Columbia HS boys basketball team defeats Newark East Side

Columbia HS boys basketball team defeats Newark East Side

NEWARK – Josiah Lawful, a junior, scored 17 points to lead four players in double figures as the visiting Columbia High School boys basketball team defeated a highly-regarded Newark East Side team, 65-56, Jan. 3. Sophomore Andrew Rowley had 14 points, junior Chris Darcelin had 13 and freshman Jalen  Robinson had 11 for the Cougars, […]

Nutley-Columbia hockey team continues to surge

Nutley-Columbia hockey team continues to surge

NUTLEY/MAPLEWOOD — The Nutley-Columbia ice hockey team is off to a strong start after moving up to the Kelly Conference following last season’s McMullen Conference championship. The co-op team dropped its season opener and then went on a seven-game unbeaten streak, finally losing the last game of the Essex County Holiday Tournament on the morning […]

Nutley/Columbia ice hockey team enjoys strong 5-1-2 start to season

Nutley/Columbia ice hockey team enjoys strong 5-1-2 start to season

NUTLEY, NJ — The Nutley/Columbia High School ice hockey team has enjoyed a 3-1-2 start to the season through Dec. 26. After losing to Governor Livingston, 4-2, Nov. 30 in the season opener, Nutley/Columbia defeated Verona/Glen Ridge, 2-0, Dec. 4, and Bayonne, 11-0, Dec. 6, before tying Millburn, 2-2, Dec. 9. Nutley/Columbia then defeated Scotch […]

Columbia HS wrestling team hopeful for fine year

Columbia HS wrestling team hopeful for fine year

MAPLEWOOD, NJ — The 2019-20 Columbia High School wrestling team essentially will be in a rebuilding phase, according to head coach Mike Freedman. Columbia will open the season Friday, Dec. 20, when it visits Glen Ridge at 3 p.m. The Cougars graduated four wrestlers who had more than 100 career victories. Devin Rocha accumulated 102 […]

UPDATED: Columbia HS fencing teams to begin season

UPDATED: Columbia HS fencing teams to begin season

MAPLEWOOD, NJ — The Columbia High School boys and girls fencing teams will begin their seasons Dec. 21. Schedule Dec. 21, at Livingston, with Millburn and St. Benedict’s Prep, 9 a.m. Dec. 28, Morris Knolls Tournament, 9 a.m. Jan. 8, at Oratory Prep, with Kent Place, 4:45 p.m. Jan. 9, at Montclair Kimberley Academy, 5 […]

Columbia HS fall athletes receive All-SEC honors

Columbia HS fall athletes receive All-SEC honors

MAPLEWOOD, NJ — The following Columbia High School student-athletes have earned Super Essex Conference honors: BOYS SOCCER Liberty Division First Team — Charlie Herley Second Team — Ben Christmann Honorable Mention — Ramiro Green and James Griffis GIRLS SOCCER American Division Second Team — Ellie Bethel Honorable Mention — Sadie Tuohy and Emma Herrero FIELD […]

Nutley/Columbia co-op hockey seeks another great season

Nutley/Columbia co-op hockey seeks another great season

NUTLEY/MAPLEWOOD, NJ — During the 2018-19 scholastic hockey season, one of the biggest stories was that a co-op team representing Morris Knolls/Morris Hills won a state championship. Morris Hills has been involved in league play since the 1958-59 season, but until last winter had never earned a championship. In the local area, last winter was […]