Irvington HS outdoor track and field teams gear up for seasons

IRVINGTON, NJ – The Irvington High School boys’ and girls’ outdoor track and field teams will begin the season March 31 against North 13th Street Tech at home. The Blue Knights also will host their invitational on April 6. The boys’ team is led by head coach Marvin Hawkins. The girls’ team is under the […]

Irvington HS baseball and softball teams gear up for seasons

IRVINGTON, NJ – The Irvington High School baseball and softball varsity teams are gearing up for their seasons. The softball team will host Technology on April 1 in the season opener. The baseball team will visit Orange on April 3 to begin the season. The baseball team will be led by first-year head coach Troy […]

Glen Ridge HS lacrosse seasons to begin March 29

GLEN RIDGE, NJ – The Glen Ridge High School lacrosse seasons begin March 29. The boys’ team will visit Ramapo while the girls’ team will visit Montclair. The boys’ team is seeking to improve on last year’s 5-12 record. The girls’ team won the Essex County Tournament title and finished as NJSIAA North Jersey Group 1 […]

MSO Youth Wrestling Club thrives this season

MSO Youth Wrestling Club thrives this season

MAPLEWOOD, NJ – The Maplewood South Orange Cougars Youth Wrestling Club made a statement this year, increasing membership from 34 wrestlers to 62, and making a splash at the end-of-season tournaments. Three of the club wrestlers qualified for the State Tournament in Trenton – Tyson Carroll, Nate Rocha, and Sean Love. Sean placed fifth at […]

Martinez earns NCAA Division III All-American track honors

Martinez earns NCAA Division III All-American track honors

MAPLEWOOD, NJ – Former Columbia High School athlete Jimmy Martinez earned All-America honors in the 400 meters Saturday at the NCAA Division III Indoor Track and Field National Championships in Naperville, Ill. Martinez, a sophomore at Middlebury College, Vt., crossed the line with a time of 49.41, good for sixth-place overall. Only the top 15 […]

East Orange Campus HS boys’ indoor track athletes shine at New Balance Nationals

Shuttle hurdles breaks national record; 4x400 relay victorious; Poole sets state mark in hurdles

East Orange Campus HS boys’ indoor track athletes shine at New Balance Nationals

  EAST ORANGE, NJ (updated Monday March 13, 5:10 p.m.) – The East Orange Campus High School boys’ shuttle hurdles relay team broke the national record at the New Balance Indoor Track and Field Nationals at The New York City Armory Center on Saturday, March 11. The next day at the Nationals, the EOCHS boys’ […]

Bloomfield HS boys’ basketball team battles hard in tough 56-50 loss to No. 2 state-ranked Linden in Group 4 state semifinal to finish sensational season

Bloomfield HS boys’ basketball team battles hard in tough 56-50 loss to No. 2 state-ranked Linden in Group 4 state semifinal to finish sensational season

Correction: Lindent went on a 7-0 run early in the third quarter for a 39-26 lead. BLOOMFIELD, NJ (corrected Friday March 10, 12:38 p.m.; updated Monday March 13, 5:37 p.m.) – The Bloomfield High School boys’ varsity basketball team’s sensational season came to end, but not before giving the No. 2-ranked team in the state […]

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 […]