Schools to remain closed through school year, sports canceled

Schools to remain closed through school year, sports canceled

ESSEX COUNTY, NJ — Gov. Phil Murphy announced May 4 that New Jersey school buildings will remain closed through the rest of the school year. This announcement has also served as the final death knell for the spring 2020 sports season, which the New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association had been hoping to resurrect at […]

NJSIAA hopes to have spring season suspended by COVID-19 pandemic

NJSIAA hopes to have spring season suspended by COVID-19 pandemic

On April 1, the day that most of the sports for the spring high school season were supposed to begin, the New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association indicated that it is still hoping the season will take place. The NJSIAA suspended the spring season due to the COVID-19 pandemic. According to published reports, NJSIAA Assistant […]

Bloomfield HS wrestling team enjoys great season

Bloomfield HS wrestling team enjoys great season

BLOOMFIELD, NJ — The Bloomfield High School wrestling team enjoyed a great season this winter. The Bengals, under head coach Ryan Smircich, finished with a stellar 25-6 record, including advancing to the semifinals of the North Jersey Section 1, Group 5 state tournament. In addition, the team defeated Kearny, Clifton, West Orange Nutley for the […]

COVID-19 pandemic suspends HS spring seasons

When will the high school spring teams resume activities? Will there even be a spring season? Those are the questions on the minds of many athletic directors, coaches, student-athletes, parents and fans. Right now, there are no answers. High school spring sports teams were getting ready for their seasons. The boys and girls lacrosse seasons […]

Bloomfield HS wrestler Zachary Andruchowitz reaches NJSIAA tournament in Atlantic City for second straight season

Bloomfield HS wrestler Zachary Andruchowitz reaches NJSIAA tournament in Atlantic City for second straight season

WEST ORANGE, NJ — Bloomfield High School wrestler Zachary Andruchowitz punched his ticket to Atlantic City for the second straight season. Andruchowitz, a junior, finished in third place in the 182-pound weight class at the Region 3 tournament at West Orange High School on Feb. 26, 28-29. As a result, Andruchowitz earned a berth in […]

Vinny Torrisi breaks Bloomfield HS boys hoops all-time three-point record

Vinny Torrisi breaks Bloomfield HS boys hoops all-time three-point record

BLOOMFIELD, NJ — Senior Vinny Torrisi hit six three-pointers en route to breaking the program’s all-time three-point record as the Bloomfield High School boys basketball team defeated Arts, 63-38, on Feb. 27 at home. The six three-pointers give Torrisi 133 for his career, breaking the previous mark held of 131 held by Jameel Patterson, Class […]

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