Jeremiah Moore’s put-back shot lifts West Orange HS boys’ basketball team to triple-OT win over Barringer; Mountaineers move to 6-1

WEST ORANGE – Jeremiah Moore scored on a put-back shot with one second left to lift the West Orange High School boys’ varsity basketball team to a thrilling 62-61 triple-overtime win over Barringer on Saturday, Jan. 9, in Newark. Moore finished with a team-high 26 points. Pat Jamison had 12 points; Nashiem Harte had eight; […]

Orange HS boys’ basketball team defeats Carteret

ORANGE – Treyvon Bleasdell scored a game-high 15 points to lead the Orange High School boys’ varsity basketball team to a 68-47 road win over Carteret on Saturday, Jan. 9. Zahier Childs had 14 points; Mekhi Chester had 10 ; Latreil Wilson had nine; Andre Pete chipped in eight; Henry Jean-Baptiste had five and Tyler […]

East Orange Campus HS boys’ basketball team tops Bloomfield

EAST ORANGE – Randy Joseph scored 15 points and grabbed 11 rebounds; Marquise Kindel had 11 points and Jordan Taylor had 10 points to lead the East Orange Campus High School boys’ varsity basketball team to a 59-46 road win over Bloomfield on Saturday, Jan. 9. Anton Lawrence had eight points, five assists and five […]

Bloomfield HS boys’ varsity basketball team falls to East Orange

Bloomfield HS boys’ varsity basketball team falls to East Orange

BLOOMFIELD – Junior forward Al-Samad Henderson and freshman guard Michael Ramos each scored 14 points, but the Bloomfield High School boys’ varsity basketball team lost to East Orange Campus, 59-46, at home on Saturday, Jan. 9. Sophomore guard Kyle Barrow and junior guard Myles Toppin each had six points for the Bengals, who moved to […]

Nutley HS boys’ basketball team falls to Glen Ridge on three-point buzzer-beater; three-game win streak ends

NUTLEY – The Nutley High School boys’ varsity basketball team enjoyed a three-game winning streak that was snapped with a heartbreaking buzzer-beating loss to Glen Ridge. Sophomore Matt Schettino hit two three throws for a 50-49 lead, but Max Thompson hit a three-pointer at the buzzer to give host Glen Ridge a 52-50 win on Saturday, […]

After stepping down as head coach, Joe Fischer leaves Belleville HS football program in great shape

BELLEVILLE – There are many high school football coaches who demonstrate tremendous passion and enthusiasm for the job they do. Joe Fischer, undoubtedly, was one of them. In his two stints as head coach of the Belleville High School football team, Fischer fervently brought an optimistic attitude, even though the Bucs struggled. Fischer recently decided […]

Columbia JV boys’ basketball team wins tournament at West Side

MAPLEWOOD – Pictured above, the Columbia High School JV boys’ basketball team won the Christmas tournament title at West Side High School in Newark from Dec. 27-29. Darius Forester-Plummer, wearing No. 5, won the MVP award. The JV head coach name is Jameel Grace. The team then defeated both Orange, 69-59, Jan. 7, and East […]

Bloomfield HS girls’ basketball team tops Orange to improve to 5-1

Bloomfield HS girls’ basketball team tops Orange to improve to 5-1

BLOOMFIELD – Senior forward Aniyah Allen had 16 points, seven rebounds and two steals and junior guard Grace Cannon had 16 points, five rebounds, four steals, three assists and three blocks to lead the Bloomfield High School girls’ varsity basketball team to a 51-26 home win over Orange on Jan. 7. Junior guard Genesis Collins […]