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September 21, 2021

COLONIA, NJ — The East Brunswick girls volleyball team remained undefeated with a 25-12, 25-12 victory over Colonia on Monday. Paige Anania led the way with 13 kills and five digs for the Bears (4-0). Hailey Benesz finished with nine kills and seven digs for East Brunswick. Reah Robinson had ...

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SAYREVILLE, NJ — The East Brunswick field hockey team remained undefeated with a 4-0 victory over Sayreville on Monday. Natalie Arnold scored three goals and assisted on one for the Bears (6-0), who led, 2-0, after one quarter. Samantha Arnolf scored the other goal and contributed two assists.

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PISCATAWAY, NJ — Kayla Reed and Samantha Lederman each collected one goal and one assist to lead East Brunswick to a 4-0 girls soccer victory over Piscataway on Monday. Sydney Taha gave the Bears (3-1) a 1-0 lead three minutes into the game with an assist from Reed. East Brunswick went ahead, ...

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PISCATAWAY, N.J. — Rutgers football (3-0) defeated Delaware (2-1), 45-13, on Saturday afternoon at SHI Stadium. The Scarlet Knights cruised to their first 3-0 start since 2012. Quarterback Noah Vedral went 21-for-26, including a 62-yard touchdown pass to wide receiver Brandon Sanders and 28-yard ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - The East Brunswick field hockey team scored three goals in the first quarter and went on to a 5-0 victory over Monroe on Saturday to remain undefeated. Samantha Arnold had one goal and one assist, and Natalie Arnold and Prisha Dhruve each contributed two assists for the ...

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SAYREVILLE, NJ — The East Brunswick football team scored five touchdowns in the first quarter and rolled to a 42-6 victory Friday night at Sayreville High School. Quarterback Ben Solimini got the Bears (2-1) off to a quick start with touchdown runs of 67 and 39 yards on East Brunswick's first ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ — Mikayla Mandleur scored three goals to lead East Brunswick to a 7-0 girls soccer victory over J.P. Stevens on Tuesday. Sophomore forward Sydney Taha scored two goals for the Bears (1-1), who led, 3-0, at halftime. Kayla Reed had one goal and two assists in the win. Riya ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ — Darya Popova scored in the third quarter to give East Brunswick the lead on its way to a 2-1 field hockey victory over A.L. Johnson on Monday. Anna Sawicki's goal in the second quarter with an assist by Madeline Gavin tied the game, 1-1. Popova's tiebreaking goal came with ...

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SOMERSET, NJ — East Brunswick scored three touchdowns in the first quarter and went on to a 35-14 football victory over New Brunswick in a game played at Franklin High School Friday night. Nori Smith carried 18 times for 160 yards and three touchdowns for the Bears (1-1), who led, 21-7, after ...

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EDISON, NJ — Joseph Carbone scored four goals to lift the East Brunswick boys soccer team to a 5-2 victory over J.P. Stevens in the Bears' opening game on Saturday. With the score tied, 1-1, in the second half, Ryan Berg scored with an assist by Jordan Popovski to give East Brunswick a 2-1 lead ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Rutgers football players will wear special uniforms to pay tribute to the 37 alumni and others lost in the Sept. 11 attacks, the school has announced. Rutgers (1-0) will play Saturday at Syracuse on the 20th anniversary of the attacks. The jersey will feature stripes in ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - Delayed by the COVID-19 pandemic and rescheduled from Memorial Day to Labor Day, the 77th annual Tour of Somerville bicycle race has been canceled, according to an announcement from Mayor Dennis Sullivan. The high-profile sporting event, which attracts elite cyclists from around ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Whenever Rutgers focuses on the Banks of the Old Raritan, it always seems to be connected to the alma mater.  But the banks had an entirely different meaning this weekend, as university officials eagerly waited for the Raritan River to recede so that the football team ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - Due to infrastructure problems below the field that were exacerbated rainfall during Henri Hurricane, East Brunswick High School's football games will not be held at home this year.  All football games will be held off-site. Following an inquiry by East Brunswick Board of ...

