Girls’ Soccer Essex County Tournament bracket released

The High School Girls’ Soccer Essex County Tournament bracket was released Oct. 10. Unbeaten West Orange, under head coach Sean DeVore, was awarded the No. 1 seed. Nutley, under head coach Mike DiPiano, is the No. 2 seed. Montclair is the No. 3 seed. Montclair Kimberley Academy and Livingston, which both shared the ECT title […]

Boys’ Soccer Essex County Tournament unveiled

Montclair received the No. 1 seed in the High School Boys’ Soccer Essex County Tournament. Millburn is the No. 2 seed and defending champion Seton Hall Prep is the No. 3 seed. West Orange is seeded fourth; East Side is fifth; Livingston is sixth; Montclair Kimberley Academy is seventh; and Glen Ridge is eighth. Columbia […]

Belleville HS football team routs Ferris to improve to 3-0

BELLEVILLE, NJ – The Belleville High School varsity football team continued its dominant start to the season. On a night they honored the 1978 BHS football team, the Bucs routed Ferris, 50-0, Sept. 21 at home to improve to 3-0 on the season. The Bucs used a balanced ground attack as they got rushing touchdowns […]

Belleville HS girls’ soccer team notches victories

BELLEVILLE, NJ – The Belleville High School girls’ varsity soccer team defeated Bloomfield and East Orange Campus in back-to-back games to improve to a 3-3 record. Krstyal Rasczyk and Lindsey Riera each had a goal in the 2-1 overtime win over Bloomfield on Sept. 20. Gabriela Lopez and Nathalie Abreu each had an assist.  Janelle […]

Belleville HS football team enjoys 2-0 start to the season

BELLEVILLE, NJ – When Jermain Johnson was named the Belleville High School varsity football head coach this spring, he wanted to change the losing mentality surrounding the program. The Bucs unfortunately have been through some hard times for the past few years, having won nine games in the past six seasons, including just one win […]

Belleville HS boys’ soccer team gives good efforts to start season

BELLEVILLE, NJ – The Belleville High School boys’ varsity soccer team, under head coach Gary Polewka, has enjoyed a competitive start to the season. The Bucs defeated Linden, 2-1, in double overtime in the season opener on Sept. 4 at home. Kevin Manjarrez scored both goals for Belleville. Bucs goalie Fernando Pesantez saved three penalty […]

Belleville HS girls’ volleyball team seeks improvement during season

BELLEVILLE, NJ – Despite a tough 1-4 start to the season, the Belleville High School girls’ varsity volleyball team is optimistic for a successful campaign. The returning players for head coach John Spina’s team are senior outside hitter Cheryl Ann Nicosia,  senior middle hitter Natalia Peralta, junior middle hitter Angela Diaz, and juniors Asmaa Embaby […]

NJSIAA Hall of Fame Class for 2018 announced

A stellar group of 16 individuals has been selected to comprise the 2018 induction group for the New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association (NJSIAA) Gallagher/Bollinger Hall of Fame. The class was chosen by a statewide committee made up of media members and active and retired school administrators, and was chaired by NJSIAA assistant director Jack […]