Irvington HS boys’ basketball team starts season 10-0

Irvington HS boys’ basketball team starts season 10-0

IRVINGTON, NJ – The Irvington High School boys’ varsity basketball team started 10-0 before losing its first game of the season. The Blue Knights defeated Cristo Rey (formerly Christ the King Prep), 92-67, Jan. 8 at Cristo Rey in Newark for their 10th win. Karriem Thomas had 29 points, six rebounds, four assists and three […]

Bloomfield HS boys’ basketball team downs Millburn

Bloomfield HS boys’ basketball team downs Millburn

BLOOMFIELD, NJ – Senior guard Tochi Anyanwu scored 13 points to lead a balanced attack as the Bloomfield High School boys’ basketball team defeated Millburn, 48-28, Jan. 10, at BHS. Junior guard Vinny Torris had seven points with two 3-pointers; senior forward Will Robinson and junior guard Patrick Liggins each had six points; senior forward […]

Belleville HS wrestling team thriving this season; will host first-ever Buccaneer Classic on Saturday, Jan. 12

Belleville HS wrestling team thriving this season; will host first-ever Buccaneer Classic on Saturday, Jan. 12

BELLEVILLE, NJ – The Belleville High School wrestling team will host its inaugural Belleville Buccaneer Classic this Saturday, Jan. 12, beginning at 9 a.m. The teams participating in the Belleville Buccaneer Classic are Belleville, Becton, Columbia, Cliffside Park, Dover, Glen Ridge, Morris Knolls, Union City, Waldwick and Weehawken. “This is our first-ever tournament here at […]

Bloomfield HS boys’ basketball team falls to Barringer, 52-51

Bloomfield HS boys’ basketball team falls to Barringer, 52-51

BLOOMFIELD, NJ – The Bloomfield High School boys’ varsity basketball team dropped a heartbreaking 52-51 home decision to Barringer on Jan. 8. Senior forward Will Robinson had 15 points and five rebounds and senior guard Tochi Anyanwu had 11 points. Senior guard Basheer Saleem and junior guard Vinny Torrisi each had five points; and sophomore […]

Nutley HS indoor track and field teams excel at Essex County Relays

Nutley HS indoor track and field teams excel at Essex County Relays

NUTLEY, NJ – Freshman high jumpers Abby Groeling jumped 4 feet-6 inches  and Allie Huelbig leaped 4-4 to claim the silver medal to lead the Nutley High School girls’ indoor track and field team at the Essex County Relays Championships on Jan. 2 at Ocean Breeze Complex in Staten Island, N.Y. Groeling said, ”This was […]

Montclair HS swim teams remain undefeated at 6-0

Montclair HS swim teams remain undefeated at 6-0

By Lorelle Nottle Driever MONTCLAIR, NJ – Having returned from the holiday break rested and reinvigorated, the Montclair High School girls and boys swim teams were poised to begin 2019 successfully.  This week, that they did, crushing West Essex 135-35 and 131-39, and working hard to beat Millburn 104-66 and 97-73. Both the girls and […]

Columbia HS girls’ basketball team seeks progress

Columbia HS girls’ basketball team seeks progress

MAPLEWOOD, NJ – The Columbia High School girls’ varsity basketball team hopes to make progress. The Cougars fell to 2-5 after back-to-back losses to Nutley, 47-40, Jan. 3 and to Ridge, 51-34, Jan. 5. Columbia will visit Newark Collegiate on Jan. 8 at 4 p.m.; host Montclair on Jan. 10 at 4 p.m. , and […]

Glen Ridge HS boys’ basketball team seeks to regroup

Glen Ridge HS boys’ basketball team seeks to regroup

GLEN RIDGE, NJ – The Glen Ridge High School boys’ varsity basketball team hopes to bounce back from a slow start to the season. Sam Trunley scored 17 points and Simon Low had 10 points, but the Ridgers lost to Newark Collegiate, 56-42, Jan. 4, to move to a 2-5 record. Kevin Mathew had eight […]