Sports

May 15, 2021

VERONA, NJ — The Verona softball team made Essex County news with a 4-1 victory over previously undefeated Livingston on Thursday. Carlie Goldstein hit a two-run homer and Sara Bochicchio singled in a run for Verona (8-4), which scored two runs in the fourth inning and two in the fifth ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — The Livingston boys tennis team advanced in the quarterfinal round of the Essex County Tournament with a 4-1 victory over Montclair-Kimberley Academy on Thursday. Stanly Shukhman, Livingston's first singles entry, won, 6-2, 6-3. Robert Coleman won for Livingston at second ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — Following a lengthy meeting between Livingston’s 4th of July Committee and members of the Livingston Police Department, Livingston Department of Public Works, Livingston Physicians Advisory Board and others to discuss the plausibility of hosting the event this summer, the group ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — In a showdown between two undefeated squads, the Livingston softball team remained unbeaten with a 2-0 victory over Immaculate Heart on Tuesday. Winning pitcher Sophia Mount threw a two-hitter, striking out seven batters and walking two for Livingston (8-0), who scored single ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — The fifth-seeded Livingston baseball team scored 11 runs in the third inning en route to a 13-2 victory over Glen Ridge in the first round of the Greater Newark Tournament on Friday. Livingston did all its damage despite collecting just five hits in the game, as the Lancers ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — The Livingston High School varsity softball team is off to a hot start to the 2021 season after a 5-1 victory over Columbia on Thursday left the Lancers undefeated in their first six games. “I think it’s a chemistry thing,” head coach Jason Daily said about the team’s success ...

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WEST ORANGE, NJ — Seton Hall Prep rallied from a three-run deficit and scored the tiebreaking run in the bottom of the seventh inning to beat the Livingston baseball team, 4-3, on Thursday. The game marked Livingston's return to action after more than two weeks idle while observing mandatory ...

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NUTLEY, NJ — Sophia Mount pitched a four-hitter to help the Livingston softball team defeat Nutley, 7-0, on Monday. Mount struck out 13 batters and walked just one in her seven innings of work. Caitlin Mullen hit a home run and drove in two runs for the Lancers (5-0), who scored two in the first ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — The Livingston softball team came back from a four-run deficit in the bottom of the seventh inning and then scored a run in the eighth inning for an 11-10 victory over Verona on Thursday. Megan Downey went 2-for-3 with a home run and three RBI and Emily Hunter was 3-for-4 with ...

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HOLMDEL, NJ — The Livingston softball team won its third game in three days, defeating St. John Vianney on the road on Wednesday. Deja Robinson went 4-for-4 with a home run and three runs scored, and Nathalia DiIanni went 2-for-4 with a home run and four RBI for the Lancers (3-0), who scored ...

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MILLBURN, NJ — The Livingston baseball team scored three runs in the top of the seventh inning to rally for a 4-2 victory over Millburn on Tuesday. Robert Sayle had an RBI double and Chris Battista singled in a run for Livingston (2-0), which trailed, 2-1, after six innings. David Cotugno went ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — The Livingston girls lacrosse team opened its season with an 11-9 victory over Saddle River Day School on Monday. Annica Lam scored four goals for Livingston, which built a 7-4 lead by halftime. Hayley Locke finished with three goals and two assists in the victory. Carsyn Balter ...

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CEDAR GROVE, NJ — Caitlin Mullen pitched a two-hitter to lift Livingston to a 12-0 softball victory over Cedar Grove on opening day Monday. Nathalia DiIanni went 2-for-5 with a double, an RBI and a run scored for the Lancers, and Mullen struck out 11 batters and walked three in six ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — Sophomore right-hander Jon DePalma pitched a five-inning two-hitter to lead Livingston to a 10-0 baseball victory over Newark Academy on opening day Monday. DePalma walked just one batter and struck out two in an economical 45-pitch effort. DePalma's effort turned into a mercy ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — The Livingston High School baseball team will open its season Monday at home on the Livingston Memorial Oval against Newark Academy. It would mark a triumphant day, win or lose, after the early days of the pandemic wiped out the entire 2020 spring season for all high school ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — Like many other athletic teams across the entire spectrum this spring, the Livingston boys lacrosse team isn't returning with a lot of varsity experience this season. The Lancers would have had plenty of senior talent on the 2020 team that never got to play a game last spring.

