Athlete Spotlight: Rowan O’Brien, Soccer, Montclair High School

by Andrew Garda garda@montclairlocal.news Montclair High School’s boys soccer team is heading to the NJSIAA North 1, Group 4 finals, in part because of a very stout defense and some exceptional goaltending by senior Rowan O’Brien. While...

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

By ANDREW GARDA garda@montclairlocal.news WOODLAND 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...

Soccer: Mounties fight past West Orange to NJSIAA Final

by Andrew Garda garda@montclairlocal.news Soccer is a funny game. Sometimes you can have a million good chances to score, when the field really feels like it’s tilted in your favor, but you just can’t finish until...

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...

Football: Mounties complete 8-0 regular season with 56-0 win over Columbia – Rapid Reaction

https://youtu.be/IL--RekXmYY by Andrew Garda garda@montclairlocal.news With the 2017 playoffs set to begin next weekend, the Montclair Mounties chief concern was getting out of the game against Columbia with everyone healthy. They were able to do just that Saturday...

Montclair Football Notebook: Columbia Preview, Webb and Team stats, Power Point update

by Andrew Garda garda@montclairlocal.news Montclair High will host its football state tournament opener next Saturday, Nov. 11, at Woodman Field. Looming in the other half of the Mounties’ North 1, Group V bracket are second-seeded Passaic...

Football: Webb’s 348 yards, 4 TDs lead Mounties over Seton Hall Prep, 63-44

by Andrew Garda garda@montclairlocal.news We weren’t sure what the Montclair High School football team would look like if they had to play a full four quarters before Saturday’s 63-44 win over Seton Hall Prep. Now we do. We...

Soccer: Mountie boys roll in state opener after disappointing county semifinal loss

by Andrew Garda garda@montclairlocal.news Coming off a tough loss in the Essex County Tournament semifinals, the Montclair High School boys soccer team wanted to have a strong performance against the Hackensack Comets to reset their season. The...

Soccer: Mounties cruise in state tournament opener, 6-0

by Andrew Garda garda@montclairlocal.news Things change in moments on a soccer field and during a soccer season. A week ago, the Montclair High School girls soccer team had a surprising loss to Livingston during the Essex...

Athlete Spotlight: Sebastian and Stefan Urquidi, MHS Cross Country

by Andrew Garda garda@montclairlocal.news Sebastian and Stefan Urquidi may be twins, but they aren’t the same. Sure, they are both juniors on Montclair High School’s varsity cross country team and also run winter and spring track....