Basketball: Immaculate holds off late surging Mounties 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 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: ICHS girls misfire in 36-25 ECT finals loss to West Orange

by Andrew Gardagarda@montclairlocal.newsNEWARK—It was the first time since 1990 that the Immaculate Conception girls basketball team had been in an Essex County tournament final.It showed during much of the 36-25 loss to first time...

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...

Montclair Football: Immaculate in high gear as Lions shut out Marist, 35-0

For the Montclair Local by Leslie MonteiroA week after suffering their first loss of the season, the Immaculate Conception football team worked hard to ensure that there would not be a losing streak.The Lions...

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...

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: Despite graduations, Lions look to build on 20- win season

by Andrew Gardagarda@montclairlocal.newsThe Immaculate Conception High School boys basketball team had an outstanding season in 2017-18, with appearances in the Essex County Tournament final and the NJSIAA State tournament semi-final, along with an impressive...

Montclair Basketball: Immaculate girls advance in NJSIAA with 57-52 win

by Andrew Gardagarda@montclairlocal.newsCALDWELL—The season continues on for Immaculate Conception's girls basketball team, as the No. 4-seeded Lions beat the No. 5-seeded St. Elizabeth Panthers, 57-52 in the quarterfinals of the NJSIAA Non-Public, North B...

Montclair Basketball: Blanford, Lucas lift Immaculate to thrilling win, ECT semifinal berth

by Andrew Gardagarda@montclairlocal.newsEAST ORANGE — It went down to the final second, but the No. 5 seeded Immaculate Conception girls basketball team held on for a 53-52 victory over the No. 4 seeded East...