Belleville HS girls volleyball seniors are honored

Belleville HS girls volleyball seniors are honored

BELLEVILLE, NJ — The Belleville High School girls volleyball team defeated Abundant Life Academy, 25-21, 25-11, on Wednesday, Oct. 12 on senior day in a regular season match. Belleville, which improved to 11-6 on the season, will host No. 17 seed East Orange Campus in the preliminary round of the Essex County Tournament on Thursday, […]

Nutley HS football team defeats rival Belleville

Nutley HS football team defeats rival Belleville

NUTLEY/BELLEVILLE, NJ — The Nutley High School football team defeated rival Belleville High School, 28-8, at BHS Municipal Stadium’s Doc Ellis Field on Friday, Oct. 7. The NHS Raiders, under first-year head coach and athletic director Joe Piro, improved to 3-3 while the BHS Buccaneers, under first-year head coach Brian Antab, fell to 0-7 on […]

Gotham FC players and staff will hold soccer clinic at DeHart Park on Oct. 7 for players ages 7-15

MAPLEWOOD/SOUTH ORANGE, NJ — Here’s your chance to learn soccer from some of the best players in the world. Four professional soccer players from Gotham FC, along with other Gotham FC staff, will be at DeHart Park on Oct. 7 to conduct a clinic for kids ages 7-15.  Gotham FC and the Cougar Soccer Club […]

Belleville HS girls soccer team has optimistic outlook

Belleville HS girls soccer team has optimistic outlook

BELLEVILLE, NJ — The Belleville High School girls soccer team is making good strides despite a tough start to the season with a 1-6 record through Sept. 21. Belleville, which defeated College Achieve Central Charter, 7-0, on Sept. 14 in the team’s fourth game, is guided by first-year head coach Jennifer Alves, who was an […]

Brian Antab named new Belleville HS head football coach

Brian Antab named new Belleville HS head football coach

BELLEVILLE, NJ — The Belleville High School football program has made tremendous strides over the past few years under Jermain Johnson. But after Johnson stepped down this spring after a four-year run as head coach, there might have been cause for concern about whether the momentum would continue. For the returning Buccaneers and their fans, […]

Belleville HS baseball team features solid players this season

Belleville HS baseball team features solid players this season

BELLEVILLE, NJ — Despite finishing with a 6-16 record, the Belleville High School baseball team featured several solid players during the season this spring. “We were led by senior shortstop Matt McCann and senior pitcher/first baseman/third basemanMike Napolitano,” said BHS head coach Joe Sorce. “Matt was named second team all-league (Super Essex Conference–Liberty Division). He […]

UPDATED: Robeson All-Star Football Classic is set for June 9

EAST ORANGE, NJ — The Paul Robeson All-Star Football Classic will take place on Thursday, June 9, at Paul Robeson Stadium in East Orange at 7 p.m. The Robeson Classic features graduating high school seniors. The East squad is composed of Essex and Hudson county players; the West team is composed of players from Morris, […]