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Piscataway's 2019 schedule full of rivals and storylines

by Mike Pavlichko Hands down, Piscataway has the most interesting and diverse slate of high school football games in the area for 2019. It's a result of the GMC's plan to put teams in divisions based strictly on enrollment, and not on past success.  That put the Chiefs "down" into the White Division, although that…

GMC, Mid-State Football Schedules Released for 2019 Season

The Greater Middlesex and Mid-State football conferences have released their 2019 composite schedules, their next-to-last ones as separate leagues before they form the Big Central Football Conference in 2021. But the final divisional alignments are almost as intriguing. The GMC will have a Gold Division for the second year in a row and - at…

Piscataway Mayor Blasts Rutgers’ Alcohol Sale Proposal

February 20, 2019 – Piscataway Mayor Brian C. Wahler is challenging the proposal by Rutgers University which seeks to sell beer and wine to all ticket holders of legal age at its football and basketball games. “I’m a Rutgers graduate and a Rutgers fan,” Mayor Wahler said.  “However, no one local agreed to let the…

Rutgers Athletics to Expand Beer and Wine Sales

  PISCATAWAY, N.J. (February 20, 2019) - Rutgers Athletics today announced that it will expand beer and wine sales at department-managed venues beginning in the fall of 2019. Revenues from the sales will serve to off-set scholarship costs, which support the State University of New Jersey’s more than 600 student-athletes and exceed $16 million annually.…

NJSIAA ditches Born Power Index after 2018 controversy

The Born Power Index has been around for more than 40 years, but it's being tossed aside by the NJSIAA after just one season. The state's high school athletics association says it's putting the finishing touches on a new football playoff formula "to replace the Born Power Index." It was used to help seed the…