Sports

October 15, 2018

BLOOMFIELD, NJ – It was a celebration of the seniors as the Bloomfield Bengals Girls Varsity Soccer team defeated Science Park of Newark 3-1 in a non-division game last night at Foley Field. With the bulk of the action played in the Science Park end with Bloomfield on the attack, senior Lauren ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ- They’re firing on all cylinders.  The Bloomfield Bengals Boys Varsity Soccer team dominated the Newark Central Blue Devils 5-2 in a Super Essex Conference, Liberty Division match on Monday afternoon, October 8, at a soggy Watsessing Park in Bloomfield.   After Newark Central ...

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NEWARK, NJ - When Jaheem Burks was shot six times in January, his coach at Malcolm X Shabazz High School didn’t think the teen would live - let alone ever play football again. “He looked at me with the coldest stare and said, ‘I’m gonna play this year,’” recalled Shabazz High School Bulldogs ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - One of the eight former Rutgers University football players facing charges from a credit card fraud scheme was released from jail today without bail after a brief court hearing in which the defendant appeared via a video connection from the county jail. Brendan Devera, ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - One of the eight former Rutgers University football players facing charges from a credit card fraud scheme was released from jail today without bail after a brief court hearing in which the defendant appeared via a video connection from the county jail. Brendan Devera, ...

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SPRINGFIELD, NJ - Find a way. Just find a way to grind and maybe an opportunity will present itself. 16-year-old and seventh-seed Michael Thorbjornsen of Wellesley, Mass. did just that on Saturday afternoon as he edged fellow 16-year-old and good friend 12th-seeded Akshay Bhatia of Wake Forest, ...

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NUTLEY, NJ - Nutley East played host to North Ward of Newark and pulled out a win in their final at bat, 7-3. Nutley East picked up a run in the 1st inning and two runs in the 3rd inning to lead 3-0.  North Ward rallied with three runs in the bottom of the 5th to knot the game 3-3.   The ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - For all the critics of the athletics program at New Jersey’s largest public university, there are more than a dozen reasons to cheer for successes of the sports programs and teams on the playing fields, in classrooms and beyond. Here are 17 on the field and off the field ...

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North Star Academy senior Amahri Boyce had just run the 55-meter sprint in 7.26 seconds at the Molloy Stanner Games in the New York Armory in January when she lost her footing on a mat at the end of the track. Instead of celebrating her personal best, Boyce was nursing a pain in her foot. She ...

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BRONX, NY – As baseball approaches the April 15 anniversary of Jackie Robinson’s breaking the color barrier, a new book, BABE RUTH - A Superstar’s Legacy by Jerry Amernic, makes the case that The Bambino never got the coveted opportunity to become a big-league manager for fear that he might push ...

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ROSELLE, NJ – Newark East Side High School edged the Dayton-Brearley-Union Bulldogs 2-1 in an early evening game at Warinanco Ice Rink.   Newark opened the scoring with a goal in the first period and held the 1-0 lead through the second period.  In the third period the Bulldogs tied the game ...

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