MKA soccer Paralympian raises awareness, inspires teammates

by Andrew Garda garda@montclairlocal.news For Montclair Kimberley Academy rising junior Shea Hammond, all the usual hurdles for athletes — fierce opponents, long practices, packed schedules — were nothing compared to the one he has had to...

Montclair Lacrosse: MKA tops Rutgers Prep, falls to Pingry in States

by Andrew Garda garda@montclairlocal.news The second time was just as much a charm as the first on Wednesday, May 23, as the Montclair Kimberley Academy boys lacrosse team downed Rutgers Prep two times in less than...

Montclair Baseball: Cougars score six on three hits in playoff win

by Andrew Garda garda@montclairlocal.news In baseball, you have to make the most of the chances you get, and the Montclair Kimberley Academy Cougars absolutely did that in their 6-4 NJSIAA Non-Public B first round win over...

Lacrosse: MKA repeats success against Rutgers Prep in NJSIAA tourney

by Andrew Garda garda@montclairlocal.news The second time was just as much a charm as the first on Wednesday, May 23, as the Montclair Kimberley Academy boys lacrosse team downed Rutgers Prep for the second time in...

Montclair Lacrosse: Cougars win first Prep B title since 2012

by Andrew Garda garda@montclairlocal.news The Montclair Kimberley Academy boys lacrosse program is on a bit of a run. As of last Saturday, May 19, the Cougars had notched four wins in a row, the crown jewel...

Montclair Lacrosse: MKA battles back but loses in second OT

by Andrew Garda garda@montclairlocal.news The season for the Montclair Kimberley Academy girls lacrosse team came to a heartbreaking end Friday, May 18, as the Cougars fell in double overtime to the New Providence Pioneers during the...

Montclair Athlete Spotlight: Lily Pryor, MKA, Lacrosse

by Andrew Garda garda@montclairlocal.news The 2018 girls lacrosse season has had a lot of high points for junior Lily Pryor. She scored her 100th career goal, the Cougars had their first winning season since 2007 and...

Softball: Turvey, Pacifico, produce game-winning surge for Cougars

by Andrew Garda garda@montclairlocal.news The Montclair Kimberley Academy softball team pulled above .500 on Monday as they rallied back from a 4-3 deficit to beat West Orange 5-4. The Cougars’ (3-2, 3-0) rally was set off...

Baseball: MKA eyes big year with veteran lineup

by KEVIN MEACHAM meacham@montclairlocal.news CALDWELL--Montclair Kimberley Academy baseball coach Ralph Pacifico has liked what he’s seen from his strong, deep core of hitters early on in the 2018 season. But the veteran head coach is well...

Athlete Spotlight: Alex Melitz, Montclair Kimberley Academy, Lacrosse

by Andrew Garda garda@montclairlocal.news Monday’s boys lacrosse game between the Montclair Kimberley Academy Cougars and the Montclair High School Mounties was a seesaw affair, with the Cougars building an 11-2 lead only to watch the Mounties...