Montclair Basketball: MHS boys survive and advance in NJSIAA with 60-48 win

by Andrew Gardagarda@montclairlocal.newsIt wasn’t always easy for the Mounties boys basketball team, but No. 6-seeded Montclair ultimately was able to surge past No. 11-seeded West Orange with a solid 60-48 win.The Mounties will next...

Athlete Spotlight: Terrell White, Montclair High School, Wrestling

by Andrew Gardagarda@montclairlocal.newsMORRISTOWN—Montclair High School senior wrestler Terrell White might have only recently returned from a toe injury, but he’s one step closer to making his way to Atlantic City and a chance at...

Montclair Swimming: MHS boys fall barely short in sectionals

by Andrew Gardagarda@montclairlocal.newsWAYNE—The NJSIAA North Jersey, Section 1, Public A boys sectional championship ended with a thrilling 400 meter freestyle relay on Thursday, Feb. 14, but not the way No. 1-seeded Montclair High School...

Montclair Wrestling: White, Williams advance in NJSIAA individual tourney

by Andrew Gardagarda@montclairlocal.newsMORRISTOWN—Twelve Montclair High School wrestlers entered the NJSIAA District 11 individual championships Saturday, but only one emerged to qualify for the Region tournament, as Terrell White took third in the 182-pound category.However,...

Montclair Basketball: Mounties slip by Newark Central in ECT first round

Edward Kensik for the Montclair LocalThe Montclair High School boys basketball program wants to tell everybody that the school is not just a football school.The Mounties started to show that on Saturday, outlasting Newark...

Montclair Hockey: Mounties reach McInnis Cup semis, lose key player

by Andrew Gardagarda@montclairlocal.newsThe No. 4-seeded Montclair Mounties hockey team advanced to the semifinal round of the 2019 McInnis Cup with a 4-1 win over 5-seeded Livingtson Monday, Feb. 11.So why did it feel so...

Montclair Basketball: Free throw struggles cost Mountie girls in ECT prelim

by Andrew Gardagarda@montclairlocal.newsThe 34-seeded Montclair High School girls basketball team held the lead over 37-seeded Belleville for three quarters of their Essex County Tournament play-in meeting, but fell just short in the fourth, losing...

Montclair Wrestling: Despite state team tournament loss, Mounties gear up for Districts

by Andrew Gardagarda@montclairlocal.newsSecond-year Montclair High School wrestling head coach Eugene Kline has worked hard over the course of his young tenure to build a family and team atmosphere around a sport that is often...

Montclair Athlete Spotlight: Birgitta Taylor-Lilliquist, MHS, Basketball

by Andrew Gardagarda@montclairlocal.newsSenior Birgitta Taylor-Lilliquist may be in her last year on the Montclair High School girls basketball team, but she’s still working to improve every day. From her first game as a freshman...

Montclair Bowling: Mounties compete at Essex County championships

by Andrew Gardagarda@montclairlocal.newsThe Montclair High School bowling team took part in the 2019 ECADA Tournament on Monday, Feb. 4, the boys in a field of 18, while the girls competed with a dozen other...