Sports

January 20, 2019

BLOOMFIELD, NJ – A fourth quarter filled with turnovers, indecision and missed shots enabled Clifton Mustangs to come from behind and rally past Bloomfield Bengals 45-40 in a Girls Varsity Basketball meeting Saturday at Bloomfield High School.   After a hard-fought 50-44 win over SEC Liberty ...

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  BLOOMFIELD, NJ – The community came together for a good cause as the 30th Annual Ted Jasieniecki Alumni Basketball Game took place Friday evening at Bloomfield High School.   Proceeds from the annual benefit go towards the Theodore Jasieniecki Scholarship Fund.  Tickets were sold for the ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ - Harper hasn't even produced any snow yet, but he's already disrupting Bloomfield sports. Saturday's Bloomfield vs. Clifton Girls Varsity Basketball game was moved to 10:30 a.m. from 1 p.m. The game will take place at Bloomfield High School. All Freshman and JV games are ...

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MONTCLAIR, NJ – The road was not kind to Bloomfield Boys Varsity Basketball as they dropped a pair of SEC Liberty Division games, falling to Montclair Mounties 72-44 on Thursday in Montclair, and losing to Columbia Cougars 53-48 on Tuesday in Maplewood.   In the defeated to Montclair, senior ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ - The 30th Annual Ted Jasieniecki Alumni Basketball Game will take place this tonight at Bloomfield High School.  Before the main event, the 6th grade girls from Brookdale school will take on their counterparts from Demarest at 5:45 p.m. At 6:15 p.m., 6th grade coed will see ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ – Returning to their home court for the first time in two weeks, Bloomfield Girls Varsity Basketball got back in the win column with a hard-fought 50-44 win over SEC Liberty Division rival Columbia Cougars on Tuesday at Bloomfield High School.   The victory marks three wins in the ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ – Eight in a row!  The Bloomfield Boys Varsity Wrestling team is on a tear as they spoiled the return of Bengal alum Rami Ratel, new head coach of Cedar Grove, in a 40-31 win over the Panthers on Tuesday evening in The Pit at Bloomfield High School.   The dual began with the ...

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NORTH BERGEN, NJ – It was a clean sweep on Saturday as Bloomfield Boys Varsity Wrestling picked up three more wins, defeating North Bergen, Hackensack and Morristown in a 4-team meet at North Bergen High School.   In the three non-division matches, Bloomfield beat host squad North Bergen 40-24, ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ - The 30th Annual Ted Jasieniecki Alumni Basketball Game will take place this Friday at Bloomfield High School.  Before the main event, the 6th grade girls from Brookdale school will take on their counterparts from Demarest at 5:45 p.m. At 6:15 p.m., 6th grade coed will see ...

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WESTFIELD, NJ – Jake Tooley was 19 when he died in a house fire. Since the 2017 blaze, the community has rallied around his family, which also lost their puppy in the flames that destroyed the Prospect Street home. Sam Tooley, Jake’s now 26-year-old brother, subsequently formed the Tooley ...

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WESTFIELD, NJ – Jake Tooley was 19 when he died in a house fire. Since the 2017 blaze, the community has rallied around his family, which also lost their puppy in the flames that destroyed the Prospect Street home. Sam Tooley, Jake’s now 26-year-old brother, subsequently formed the Tooley ...

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ORLANDO, FL - Several runners from the New Jersey were top finishers in Walt Disney World's Half Marathon on Saturday including Bloomfield's Brian Reynolds. Marathon Weekend draws nearly 100,000 athletes to the Walt Disney World Resort in Orlando, Florida to run in a marathon, half-marathons, ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ – It was a nearly impossible task for Bloomfield Boys Varsity Basketball as they faced #6 ranked Newark East Side in a non-division meeting Saturday afternoon at Bloomfield High School.  The Bengals hung in there for a while, but ultimately fell 75-40.   After a decisive 48-28 ...

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NORTH CALDWELL, NJ – Bloomfield Girls Varsity Basketball continued their consistent play, but dropped a close decision losing to West Essex High School 50-46 on Saturday afternoon in North Caldwell.   Coming into the game, Bloomfield had won two straight this past week, with victories over ...

