Alshermond Singleton reflects on great football career

IRVINGTON, NJ – In the household of former Irvington High School football star Alshermond Singleton, it’s a good bet that his wife, Badia, gets most of the attention from the couple’s two young daughters. After all, their mother is a fine actress and is currently appearing in the hit Broadway musical – “School of Rock.” […]

Seton Hall Prep epic baseball comeback from 25 years ago recalled

WEST ORANGE, NJ – As a two-star athlete at Seton Hall Prep in the early 1990s, Gary Cordovano got to experience some special thrills in the athletic arena. In his junior year in 1992, Cordovano played first base and DH for the Pirate baseball team which reached the Greater Newark Tournament finals against Newark East […]

West Orange HS baseball team enjoys solid start to season

WEST ORANGE, NJ – During the cold winter months, Stephan Zichella had some special moments in the athletic arena, as his West Orange High School wrestling squad captured a state sectional title. This spring, Zichella feels his WOHS baseball team could possibly do the same thing. The Mountaineers, who sported a 5-2 record to start […]

West Orange HS junior star Mya Bembry proves unstoppable on the court

WEST ORANGE, NJ – This winter in Essex County, the two girls’ basketball teams which got the most attention were University, which won a state title, and Newark Tech, which won the Essex County Tournament championship. But another team which grabbed headlines was West Orange High School, which chalked up a 22-8 record. The Mountaineers, […]

Nutley/Columbia hockey team competitive this season

Photo of Columbia players: Back row, from left: Jack Breagy, Zach Fagin, Dexter Carlin, James Gonon, Alex David and Eli Verdun. In front is goalie Oliver Tauscher. MAPLEWOOD, NJ – In high school hockey, a big story in recent years has been the play of co-op teams. Heck, this winter, a co-op team representing Woodbridge Township made […]

Davey Campbell leads West Orange HS hockey team this season

WEST ORANGE, NJ – At West Orange High School this winter, such talented athletes as Mya Bembry in girls’ basketball and Noah Tandy and Sebastian Rawls in wrestling were in the spotlight. But a youngster under the radar for WOHS was Davey Campbell, a junior forward for the hockey team. Campbell, who has the ability […]