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 indoor track and field hurlder Da’John Graves advances to state Meet of Champions

Irvington HS indoor track and field hurlder Da’John Graves advances to state Meet of Champions

IRVINGTON, NJ – Irvington High School’s Da’John Graves finished fourth in the 55-meter hurdles at the New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association Group 3 state indoor track and field Championships on Saturday, Feb. 18, at the Bennett Complex in Toms River. Graves was clocked in 7.90. Graves will advance to the NJSIAA state Meet of […]

Irvington HS boys’ indoor track athletes excel at section meet

IRVINGTON, NJ – The Irvington High School boys’ indoor track and field team gave strong efforts at the North Jersey Section 2, Group 3 state Championships at the Bennett Center in Toms River on Saturday, Feb. 11. The Blue Knights finished ninth overall in the team standings. Da’John Graves won the 55-meter hurdles race in […]

Irvington HS indoor track and field team has expectations

IRVINGTON, NJ – This season head coach Marvin Hawkins has high expectations for his Irvington High School indoor track and field team. “The goal is to reestablish ourselves as a track and field power like the teams that dominated from 2004-2013,” said Hawkins. The boys are led by distance runners Michael Veltz and Desmond Marfo; […]

Irvington HS girls’ track and field program is on the rise

Irvington HS girls’ track and field program is on the rise

IRVINGTON – The Irvington High School girls’ track and field program, under head coach Barnes Reid,  is continually rising. Though none of the girls placed and qualified in the major meets, there were fine performances. In fact, they barely missed the placing times. The team’s dual-meet record improved. The Lady Blue Knights finished 3-4 after […]

Irvington HS tracksters battle hard at Essex County meet

Irvington HS tracksters battle hard at Essex County meet

IRVINGTON – James Ely finished eighth in the boys’ pole vault to lead the Irvington High School track and field teams at the Essex County Championships held at Woodman Field in Montclair, May 20-21. Ely, a junior, leaped 10 feet-6 inches. Ely also placed 10th in the triple jump at 47-7 1/4. The IHS boys’ […]

Irvington HS boys’ track athletes enjoy fine efforts at Penn Relays

Irvington HS boys’ track athletes enjoy fine efforts at Penn Relays

IRVINGTON The Irvington High School boys’ track and field 4×100-meter and 4×400-meter relay teams enjoyed fine efforts at the 122nd Penn Relays at Franklin Field in Philadelphia, Pa. on Saturday, April 30, on the third and final day of the meet. Peter Dummerand, Al’Nazir Blackman, Craig Bradley, and Charles Felton Golden ran 46.65 and placed […]