Irvington HS girls’ volleyball team prevails in ECT match

Irvington HS girls’ volleyball team prevails in ECT match

IRVINGTON, NJ – The Irvington High School girls’ varsity volleyball team, seeded 20th, defeated No. 29 seed North Star Academy, 25-10, 25-11, at home in the preliminary second round of the Essex County Tournament on Oct. 12. The Blue Knights improved to 8-9 on the season. They will visit No. 13 seed East Orange Campus […]

Irvington HS girls’ volleyball team digs up fine efforts

Irvington HS girls’ volleyball team digs up fine efforts

IRVINGTON, NJ – The Irvington High School girls’ varsity volleyball team, under head coach Paul Tortorella, has posted competitive efforts. The Blue Knights split two meetings with Columbia on back-to-back days. Irvington defeated Columbia in a three-set thriller at home Sept. 25. Irvington won the first set, 27-25. After losing the second set, 25-10, the […]

Irvington HS girls’ volleyball team notches victories

Irvington HS girls’ volleyball team notches victories

IRVINGTON, NJ – Samara Southerland and Antonia Houndode each had five assists and Sol Berrios and Rayna Smith each had three kills as the Irvington High School girls’ varsity volleyball team defeated Newark Collegiate Academy, 24-26, 25-19, 25-22, Sept. 18 to snap a three-match losing streak. IHS defeated Montclair Immaculate Conception, 25-16, 25-19, Sept. 20, […]

Irvington HS girls’ volleyball team seeks another banner season

Blue Knights welcome challenge of playing in tougher division

Irvington HS girls’ volleyball team seeks another banner season

IRVINGTON, NJ – The Irvington High School varsity girls’ volleyball team enjoyed a stellar season last fall. The Blue Knights captured the Super Essex Conference-Freedom Division title by going undefeated in the division and finished with a stellar 18-3 overall record. The reward for such success was moving up two divisions to the SEC-Colonial Division. […]

Irvington HS girls’ volleyball team spikes down banner season

Irvington HS girls’ volleyball team spikes down banner season

IRVINGTON, – The Irvington High School varsity girls’ volleyball team enjoyed a stellar season. The Lady Blue Knights, under third-year head coach Paul Tortorella, won the Super Essex Conference-Freedom Division championship with an undefeated 18-0 division record. They lost in the first round of both the Essex County Tournament to West Caldwell Tech and the […]

Irvington HS girls’ volleyball team wins SEC-Freedom title with undefeated division mark

IRVINGTON, NJ – The Irvington High School varsity girls’ volleyball team defeated West Side, Oct. 26, at home, to win the Super Essex Conference-Freedom Division championship. The victory capped an undefeated season in the division. The Blue Knights, under head coach Paul Tortorella, finished 18-0 in the divison. IHS also improved to 18-2 overall on […]

State tournament pairings for girls’ volleyball released

The NJSIAA released the state tournament pairings for varsity girls’ volleyball. The following Worrall Community Newspapers teams in Essex County have qualified for their respective state tournaments: Irvington, Orange, East Orange Campus, Columbia and Bloomfield. Columbia will visit Bloomfield in the preliminary round on Oct. 30. First round matches will take place Oct. 31. Group […]

Irvington HS girls’ volleyball team digs up great success

Irvington HS girls’ volleyball team digs up great success

Photos by Steve Ellmore: Irvington vs. Weequahic, Oct. 12. Irvington won. IRVINGTON, NJ – The Irvington High School varsity girls’ volleyball team, under head coach Paul Tortorella, is enjoying a stellar season. The Blue Knights defeated Weequahic, 25-10, 25-9, Oct. 12, at Mount Vernon Avenue School. The Blue Knights then lost for only the second […]

Irvington HS girls’ volleyball team wins five straight to start season

Irvington HS girls’ volleyball team wins five straight to start season

    IRVINGTON, NJ (updated Friday Sept. 22, 2:01 p.m.) – The Irvington High School varsity girls’ volleyball team has enjoyed an undefeated start to the  season. The Lady Blue Knights, under third-year head coach Paul Tortorella, boasted a 5-0 record through Sept. 21, beating Newark Collegiate Collegiate, 2 sets to 0; Christ the King […]