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...

Montclair Basketball: Former St. Rose coach Whalen looks to take IC to next level

by Andrew Gardagarda@montclairlocal.newsIf Tuesday night’s practice is any indication, grass won’t be growing under the feet of any members of the  Immaculate Conception girls basketball team this year.New head coach Joe Whalen runs a...

Montclair Basketball: ICHS girls NJSIAA run ends with Saddle River Day

The Immaculate Conception girls basketball team's season came to an end against Saddle River Day, but there is a lot to look forward to in the future.

Montclair Basketball: Carey’s clutch free throws lift Lions over Patrick school in NJSIAA

by Andrew Gardagarda@montclairlocal.newsCALDWELL — Immaculate Conception’s Jalen Carey is the type of player you want with the ball in his hands at the closing moments of a tight basketball game.So it should come as...