Glen Ridge HS boys’ basketball, girls’ basketball and wrestling teams gear up for seasons

GLEN RIDGE – The Glen Ridge High School boys’ basketball, girls’ basketball and wrestling varsity teams will begin their seasons next week. The boys’ basketball team, which won the Super Essex Conference-Freedom Division title and finished with an 18-8 record last season, will visit Technology in Newark, while the girls’ basketball team will host Newark […]

Glen Ridge HS cross-country runners earn honors

GLEN RIDGE – The following Glen Ridge High School cross-country runners have earned All-Super Essex Conference-Liberty Division honors: Boys First team: Pelle Nogueira, Cameron Dignan, Justin Dignan, and Greg Olsen Second team: Oscar Hero Honorable mention: Eric Shaara and Lane Darby Girls Honorable mention: Alyssa Smolen. Nogueira, Cameron Digan and his twin brother, Justin Dignan, […]

Glen Ridge HS boys’ soccer players earn All-Area honors

GLEN RIDGE – The Glen Ridge High School boys’ varsity soccer team, under head coach Steve Reitberger, had an amazing run this season. The eighth-seeded Ridgers upset top-seeded Dayton, 1-0, in overtime in the quarterfinals on Nov. 3 before losing to fifth-seeded Brearley, 2-1, in the semifinals of the state North Jersey Section 2, Group […]

Glen Ridge HS girls’ soccer team boasts All-Area players

  GLEN RIDGE – The Glen Ridge High School girls’ varsity soccer team enjoyed a wonderful year as the Ridgers were one win away from yet another state title. Indeed, the team achieved much, and without a doubt a handful of Ridgers played key roles in the success. The following players have earned Worrall Media […]

Glen Ridge HS girls’ soccer team loses to Shore, 2-1, in double overtime in state Group 1 championship game

Glen Ridge HS girls’ soccer team loses to Shore, 2-1, in double overtime in state Group 1 championship game

GLEN RIDGE – The Glen Ridge High School girls’ varsity soccer team’s quest to win the state championship unfortunately fell short. The Ridgers dropped a tough 2-1 double-overtime decision to Shore Regional in the state Group 1 championship game at Kean University in Union on Saturday morning, Nov. 21. Despite the heartbreaking loss, the Ridgers, […]

Glen Ridge HS boys’ soccer team enjoys great run

Glen Ridge HS boys’ soccer team enjoys great run

GLEN RIDGE – The eighth-seeded Glen Ridge High School boys’ varsity soccer team enjoyed a great run in the state North Jersey Section 2, Group 1 tournament. The Ridgers fell at fifth-seeded Brearley, 2-1, in the semifinals on Nov. 10 in Kenilworth. Aaron Robertson scored for the Ridgers, who finished the season with a 7-13-2 […]

Glen Ridge Red Dogs capture Bergen County Pee Wee football championship

GLEN RIDGE – The Glen Ridge Red Dogs won the Bergen County Pee Wee football championship this year, finishing the season with a 9-0 record. They blasted Ho Ho Kus/Saddle River in the finals, 25-6, to keep their undefeated streak intact. Front row, from left to right, Brennan Lyons, Brady Manzo, David Manzo, Dylan O’Neil, […]

New exhibit “Now Doing the Talking” showcases trailblazing athletes-turned-broadcasters

UPPER MONTCLAIR – Never have televised sports become so pervasive.  In today’s ever-widening world of sports there are more games, more pre-game shows, more post-game analyses, more everything. And more and more former athletes dominate the airwaves. We take for granted the countless ex-players who transition from the playing field to the broadcast booth or […]