Bloomfield Bengals wrestlers defeat the Verona Hillbillies 42-33

Bloomfield Bengals wrestlers defeat the Verona Hillbillies 42-33

BLOOMFIELD, NJ — The Bloomfield Bengals wrestling team defeated the Verona Hillbillies 42-33 on April 16. For the Bengals, Giovanni Marfia pinned Nicolae Stanescue at 0:43 in the 113-pound weight class; Kira Pipkins won by forfeit in the 120-pound weight class; Jaiden Morales pinned Matt Steitz in 1:54 in the 126-pound weight class; Jacob Suriel […]

Bloomfield girls volleyball wins first round of NJSIAA tournament

Bloomfield girls volleyball wins first round of NJSIAA tournament

BLOOMFIELD, NJ — The Bloomfield High School girls volleyball team team defeated the Memorial High School team, from West New York, N.J., on April 12 during the first round of the North Jersey, Section 1, Group 4 NJSIAA tournament. Tiger vs. Tiger, the Bloomfield Bengals defeated the Memorial Tigers 2-0, winning the first game 25-6 […]

Kira Pipkins sets Bloomfield High record with two State Individual crowns

Kira Pipkins sets Bloomfield High record with two State Individual crowns

BLOOMFIELD, NJ — April 10 was a momentous and historic day for Bloomfield High School girls wrestling at the NJSIAA State finals. Freshman Ahlexa Montalvo finished in the top eight in her weight class. Junior Gianna Faura became just the second Bengal wrestler — joining Joe Chiaravallo — to be a state runner-up. And sophomore […]

Bengals girls volleyball falls to MSDA

Bengals girls volleyball falls to MSDA

BLOOMFIELD, NJ — On April 6, the Bloomfield High School girls volleyball team lost 2-0 to Mount Saint Dominic Academy. MSDA won the first game 25-22 and the second game 25-15, making a third game unnecessary.  Photos Courtesy of Jerry Simon

Bloomfield wrestlers beat Irvington 42-33

Bloomfield wrestlers beat Irvington 42-33

BLOOMFIELD / IRVINGTON, NJ — The Bloomfield High School Bengals wrestling team defeated Irvington High School 42-33 on April 7. Winning for the Bengals, Juan Millan pinned Zaire Younger at 3:38 in the 113-pound weight class; Jaiden Morales pinned Aveason Maxy at 2:55 in the 120-pound weight class; Gerald VanBaelen pinned Lorvey Toupuissant at 3:26 […]

Bengals girls volleyball falls 2-1 to MKA

Bengals girls volleyball falls 2-1 to MKA

BLOOMFIELD, NJ — The Bloomfield High School girls volleyball team lost a hard-fought match to Montclair Kimberley Academy on March 30. The Bengals won the first game 25-23, but the MKA Cougars won the next two games, 25-12 and 25-14, clinching the match, 2-1. Photos Courtesy of Jerry Simon

Bloomfield wrestlers fall to West Essex 53-18

Bloomfield wrestlers fall to West Essex 53-18

BLOOMFIELD, NJ — The Bloomfield High School wrestling team lost to West Essex High School 53-18 on March 31. Winning bouts for West Essex: Ethan Kerlin pinned William Ungermah at 0:11 in the 106-pound weight class; Joey Macrino had a sudden victory 4-2 against Juan Millan in the 113-pound weight class; Mike Pescatore pinned Yeicob […]

Three Bengals girls wrestlers head to state championships

Three Bengals girls wrestlers head to state championships

BLOOMFIELD, NJ — April 3 was an auspicious day for girls wrestling as three Bloomfield High School girls wrestlers advanced to the state finals. Sophomore Kira Pipkins won the North Regional title at 121 pounds and junior Gianna Faura claimed the championship at 215 pounds. Also moving on was freshman Ahlexa Montalvo, who wrestled back […]