Irvington HS wrestler Tyhmir Lassiter enjoys good showing at Region 3 Tournament

Junior 182-pounder nearly qualified for state tournament in Atlantic City

IRVINGTON – Irvington High School wrestler Tyhmir Lassiter enjoyed a strong showing at the Region 3 Tournament at Union High School. Lassiter, a junior, finished in fifth/sixth place in the 182-pound weight class. After receiving a preliminary-round bye, Lassiter won in the quarterfinals on Feb. 24. Lassiter needed just one more win to guarantee a […]

Bloomfield HS wrestlers Barak Pipkins and Adam Lutick finish second at Region 4 to reach state tournament in Atlantic City

Bloomfield HS wrestlers Barak Pipkins and Adam Lutick finish second at Region 4 to reach state tournament in Atlantic City

BLOOMFIELD – Bloomfield High School wrestlers Barak Pipkins and Adam Lutick each finished in second place in their respective weight classes at the Region 4 Tournament at West Orange High School. Pipkins and Lutick, both juniors, qualified for the state tournament at Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City, March 4-6. The top three finishers in each […]

West Orange HS wrestlers Brian Velez and Victor Lopez shine at Region 4 to qualify for state tournament in Atlantic City

WEST ORANGE – West Orange High School wrestlers Brian Velez and Victor Lopez finished in the top three in their respective weight classes at the Region 4 Tournament at WOHS. Velez and Lopez both qualified for the state tournament at Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City, March 4-6. The top three finishers in each weight class […]

Nutley HS wrestlers Darwin Pena and Justin Bivona shine at Region 4 Tournament to qualify for state tournament in Atlantic City

NUTLEY – Nutley High School wrestlers Darwin Pena and Justin Bivona finished in the top three of their respective weight classes at the Region 4 Tournament at West Orange High School. Pena and Bivona earned berths for the state tournament at Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City, March 4-6. The top three finishers in each weight […]

UPDATE: East Orange Campus HS girls’ basketball team holds off Newark Tech, 42-40, to win second straight Essex County Tournament championship

UPDATE: East Orange Campus HS girls’ basketball team holds off Newark Tech, 42-40, to win second straight Essex County Tournament championship

EAST ORANGE – The East Orange Campus High School girls’ varsity basketball team had to work every second to keep its reign as the best in Essex County. But it was worth it. In a pulsating finish, the top-seeded Jaguars defeated seventh-seeded Newark Tech, 42-40, to win the Essex County Tournament for the second consecutive […]

Bloomfield HS girls’ basketball team clinches Super Essex Conference-Colonial Division title

Lady Bengals finish 12-0 in division

Bloomfield HS girls’ basketball team clinches Super Essex Conference-Colonial Division title

BLOOMFIELD – The Bloomfield High School girls’ varsity basketball team defeated Caldwell, 58-52, at home on Feb. 26 in the regular-season finale to clinch the Super Essex Conference-Colonial Division with an undefeated divisional record. Junior guard Grace Cannon had 24 points, four assists and four rebounds; senior forward Aniyah Allen had 18 points and 14 […]

Nutley HS boys’ basketball team falls to Metuchen; preps for postseason

NUTLEY – Sophomore Anthony Fabiano and freshman Marty Higgins each had 12 points, but the Nutley High School boys’ varsity basketball team lost at Metuchen, 50-43, Feb. 25, in the final regular-season game. Senior Antonio Olivo had six points and sophomore Matt Schettino had five for the Raiders, who moved to a 13-13 record. The […]