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June 28, 2022

BRIDGEWATER, NJ - The New York Yankees sent relief pitcher Aroldis Chapman to their Somerset Patriots Double-A minor league club on a rehab assignment this past weekend where he made two appearances Friday night and Sunday afternoon, throwing a total of 19 pitches on Friday night and Sunday ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The New York Yankees signed Anthony Volpe of Watchung to a $2.7M contract a few years ago right out of high school, and the investment continues to pay dividends, as the Yankees #1 prospect crunched a walk-off home run in the bottom of the tenth inning Sunday afternoon to clinch ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ – Rutgers forward Ron Harper Jr. has signed a two-way contract with the Toronto Raptors on the night of the 2022 NBA Draft. "The Rutgers basketball family is so proud of Ron Harper Jr. for this opportunity with the Toronto Raptors," head coach Steve Pikiell said. "This couldn't ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - New York Yankees reliever Aroldis Chapman, wearing a Captain America uniform, made it look easy during his rehab assignment with the Somerset Patriots Friday night, retiring the three batters he faced in the seventh inning, with a strikeout, a runner picked off second and tagged ...

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KENILWORTH, NJ – Known by most as “Goose,” Tony Siragusa, a Kenilworth native and former NFL defensive tackle who became one of football’s greatest players passed away at the age of 55. Since the tragic and sudden death was announced countless residents have taken to social media to respond with ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ – The New York Yankees are currently scheduling LHP Aroldis Chapman for a ehab with the Double-A Somerset Patriots during the weekend of June 24 through June 26.   Currently working his way back from an Achilles injury, Chapman has been on the Yankees injured list since May 24 ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ -- Two members of the East Brunswick softball team were selected to the 2022 Greater Middlesex Conference All-Red Division team. Madison Boen and Julia Theil of East Brunswick each were named in a vote of the conference's coaches. Boen, a senior catcher, collected six ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ -- Sophomore Dustin McGuinness of East Brunswick has been selected to the 2022 All-Greater Middlesex Conference team. The team was chosen in a vote of the coaches in the GMC. McGuinness, a shortstop and a pitcher, batted .316 with a team-leading eight doubles this season.

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SOMERSET, NJ -- The East Brunswick High School boys track team came away with gold medals in two events at the NJSIAA Meet of Champions at Franklin High School on Saturday. Senior Chris Serrao won the 110-meter hurdles with a time of 13.73. It was a personal record and his third Meet of ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ - The biggest tournament in the world’s most popular sport is coming to New Jersey in a big way. On Thursday officials from FIFA, soccer’s governing body, announced that MetLife Stadium will be one of just 15 locations across North America and 11 in the U.S. to play host to the ...

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SOMERSET, NJ -- With a total of 56 team points, the East Brunswick boys' track and field team won the NJSIAA Group 4 championships at Franklin High School last weekend. The Bears' victory featured a gold medal performance by Chris Serrao and two first-place finishes for the relay ...

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HOWELL, NJ -- The East Brunswick baseball team set a school record for the lowest staff earned-run average this season. But, on Friday, it was unearned runs that did the Bears in. Howell defeated East Brunswick, 8-2, in the Central Jersey, Group 4 championship game, scoring six runs in the ...

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WEST WINDSOR, NJ -- The East Brunswick boys tennis team reached the championship round of the NJSIAA Tournament of Champions before falling to Newark Academy, 3-2, in the final on Thursday at Mercer County Park. On Wednesday, the Bears got past Pingry, 4-1, in the semifinal round. Jack Wong, ...

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The East Brunswick boys tennis team defeated Pingry, 4-1, on Wednesday in the semifinals of the NJSIAA Tournament

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HOWELL, NJ -- The East Brunswick boys' track team finished second in the Central Jersey, Group 4 championships last weekend. The East Brunswick girls' team placed fourth. Three Bears track athletes won gold medals in their events. Jayden Phillip came in first in the 100-meter dash with a time ...

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NORTH BRUNSWICK, NJ -- The East Brunswick baseball team's run of sterling pitching performances has carried the Bears to the sectional championship game. East Brunswick defeated North Brunswick, 4-2, in eight innings in the semifinal round of the Central Jersey, Group 4 tournament on Tuesday.

