Sports

December 13, 2018

WEST ORANGE, NJ - The Columbia-Nutley ice hockey co-op team scored all its goals in the final period to rally for a 4-1 victory over Frisch Academy on Wednesday. Zach Fagin tied the game, 1-1, with 9:31 left in the game on an assist from Joe Melillo. Leo Carillo gave Columbia-Nutley a 2-1 lead ...

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ALLENTOWN, PA - Senior Michael Blank of the Muhlenberg College football team was named to the All-Centennial Conference second team. Blank, a native of Nutley and a graduate of Seton Hall Preparatory School, earned All-CC honors for the first time. He finished the year with 33 tackles (28 solo) ...

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SCOTCH PLAINS/FANWOOD, NJ -- David S. Blitzer, a co-owner of the New Jersey Devils, Philadelphia 76ers, and Crystal Palace FC, will return to Scotch Plains-Fanwood High School on December 11 for his induction into the school's Hall of Fame. A graduate of the class of 1987, Blitzer went on to ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK - Rutgers student athletes this week gained recognition from the Big Ten Conference, with 86 Scarlet Knight players named to the Fall 2018 Academic All-Big Ten List. The total number of recognized fall sport athletes is a record for the university, topping the 84 students who ...

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WEST ORANGE, NJ - The Columbia-Nutley (C-N) ice hockey co-op team skated to a 6-6 tie against A.L. Johnson of Clark Friday night at Codey Arena. Rocco Albanese scored two goals and assisted on one for Columbia-Nutley (2-0-2), which rallied from a 3-1 deficit after one period. Eli Verdun finished ...

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December 7, 2018 Dear Parents and Guardians, As part of our on-going efforts to enhance security, and layers of safety for students, faculty, and the community attending events in the District, we will be implementing additional facility access protocols. NHS will kick off the Winter ...

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SPARTA, NJ — The Sparta Middle School students welcomed a special guest last week. Eric LeGrand visited just before Thanksgiving, to share his story with the seventh and eight grade students.  LeGrand’s book “The Victorious Story of Eric LeGrand” was a selection for the summer reading book ...

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WEST ORANGE, NJ - The Nutley High School - Columbia High School Hockey Team is ready to hit the ice.  The schedule of home ice (Codey Arena, West Orange) and away events follows:  Wed 11/21 - 5:45pm - scrimmage vs. Montville - Mennen Sports Arena, Morristown Fri 11/23 - 2:00pm - scrimmage ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - It is an understatement to say the Rutgers football season has been "disappointing." But the one benefit for wary Rutgers fans has been the traditional tailgates, a great place to meet up with old friends, commiserate about the current football situation and say "Hi" to Big ...

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EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. — NY Jets wide receiver, Quincy Enunwa will host a U.S. Marine Toys For Tots Holiday Toy Drive on Monday, Dec. 3 at Meadowlands Racing & Entertainment.  Enunwa will meet and greet guests who bring a new unwrapped toy to donate. FOX5 Sportscaster Tina Cervasio will emcee ...

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TROY, N.Y-- This weekends' Journeymen Duals didn't exactly go as planned for the Rutgers University wrestling team, but the day was far from a complete wash. While the Scarlet Knights (4-1) finished the day with a surprising 1-1 split for their first loss of the season, the team's two stars, ...

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NUTLEY, NJ - The Nutley Raider football team defeated the Belleville Buccaneers on the Nutley Park Oval today in the 76th match-up of these neighboring rivals.  The teams first faced off in 1924 when Nutley defeated Belleville 7 - 0. In this century, Nutley defeated Belleville each time the two ...

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The Nutley Department of Parks and Recreation announces that all 7th and 8th grade boys that are registered for Recreation Basketball are required to attend the mandatory rating this evening, November 1, 2018 at Recreation Department, located at 44 Park Avenue. The 7th grade boys rating is ...

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MONTCLAIR, NJ- In the opening round of the North 1 Group 4 state tournament, top-seeded Montclair bested No. 16 seed Morristown, 2-0. The win for Montclair keeps them undefeated and advances them to face Passaic Tech in the next round. For the Colonials, their season comes to an end. After ...

