Bloomfield HS’ Kira Pipkins receives national wrestling award

Bloomfield HS’ Kira Pipkins receives national wrestling award

BLOOMFIELD, NJ — The National Wrestling Hall of Fame recently announced that senior Kira Pipkins of Bloomfield High School is the 2023 national winner of the Tricia Saunders High School Excellence Award (TSHSEA).  “I would like to thank the National Wrestling Hall of Fame for this award, and to Tricia Saunders for being a true […]

Pipkins receives a hero’s welcome at BHS (videos included)

Pipkins receives a hero’s welcome at BHS (videos included)

BLOOMFIELD, NJ — Bloomfield High School senior Kira Pipkins received a hero’s welcome as she was honored during an early-afternoon ceremony on Sunday, March 5, in front of the high school.  A large crowd of friends, family members, teammates, school administrators and coaches were in attendance to greet Pipkins after she arrived from Atlantic City […]

Kira Pipkins crowned four-time state champ

Bloomfield HS girls wrestler makes state history, caps iconic career in Atlantic City

Kira Pipkins crowned four-time state champ

BLOOMFIELD, NJ — For any high school wrestler, the ultimate dream is to win four state individual championships. For Kira Pipkins, that dream was realized.  The Bloomfield High School senior captured her fourth girls wrestling state individual title. In the final of the 126-pound weight class, Pipkins secured a dominant 11-1 major-decision victory over Liliana […]

McCulloch heads to state tournament

Bloomfield HS wrestler excels at Region 3, punches ticket to Atlantic City

McCulloch heads to state tournament

BLOOMFIELD, NJ — Bloomfield High School sophomore wrestler Gabriel McCulloch took fourth place in the 285-pound heavyweight class in the New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association’s Region 3 state tournament at West Orange High School on Friday and Saturday, Feb. 24-25. As a result, McCulloch earned a berth in the NJSIAA’s state tournament at Boardwalk […]

Pipkins goes for four-peat state title

BHS girls wrestler will be in Atlantic City for the final; other Bengals excel

Pipkins goes for four-peat state title

BLOOMFIELD, NJ — Bloomfield High School senior Kira Pipkins, arguably the best girls wrestler in state history, is one win away from winning her fourth state girls wrestling championship. Pipkins won two matches in the 126-pound weight class in the New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association’s state tournament on Sunday, Feb. 26, at Phillipsburg High […]

Bloomfield HS girls wrestling team captures region tournament title

Bloomfield HS girls wrestling team captures region tournament title

BLOOMFIELD, NJ — The Bloomfield High School girls wrestling team captured the New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association’s North 2 Region girls state tournament championship at Union High School on Sunday, Feb. 19. Bloomfield had 123 points. Somerville was second with 114 points. Senior Kira Pipkins, a three-time state girls champion, won the 126-pound title. […]

Bloomfield HS wrestling team enjoys district tournament success

Bloomfield HS wrestling team enjoys district tournament success

BLOOMFIELD, NJ — The Bloomfield High School wrestling team enjoyed a stellar showing at the New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association’s District 9 state tournament at Nutley High School on Saturday, Feb. 18. The Bengals finished in third place out of 10 schools. Delbarton finished first with 351.5 points, Nutley was second with 140 points […]

Bloomfield HS wrestling team enjoys stellar 21-10 season, seeks success at boys district tournament and girls regionals

Bloomfield HS wrestling team enjoys stellar 21-10 season, seeks success at boys district tournament and girls regionals

BLOOMFIELD, NJ — The Bloomfield High School wrestling team seeks a strong showing at the New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association’s District 9 state tournament at Nutley High School on Saturday, Feb. 18. The Bengals finished the regular season with a 21-10 record after winning all three matches on Saturday, Feb. 11, at home. Bloomfield […]

Bloomfield HS wrestling team enjoys solid outing at ECT

Bloomfield HS wrestling team enjoys solid outing at ECT

BLOOMFIELD, NJ — The Bloomfield High School wrestling team enjoyed a good outing at the Essex County Tournament on Wednesday and Thursday, Jan. 25-26, at Richard J. Codey Arena in West Orange. The Bengals took eighth place overall out of 22 high schools. Here are the top Bengals results. Senior Rahjohn Plummer (132-pound weight class), […]

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