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West Essex Girls Basketball Team Seeks Superior Team Chemistry as Season Tips Off Friday

December 10, 2018

NORTH CALDWELL, NJ - A trio of returning starters will be asked to take on expanded roles and help the West Essex girls basketball team integrate a host of newcomers into the rotation as the season gets under way Friday, Dec. 14 at home against James Caldwell High School.

Head coach Maria Faggiani has two seniors and a junior upon whose experience she will be depending as the Lady Knights ...

Two Caldwell Girls Soccer Players Named to 2018 SEC All-Liberty Division Team

NORTH CALDWELL, NJ - The James Caldwell girls soccer team was honored with two selections to the first team of the 2018 Super Essex Conference's All-Liberty Division team.

Angie Nicol and Emily Blankenship of Caldwell both were named to the first team by the conference's coaches. Nicol, a freshman forward, finished with nine goals and three assists for the Lady Chiefs in 2018.

Ice Hockey: West Essex Ties Millburn, 3-3

WEST ORANGE, NJ - The West Essex ice hockey team skated to a 3-3 tie against Millburn on Saturday at Codey Arena.

The Knights (1-1-2) trailed, 2-0, after one period. Alex Laglia provided two assists as they rallied back in the final two periods.

Connor Hapward scored a goal and had an assist, and Dominic Sedicino and Jack Santoro each scored a goal for West Essex, which got 27 saves from ...

Ice Hockey: West Essex Ties Verona-Glen Ridge, 1-1

WEST ORANGE, NJ — Despite a strong showing on Wednesday, the West Essex Knights ice hockey team didn’t get the results they wanted, as the group finished with a 1-1 tie against Verona-Glen Ridge (VGR).

“To end up with a tie is certainly not the way it should be,” said West Essex head coach Marc Gregory. “It was a lopsided game and I assumed we had the better ...

Ice Hockey: Knights Win Opener, Take Lessons From Victory

NORTH CALDWELL, NJ — The West Essex ice hockey team opened the season with a solid 5-3 victory over Bayonne on Friday.

“It’s nice to start off the season with a win like that,” said Knights head coach Marc Gregory.

After taking a 4-1 lead, the Knights were able to avoid a near opening-night disaster when Bayonne battled back to a 4-3 game early in the third. For his ...

Four West Essex Girls Soccer Players Honored on SEC All-Division Team

NORTH CALDWELL, NJ - Hayley Sek of West Essex has been selected to the Super Essex Conference (SEC) All-American Division First Team, as selected by the league's coaches.

A junior defender, Sek headed up the back line for a young West Essex team competing against some of the most elite teams in North Jersey in the American Division. With Sek patrolling the back line, West Essex posted six ...

Two West Essex Boys Soccer Players Named to SEC All-Division First Team

NORTH CALDWELL, NJ - The West Essex boys soccer team was honored with two selections to the first team of the Super Essex Conference's (SEC) All-Liberty Division team.

Sophomore Nico Rosamilia and senior Sebi Morrello each represent West Essex (8-8-2) on the first team selected by the division's coaches. Rosamilia led the Knights in both goals and assists, with 17 and seven, ...

More Than $160,000 Raised at RWJBarnabas Running with the Devils 5K

WEST ORANGE, NJ — More than $160,000 was raised at RWJBarnabas Health’s (RWJBH) second annual Running with the Devils 5K Run and Walk in support of RWJBH and the New Jersey Devils’ collective effort to build stronger communities by promoting healthy, active lifestyles and world-class healthcare.

Proceeds from the race, held at Essex County’s ...

Field Hockey: West Essex Wins Group 2 State Championship

BORDENTOWN, NJ - The West Essex field hockey team made the 70-mile trek to Bordentown and came home with some hardware.

West Essex defeated Seneca High School, 4-0, to win its second NJSIAA Group 2 state championship in the last three seasons on Saturday. The Lady Knights scored two goals in each half.

Freshman Cait Lutz connected for the first goal just over five minutes into the contest.

Fairfield Pirates 10U (New 11s) Win USABL Fall Championship

FAIRFIELD, NJ — The Fairfield Pirates 10U (new 11s) baseball team won the USABL National North Championship, 5-4, over Summit Gold on Sunday, Nov. 4. 

The Pirates won the Championship in the final inning with a walk-off two-run double. 

Coach Michael D'Achille said that it was a pleasure coaching the Fairfield Pirates.

"I am very proud of ...


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