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NUTLEY, NJ - The Nutley High School Student Council will be collecting  non-perishable food items at Saturday's Nutley-Belleville football game to help neighbors who are faced with food insecurity.  Attendees of the game are encouraged to bring one canned or boxed non-perishable item to the ...

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NUTLEY, NJ - Saturday November 3 will mark the 76th time that the Belleville Buccaneers will face the Nutley Raiders in one of the most anticipated match-ups in High School sports in the Garden State.  The teams first faced off in 1924 when Nutley defeated Belleville 7 - 0. In this century, ...

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NUTLEY, NJ - The Nutley Raiders football team was practicing on the Nutley Park Oval this afternoon ahead of Saturday's home game against the Caldwell Chiefs.  Take note: Kick off for Saturday's game is now 1:30 p.m.     

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MONTCLAIR, NJ - Hundreds gathered at the Montclair football home game on Saturday for a ceremony dedicating the Aubrey Lewis Sports Complex. Located at 28 Essex Ave, the ceremony took place before the football kickoff against Bloomfield. Montclair Public School officials and local leaders were ...

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NUTLEY, NJ - DJ lost his warm up jacket at the soccer fields located across from Nutley Parks and Recreation on Park Ave.  The label reads "DJ." The patch reads "RDS Special Developmental Schools" If you have it or have seen it, please email Kris at marin.pilgrim@gmail.com  

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ – High school cheerleading squads from Nutley and Bloomfield captured their respective Super Essex Conference division titles during the Cheer For A Cure fundraiser held on Thursday evening, October 4 at Foley Field. Seventeen schools danced in the rain during the event, with the ...

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NUTLEY, NJ - Undefeated West Essex scored all its points before halftime and coasted to a 42-7 victory over Nutley on the road Saturday. Will Perez broke a 73-yard touchdown run and Patrick Delehanty kicked the extra point to get West Essex (5-0) on the board in the first quarter. Phil Lutz ...

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NUTLEY, NJ - The Nutley United Girls 15U soccer squad has dominated during the 2018 fall campaign, currently sitting at 3-0 with 9 points on the season and in first place in the Northern Counties B Flight Division. The team has scored 16 goals so far this season and their stellar defense has ...

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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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BELLEVILLE, NJ- It took more than 13 minutes of extra play for the Belleville Buccaneers to defeat the Bloomfield Bengals 2-1 in a Super Essex Conference, Liberty Division girl’s varsity soccer game yesterday afternoon (Thursday, September 20). Bloomfield was looking for their first conference ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ -  The Historical Society of Bloomfield (HSOB) hosted a vintage baseball game on Sept. 15 at Wright’s Field, which borders the historic Morris Canal Greenway in Bloomfield. Nineteenth century baseball club The Hoboken Nine took on The Bloomfield Buzzards, with the Hoboken Nine ...

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MONTCLAIR — Nutley had no issue with getting the football and even threatened with some scoring chances Saturday afternoon.  The problem was, the Raiders just couldn’t hold onto to pigskin.  Montclair’s Tariq Jiles came up with a 19-yard pick-six on the first play of the game and Montclair ...

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MONTCLAIR/LITTLE FALLS, NJ - Architectural Digest recently announced its selection for the best designed museums in every state in America. The Yogi Berra Museum & Learning Center, located n the campus of Montclair State University, topped the list in the Garden State. According to a ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ - The Bloomfield Bengals defeated the Nutley Raiders in the football season opener on Foley Field in Bloomfield August 30. The Bengals made the first touchdown of hte night. By the end of the first quarter the  Bengals led 14 - 7. In the second Bengal Kyle Tice made a touchdown ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Rutgers football has decided to go with a freshman over a red-shirt senior for the quarterback job.  Artur Sitkowski will start as quarterback for the 2018 season opener against Texas State on Saturday, Sept. 1, before heading out to Ohio State to compete against one of the ...

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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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