Sports

March 8, 2020

BAYONNE, NJ -- Although the 2020 rematch was on Bayonne's home floor, the end result was the same when the Bees' girls basketball team met Franklin in the state tournament. Franklin defeated Bayonne, 69-42, in the semifinal round of the Section 2, Group 4 tournament Saturday afternoon, marking ...

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BAYONNE, NJ -- The Bayonne girls basketball team survived a low-scoring first half and slowly pulled away for a 43-30 victory over Bridgewater-Raritan in the quarterfinal round of the Section 2, Group 4 state tournament Thursday night. Eniya Scott collected 18 points, seven rebounds, five ...

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ROSELLE, NJ -  In the end, size was the difference as Roselle Catholic defeated Marist High School 66-46 in the NJSIAA Parochial B quarterfinals Thursday evening at Roselle Catholic High School. The game featured two teams ranked in the top 20 in the state, with Roselle Catholic coming in ranked ...

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BAYONNE, NJ -- It was over early as the Bayonne girls basketball team made quick work of Plainfield with a 65-19 rout in the opening round of the Section 2, Group 4 state tournament Tuesday evening. Makoye Diawara collected 20 points, eight rebounds and four assists for Bayonne (24-3), which ...

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UNION, NJ -- Keith Simon, who represented Bayonne in the NJSIAA Region 4 wrestling tournament last weekend, made a strong showing. Simon was seeded third in the 220-pound weight class. He received a bye in the first round, then defeated Rob Lerner of Scotch Plains-Fanwood, 5-3, in the ...

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SECAUCUS, NJ -- The Bayonne girls basketball team shut out Hudson Catholic in the opening quarter and went on to win, 46-36, in the Hudson County Tournament championship game Saturday afternoon at High Tech. Two of Bayonne's three losses this season came against Hudson Catholic, but the Bees ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - Bayonne is a city that has always been proud of their local sports, and no athletes, Mayor Jimmy Davis said Monday, make the community prouder than those that participate in the Buddy Baseball League. Set to begin its sixth season on May 2, Buddy Baseball offers children with a ...

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SECAUCUS, NJ -- The Bayonne girls basketball team is headed to the Hudson County Tournament championship game after a 48-46 victory over Lincoln Wednesday night. Makoye Diawara collected 23 points, 16 rebounds and four steals for the second-seeded Bees (22-3), who trailed, 33-30, going into the ...

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WESTFIELD, NJ -- Keith Simon of Bayonne High School was crowned the champion of the 220-pound weight class at the District 14 tournament on Saturday. Simon scored an 8-3 decision over Jonathan Heard of Westfield in the 220-pound championship bout. Simon reached the finals after pinning Michael ...

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BAYONNE, NJ -- Bayonne raced out to a 15-point lead after one quarter and built on that, defeating St. Dominic, 64-23, in the quarterfinal round of the Hudson County Tournament on Saturday. Eniya Scott scored 20 points for the Bees (21-3), who led, 17-2, after a quarter and 37-10 at ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ -- Corey Manning-Floyd collected 18 points and 12 rebounds to lead Snyder to a 67-61 boys basketball victory over Bayonne in the second round of the Hudson County Tournament on Thursday. Ivan Alas scored 21 points for Bayonne (7-19), which fell behind, 17-11, after one quarter.

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SECAUCUS, NJ -- The Bayonne boys basketball team scored a 65-50 victory over Secaucus to advance in the preliminary round of the Hudson County Tournament Tuesday night. Tim Worrell scored 27 points and sank four 3-pointers for Bayonne (7-18), which pulled away from a 41-38 lead after three ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ -- Bayonne established an early eight-point lead and went on to a 55-48 boys basketball victory over Bridgewater-Raritan on the road Saturday. Tim Worrell scored 15 points for the Bees, who led, 13-5, after one quarter and 27-17 at halftime. Ivan Alas finished with 14 points ...

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UNION, NJ -- The Bayonne ice hockey team charged back from an early three-goal deficit, but fell short in a 5-3 loss to Jonathan Dayton High School in the first round of the McMullen Cup on Friday. After Dayton (13-4-1) took a 3-1 lead, Braden Dunlap scored for Bayonne before the end of the ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ -- Coming off just its third loss of the season, the Bayonne girls basketball team had to come from behind to win a close game Thursday, 42-40, over Lincoln. Logine Moustafa sank four 3-pointers and finished with a team-high 12 points for the Bees (20-3), who trailed, 26-22, at ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ -- Hudson Catholic completed a regular-season sweep of the Bayonne girls basketball team with a 61-51 victory Tuesday night. Eniya Scott scored 20 points for Bayonne (19-3), whose three losses include two against Hudson Catholic (19-2), which outscored the Bees, 19-13, in the ...

