Fencing: Veteran fencers lead Mounties to early success

by Andrew Garda garda@montclairlocal.news It’s controlled chaos during fencing practice for the Montclair High School team. Three disciplines — épée, foil and saber — spread across both gym spaces in the George Inness Annex, where freshman...

Soccer: MKA Cougars head to ECT finals while Mounties miss out

by Andrew Garda garda@montclairlocal.news MILLBURN — Wednesday night was a big one for local soccer teams from Montclair High and Montclair Kimberley Academy, as three of them battled for a chance to make it to the...

Montclair Baseball: Mounties battle back to win on ‘Youth Day’

by Andrew Garda garda@montclairlocal.news Key hits by Kyle Miller, Connor McGrath and Danny Banks helped the Montclair High School baseball team overcome an early 4-1 deficit during a cold and rainy day to beat Newark East...

Football: Mounties explode for 574 yards in blowout win over Morristown

by Andrew Garda garda@montclairlocal.news The Montclair Mounties remained undefeated Saturday afternoon, increasing their record to 5-0 with a 56-21 win over the Morristown Colonials. While the day was not without its hiccups, the MHS offense totaled 574...

Kickoff 2017: Montclair Local’s high school football preview

To commemorate Montclair High School's 2017 football season opener, Montclair Local went all out in previewing the upcoming seasons for the MHS, MKA and Immaculate gridiron squads. The result is our special 16-page section,...

Montclair Fencing: Mountie girls epee captures third straight state squad title

by Andrew Garda garda@montclairlocal.news The Montclair High School fencing team continued its strong season this past weekend at the New Jersey Interscholastic Fencing Association Squad Championships at North Hunterdon High School. In Sunday’s girls’ championships, all three...

Track & Field: Bigsby, Young-Bey lead Montclair Mountie Girls heading to NJSIAA Groups

By Andrew Garda garda@montclairlocal.news RANDOLPH — While the Montclair High School girls track & field squad didn’t win the team title at the NJSIAA North Jersey Section 1, Group IV championship meet – they finished third...

Montclair Athletics: Improving Ultimate Frisbee team at MHS indicates a sport on the rise

by Andrew Garda garda@montclairlocal.news For a long time, the rule at Montclair High School’s Athletic Department was “if you can find enough kids, we can help you start a sport.” That’s as true under new Athletic...

Montclair football notebook: East Orange game preview, QB up for ‘Heart of a Giant’...

by Andrew Garda garda@montclairlocal.news Last season East Orange met a Montclair Mounties team coming off a disappointing loss to Union City and suffered a 55-10 loss. This season, the Mounties are rolling, but just as motivated...

Lacrosse: Mounties boy’s seasons gets off to a rough start

by Andrew Garda garda@montclairlocal.news The season got off to a rocky start for the Montclair High School varsity boys lacrosse team, as Seton Hall Prep got an early lead and never let up on their way...