Montclair Basketball: MKA Cougars hammer Newark Academy, 76-56 in Prep Tourney

by Andrew Garda garda@montclairlocal.news If a team is going to get hot, heading into a tournament is the right time to do it. Montclair Kimberley Academy’s boys basketball team definitely fits that bill, as they extended their...

Montclair Hockey: Mountie ‘D’ grinds out 3-2 Montclair Cup win vs MKA

by Andrew Garda garda@montclairlocal.news As is often the case when Montclair Kimberley Academy and Montclair High School meet, Monday’s battle between the two school’s hockey teams for the Montclair Cup came down to the last minute. But...

Montclair Hockey: Cougars edge Vianney in wild third period

by Andrew Garda garda@montclairlocal.news The Montclair Kimberley Academy Cougars held off St. John Vianney for a 6-5 win Monday at Clary Anderson Arena that almost got away from them. The Cougars had built what felt like...

Basketball: Cougars fight on despite low numbers

by Andrew Garda garda@montclairlocal.news There are an endless array of challenges any team faces in a season. It doesn’t matter the sport — unforeseen challenges are the name of any game. So any coach has to...

Basketball: Wyatt, Murphy lift Mounties past hot-shooting Cougars late

by Andrew Garda garda@montclairlocal.news When you get any Montclair Kimberley Academy and Montclair High school team on the same field against each other, you’re generally in for a roller coaster ride. That was certainly the case last...

Basketball: Cougars shine in crunch time this season

by Andrew Garda garda@montclairlocal.news SUMMIT—Most high school basketball coaches tell their players that if you want to win, you have to play four full quarters. The truth is, sometimes you can get away with a little bit...

Basketball: Fourth quarter surge cements MKA win in Holiday Prep Tournament

by Andrew Garda garda@montclairlocal.news SUMMIT — Most of the time, high school basketball coaches will tell their players that if you want to win, you have to play four full quarters. The truth is, sometimes you can...

Basketball: Cougars numbers are low, their determination isn’t

by Andrew Garda garda@montclairlocal.news The 2017-18 Montclair Kimberley Academy girls basketball team is the smallest one head coach Jessica Bishop has had during her six-year tenure. Bishop faces the season with a grand total of six...

Basketball: Cougars look to disrupt opponents during 2017-18 season

by Andrew Garda garda@montclairlocal.news Montclair Kimberley Academy boys basketball coach Tony Jones has been enjoying the preseason. Last year was a tough one, he says, a year of growth. The team was young and motivation was...

Hockey: Resurgent Cougars fueled by youth

by Andrew Garda garda@montclairlocal.news As the Montclair Kimberley Academy hockey team kicks off its season at Clary Anderson Arena on Friday, Dec. 1, head coach Tim Cook knows he has a talented team, if a very...