UPDATE: Bloomfield HS girls’ basketball team falls to West Orange in overtime in first round of state tournament

Lady Bengals' comeback falls short

UPDATE: Bloomfield HS girls’ basketball team falls to West Orange in overtime in first round of state tournament

BLOOMFIELD – Facing a 20-point deficit going into the fourth quarter, the Bloomfield High School girls’ varsity basketball team refused to quit. The Bengals frantically tried to keep their season alive, staging a remarkable rally. Unfortunately, they couldn’t complete the comeback. After miraculously forcing overtime on a buzzer-beating layup by senior center Aniyah Allen, the […]

Glen Ridge HS girls’ basketball team falls in state tourney opener

GLEN RIDGE – The 11th-seeded Glen Ridge High School girls’ varsity basketball team lost at sixth-seeded Dayton, 47-32, in the first round of the state North Jersey Section 2, Group 1 tournament on Feb. 29 in Springfield. Juniors Leslie Jaiyesimi, Gabby Kinzler and Meghan Marhan each had six points; and junior Juliann Lisovicz and freshman […]

Columbia HS wrestlers enjoy success this season

MAPLEWOOD/SOUTH ORANGE – This season’s Columbia High School varsity wrestling team faced a very competitive schedule while being composed of mostly underclassman and inexperienced wrestlers. The final record of 9 wins and 16 losses is evidence of a team that was undermanned and inexperienced. However, with a few more individual match wins, the record could […]

West Orange HS boys’ basketball team clinch SEC-Colonial Division title

Mountaineers finish unbeaten in the division; gear up for postseason

WEST ORANGE – The West Orange High School boys’ varsity basketball team, under third-year head coach Greg Tynes, clinched the Super Essex Conference-Colonial Division title. The Mountaineers finished 12-0 in the division. Last season, the Mountaineers were co-SEC-Division champions with Barringer. Senior forward Jeremiah Moore scored 20 points and senior guard Patrick Jamison had 15 […]