Sports

July 24, 2018

LIVINGSTON, NJ — In the month leading up to the 2018 MLB Little League Classic in Williamsport, Pa., Major League Baseball (MLB) has been profiling Little League stories from all over the area, including Livingston Little League (LLL) on Sunday during the MLB Sunday Night Countdown. The segment ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ - Three members of Livingston's county-champion baseball team were named to Super Essex Conference's All-American Division team for 2018. Senior pitcher Ryan Cardona, junior pitcher/third baseman Chris Senney and senior shortstop Brett Mendez were accorded first-team honors for ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — The Men’s Shul Softball League, consisting of teams from temples throughout Livingston, West Orange, Short Hills and other neighboring communities in Essex and Morris counties, gathered in Livingston prior to regular play on Sunday morning in support of Make Our Schools Safe, an ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — On the heels of National Bike Safety Month in May, a new record of nearly 500 Livingston riders participated in the sixth annual Bike Livingston event, a family-oriented bike tour of Livingston’s neighborhoods hosted each year by the West Essex YMCA on the first Sunday ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ – Boys tennis star Michael Sun, ranked first in the state and No. 31 nationally, has been named Livingston Athlete of the Week for his accomplishments in the 2018 season. Having only played for Livingston during his senior year, his national recognition is even more impressive.

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LIVINGSTON, NJ – Despite falling short of the state title only four days after claiming its first Essex County title since 2009, the Livingston High School baseball team rose to the occasion this week to defeat Columbia and share the 2018 Super Essex Conference (SEC) American Division title—the ...

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RALEIGH, NC — What a year it has been for former Newark Academy baseball standout and Livingston native Anthony Giachin. The 6-foot, 210-pound freshman third baseman is finishing up his first season at The United States Military Academy with an appearance in the NCAA Division I Baseball Tournament ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ - The Livingston baseball team continues on with its remaining Super Essex Conference games after being eliminated Thursday from the Group 4 state tournament. On Friday, the Lancers defeated Montclair, 12-1, in six innings. Senior Ryan Cardona went the distance to raise his record ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ - The Livingston baseball team's historic season came to an end on Thursday with a 10-1 loss to Randolph in the quarterfinal round of the NJSIAA Section 1, Group 4 state tournament. Randolph (10-8) led by just a 1-0 score after four innings before breaking it open in the final ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ - The Livingston softball team upset Randolph on the road, 2-0, Wednesday to advance to the semifinals of the Section 1, Group 4 state tournament. Jess Gorman scattered four hits and struck out eight for the complete game victory.   Emma Cooney and Hailey Reuter hit ...

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LIVINGSTON,  NJ - The Livingston baseball team, just 24 hours after winning the Greater Newark Tournament, needed all it could muster to get past Kearny, 8-6, in the first round of the Section 1, Group 4 state tournament on Monday. Livingston (18-3) scored two runs in the sixth inning to break a ...

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VERONA, NJ - Sophomore first baseman Will Egner's grand slam capped a six-run third inning that carried third-seeded Livingston to an 8-3 victory over fourth-seeded Nutley for the Greater Newark Tournament championship on Sunday. It was the first GNT title for Livingston (17-3) since 2009, when ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — All generations of Livingston residents, from local youth to grandparents, supported the Livingston High School athletic department and specifically its senior athletes at the 17th annual “Taste of Livingston” Lancers on Parade Fashion Show and Tricky Tray held on Tuesday at the ...

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VERONA, NJ — The way Ryan Cardona has been pitching this year, a one-run lead can feel like a lot more for Livingston. When facing another ace in Millburn’s Kyle Mazer, however, that run can be very hard to come by. But third-seeded Livingston scratched together a run three batters into the game ...

