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November 21, 2022

METUCHEN, NJ - In a seesaw affair featuring competitive spirit from talented student-athletes, the varsity gridiron seniors rallied in the closing seconds for a dramatic 36-30 comeback victory over a team of other varsity sports stars for the Marisa Tufaro Cup at the Brenner Family Field. The ...

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HOLMDEL, NJ -- No one gave them much of a chance. There just didn't seem like there was any way that the Union Catholic girls could still win the Meet of Champions title after its No. 1 runner was knocked out of the lineup with an injury. That's just too much to overcome against the best teams ...

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HOLMDEL, NJ --  The Union Catholic girls went into the NJSIAA Non-Public A championship race as the No. 1 ranked team in the state and were a huge favorite to win its second straight title on Saturday at Holmdel Park. Union Catholic successfully defended its title as expected, but the Vikings ...

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The Tigers are going to the sectional final. On Wednesday, fifth-seeded South Plainfield High School boys soccer edged eighth-seeded Colonia, 1-0, in double-overtime in the semifinals of the NJSIAA North Jersey, Section 2, Group 3 state tournament. David Galvez Barriento broke a scoreless tie ...

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South Plainfield High School was lucky enough to play not one, not two, but three state tournament events on Halloween Monday. Scary sight. Boys soccer, field hockey, and girls volleyball were all in action. On the road, fifth-seeded Tigers soccer knocked-out fourth-seeded Belleville, 1-0, ...

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TAPinto South Plainfield is back with another weekly sports recap for South Plainfield High School. Be sure to check back every week to stay up to date on Tigers athletics. Games/matches/meets through Oct. 30 are talked about below. BOYS SOCCER South Plainfield boys soccer shut out ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ -  There has been an unrelenting barrage of tough foes that the South Plainfield High School field hockey program has encountered so far this season.    What’s really impressive, however, is how the Tigers has faced off with each challenge with determination, integrity-and ...

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TAPinto South Plainfield is back with another weekly sports recap for South Plainfield High School. Be sure to check back every week to stay up to date on Tigers athletics. Games/matches/meets through Oct. 22 are talked about below. BOYS SOCCER South Plainfield boys soccer went 1-1 this ...

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The South Plainfield High School football team is in the middle of an historic 2022 season. The Tigers went unbeaten during the regular season and are 8-0. It is the first time South Plainfield went undefeated since it went 9-0 in 1965 when it won a state championship. The Tigers edged Monroe, ...

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The Tigers are moving on. Second-seeded South Plainfield Field Hockey shut out seventh-seeded Sayreville, 2-0, in the quarterfinals of the Greater Middlesex Conference Tournament on Tuesday in South Plainfield. With the win, the Tigers (10-7) will host third-seeded Old Bridge on Thursday in ...

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TAPinto South Plainfield is back with another weekly sports recap for South Plainfield High School. Be sure to check back every week to stay up to date on Tigers athletics. Games/matches/meets through Oct. 16 are talked about below. BOYS SOCCER South Plainfield boys soccer upped its ...

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Tigers Varsity Field Hockey fell to a 9-6 record, in a difficult match against the East Brunswick Bears which included tough, wet playing conditions and at least two injuries. After a lengthy rain delay, play commenced on a soggy surface. Ultimately, the Tigers were blanked by the Bears who notched ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - Warmth and love compensated for cold and rainy weather, which couldn’t put a damper on the first annual Laney Bug Stickball Tournament. More than 80 elementary and middle school students and a couple dozen volunteers participated in the event at South Plainfield Middle ...

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TAPinto South Plainfield is back with another weekly sports recap for South Plainfield High School. Be sure to check back every week to stay up to date on Tigers athletics. Games/matches/meets through Oct. 9 are talked about below. BOYS SOCCER South Plainfield boys soccer started off ...

