SEC recently announced all-conference teams for baseball, softball

ESSEX COUNTY, NJ — The Super Essex Conference recently named students to all-conference teams in baseball and softball. Baseball In the American Division, first team honors went to Millburn High School’s Daniel Cifu; Montclair High School’s Anthony Anzaldi, Brett Janifer and Jeremy Sacks; Nutley High School’s Lou Raffaelli; Bloomfield High School’s Nico Ong and Andre […]

Bloomfield’s Pryor is standout goalie for MKA lacrosse

Bloomfield’s Pryor is standout goalie for MKA lacrosse

BLOOMFIELD, NJ — Bloomfield resident Jake Pryor has emerged as one of the top goalies in Essex County this spring for the Montclair Kimberley Academy boys lacrosse team, 13-4, which reached the Wednesday, June 9, Non-Public B state tournament final vs. Pingry at Hopewell Valley.  Pryor, who is also the school’s football quarterback during the […]

Columbia-Walsh is top lacrosse player for MKA

Columbia-Walsh is top lacrosse player for MKA

NUTLEY, NJ — Nutley resident Patricia Columbia-Walsh has been a standout for the Montclair Kimberley Academy girls lacrosse team, which has put together a fine 15-5 record entering the Thursday, June 10, Non-Public B state tournament semifinals vs. Saddle River Day School.  Columbia-Walsh, who is a junior commit to the University of Pennsylvania, has scored […]

Maplewood’s Turvey leads MKA softball by example

Maplewood’s Turvey leads MKA softball by example

MONTCLAIR, NJ — Maplewood resident Annie Turvey is enjoying a fine season as the senior captain for the Montclair Kimberley Academy softball team, leading the Cougars in home runs with three among her eight extra base hits, 19 runs scored, 23 RBI and .513 batting average for the youthful 4-11 squad.  “Annie has provided great […]

SEC announces ‘all conference’ swimming teams

ESSEX COUNTY, NJ — The selections of the Super Essex Conference “all conference” swim teams were calculated by reviewing the fastest recorded times this past season. Because of the pandemic, no SEC championship meet was conducted. Named to the boys swimming first team were: Seton Hall Prep’s Jaeden Yburan, Dylan Negron, Richard Poplawski and Jack […]

All-around athlete from Nutley excels for the MKA Cougars

All-around athlete from Nutley excels for the MKA Cougars

MONTCLAIR, NJ — Nutley resident Patricia Columbia-Walsh, a junior at Montclair Kimberley Academy, is excelling in both girls basketball and lacrosse for the Cougars, having earned Super Essex Conference–Colonial Division second-team honors this past winter in hoops and returning this spring as a starting midfielder for the MKA lax ladies, who were a 2019 Essex […]

West Orange resident named year-round track coach at MKA

West Orange resident named year-round track coach at MKA

MONTCLAIR, NJ — West Orange resident Tim White, who has been the cross country coach at Montclair Kimberley Academy for the past two years, has now been elevated as the year-round track and field coach for the Cougars. “It’s with great pleasure that we name Tim as our head coach for indoor and outdoor track […]

Bengals girls volleyball falls 2-1 to MKA

Bengals girls volleyball falls 2-1 to MKA

BLOOMFIELD, NJ — The Bloomfield High School girls volleyball team lost a hard-fought match to Montclair Kimberley Academy on March 30. The Bengals won the first game 25-23, but the MKA Cougars won the next two games, 25-12 and 25-14, clinching the match, 2-1. Photos Courtesy of Jerry Simon

West Orange hoops player at MKA helps rebuild squad

West Orange hoops player at MKA helps rebuild squad

MONTCLAIR, NJ — West Orange resident Ayantu Flowers is a returning starter for the Montclair Kimberley Academy girls basketball team, which entered recent action with a 1-7 record during the abbreviated 2021 season. “Ayantu has the aggression and passion which helps her perform well both offensively and defensively for us,” said MKA coach Ilirjana Lulgjuraj, […]

Nutley’s Columbia-Walsh excels as top forward for MKA hoops

Nutley’s Columbia-Walsh excels as top forward for MKA hoops

MONTCLAIR, NJ — Nutley resident Brennan Columbia-Walsh, a versatile 6-foot-4 junior forward for the Montclair Kimberley Academy basketball team, has continued to make considerable progress in his third year as a starter for the Cougars while developing into one of the better players in the Super Essex Conference Freedom Division. “Brennan has continued to get […]