Forty-year drought is over! Bloomfield HS boys’ basketball team wins section title

Forty-year drought is over! Bloomfield HS boys’ basketball team wins section title

BLOOMFIELD, NJ – The 40-year drought is finally over. The top-seeded Bloomfield High School boys’ varsity basketball team defeated sixth-seeded Ridgewood, 39-34, in the NJSIAA North Jersey Section 1, Group 4 state tournament championship game on Tuesday night, March 7, at BHS. It marked the program’s first sectional championship since 1977, back when Kelly Tripucka […]

East Orange Campus HS girls’ basketball team has great run, falls to top-seeded Morristown in the final in bid for third straight section title

EAST ORANGE, NJ (corrected Tuesday March 7, 9:16 a.m.) – The East Orange Campus High School girls’ varsity basketball team’s bid for a section title for the third consecutive season was denied with a tough 45-35 loss to top-seeded Morristown in the NJSIAA North Jersey Section 1, Group 4 state tournament championship game on Monday […]

Glen Ridge HS boys’ basketball team’s terrific season ends on a heartbreaking buzzer-beater in the section final vs. University

GLEN RIDGE, NJ (updated Wednesday March 8, 1:07 p.m.) – The Glen Ridge High School boys’ varsity basketball team’s terrific season unfortunately came to a heartbreaking end. The top-seeded Ridgers lost to seventh-seeded Newark University, 53-51, on a put-back buzzer-beating shot in the championship game of the NJSIAA North Jersey Section 2, Group 1 state […]

West Orange HS wrestler Victor Lopez has good run in state tournament in Atlantic City; ends career as school’s all-time winningest wrestler

WEST ORANGE, NJ – West Orange High School senior Victor Lopez finished his amazing wrestling career with a good run in the NJSiAA state tournament at Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City. Lopez, who became the school’s all-time winningest wrestler earlier in the season, went 2-2 in the tournament. He entered the tournament with just one […]

West Orange HS girls’ basketball team falls in heartbreaker to East Orange Campus in section semifinals to end fantastic season

WEST ORANGE, NJ – The West Orange High School girls’ varsity basketball team enjoyed arguably its best season in program history. The Mountaineers, under fourth-year head coach Caniece Williams, ended its fantastic season with a heartbreaking 43-41 loss to 11th-seeded East Orange Campus in the semifinals of the NJSIAA North Jersey Section 1, Group 4 […]