Glen Ridge HS boys’ basketball team enjoys productive summer

GLEN RIDGE, NJ – On the heels of another strong season this past winter, the Glen Ridge High School boys’ basketball team concluded a productive summer in the annual Bloomfield High School Summer League. The Ridgers defeated Nutley in the first round of the playoffs on Monday, July 23, but dropped a tough five-point decision […]

Tyler Liddy reflects on great Glen Ridge HS athletic career

GLEN RIDGE, NJ – Glen Ridge High School has a rich sports history, producing numerous conference, county and state championships, thanks to the contributions of talented athletes and coaches. One of those stellar athletes is recent graduate Tyler Liddy, who starred for the Ridgers football and basketball teams for the past four years. Liddy’s leadership […]

UPDATED No. 2: Glen Ridge HS boys’ basketball players earn All-SEC honors

GLEN RIDGE, NJ (updated Monday March 19, 5:55 p.m.)  – The Glen Ridge High School boys’ basketball team, which posted another outstanding season, boasted four players who earned All-Super Essex Conference-Independence honors. They are: FIRST TEAM Tyler Liddy, senior guard  Liam Gunnarsson, junior guard SECOND TEAM George Kinzler, senior forward HONORABLE MENTION David Weissenberger, senior […]

Glen Ridge HS boys’ basketball team defeats University to reach North 2, Group 1 state championship game

GLEN RIDGE, NJ – The Glen Ridge High School boys’ varsity basketball team got payback. The second-seeded Ridgers, under head coach Liam Carr, knocked off sixth-seeded Newark University, 71-54, in the semifinals of the NJSIAA North Jersey Section 2, Group 1 state tournament on Saturday, March 3. Liam Gunnarsson, a junior guard, scored 30 points […]

Glen Ridge HS boys’ basketball star Tyler Liddy nets 1,000th point to help Ridgers clinch SEC-Independence Division title

GLEN RIDGE, NJ – Senior guard Tyler Liddy scored a game-high 19 points, including the 1,000th point of his career, to lead the Glen Ridge High School boys’ varsity basketball team to a 55-46 win at Newark Weequahic on Feb. 13. In addition, the Ridgers, under head coach Liam Carr, clinched the Super Essex Conference-Independence […]

Glen Ridge HS girls’ basketball team enjoys good ECT run

GLEN RIDGE, NJ – The Glen Ridge High School girls’ varsity basketball team defeated Montclair in the preliminary third round before losing to second-seeded and defending champion Newark Tech in the first round of the Essex County Tournament to move to a 12-9 record. Claire McMahon had a strong game with 27 points and 20 […]

CORRECTED: Glen Ridge HS boys’ basketball team advances in ECT

Correction: Glen Ridge defeated Nutley on Feb. 1, 62-38. GLEN RIDGE, NJ – Senior guard Tyler Liddy scored 20 points to lead the 18th-seeded Glen Ridge High School boys’ varsity basketball team to a 42-37 home win over No. 27 seed Science Park in the preliminary second round of the Essex County Tournament on Saturday, […]