Nutley HS football team to visit Voorhees in state playoffs

NUTLEY, NJ (updated Monday Nov. 6, 1:32 p.m.) – After turning around its season, the Nutley High School varsity football team is now looking to make a strong run in the state playoffs. The Raiders, who recovered from an 0-3 start, will visit Voorhees in the quarterfinal round of the NJSIAA North Jersey Section 2, […]

Nutley HS boys’ soccer team upsets No. 3 seed Somerville in state tournament

Nutley HS boys’ soccer team upsets No. 3 seed Somerville in state tournament

NUTLEY, NJ – The 14th-seeded Nutley High School varsity boys’ soccer team upset third-seeded Somerville in the first round of the NJSIAA North Jersey Section 2, Group 3 state tournament on Tuesday,  Oct. 31. The game was going back and forth for the entire 80 minutes. With 10 minutes left to play, senior captain Matt […]

Nutley Female Athlete of the Month

Nutley Female Athlete of the Month

Kate Contini – NHS junior Girls’ cross-country “She is a tough kid and competitor. Runs through the pain all the time. She is a great runner and an even better Irish Dancer. She has traveled all over the US and to Ireland to compete in national and international dance competitions, all while keeping up great grades […]

Nutley Male Athlete of the Month

Nutley Male Athlete of the Month

Austin Sweeney – NHS junior, boys’ soccer “Austin is a second-year varsity player, and a first-year captain. He is a very versatile player who can play different roles on the field. His work ethic, leadership, and skill make him such a valuable player for the Raiders. Austin is an experienced soccer player, and is able […]

Nutley HS cross-country teams stride to fine showing at Essex County meet

Nutley HS cross-country teams stride to fine showing at Essex County meet

BLOOMFIELD, NJ – Under perfect conditions, the Nutley High School Raiders boys’ and girls’ cross-country teams  produced some of their fastest times of the season during the Essex County Championship meet held at Brookdale Park in Bloomfield on Friday, Oct. 28. The day started off with the sub-varsity races.  The Freshman boys got the action […]

Nutley HS girls’ soccer team kicks up solid efforts

Nutley HS girls’ soccer team kicks up solid efforts

Photos by Jerry Simon. Nutley (maroon uniforms) vs. Bloomfield, Oct. 26, at Foley Field, Bloomfield. Nutley won, 2-1. NUTLEY, NJ – The Nutley High School varsity girls’ soccer team has enjoyed a highly competitive season. The Lady Raiders, under the guidance of Mike DiPiano, posted a solid run in the Essex County Tournament. As the […]

NJSIAA state tournament pairings for boys’ and girls’ soccer released

The NJSIAA released the state tournament pairings for boys’ and girls’ varsity soccer. The Worrall Community Newspapers schools in Essex County that have made the state tournament are: Boys Soccer: Irvington, Nutley, Belleville, Orange, West Orange, Columbia, Seton Hall Prep, Bloomfield and Glen Ridge Girls Soccer: Nutley, Belleville, Orange, West Orange, Columbia, Bloomfield and Glen […]