No. 2 seed Irvington HS boys basketball team tops Orange to advance to ECT quarterfinals; Karriem Thomas scores 1,000th career point

No. 2 seed Irvington HS boys basketball team tops Orange to advance to ECT quarterfinals; Karriem Thomas scores 1,000th career point

IRVINGTON, NJ — Senior guard Karriem Thomas scored 15 points, including his 1,000th career point, to lead the second-seeded Irvington High School boys basketball team to a 77-60 win over 15th-seeded Orange in the Essex County Tournament round of 16 on Friday, Feb. 7. Thomas also had six assists as the Blue Knights improved to […]

Glen Ridge HS girls basketball team has good run in the ECT

Glen Ridge HS girls basketball team has good run in the ECT

WEST ORANGE, NJ — The Glen Ridge High School girls basketball team had a good run in the Essex County Tournament. The 12th-seeded Ridgers defeated 21st-seeded Newark Collegiate, 54-31, in the preliminary third round on Feb. 3 at GRHS.Michaila Dowd had 15 points and five rebounds and Haleigh Pine had 12 points, seven rebounds and […]

UPDATED No. 2: East Orange Campus HS football players announce college decisions

UPDATED No. 2: East Orange Campus HS football players announce college decisions

EAST ORANGE, NJ — Several East Orange Campus High School senior football players announced their college choices during a ceremony at EOCHS on Feb. 5. They include: Nasir Montgomery, wide receiver, Rutgers University Ian Brown, free safety/wide receiver, Wagner College Brandon Brown-Shaw, outside linebacker, Wagner College Quadir Scott, slotback/strong safety, East Stroudsburg University Manuel Bryant, […]

UPDATED: Belleville HS boys basketball team stuns Bloomfield in the ECT

Bucs, seeded No. 21, win 11th straight game; advances to the round of 16

UPDATED: Belleville HS boys basketball team stuns Bloomfield in the ECT

BELLEVILLE, NJ — Ethan Laquindanum hit a three-pointer at the buzzer to lift the 21st-seeded Belleville High School boys basketball team to a 52-51 upset win over 12th-seeded Bloomfield in the preliminary third round of the Essex County Tournament on Feb. 6 at a. Laquindanum, a sophomore who finished with 11 points, took an inbounds […]

UPDATED: Bloomfield HS boys bowler Bryan Fuscarino takes 2nd place at Essex County Individual tourney; Shannon Broadfoot has good run on the girls’ side

UPDATED: Bloomfield HS boys bowler Bryan Fuscarino takes 2nd place at Essex County Individual tourney; Shannon Broadfoot has good run on the girls’ side

EAST HANOVER, NJ — Bloomfield High School bowlers Bryan Fuscarino and Shannon Broadfoot competed in the Essex County Individual tournament on Wednesday, Feb. 5, at Hanover Lanes in East Hanover. Both of them made it to the stepladder finals after qualifying. On the boys’ side, Fuscarino started as the No. 5 seed and defeated fourth-seeded […]