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MIDDLETOWN, NJ -- Joe Ditzel pitched a two-hitter to lead East Brunswick to a 1-0 baseball victory over Middletown South in the quarterfinal round of the Central Jersey, Group 4 tournament on Saturday. Ditzel struck out out four batters and walked three, throwing a total of 90 pitches. Dylan ...

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WEST WINDSOR, NJ -- The East Brunswick boys tennis team won the NJSIAA Group 4 state championship Friday with victories over Bergen Tech and Westfield. The Bears (22-1) defeated Bergen Tech, 4-1, in the semifinals, then swept away Westfield, 5-0, in the Group 4 finals. In the final match ...

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FREEHOLD TOWNSHIP, NJ -- Dustin McGuinness collected three hits and drove in two runs, and Joe Ditzel pitched a strong long relief stint to boost East Brunswick to an 8-6 baseball victory over Freehold Township in the first round of the Central Jersey, Group 4 state tournament on ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ -- The East Brunswick boys tennis team won the NJSIAA Central Jersey, Group 4 championship on Tuesday with a 3-2 victory over Marlboro. Although Jack Wong of East Brunswick won easily at first singles, the matches at second and third singles and first doubles were all epic, ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - Bike racers from as far as New Zealand, Mexico and Canada wheeled into town Memorial Day to compete in the 77th Tour of Somerville. What has become a Memorial Day tradition is said to be America’s oldest cycling race. A series of races drew top amateur and professional riders ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ -- The East Brunswick boys tennis team defeated West Windsor-Plainsboro South, 5-0, in the semifinal round of the Central Jersey, Group 4 tournament on Friday. Jack Wong won at first singles for the Bears (19-1), 6-0, 6-2. Tanuj Chandekar of East Brunswick took second singles ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ -- Ryan Basham drove in five runs and Jack Nelson knocked in four to lead East Brunswick to a 10-4 baseball victory over Notre Dame on Wednesday. Nelson hit a grand slam, and Basham went 3-for-3 with two doubles for the Bears (14-11), who five runs in the second inning to take ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ -- Zach Konstantinovsky's RBI single in the bottom of the 12th inning gave sixth-seeded North Brunswick a 1-0 baseball victory over seventh-seeded East Brunswick in the semifinal round of the Greater Middlesex Conference Tournament Saturday at East Brunswick ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ -- The East Brunswick and Spotswood baseball teams met for the second time in three days on Thursday. And while the stakes were different on Thursday, they were not inconsqeuential. East Brunswick scored three runs in the bottom of the fifth inning to erase a one-run ...

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NORTH BRUNSWICK, NJ -- The seventh-seeded East Brunswick baseball team advanced in the quarterfinal round of the Greater Middlesex Conference Tournament with a 4-2 victory over second-seeded Monroe Wednesday night at North Brunswick Community Park. Dustin McGuinness pitched a three-hitter with ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ -- East Brunswick scored three runs in the first inning and four in the third on its way to an 11-1 baseball victory over Spotswood in the first round of the Greater Middlesex Conference Tournament on Tuesday. Dylan Lugo went 2-for-4 with a home run and three RBI for the Bears ...

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SAYREVILLE, NJ -- The East Brunswick softball team scored six runs in the top of the 10th inning for an 8-2 victory over Sayreville on Saturday. Julia Theil went 2-for-5 with a double and three RBI for the Bears (9-15), who scored a run in the top of the fourth inning to tie it up, ...

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LAWRENCEVILLE, NJ -- Ben Solimini scored three goals to pace East Brunswick to a 10-6 boys lacrosse victory over Notre Dame on Saturday. Robert Lippert and Kyan Dohn each scored two goals, and Zach McCue led with three assists for the Bears (10-7). Matt Tell had one goal and two assists, and ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ -- The East Brunswick baseball team has been seeded seventh for the upcoming Greater Middlesex Conference Tournament. The Bears will open with a first round game against 10th-seeded Spotswood at home on Monday, with the winner advancing to the quarterfinals Wednesday at North ...

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