Irvington HS football team rallies past Union City, 21-12, to move to 2-0

Al-jay Henderson's 2 touchdowns lift Blue Knights; home opener is Sept. 20 against tough Ridgewood team

IRVINGTON, NJ — The Irvington High School football team earned a hard-fought 21-12 win over Union City on Friday night, Sept. 13, in Union City to improve to 2-0 on the season. Al-jay Henderson, a transfer from Columbia High School, ran for two second-half touchdowns to rally the Blue Knights. After a scoreless first half, […]

Irvington HS receives NJSIAA Sportsmanship Award

Voted by fellow Super Essex Conference schools, Irvington gains honor for the first time

Irvington HS receives NJSIAA Sportsmanship Award

IRVINGTON, NJ — Irvington High School athletic director Dr. John Taylor announced that IHS has received the 2018-19 New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association Sportsmanship Award. IHS was voted by fellow Super Essex Conference schools as the award winner. “On the NJSIAA website, there are winners dating back to 1987, but I’m told by some […]

Irvington HS girls volleyball team seeks successful season

Irvington HS girls volleyball team seeks successful season

IRVINGTON, NJ — The Irvington High School girls volleyball team, under fifth-year head coach Paul Tortorella, hopes to have a successful season. The Blue Knights will be led by captains Taylor Phillips and Shamara Southerland. The rest of the team includes Aniyah Massey, Ruqaiyah Pollard,  Malika Springer, Tyler Pendergrass, Kellisha Patterson, Brianna Ragsdale, Daniela Meija, […]

Irvington HS football team impresses in season opener

Irvington HS football team impresses in season opener

IRVINGTON — The Irvington High School football team posted a convincing 32-7 win over Orange to kick off the 2019 season on Friday, Sept. 6, at Bell Stadium in Orange. Head coach Ashley “Smoke” Pierre is in his fourth year as the head coach of the Blue Knights. Under Pierre, the Blue Knights have posted […]

CORRECTED: Irvington HS cross-country teams look to go the distance this season

CORRECTED: Irvington HS cross-country teams look to go the distance this season

IRVINGTON, NJ — The Irvington High School boys and girls cross-country teams have a strong returning group from last year’s successful season. The teams are guided by longtime head coach Marvin Hawkins. The girls team finished with a 10-3, fourth in the Super Essex Conference-Liberty Division. The returning girls are: Taliyah Hayes, senior Ariana Ruiz, […]

Irvington football players compete in Atlantic Coast Conference

Irvington football players compete in Atlantic Coast Conference

IRVINGTON, NJ – Irvington boasts several current collegiate players. Among them are Hasise Dubois, Jasiah Provillon and Lancince Turay, who compete in the Atlantic Coast Conference on the Football Bowl Subdivision level. Dubois, a 6-foot-3, 215-pound wide receiver, is a senior at the University of Virginia. Last season, he appeared in all 13 games with […]

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 […]

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