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FTHS Sports: Lady Warriors Cruise To 72-40 Win In State Sectionals’ First Round (With Gallery)

FTHS Sports: Lady Warriors Cruise To 72-40 Win In  State Sectionals’ First Round (With Gallery)

Franklin High School girls’ basketball coach Audrey Taylor said the teams’ game plan March 4 against Ridge High School was to “press them early cause some chaos and try to get the ball so we could get some easy points.” And did they ever. The Lady Warriors put up 11 points before Ridge had its […]

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Somerset Patriots Welcome Back Pitcher Mike Solbach

Somerset Patriots Welcome Back Pitcher Mike Solbach

The Somerset Patriots have announced the return of right-handed pitcher Mike Solbach. Solbach played for Somerset during the 2012 season before having his contract purchased by the Colorado Rockies organization and reporting to Double-A. Solbach had a 2.48 ERA and 26 strikeouts in 32.2 innings pitched in 21 games for Somerset in an All-Star 2012 […]

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Somerset Patriots Re-Sign Pitcher Erik Arnesen

Somerset Patriots Re-Sign Pitcher Erik Arnesen

The Somerset Patriots have announced the re-signing of right-handed pitcher Erik Arnesen. Arnesen finished the 2013 season with a 13-4 record, a 3.18 ERA, and 103 strikeouts in 149.2 innings pitched in 22 games started. “Erik was our Opening Day starter last year and is a true workhorse. He’s going to take the ball and […]

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Lady Warriors Battle, But Fall In Overtime To Gill St. Bernard’s In Somerset County Championship

Lady Warriors Battle, But Fall In Overtime To Gill St. Bernard’s In Somerset County Championship

They fought until the end, but the Franklin High School girls’ basketball team lost an overtime heartbreaker in the March 1 Somerset County championships to Gill St. Bernard’s, 55-51. Gill got off to a quick 4-0 lead, but the Lady Warriors fought back, tying the game at 4 with about 4 minutes left in the […]

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FHS Sports: Boys’ Bowling Team Places Second In State Division Championships, Eccles Rolls Perfect Game

FHS Sports: Boys’ Bowling Team Places Second In State Division Championships, Eccles Rolls Perfect Game

The Franklin High School boys’ bowling team came up short in its quest for a title in the Group III state championships Feb. 27 at Carolier Lanes, North Brunswick, coming in second to Montville High School. Just getting to the state finals was a victory, coach Ken Margolin said. “Been 40 years since we made […]

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FTHS Sports: Wrestlers Go 3-0 At Holy Cross Quad Meet

The Franklin Township High School grapplers had a perfect day Feb. 8, beating Holy Cross, Oakcrest and Middle Township high schools in a quad meet at Holy Cross High School, Delran. Following are the match results: Franklin 43, Holy Cross 34 182: Kyle Smith (Holy Cross) won by pin over Nana Kissi (Franklin) 0:49. 195: […]

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FTHS Sports: Boys’ Bowling Team Captures Group III Sectionals

FTHS Sports: Boys’ Bowling Team Captures Group III Sectionals

Fresh off a victory at the Skyland Conference championships, the Franklin Township High School boys’ bowling team defeated the Hillsborough High School Raiders on its way to capturing first place in the Group III state sectional championships Feb. 8 at Carolier Lanes, North Brunswick. Next stop: The NJ state championships next week. Powered by seniors […]

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FHS Sports: Grapplers Split Quad-Meet at Bishop Eustace

The Franklin Township High School wrestling team split a four-way meet against Washington Township High School, Cherokee High School and Bishop Eustace Prep on Feb. 1, winning against Bishop Eusatace 39-27, but losing against Cherokee and Washington Township. Helping in the winning effort over Bishop Eustace were Tristan Salvagno (113), Josh Mack (152), Mike Fagg-Daves […]

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When Ice Hockey Isn’t Ice Hockey, It’s Probably Broomball

When Ice Hockey Isn’t Ice Hockey, It’s Probably Broomball

Picture a sport that’s a combination of ice hockey, field hockey and soccer, played in a hockey rink, without skates. That’s broomball. It’s not actually played with brooms, although that’s how it started. These days, the “broom” is a wooden or aluminum stick with a traingular-shaped rubber attachment at the end. Players – six to […]

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FHS Sports (Photo Gallery): Girls’ JV Basketball Falls To Watchung Hills

FHS Sports (Photo Gallery): Girls’ JV Basketball Falls To Watchung Hills

The Franklin Township High School girls’ junior varsity basketball team lost Jan. 30 to the Watching Hils Regional High School squad, 41-31. Watching Hills took control of the game early, jumping to a 21-15 lead by halftime. The lead increased slightly to 28-21 at the end of three. “They played hard,” coach Alicia Zaro said. […]

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