Soccer: Penalty kick goal lifts Mounties past MKA Cougars, 1-0

by Andrew Gardagarda@montclairlocal.newsBoth rain and yellow cards fell on Fortunato Field Tuesday afternoon, as the Montclair High School boys soccer team took on Montclair Kimberley Academy. In a physical, rowdy game from both sides,...

Montclair Football: Mounties fall to Tigers, 49-7 – Rapid Reaction

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8terF_Rcqjkby Andrew Gardagarda@montclairlocal.newsMassillon, Ohio - It was a rough night for the Montclair High School football team as the Mounties fell to the Washington High School Tigers, 49-7.Things started well for Montclair as Walter...

Montclair Tennis: MKA, MHS tennis run into Millburn juggernaut

by Andrew Gardagarda@montclairlocal.newsBRANCH BROOK PARK, NEWARK — The Montclair Kimberley Academy girls tennis team made the semifinals, while the Montclair High School squad fell in the quarterfinals, but the teams had one thing in...

Montclair Football Notebook: Returning to MetLife, Matthews’ first offer, Bloomfield preview

by Andrew Gardagarda@montclairlocal.newsWhile the Mountie faithful are already planning their tailgates and the best way to ditch work to make it to MetLife Stadium for next Friday’s state final against Union City, the players...

Mike Miello named interim athletic director at Montclair High School

By Andrew Garda garda@montclairlocal.newsAfter a period of silence from the Montclair School District, Montclair High School finally has a new Athletic Director.At least for now.The school district has tapped Mike Miello to fill in...

Football: Mounties leave no doubt in 35-14 championship victory over Union City

by Andrew Gardagarda@montclairlocal.newsEAST RUTHERFORD—The best teams respond at big moments, and the Montclair High School football team found itself in such a moment when it stepped onto the field at MetLife Stadium for its...

Montclair Football: Pirates’ late strike sinks Mounties, 29-28

by Andrew Gardagarda@montclairlocal.newsWEST ORANGE —Saturday’s back-and-forth battle between the Montclair Mounties and the Seton Hall Prep Pirates packed as much action into the final 2:16 as they had the entire game.After coming from...

Girls Basketball: Deep first-half hole leaves Montclair on wrong side of 50-26 loss

by ANDREW GARDA garda@montclairlocal.newsThe Montclair girls basketball team showed a lot of guts in the second half against Morristown, but couldn't crawl out of the hole they'd dug in the first two periods. The 1-seed...

Cross Country: Urquidis help Mountie boys to best sectional result ever

By ANDREW GARDA garda@montclairlocal.newsWOODLAND PARK—Led by Stefan Urquidi, Dale Ross and Sebastian Urquidi’s top-15 finishes, the Montclair High School boys varsity cross country team finished in second overall during Saturday’s NJSIAA North 1 Sectionals. The...

Montclair Athletics: Mountie student-athletes sign National Letters of Intent

by Andrew Garda garda@montclairlocal.newsSpring athletes signed National Letters of Intent on Wednesday, Feb. 6 in a ceremony that holds a special place for student-athletes.While the NCAA now launches the signing period with an early November...