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Hillsborough lacrosse seniors get special sendoff

The senior players on the Hillsborough High School boys lacrosse team got some closure from their lost spring season due to the coronavirus pandemic. Hillsborough...
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Hillsborough embracing the fun of the Last Dance World Series

The buzz of excitement filled TD Bank Ballpark, home of the Somerset Patriots, on Tuesday morning as baseball was back in action on the...

NJSIAA: Start of high school fall sports season pushed back

In a press release dated July 10, the New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association (NJSIAA) said the official start of the fall sports season...
PHOTO COURTESY OF NANCY RYGIEL

Hillsborough ready to compete in Last Dance World Series

Baseball is back in New Jersey as high school programs throughout the state prepare to compete in the Last Dance World Series. Hillsborough is one...
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NJSIAA targeting opening of summer sports workouts for July 13

In a memo issued on June 12 to its member schools, the New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association (NJSIAA) said it is aiming to...
PHOTO COURTESY OF CHERYL IAIONE

Hillsborough softball hoping to get closure from canceled spring season

HILLSBOROUGH - Last year, the Hillsborough High School softball team brought home its ninth Somerset County Tournament championship when they rolled to an 8-1...

High school athletic association adds COVID-19 sports task force

The New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association (NJSIAA) has established the COVID-19 Sports Advisory Task Force, a group of athletic directors from across the...
PHOTO COURTESY OF NANCY RYGIEL

Hillsborough High School softball, baseball squads team up to help local food banks

HILLSBOROUGH - Both the Hillsborough High School baseball and softball teams weren’t able to take the field this spring because of the coronavirus pandemic. The...
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Raider Diamond Club helps Hillsborough High School baseball program organize food donations for healthcare...

HILLSBOROUGH - This spring did not result in the Hillsborough High School baseball team being able to take the diamond to defend its Skyland...
PHOTO COURTESY OF CHRISTINE CALLESANO

Hillsborough High School girls lacrosse program shows support for healthcare workers through goody bag...

HILLSBOROUGH - Like all high school sports teams this spring, the Hillsborough High School girls lacrosse program has seen its season canceled because of...
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Hope still alive for shortened spring sports season

There is still hope for New Jersey high school student-athletes to play a shortened season this spring. Gov. Phil Murphy announced on April 16 at...

NJSIAA still holding out hope for a spring sports season

The start of the New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association high school spring sports season was scheduled to begin on March 25 with both...
PHOTO PROVIDED BY ROCCO MAZZAGATTI

Hillsborough girls’ winter track team captures first state title

It was a banner winter all around the track for the Hillsborough High School girls' indoor track and field team. Hillsborough outdueled Ridge High School...

Central Jersey Top 10: Final boys’ basketball rankings

The scholastic basketball season has come to an end due to the world-wide coronavirus. The New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association ruled on March 12...

Central Jersey Top 10: Final girls’ basketball rankings of the season

The scholastic basketball season has come to an end due to the world-wide coronavirus. The New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association ruled on March 12...
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Hillsborough girls’ basketball team completes magical season

The Hillsborough High School girls’ basketball team made epic strides during the 2019-2020 season. Winning just two games four years ago, the Raiders rose up...

Hillsborough officials commend cheerleading squads for achievements

The Hillsborough Township Committee recognized a pair of local cheerleading groups on their respective successful 2019 seasons at a recent meeting. Hillsborough officials recognized the...
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Montgomery roars to second state sectional girls’ basketball title

The Montgomery High School girls’ basketball team’s state playoff push reached new heights on March 9 against Hillsborough High School in the NJSIAA Central...

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