Montclair Athletics: MHS continues to send athletes to top colleges

by Andrew Garda garda@montclairlocal.news People often praise student-athletes for their athletic prowess, but for Montclair High School’s athletic department, the focus is very much on the student part of the equation. MHS prides itself on helping students...

Montclair Tennis: Mountie tennis player to play at UConn

by Andrew Garda garda@montclairlocal.news The journey from playing high school tennis to collegiate tennis can be a long and winding one, but few paths have been as long and winding as the one Christian Provenzano took...

Montclair Football: Mounties have new faces in new places this preseason

  by Andrew Garda garda@montclairlocal.news Summer is here, and while school is over, for the Montclair High School football team that just means work is just beginning. The team knows it has a target on its back...

Montclair Fencing: Former Mountie aims for 2020 Olympics

by Andrew Garda garda@montclairlocal.news Alen Hadzic’s journey towards fencing for the U.S. in the 2020 Olympics began as so many fencing stories do — with a drummer. Honestly, this will all make sense. As Hadzic approached his freshman...

Montclair Athletics: Woodman track timetable pushed back

by Andrew Garda garda@montclairlocal.news It seems the groundbreaking on the new track at Woodman Field will have to wait. That’s because during the Board of Education’s last meeting on Monday, June 18, they voted to reject...

Montclair Baseball: MHS pitcher heads to European Championship

by Andrew Garda garda@montclairlocal.news Montclair High School baseball will go international this summer, as the Mounties’ own Conor McGrath will be joining the U18 Great Britain nation team, which will compete in the 2018 CEB Junior...

Montclair Athletics: Board of Ed considers options for Fortunato Field

by Andrew Garda garda@montclairlocal.news Building or rebuilding something on public or town land is without a doubt a long process. Ordinances, logistics, various board approvals — there’s a lengthy list of steps any project must go...

Montclair Track & Field: Bigsby becomes first Mountie outdoor state champ since ‘09

by Andrew Garda garda@montclairlocal.news COLUMBUS—“The circle is yours.” Before any thrower steps onto the launching pad to throw a discus, they have to wait until the previous hurler retrieves their discus and clears the field. Only then...

Montclair Football: Mounties, Lions represented at Robeson Classic Thursday

by Andrew Garda garda@montclairlocal.news While the school year is winding down, some football players from Montclair schools are getting one last chance for a victory lap during the Paul Robeson East-West All Star game, which will...

Montclair Tennis: Kupferman reaches Round of 16 at NJSIAA championships

by Andrew Garda garda@montclairlocal.news Montclair High School tennis standout Leo Kupferman made it through three rounds of the NJSIAA individual singles tournament, but fell just short of advancing to the semifinals with a three-set loss to...