LINDEN—A local basketball team needed a hand, and ConocoPhillips Bayway Refinery answered the call.
PERTH AMBOY – The Raritan Bay Area YMCA Traveling Basketball League will hold tryouts next week for its inaugural season.
RAHWAY—Nichelle Harris recently became Rahway High School’s second Union County Cross Country Champion and the first since 1994.
STATE – The Port Authority will run expanded PATH train service from Newark and Hoboken into New York tomorrow to accommodate passengers heading to and from the New York Yankees’ victory parade in lower Manhattan.
SOUTH ORANGE – Nine-year NBA veteran Adrian Griffin highlights a star-studded Seton Hall University Athletics Hall of Fame Class of 2010. Eight alumni will be inducted on Thursday, Feb. 4 at the 21st Athletics Hall of Fame Enshrinement Dinner at Mayfair Farms in West Orange.
TAMPA, Fla. – Rahway native Scott Schweitzer will be inducted into the United Soccer League Hall of Fame later this month.
RAHWAY – Antonio Garay, a former Rahway High School standout, was signed to the New York Jets’ practice squad last week.
SOUTH ORANGE – Five players scored in double-figures as the Seton Hall men’s basketball team rolled to an 89-62 win over Carleton in an exhibition game at Walsh Gymnasium on Friday night.
JERSEY CITY—The greatest rivalry this decade in New Jersey Athletic Conference men’s soccer had an unexpected additional chapter written as New Jersey City University pulled off perhaps the biggest upset in NCAA Division III this season.
ELMWOOD PARK—The New Jersey City University women’s bowling team, ranked #8 nationally among Division I, II and III institutions, opened its 10th season on Friday evening, posting a 3-2 record overall while placing fifth overall on day one of the FDU Knights Fall Invite at Parkway Lanes.