Football: Lions, Cougars reboot local rivalry

by Andrew Gardagarda@montclairlocal.newsThis could be the beginning of a beautiful rivalry.Saturday afternoon, Montclair saw what both Montclair Kimberley Academy and Immaculate Conception coaching staffs hope will become a long-standing tradition as the two football...

Basketball: Immaculate hangs on against Montclair High in 78-65 win

by Andrew Gardagarda@montclairlocal.newsTalking to the coaches after Immaculate Conceptions’ 78-65 win over Montclair High School on Thursday, Dec. 21, you might have been confused as to which basketball team had ended up with the...

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...

Montclair Basketball: Immaculate dismantles Hudson Catholic, 60-49

https://youtu.be/bw7JoarGHtMby ANDREW GARDA garda@montclairlocal.newsJERSEY CITY — Before the Immaculate Conception High School boys basketball team destroyed Hudson Catholic on the court in the fourth quarter of the Lions' 60-49 win in the NJSIAA North Jersey,...

Basketball: Lions 82-77 loss to East Side IC back to the drawing board

by Andrew Gardagarda@montclairlocal.newsNEWARK — Bad habits are tough to break, and even the best teams can struggle to shake them.So in some ways, it shouldn’t be a surprise to see Immaculate Catholic’s boys basketball...

Boys basketball: Montclair Immaculate reaches Essex County final after win over Seton Hall Prep

by Andrew Gardagarda@montclairlocal.newsWEST ORANGE — Third time was very much the charm for the Immaculate Conception boys basketball team when it came to Seton Hall Prep.The Pirates had edged the Lions twice in...

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 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 Football: Immaculate gets revenge on MKA, 12-7

By Edward KensikFor Montclair LocalMONTCLAIR - The Immaculate Conception football players and coaching staff were looking forward to last Saturday, hoping to enjoy a sweet sense of revenge after they took the field against...

Montclair Basketball: Fourth quarter surge too little, too late for ICHS in ECT final

by Andrew Gardagarda@montclairlocal.newsNEWARK—42 feet. That's the distance between the baseline and half-court on an average sized high school basketball court.During the 69-66 loss by Immaculate Conception High School's boys basketball team to Newark East...