Sports

May 22, 2020

MILLBURN, NJ — After schools first shut down in mid-March, the NJSIAA made a statement saying that they would do everything in their power to have a spring season. However, the potential for a return to practices and games was put to rest after Governor Murphy’s most recent statement. The ...

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MILLBURN, NJ — Since the March closure of schools due to the Coronavirus pandemic, the Millburn High School athletic community has been praying for some sort of return to normalcy. However, on May 4, hope for a return to play was extinguished when Governor Murphy announced that schools will remain ...

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HAVERFORD, PA — Short Hills resident and Haverford College men's track & field senior co-captain James Barker has been named a member of the Centennial Conference All-Sportsmanship team, according to a press release from the conference on Wednesday. According to the release, the team ...

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MILLBURN, NJ — Yesterday afternoon, athletes from the class of 2020 came together for a video meant to share their support for the township and its residents. A Message from some of our Class of 2020 spring athletes. #millburnstrong pic.twitter.com/RCUwYjYwFX — Millburn Athletics ...

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MILLBURN, NJ — For spring sport athletes, the season is the one thing that gets them through the school year. It’s what they look forward to — getting back out on the field to compete for a championship. However, in 2020, due to the global pandemic effectively pausing all action in the world, ...

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MILLBURN, NJ — With the coronavirus pandemic halting day-to-day life for the time being, high school sports programs are stuck in a state of limbo. As long as schools remain closed, athletic events are shelved as well. However, the New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association (NJSIAA) ...

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MILLBURN, NJ — At the conclusion of a season that saw both teams attain championship glory, the fifth and sixth grade boys travel basketball teams were honored by the Millburn Recreation Department at their meeting on March 11. Both teams won their respective league championships last month. The ...

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MILLBURN, NJ — As the Millburn High School Athletic Hall of Fame prepares to announce its newest induction class, TAPinto Millburn/Short Hills will be taking a look back at the hall of fame classes that have proceeded this year's inductees. The groups inducted into the hall of fame comprise some ...

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Congratulations to all the Millburn Recreation Basketball Champions for 2019-2020! 4th Grade Boys: The Clippers defeated the Mavericks 31-7 led by Chase Perilman who had 14 points and Graham Vogel who finished with 11 points. 4th Grade Girls: The Comets prevailed in a nail biter holding on to ...

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MILLBURN, NJ — After getting back on track with impressive victories over West Essex and Cedar Grove in their previous two contests, Millburn Boys Basketball fell below .500 once again after an uninspiring second-half performance against Belleville on Senior Night, 55-48. The final score made ...

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MILLBURN, NJ — It took only one season, but Millburn's Fifth Grade Boys Travel Basketball team is on top of the mountain after winning their championship game last night, 44-40 against an undefeated and top seed Maplewood/South Orange squad. The game started off slow for Millburn as they went ...

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MILLBURN, NJ — Earlier this afternoon, the Millburn Athletic Department announced this year's inductees for the 2020 Millburn High School Athletic Hall of Fame. The following individuals will be honored at the ceremony on April 4, 2020; John Amorosa (1997), Leslie Konsig (2000), Cap Arata ...

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CHARLESTON, SC — Jed Akwaboah, a defender from Short Hills, was recently selected to appear with the 2020 id2 National Selection Boys Team. Next month, Akwaboah and the rest of the roster that will travel to England and Scotland from March 13-24, for a tour of friendlies against top academy ...

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MILLBURN, NJ — The week of potential championship success for the Millburn Recreation Department travel teams continues on Friday, when the Millburn Sixth Grade Boys travel basketball team face off in the championship of the Suburban League versus undefeated West Orange. Millburn is 12-3, ...

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WEST ORANGE, NJ — After a season of ups and downs, the 2019-2020 Millburn Ice Hockey Team took to the ice for the final time yesterday afternoon in an 8-4 loss to Madison. The Dodgers grabbed the lead early, and after Millburn tied it on a Duncan Stewart goal from Matt Riskin and Jack Schob, ...

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MILLBURN, NJ — After a 39-29 win against Livingston earlier this month, the Millburn Fifth Grade Boys' Travel Basketball team finds itself in the final. Millburn was led in scoring against Livingston by Chace Redler and Leo Dalton with strong support from Quin Barkley, Brandon Rey and Alex ...

