Girls Basketball: Montville Makes History Before Ending Season at State Semifinals

March 8, 2018

MONTVILLE, NJ - The second-seeded Montville girls varsity basketball team ended its season with a loss to third-seeded Old Tappan, 54-42, in the semifinal round of the NJSIAA North Jersey, Section 1, Group 3 state tournament on Saturday, March 3.

The Lady Mustangs’ season may be over, but not before they made history by being the first girls basketball team at ...

Montville's Soccer Player Dilly Duka Signs New Contract

MONTVILLE, NJ – Major League Soccer player and Montville Township native Dilly Duka has signed a contract with FC Motown out of Morristown to play for the National Premier Soccer League team, following a broken ankle that has temporarily set his career off the rail. He had most recently played for the New York Red Bulls.

Duka has made 141 appearances and 97 starts over eight seasons in ...

Wrestling: Montville's Liridon Leka Wrestles for an Individual State Title

ATLANTIC CITY, NJ – Montville senior wrestler Liridon Leka wanted to accomplish something no other Mustang has ever done: win an individual wrestling state title. 

Facing Don Bosco’s Peter Acciardi in Sunday’s 220-pound state championship bout, Leka fell just short, placing second at the 2018 NJSIAA Individual Wrestling State Championship at Boardwalk Hall.

“I ...

Girls Basketball: Montville Defeats Ramapo, Advances to State Semifinals

MONTVILLE, NJ - For the first time in Montville Girls Basketball history, the team has advanced to the Semifinal Round of the NJSIAA North Jersey, Section 1, Group 3 State Tournament by defeating 7-seeded Ramapo on Wednesday, 28-20.

"This is new territory," Montville head coach Derek Lynn said. "We've never been here before but we brought the defense and beat ...

Girls Basketball: Montville Advances to Quarterfinals of State Tournament

MONTVILLE, NJ - The No. 2 seeded Montville girls basketball team won its first round game of the north jersey, section 1, group 3 state tournament against Wayne Hills (No. 15 seed) on Monday night, 62-37.

The Lady Mustangs started strong and held onto a healthy lead throughout the game. After the first quarter, Montville led Wayne Hills 20-3 and increased the lead ...

Boys Basketball: Montville Defeats Cedar Grove on Senior Night

MONTVILLE, NJ - The Montville boys basketball team celebrated its seniors on Thursday night before the team went on the defeat Cedar Grove, 54-37.

Montville​​​​​​'s head coach Bill Medina introduced each senior with inspiring words as he bid farewell to eight players who each took the opportunity during their last regular season game to come out strong and put points on the ...

Girls Basketball: Montville Wins on Senior Night

MONTVILLE, NJ - On Tuesday night, Montville hosted its traditional “Senior Night” for the five senior players in the girls basketball program: Jordan Strickland, Amanda Gorski, Madeleine Morris, Bridget Kelly, and Lila Bortniker. The spirited team worked especially hard to decorate the high school gym, hanging a number of posters and pictures on all four walls along with streamers and ...

Montville Ice Hockey Wins Haas Cup Championship

MONTVILLE, NJ - After his team’s 4-1 victory over Mountain Lakes in the Haas Cup semifinal on Monday, Montville ice hockey head coach Alex Beatrice said that whoever plays the hardest from the opening puck drop to the final buzzer will win the Haas Cup on Thursday.

In the end, the team that did that was his Montville Mustangs as they defeated the Whippany Park Wildcats 4-0 at Mennen ...

Boys Basketball: Morristown Nails Five 3-Pointers in Win Against Montville

MORRISTOWN, NJ - The Morristown boys basketball team – peaking at the right time in the midst of its unexpected Morris County Tournament run – celebrated Senior Day in style.

The Colonials picked up their first win in league play on Thursday night, knocking off Montville by a 45-39 score to move their overall record to 10-12 on the season, and 1-6 in NJAC-United ...

Girls Basketball: Montville Victorious Over Sparta on Thursday, 45-33

MONTVILLE, NJ - With three games to go in the regular season, Montville tied its win total of 18 from last year with a 45-33 victory over Sparta on Thursday at home.

The Spartans came out strong outscoring Montville 12-8 in the first quarter. However, the Lady Mustangs answered back with 18 points to Sparta's 6 in the second quarter. Montville's Emma Wax ...

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