Irvington HS track teams to host Columbia in the season opener

Irvington HS track teams to host Columbia in the season opener

IRVINGTON, NJ — The Irvington High School boys and girls track-and-field teams will open the season at home on Monday, April 11, against Columbia. Marvin Hawkins and Barnes Reid are the longtime head coaches for the boys and girls teams, respectively. Last spring, the boys team won the state North Jersey, Section 2, Group 3, […]

Irvington HS indoor track athletes excel at national meets

Irvington HS indoor track athletes excel at national meets

IRVINGTON, NJ — Several Irvington High School indoor track-and-field athletes enjoyed outstanding performances at the two national meets, March 11-13. The girls shuttle hurdles relay team finished in fifth place in the Championships Division at the Nike Indoor Nationals held at the Ocean Breeze Athletic Complex on Staten Island, N.Y. The team, consisting of senior […]

Irvington HS’ Cashieve Blair advances to state track Meet of Champions

Irvington HS’ Cashieve Blair advances to state track Meet of Champions

IRVINGTON, NJ — Irvington High School senior Cashieve Blair took third place out of 17 runners in the finals of the boys 400-meter dash at the New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association’s indoor track and field Group 4 state championships at the John Bennett Indoor Athletic Complex in Toms River on Saturday, Feb. 26. Cashieve, […]

Irvington HS track teams excel at sectional

Irvington HS track teams excel at sectional

IRVINGTON, NJ — The Irvington High School boys and girls indoor track-and-field teams gave good efforts at the New Jersey Interscholastic Athletic Association’s North Jersey, Section 2, Group 4, championships held at The Bennett Indoor Athletic Complex in Toms River on Saturday, Feb. 12. On the girls’ side, Nalanie Clement took fourth place in the […]

Track legends lead Irvington HS Athletic Hall of Fame induction class

Track legends lead Irvington HS Athletic Hall of Fame induction class

IRVINGTON, NJ — The 2022 Irvington High School Athletic Hall of Fame induction class was recently announced.  The inductees are Brandon Gantt, Troy Bowers, Gerald Guerrier, Azudei Dubois, Mark Gibson, James Jones, cheerleading coach Valeria Brown-Garner and the 1980 boys track-and-field 4-x-400 relay team.  Gantt and Dubois starred in track and field. Bowers was a […]

Irvington HS girls track team takes third place; boys finish in fourth place at Essex Championships

Irvington HS girls track team takes third place; boys finish in fourth place  at Essex Championships

IRVINGTON, NJ — The Irvington High School boys and girls indoor track-and-field teams enjoyed impressive performances at the Essex County Individual Championships held at the Ocean Breeze Athletic Complex in Staten Island, N.Y., on Wednesday, Jan. 19. The girls team finished in third place in the girls’ team standings. On the girls’ side, the 4-x-400-meter […]

Irvington HS girls indoor track and field team finishes in third place at Essex County Relays

Irvington HS girls indoor track and field team finishes in third place at Essex County Relays

IRVINGTON, NJ — The Irvington High School girls indoor track and field team enjoyed stellar performances at the Essex County Indoor Relay Championships on Dec. 30 at the Ocean Breeze Athletic Complex in Staten Island, N.Y. IHS finished in third place overall. The 4-x-200-meter and 4-x-400-meter relay teams both finished in first place, in 1:49.86 […]

Irvington HS track coach Marvin Hawkins presented with 300 wins special championship belt

Irvington HS track coach Marvin Hawkins presented with 300 wins special championship belt

IRVINGTON — During the Irvington High School home football game on Oct. 2, IHS cross-country and track and field coach Marvin Hawkins was presented with a special championship belt by the IHS athletic department to commemorate his 300 individual career championships on the conference, county, state and national levels. Hawkins attained the milestone last spring. […]

Irvington track teams spring into action

Irvington track teams spring into action

IRVINGTON, NJ — The Irvington High School girls and boys varsity track teams made a good showing at a competition against Millburn High School on April 22. Photos Courtesy of Felicia Laguerre Owens