Nutley HS baseball team wins three games in a row

NUTLEY, NJ – The Nutley High School varsity baseball team won three straight games, defeating Newark Academy, East Side, and Columbia to improve to 4-2 on the season. Junior pitcher Josh O’Neil fired a one-hit shutout with 12 strikeouts and three walks to lead the Raiders to a 7-0 home win over Newark Academy on […]

Nutley Female Athlete of the Month

Nutley Female Athlete of the Month

Abby Scheidel, Girls basketball NHS sophomore When did you start playing basketball? I started playing basketball in third grade for the Nutley Recreation program and in fourth grade I began playing travel. I joined my first AAU team in fifth grade. Is there any single on-court memory that sticks in your mind? The one on-court memory that […]

Nutley Male Athlete of the Month

Nutley Male Athlete of the Month

Matt Schettino, Boys Basketball NHS senior When did you first start playing basketball? The first time I ever picked up a basketball was in fifth grade when one of my football teammates invited me to play for their rec team. I was not very good at all, but I was just playing for fun just to […]

Nutley/Columbia hockey team competitive this season

Nutley/Columbia hockey team competitive this season

Photo of Columbia players: Back row, from left: Jack Breagy, Zach Fagin, Dexter Carlin, James Gonon, Alex David and Eli Verdun. In front is goalie Oliver Tauscher. MAPLEWOOD, NJ – In high school hockey, a big story in recent years has been the play of co-op teams. Heck, this winter, a co-op team representing Woodbridge Township made […]

Nutley HS girls’ basketball team features All-SEC players

Nutley HS girls’ basketball team features All-SEC players

NUTLEY, NJ – The Nutley High School girls’ varsity basketball team, which won the Super Essex Conference-Liberty Division title this season, featured several players who earned All-SEC-Liberty Division honors. FIRST TEAM Abby Scheidel, sophomore guard. Courtney Wilde, junior guard. SECOND TEAM Rebecca Granata, junior forward. Alaina Feaster, junior center. Scheidel averaged 15 points and six […]

Nutley Male Athlete of the Month

Nutley Male Athlete of the Month

Ryan O’Mara, senior – NHS hockey team “Ryan O’Mara is the captain of the NHS hockey team, and currently leads the team in goals and points — 9g, 8a – 17pts. A large-bodied center, O’Mara not only benefits the team in the offensive side, but on the defensive side as well, logging several blocked shots per […]

Nutley Female Athlete of the Month

Nutley Female Athlete of the Month

Alyssa Pizzano – Girls’ bowling team – NHS senior What attracted you to bowling? I always enjoyed going bowling with my friends and family. When I was in elementary school, I participated in a recreational bowling league as well. As I entered high school, I tried out for the team and made varsity my freshman year. Talk about your best memory […]