SEC announces ‘all conference’ swimming teams

ESSEX COUNTY, NJ — The selections of the Super Essex Conference “all conference” swim teams were calculated by reviewing the fastest recorded times this past season. Because of the pandemic, no SEC championship meet was conducted. Named to the boys swimming first team were: Seton Hall Prep’s Jaeden Yburan, Dylan Negron, Richard Poplawski and Jack […]

GR track and field starts season off with impressive times, distances

GR track and field starts season off with impressive times, distances

GLEN RIDGE, NJ — The Glen Ridge High School boys and girls track and field teams had their first double dual meet on Thursday, April 22, at Shabazz High School. This meet featured the Ridgers vs. North Star Academy and Shabazz, as well as Saint Vincent’s Academy on the girls side. Only four of seven […]

Glen Ridge HS track and field teams prepare for spring season

Glen Ridge HS track and field teams prepare for spring season

GLEN RIDGE, NJ — The Glen Ridge High School girls and boys track and field teams, pictured together, are gearing up for their spring season, along with their coaches: assistant Chris Troyano, front row, far left; head coach Paul Kartanowicz, front row, far right; volunteer Bill Indek, second row, far left; assistant Stephanie Fego, third […]

Kent Place School congratulates college-bound athletes from Glen Ridge

Kent Place School congratulates college-bound athletes from Glen Ridge

SUMMIT, NJ — Kent Place School has announced that six members of the 2021 graduating class have been recruited to play college sports. Among those students are Glen Ridge residents Audrey Alix, who will play Division III field hockey for Hamilton College in Clinton, N.Y., and Skylar Lienhardt, who will play Division III lacrosse at […]

Ridgers girls hoops defeats Bengals 44-28

Ridgers girls hoops defeats Bengals 44-28

BLOOMFIELD / GLEN RIDGE, NJ — The Glen Ridge High School girls basketball team defeated the Bloomfield High School team in the BHS gym 44-28 on Feb. 25. For the Ridgers, Elettra Giantomenico and Jillian Goffe led the team with 12 points apiece. Olivia Carbonell scored 8 points, followed by Amayah Melbourne with 5, Maeve […]

NJSIAA announces postseason football plans

NJSIAA announces postseason football plans

ROBBINSVILLE, NJ — New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association, in coordination with officers of its Football Leagues and Conferences Committee, has announced plans for the 2020 football postseason. To be known as “Football Post-Season Groupings,” these playoff games will be played during weeks seven and eight of the season. Participation in Football Post-Season Groupings will […]

NJSIAA provides summer workout guidelines

NJSIAA provides summer workout guidelines

ESSEX COUNTY, NJ — New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association marked the initial step toward a fall season return to high school sports with the release of initial guidelines for summer workouts, formally known as the “summer recess period,” according to a June 19 press release from the NJSIAA. “The governor’s announcement today regarding youth […]

NJSIAA recognizes graduating Scholar-Athletes

NJSIAA recognizes graduating Scholar-Athletes

ESSEX COUNTY, NJ — For the 2019-20 school year, the 27th annual Scholar-Athlete Awards initiative of the New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association has provided a certificate of recognition to 354 high school student-athletes. Under this ongoing program, each NJSIAA member school — nearly every high school in the state — has the opportunity to […]

Glen Ridge lacrosse players commit

Glen Ridge lacrosse players commit

GLEN RIDGE, NJ — It has been heartbreaking for the high school seniors not to finish out their final season and the Glen Ridge girls lacrosse team was the preseason pick for Essex County Champ and predicted to be top contender for Group 1 State championship. The boys were predicted to have an excellent season […]