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Not one, not two, not three, how about six wins in a row for the Tigers. Friday night, the South Plainfield High School football team defeated Voorhees, 33-19, on the road in Glen Gardner. South Plainfield remains undefeated on the year at 6-0, and it is the first time the program has reached ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD--The Tigers fell to the Summit Hilltoppers on October 6th, losing 5-0. This was a hard fought match in which South Plainfield had opportunity, but could not find the back of the net.  Tigers' goalie Julianna Farinella had 17 saves, while Hilltopper Lily Spinner only needed to ...

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TAPinto South Plainfield is back with another weekly sports recap for South Plainfield High School. Be sure to check back every week to stay up to date on Tigers athletics. Games/matches/meets through Oct. 1 are touched on. BOYS SOCCER South Plainfield boys soccer played two games this ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - The South Plainfield Tigers defeated the Governor Livingston Highlanders on Saturday afternoon, the score 47-22, at Governor Livingston High School. The Highlanders gave up big plays early to the Tigers which resulted in their division title. The Tigers wasted no time, ...

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The Tigers are divisional champs. The South Plainfield High School football team got out to a big start, and then defeated Governor Livingston, 47-22, on Saturday afternoon in Berkeley Heights. With the win, the Tigers improved to 5-0, and they’ve now captured the Big Central Conference ...

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ANNANDALE, NJ — Colonia High’s varsity football team suffered its first season loss, 33-7, on the road Friday night against North Hunterdon High School. The Patriots (5-1) won five consecutive games to open the season, and had a fast start against the North Hunterdon Lions (5-1). With 7:44 ...

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SPOTSWOOD, NJ - After two overtimes, the Spotswood High School boys varsity soccer team left the field tied with South Plainfield High School on Wednesday. The Chargers and the Tigers ended their second meeting of the season in a 1-1 tie. South Plainfield won the previous meeting between the two ...

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TAPinto South Plainfield is back with another weekly sports recap for South Plainfield High School. Be sure to check back every week to stay up to date on Tigers athletics. Games/matches/meets through Sept. 26 are touched on. BOYS SOCCER South Plainfield boys soccer is 6-2-1 on the year ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, N.J. -- Can the Tigers be stopped? The South Plainfield football team moved to 4-0 on the season courtesy of a 48-22 victory over J.P. Stevens on Friday night at home at Frank R. Jost Field. South Plainfield has won the last three meetings with the Hawks, outsourcing them ...

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SCOTCH PLAINS/FANWOOD, NJ - Former Rutgers and NFL Quarterback Ray Lucas visited to Scotch Plains-Fanwood High School on Tuesday, Sept. 20, to spread awareness on drug addiction in the sports world. Lucas is working with the Horizon Foundation for New Jersey and the Partnership for a Drug Free New ...

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PORTLAND, Me, - The Somerset Patriots used an eight-run fourth inning to a fuel a 9-4 victory over the Portland Sea Dogs in game one of the Eastern League Northeast Division Series. The Patriots had 12 hits in the game, all singles. The win is Somerset's first postseason victory since ...

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The weekly roundup for South Plainfield High School is back, and the Tigers had a successful week. Have a look at what went down below. Be sure to check back every week to stay up to date on Tigers athletics. BOYS SOCCER South Plainfield boys soccer upped its record to 3-1-1 after two wins ...

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NORTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - Coach Bill Hamilton has the Tigers rolling. Friday night, the South Plainfield High School football team topped North Plainfield, 53-30, on the road in North Plainfield. The Canucks had won the previous two meetings with the Tigers. North Plainfield still has a hefty ...

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METUCHEN, NJ - As the Saint Joseph High School of Metuchen ice hockey team’s head coach, Ryan Carter has forever instilled in his players the importance of giving back to the community. The Falcons have conducted a fundraiser for a different beneficiary each year since Carter took over the ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - It was a tough loss for the Spotswood High School boys varsity soccer team on Monday, losing to South Plainfield High School 1-0 in the second overtime. After two scoreless halves, the Chargers and Tigers ended the first overtime without a score. South Plainfield's Bryan ...

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Fall sports are underway across the state and at South Plainfield High School. The Tigers are competing on the field, on the court, on the track and more. Starting with this article, TAPinto South Plainfield will provide a weekly roundup highlighting the previous week’s action for South ...

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