Glen Ridge HS field hockey team falls in ECT semifinals

Glen Ridge HS field hockey team falls in ECT semifinals

GLEN RIDGE, NJ — The third-seeded Glen Ridge High School field hockey team fell at second-seeded Montclair, 4-0, in the semifinals of the Essex County Tournament on Saturday, Oct. 12, to move to an 8-6 record. In their previous game, the Ridgers defeated Union, 4-1, Thursday, Oct. 10, in Union. Gretchen Gilmore had three goals; […]

West Orange HS girls soccer team advances to ECT semifinals

West Orange HS girls soccer team advances to ECT semifinals

WEST ORANGE, NJ — The defending champion West Orange High School girls soccer team defeated Caldwell and Millburn to advance to the Essex County Tournament semifinals. The Mountaineers, seeded second, extended their winning streak to 10 games and improved to 11-2. Natalie Nevins had a goal and two assists and Caitlin Bridgers, Gianna Festino and […]

Columbia HS football team blanks Newark East Side, 34-0

Columbia HS football team blanks Newark East Side, 34-0

MAPLEWOOD, NJ — Sophomore tailback Steve Henry rushed for 112 yards and a touchdown on just eight carries and junior running back Joe Holdbrook had 92 rushing yards and two scores on 12 carries as the Columbia High School football team defeated Newark East Side, 34-0, Friday, Oct. 11, at Lynn V. Profeta Field/Underhill Field […]

Belleville HS girls soccer team enjoying good season

Belleville HS girls soccer team enjoying good season

BELLEVILLE, NJ — The Belleville High School girls soccer team, under head coach Beth Ann Garrett, is enjoying  a nice season. The Bucs, seeded 14th, defeated No. 19 seed Technology, 7-0, in an Essex County Tournament preliminary round game on Oct. 8. Belleville then fell at third-seeded Livingston, 5-2, in the first round on Thursday, […]

Glen Ridge HS boys soccer team falls to Verona in ECT

Glen Ridge HS boys soccer team falls to Verona in ECT

GLEN RIDGE, NJ — The sixth-seeded Glen Ridge High School boys soccer team lost to 11th-seeded Verona, 2-1, in the first round of the Essex County Tournament on Thursday, Oct. 10, at Cedar Grove HS. Ian Heinicke scored off an assist from Gavin Robertson for the Ridgers, who received six saves from Logan Kotronis. GRHS […]

UPDATED: Bloomfield HS boys cross-country team wins SEC-Liberty Division meet title

UPDATED: Bloomfield HS boys cross-country team wins SEC-Liberty Division meet title

BLOOMFIELD, NJ — The Bloomfield High School boys varsity cross-country team finished its Super Essex Conference-Liberty Division undefeated 10-0 season with a first-place finish Division Championships on Oct. 7 at Branch Brook Park in Newark. Senior captain Luca Ponticello finished second in the race with a time of 18:14, while junior captain Quaid Mullane finished […]

Belleville HS football team defeats Kearny to improve to 5-0

Belleville HS football team defeats Kearny to improve to 5-0

BELLEVILLE, NJ — The Belleville High School football team improved to 5-0 with a 38-15 win over Kearny on Friday, Oct. 4, at Belleville Municipal Stadium. It is believed to be the firs time the Bucs have started 5-0 in program history. Derek Leigh rushed for 210 yards and three touchdowns on 21 carries and […]

Bloomfield HS girls soccer team advances in ECT

Bloomfield HS girls soccer team advances in ECT

BLOOMFIELD, NJ — The Bloomfield High School girls soccer team, seeded 13th, defeated No. 20 seed East Orange Campus, 7-0, in an Essex County Tournament preliminary round game on Oct. 8 at Brookdale Park. Sophomore Dayelen Guimaraes had two goals; sophomores Kayla Silva and Franchesca Vargas each had a goal and an assist; and senior […]

Cathiana Jean leads Irvington HS girls cross-country at SEC-Liberty Division Championships

Cathiana Jean leads Irvington HS girls cross-country at SEC-Liberty Division Championships

RVINGTON, NJ —Senior Cathiana Jean finished fourth to lead the Irvington High School girls cross-country team at the Super Essex Conference-Liberty Division Championships at Branch Brook Park in Newark on Monday, Oct. 7. Jean clocked 23:02.50 among the 56 finishers. The IHS girls team finished fifth in the team standings. On the boys’ side, senior […]