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BAYONNE, NJ -- North Brunswick pulled away in a high-scoring fourth quarter for a 66-58 boys basketball victory over Bayonne on Saturday. Ivan Alas scored 19 points for Bayonne (5-16), which had a 27-25 halftime lead. North Brunswick (12-7) finished the game with a 28-22 showing in the fourth ...

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BAYONNE, NJ -- Point guard Eniya Scott scored 21 points, dished out 10 assists and came up with five steals to steer Bayonne to a 64-39 girls basketball victory over Kearny on Thursday. Makoye Diawara collected 17 points, 15 rebounds and three assists for the Bees (18-2), who outscored the ...

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BAYONNE, NJ -- The Bayonne girls basketball ran out to a 19-point lead after one quarter en route to a 77-33 victory over Dickinson on Tuesday. Makoye Diawara collected 21 points and 14 rebounds for the Bees (17-2), who broke to a 28-9 lead after one quarter and led, 46-23, at halftime. Jada ...

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BAYONNE, NJ -- The Bayonne boys swim team was nosed out in a close outcome, 95-75, to Franklin in the first round of the NJSIAA Section 2, Group A tournament Monday afternoon. Bayonne (8-3) won two of the three relays. In the 400 freestyle relay, Anas Baal, Alexander Ortiz, Ramier Villarama, ...

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POMPTON LAKES, NJ -- The Bayonne wrestling team recorded five pins en route to a 38-34 victory over Pompton Lakes. Two of the pins by the Bees (10-7) came in the first two weight classes, where Bavly Halaka and Blesson Daniel each made short work of their opponents at 106 pounds and 113 ...

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BAYONNE, NJ -- Despite six individual victories on the mat, the Bayonne wrestling team lost a close match to Perth Amboy, 35-30, on Wednesday. Abdelaziz Fezani and Abdul Ibrahim each recorded pins for Bayonne (9-7), and the Bees also won decisions and three of the four upper weight ...

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BAYONNE, NJ -- Bayonne High School's first girls wrestling team won its first-ever match on Wednesday with a 27-15 decision over Perth Amboy. It was the first varsity girls-only wrestling meet in the history of Hudson County scholastic sports. Four wrestlers for Bayonne were winners of their ...

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WEST NEW YORK, NJ -- The Bayonne girls basketball team steamrolled to a 73-26 victory over Memorial High School Tuesday evening. Eniya Scott scored 21 points and Makoye Diawara finished with 20 points, 14 rebounds, three assists and two steals for Bayonne (15-2), which jumped to a 23-5 lead ...

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BAYONNE, NJ -- The Bayonne boys swim team has won four of its last five meets, most recently outpacing Hoboken, 77-3, on Thursday. In that meet, Bayonne took the 200-meter relay with Michal Drozd, Noor Soliman, Jovany Gadelsaid and Anas Baal setting a 2:10.14 pace. In the 200 freestyle relay, ...

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NORTH BERGEN, NJ -- Four players scored in double digits as the Bayonne girls basketball team rolled to a 61-32 victory over North Bergen Thursday night. Makoye Diawara collected 13 points and 13 rebounds and Logine Moustafa dropped in 12 points for the Bees (14-2), who outscored North Bergen, ...

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BAYONNE, NJ -- Bayonne broke it open in the second quarter and rolled to a 72-43 girls basketball victory over Lincoln High School on Tuesday. Makoye Diawara collected 19 points, 10 rebounds and four steals for the Bees (13-2), who outscored Lincoln, 23-5, in the second quarter to take a 44-15 ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ -- The Bayonne boys basketball team nearly pulled off the upset of the season on Tuesday before losing, 65-59, to state-ranked power St. Peter's Prep on the road. Mark Armstrong scored 17 points and came down with four rebounds for St. Peter's Prep (11-2), which trailed, 51-45, ...

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BAYONNE, NJ -- The Bayonne girls basketball team handed Secaucus just its second loss all season with a 69-47 decision on Monday. Sophomore guard Eniya Scott finished with 15 points, eight assists, six rebounds and three steals for Bayonne (12-2), which outscored Secaucus, 22-5, in the second ...

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WOODBRIDGE, NJ -- The Bayonne wrestling team scored four victories on the mat and two others via forfeit, but were outscored overall by Woodbridge, 44-31, on Saturday. Fady Roufaeil and Kanai Martin of Bayonne each won their matches with pins of their opponents, highlighting the match for the ...

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