No. 3 seed Orange HS to host No. 14 seed Belleville HS; and Irvington is No. 5 seed in boys’ soccer section tournament

ORANGE, NJ – The Orange High School boys’ varsity soccer team received the No. 3 seed and will host 14th-seeded Belleville, while Irvington is seeded No. 5 and will host No. 12 seed Cranford in the first round of the  state North Jersey Section 2, Group 3 tournament. The winner of Orange-Belleville will face the […]

Newark to host Pop Warner Championship Games on Saturday, Oct. 29, at Untermann Field, and on Sunday, Oct. 30, at Shabazz

NEWARK, NJ – Mayor Ras J. Baraka and Director of Recreation, Cultural Affairs, and Senior Services Patrick Council announced that the City of Newark will host the 2016 Pop Warner Football championship games on Saturday, Oct. 29, at Untermann Field, and Sunday, Oct. 30, at Malcolm X Shabazz High School Stadium, starting at 10 a.m. […]

Irvington’s Sadot Williams inducted into Felician University Hall of Fame

IRVINGTON, NJ – Felician University president Dr. Anne M. Prisco presented four former standout Golden Falcon student-athletes, including Sadot Williams, of Irvington, for induction into the Felician Athletics Hall of Fame at the group’s fourth annual banquet and induction ceremony on Thursday, October 13, at The Fiesta in Wood-Ridge. Williams, a men’s basketball standout from […]

Irvington HS football team defeats Belleville to move to 7-0

IRVINGTON, NJ (updated Monday Oct. 24, 11:44 a.m.) – The Irvington High School varsity football team’s perfect record remained intact with another dominant performance. Behind quarterback Jyvon “Silky” Brown, the Blue Knights recorded their second shutout of the season with a 48-0 win over Belleville on Friday night at Belleville High School’s Doc Ellis Field/Municipal […]

Yogi Berra Museum & Learning Center to host Sports Drawing Workshop for youngsters ages 6-13 on Oct. 23

UPPER MONTCLAIR – The Jerry Winick Sports Drawing Workshop will be held at the Yogi Berra Museum & Learning Center on the campus of Montclair State University on Sunday, Oct. 23, from noon to 2:30 p.m. This sports drawing class for beginning artists ages 6-13 is being conducted by Jerry Winick, an award-winning artist, of […]

Why Sportsmanship Matters: Athletes examine issue in Nov. 2 program hosted by Yogi Berra Museum & Learning Center

Former NJ Devils captain Bryce Salvador, NY Giants LB Devon Kennard, and Christie Welsh, ex-women's U.S. National Soccer Team player, to share insights with parents, coaches, athletes

UPPER MONTCLAIR, NJ – These have not been glory days for sportsmanship. In front of a global audience, last summer’s Rio Olympics at times became a showcase for bad behavior and bad sports. And on many youth, high school, college and professional playing fields across America recently, there has been a growing number of unsportsmanlike […]

Irvington HS football team (6-0) stays perfect with convincing win over previously-undefeated Wayne Valley, 52-25

Irvington HS football team (6-0) stays perfect with convincing win over previously-undefeated Wayne Valley, 52-25

IRVINGTON – The Irvington High School varsity football team more than just aced its biggest test of the season. The Blue Knights delivered a powerful statement that they are legitimate contenders for conference and state sectional championships. And if they can achieve the latter goal, it will be the first time in their history. In […]

Essex County Tournament, HS Girls’ Volleyball pairings

HIGH SCHOOL GIRLS’ VARSITY VOLLEYBALL ESSEX COUNTY TOURNAMENT Top four seeds (1) Verona (2) Livingston (3) Caldwell (4) Nutley First play-in round (18) Columbia defeated (31) Newark Collegiate (26) Orange defeated (23) University (19) East Orange Campus defeated (30) Arts (22) Science Park defeated (27) North Star (25) East Side defeated (24) West Caldwell Tech […]

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