UPDATE: Bloomfield HS boys’ basketball team falls to North 13th Street Tech in ECT

UPDATE: Bloomfield HS boys’ basketball team falls to North 13th Street Tech in ECT

BLOOMFIELD – The 14th-seeded Bloomfield High School varsity basketball team lost to 19th-seeded North 13th Street Tech in the third preliminary round of the Essex County Tournament on Feb. 11 at BHS. Myles Toppin, a junior,  scored 16 points; junior Al-Samad Henderson and senior Brandon Abplanalp each had eight points; and junior Najeem Wilson had […]

Nutley HS wrestling team falls to Governor Livingston in state sectional semifinals

Nutley HS wrestling team falls to Governor Livingston in state sectional semifinals

NUTLEY – The top-seeded Nutley High School varsity wrestling team lost to fourth-seeded Governor Livingston, 45-25, in the semifinals of the state North Jersey Section 2, Group 3 tournament on Feb. 10. The Raiders moved to a 14-6 record. Results 182-pound weight class: Turner Haddad, Governor Livingston, pinned Saul Abreu, Nutey, 0:12. 195: Christopher Bottone, […]

Our Lady of Sorrows School and St Joseph’s CYO to host International Friendly Basketball Games

MAPLEWOOD/SOUTH ORANGE – Two high school basketball teams from Malahide Basketball Club in Dublin, Ireland will be in the South Orange-Maplewood area this weekend. The two teams, made up of boys and girls, will play a total of nine games over four days, four of which will be held locally. On Friday, February 12, Our Lady of […]

Blair Watson is No. 1 scorer in Nutley HS basketball history

  NUTLEY – Senior All-American guard Blair Watson became the all-time leading scorer in Nutley High School history for both boys and girls, after scoring 24 points to lead the Lady Raiders to a 45-41 over Fair Lawn on Monday, Feb. 8, at Fair Lawn. Watson, who will play at the University of Maryland next […]

Bloomfield HS girls’ basketball team continues to roll

Bloomfield HS girls’ basketball team continues to roll

BLOOMFIELD – The Bloomfield High School girls’ varsity basketball team defeated Irvington, Orange and Mount Saint Dominic Academy to improve to a stellar 14-2 record. Junior guard Genesis Collins had 14 points; junior guard Grace Cannon had 11 points and senior forward Aniyah Allen had seven points and seven rebounds to lead the Bloomfield High […]

UPDATE: Verona/Glen Ridge hs ice hockey team earns ties

GLEN RIDGE – The Verona/Glen Ridge varsity ice hockey team posted two straight ties to move to an 11-7-3 record. Glen Ridge senior assistant captain Owen Gleeson and Glen Ridge junior Steven Topping each had a goal and Verona senior goalie/assistant captain Liam Blaney made 29 saves in a 2-2 tie with Mendham on Jan. […]

Glen Ridge HS girls’ basketball team tops foes, falls in ECT

GLEN RIDGE – The Glen Ridge High School girls’ varsity basketball team defeated Golda Och Academy, 50-30, at Golda Och in West Orange on Feb. 2. GRHS then defeated Belleville, 54-27, at home on Feb. 4. Leslie Jaiyesimi had 12 points; Julia Lawson had 10 points and Meghan Marhan had nine points and seven assists […]

Glen Ridge HS boys’ basketball team downs Kinnelon

GLEN RIDGE – Charlie DeLuca scored 12 points and Max Thompson had 10 points to lead the Glen Ridge High School boys’ varsity basketball team to a 50-40 home win over Kinnelon on Feb. 5. George Kinzler had eight points, David Weissenberger had seven points and Tyler Liddy had six points for the Ridgers, who […]