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MILLBURN, NJ — Earlier this afternoon, the Millburn Ice Hockey team found out their seeding in the 2020 Public C State Tournament. The Millers will be taking on Madison Ice Hockey this upcoming Monday, Feb. 24 at 4:15 p.m. The winner of the matchup will move on to face Summit, the reigning and ...

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WEST ORANGE, NJ — It was a hard-fought contest all game long, but in the end, Millburn would fall just short of getting a chance to play for its third straight Kelly Cup. The Millers battled Verona/Glen Ridge all game long, but Noah Martinez would score the eventual game winner with 2:15 left in ...

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WEST ORANGE, NJ - In the single elimination bracket of the Kelly Cup Playoffs, the motto is simple; survive and advance. Saturday Night, the Millburn Ice Hockey team did just that, scoring early in the first and putting in a complete defensive game en route to a 1-0 win over Governor ...

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MILLBURN, NJ — After wrestling got their turn in the spotlight for senior night, the girls' basketball team stepped up to the plate, when they took on Livingston in the main gym Thursday evening. The team honored Taylor Nemet, Paige Nemet, Claire Kirshembaum, Brooke Exelbert, Avery Schwab ...

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MILLBURN, NJ - With one last run ut on to the mat, Millburn Varsity Wrestling completed its season Thursday evening, with a senior night ceremony held before facing off against Madison. The team honored seniors Dennis Choe, Sam Cohen, Matthew Fisher, Travis Green, Francesco Marolli, Ben Sinins ...

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MILLBURN, NJ - Last night, the sixth grade Millburn Travel Basketball team showed why they are one of the most talented teams in the area. Faced with a first round playoff matchup at Millburn High School, the Millers took a hold of the game early, and dominated throughout, winning 52-27, and ...

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MILLBURN, NJ — After a win over Nutley, it's on to the championship game for the Millburn Recreation Department's Fifth Grade Girls Travel Basketball team. Millburn won 26-18 off of 14 points from Claire Balady, eight points from Victoria Zenoni and four points from Sydney Tavel. While this was ...

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MILLBURN, NJ — In a span of 16 minutes, The Millburn Boys Basketball team's ice-cold shooting performance was the difference in a 57-36 loss to orange Tuesday afternoon. A combination of factors led to the Millers scoring only five total points across the second and third quarters, a slump that ...

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MILLBURN, NJ -The Millburn High School Girls Basketball team came out of the locker room at halftime motivated, but could not cut the deficit to less than five in 36-24 loss to Cedar Grove on Monday night. Brooke Exelbert led all Millburn scorers with eight points in the loss. Claire Kirshenbaum ...

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MILLBURN, NJ — Off of a successful 7-3 inaugural season, the Millburn fifth grade boys travel basketball team is gearing up for a big playoff contest tomorrow against Livingston's fifth grade squad. Their stellar play this season clinched them the number three seed in the playoffs. Millburn was ...

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MILLBURN, NJ — Another week brings another slate of contests for Millburn varsity athletes. Check out the schedule below: MONDAY: Girls Basketball vs. Cedar Grove - 4:00 p.m. Wrestling @ NJSIAA First Round, Phillipsburg - 6:00 p.m. Fencing @ Bernards 6:30 p.m. TUESDAY: Boys ...

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WEST ORANGE, NJ — The last time these two teams met in the regular season, the level of physicality was palpable. That tension carried over into last night's game, as Millburn Ice Hockey battled through a war of attrition to grab a 2-2 tie against rival Cranford. Both teams have had victories in ...

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WEST ORANGE, NJ — On a night where the Millburn Ice Hockey Team honored their seniors, one member of the senior class put the team on his back for a come-from-behind victory. Captain Matt Riskin recorded a natural hat trick across two periods of play, as Millburn defeated Scotch Plains/Fanwood ...

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MILLBURN, NJ — It may not be the Super Bowl, but a new week brings a whole new set of varsity athletic events at Millburn High School. Check out the schedule below: MONDAY: Swimming @ Montclair Kimberly Academy -12:30 p.m. Bowling @ Hanover lanes - 2:00 p.m. Fencing @ Cobra Fencing ...

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