Belleville HS boys’ soccer team gives good efforts to start season

Belleville HS boys’ soccer team gives good efforts to start season

BELLEVILLE, NJ – The Belleville High School boys’ varsity soccer team, under head coach Gary Polewka, has enjoyed a competitive start to the season. The Bucs defeated Linden, 2-1, in double overtime in the season opener on Sept. 4 at home. Kevin Manjarrez scored both goals for Belleville. Bucs goalie Fernando Pesantez saved three penalty […]

Belleville’s Max Correa and Marlon Rodriguez lead unbeaten Drew University soccer team to NCAA Sweet 16

BELLEVILLE, NJ (updated Thursday Nov. 23, 11:02 a.m.) – Max Correa and Marlon Rodriguez, both Belleville High School graduates, have helped lead the unbeaten Drew University men’s soccer team to the Sweet 16 of the NCAA Division III Tournament. Correa and Rodriguez are juniors. Both played for former Belleville High head coach Lenny Marino. They […]

Belleville HS boys’ soccer team enjoys banner campaign

First-year head coach Gary Powelka proud of Bucs' stellar campaign

Belleville HS boys’ soccer team enjoys banner campaign

BELLEVILLE, NJ (updated Sunday Nov. 12, 2:49 p.m.) – The Belleville High School varsity boys’ soccer team enjoyed a memorable season. The Buccaneers, guided by first-year head coach Gary Polewka, won the Super Essex Conference-Colonial Division championship with a 7-1 division record. The Bucs finished with a 13-6-1 overall record. Polewka, indeed, was ecstatic for […]

Belleville HS boys’ soccer team wins SEC-Colonial Division title; seeks strong run in postseason

Belleville HS boys’ soccer team wins SEC-Colonial Division title; seeks strong run in postseason

BELLEVILLE, NJ – The Belleville High School varsity boys’ soccer team, under first-year head coach Gary Polewka, clinched the Super Essex Conference-Colonial Division championship this season. The Bucs posted a 7-1 record in the division. They are currently 13-5-1 overall. Belleville hopes to make a strong run in the postseason. The Bucs, seeded seventh, will […]

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 […]

2016 High School Boys’ Soccer All-Super Essex Conference

2016 High School Boys’ Soccer All-Super Essex Conference

2016 High School Boys’ Soccer All-Super Essex Conference AMERICAN DIVISION First Team Mason Toye, Seton Hall Prep Walter Hernandez, Newark East Side Bryce Millington, West Orange Matthew Howlett, Montclair Tommy Falus, Livingston Nick Cerrigone, West Essex Ryan Vazquez, Seton Hall Prep Jonatas Barbosa Pereira, Newark East Side Pancho Pozzolli, West Orange Ryan Murphy, West Essex […]

Belleville HS boys’ soccer team wins second straight game

BELLEVILLE, NJ – The Belleville High School boys’ varsity soccer team won their second straight game with a 2-0 home win over Golda Och Academy on Sept. 29. Kenith Real had a goal and assisted on Emilio Padilla’s goal. Kevin Manjarrez had an assist and Fernando Pesantez had 10 saves for the Bucs, who improved […]