61st Annual Essex Awards to take place May 15

61st Annual Essex Awards to take place May 15

The 61st Annual Essex Awards, sponsored by The Men of Essex, Inc., will take place May 15 at Cedar Hill Golf and Country Club  in Livingston at 7 p.m. Reception begins at 6 p.m. The Essex Awards recognizes the achievements of the best and brightest high school athletes and scholar-athletes throughout Essex County. The Men […]

Columbia HS boys lacrosse team goes 1-1 in ECT

Columbia HS boys lacrosse team goes 1-1 in ECT

MAPLEWOOD, NJ – The 11th-seeded Columbia High School boys varsity lacrosse team defeated No. 14 seed Cedar Grove in the first round before losing to sixth-seeded Montclair Kimberley Academy in the second round in the Essex County Tournament. Samson Wolpov had five goals and three assists; and RJ Benn, Matthew Sherbine and Daniel Teitelbaum each […]

UPDATED: Columbia HS softball team seeks good run in ECT

MAPLEWOOD, NJ – The Columbia High School varsity softball team hopes to make a good run in the Essex County Tournament. The eighth-seeded Cougars will host ninth-seeded Bloomfield in the first round of the Essex County Tournament May 4. The winner will advance to the quarterfinals May 11 at Verona against the winner of No. […]

Columbia HS student-athletes sign with colleges

Columbia HS student-athletes sign with colleges

MAPLEWOOD, NJ – Several Columbia High School senior student-athletes signed with their respective colleges to continue their athletic careers. The following is a list of those student-athletes, their sports and college decisions: FOOTBALL Ebuka Egwuonwu, The College of New Jersey (Ewing, N.J.) Luke Hayes, Middlebury College (Vt.) BOYS SOCCER Antonio Green, St. Peter’s University (Jersey […]

Columbia HS softball team posts good start to season

Columbia HS softball team posts good start to season

MAPLEWOOD, NJ – The Columbia High School varsity softball team has enjoyed a good start to the season with a 4-3 record through April 12. Junior catcher Claire Salinardo went 2-for-4 with a double and four RBI and junior shortstop Hudson Hassler went 2-for-3 with two runs scored to lead the Cougars to a 6-5 […]

Columbia HS softball team (3-1) defeats Bloomfield

Columbia HS softball team (3-1) defeats Bloomfield

MAPLEWOOD, NJ – Claire Salinardo went 2-for-4 with a double and four RBI and fellow junior Hudson Hassler went 2-for-3 with two runs scored to lead the Columbia High School varsity softball team to a 6-5 win at Bloomfield on Monday, April 8. Winning Ellie Mischel struck out four to earn over 3 ⅔ innings […]