Montclair Athlete Spotlight: Gabe Schreiber, Montclair High School, basketball

by Andrew Garda garda@montclairlocal.news Like the rest of the Montclair boys basketball team, Gabe Schreiber was excited to beat Columbia in overtime, 62-61. It wasn’t just that the Mounties had come from behind or that Schreiber...

Lacrosse: Girls edge West Essex in close 9-7 Essex Tourney victory

by Andrew Garda garda@montclairlocal.news The two-seed Montclair High School Girls Lacrosse team fought hard and beat a determined 3-seed West Essex team Saturday morning, advancing to the  finals of the Essex County Tournament. They meet 1-seed...

Field Hockey: Mounties fall short in ECT final against West Essex, 7-1

by Andrew Garda garda@montclairlocal.news WEST ESSEX — Despite a valiant and tireless effort against one of the top teams in New Jersey, the Montclair High School field hockey team fell to No. 1 seed West Essex...

Soccer: Mounties, Cougars look to prove themselves in ECT

by Andrew Garda garda@montclairlocal.news Tournament time is here for the four soccer teams at Montclair High School and the Montclair Kimberley Academy, as the Essex County Tournaments get underway this week. Preliminary rounds of the tournament got...

Football: Unbeaten Mounties gear up for playoffs with 56-0 rout of Columbia

by Andrew Garda garda@montclairlocal.news The Montclair Mounties’ chief concern on Saturday, Nov. 4, was getting out of the game against Columbia with everyone healthy. They did so easily, while also dismantling the Cougars 56-0. Key to avoiding any...

Montclair Cross Country: Mounties place in sectional, head to groups

by Andrew Garda garda@montclairlocal.news GARRET MOUNTAIN—Last Saturday, the Montclair High School cross country teams did something they’ve rarely had the opportunity to do. Both the Mountie girls and boys teams punched tickets to the NJSIAA Group...

Montclair Cross Country: Mountie Girls, Boys win SEC Championship

by Andrew Garda garda@montclairlocal.news For the first time in school history, the Montclair Mounties boys and girls cross country teams won the SEC Championship in the same year. It was the second year in a row...

Montclair Lacrosse: Five Schiffenhaus goals not enough for MHS in 14-11 loss

by Andrew Garda garda@montclairlocal.news MAPLEWOOD — The yearly battle between the Montclair and Columbia High School boys lacrosse teams is always an exciting affair and this year’s — played at Columbia’s Underhill Field on Saturday, May...

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

by Andrew Garda garda@montclairlocal.news Both 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 stumble against Irvington, 34-21

by Andrew Garda garda@montclairlocal.news IRVINGTON—The Montclair High School football team was battling Irvington back and forth Friday night, until a series of unfortunate events in the final 3:30 of the first half swung the game. Irvington’s Zakee...