Several BHS football alumni playing collegiately

Several BHS football alumni playing collegiately

BLOOMFIELD, NJ – The Bloomfield High School football program, under head coach Mike Carter, has churned out hundreds of players who have continued their careers at the collegiate level. The BHS alumni who are currently playing in college include: Monmouth University:  Lowell Kelly-Gamble, senior defensive lineman Delaware Valley University: Nick Restaino, senior place-kicker Allegheny College:  […]

Irvington Cardinals plan reunion weekend

Irvington Cardinals plan reunion weekend

IRVINGTON, NJ – From 1994 to 2010, the Irvington Cardinals adult baseball team was a force in the summertime. The Cardinals captured several league, state and international tournaments, compiling a staggering overall record of 422-138-4 To Troy Bowers, a 1987 Irvington High School graduate and standout baseball player who played in every summer for the […]

Irvington Golden Knights football preps for season

Irvington Golden Knights football preps for season

IRVINGTON, NJ – The Irvington Golden Knights football program is getting ready for the upcoming season this fall. The Golden Knights have been practicing at Orange Park this summer, Mondays through Fridays, from 6 to 8 p.m. The program has several levels for boys ages 5-13. Kyle Steele has been the president of the Golden […]

GRHS boys hoops impresses in Bloomfield Summer League

GRHS boys hoops impresses in Bloomfield Summer League

GLEN RIDGE, NJ – The Glen Ridge High School boys basketball team, indeed, couldn’t wait to begin summer play. That’s understandable, considering the vast amount of returning experience. The Ridgers, coming off a tough 8-16 season this past winter, return all but two players for next season. This summer, Glen Ridge, coached by varsity assistant […]

Bengals finish runner-up in summer playoffs

BHS boys hoops team shows resolve in semis; gains great experience in its annual league

Bengals finish runner-up in summer playoffs

BLOOMFIELD, NJ – The Bloomfield High School boys basketball team finished runner-up in the playoffs in its annual BHS Summer League on Thursday night, July 25. After trailing early by 12, the Bengals rallied to beat Newark West Side, 43-39, in the semifinals. West Side won the Bloomfield summer league title in each of the […]

Great American Track Camp to be held at Bell Stadium

Great American Track Camp to be held at Bell Stadium

ORANGE, NJ – Coach Lisa Morgan’s Great American Track Camp will take place August 5 to August 9 at Bell Stadium for boys and girls ages 5 to 17. The camp will be held from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Breakfast and lunch is served. The camp offers a fun-filled experience by exposing campers to […]

IHS boys hoops thrives in summer league

IHS boys hoops thrives in summer league

IRVINGTON, NJ – The Irvington High School boys basketball team has reason to feel excited. The Blue Knights, under head coach Elias Brantley, return all but one player from last winter’s 21-6 team that captured the Super Essex Conference-Colonial Division with an 11-0 divisional record. They started the season at 10-0, 13-1, and 15-2. The […]

Mason Toye thrives for Minnesota United soccer

In his second year, South Orange native surges for MLS team

Mason Toye thrives for Minnesota United soccer

Mason Toye has been red-hot for Minnesota United FC of Major League Soccer. In his first start of the season in Week 18, the 20-year-old South Orange native scored two goals to help Minnesota United rally for a 3-2 road win over Montreal Impact on July 6. In the team’s next game, Toye scored the […]

Former BHS greats Paul Lape and Bill Tully remembered

Former BHS greats Paul Lape and Bill Tully remembered

BLOOMFIELD, NJ – Last week, Bloomfield High School Athletic Director Steve Jenkins shared sad news about the deaths of beloved former BHS athletes Paul Lape and Bill Tully. Lape, 66, was a First Team All-State player in soccer under Jim White. Lape also was part of the 1971 state basketball championship team under George Cella. […]

CHS boys soccer team competes in Livingston Summer League; Legacy HS Player Camp to be held August 5-9

CHS boys soccer team competes in Livingston Summer League; Legacy HS Player Camp to be held August 5-9

MAPLEWOOD, NJ – The Columbia High School boys soccer team, under head coach Josh Russotto, competed in the Livingston HS Summer League. “We’ve seen some good competition from the likes of West Orange, MKA, Livingston, Verona and West Essex,” Russotto said. The team competed in small-minded play, 9 v. 9, no offsides, subs on the […]