Nutley HS football team rallies past Orange in overtime for third straight win

Kerry E. Porter contributed to this article. NUTLEY, NJ – (updated Monday Oct. 16, 10:19 a.m.) – The Nutley High School varsity football team continued its inspiring turnaround. The Raiders, who started the season 0-3, rallied to beat Orange, 21-14, in overtime on Saturday, Oct. 14, at Tangorra Field/Park Oval for its third straight victory […]

ECT boys’ socccer, girls’ soccer, girls’ volleyball to begin

The Essex County Tournament for varsity boys’ soccer, girls’ soccer and girls’ volleyball have been unveiled. Here are the top 10 seeds in each sport: BOYS’ SOCCER (27-team field) No. 1. Seton Hall Prep advances to first round vs. No. 16 Science Park/No. 17 Central winner. No. 2. Montclair advances to first round vs. No. […]

Nutley HS boys’ soccer team wins two games in a row

Nutley HS boys’ soccer team wins two games in a row

Photos by Steve Ellmore: Nutley (maroon uniforms) vs. Glen Ridge, Sept. 11, at Carteret Park, Glen Ridge. Nutley lost, 3-1.   The Nutley High School varsity boys; soccer team won back-to-back games against East Orange Campus and Bloomfield to improve to a 4-7 record. The Raiders  won an exciting match against East Orange in overtime […]

Nutley HS girls’ soccer team tops Caldwell

Nutley HS girls’ soccer team tops Caldwell

Photos by Steve Ellmore: Nutley (white uniforms) vs. Caldwell, Oct. 3. NUTLEY, NJ – Maisie Jelley scored two goals and Jordan Burbank had a goal and an assist to lead the Nutley High School varsity girls’ soccer team to a 4-1 win over Caldwell on Oct. 3 at Father Glotzbach field. Kristina Lopomo had the […]

UPDATED: Nutley HS cross-country runners Jimmy Quinn and Ellie McCreesh excel at SEC-American Division Championships

NEWARK, NJ (updated Friday Oct. 6, 12:18 p.m.) – Nutley High School cross-country runners Jimmy Quinn and Ellie McCreesh enjoyed strong finishes at the Super Essex Conference-American Division Championships held at Branch Brook Park in Newark on Oct. 3. Quinn, a senior, finished ninth overall among 67 runners in the boys’ race with a time […]

Nutley HS football team pulls off emphatic win over state-ranked Irvington for first victory of season

Nutley HS football team pulls off emphatic win over state-ranked Irvington for first victory of season

Photos by Steve Ellmore: Nutley Raiders (maroon uniforms) vs. Irvington Blue Knights, Sept. 30, at Park Oval. NUTLEY – The Nutley High School varsity football team is a model of perseverance this season. The Raiders entered their game with state-ranked Irvington with an 0-3 record, with two of those losses coming in heartbreaking fashion. But […]

Nutley Male Athlete of the Month

Nutley Male Athlete of the Month

Nicholas Mainiero, NHS senior, Football Nutley is a small town. You’ve been playing with the same guys since you’ve been young. What’s that like? I’ve been playing with the same guys since I was in third grade, playing for the Nutley Junior Raiders. And all I can say is: it’s special. These guys are my best friends […]

Nutley Female Athlete of the Month

Nutley Female Athlete of the Month

Emily Hewett NHS senior, girls volleyball How was your summer? What did you do? My summer was fun. I spent a lot of time with my friends along with playing volleyball and softball. I also helped at the volleyball and softball camps for younger girls, teaching them all about the game and helping them individually with certain skills. What […]

Nutley HS boys soccer team competing hard

Nutley HS boys soccer team competing hard

Photos by Steve Ellmore: Nutley (maroon uniforms) vs. Glen Ridge (white uniforms), Sept. 11. NUTLEY, NJ – Under new head coach Tom Tolve, the Nutley High School boys’ varsity soccer team hopes to pick things up as the season progresses. The Raiders had a 2-6 record through Sept. 25, with wins over Bloomfield and rival […]