Sports

October 13, 2018

MONTVILLE, NJ - In recent years, the Montville football team has not had much to look forward to late in the season. The Mustangs have not made the state playoffs in 12 years, and have not recorded a winning season since the 2008 campaign. But this year’s team has gotten off to an impressive ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ - The Montville Township High School Field Corps will be hosting its 14th Annual Mustang Classic Musical Festival on Saturday, Sept. 22. The “Mustang Classic” is a festival of music and pageantry sanctioned by the organization USBands. It will be taking place at the MTHS stadium ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ  - Fans going to Scarlet Knights football games will find a long list of ways to improve their game day this year, from the convenience of digital tickets, to opportunities for sideline passes to bottomless popcorn buckets, or maybe a healthier BBQ chicken and mushroom ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ - The Mt. Olive Memorial Day Baseball Tournament is one of the toughest tournaments for eight to 12 year old baseball in North Jersey each spring. Several Montville Baseball coaches and historians were asked and they can not remember another 12U travel baseball team from Montville ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ – The Montville Mustangs junior varsity baseball team defeated the Indian Hills Braves in the Tri-Conference JV Invitational Tournament on May 23 at Paramus High School. The Mustangs battled back against the Oakland, NJ team in the bottom of the 7th inning to win 5-4. This was the ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ – Towaco resident Dilly Duka made a splash at his first FC Motown game, scoring the two goals that gave his team the win, 2-1 against the Red Bulls’ U23 team in the opening round of the US Open Cup played at Drew University. Twenty-one minutes into the game on May 9, Red Bulls ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ – The sun shone bright for the Montville Baseball and Softball Association’s annual parade and opening day ceremonies on Saturday, April 21. The players gathered at Lazar Middle School for the 10 a.m. parade start and walked along Church Lane. The players were brought onto the ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ - This past weekend was one of great success for Montville, as they advanced from the first and second rounds of the Morris County Tournament. In two tough matchups against teams whom the Mustangs know very well, there would have to be little room for error in order to come out ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ - The Montville Lady Mustangs have reached a record of 8-6 after 4 straight victories this past week against Mendham, Chatham, Hudson Catholic and Parsippany Hills. Last Saturday, the team beat Morris Hills in the preliminary round of the Morris County tournament with a score of ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ - The Mustangs are yet again off to a hot start this season, posting a 7-4 record through the first three weeks of the year. Playing in a extremely competitive United Division, Montville has their work cut out for them this year, as they face some of the best teams in all of New ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ - After tackling the unpredictable weather this spring season, the Montville Township High School softball team has started off their season with a record of 3-3. Although the girls began their season with a 3-5 loss against Mendham, Lady Mustangs have fought their way back to a ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ - The 6th Grade Girls Broncos basketball team capped off their season by reaching the semi-final round of the North West Bergen Passaic League.  For the season, the team came in second place in league play (10-5) and posted a winning record overall at 12-10.   “I am pleased with ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ – Somerset Patriots Manager Emeritus and Cy Young Award recipient Sparky Lyle will be the honoree at the 28th Annual Somerset County Park Foundation Raymond L. Hughes Memorial Pro-Celebrity Golf Tournament. Lyle will join local golfers and more than 50 athletes from Major League ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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.

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ - The Morristown Colonials came out strong against Montville on Wednesday handing a 47-37 defeat to the Lady Mustangs on their home court. With only 12 points scored in the first half by Montville as compared to Morristown's 39, the Lady Mustangs had a lot of ground to make up in ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ - The Montville ice hockey team, the top seed in the MCSSIHL Haas Division, continued their hot streak by defeating fifth-seeded Mountain Lakes 4-1 in a Haas Cup semifinal game on Monday at Mennen Sports Arena in Morristown. Montville’s senior leadership was on display as they scored ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ - The night before Valentine’s Day, the Montville boys basketball team beat Pequannock 52-48 as the ‘red-out’ student section stood with high spirits cheering from the stands. Montville began the first half strong with a score of 31-21, yet the game soon became neck and neck by the ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ - On Monday afternoon, the Montville girls basketball team held their annual “Pink Game,” in which the team was victorious over Pope John with a score of 54-31. Since 2012, the team has dedicated one game in their season towards cancer awareness by fundraising for the American ...

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MORRIS KNOLLS, NJ – From start to finish, the No. 5-seeded Jefferson Falcons’ zone defense stymied the Montville girls varsity basketball team in the Mustangs 34-22 quarterfinals loss on Saturday afternoon at Morris Knolls High School as they were eliminated in the Morris County Tournament. The ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ - Montville advances to the second round of the Haas Cup Tournament after defeating 8-seeded Morris Hills, 12-2, during the first round face-off on Thursday. With offensive contributions by all members of the Montville squad, the Mustangs got on the board early in the first ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ – The Jonathan Dayton Bulldogs traveled to Montville on Tuesday and the Lady Mustangs did what the Bulldogs have done much of this season; they built a solid lead in the first half on the way to a 53-33 victory. After the first quarter, the Mustangs led 18-12. They extended the ...

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