Montclair Basketball: Immaculate girls rain 3-pointers in 77-53 win

by Andrew Gardagarda@montclairlocal.newsThree-point shots rained down in the Immaculate Conception High School gym during the girls basketball game against Newark Academy last Thursday resulting in a 77-53 win for the Lions. It would happen...

Basketball: Immaculate’s Salmon says Lions ready to compete for titles

by ANDREW GARDA garda@montclairlocal.newsCompetition and hunger.Watch a few minutes of any Lions boys basketball practice at Immaculate Conception and you’ll quickly learn that is what head coach Jimmy Salmon and his coaching staff are looking...

Montclair Basketball: Lions stumble early, falls to top-ranked Roselle Catholic, 92-63

https://youtu.be/-1wWxz2YIWYby Andrew Gardagarda@montclairlocal.newsROSELLE — Sometimes you're the windshield, sometimes you're the bug, or at least so goes the saying.Sometimes you, the bug and the windshield all get crushed under some tank treads.That's as good...

Montclair Basketball: Immaculate rolls West Side, moves into SEC-American lead

by Andrew Gardagarda@montclairlocal.newsImmaculate Conception High School boys basketball team found itself in a bit of a dogfight Monday night, Feb. 4, when the West Side Roughriders  arrived at the ICHS gym for a battle...

Basketball: Lady Lions get off to a roaring start in back to back wins

by Andrew Gardagarda@montclairlocal.newsYou can’t get off to a better start to a season than Immaculate Conceptions’ girls basketball team did on Friday, when the Lions obliterated Barringer in the opener by a score of...

Boys basketball: Roselle buzzsaw ends Immaculate’s great run

by Andrew Gardagarda@montclairlocal.newsROSELLE — A roller coaster week for the Immaculate Conception High School boys basketball team ended in a somewhat disappointing fashion Saturday afternoon with a 92-63 loss to top-seeded Roselle Catholic in...

Montclair Basketball: Immaculate thumps North Star Academy, advances in ECT

by Andrew Gardagarda@montclairlocal.newsThe tipping point for the winning team in a game doesn’t often come when one of their key players has to leave the court due to foul trouble, but for the Immaculate...

Basketball: Late run can’t bail out IC Lions in 61-58 loss to Seton Hall

by Andrew Gardagarda@montclairlocal.newsCALDWELL—A good comeback can be the highlight of a sports story.But you need to fall behind before you can come back, and sometimes the deficit is too much to overcome.That was...

Montclair Track & Field: Lions 2nd at sectional meet despite small squad

by Andrew Gardagarda@montclairlocal.newsThe Montclair Immaculate Conception track and field team took second in the NJSIAA Sectionals Non-Public North B sectional meet, which took place on May 21 and 22.Led by Isas Waxter, who had...

Montclair Basketball: Lady Lions continue to blow through ECT

by Andrew Gardagarda@montclairlocal.newsThey started out slow, but by the end of regulation, the No. 5-seeded Immaculate Conception girls basketball team had left 12-seeded Bloomfield in the dust on the way to a 78-45 walloping...