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SAYREVILLE, NJ — Evan Sobieski scored touchdowns on a reception and a fumble return in the second half to fuel Old Bridge to a 27-24 football victory over East Brunswick in the opening game for both Saturday at neutral site Sayreville High School. East Brunswick was held to zero yards from ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - The soccer game between East Brunswick High School’s players took place on Tuesday night at 6:00 pm. The teams were drafted by the coaches to see their players contend in gamelike situations and to gauge their team’s ability. Team White used the formation 4-2-3-1 and Team ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ — The East Brunswick football team's opening game has been postponed. Originally slated to be played Friday night in OId Bridge, the Bears' game against the Knights now will kick off Saturday at 1 p.m. at Sayreville High School. For a preview of the Bears' 2021 season, ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – Rutgers football fans are getting ready to paint the town red – or scarlet, to be exact. The Scarlet Knights will kick off their season Thursday at 6:30 p.m. when they play host to Temple at SHI Stadium. Rutgers officials on Tuesday announced the game – Greg Schiano’s ...

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SPOTSWOOD, NJ - Spotswood Recreation Department volunteer Robert Hilse took over the 5K reins from longtime friend and fellow Spotswood Recreation Department volunteer Paul Wasserman last year when Wasserman retired from the committee. 2020 was of course a year to remember due to the ongoing ...

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DUNELLEN, NJ -- Double Olympic gold medalist and world record holder Sydney McLaughlin rose up from her chair and flashed a huge smile across her face as she shared a warm embrace with Sister Percylee Hart, RSM, her principal when she was a student at Union Catholic High School.   Sister ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ — After finishing the 2020 season with the program's first .500 record in a decade, the East Brunswick High School football team will set its sights on a winning record in 2021. The Bears, in their third season under head coach Andy Steinfeld, will open the regular season ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ — A Rutgers defensive back is leaving the football team, citing the university’s COVID-19 vaccine mandate. Peyton Powell, a native of Midland, Texas, who did not see any playing time since joining the team in December 2019, announced on Twitter that he will enter the mechanism ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - A Rutgers defensive back is leaving the football team, citing the university’s COVID-19 vaccine mandate. Peyton Powell, a native of Midland, Texas, who did not see any playing time since joining the team in December 2019, announced on Twitter that he will enter the mechanism ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ -- The Piscataway Board of Education has voted to rename the Piscataway High School football/athletics stadium, Kenny Armwood Stadium. Voting took place at the Aug. 12 BOE meeting, district officials said on Tuesday. Armwood, a lifelong resident of Piscataway and PHS Class of ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ — The opening game of the East Brunswick High School football season is less than two weeks away. The Bears, who have had two scrimmages with one remaining, are scheduled to open their regular season at home against Old Bridge on Friday, Sept. 3 at 7 p.m. Barring any ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - Not only have cyclists from around the world routinely traveled to central New Jersey to compete in the venerable Tour of Somerville over the years, many of them have won both the men’s and women’s featured races. Traditionally held over Memorial Day weekend, this year's event ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ — The East Brunswick Bears varsity summer team participated in a Middlesex County mini-season and lost just two games. The Bears finished their summer with a 6-2-1 record that included a 4-3 victory over South Plainfield in the final week that avenged an early defeat at the ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - Since 1940 and every year since, excluding the four World War II years, the Tour of Somerville has been a bike racing mainstay on Memorial Day, the longest-running bike race in North America. All of this changed in 2020 when the pandemic hit the U.S. and the sport of cycling ...

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CHATHAM, NJ -- The CDC will hopefully ignore this outbreak since Legends Gallery at Frames on Main was contributing to the spread of "Mets Fever" over a two-hour period on Saturday. Chatham Mets enthusiasts and baseball fans from out of town were turning blue and orange (Mets colors) as they ...

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SPOTSWOOD, NJ - The signs are up around town reminding residents about the upcoming 2021 Spotswood 5K on Saturday, September 18. There's still plenty of time to get ready to run or walk those 3.2-miles. This year's race is back in-person, but a virtual option remains for anyone not comfortable with ...

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