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — The Livingston girls volleyball team advanced in the sectional tournament with a 25-22, 25-18 victory over West Orange in the quarterfinal round of North Jersey, Section 1, Group 4 on Wednesday. Ada Ojukwu delivered a team-high 12 kills as well as two digs for Livingston (9-3), ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — The Livingston girls volleyball team advanced in the opening round of the NJSIAA North 1, Group 5 tournament with a 25-15, 25-7 victory over Hackensack on Monday. Ada Ojukwu came through with eight kills, two digs and two aces for the Lancers (8-3), who got 17 assists, two ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — The Livingston girls volleyball team handed Verona just its second loss of the season by scores of 25-22, 14-25, 25-13 on Thursday. Ada Ojukwu administered 14 kills and had a block and four digs, and Norah Shaji came up with 14 digs, an assist and an ace for Livingston ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — The Livingston girls volleyball team came away with a 25-13, 25-11 victory over West Essex on Tuesday. Jenna Ly finished with a team-high four kills, two digs and 10 assists, which was also a team high for Livingston (5-2). Ada Ojukwu contributed three kills and four digs, ...

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MILLBURN, NJ — The Livingston girls volleyball team won for the fourth time this season with a 25-18, 25-18 victory over Millburn on Monday. Ada Ojukwu finished with eight kills and five digs and Alyssa Falchetta collected five kills, four digs and three aces for Livingston (4-1). Norah Shaji ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — The Livingston wrestling team handed Hanover Park its first loss of the season, 41-32, on Monday. The Lancers (5-2) recorded five pins on their way to the victory. Shaun Quirk, at 126 pounds, Max Lee (170 lbs.), Stratos Kantanas (182 lbs.), Aidan Carmody (113 lbs.) and Jason ...

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MILLBURN, NJ — The Livingston wrestling team scored a decisive 70-6 victory over Millburn on Wednesday. The Lancers (2-2) recorded eight pins overall. Jason Quirk, at 113 pounds, Tyler Stolfi (132 lbs.), Zach Vera (138 lbs.), Daniel Silverman (145 lbs.), Davis Dauti (152 lbs.), Vincent Militello ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ - The Livingston girls volleyball team took a 25-11, 25-23 victory from Caldwell on Tuesday. Ada Ojukwu turned in a team-high nine kills to go with four digs and four aces for the Lancers (2-0), who got a team-high five digs from Norah Shaji. Jenna Ly finished with four kills ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — The Livingston girls volleyball team rallied from a one-game deficit to defeat Bloomfield Monday, 18-25, 25-6, 25-16. Ada Ojukwu came through with 13 kills, three aces, one block and one assist; and Joey Li has 25 assists, four digs, one kill and one ace for the Lancers, who ...

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NORTH CALDWELL, NJ — The West Essex wrestling team recorded four pins in a 36-22 victory over Livingston on Friday. Stratos Kantanas was the only Livingston wrestler who recorded a pin. Aidan Carmody of the Lancers won an 11-0 major decision at 106 pounds. Other Livingston winners were Shaun ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — The Livingston wrestling team rallied for a 33-28 victory over Seton Hall Prep on Wednesday, marking the first win for Dan Brill as head coach.  Livingston (1-1) was trailing, 28-24, heading into the final two weight classes, but Vincent Militello pinned his opponent in 21 ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — The Livingston High School (LHS) Athletic Department has announced that James “Jim” Matsakis will become the new head football coach for the Lancers for the upcoming season, replacing Robert Breschard after the longtime coach stepped down this winter as the leader of the successful ...

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WEST ORANGE, NJ — Despite plentiful power play opportunities, the Livingston ice hockey team was unable to cash in on Thursday in a 4-0 loss to Glen Rock in the championship game of the McInnis Cup at Codey Arena. The Lancers (8-3-2) was afforded five power play opportunities in the contest, but ...

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MAPLEWOOD, NJ — The Columbia girls basketball team remained undefeated with a 69-40 victory over Livingston on Saturday. Corteney Provilon-Louis, Samiya Hill and Zahra Alexander all scored 14 points apiece for the Cougars (11-0), who outscored the Lancers, 18-8, in the first quarter and built an ...

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