West Orange Rec Summer Basketball League tips offs

WEST ORANGE, NJ – The West Orange Recreation Summer Basketball League tips off Tuesday, June 27. The local teams in the Worrall Media area are West Orange, Glen Ridge, Good Shepherd-Irvington, St. Joseph-Maplewood, Belleville, and St. Thomas of Bloomfield. West Orange has two teams in each boys division. 2017 West Orange Recreation Summer Basketball League […]

Glen Ridge HS baseball players earn All-SEC-Liberty Division accolades

Glen Ridge HS baseball players earn All-SEC-Liberty Division accolades

GLEN RIDGE, NJ – The Glen Ridge High School varsity baseball team, under second-year head coach Liam Penberthy, featured several outstanding players who were instrumental in helping the Ridgers capture the NJSIAA North Jersey Section 2, Group 1 state tournament title this season. The Ridgers had four players who earned All-Super Essex Conference-Liberty Division honors. […]

Essex County Executive Divincenzo announces international youth soccer tournament will be played in Essex County Riverbank and Independence parks from June 23 to 25

NEWARK – Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr. announced that an international youth soccer tournament will be played in Essex County from June 23 to 25. The Ironbound Soccer Club is hosting the La Liga Promises 2017 International Under 12 Boys Soccer Tournament, which will take place in Essex County Riverfront Park and Essex […]

Glen Ridge HS sprint medley relay team takes part at New Balance Track and Field Nationals in Greensboro, North Carolina

The Glen Ridge High School boys’ relay team competed Friday, June 16, in the 800-meter Sprint Medley Emerging Elite Relay race at the New Balance Track and Field Nationals at North Carolina A&T in Greensboro, N.C. They placed 38th of 41 teams that finished the distance (four more were disqualified). Their time was 1:41.14. The […]

Glen Ridge HS seniors to continue athletic careers at colleges and universities

Glen Ridge HS seniors to continue athletic careers at colleges and universities

GLEN RIDGE, NJ – Pictured are the Glen Ridge High School graduating senior student-athletes who will be continuing their athletic careers at their respective colleges and universities. Front row, from left to right: Chloe Duebner – Swimming, Wheaton College; Juliann Lisovicz – Lacrosse, Franklin & Marshall College; Colleen Grady – Lacrosse, Drexel University; Kellyanne Livingstone – […]

Glen Ridge HS honors senior athletes at Awards Assembly

Glen Ridge HS honors senior athletes at Awards Assembly

GLEN RIDGE, NJ – On Wednesday, June 14, Glen Ridge High School held its Senior Varsity Letter Winners Athletic Awards Assembly in the high school cafeteria. Also, at this ceremony, the Glen Ridge Athletic Association (GRAA) presented its scholarship winners along with the Scott Thompson Football Award. 2017 SENIOR ATHLETE AWARD WINNERS Rotary 4 Year […]

Glen Ridge HS’ Liz O’Connell, girls’ 4-x-100 relay team give good efforts at state track and field Meet of Champions

Glen Ridge HS’ Liz O’Connell, girls’ 4-x-100 relay team give good efforts at state track and field Meet of Champions

GLEN RIDGE, NJ – Liz O’Connell and the girls’ 4-x-100-meter relay team gave good efforts at the NJSIAA state Meet of Champions at Northern Burlington County Regional High School in Columbus on Saturday, June 10. O’Connell, a junior, finished 21st in the girls’ 1,600-meter run in 5:20.30. The girls’ 4-x-100-meter relay team finished 28th in […]

Essex County HS Developmental Summer Baseball League to begin inaugural season

The Essex County High School Developmental Summer Baseball League will have its inaugural season. The Essex County teams formerly played in the Essex County American Legion League for many years. The ECALL has been disbanded. The following are schedules for the Senior teams (all times are at 5:45 p.m., unless otherwise noted): Monday, June 12 […]