Tag Archive for Jim Whelan

Nash Looking To Lead In Brooklyn

By Jim Whelan Most Knicks fans are hoping that Derrick Rose is available in next month’s NBA Draft. The Memphis guard led the Tigers to the championship game. Enter Tyreke Evans to fill the void left by Rose’s departure after…

North Elizabeth Baseball League Opens Season

by Jim Whelan ELIZABETH—The rain held up and the sun came out for the start of North Elizabeth Youth Baseball League’s 41st season on April 12. Teams, coaches, parents, and friends participated in the annual opening day parade starting at…

Two Union County Residents Are Turning Pro

By Jim Whelan Earl Clark of Rahway and Derrick Caractor of Scotch Plains/ St. Patrick will forego their last two years college eligibility and enter into the NBA draft. Clark average 11 points per game and 8 rebounds per game…

Defense Hurt UCC Success On Offense

By Jim Whelan Union County College knew that they could outscore their opponents. This year team did do that, but on the other end of the court, the Owls still had offense on their mind and let their opponents outscore…

2008 Union County All County Awards

by Jim Whelan 2007-2008-Player of the Year Desmond Wade It seems like he has been around forever, the only bad thing about Des’ departures is the Direct TV packages that Linden fans will have to get to watch him play…