Men of Essex to hold 59th Annual Essex Awards on May 17 to honor H.S. scholar-athletes and Athletes of Year

The Men of Essex, Inc. will hold its 59th Annual Essex Awards Dinner on Wednesday, May 17, at 7 p.m. at Cedar Hill Golf & Country Club, located at 100 Walnut St. in Livingston. The Men of Essex, Inc. has selected track phenom Cory Poole of East Orange Campus High School to be the recipient […]

Local swimmers from Montclair YMCA Dolphins shine at meet in North Carolina

Local swimmers from Montclair YMCA Dolphins shine at meet in North Carolina

The highlight of the short course swim season for the Montclair YMCA Dolphins Swim Team is the SunKissed Invitational Junior/Senior Swimming Championships of the USA, which is held each spring at the Mecklenburg County Aquatic Center in Charlotte, N.C. For Dolphin swimmers, achieving the necessary qualifying times for the meet and attending for the first […]

Belleville HS baseball team tops Golda Och to advance in GNT

BELLEVILLE, NJ – The 22nd-seeded Belleville High School varsity baseball team defeated 27th-seeded Golda Och, 12-0, April 28, in the first preliminary round of the Greater Newark Tournament at home. Brayan Villar and Chandler Apple combined for the shutout. “Villar threw the ball well today,” said BHS head coach Joe Sorce. “Hopefully, he will build […]

Belleville HS golf team competitive in losses

BELLEVILLE, NJ – The Belleville High School golf team was competitive, but lost in a close matchup against Caldwell High School and West Orange High School at Hendricks Field in Belleville on. Season low scores were posted by Belleville’s John Occidental with a 55 and Nigel Ng with a 52. The golf team’s next match […]

HS Essex County Tournament Golf results: Seton Hall Prep’s Creighton Hendrix defends invididual title

HS Essex County Tournament Golf results: Seton Hall Prep’s Creighton Hendrix defends invididual title

For the second straight season, Seton Hall Prep senior Creighton Hendrix finished in first place overall at the boys’ Essex County Tournament on April 19 at Hendricks Field Course in Belleville. Hendrix shot a 74. Verona’s Jack Strippoli was second with a 75. Nutley’s Michael Purcell took third at 76, and West Orange’s Tyler Galantini […]

Belleville HS baseball team seeks to regroup

BELLEVILLE, NJ –The Belleville High School varsit baseball team hopes to get back on the winning track. Since beating West Orange, the Bucs have lost three in a row to fall to a 2-9 record. On Saturday, April 15, BHS lost at Bloomfield Tech, 5-4. After a rough first inning where its starter was removed, […]

Belleville HS Crew team shines at Metropolitan Youth Speed Order

Belleville HS Crew team shines at Metropolitan Youth Speed Order

BELLEVILLE, NJ – The Belleville High School Crew team enjoyed a good day on Saturday, April 15, at the Metropolitan Youth Speed Order. A few of Belleville boats were awarded medals. • Boys JV 4+ earned second place. • Girls Novice 4+ earned second place. • Boys Novice 4+ earned second place. • Boys JV […]