West Orange HS track and field teams excel at Kearny Relays; Bukola Akinsola named top Girl Athlete of meet

WEST ORANGE – The West Orange High School boys’ and girls’ track and field teams enjoyed great showings at the Kearny Relays on Saturday, April 2. The boys’ and girls’ teams each finished second in their respective Varsity Divisions. Bukola Akinsola led the WOHS girls and was named the Girls’ Outstanding Athlete of the Meet. […]

Essex County HS basketball legends to be honored at dinner on April 28

A dinner honoring the all-time Essex County boys’ and girls’ basketball players who starred during the Essex County Tournament era will be held April 28 at 6 p.m. at the Franklin Steakhouse in Nutley. The ECT for boys began in 1947 and for girls in 1975. The cost is $25 per person. Tickets can be […]

West Orange HS softball team defeats Glen Ridge in season opener

WEST ORANGE – The West Orange High School varsity softball team defeated Glen Ridge, 6-3, in the season opener Friday, April 1, in Glen Ridge. Emma Scalora fired a two-hitter with one earned run and three walks, striking out eight. Chyna Chitty went 2-for-3 with a double, two runs and three RBI; Danielle Fastiggi had […]

Glen Ridge HS track and field teams seeks successful season

GLEN RIDGE – Pictured above, the Glen Ridge High School boys’and girls’ outdoor track and field teams are hoping to have a successful season this spring. The Ridgers will visit Verona for a meet with Montclair Kimberley, Immaculate Conception, Christ the King and Verona on Wednesday, April13.

Glen Ridge HS girls’ lacrosse team starts season 1-1

GLEN RIDGE – The Glen Ridge High School girls’ varsity lacrosse team lost to Immaculate Heart Academy before defeating Wayne Hills to start the season at 1-1. The Lady Ridgers lost to host Immaculate Heart Academy, 11-7, in the season opener Friday, April 1, in Washington Township. Stanford University-bound junior Galen Lew had three goals; […]

Glen Ridge HS softball team falls to West Orange

GLEN RIDGE – The Glen Ridge High School varsity softball team lost to West Orange, 6-3, in the season opener Friday, April 1, at Glenfield Park field in Montclair. Malorie Iovino went 1-for-3 with a two-run single and Margo Scanlon also went 1-for-3 for GRHS, which will host Verona on Thursday, April 7, and host […]

Columbia HS baseball team defeats Verona in season opener

MAPLEWOOD/SOUTH ORANGE – The Columbia High School varsity baseball team rallied to beat Verona, 4-2, in the season opener Friday, April 1, at Underhill Field. Luke Jackson went 2-for-3 with three RBI and a run and Daniel Cotler and Chistian Pierre each went 1-for-3 with a stolen base to lead the Cougars. Verona scored a […]

Seton Hall Prep baseball team wins in season opener

Pirates unveil new baseball field at Kelly Athletic Complex; defeat Montclair

Seton Hall Prep baseball team wins in season opener

WEST ORANGE – On a partly cloudy day, the Seton Hall Prep baseball team opened its brand new baseball field at the Kelly Athletic Complex in West Orange on Saturday, April 2. The pre-game ceremonies were emotional as Msgr. Robert E. Harahan, the Headmaster of Seton Hall Prep, and Father Zack Swantek started the ceremony […]