Montclair Fencing: Former Mountie aims for 2020 Olympics

by Andrew Gardagarda@montclairlocal.newsAlen Hadzic’s journey towards fencing for the U.S. in the 2020 Olympics began as so many fencing stories do — with a drummer.Honestly, this will all make sense.As Hadzic approached his freshman...

Football: Mounties second half surge routs West Orange, 48-7—Rapid Reaction Andrew Gardagarda@montclairlocal.newsWEST ORANGE—It was a tale of two halves for the Montclair High School football team as the Mounties struggled in the first half and then walloped the West Orange Mountaineers in the...

Montclair Athlete Spotlight: Janyia McGainey-Rodgers, MHS, senior, basketball

This week's Montclair athlete spotlight features Janyia McGainey-Rodgers, a senior playing on Montcliar High School's girls basketball team.

Montclair Athlete Spotlight: Jillian O’Toole, senior, MHS soccer

by Andrew Gardagarda@montclairlocal.newsWhile the Montclair High School girls soccer team was ready for their NJSIAA North 1, Group IV semifinal  matchup against Livingston Tuesday, the weather refused to cooperate. The game was postponed until...

Montclair Track & Field: Mountie boys, girls medal at Essex Championships

Montclair High School boys and girls track teams captured medals again this year at the 2019 Essex County Championships in West Orange on May 15 and 16.

Soccer: Mounties’ season ends in sectional final shootout

by Andrew Gardagarda@montclairlocal.newsKEARNY—Friday night the Montclair High School boys soccer team fought through a physical and skilled Kearny team as well as frigid temperatures, but came up short in penalty kicks to lose the...

Montclair Soccer: Mounties boys and girls squads both advance in ECT

by Andrew Garda garda@montclairlocal.newsFORTUNATO FIELD — It was a successful day for both the Montclair High School boys and girls soccer teams, as both notched wins and advanced in the Essex County Tournament in a...

Montclair Swimming: Mountie girls take 2020 Essex County championship

The Montclair High School girls swim team won their first Essex County championship since 2009, and the boys had a strong second place finish on Jan. 20.

Montclair Football: Mounties trounce Columbia, 44-7 – Rapid Reaction

The Montclair Mounties football team stopped a two-game skid with a 44-7 drubbing of the Columbia Cougars on Saturday, Oct. 5 at Woodman Field.

Softball: MHS softball makes it three in a row with 4-1 win

by Andrew Gardagarda@montclairlocal.newsIt was fitting that the Montclair High School softball team left Grove Street Field — their home away from home — on the heels of a three-game win streak with a 4-1...