Belleville HS girls’ basketball team seeks another winning season with solid returning group

BELLEVILLE, NJ – The Belleville High School girls’ varsity basketball team last season finished with a respectable 12-10 record in head coach Chris Cantarella’s first year at the helm. The Lady Buccaneers are looking to continue that success this season with a good group of experienced players. The returning players who saw substantial minutes last […]

Belleville HS girls’ basketball team enjoys fine 12-10 season

BELLEVILLE, NJ – The Belleville High School girls’ varsity basketball team finished a successful 12-10 season. The 13th-seeded Bucs lost at fourth-seeded Morris Knolls, 58-26, in the first round of the NJSIAA North Jersey Section 1, Group 4 state tournament on Feb. 27 to end the season. Junior guard Jehan Segovia-Dabon scored six points; sophomore […]

Belleville HS girls’ basketball team boasts strong returning group

BELLEVILLE, NJ – The Belleville High School girls’ varsity basketball team returns a solid group from last year’s squad that won the Super Essex Conference-Freedom Division championship and finished with a 17-8 overall record. The Bucs, who tip off the season Friday, Dec. 15, at home against Weequahic, will be guided by first-year head coach […]

Chris Cantarella named new Belleville HS girls’ basketball head coach

BELLEVILLE, NJ – Chris Cantarella has been named the new Belleville High School girls’ varsity head basketball coach. Cantarella, who has been the BHS head varsity softball coach, succeeds Liz Ramirez, who stepped down after seven seasons. “I am excited to take on a new challenge,” said Cantarella in an email to EssexNewsDaily.com. “I coached […]

Belleville HS girls’ basketball team enjoys banner season

BELLEVILLE, NJ – The Belleville High School girls’ varsity basketball team enjoyed a banner season. The Lady Bucs, under head coach Liz Ramirez, finished with a stellar 17-8 overall record and won a share of the Super Essex Conference-Freedom Division title with a 12-2 divisional mark. Belleville shared the divisional title with Immaculate Conception of […]

Grace Cannon nets 29 points to power unbeaten Bloomfield HS girls’ basketball team past Belleville in Glen Ridge Holiday Tournament championship game

Grace Cannon nets 29 points to power unbeaten Bloomfield HS girls’ basketball team past Belleville in Glen Ridge Holiday Tournament championship game

GLEN RIDGE – Senior guard Grace Cannon scored 29 points and added six steals, three assists and two blocks to lead the undefeated Bloomfield High School girls’ varsity basketball team to a 50-42 win over Belleville in the championship of the Glen Ridge Holiday Tournament on Dec. 28. Junior Aicha Naouai had eight points and […]

Belleville HS girls’ basketball team enjoys great 3-0 start

BELLEVILLE – The Belleville High School girls’ varsity basketball team is off to a great start to the 2016-2017 season. The Lady Bucs, under head coach Liz Ramirez, defeated North Star Academy, St. Vincent Academy and Lacordaire Academy for a 3-0 record. Belleville varsity roster SENIORS Gianna Benacquista, center-captain Najalis Gual, guard-captain Vivian Ojeca, guard […]