Ren DeBartolomeis and Sofia Costa lead Glen Ridge HS cross-country teams at North 2, Group 1 State Championships

Ren DeBartolomeis and Sofia Costa lead Glen Ridge HS cross-country teams at North 2, Group 1 State Championships

GLEN RIDGE, NJ – The Glen Ridge High School boys’ and girls’ cross-country teams competed at the NJSIAA North Jersey Section 2, Group 1 State Championships at Central Park in Morris Plains. The boys’ team finished in seventh place out of 12 teams in the boys’ team standings, just missed qualifying for the NJSIAA Group […]

UPDATED: West Orange HS boys’ cross-country enjoys success at North 1, Group 4 State Championships

UPDATED: West Orange HS boys’ cross-country enjoys success at North 1, Group 4 State Championships

WEST ORANGE, NJ (updated Monday Nov. 5, 2:02 p.m.) – The West Orange High School boys’ cross-country team finished fourth out of 18 teams in the boys’ team standings at the NJSIAA North Jersey Section 1, Group 4 State Championships held at Garret Mountain in Woodland Park on Saturday, Nov. 3. Sophomore Senay Dani finished 14th […]

Nutley HS football team tops Belleville in the season finale

Nutley HS football team tops Belleville in the season finale

NUTLEY, NJ –The Nutley High School varsity football team defeated arch rival Belleville, 20-13, at the Park Oval in a state regional crossover game on Saturday, Nov. 3, to finish the season on a three-game winning streak with a final 4-6 record. Belleville finished 4-5 after starting 4-0, making solid strides under first-year head coach […]

West Orange HS girls’ soccer team advances to North 1, Group 4 state semifinals

West Orange HS girls’ soccer team advances to North 1, Group 4 state semifinals

WEST ORANGE, NJ  – Fresh off winning its first-ever Essex County Tournament championship, the top-seeded and unbeaten West Orange High School girls’ varsity soccer team defeated Bloomfield and Bergen County Tech to advance to the NJSIAA North Jersey Section 1, Group 4 state tournament semifinals. Freshman Kiley Capstraw and sophomore Emma Mitchell each had two […]

UPDATED: Irvington HS football team rallies in fourth quarter to topple West Morris and advance to North 2, Group 4 semifinals

UPDATED: Irvington HS football team rallies in fourth quarter to topple West Morris and advance to North 2, Group 4 semifinals

IRVINGTON, NJ (updated Monday Nov. 5, 11:41 a.m.)  – The season seemed to be slipping away. The Irvington High School varsity football team trailed by nine points midway through the fourth quarter. But the Blue Knights showed their resiliency. As rain poured down throughout the night, head coach “Smoke” Pierre’s team poured it on down […]

Irvington HS boys’ soccer team enjoys banner season

Irvington HS boys’ soccer team enjoys banner season

IRVINGTON, NJ – The Irvington High School boys’ varsity soccer team, under head coach Abdelkader Laib, enjoyed a banner season. The top-seeded Blue Knights fell to ninth-seeded Cliffside Park, 5-3, in the quarterfinals of the NJSIAA North Jersey Section 2, Group 3 state tournament on Nov. 1 at IHS. Costadinov Joseph had two goals; Stoichkov […]

NUTLEY MALE ATHLETE OF THE MONTH

NUTLEY MALE ATHLETE OF THE MONTH

Johnny Luberto, NHS senior Football team When did you first start playing football? Any early recollections of playing football? I started playing football in elementary school and that’s when I fell in love with it. I enjoyed every aspect of the game from the high intensity, constant collisions, the competitive atmosphere, and especially the brotherhood you form […]

NUTLEY FEMALE ATHLETE OF THE MONTH

NUTLEY FEMALE ATHLETE OF THE MONTH

Natalia Bascunan, NHS senior Volleyball team What got you interested in playing volleyball? Throughout my life, I’ve been surrounded by sports players which led me to be a diverse and well-rounded athlete. I’ve played baseball, softball and volleyball. Although I had different passions in my youth, as I grew older, I soon found a new passion […]