Orange HS boys basketball team falls to Rahway in state tourney

Orange HS boys basketball team falls to Rahway in state tourney

ORANGE, NJ – The Orange High School boys basketball team gave a valiant effort in losing at No. 1 seed Rahway, 46-41, in the first round of the NJSIAA North Jersey Section 2, Group 3 state tournament Feb. 26. Despite finishing with a 7-17 record, the relatively young Tornadoes gained valuable experience this season and […]

UPDATED: East Orange Campus HS girls basketball team has great run in postseason

Jaguars drop heartbreaker to Bloomfield in North 1, Group 4 semifinals to end solid 14-11 campaign

UPDATED: East Orange Campus HS girls basketball team has great run in postseason

EAST ORANGE, NJ – The East Orange Campus High School girls varsity basketball team made an inspiring run in the postseason. The ninth-seeded Jaguars went on the road and pulled off two upsets, including one against recently-crowned Essex County Tournament champion West Orange. The Jaguars almost made it back to another sectional final, but unfortunately, […]

Columbia HS wrestlers Blake McGowan and Naquan Tory enjoy fine efforts at state finals in Atlantic City

Columbia HS wrestlers Blake McGowan and Naquan Tory enjoy fine efforts at state finals in Atlantic City

MAPLEWOOD, NJ – Columbia High School wrestlers Blake McGowan and Naquan Tory, both seniors, gave strong efforts at the NJSIAA state finals at Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City, Feb. 28, March 1-2. McGowan was seeded 30th in the 170-pound division. In the preliminary round, McGowan was pinned by No. 3 seed Garret Bilgrav of Robbinsville […]

Irvington HS wrestler Nashawn Brooks concludes great run in Atlantic City

Irvington HS wrestler Nashawn Brooks concludes great run in Atlantic City

IRVINGTON, NJ – Irvington High School senior Nashawn Brooks concluded one of the best runs in IHS wrestling program history. Brooks, who vied in the 220-pound division, competed in the NJSIAA state finals at Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City. Seeded 25th, Brooks faced eighth-seeded Gage Armijo of Mendham in the preliminary round on the first […]

Bloomfield HS girls basketball team tops East Orange Campus to advance to North 1, Group 4 state final

Samantha Columna's late 3-pointer lifts Bengals, 33-30

Bloomfield HS girls basketball team tops East Orange Campus to advance to North 1, Group 4 state final

BLOOMFIELD, NJ – The Bloomfield High School girls varsity basketball team needed a clutch play to win and keep its season alive. Samantha Columna delivered. Following a timeout, the junior took an inbounds pass and drove furiously upcourt before draining a dramatic three-pointer with seven seconds left to lift the fifth-seeded Bengals to a 33-30 […]

West Orange HS girls basketball team finishes banner 21-4 season

West Orange HS girls basketball team finishes banner 21-4 season

WEST ORANGE, NJ – The West Orange High School girls varsity basketball team concluded a memorable season. After winning their first-ever Essex County Tournament championship, the top-seeded Mountaineers had their sights on repeating as NJSIAA North Jersey Section 1, Group 4 state tournament champions. But their bid for a second straight sectional title was denied […]