FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: November 21, 2007

CONTACT: Tom Plante, (908) 527-4746
Wayne Avery, (908) 527-4742


Hockey Tournament Begins Dec. 4
at Warinanco Park Ice Skating Rink

ROSELLE, N.J. – Six of the best high school hockey teams in New Jersey will compete in the 25th Annual George T. Cron Hockey Tournament beginning Tuesday evening, Dec. 4, at 6:00 p.m. at the Warinanco Ice Skating Center in Roselle, a service of the Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders.

“The tournament is a great opportunity for each team to display sportsmanship, teamwork and an appreciation for the action-packed game of hockey,” said Freeholder Chairwoman Bette Jane Kowalski, liaison to the Parks and Recreation Advisory Board.

The schedule is as follows:

Tuesday, Dec. 4

6:00 p.m.:

Scotch Plains-Fanwood vs. Westfield.


8:30 p.m.:

Cranford vs. Summit.


Monday, Dec. 10

6:00 p.m.:

Morris Knolls vs. winner of Cranford vs.
Summit game.


8:30 p.m.:

Mendham vs. winner of Scotch Plains vs.
Westfield game.


Tuesday, Dec. 11

6:00 p.m.:

Losing teams from Dec. 4.


Wednesday, Dec. 12

6:00 p.m.:

Losing teams from Dec. 10.


8:30 p.m.:

Winning teams from Dec. 10.

Spectator admission to the tournament is $2.00 for adults and $1.00 for students.
The Warinanco Ice Skating Center is located off Thompson and Seventh avenues in Roselle. The rink can also be approached from the St. Georges Avenue and Park Street entrances to Warinanco Park, near the border with the City of Elizabeth.

For information about the tournament schedule call (908) 298-7850.