a corner kick by Jasmine Gutierrez in the first half, and Scotch Plains-Fanwood's hallmark tight defense led the Raiders to a 1-0 season opening victory vs. Gov. Livingston at Wexler Field on Thursday. Scotch Plains-Fanwood goalkeeper Rebecca ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS — Colin Kesler and Blake Ortiz each struck for a goal while Colin Goldbeck came through with another stellar performance at the other end when the Gov. Livingston boys’ soccer team forged a 2-1 victory over neighboring rival New Providence in its season-opening game on Thursday ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - As another field hockey campaign gets ready to begin at Gov. Livingston High, head coach Jackie Wells has reason for optimism. "We are hoping for another promising season as we advance in divisions," said Wells, who is now in her second year at the helm. "We are now in the ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - When the Berkeley Heights school district approved the addition of a girls volleyball program at Governor Livingston High School eight years ago, no one would’ve predicted that the program would hold two conference division titles, made it to its first state sectional finals, ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - The 2022 Gov. Livingston boys and girls cross-country teams look to a solid group of upper classmen to continue their run with goals of winning the Union County Conference, Mountain Division.  Last year the boys were second to Rahway.  "Aidan Linde and Joe Frank were ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - The Arthur L. Johnson Crusaders defeated the Governor Livingston Highlanders on Thursday night, 42-6, at Arthur L. Johnson High School. Governor Livingston struggled early, turning the ball over on offense and giving up big plays on defense.  From the first whistle, the ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - The 25th Annual Berkeley Heights 5K Charity Road Race and Fitness Walk will draw runners, walkers, children, and spectators to Memorial Field on Sunday morning, September 18th.  Race Director, Dr. Patrick Smith of Smith Chiropractic said, “We hope for continued great ...

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NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - The New Providence Pioneers defeated the Governor Livingston Highlanders on Friday night, 29-9, at New Providence Lieder Field. The Highlanders, with new head coach Peter Ramiccio and starting junior quarterback Michael Geertsma struck early, but could not keep up with their ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS — The Gov. Livingston football team will have little time to ease into this season. Its gridiron learning curve will be magnified immediately when it opens on the road Friday against neighboring rival New Providence at 6 p.m. But playing its rival on Week 1, in a game usually ...

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NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - Just one week remains to get a glimpse into New Providence baseball history. The New Providence Historical Society has on display vintage baseball artifacts from the New Providence Crescents at the New Providence Memorial Library for the month of August. The New Providence ...

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The NJGF Golf Classic - hosted at Baltusrol Golf Club on Monday, August 8th - raised more than $210,000 to support golf programming for youth, military Veterans and individuals with special needs. BEDMINSTER, NJ - The New Jersey Golf Foundation (NJGF), the charitable arm of the New Jersey ...

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WESTFIELD, NJ — A 12-year-old boy who suffered a traumatic brain injury when a line drive struck him last month returns home Thursday after five weeks in the hospital, his father said. Anthony Labin, of Westfield, was pitching in a baseball game at Cooperstown Dreams Park July 11 when a batter ...

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NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - The New Providence Reds capped off another successful playoff run on Sunday by defeating the Old Bridge Royals by a score of 7-5 at Thomas Mundy Peterson Park in Perth Amboy to capture their 5th NJABL Championship overall, and making it back-to-back after winning the Summer ...

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