Irvington QB Jyvon Brown throws TD pass, but North falls to South in 39th annual Phil Simms New Jersey All-Star Football Classic

Irvington QB Jyvon Brown throws TD pass, but North falls to South in 39th annual Phil Simms New Jersey All-Star Football Classic

Irvington High School quarterback and recent graduate Jyvon Brown threw a touchdown pass in the 39th annual Phil Simms New Jersey North-South High School All-Star Football Classic on Monday night, June 26, at Kean University in Union. Brown’s 42-yard touchdown pass to Paterson Eastside’s Ramir Tann-Davis came with 1:57 left in the first half and […]

Irvington HS football star Jasiah Provillon commits to North Carolina State University

Irvington HS football star Jasiah Provillon commits to North Carolina State University

IRVINGTON, NJ (updated Monday, June 26, 11:57 a.m.) – Jasiah Provillon is officially a senior at Irvington High School. But he already knows where he is going to college. The Irvington High School football standout announced his decision to accept a full athletic scholarship from North Carolina State University to continue his football career. Provillon […]

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 […]

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 […]

Irvington HS boys’ track and field team finishes great turnaround season

Irvington HS boys’ track and field team finishes great turnaround season

IRVINGTON, NJ – The Irvington High School boys’ track and field team, under head coach Marvin Hawkins, enjoyed a bounce-back season. After going 2-7 last year, the Blue Knights finished with an impressive 7-1 dual-meet record. The signature victories were against West Side, 79-50; East Side, 103-18; North 13th St. Tech, 103-26; Nutley, 72-64; and […]

Irvington HS trio to participate in Robeson Football Classic

Irvington HS trio to participate in Robeson Football Classic

IRVINGTON, NJ – Irvington High School’s Alnazir Blackman, Nelson Gedeon and Taron Gallishaw have been selected to participate in the 24th annual Paul Robeson High School Football All-Star Classic will take place Thursday, June 15, at Paul Robeson Stadium in East Orange. Kickoff is at 7 p.m. The game features graduating seniors. The East squad […]

Irvington HS softball team’s resiliency and hard work rewarded with winning season

Irvington HS softball team’s resiliency and hard work rewarded with winning season

IRVINGTON, NJ – The Irvington High School varsity softball team enjoyed a successful season. The Blue Knights bounced back from two straight losing seasons to finish with a 14-7 overall record, including 12-5 in the Super Essex Conference-Independence Division, much to head coach Jenna Weiss’ delight. “Our season this year was a great turnaround,” said […]

Irvington HS boys’ track and field athletes excel at section meet

IRVINGTON, NJ – Da’John Graves, Michael Veltz, and James Ely enjoyed top-six finishes to lead the Irvington High School boys’ track and field team  at the NJSIAA North Jersey Section 2, Group 3 state Championships, May 26-27, at Madison HS. Graves won the 110-meter high hurdles in 14.68. Ely took fourth in the triple jump […]