New Jersey High School Football - Hawthorne can't get by RutherfordSeptember 17, 2021: Hawthorne, NJ 07506
Rutherford Bulldogs (Rutherford, NJ) fans left the game content Friday as they saw their football team nip the host Hawthorne Bears (Hawthorne, NJ), 27-21 in a league game.
The Bulldogs (2-1) will now prepare for their game against Waldwick/Midland Park (Waldwick, NJ). The Warriors come into the non-league game with a 2-0 record. In their last game, Waldwick/Midland Park nipped Garfield (Garfield, NJ), 39-13, in a league game.
The Bears now sport a 1-1 record. They take the field next when they travel to New Milford for a North Jersey - Liberty game on Friday, September 24. Hawthorne will meet a Knights team coming off a 27-7 league loss to Pompton Lakes (Pompton Lakes, NJ). The Knights record now stands at 0-2.