Columbia HS wrestling team seeks strong showing at district tournament

Columbia HS wrestling team seeks strong showing at district tournament

MAPLEWOOD/SOUTH ORANGE, NJ — The Columbia High School wrestling team seeks a strong showing at the New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association’s District 10 state tournament on Saturday, Feb. 18, at Phillipsburg High School. The Cougars, under head coach Mike Freedman, completed the regular season on Saturday, Feb. 11 at Millburn High School. They won […]

Columbia HS fencing teams excel at district tournament

Columbia HS fencing teams excel at district tournament

MAPLEWOOD/SOUTH ORANGE, NJ — The Columbia High School boys and girls fencing teams competed at the New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association’s District 3 tournament at North Hunterdon High School on Sunday, Feb. 5. The girls team finished second overall with 43 points among the eight teams. Livingston finished first with 56 points. Columbia took […]

Columbia HS grad and UConn track star Terrel Williams earns Big East honor

Columbia HS grad and UConn track star Terrel Williams earns Big East honor

MAPLEWOOD/SOUTH ORANGE, NJ — The Big East conference has announced University of Connecticut indoor track-and-field team members Terrel Williams and Travis Snyder in the weekly Big East awards recently.  From the Battle in Beantown, in Boston, Mass., both Williams, a 2020 Columbia High School graduate, and Snyder, of Saco, Maine, put up record-breaking results. Williams […]

Columbia HS boys basketball team upsets No. 3 seed Caldwell, advances to Essex County Tournament semifinals

Columbia HS boys basketball team upsets No. 3 seed Caldwell, advances to Essex County Tournament semifinals

MAPLEWOOD/SOUTH ORANGE, NJ — The sixth-seeded Columbia High School boys basketball team defeated third-seed Caldwell High School 52-49 in the quarterfinals of the Essex County Tournament on Saturday, Feb. 4, at Caldwell. The CHS Cougars, who improved to 16-4 overall on the season, avenged two losses to Caldwell this season. Four days earlier, Columbia lost […]

Columbia HS wrestlers excel at ECT

Columbia HS wrestlers excel at ECT

MAPLEWOOD/SOUTH ORANGE, NJ — August Katz, Derek Mingmongkol, Reid Ordower and Jared Van Allen enjoyed solid performances to lead the Columbia High School wrestling team at the Essex County Tournament on Wednesday and Thursday, Jan. 25 and 26, at Richard J. Codey Arena in West Orange. Katz, a freshman, took fourth place in the 126-pound […]