UPDATED No. 2: Glen Ridge HS girls basketball star Claire McMahon scores 1,000th career point

GLEN RIDGE, NJ – Senior Claire McMahon scored her 1,000th career point to lead the Glen Ridge High School girls basketball team to a 66-30 home win over Montclair Kimberley Academy, Feb. 19, in a Super Essex Conference-Colonial Division game. McMahon became the fifth girls basketball player in school history to attain the 1,000-point plateau. Needing […]

Glen Ridge HS swim teams give good efforts this season

GLEN RIDGE, NJ – The Glen Ridge High School boys and girls swim teams, under head coach Amie Russomano, enjoyed good efforts this season. The boys team record was 1-9 with a win over Verona High School. The boys are strong swimmers, despite having little depth. Junior Liam Hood qualified for the NJSIAA State Meet […]

Glen Ridge HS boys basketball team tops Cristo Rey

GLEN RIDGE, NJ – Sophomore guard Sam Trunley scored 25 points and grabbed eight rebounds and senior forward Simon Low had 13 points, four rebounds, three assists and three steals to lead the Glen Ridge High School boys varsity basketball team to a 45-39 home win over Cristo Rey of Newark, Feb. 14, in a […]

Glen Ridge HS wrestlers Jesse Samuelson and Iain Shaw excel at District 9; advance to Region 3

GLEN RIDGE, NJ – Jesse Samuelson and Iain Shaw each finished third in their weight classes to lead the Glen Ridge High School varsity wrestling team at the District 9 tournament at Nutley HS, Feb. 16. Samuelson, a sophomore, decisioned Bloomfield’s Tamil Fernandes, 9-8, in the 126-pound weight class, while Shaw, a junior, decisioned Livingston’s […]

Glen Ridge HS girls basketball team advances to ECT quarterfinals

GLEN RIDGE, NJ – Jenny Lisovicz scored 13 points and fellow senior Claire McMahon had 11 points to lead the eighth-seeded Glen Ridge High School girls varsity basketball team to a 36-27 win over ninth-seeded Caldwell in the first round (round of 16) of the Essex County Tournament, Feb. 9, at GRHS. The Ridgers, who […]

Verona/Glen Ridge ice hockey team falls in Kelly Cup semifinals

GLEN RIDGE, NJ – The third-seeded Verona/Glen Ridge high school ice hockey team advanced to the Kelly Cup semifinals, but lost to second-seeded Millburn, 6-0, Monday, Feb. 11, at Richard J. Codey Arena in West Orange. Verona/Glen Ridge moved to a 13-8-4 record. In the quarterfinals, Verona/Glen Ridge defeated sixth-seeded Bayonne, 5-0, Friday, Feb. 8 […]

Glen Ridge HS girls basketball team advances to ECT quarterfinals

GLEN RIDGE, NJ – Jenny Lisovicz had 13 points and fellow senior Claire McMahon had 11 points to lead the eighth-seeded Glen Ridge High School girls varsity basketball team to a 36-27 win over ninth-seeded Caldwell in the first round (round of 16) of the Essex County Tournament, Feb. 9, at GRHS. The Ridgers, who […]