GRHS boys hoops impresses in Bloomfield Summer League

GRHS boys hoops impresses in Bloomfield Summer League

GLEN RIDGE, NJ – The Glen Ridge High School boys basketball team, indeed, couldn’t wait to begin summer play. That’s understandable, considering the vast amount of returning experience. The Ridgers, coming off a tough 8-16 season this past winter, return all but two players for next season. This summer, Glen Ridge, coached by varsity assistant […]

Bengals finish runner-up in summer playoffs

BHS boys hoops team shows resolve in semis; gains great experience in its annual league

Bengals finish runner-up in summer playoffs

BLOOMFIELD, NJ – The Bloomfield High School boys basketball team finished runner-up in the playoffs in its annual BHS Summer League on Thursday night, July 25. After trailing early by 12, the Bengals rallied to beat Newark West Side, 43-39, in the semifinals. West Side won the Bloomfield summer league title in each of the […]

Great American Track Camp to be held at Bell Stadium

Great American Track Camp to be held at Bell Stadium

ORANGE, NJ – Coach Lisa Morgan’s Great American Track Camp will take place August 5 to August 9 at Bell Stadium for boys and girls ages 5 to 17. The camp will be held from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Breakfast and lunch is served. The camp offers a fun-filled experience by exposing campers to […]

IHS boys hoops thrives in summer league

IHS boys hoops thrives in summer league

IRVINGTON, NJ – The Irvington High School boys basketball team has reason to feel excited. The Blue Knights, under head coach Elias Brantley, return all but one player from last winter’s 21-6 team that captured the Super Essex Conference-Colonial Division with an 11-0 divisional record. They started the season at 10-0, 13-1, and 15-2. The […]

Mason Toye thrives for Minnesota United soccer

In his second year, South Orange native surges for MLS team

Mason Toye thrives for Minnesota United soccer

Mason Toye has been red-hot for Minnesota United FC of Major League Soccer. In his first start of the season in Week 18, the 20-year-old South Orange native scored two goals to help Minnesota United rally for a 3-2 road win over Montreal Impact on July 6. In the team’s next game, Toye scored the […]

Former BHS greats Paul Lape and Bill Tully remembered

Former BHS greats Paul Lape and Bill Tully remembered

BLOOMFIELD, NJ – Last week, Bloomfield High School Athletic Director Steve Jenkins shared sad news about the deaths of beloved former BHS athletes Paul Lape and Bill Tully. Lape, 66, was a First Team All-State player in soccer under Jim White. Lape also was part of the 1971 state basketball championship team under George Cella. […]

CHS boys soccer team competes in Livingston Summer League; Legacy HS Player Camp to be held August 5-9

CHS boys soccer team competes in Livingston Summer League; Legacy HS Player Camp to be held August 5-9

MAPLEWOOD, NJ – The Columbia High School boys soccer team, under head coach Josh Russotto, competed in the Livingston HS Summer League. “We’ve seen some good competition from the likes of West Orange, MKA, Livingston, Verona and West Essex,” Russotto said. The team competed in small-minded play, 9 v. 9, no offsides, subs on the […]

Rasul Douglas gives back to EO with football camp

Philadelphia Eagles player/Super Bowl champion comes home to inspire youngsters at inaugural event

Rasul Douglas gives back to EO with football camp

EAST ORANGE, NJ – Despite soaring temperatures, the inaugural Rasul Douglas Football Camp, presented by the Ted R. Green Foundation and AkeemCares Foundation, was a big success on Saturday Jan. 20 at Robeson Stadium in East Orange. The free, non-contact camp drew dozens of kids ages 6-18. On what was widely considered the hottest day […]

Heningburg makes his mark in Premier Lacrosse All-Star Game

Maplewood native competes in pro league’s debut season

Heningburg makes his mark in  Premier Lacrosse All-Star Game

MAPLEWOOD, NJ – Maplewood native Jules Heningburg participated in the inaugural Premier Lacrosse League All-Star Game on July 21 at Banc of California Stadium in Los Angeles, Calif. In the All-Star Game, Heningburg played for Team Rambo, which lost to Team Baptiste, by a score of 17-16. Heningburg recorded two goals and an assist. In […]

Barnes Reid selected to Newark Hall of Fame

IHS girls track & field coach enjoys long, distinguished career; induction to take place in October

Barnes Reid selected to Newark Hall of Fame

IRVINGTON, NJ – Barnes Reid, the Irvington High School girls track and field head coach, will be inducted into the Newark Athletics Hall of Fame on Oct. 17. In May, Reid was inducted into the IHS Athletics Hall of Fame. Reid attended Barringer High School from 1966-69; Essex County College from 1969-71; and Seton Hall […]

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