Irvington HS boys’ basketball team starts season 10-0

Irvington HS boys’ basketball team starts season 10-0

IRVINGTON, NJ – The Irvington High School boys’ varsity basketball team started 10-0 before losing its first game of the season. The Blue Knights defeated Cristo Rey (formerly Christ the King Prep), 92-67, Jan. 8 at Cristo Rey in Newark for their 10th win. Karriem Thomas had 29 points, six rebounds, four assists and three […]

Irvington HS boys’ basketball team improves to 9-0 on season

Irvington HS boys’ basketball team improves to 9-0 on season

IRVINGTON, NJ – The Irvington High School boys’ varsity basketball team defeated Bloomfield and Shabazz to remain unbeaten on the season at 9-0. Kymani Dunbar had 19 points, seven rebounds and six assists and Karriem Thomas had 15 points and three steals to lead the Blue Knights to a 60-55 home win over Bloomfield on […]

Irvington HS Hall of Fame 2019 induction class unveiled

IRVINGTON, NJ – The Irvington High School Athletic Hall of Fame committee has announced this year’s inductees. The inductees are: Josh Evans (modern player category, played in the last 30 years). Chris Love (historical player category, played more than 30 years ago). Barnes Reid (coach category, must have coached in eight seasons). 2006 boys’ track […]

Irvington HS boys’ basketball team downs MKA in season opener

IRVINGTON, NJ – The Irvington High School boys’ varsity basketball team won its season opener Friday Dec. 14, defeating Montclair Kimberley Academy, 69-29, on the road. Kymani Dunbar had 15 points and six rebounds; Moses Pierre had 13 points and five rebounds and Karriem Thomas posted 13 points and four rebounds for the Blue Knights. […]

Irvington HS boys’ basketball team gears up for season

IRVINGTON, NJ – The Irvington High School boys’ varsity basketball team will visit Montclair Kimberley Academy in the season opener on Friday, Dec. 14, at 4 p.m. The Blue Knights, under head coach Elias Brantley, are coming off a strong season in which they advanced to the NJSIAA North Jersey Section 2, Group 3 state […]

Irvington HS boys’ basketball team continues surge this summer

Irvington HS boys’ basketball team continues surge this summer

IRVINGTON, NJ – The Irvington High School varsity boys’ basketball team is riding high. Coming off a magnificent run in the state tournament this past winter, the Blue Knights have been making a strong impression in the prestigious Hamilton Park Summer League in Jersey City. The Blue Knights, under head coach Elias Brantley, were 6-4 […]

Irvington HS athletes and coaches honored for 2017-18 year

Irvington HS athletes and coaches honored for 2017-18 year

IRVINGTON, NJ – The Irvington High School Athletic Awards Ceremony took place June 13, honoring the best IHS student-athletes for the 2017-18 school year. The following are the award recipients: Athletes of the Year Jasiah Provillon (football and basketball) and Cassandra Cheridor (bowling and softball) Student-Athletes of the Year Obidai Annan (track) and Sarah Smith […]

1992-93 Irvington HS boys’ hoop team had memorable run

Eugene Robinson was key player; reflects on 24-2 season that included conference, county and state titles

1992-93 Irvington HS boys’ hoop team had memorable run

Correction: In the photo, Eugene Robinson is standing far left. IRVINGTON, NJ – As the head boys’ basketball coach at Irvington High School and later at Columbia High, Eugene Robinson has experienced some top moments in the hardwood game. But for Robinson, the ultimate thrill came in the winter of 1992-93. That season he was […]