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The City of Brotherly Love and WhoDay Nation face off in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome today at 4:40 p.m. Bloomfield class of '92's Kevin Burkhardt will be calling the game for FoxSports. TAPinto Bloomfield caught up with Burkhardt in early December to find out what happened after he graduated, ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ – Bloomfield Boys Varsity Wrestling picked up two more wins this past week after breezing past Barringer 70-9 on Wednesday night in Newark and making quick work of Union City 66-9 on Thursday night at The Pit in Bloomfield High School.   On Thursday, Jaiden Morales (106), Gerald ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ – Bloomfield Boys Varsity Basketball got back in the win column in decisive fashion after a 48-28 victory over Millburn Millers on Thursday afternoon at Bloomfield High School.   After a heartbreaking 52-51 loss to Barringer on Tuesday, Bloomfield started slow Thursday in this ...

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MONTCLAIR, NJ – Bloomfield High School Girls Varsity Basketball got back in the win column with a 56-35 triumph over the Mounties on Tuesday evening at Montclair High School.   After the Bengal girls lost to highly-ranked University Phoenix High School of Newark 59-36 in a Super Essex Conference ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ – You just knew immediately following the opening tip-off that this game would go down to the wire.  Unfortunately, for Bloomfield Boys Varsity Basketball, they were on the losing end of a buzzer-beater as Barringer pulled out a last second 52-51 win over the Bengals on Tuesday at ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ - Oakview Tigers Basketball fans of all sizes can now wear their pride, literally, because Oakview Tigers Tees are available now for pre-order.  The shirts feature the Oak View tiger, ready to pounce with pride. They are available for everyone, from youth small to adult XXXL, and ...

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CLIFTON, NJ – Bloomfield Boys Varsity Wrestling got back to their winning ways in resounding fashion after defeating Secaucus Patriots 59-12 and Montclair Mounties 68-12 to close out a four-team meet on Saturday afternoon at Clifton High School.   Earlier Saturday morning, Bloomfield lost their ...

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BELLEVILLE, NJ – It was an electric atmosphere inside the capacity-filled Belleville High School Gymnasium, but Bloomfield Boys Varsity Wrestling disappointed the home Buccaneer fans as the Bengals picked up their fourth straight duals team win on Thursday night.   On the heels of senior ...

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CLIFTON, NJ – After attaining their fourth straight duals team win on Thursday at Belleville High School, Bloomfield Boys Varsity Wrestling suffered their second consecutive team defeat, falling to Clifton Mustangs 41-30 on Saturday morning at Clifton High School.   On Friday evening, the ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ - – After picking up their fourth straight duals team win on Thursday night at Belleville High School, Bloomfield Boys Varsity Wrestling suffered only their second defeat of the season losing to West Orange High School 42-31 on Friday night at The Pit in Bloomfield High ...

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LAWRENCEVILLE – Special Olympics New Jersey (SONJ) athletes will compete in the first state-wide event of 2019 and culminating event of the winter sports season, the annual Winter Games. Nearly 800 athletes from across New Jersey have qualified to compete. The figure skating competition will ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ – After a clean sweep for Bloomfield High School Girls Varsity Basketball to win the Glen Ridge Tournament last weekend, the Bengals were back in action Friday but did not achieve the desired outcome.   The Bengal girls lost decisively to highly-ranked University Phoenix High ...

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IRVINGTON, NJ – Bloomfield Boys Varsity Basketball gave Top 20 ranked Irvington all they could handle, and more, but fell short in a 60-55 loss against the Blue Knights on Thursday at Irvington High School.   The Bengals led 11-10 after the first quarter but trailed at the half 26-21.   After ...

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NUTLEY, NJ – Another link to childhood is gone. For those that grew up during the golden age of professional wrestling in the 1980’s and 90’s, Mean Gene Okerlund was the voice of our youth. Okerlund passed away Wednesday at the age of 76.   You don’t have to be a wrestling fan to know who Mean ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ – History was made Saturday as Bloomfield High School hosted the inaugural Girls Wrestling Holiday Tournament.  The all-female event was the first of its kind in the state of New Jersey.      In a ground-breaking decision for scholastic wrestling, the NJSIAA approved girls ...

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GLEN RIDGE, NJ – It’s a clean sweep for the Bloomfield High School Basketball Program as the girls varsity team defeated Glen Ridge 34-31 to win the Glen Ridge Holiday Tournament on Saturday afternoon.   The Bloomfield boys varsity team won the boys tournament a day earlier at Glen Ridge High ...

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