Irvington HS softball team falls in state tournament opener

IRVINGTON, NJ – The Irvington High School varsity softball team, seeded 11th, lost at sixth-seeded Mendham, 8-0, in the first round of the NJSIAA North Jersey Section 2, Group 3 state tournament on May 18. The Blue Knights moved to a 13-7 record. In previous action, Adjeline Akrong had a homer and two RBI and […]

Irvington HS boys’ track and field team enjoys solid performances at SEC meet

IRVINGTON, NJ – The Irvington High School boys’ track and field team enjoyed solid performances at the Super Essex Conference-American Division Championships on May 15 at Schools Stadium in Newark. Da’John Graves won the 110-meter high hurdles in 14.72. Michael Veltz also took second place in the 400-meter dash in 51.8. Other IHS medal winners: […]

Irvington HS boys’ track and field team defeats North 13th St. Tech

Irvington HS boys’ track and field team defeats North 13th St. Tech

IRVINGTON, NJ – The Irvington High School boys’ track and field team defeated North 13th St. Tech, 109-26, in a dual meet at IHS on May 9. IHS winners: 400-meter intermediate hurdles: Marvin Val, 1:06. 100-meters: Da’John Graves, 11.2. 1,600-meters: Widesnly Placius, 5:10. 400-meters: Michael Veltz, 52.4. 110-meter hurdles: Graves, 14.6. 800-meters: Placius, 2:29. 3,200-meters: […]

Men of Essex to hold 59th Annual Essex Awards on May 17 to honor H.S. scholar-athletes and Athletes of Year

The Men of Essex, Inc. will hold its 59th Annual Essex Awards Dinner on Wednesday, May 17, at 7 p.m. at Cedar Hill Golf & Country Club, located at 100 Walnut St. in Livingston. The Men of Essex, Inc. has selected track phenom Cory Poole of East Orange Campus High School to be the recipient […]

Irvington HS softball team has good ECT run

IRVINGTON, NJ – The Irvington High School varsity softball team split two games in the Essex County Tournament. Tiffany Terrell had two hits and two RBI and Shaina Dominique and Jackelyn Vicuna each had an RBI to lead the 25th-seeded Blue Knights to a 13-8 win over 24th-seeded North 13th St. Tech in the first […]

Irvington’s Al-Quadin Muhammad drafted by New Orleans Saints

Irvington native Al-Quadin Muhammad is getting a second chance at reviving his football career. Thanks to the New Orleans Saints, he’s getting that opportunity at the highest level. The Saints selected the former University of Miami defensive end in the sixth round of the National Football Draft on Saturday in Philadelphia, Pa. on the third […]

Irvington HS boys’ track and field team improves to 5-0

Irvington HS boys’ track and field team improves to 5-0

IRVINGTON, NJ – The Irvington High School boys’ track and field team defeated both Nutley, 72-64, and Barringer, 90-43, April 24 to improve to a 5-0 record. IHS first-place finishers: 100-meters: Da’John Graves, 11.1. Long jump: James Ely, 20 feet, 9 inches. Triple jump: Ely, 41 feet, 9 inches. Pole vault: Ely, 10 feet. 400-meters: […]

Irvington HS softball team notches more wins

IRVINGTON, NJ – The Irvington High School varsity softball team defeated both West Side and Arts and lost to Technology last week to move to a decent 5-4 record. Quadasia Daniels had single, triple, and three RBI; and Tiffany Terrell had a single, three walks and two RBI to lead the Blue Knights to a […]