HS football preview: Bloomfield continues tradition of strong work ethic

HS football preview: Bloomfield continues tradition of strong work ethic

BLOOMFIELD, NJ – During his nearly three-decade tenure, one can always count on Mike Carter’s teams to show tremendous work ethic. Carter, who has been at the Bloomfield head coaching helm since 1991, once again is proud to see this year’s Bengals demonstrating their hallmark diligence. “The work ethic has really developed,” Carter said. “We’ve […]

Bloomfield HS girls tennis team returns good nucleus

Bloomfield HS girls tennis team returns good nucleus

BLOOMFIELD, NJ – The Bloomfield High School girls tennis team has a good returning nucleus. The Bengals, under longtime head coach Ron Masson, return juniors Aira Abalos and Lila Matulac, and seniors Vanessa Chin, and Priyal Gajera. Abalos, at first singles, finished with a 14-3 record last season, including going undefeated in Super Essex Conference […]

Blooomfield HS alumna Anatalia Pena is mourned

2018 graduate was a prolific scorer for girls soccer program; also pole-vaulted in track and field

Blooomfield HS alumna Anatalia Pena is mourned

BLOOMFIELD, NJ – Anatalia Pena, a 2018 Bloomfield High School graduate who excelled in soccer and track and field, was tragically killed on Aug. 25. Pena was involved in a two-car accident in Miami, Fla., where she was getting ready to return to Barry University for her sophomore year. Barry University is located in Miami […]

Bloomfield HS fall teams’ schedules

Bloomfield HS fall teams’ schedules

BLOOMFIELD, NJ – The Bloomfield High School fall teams will begin their seasons next week. Here are their schedules: FOOTBALL Sept. 7, at Nutley, 1 p.m. Sept. 13, North Bergen, 7 p.m. Sept.20, Columbia, 7 p.m. Sept. 27, Bayonne, 7 p.m. Oct. 5, at Orange, 4 p.m. Oct. 11, at Livingston, 7 p.m. Oct. 18, […]

New Jersey Fencing Alliance to host U.S. Fencing Junior Cadet Regional Circuit tournament

New Jersey Fencing Alliance to host U.S. Fencing Junior Cadet Regional Circuit tournament

MAPLEWOOD, NJ – The New Jersey Fencing Alliance, located at 50 Burnett Ave. in Maplewood, will host the United States Fencing Junior Cadet Regional Circuit tournament this weekend, Aug. 24-25, from 8 a.m. until 5 p.m. More than 600 fencers, including prominent nationally-ranked fencers, will be competing from numerous states on the U.S. east coast […]

Bloomfield Soccer Club to start special needs league

Bloomfield Soccer Club to start special needs league

BLOOMFIELD, NJ – The Bloomfield Soccer Club’s Hi-5 Special Needs soccer program is building a new special needs soccer league in Bloomfield. The club has been offering special needs soccer for five years and this year Bloomfield Soccer has announced plans to organize a league. “Because of the Bloomfield High School Bengal soccer squads, we’re […]

Bengals Soccer Camp features great turnouts, action

Bengals Soccer Camp features great turnouts, action

BLOOMFIELD, NJ – The third annual Bloomfield Bengals Soccer Camp enjoyed big turnouts this summer. The camp featured two weeks of great soccer, indoors and outdoors, and was provided to more than 100 children. The camp, organized and run by Bloomfield High School girls varsity soccer coach Jon Aliaga, BHS boys varsity head coach Mike […]

Junior Bengals football getting ready for the season

Sign-ups accepted during August

Junior Bengals football getting ready for the season

BLOOMFIELD, NJ – The William Foley Junior Bengals will begin official practice Aug. 19. The Junior Bengals practice Mondays through Thursdays from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Once the school year starts, practices are held Tuesdays, Wednesday and Thursdays. This is the 33rd year for the program. There are five tackle levels: a third and fourth […]

BHS boys soccer team looks forward to the season

BHS boys soccer team looks forward to the season

BLOOMFIELD, NJ – The Bloomfield High School boys soccer team is looking forward to the season this fall. The Bengals, under head coach Mike Aiello, held fitness and summer sessions in July. “We had a ton of graduates from last year’s team, but are bringing back a good amount of starters from last year’s team,” […]