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VERONA, NJ — From start to finish, the semifinal round of the Greater Newark Tournament (GNT) between the third-seeded Livingston High School and No. 2 Millburn at Verona High School was neck and neck, with the Lancers taking home the win, 1-0. The Lancers, Thanks to Chris Senney’s single to ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — The undefeated West Essex Knights baseball team fell from grace in the quarterfinals of the Greater Newark Tournament against the third-seeded Livingston Lancers, who will advance to this weekend’s semifinals against No. 2 Millburn following Thursday’s 8-0 victory. “It was ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — The third-seeded Livingston varsity baseball team will take on the undefeated West Essex Knights (No. 6) on Thursday after a 4-3 victory over No. 14 Montclair on Saturday advanced the Lancers into the quarterfinal round of the Greater Newark Tournament.   The Lancers led 3-1 ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — Livingston varsity softball’s Emma Cooney led the Lancers to a 7-2 victory over Caldwell on Friday with three runs scored in four at-bats. The ninth-seeded Lancers went on to defeat eighth-seeded Nutley, 8-1, on Saturday in the first round of the Essex County Tournament. Also ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — In the annual battle for the Border Cup Trophy, a tradition that began in 2010 between the Livingston High School and neighboring Millburn girls lacrosse teams, the Lancers emerged victorious on Wednesday afternoon, 13-10. Livingston has hosted and won the cup now for two ...

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MILLBURN, NJ - Almost five weeks after its bats were dominated by Millburn pitcher Kyle Mazer on opening day, the Livingston baseball team got much better swings against the Millers' senior right-hander on Wednesday. Livingston scored four runs in the third inning and went on to a 5-4 victory ...

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WEST ORANGE, NJ — The bases were loaded in the eighth inning of a faceoff between high school baseball rivals Livingston and Seton Hall Prep (SHP) on Monday afternoon when a walk brought in the deciding run for SHP. Lancers starting pitcher Ryan Cardona struck out 10 in the effort and Chris ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — A 12-2 victory over Roselle’s Abraham Clark High School on Monday improves the Livingston High School softball team to 4-8 on the season. In April, the Lancers also defeated Pope John, Nutley and Verona. The Lancers have fallen short in recent matchups against Bishop Ahr, North ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ – The Livingston High School boys volleyball team took on the Bloomfield Bengals in a volleyball county finals rematch on Wednesday. The Lancers, ranked No. 17 in the state, put up a good fight against the No. 9 team, but fell short with a final score of 26-24.  In the first ...

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ESSEX COUNTY, NJ - Defending champion Seton Hall Prep has been awarded the top seed for high school baseball's upcoming Greater Newark Tournament, which begins with preliminary round games next week. Millburn drew the second seed, Livingston No. 3 and Nutley No. 4. Seeds for other teams in the ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — The Livingston boys lacrosse team has won its seventh consecutive game in a 14-6 beatdown of Montclair Kimberly Academy (MKA) on Tuesday evening. “When we were 0-2 we weren’t feeling too good, but I talked about it before—it’s the great senior leadership every day in practice ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — More than 100 local athletes of all ages and gender gathered at Riker Hill Elementary School on Sunday morning to celebrate what Mayor Ed Meinhardt has deemed as “Cricket Day” in the Township of Livingston. The mayor and council joined the recently formed Livingston Cricket ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — Six second-inning runs secure a heavy lead for the Livingston baseball team, which defeated Nutley, 9-3, at home on Monday. Livingston’s Evan Kamikow and Chris Tamburri led the Lancers with three runs batted in (RBI) and two runs scored with on RBI, respectively, followed by ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — Livingston boys basketball’s Kevin Hunter and girls lacrosse’s Nikki Bonvini signed their individual “Letters of Intent” to play at King’s College and Muhlenberg College, respectively, with their families standing nearby to witness the official announcements on ...

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NORTH CALDWELL, NJ — The Livingston boys lacrosse team snagged its fifth consecutive win on Thursday following a 7-2 victory over the West Essex Knights in North Caldwell. “I thought maybe we gave away the first two [games] and that might have motivated us to win the next five,” said Livingston ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — Shortly after April 14 was deemed Knock Cancer Out of the Park Day during the Livingston Little League opening ceremony in honor of 13-year-old Jake Kestler, the Livingston High School varsity baseball team invited Jake to serve as the Lancers’ honorary captain in their 10-0 ...

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