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Bloomfield Wrestling Places 4th in Kearny Tournament; Diaz Wins 285-Pound Class

December 16, 2018

BLOOMFIELD, NJ – The Bloomfield High School Varsity Wrestling Team placed fourth overall out of 11 schools in the 2018 Kearny Holiday Tournament on Saturday at Kearny High School.


This is the second consecutive year Bloomfield competed in the prestigious tournament and crowned their initial 1st place finisher as junior Jeff Diaz defeated John Helstowski of North Brunswick ...

Bloomfield Boys Basketball Beats Science Park 91-28; Passero Notches First Win as Head Coach

BLOOMFIELD, NJ – Two games in 17 hours could be a daunting task for any team, but the Bloomfield High School Boys Varsity Basketball squad couldn’t wait to take the court Saturday afternoon after falling in their season opener Friday night.


The result was a 91-28 domination over Science Park of Newark at Bloomfield High School. The win marks the first victory for ...

Bloomfield Boys Basketball Falls Short Against AHHS 63-50 in Season Opener

BLOOMFIELD, NJ – It’s not the way Bloomfield High School Boys Varsity Basketball Coach Michael Passero would have liked to start the 2018-19 season, as the Bengals fell short against American History High School of Newark 63-50 in the season opener Friday night at Bloomfield High School.


Passero, taking over the helm from Pat Brunner, faced a tough task against ...

Bloomfield Girls Basketball Beats Newark Academy 49-45 in Season Opener

BLOOMFIELD, NJ – New Bloomfield High School Girls Varsity Coach Basketball Zac Dearwater picked up his first win as Bengals head coach as his team held off Newark Academy 49-45 in the 2018-19 season opener Friday evening at Bloomfield High School.


Dearwater, who served as an assistant for Dana Morton, saw his team come out with a vengeance to start the contest as the Bengals ...

Bloomfield Grad Kevin Burkhardt Makes All The Right Moves at FOX Sports

BLOOMFIELD, NJ – It’s always pleasing to see good things happen to good people.  Kevin Burkhardt is a good person who has climbed to the top of his field.
Burkhardt, a 1992 graduate of Bloomfield High School, can be seen every Sunday afternoon calling football games for NFL on FOX Sports.  During baseball season, Burkhardt hosts a studio show alongside Alex ...

NJ Devils Co-Owner David Blitzer Will Return to Scotch Plains-Fanwood High School for Hall of Fame Induction

SCOTCH PLAINS/FANWOOD, NJ -- David S. Blitzer, a co-owner of the New Jersey Devils, Philadelphia 76ers, and Crystal Palace FC, will return to Scotch Plains-Fanwood High School on December 11 for his induction into the school's Hall of Fame.

A graduate of the class of 1987, Blitzer went on to study at the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania, where he ...

Rutgers Athletes Break Record Off the Field

NEW BRUNSWICK - Rutgers student athletes this week gained recognition from the Big Ten Conference, with 86 Scarlet Knight players named to the Fall 2018 Academic All-Big Ten List.

The total number of recognized fall sport athletes is a record for the university, topping the 84 students who received the honor in the fall of 2015.

Brian Shushkovsk, of Morganville was recognized as one of 40 ...

Bloomfield Bengals Wrestling Team Prepared to Prove Themselves in 2018-19

BLOOMFIELD, NJ – Led by second-year head coach Ryan Smircich, the Bloomfield High School Varsity Wrestling squad looks to carry lessons learned last year into the new 2018-19 season that’s about to begin.


Last year’s young Bloomfield squad finished sixth in team standings among nine teams in the NJSIAA District 9 Tournament held at Phillipsburg High School.  In ...

Bloomfield Mat Champion Rami Ratel Set To Lead Cedar Grove Wrestling Team

CEDAR GROVE, NJ – Former Bloomfield High School wrestling standout Rami Ratel has assumed the role as head coach of the Cedar Grove High School Varsity Wrestling Team for the 2018-2019 season.
Ratel was officially named to the position in October by the Cedar Grove Board of Education.  He previously served as assistant coach with the Bloomfield Bengals wrestling program for ...

Kyle Tice Among Bloomfield Bengals Earning All-Conference Football Honors

BLOOMFIELD, NJ – Senior quarterback Kyle Tice of the Bloomfield High School Varsity Football team was one of eight Bengals who earned All Super Football Conference - Liberty Division honors for play during the 2018 season.

Tice, along with senior wide receiver Will Robinson, earned First Team Offense honors.

“It’s awesome for all of us to get honored and be ...


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