Bloomfield HS cross-country teams have high hopes this season

Bloomfield HS cross-country teams have high hopes this season

BLOOMFIELD, NJ – The Bloomfield High School boys’ and girls’ cross-country teams have high hopes with a solid group of experienced runners this season. The boys’ team will enter the Liberty Division of the Super Essex Conference. Among the returnees are seniors Adam Mahabub and Brandon Copeck, and junior La’Shan White. “White is poised to […]

Columbia HS fall teams’ seasons set to begin

Columbia HS fall teams’ seasons set to begin

MAPLEWOOD, NJ – The Columbia High School varsity fall teams will begin their seasons next week. The football team has a new head coach in Gary Mobley, who previously was the head coach at Rahway HS where he led the team to a 77-44 mark in 11 seasons with nine state sectional playoff appearances. The […]

Seton Hall Prep soccer team primed for another great year

Seton Hall Prep soccer team primed for another great year

  WEST ORANGE, NJ – The Seton Hall Prep varsity soccer team enjoyed one of its best seasons last fall,  finishing with an 18-2-3 record that included capturing the Essex County Tournament championship and advancing to the state North Jersey Non-Public A tournament semifinals where they lost to eventual champion Delbarton, 3-2. Marty Berman, entering […]

Jamar Summers getting ready for UConn football season

Orange HS grad is on Thorpe list for best DB

Jamar Summers getting ready for UConn football season

ORANGE, NJ – Orange High School graduate Jamar Summers is getting ready for his junior season for the University of Connecticut football team. The UConn Huskies will host Maine on Thursday, Sept. 1, in the season opener at 7 p.m. Summers, a 6-foot, 190-pound junior cornerback, has been named to the Watch List for the […]

Irvington HS teams’ seasons set to begin

Irvington HS teams’ seasons set to begin

IRVINGTON, NJ – The Irvington High School varsity fall teams are getting ready for their seasons that begin next week. The football team has a new head coach in Ashley Pierre, who was the team’s defensive coordinator last year. The Blue Knights have several returning players, led by senior quarterback Jyvon Brown and junior wide […]

Belleville HS football team shows more toughness as season looms

Belleville HS football team shows more toughness as season looms

  BELLEVILLE, NJ – Getting tougher physically. First-year head coach Mario Cuniglio has stressed that goal for his Belleville High School varsity football team ever since he took over the helm in the spring. And judging by what he and his coaching staff have seen during preseason training camp, the Bucs have heeded that call. […]

Nutley HS football team hungry for more success

Nutley HS football team hungry for more success

  Correction: Nutley will remain in North Jersey Section 2, Group 3. It was originally reclassified to Section 1, Group 4. However, the NJSIAA switched Nutley back to Section 2, Group 3. NUTLEY, NJ (updated Friday, Sept. 2, 2:06 p.m.) – While practicing at the Oval on a recent morning, the Nutley High School football […]

Seton Hall Prep soccer player Nick Kriak picked for Italy trip

West Orange junior excited to play for select team

Seton Hall Prep soccer player Nick Kriak picked for Italy trip

WEST ORANGE – Ever since he was 3 years old, Nick Kriak has loved playing soccer. Not only is the West Orange resident getting ready for his junior season for the highly-regarded Seton Hall Prep varsity soccer team, but he is also making a trip to Italy as part of the PUMA Il Viaggio program. […]

Bloomfield HS football team getting ready for season

Bloomfield HS football team getting ready for season

BLOOMFIELD The Bloomfield High School varsity football team is getting ready for its season. The Bengals, under head coach Mike Carter, were scheduled to visit Summit in a preseason scrimmage Tuesday, Aug. 23. BHS will visit Pequannock, Friday, Aug. 26, at 10 a.m. in a preseason scrimmage and will host West Essex in a game […]